The Oklahoma Senate

Week In Review
For the week of Monday, May 18, 1998 - Friday, May 22, 1998

(The Legislature passed the final portions of the budget for FY 1999, giving them the final week of the legislative session to attempt overrides of any vetoes of appropriations measures. Work on substantive bill also continued on the floors of the respective houses and in conference committee. One week remains in the legislative session. Both houses will observe the Memorial Day holiday and begin the final week on Tuesday. Lawmakers must adjourn by 5pm Friday, May 29th)


Monday, May 18th


Tuesday, May 19th


Wednesday, May 20th


Thursday, May 21st


Friday, May 22nd


Issues to be Resolved

In the final week of session, lawmakers will attempt to address the higher education and vocational-technical education budgets, a capital improvement bond issue, hog farm regulation, truth-in-sentencing, Rogers University and any other remaining legislation.