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.

Senate 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 Senate Resolutions.
  7. Introduction of visitors.
  8. Unfinished business.
  9. Laid over bills.
  10. Reports of standing committees.
  11. Reports of select committees.
  12. Special orders of the day.
  13. Third reading calendars.
  14. Adjournment.


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2013 Regular Session Proceedings:


Senate Proceedings No. 35

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Convened 8:21 A.M., FEBRUARY 28, 2013

Invocation

Attendance Quorum: 44

Introductory Bills

SB 1030 - SB 1036 First Reading

Executive Nominations Committee Report #5

Motion Special Order until 3/1 (Senator Kelley) Adopted

Quorum: 45

Third Reading Calendar (Senate Bills) #23

SB 18
Motion Special Order until 3/5 (Senator Mathias) Adopted
SB 31
Third Reading Passed (45-0)
SB 35
Third Reading Passed (45-0)
SB 49
Third Reading Passed (45-0)
SB 304
Third Reading Passed (45-0)
SB 424
Third Reading Passed (45-0)
SB 464
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
SB 526
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
SB 586
Third Reading Passed (44-0)
SB 671
Third Reading Passed (46-0)

Resolution re: Dr David Wilson in recognition of Morgan Innovation

Day Adopted (46-0)

Resolution re: Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. for your annual day

in Annapolis and more than 100 years of dedication to
community service Adopted (46-0)

Third Reading Calendar (Senate Bills) #24

SB 281
Motion limit debate (Senator Garagiola) Adopted (29-18)
Third Reading Passed (28-19)

Laid Over Bills

SB 276
Favorable with Amendments {258274/1
Motion Special Order until 3/1 (Senator Raskin) Adopted

Message from the House - First Reading House Bills #9

HB 40
Referred Judicial Proceedings
HB 45
Referred Judicial Proceedings
HB 83
Referred Judicial Proceedings Budget and Taxation
HB 96
Referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs
HB 97
Referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs
HB 136
Referred Finance
HB 153
Referred Judicial Proceedings
HB 197
Referred Judicial Proceedings
HB 241
Referred Judicial Proceedings
HB 244
Referred Judicial Proceedings
HB 254
Referred Judicial Proceedings

Message from the House - First Reading House Bills #8

HB 255
Referred Judicial Proceedings
HB 306
Referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs
HB 309
Referred Judicial Proceedings
HB 319
Referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs
HB 378
Referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs
HB 385
Referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs
HB 388
Referred Judicial Proceedings
HB 391
Referred Finance
HB 546
Referred Budget and Taxation
HB 670
Referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs
HB 674
Referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs
HB 733
Referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs

Announcements

Quorum: 47

Adjourned 12:48 p.m., until Mar 1, 2013 at 9:00 A.M.



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