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. 31

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Convened 10:04 A.M., FEBRUARY 24, 2016

Adjourned 10:36 a.m., until FEB 25, 2016 at 10:00 A.M. - Journalized

Quorum: 138

Introductory Bills

HB 1583 - HB 1596 First Reading

Message from the Senate - First Reading Senate Bills #16

SB 147
Referred Health and Government Operations
SB 195
Referred Appropriations
SB 323
Referred Economic Matters Environment and Transportation
SB 336
Referred Health and Government Operations
SB 450
Referred Economic Matters
SB 471
Referred Economic Matters
SB 480
Referred Economic Matters
SB 506
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations
SB 507
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations

Committee Report #4 Economic Matters

HB 59
Favorable with Amendments {233894/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 60
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 128
Favorable with Amendments {183095/1 Adopted
Motion Special Order until 2/25 (Delegate Long) Adopted
HB 188
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 501
Favorable with Amendments {103995/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 678
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 745
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 747
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Committee Report #2 Health and Government Operations

HB 104
Favorable with Amendments {286680/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 185
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 195
Favorable with Amendments {696587/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 411
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Letter of Reassignment

SB 217
Reassigned to Health and Government Operations

Announcements

Quorum: 140

Adjourned 10:36 a.m., until FEB 25, 2016 at 10:00 A.M.



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How a Bill Becomes Law

Legislative Lingo

Explanation of Floor Motions and Actions


February 25, 2016 2:33 P.M.