The 2023 General Assembly session gaveled to order on Wednesday, January 11th. The session runs 46 days and is scheduled to end on February 25. During the course of the session, legislators likely will consider more than 2,000 bills and hundreds of resolutions. Amendments to the current two-year state budget also will be crafted. “Cross-over day,” the last day for each house to act on its own bills, is February 7. House and Senate amendments to the state budget for fiscal years 2023 and 2024 will be released in early February as well. Information about the 2023 session is available on the Legislative Information System. Updates on legislative items of interest to local governments will posted regularly on the TJPDC website.