04/18/2012 Senate Proceedings

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SB1—00:05:42
SB22—00:00:44
SB45—00:00:38
SB77—00:00:44
SB80—00:00:30
SB164—00:00:32
SB171—00:00:28
SB195—00:00:40
SB201—00:00:46
SB217—00:01:50
SB227—00:01:00
SB239—00:00:54
SB273—00:00:38
SB284—00:01:08
HB321—00:08:57
HB325—00:00:40
HB348—00:00:34
HB375—00:00:42
HB417—00:00:18
HB543—00:03:38
HB573—00:00:36
HB599—00:00:16
HB658—00:00:32
HB744—00:00:26
HB768—00:00:16
HB777—00:00:16
HB796—00:00:22
HB926—00:00:18
HB932—00:00:34
HB933—00:00:20
HB945—00:00:16
HB968—00:11:33
HB1034—00:00:12
HB1092—00:01:20
HB1137—00:00:58
HB1151—00:01:26
HB1183—00:00:57
HB1184—00:00:40
HB1210—00:00:40
HB1219—00:00:22
HB1230—00:01:28
HB1263—00:00:26
HB1280—00:01:46
HB878—00:02:50
HB1300—00:01:06
Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg)—00:00
Sen. Steve Martin (R-Chesterfield)—02:00
Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg)—00:02
Sen. Steve Newman (R-Forest)—00:08
Sen. John Watkins (R-Midlothian)—01:06
Sen. Frank Wagner (R-Virginia Beach)—00:06
Sen. Chap Petersen (D-Fairfax)—00:34
Sen. Dave Marsden (D-Burke)—00:08
Sen. George Barker (D-Alexandria)—00:04
Sen. Mark Herring (D-Leesburg)—00:04
Sen. Richard Stuart (R-Westmoreland)—00:08
Sen. Ralph Smith (R-Roanoke)—00:02
Sen. Mark Herring (D-Leesburg)—00:02
Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)—00:02
Sen. Walter Stosch (R-Glen Allen)—00:04
Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville)—00:36
Sen. Walter Stosch (R-Glen Allen)—00:08
Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)—00:06
Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg)—00:06
Sen. Walter Stosch (R-Glen Allen)—00:04
Sen. Bill Stanley (R-Moneta)—00:02
Sen. Henry Marsh (D-Richmond)—00:02
Sen. Bill Stanley (R-Moneta)—00:02
Sen. Henry Marsh (D-Richmond)—00:02
Sen. Bill Stanley (R-Moneta)—00:00
Sen. Henry Marsh (D-Richmond)—00:04
Sen. Bill Stanley (R-Moneta)—00:02
Sen. Henry Marsh (D-Richmond)—00:04
Sen. Bill Stanley (R-Moneta)—00:04
Sen. Henry Marsh (D-Richmond)—00:06
Sen. George Barker (D-Alexandria)—00:06
Sen. Bill Stanley (R-Moneta)—00:06
Sen. Walter Stosch (R-Glen Allen)—00:04
Sen. Steve Martin (R-Chesterfield)—00:04
Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg)—01:04
Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville)—00:04
Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg)—00:04
Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)—00:02
Sen. John Watkins (R-Midlothian)—00:04
Sen. Walter Stosch (R-Glen Allen)—00:06
Sen. Ralph Smith (R-Roanoke)—00:04
Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)—00:04
Sen. Steve Martin (R-Chesterfield)—00:08
Sen. Chap Petersen (D-Fairfax)—00:06
Sen. Steve Martin (R-Chesterfield)—00:06
Sen. Chap Petersen (D-Fairfax)—00:12
Sen. Steve Martin (R-Chesterfield)—00:08
Sen. Ralph Smith (R-Roanoke)—00:08
Sen. Bill Stanley (R-Moneta)—00:04
Sen. Ralph Smith (R-Roanoke)—00:04
Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg)—00:04
Sen. Steve Newman (R-Forest)—00:04
Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville)—00:04
Sen. Ralph Smith (R-Roanoke)—00:02
Sen. Steve Newman (R-Forest)—00:08
Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville)—00:06
Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath)—00:06
Sen. Walter Stosch (R-Glen Allen)—00:06
Sen. Frank Wagner (R-Virginia Beach)—00:06
Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville)—00:52
Sen. Walter Stosch (R-Glen Allen)—00:06
Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville)—00:08
Sen. Steve Martin (R-Chesterfield)—00:06
Sen. Walter Stosch (R-Glen Allen)—00:06
Sen. Ralph Smith (R-Roanoke)—00:04
Sen. Walter Stosch (R-Glen Allen)—00:06
Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)—00:06
Sen. Walter Stosch (R-Glen Allen)—00:06
Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville)—00:04
Sen. Walter Stosch (R-Glen Allen)—00:08
Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg)—00:04
Sen. Walter Stosch (R-Glen Allen)—00:06
Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg)—00:06
Sen. Walter Stosch (R-Glen Allen)—00:06
Sen. Chap Petersen (D-Fairfax)—02:01
Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg)—00:06
Sen. Dave Marsden (D-Burke)—00:04
Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville)—00:02
Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)—00:00
Sen. Steve Martin (R-Chesterfield)—00:02
Sen. Chap Petersen (D-Fairfax)—00:06
Sen. Steve Martin (R-Chesterfield)—00:04
Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville)—00:08
Sen. Walter Stosch (R-Glen Allen)—00:12
Sen. Ralph Smith (R-Roanoke)—00:04
Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg)—00:04
Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville)—00:00
Sen. Walter Stosch (R-Glen Allen)—00:04
Sen. Frank Wagner (R-Virginia Beach)—00:44
Sen. Steve Newman (R-Forest)—00:04
Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)—00:02
Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville)—00:02
Sen. Steve Newman (R-Forest)—02:58
Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg)—04:26
Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville)—00:00
Sen. Ralph Smith (R-Roanoke)—01:44
Sen. George Barker (D-Alexandria)—00:02
Sen. Bill Carrico (R-Grayson)—00:02
Sen. Steve Newman (R-Forest)—00:04
Sen. George Barker (D-Alexandria)—00:02
Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg)—00:00
Sen. Dick Black (R-Leesburg)—00:00
Sen. Chap Petersen (D-Fairfax)—00:00
Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg)—02:14
Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville)—00:40
Sen. Mamie Locke (D-Hampton)—00:00
Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg)—00:00
Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria)—00:00
Sen. Don McEachin (D-Richmond)—00:02
Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg)—00:04
Sen. Walter Stosch (R-Glen Allen)—00:02
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Minutes

