Growing our Tourism Industry
Growing our Tourism Industry

When we pass legislation to grow our economy, it does not stop at tax incentives and workforce training.In Arkansas, we know our economy can also grow...

Final Week of the 2019 Regular Session
Final Week of the 2019 Regular Session

More than 900 bills have been signed into law this session. This General Assembly has reduced taxes, addressed infrastructure needs, increased funding...

Daily Summary for April 10, 2019
Daily Summary for April 10, 2019

The vast majority of work for the 2019 Regular Session is now complete.  We will meet one final time later this month to address any unfinished b...

Daily Summary for April 9, 2019
Daily Summary for April 9, 2019

On Tuesday, the House passed HB1876, the bill to amend the Revenue Stabilization Law. The bill outlines the $5.7 billion budget for Fiscal Year 2020....

Daily Summary for April 8, 2019
Daily Summary for April 8, 2019

The Joint Budget Committee advanced HB1876, the bill to amend the Revenue Stabilization Law. The bill outlines the $5.7 billion budget for the Fiscal...

Week 12 of 2019 Regular Session
Week 12 of 2019 Regular Session

The state budget is guided by the Revenue Stabilization Act (RSA) which is typically one of the last items passed every session.  Members will be...

Proposed Budget for Fiscal Year ’20 Released
Proposed Budget for Fiscal Year ’20 Released

Members have now been provided with the proposal for next year’s budget. You can read the proposal here. FY20 RSA Schedule.pdfThe state budget is...

Daily Summary for April 4, 2019
Daily Summary for April 4, 2019

In a vote of 68-20 with 2 members voting present, the House passed HJR1008. This is a proposed constitutional amendment for the November 2020 ballot....

Daily Summary for April 3, 2019
Daily Summary for April 3, 2019

The House approved HR1073. This resolution allows for the introduction of a third proposed constitutional amendment. The proposed amendment, which can...

Daily Summary for April 2, 2019
Daily Summary for April 2, 2019

The House Revenue and Taxation Committee advanced SB576. This bill requires out of state online retailers to collect and remit state sales tax. The bi...