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. 58A

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Reconvened 5:30 P.M., Legislative Day 3/26/16, Calendar Day 3/31/16

Adjourned 6:16 p.m., until APR 1, 2016 at 11:00 A.M., (Legislative Day 3/27) - Journalized

Quorum: 134

Message from the Senate - Yeas & Nays #5

HB 137
Returned Passed
HB 172
Returned Passed
HB 380
Returned Passed
HB 381
Returned Passed
HB 382
Returned Passed
HB 447
Returned Passed
HB 537
Returned Passed
HB 581
Returned Passed
HB 686
Returned Passed
HB 926
Returned Passed
HB 1406
Returned Passed
HB 1581
Returned Passed

Message from the Senate - Concurrence Calendar #6

HB 1402
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (93-42)
HB 1403
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (88-46)

Message from the Senate - Concurrence Calendar #5

HB 90
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (117-16)
HB 1400
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (85-50)

Message from the Senate - Concurrence Calendar #4

HB 462
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (134-0)
HB 684
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (91-44)
HB 1013
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Motion Special Order until 4/4 (Delegate Kipke) Rejected (49-85)
Third Reading Passed (83-51)

Committee Report #10 Judiciary

HB 1312
Favorable with Amendments {622316/1 Adopted
Motion Special Order until 4/1 (Delegate Dumais) Adopted
HB 1640
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 79
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 117
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 359
Favorable with Amendments {382716/3 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 564
Favorable with Amendments {322515/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 603
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 629
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Announcements

Quorum: 132

Adjourned 6:16 p.m., until APR 1, 2016 at 11:00 A.M., (Legislative Day 3/27)



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April 4, 2016 4:18 P.M.