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House | September 8, 2015 | Chamber | House Session

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The house will come to order, this afternoons prayer will be offered by Representative Harley, we ask all members and all visitors to please stand for the prayer and remain standing for the pledge of allegiance. Representative Harley, Thank you let us pray. Heavenly father thank you so much for the to serve citizens in North Carolina. You have said in your word, that we need to be strong and courageous, because you will never leave us or forsake us, but some say you are our refuge and strength, help us to be mindful of [xx] as we serve our constituency to the best of our ability with your help. I only ask that you give us the desires to be united in our negotiations for balanced budget. You know the needs of the people of South Carolina, please give our leaders who are seeking solutions in making founded decisions on the budget, your wisdom and guidance for a budget that meets the needs of our state. Please protect those who serve in the military and in the law enforcement please be with leadership at home and abroad may your will be done in all circumstances. As we continue to serve the people of North Carolina please help us to share your love through us by our words and deeds in Jesus precious name, I pray Amen. I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States America and to the republic which it stands one national under God, indivisible with liberty and justice for all. The gentleman from Hornet representative Louise is recognized for a motion. Mr. Speaker the journal for September 7th has been examined and found to be correct I move that it stand approved as written. Representative Louise moves that the journal for September 7th be approved as written, those in favor will say Aye, those opposed no, the Journal is approved as written. Members it appears at this point that tomorrow there will be recorded votes either, just to give you an update, the budget chairs sitting in the house been meeting jointly for the last several days I think the only day they took off was Sunday and the list of differences is starting to narrow but the things that are remaining in contention are significant and the Senator Berger and I will be meeting this afternoon to start working on things at our level. But we're trying to get there and in that respect have to be here today or tomorrow, but we're hopefully that we're going to have something to report back perhaps the day after tomorrow. There you go. For what purpose does the gentleman from Durham representative Paul rise? For an announcement. The gentleman has the floor for announcement. Thank you Mr. Speaker, house democrats will not be coaxed in tomorrow, but Mr. Speaker I did want to make myself available if there's any way I can assist into budget negotiations to put myself at your disposal. I appreciate that. I have the gentleman's number saved on my phone and I will it at general speed dial, thank you. Further notices and announcements. Now the gentleman from Hart representative Luis recognized for a motion. Mr. Speaker subject to committee reports, receipt of conference reports and the appointment of conferees. I move that the house do now adjourn to reconvene Wednesday, September 9th at 2:00 PM Representative Lewis Moores seconded by Representative Fair Cloth that the house will now adjourn subject to to receive the messages from the senate committee report, conference report re-referral bills and resolution send appointment to conferees to reconvene September 9th at 2 PM and again this will be a noble session tomorrow, those in favor will say aye. Aye. Those opposed no, the ayes the ayes have it, we stand adjourned.