04/05/2017 Senate Proceedings

Download this Video

Index

SB898—00:34:01
SB962—00:00:53
SB1008—00:01:05
SB1023—00:48:24
SB1102—00:27:22
SB1116—00:00:51
SB1178—00:00:48
SB1239—00:04:22
SB1258—00:00:58
SB1282—00:02:46
SB1284—00:01:58
SB1285—00:05:37
SB1296—00:07:17
SB1298—00:00:40
SB1296—00:00:20
SB1295—00:00:40
SB1296—00:02:03
SB1295—00:00:40
SB1296—00:03:08
SB1303—00:05:15
SB1312—00:00:15
SB1315—00:07:12
SB1364—00:01:17
SB1371—00:01:46
SB1398—00:03:15
SB1415—00:01:20
SB1416—00:01:17
SB1418—00:00:41
SB1486—00:00:56
SB1492—00:00:43
SB1493—00:00:50
SB1574—00:00:37
SB1312—00:06:10
SB865—00:00:40
SB872—00:02:15
SB1299—00:11:27
SB1300—00:06:03
SB1470—00:11:17
SB1500—00:03:55
HB1500—00:05:03
HB1721—00:18:15
HB1846—00:01:10
HB2201—00:00:49
HB2304—00:01:34
HB1491—00:00:51
HB1411—00:01:17
HB1525—00:00:32
HB1691—00:00:39
HB1708—00:01:12
HB1663—00:00:22
HB1829—00:00:31
HB1855—00:00:36
HB1851—00:00:34
HB1960—00:01:06
HB2016—00:00:24
HB2053—00:02:07
HB2105—00:00:27
HB2149—00:00:19
HB2163—00:00:34
HB2245—00:00:22
HB2336—00:00:53
HB2297—00:00:31
HB2367—00:00:39
HB2383—00:03:14
HB2386—00:00:19
HB2471—00:00:39
Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg)—00:00
Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg)—00:00
Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon)—26:26
Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)—00:00
Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria)—00:05
Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville)—00:00
Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg)—02:29
Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville)—00:03
Sen. Barbara Favola (D-Arlington)—00:12
Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria)—00:00
Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg)—00:00
Sen. Barbara Favola (D-Arlington)—00:03
Sen. Dave Marsden (D-Burke)—00:00
Sen. Barbara Favola (D-Arlington)—00:02
Sen. Steve Newman (R-Forest)—00:02
Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon)—00:12
Sen. Steve Newman (R-Forest)—00:05
Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg)—32:07
Sen. Barbara Favola (D-Arlington)—04:29
Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg)—00:00
Sen. Frank Wagner (R-Virginia Beach)—00:00
Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg)—00:00
Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)—04:36
Sen. Steve Newman (R-Forest)—00:00
Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg)—00:05
Sen. Steve Newman (R-Forest)—03:07
Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg)—02:15
Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg)—00:51
Sen. Barbara Favola (D-Arlington)—00:00
Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)—00:02
Sen. Bill Stanley (R-Moneta)—00:00
Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg)—00:02
Sen. Steve Newman (R-Forest)—00:00
Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg)—05:58
Sen. Steve Newman (R-Forest)—00:09
Sen. Dave Marsden (D-Burke)—00:00
Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg)—00:00
Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)—00:02
Sen. Steve Newman (R-Forest)—00:00
Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg)—01:05
Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria)—00:02
Sen. Frank Wagner (R-Virginia Beach)—00:00
Sen. Bill Stanley (R-Moneta)—00:02
Sen. Steve Newman (R-Forest)—00:05
Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)—00:00
Sen. Steve Newman (R-Forest)—00:02
Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg)—00:02
Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville)—00:00
Sen. Chap Petersen (D-Fairfax)—00:00
Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria)—00:05
Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg)—00:00
Sen. Frank Wagner (R-Virginia Beach)—00:02
Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg)—00:02
00:00
00:01
00:02
00:03
00:04
00:05
00:06
00:07
00:08
00:09
00:10
00:11
00:12
00:13
00:14
00:15
00:16
00:17
00:18
00:19
00:20
00:21
00:22
00:23
00:24
00:25
00:26
00:27
00:28
00:29
00:30
00:31
00:32
00:33
00:34
00:35
00:36
00:37
00:38
00:39
00:40
00:41
00:42
00:43
00:44
00:45
00:46
00:47
00:48
00:49
00:50
00:51
00:52
00:53
00:54
00:55
00:56
00:57
00:58
00:59
01:00
01:01
01:02
01:03
01:04
01:05
01:06
01:07
01:08
01:09
01:10
01:11
01:12
01:13
01:14
01:15
01:16
01:17
01:18
01:19
01:20
01:21
01:22
01:23
01:24
01:25
01:26
01:27
01:28
01:29
01:30
01:31
01:32
01:33
01:34
01:35
01:36
01:37
01:38
01:39
01:40
01:41
01:42
01:43
01:44
01:45
01:46
01:47
01:48
01:49
01:50
01:51
01:52
01:53
01:54
01:55
01:56
01:57
01:58
01:59
02:00
02:01
02:02
02:03
02:04
02:05
02:06
02:07
02:08
02:09
02:10
02:11
02:12
02:13
02:14
02:15
02:16
02:17
02:18
02:19
02:20
02:21
02:22
02:23
02:24
02:25
02:26
02:27
02:28
02:29
02:30
02:31
02:32
02:33
02:34
02:35
02:36
02:37
02:38
02:39
02:40
02:41
02:42
02:43
02:44
02:45
02:46
02:47
02:48
02:49
02:50
02:51
02:52
02:53
02:54
02:55
02:56
02:57
02:58
02:59
03:00
03:01
03:02
03:03
03:04
03:05
03:06
03:07
03:08
03:09
03:10
03:11
03:12
03:13
03:14
03:15
03:16
03:17
03:18
03:19
03:20
03:21
03:22
03:23
03:24
03:25
03:26
03:27
03:28
03:29
03:30
03:31
03:32
03:33
03:34
03:35
03:36
03:37
03:38
03:39
03:40
03:41
03:42
03:43
03:44
03:45
03:46
03:47
03:48
03:49
03:50
03:51
03:52
03:53
03:54
03:55
03:56
03:57
03:58
03:59
04:00
04:01
04:02
04:03
04:04
04:05
04:06
04:07
04:08
04:09
04:10
04:11
04:12
04:13
04:14
04:15
04:16
04:17
04:18
04:19
04:20
04:21
04:22
04:23
04:24
04:25
04:26
04:27
04:28
04:29
04:30
04:31
04:32
04:33
04:34
04:35
04:36
04:37
04:38
04:39
04:40
04:41
04:42
04:43
04:44
04:45
04:46
04:47
04:48
04:49
04:50
04:51
04:52
04:53
04:54
04:55
04:56
04:57
04:58
04:59
05:00
05:01
05:02
05:03
05:04
05:05
05:06
05:07
05:08
05:09
05:10
05:11
05:12
05:13
05:14
05:15
05:16
05:17
05:18
05:19
05:20
05:21
05:22
05:23
05:24
05:25
05:26
05:27
05:28
05:29
05:30
05:31
05:32
05:33
05:34
05:35
05:36
05:37
05:38
05:39
05:40
05:41
05:42
05:43
05:44
05:45
05:46
05:47
05:48
05:49
05:50
05:51
05:52
05:53
05:54
05:55
05:56
05:57
05:58
05:59
06:00
06:01
06:02
06:03
06:04
06:05
06:06
06:07
06:08
06:09
06:10
06:11
06:12
06:13
06:14
06:15
06:16
06:17
06:18
06:19
06:20
06:21
06:22
06:23
06:24
06:25
06:26
06:27
06:28
06:29
06:30
06:31
06:32
06:33
06:34
06:35
06:36
06:37
06:38
06:39
06:40
06:41
06:42
06:43
06:44
06:45
06:46
06:47
06:48
06:49
06:50
06:51
06:52
06:53
06:54
06:55
06:56
06:57
06:58
06:59
07:00
07:01
07:02
07:03
07:04
07:05
07:06
07:07
07:08
07:09
07:10
07:11
07:12
07:13
07:14
07:15
07:16
07:17
07:18
07:19
07:20
07:21
07:22
07:23
07:24
07:25
07:26
07:27
07:28
07:29
07:30
07:31
07:32
07:33
07:34
07:35
07:36
07:37
07:38
07:39
07:40
07:41
07:42
07:43
07:44
07:45
07:46
07:47
07:48
07:49
07:50
07:51
07:52
07:53
07:54
07:55
07:56
07:57
07:58
07:59
08:00
08:01
08:02
08:03
08:04
08:05
08:06
08:07
08:08
08:09
08:10
08:11
08:12
08:13
08:14
08:15
08:16
08:17
08:18
08:19
08:20
08:21
08:22
08:23
08:24
08:25
08:26
08:27
08:28
08:29
08:30
08:31
08:32
08:33
08:34
08:35
08:36
08:37
08:38
08:39
08:40
08:41
08:42
08:43
08:44
08:45
08:46
08:47
08:48
08:49
08:50
08:51
08:52
08:53
08:54
08:55
08:56
08:57
08:58
08:59
09:00
09:01
09:02
09:03
09:04
09:05
09:06
09:07
09:08
09:09
09:10
09:11
09:12
09:13
09:14
09:15
09:16
09:17
09:18
09:19
09:20
09:21
09:22
09:23
09:24
09:25
09:26
09:27
09:28
09:29
09:30
09:31
09:32
09:33
09:34
09:35
09:36
09:37
09:38
09:39
09:40
09:41
09:42

