02/14/2008 Senate Proceedings

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Minutes

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

Prayer offered by Deacon Keith Fournier, St. Benedict's Catholic Church, Richmond, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present

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

BILLS REPORTED
From Courts of Justice: HB 80, 218S, 221A, 282S, 412A, 501A, 529, 753, 820S, 842, 844, 873A, 917, 933S, 941A, 945, 1106S rereferred to Finance, 1147, 1220, 1382A
From Education and Health: HB 21, 192, 193, 241, 246, 248, 383, 396A rereferred to Finance, 479, 506, 513, 603, 604, 770A, 771, 806A, 809, 823, 989, 1025, 1124A rereferred to Finance, 1213A, 1265, 1299, 1354, 1420, 1431, 1438, 1445, 1449A rereferred to Finance, 1471A
From General Laws and Technology: HB 234, 517, 518, 578, 776, 867, 951A, 1066, 1575
BILLS REREFERRED
From Courts of Justice: HB 388 rereferred to General Laws and Technology
From Education and Health: HB 214 rereferred to Rehabilitation and Social Services, 400 rereferred to Courts of Justice, 401 rereferred to Courts of Justice, 403 rereferred to Courts of Justice, 853 rereferred to Rehabilitation and Social Services, 861 rereferred to Rehabilitation and Social Services, 1425 rereferred to Finance
From General Laws and Technology: HB 251 rereferred to Education and Health, 623 rereferred to Courts of Justice

Rules suspended, privileges of the floor given to distinguished guests (38-Y 0-N)

On motion of Senator Saslaw, the Senate recessed at 12:40 p.m. to reconvene at 1:30 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 1:30 p.m.

SJR 198 - offered by Senator Puckett

Joint resolution laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 152: see February 15 Senate Calendar

CALENDAR

REGULAR CALENDAR
HOUSE BILL ON THIRD READING
HB 886 - read third time, passed (40-Y 0-N)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR
HOUSE BILLS ON SECOND READING
HB 474A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 487 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 625 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 772 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 773 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 774 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 775 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 787 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 1398 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR
SENATE BILLS ON SECOND READING
Read second time
SB 116SA - committee substitute agreed to, Hanger floor amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed
SB 597A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed
SB 622SA - committee substitute agreed to, committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed
SB 713 - engrossed
SB 795S - committee substitute agreed to (21-Y 19-N), Wampler floor substitute out of order, Hanger floor amendment(s) rejected, engrossed

MEMORIAL RESOLUTIONS
HJR 287 - agreed to block vote
HJR 316 - agreed to block vote
HJR 317 - agreed to block vote
HJR 318 - agreed to block vote
HJR 321 - agreed to block vote
HJR 322 - agreed to block vote
HJR 330 - agreed to block vote
HJR 331 - agreed to block vote
HJR 332 - agreed to block vote
HJR 333 - agreed to block vote
HJR 334 - agreed to block vote
HJR 335 - agreed to block vote
HJR 343 - agreed to block vote
HJR 344 - agreed to block vote
HJR 346 - agreed to block vote
HJR 348 - agreed to block vote
HJR 349 - agreed to block vote
HJR 350 - agreed to block vote
HJR 363 - agreed to block vote
SJR 166 - agreed to block vote
SJR 167 - agreed to block vote
SJR 169 - agreed to block vote
SJR 170 - agreed to block vote
SJR 176 - agreed to block vote
SJR 177 - agreed to block vote
SJR 178 - agreed to block vote
SJR 179 - agreed to block vote
SJR 180 - agreed to block vote
SJR 181 - agreed to block vote
SJR 185 - agreed to block vote
SJR 187 - agreed to block vote
SJR 188 - agreed to block vote
SJR 189 - agreed to block vote
SJR 190 - agreed to block vote
SJR 149 - out of block, agreed to
SJR 154 - out of block, agreed to

COMMENDING RESOLUTIONS
HJR 291 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 319 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 320 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 323 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 324 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 325 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 326 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 327 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 328 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 329 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 336 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 337 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 338 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 339 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 340 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 342 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 351 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 352 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 353 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 354 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 355 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 356 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 357 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 358 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 359 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 360 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 368 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
SJR 143 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
SJR 165 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
SJR 168 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
SJR 173 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
SJR 174 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
SJR 175 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
SJR 183 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
SJR 184 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
SJR 186 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
SJR 191 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)

SJR 199 - offered by Senator Marsh

Joint resolution laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 152: see February 15 Senate Calendar

On motion of Senator Colgan, the Senate