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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2016 Regular Session Proceedings:


House Proceedings No. 50

Agenda  |  Bottom

Convened 11:10 A.M., Legislative Day 3/18/16, Calendar Day 3/21/16

Adjourned 1:55 p.m., until MAR 21, 2016 at 7:00 P.M., (Legislative Day 3/19) - Journalized

Quorum: 134

Quorum: 135

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #62

HB 39
Third Reading Passed (134-1)
HB 146
Third Reading Passed (136-0)
HB 162
Third Reading Passed (135-1)
HB 242
Third Reading Passed (126-8)
HB 785
Third Reading Passed (136-0)
HB 839
Third Reading Passed (114-19)
HB 848
Third Reading Passed (101-34)
HB 895
Third Reading Passed (134-0)
HB 983
Third Reading Passed (136-0)
HB 1054
Third Reading Passed (136-0)
HB 1061
Third Reading Passed (89-46)
HB 1106
Third Reading Passed (92-43)

Special Order Calendar

HB 1007
Motion Special Order until later today (Delegate Kipke) Adopted
HB 525
Floor Amendment (Delegate Bromwell) {233622/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Committee Report #9 Judiciary

HB 157
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 646
Favorable with Amendments {672819/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 911
Favorable with Amendments {492713/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 1016
Favorable with Amendments {362818/1 Adopted
Motion Special Order until later today (Delegate Folden) Adopted

Committee Report #12 Ways and Means

HB 36
Favorable with Amendments {905769/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 898
Favorable with Amendments {355166/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 917
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 1145
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 1297
Favorable with Amendments {215469/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 1445
Favorable with Amendments {735165/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Quorum: 135

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #59

HB 329
Third Reading Passed (118-17)

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #63

HB 958
Third Reading Passed (136-0)
HB 1010
Third Reading Passed (84-51)
HB 1069
Third Reading Passed (135-0)
HB 1094
Third Reading Passed (136-0)
HB 1129
Third Reading Passed (135-1)
HB 1448
Third Reading Passed (93-43)
HB 1453
Third Reading Passed (136-0)
HB 1457
Third Reading Passed (128-4)
HB 1469
Third Reading Passed (136-0)
HB 1494
Third Reading Passed (136-0)

Special Order Calendar

HB 1180
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 1007
Floor Amendment (Delegate Kipke) {523224/1 Rejected (49-81)
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Committee Report #13 Ways and Means

HB 44
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 1299
Favorable with Amendments {705866/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Quorum: 136

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #60

HB 1385
Third Reading Passed (132-5)

Third Reading Calendar (Senate Bills) #4

SB 324
Third Reading Passed (92-45)
SB 1033
Third Reading Passed (137-0)

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #64

HB 1123
Third Reading Passed (136-0)
HB 1163
Third Reading Passed (101-35)
HB 1165
Third Reading Passed (136-0)
HB 1183
Third Reading Passed (137-0)
HB 1226
Third Reading Passed (138-0)
HB 1236
Third Reading Passed (138-0)
HB 1247
Third Reading Passed (138-0)
HB 1262
Third Reading Passed (138-0)
HB 1341
Third Reading Passed (111-24)
HB 1400
Third Reading Passed (87-50)
HB 1406
Third Reading Passed (123-14)

Message from the Senate - First Reading Senate Bills #37

SB 239
Referred Health and Government Operations
SB 358
Referred Judiciary
SB 451
Referred Health and Government Operations
SB 453
Referred Appropriations
SB 512
Referred Ways and Means
SB 606
Referred Appropriations
SB 774
Referred Environment and Transportation
SB 805
Referred Appropriations
SB 853
Referred Health and Government Operations
SB 894
Referred Appropriations
SB 909
Referred Appropriations
SB 919
Referred Health and Government Operations
SB 946
Referred Judiciary
SB 965
Referred Judiciary
SB 995
Referred Environment and Transportation
SB 1015
Referred Economic Matters
SB 1057
Referred Economic Matters Appropriations
SB 1069
Referred Economic Matters
SB 1076
Referred Economic Matters
SB 1077
Referred Economic Matters
SB 1078
Referred Economic Matters
SB 1079
Referred Economic Matters

Message from the Senate - First Reading Senate Bills #38

SB 211
Referred Ways and Means
SB 499
Referred Ways and Means
SB 583
Referred Appropriations
SB 585
Referred Environment and Transportation
SB 597
Referred Ways and Means
SB 764
Referred Appropriations
SB 766
Referred Ways and Means
SB 794
Referred Ways and Means
SB 941
Referred Ways and Means
SB 1063
Referred Appropriations

Quorum: 133

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #51

HB 91
Third Reading Passed (125-10)
HB 217
Third Reading Passed (133-4)
HB 413
Third Reading Passed (138-0)
HB 431
Third Reading Passed (137-0)
HB 507
Third Reading Passed (137-0)
HB 554
Third Reading Passed (137-0)
HB 724
Third Reading Passed (136-0)
HB 777
Third Reading Passed (102-34)
HB 801
Third Reading Passed (131-6)
HB 1318
Third Reading Passed (137-0)
HB 1411
Third Reading Passed (137-0)
HB 1527
Third Reading Passed (138-0)

Special Order Calendar

HB 459
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 1016
Floor Amendment (Delegate Folden) {293226/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Quorum: 136

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #36

HB 9
Third Reading Passed (134-0)
HB 203
Third Reading Passed (132-4)
HB 697
Third Reading Passed (136-0)
HB 726
Third Reading Passed (138-0)
HB 733
Third Reading Passed (138-0)
HB 824
Third Reading Passed (138-0)
HB 886
Third Reading Passed (136-0)
HB 971
Third Reading Passed (137-1)
HB 981
Third Reading Passed (138-0)

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #61

HB 141
Third Reading Passed (138-0)
HB 276
Third Reading Passed (137-0)
HB 326
Third Reading Passed (135-2)
HB 340
Third Reading Passed (134-2)
HB 400
Third Reading Passed (137-1)
HB 557
Third Reading Passed (138-0)
HB 577
Third Reading Passed (137-0)
HB 720
Third Reading Passed (138-0)
HB 743
Third Reading Passed (130-7)
HB 870
Third Reading Passed (135-1)
HB 915
Third Reading Passed (137-0)
HB 947
Third Reading Passed (130-8)

Committee Report #17 Economic Matters

HB 420
Favorable with Amendments {383191/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
HB 676
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
HB 1404
Favorable with Amendments {543197/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Announcements

Quorum: 137

Adjourned 1:55 p.m., until MAR 21, 2016 at 7:00 P.M., (Legislative Day 3/19)



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March 22, 2016 3:41 P.M.