by Andrew Walden
Friday February 16, 2018 marks the ‘First Lateral’ drop-dead deadline for bills before the Legislature.
The Legislative website glossary defines a ‘Lateral’ Deadline as one “by which a bill must move to the final referral committee.”
Bills which have not moved to their final committee are removed from consideration for the session.
According to the Legislative website, these 2,834 bills are still alive: