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. 56

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Convened 10:45 A.M., Legislative Day 3/24/16, Calendar Day 3/29/16

Adjourned 11:55 a.m., until MAR 30, 2016 at 10:00 A.M., (Legislative Day 3/25) - Journalized

Quorum: 138

Message from the Senate - First Reading Senate Bills #46

SB 389
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations
SB 605
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations
SB 869
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations
SB 928
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations
SB 945
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations
SB 1007
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations
SB 1126
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations

House Resolutions

Quorum: 138

Third Reading Calendar (Senate Bills) #8

SB 370
Third Reading Passed (135-3)

Special Order Calendar

HB 722
Favorable with Amendments {414066/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 191
Favorable with Amendments
Committee Amendment (#1) Adopted
Committee Amendment (#2-7) Adopted
Committee Amendment (#8-24) Adopted
Committee Amendment (#25-31) Adopted
Favorable with Amendments Adopted Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Committee Report #15 Appropriations

SB 321
Favorable with Amendments {564365/2 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 343
Favorable with Amendments {594964/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 344
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 345
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 373
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 378
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 473
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 477
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 1052
Favorable with Amendments {754966/1 Adopted
Motion Special Order until 3/30 (Delegate O'Donnell) Withdrawn
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Committee Report #19 Economic Matters

HB 1504
Favorable with Amendments {133898/1 Adopted
Floor Amendment (Delegate Afzali) {673922/1 Rejected (49-87)
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 54
Favorable with Amendments {333195/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 173
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 277
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 323
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 410
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 471
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 541
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 544
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 587
Favorable with Amendments {603691/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 687
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Committee Report #17 Environment and Transportation

HB 253
Favorable with Amendments {340716/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 712
Favorable with Amendments {900718/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 51
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 72
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 80
Favorable with Amendments {410414/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 104
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 110
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 112
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 113
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 132
Favorable with Amendments {800613/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 146
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 194
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 309
Favorable with Amendments {700719/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 426
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 525
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Committee Report #11 Health and Government Operations

HB 399
Favorable with Amendments {446781/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 437
Favorable with Amendments {286687/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 1
Favorable with Amendments {636586/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 242
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 312
Favorable with Amendments {216281/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 336
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 460
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 469
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 516
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 600
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 825
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Committee Report #13 House Rules and Executive Nominations

Consent Calendar #9

HB 1537
Re-referred Health and Government Operations
HB 1562
Re-referred Environment and Transportation
HB 1603
Re-referred Environment and Transportation
HB 1642
Re-referred Appropriations
SB 980
Re-referred Ways and Means
SB 1158
Re-referred Appropriations

Message from the Senate - Concurrence Calendar #1

HB 368
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (132-3)

Conference Committee Report

SB 190
Conference Committee Report Adopted
Third Reading Passed (130-7)

Message from the Senate - First Reading Senate Bills #47

SB 235
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations
SB 276
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations
SB 502
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations
SB 573
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations
SB 579
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations
SB 734
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations
SB 943
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations
SB 1083
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations
SB 1130
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations

Announcements

Quorum: 137

Adjourned 11:55 a.m., until MAR 30, 2016 at 10:00 A.M., (Legislative Day 3/25)



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March 30, 2016 4:03 P.M.