02/03/2022 Senate Proceedings

Minutes

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

Prayer offered by The Reverend Rick Raines, Fairmount Christian
Church, Mechanicsville, Virginia

Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America
led by Senate Page Maxyn Hallare of Newport News

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 (39‑Y
0‑N)

Motion of Senator Mason dispensed with reading of Journal (36‑Y
4‑N)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10202): reading waived (35‑Y 5‑N)

The House of Delegates has passed the following House bills: HB 40,
127, 138, 150, 179, 182, 216, 225, 234, 259, 263, 275, 285, 286, 316, 405, 421,
426, 444, 482, 540, 703, 768, 774, 793, 884, 1050, 1081, 1173, 1245, 1251, 1345

House bills referred: see February 4 Senate Calendar

BILLS REPORTED

From Education and Health:

From General Laws and Technology: SB 13, 23S, 24, 69S, 96A, 129S,
199, 200A, 203S rereferred to Finance and Appropriations, 297A, 309, 324S
rereferred to Finance and Appropriations, 341S, 366S rereferred to Finance and
Appropriations, 393S, 394 rereferred to Finance and Appropriations, 401S
rereferred to Finance and Appropriations, 402A rereferred to Finance and
Appropriations, 403S rereferred to Finance and Appropriations, 477A rereferred
to Finance and Appropriations, 519S, 530S rereferred to Finance and
Appropriations, 550S rereferred to Finance and Appropriations, 576 rereferred
to Finance and Appropriations, 661 rereferred to Finance and Appropriations,
712A rereferred to Finance and Appropriations, 764A

From Judiciary: SB 174S rereferred to Finance and Appropriations,
408S, 486S rereferred to Finance and Appropriations, 487 rereferred to Finance
and Appropriations, 666S rereferred to Finance and Appropriations, 694S, 718,
730 rereferred to Finance and Appropriations

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

On motion of Senator Saslaw, the Senate recessed at 12:40 p.m. to
reconvene at 1:00 p.m.

CALENDAR