02/13/2008 Senate Proceedings

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Minutes

Called to order at 12 m. by Lt. Governor William T. Bolling

Prayer offered by The Reverend William B. Warrick, Williamsburg Community Chapel, Williamsburg,Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present

Motion of Senator Hanger dispensed with reading of Journal (40-Y 0-N)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10212): reading waived (40-Y 0-N)
House bills passed: HB 2, 3, 34, 91, 112, 113, 119, 131, 149, 159, 161, 172, 181, 223, 239, 262, 267, 269, 312, 320, 324, 344, 360, 408, 410, 429, 433, 434, 436, 445, 451, 466, 469, 475, 499, 505, 516, 527, 534, 538, 547, 559, 560, 567, 573, 575, 579, 586, 597, 622, 626, 631, 633, 634, 641, 656, 674, 679, 682, 688, 709, 711, 719, 760, 781, 788, 805, 815, 819, 825, 833, 839, 869, 871, 879, 883, 885, 900, 903, 923, 926, 931, 934, 936, 952, 953, 956, 965, 978, 990, 991, 995, 1007, 1009, 1023, 1024, 1043, 1056, 1062, 1078, 1079, 1114, 1123, 1126, 1128, 1129, 1131, 1140, 1149, 1164, 1167, 1171, 1174, 1179, 1181, 1186, 1205, 1206, 1207, 1215, 1217, 1228, 1236, 1240, 1245, 1257, 1258, 1262, 1298, 1305, 1312, 1330, 1332, 1335, 1342, 1355, 1362, 1363, 1367, 1395, 1397, 1407, 1410, 1414, 1437, 1439, 1442, 1457, 1463, 1470, 1472, 1480, 1496, 1498, 1510, 1514, 1520, 1522, 1523, 1526, 1527, 1528, 1532, 1543, 1547, 1551, 1562, 1568

House bills referred: see February 14 Senate Calendar

BILLS REPORTED
From Finance: HB 474A, 487, 625, 772, 773, 774, 775, 787, 1398

SJR 192 - offered by Senator Stosch
SJR193 offered by Senator Howell
SJR 194 - offered by Senator Howell
SJR 195 - offered by Senator Howell
SJR 196 - offered by Senator Howell
SJR 197 - offered by Senator Whipple

Joint resolutions laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 152: see February 14 Senate Calendar

Rules suspended, privileges of the floor given to distinguished guests (40-Y 0-N)

On motion of Senator Saslaw, the Senate recessed at 12:35 p.m. to reconvene at 1:10 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 1:10 p.m.

CALENDAR

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR
HOUSE BILLS ON THIRD READING
Read third time
HB 5 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 171A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 207 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 211 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 233 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 319 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 343 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 392 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 455 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 528 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 537 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 1016 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 1175 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 1214 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 1259 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 1308 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 1424 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 1448 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 1552 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

REGULAR CALENDAR
HOUSE BILL ON THIRD READING
HB 886 - read third time, passed by for the day

REGULAR CALENDAR
SENATE BILLS ON FIRST READING
SB 116S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 597A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 622AS - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 713 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 795S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N), passed by for day

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10213): reading waived (40-Y 0-N)
House joint resolution agreed to: HJR 368

House joint resolution laid on the Clerk's Desk: see February 14 Senate Calendar

On motion of Senator Colgan, the Senate