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.

Senate 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 Senate Resolutions.
  7. Introduction of visitors.
  8. Unfinished business.
  9. Laid over bills.
  10. Reports of standing committees.
  11. Reports of select committees.
  12. Special orders of the day.
  13. Third reading calendars.
  14. Adjournment.


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2015 Regular Session Proceedings:


Senate Proceedings No. 32

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Convened 11:09 A.M., FEBRUARY 27, 2015

Adjourned 12:24 p.m., until Mar 2, 2015 at 8:00 P.M.

Invocation

Attendance Quorum: 45

Announcements

Resolution: Oakdale Girls Volleyball Team 2A State Championship Adopted

(45-0)

Resolution: Oakdale Boys Soccer team 2A State Soccer Championship

Adopted (45-0)

Resolution: Fort Hill Sentinels Football Team and Coaches Maryland

Class 1A Football Championship Adopted (45-0)

Citation: University System of Maryland Student Council Legislative

Lobbying Day Adopted (45-0)

Introductory Bills

SB 868 - SB 874 First Reading

Message from the Executive

Nominations Referred Executive Nominations Committee

Message from the House - First Reading House Bills #5

HB 7
Referred Judicial Proceedings
HB 40
Referred Judicial Proceedings
HB 131
Referred Judicial Proceedings
HB 140
Referred Finance
HB 154
Referred Finance
HB 165
Referred Judicial Proceedings
HB 200
Referred Finance
HB 223
Referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs

Committee Report #7 Education Health and Environmental Affairs

SB 21
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 41
Favorable with Amendments {674337/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 109
Favorable with Amendments {274036/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 139
Favorable with Amendments {914634/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 185
Favorable
Motion Special Order until 3/3 (Senator Pinsky) Adopted
SB 204
Favorable with Amendments {494434/1
Motion Laid Over (Senator Conway) Adopted
SB 210
Favorable with Amendments {954731/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 225
Favorable with Amendments {884032/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 230
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 231
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Committee Report #5 Senate Rules

SB 750
Re-referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs
SB 752
Re-referred Finance
SB 753
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 755
Re-referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs
SB 758
Re-referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs
SB 759
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 761
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 762
Re-referred Judicial Proceedings
SB 764
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 766
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 767
Re-referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs
SB 768
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 769
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 770
Re-referred Finance
SB 771
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 777
Re-referred Finance
SB 778
Re-referred Judicial Proceedings
SB 779
Re-referred Judicial Proceedings
SB 780
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 781
Re-referred Judicial Proceedings
SB 782
Re-referred Judicial Proceedings
SB 783
Re-referred Judicial Proceedings
SB 784
Re-referred Finance
SB 785
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 786
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 787
Re-referred Judicial Proceedings
SB 788
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 789
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 790
Re-referred Judicial Proceedings
SB 791
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 792
Re-referred Finance
SB 793
Re-referred Budget and Taxation Finance
SB 794
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 795
Re-referred Finance
SB 796
Re-referred Finance
SB 797
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 798
Re-referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs
SB 799
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 800
Re-referred Judicial Proceedings
SB 801
Re-referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs
SB 802
Re-referred Finance
SB 803
Re-referred Finance
SB 804
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 805
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 806
Re-referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs
SB 809
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 813
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 820
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 822
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 827
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 828
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 846
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 850
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 857
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 858
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 863
Re-referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs
SJ 5
Re-referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs

Special Order Calendar #9

Executive Nominations Committee Report #3 Adopted (45-0)

Presentation on Achievements of African Americans

Letter of Reassignment

SB 793
Re-assigned Finance Budget and Taxation

Announcements

Quorum: 45

Adjourned 12:24 p.m., until Mar 2, 2015 at 8:00 P.M. in memory of
Sheldon D. Redden



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February 27, 2015 12:24 P.M.