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. 65

Agenda  |  Bottom

Convened 10:45 A.M., Legislative Day 3/29/14, Calendar Day 4/05/14

Adjourned 12:42 p.m., until Apr 5, 2014 at 3:30 P.M., (Legislative Day 3/30) - Journalized

Quorum: 132

Message from the Senate - Yeas & Nays #13

HB 304
Returned Passed

Message from the Senate - Yeas & Nays #14

HB 73
Returned Passed
HB 138
Returned Passed
HB 156
Returned Passed
HB 222
Returned Passed
HB 242
Returned Passed
HB 248
Returned Passed
HB 250
Returned Passed
HB 294
Returned Passed
HB 300
Returned Passed
HB 385
Returned Passed
HB 406
Returned Passed
HB 416
Returned Passed
HB 419
Returned Passed
HB 436
Returned Passed
HB 552
Returned Passed
HB 582
Returned Passed
HB 621
Returned Passed
HB 665
Returned Passed
HB 667
Returned Passed
HB 690
Returned Passed
HB 836
Returned Passed
HB 914
Returned Passed
HB 916
Returned Passed
HB 937
Returned Passed
HB 955
Returned Passed
HB 959
Returned Passed
HB 1004
Returned Passed
HB 1034
Returned Passed
HB 1045
Returned Passed
HB 1091
Returned Passed
HB 1109
Returned Passed
HB 1112
Returned Passed
HB 1124
Returned Passed
HB 1141
Returned Passed
HB 1148
Returned Passed
HB 1174
Returned Passed
HB 1243
Returned Passed
HB 1244
Returned Passed
HB 1245
Returned Passed
HB 1275
Returned Passed
HB 1351
Returned Passed
HB 1381
Returned Passed
HB 1399
Returned Passed
HB 1403
Returned Passed
HB 1457
Returned Passed
HB 1493
Returned Passed
HB 1552
Returned Passed

Message from the Senate - First Reading Senate Bills #60

SB 301
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations
SB 709
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations
SB 814
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations

Message from the Senate - First Reading Senate Bills #61

SB 710
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations

Announcements

Committee Report #19 Environmental Matters

HB 1328
Favorable with Amendments {900214/2 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 708
Favorable with Amendments {280818/3 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 850
Favorable Adopted
Motion Special Order until 4/7 (Delegate Braveboy) Adopted
SB 865
Favorable with Amendments {650514/2 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Committee Report #20 Environmental Matters

SB 259
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Committee Report #16 Health and Government Operations

SB 254
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 795
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Committee Report #14 Appropriations

SB 110
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 218
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 998
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Committee Report #17 Ways and Means

HB 1135
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 37
Favorable with Amendments {175466/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 266
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 290
Favorable with Amendments {625260/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 469
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 534
Favorable with Amendments {305268/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 596
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 1066
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Committee Report #15 Judiciary

HB 289
Favorable with Amendments {292216/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 1052
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 69
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 558
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 699
Favorable with Amendments {232118/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 805
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Special Order Calendar

HB 1232
Floor Amendment (Delegate Cardin) {123729/1 Rejected (39-91)
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Messages

HB 386
House Refuses to Concur - Senate Amendments
House Requests Senate Recede
House Conference Committee Appointed - (Delegates Carter, Clippinger, and McComas)
HB 701
House Refuses to Concur - Senate Amendments
House Requests Senate Recede
House Conference Committee Appointed - (Delegates Simmons, Swain, and Parrott)
HB 881
House Refuses to Concur - Senate Amendments
House Requests Senate Recede
House Conference Committee Appointed - (Delegates Morhaim, Hammen, and Kach)
HB 929
House Refuses to Concur - Senate Amendments
House Requests Senate Recede
House Conference Committee Appointed - (Delegates Malone, McMillan, and Stein)
HB 1212
House Refuses to Concur - Senate Amendments
House Requests Senate Recede
House Conference Committee Appointed - (Delegates Anderson, Clippinger, and Cluster)

Committee Report #22 House Rules and Executive Nominations

HJ 2
Favorable with Amendments {963523/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 235
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 236
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SJ 1
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Conference Committee Report

SB 170
Conference Committee Report Adopted
Third Reading Passed (98-37)
SB 172
Conference Committee Report {283923/1 Adopted
Third Reading Passed (97-38)

Special Order Calendar

SB 575
Floor Amendment (Delegate Griffith) {653429/1 Adopted
Third Reading Passed with Amendments (134-0)
SB 612
Second Reading Passed

