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. 18

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Convened 9:48 A.M., FEBRUARY 5, 2013

Invocation

Attendance Quorum: 46

Announcements

Resolution re Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. for 101 years of serving

communities Adopted (46-0)

Committee Report #2 Judicial Proceedings

SB 25
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 72
Favorable with Amendments {978673/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 74
Favorable
Motion Special Order until 2/6 (Senator Colburn) Adopted
SB 75
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Committee Report #6 Finance

SB 79
Favorable with Amendments {917374/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 117
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 195
Favorable with Amendments {927673/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Special Order Calendar

SB 8
Floor Amendment (Senator Madaleno) {293726/1 Rejected (15-29)
Floor Amendment (Senator Rosapepe) {163725/1 Rejected (19-21)
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Quorum: 45

Third Reading Calendar (Senate Bills) #8

SB 283
Third Reading Passed (45-0)
SB 284
Third Reading Passed (45-0)

Announcements

Quorum: 45

Adjourned 11:06 a.m., until Feb 6, 2013 at 10:00 A.M.



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