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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2018 Regular Session Proceedings:


  • House Proceedings No. 44
  • Agenda   |  Bottom
  • Convened 10:27 AM, Legislative Day 03/10/18, Calendar Day 03/13/18
  • Adjourned 12:06 PM, until Mar 14, 2018 at 10:00 AM, (Legislative Day 03/11) - Journalized
  • Quorum: 137
  • Yeas and Nays No. 2
  • HJ 3
  • Returned Passed
  • Message from the Senate - Senate Bills No. 35
  • SB 122
  • Referred Judiciary Appropriations
  • SB 140
  • Referred Economic Matters
  • SB 447
  • Referred Economic Matters
  • SB 645
  • Referred Economic Matters
  • SB 687
  • Referred Appropriations
  • SB 714
  • Referred Health and Government Operations Judiciary
  • SB 802
  • Referred Economic Matters
  • SB 844
  • Referred Environment and Transportation
  • SB 911
  • Referred Health and Government Operations
  • SB 1020
  • Referred Health and Government Operations
  • House Resolutions
  • Message from the Senate - Senate Bills No. 36
  • SB 647
  • Referred Ways and Means
  • Special Orders No. 18
  • HB 193
  • Second Reading Passed
  • Special Orders No. 19
  • HB 1544
  • Motion Special Order until Next Session (Delegate West) Adopted
  • Committee Report No. 4 Appropriations
  • HB 24
  • Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
  • HB 431
  • Favorable with Amendments {474362/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 432
  • Favorable with Amendments {604661/1 Adopted
  • Floor Amendment {503324/1 (Delegate Lierman) Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • Committee Report No. 11 Economic Matters
  • HB 789
  • Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
  • HB 814
  • Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
  • HB 899
  • Favorable with Amendments {963099/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 1090
  • Favorable with Amendments {923594/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 1325
  • Favorable with Amendments {413394/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 1498
  • Favorable with Amendments {323996/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 1499
  • Favorable with Amendments {113897/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 1500
  • Favorable with Amendments {393696/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • Committee Report No. 12 Economic Matters
  • HB 972
  • Favorable with Amendments {963593/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 1078
  • Favorable with Amendments {893298/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 1087
  • Favorable with Amendments {473798/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 1107
  • Favorable with Amendments {263298/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 1573
  • Favorable with Amendments {993794/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • Committee Report No. 6 Health and Government Operations
  • HB 115
  • Favorable with Amendments {456181/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 490
  • Favorable with Amendments {756380/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 556
  • Favorable with Amendments {596187/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 634
  • Favorable with Amendments {816389/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 652
  • Favorable with Amendments {166287/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 742
  • Favorable with Amendments {186280/2 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 769
  • Favorable with Amendments {286882/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 782
  • Favorable with Amendments {836283/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 908
  • Favorable with Amendments {416183/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 948
  • Favorable with Amendments {826584/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 1159
  • Favorable with Amendments {136680/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 1247
  • Favorable with Amendments {406783/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 1437
  • Favorable with Amendments {566080/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 1473
  • Favorable with Amendments {266682/1 Adopted
  • Motion Special Order until Next Session (Delegate Morhaim) Adopted
  • HB 1557
  • Favorable with Amendments {686786/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 1795
  • Favorable with Amendments {906685/1 Adopted
  • Floor Amendment {583825/1 (Delegate Pena-Melnyk) Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • Committee Report No. 7 Judiciary
  • HB 247
  • Favorable with Amendments {502819/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 314
  • Favorable with Amendments {242719/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 628
  • Favorable with Amendments {422313/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 1023
  • Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
  • HB 1057
  • Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
  • HB 1121
  • Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
  • HB 1447
  • Favorable with Amendments {552917/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 1451
  • Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
  • Committee Report No. 5 Appropriations
  • HB 335
  • Favorable with Amendments {434960/1 Adopted
  • Motion Special Order until Next Session (Delegate Parrott) Adopted
  • HB 403
  • Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
  • HB 864
  • Favorable with Amendments {444863/1 Adopted
  • Motion Special Order until 3/14 (Delegate Buckel) Adopted
  • HB 1017
  • Favorable with Amendments {994869/1 Adopted
  • Motion Special Order until Next Session (Delegate Shoemaker) Adopted
  • HB 1024
  • Favorable with Amendments {944965/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 1042
  • Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
  • HB 1074
  • Favorable with Amendments {284862/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 1181
  • Favorable with Amendments {374562/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 1228
  • Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
  • HB 1423
  • Favorable with Amendments {784966/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • SB 85
  • Re-referred Ways and Means
  • Committee Report No. 9 Ways and Means
  • HB 621
  • Favorable with Amendments {815465/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 781
  • Favorable with Amendments {105567/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 798
  • Favorable with Amendments {195769/1 Adopted
  • Floor Amendment {153827/1 (Delegate Kittleman) Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 808
  • Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
  • HB 811
  • Favorable with Amendments {605868/1 Adopted
  • Motion Special Order until Next Session (Delegate Cassilly) Adopted
  • HB 1014
  • Favorable with Amendments {395665/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 1171
  • Favorable with Amendments {135562/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 1177
  • Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
  • HB 1180
  • Favorable with Amendments {235869/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 1465
  • Favorable with Amendments {615265/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 1622
  • Favorable with Amendments {555266/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 1630
  • Favorable with Amendments {175962/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 1660
  • Favorable with Amendments {265461/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • Committee Report No. 8 Judiciary
  • HB 819
  • Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
  • HB 888
  • Favorable with Amendments {642411/1 Adopted
  • Motion Special Order until Next Session (Delegate Afzali) Adopted
  • HB 1169
  • Favorable with Amendments {332018/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • HB 1302
  • Favorable with Amendments {822614/1 Adopted
  • Motion Special Order until Next Session (Delegate Szeliga) Adopted
  • HB 1646
  • Favorable with Amendments {622411/1 Adopted
  • Motion Special Order until Next Session (Delegate Saab) Adopted
  • Committee Report No. 10 Ways and Means
  • HB 420
  • Favorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
  • HB 1536
  • Favorable with Amendments {535867/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • Committee Report No. 12 Rules and Executive Nominations
  • HJ 11
  • Favorable with Amendments {993427/1 Adopted
  • Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • Announcements
  • Quorum: 138
  • Adjourned 12:06 PM, until Mar 14, 2018 at 10:00 AM, (Legislative Day 03/11)
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