03/07/2024 Senate Proceedings

Minutes

Called to order at 10:00 a.m. by Lt. Governor Winsome Earle-Sears

Prayer offered by The Reverend Quardricos Bernard Driskell, Beulah
Baptist Church, Alexandria, Virginia

Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America
led by Senate Page Sammy Higginbotham IV of Orange

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present

Motion of Senator Head dispensed with reading of Journal (36–Y
4–N)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN30306): reading waived (38–Y 2–N)

The House of Delegates has passed the following Senate bill: SB 188

The House of Delegates has agreed to the amendment(s) proposed by
the Senate to the following House bill(s): HB 34, 315, 598, 611, 732, 798, 803,
904, 908, 913, 949, 992, 994, 1186, 1370, 1461, 1467, 1515, 1519

The House of Delegates has agreed to the following Senate joint
resolution: SJ 82

The House of Delegates has agreed to the amendment(s) proposed by
the Senate to the following House joint resolution(s): HJ 10, 30

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: The House of Delegates has agreed to HJ 427 and
requests concurrence of the Senate

HJ 427 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived,
taken up for immediate consideration (40–Y 0–N), Agreed to by
Senate (40–Y 0–N), House informed

SR 134, 135, 136, 137, and 138 offered by Senator Surovell

Joint order pursuant to HJ 427

SR 134 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived,
taken up for immediate consideration (40–Y 0–N), Agreed to by
Senate (voice vote)

SR 135 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived,
taken up for immediate consideration (40–Y 0–N), Agreed to by
Senate (voice vote)

SR 136 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived,
taken up for immediate consideration (40–Y 0–N), Agreed to by
Senate (voice vote)

SR 137 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived,
taken up for immediate consideration (40–Y 0–N), Agreed to by
Senate (voice vote)

SR 138 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived,
taken up for immediate consideration (40–Y 0–N), Agreed to by
Senate (voice vote)

House informed that nominations have been made pursuant to HJ 427

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: Nominations have been made pursuant to HJ 427
(Election of Judges of the Court of Appeals of Virginia, Circuit Court Judges,
General District Court Judges, Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court
Judges, and a Member of the Judicial Inquiry and Review Commission)

ELECTION OF JUDGES OF THE COURT OF APPEALS OF VIRGINIA, CIRCUIT
COURT JUDGES, GENERAL DISTRICT COURT JUDGES, JUVENILE AND DOMESTIC RELATIONS
DISTRICT COURT JUDGES, A MEMBER OF THE JUDICIAL INQUIRY AND REVIEW COMMISSION

Judges of the Court of Appeals of Virginia (40–Y 0–N)

Steven C. Frucci

David Bernhard - Out of block (21-Y 0-N)

Circuit Court Judges (40–Y 0–N)

First Judicial Circuit: David J. Whitted

Second Judicial Circuit: Scott J. Flax

Second Judicial Circuit: Salvatore R. Iaquinto

Second Judicial Circuit: Lynwood W. Lewis, Jr.

Fifth Judicial Circuit: Alfred W. Bates, III

Fifth Judicial Circuit: Helivi L. Holland

Ninth Judicial Circuit: Joshua P. DeFord

Thirteenth Judicial Circuit: Devika E. Davis

Eighteenth Judicial Circuit: Rebecca J. Wade

Nineteenth Judicial Circuit: Susan J. S. Stoney

Twenty-second Judicial Circuit: Brian H. Turpin

Twenty-third Judicial Circuit: Leisa K. Ciaffone

Twenty-sixth Judicial Circuit: Christopher E. Collins

Twenty-ninth Judicial Circuit: Elizabeth Reece H. Robertson

General District Court Judges (40–Y 0–N)

Second Judicial District: Jonathan L. Stone

Third Judicial District: Elliott O. Moody

Fourth Judicial District: Joseph W. Myers

Fifth Judicial District: Robert C. Barclay, IV

Sixth Judicial District: Patricia T. Watson

Eighth Judicial District: Steven D. Bond

Ninth Judicial District: Matthew D. Danielson

Twelfth Judicial District: Shajuan Mason House

Thirteenth Judicial District: Ali J. Amirshahi

Twentieth Judicial District: Eric M. Shamis

Twenty-second Judicial District: Greg T. Haymore

Twenty-sixth Judicial District: Ann M. Williams

Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court Judges (40–Y 0–N)

First Judicial District: Chanel Ann Gray

Third Judicial District: Solomon H. Ashby, Jr.

Sixteenth Judicial District: Peter K. Griffith

Twentieth Judicial District: Charles F. Koehler, Jr.

