John H. Hager, President of the Senate

Susan Clarke Schaar, Clerk of the Senate

Thursday, March 9, 2000

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

Prayer offered by The Reverend Jim Wolfcale, Atlantic Shores Baptist Church, Virginia Beach, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present

Motion of Senator Lambert dispensed with reading of Journal (39-Y 1-N)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10308): reading waived (40-Y 0-N)

Senate bills with House amendments passed: SB 26, 196, 262, 275, 338, 445, 484, 525, 583, 645

Senate bills with House substitutes passed: SB 332, 369, 453, 545, 653, 721, 722, 725

Senate bill with House substitute with amendment passed: SB 774

Senate bill with House substitute with amendments passed: SB 149

House insisted on its amendments and requested committee of conference: SB 63

House bill passed: HB 1550

House bills with Senate amendments rejected: HB 682, 1144, 1177

House bills with Senate substitutes rejected: HB 402, 608, 810, 1391

House acceded to Senate request for committees of conference: HB 419, 1271

House bill with conference report concurred in: HB 37

House bill amended in accordance with recommendation of Governor: HB 1162

Senate joint resolutions with House amendments agreed to: SJR 39, 72, 134, 177, 218, 237, 242, 244

Senate joint resolutions with House substitutes agreed to: SJR 75, 76, 80, 140, 157, 173, 175, 178

Senate joint resolution with House substitute with amendment agreed to: SJR 243

House joint resolutions agreed to: HJR 426, 427, 429, 430, 461, 462, 463, 464, 465

Senate bills passed: SB 20, 28, 35, 36, 51, 76, 193, 194, 368, 420, 459, 595, 612, 631, 682, 699, 752

Senate bill amended in accordance with recommendation of Governor: SB 177

House bills with Senate amendments concurred in: HB 542, 872, 982, 1304, 1356, 1367

House bills with Senate substitutes concurred in: HB 495, 564, 613, 692, 1010, 1321, 1471, 1484, 1489, 1528

Senate joint resolutions agreed to: SJR 37, 55, 78, 79, 97, 98, 109, 124, 127, 129, 150, 153, 154, 162, 192, 193, 194, 196, 199, 208, 222, 223, 233, 236, 248, 249, 250, 253, 258, 284

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN20308): reading waived (40-Y 0-N)

House insisted on its amendments and requested committees of conference: SB 199, 691

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

House bill and joint resolutions referred

Rules suspended, privilege of the floor given to distinguished guests (36-Y 0-N)

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

Rules suspended, privilege of the floor given to distinguished guests (33-Y 0-N)

Rules suspended, privilege of the floor given to distinguished guests (38-Y 0-N)

S.J.R. 300 offered by Senator Puckett

S.J.R. 301 offered by Senator Marsh

S.J.R. 302 offered by Senator Lambert

Joint resolutions laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 6: see March 10 Senate Calendar

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 10:45 a.m. to reconvene at 11:50 a.m.

The Senate reconvened at 11:50 a.m.

CALENDAR

BILLS IN CONFERENCE

H.B. 37 - conference report concurred in (40-Y 0-N)

H.B. 614 - conference report concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

H.B. 867 - conference report concurred in (36-Y 3-N)

H.B. 1240 - conference report concurred in (40-Y 0-N)

H.B. 1295 - conference report concurred in (40-Y 0-N)

S.B. 295 - conference report concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 406 - conference report concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - HOUSE

H.B. 1537 - passed by for day, reconsideration agreed to (39-Y 0-N), Senate insisted on its amendment and requested committee of conference (40-Y 0-N)

H.B. 378 - Senate insisted on its amendments and requested committee of conference (40-Y 0-N)

H.B. 1494 - Senate insisted on its amendments and requested committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - SENATE

S.B. 688 - House substitute rejected (0-Y 40-N)

S.B. 751 - House amendments concurred in (27-Y 13-N)

S.B. 113 - House substitute concurred in (40-Y 0-N)

S.B. 143 - House amendments concurred in (38-Y 0-N)

S.B. 153 - House substitute concurred in (34-Y 4-N)

S.B. 176 - House substitute concurred in (38-Y 0-N)

S.B. 197 - House amendments concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 232 - House substitute rejected (4-Y 34-N)

S.B. 318 - House substitute concurred in (40-Y 0-N)

S.B. 331 - House amendment concurred in (40-Y 0-N)

S.B. 344 - House substitute rejected (3-Y 37-N)

S.B. 348 - House substitute concurred in (40-Y 0-N)

