Announcement: OPR Announces Publication of Its 2019 Legislative Bill Summary

The Governor’s Office of Planning and Research is pleased to announce the publication of its 2019 Legislative Bill Summary. This publication is a compilation of bills pertaining to local and regional governance that the Governor signed in 2019. This publication is intended to be comprehensive, but it is not exhaustive of all bills that may be relevant to local and regional government.

In general, chaptered legislation will go into effect on January 1, 2020. Bills that contain an urgency clause took effect immediately upon the Governor’s signature.

Please contact Sloane Viola (, OPR’s Legislative Director, if you have any questions regarding the content of this publication.