Twentieth Judicial District: Rachel D. Robinson

Twenty-second Judicial District: Pamela Melissa P. Keen

Twenty-third Judicial District: Rachel L. D. Thompson

Twenty-fifth Judicial District: Lethia C. Hammond

Twenty-seventh Judicial District: Monica D. Cox

Twenty-seventh Judicial District: Ryan D. Hamrick

Thirty-first Judicial District: Kiah D. Spinks

A Member of the Judicial Inquiry and Review Commission (40–Y
0–N)

Todd G. Petit

Reading of report waived (40–Y 0–N)

CALENDAR

BILLS IN CONFERENCE

HB 935 - Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)

HB 960 - Conference report agreed to by Senate (38-Y 2-N)

HB 1261 - Conference report agreed to by Senate (27-Y 12-N)

HB 1502 - Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)

SB 21 - Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)

SB 314 - Conference report agreed to by Senate (39-Y 1-N)

SB 441 - Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)

SB 498 - Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)

SB 536 - Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)

SB 556 - Conference report agreed to by Senate (39-Y 1-N)

SB 649 - Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)

SB 657 - Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - HOUSE

HB 107 - Senate insisted on amendment #3 and requested committee of
conference block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB 139 - Senate insisted on substitute and requested committee of
conference block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB 212 - Senate insisted on substitute and requested committee of
conference block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB 252 - Senate insisted on amendment #2 and requested committee of
conference block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB 309 - Senate insisted on substitute and requested committee of
conference block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB 316 - Senate insisted on substitute and requested committee of
conference block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB 321 - Senate insisted on substitute and requested committee of
conference block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB 700 - Senate insisted on substitute and requested committee of
conference block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB 972 - Senate insisted on amendments and requested committee of
conference block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB 1098 - Senate insisted on substitute and requested committee of
conference block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB 806 - Out of block, Senate receded from substitute (40-Y 0-N)

HB 62 - Conferees appointed: Senators Favola, Pekarsky, and Stanley

HB 102 - Conferees appointed: Senators Perry, Salim, and Stanley

HB 125 - Conferees appointed: Senators Carroll Foy, Bagby, and
Jordan

HB 310 - Conferees appointed: Senators Deeds, Carroll Foy, and
Obenshain

HB 555 - Conferees appointed: Senators Marsden, Salim, and Head

HB 596 - Conferees appointed: Senators Perry, Salim, and Stuart

HB 893 - Conferees appointed: Senators Boysko, Bagby, and McDougle

HB 909 - Conferees appointed: Senators Favola, Boysko, and Head

HB 1083 - Conferees appointed: Senators VanValkenburg, Hashmi, and
Jordan

HB 1087 - Conferees appointed: Senators Lucas, Locke, and Hashmi

HB 1125 - Conferees appointed: Senators Locke, Aird, and Pillion

HB 1174 - Conferees appointed: Senators Salim, Deeds, and Jordan

HB 1457 - Conferees appointed: Senators Carroll Foy, Boysko, and
Stuart

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - SENATE

SB 131 - House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)

SB 300 - House substitute agreed to by Senate (21-Y 19-N)

SB 301 - House substitute rejected by Senate (0-Y 40-N)

SB 364 - House substitute agreed to by Senate (20-Y 19-N)

SB 428 - House substitute agreed to by Senate (21-Y 19-N)

SB 454 - House amendments agreed to by Senate (26-Y 14-N)

SB 729 - House amendments rejected by Senate (0-Y 40-N)

SB 18 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Conferees appointed: Senators Locke, McPike, and Reeves

SB 80 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference block
vote (40-Y 0-N), Conferees appointed: Senators Favola, Williams Graves, and
McDougle

SB 350 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference
block vote (40-Y 0-N), Conferees appointed: Senators Perry, Salim, and Stuart

SB 388 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference
block vote (40-Y 0-N), Conferees appointed: Senators Pekarsky, Ebbin, and
Reeves

SB 461 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference
block vote (40-Y 0-N), Conferees appointed: Senators Marsden, Pekarsky, and
Hackworth

SB 488 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference
block vote (40-Y 0-N), Conferees appointed: Senators Aird, Favola, and Craig

SB 496 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference
block vote (40-Y 0-N), Conferees appointed: Senators Carroll Foy, McPike, and
French

SB 504 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference
block vote (40-Y 0-N), Conferees appointed: Senators Surovell, Carroll Foy, and
Stanley

SB 586 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference
block vote (40-Y 0-N), Conferees appointed: Senators Pekarsky, Hashmi, and
Pillion

SB 597 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference
block vote (40-Y 0-N), Conferees appointed: Senators McPike, Subramanyam, and
Hackworth

SB 726 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference
block vote (40-Y 0-N), Conferees appointed: Senators Pillion, VanValkenburg,
and Bagby

SB 737 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference
block vote (40-Y 0-N), Conferees appointed: Senators Surovell, Deeds, and
Reeves

