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 5/9/24 4/23/24 4/30/24 No No
Alaska 1/16/24 5/15/24 2/19/24 2/19/24 Yes No
Arizona 1/8/24 6/15/24 2/5/24 1/29/24 No No Session extended past 4/20/24 deadline
Arkansas 4/10/24 5/9/24 4/24/24 4/24/24 No No Special session, re: appropriations, tax cuts, convenes 6/17/24
California 1/3/24 8/31/24 2/16/24 2/16/24 5/24/24 Yes No Budget deadline 6/15/24
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 Special session, re: car tax, various other issues, 6/26/24 - 6/27/24
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 4/10/24 2/2/24 1/19/24 3/4/24 No No
Illinois 1/16/24 5/29/24 2/9/24 2/9/24 4/19/24 Yes No Adjournment delayed from 5/24/24; Veto session 11/12-24 - 11/21/24
Indiana 1/8/24 3/8/24 1/18/24 1/16/24 2/6/24 No No Technical session, scheduled for 5/14/24, cancelled
Iowa 1/8/24 4/20/24 1/26/24 1/26/24 3/4/24 Yes No
Kansas 1/8/24 4/30/24 2/7/24 2/7/24 2/23/24 Yes No Special session, re: taxes, 6/18/24
Kentucky 1/2/24 4/15/24 2/26/24 2/28/24 No No
Louisiana 3/11/24 6/3/24 4/2/24 4/2/24 5/31/24 No No
Maine 1/3/24 4/17/24 Yes No Veto session 5/10/24
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 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
Mississippi 1/2/24 5/4/24 2/19/24 2/19/24 3/14/24 No No Legislature declined to reconvene 5/14/24, as provided under adjournment agreement
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 Special session, re: taxes, 7/25/24 - 8/14/24
Nevada No regular session in even-numbered years
New Hampshire 1/3/24 6/13/24 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 Special session, re: public safety, convenes 7/18/24
New York 1/3/24 6/8/24 Yes No
North Carolina 4/24/24 6/27/24 5/7/24 5/7/24 Yes No Adjourned 6/27/24, but not sine die; reconvening in skeleton sessions and/or limited purposed July 10, July 29-Aug. 1, Sept. 9-11, Oct. 9, Nov. 19-22, & Dec. 11-13
North Dakota No regular session in even-numbered years
Ohio 1/2/24 12/31/24 Yes No Special session, re: elections, 5/28/24 - 5 /31/24
Oklahoma 2/5/24 5/30/24 1/18/24 1/18/24 3/14/24 Yes No Special session, re: taxes, convened 1/29/24, in recess; Special session, re: Senate nominations, 7/15/24
Oregon 2/5/24 3/7/24 No No
Pennsylvania 1/2/24 11/30/24 Yes No
Rhode Island 1/2/24 6/14/24 2/15/24 2/15/24 No No
South Carolina 1/9/24 5/9/24 4/10/24 Yes No Veto/budget session(s) held 6/5/24, 6/18/24, & 6/26/24
South Dakota 1/9/24 3/26/24 2/1/24 2/1/24 2/21/24 No No
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 Special session, re: schools, public lands, appointments, 6/19/24
Vermont 1/3/24 5/10/24 3/15/24 Yes No Veto session 6/17/24
Virginia 1/10/24 3/9/24 1/19/24 1/19/24 2/13/24 No Yes Special session, re: budget, 5/13/24; reconvening, re: veterans benefits, 7/18/24
Washington 1/8/24 3/7/24 2/13/24 Yes No
West Virginia 1/10/24 3/9/24 2/13/24 2/19/24 2/28/24 Yes No TBA mid-August special session, re: childcare; Special session, re: various appropriations, 5/19/24 - 5/21/24
Wisconsin 1/16/24 3/12/24 Yes No Interim, committee work 3/15/24 -1/6/25; Senate veto session 5/14/24
Wyoming 2/12/24 3/8/24 2/16/24 2/16/24 2/26/24 No No