The 90th biennium of the Minnesota Legislature is underway!
Both House and Senate lawmakers will kick off the 2017 legislative session by holding floor sessions at noon.
In the House, 76 Republican and 57 DFL members (a special election in District 32B is scheduled for Feb. 14) will take their seats, including 23 newly elected legislators. Anticipated activities of the session include members-elect taking their oath of office, and members electing the Speaker, Chief Clerk, and other officer positions. Here is a link to the live House floor session. Similar activities can be expected in the Senate session.