The expansion would be funded through rider fees and corporate and employment taxes.
House Speaker Brian Bosma has joked about the troubled technology. He asked someone to bring him an abacus earlier this week to help tally votes.
Legislators are considering measures regarding same-sex marriage, state-funded preschool and trespassing on agricultural facilities.
The Republicans are seeking to reduce a tax on business property and identify how to use $400 million in transportation funding.
The legislature will not convene Monday as originally planned because of the low temperatures and heavy snow.
Legislators plan to debate a range of issues from a constitutional amendment banning gay marriage to a tax on office furniture.
The legislature failed to pass a measure last session that would have created a preschool pilot program.
The trusts provide asset protection from creditors and allow property to be kept in trusts past the typical 90-year window.
Legislators heard from rehabilitation center officials and ex-convicts on how best to reduce recidivism as they overhaul the state's criminal code.
Public sector unions are asking the legislature to stop plans to shift control of a part of the state’s public employees’ pension system to a private company.