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. 63

Agenda  |  Bottom

Convened 4:18 P.M., Legislative Day 3/29/14, Calendar Day 4/07/14

Adjourned 5:23 p.m., until Apr 7, 2014 at 7:15 P.M. (Legislative Day 03/30) - Journalized

Attendance Quorum: 47

Message from the House - Concurrence Calendar #33

SB 341
Senate Concur - House Amendment
Third Reading Passed (39-0)

Message from the House - Concurrence Calendar #34

SB 889
Senate Concur - House Amendments
Third Reading Passed (39-0)

Special Order Calendar

SB 364
Senate Concur - House Amendments
Third Reading Passed (34-8)

Committee Report #45 Finance

HB 1314
Favorable with Amendments {427775/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Message from the House - Yeas & Nays #14

SB 235
Returned Passed
SB 236
Returned Passed
SB 382
Returned Passed
SB 612
Returned Passed
SB 794
Returned Passed
SB 985
Returned Passed
SB 1079
Returned Passed
SJ 1
Returned Passed

Message from the House - First Reading House Bills #35

HB 1389
Referred Senate Rules

Committee Report #18 Senate Rules

HB 289
Re-referred Judicial Proceedings
HB 554
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
HB 607
Re-referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs
HB 741
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
HB 742
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
HB 814
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
HB 1052
Re-referred Judicial Proceedings
HB 1063
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
HB 1186
Re-referred Judicial Proceedings
HB 1228
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
HB 1232
Re-referred Judicial Proceedings
HB 1242
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
HB 1276
Re-referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs
HB 1432
Re-referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs
HB 1479
Re-referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs
HB 1510
Re-referred Finance
HJ 2
Re-referred Judicial Proceedings

Committee Report #37 Budget and Taxation

HB 450
Favorable
Motion Special Order until later today (Senator Middleton) Adopted
HB 1323
Favorable with Amendments {959335/1
Motion Special Order until later today (Senator Middleton) Adopted
HB 1516
Favorable
Motion Special Order until later today (Senator Middleton) Adopted

Third Reading Calendar (Senate Bills) #75

SB 433
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
SB 523
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
SB 961
Third Reading Passed (46-0)

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #49

HB 288
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
HB 341
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
HB 595
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
HB 660
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
HB 863
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
HB 920
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
HB 951
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
HB 1153
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
HB 1349
Third Reading Passed (40-6)
HB 1476
Third Reading Passed (46-0)

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #50

HB 40
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 43
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 833
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 923
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 973
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 1238
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 1406
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 1458
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
HB 1522
Third Reading Passed (47-0)

Special Order Calendar

HB 1015
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 867
Favorable with Amendments {308872/1 Adopted
Floor Amendment (Senator Getty) {213326/1 Rejected (18-29)
Motion Special Order until later today (Senator Brinkley) Rejected (17-29)
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 1542
Favorable with Amendments {307873/1
Motion Special Order until later today (Senator Dyson) Adopted
HB 510
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 668
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 157
Motion Special Order until later today (Senator Getty) Adopted
HB 79
Floor Amendment (Senator Kittleman) {173523/1 Adopted (24-23)
Floor Amendment (Senator Kittleman) {603628/2 Adopted
Floor Amendment (Senator Kittleman) {603628/3 Adopted (24-23)
Third Reading Passed with Amendments (34-12)
HB 553
Motion Special Order until later today (Senator Muse) Adopted
HB 1137
Favorable
Motion Special Order until later today (Senator Zirkin) Adopted

Conference Committee Report

SB 348
Conference Committee Report {673121/1 Adopted
Third Reading Passed (47-0)

Messages

SB 229
House Refuses to Recede
House Conference Committee Appointed - (Delegates Beidle, McMillan, and Norman)

Message from the House - First Reading House Bills #36

HB 811
Referred Senate Rules

Quorum: 47

Announcements

Quorum: 47

Adjourned 5:23 p.m., until Apr 7, 2014 at 7:15 P.M. (Legislative Day 03/30)



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April 8, 2014 12:36 P.M.