Oklahoma state government bill trends

Oklahoman Modified: February 2, 2013 at 11:57 pm •  Published: February 3, 2013

Oklahoma state government bill trends

Thousands of bills and joint resolutions are filed each year in the Oklahoma House and Senate, but only a handful actually become law.

2012 — 2,005 total bills and joint resolutions filed in the Senate and House; 392 became law (20 percent)

2011 — 2,230 total bills and joint resolutions filed; 382 became law (17 percent)

2010 — 1,677 total bills and joint resolutions; 443 became law (26 percent)

For the coming session, 2,455 bills and joint resolutions were filed.

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