2024 Legislative Session Dates
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Planning for 2024? This resource collects important projected dates for the upcoming state legislative sessions. This page will be updated as additional information on session dates is released. Click the button to download the PDF quick-reference version.

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State Session Dates Intro Deadlines Crossover Deadline Carryover Other Notes and Deadlines (Special Session, etc.)
Start Adjournment House Senate '23 to '24 '24 to '25
Alabama 2/6/24 5/20/24 No No
Alaska 1/16/24 5/15/24 2/19/24 2/19/24 Yes No
Arizona 1/8/24 4/20/24 2/5/24 1/29/24 No No First house committee deadline 2/16/24; Second house committee deadline 3/22/24
Arkansas 4/10/24 5/9/24 4/24/24 4/24/24 No No Session's end may be pushed back 15 days by supermajority vote
California 1/3/24 8/31/24 2/16/24 2/16/24 5/24/24 Yes No Last day for bills from 2023 to pass house of origin 1/31/24
Colorado 1/10/24 5/8/24 2/9/24 2/2/24 3/15/24 No No
Connecticut 2/7/24 5/8/24 No No
Delaware 1/9/24 6/30/24 Yes No
Florida 1/9/24 3/8/24 1/9/24 1/9/24 No No
Georgia 1/8/24 3/28/24 2/29/24 Yes No
Hawaii 1/17/24 5/3/24 1/24/24 1/24/24 3/7/24 Yes No
Idaho 1/8/24 3/22/24 2/2/24 1/19/24 3/4/24 No No Deadline for non-fiscal committees to introduce bills 2/9/24; crossover deadline and adjournment dates are target dates
Illinois 1/16/24 5/24/24 2/9/24 2/9/24 4/19/24 Yes No Senate crossover deadline 4/12/23; House crossover 4/19/23
Indiana 1/8/24 3/14/24 1/18/24 1/16/24 2/6/24 No No Crossover deadline for House bills 2/5/24; Senate bill crossover 2/6/24
Iowa 1/8/24 4/16/24 1/26/24 1/26/24 3/4/24 Yes No 1st "funnel" deadline (committee deadline in first house) 2/16/24; 2nd funnel 3/15/24
Kansas 1/8/24 5/3/24 2/7/24 2/7/24 2/23/24 Yes No First adjournment 4/5/24; recess 4/6/24 - 4/28/24; veto session begins 4/29/24
Kentucky 1/2/24 4/15/24 2/26/24 2/28/24 No No Veto recess 3/29/24 - 4/9/24
Louisiana 3/11/24 6/3/24 4/2/24 4/2/24 5/31/24 No No Special session, re: redistricting, 1/15/24 - 1/23/24; Special session, re: crime, 2/19/24 - 2/29/24
Maine 1/3/24 4/17/24 Yes No
Maryland 1/10/24 4/8/24 2/9/24 2/5/24 3/18/24 No No
Massachusetts 1/3/24 7/31/24 Yes No Committee deadline 2/7/24; Formal session ends 7/31/24; Informal session 8/1/24 - 12/31/24
Michigan 1/10/24 12/31/24 Yes No
Minnesota 2/12/24 5/20/24 Yes No Deadline to pass bills from non-fiscal committees 3/22/24; fiscal committee deadline 4/19/24
Mississippi 1/2/24 5/5/24 2/19/24 2/19/24 3/14/24 No No First house committee deadline 3/5/24
Missouri 1/3/24 5/17/24 3/1/24 No No Veto session 9/11/24
Montana No regular session in even-numbered years
Nebraska 1/3/24 4/18/24 1/18/24 Yes No
Nevada No regular session in even-numbered years
New Hampshire 1/3/24 6/28/24 1/4/24 4/11/24 Yes No
New Jersey 1/9/24 12/31/24 No Yes
New Mexico 1/16/24 2/15/24 1/31/24 1/31/24 No No
New York 1/3/24 6/6/24 Yes No
North Carolina 4/24/24 7/31/24 Yes No Non-voting sessions Jan. 17-18; Feb. 14 -15; Mar. 13-14; Apr. 10-11
North Dakota No regular session in even-numbered years
Ohio 1/2/24 12/31/24 Yes No
Oklahoma 2/5/24 5/31/24 1/18/24 1/18/24 3/14/24 Yes No Special session, re: taxes, convened 1/29/24
Oregon 2/5/24 3/10/24 No No First house committee posting deadline 2/12/24; First house committee passage deadline 2/19/24
Pennsylvania 1/2/24 11/30/24 Yes No
Rhode Island 1/2/24 6/30/24 2/15/24 2/15/24 No No Senate committee deadline 4/11/24; Initial House committee bill hearing deadline 4/10/24
South Carolina 1/9/24 5/9/24 4/10/24 Yes No
South Dakota 1/9/24 3/25/24 2/1/24 2/1/24 2/21/24 No No Veto recess 3/8/24 - 3/24/24
Tennessee 1/9/24 4/25/24 1/31/24 2/1/24 Yes No
Texas No regular session in even-numbered years
Utah 1/16/24 3/1/24 1/26/24 1/26/24 2/27/24 No No
Vermont 1/3/24 5/9/24 3/15/24 3/15/24 3/15/24 Yes No Crossover deadline (3/15/24) in Vermont is deadline for bills to pass committee in house of origin; fiscal bill crossover 3/22/24
Virginia 1/10/24 3/9/24 1/19/24 1/19/24 2/13/24 No Yes Reconvened (Veto) Session 4/17/24
Washington 1/8/24 3/7/24 2/13/24 Yes No Committee deadline, except fiscal cmtes, 1/31/24; fiscal committee deadline 2/5/24
West Virginia 1/10/24 3/9/24 2/13/24 2/19/24 2/28/24 Yes No Carryover in WV for selected House bills only; Senate bills do not carryover
Wisconsin 1/16/24 3/14/24 Yes No Last day of session for Assembly 2/22/24; Senate session ends 3/14/24
Wyoming 2/12/24 3/8/24 2/16/24 2/16/24 2/26/24 No No