About Proceedings

Both chambers hold their sessions in the morning, except for Monday when floor sessions convene at 8:00 p.m. On Tuesday through Thursday, session begins at 10:00 a.m. On Friday, the Senate and the House usually convene around 11:00 a.m. except during the final weeks of session when the schedule reverts to 10:00 a.m. on Friday. Additional late afternoon, night, and weekend sessions are sometimes required by both houses.

House Order of Business:

  1. Call to order.
  2. Reading of the journal.
  3. Presentation of petitions, memorials, and other papers.
  4. Presentation of orders.
  5. Introduction of bills and resolutions.
  6. Introduction of House Resolutions.
  7. Unfinished business.
  8. Reports of standing committees.
  9. Reports of select committees.
  10. Laid over bills.
  11. Special orders of the day.
  12. Third reading calendars.
  13. Introduction of visitors.
  14. Adjournment.


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2015 Regular Session Proceedings:


House Proceedings No. 72

Agenda  |  Bottom

Convened 10:56 P.M., Legislative Day 4/11/15, Calendar Day 4/13/15

Adjourned Sine Die

Quorum: 136

Quorum: 137

Third Reading Calendar (Senate Bills) #43

SB 270
Third Reading Passed (137-0)
SB 288
Third Reading Passed (135-0)
SB 337
Third Reading Passed (138-0)
SB 422
Third Reading Passed (138-0)
SB 427
Third Reading Passed (135-3)
SB 482
Third Reading Passed (125-12)
SB 562
Third Reading Passed (138-0)
SB 583
Third Reading Passed (129-9)
SB 622
Third Reading Passed (130-7)
SB 882
Third Reading Passed (136-1)

Third Reading Calendar (Senate Bills) #44

SB 183
Floor Amendment (Delegate Parrott) {703928/1
Motion vote previous question (Delegate Vaughn) Adopted
Floor Amendment (Delegate Parrott) Rejected (49-89)
Floor Amendment (Delegate Beitzel) {833324/1 Rejected (48-91)
Motion Special Order until later today (Delegate O'Donnell) Rejected (48-91)
Floor Amendment (Delegate O'Donnell) {533628/1 Rejected (50-89)
Third Reading Passed (88-51)

Third Reading Calendar (Senate Bills) #39

SB 592
Third Reading Passed (137-0)

Message from the Senate - Yeas & Nays #16

HB 110
Returned Passed
HB 243
Returned Passed
HB 244
Returned Passed
HB 367
Returned Passed
HB 405
Returned Passed
HB 473
Returned Passed
HB 489
Returned Passed
HB 662
Returned Passed
HB 707
Returned Passed
HB 771
Returned Passed
HB 805
Returned Passed
HB 980
Returned Passed
HB 1161
Returned Passed
HB 1182
Returned Passed
HB 1237
Returned Passed
HB 1279
Returned Passed

Messages

HB 7
House Refuses to Concur - Senate Amendments
House Requests Senate Recede
House Conference Committee Appointed - (Delegates Carter, Anderson, and Kittleman)

Conference Committee Report

HB 313
Conference Committee Report {943124/1 Adopted
Third Reading Passed (134-2)

Quorum: 137

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #62

HB 1000
Third Reading Passed (123-15)

Conference Committee Report

HB 113
Conference Committee Report {553922/1 Adopted
Third Reading Passed (89-45)
HB 114
Conference Committee Report {753229/1 Adopted
Third Reading Passed (91-47)

Quorum: 139

Third Reading Calendar (Senate Bills) #37

SB 595
Third Reading Passed (131-7)

Message from the Senate - Concurrence Calendar #12

HB 755
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (126-0)
HB 1290
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (136-0)

Conference Committee Report

SB 600
Conference Committee Report {163227/1 Adopted
Third Reading Passed (134-3)
HB 304
Conference Committee Report {503123/1 Adopted
Third Reading Passed (89-49)

Message from the Senate - Yeas & Nays #17

HB 1183
Returned Passed

Conference Committee Report

HB 360
Conference Committee Report {653829/1 Adopted
Third Reading Passed (85-53)

Message from the Senate - Concurrence Calendar #13

HB 164
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (118-19)

Message from the Senate - Concurrence Calendar #14

HB 235
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (122-15)

Conference Committee Report

SB 694
Conference Committee Report {813120/1 Adopted
Third Reading Passed (136-1)
SB 652
Conference Committee Report {183326/1 Adopted
Third Reading Passed (88-49)

Message from the Senate - Yeas & Nays #18

HB 1069
Returned Passed
HB 1288
Returned Passed

Quorum: 113

Adjourned Sine Die



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