About the Arkansas General Assembly
About the Arkansas General Assembly

There is a new rule taking effect this session which changes the way our many of our committees are formed.The House consists of 10 standing committee...

Rep. Davis and Sen. Hester file Transformation Legislation

Representative Andy Davis (District 31) and Senator Bart Hester (District 1) are filing the first in a series of bills addressing the transformation o...

City, State elected officials call for Little Rock West High School in 2019

(Little Rock) – Representative Andy Davis (R, District 31), Representative Jim Sorvillo (R, District 32), and Little Rock City Director Lance Hines (W...

What AR General Revenue Taxes Pay For
What AR General Revenue Taxes Pay For

The Arkansas Tax Reform and Relief Task Force has completed its recommendation for the 2019 Regular Session.

New Laws for 2016

Typically when a bill is passed in the state legislature, if it doesn’t have an emergency clause, it will take effect 90 days after we adjourn.  ...

Take Your Legislator to School Begins

Arkansas Legislators to Participate in 4th Annual "Take Your Legislator to School Month"See full News ReleaseLittle Rock, Arkansas (August 8, 2018) –...

Arkansas Women's Suffrage Centennial
Arkansas Women's Suffrage Centennial

On August 27, 2017, Governor Asa Hutchinson created the Arkansas Women's Suffrage Centennial Commemoration Committee (WSCCC) to lead the state's remem...

Statement from Speaker Shepherd on Rep. Gates

“I have been made aware of the arrest of Rep. Gates this morning.It is deeply troubling to hear of any member of the House facing criminal charges.In...

A Special Message from Speaker Jeremy Gillam

 If there is one thing I’ve learned in the last 7 and a half years, it is that civility is about much more than just being nice.  It is not...

Take Your Legislator to School Begins

NEWS RELEASE For more informationCecillea Pond-Mayo (501) 537-9303cecillea.pond-mayo@arkansashouse.org ARKANSAS LEGISLATORS TO PARTICIPATE I...