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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2014 Regular Session Proceedings:


House Proceedings No. 23

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Convened 11:07 A.M., FEBRUARY 7, 2014

Adjourned 11:35 a.m., until Feb 10, 2014 at 8:00 P.M. - Journalized

Quorum: 133

House Resolutions

Introductory Bills

HB 1095 - HB 1361 First Reading
HJ 8 First Reading

Message from the Senate - First Reading Senate Bills #14

SB 79
Referred Economic Matters
SB 178
Referred Health and Government Operations
SB 263
Referred Health and Government Operations
SB 292
Referred Economic Matters
SB 293
Referred Economic Matters
SB 297
Referred Economic Matters

Quorum: 133

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #1

HB 35
Third Reading Passed (133-0)
HB 98
Third Reading Passed (133-0)
HB 99
Third Reading Passed (132-0)
HB 130
Third Reading Passed (129-3)
HB 141
Third Reading Passed (132-0)
HB 221
Third Reading Passed (131-0)
HB 257
Third Reading Passed (130-1)

Letter of Reassignment

HB 710
Re-assigned Economic Matters
HB 728
Re-assigned Environmental Matters Economic Matters

Announcements

Quorum: 131

Adjourned 11:35 a.m., until Feb 10, 2014 at 8:00 P.M.



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How a Bill Becomes Law

Legislative Lingo

Explanation of Floor Motions and Actions


February 11, 2014 2:42 P.M.