02/26/2008 Senate Proceedings

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Minutes

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

Prayer offered by The Reverend Stephen R. Rule, Church of the Epiphany, Richmond, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present

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

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10225): reading waived (39-Y 0-N)
Senate bills with House amendments passed: SB 44, 165, 189, 191
Senate bills with House substitutes passed: SB 272, 754
House bill with Senate amendments rejected: HB 151
House bill with Senate substitute rejected: HB 1388
Senate bills passed: SB 288, 463, 607
House bills with Senate amendments concurred in: HB 149, 453, 627, 655, 837, 850, 873, 875, 946, 1479, 1530
House bills with Senate substitutes concurred in: HB 542, 649, 682, 698, 715, 833, 1000, 1205
Senate joint resolutions agreed to: SJR 24, 41, 49, 64, 108, 171

Senate bills with House amendments and substitutes placed on Calendar: see February 27 Senate Calendar

BILLS REPORTED
From Commerce and Labor: HB 250S, 543S, 546A, 728A, 780, 915, 918, 1098, 1160, 1176, 1228, 1305, 1311, 1313, 1413, 1487S, 1490, 1508, 1523
From Finance: HB 3A, 29A, 30A, 111A, 112, 314, 320, 396, 462A, 469, 525, 680, 688, 711, 869, 931, 934, 936A, 1024A, 1106, 1123A, 1211, 1229, 1547S

SJR 228 - offered by Senator Vogel
SJR 229 - offered by Senator Watkins
SJR 230 - offered by Senator Petersen
SJR 231 - offered by Senator Petersen
SJR 232 - offered by Senator Stuart
SJR 233 - offered by Senator Smith

Joint resolutions laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 152: see February 27 Senate Calendar

SJR 229 - Rules suspended, taken up for immediate consideration (40-Y 0-N), agreed to (voice vote)
SJR 228 - Rules suspended, taken up for immediate consideration (40-Y 0-N), agreed to (voice vote)

CALENDAR

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - SENATE
SB 95 - House substitute rejected (7-Y 32-N)
SB 40 - House amendment(s) agreed to (40-Y 0-N)
SB 98 - House amendment(s) agreed to (40-Y 0-N)
SB 158 - House amendment(s) agreed to (39-Y 1-N)
SB 378 - House amendment(s) agreed to (40-Y 0-N)
SB 383 - House amendment(s) agreed to (40-Y 0-N)
SB 617 - House amendment(s) agreed to (40-Y 0-N)
SB 640 - House amendment(s) agreed to (39-Y 1-N)
SB 663 - House amendment(s) agreed to (36-Y 3-N)
SB 689 - House substitute agreed to (40-Y 0-N)
SB 785 - House substitute agreed to (39-Y 1-N)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR
HOUSE BILLS ON THIRD READING
Read third time
HB 841A - engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 214 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 269 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 277 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 470S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 534 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 840 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 853S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 861A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 871 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 1013 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 1014A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 1015 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 1032 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 1075A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 1218 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 1257 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 1478 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 1557A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 1562 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 1572 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 1320 - out of block, passed by for the day

REGULAR CALENDAR
HOUSE BILLS ON THIRD READING
Read third time
HB 223 - passed by for the day
HB 1131 - passed (40-Y 0-N)
HB 147S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, passed (31-Y 8-N)
HB 451 - passed (37-Y 2-N)
HB 631 - passed (38-Y 0-N)
HB 885A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed, passed (30-Y 10-N)
HB 1516 - passed by for the day

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR
HOUSE BILLS ON SECOND READING
HB 34S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 93A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 159A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 181A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 360 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 499S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 527S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 632 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 903 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 926S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 965A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 999S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 1043S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 1044A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 1178S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 1179A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 1207 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 1241S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 1258 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 1298A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 1332 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 1335A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 1395S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 1439S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR
HOUSE BILL ON SECOND READING
HB 344 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR
HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTIONS ON THIRD READING
HJR 5 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 26 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 27 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 41 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 76 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 130 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 131 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 132 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 184 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 220 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 231S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 362 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)

On motion of Senator Colgan, the Senate adjourned