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

Prayer offered by The Reverend Michael A. Renniger, St. Mary
Catholic Church, Richmond, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present

Motion of Senator Reeves dispensed with reading of Journal (37-Y
3-N)

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 12:05 p.m. to
reconvene at 2:51 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 2:51 p.m.

SENATE BILLS WITH GOVERNORS RECOMMENDATIONS 

SB 1 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendations # 1, 2, 4, 5,
6, 7, and 10 (22-Y 17-N), Senate rejected Governor's recommendations # 3, 8 and
9 (7-Y 33-N), Reconsideration of Governor's recommendations # 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7,
and 10 agreed to (40-Y 0-N), Senate concurred in Governor's recommendations #
1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, and 10 (21-Y 19-N)

SB 22 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (40-Y 0-N)

SB 45 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (40-Y 0-N)

SB 77 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (40-Y 0-N)

SB 80 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 1-N),
Reconsideration of Governor's recommendation agreed to (39-Y 0-N), Senate
concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)

SB 164 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)

SB 171 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)

SB 195 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)

SB 201 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)

SB 217 - Senate rejected Governor's recommendation (8-Y 31-N),
Reconsideration of rejection of Governor's recommendation agreed to (38-Y 1-N),
Senate rejected Governor's recommendation (12-Y 27-N)

SB 227 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 1-N)

SB 239 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)

SB 273 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)

SB 284 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)

SB 398 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)

SB 407 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 1-N)

SB 409 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)

SB 493 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)

