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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2013 Regular Session Proceedings:

House Proceedings No. 17

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Convened 10:05 A.M., JANUARY 31, 2013

Quorum: 126

Introductory Bills

HB 561 - HB 605 First Reading

Message from the Senate - First Reading Senate Bills #5

SB 12
Referred Economic Matters
SB 98
Referred Economic Matters

Committee Report #1 Economic Matters

HB 75
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 89
Favorable with Amendments {803798/1 Adopted
Motion Special Order until 2/1 (Delegate McDonough) Adopted

Minority Leadership Appointments

Letter of Reassignment

HB 349
Re-assigned Health and Government Operations




Quorum: 131

Adjourned 10:38 a.m., until Feb 1, 2013 at 11:00 A.M.

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