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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. 43

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Convened 10:08 A.M., MARCH 12, 2013

Invocation

Attendance Quorum: 47

Announcements

Resolution re The Links, Incorporated for your 2013 Links at the

Legislature Adopted (47-0)

Laid Over Bills

SB 327
Favorable with Amendments {424731/1
Motion Recommit to Committee Education Health and Environmental Affairs (Senator Dyson) Adopted
SB 634
Favorable with Amendments {187973/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 372
Favorable with Amendments {604732/1
Motion Special Order until 3/13 (Senator Middleton) Adopted

Special Order Calendar

SB 18
Floor Amendment (Senator Young) {473424/1 Adopted
Floor Amendment (Senator Young) {943821/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 1004
Favorable
Motion Special Order until 3/13 (Senator Dyson) Adopted

Quorum: 47

Third Reading Calendar (Senate Bills) #32

SB 631
Motion Returned Second Reading (Senator Kasemeyer) Adopted
Motion Special Order until 3/13 (Senator Kasemeyer) Adopted

Committee Report #9 Judicial Proceedings

SB 160
Favorable with Amendments {798879/1
Motion Special Order until later today (Senator Pipkin) Adopted
SB 239
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 262
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 408
Favorable with Amendments {508772/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 419
Favorable with Amendments {818973/2 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 637
Favorable with Amendments {778173/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 640
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Committee Report #10 Judicial Proceedings

SB 228
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 297
Favorable with Amendments {178774/1
Motion Laid Over (Senator Pipkin) Adopted
SB 441
Favorable with Amendments {158471/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 473
Favorable with Amendments {938676/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 536
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 580
Favorable with Amendments {768275/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Committee Report #8 Budget and Taxation

SB 458
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 477
Favorable with Amendments {369739/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 506
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 508
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 516
Favorable with Amendments {159736/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 588
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 613
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 633
Favorable with Amendments {169434/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 656
Favorable
Motion Special Order until 3/13 (Senator Dyson) Adopted
SB 674
Favorable with Amendments {969430/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Committee Report #14 Finance

SB 370
Favorable with Amendments {767171/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 494
Favorable with Amendments {247479/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 496
Favorable with Amendments {627774/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 776
Favorable with Amendments {747571/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 798
Favorable with Amendments {137373/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Announcements

Special Order Calendar

SB 160
Favorable with Amendments {798879/1 Adopted
Floor Amendment (Senator Pipkin) {333623/1 Rejected (6-40)
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Announcements

Quorum: 47

Adjourned 12:22 p.m., until Mar 13, 2013 at 10:00 A.M.



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