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Calendar Types

Regular Calendar (Senate)
List of general bills to be heard on the Floor for the day
Floor Calendar (House)
List of general bills to be heard on the Floor for the day
Dispute Calendar (Senate)
List of bills in which the chambers don’t agree
Concurrence Calendar (Senate)
List of bills in which the chambers agree
Concurrence/Dispute Calendar (House)
Combined lists of bills in which the chambers either agree or don’t agree
Conference Calendar (House/Senate)
When House/Senate can’t come to an agreement a conference committee is created to resolve the issue. This calendar contains the bills considered by the Conference Committee.
Gubernatorial Calendar (Senate)
List of gubernatorial appointments
Suspension Calendar (House)
List of bills which will have little or no debate and if there are amendments, they are small and technical.
Consent Calendar (Senate)
List of bills which will have little or no debate and if there are amendments, they are small and technical.
Order of Consideration (House/Senate)
List of bills shown in the order that they are considered on the House/Senate floor

Flag Abbreviations and Other Symbols

Flag Abbreviations and Other Symbols
Abbreviation Description
a Amended
$ Appropriations bill
f State fiscal note
d Department sponsor
e Governor sponsor
b Joint Legislative Audit & Review Committee (JLARC) sponsor
o Other sponsor
# Local fiscal note
c Companion bill
A (next to bill #) Floor amendment
C (next to bill #) Committee amendment

Calendar and Chamber Activity categories in the FAR

Calendar and Chamber Activity categories in the FAR
Calendar for current bills
The calendar that contains the bill currently being debated on the Floor (this may not reflect today’s date, as calendars can be reused for multiple days)
Selected calendar
The calendar you selected to view from the FAR
Current Chamber Activity
House/Senate Display Boards, the bill currently on the floor, and the bill to be discussed next (if it has been specified)
Current working calendars
The active version of all calendars for the current day
Previous Calendars
Calendars that were previously displayed in the FAR

Columns

CO
This is the order in which bills were put onto the calendar from the Rules Committee
Added to List
Date that a bill was added to the Floor Activity Report
Flag
Special notations about a bill (see legend)
Rdg
Applicable reading of the bill:
1st reading: Bill Introduction
2nd reading: Floor discussion
3rd reading: Floor vote on final passage
NOTE: 2nd and 3rd readings may be combined for a bill
Description
Description of the bill
Chair/Sponsor
Chair=Chair of the committee to which the bill is introduced; Sponsor=Prime sponsor of bill
Pg#
In the Senate, this refers to which page in the printed calendar the bill report appears.
Floor Action
How the chamber voted on the bill—click the link to view the roll call
Action Date
Date roll call was taken on the bill
Committee Info
Abbreviated actions taken by a committee e.g., CB DPS11 means that a substitute of the bill (DPS) was passed by eleven members of the Capital Budget (CB) committee
Go to Help with Abbreviations to view descriptions of other legislative acronyms, such as committees, sponsors, and bill versions.
House Floor Activity Report Go to Senate Reports
The 2017 3rd Special Session of the 65th Legislature | June 27, 2017 | 7th day
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Floor Calendar for 4/21/2017
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CO Note Vote Amd Added to List Bill No. Flag Rdg Description Chair/Sponsor Committee Info Floor Action Action Date
1Vote3/2/2017HB 1406f 2ndSurface mining fundingBarkis,BlakeAPP DP30 DNP3
2VoteA3/6/2017HB 1376f # 2ndPaint stewardshipPeterson,GoodmanAPP DPS(ENVI)18 DNP15
3VoteA3/6/2017HB 1873f c2ndLead-based paint feesHudgins,FeyAPP DP18 DNP14 w/oRec1
4Vote4/5/2017HB 1461f c2ndMarijuana production stndrdSawyer,CondottaAPP DP33
5VoteA4/5/2017HB 1570f # 2ndHomeless housing & assist.Macri,RobinsonAPP DPS(CDHT)18 DNP15
6VoteA4/5/2017HB 1797f # 2ndAffordable housing/taxesMcBride,KlobaFIN DPS(CDHT)7 DNP2 w/oRec2
7Vote4/5/2017HB 1904f 2ndPersonal info. sale & taxSmithFIN DP2S(w/o sub TED)6 DNP4 w/oRec1
8VoteA4/5/2017HB 2001f 2ndIn-state broadcasters, taxesNealeyFIN DP11
9VoteA C4/7/2017ESSB 5038f 2ndIncentivized evidence discl.PaddenJUDI DPA10 w/oRec2 DNP1
10VoteA C4/10/2017ESSB 5294f 2ndDepartment of correctionsPaddenAPP DPA(PS)25 DNP5 w/oRec2
11Vote4/12/2017SB 53752ndAndy Hill cancer researchFainHCW DP17
12VoteC4/18/2017ESSB 5679f # 2ndPort districts/telecomm servWarnickTED DPA17
13Vote4/20/2017ESSB 5810f # 2ndAttempted murderPaddenAPP DP29 DNP2 w/oRec196-0-0-24/21
* CO = Calendar Order. This is the order in which bills were put onto the calendar from the Rules Committee
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