Hi all! As promised, touching base with a quick update on my Open States progress from the past couple weeks.
Our legislator and bill scrapers are now fully-functioning, pulling in new data nightly. Only Arkansas and Connecticut remain deactivated, since their legislative sessions haven’t yet begun, and their websites haven’t published pre-filed bills.
As always, you can view Open States scraper status using our Bobsled tool:
Notably, Florida’s state senate boundaries had seen court-ordered redistricting after a years-long lawsuit. Open States is now up-to-date with these and other tweaks to district lines in all fifty states.
Contrasting the 2013 and 2017 Census files of Florida State Senate boundaries