01/28/2022 Senate Proceedings


Called to order at 11:30 a.m. by Lt. Governor Winsome Earle-Sears

Prayer offered by The Reverend Mike Mayton, Bon Air United
Methodist Church, Chesterfield, Virginia

Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America
led by Senate Page Henry Pillion of Abingdon

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present

Motion to suspend the Rules to allow Senators
who have been impacted by COVID-19 to vote remotely and electronically agreed
to (33‑Y 0‑N)

Motion of Senator Hashmi dispensed with reading of Journal (35‑Y

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10127): reading waived (35‑Y 3‑N)

The House of Delegates has passed the following House bills: HB 55,
170, 195, 228, 342

House bills referred: see January 31 Senate Calendar


From Rehabilitation and Social Services:

From Rules:

From Transportation: SB 186S rereferred to Finance and Appropriations,
215 rereferred to Finance and Appropriations, 216S, 237S, 281A, 301S, 345
rereferred to Finance and Appropriations, 450