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Posted: Saturday, January 8, 2011 6:00 am

The 2011 Arizona Legislature, by the numbers

House of Representatives:

This year — 40 Republicans and 20 Democrats

Last two years — 35 Republicans and 25 Democrats

Senate:

This year — 21 Republicans and 9 Democrats

Last two years — 18 Republicans and 12 Democrats

Deadline for adjourning this year (Saturday the week of the 100th day, counting Saturdays and Sundays) — April 23

Last time Legislature met the deadline — 1994

Length of last year’s session — 109 days

Longest session — 173 days

Year of record — 1988

Number of bills introduced last regular session (not including miscellaneous resolutions and memorials) — 1,233

Number sent to governor — 352

Bills signed — 338

Bills enacted without signature — 0

Bills vetoed entirely — 14

Bills subject to line-item veto — 0

Veto record — 58, set in 2005 by Janet Napolitano

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