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. 30

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Convened 10:07 A.M., FEBRUARY 23, 2016

Adjourned 10:46 a.m., until FEB 24, 2016 at 10:00 A.M. - Journalized

Quorum: 135

Committee Report #1 Environment and Transportation

HB 1
Favorable with Amendments {950517/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 51
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 57
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 58
Favorable with Amendments {520812/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 61
Favorable with Amendments {210516/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 62
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 63
Favorable with Amendments {220012/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 65
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 90
Favorable with Amendments {510610/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 122
Favorable with Amendments {920514/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 133
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 319
Favorable with Amendments {330912/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 383
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 389
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 496
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 594
Re-referred Health and Government Operations

Committee Report #2 Judiciary

HB 155
Favorable with Amendments {982513/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 171
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 237
Favorable with Amendments {542812/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 357
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 358
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 393
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 438
Favorable with Amendments {382910/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Committee Report #1 House Rules and Executive Nominations

HB 1581
Re-referred Appropriations

Committee Report #2 Ways and Means

HB 55
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 67
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 72
Favorable with Amendments {135267/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 85
Favorable with Amendments {545267/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 86
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 107
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 112
Favorable with Amendments {875664/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 127
Favorable with Amendments {805662/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 136
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 241
Favorable with Amendments {175462/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 300
Favorable with Amendments {675963/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Committee Report #3 Ways and Means

HB 87
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Special Order Calendar

HB 192
Third Reading Passed (137-2)

Quorum: 139

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #9

HB 120
Third Reading Passed (139-0)
HB 686
Third Reading Passed (112-27)

Announcements

Quorum: 139

Adjourned 10:46 a.m., until FEB 24, 2016 at 10:00 A.M.



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February 24, 2016 2:43 P.M.