February 17, 2014 was the last day to introduce bills in the Senate and House. No additional bills of interest to appraisers have been introduced since February 10, 2014. HB 4093, which allows the Board to promulgate rules related to requirements for licensure and certification, passed the House Committee on Government Organization on February 12, 2014. Both are now in the House Committee on Judiciary. Bills are due out of the committee of their house of origin by February 23, 2014. The 2014 Regular Session ends on March 8, 2014. As always, the Board urges the appraisal community to keep informed of legislation that affects the appraisal profession.
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2014 Legislative Update - February 20, 2014