Timothy M. Kaine, President of the Senate
Susan Clarke Schaar, Clerk of the Senate
Tuesday, January 29, 2002

Called to order at 12 m. by Lt. Governor Timothy M. Kaine

Prayer offered by The Reverend Abraham I. Walton, Poplar Mount Baptist Church, Lawrenceville, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present

Motion of Senator Newman dispensed with reading of Journal (40-Y 0-N)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10128): reading waived (40-Y 0-N)

House bills passed: HB 22, 34, 40, 50, 62, 63, 65, 89, 91, 113, 114, 218, 237, 286, 301, 336, 357, 407, 444, 445, 486, 497, 501, 564, 598, 653, 692, 695, 761, 794, 870, 880, 919, 938, 939, 941, 1065, 1239

House joint resolution agreed to: HJR 160

House bills referred, and joint resolution laid on Clerk's Desk: see January 30 Senate Calendar

BILLS REPORTED

From Commerce and Labor: SB 45A, 127S, 156A, 436A, 556, 663S, 670S, 678A, 681A

From Finance: SB 31S, 63, 174A, 221S, 321, 337, 343S, 348, 351S, 375, 402S, 419S, 565A, 672S, 673S, 675, 685

BILLS REREFERRED PURSUANT TO RULE 20(j)

From Finance: SB 111 rereferred to Courts of Justice, 306 rereferred to Courts of Justice, 451 rereferred to Courts of Justice, 479

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: House agreed to HJR 305 (Election of a Justice of the Supreme Court of Virginia, Circuit Court Judges, General District Court Judges, Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court Judges, a Member of the State Corporation Commission, and a Member of the Virginia Workers’ Compensation Commission)

SJR offered by Senator Stolle

SB offered by Senator Stolle (unanimous consent to introduce by voice vote)

Bill presented, ordered printed and referred/joint resolution laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 4: see January 30 Senate Calendar

H.J.R. 305 - Rules suspended, taken up for immediate consideration (40-Y 0-N), readings waived, agreed to (40-Y 0-N), House informed

SJR offered by Senator Lucas

SJR offered by Senator Houck

SJR offered by Senator Puckett

SJR offered by Senator Blevins

Joint resolutions laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 4: see January 30 Senate Calendar

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 12:20 p.m. to reconvene at 1:15 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 1:15 p.m.

SJR offered by Senator Puckett

Joint resolution laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 4: see January 30 Senate Calendar

S.R. 10, 11 offered by Senator Wampler

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

CALENDAR

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON THIRD READING

Read third time

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

S.B. 71S

S.B. 92A

S.B. 134A

S.B. 160

S.B. 165

S.B. 172A

S.B. 206S

S.B. 208

S.B. 230

S.B. 279

S.B. 308

S.B. 334

S.B. 342

S.B. 362A

S.B. 373

S.B. 416S

S.B. 442A

S.B. 459

S.B. 467A

S.B. 477

S.B. 483

S.B. 494

S.B. 519S

S.B. 543

S.B. 559A

S.B. 646

S.B. 496SA - out of block, passed by for day

S.B. 580A - out of block, passed (38-Y 0-N 2-A)

S.B. 575A - out of block, passed (40-Y 0-N)

S.R. 6, 7, 8, and 9 offered by Senator Stolle

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

CALENDAR (continued)

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON THIRD READING

Read third time

S.B. 27 - previous question ordered (20-Y 18-N), reconsideration of previous question agreed to (39-Y 0-N), previous question not ordered (19-Y 20-N), passed (26-Y 12-N)

S.B. 17A - passed (39-Y 1-N)

S.B. 97A - passed (40-Y 0-N)

S.B. 228SA - passed (37-Y 3-N)

S.B. 236A - passed (33-Y 7-N)

S.B. 281 - failed to pass (19-Y 20-N)

Joint Order pursuant to HJR 305

S.R. 6 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (40-Y 0-N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

S.R. 7 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (40-Y 0-N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

S.R. 8 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (38-Y 0-N 1-A), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

S.R. 9 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (40-Y 0-N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

S.R. 10 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (40-Y 0-N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

S.R. 11 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (40-Y 0-N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

House informed that nominations have been made pursuant to HJR 305

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: Nominations have been made pursuant to HJR 305

ELECTION OF A JUSTICE OF THE SUPREME COURT OF VIRGINIA, CIRCUIT COURT JUDGES, GENERAL DISTRICT COURT JUDGES, JUVENILE AND DOMESTIC RELATIONS DISTRICT COURT JUDGES, A MEMBER OF THE STATE CORPORATION COMMISSION, AND A MEMBER OF THE VIRGINIA WORKERS’ COMPENSATION COMMISSION

Justice of Supreme Court of Virginia (40-Y 0-N)

Leroy R. Hassell, Sr.

