A searchable audio archive from the 2013-2016 legislative sessions of the North Carolina General Assembly.

searching for


Reliance on Information Posted The information presented on or through the website is made available solely for general information purposes. We do not warrant the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of this information. Any reliance you place on such information is strictly at your own risk. We disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by you or any other visitor to the Website, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents. Please see our Terms of Use for more information.

House | February 25, 2013 | Chamber | Session

Full MP3 Audio File

The House will come to order, members will take their seats. Visitors please retire from the chamber. Without objection, rule 12H in honor of Rep. Dollar and Rep. Shepard has been suspended. Is there objection? The sergeant-at-arms will close the doors. Members and visitors, please silence all cellular phones and personal electronic devices. The prayer will be offered by Rep. Justin Burr. Members and visitors in the gallery please stand and please remain standing for the Pledge of Allegiance. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Thank you Mr. Speaker. Let's pray. Dear Lord, we thank you for allowing us to be present in this place for another week, and for the honor to serve you and the citizens of North Carolina as we come together to govern the state of North Carolina, we humbly ask for your guidance and wisdom in our decision making. I pray that through your guiding hands, we will do what's pleasing and right. I pray for each and every citizen of our state, and that you will love, support, guide, and bless each and every one of them. In Jesus' holy name, Amen. [SPEAKER CHANGES] I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America. And to the Republic for which it stands, one nation, under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Rep. Burr is recognized. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Thank you Mr. Speaker. I move that the journal for Feb. 21st, I move that the journal for Feb. 21st has been examined and found to be correct and I move that it be approved as written. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Rep. Burr moves that the journal for Feb. 21st be approved as written. All those in favor say "aye". [SPEAKER CHANGES] Aye. [SPEAKER CHANGES] All opposed say "no". The "aye"s have it, the journal is approved as written. Petitions, memorials, or papers addressed to the General Assembly of the House, ratification of bills and resolutions, the clerk will read. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Enrolling clerk posts the following to be ratified for presentation to the Governor. House bill 66, an act to amend the law providing for issuance of ?? licenses, permits, and wildlife resources commissioner. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Chaptered bills will be noted. Ladies and gentlemen of the House, the chair would like to welcome the nurse of the day. The nurse of the day is from Elm City, her name is Linda O'Boyle. Linda, thank you for your service today. Pages, just to let you know, this is what we refer to as a skeleton session. We'd advised members who did not- who had other commitments or was not able to make it to not come in. We will introduce you properly tomorrow at the beginning of session, but welcome from the Chair today. Reports of standing committees and permanent subcommittees. Representatives Stone and Warren are recognized to send forth a committee report, the clerk will read. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Committee on government, Representatives Stone and Warren, Henderson County ?? to Council bill 28, ?? referred to finance. [SPEAKER CHANGES] The committee substitute is referred to finance. [SPEAKER CHANGES] House bill 33, Cleveland, Polk, Rutherford trapping repeal. Favorable as to the committee substitute, unfavorable as to the original bill. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Committee substitute bill will be calendared for Feb. 28th, original bill unfavorable calendar. Rep. Burr is recognized to send forth a conference report. The clerk will read. [SPEAKER CHANGES] The President of the Senate and Speaker of the House of Representatives, conferees appointed to resolve the difference between the Senate and the House of Representatives involving Senate bill 4, a bill to entitle an act to clarify the state's intent not to operate a state ?? or partner health benefit exchange and provide that that future medicaid eligibility terminations will be made by the state rather than federally facilitating exchange and to reject the affordable care act's optional medicaid expansion. The conferees recommend the Senate and the House of Representatives adopt this report. Conferees for the Senate: Sen. Apodaca, Chair, Senators Rucho, Hise, and Brown. Conferees for the House of Representatives: Rep. Burr, Chair, Representatives Dollar, Avila, and Brissom. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Calendar. Introduction of bills and resolutions, the clerk will read. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Rep. Torbitt, House bill 140. City of Lowell regulate utility vehicles. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Government. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Representatives Brody, J. Bell, Lambeth and Millis, House bill

one deferred action for solid models that issue times loss for Corey rolls down operations and has enabled transportation rest of the U.S. cross hospital of orange striker ??'s case Jennifer are wilted is a subcommittee nine absentee shells hospital for other 43 am putting the times time in jail for-144 into a fixed income tax free education stable financing Federal corporations messages on top of his times old pastor, 140 by still count might still be our next town house, no one was inside the house bill 14 times at the base its its case to Federal corporations are cities from Siemens invite your house bill 147 on an adoption wall ?? UC recent racing waste no time section house joint resolution 138 will be withdrawn from the counter for the time the citizenry refers to education as a rejection solar house while 34 will be withdrawn from space counter from the counterfeiter 26 time refer to rule since the rejection solar ?? China recently get a win a couple bases from the chair one smart and this weekly one educators coming to the general said I'm Mara one superintendents all been a chamber on the all on an alley Kersey people tried all possible together coming before that are just after session if there aren't so it will also had one ?? and say we won principles of your garden on Thursday when teachers of your murder trial receiver and punt and make a reasoned, the report are ways one for free, the time for all sent the first and strain is on Jews and 20¢ when you play at the session we make updates as the event was the down time of year of a candidate with the current CDs smart with all possible bases announcements chime of a safer as as does recognize writers to speakers 7:00 is sold as one comments: the smaller decent no res Sayre, as we are by the fares and cost of the time it's taking personnel colonization purpose and 1/2 dozen U.S. magistrate and transportation committee will not times are AM on the little town is this points ?? has a ways down the house. As you're a year in place finisher college or not you're the Atlanta this week chiming processions made to feel tomorrow's studio on Wednesday, some one peel and Sweden and the past few weeks to become partners with fulltime utterly wrong Thursday person bars recognize it as the crowded house to downturn to reconvene on signs exiting word 1:34 PM person Carmen second I'm putting the house managers reconvene on Tuesday, 1:34 PLO's and they're say not all president us at the house is the time ?? ………..