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. 70

Agenda  |  Bottom

Convened 7:54 P.M., Legislative Day 4/07/16, Calendar Day 4/11/16

Adjourned 9:40 p.m., until Apr 11, 2016 at 10:15 P.M., (Legislative Day 4/08) - Journalized

Quorum: 131

Announcements

Message from the Senate - Yeas & Nays #15

HB 104
Returned Passed
HB 429
Returned Passed
HB 676
Returned Passed
HB 990
Returned Passed
HB 1087
Returned Passed
HB 1139
Returned Passed
HB 1337
Returned Passed
HB 1537
Returned Passed

Message from the Senate - Yeas & Nays #16

HB 46
Returned Passed
HB 253
Returned Passed
HB 565
Returned Passed
HB 670
Returned Passed
HB 751
Returned Passed
HB 822
Returned Passed
HB 1644
Returned Passed

Message from the Senate - First Reading Senate Bills #59

SB 224
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations

Messages

SB 71
Senate Refuses to Concur - House Amendments
Senate Requests House Recede
Senate Conference Committee Appointed - (Senators Young, Nathan-Pulliam, and Bates)
House Refuses to Recede
House Conference Committee Appointed - (Delegates D. Barnes, Shoemaker, and Patterson)
SB 950
Senate Refuses to Concur - House Amendments
Senate Requests House Recede
Senate Conference Committee Appointed - (Senators Kagan, Bates, and Conway)
House Refuses to Recede
House Conference Committee Appointed - (Delegates M. Washington, Hornberger, and Ebersole)
HB 849
Senate Refuses to Recede
Senate Conference Committee Appointed - (Senators Waugh, Kagan, and Salling)

Committee Report #32 Economic Matters

SB 877
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed

Messages

SB 225
Senate Refuses to Concur - House Amendments
Senate Requests House Recede
Senate Conference Committee Appointed - (Senators Simonaire, Zucker, and Rosapepe)
House Refuses to Recede
House Conference Committee Appointed - (Delegates Stein, Folden, and Gilchrist)
SB 837
Senate Refuses to Concur - House Amendments
Senate Requests House Recede
Senate Conference Committee Appointed - (Senators Waugh, Zucker, and Bates)
House Refuses to Recede
House Conference Committee Appointed - (Delegates O'Donnell, Stein, and Gilchrist)

Quorum: 134

Third Reading Calendar (Senate Bills) #70

SB 497
Third Reading Passed (137-1)
SB 937
Third Reading Passed (134-4)
SB 1143
Third Reading Passed (138-0)

Third Reading Calendar (Senate Bills) #71

SB 306
Third Reading Passed (119-20)
SB 797
Third Reading Passed (100-39)
SB 907
Motion Special Order until later today (Delegate Parrott) Withdrawn
Floor Amendment (Delegate Buckel) {153227/2 Rejected (52-85)
Floor Amendment (Delegate Kipke) {323126/1 Rejected (50-89)
Floor Amendment (Delegate O'Donnell) {343421/1 Rejected (47-91)
Motion Special Order until later today (Delegate Kaiser) Adopted

Message from the Senate - Concurrence Calendar #21

HB 379
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (139-0)
HB 525
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (131-6)
HB 409
Motion Special Order until later today (Delegate O'Donnell) Rejected (45-92)
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (123-15)
HB 39
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (138-1)
HB 558
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (139-0)

Message from the Senate - Concurrence Calendar #22

HB 1106
House Concur - Senate Amendments
Third Reading Passed (92-46)

Special Order Calendar

SB 921
Third Reading Passed (91-48)

Conference Committee Report

SB 161
Conference Committee Report {883523/1 Adopted
Third Reading Passed (133-8)
SB 508
Conference Committee Report {753826/1 Adopted
Third Reading Passed (86-55)
HB 190
Conference Committee Report {673721/1 Adopted
Third Reading Passed (86-55)
HB 636
Conference Committee Report {753321/1 Adopted
Third Reading Passed (115-25)
HB 637
Conference Committee Report {703423/1 Adopted
Third Reading Passed (116-25)

Messages

HB 1167
House Refuses to Concur - Senate Amendments
House Requests Senate Recede
House Conference Committee Appointed - (Delegates M. Washington, Fennell, and Long)
HB 1168
House Refuses to Concur - Senate Amendments
House Requests Senate Recede
House Conference Committee Appointed - (Delegates M. Washington, Fennell, and Long)
HB 1249
House Refuses to Concur - Senate Amendments
House Requests Senate Recede
House Conference Committee Appointed - (Delegates Stein, Folden, and Gilchrist)

Quorum: 141

Third Reading Calendar (House Bills) #91

HB 595
Third Reading Passed (138-3)
HB 1506
Third Reading Passed (140-0)
HB 1603
Third Reading Passed (136-2)

Special Order Calendar

SB 907
Third Reading Passed (90-50)

Committee Report #19 Health and Government Operations

SB 442
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 570
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 571
Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
SB 942
Favorable
Motion Special Order until later today (Delegate Shoemaker) Adopted

Committee Report #31 Economic Matters

HB 1172
Favorable with Amendments {393699/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
SB 726
Favorable with Amendments {133197/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Quorum: 140

Third Reading Calendar (Senate Bills) #72

SB 1112
Floor Amendment (Delegate S. Robinson) {173221/1 Rejected (33-101)
Motion vote previous question (Delegate Bromwell) Adopted
Third Reading Passed (76-57)

Special Order Calendar

SB 263
Third Reading Passed (131-7)
SB 973
Third Reading Passed with Amendments (86-52)

Messages

SB 843
Senate Refuses to Concur - House Amendments
Senate Requests House Recede
Senate Conference Committee Appointed - (Senators Peters, Currie, and Edwards)
House Refuses to Recede

Quorum: 139

Adjourned 9:40 p.m., until Apr 11, 2016 at 10:15 P.M., (Legislative Day 4/08)



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April 13, 2016 7:25 A.M.