03/04/2024 Senate Proceedings

Minutes

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

Prayer offered by The Reverend Stu Hodges, Waters Edge Church,
Yorktown, Virginia

Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America
led by Senate Page Caleb Rose of Richmond

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present

Motion of Senator McDougle dispensed with reading of Journal (36–Y
1–N 1-A)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN20301): reading waived (36–Y 3–N)

The House of Delegates has passed the following Senate bills: SB
26, 119, 241, 281, 308, 323, 354, 361, 422, 494, 495, 508, 554, 570, 672, 701

The House of Delegates has agreed to the amendment(s) proposed by
the Senate to the following House bill(s): HB 2, 25, 77, 100, 155, 213, 318,
456, 464, 523, 581, 857, 1395

The House of Delegates has agreed to the following Senate joint
resolutions: SJ 132, 141, 151

BILLS REPORTED

From Finance and Appropriations: HB 45A, 133S, 285S, 342S, 351,
419, 624, 625S, 855S, 1089A, 1105S, 1108, 1157S, 1247, 1312A, 1357S, 1397A,
1401A, 1433S, 1496A, 1499S, 1505S

From Local Government: HB 755

Rules suspended, privileges of the floor given to distinguished
guests (39–Y 0–N)

Leave of absence granted: Senator Perry

CALENDAR

BILL IN CONFERENCE

SB 550 - Conference report agreed to by Senate (37-Y 1-N)

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - HOUSE

HB 98 - Senate insisted on amendment and requested committee of
conference (39-Y 0-N)

HB 47 - Conferees appointed: Senators Salim, Williams Graves, and
Stuart

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - SENATE

SB 54 - House substitute rejected by Senate (0-Y 39-N)

SB 272 - House substitute rejected by Senate (0-Y 39-N)

SB 21 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference block
vote (38-Y 0-N): Conferees appointed: Senators Salim, Hashmi, and Pillion

SB 105 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference
block vote (38-Y 0-N): Conferees appointed: Senators Lucas, Hashmi, and Pillion

SB 135 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference
block vote (38-Y 0-N): Conferees appointed: Senators Head, Bagby, and Aird

SB 313 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference
block vote (38-Y 0-N): Conferees appointed: Senators VanValkenburg, Rouse, and
DeSteph

SB 314 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference
block vote (38-Y 0-N): Conferees appointed: Senators Roem, Bagby, and Head

SB 352 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference
block vote (38-Y 0-N): Conferees appointed: Senators Peake, VanValkenburg, and
Hashmi

SB 356 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference
block vote (38-Y 0-N): Conferees appointed: Senators Perry, Salim, and Stanley

SB 441 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference
block vote (38-Y 0-N): Conferees appointed: Senators Durant, Pekarsky, and
VanValkenburg

SB 498 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference
block vote (38-Y 0-N): Conferees appointed: Senators Carroll Foy, Pekarsky, and
Peake

SB 699 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference
block vote (38-Y 0-N): Conferees appointed: Senators Lucas, Locke, and McDougle

SB 710 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference
block vote (38-Y 0-N): Conferees appointed: Senators Deeds, Carroll Foy, and
Obenshain

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON THIRD READING

HB 66 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 266 - Read third time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 268 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 269 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 134 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 322 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 368 - Read third time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 435 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 503 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 511 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 561 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 632 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 690 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 707 - Read third time, Suetterlein floor amendment rejected
(19-Y 20-N), Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 731 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 732 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 778 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 794 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 818 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 830 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 848 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 852 - Read third time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 898 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 958 - Read third time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 971 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 980 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 995 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 1024 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 1055 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 1068 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 1082 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 1116 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 1146 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 1182 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 1217 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 1270 - Read third time, Committee amendments agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 1272 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 1278 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 1279 - Read third time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 1335 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 1338 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 1339 - Read third time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 1342 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 1345 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 1365 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 1372 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 1389 - Read third time, Committee amendments agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 1443 - Read third time, Committee amendments agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 1455 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 1477 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 1482 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

