01/18/2008 House Proceedings

Minutes

Called to order at 11:00 a.m. by William J. Howell, Speaker

Mace placed on Speaker's table by Sergeant at Arms

Prayer offered by Malik Khan, Islamic Center of Virginia, Richmond

Delegate Griffith led the House in the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America

Attendance roll call - Quorum present

Leave of Absence granted: Delegate Johnson

Journal for Thursday, January 17, 2008, approved by the Speaker

Senate communication received
Senate bills passed: SBs 40, 43, 308
Senate joint resolutions agreed to: SJRs 1, 2, 3, 4, 9, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 27, 29, 30, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 43, 44, 51, 52, 54, 67, 72, 78, 84, 85, 86, 87, 95, 97, 103, 104, 105, 106, 109, 110, 111, 112, 113, 118
House joint resolutions agreed to: HJRs 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 16, 17, 23, 30, 33, 34, 39, 40, 45, 49, 50, 54, 55, 57, 58, 59, 60, 61, 65, 66, 77, 78, 95, 96, 133, 134, 136, 137, 138, 139, 140, 141, 142, 143, 144, 145, 146, 147, 148, 149, 150, 151, 186, 187, 188, 189, 190, 191, 192, 198

Commitee reports
From Commerce and Labor: HBs 366S, 542A, 728S, 780, 831, 881S, 918, 925, 1160
From Counties, Cities and Towns: HBs 8, 140A, 174 (referred), 190, 193A, 195A, 240, 430, 443A, 485 (referred), 639, 847, 877
From Privileges and Elections: HBs 322S, 637, 724, 798A

HR 9, amending Rule 84 of the Rules of the House of Delegates and adding Rule 85 to the Rules of the House of Delegates, relating to the General Assembly Building and the State Capitol, read a third time

Bills and resolutions presented, ordered printed, and referred pursuant to House Rule 37

Resolutions presented and laid on Speaker's table pursuant to House Rule 39(a)

CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS READ THIRD TIME
UNCONTESTED CALENDAR
HB 478 - Passed Block Vote (Y-98 N-0)
HB 479A - Passed Block Vote (Y-98 N-0)
HB 604 - Passed Block Vote (Y-98 N-0)
HB 725A - Passed Block Vote (Y-98 N-0)
HB 806S - Passed Block Vote (Y-98 N-0)
HB 823 - Passed Block Vote (Y-98 N-0)

HOUSE BILLS READ THIRD TIME
REGULAR CALENDAR
HB 861 - Passed (Y-96 N-0)
HB 85SA - Passed (Y-98 N-0)

HOUSE BILLS READ SECOND TIME
UNCONTESTED CALENDAR
HB 84 - Engrossed
HB 87 - Engrossed
HB 96 - Engrossed
HB 233S - Moved to Regular Calendar
HB 241A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Engrossed
HB 298 - Engrossed
HB 319 - Engrossed
HB 336 - Engrossed
HB 343 - Engrossed
HB 349 - Engrossed
HB 455A - Moved to Regular Calendar
HB 655 - Engrossed
HB 723 - Engrossed
HB 770 - Engrossed
HB 777 - Engrossed
HB 809 - Engrossed
HB 896A - Committee Amendments agreed to, Engrossed
HB 1016 - Engrossed

HOUSE BILLS READ SECOND TIME
REGULAR CALENDAR
HB 188A - Committee Amendments agreed to, Delegate Morrissey floor amendment withdrawn, Engrossed
HB 894 - Passed by for the day
HB 196A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Engrossed
HB 513 - Engrossed
HB 989 - Engrossed
HB 233SA - Committee Substitute agreed to, Delegate Cosgrove floor amendment agreed to, Engrossed
HB 455A - Committee Amendments agreed to, Engrossed

RESOLUTIONS
UNCONTESTED CALENDAR
HJR 26 - Agreed to (Y-98 N-0)
HJR 27 - Moved to Regular Calendar
HJR 131 - Agreed to (Y-98 N-0)
HJR 132 - Agreed to (Y-98 N-0)
HJR 184A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Delegate Suit floor amendment agreed to, Agreed to (Y-98 N-0)

RESOLUTIONS
REGULAR CALENDAR
HJR 76 - Agreed to (Y-88 N-7)
HJR 130 - Agreed to (Y-95 N-1)
HJR 27 - Agreed to (Y-95 N-0)

MEMORIAL RESOLUTIONS ON THE SPEAKER'S TABLE
HJR 135 - Agreed to
HJR 208 - Agreed to
HJR 209 - Agreed to
HJR 216 - Agreed to
HJR 221 - Agreed to
HJR 222 - Agreed to
HJR 223 - Agreed to
HJR 224 - Agreed to
HJR 232 - Agreed to
HJR 233 - Agreed to

COMMENDING RESOLUTIONS ON THE SPEAKER'S TABLE
HJR 1 - Agreed to
HJR 24 - Agreed to
HJR 25 - Agreed to
HJR 201 - Agreed to
HJR 202 - Agreed to
HJR 203 - Agreed to
HJR 204 - Agreed to
HJR 205 - Agreed to
HJR 206 - Agreed to
HJR 210 - Agreed to
HJR 211 - Agreed to
HJR 212 - Agreed to
HJR 213 - Agreed to
HJR 214 - Agreed to
HJR 217 - Agreed to
HJR 218 - Agreed to
HJR 225 - Agreed to
HJR 226 - Agreed to
HJR 227 - Agreed to
HJR 228 - Agreed to
HJR 229 - Agreed to
HJR 230 - Agreed to
HJR 234 - Agreed to
HJR 235 - Agreed to
HJR 236 - Agreed to

HOUSE BILLS READ FIRST TIME
UNCONTESTED CALENDAR
HB 52A
HB 517
HB 518A
HB 833
HB 946A

HOUSE BILLS READ FIRST TIME
REGULAR CALENDAR
HB 285
HB 470A
HB 600
HB 649

Motion by Delegate Griffith to adjourn agreed to
House