01/16/2014 Senate Proceedings

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SR1—00:10:36
Sen. Phil Puckett (D-Tazewell)—00:04
Sen. Jill Holtzman Vogel (R-Winchester)—00:04
Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg)—00:04
Sen. Don McEachin (D-Richmond)—00:02
Sen. Dick Black (R-Leesburg)—00:00
Sen. Dave Marsden (D-Burke)—00:02
Sen. Louise Lucas (D-Portsmouth)—00:02
Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg)—00:00
Sen. Louise Lucas (D-Portsmouth)—00:02
Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville)—00:00
Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg)—02:50
Sen. John Watkins (R-Midlothian)—04:56
Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg)—02:24
Sen. Richard Stuart (R-Westmoreland)—00:00
Sen. Chap Petersen (D-Fairfax)—00:00
Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg)—00:02
Sen. Henry Marsh (D-Richmond)—00:00
Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville)—00:00
Sen. John Watkins (R-Midlothian)—00:00
Sen. Bill Carrico (R-Grayson)—00:26
Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria)—00:00
Sen. Bryce Reeves (R-Spotsylvania)—00:00
Sen. Bill Stanley (R-Moneta)—00:00
Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg)—00:04
Sen. Ralph Smith (R-Roanoke)—00:00
Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake)—00:28
Sen. Jeff McWaters (R-Virginia Beach)—00:00
Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg)—00:00
Sen. Louise Lucas (D-Portsmouth)—00:02
Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg)—02:58
Sen. Richard Stuart (R-Westmoreland)—00:04
Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville)—00:04
Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg)—02:08
Sen. Walter Stosch (R-Glen Allen)—00:26
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Minutes

Called to order at 12 m. by Lt. Governor Ralph S. Northam

Prayer offered by The Reverend Jeanne Pupke, First Unitarian
Universalist Church, Richmond, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present

Motion of Senator Vogel dispensed with reading of Journal (33-Y
5-N)

BILLS REPORTED

From Courts of Justice: SB 6S, 14S rereferred to Finance, 34, 35,
56 rereferred to Finance, 65S rereferred to Finance, 69, 71S, 93 rereferred to
Finance, 96S rereferred to Finance, 114, 117A, 128S, 137S rereferred to
Finance, 146S, 151S, 171, 229A, 318S, 476 rereferred to Finance

From Education and Health: SB 2S, 43, 77S, 144, 172S, 183S, 203,
236, 244A, 261, 270, 294S, 303 rereferred to Finance, 304S, 305, 306, 325,
330S, 341S, 389, 416, 445, 449, 457 rereferred to Finance, 575, 581

From Transportation: SB 80, 97, 138, 139, 205S, 264S rereferred to
Courts of Justice, 293A rereferred to Courts of Justice, 356S, 367, 383, 402S,
408S, 518, 554

BILLS REREFERRED

From Courts of Justice: SB 152 rereferred to General Laws and
Technology

From Education and Health: SB 252 rereferred to Finance, 412 rereferred
to Finance, 594 rereferred to Courts of Justice

From Transportation: SB 525 rereferred to Courts of Justice

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

SB offered by Senator Ruff (unanimous consent to introduce by voice
vote)

Bills presented, ordered printed and referred/joint resolutions
laid on Clerks Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 17: see January 17
Senate Calendar

Committee Nominations Report agreed to (37-Y 1-N)

AGRICULTURE, CONSERVATION AND NATURAL RESOURCES

Hanger, Chair; Watkins, Puckett, Ruff, Obenshain, McEachin,
Petersen, Stuart, Marsden, Stanley, Black, Miller, Ebbin, and Cosgrove

COMMERCE AND LABOR

Watkins, Chair; Colgan, Saslaw, Norment, Stosch, Edwards, Wagner,
Newman, Puckett, Martin, Obenshain, Stuart, McWaters, Stanley, and Alexander

COURTS OF JUSTICE

Norment, Chair; Saslaw, Marsh, Howell, Lucas, Edwards, Puller,
Obenshain, McDougle, McEachin, Stuart, Vogel, Stanley, Reeves, and Garrett

EDUCATION AND HEALTH

Martin, Chair; Saslaw, Lucas, Howell, Newman, Locke, Barker,
Miller, Smith, McWaters, Black, Carrico, and Garrett

FINANCE

Stosch, Chair; Colgan, Howell, Saslaw, Norment, Hanger, Watkins,
Marsh, Lucas, Newman, Ruff, Wagner, McDougle, Vogel, and Carrico

GENERAL LAWS AND TECHNOLOGY

Ruff, Chair; Colgan, Stosch, Martin, Locke, Petersen, Barker,
Vogel, Stuart, Black, Reeves, Garrett, Deeds, and Ebbin

LOCAL GOVERNMENT

Smith, Chair; Marsh, Lucas, Martin, Hanger, Puller, Ruff, Locke,
Marsden, Stanley, Miller, Ebbin, Favola, and Cosgrove

