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. 70

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Convened 9:54 P.M., Legislative Day 4/03/14, Calendar Day 4/07/14

Adjourned 11:30 p.m., until Apr 7, 2014 at 11:30 P.M., (Legislative Day 4/04) - Journalized

Quorum: 128

Message from the Senate - Yeas & Nays #20

HB 510
Returned Passed
HB 668
Returned Passed
HB 1015
Returned Passed

Quorum: 131

Third Reading Calendar (Senate Bills) #54

SB 231
Third Reading Passed (120-9)

Special Order Calendar

SB 290
Third Reading Passed (133-0)

Conference Committee Report

SB 401
Conference Committee Report {353428/1 Adopted
Third Reading Passed (98-35)

Message from the Senate - Concurrence Calendar #19

HB 1317
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (134-0)
HB 1476
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (111-23)

Conference Committee Report

SB 348
Conference Committee Report {673121/1 Adopted
Third Reading Passed (110-23)

Conference Committee Report

HB 701
Conference Committee Report {103023/1 Adopted
Third Reading Passed (136-0)

Quorum: 137

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #76

HB 262
Third Reading Passed (118-13)

Conference Committee Report

SB 512
Conference Committee Report {863127/1 Adopted
Third Reading Passed (137-0)

Special Order Calendar

SB 654
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Announcements

Messages

HB 781
Senate Refuses to Recede
Senate Conference Committee Appointed - (Senators Zirkin, Brochin, and Shank)

Announcements

Messages

HB 1161
Senate Refuses to Recede
Senate Conference Committee Appointed - (Senators Shank, Stone, and Raskin)

Message from the Senate - Concurrence Calendar #20

HB 553
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (131-3)
HB 1510
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (135-1)

Message from the Senate - Yeas & Nays #21

HB 741
Returned Passed
HB 742
Returned Passed
HB 814
Returned Passed
HB 1228
Returned Passed
HB 1276
Returned Passed
HB 1432
Returned Passed
HB 1479
Returned Passed

Messages

SB 1051
Senate Refuses to Concur - House Amendments
Senate Requests House Recede
Senate Conference Committee Appointed - (Senators DeGrange, Jones-Rodwell, and Manno)
House Refuses to Recede
House Conference Committee Appointed - (Delegates Hixson, F. Turner, and Barve)
SB 585
Senate Refuses to Concur - House Amendments
Senate Requests House Recede
Senate Conference Committee Appointed - (Senators Astle, Pugh, and Kittleman)
Motion Recede (Delegate Davis) Adopted
House Recede
Third Reading Passed (137-0)
SB 454
Senate Refuses to Concur - House Amendments
Senate Requests House Recede
Senate Conference Committee Appointed - (Senators Zirkin, Brochin, and Shank)
House Refuses to Recede

Quorum: 138

Adjourned 11:30 p.m., until Apr 7, 2014 at 11:30 P.M., (Legislative Day 4/04)



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April 9, 2014 2:21 P.M.