John H. Hager, President of the Senate
Susan Clarke Schaar, Clerk of the Senate

SPECIAL SESSION I

Thursday, April 5, 2001

Called to order pursuant to HJR 1 at 2:36 p.m. by Lt. Governor John H. Hager

Prayer offered by Ms. Billie Davis, Centenary United Methodist Church, Richmond, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present

Motion of Senator Lambert dispensed with reading of Journal (38-Y 1-N)

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

Bills presented, ordered printed and referred; and joint resolution laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 1

Leave of absence granted: Senator Ticer

S.B. 2 offered by Senator Quayle (unanimous consent to introduce by voice vote)

S.B. 3 offered by Senator Lambert (unanimous consent to introduce by voice vote)

S.J.R. 2, 3 and 4 offered by Senator Puckett (unanimous consent to introduce by voice vote)

Bills presented, ordered printed and referred; and joint resolutions laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 1

On motion of Senator Stolle, the Senate recessed at 2:40 p.m. to reconvene at 3:00 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 3:00 p.m.

On motion of Senator Trumbo, the Senate recessed at 3:05 p.m. to reconvene at 3:15 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 3:15 p.m.

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: House agreed to HJR 3

H.J.R. 3 - Rules suspended, taken up for immediate consideration (38-Y 0-N), readings waived, agreed to (38-Y 1-N), House informed

S.R. 2 offered by Senator Stolle

Resolution presented, ordered printed and referred under Senate Rule 11(b)

S.R. 2A - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (39-Y 0-N), Stolle floor amendment agreed to (22-Y 16-N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

House informed that nominations have been made pursuant to HJR 3

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 4:00 p.m. to reconvene at 4:30 p.m.

Senate reconvened at 4:30 p.m.

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: Nominations have been made pursuant to HJR 3

ELECTION OF JUDGES

Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court Judges (31-Y 1-N)

Eighth Judicial District: Jay Edward Dugger

Thirteenth Judicial District: J. Stephen Buis

Nineteenth Judicial District: Kimberly Daniel

Reading of report waived (voice vote)

S.J.R. 5 offered by Senator Chichester (unanimous consent to introduce by voice vote)

Joint resolution laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 1

Byrne motion to recess until Wednesday, April 25 offered, Norment motion to recess until Tuesday, April 10 at 7:00 p.m. offered, pending question ordered (20-Y 14-N), motion to recess until Tuesday, April 10 at 7:00 p.m. agreed to (21-Y 15-N)

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 5:10 p.m. to reconvene Tuesday, April 10 at 7:00 p.m.


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