Arkansas Special Session

Arkansas Governor Mike Beebe called for a special session of the Arkansas General Assembly to discuss jail overcrowding and public school employee health insurance.  This session will begin on Monday June 30 at 4:00 p.m.
The proposed pieces of legislation include changes such as providing revenue to open 600 additional beds in Department of Correction facilities and the Pulaski County Jail and eliminating part-time employees from the Public School Employee Life and Health Insurance Program.