Circuit Court Judges (40-Y 0-N)

Second Judicial Circuit: Alan E. Rosenblatt

Fourth Judicial Circuit: Charles E. Poston

Fifth Judicial Circuit: Westbrook J. Parker

Sixth Judicial Circuit: Robert G. O’Hara, Jr.

Eleventh Judicial Circuit: Thomas V. Warren

Thirteenth Judicial Circuit: Walter W. Stout, III

Sixteenth Judicial Circuit: John R. Cullen

Seventeenth Judicial Circuit: Paul F. Sheridan

Eighteenth Judicial Circuit: Alfred D. Swersky

Twenty-second Judicial Circuit: William N. Alexander, II

Twenty-seventh Judicial Circuit: Colin R. Gibb

Twenty-seventh Judicial Circuit: Ray W. Grubbs

General District Court Judges (40-Y 0-N)

First Judicial District: Colon H. Whitehurst

Second Judicial District: Thomas M. Ammons, III

Fifth Judicial District: G. Blair Harry

Seventh Judicial District: Joan T. Morris

Seventh Judicial District: David F. Pugh

Eighth Judicial District: Bonnie L. Jones

Eighth Judicial District: C. Edward Knight, III

Eighth Judicial District: Albert W. Patrick, III

Ninth Judicial District: Merlin M. Renne

Twelfth Judicial District: Robert D. Laney

Fifteenth Judicial District: Robert P. Beaver

Fifteenth Judicial District: H. Harrison Braxton, Jr.

Sixteenth Judicial District: William G. Barkley

Sixteenth Judicial District: William A. Talley, Jr.

Nineteenth Judicial District: Lorraine Nordlund

Nineteenth Judicial District: Ian M. O’Flaherty

Twenty-first Judicial District: J. Frank Greenwalt, Jr.

Twenty-third Judicial District: Julian H. Raney, Jr.

Thirty-first Judicial District: Wenda K. Travers

General District Court Judge: (39-Y 0-N 1-A)

Twentieth Judicial District: Dean S. Worcester

Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court Judges (40-Y 0-N)

Tenth Judicial District: William S. Kerr

Twelfth Judicial District: Jerry Hendrick, Jr.

Thirteenth Judicial District: Angela E. Roberts

Twenty-first Judicial District: Junius P. Warren

Thirty-first Judicial District: Janice J. Brice

Member of the State Corporation Commission (40-Y 0-N)

Theodore V. Morrison, Jr.

Member of the Virginia Workers’ Compensation Commission (40-Y 0-N)

Lawrence D. Tarr

CALENDAR (continued)

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON THIRD READING

Read third time

S.B. 405 - passed (40-Y 0-N), reconsideration of passage agreed to (40-Y 0-N), passed (39-Y 1-N)

S.B. 571A - passed (30-Y 8-N)

S.B. 638S - passed (27-Y 12-N)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON SECOND READING

Read second time

Block vote: engrossed

S.B. 162A - committee amendments agreed to

S.B. 382A - committee amendments agreed to

S.B. 395

S.B. 504S - committee substitute agreed to

S.B. 569

S.B. 587

S.B. 620A - committee amendments agreed to

S.B. 655

S.B. 656

S.B. 255 -out of block, passed by for day

S.B. 465 - out of block, passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON SECOND READING

Read second time

S.B. 40 - passed by for day

S.B. 62S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed

S.B. 77A - committee amendments agreed to, engrossed

S.B. 226A - committee amendment agreed to, engrossed

S.B. 358S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed

S.B. 393S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed

S.B. 447SA - committee substitute agreed to, Williams floor amendment agreed to, engrossed

Joint Order pursuant to HJR 305

Reading of report waived (40-Y 0-N)

CALENDAR (continued)

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON SECOND READING

Read second time

S.B. 640 - engrossed

S.B. 658A - committee amendments agreed to, engrossed

S.B. 661 - engrossed

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON FIRST READING

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

Block vote: passed by for day

S.B. 82A

S.B. 341S

S.B. 577A

S.B. 581

S.B. 677S

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE BILL ON FIRST READING

S.B. 301S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

On motion of Senator Chichester, the Senate adjourned at 3:10 p.m. to convene January 30 at 12 m. Pursuant to Rule 21(d)ii, the Clerk was ordered to receive committee reports.

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


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