Virginia House of Delegates
2003 Regular Session
THE MINI JOURNAL
William J. Howell, Speaker
Bruce F. Jamerson, Clerk
Wednesday, February 19, 2003

Called to order at 10:00 a.m. by William J. Howell, Speaker

Mace placed on Speaker's table by Sergeant at Arms

Prayer offered by The Reverend Craig B. Potter, Pastor, Southern Episcopal Church, Fishersville

Delegate Griffith led the House in the Pledge of Allegiance and the Salute to the Flag of the Commonwealth of Virginia

Attendance roll call - Quorum present

Leave of Absence granted: Delegate Crittenden

Journal for Tuesday, February 18, 2003, approved bythe Speaker

Senate communication received

House bills passed with Senate amendments: HBs 1398, 1440, 1457, 1480, 1514, 1521, 1902, 1906, 2011, 2089, 2091, 2316, 2321, 2428, 2453, 2483, 2539, 2543, 2605, 2621, 2653, 2661, 2674, 2680, 2728, 2795, 2806

House bills passed with Senate substitutes: HBs 1399, 1541, 1641, 1681, 1735, 1743, 1792, 1870, 1903, 1944, 1954, 2008, 2013, 2110, 2288, 2386, 2427, 2447, 2451, 2489, 2535, 2604, 2818

Senate bills passed: SBs 1351, 1353

Senate bills, House substitutes rejected: SBs 950, 1010

Senate bill, House amendment agreed to and House amendment rejected: SB 1116

House bills passed: HBs 1377, 1406, 1429, 1447, 1505, 1518, 1553, 1615, 1677, 1706, 1716, 1733, 1756, 1770, 1823, 1833, 1840, 1842, 1864, 1877, 1899, 1911, 1924, 1946, 1949, 1950, 2000, 2012, 2020, 2066, 2096, 2101, 2182, 2183, 2204, 2205, 2206, 2221, 2245, 2257, 2259, 2287, 2297, 2301, 2318, 2434, 2436, 2461, 2463, 2479, 2502, 2504, 2540, 2578, 2594, 2602, 2648, 2698, 2708, 2716, 2740, 2748, 2765, 2772, 2775, 2810

House bill, Conference report agreed to: HB 1754

Senate bills, House amendments agreed to: SBs 724, 860, 974, 1001, 1250

Senate bills, House substitutes agreed to: SBs 721, 1112, 1194

Senate bill, House substitute with amendment agreed to: SB 1096

Senate bill, Conference report agreed to: SB 742

House joint resolution agreed to: HJR 923

Motion by Delegate Griffith to recess agreed to

House recessed at 10:19 a.m. until 10:45 a.m.

House reconvened at 10:45 a.m.

HJR 925 (Election of a Court of Appeals of Virginia Judge, Circuit Court Judges, General District Court Judges, Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court Judges, and members of the Judicial Inquiry and Review Commission) offered by Delegate McDonnell and agreed to (Y-98 N-0)

SBs 950, 1010, 1116 - House insists on its amendments and requests Committees of Conference

Motion by Delegate Spruill to adjourn in honor of the first black members of the 1887 and 1888 General Assembly agreed to

Message from Senate: HJR 925 agreed to

HR 51 (Nominating a person to be elected to the Court of Appeals of Virginia) offered by Delegate McDonnell and agreed to

HR 52 (Nominating persons to be elected to circuit court judgeships) offered by Delegate McDonnell, additional nomination by Delegate Christian, resolution agreed to

HR 53 (Nominating persons to be elected to general district court judgeships) offered by Delegate McDonnell, additional nomination by Delegate Armstrong, resolution agreed to

HR 54 (Nominating persons to be elected to juvenile and domestic relations district court judgeships) offered by Delegate McDonnell and agreed to

HR 55 (Nominating persons to be elected members of the Judicial Inquiry and Review Commission) offered by Delegate McDonnell and agreed to

