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. 67

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Convened 11:13 A.M., Legislative Day 3/31/14, Calendar Day 4/07/14

Adjourned 12:38 p.m., until Apr 7, 2014 at 4:00 P.M., (Legislative Day 4/01) - Journalized

Quorum: 125

Announcements

Committee Report #17 Health and Government Operations

SB 257
Favorable with Amendments {226887/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 923
Favorable with Amendments {146385/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Special Order Calendar

HB 295
Third Reading Passed (87-47)

Messages

HB 873
House Refuses to Concur - Senate Amendments
House Requests Senate Recede
House Conference Committee Appointed - (Delegates Stein, O'Donnell, and Frush)

Committee Report #18 Ways and Means

SB 1051
Favorable with Amendments {105564/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Committee Report #20 Ways and Means

HB 811
Favorable with Amendments {925466/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Committee Report #25 House Rules and Executive Nominations

SB 240
Re-referred Judiciary
SB 454
Re-referred Judiciary
SB 727
Re-referred Ways and Means
SB 940
Re-referred Judiciary
SB 1112
Re-referred Economic Matters

Message from the Senate - Concurrence Calendar #10

HB 296
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (101-35)
HB 432
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (121-11)
HB 882
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (136-0)
HB 1246
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (136-0)

Quorum: 136

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #73

HB 1389
Third Reading Passed (136-0)

Third Reading Calendar (Senate Bills) #42

SB 341
Third Reading Passed (134-0)
SB 382
Third Reading Passed (133-0)
SB 521
Third Reading Passed (136-0)
SB 794
Third Reading Passed (135-0)
SB 889
Third Reading Passed (136-0)
SB 985
Third Reading Passed (95-40)
SB 1079
Third Reading Passed (135-0)

Third Reading Calendar (Senate Bills) #46

SB 235
Third Reading Passed (132-3)
SB 236
Third Reading Passed (102-34)
SB 612
Third Reading Passed (136-0)
SJ 1
Third Reading Passed (136-0)

Special Order Calendar

SB 850
Floor Amendment (Delegate Braveboy) {303825/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Messages

SB 401
Senate Conference Committee Appointed - (Senators Young, Benson, and Ferguson)

Message from the Senate - First Reading Senate Bills #63

SB 593
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations
SB 774
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations
SB 868
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations
SB 1117
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations

Announcements

Quorum: 136

Adjourned 12:38 p.m., until Apr 7, 2014 at 4:00 P.M., (Legislative Day 4/01)



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April 9, 2014 11:33 A.M.