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. 23

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Convened 10:09 A.M., FEBRUARY 12, 2013

Invocation

Attendance Quorum: 45

Announcements

Introductory Bills

SB 910 - SB 913 First Reading

Laid Over Bills

SB 69
Favorable with Amendments {379736/1 Adopted
Floor Amendment (Senator Brochin) {363229/2 Rejected (6-39)
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Committee Report #5 Education Health and Environmental Affairs

SB 128
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 129
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 131
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Committee Report #6 Education Health and Environmental Affairs

SB 180
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 211
Favorable
Motion Special Order until 2/13 (Senator Middleton) Adopted
SB 236
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Committee Report #7 Education Health and Environmental Affairs

SB 57
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 77
Favorable
Motion Special Order until 2/13 (Senator Pipkin) Adopted
SB 140
Favorable with Amendments {104236/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 155
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 188
Favorable with Amendments {694939/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Announcements

Committee Report #4 Judicial Proceedings

SB 43
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 168
Favorable with Amendments {668879/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 190
Favorable Adopted
Floor Amendment (Senator Simonaire) {103128/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 421
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Special Order Calendar

SB 269
Favorable
Motion Special Order until 2/13 (Senator Kittleman) Adopted
SB 476
Favorable
Motion Special Order until 2/13 (Senator Kittleman) Adopted

Quorum: 45

Third Reading Calendar (Senate Bills) #12

SB 119
Third Reading Passed (45-0)
SB 121
Third Reading Passed (40-5)
SB 142
Third Reading Passed (45-0)
SB 356
Third Reading Passed (45-0)

Announcements

Quorum: 45

Adjourned 11:05 a.m., until Feb 13, 2013 at 10:00 A.M.



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