01/17/2022 Senate Proceedings

Minutes

Called to order at 12 m. by Lt. Governor Winsome Earle-Sears

Prayer offered by Pastor Valerie R. Coley, Divine Covering
Ministry, Richmond, Virginia

Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America
led by Tara H. Perkinson, Chief Deputy Clerk, Senate Clerk?s Office

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present

Motion of Senator Vogel dispensed with reading of Journals (38‑Y
2‑N)

BILLS REPORTED

From Judiciary: SB 9 rereferred to Finance and Appropriations, 104S
rereferred to Finance and Appropriations, 105A rereferred to Finance and
Appropriations, 109, 110 rereferred to Finance and Appropriations

From Local Government: SB 35A, 54, 82A, 172A, 286, 294, 319, 388

BILL REREFERRED

From Local Government: SB 395 rereferred to Education and Health

Bills and resolutions presented, ordered printed and referred under
Senate Rules 11(b) and (26)g: see January 18 Senate Calendar

CALENDAR

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON SECOND READING

SB 14 - Read second time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SB 53 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice
vote)

SB 232 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice
vote)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON FIRST READING

SB 48 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB 49 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB 139 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB 316 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE BILL ON FIRST READING

SB 278 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

On motion of Senator Saslaw, the Senate recessed at
1:20 p.m. to reconvene at 3:40 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 3:40 p.m.

The Senate proceeded at 3:42 p.m. to House Chamber
for Governor?s State of the Commonwealth Address

On motion of Senator Lucas, the Senate adjourned in
Memory of The Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at 4:58 p.m. to convene
Tuesday, January 18, 2022 at 12 m.