HB 1221 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Out of block, Engrossed, Passed Senate (37-Y 1-N)

HB 1248 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Out of block, Engrossed, Passed Senate (21-Y 16-N)

HB 1452 - Out of block, Read third time, Passed Senate (29-Y 10-N)

REGULAR CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON THIRD READING

HB 73 - Read third time, Committee amendments agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)

HB 250 - Read third time, Passed Senate (20-Y 19-N)

HB 265 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (22-Y 17-N)

HB 333 - Read third time, Committee amendments agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (20-Y 19-N)

HB 457 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (21-Y 18-N)

HB 466 Read third time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice vote),
Engrossed, Passed Senate (20-Y 19-N)

HB 623 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (20-Y 19-N)

HB 637 - Read third time, Passed Senate (20-Y 19-N)

HB 797 - Read third time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (20-Y 19-N)

HB 798 - Passed by for day

HB 799 - Read third time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (20-Y 19-N)

HB 803 - Passed by for day

HB 838 - Passed by for day

HB 861 - Read third time, Defeated by Senate (19-Y 19-N, Chair
voted nay), Reconsideration of defeated action agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N),
Passed Senate (20-Y 19-N)

HB 916 - Read third time, Passed Senate (20-Y 19-N)

HB 939 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (20-Y 19-N)

HB 959 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (37-Y 2-N)

HB 985 - Read third time, Passed Senate (23-Y 14-N)

HB 1002 - Read third time, Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)

HB 1171 - Read third time, Passed by for day

HB 1244 - Read third time, Committee amendments agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (20-Y 19-N)

HB 1287 - Read third time, Passed Senate (36-Y 2-N)

HB 1354 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (25-Y 13-N 1-A)

HB 1458 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (36-Y 3-N)

HB 81 - Read third time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (20-Y 19-N)

HB 122 - Read third time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (22-Y 16-N)

HB 184 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Surovell floor amendments agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed
Senate (20-Y 19-N)

HB 215 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (22-Y 16-N)

HB 224 - Read third time, Committee amendments agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (20-Y 19-N)

HB 257 - Read third time, Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)

HB 267 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (20-Y 19-N)

HB 324 - Read third time, Passed Senate (33-Y 7-N)

HB 398 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (21-Y 19-N)

HB 405 - Passed by for day

HB 426 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (24-Y 16-N)

HB 442 - Read third time, Passed Senate (22-Y 18-N)

HB 455 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (31-Y 8-N)

HB 467 - Read third time, Passed Senate (29-Y 10-N 1-A),
Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N), Passed Senate
(30-Y 9-N 1-A)

HB 516 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice
vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)

HB 536 - Read third time, Passed Senate (21-Y 19-N)

HB 583 - Passed by for day block vote (voice vote)

HB 598 - Passed by for day block vote (voice vote)

HB 617 - Passed by for day block vote (voice vote)

HB 653 - Passed by for day block vote (voice vote)

HB 740 - Passed by for day block vote (voice vote)

HB 776 - Passed by for day block vote (voice vote)

HB 827 - Passed by for day block vote (voice vote)

HB 926 - Passed by for day block vote (voice vote)

HB 950 - Passed by for day block vote (voice vote)

HB 955 - Passed by for day block vote (voice vote)

HB 957 - Passed by for day block vote (voice vote)

HB 962 - Passed by for day block vote (voice vote)

HB 972 - Passed by for day block vote (voice vote)

HB 994 - Passed by for day block vote (voice vote)

HB 996 - Passed by for day block vote (voice vote)

HB 1088 - Passed by for day block vote (voice vote)

HB 1231 - Passed by for day block vote (voice vote)

HB 1309 - Passed by for day block vote (voice vote)

HB 1351 - Passed by for day block vote (voice vote)

HB 1370 - Passed by for day block vote (voice vote)

HB 1398 - Passed by for day block vote (voice vote)

