03/06/2008 House Proceedings

Minutes

Called to order at 12 m. by William J. Howell, Speaker

Mace placed on Speaker's table by Sergeant at Arms

Prayer offered by The Reverend Keary C. Kincannon, Pastor, Rising Hope United Methodist Mission Church, Alexandria

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

Attendance roll call - Quorum present

Journal for Wednesday, March 5, 2008, approved by the Speaker

Senate communication received
House bill, Senate insisted on its amendment and requeted a Committee of Conference: HB 931
House bills, Senate insisted on its substitutes and requested Committees of Conference: HBs 34, 1547
Senate bill, House amendment rejected: SB 562
Senate bills, House substitutes rejected: SBs 652, 795
Senate bill, Senate acceded to House request for Committee of Conference: SB 770
Senate bills, Conference reports agreed to: 271, 283, 506, 735, 754
Senate bill, Senate failed to pass in enrolled form, notwithstanding objection of the Governor: SB 476
House bills passed: HBs 526, 633
House bills, Conference reports agreed to: HBs 190, 412
Senate bills, House amendments agreed to: SBs 116, 132, 244, 493, 559, 566, 584, 600, 610, 673
Senate bills, House substitutes agreed to: SBs 54, 135, 145, 199, 206, 216, 246, 290, 297, 301, 314, 442, 472, 511, 662, 707, 710, 714

HR 20, amending Rule 37 of the Rules of the House of Delegates, relating to the introduction of legislation, read a fourth time

HBs 34, 931, 1547 - House accedes to Senate request for Committees of Conference

SB 562 - House insists on its amendment and requests a Committee of Conference

SBs 652, 795 - House insists on its substitutes and requests Committees of Conference

Motion by Delegate Griffith to recess agreed to

House recessed at 12:52 p.m. until 1:20 p.m.

House reconvened at 1:20 p.m.

Motion by Delegate Kilgore to recess agreed to

House recessed at 1:20 p.m. until 1:50 p.m.

House reconvened at 1:50 p.m.

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

CALENDAR

SENATE BILL READ THIRD TIME
UNCONTESTED CALENDAR
SB 620A - Moved to Regular Calendar

SENATE BILLS READ THIRD TIME
REGULAR CALENDAR
SB 233A - Rereferred to Committee on Transportation pursuant to Rule 22 (Y-52 N-45)
SB 150 - Committee Amendment rejected, Delegate Landes floor substitute agreed to, Passed (Y-94 N-2)
SB 669A - Committee Amendments agreed to, Passed (Y-97 N-2)
SB 186S - Rereferred to Committee on Transportation (Y-50 N-43)
SB 35A - Passed (Y-99 N-0)
SB 268S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed (Y-97 N-0)
SB 604A - Delegate Cole floor amendment agreed to, Defeated (Y-24 N-73)
SB 686A - Delegate Hull floor amendment withdrawn, Defeated (Y-20 N-79)
SB 368S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed (Y-94 N-5)
SB 772A - Delegate Athey floor amendments agreed to, Passed (Y-66 N-32)
SB 588S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Delegate Kilgore floor amendments agreed to, Passed (Y-91 N-9)
SB 729S - Finance Committee Amendments rejected, Rules Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed (Y-92 N-7)
SB 786 - Passed (Y-99 N-0)
SB 793SA - Committee Substitute agreed to, Delegate Lingamfelter floor amendment agreed to, Passed (Y-99 N-0)
SB 7A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Passed (Y-98 N-0)
SB 620A - Courts of Justice Committee Amendment no. 1 rejeced, Courts of Justice Committee Amendments nos. 2-8 agreed to, Appropriations Committee Amendments rejected, Delegate Caputo floor amendment agreed to, Passed (Y-99 N-1)

HOUSE BILLS WITH SENATE AMENDMENTS
HB 147 - Stricken from Calendar
HB 979 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-96 N-3)
HB 1442 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-100 N-0)

HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION WITH SENATE AMENDMENT
HJR 248 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-100 N-0)

RESOLUTION
REGULAR CALENDAR
SJR 42 - Delegate Jones of Suffolk floor substitute agreed to, Agreed to (Y-100 N-0)

MEMORIAL RESOLUTIONS ON THE SPEAKER'S TABLE
HR 21 - Agreed to
HR 22 - Agreed to

COMMENDING RESOLUTIONS ON THE SPEAKER'S TABLE
HR 23 - Agreed to
HJR 613 - Agreed to

HOUSE BILL WITH GOVERNOR'S VETO
HB 933 - Governor's veto overriden (Y-76 N-24), Reconsidered, Governor's veto overriden (Y-77 N-23)

HOUSE BILLS WITH GOVERNOR'S RECOMMENDATIONS
HB 649 - Passed by for the day
HB 889 - Governor's recommendation agreed to (Y-95 N-3)
HB 1420 - Governor's recommendation agreed to (Y-100 N-0)

HOUSE BILL IN CONFERENCE
HB 1528 - Conference report agreed to (Y-99 N-0)

Motion by Delegate Griffith to recess agreed to

House recessed at 3:39 p.m. until 4:30 p.m.

House reconvened at 4:30 p.m.

