Quick Links for Advocates

Minnesota State Legislature


Who Represents Me?


How to Follow a Bill


Legislative Reference Library


Links for Even More Information

For Frequently Asked Questions about the MN Legislature, go to www.leg.state.mn.us/leg/faq/faqtoc.aspx?subject=1

Would you like a directory of the MN Legislature? Go to www.house.leg.state.mn.us/hinfo/leginfo/elecdir10.pdf

For detailed information about the three branches of the Minnesota state government, go to www.house.leg.state.mn.us/hinfo/govser/GOVSER9.pdf

To better understand legislative terms and definitions, go to www.leg.state.mn.us/leg/faq/faqtoc.asp?subject=18

To learn about how a bill becomes a law in Minnesota, go to www.leg.state.mn.us/leg/howbill.asp

For additional detailed information about membership on committees, hearings, conference committees, and who can testify at hearings, go to www.leg.state.mn.us/leg/faq/faqtoc.asp?subject=5

Source: Some of the initial content of this part of the guide was taken from various sections of the Minnesota State Legislature website. Modifications and customizations were made to reflect a Minnesota library focus.