SB 497 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (33-Y 6-N)

SB 498 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (33-Y 6-N)

SB 502 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 1-N)

SB 530 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendations # 1 and 3
(39-Y 0-N), Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation # 2 (21-Y 18-N)

SB 531 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)

SB 537 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (28-Y 11-N)

SB 541 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 1-N)

SB 578 - Senate rejected Governor's recommendations # 1, 2, 3, and
6 (5-Y 34-N), Senate concurred in Governor's recommendations # 4 and 5 (38-Y
1-N), Reconsideration of rejection of Governor's recommendations # 1, 2, 3, and
6 agreed to (39-Y 0-N), Senate rejected Governor's recommendations # 1, 2, 3,
and 6 (4-Y 35-N)

SB 595 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 0-N)

SB 603 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (23-Y 15-N)

SB 607 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)

SB 614 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)

SB 629 - Passed by for day

SB 653 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 0-N)

SB 656 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)

SB 676 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)

SB 678 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (33-Y 6-N)

SB 679 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)

SB 680 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (29-Y 9-N)

SENATE BILL VETOED BY GOVERNOR

SB 627 - Motion to pass in enrolled form notwithstanding Governors
objections rejected (22-Y 17-N, 2/3 members present required), Reconsidered
(39-Y 0-N), Motion to pass in enrolled form notwithstanding Governors
objections rejected (21-Y 18-N, 2/3 members present required)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10418): reading waived (35-Y 4-N)

The House of Delegates has amended in accordance with the
recommendations of the Governor the following House bills: HB 34, 74, 79, 80,
85, 96, 120, 135, 156, 176, 185, 206, 233, 271, 302, 319

The House of Delegates has agreed to amendments nos. 1, 2, 3, and 5
in accordance with the recommendation of the Governor and has rejected
amendment no. 4 to the following House bill: HB 321

The House of Delegates has agreed to amendments nos. 1, 2, 5, 7,
and 10 in accordance with the recommendation of the Governor and has rejected
amendments nos. 3, 4, 6, 8, and 9 to the following House bill: HB 9

The House of Delegates has overridden the Governor's veto of the
following House bill: HB 878

The House of Delegates has sustained the vetoes of the Governor on
the following House bills: HB 399, 423, 736, 886

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN20418): reading waived (35-Y 4-N)

The House of Delegates has amended in accordance with the
recommendations of the Governor the following House bills: HB 325, 348, 375,
410, 417, 471, 491, 508, 538, 543, 561, 567, 573, 599, 609, 625, 718, 744, 767

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN30418): reading waived (35-Y 4-N)

The House of Delegates has amended in accordance with the
recommendations of the Governor the following House bills: HB 768, 771, 777,
796, 813, 926, 932, 933, 945, 968, 1034, 1065, 1092, 1107, 1110, 1116, 1137,
1151, 1160

The House of Delegates has agreed to amendment no. 1 in accordance
with the recommendation of the Governor and has rejected amendment no. 2 to the
following House bill: HB 904

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN40418): reading waived (35-Y 4-N)

The House of Delegates has amended in accordance with the
recommendations of the Governor the following House bills: HB 658, 1167, 1184,
1199, 1210, 1219, 1253, 1263, 1271, 1280, 1284, 1291, 1294, 1295

The House of Delegates has agreed to amendments nos. 4 through 6 in
accordance with the recommendation of the Governor and has ruled as not germane
amendments nos. 1 through 3 to the following House bill: HB 1183

The House of Delegates has agreed to amendment no. 1 in accordance with
the recommendation of the Governor and has rejected amendment no. 2 to the
following House bill: HB 1230

HOUSE BILLS WITH GOVERNORS RECOMMENDATIONS

HB 9 - Senate rejected Governor's recommendations # 1, 2, 5, 7, and
10 (19-Y 20-N)

HB 34 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 0-N)

HB 74 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)

HB 79 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 0-N)

HB 80 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)

HB 85 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)

HB 96 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 0-N)

HB 120 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 1-N)

HB 135 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)

HB 156 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (40-Y 0-N)

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 4:25 p.m. to
reconvene at 4:30 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 4:30 p.m.

