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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2015 Regular Session Proceedings:


Senate Proceedings No. 59

Agenda  |  Bottom

Convened 10:18 A.M., Legislative Day 4/01/15, Calendar Day 4/08/15

Adjourned 12:45 p.m., until Apr 9, 2015 at 10:00 A.M. (Legislative Day 4/2) - Journalized

Invocation

Attendance Quorum: 47

Announcements

Citation: Troi Thomas and Kevin Whitley winning the CEDA Championship

Adopted (47-0)

Message from the House - Concurrence Calendar #11

SB 497
Senate Refuses to Concur - House Amendments
Senate Requests House Recede
Senate Conference Committee Appointed - (Senators Pinsky, Rosapepe, and Salling)

Message from the House - Concurrence Calendar #10

SB 508
Senate Concur - House Amendments
Third Reading Passed (47-0)

Messages

SB 334
House Refuses to Recede
House Conference Committee Appointed - (Delegates M. Washington, Hornberger, and Ebersole)
HB 1105
House Refuses to Concur - Senate Amendments
House Requests Senate Recede
House Conference Committee Appointed - (Delegates Zucker, Sophocleus, and Carozza)
Senate Refuses to Recede
Senate Conference Committee Appointed - (Senators Serafini, Guzzone, and Ferguson)

Resolution: Jan C. Scruggs for your service to our country and your

vision that created the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Adopted
(47-0)

Third Reading Calendar (Senate Bills) #58

SB 172
Third Reading Passed (46-1)
SJ 2
Third Reading Passed (29-18)

Special Order Calendar #43

SB 905
Favorable with Amendments Adopted
Floor Committee Amendment {949133/1 Adopted
Floor Amendment (Senator Klausmeier) {583325/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 71
Favorable with Amendments
Committee Amendment (#1) Adopted
Committee Amendment (#2-6) Adopted
Committee Amendment (#7-10) Adopted
Committee Amendment (#11-28) Adopted
Committee Amendment (#29-36) Adopted
Favorable with Amendments Adopted
Floor Amendment (Senator Bates) {113426/1 Rejected (15-32)
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Motion two readings same day Const/Rule 24 (Senator DeGrange) Adopted (47-0)
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
SB 849
Floor Amendment (Senator Ferguson) {413827/1
Motion Recommit to Committee (Senator Raskin) Adopted
SB 609
Favorable with Amendments Adopted
Floor Committee Amendment {768776/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #19

HB 76
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 77
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 78
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 79
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 134
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 135
Third Reading Passed (45-0)
HB 217
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 618
Third Reading Passed (43-3)
HB 694
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 907
Third Reading Passed (47-0)

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #18

Consent Calendar #9

HB 507
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 549
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 750
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 826
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 828
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 902
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 925
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 970
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
HB 1035
Third Reading Passed (47-0)

Message from the House - First Reading House Bills #31

HB 119
Referred Senate Rules
HB 1069
Referred Senate Rules
HB 1177
Referred Senate Rules
HB 1198
Referred Senate Rules
HB 1237
Referred Senate Rules
HB 1279
Referred Senate Rules
HB 1288
Referred Senate Rules
HB 1289
Referred Senate Rules

Committee Report #42 Education Health and Environmental Affairs

SB 723
Favorable with Amendments {794439/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 894
Favorable with Amendments {744733/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Committee Report #43 Education Health and Environmental Affairs

Consent Calendar #59

HB 223
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 284
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 340
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 746
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 878
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 884
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 1028
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 1056
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Committee Report #44 Education Health and Environmental Affairs

Consent Calendar #60

HB 1
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 37
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 179
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 181
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 228
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 297
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 574
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 591
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 657
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 748
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 945
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Committee Report #45 Education Health and Environmental Affairs

HB 10
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 197
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 672
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 729
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Committee Report #46 Education Health and Environmental Affairs

HB 88
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 89
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 91
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 92
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 93
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 95
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 137
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 139
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 145
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 202
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 316
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Committee Report #47 Education Health and Environmental Affairs

HB 328
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 329
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 399
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 424
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 527
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 589
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 617
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 705
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 756
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 845
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 931
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Committee Report #32 Finance

HB 12
Favorable with Amendments {877673/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 466
Favorable with Amendments {447974/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 745
Favorable with Amendments {517174/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 838
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 844
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 862
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 887
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 896
Favorable with Amendments {347377/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 926
Favorable
Motion Special Order until 4/9 (Senator Jennings) Adopted
HB 1226
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 1227
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 1241
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 1244
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Committee Report #33 Finance

SB 703
Favorable with Amendments {647775/1
Motion Special Order until 4/9 (Senator Middleton) Adopted

Announcements

Quorum: 47

Adjourned 12:45 p.m., until Apr 9, 2015 at 10:00 A.M. (Legislative Day 4/2)



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