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. 20

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Convened 10:15 A.M., FEBRUARY 7, 2013

Invocation

Attendance Quorum: 46

Announcements

Introductory Bills

SB 846 - SB 875 First Reading

Committee Report #1 Budget and Taxation

SB 6
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 22
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Executive Nominations Committee Report #2

Motion Special Order until 2/8 (Senator Kelley) Adopted

Quorum: 46

Third Reading Calendar (Senate Bills) #9

SB 8
Third Reading Passed (34-13)
SB 25
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
SB 72
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
SB 75
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
SB 79
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
SB 117
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
SB 195
Third Reading Passed (47-0)

Announcements

Quorum: 47

Adjourned 11:56 a.m., until Feb 8, 2013 at 11:00 A.M.



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