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Senate | May 19, 2015 | Chamber | Senate Session, Part 1

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Senates will come to order. Sergent Arms will close the doors. Members will go to their seats. Members and guests in the gallery we ask you please, silence all electronic devices. Leading the senate in prayer is the Reverend Peter Milner Senate Chaplin. All member and guests of the Galileo please stand up let's pray, Lord thank you for this day that you've made, we're fearfully and wonderfully made. Lord we thank you for that, and we thank you for [xx] being here today and those who inspire us to teach all across the state, but lord you are the teacher and we pray you would trust today how to serve others with humility and with grace and compassion. In Jesus name we pray. Amen Senator Burger is recognized for a motion. Thank you, Mr. President. The journal of Monday, May 18th 2015 has been examined and is found to be correct I move that we dispense with the reading of the journal and that it stand approved as written. Without objection, the journal for May the 18th stands approved as written. Senators we have leave of absence granted today for Senators Rabin, Apodaca, Daniel and Meredith. Upon the motion of Senator Jeff Tart Mecklenburg County the Chair is happy to extend the courtesies of the gallery to Senator Tart's daughter, Natalie Tart Natalie, if you're with us in the gallery please stand. Thanks for joining us today And upon the motion of Senator Smith-Ingram and Brian of Halifax and North Hampton Counties, the Chairs happy to extend the courtesies of the gallery to WYA student incentive program operations research program and Gaston Missionary Baptist Church. If you're with us please stand, and thank you for joining us in the Senate today. Do we have any report of sent in committees? Senator Rabon for a purpose will you rise? Send forth the committee report. Senator Rabon you can send forward your report. [xx] Senator Randolin, would you share it to committees submits the passes, house bill 303, committee number one, dispute resolution amendment favorable, House Bill 513 unfavourable as to bill but favourable to senate committee substitute bill real property technical corrections. House bill 303 state appropriation base budget, House Bill 513 calender. Senator Hartsal for what purpose do you rise. Send forward a committee report, Mr. President. Send forward your report senator. clerk will read Senator Hartsell judiciary want committee to submit for passage, House Bill 113 Committee substitute number one protect them due to fact house bill 224 committee substitute number one AOC and have to change favor house bill 294 committee substitute number one prohibit cell phone to link with juvenile favorable house bill 295 committee substitute number one you go to media release favorable. House Bill 113, 224 294 and 295 calender. messages from the house for parade. Message from the house, Mr President be send to the senate, informing that Honorable Burly that presume to Senate George [xx] seventh months [xx] [xx] resolution provided, that the general assembly, beyond stations [xx] toowner the Duke University means Basketball Team winning the 2015 NCAA Championship. The House stands ready to join your honorable body in joint session. Respectfully Denise Weeks, Principal

Clerk Senator Baker is recognised for a motion thanks Mr. President I move that the Senate stand at ease to prepare to sit in joint session to honour the Duke University 2015 national basketball champion I further move that upon the conclusion of the joint session the Senate in recess to reconvene 15 minutes after the joint session concludes. Without objection it's all ordered Senator stand at ease that means you've got from talking hang out a little bit.