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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2013 Regular Session Proceedings:

House Proceedings No. 27

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Convened 11:06 A.M., FEBRUARY 14, 2013

Quorum: 136

House Resolution

Introductory Bills

HB 1376 - HB 1397 First Reading

Message from the Senate - First Reading Senate Bills #12

SB 124
Referred Ways and Means
SB 144
Referred Ways and Means
SB 154
Referred Environmental Matters

Quorum: 139

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #3

HB 12
Third Reading Passed (139-0)
HB 116
Third Reading Passed (139-0)

Letter of Reassignment

HB 771
Re-assigned Ways and Means Appropriations
HB 885
Re-assigned Judiciary
HB 932
Re-assigned Health and Government Operations
HB 1234
Re-assigned Ways and Means Judiciary


Quorum: 139

Adjourned 11:49 a.m., until Feb 15, 2013 at 11:00 A.M.

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