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. 33

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Convened 10:51 A.M., FEBRUARY 22, 2013

Quorum: 86

House Resolution

Joint Session

Senate Quorum: 34

House Quorum: 90

Special Joint Session of the Maryland General Assembly to

Commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the Woman
Suffrage Procession, 1913

Introductory Bills

HB 1458 - HB 1469 First Reading

Message from the Senate - First Reading Senate Bills #17

SB 19
Referred Judiciary
SB 148
Referred Economic Matters
SB 149
Referred Economic Matters
SB 150
Referred Economic Matters
SB 205
Referred Judiciary
SB 216
Referred Appropriations
SB 217
Referred Environmental Matters
SB 244
Referred Economic Matters
SB 349
Referred Economic Matters
SB 351
Referred Economic Matters
SB 392
Referred Economic Matters
SB 471
Referred Economic Matters

Quorum: 132

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #7

HB 1
Third Reading Passed (132-0)
HB 70
Third Reading Passed (135-0)
HB 99
Third Reading Passed (135-0)
HB 103
Third Reading Passed (131-4)
HB 206
Third Reading Passed (133-0)
HB 226
Third Reading Passed (86-48)
HB 262
Third Reading Passed (133-2)
HB 312
Third Reading Passed (134-0)
HB 346
Third Reading Passed (135-0)
HB 359
Third Reading Passed (133-0)
HB 425
Third Reading Passed (134-0)
HB 494
Third Reading Passed (134-0)

Announcements

Quorum: 133

Adjourned 12:21 p.m., until Feb 25, 2013 at 8:00 P.M.



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