Minutes

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

Prayer offered by The Reverend Clyde W. Ellis, Jr., Mount Olive
Baptist Church, Woodbridge, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present

Motion of Senator Newman dispensed with reading of Journal (36?Y
4?N)

CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS WITH GOVERNORS RECOMMENDATIONS

SB 800 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation #1-3 (38-Y
0-N 1-A), Senate rejected Governor's recommendation #4 (16-Y 23-N 1-A),
Reconsideration of Governor's recommendation #1-3 agreed to (40-Y 0-N), Senate
concurred in Governor's recommendation #1-3 (39-Y 0-N 1-A)

SB 812 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (40-Y 0-N)

SB 854 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (40-Y 0-N)

SB 864 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (40-Y 0-N)

SB 898 - Senate rejected Governor's recommendation #1&3 (10-Y
29-N 1-A), Senate rejected Governor's recommendation #2 (14-Y 25-N 1-A), Senate
rejected Governor's recommendation #4 (15-Y 24-N 1-A), Motion to pass in
enrolled form nothwithstanding Governor's objections rejected (23-Y 16-N 1-A,
2/3 members present required)

SB 962 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 2-N)

SB1008 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (40-Y 0-N)

SB1023 - Chair rules Governor's recommendation Constitutional,
Ruling of Chair not sustained (19-Y 21-N)

SB1073 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 0-N)

SB1102 - Senate rejected Governor's recommendation #1 (20-Y 20-N,
Chair voted Nay), Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation #2 (24-Y 16-N),
Reconsideration of Governor's recommendation #1 agreed to (37-Y 3-N), Senate
rejected Governor's recommendation #1 (16-Y 24-N), Senate concurred in
Governor's recommendation #3 (39-Y 0-N)

SB1116 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N),
Reconsideration of Governor's recommendation agreed to (40-Y 0-N), Senate
concurred in Governor's recommendation (40-Y 0-N)

SB1178 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)

SB1239 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (29-Y 11-N)

SB1239 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (29-Y 11-N),
Reconsideration of Governor's recommendation agreed to (40-Y 0-N), Senate
concurred in Governor's recommendation (26-Y 14-N)

SB1258 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N
1-A)

SB1282 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation #1-7 (39-Y
0-N 1-A), Governor's recommendation #8 Passed by for day

SB1282 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation #1-7 (39-Y
0-N 1-A), Governor's recommendation #8 Passed by for day, Reconsideration of
Governor's recommendation # 1-7 agreed to (38-Y 0-N 2-A), Senate concurred in
Governor's recommendation #1-7 (38-Y 0-N 2-A)

SB1284 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 2-N)

SB1285 - Senate rejected Governor's recommendation (19-Y 21-N)

SB1296 - Senate rejected Governor's recommendation #1&2 (14-Y
26-N), Senate rejected Governor's recommendation #3 (17-Y 23-N)

SB1303 - Senate rejected Governor's recommendation (18-Y 21-N),
Reconsideration of Governor's recommendation agreed to (40-Y 0-N), Senate
rejected Governor's recommendation (19-Y 21-N)

SB1312 - Senate rejected Governor's recommendation (18-Y 20-N 2-A)

SB1315 - Senate rejected Governor's recommendation (16-Y 24-N)

SB1364 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (40-Y 0-N)

SB1371 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (35-Y 5-N)

SB1398 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (37-Y 3-N)

SB1415 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (40-Y 0-N)

SB1416 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 1-N)

SB1418 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 1-N)

SB1486 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (40-Y 0-N)

SB1492 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (40-Y 0-N)

SB1493 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (40-Y 0-N)

SB1574 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (40-Y 0-N)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10405): reading waived (38-Y 2-N)

The House of Delegates has agreed to amendments nos. 1-4, 6, 13-15,
18, 20, 21 and 24-26 in accordance with the recommendation of the Governor and
has rejected 

amendments nos. 5, 7-12, 16, 17, 19, 22, and 23 and agreed to
paragraphs 1 and 3 and rejected paragraph 2 of amendment no. 27 on the
following House bill: HB 1500

SENATE BILLS VETOED BY GOVERNOR

SB 865 - Motion to pass in enrolled form nothwithstanding
Governor's objections block vote rejected (20-Y 20-N, 2/3 members present
required), Reconsideration block vote agreed to (40-Y 0-N), Motion to pass in
enrolled form nothwithstanding Governor's objections block vote rejected (21-Y
19-N, 2/3 members present required)

