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. 40

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Convened 10:02 A.M., MARCH 8, 2016

Adjourned 10:51 a.m., until MAR 9, 2016 at 10:00 A.M. - Journalized

Quorum: 132

Message from the Senate - First Reading Senate Bills #25

SB 266
Referred Environment and Transportation

House Resolutions

Committee Report #6 Appropriations

HB 309
Favorable with Amendments {194964/1 Adopted
Motion Special Order until 03/09 (Delegate Gaines) Adopted
HB 381
Favorable with Amendments {684162/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 926
Favorable with Amendments {584063/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 1002
Favorable with Amendments {644169/1 Adopted
Motion Special Order until 03/09 (Delegate Szeliga) Adopted
HB 1149
Favorable with Amendments {254863/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 1581
Favorable with Amendments {184068/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Committee Report #3 Environment and Transportation

HB 132
Favorable with Amendments {390111/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 169
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 234
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 373
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 410
Favorable with Amendments {490818/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 443
Favorable with Amendments {880814/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 766
Favorable with Amendments {750919/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Committee Report #4 Environment and Transportation

HB 505
Favorable with Amendments {460111/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 627
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 688
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 849
Favorable with Amendments {610212/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 989
Favorable with Amendments {100019/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 1059
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 1161
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Committee Report #4 Judiciary

HB 74
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 190
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 263
Favorable with Amendments {562913/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 359
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 606
Favorable Adopted
Motion Special Order until 03/09 (Delegate Waldstreicher) Adopted
HB 612
Favorable with Amendments {952616/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 649
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 661
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 773
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 822
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 1342
Favorable with Amendments {332410/1 Adopted
Motion Special Order until 03/09 (Delegate Vallario) Adopted

Committee Report #5 Ways and Means

HB 202
Favorable with Amendments {675067/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 344
Favorable with Amendments {985466/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 378
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 385
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 873
Favorable with Amendments {775365/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 1148
Favorable with Amendments {645867/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Quorum: 138

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #19

HB 66
Third Reading Passed (139-0)
HB 164
Third Reading Passed (138-0)
HB 280
Third Reading Passed (137-0)
HB 352
Motion Reconsider Second Reading (Delegate Jones) Adopted
Motion Recommit to Committee (Delegate Jones) Adopted
HB 684
Third Reading Passed (92-45)

Third Reading Calendar (Senate Bills) #1

SB 506
Third Reading Passed (139-0)
SB 507
Third Reading Passed (139-0)

Announcements

Quorum: 138

Adjourned 10:51 a.m., until MAR 9, 2016 at 10:00 A.M.



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How a Bill Becomes Law

Legislative Lingo

Explanation of Floor Motions and Actions


March 9, 2016 3:17 P.M.