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DateDayWeekdaySignificant DatesReference
15-Nov-2016-69TuesdayFirst day a legislator-elect may file legislation after the electionJR4-2-101(2)(b)
01-Dec-2016-53ThursdayLast day for governmental entities to request bills without floor approvalUtah Code Section 36-21-1
Last day for legislators to designate priority bill request number oneJR4-2-102(2)(a)(i)
21-Dec-2016-33WednesdayLast day for Executive Appropriations Committee to set initial budget mattersJR3-2-402(2)(a)
05-Jan-2017-18ThursdayLast day for a legislator to designate priority bill request number twoJR4-2-102(2)(a)(ii)
23-Jan-20170MondayA legislator shall file a financial disclosureUtah Code Section 20A-11-1603JR6-1-201(2)
First day of the annual General SessionUtah Const. Art. VI, Sec. 2
26-Jan-20174ThursdayLast day for a legislator to designate priority bill request number threeJR4-2-102(2)(a)(iii)
02-Feb-201711ThursdayLast day to request bills or appropriations without floor approvalJR4-2-101(3)(a) JR4-3-101(2)(b)
Last day to approve bills for numbering without floor approvalJR4-2-101(3)(b)
07-Feb-201716TuesdayLast day for the Legislature to either pass or defeat each base budget bill (by noon)JR4-5-201(2)
25-Feb-201733SaturdayLast day for the Legislature to present a bill to the governor, where the governor is required to act on the bill before the end of sessionUtah Const. Art. VII, Sec. 8
03-Mar-201739FridayLast day for Executive Appropriations Committee to complete all decisions necessary to draft the final appropriations billJR3-2-402(6)(b)
06-Mar-201742MondayAny bond bill shall be made available to legislators by noonJR4-5-301(1)
Last day for a motion to reconsiderSR4-9-101 HR4-9-101
Last day to consider bills from own houseSR4-3-106 HR4-3-104
07-Mar-201743TuesdayLast day for legislators to prioritize fiscal note bills and identify other programs for new fundingJR4-5-101(2)(a)
Last day final action must be taken on each bond bill by calendared closing timeJR4-5-301(2)
Last day final action must be taken on each general appropriations bill, supplemental appropriation bill, and school finance bill by calendared closing timeJR4-5-202(2)
09-Mar-201745ThursdayLast day of sessionUtah Const. Art. VI, Sec. 16
29-Mar-201765WednesdayLast day the governor may sign or veto billsUtah Const. Art. VII, Sec. 8
08-May-2017105MondayLast day a veto-override session may beginUtah Const. Art. VII, Sec. 8
09-May-2017106TuesdayNormal effective date for billsJR4-1-203 Utah Const. Art. VI, Sec. 25
First day for a legislator to open a bill file for the next General SessionJR4-2-101(2)(a)