S.B. 361 - House amendment concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 366 - House amendments concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 385 - House amendment 1 rejected (1-Y 38-N), amendments 2 and 3 concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 461 - House amendments concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 524 - House amendments concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 548 - House substitute with amendment concurred in (33-Y 6-N), reconsideration agreed to (39-Y 0-N), concurred in (30-Y 10-N)

S.B. 549 - House substitute rejected (2-Y 38-N)

S.B. 550 - House substitute with amendment concurred in (40-Y 0-N)

S.B. 552 - House substitute concurred in (40-Y 0-N)

S.B. 709 - House substitute concurred in (39-Y 1-N)

S.B. 732 - House amendments concurred in (40-Y 0-N)

S.B. 259 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (40-Y 0-N)

S.B. 651 - stricken from Calendar (39-Y 1-N)

CONFEREES APPOINTED

S.B. 66 - Senators Mims, Stolle and Reynolds

S.B. 137 - Senators K.G. Miller, Trumbo and Howell

S.B. 150 - Senators Stolle, Mims and Reynolds

S.B. 438 - Senators Quayle, Bolling and Potts

S.B. 486 - Senators Houck, Newman and Martin (correction)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON THIRD READING

Read third time

H.B. 1054 - recommitted to Finance and continued to 2001 Session pursuant to Senate Rule 20(f)

H.B. 1311S - committee substitute agreed to (23-Y 15-N), recommitted to Courts of Justice and continued to 2001 Session pursuant to Senate Rule 20(f)

H.B. 1443S - recommitted to Commerce and Labor and continued to 2001 Session pursuant to Senate Rule 20(f) (21-Y 19-N)

REGULAR CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON THIRD READING

Read third time

H.B. 141SA - Norment floor amendments agreed to, engrossed, passed (32-Y 5-N), reconsideration of passage agreed to (40-Y 0-N), passed (32-Y 7-N)

H.B. 1019 - Houck floor amendments rejected (19-Y 20-N), passed (26-Y 13-N)

H.B. 642SA - committee substitute agreed to, Williams floor amendment agreed to, engrossed, passed (39-Y 1-N)

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION ON THIRD READING

H.J.R. 167A - read third time, rejected (15-Y 23-N 1-A), reconsideration agreed to (39-Y 0-N 1-A), rejected (13-Y 25-N 1-A)

MEMORIAL RESOLUTIONS

Taken up

Block vote: agreed to

H.J.R. 447

H.J.R. 448

H.J.R. 449

H.J.R. 451

H.J.R. 454

H.J.R. 455

H.J.R. 456

H.J.R. 457

S.J.R. 293

S.J.R. 294

S.J.R. 296

S.J.R. 297

H.J.R. 450 - out of block, agreed to

S.J.R. 295 - out of block, agreed to

COMMENDING RESOLUTIONS

Taken up

Block vote: agreed to (voice vote)

H.J.R. 444

H.J.R. 445

H.J.R. 446

H.J.R. 452

H.J.R. 453

H.J.R. 458

H.J.R. 459

H.J.R. 460

S.J.R. 298

S.J.R. 299

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 2:35 p.m. to reconvene at 3:05 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 3:05 p.m.

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10309): reading waived (38-Y 0-N)

Senate bill with House amendments passed: SB 264

Senate bill with House substitute passed: SB 674

House bill passed: HB 1551

House acceded to Senate request for committee of conference: HB 1184

House acceded to Senate request for committees of conference: HJR 34, 187, 213, 223

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN20309): reading waived (38-Y 0-N)

House bills with Senate amendments rejected: HB 735, 1101, 1178, 1533

House bills with Senate substitutes rejected: HB 785, 1492

House bill with Senate substitute with amendments rejected: HB 1397

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN30309): reading waived (38-Y 0-N)

Senate bill with House amendments passed: SB 603

House insisted on its amendment and requested committee of conference: SB 385

House insisted on its substitutes and requested committees of conference: SB 232, 344, 549, 688

Senate bills with conference reports concurred in: SB 295, 406

House bills with conference reports concurred in: HB 614, 867, 1240, 1295

Senate joint resolution with House amendment agreed to: SJR 239

Senate joint resolutions with House substitute agreed to: SJR 121, 166

House joint resolutions agreed to: HJR 466, 467

House joint resolution with Senate substitute rejected: HJR 298

Senate bills and joint resolutions with House amendments placed on Calendar

House joint resolutions laid on Clerk's Desk: see March 10 Senate Calendar

House bill referred

SUPPLEMENTAL CALENDAR NO. 1

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - HOUSE

H.B. 402 - Senate insisted on its substitute and requested committee of conference (40-Y 0-N)

