In committee in third legislative week: Year-round fireworks and fee increase

Legislation that had been scheduled for consideration in the second week of the 2020 regular session got moved to the third week after the House canceled all its Feb. 13 committee meetings so lawmakers could attend the funeral of a member’s spouse:

Statewide sales of small fireworks, plus fireworks fees increase in committee next week

Senate committees did meet and this bill was approved:

Senate panel OKs placing micro markets under Ag & Industries’ jurisdiction

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