01/18/2008 Senate Proceedings

Minutes

Called to order at 11:00 a.m. by Lt. Governor William T. Bolling

Prayer offered by The Reverend Nicholas G. Bacalis, Dean of the Cathedral, Saints Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Cathedral, Richmond, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present

Motion of Senator Hurt dispensed with reading of Journal (39-Y 0-N)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10117): reading waived (39-Y 0-N)
House bills passed: HB 97, 246, 912
House joint resolution agreed to: HJR 79
Senate joint resolution agreed to: SJR 63

House bills referred and joint resolution Laid on Clerk's Desk: see January 21 Senate Calendar

BILLS REPORTED
From Rehabilitation and Social Services: SB 198A, 200S, 295 rereferred to Finance, 499, 669
From Transportation: SB 160, 189, 191, 233A, 291 rereferred to Finance, 570A, 649, 660
BILLS REREFERRED
From Rehabilitation and Social Services: SB 546 rereferred to Finance, 589 rereferred to Finance, 601 rereferred to Courts of Justice
From Transportation: SB 39 rereferred to Courts of Justice, 99 rereferred to Finance, 116 rereferred to Finance, 122 rereferred to Finance, 150 rereferred to Finance, 309 rereferred to Courts of Justice, 512 rereferred to Finance

SB 727 - offered by Senator Houck (unanimous consent to introduce by voice vote)
SJ 129 - offered by Senator Stolle (unanimous consent to introduce by voice vote)

Leave(s) of Absence granted: Senator Newman

Bills presented, ordered printed and referred/joint resolutions laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 152: see January 21 Senate Calendar

CALENDAR

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR
SENATE BILLS ON THIRD READING
Read third time
SB 5 - passed block vote (39-Y 0-N)
SB 146A - passed block vote (39-Y 0-N)
SB 182 - passed block vote (39-Y 0-N)
SB 203 - passed block vote (39-Y 0-N)
SB 207 - passed block vote (39-Y 0-N)
SB 253 - passed block vote (39-Y 0-N)
SB 359 - passed block vote (39-Y 0-N)
SB 360 - passed block vote (39-Y 0-N)
SB 573 - passed block vote (39-Y 0-N)
SB 615 - passed block vote (39-Y 0-N)
SB 283A - out of block, passed (38-Y 1-N), reconsidered (38-Y 1-N), passed (39-Y 0-N)
SB 462 - out of block, passed (36-Y 3-N)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR
SENATE BILLS ON SECOND READING
Read second time
SB 7 - engrossed
SB 53A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed
SB 62A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed
SB 192 - engrossed
SB 195 - engrossed
SB 215 - engrossed
SB 230 - engrossed
SB 240A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed
SB 375 - engrossed
SB 460 - engrossed
SB 508A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed
SB 509 - engrossed
SB 561A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed
SB 582 - engrossed
SB 614 - engrossed

REGULAR CALENDAR
SENATE BILLS ON SECOND READING
Read second time
SB 51 - engrossed, engrossment reconsidered (38-Y 0-N), passed by for the day
SB 237 - engrossed
SB 282A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR
SENATE BILLS ON FIRST READING
SB 46S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 74 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 94 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 153 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 173 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 197 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 199 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 201 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 218 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 219 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 222 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 225 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 229A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 235 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 236 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 252 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 302 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 319 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 362 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 389 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 427A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 478 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 494 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 514 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 520A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 533A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 569 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 574 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 579 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 616 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR
SENATE BILL ON FIRST READING
SB 369S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day

SB 762 - offered by Senator Smith (unanimous consent to introduce by voice vote)

On motion of Senator Colgan, the Senate