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VIDEO: Wyoming Legislature re-convening 2021 General Session

Wyoming State Capitol (Dan Cepeda, Oil City)

CASPER, Wyo. — The Wyoming Legislature are reconvening their 2021 General Session on Monday, March 1. The remainder of the session will be held in a hybrid virtual and in-person format.

Governor Mark Gordon will deliver a State of the State address at 10 am Tuesday, which will be streamed live on Wyoming PBS’s YouTube channel.

Both the Wyoming House of Representatives and Senate will begin floor sessions at 10 am Monday.

The House’s floor session can be streamed from the Wyoming Legislature’s Youtube channel:

The tentative list of bills for consideration in the House on Monday is as follows:

Bill numberAmendmentsCatch-TitleCommittee
HB0021Wyoming National Guard-preference for education.Transportation
HB0020Driver’s license requirements-visual acuity.Transportation
HB0023AmendmentsHighway safety-child restraints.Transportation
HB0019AmendmentsAntique motor vehicles.Transportation
HB0052Wyoming school protein enhancement project.Agriculture
HB0017AmendmentsRange management at military training areas.Transportation
HB0002AmendmentsSchool buildings and facilities study.Sel Sch Fac
HB0047Department of family services indigent burial program.Appropriations
HB0055Tobacco tax.Revenue
HB0059AmendmentsPublic health emergencies-immunity amendments 3.Travel
SF0064AmendmentsLocal government distributions-revisions-2.Appropriations

The Senate’s floor session can be streamed from the Wyoming Legislature’s Youtube channel:

The tentative list of bills for consideration in the Senate on Monday is as follows:

Bill numberAmendmentsCatch-titleCommittee
SF0052Insurance-mental health and substance use parity.Labor
SF0044Solid waste cease and transfer program funding.Minerals
SF0019AmendmentsPublic health emergencies-immunity amendments.Judiciary
SF0015Temporary licensing and permitting authority-2.Corporations
SF0009AmendmentsState employee-moving expenses.Transportation
SF0005AmendmentsDriving under the influence amendments.Judiciary
SF0013Abandoned vehicles-towing service liens and titles.Transportation
SF0011Highway safety-seat belts.Transportation
SF0017Governmental publication requirements.Corporations
SF0022AmendmentsElectronic court filings.Judiciary
SF0023Public meetings-executive sessions for security plans.Judiciary
SF0035State budget department.Appropriations

“The public participating in-person during the Session will be required to comply with the public health orders in place at the time, including the use of face coverings when inside the Capitol Complex,” the Legislative Service Office says. “The public may also view the proceedings and participate in standing committee meetings remotely by using the ‘testify’ and YouTube links available on the Legislature’s Website.”

“The public can voice their support or opposition to proposed legislation using the Online Hotline. Members of the public can also sign up to the receive daily meeting and floor calendars through the Legislature’s email subscription service. To sign up, click on the ‘GovDelivery’ link located at the top of the homepage at www.wyoleg.gov.”

“For a complete list of all the 2021 General Session bills, updated protocols for attending session and information about the legislative process, please visit the Legislature’s Website at www.wyoleg.gov.”            

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