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. 37

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Convened 8:15 P.M., MARCH 4, 2013

Invocation

Attendance Quorum: 46

Announcements

Resolution for Annapolis Area Christian School in recognition of

winning the 2012 Maryland Independent Schools State
Baseball Champions Adopted (45-0)

Introductory Bills

SB 1046 - SB 1054 First Reading

Message from the House - First Reading House Bills #10

HB 71
Referred Finance
HB 124
Referred Finance
HB 139
Referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs
HB 218
Referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs
HB 303
Referred Finance
HB 350
Referred Finance
HB 353
Referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs
HB 355
Referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs
HB 360
Referred Finance
HB 373
Referred Finance
HB 472
Referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs
HB 537
Referred Finance
HB 624
Referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs
HB 702
Referred Judicial Proceedings
HB 882
Referred Judicial Proceedings

Laid Over Bills

SB 171
Favorable with Amendments {364336/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Committee Report #6 Senate Rules

SB 890
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 995
Re-referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs
SB 996
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 997
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 1010
Re-referred Finance
SB 1013
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 1014
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 1015
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 1016
Re-referred Finance
SB 1017
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 1018
Re-referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs
SB 1019
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 1020
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 1021
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 1022
Re-referred Budget and Taxation Finance
SB 1023
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 1024
Re-referred Judicial Proceedings
SB 1025
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
SB 1026
Re-referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs

Special Order Calendar

SB 276
Floor Amendment (Senator Pipkin) {883426/1 Rejected (19-27)
Floor Amendment (Senator Shank) {333725/1 Rejected (19-27)
Floor Amendment (Senator Shank) {193825/1 Rejected (17-24)
Floor Amendment (Senator Brinkley) {983728/1 Rejected (19-25)
Floor Amendment (Senator Brochin) {993129/2 Rejected (14-31)
Floor Amendment (Senator Jennings) {973620/1 Rejected (19-27)
Floor Amendment (Senator Glassman) {353520/1 Rejected (19-27)
Floor Amendment (Senator Edwards) {203322/1 Rejected (20-25)
Motion Special Order until 3/5 (Senator Raskin) Adopted

Introductory Bills

SB 1055 First Reading

Quorum: 46

Adjourned 10:34 p.m., until Mar 5, 2013 at 9:00 A.M.



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