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. 70

Agenda  |  Bottom

Convened 9:07 P.M., Legislative Day 4/09/15, Calendar Day 4/13/15

Adjourned 10:46 p.m., until Apr 13, 2015 at 10:46 P.M., (Legislative Day 4/10) - Journalized

Quorum: 137

Conference Committee Report

HB 71
Conference Committee Report Adopted
Third Reading Passed (125-14)

Message from the Senate - First Reading Senate Bills #47

SB 183
Referred Ways and Means

Quorum: 138

Third Reading Calendar (Senate Bills) #38

SB 863
Floor Amendment (Delegate Stein) {863424/1 Adopted
Motion vote previous question (Delegate Vaughn) Adopted
Third Reading Passed (138-1)

Messages

HB 742
House Refuses to Concur - Senate Amendments
House Requests Senate Recede
House Conference Committee Appointed - (Delegates Hayes, Angel, and Morgan)
HB 910
Senate Refuses to Recede
Senate Conference Committee Appointed - (Senators Feldman, Kelley, and Reilly)
HB 1239
House Refuses to Concur - Senate Amendments
House Requests Senate Recede
House Conference Committee Appointed - (Delegates Smith, Dumais, and Rey)
SB 652
Senate Refuses to Concur - House Amendments
Senate Requests House Recede
Senate Conference Committee Appointed - (Senators Muse, Hough, and Ramirez)
House Refuses to Recede
House Conference Committee Appointed - (Delegates Anderson, Moon, and Glass)
SB 694
Senate Refuses to Concur - House Amendments
Senate Requests House Recede
Senate Conference Committee Appointed - (Senators Manno, Eckardt, and Currie)
House Refuses to Recede
House Conference Committee Appointed - (Delegates Walker, Reilly, and Platt)

Committee Report #26 Ways and Means

SB 562
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 622
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Committee Report #25 Judiciary

HB 1000
Favorable with Amendments {572910/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 270
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 288
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 427
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 482
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 583
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 882
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Messages

SB 542
Senate Refuses to Concur - House Amendments
Senate Requests House Recede
Senate Conference Committee Appointed - (Senators Astle, Jennings, and Feldman)
House Refuses to Recede
House Conference Committee Appointed - (Delegates Kramer, A. Miller, and Frick)

Conference Committee Report

SB 695
Conference Committee Report {513623/1 Adopted
Third Reading Passed (138-0)

Quorum: 138

Third Reading Calendar (Senate Bills) #42

SB 254
Third Reading Passed (136-1)
SB 477
Third Reading Passed (138-0)
SB 520
Third Reading Passed (120-18)
SB 635
Third Reading Passed (138-0)
SB 736
Third Reading Passed (135-2)
SB 868
Third Reading Passed (137-0)
SB 928
Third Reading Passed (138-0)

Committee Report #16 Health and Government Operations

SB 337
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 422
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Quorum: 139

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #61

HB 39
Third Reading Passed (135-2)
HB 606
Third Reading Passed (137-0)

Message from the Senate - Concurrence Calendar #10

HB 327
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (137-0)
HB 349
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (139-0)
HB 490
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (131-5)
HB 658
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (139-0)
HB 738
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (138-0)
HB 1109
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (138-0)

Message from the Senate - Concurrence Calendar #11

HB 585
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (93-45)
HB 390
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (138-0)
HB 533
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Motion Special Order until later today (Delegate O'Donnell) Adopted
HB 954
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (112-26)
HB 1110
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (131-7)
HB 485
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (102-36)
HB 965
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (136-2)
HB 1176
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (138-1)

Messages

HB 362
House Refuses to Concur - Senate Amendments
House Requests Senate Recede
House Conference Committee Appointed - (Delegates Vallario, Rosenberg, and Anderson)
SB 393
Senate Refuses to Concur - House Amendments
Senate Requests House Recede
Senate Conference Committee Appointed - (Senators Ramirez, Ready, and Gladden)
House Refuses to Recede
House Conference Committee Appointed - (Delegates Vallario, Rosenberg, and Anderson)

Message from the Senate - Concurrence Calendar #9

HB 803
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (130-8)
HB 860
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (112-25)

Special Order Calendar

HB 533
Third Reading Passed (128-8)

Messages

HB 313
Senate Refuses to Recede
Senate Conference Committee Appointed - (Senators Norman, Muse, and Raskin)

Quorum: 136

Adjourned 10:46 p.m., until Apr 13, 2015 at 10:46 P.M., (Legislative Day 4/10)



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