Now that the 2020 elections have concluded, the Legislature has turned their focus to the 2021 Legislative Session. A constitutionally mandated Organizational Session was held on November 17, 2020. The purpose of the Session organizes the chambers by electing its presiding officers, swearing in newly elected and returning legislators, and by officially adopting the House and Senate rules. The 2021 Regular Legislative Session is scheduled to commence on March 2, 2021. The 60-day regular session will conclude on April 30. In addition, the House and Senate created new committees to address the COVID-19 pandemic. The new committees will review and make policy recommendations related to COVID-19 liability protection, health care delivery during the pandemic, emergency response and emergency orders.