September 14, 2020 •
Minnesota Legislature’s Fourth Special Session Begins September 11
Minnesota Governor Tim Walz called a special session beginning September 11 to extend the COVID-19 peacetime emergency.
The emergency will be extended by 30 days to continue to respond to the pandemic.
Walz is obligated by law to call a special session for the Legislature to approve the emergency declaration.
The length of the session will be determined by the Legislature.