SR 178 Modifies the Senate Rules to allow for the use of laptop computers on the Senate floor
Sponsor: Purgason
LR Number: 0832S.01I Fiscal Note:
Committee: Rules, Joint Rules, Resolutions and Ethics
Last Action: 3/1/2011 - Motion to vote bill do pass failed S Rules, Joint Rules, Resolutions and Ethics Committee Journal Page:
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Effective Date: Upon Approval

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SR 178 - This resolution amends the Senate Rules to allow for the use of laptop computers on the floor of the Senate, provided that any Senator engaged in debate must close the screen of his or her laptop completely while the Senator is engaged in debate.

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