Minute Book
2003 SESSION SENATE OF VIRGINIA
TIMOTHY M. KAINE, PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE
SUSAN CLARKE SCHAAR, CLERK
Thursday, February 20, 2003

Called to order at 10:00 a.m. by Lt. Governor Timothy M. Kaine

Prayer offered by Rabbi Israel Zoberman, Beth Chaverim Temple, Virginia Beach, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present

Motion of Senator Martin dispensed with reading of Journal (38-Y 0-N)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN20219): reading waived (39-Y 0-N)

Senate bills with House amendments passed: SB 776, 846, 849, 863, 864, 985, 988, 1003, 1077, 1124, 1134, 1135, 1138, 1162, 1276, 1354

Senate bills with House substitutes passed: SB 841, 956, 979, 1139, 1151, 1164, 1239, 1240, 1274, 1288

Senate bill with House substitute with amendments passed: SB 1149

House insisted on its amendment and requested committee of conference: SB 1116

House insisted on its substitutes and requested committees of conference: SB 950, 1010

House bills with Senate amendments rejected: HB 1516, 2445, 2812

House bills with Senate substitutes rejected: HB 2097, 2290

Senate joint resolutions with House amendments agreed to: SJR 306, 355, 356

Senate joint resolutions with House substitutes agreed to: SJR 347, 354

Senate bills passed: SB 711, 714, 788, 810, 811, 812, 815, 825, 834, 839, 857, 866, 905, 967, 970, 984, 995, 998, 1002, 1007, 1012, 1038, 1060, 1078, 1143, 1160, 1233, 1243, 1246, 1298, 1302, 1332, 1336, 1338

Senate bill with conference reports concurred: SB 710

House bills with Senate amendments concurred in: HB 1413, 1546, 1651, 1736, 1858, 1990, 2232, 2275, 2515, 2519, 2536, 2616, 2683, 2760, 2816

House bills with Senate substitutes concurred in: HB 1527, 1559, 1744, 2418

House bill with conference report concurred in: HB 1941

Senate joint resolutions agreed to: SJR 305, 325, 330, 349, 357, 359, 381, 459

Senate bill defeated: SB 818

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

Leave(s) of Absence granted: Senator Maxwell

SJR 498 - Taken up, agreed to

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

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10220): reading waived (37-Y 0-N)

House insisted on its amendments and requested committees of conference: SB 786, 1145, 1279

House insisted on its substitutes and requested committees of conference: SB 1058, 1341

House acceded to Senate request for committees of conference: HB 1464, 1928, 1959, 2122, 2128, 2225

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN20220): reading waived (37-Y 0-N)

Senate bill with House amendment passed: SB 774

Senate bill with House substitute passed: SB 893

Senate bill passed: SB 1097

CALENDAR

BILLS IN CONFERENCE

H.B. 1454 - conference report concurred (39-Y 0-N)

H.B. 1594 - conference report concurred (37-Y 2-N)

H.B. 1941 - conference report concurred (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 710 - conference report concurred (38-Y 1-N)

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - HOUSE

H.B. 1498 - Senate insisted on its amendments and requested committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

H.B. 1923 - Senate insisted on its amendments and requested committee of conference (38-Y 0-N)

H.B. 2503 - Senate insisted on its amendment and requested committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

H.B. 2804 - Senate insisted on its substitute and requested committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

H.J.R. 518 - Senate insisted on its substitute and requested committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - SENATE

S.B. 695 - House amendment concurred in (38-Y 0-N)

S.B. 822 - House amendment rejected (8-Y 31-N)

S.B. 889 - House substitute concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 890 - stricken from Calendar (36-Y 2-N)

S.B. 952 - House amendment concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 973 - House amendments concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 1014 - House amendment concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 1034 - House substitute concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 1040 - House amendment concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 1066 - House amendments concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 1092 - House amendments concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 1093 - House amendments concurred in (38-Y 1-N)

