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.

House 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 House Resolutions.
  7. Unfinished business.
  8. Reports of standing committees.
  9. Reports of select committees.
  10. Laid over bills.
  11. Special orders of the day.
  12. Third reading calendars.
  13. Introduction of visitors.
  14. Adjournment.


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2016 Regular Session Proceedings:


House Proceedings No. 26

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Convened 10:06 A.M., FEBRUARY 17, 2016

Adjourned 11:14 a.m., until FEB 18, 2016 at 10:00 A.M. - Journalized

Quorum: 130

House Resolutions

Introductory Bills

HB 1511 - HB 1520 First Reading

Message from the Senate - First Reading Senate Bills #12

SB 97
Referred Health and Government Operations
SB 240
Referred Economic Matters

Committee Report #3 Economic Matters

HB 105
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 131
Favorable with Amendments {153193/1 Adopted
Floor Committee Amendment {403093/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 305
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 342
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 395
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 439
Favorable with Amendments {173891/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 440
Favorable with Amendments {663390/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Committee Report #1 Health and Government Operations

HB 11
Favorable with Amendments {676081/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 22
Favorable with Amendments {116483/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 117
Favorable with Amendments {116886/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 119
Favorable with Amendments {606382/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 186
Favorable with Amendments {956684/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Special Order Calendar

HB 177
Second Reading Passed
HB 183
Favorable with Amendments {732210/1 Adopted
Floor Amendment (Delegate Carozza) {753421/1
Motion vote previous question (Delegate Oaks) Adopted (89-44)
Floor Amendment (Delegate Carozza) Rejected (54-78)
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Letter of Reassignment

HB 1236
Reassigned to Environment and Transportation Judiciary

Announcements

Quorum: 131

Adjourned 11:14 a.m., until FEB 18, 2016 at 10:00 A.M.



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How a Bill Becomes Law

Legislative Lingo

Explanation of Floor Motions and Actions


February 18, 2016 2:34 P.M.