MN Legislature & Laws
The Minnesota Legislature is composed of 201 members in the House of Representatives and Senate.
- There are 134 members of the House of Representatives. (Two-year terms)
- There are 67 members of the Senate, (Four-year terms)
The Minnesota Legislature meets every year. The session in odd-numbered years is the budget session and the session in even-numbered years is known as the bonding session.
The 2017 Session will convene at Noon on Tuesday, January 3, 2017.
Contact information for Legislative Leaders and Education Committee Chairs and members in both the House and Senate.
The Office of the Legislative Auditor (OLA) is a professional, nonpartisan audit and evaluation office within the legislative branch of Minnesota state government under the direction of the Legislative Auditor. The OLA provides the Legislature, agencies, and the public with objective, useful and timely audit and evaluation reports, intended to strengthen accountability and promote good management in government. The office focuses primarily on state agencies and programs, but also audits three me...