Senate Floor Action for 3/9/2011



March 9, 2011

The Senate suspended the necessary rules to consider and finally pass:

SB 912 West/ Davis/ Duncan/ Shapiro/ et al.

Relating to temporary modification under certain circumstances of procedures authorized for the nonrenewal of public school teacher term contracts.

The Senate adopted the following resolutions:

SR 471 Lucio

Recognizing March 9, 2011, as Mid-Valley Day at the State Capitol.

SCR 24 Whitmire

Granting the legislature permission to adjourn for more than three days during the period beginning on Wednesday, March 9, 2011, and ending on Monday, March 14, 2011.

The Senate confirmed all nominees as reported by the Committee on Nominations.