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. 44

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Convened 10:09 A.M., Legislative Day 3/12/16, Calendar Day 3/15/16

Adjourned 11:21 a.m., until MAR 16, 2016 at 10:00 A.M., (Legislative Day 3/13) - Journalized

Quorum: 137

House Resolutions

Committee Report #8 Appropriations

HB 194
Favorable with Amendments {824369/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 262
Favorable with Amendments {664569/1 Adopted
Floor Amendment (Delegate Reznik) {163220/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 462
Favorable with Amendments {504968/1 Adopted
Floor Amendment (Delegate Ghrist) {653221/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 98
Favorable with Amendments {224362/1 Adopted
Floor Amendment (Delegate Reznik) {343921/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Committee Report #11 Economic Matters

HB 238
Favorable with Amendments {343495/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 264
Favorable with Amendments {113693/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 387
Favorable with Amendments {653697/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 689
Favorable with Amendments {363395/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 782
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 919
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 1113
Favorable with Amendments {363590/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 1115
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 1398
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 1440
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Committee Report #5 Environment and Transportation

HB 494
Favorable with Amendments {790415/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 538
Favorable with Amendments {330712/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 605
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 726
Favorable Adopted
Motion Special Order until 03/16 (Delegate Barve) Adopted
HB 920
Favorable with Amendments {880810/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 970
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Committee Report #6 Environment and Transportation

HB 318
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 516
Favorable with Amendments {140010/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 758
Favorable with Amendments {560014/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 799
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 918
Favorable with Amendments {260217/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Committee Report #8 Environment and Transportation

HB 102
Favorable with Amendments {400610/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 212
Favorable with Amendments {800719/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 523
Favorable with Amendments {790914/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 545
Favorable with Amendments {950013/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 805
Favorable with Amendments {170812/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 922
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 1179
Favorable with Amendments {640011/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 1365
Favorable with Amendments {860519/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 1461
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Committee Report #5 Judiciary

HB 346
Favorable with Amendments {182816/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 493
Favorable Adopted
Motion Special Order until 03/16 (Delegate McDonough) Adopted
HB 521
Favorable with Amendments {932013/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 565
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 583
Favorable with Amendments {342316/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 777
Favorable with Amendments {142817/1 Adopted
Motion Special Order until 03/16 (Delegate Vallario) Adopted
HB 832
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 871
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 1107
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Special Order Calendar

HB 1503
Floor Amendment (Delegate Rey) {533226/1 Withdrawn
Second Reading Passed

Quorum: 137

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #28

HB 352
Third Reading Passed (137-0)
HB 445
Third Reading Passed (125-12)
HB 593
Third Reading Passed (137-0)
HB 843
Third Reading Passed (136-0)
HB 878
Third Reading Passed (126-9)
HB 892
Third Reading Passed (135-2)
HB 969
Third Reading Passed (135-2)
HB 1002
Third Reading Passed (81-54)

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #29

HB 1090
Third Reading Passed (137-0)
HB 1140
Third Reading Passed (137-0)
HB 1162
Third Reading Passed (137-0)
HB 1291
Third Reading Passed (126-10)
HB 1342
Third Reading Passed (136-0)

Introductory Bills

HB 1642
Motion Rules Suspended for late introduction (Delegate Oaks) Adopted (134-0)
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations

Announcements

Quorum: 137

Adjourned 11:21 a.m., until MAR 16, 2016 at 10:00 A.M., (Legislative Day 3/13)



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March 16, 2016 3:42 P.M.