John H. Hager, President of the Senate
Susan Clarke Schaar, Clerk of the Senate
Tuesday, March 7, 2000

Called to order at 10:00 a.m. by Lt. Governor John H. Hager

Prayer offered by The Reverend Nicholas G. Bacalis, St. Constantine & Helen Greek Orthodox Cathedral, Richmond, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present

Motion of Senator Colgan dispensed with reading of Journal (37-Y 0-N)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN20303): reading waived (37-Y 0-N)

House insisted on its substitutes and requested committees of conference: SB 66, 150

House insisted on its substitute with amendments and requested committee of conference:

SB 438

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10306): reading waived (37-Y 0-N)

Senate bills with House amendments passed: SB 285, 293, 579, 592, 708, 751

Senate bills with House substitutes passed: SB 25, 209, 337, 581, 628, 679, 739

Senate bill with House substitute with amendment passed: SB 596

House insisted on its substitute and requested committee of conference: SB 137

House bill with Senate substitute rejected: HB 1184

House acceded to Senate request for committee of conference: HB 386

House bill with conference report concurred in: HB 603

House joint resolutions agreed to: HJR 450, 451, 452, 453

House joint resolution with Senate amendment rejected: HJR 34

House joint resolutions with Senate substitutes rejected: HJR 187, 213, 223

Senate bills passed: SB 161, 239, 362, 506, 672, 683, 689

House bills with Senate amendments concurred in: HB 397, 418, 425, 699, 719, 737, 925, 1305, 1338

House bills with Senate substitutes concurred in: HB 738, 782, 1136

House bill with Senate substitute with amendment concurred in: HB 391

Senate joint resolutions agreed to: SJR 195, 285, 286, 287, 288, 289, 290, 291, 292

House joint resolutions with Senate amendments concurred in: HJR 125, 148, 282

House joint resolutions with Senate substitutes concurred in: HJR 62, 159, 200, 301, 384

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

House joint resolutions laid on Clerk's Desk: see March 8 Senate Calendar

CALENDAR

BILL IN CONFERENCE

H.B. 530 - conference report concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

H.B. 600 - conference report concurred in (40-Y 0-N)

H.B. 1192 - conference report concurred in (38-Y 0-N)

S.B. 240 - stricken from Calendar (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 243 - conference report concurred in (38-Y 0-N)

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - HOUSE

H.B. 1537 - passed by for day

H.B. 419 - Senate insisted on its amendment and requested committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

H.B. 1271 - Senate insisted on its amendments and requested committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - SENATE

S.B. 688 - passed by for day

S.B. 63 - House amendment 1 rejected (1-Y 37-N 1-A), House amendments 2 - 4 concurred in (38-Y 0-N 1-A)

S.B. 162 - House amendments concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 170 - House amendments concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 199 - House amendments rejected (2-Y 37-N)

S.B. 261 - House amendment concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 278 - House substitute concurred in (38-Y 0-N), reconsideration agreed to (40-Y 0-N), concurred in (40-Y 0-N)

S.B. 329 - House amendments concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 411 - House amendments concurred in (32-Y 6-N)

S.B. 414 - House amendments concurred in (35-Y 4-N), reconsideration agreed to (39-Y 0-N), concurred in (34-Y 5-N)

S.B. 440 - House amendment concurred in (33-Y 5-N)

S.B. 481 - House amendment concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 578 - House amendments concurred in (37-Y 2-N)

S.B. 587 - House amendments concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 643 - House amendments concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 652 - House substitute concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 663 - House amendments concurred in (38-Y 0-N)

S.B. 691 - House amendments rejected (19-Y 20-N, Chair voted nay)

S.B. 706 - House amendments concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 737 - House substitute concurred in (38-Y 0-N)

S.B. 755 - House amendments concurred in (38-Y 0-N)

S.B. 295 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (38-Y 0-N)

S.B. 486 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (38-Y 0-N)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON THIRD READING

Read third time

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

H.B. 135S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 596A - Mims floor amendment agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 28SA - Mims floor amendments agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 818SA - committee substitute agreed to, Couric floor amendments agreed to, Newman floor amendments withdrawn, engrossed

H.B. 1087A - committee amendments agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 1525A - Houck floor amendments agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 373A - committee amendments agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 437A - committee amendments agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 473

H.B. 509

H.B. 588

H.B. 635

H.B. 650S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 705A - committee amendments agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 735A - committee amendments agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 744A - committee amendment agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 909A - committee amendments agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 927A - committee amendment agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 975

H.B. 1020A - committee amendment agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 1049

H.B. 1080S - Rehabilitation and Social Services amendments rejected, Courts of Justice substitute agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 1101A - committee amendment agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 1123A - committee amendments agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 1178A - committee amendments agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 1196

H.B. 1206

H.B. 1212S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 1213A - committee amendments agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 1438

