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. 41

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Convened 10:07 A.M., MARCH 9, 2016

Adjourned 12:28 p.m., until MAR 10, 2016 at 10:00 A.M. - Journalized

Quorum: 130

Message from the Senate - First Reading Senate Bills #26

SB 3
Referred Economic Matters
SB 9
Referred Economic Matters
SB 33
Referred Economic Matters
SB 130
Referred Economic Matters
SB 175
Referred Economic Matters
SB 410
Referred Economic Matters
SB 483
Referred Economic Matters
SB 523
Referred Economic Matters
SB 530
Referred Economic Matters
SB 561
Referred Economic Matters
SB 587
Referred Economic Matters
SB 624
Referred Economic Matters
SB 625
Referred Economic Matters
SB 634
Referred Economic Matters
SB 677
Referred Economic Matters
SB 682
Referred Economic Matters
SB 724
Referred Economic Matters
SB 725
Referred Economic Matters

House Resolutions

Committee Report #6 Economic Matters

Consent Calendar #4

HB 1320
Removed from Calendar
HB 543
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 549
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 632
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 654
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 706
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 717
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 779
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 791
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 840
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 841
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 842
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 844
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 994
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 1029
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 1031
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 1068
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 1073
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 1074
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 1076
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 1109
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 1156
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 1353
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 1320
Favorable Adopted
Floor Committee Amendment {413098/2 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Committee Report #7 Economic Matters

HB 299
Favorable with Amendments {623090/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 642
Favorable with Amendments {443893/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 655
Favorable with Amendments {573992/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 737
Favorable with Amendments {883694/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 995
Favorable with Amendments {293197/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 1028
Favorable with Amendments {103396/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 1051
Favorable with Amendments {293692/2 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 1062
Favorable with Amendments {763195/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 1064
Favorable with Amendments {453594/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 1072
Favorable with Amendments {643897/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 1210
Favorable with Amendments {413898/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Committee Report #8 Economic Matters

HB 550
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 616
Favorable with Amendments {283397/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 739
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 1316
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 1337
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Committee Report #9 Economic Matters

HB 744
Favorable with Amendments {423590/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 1144
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 1182
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 1552
Re-referred Environment and Transportation

Committee Report #4 Health and Government Operations

HB 403
Favorable with Amendments {546189/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 490
Favorable with Amendments {296686/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 555
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 639
Favorable with Amendments {176587/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 680
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 730
Favorable with Amendments {886985/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 752
Favorable with Amendments {286189/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 798
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 984
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Special Order Calendar

HB 1342
Motion Special Order until 03/11 (Delegate Vallario) Adopted
HB 309
Floor Amendment (Delegate Szeliga) {643223/1 Rejected (49-87)
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 606
Floor Amendment (Delegate Barkley) {553322/1 Rejected
Second Reading Passed
HB 1002
Floor Amendment (Delegate Hornberger) {863222/1 Rejected (53-83)
Floor Amendment (Delegate Simonaire) {513222/1 Rejected (56-78)
Floor Amendment (Delegate Afzali) {343521/1 Rejected (53-81)
Floor Amendment (Delegate Rey) {553923/2 Rejected (52-83)
Floor Amendment (Delegate Rey) {643422/3 Rejected (50-82)
Motion Special Order until 3/10 (Delegate Flanagan) Adopted

Introductory Bills

HB 1637
Motion Rules Suspended for late introduction (Delegate Hayes) Adopted (131-0)
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations
HB 1638
Motion Rules Suspended for late introduction (Delegate McKay) Adopted (130-1)
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations

Announcements

Quorum: 137

Adjourned 12:28 p.m., until MAR 10, 2016 at 10:00 A.M.



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March 10, 2016 3:47 P.M.