Monday, January 14, 2019
5:26PM
The 2019 Session of the 88th General Assembly convened at 10:00 a.m.
Prayer
Pledge
10:05AM
President Schneider welcomed to the chamber former Senator Patrick Deluhery.
10:07AM
Adoption of temporary rules and compensation.
Appointment of Secretary of the Senate W. Charles Smithson.
Committee on Credentials appointed:
Senator Edler, Chair
Senator Garrett
Senator Jochum
Senator Quirmbach
10:08AMSenator Shultz
Adoption of the Report of the Committee on Credentials.
Oaths of Office - administered and sworn:
10:11AMSenators Bisignano, Bolkcom, Carlin, Celsi, and Cournoyer
10:13AMSenators Dotzler, Garrett, Hogg, Kinney, and Koelker
10:15AMSenators Kraayenbrink, Lykam, Miller-Meeks, Nunn, and Quirmbach
10:18AMSenators Ragan, Schultz, Shipley, J. Smith, and R. Smith
Senators Sweeney, T. Taylor, Wahls, Whiting, and Whitver
10:20AM
Election of President:
Senator Charles Schneider elected and sworn.
10:22AM
Election of President Pro Tempore:
Senator Jerry Behn elected and sworn.
10:24AM
Opening remarks by President Schneider.
10:26AM
Remarks by Senator Petersen.
10:32AM
Remarks by Senator Whitver.
10:46AM
Committee to notify the Governor:
Senator Breitbach, Chair
Senator Kinney
Senator Segebart
10:52AM
Committee to notify the House:
Senator Johnson, Chair
Senator Lofgren
Senator R. Taylor
10:53AM
Assignment of Press Seats.
10:54AM
10:55AMCommittee from the House.
The Senate recessed at 10:55 a.m. for a Rules meeting.
11:03AMThe Senate reconvened at 11:02 a.m.
10:56AM
11:04AMAppointment of permanent officer and employees:
Report adopted and officers and employees sworn.
11:05AM
Return of the committee to notify the Governor:
Message received.
Return of the committee to notify the House:
Message received.
11:07AM
Appointment of secretaries:
11:10AMReport adopted and secretaries sworn.
11:11AMAppointment of pages:
Report adopted and pages sworn.
11:12AM
Committee on Mileage appointed:
Senator Kraayenbrink, Chair
Senator Danielson
Senator Lykam
11:13AMSenator Shipley
11:15AMMotion of Ministers adopted.
Appointment of Tellers:
Senator R. Smith, Chief Teller
Senator Mathis
11:18AMSenator Rozenboom
11:19AMSeat selection.
11:38AMThe Senate recessed at 11:33 a.m. until 1:30 p.m.
The Senate reconvened at 1:39 p.m.
1:39PM
House message received: HCR 1
Joint Conventions on Monday, January 14, 2019, canvas votes; and Tuesday, January 15, 2019, Condition of the State
HCR 1 - Ad., v/v
1:40PM
House message received: HCR 2
Appointment of joint inaugural committee
1:43PMHCR 2 - Ad., v/v
10:01AM
Joint Inaugural Committee appointed:
Senator Jochum
Senator Kapucian
Senator Mathis
Senator Ragan
Senator Sinclair
Senator Sweeney
1:50PM
Joint Convention on Wednesday, January 16, 2019, Condition of the Judiciary
HCR 3 - Ad., v/v
Joint Convention on Thursday, January 17, 2019, Condition of the National Guard
HCR 4 - Ad., v/v
Joint Convention on Friday, January 18, 2019, inauguration ceremony
HCR 5 - Ad., v/v
1:51PM
Committee from the House
3:47PM
Immediately messaged: HCR 1, HCR 2, HCR 3, HCR 4, HCR 5
In accordance with HCR 1, duly adopted, the Senate proceeded to the House chamber for a joint convention.
2:07PMUpon dissolution of the joint convention, the Senate adjourned until 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 15, 2019.
Last Updated: 3:47PM