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Iowa Legislature notes from January 26, 2012

Senate Floor Action – Thursday, January 26, 2012

The Senate convened at 9:00 a.m.


Pledge of Allegiance

The Journal of Wednesday, January 25, 2012, was approved.

Referral from Calendar to committee:

SF 2065 to Ways & Means

The Senate recessed at 9:07 a.m. for a Rules meeting.

The Senate reconvened at 9:10 a.m.

HCR 104 by Admin & Rules

Amends joint rules re: session timetable changes

HCR 104 – adopted, v/v

Immediately messaged:  HCR 104

The Senate adjourned at 9:12 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. on Monday, January 30, 2012.

Democrats and Republicans will caucus.

House Floor Action – January 26, 2012:

The House will convene at 8:30 a.m.

The House convened at 8:33 a.m.

Prayer offered by Captain Skip Manus, Chaplain of the Iowa National Guard, Joint Force Headquarters in Johnston

Pledge of Allegiance led by Bradley Hobart, House Page from Council Bluffs


Democrats will caucus immediately upon recess in Room 305

Republicans will caucus immediately upon recess in the Supreme Court Chamber

The House stood at ease at 8:53 a.m. until the fall of the gavel

The House resumed session at 9:36 a.m.

Excused:  Hanusa, Helland, Wolfe

Unanimous consent requested for immediate consideration of SF 2007 and SF 2018

SF 2007 by Dolecheck

National Guard Education Funds

SF 2007 – passed – 96-0

SF 2018 by Lukan

Battleship Iowa Funds

SF 2018– passed – 95-0

Unanimous consent requested for the Natural Resources committee to meet at 1:00 p.m.


Unanimous consent requested to immediately message SF 2007 and SF 2018 to the Senate

The House recessed at 9:52 a.m. until the end of the afternoon committee blocks

Received from the Senate:  HCR 104

The House reconvened at 4:58 p.m.

Introduction of Bills:

HJR 2005

HF 2105 – HF 2124

The House adjourned at 5:03 p.m. until Friday, January 27, 2012, at 10:00 a.m.


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