John H. Hager, President of the Senate
Susan Clarke Schaar, Clerk of the Senate
SPECIAL SESSION I
Tuesday, July 10, 2001

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

Prayer offered by The Reverend W. Henry Maxwell, Ivy Baptist Church, Newport News, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present

Motion of Senator Wampler dispensed with reading of Journal (36-Y 0-N)

BILLS AND RESOLUTION REPORTED

From Education and Health: SB 10A

From Privileges and Election: SB 9S; SJR 15

Leaves of absence granted: Senators Bolling, Puckett, and Saslaw

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

S.R. 4 - offered by Senator K.G. Miller

Resolution presented, ordered printed and referred under Senate Rules 11(b) and (26)g

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: House agreed to HJR 46 (Election of Attorney General of Virginia)

H.J.R. 46 - Rules suspended, taken up for immediate consideration (36-Y 0-N), readings waived, agreed to (35-Y 0-N), House informed

Joint Order pursuant to HJR 46

S.R. 4 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (34-Y 0-N 1-A), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

House informed that nominations have been made pursuant to HJR 46

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: Nominations have been made pursuant to HJR 46

ELECTION OF ATTORNEY GENERAL OF VIRGINIA

Attorney General of Virginia (32-Y 0-N 1-A)

Randolph A. Beales

Reading of report waived (36-Y 0-N)

CALENDAR

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILL ON FIRST READING

S.B. 10A - read first time, Rules suspended, second constitutional reading dispensed (36-Y 0-N), committee amendments agreed to, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (35-Y 0-N), passed (35-Y 0-N)

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 12:55 p.m. to reconvene at 1:40 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 1:40 p.m.

CALENDAR (continued)

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE BILL ON FIRST READING

S.B. 9S - read first time, Rules suspended, second constitutional reading dispensed (34-Y 0-N), committee substitute agreed to (19-Y 15-N), engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (36-Y 0-N), passed (20-Y 15-N), reconsideration of passage agreed to (36-Y 0-N), passed (20-Y 16-N)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION ON FIRST READING

S.J.R. 15 - read first time, Rules suspended, second reading waived (36-Y 0-N), engrossed, third reading waived (36-Y 0-N), agreed to (36-Y 0-N)

MEMORIAL RESOLUTIONS

Taken up

Block vote: agreed to

S.J.R. 40

S.J.R. 42

COMMENDING RESOLUTIONS

Taken up

Block vote: agreed to (voice vote)

S.J.R. 39

S.J.R. 41

S.J.R. 43

S.J.R. 38 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, first reading waived, taken up for immediate consideration (35-Y 0-N), read second time, engrossed, Rules suspended, third reading waived (35-Y 0-N), agreed to (voice vote)

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 2:50 p.m. to reconvene at 4:30 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 4:30 p.m.

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10710): reading waived (34-Y 0-N)

House joint resolutions agreed to: HJR 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 47, 48, 49, 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56, 57, 58, 59, 60, 61, 62, 63, 64, 65

Senate joint resolutions agreed to: SJR 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN20710): reading waived (34-Y 0-N)

House bills passed: HB 17, 18, 21, 22

House bills referred, and joint resolutions laid on Clerk's Desk

BILLS REPORTED

From General Laws: HB 22

From Privileges and Elections: HB 17A, 18A

H.B. 17A - read second time, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed, taken up for immediate consideration (34-Y 0-N), committee amendment agreed to, engrossed, passed (30-Y 3-N)

H.B. 18A - read second time, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed, taken up for immediate consideration (34-Y 0-N), committee amendment agreed to, engrossed, passed (19-Y 15-N)

H.B. 21 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, second constitutional reading dispensed, taken up for immediate consideration (34-Y 0-N), read third time, passed (34-Y 0-N)

H.B. 22 - read second time, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed, taken up for immediate consideration (34-Y 0-N), passed (32-Y 2-N)

MEMORIAL RESOLUTIONS

Taken up

Block vote: agreed to

H.J.R. 44

H.J.R. 45

H.J.R. 48

H.J.R. 51

H.J.R. 54

H.J.R. 55

H.J.R. 57

H.J.R. 58

H.J.R. 60

H.J.R. 65

COMMENDING RESOLUTIONS

Taken up

Block vote: agreed to (voice vote)

H.J.R. 40

H.J.R. 41

H.J.R. 42

H.J.R. 43

H.J.R. 47

H.J.R. 49

H.J.R. 50

H.J.R. 52

H.J.R. 53

H.J.R. 56

H.J.R. 59

H.J.R. 61

H.J.R. 62

H.J.R. 63

H.J.R. 64

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN30710): reading waived (33-Y 0-N)

Senate bill with House amendment passed: SB 10

Senate joint resolution with House amendments agreed to: SJR 38

House joint resolutions agreed to: HJR 66, 67

Senate bill passed: SB 9

Senate joint resolutions agreed to: SJR 15, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43

Senate bill and joint resolution with House amendments placed of Calendar

House joint resolutions laid on Clerk's Desk

S.B. 10 - House amendment concurred (34-Y 0-N)

S.J.R. 38 - House amendments concurred in (voice vote)

MEMORIAL RESOLUTION

H.J.R. 66 - taken up, agreed to (voice vote)

COMMENDING RESOLUTION

H.J.R. 67 - taken up, agreed to (voice vote)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN40710)

House bills with Senate amendments concurred in: HB 17, 18

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 5:17 p.m. until called by the chairman of Senate Rules


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