John H. Hager, President of the Senate
Susan Clarke Schaar, Clerk of the Senate
Wednesday, March 1, 2000

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

Prayer offered by The Reverend Dr. Raymond L. Spence, Jr., Second Baptist Church, Richmond, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present

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

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10229): reading waived (39-Y 0-N)

Senate bills with House amendments passed: SB 224, 295, 372, 398, 486, 675

Senate bills with House substitutes passed: SB 66, 150

Senate bill with House substitute with amendments passed: SB 483

House insisted on its amendments and requested committee of conference: SB 419

Senate bill with conference report concurred in: SB 395

House bills with Senate amendments rejected: HB 37, 295, 597, 614, 1172, 1240, 1295

Senate joint resolution with House substitute with amendment agreed to: SJR 41

House joint resolutions agreed to: HJR 439, 440, 441, 442, 443

Senate bills passed: SB 3, 15, 55, 58, 88, 135, 147, 168, 183, 268, 312, 333, 342, 343, 375, 384, 405, 409, 460, 499, 517, 519, 520, 757

House bills with Senate amendments concurred in: HB 26, 297, 408, 428, 499, 523, 561, 696, 781, 830, 847, 858, 1034, 1046, 1200, 1293, 1327, 1499

House bills with Senate substitutes concurred in: HB 732, 749, 1312, 1440

Senate joint resolution agreed to: SJR 147

Senate bills and joint resolutions with House amendments, substitutes, and substitutes with amendments placed on Calendar

House joint resolutions laid on Clerk's Desk: see March 2 Senate Calendar

BILLS REPORTED

From Finance: HB 40, 62, 80, 123, 135S, 203, 229S, 235A, 255, 370, 391A, 617, 692S, 751, 763, 918A, 980, 1057, 1065, 1086A, 1216, 1268S, 1387S, 1484S, 1494A

S.J.R. 292 offered by Senator Williams

Joint resolution laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 6: see March 2 Senate Calendar

CALENDAR

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - HOUSE

H.B. 262 - Senate receded from its substitute (40-Y 0-N)

H.B. 530 - Senate insisted on its amendments and requested committee of conference (40-Y 0-N)

H.B. 1192 - Senate insisted on its amendments and requested committee of conference (40-Y 0-N)

H.B. 1214 - Senate insisted on its substitute and requested committee of conference (40-Y 0-N)

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - SENATE

S.B. 34 - House substitute rejected (1-Y 39-N)

S.B. 227 - House substitute concurred in (38-Y 0-N)

S.B. 297 - House amendment concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 309 - House substitute concurred in (38-Y 0-N)

S.B. 391 - House amendments concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 392 - House amendment concurred in (39-Y 1-N)

S.B. 498 - House amendments concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 505 - passed by for day

S.B. 518 - House amendments concurred in (40-Y 0-N)

S.B. 555 - passed by for day

S.B. 606 - House amendments concurred in (40-Y 0-N)

S.B. 611 - passed by for day

S.B. 676 - House substitute concurred in (39-Y 1-N)

S.B. 731 - passed by for day

S.B. 770 - House substitute concurred in (40-Y 0-N)

S.B. 243 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (40-Y 0-N); conferees appointed: Senators Bolling, Martin and Maxwell

S.B. 406 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (40-Y 0-N); conferees appointed: Senators Mims, Martin and Puckett

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON THIRD READING

Read third time

Block vote: passed (40-Y 0-N)

H.B. 1092A - Bolling floor amendment agreed to, Whipple floor amendment withdrawn, Mims floor amendments agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 607

H.B. 404

H.B. 419A - committee amendment agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 460

H.B. 601

H.B. 726 - Edwards floor amendment ruled not germane, ruling of Chair sustained (24-Y 16-N), reconsideration of sustaining ruling of Chair agreed to (40-Y 0-N), ruling of Chair sustained (22-Y 18-N)

H.B. 854A - committee amendments agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 1036A - committee amendment agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 1164

H.B. 1176

H.B. 1204A - committee amendments agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 1207A - committee amendments agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 1211

H.B. 1271A - committee amendments agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 1307

H.B. 1372A - committee amendments agreed to, Quayle floor amendments agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 1420A - committee amendments agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 1511

