Legislative Bill Tracings

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These are all of our tracings from 1983 to the present. A small number of older tracings are also included.

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1. Enter your search term into the “Equal To:” search field below. Please leave the other search fields blank. You can search by the year, the bill number or both. Example: 1983 SB 403.

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3. Click the magnifying glass icon that appears to the left of the legislative bill tracing title to download or open a PDF of that tracing.


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1. Click on the “Search for:” field on the left side of the webpage below and select “Notes Word.”

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