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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2015 Regular Session Proceedings:


House Proceedings No. 56

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Convened 8:01 P.M., Legislative Day 3/26/15, Calendar Day 3/30/15

Adjourned 8:58 p.m., until Mar 31, 2015 at 11:00 A.M., (Legislative Day 3/27) - Journalized

Quorum: 133

House Resolutions

Message from the Senate - Yeas & Nays #2

HB 106
Returned Passed
HB 182
Returned Passed

Committee Report #12 House Rules and Executive Nominations

HB 1289
Re-referred Judiciary
HB 1290
Re-referred Health and Government Operations

Tribute to Fallen Heroes

House Resolutions

Committee Report #8 Appropriations

HB 71
Favorable with Amendments
Motion Special Order until 4/1 (Delegate Jones) Adopted
HB 110
Favorable Adopted
Motion Special Order until 4/1 (Delegate Jones) Adopted
HB 923
Favorable with Amendments {164868/1 Adopted
Motion Special Order until 4/1 (Delegate Jones) Adopted
HB 1182
Favorable with Amendments {274265/1 Adopted
Motion Special Order until 4/1 (Delegate Jones) Adopted

Committee Report #17 Economic Matters

HB 489
Favorable with Amendments {523891/1 Adopted
Motion Special Order until 3/31 (Delegate Szeliga) Adopted

Committee Report #16 Environment and Transportation

HB 1287
Favorable with Amendments {690116/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Committee Report #13 House Rules and Executive Nominations

SB 222
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 223
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Announcements

Quorum: 137

Adjourned 8:58 p.m., until Mar 31, 2015 at 11:00 A.M., (Legislative Day 3/27)



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How a Bill Becomes Law

Legislative Lingo

Explanation of Floor Motions and Actions


April 2, 2015 4:03 P.M.