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. 7

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Convened 11:55 A.M., JANUARY 21, 2016

Adjourned 1:44 p.m., until JAN 22, 2016 at 10:00 A.M. - Journalized

Quorum: 141

Introductory Bills

HB 155 - HB 204 First Reading

House Resolutions

Announcements

Message from the Senate

SB 190 Veto overridden in Senate
SB 190
(2015)
overridden (89-52)

Message to the Senate

SB 190 Veto overridden

Message from the Senate

SB 517 veto overridden in Senate
SB 517
(2015)
overridden (86-55)

Message to the Senate

SB 517 veto overridden

Message from the Senate

SB 528 veto overridden in Senate
SB 528
(2015)
overridden (89-52)

Message to the Senate

SB 528 veto overridden

Message from the Senate - First Reading Senate Bills #1

SB 75
Referred Economic Matters
SB 87
Referred Economic Matters

Announcements

Quorum: 141

Adjourned 1:44 p.m., until JAN 22, 2016 at 10:00 A.M.



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How a Bill Becomes Law

Legislative Lingo

Explanation of Floor Motions and Actions


January 22, 2016 3:39 P.M.