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. 8

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Convened 11:01 A.M., JANUARY 23, 2015

Adjourned 11:15 a.m., until JAN 26, 2015 at 8:00 P.M.

Quorum: 131

Introductory Bills

HB 70 - HB 110 First Reading

Announcements

Quorum: 130

Adjourned 11:15 a.m., until JAN 26, 2015 at 8:00 P.M.



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How a Bill Becomes Law

Legislative Lingo

Explanation of Floor Motions and Actions


January 23, 2015 11:18 A.M.