PRIVILEGES AND ELECTIONS

Obenshain, Chair; Howell, Martin, Deeds, Edwards, McEachin,
Petersen, Smith, Vogel, McWaters, Carrico, Reeves, Garrett, and Alexander

REHABILITATION AND SOCIAL SERVICES

Wagner, Chair; Puller, Hanger, Locke, McDougle, Barker, Black,
Reeves, Favola, Norment, Stosch, Miller, and Alexander

TRANSPORTATION

Newman, Chair; Marsh, Watkins, Puckett, Wagner, Deeds, McDougle,
Smith, Marsden, McWaters, Colgan, Carrico, Favola, Alexander, and Cosgrove

RULES

McDougle, Chair; Stosch, Norment, Martin, Hanger, Newman, Watkins,
Ruff, Wagner, Obenshain, Smith, Colgan, Saslaw, Howell, Lucas, and Vogel 

CALENDAR

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON THIRD READING

SB 31 - Read third time and passed Senate block vote (38-Y 0-N)

SB 85 - Read third time and passed Senate block vote (38-Y 0-N)

SB 94 - Read third time and passed Senate block vote (38-Y 0-N)

SB 185 - Read third time and passed Senate block vote (38-Y 0-N)

SB 186 - Read third time and passed Senate block vote (38-Y 0-N)

SB 245 - Read third time and passed Senate block vote (38-Y 0-N)

SB 253 - Read third time and passed Senate block vote (38-Y 0-N)

SB 271 - Read third time and passed Senate block vote (38-Y 0-N)

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON THIRD READING

SB 59 - Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)

SB 230 - Read third time and passed Senate (25-Y 11-N)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON SECOND READING

SB 18 - Read second time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SB 66 - Read second time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SB 68 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice
vote)

SB 70 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice
vote)

SB 79 - Read second time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SB 86 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice
vote)

SB 87 - Read second time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SB 88 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice
vote)

SB 108 - Read second time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SB 187 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice
vote)

SB 202 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice
vote)

SB 288 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice
vote)

SB 299 - Read second time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SB 358 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice
vote)

SB 360 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice
vote)

SB 391 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice
vote)

SB 394 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice
vote)

SB 399 - Read second time, Committee amendments agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SB 404 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice
vote)

SB 406 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice
vote)

SB 414 - Read second time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SB 420 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice
vote)

SB 438 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice
vote)

SB 514 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice
vote)

SB 516 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice
vote)

SB 517 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice
vote)

SB 150 - Out of block, Passed by for day

SB 206 - Read second time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Out of block, Motion to rerefer to Finance agreed to (voice vote)

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON SECOND READING

SB 110 - Read second time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed by Senate (voice vote)

SB 326 - Passed by for day

SB 347 - Read second time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed by Senate (voice vote)

SB 348 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate (voice vote)

SB 359 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate (voice vote)

SB 479 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate (voice vote)

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

CALENDAR (continued) 

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON FIRST READING

SB 27 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB 72 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB 254 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB 290 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB 311 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB 312 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON FIRST READING

SB 16 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB 64 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB 127 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB 269 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB 310 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB 549 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE JOINT RESOLUTIONS ON FIRST READING

SJ 67 - Rules suspended, Reading waived block vote (38-Y 0-N),
Passed by for day

SJ 68 - Rules suspended, Reading waived block vote (38-Y 0-N),
Passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE JOINT RESOLUTIONS ON FIRST READING

SJ 77 - Rules suspended, Reading waived block vote (38-Y 0-N),
Passed by for day

SJ 90 - Rules suspended, Reading waived block vote (38-Y 0-N),
Passed by for day

MEMORIAL RESOLUTIONS

HJ 30 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 33 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 36 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 46 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 49 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 50 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 52 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 53 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 54 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 63 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 74 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 75 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 82 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 113 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 114 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 115 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

SJ 57 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

SJ 58 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

SJ 82 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

SJ 88 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

SJ 97 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

SJ 98 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

SJ 99 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

SR 13 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

SR 14 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 81 - Out of block, Agreed to by Senate

HJ 112 - Out of block, Agreed to by Senate

COMMENDING RESOLUTIONS

HJ 7 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 14 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 19 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 20 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 32 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 35 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 37 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 47 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 55 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 56 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 60 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 61 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 64 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 65 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 73 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 79 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 80 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 89 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 105 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 109 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 110 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 116 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 117 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 59 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 60 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 62 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 73 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 83 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 85 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 89 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 91 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 93 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 94 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 95 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 96 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 100 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SR 16 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

On motion of Senator Stosch, the Senate adjourned at 1:21 p.m.
to convene Friday, January 17, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.