HB 2483

House Bill (HB) 2483: municipal population estimates; use

Sponsor: Representative Olson

Summary: HB2483 allows cities and towns to update their population figures annually using the U.S. Census Bureau's estimate instead of having to conduct a costly mid-decade census or wait for their decennial census numbers.

League Position: SUPPORT - The League worked with its members to find the solution to census disparities.

Updates

2/3/2016: HB2483 passed the House Appropriations Committee by a vote of 12-0. The bill now proceeds to the Rules Committee.

2/29/2016: HB2483 passed the House Third Read by a vote of 59-0. The bill was transmitted to the Senate.

3/15/2016: HB2483 passed the Senate Appropriations Committee by a vote of 8-0.

4/12/2016: HB2483 passed the Senate COW.