HB 1399 - Passed by for day block vote (voice vote)

HB 1430 - Passed by for day block vote (voice vote)

HB 1451 - Passed by for day block vote (voice vote)

HB 1461 - Passed by for day block vote (voice vote)

HB 1467 - Passed by for day block vote (voice vote)

HB 1475 - Passed by for day block vote (voice vote)

HB 1487 - Passed by for day block vote (voice vote)

HB 1519 - Passed by for day block vote (voice vote)

HB 1539 - Passed by for day block vote (voice vote)

HB 1542 - Passed by for day block vote (voice vote)

HB 1545 - Passed by for day block vote (voice vote)

UNCONTESTEDCALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON SECOND READING

HB 27 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 93 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 200 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 252 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 309 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 314 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 315 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

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

HB 321 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 353 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 374 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 607 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 611 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 626 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 700 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 800 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 806 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 807 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 814 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 831 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 908 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 913 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 987 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 992 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 1053 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 1165 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 1186 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 1210 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 1303 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 1366 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 1460 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON SECOND READING

HB 34 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 107 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

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

HB 150 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 212 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 277 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 326 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 570 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 904 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 949 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 1098 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 1404 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 1515 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTIONS ON SECOND READING

HJ 10 - Rules suspended, reading waived block vote (40-Y 0-N),
Passed by for day

HJ 41 - Rules suspended, reading waived block vote (40-Y 0-N),
Passed by for day

HJ 43 - Rules suspended, reading waived block vote (40-Y 0-N),
Passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR

HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTIONS ON SECOND READING

HJ 30 - Rules suspended, reading waived block vote (40-Y 0-N),
Passed by for day

HJ 76 - Rules suspended, reading waived block vote (40-Y 0-N),
Passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR SENATE

JOINT RESOLUTION ON FIRST READING

SJ 127 - Read first time

SUPPLEMENTAL CALENDAR NO. 1

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - HOUSE

HB125 - Passed by for day block vote (voice vote)

HB 310 - Passed by for day
block vote (voice vote)

HB 909 - Passed by for day
block vote (voice vote)

HB 1083 - Passed by for
day block vote (voice vote)

HB 1087 - Passed by for
day block vote (voice vote)

HB 712 - Passed by for day
block vote (voice vote)

HB 715 - Passed by for day
block vote (voice vote)

HB 935 - Passed by for day
block vote (voice vote)

HB 1502 - Passed by for
day block vote (voice vote)

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - SENATE

SB18 - Passed by for day
block vote (voice vote)

SB176 - Passed by for day
block vote (voice vote)

SB177 - Passed by for day
block vote (voice vote)

SB245 - Passed by for day
block vote (voice vote)

SB350 - Passed by for day
block vote (voice vote)

SB388 - Passed by for day
block vote (voice vote)

SB403 - Passed by for day
block vote (voice vote)

SB488 - Passed by for day
block vote (voice vote)

SB496 - Passed by for day
block vote (voice vote)

SB565 - Passed by for day
block vote (voice vote)

SB597 - Passed by for day
block vote (voice vote)

SB607 - Passed by for day
block vote (voice vote)

SB634 - Passed by for day
block vote (voice vote)

SB676 - Passed by for day
block vote (voice vote)

SB683 - Passed by for day
block vote (voice vote)

SB737 - Passed by for day
block vote (voice vote)

SB36 - Passed by for day block vote (voice vote)

SB260 - Passed by for day
block vote (voice vote)

SB415 - Passed by for day
block vote (voice vote)

SB453 - Passed by for day
block vote (voice vote)

SB657 - Passed by for day
block vote (voice vote)

On motion of Senator Lucas, the Senate adjourned at 3:05 p.m. to
convene Tuesday, March 5, 2024 at 10:30 a.m., the Clerk was ordered to receive committee
reports and suspended the Rules to allow the Clerk to receive Memorial and Commending
Resolutions until 5:00 p.m. (39–Y 0–N)

BILLS REPORTED

From Rules

 

 


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