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. 51

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Convened 7:09 P.M., Legislative Day 3/19/16, Calendar Day 3/21/16

Adjourned 9:13 p.m., until MAR 22, 2016 at 12:00 P.M., (Legislative Day 3/20) - Journalized

Quorum: 137

Quorum: 137

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #68

HB 157
Third Reading Passed (135-0)
HB 1145
Third Reading Passed (99-37)

Committee Report #13 Appropriations

SB 190
Favorable with Amendments
Motion Special Order until 03/22 (Delegate McIntosh) Adopted

Quorum: 136

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #65

HB 36
Third Reading Passed (131-6)
HB 459
Third Reading Passed (135-2)
HB 525
Third Reading Passed (136-0)
HB 646
Third Reading Passed (136-0)
HB 911
Third Reading Passed (119-17)
HB 1016
Third Reading Passed (92-44)
HB 1404
Motion Special Order until later today (Delegate Szeliga) Adopted

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #66

HB 44
Third Reading Passed (137-0)
HB 676
Third Reading Passed (132-2)
HB 898
Third Reading Passed (135-0)
HB 917
Third Reading Passed (137-0)
HB 1180
Third Reading Passed (90-45)
HB 1297
Third Reading Passed (135-0)
HB 1299
Third Reading Passed (97-40)
HB 1445
Third Reading Passed (134-2)

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #67

HB 1007
Third Reading Passed (93-43)

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #57

HB 914
Third Reading Passed (111-26)
HB 972
Third Reading Passed (137-0)
HB 1233
Third Reading Passed (136-0)
HB 1249
Third Reading Passed (137-0)
HB 1252
Third Reading Passed (88-47)
HB 1402
Third Reading Passed (90-46)
HB 1438
Third Reading Passed (136-0)
HB 1462
Third Reading Passed (137-0)

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #46

HB 194
Third Reading Passed (135-0)
HB 238
Third Reading Passed (88-48)
HB 318
Third Reading Passed (134-1)
HB 516
Third Reading Passed (129-3)
HB 815
Third Reading Passed (136-0)
HB 1115
Third Reading Passed (92-45)

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #52

HB 147
Third Reading Passed (136-0)
HB 148
Third Reading Passed (137-0)
HB 797
Third Reading Passed (135-1)
HB 816
Third Reading Passed (136-0)
HB 831
Third Reading Passed (136-0)
HB 867
Third Reading Passed (137-0)

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #69

HB 420
Third Reading Passed (113-23)

Special Order Calendar

HB 1404
Third Reading Passed (116-21)

Message from the Senate - First Reading Senate Bills #32

SB 212
Referred Health and Government Operations
SB 285
Referred Economic Matters
SB 505
Referred Economic Matters
SB 859
Referred Environment and Transportation
SB 860
Referred Economic Matters
SB 861
Referred Economic Matters
SB 878
Referred Economic Matters
SB 916
Referred Economic Matters
SB 959
Referred Economic Matters

Message from the Senate - First Reading Senate Bills #36

SB 420
Referred Ways and Means
SB 459
Referred Ways and Means

Message from the Senate - First Reading Senate Bills #39

SB 47
Referred Ways and Means
SB 106
Referred Economic Matters
SB 115
Referred Ways and Means
SB 160
Referred Judiciary
SB 208
Referred Judiciary
SB 215
Referred Judiciary
SB 271
Referred Appropriations
SB 280
Referred Appropriations
SB 374
Referred Ways and Means
SB 377
Referred Ways and Means
SB 379
Referred Appropriations
SB 413
Referred Health and Government Operations Appropriations
SB 462
Referred Health and Government Operations
SB 485
Referred Economic Matters
SB 497
Referred Health and Government Operations
SB 542
Referred Appropriations
SB 547
Referred Environment and Transportation
SB 582
Referred Ways and Means
SB 608
Referred Appropriations
SB 631
Referred Appropriations
SB 649
Referred Economic Matters
SB 673
Referred Ways and Means
SB 679
Referred Economic Matters
SB 759
Referred Ways and Means
SB 777
Referred Economic Matters
SB 804
Referred Judiciary
SB 840
Referred Ways and Means
SB 843
Referred Ways and Means
SB 848
Referred Health and Government Operations
SB 852
Referred Economic Matters
SB 875
Referred Appropriations
SB 884
Referred Ways and Means
SB 912
Referred Economic Matters
SB 931
Referred Health and Government Operations
SB 950
Referred Ways and Means
SB 953
Referred Judiciary
SB 969
Referred Environment and Transportation Judiciary
SB 982
Referred Appropriations
SB 996
Referred Environment and Transportation
SB 999
Referred Environment and Transportation
SB 1054
Referred Environment and Transportation
SB 1062
Referred Ways and Means
SB 1068
Referred Economic Matters
SB 1104
Referred Environment and Transportation
SB 1113
Referred Environment and Transportation
SB 1135
Referred Economic Matters
SB 1140
Referred Economic Matters

Message from the Senate - First Reading Senate Bills #31

SB 275
Referred Environment and Transportation
SB 436
Referred Health and Government Operations
SB 887
Referred Health and Government Operations

Announcements

Quorum: 132

Adjourned 9:13 p.m., until MAR 22, 2016 at 12:00 P.M., (Legislative Day 3/20)



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March 22, 2016 3:45 P.M.