SB1105 - Motion to pass in enrolled form nothwithstanding
Governor's objections block vote rejected (20-Y 20-N, 2/3 members present
required), Reconsideration block vote agreed to (40-Y 0-N), Motion to pass in
enrolled form nothwithstanding Governor's objections block vote rejected (21-Y
19-N, 2/3 members present required)

SB1240 - Motion to pass in enrolled form nothwithstanding
Governor's objections block vote rejected (20-Y 20-N, 2/3 members present
required), Reconsideration block vote agreed to (40-Y 0-N), Motion to pass in
enrolled form nothwithstanding Governor's objections block vote rejected (21-Y
19-N, 2/3 members present required)

SB1253 - Motion to pass in enrolled form nothwithstanding
Governor's objections block vote rejected (20-Y 20-N, 2/3 members present
required), Reconsideration block vote agreed to (40-Y 0-N), Motion to pass in
enrolled form nothwithstanding Governor's objections block vote rejected (21-Y
19-N, 2/3 members present required)

SB1283 - Motion to pass in enrolled form nothwithstanding
Governor's objections block vote rejected (20-Y 20-N, 2/3 members present
required), Reconsideration block vote agreed to (40-Y 0-N), Motion to pass in
enrolled form nothwithstanding Governor's objections block vote rejected (21-Y
19-N, 2/3 members present required)

SB1324 - Motion to pass in enrolled form nothwithstanding
Governor's objections block vote rejected (20-Y 20-N, 2/3 members present
required), Reconsideration block vote agreed to (40-Y 0-N), Motion to pass in
enrolled form nothwithstanding Governor's objections block vote rejected (21-Y
19-N, 2/3 members present required)

SB1347 - Motion to pass in enrolled form nothwithstanding
Governor's objections block vote rejected (20-Y 20-N, 2/3 members present
required), Reconsideration block vote agreed to (40-Y 0-N), Motion to pass in
enrolled form nothwithstanding Governor's objections block vote rejected (21-Y
19-N, 2/3 members present required)

SB1362 - Motion to pass in enrolled form nothwithstanding
Governor's objections block vote rejected (20-Y 20-N, 2/3 members present
required), Reconsideration block vote agreed to (40-Y 0-N), Motion to pass in
enrolled form nothwithstanding Governor's objections block vote rejected (21-Y
19-N, 2/3 members present required)

SB1455 - Motion to pass in enrolled form nothwithstanding
Governor's objections block vote rejected (20-Y 20-N, 2/3 members present
required), Reconsideration block vote agreed to (40-Y 0-N), Motion to pass in
enrolled form nothwithstanding Governor's objections block vote rejected (21-Y
19-N, 2/3 members present required)

SB1581 - Motion to pass in enrolled form nothwithstanding
Governor's objections block vote rejected (20-Y 20-N, 2/3 members present
required), Reconsideration block vote agreed to (40-Y 0-N), Motion to pass in
enrolled form nothwithstanding Governor's objections block vote rejected (21-Y
19-N, 2/3 members present required)

SB 872 - Out of block, Motion to pass in enrolled form
notwithstanding Governor's objections rejected (20-Y 19-N, 2/3 members present
required)

SB1299 - Out of block, Motion to pass in enrolled form
notwithstanding Governor's objections rejected (23-Y 17-N, 2/3 members present
required)

SB1300 - Out of block, Motion to pass in enrolled form
notwithstanding Governor's objections rejected (22-Y 18-N, 2/3 members present
required)

SB1470 - Out of block, Motion to pass in enrolled form
notwithstanding Governor's objections rejected (24-Y 16-N, 2/3 members present
required)

HOUSE BILLS WITH GOVERNORS RECOMMENDATIONS

HB1500 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendations 1, 2, 4, 6,
13-15, 18, 20, 21, and 24-26 block vote (40-Y 0-N), Senate concurred in
Governor's recommendation #3 (38-Y 2-N), Senate concurred in Governor's
recommendation #27, paragraphs 1 and 3 (40-Y 0-N)

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 4:50 p.m. to
reconvene at 5:00 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 5:10 p.m.

HB1721 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y
0-N), Reconsideration of Governor's recommendation agreed to (40-Y 0-N), Senate
concurred in Governor's recommendation (40-Y 0-N)

HB1846 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (40-Y
0-N)

HB2014 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (40-Y
0-N)

HB2201 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (34-Y
6-N)

HB2324 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (36-Y
3-N), Reconsideration of Governor's recommendation agreed to (40-Y 0-N), Senate
concurred in Governor's recommendation (37-Y 3-N)

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 5:50 p.m. to
reconvene at 6:15 p.m.