SRULE 10.13     

Rule 10.13. Passage to third reading; committee amendments to general appropriations bill

A. The final question on the second reading of every legislative instrument originating in the Senate and requiring three readings prior to its final passage shall be whether it shall be engrossed and passed to a third reading. If it is ordered engrossed, it shall go on the calendar for third reading in its regular course.

B. At any time prior to its final passage it shall be in order to recommit a legislative instrument.

C. The general appropriations bill shall not be considered for final passage until twenty-four hours after the distribution to each member of the Senate of a list of all committee amendments to the general appropriations bill proposed to the Senate Committee on Finance as well as a list of all such committee amendments proposed by the Senate Finance Committee to the Senate and a copy of the bill as it was introduced in the Senate.