military spouses

New Laws

What To Know: New Laws on Education, Public Safety and Water Security Go Into Effect

Governor Ducey signed 387 bills during the second session of Arizona’s 55th Legislature, capping eight successful years of collaboration with lawmakers to position our fast-growing state as a land of opportunity. The bills – which prioritized K-12 education, public safety, water security, infrastructure, veterans, health care and more – go into effect Saturday, September 24.

Veterans

Governor Ducey Signs Legislation To Honor Veterans, Ease Burdens

Governor Doug Ducey on Friday, took action to continue honoring veterans, signing two bills to lower barriers for the women and men who have served our nation. The two bipartisan bills decrease the financial burden of licensing fees for veterans, building upon multiple veteran-focused bills signed into law this session. This includes a $10 million investment

State

Second Lady Karen Pence, Governor Ducey Host Military Occupational Licensing Roundtable

Governor Doug Ducey today joined Second Lady Karen Pence for a Military Spouse Occupational Licensing Roundtable to discuss Arizona’s leadership in eliminating burdensome occupational regulations for military families, and all Arizonans, who want to get to work. The Second Lady and the Governor were joined by U.S. Air Force Secretary Barbara Barrett, Commander of the