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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2013 Regular Session Proceedings:


Senate Proceedings No. 15

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Convened 11:24 A.M., JANUARY 30, 2013

Invocation

Attendance Quorum: 47

Announcements

Introductory Bills

SB 428 - SB 478 First Reading

Letter of Reassignment

SB 427
Re-assigned Budget and Taxation

Special Order Calendar

Rule 116 Change in Rules

Motion Special Order until 2/6 (Senator Kittleman) Adopted

Quorum: 47

Third Reading Calendar (Senate Bills) #6

SB 12
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
SB 98
Third Reading Passed (47-0)

Announcements

Quorum: 47

Recessed 11:41 a.m., until Jan 30, 2013 at 12:00 PM to the House

Chamber for the State of the State Address


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