S.B. 1107 - House substitute concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 1122 - House amendments concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 1129 - House amendment concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 1168 - House amendments rejected (1-Y 37-N)

S.B. 1230 - House substitute with amendments concurred in (34-Y 5-N)

S.B. 1253 - House substitute rejected (2-Y 36-N)

S.B. 1284 - House substitute concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 1290 - House substitute concurred in (39-Y 0-N), reconsidered (39-Y 0-N), substitute rejected (3-Y 35-N), reconsidered by unanimous consent (38-Y 0-N), substitute rejected (0-Y 39-N)

S.B. 1293 - House amendment concurred in (38-Y 1-N)

S.B. 1296 - House substitute rejected (0-Y 38-N)

S.B. 1315 - House substitute with amendments concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.J.R. 417 - House amendment concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON THIRD READING

Read third time

H.B. 1926S - Stosch floor substitute agreed to, engrossed, passed (38-Y 1-N)

H.B. 2377 - Recommitted to Transportation (30-Y 8-N)

REGULAR CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON THIRD READING

Read third time

H.B. 2266SA - reconsideration of adoption of committee substitute agreed to (39-Y 0-N), committee substitute rejected, Stolle floor substitute agreed to, Stolle floor amendments agreed to, engrossed, passed (24-Y 14-N)

H.B. 2404A - committee amendments # 1, 3 and 4 agreed to, committee amendment # 2 rejected, Cuccinelli floor amendment agreed to, engrossed, passed (33-Y 6-N)

MEMORIAL RESOLUTIONS

Taken up

Block vote: agreed to

H.J.R. 872

H.J.R. 894

S.J.R. 488

S.J.R. 493

S.J.R. 494

S.J.R. 495

S.J.R. 499

S.R. 40

COMMENDING RESOLUTIONS

Taken up

Block vote: agreed to (voice vote)

H.J.R. 873

H.J.R. 874

H.J.R. 875

H.J.R. 876

H.J.R. 877

H.J.R. 878

H.J.R. 879

H.J.R. 880

H.J.R. 881

H.J.R. 882

H.J.R. 883

H.J.R. 884

H.J.R. 885

H.J.R. 886

H.J.R. 887

H.J.R. 888

H.J.R. 889

H.J.R. 890

H.J.R. 891

H.J.R. 892

H.J.R. 893

H.J.R. 896

H.J.R. 897

S.J.R. 486

S.J.R. 487

S.J.R. 489

S.J.R. 490

S.J.R. 491

S.J.R. 492

S.J.R. 496

S.J.R. 497

S.R. 41

S.R. 42

S.R. 43 - offered by Senator Marsh

S.R. 44 - offered by Senator Rerras

S.R. 45 - offered by Senator Rerras

Joint resolutions laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rule 11(b), (26)g and HJR 539: see February 21 Senate Calendar

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN30220): reading waived (39-Y 0-N)

House bills with Senate substitutes rejected: HB 1541, 1681, 1743, 1944, 1954, 2447, 2604

House bills with conference reports concurred in: HB 1454, 1594

SUPPLEMENTAL CALENDAR NO. 1

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - HOUSE

H.B. 1516 - Senate insisted on its amendment and requested committee of conference (38-Y 0-N)

H.B. 2097 - Senate insisted on its substitute and requested committee of conference (38-Y 0-N)

H.B. 2290 - Senate insisted on its substitute and requested committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

H.B. 2445 - Senate insisted on its amendments and requested committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

H.B. 2812 - Senate insisted on its amendments and requested committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - SENATE

S.B. 774 - House amendment rejected (3-Y 36-N)

S.B. 776 - passed by for day

S.B. 841 - House substitute concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 846 - House amendments concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 849 - House amendment concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 863 - House amendments rejected (3-Y 36-N)

S.B. 864 - House amendments concurred in (38-Y 0-N)

S.B. 893 - House substitute rejected (1-Y 38-N)

S.B. 956 - House substitute concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 979 - House substitute concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 985 - House amendment concurred in (38-Y 0-N)