H.B. 608 - Senate insisted on its substitute and requested committee of conference (40-Y 0-N)

H.B. 682 - Senate insisted on its amendment and requested committee of conference (24-Y 16-N)

H.B. 810 - Senate insisted on its substitute and requested committee of conference (37-Y 0-N)

H.B. 1144 - Senate insisted on its amendments and requested committee of conference (37-Y 1-N)

H.B. 1177 - Senate receded from its amendments (38-Y 0-N)

H.B. 1391 - Senate insisted on its substitute and requested committee of conference (36-Y 0-N)

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - SENATE

S.B. 26 - House amendments concurred in (37-Y 0-N)

S.B. 149 - House substitute with amendments concurred in (38-Y 0-N)

S.B. 196 - House amendment concurred in (38-Y 0-N)

S.B. 262 - House amendments rejected (1-Y 37-N)

S.B. 275 - House amendment concurred in (38-Y 0-N)

S.B. 332 - House substitute concurred in (38-Y 0-N)

S.B. 338 - House amendments concurred in (36-Y 0-N)

S.B. 369 - House substitute concurred in (38-Y 0-N)

S.B. 445 - House amendments concurred in (37-Y 0-N)

S.B. 453 - House substitute rejected (2-Y 34-N 1-A)

S.B. 484 - House amendment concurred in (37-Y 0-N)

S.B. 525 - House amendments concurred in (37-Y 0-N)

S.B. 545 - House substitute concurred in (38-Y 0-N)

S.B. 583 - House amendment concurred in (38-Y 0-N)

S.B. 645 - House amendments concurred in (37-Y 0-N)

S.B. 653 - House substitute concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 721 - House substitute concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 722 - House substitute concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 725 - House substitute concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 774 - stricken from Calendar (33-Y 5-N)

S.B. 63 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (37-Y 0-N 1-A)

S.J.R. 39 - House amendments concurred in (voice vote)

S.J.R. 72 - House amendments concurred in (voice vote)

S.J.R. 75 - House substitute concurred in (voice vote)

S.J.R. 76 - House substitute concurred in (voice vote)

S.J.R. 80 - House substitute concurred in (voice vote)

S.J.R. 134 - House amendments concurred in (voice vote)

S.J.R. 140 - House substitute concurred in (voice vote)

S.J.R. 157 - House substitute concurred in (voice vote)

S.J.R. 173 - House substitute concurred in (voice vote)

S.J.R. 175 - House substitute concurred in (voice vote)

S.J.R. 177 - House amendments concurred in (voice vote)

S.J.R. 178 - House substitute concurred in (voice vote)

S.J.R. 218 - House amendments concurred in (voice vote)

S.J.R. 237 - House amendments rejected (voice vote), reconsideration agreed to (38-Y 1-N), concurred in (voice vote)

S.J.R. 242 - House amendments concurred in (voice vote)

S.J.R. 243 - House substitute with amendment concurred in (voice vote)

S.J.R. 244 - House amendments concurred in (voice vote)

SUPPLEMENTAL CALENDAR NO. 2

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - HOUSE

H.B. 735 - Senate insisted on its amendments and requested committee of conference (35-Y 1-N)

H.B. 785 - Senate insisted on its substitute and requested committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

H.B. 1101 - Senate insisted on its amendment and requested committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

H.B. 1178 - Senate insisted on its amendments and requested committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

H.B. 1397 - Senate insisted on its substitute with amendments and requested committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

H.B. 1492 - Senate insisted on its substitute and requested committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

H.B. 1533 - Senate insisted on its amendments and requested committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - SENATE

S.B. 264 - House amendment concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 674 - House substitute rejected (5-Y 34-N)

CONFEREES APPOINTED

H.J.R. 34 - Senators: Trumbo, Marye and K.G. Miller

H.J.R. 187 - Senators: Norment, Saslaw and Williams

H.J.R. 213 - Senators: Colgan, Stosch and Quayle

H.J.R. 223 - Senators: Barry, Hawkins and Williams

S.B. 63 - Senators: Marye, Norment and Colgan

S.B. 259 - Senators: Barry, Schrock and Couric

H.B. 1184 - Senators: Forbes, Trumbo and Reynolds

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 4:30 p.m. to reconvene at 6:15 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 6:15 p.m.

