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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2014 Regular Session Proceedings:


Senate Proceedings No. 38

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Convened 10:08 A.M., MARCH 4, 2014

Adjourned 11:20 a.m., until Mar 5, 2014 at 10:00 A.M. - Journalized

Invocation

Attendance Quorum: 47

Committee Report #16 Finance

SB 483
Favorable with Amendments {277676/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 585
Favorable with Amendments {537679/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 606
Favorable with Amendments {237874/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 614
Favorable with Amendments {737177/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 882
Favorable with Amendments {207671/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Announcements

Resolution: National Multiple Sclerosis Society Adopted (47-0)

Committee Report #6 Budget and Taxation

SB 141
Favorable with Amendments {449033/1
Motion Laid Over (Senator Hershey) Adopted
SB 332
Favorable with Amendments {359232/1 Adopted
Floor Amendment (Senator Kittleman) {513428/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 572
Favorable with Amendments {129836/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 605
Favorable with Amendments {969634/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 613
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 615
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 616
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 653
Favorable with Amendments {319032/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Committee Report #17 Education Health and Environmental Affairs

SB 120
Favorable with Amendments {584933/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Committee Report #18 Education Health and Environmental Affairs

SB 413
Favorable with Amendments {704431/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 438
Favorable with Amendments {204330/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 525
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 700
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 849
Favorable with Amendments {424836/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 854
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Committee Report #19 Education Health and Environmental Affairs

SB 503
Favorable with Amendments {274739/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 610
Favorable with Amendments {754336/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 666
Favorable with Amendments {594031/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 701
Favorable with Amendments {424237/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 747
Favorable with Amendments {634234/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Quorum: 47

Third Reading Calendar (Senate Bills) #38

SB 212
Third Reading Passed (32-15)

Announcements

Quorum: 47

Adjourned 11:20 a.m., until Mar 5, 2014 at 10:00 A.M.



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March 5, 2014 1:08 P.M.