CALENDAR (continued)

HB 176 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 0-N)

HB 185 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 1-N)

HB 206 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)

HB 233 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)

HB 271 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)

HB 302 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 1-N)

HB 319 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (25-Y 14-N)

HB 321 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendations # 1, 2, 3,
and 5 (19-Y 19-N, Chair voted yea)

HB 325 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 0-N)

HB 348 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (35-Y 2-N)

HB 375 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (26-Y 12-N)

HB 410 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (35-Y 2-N)

HB 417 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (37-Y 1-N)

HB 471 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 0-N)

HB 491 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 0-N)

HB 508 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (36-Y 0-N)

HB 538 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 0-N)

HB 543 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (27-Y 11-N)

HB 561 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 0-N)

HB 567 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (37-Y 0-N)

HB 573 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 0-N)

HB 599 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 0-N)

HB 609 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (37-Y 0-N)

HB 625 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 0-N)

HB 658 - Motion to pass by for the day rejected (voice vote),
Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (20-Y 19-N)

HB 718 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (24-Y 14-N)

HB 744 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)

HB 767 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 0-N)

HB 768 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)

HB 771 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)

HB 777 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)

HB 796 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 0-N)

HB 813 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 0-N)

HB 904 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation # 1 (39-Y
0-N)

HB 926 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 1-N)

HB 932 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)

HB 933 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)

HB 945 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)

HB 968 - Senate rejected Governor's recommendation (14-Y 24-N)

HB 1034 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (37-Y 0-N)

HB 1065 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (36-Y 0-N)

HB 1092 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (22-Y 16-N)

HB 1107 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 0-N)

HB 1110 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (36-Y 2-N)

HB 1116 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 0-N)

HB 1137 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (36-Y 0-N)

HB 1151 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (37-Y 0-N)

HB 1160 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (36-Y 1-N)

HB 1167 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (37-Y 0-N)

HB 1183 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendations # 4 and 5
(37-Y 0-N), Senate rejected Governor's recommendation # 6 (6-Y 31-N)

HB 1184 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (35-Y 0-N)

HB 1199 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (37-Y 0-N)

HB 1210 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (37-Y 0-N)

HB 1219 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (37-Y 0-N)

HB 1230 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation # 1 (37-Y
0-N)

HB 1253 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (35-Y 0-N)

HB 1263 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (36-Y 1-N)

HB 1271 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (36-Y 0-N)

HB 1280 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (33-Y 2-N)

HB 1284 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (37-Y 0-N)

HB 1291 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (29-Y 8-N)

HB 1294 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (37-Y 0-N)

HB 1295 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (36-Y 0-N)

HOUSE BILLS VETOED BY GOVERNOR

HB 878 - Motion to pass in enrolled form notwithstanding Governors
objections rejected (21-Y 16-N, 2/3 of members present required)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN60418): reading waived (35-Y 4-N)

The House of Delegates has amended in accordance with the
recommendations of the Governor the following Senate bills: SB 22, 45, 77, 80,
164, 171, 195, 201, 227, 239, 273, 284, 398, 407, 409, 493, 497, 498, 502, 531,
537, 541, 595, 603, 607, 614, 653, 656, 676, 678, 679, 680

The House of Delegates has agreed to amendments nos. 1 and 3 in
accordance with the recommendation of the Governor and has rejected amendment
no. 2 to the following Senate bill: SB 530

The House of Delegates has agreed to amendments nos. 4 and 5 in
accordance with the recommendation of the Governor to the following Senate
bill: SB 578

The House of Delegates has agreed to amendments nos. 1, 2, 4
through 7, and 10 in accordance with the recommendation of the Governor to the
following Senate bill: SB 1

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN70418)

The House of Delegates has refused to amend in accordance with the
recommendation of the Governor the following House bills: HB 35, 137, 1181

On motion of Senator Stosch, the Senate adjourned at 6:13
p.m., sine die