2014 Session Legislative Deadlines

Date Description
Monday, October 21, 2013 Senators may begin filing bills for the 2014 Session. (Senate Rule 44) Senators can file no more than a total of ten bills or joint resolutions (Senate Rule 48(b))
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 Organization Day for the 2014 Session (IC 2-2.1-1-3(a)) - Representatives may begin filing bills (House Rule 103). Representatives shall be permitted to file no more than five bills (House Rule 108.2)
Monday, January 6, 2014 Senators may file only two bills per business day beginning today. (Senate Rule 48(b))
Monday, January 13, 2014 Latest day session must reconvene (IC 2-2.1-1-3(b))
Friday, January 10, 2014 Deadline for filing Senate bills (Senate Rule 48(b)) not later than 4:00 p.m.
Fourth Meeting Day in January Deadline for filing House bills (House Rule 107, not later than 2:00 p.m.)
Fifth Meeting Day in January Filing of House vehicle bills (House Rule 106.1)
Seven (7) calendar days after last day for filing Last day Senate bills may be assigned to Senate committees. (Seven (7) calendar days following the last day for filing Senate bills and resolutions (Senate Rule 49(a))
Ten (10) calendar days after filing Last day House bills may be assigned to committees unless committees have not been appointed, in which case bills shall be referred within ten (10) calendar days after the appointment of committees. (House Rule 112)
Wednesday, February 5, 2014 Last day for 3rd reading of Senate bills in Senate (Senate Rule 79(a), subject to Senate Rule 88(b))
Noon Tuesday, February 4, 2014 Last day for Senate to receive House bills (Senate Rule 79(b), subject to Senate Rule 88(b))
Monday, February 3, 2014 Last day for 3rd reading of House bills in House (HouseRule 147)
Monday, March 3, 2014 Last day for 3rd reading of Senate bills in House (House Rule 148)
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 Last day for 3rd reading of House bills in the Senate (Senate Rule 79(b))
Monday, March 3, 2014 Last day for House adoption of conference committee reports without Rules Committee approval (House Rule 161)
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 Last day for Senate adoption of conference committee reports without Rules Committee approval (Senate Rule 86(j) and (k))
Friday, March 14, 2014 Last day for adjournment of both houses (IC 2-2.1-1-3(b)).