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Release: Senate, Assembly announces schedule for adopting budget2019. Final passage by Friday, March 29, 2019.
Senate Contact: Gary Ginsburg (518) 455-2415
Assembly Contact: Kerri Biché (518) 455-3888
For Immediate Release: January 25, 2019

Stewart-Cousins and Heastie Announce Joint Legislative Schedule for Adopting SFY 2019-20 Budget

Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins, Assembly Speaker Carl E. Heastie, Senate Finance Committee Chair Liz Krueger and Assembly Ways and Means Committee Chair Helene E. Weinstein today announced an agreement on a joint legislative budget schedule that sets deadlines for the adoption of an on-time state budget.

The agreed-to legislative budget schedule for 2019 is as follows:

February 28 (on or before)

Senate & Assembly Economic / Revenue Forecast Released

February 28

Joint Revenue Forecasting Conference

March 1 (on or before)

Consensus Revenue Forecast Report

March 13

Senate & Assembly One House Budget Actions

March 13

Joint Senate & Assembly Budget Conference Committees Commence

March 25

Joint Conference Committees End

March 26-29

Joint Legislative Budget Bills Taken Up by Senate & Assembly