S.B. 988 - House amendment rejected (4-Y 35-N)

S.B. 1003 - House amendment concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 1077 - House amendment concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 1124 - House amendment rejected (6-Y 32-N), reconsidered (39-Y 0-N), amendment rejected (2-Y 37-N)

S.B. 1134 - House amendment concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 1135 - House amendment concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 1138 - House amendment concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 1139 - House substitute concurred in (37-Y 1-N)

S.B. 1149 - House substitute with amendments rejected (2-Y 35-N)

S.B. 1151 - House substitute rejected (1-Y 37-N)

S.B. 1162 - House amendment concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 1164 - House substitute rejected (0-Y 39-N)

S.B. 1239 - House substitute rejected (0-Y 39-N)

S.B. 1240 - House substitute concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 1274 - House substitute concurred in (37-Y 0-N 1-A)

S.B. 1276 - House amendments concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 1288 - House substitute concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 1354 - House amendments concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.J.R. 306 - House amendments concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.J.R. 347 - House substitute rejected (voice vote)

S.J.R. 354 - House substitute concurred in (voice vote)

S.J.R. 355 - House amendment concurred in (voice vote)

S.J.R. 356 - House amendment concurred in (voice vote)

S.B. 786 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 950 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 1010 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 1058 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 1116 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 1145 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 1279 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 1341 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (38-Y 0-N)

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 1:00 p.m. to reconvene at 2:40 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 2:40 p.m.

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN40220): reading waived (38-Y 0-N)

House insisted on its amendments and requested committees of conference: SB 774, 822, 863, 988, 1124, 1168

House insisted on its substitutes and requested committees of conference: SB 893, 1151, 1164, 1239, 1253, 1290, 1296

House insisted on its substitute with amendments and requested committee of conference: SB 1149

House acceded to Senate request for committees of conference: HB 1498, 1516, 1923, 2097, 2290, 2445, 2503, 2804, 2812

House insisted on its substitute and requested committee of conference: SJR 347

House acceded to Senate request for committee of conference: HJR 518

SUPPLEMENTAL CALENDAR NO. 2

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - HOUSE

H.B. 1541 - Senate insisted on its substitute and requested committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

H.B. 1681 - Senate insisted on its substitute and requested committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

H.B. 1743 - Senate insisted on its substitute and requested committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

H.B. 1944 - Senate insisted on its substitute and requested committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

H.B. 1954 - Senate insisted on its substitute and requested committee of conference (38-Y 1-N)

H.B. 2447 - Senate insisted on its substitute and requested committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

H.B. 2604 - Senate insisted on its substitute and requested committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - SENATE

S.B. 822 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (38-Y 0-N)

S.B. 1168 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 1253 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 1290 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 1296 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 774 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 863 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 988 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 1124 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 893 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 1151 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 1164 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 1239 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 1149 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

S.J.R. 347 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (38-Y 0-N)

CONFEREES APPOINTED

H.B. 1464 - Senators Blevins, Mims and Whipple

H.B. 1928 - Senators Norment, Trumbo and Edwards

H.B. 1959 - Senators Bolling, Martin and Houck

H.B. 2122 - Senators Stolle, Trumbo and Saslaw

H.B. 2128 - Senators Quayle, Blevins and Reynolds

H.B. 2225 - Senators Norment, Miller, K.G. and Howell

S.B. 786 - Senators Deeds, Rerras and Hanger

S.B. 950 - Senators Quayle, Blevins and Watkins

S.B. 1010 - Senators Potts, Saslaw and Bolling

S.B. 1058 - Senators O'Brien, Marsh and Williams

S.B. 1116 - Senators Whipple, Bolling and Watkins

S.B. 1145 - Senators Stolle, Norment and Howell

S.B. 1279 - Senators Edwards, Newman and Puckett

S.B. 1341 - Senators Potts, Quayle and Howell

S.R. 46 - offered by Senator Lambert

Joint resolutions laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rule 11(b), (26)g and HJR 539: see February 21 Senate Calendar

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 3:05 p.m. to reconvene at 4:05 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 4:05 p.m.

