North Dakota Legislators Settling Differences In Conference Committees…


North Dakota legislators settling differences in conference committees…

The end-of-session conference committees provide three lawmakers from each chamber an opportunity to discuss differing versions of bills that the House and Senate have already passed. Once a conference committee reaches an agreement, the bill is sent back for a floor vote.
While lawmakers began meeting in conference committees last week, legislative leaders set aside Tuesday for committees to work on individual bills and opted against holding floor sessions. The move saves a legislative day, as lawmakers are hoping to adjourn before their constitutional limit of 80 days is up.

Majority leaders in the House and Senate, Republicans Al Carlson and …

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