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN40309): reading waived (34-Y 1-N)

House insisted on its amendments and requested committee of conference: SB 262

House insisted on its substitutes and requested committees of conference: SB 453, 674

Senate bill with conference report concurred in: SB 419

House bill passed: HB 1552

House bill with Senate substitute with amendment rejected: HB 642

House acceded to Senate request for committees of conference: HB 402, 608, 682, 735, 785, 810, 1101, 1144, 1178, 1391, 1397, 1492, 1533

House bill referred

SUPPLEMENTAL CALENDAR NO. 3

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - HOUSE

H.J.R. 298 - Senate insisted on its substitute and requested committee of conference (voice vote), reconsideration agreed to (37-Y 0-N), Senate receded from its substitute (voice vote)

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - SENATE

S.B. 603 - House amendments rejected (2-Y 30-N)

S.J.R. 121 - passed by for day

S.J.R. 166 - House substitute with amendments rejected (voice vote)

S.J.R. 239 - House substitute with amendment concurred in (voice vote)

S.B. 199 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (34-Y 0-N)

S.B. 232 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (35-Y 0-N)

S.B. 344 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (33-Y 0-N)

S.B. 385 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (37-Y 0-N)

S.B. 549 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (37-Y 0-N)

S.B. 688 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (37-Y 0-N)

S.B. 691 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (37-Y 0-N)

BILL REPORTED

From Courts of Justice: HB 1550

CONFEREES APPOINTED

H.B. 419 - Senators Watkins, Whipple and Bolling

H.B. 1271 - Senators Watkins, Barry and Edwards

S.B. 199 - Senators Reynolds, Puckett and Quayle

S.B. 688 - Senators Schrock, Stolle and Forbes

S.B. 691 - Senators Hanger, Schrock and Lucas

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 6:50 p.m. to reconvene at 9:35 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 9:35 p.m.

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN50309): reading waived (37-Y 0-N)

House acceded to Senate request for committees of conference: HB 378, 1494, 1537

SUPPLEMENTAL CALENDAR NO. 4

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - HOUSE

H.B. 642 - Senate insisted on its substitute with amendment and requested committee of conference (38-Y 0-N), House informed

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - SENATE

S.B. 262 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (37-Y 0-N), House informed

S.B. 453 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (36-Y 0-N 1-A), House informed

S.B. 674 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (37-Y 0-N), House informed

REGULAR CALENDAR

HOUSE BILL ON SECOND READING

H.B. 1550 - motion to suspend the Rules and dispense constitutional reading rejected (14-Y 20-N)

MESSAGES FROM HOUSE

House insisted on its amendments and requested committee of conference on SB 603

House insisted on its substitute with amendments and requested committee of conference on SJR 166

House acceded to Senate request for committee of conference on HB 642

S.B. 603 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (37-Y 0-N), House informed

S.J.R. 166 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (voice vote), House informed

CONFEREES APPOINTED

H.B. 378 - Senators Stolle, Howell and Rerras

H.B. 402 - Senators Hawkins, Wampler and Marye

H.B. 608 - Senators Stolle, Wampler and Houck

H.B. 642 - Senators Newman, Whipple and Watkins

H.B. 682 - Senators Martin, Bolling and Forbes

H.B. 735 - Senators Norment, Quayle and Edwards

H.B. 785 - Senators Barry, Y.B. Miller and Lambert

H.B. 810 - Senators Lucas, Potts and Stolle

H.B. 1101 - Senators Norment, Rerras and Lucas

H.B. 1144 - Senators Quayle, Norment and Stosch

H.B. 1178 - Senators Quayle, Trumbo and Marsh

H.B. 1391 - Senators Martin, Quayle and Houck

H.B. 1397 - Senators Forbes, Rerras and Puller

H.B. 1492 - Senators Stolle, Williams and Saslaw

H.B. 1494 - Senators Quayle, Hawkins and Howell

H.B. 1533 - Senators Williams, Reynolds and Rerras

H.B. 1537 - Senators Schrock, Stolle and Forbes

S.B. 232 - Senators Bolling, Newman and Couric

S.B. 262 - Senators Norment, Williams and Barry

S.B. 344 - Senators Mims, Stolle and Reynolds

S.B. 385 - Senators Norment, Quayle and Martin

S.B. 453 - Senators Marye, Norment and Colgan

S.B. 549 - Senators Bolling, Newman and Couric

S.B. 603 - Senators Forbes, Martin and Puckett

S.B. 674 - Senators Hanger, Reynolds and Watkins

S.J.R. 166 - Senators Quayle, Hanger and Rerras

On motion of Senator Chichester, the Senate adjourned at 9:50 p.m. to convene Friday, March 10 at 9:00 a.m.

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


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