H.B. 1492S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 1517

H.B. 1524A - committee amendments agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 1533A - committee amendments agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 1548

H.B. 398S - Norment floor substitute agreed to, engrossed, out of block, passed (36-Y 1-N 1-A)

H.B. 491A - out of block, passed by for day, reconsideration agreed to (40-Y 0-N), committee amendments agreed to, engrossed, passed (39-Y 1-N)

H.B. 1054 - out of block, passed by for day

H.B. 1311S - out of block, passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON THIRD READING

H.B. 1141A - read third time, Forbes floor amendments agreed to, engrossed, passed

(27-Y 12-N)

H.B. 1337A - read third time, reconsideration of rejection of committee amendments of 3/6/00 agreed to (40-Y 0-N), committee amendments agreed to, Norment floor amendments agreed to, Whipple floor amendments agreed to, engrossed, passed (40-Y 0-N)

H.B. 566A - read third time, Chichester floor amendment agreed to, engrossed, passed (38-Y 2-N)

H.B. 1238 - read third time, Forbes floor amendments offered, passed by for day

H.B. 20 - read third time, passed (38-Y 0-N 2-A), reconsideration agreed to (38-Y 0-N 2-A), passed (36-Y 1-N 3-A)

H.B. 141S - passed by for day

H.B. 245 - read third time, passed (25-Y 13-N)

H.B. 280S - read third time, committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, passed (40-Y 0-N)

H.B. 383S - passed by for day

H.B. 785S - read third time, committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, passed (25-Y 14-N), reconsideration of passage agreed to (39-Y 0-N), passed (25-Y 15-N)

H.B. 849 - read third time, passed (30-Y 10-N)

H.B. 905 - read third time, passed (32-Y 8-N)

H.B. 1019 - passed by for day

H.B. 1159A - read third time, committee amendment agreed to, engrossed, passed (39-Y 0-N)

H.B. 1198 - read third time, passed (39-Y 0-N), reconsideration agreed to (38-Y 0-N), passed (38-Y 1-N 1-A)

H.B. 1203SA - read third time, committee substitute agreed to, Newman floor amendment 1 agreed to, Williams floor amendment agreed to, Newman floor amendment 2 agreed to, Newman floor amendment 3 withdrawn, Newman floor amendment 4 agreed to, engrossed, pending question ordered (28-Y 11-N), passed (22-Y 18-N), reconsideration of passage agreed to (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

H.B. 1229A - read third time, committee amendments agreed to, engrossed, passed (34-Y 4-N)

H.B. 1270S - read third time, committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, passed (38-Y 0-N)

H.B. 1397SA - read third time, committee substitute agreed to, Mims floor amendments agreed to, engrossed, passed (37-Y 0-N)

H.B. 1437S - read third time, committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, passed (38-Y 0-N 1-A)

H.B. 1541S - read third time, committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, passed (32-Y 7-N)

H.B. 1546S - read third time, committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, passed (26-Y 13-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. 494A

H.B. 660

H.B. 762S

H.B. 923A

H.B. 1236A

H.B. 1443S

REGULAR CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON SECOND READING

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

Block vote: passed by for day

H.B. 642S

H.B. 1125S

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON FIRST READING

Read first time

S.B. 779 - Rules suspended, second constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed (39-Y 1-N), reconsideration agreed to (39-Y 0-N), passed (40-Y 0-N)

S.B. 780A - Rules suspended, second constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), Williams floor amendment agreed to, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N), passed (37-Y 0-N 2-A)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION ON THIRD READING

H.J.R. 253A - read third time, committee substitute rejected, Mims floor amendments agreed to, engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTIONS ON SECOND READING

Rules suspended, reading waived (39-Y 0-N)

Block vote: passed by for day

H.J.R. 35

H.J.R. 64S

H.J.R. 65

H.J.R. 149

H.J.R. 154A

H.J.R. 162

H.J.R. 202

H.J.R. 212

H.J.R. 228

H.J.R. 231A

H.J.R. 285

H.J.R. 291

H.J.R. 297

H.J.R. 300

H.J.R. 310

H.J.R. 315S

REGULAR CALENDAR

HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTIONS ON SECOND READING

Rules suspended, reading waived (39-Y 0-N)

Block vote: passed by for day

H.J.R. 47

H.J.R. 71

H.J.R. 167A

H.J.R. 247A

H.J.R. 298S

S.R. 13 offered by Senator Trumbo

Resolution laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 6: see March 8 Senate Calendar

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 2:21 p.m. to reconvene at 2:28 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 2:28 p.m.

CONFEREES APPOINTED

H.B. 386 - Senators Norment, Mims and Puller

S.B. 295 - Senators Houck, Byrne and Potts

S.B. 486 - Senators Newman, Martin and Saslaw

On motion of Senator Chichester, the Senate adjourned at 2:30 p.m. to convene Wednesday, March 8 at 10:00 a.m.

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


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