06/23/2008 House Proceedings


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 Alane Cameron Miles, Minister, First Unitarian Universalist Church, 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

Leaves of Absence granted: Delegates Jones of Suffolk, Lohr, Morgan, Putney, and Wright

Motion by Delegate Griffith that the Rules of the 2008 Regular Session be the Rules for the 2008 Special Session II agreed to (Y-91 N-0)

Message from Senate: Senate duly organized and ready to proceed to business

HJR 6002 (Notifying Governor of organization) offered by Delegate Griffith and agreed to

Message from Senate: HJR 6002 agreed to

HJR 6003 (Providing for a joint assembly of the 2008 Special Session II) offered by Delegate Griffith and agreed to

HJR 6004 (Limiting legislation to be considered by the 2008 Special Session II of the General Assembly) offered by Delegate Griffith and agreed to (Y-90 N-0)

HR 601 (Salaries, contingent and incidental expenses) offered by Delegate Hamilton and agreed to (Y-79 N-1)

Message from Senate: HJR 6003 agreed to

Bills and resolution prefiled, ordered printed, and referred pursuant to § 30-19.3 of the Code of Virginia


Joint Assembly convened at 1:00 p.m.

Roll call of the Senate - Quorum present

Roll call of the House - Quorum present

Joint Assembly resolution (Notifying the Governor of organization) agreed to

Governor Timothy M. Kaine addressed the Joint Assembly

Motion by Senator Northam to print 1,000 copies of Governor's address as Senate Document No. 15 agreed to

Motion by Senator Vogel to adjourn Joint Assembly sine die agreed to

Business of House resumed

Message from Senate: HJR 6004 agreed to

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)

Motion by Delegate Griffith to adjourn agreed to

House adjourned