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN50220): reading waived (38-Y 0-N)

Senate bill with House substitute passed: SB 1247

House bills with Senate amendments rejected: HB 1481, 2579

House bills with Senate substitutes rejected: HB 1402, 1512

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN60220): reading waived (38-Y 0-N)

House acceded to Senate request for committees of conference: HB 1541, 1681, 1743, 1944, 1954, 2447, 2604

SUPPLEMENTAL CALENDAR NO. 3

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - HOUSE

H.B. 1402 - Senate insisted on its substitute and requested committee of conference (38-Y 1-N)

H.B. 1481 - Senate insisted on its amendments and requested committee of conference (38-Y 1-N)

H.B. 1512 - Senate insisted on its substitute and requested committee of conference (37-Y 2-N), reconsidered (39-Y 0-N), Senate insisted on its substitute and requested committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

H.B. 2579 - Senate insisted on its amendments and requested committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - SENATE

S.B. 1247 - House substitute concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

CONFEREES APPOINTED

H.B. 1498 - Senators Quayle, Edwards and Blevins

H.B. 1516 - Senators Hanger, Martin and Reynolds

H.B. 1923 - Senators Norment, Stolle and Howell

H.B. 2097 - Senators Stosch, Newman and Whipple

H.B. 2290 - Senators Stolle, Cuccinelli and Lucas

H.B. 2445 - Senators Stolle, Norment and Howell

H.B. 2503 - Senators Watkins, Whipple and Quayle

H.B. 2804 - Senators Trumbo, Potts and Lambert

H.B. 2812 - Senators Blevins, Stolle and Potts

H.J.R. 518 - Senators Williams, Watkins and Houck

S.B. 774 - Senators Lambert, Hanger and Marsh

S.B. 822 - Senators Norment, Bolling and Stolle

S.B. 863 - Senators Lambert, Trumbo and Colgan

S.B. 893 - Senators Watkins, Trumbo and Howell

S.B. 988 - Senators Mims, Blevins and Marsh

S.B. 1124 - Senators Stolle, Quayle and Howell

S.B. 1149 - Senators Stolle, Norment and Howell

S.B. 1151 - Senators Stolle, Saslaw and Rerras

S.B. 1164 - Senators Ticer, Puller and Cuccinelli

S.B. 1168 - Senators Puckett, Blevins and Deeds

S.B. 1239 - Senators Norment, Stolle and Howell

S.B. 1253 - Senators Martin, Bolling and Houck

S.B. 1290 - Senators Puckett, Martin and Newman

S.B. 1296 - Senators Blevins, Stolle and Potts

S.J.R. 347 - Senators Hanger, Norment and Houck

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 4:35 p.m. to reconvene at 4:45 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 4:45 p.m.

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN70220): reading waived (36-Y 0-N)

House acceded to Senate request for committees of conference: HB 1402, 1481, 1512, 2579

CONFEREES APPOINTED

H.B. 1541 - Senators Newman, Howell and Blevins

H.B. 1681 - Senators Mims, Blevins and Marsh

H.B. 1743 - Senators Potts, Bolling and Howell

H.B. 1944 - Senators Rerras, Blevins and Miller, Y.B.

H.B. 1954 - Senators O'Brien, Williams and Marsh

H.B. 2447 - Senators Stolle, Norment and Howell

H.B. 2604 - Senators Wagner, Watkins and Deeds

H.B. 2579 - Senators Watkins, Miller, Y.B. and Wagner

H.B. 1402 - Senators Stolle, Saslaw and Blevins

H.B. 1481 - Senators Bolling, Whipple and Chichester

H.B. 1512 - Senators O'Brien, Miller, Y.B. and Whipple

On motion of Senator Chichester, the Senate adjourned in Memory of Trooper Charles Mark Cosslett at 4:50 p.m. to convene Friday, February 21, 2003, at 12m.

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


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