Message from Senate: Nominations made for certain judicial offices

Joint Order Suspended

HJR 927 (Amending Rule 24 of HJR 539, relating to the deadline for budget conferees) offered by Delegate Griffith and agreed to (Y-99 N-0)

Resolution presented, ordered printed, and referred pursuant to House Rule 37

Resolution presented and laid on the Speaker's table pursuant to House Rule 39(a)

CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS READ THIRD TIME

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SB 776A - Committee amendments agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 810 - Moved to Regular Calendar

SB 811 - Moved to Regular Calendar

SB 815 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 834 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 839 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 846A - Committee amendments agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 849 - Moved to Regular Calendar

SB 857 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 863A - Moved to Regular Calendar

SB 864A - Committee amendments agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 866 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 893S - Committee substitute agreed to, Moved to Regular Calendar

SB 905 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 970 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 979S - Committee substitute agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 984 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 985A - Committee amendment agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 988A - Committee amendment agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 995 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 998 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 1002 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 1007 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 1012 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 1038 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 1060 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 1077A - Committee amendment agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 1078 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 1097 - Passed by for the day

SB 1134A - Committee amendment agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 1135 - Moved to Regular Calendar

SB 1138A - Committee amendment agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 1139S - Committee substitute agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 1149S - Moved to Regular Calendar

SB 1151S - Committee substitute agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 1160 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 1162A - Committee amendment agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 1164S - Committee substitute agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 1233 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 1240S - Committee substitute agreed to, Moved to Regular Calendar

SB 1243 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 1246 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 1288S - Committee substitute agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 1298 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 1302 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SB 1332 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

JOINT ORDER RESUMED

Message from Senate: Further nominations made for certain judicial offices

Election of Court of Appeals of Virginia Judge

Elizabeth A. McClanahan

Election of Circuit Court Judges

Mark S. Davis, Third Judicial Circuit

Samuel E. Campbell, Sixth Judicial Circuit

David F. Pugh, Seventh Judicial Circuit

C. Peter Tench, Seventh Judicial Circuit

Verbena M. Askew, Seventh Judicial Circuit [not elected]

Timothy K. Sanner, Sixteenth Judicial Circuit

Brett L. Geisler, Twenty-seventh Judicial Circuit

John C. Kilgore, Thirtieth Judicial Circuit

Election of General District Courts Judges

Alfred M. Tripp, Fourth Judicial District

Bruce A. Wilcox, Fourth Judicial District

Alfred O. Masters, Jr., Seventh Judicial District

Gary A. Mills, Seventh Judicial District

Bryant L. Sugg, Seventh Judicial District

Colleen K. Killilea, Ninth Judicial District

George Mason III, Fifteenth Judicial District

Gordon F. Willis, Fifteenth Judicial District

William J. Minor, Jr., Nineteenth Judicial District

G. Carter Greer, Twenty-first Judicial District

B. Patrick Sharpe, Twenty-first Judicial District [not elected]

Gino W. Williams, Twenty-seventh Judicial District

Election of Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court Judges

Jacqueline R. Waymack, Sixth Judicial District

Judith A. Kline, Seventh Judicial District

S. Anderson Nelson, Tenth Judicial District

David H. Beck, Fifteenth Judicial District

William R. Light, Twenty-fourth Judicial District

James Michael Shull, Thirtieth Judicial District

Election of Judicial Inquiry and Review Commission Members

Virginia L. Cochran

Martin A. Thomas

Larry D. Willis, Sr.