Messages

SB 348
Senate Refuses to Concur - House Amendments
Senate Requests House Recede
Senate Conference Committee Appointed - (Senators Raskin, Shank, and Muse)
House Refuses to Recede
House Conference Committee Appointed - (Delegates Anderson, Clippinger, and Cluster)
SB 401
Senate Refuses to Concur - House Amendments
Senate Requests House Recede
House Refuses to Recede
House Conference Committee Appointed - (Delegates Stein, Holmes, and Fraser-Hidalgo)
SB 460
Senate Refuses to Concur - House Amendments
Senate Requests House Recede
Senate Conference Committee Appointed - (Senators Zirkin, Brochin, and Shank)
House Refuses to Recede
House Conference Committee Appointed - (Delegates Dumais, Arora, and Hough)
SB 512
Senate Refuses to Concur - House Amendments
Senate Requests House Recede
Senate Conference Committee Appointed - (Senators Gladden, Stone, and Forehand)
House Refuses to Recede
House Conference Committee Appointed - (Delegates Waldstreicher, Lee, and Glass)

Quorum: 134

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #69

HB 412
Third Reading Passed (125-8)
HB 554
Third Reading Passed (135-0)
HB 814
Third Reading Passed (135-0)
HB 1228
Third Reading Passed (135-0)
HB 1242
Third Reading Passed (135-0)
HB 1276
Third Reading Passed (99-35)
HB 1284
Third Reading Passed (127-7)
HB 1432
Third Reading Passed (135-0)

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #70

HB 741
Third Reading Passed (103-31)
HB 742
Third Reading Passed (133-0)

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #71

HB 1063
Third Reading Passed (134-0)
HB 1076
Third Reading Passed (134-0)
HB 1186
Third Reading Passed (94-40)
HB 1198
Third Reading Passed (131-1)
HB 1479
Third Reading Passed (133-0)

Special Order Calendar

SB 364
Floor Amendment (Delegate Mitchell) {463225/1 Withdrawn
Floor Committee Amendment {352611/2 Adopted
Motion Special Order until next session (Delegate Kipke) Adopted

Quorum: 134

Third Reading Calendar (Senate Bills) #38

SB 73
Third Reading Passed (135-0)
SB 83
Third Reading Passed (135-0)
SB 229
Third Reading Passed (130-4)
SB 309
Third Reading Passed (125-9)
SB 345
Third Reading Passed (134-1)
SB 472
Third Reading Passed (124-10)
SB 473
Third Reading Passed (119-15)
SB 687
Third Reading Passed (134-0)
SB 908
Third Reading Passed (115-19)
SB 993
Third Reading Passed (135-0)

Third Reading Calendar (Senate Bills) #39

SB 272
Third Reading Passed (135-0)
SB 660
Third Reading Passed (129-5)
SB 685
Third Reading Passed (132-1)
SB 698
Third Reading Passed (134-0)
SB 716
Third Reading Passed (98-35)
SB 718
Third Reading Passed (126-7)
SB 860
Third Reading Passed (133-1)
SB 1095
Third Reading Passed (134-0)

Third Reading Calendar (Senate Bills) #40

SB 141
Third Reading Passed (132-0)
SB 354
Third Reading Passed (134-0)
SB 383
Third Reading Passed (134-0)
SB 419
Third Reading Passed (134-0)
SB 430
Third Reading Passed (134-0)
SB 486
Third Reading Passed (120-13)
SB 605
Third Reading Passed (132-0)
SB 666
Third Reading Passed (132-0)
SB 785
Third Reading Passed (135-0)
SB 909
Third Reading Passed (133-0)
SB 988
Third Reading Passed (133-0)

Third Reading Calendar (Senate Bills) #41

SB 600
Third Reading Passed (135-0)
SB 601
Third Reading Passed (98-36)

Conference Committee Report

SB 171
Conference Committee Report
Motion Special Order until next session (Delegate Kipke) Adopted

Committee Report #21 Environmental Matters

SB 800
Favorable with Amendments {440216/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Message from the Senate - Yeas & Nays #15

HB 389
Returned Passed
HB 399
Returned Passed
HB 437
Returned Passed
HB 636
Returned Passed
HB 661
Returned Passed
HB 710
Returned Passed
HB 793
Returned Passed
HB 802
Returned Passed
HB 805
Returned Passed
HB 806
Returned Passed
HB 874
Returned Passed
HB 963
Returned Passed
HB 988
Returned Passed
HB 1019
Returned Passed
HB 1040
Returned Passed
HB 1127
Returned Passed
HB 1233
Returned Passed
HB 1296
Returned Passed

Messages

HB 1164
Senate Refuses to Recede
Senate Conference Committee Appointed - (Senators Pinsky, Benson, and Jennings)

Announcements

Quorum: 135

Adjourned 12:42 p.m., until Apr 5, 2014 at 3:30 P.M., (Legislative Day 3/30)



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