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Senate | March 23, 2015 | Chamber | Senate Session

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Senate will come to order, sergeant at arms close the doors, members gather their seats. Members and guests in the gallery please silence all electronic devices. Senators leading the senate in prayers are Reverend Sarah Woditive, Duke of priscable center in Durlham, Revered Woditive is the guest of her husband Senator Mike Woodard. All members and guests in the gallery will please stand Let us pray. God of all faiths, you have all the peoples of the Earth for your glory, to serve you in freedom and in peace. Give to our leaders a zeal of justice and the strength of forbearance that we may use our liberty in accordance with your gracious will, you have given us this good land for our heritage. We humbly beseech you that always prove ourselves a people mindful of your favor and glad to do your will. Bless our state with honourable industry and sound learning. Save us from discord and confusion, from pride and arrogance and from every evil way. Defend on liberties and approach under one united people, the multitude brought out of many kindreds and tongues in due with the spirit of wisdom, those to whom in your name we entrust the authority of government. That there may be justice and peace here and that through to your law, we may show forth your praise among the nations of the earth. In their times of prosperity, fill our hearts with thankfulness and in the day of trouble, suffer not our trust in you. And our continued prayer is that you will make us ever mindful of the needs of others. Amen. Senator Burgers recognise for a motion. Thank you Mr. President, the journal of Thursday March 19 in 2015 has been examined is found to be correct. I move that we dispense with the reading of the journal and that it stand approved as written. Senators, come to order. That objection adjourned from March 19th stands approved as written. We have leaves of absence granted today for senators Bryant and Lee. Reports of standing committees. Senator Rannamon, what purpose you rise? Send forth the committee report. Senator you can send forth your committee report. Clerk will read. Senator Randomon, you had just shared two committees semester passage, same bill of  29, uncivilized to be able to save last week may disrupt to the old title and act to allow register deeds and clerks at court to redact certain identifying for making some certain public records to protect their public from a depthy debt. Soon about 29 calendar. Senators we have two nurses of the day today. We have Rosen Hanwell of Willow Springs North Carolina and Virginia Minichello of [xx] North Carolina, you'll please stand to be recognized. Thanks for serving the senate today. senator's [xx] Senator Tamara Barringer of Wake County, the church is happy to extend courtesies of the gallery to Jim Witek, a constituent from Apex, North Carolina. Jim Stewart please stand, thank you for being here. Good to see you in the senate today, and probably the national senator Mike Woodard of Durham, currently the chair is happy to extend courtesies of the gallary to JE and Betty Witek from Watson[sp?] North Carolina. Parents of Senator Woodard if you're with us today, please stand and be recognized. Thank you for joining us Senators we'll move right into our calendar for the day.

We have one public bill, third reading world call bill house bill 41, [xx] reading. House bill 41 I see update [xx] laws technical changes. We are having a discussional debate. Hearing none question for the Senators passage of the Senate committee substitute to house Bill 41 on its third reading on favor of I pause about no, five seconds to be allowed for the voting in the [xx] of the vote. Robinson I know Robinson no Ford, no Rabin, I Clark, I Turt[sp?], Turt[sp?] I, Senator Clark for what purpose do you rise? Clark no. 34 having voted in the affirmative and 14 in the negative. Senator Jackson for what purpose do you rise? Change my votes to no. Senator Jackson changes his vote to no. Senator Pushii[sp?]? Change my vote to no. is about to know as well and the others. 32 having voted in the affirmative and 16 in the negative. The senate committee substitute the house bill 41, passes as third reading. It will be sent to the house for concurrence in the senate committee substitute. Mr. President. Senator Arthur Docker, for what purpose do you rise? Can we send that over special messenger, please? Without objection, so ordered. That concludes our calendar. Do we have any notices? Oh, wait a second, we have to do introductions of pages. So this time we could have all of our pagers come to the front here and and just make your way, Pagers start making your way down here to the dias, and when they get down here the protocol read, we got a lot of them support, we can go ahead and just start. Pagers serving in the chamber this week, Anna, Oman Hamlet. Emily Behringer, Kerry Jackson Behringer, Rowlly[sp?] [xx] Angola, Jacom Bom, Alice Crane, Sam Cruz, [xx] Marshville, Stephen little Rowly, [xx] like Carry, just married to Stateville. No unjust Larry, Ryan Pergo, [xx], Page Peterson, Cruz Pyne, Casie Phillips Ambrose le pan Bandua, Kerry [xx] Larry, [xx],  Kerry. I just thank you for taking your valuable time to service in this senate this week. We're lookingfprward to work with you. Do we have any notices or announcements? Mr. President.  Senator Bryant, for what purpose you rise? The select committee on roundballs will meet this evening at the peace gymnasium and I suggest [xx] please show up, thank you. Senator Bryant for what purpose do you rise? I [xx]. Senator [xx] Preparation for [xx] will meet tomorrow morning at 8:30, normal place. Any other notices or announcements? If not, the chair recognizes senator Burger[sp?] for a motion. Thank you Mr. President. I move that the senate do now adjourns subject to the standard stipulations that senate rule 24.1 and messages from the house reconvene on Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 2:00 P. M. The motion the senate do now adjourn subject to the stipulations stated by senator Burger to reconvene on Tuesday, March 24th at 2:00 P. M., seconded by senator Woodard, all in favor say I. pause no the Is have it Senate stands adjourned.