CALENDAR CONTINUED

SENATE BILLS READ THIRD TIME

REGULAR CALENDAR

SB 1276A - Delegate Cosgrove floor amendment agreed to, Defeated (Y-48 N-48), Reconsidered, Passed (Y-51 N-46)

SB 774A - Passed by for the day

SB 967 - Passed (Y-97 N-0)

SB 711 - Passed (Y-92 N-6)

SB 714 - Passed (Y-79 N-19)

SB 788 - Passed (Y-80 N-15)

SB 812 - Passed (Y-98 N-1)

SB 818 - Defeated (Y-15 N-81)

SB 825 - Passed (Y-95 N-4)

SB 841S - Committee substitute agreed to, Passed (Y-94 N-4)

SB 956S - Committee substitute agreed to, Passed (Y-95 N-1)

SB 1003A - Committee amendment agreed to, Passed (Y-95 N-3)

SB 1124A - Committee amendment agreed to, Passed (Y-72 N-25)

SB 1143 - Passed (Y-72 N-27)

SB 1239S - Committee substitute agreed to (Y-55 N-42), Passed (Y-82 N-15)

SB 1247S - Committee substitute agreed to, Passed (Y-76 N-19)

SB 1274S - Committee substitute agreed to, Passed (Y-92 N-5)

SB 1336 - Passed (Y-80 N-18)

SB 1338 - Passed (Y-97 N-1)

SB 1354A - Committee amendments agreed to, Delegate Griffith floor amendment agreed to, Passed (Y-84 N-14)

SB 810 - Passed (Y-65 N-31)

SB 811 - Passed (Y-95 N-2)

SB 849A - Delegate Putney floor amendment agreed to, Passed (Y-96 N-0)

SB 863A - Committee amendments rejected, Delegate Devolites floor amendments agreed to, Passed (Y-95 N-0)

SB 893S - Passed by for the day

SB 1135A - Delegate Nixon floor amendment agreed to, Passed (Y-99 N-0)

SB 1149SA - Committee substitute agreed to, Delegate Griffith floor amendments agreed to, Passed (Y-97 N-0)

SB 1240S - Passed (Y-95 N-3)

HOUSE BILLS WITH SENATE AMENDMENTS

HB 1413 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-98 N-1)

HB 1516 - Senate amendment rejected (Y-12 N-84)

HB 1527 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-99 N-0)

HB 1546 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-98 N-0)

HB 1559 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-97 N-0)

HB 1651 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-93 N-6)

HB 1736 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-90 N-7)

HB 1744 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-99 N-0)

HB 1858 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-99 N-0)

HB 1990 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-99 N-0)

HB 2097 - Senate substitute rejected (Y-1 N-97)

HB 2232 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-94 N-3)

HB 2275 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-98 N-0)

HB 2290 - Senate substitute rejected (Y-4 N-94)

HB 2418 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-96 N-1)

HB 2445 - Senate amendments rejected (Y-4 N-93)

HB 2515 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-78 N-15)

HB 2519 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-97 N-0)

HB 2536 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-94 N-1)

HB 2616 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-96 N-2)

HB 2683 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-99 N-0)

HB 2760 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-98 N-0)

HB 2812 - Senate amendments rejected (Y-3 N-96)

HB 2816 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-99 N-0)

RESOLUTIONS

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SJR 305 - Agreed To Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SJR 306A - Committee amendments agreed to, Agreed To Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SJR 324 - Moved to Regular Calendar

SJR 325 - Agreed To Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SJR 347S - Committee substitute agreed to, Agreed To Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SJR 349 - Agreed To Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SJR 354S - Committee substitute agreed to, Agreed To Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SJR 355A - Committee amendment agreed to, Agreed To Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SJR 356A - Committee amendment agreed to, Agreed To Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SJR 357 - Agreed To Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SJR 359 - Agreed To Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SJR 381 - Agreed To Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

SJR 459 - Agreed To Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

RESOLUTIONS

REGULAR CALENDAR

SJR 330 - Agreed to (Y-88 N-9)

HR 47 - Agreed to (Y-90 N-7)

SJR 324 - Passed by for the day

SB 710 - Conference Report agreed to (Y-82 N-10)

HB 1941 - Conference Report agreed to (Y-99 N-0)

Committee report

From Privileges and Elections: HJR 926

Motion by Delegate Griffith to adjourn agreed to

House adjourned at 4:02 p.m. to meet Thursday, February 20, 2003, at 10:00 a.m.

KEY: A = AMENDMENT(S); S = SUBSTITUTE; SA = SUBSTITUTE WITH AMENDMENT(S)


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