H.B. 1514

H.B. 1296 - out of block, passed by for day

H.B. 892 - out of block, passed by for day

H.B. 573 - out of block, passed by for day

H.B. 959 - out of block, passed (39-Y 0-N 1-A)

H.B. 981A - committee amendments agreed to, engrossed, out of block, passed

(39-Y 0-N 1-A)

H.B. 1170S - committee substitute agreed to, out of block, passed by for day

H.B. 1228A - committee amendment agreed to, engrossed, out of block, passed

(39-Y 0-N 1-A)

H.B. 1282S - committee substitute agreed to, out of block, passed by for day

H.B. 1366S - out of block, passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON THIRD READING

H.B. 622 - passed by for day

H.B. 787 - read third time; Howell floor amendment rejected (14-Y 26-N); motion to rerefer to Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources rejected (14-Y 26-N); passed (24-Y 16-N)

H.B. 455 - read third time, passed (34-Y 1-N 4-A)

H.B. 738S - passed by for day

H.B. 1088S - read third time, committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, passed (38-Y 2-N)

H.B. 1305A - passed by for day

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON SECOND READING

Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)

Block vote: passed by for day

H.B. 93

H.B. 143

H.B. 397A

H.B. 418A

H.B. 608S

H.B. 655

H.B. 682

H.B. 699A

H.B. 719A

H.B. 727

H.B. 737A

H.B. 782S

H.B. 845

H.B. 856

H.B. 877

H.B. 882

H.B. 887

H.B. 922

H.B. 925A

H.B. 953

H.B. 977

H.B. 1018

H.B. 1114

H.B. 1135

H.B. 1136S

H.B. 1184S

H.B. 1232

H.B. 1245

H.B. 1255

H.B. 1262

H.B. 1287

H.B. 1338A

H.B. 1385

H.B. 1405

H.B. 1411

H.B. 1454

H.B. 1458

H.B. 1474

H.B. 1518

H.B. 1535

H.B. 29A - out of block, advanced to third reading

H.B. 30A - out of block, advanced to third reading

H.B. 99 - out of block, advanced to third reading

H.B. 106S - out of block, advanced to third reading

H.B. 119 - out of block, advanced to third reading

H.B. 160S - out of block, advanced to third reading

H.B. 1094 - out of block, advanced to third reading

H.B. 1134 - out of block, advanced to third reading

H.B. 1142A - out of block, advanced to third reading

H.B. 1275A - out of block, advanced to third reading

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ADVANCED TO THIRD READING

Read third time

Block vote: passed (40-Y 0-N)

H.B. 99

H.B. 106S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 119

H.B. 160S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 1094

H.B. 1134

H.B. 1142A - committee amendment agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 1275A - committee amendments agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 29A - committee amendments agreed to, out of block, passed (39-Y 1-N)

H.B. 30A - committee amendments agreed to, out of block, passed (38-Y 2-N)

REGULAR CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON SECOND READING

Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)

H.B. 4 - passed by for day

H.B. 279A - read third time, committee amendment agreed to, engrossed, passed (39-Y 0-N 1-A), reconsideration of passage agreed to (40-Y 0-N), passed (38-Y 0-N 2-A)

H.B. 425A - passed by for day

H.B. 752 - passed by for day

H.B. 780 - read third time, passed (34-Y 6-N), reconsideration agreed to (38-Y 0-N), passed (28-Y 11-N)

H.B. 788 - passed by for day

H.B. 1141A - passed by for day

H.B. 1173 - read third time, passed (39-Y 0-N)

H.B. 1337A - passed by for day

H.B. 1456A - passed by for day

H.B. 1486 - passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR

HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION ON THIRD READING

H.J.R. 124 - read third time, Howell floor amendment withdrawn, Mims floor amendments rejected (17-Y 23-N), agreed to (24-Y 16-N)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

RESOLUTIONS REPORTED ON SECOND READING

Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N)

