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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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Regular Calendar for 2/13/2019
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CO* Note Vote Amd Bill No. Flag Rdg Description Chair/Sponsor Page Floor Action Action Date
1VoteSB 5036c2ndMetro. park district comm'rsTakko/Conway240-7-0-22/15
2VoteASB 5051f # 2ndCommercial office spaceMullet/O'Ban3
3VoteAESSB 5131c2ndMobile home foreclosure saleKuderer/Takko747-0-0-22/15
4VoteASB 5195f # c2ndReal estate taxes/housingKuderer/Kuderer10
5VoteSB 5118f 2ndSelf-generated electricityCarlyle/Palumbo12
6VoteSB 5020f c2ndRestaurant soju endorsementKeiser/Hobbs13
7VoteASB 52532ndVan accessible parkingHobbs/Sheldon16
8VoteSB 50552ndBehav. health peer servicesCleveland/O'Ban17
9VoteSSB 53332ndUniform parentage actPedersen/Pedersen1833-14-0-22/13
10VoteSB 5113f c2ndHigh school diplomas by CTCPalumbo/Liias2247-0-0-22/13
11VoteSSB 5471f c2ndElevatorsKeiser/King2347-0-0-22/13
12VoteSB 5032f c2ndMedicare supplement plansCleveland/Cleveland25
13VoteASB 51452ndHydraulic fracturingVan De Wege/Salomon2629-18-0-22/13
14VoteASB 5329f c2ndEnergy site eval. councilCarlyle/Nguyen28
15VoteASB 5148f 2ndHunting/visible clothingVan De Wege/Wilson, L.30
16VoteSB 52192ndCondominium warrantiesPedersen/Padden32
17VoteSB 5507f c2ndHanford workers/cancerKeiser/Keiser34
18VoteSB 5402f # 2ndTax and licensing lawsRolfes/Schoesler36
19VoteSB 5000f c2ndVeterinarians/HEALWACleveland/Palumbo38
20VoteSSB 5010f # 2ndProtected lands/fire leviesTakko/Rolfes3943-4-0-22/15
21VoteASB 50272ndExtreme risk protect. ordersPedersen/Frockt41
22VoteSB 5028f 2ndMonth of the kindergartnerWellman/Hunt45
23VoteSB 5218f # 2ndMobile food unitsVan De Wege/Zeiger46
24VoteAESSB 5258f c2ndIsolated worker protectionKeiser/Keiser4947-0-0-22/13
25VoteSB 52602ndGovernor's emergency powersHunt/Zeiger5145-2-0-22/13
26VoteASB 5334c2ndCommon interest ownershipPedersen/Pedersen53
27VoteASB 5339c2ndDeath penalty eliminationPedersen/Carlyle5728-19-0-22/15
28VoteSB 53872ndPhysician telemedicine cred.Cleveland/Becker59
29VoteASB 5410f 2ndCredit policy/AP, IB, CAIEPalumbo/Mullet61
30VoteASB 5429f # c2ndReferred and diverted youthDarneille/Nguyen63
31VoteASB 5439f c2ndEmployment security recordsKeiser/Keiser65
32VoteSB 5567f 2ndFish habitat projectsVan De Wege/Honeyford67
33VoteSSB 5581f # c2ndState tax lawsRolfes/Rolfes6933-13-0-32/15
34VoteSSB 5588f # 2ndHydrogen production & saleCarlyle/Hawkins7547-0-0-22/15
35VoteSB 5641f 2ndUniform law on notarial actsPedersen/Holy7747-0-0-22/13
* CO = Calendar Order. This is the order in which bills were put onto the calendar from the Rules Committee
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