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.

Related Links

2013 Regular Session Proceedings:

House Proceedings No. 12

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Convened 10:07 A.M., JANUARY 24, 2013

Quorum: 124

Introductory Bills

HB 296 - HB 336 First Reading

Message from the Senate - First Reading Senate Bills #3

SB 73
Referred Environmental Matters

Committee Report #1 Health and Government Operations

HB 60
Re-referred Judiciary

Letter of Reassignment

HB 210
Re-assigned Economic Matters


Quorum: 126

Adjourned 10:24 a.m., until Jan 25, 2013 at 11:00 A.M.

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