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HOUSE BILL ON THIRD READING

HB 1499 - Read third time, Education and Health substitute agreed to
(voice vote), Finance and Appropriations substitute ruled out of order,
Engrossed, Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)

REGULAR CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON THIRD READING

HB 1451 - Read third time, VanValkenburg floor substitute agreed to
(voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (36-Y 4-N)

HB 474 - Read third time, Passed Senate (24-Y 16-N)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE RESOLUTION ON FIRST READING

SR 121 - Read first time

MEMORIAL RESOLUTIONS

HJ 263 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 287 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 318 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 320 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 341 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 348 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 356 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 357 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 360 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 361 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 370 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 376 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 377 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 378 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 423 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 424 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 425 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

SR 139 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

SR 141 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 185 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 334 - Out of block, Agreed to by Senate

COMMENDING RESOLUTIONS

HJ 185 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 233 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 329 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 330 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 331 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 332 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 333 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 335 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 336 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 337 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 338 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 339 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 340 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 342 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 343 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 344 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 345 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 346 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 347 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 349 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 350 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 351 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 352 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 353 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 355 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 358 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 359 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 362 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 363 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 364 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 366 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 368 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 371 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 372 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 373 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 374 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 375 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 379 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 380 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 381 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 382 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 383 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 384 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 385 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 386 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 387 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 388 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 389 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 390 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 391 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 392 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 393 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 394 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 395 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 398 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 399 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 400 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 401 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 403 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 404 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 405 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 408 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 409 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 410 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 411 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 412 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 413 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 414 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 415 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 416 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 417 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 418 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 419 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 420 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 421 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 422 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 426 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 229 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 235 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 243 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SR 140 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

On motion of Senator Surovell, the Senate recessed at 12:40 p.m. to
reconvene at 2:10 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 2:10 p.m.

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN20307): reading waived (34–Y 5–N)

The House of Delegates has passed with amendment(s) the following
Senate bill(s): SB 628

The House of Delegates has agreed to the substitute and amendments
nos. 2 and 3 and has rejected amendment no. 1 proposed by the Senate to the
following House bill: HB 45

The House of Delegates has agreed to the substitute and has
rejected the amendment proposed by the Senate to the following House bill: HB
1089

The House of Delegates has rejected the amendment(s) proposed by
the Senate to the following House bill(s): HB 277, 285, 342, 351, 419, 624,
625, 736, 1105, 1108, 1247, 1401, 1433, 1496, 1505

The House of Delegates has acceded to the request of the Senate for
committee(s) of conference on the following House bill(s): HB 66, 267, 398,
457, 632, 818, 830, 1361, 1443

The House of Delegates has agreed to the following House joint
resolutions: HJ 305, 365, 367, 369

SUPPLEMENTAL CALENDAR NO.1

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - HOUSE

HB 45 - Senate insisted on amendment #1 and requested committee of
conference block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB 277 - Senate insisted on substitute with amendment and requested
committee of conference block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB 285 - Senate insisted on substitute and requested committee of
conference block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB 342 - Senate insisted on substitute and requested committee of
conference block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB 351 - Senate insisted on substitute and requested committee of
conference block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB 419 - Senate insisted on substitute and requested committee of
conference block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB 624 - Senate insisted on substitute and requested committee of
conference block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB 736 - Senate insisted on substitute and requested committee of
conference block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB 1105 - Senate insisted on substitute and requested committee of
conference block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB 1108 - Senate insisted on substitute and requested committee of
conference block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB 1401 - Senate insisted on amendment and requested committee of
conference block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB 1433 - Senate insisted on substitute and requested committee of
conference block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB 1496 - Senate insisted on substitute with amendment and
requested committee of conference block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB 1505 - Senate insisted on substitute and requested committee of
conference block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB 625 - Out of block, Senate receded from substitute (21-Y 19-N)

HB 1089 - Out of block, Senate receded from amendment (40-Y 0-N)

HB 1247 - Out of block, Senate receded from substitute (40-Y 0-N)

CONFEREES APPOINTED

HB 66 - Senators VanValkenburg, Bagby, and Durant

HB 267 - Senators Boysko, Surovell, and Stanley

HB 398 - Senators Pekarsky, Favola, and Craig

HB 457 - Senators Deeds, Perry, and McDougle

HB 632 - Senators VanValkenburg, Hashmi, and Peake

HB 818 - Senators Locke, McPike, and Stuart

HB 830 - Senators Roem, Bagby, and Head

HB 1361 - Senators McPike, VanValkenburg, and DeSteph

HB 1443 - Senators Deeds, Perry, and McDougle

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - SENATE

SB 628 - House amendment agreed to by Senate (24-Y 16-N)

On motion of Senator Surovell, the Senate recessed at 2:25 p.m. to
reconvene at 3:45 p.m.

 

 


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