Block vote: passed by for day

H.J.R. 34A

H.J.R. 45

H.J.R. 62S

H.J.R. 125A

H.J.R. 126

H.J.R. 129

H.J.R. 148A

H.J.R. 157

H.J.R. 158

H.J.R. 159S

H.J.R. 161

H.J.R. 187S

H.J.R. 200S

H.J.R. 213S

H.J.R. 223S

H.J.R. 239

H.J.R. 242

H.J.R. 249

H.J.R. 253S

H.J.R. 282A

H.J.R. 301S

H.J.R. 302

H.J.R. 384S

REGULAR CALENDAR

RESOLUTIONS REPORTED ON SECOND READING

Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N)

Block vote: passed by for day

H.J.R. 168

H.J.R. 178

H.J.R. 283

H.J.R. 284

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION ON FIRST READING

S.J.R. 284 - read first time

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 2:50 p.m. to reconvene at 5:30 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 5:30 p.m.

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10301): reading waived (35-Y 0-N)

Senate bill with House amendment passed: SB 495

Senate bills with House substitutes passed: SB 48, 421

Senate bills with House amendments and substitutes placed on Calendar

SUPPLEMENTAL CALENDAR NO. 1

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - SENATE

S.B. 48 - House substitute concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 421 - House substitute concurred in (37-Y 1-N)

S.B. 495 - House amendment concurred in (38-Y 0-N)

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 5:55 p.m. to reconvene at 9:30 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 9:30 p.m.

BILLS REPORTED

From Courts of Justice: HB 202S, 215, 309A, 355A, 378A, 398, 424A, 447, 464, 490A, 533, 564S, 567, 671, 717, 725S, 813, 870, 948A, 949, 978, 1102, 1108, 1126A, 1128, 1150, 1160A, 1205A, 1303A, 1310, 1498, 1503, 1547

From General Laws: HB 596A, 811S, 861, 994, 1124, 1163, 1177A, 1231, 1342, 1343, 1428S

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN20301): reading waived (38-Y 1-N)

Senate bill with House amendment passed: SB 12

House bills with Senate amendments rejected: HB 29, 30

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN30301): reading waived (38-Y 1-N)

Senate bills with House amendments passed: SB 46, 178, 185

Senate bill with House substitute passed: SB 664

Senate bill with House substitute with amendments passed: SB 530

House bill with Senate amendment rejected: HB 279

Senate bills with House amendments, substitute, and substitute with amendments placed on Calendar

SUPPLEMENTAL CALENDAR NO. 2

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - HOUSE

H.B. 29 - Senate insisted on its amendments and requested committee of conference (39-Y 0-N), House informed

H.B. 30 - Senate insisted on its amendments and requested committee of conference (39-Y 0-N), House informed

H.B. 279 - Senate insisted on its amendment and requested committee of conference (39-Y 0-N), House informed

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - SENATE

S.B. 12 - House amendment concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 46 - House amendments rejected (0-Y 39-N), reconsideration agreed to (38-Y 0-N), concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 178 - House amendments concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 185 - House amendment concurred in (36-Y 0-N 3-A)

S.B. 530 - House substitute with amendments concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 664 - House substitute concurred in (38-Y 0-N)

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: House acceded to Senate request for committee of conference on HB 29, 30, 279

H.B. 29 - conferees appointed: Senators Chichester, Wampler, Stosch and Colgan

H.B. 30 - conferees appointed: Senators Chichester, Wampler, Stosch and Colgan

H.B. 279 - conferees appointed: Senators Trumbo, Norment and Howell

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN40301): reading waived (39-Y 0-N)

Senate bill with House substitute with amendments passed: SB 33

House insisted on its amendments and requested committee of conference: SB 240

House acceded to Senate request for committee of conference: HB 600

House acceded to Senate request for committee of conference: HJR 127

Senate bills with House substitute with amendments placed on Calendar

S.B. 33 - House substitute with amendments rejected (3-Y 35-N 1-A), reconsideration agreed to (36-Y 2-N 1-A), House substitute with amendments rejected (4-Y 34-N 1-A), House informed

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: House insisted on its substitute with amendments and requested committee of conference on SB 33

S.B. 33 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (38-Y 0-N 1-A); conferees appointed: Senators Stolle, Wampler and Houck

On motion of Senator Chichester, the Senate adjourned at 10:30 p.m. to convene Thursday, March 2 at 12 m.

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


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