John H. Hager, President of the Senate
Susan Clarke Schaar, Clerk of the Senate
Tuesday, February 8, 2000

Called to order at 12 m. by Lt. Governor John H. Hager

Prayer offered by The Reverend Dr. Antoine L.T.R. Edwards, lll, White Rock Baptist Church, Lynchburg, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present

Motion of Senator Hanger dispensed with reading of Journal (38-Y 0-N)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10207): reading waived (39-Y 0-N)

House bills passed: HB 62, 209, 211, 517, 521, 594, 645, 681, 742, 778, 784, 821, 823, 856, 866, 876, 877, 887, 895, 922, 925, 945, 1095, 1114, 1353, 1355

House joint resolution agreed to: HJR 404

Senate bill passed: SB 208

House bills referred, and joint resolution laid on Clerk's Desk: see February 9 Senate Calendar

BILLS REPORTED

From Finance: SB 24A, 26, 39A, 76S, 84A, 95, 98A, 100A, 137, 157, 182, 252, 349, 357, 481A, 483S, 517, 537, 645A, 664A, 765, 766

From Rules: SB 355 rereferred to Courts of Justice, 410, 595, 656A; SJR 35, 41A, 72S, 78 rereferred to Finance, 92, 93S, 97A, 98A, 109S, 123, 124, 125, 126A, 129A, 146, 147A, 148S, 150, 155S, 156S, 163, 165, 169, 175A, 178A, 190, 192S, 193A, 195A, 196A, 197A, 218, 219S, 222, 223A, 228A, 232 rereferred to Finance, 233S, 235A, 240A, 244, 246, 249, 254 rereferred to Finance, 255; SR 3 rereferred to Courts of Justice

Leave of absence granted: Senator Holland

S.J.R. 273 offered by Senator Puckett

Joint resolution laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 6: see February 9 Senate Calendar

CALENDAR

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILL ON THIRD READING

S.B. 225 - passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON THIRD READING

S.B. 140 - read third time, passed (20-Y 19-N)

S.B. 546A - passed by for day

S.B. 733 - read third time, passed (30-Y 9-N)

S.B. 767S - reconsideration of engrossment agreed to (39-Y 0-N), reconsideration of adoption of floor amendments of 2/4/00 agreed to (38-Y 0-N), floor amendments of 2/4/00 rejected, reconsideration of adoption of committee substitute agreed to (39-Y 0-N), committee substitute rejected, Ticer floor substitute agreed to, rereferred to Courts of Justice

S.B. 586 - read third time, recommitted to Finance and continued to 2001 Session pursuant to Senate Rule 20(f), reconsideration of motion to recommit to Finance agreed to (39-Y 0-N), reconsideration of engrossment agreed to (39-Y 0-N), passed by for day

S.B. 553 - read third time, passed (37-Y 2-N)

S.B. 232SA - read third time, passed (22-Y 16-N), reconsideration agreed to (39-Y 0-N), passed (25-Y 14-N)

S.B. 318A - read third time, motion to rerefer to Finance withdrawn, passed (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 474A - read third time, passed (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 549SA - read third time, passed (24-Y 15-N)

S.B. 696 - read third time, passed (22-Y 17-N)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON SECOND READING

Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)

Block vote: passed by for day

H.B. 100

H.B. 502A

H.B. 757

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON SECOND READING

Read second time

Block vote: engrossed

S.B. 346S - committee substitute agreed to

S.B. 399

S.B. 457

S.B. 523A - committee amendment agreed to

S.B. 577A - committee amendment agreed to

S.B. 667A - committee amendments agreed to

S.B. 769

S.B. 771 - out of block, passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON SECOND READING

S.B. 313A - passed by for day

S.B. 591S - read second time, committee substitute agreed to, engrossed

S.B. 701S - read second time, committee substitute agreed to, engrossed

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON FIRST READING

Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)

Block vote: passed by for day

S.B. 212S

S.B. 228

S.B. 250

S.B. 251

S.B. 374

S.B. 403S

S.B. 445S

S.B. 456A

S.B. 514

S.B. 582A

S.B. 594A

S.B. 620A

S.B. 668S

S.B. 674S

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE BILL ON FIRST READING

S.B. 221S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N), passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE JOINT RESOLUTIONS ON THIRD READING

S.J.R. 131 - read third time, rereferred to Finance (22-Y 17-N), reconsideration agreed to (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day

S.J.R. 114A - read third time, agreed to in part excluding page 5 lines 47 - 48 (38-Y 0-N), excluded part agreed to (38-Y 0-N 1-A)

S.J.R. 274 offered by Senator Lucas

Joint resolution laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 6: see February 9 Senate Calendar

On motion of Senator Chichester, the Senate adjourned at 2:10 p.m. to convene Wednesday, February 9 at 12 m. Pursuant to Rule 21(d)ii, the Clerk was ordered to receive committee reports.

BILLS REPORTED

From Local Government: SB 293S, 300S rereferred to Commerce and Labor, 480S rereferred to Commerce and Labor, 643A, 655A, 681, 715S, 752A rereferred to Finance, 768

From Privileges and Elections: SB 243A, 315S, 392, 417S, 418, 419A, 420, 429, 430A, 485S, 580, 688S, 730A, 773

Key: A = amendment(s); S = substitute; SA = substitute with amendment(s)


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