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Senate | July 8, 2014 | Chamber | Tuesday Proceedings

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[0:00:00.0] Senate will come to order. Sergeant and arms will close the doors, members will go to their seats, members and guests in the gallery will please silence all of the electronic devices. Leading the senate in prayer is the reverend John Federer a first Lutheran Church in Embalmer he’s a guest of Senator McLaurin. All members and guests in the gallery will please stand. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Let us pray, Almighty God you have given us this good land as our heritage, bless our state with honesty in the workplace, with truth in education and with honor in daily life. When times our prosperous let our hearts be thankful and in trouble times do not let our trust in you fail. We lived before you this day all who governed in the state of North Carolina may those who hold power to understand that it is a trust from you to be used not for personal glory of profit but for the service of your people, drive from us Sinicism, selfishness and corruption, grant in your mercy just an honest government and give us grace to live together in unity and peace. In your blessed name we pray, Amen. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Senator Apodaca is recognized for the motion. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Thank you Mr. President. Mr. President over the week and ___[02:07] I read word-for-word the journal of Tuesday July 7, 2014 and it has been examined and just found to be correct, I move that the senate dispense would reading of the journal and that stand approved as written. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Without object the journal for July 7, 2014 stands proved as written. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Thank you Mr. President, motion relative to today’s calendar. [SPEAKER CHANGES] You have the floor. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Thank you Mr. President, Senate Bill 729: Governor's Coal Ash Action Plan, well that was its other name, Coal Ash Management Act of 2014 currently on today’s calendar it has to be removed and placed on Thursday’s calendar for the concurrence. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Without objection so ordered. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Thank you Mr. President. House Bill 663: Define Practice of Law. Something ___[02:57] needed is on tomorrow’s calendar it has to be removed and we refer the committee on rules for further examination. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Without objection so ordered. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Thank you Mr. President. The House Bill 369: The Criminal Law Changes is on tomorrow’s floor calendar, it also needs to be removed from the calendar and sent to the committee on rules. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Without objection so ordered. [SPEAKER CHANGES] And any bills that missed for tomorrow or the next day shall be removed from those calendars and placed on Thursday’s calendar whatever date that is, that was the 10th. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Without objection so ordered. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Thank you Mr. President [SPEAKER CHANGES] Senator Tillman what purpose you ask? [SPEAKER CHANGES] To send forward conference report. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Send forward your report. The clerk will read. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Conference report Senate Bill 812, President and Senate, Mr. Speaker and House Representative the conferees appointed to resolve the differences between the senate and the House of Representative on Senate Bill 812: A bill to be entitled an act to exercise North Carolina's constitutional authority to replace common core and establish, promote and ensure how academic standards that are robust and appropriate for North Carolina public education. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Senator Apodaca do you wanna make a motion that be placed on the calendar for Thursday? [SPEAKER CHANGES] Yes Sir, it sounds like a great motion moved and need to be placed on Thursday’s calendar. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Ordered, members our nurse___[04:43] today is at the back of the chamber, nurse Sharon Yang of Mooresville, North Carolina thank you for your service. [Applause] Notices… [0:05:00.4] [End of file…]