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. 32

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Convened 10:05 A.M., FEBRUARY 25, 2016

Adjourned 11:18 a.m., until FEB 26, 2016 at 11:00 A.M. - Journalized

Quorum: 138

Introductory Bills

HB 1597 - HB 1607 First Reading

Committee Report#A01 House Rules and Executive Nominations

Exec. Nom. 011316 Favorable Adopted (136-0)

Committee Report#A02 House Rules and Executive Nominations

Exec. Nom. 021916 Favorable Adopted (137-0)

House Resolutions

Special Order Calendar

HB 128
Floor Amendment (Delegate Long) {593327/1
Motion Special Order until 02/26 (Delegate Jameson) Adopted

Quorum: 138

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #10

HB 1
Third Reading Passed (133-6)
HB 51
Third Reading Passed (139-0)
HB 55
Third Reading Passed (138-0)
HB 57
Third Reading Passed (133-6)
HB 58
Motion Special Order until 02/26 (Delegate Glass) Adopted
HB 61
Third Reading Passed (138-0)
HB 62
Third Reading Passed (139-0)
HB 63
Third Reading Passed (139-0)
HB 65
Motion Special Order until 02/26 (Delegate Stein) Adopted
HB 67
Third Reading Passed (139-0)
HB 72
Third Reading Passed (133-6)

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #11

HB 85
Third Reading Passed (138-1)
HB 86
Third Reading Passed (125-13)
HB 87
Third Reading Passed (131-8)
HB 90
Third Reading Passed (118-21)
HB 107
Third Reading Passed (139-0)
HB 112
Third Reading Passed (138-1)
HB 122
Third Reading Passed (139-0)
HB 127
Third Reading Passed (139-0)
HB 133
Third Reading Passed (139-0)
HB 136
Third Reading Passed (139-0)
HB 241
Motion Special Order until 2/26 (Delegate Kipke) Adopted

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #12

HB 155
Third Reading Passed (137-1)
HB 171
Third Reading Passed (138-0)
HB 237
Third Reading Passed (118-21)
HB 300
Third Reading Passed (136-3)
HB 319
Third Reading Passed (138-1)
HB 357
Third Reading Passed (139-0)
HB 358
Third Reading Passed (139-0)
HB 383
Third Reading Passed (139-0)
HB 389
Third Reading Passed (139-0)
HB 393
Third Reading Passed (87-52)
HB 438
Third Reading Passed (132-6)
HB 496
Third Reading Passed (138-0)

Message from the Senate - First Reading Senate Bills #17

SB 8
Referred Ways and Means
SB 117
Referred Judiciary
SB 141
Referred Ways and Means
SB 306
Referred Ways and Means
SB 390
Referred Environment and Transportation Appropriations
SB 416
Referred Environment and Transportation
SB 434
Referred Health and Government Operations
SB 449
Referred Health and Government Operations

Announcements

Quorum: 138

Adjourned 11:18 a.m., until FEB 26, 2016 at 11:00 A.M.



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February 26, 2016 3:14 P.M.