State Budget: Conference Committees

March 15, 2022

As you know, the Assembly and Senate one-house budgets are out and we have shared results from the two houses.  The one house budgets are said to represent the priorities and positions of each house going into two-way negotiations.

The budget conference committees we spoke of in a communication we sent last week (‘State Budget Update”, March 10) will begin meeting today.  The Health budget conference committee will meet at 2:00.  Mental Hygiene will meet at 1:00.

See below for the full schedule and links to watch by webcast on either the Assembly or Senate website.


Cycle A
Tuesday, March 15, 1:00 p.m.
– Public Protection / Criminal Justice / Judiciary
– Mental Hygiene

Cycle B
Tuesday, March 15, 1:30 p.m.
– Environment / Agriculture / Housing
– Transportation

Cycle C
Tuesday, March 15, 2:00 p.m.
– Econ Development
– Health

Cycle D
Tuesday, March 15 at 2:30 p.m.
– Education
– General Gov’t / Local Assistance

Cycle E
Tuesday, Mart 15 at 3:00 p.m.
– Human Services / Labor
– Higher Education