Senate communication received
House bills with Senate substitutes ruled not properly before the Senate and returned to the House of Delegates: HBs 111, 250, 754
House bill passed with Senate amendments: HB 1254
House bill passed with Senate substitute with amendments: HB 12
House bill, Senate insisted on amendments and requested Committee of Conference: HB 1410
House bills, Senate insisted on substitutes and requested Committees of Conference: HBs 113, 567, 709, 760, 815, 990, 1007, 1140, 1243, 1363
Senate bill, House amendment rejected: SB 623
Senate bills, House substitutes rejected: SBs 1, 226, 450, 679
Senate bill, House substitute with amendments rejected: SB 590
Senate bills, Senate acceded to House request for Committees of Conference: SBs 562, 652, 778, 795
Senate joint resolution agreed to: SJR 225

Motion by Delegate Griffith to postpone the Special Order relating to the election of certain judges until the conclusion of each house's morning hour on Friday, March 7, 2008, agreed to

HBs 113, 567, 709, 760, 815, 990, 1007, 1140, 1243, 1363, 1410 - House accedes to Senate request for Committees of Conference

SB 623 - House insists on its amendment and requests a Committee of Conference

SBs 226, 450, 679 - House insists on its substitutes and requests Committees of Conference

SB 590 - House insists on its substitute with amendments and requests a Committee of Conference

Motion by Delegate Griffith to recess agreed to

House recessed at 4:40 p.m. until 6:15 p.m.

House reconvened at 6:15 p.m.

Committee reports
From Commerce and Labor: SB 797S
From Privileges and Elections: SJ 612

SUPPLEMENTAL CALENDAR NO. 1

HOUSE BILLS WITH SENATE AMENDMENTS
HB 12 - Senate substitute with amendments agreed to (Y-77 N-4)
HB 1254 - Senate amendments rejected (Y-0 N-73)

SENATE JOINT RESOLUTIONS REFERRED
SJR 225 - Referred to Committee on Rules

Motion by Delegate Griffith to recess agreed to

House recessed at 6:42 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.

House reconvened at 8:00 p.m.

Senate communication received
House bill, Senate insisted on its amendments and requested Committee of Conference: HB 1254
Senate bill passed: SB 799
Senate bills, House amendments rejected: SBs 7, 620
Senate bills, House substitutes rejected: SBs 368, 729
Senate bills, Senate acceded to House request for Committees of Conference: SBs 1, 226, 450, 590, 623, 679

HB 1254 - House accedes to Senate request for Committee of Conference

SBs 7, 620 - House insists on its amendments and requests Committees of Conference

SBs 368, 729 - House insists on its substitutes and requests Committees of Conference

Senate communication received
House bill passed with Senate substitute: HB 1171

Senate communication received
Senate bills, Senate acceded to House request for Committees of Conference: SBs 7, 368, 620, 729

SUPPLEMENTAL CALENDAR NO. 2

HOUSE BILL WITH SENATE AMENDMENT
HB 1171 - Senate substitute rejected (Y-1 N-89)

SENATE BILL READ SECOND TIME
REGULAR CALENDAR
SB 797

SENATE BILLS READ FIRST TIME AND REFERRED
SB 799 - Referred to Committee on Transportation

Senate communication received
House bill, Senate insisted on its substitute and requested Committee of Conference: HB 1171

HB 1171 - House accedes to Senate request for Committee of Conference

HB 34 - Conferees appointed: Ingram, Bell, Barlow
HB 113 - Conferees appointed: Ware of Powhatan, Cline, Valentine
HB 567 - Conferees appointed: Crockett-Stark, Athey, Dance
HB 709 - Conferees appointed: Janis, Kilgore, Bowling
HB 760 - Conferees appointed: Caputo, Griffith, Peace
HB 815 - Conferees appointed: Albo, Miller of Manassas, Toscano
HB 931 - Conferees appointed: Gilbert, Albo, Watts
HB 990 - Conferees appointed: Bell, Peace, Valentine
HB 1007 - Conferees appointed: Jones of Richmond City, Janis, Lingamfelter
HB 1140 - Conferees appointed: May, Hugo, Sickles
HB 1171 - Conferees appointed: Cosgrove, Suit, Bowling
HB 1243 - Conferees appointed: Hugo, Athey, Melvin
HB 1254 - Conferees appointed: Marsden, Gilbert, Cline
HB 1363 - Conferees appointed: Cline, Peace, Ware of Roanoke City
HB 1410 - Conferees appointed: Ingram, Jones of Suffolk, Alexander
HB 1547 - Conferees appointed: Putney, Cox, Hogan, Joannou
SB 1 - Conferees appointed: Hugo, Athey, Melvin
SB 7 - Conferees appointed: Hargrove, O'Bannon, Eisenberg
SB 226 - Conferees appointed: Janis, Kilgore, Bowling
SB 368 - Conferees appointed: Ware of Powhatan, Cline, Valentine
SB 450 - Conferees appointed: Iaquinto, Gilbert, Toscano
SB 562 - Conferees appointed: Gilbert, Albo, Watts
SB 590 - Conferees appointed: Bell, Griffith, Marsden
SB 620 - Conferees appointed: Caputo, Griffith, Peace
SB 623 - Conferees appointed: Albo, Kilgore, Armstrong
SB 652 - Conferees appointed: Peace, Landes, Tyler
SB 679 - Conferees appointed: Cline, Fralin, Johnson
SB 729 - Conferees appointed: Nixon, Albo, Watts
SB 770 - Conferees appointed: Orrock, Cole, Barlow
SB 778 - Conferees appointed: May, Hugo, Sickles
SB 795 - Conferees appointed: Putney, Cox, Hogan, Joannou

Motion by Delegate Griffith to adjourn agreed to

House adjourned