State of Minnesota
Senate General Orders
TWELFTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
EXPLANATION OF GENERAL ORDERS
Bills on General Orders may be considered today by the Senate acting as one large committee known as "the Committee of the Whole". Each bill on General Orders has had two readings and has been reported out of one or more standing committees. Each bill has been printed and has been placed on the members' desk for at least one day. Pursuant to the Rules of the Senate, amendments may be offered by members to bills on General Orders.