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. 71

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Convened 10:23 P.M., Legislative Day 4/08/16, Calendar Day 4/11/16

Adjourned 11:02 p.m., until Apr 11, 2016 at 11:10 P.M., (Legislative Day 4/09) - Journalized

Quorum: 139

Conference Committee Report

HB 1016
Conference Committee Report {233524/1 Adopted
Third Reading Passed (90-49)

Quorum: 139

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #92

HB 1172
Third Reading Passed (98-41)

Conference Committee Report

HB 306
Conference Committee Report {723720/1 Adopted
Third Reading Passed (138-1)
SB 352
Conference Committee Report {603226/1 Adopted
Third Reading Passed (140-0)
SB 245
Conference Committee Report {503527/1 Adopted
Third Reading Passed (138-1)
SB 1097
Conference Committee Report {423429/1 Adopted
Third Reading Passed (141-0)

Message from the Senate - Concurrence Calendar #23

HB 1007
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Motion Special Order until later today (Delegate Krebs) Adopted

Messages

HB 616
Senate Refuses to Recede
Senate Conference Committee Appointed - (Senators Conway, Zucker, and Young)

Special Order Calendar

SB 625
Third Reading Passed (141-0)

Messages

SB 356
Senate Refuses to Concur - House Amendments
Senate Requests House Recede
Senate Conference Committee Appointed - (Senators Ramirez, Muse, and Norman)
House Refuses to Recede

Quorum: 141

Third Reading Calendar (Senate Bills) #73

SB 442
Third Reading Passed (127-13)
SB 570
Third Reading Passed (138-0)
SB 571
Third Reading Passed (141-0)
SB 726
Third Reading Passed (114-27)
SB 877
Third Reading Passed (139-1)

Special Order Calendar

SB 942
Favorable Adopted
Floor Amendment (Delegate Shoemaker) {143825/1 Rejected (52-87)
Second Reading Passed
Motion Rules Suspended two readings same day (Delegate Morhaim) Rejected (92-49)

Message from the Senate - Yeas & Nays #17

HB 58
Returned Passed
HB 166
Returned Passed
HB 177
Returned Passed
HB 472
Returned Passed
HB 887
Returned Passed
HB 888
Returned Passed
HB 1059
Returned Passed
HB 1179
Returned Passed
HB 1182
Returned Passed
HB 1192
Returned Passed
HB 1371
Returned Passed
HB 1444
Returned Passed
HB 1461
Returned Passed

Conference Committee Report

HB 657
Conference Committee Report {543022/1 Adopted
Third Reading Passed (141-0)

Message from the Senate - Concurrence Calendar #24

HB 1021
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Motion Special Order until later today (Delegate Walker) Rejected (27-104)
Third Reading Passed (138-1)
HB 1210
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (141-0)

Committee Report #18 Health and Government Operations

HB 1561
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 297
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 462
Favorable with Amendments {266287/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 753
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
Motion Rules Suspended two readings same day (Delegate Pena-Melnyk) Adopted (140-0)
Third Reading Passed (141-0)

Special Order Calendar

HB 1007
Third Reading Passed (105-36)

Quorum: 130

Adjourned 11:02 p.m., until Apr 11, 2016 at 11:10 P.M., (Legislative Day 4/09)



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April 13, 2016 7:26 A.M.