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. 57

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Convened 11:03 A.M., Legislative Day 3/27/15, Calendar Day 3/31/15

Adjourned 11:46 a.m., until Apr 1, 2015 at 10:00 A.M., (Legislative Day 3/28)

Quorum: 137

Message from the Senate - First Reading Senate Bills #33

SB 298
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations
SB 346
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations
SB 622
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations
SB 812
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations
SB 854
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations
SB 870
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations

Message from the Senate - First Reading Senate Bills #34

SB 761
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations
SB 843
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations

Message from the Senate - Yeas & Nays #3

HB 14
Returned Passed
HB 51
Returned Passed
HB 130
Returned Passed
HB 296
Returned Passed
HB 664
Returned Passed

House Resolutions

Committee Report #9 Appropriations

SB 13
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 25
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 76
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 102
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 103
Favorable with Amendments {284560/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 104
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 243
Favorable with Amendments {614863/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 286
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 364
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 432
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 442
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 496
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 726
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Committee Report #13 Judiciary

SB 12
Favorable with Amendments {152514/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 60
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 61
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 62
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 87
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 264
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 498
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 521
Favorable with Amendments {282513/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 602
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 685
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Special Order Calendar

HB 489
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Quorum: 136

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #48

HB 257
Third Reading Passed (130-6)
HB 686
Third Reading Passed (137-0)

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #49

HB 1287
Third Reading Passed (128-9)

Third Reading Calendar (Senate Bills) #3

SB 15
Third Reading Passed (135-1)
SB 20
Third Reading Passed (136-0)
SB 97
Motion Special Order until 4/1 (Delegate Rey) Adopted
SB 185
Third Reading Passed (137-0)
SB 193
Third Reading Passed (137-0)
SB 225
Third Reading Passed (137-0)
SB 335
Third Reading Passed (134-0)
SB 466
Third Reading Passed (136-0)

Third Reading Calendar (Senate Bills) #4

SB 222
Third Reading Passed (136-0)
SB 223
Third Reading Passed (137-0)

Messages

HB 70
House Refuses to Concur - Senate Amendments
House Requests Senate Recede
House Conference Committee Appointed - (Delegates McIntosh, Jones, Gaines, Kaiser, and Zucker)
The House has appointed in advisory capacity:
(Delegates Proctor, Beitzel, Haynes, and A. Miller)
HB 72
House Refuses to Concur - Senate Amendments
House Requests Senate Recede
House Conference Committee Appointed - (Delegates McIntosh, Jones, Gaines, Hammen, and Haynes)
The House has appointed in advisory capacity:
(Delegates Proctor, Beitzel, Hixson, and B. Barnes)

Introductory Bills

HB 1291
Motion Rules Suspended for late introduction (Delegate Bromwell) Adopted (136-0)
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations

Announcements

Quorum: 138

Adjourned 11:46 a.m., until Apr 1, 2015 at 10:00 A.M., (Legislative Day 3/28)



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March 31, 2015 11:48 A.M.