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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.
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CO* Note Vote Amd Bill No. Flag Rdg Description Chair/Sponsor Page Floor Action Action Date
1VoteASB 50422ndGMA actions effective dateKuderer/Salomon2
2VoteASB 5089f # 2ndPeace officer hiring & cert.Pedersen/Kuderer6
3VoteASB 5049f 2ndLow-proof beverages/taxKeiser/King9
4VoteASB 52752ndIntense rural dev. areasKuderer/Short12
5VoteSB 51372ndWorkers' comp COL adjustmentKeiser/King16
6VoteSB 5124f 2ndColon hydrotherapyCleveland/Cleveland19
7VoteASB 5064f 2ndUnemployment/voluntaryKeiser/Saldaña21
8VoteSB 5412f 2ndSupportive relationshipsDhingra/Warnick26
9VoteSB 5010f 2ndCredit score/insurance ratesMullet/Das29
10VoteSB 52302ndGroundwater agreementsVan De Wege/Dozier33
11VoteSB 5059f # 2ndMonument protectionPedersen/McCune36
12VoteASB 5125f # c2ndDredged material disposalCarlyle/Cleveland38
13VoteSB 5040f # 2ndState highway litter controlCarlyle/Fortunato40
14VoteASB 5226f # 2ndLicense suspensions/trafficPedersen/Salomon43
15VoteSB 5159f # 2ndWDFW payments/property taxVan De Wege/Warnick48
16VoteSB 5375f 2ndLow-income housing studyKuderer/Warnick50
17VoteSB 52642ndChinese American historyHunt/Wagoner53
18VoteASB 5194f c2ndComm. & technical collegesRandall/Liias55
19VoteSB 5420f 2ndHospital data reportingCleveland/Muzzall60
20VoteASB 5337f # 2ndProperty tax/senior, veteranRolfes/Wilson, L.63
21VoteASB 5130f 2ndPersonnel files & disciplineKeiser/Kuderer66
22VoteSB 5362f 2ndAgricultural fair fundingVan De Wege/McCune70
23VoteASB 5329f c2ndAircraft fuel tax distrib.Rolfes/Honeyford73
24VoteASB 51472ndAlternative school calendarsWellman/Hawkins76
25VoteSB 53322ndWheeled ATV equipmentHobbs/Padden81
26VoteSB 5425f c2ndUnempl. extended benefitsKeiser/Stanford84
27VoteSB 5174f 2ndWind turbine blade recyclingCarlyle/Wilson, J.87
28VoteASB 5355f # c2ndWage liensKeiser/Conway90
29VoteSB 5378f 2ndReal estate broker renewalMullet/Das96
30VoteSB 5381f 2ndFish passage project permitsHobbs/Hobbs99
31VoteASB 54282ndSEPA/shelters & encampmentsKuderer/Nguyen102
32VoteASB 54522ndElectric-assisted bicyclesHobbs/Cleveland104
33VoteASB 5237c2ndChild care & early dev. exp.Wellman/Wilson, C.107
34VoteSB 5065f 2ndRailroad workersKeiser/Kuderer120
35VoteSB 5288f 2ndOpportunity scholarship progRandall/Liias125
36VoteASB 51352ndUnlawfully summoning policePedersen/Das127
37VoteASB 5454f # 2ndLabor day fires/prop. taxRolfes/Schoesler128
38VoteSB 5352f 2ndRetirement system opt-outRolfes/Braun131
39VoteSB 5410f c2ndEnhanced raffle proceduresKeiser/Stanford132
40VoteSB 5170f 2ndEmployment after public servHunt/Carlyle135
41VoteASB 5096f 2ndCapital gains taxRolfes/Robinson138
42VoteSB 52942ndLong-term care/epidemicsCleveland/Cleveland144
43VoteSB 5315f 2ndCaptive insuranceMullet/Mullet148
44VoteASB 5333f # 2ndConstruction contracts/COVIDKeiser/Holy152
45VoteASB 5370f 2ndMental health av. directivesDhingra/Keiser156
46VoteSB 5019f 2ndRecording standards comm'nKuderer/Kuderer158
47VoteSB 5085f 2ndAlt. fuel vehicles feesHobbs/Rolfes161
48VoteASB 51232ndSexual offenses by youthDarneille/Darneille163
49VoteSB 5163f # 2ndConditionally released SVPsDarneille/Rolfes166
50VoteSB 5178f 2ndHealth care waiversCleveland/Cleveland175
51VoteASB 5232f 2ndToll revenue bondingHobbs/King179
52VoteSB 5260f 2ndEviction res. pilot/reportsKuderer/Kuderer181
53VoteSB 5317f 2ndPesticide registrationVan De Wege/Warnick184
54VoteSB 5326f 2ndSchool bus driver benefitsRolfes/Robinson187
55VoteASB 5330f 2ndCommercial whale watchingVan De Wege/Van De Wege190
56VoteASB 5353f # 2ndLaw enf community engagementPedersen/Conway194
57VoteASB 53722ndHemp processor registrationVan De Wege/Stanford197
58VoteSB 5427f c2ndJob search monitoringKeiser/King199
59VoteSB 5436f # 2ndLaw enf. ombuds/bargainingKeiser/Billig202
60VoteSB 54602ndAutonomous vehiclesHobbs/Nguyen204
* CO = Calendar Order. This is the order in which bills were put onto the calendar from the Rules Committee
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