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. 61

Agenda  |  Bottom

Convened 10:08 A.M., Legislative Day 3/27/14, Calendar Day 4/05/14

Adjourned 12:56 p.m., until Apr 7, 2014 at 11:00 A.M.(Legislative Day 03/28) - Journalized

Invocation

Attendance Quorum: 47

Message from the House - Concurrence Calendar #23

SB 592
Senate Concur - House Amendment
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
SB 796
Senate Concur - House Amendment
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
SB 977
Senate Concur - House Amendments
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
SB 1104
Senate Concur - House Amendments
Third Reading Passed (39-8)

Conference Committee Report

SB 170
Conference Committee Report Adopted
Third Reading Passed (40-7)
SB 172
Conference Committee Report {283923/1 Adopted
Third Reading Passed (41-6)

Message from the House - Concurrence Calendar #24

SB 86
Senate Concur - House Amendment
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
SB 205
Senate Concur - House Amendments
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
SB 378
Senate Concur - House Amendments
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
SB 686
Senate Concur - House Amendment
Third Reading Passed (47-0)

Special Order Calendar

HB 157
Motion Special Order until 4/7 (Senator Dyson) Adopted
HB 125
Third Reading Passed with Amendments (47-0)
HB 957
Favorable Adopted
Floor Amendment (Senator Simonaire) {673520/1 Rejected (8-37)
Second Reading Passed
SB 710
Third Reading Passed (47-0)

Quorum: 47

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #36

HB 79
Motion Special Order until 4/7 (Senator Kittleman) Adopted
HB 399
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 636
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
HB 661
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 806
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 874
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 963
Floor Amendment (Senator Muse) {893229/1 Rejected
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 1019
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 1235
Floor Amendment (Senator Pugh) {593928/1 Adopted
Third Reading Passed with Amendments (47-0)
HB 1267
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 1296
Third Reading Passed (47-0)

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #37

Consent Calendar #19

HB 389
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
HB 404
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
HB 437
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
HB 710
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
HB 793
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
HB 802
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
HB 805
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
HB 988
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
HB 1040
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
HB 1127
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
HB 1233
Third Reading Passed (46-0)

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #38

HB 135
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 137
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 402
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
HB 461
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 591
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 629
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 812
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 831
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 861
Third Reading Passed (45-1)
HB 1075
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 1088
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 1157
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 1168
Third Reading Passed (31-16)

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #39

Consent Calendar #20

HB 359
Removed from Calendar
HB 118
Removed from Calendar
HB 208
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 318
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 1043
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 1048
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 1312
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 1390
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 1393
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 1506
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 1530
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 1531
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 118
Motion Special Order until 4/7 (Senator Ferguson) Adopted
HB 359
Third Reading Passed (39-8)

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #40

HB 127
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
HB 173
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 223
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 446
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 549
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 553
Motion Special Order until 4/7 (Senator Muse) Adopted
HB 615
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 856
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 878
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 904
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
HB 936
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 1047
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 1259
Third Reading Passed (47-0)

Conference Committee Report

SB 171
Conference Committee Report Adopted
Third Reading Passed (44-3)

Messages

HB 1164
House Refuses to Concur - Senate Amendments
House Requests Senate Recede
House Conference Committee Appointed - (Delegates A. Washington, Serafini, and Kaiser)
Senate Refuses to Recede
Senate Conference Committee Appointed - (Senators Pinsky, Benson, and Jennings)

Message from the House - Yeas & Nays #10

SB 6
Returned Passed
SB 7
Returned Passed
SB 72
Returned Passed
SB 76
Returned Passed
SB 77
Returned Passed
SB 88
Returned Passed
SB 168
Returned Passed
SB 256
Returned Passed
SB 282
Returned Passed
SB 446
Returned Passed
SB 455
Returned Passed
SB 471
Returned Passed
SB 520
Returned Passed
SB 555
Returned Passed
SB 576
Returned Passed
SB 610
Returned Passed
SB 665
Returned Passed
SB 678
Returned Passed
SB 763
Returned Passed
SB 781
Returned Passed
SB 790
Returned Passed
SB 803
Returned Passed
SB 813
Returned Passed
SB 818
Returned Passed
SB 830
Returned Passed
SB 874
Returned Passed
SB 879
Returned Passed
SB 884
Returned Passed
SB 891
Returned Passed
SB 901
Returned Passed
SB 922
Returned Passed
SB 936
Returned Passed
SB 939
Returned Passed
SB 952
Returned Passed
SB 999
Returned Passed
SB 1040
Returned Passed
SB 1082
Returned Passed
SB 1091
Returned Passed

Message from the House - Yeas & Nays #11

SB 299
Returned Passed
SB 617
Returned Passed

Message from the House - First Reading House Bills #31

HB 607
Referred Senate Rules
HB 708
Referred Senate Rules
HB 1036
Referred Senate Rules
HB 1309
Referred Senate Rules
HB 1323
Referred Senate Rules
HB 1483
Referred Senate Rules

Third Reading Calendar (Senate Bills) #73

SB 240
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
SB 252
Third Reading Passed (45-1)
SB 639
Third Reading Passed (44-3)
SB 727
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
SB 742
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
SB 810
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
SB 940
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
SB 967
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
SB 1055
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
SB 1112
Third Reading Passed (47-0)

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #41

HB 295
Floor Amendment (Senator Jennings) {903229/1 Rejected (17-29)
Floor Amendment (Senator Madaleno) {573828/2 Adopted (44-3)
Floor Amendment (Senator Getty) {703521/1 Rejected (23-24)
Floor Amendment (Senator Simonaire) {653225/2 Withdrawn
Floor Amendment (Senator Simonaire) {653225/4 Rejected
Floor Amendment (Senator Simonaire) {563223/2 Rejected (13-33)
Floor Amendment (Senator Simonaire) {563223/3 Rejected (13-32)
Floor Amendment (Senator Simonaire) {963521/1 Rejected (11-34)
Third Reading Passed (34-13)

Committee Report #70 Education Health and Environmental Affairs

SB 593
Favorable with Amendments {104536/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 1117
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Committee Report #42 Finance

SB 774
Favorable with Amendments {527575/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 868
Favorable with Amendments {707470/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Announcements

Quorum: 47

Adjourned 12:56 p.m., until Apr 7, 2014 at 11:00 A.M.(Legislative Day 03/28)



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April 7, 2014 3:32 P.M.