HOUSE MINUTES
William J. Howell, Speaker
Bruce F. Jamerson, Clerk
Wednesday, March 10, 2004

      Called to order at 11:00 a.m. by William J. Howell, Speaker

      Mace placed on Speaker's table by Sergeant at Arms

      Prayer offered by The Reverend Dr. Willard D. Wash, Pastor, First United Methodist Church, Hopewell

      Delegate Griffith led the House in the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America

      Attendance roll call - Quorum present

      Leave of Absence granted: Delegate Keister (portion of session)

      Journal for Tuesday, March 9, 2004, approved bythe Speaker

      SB 204 - House insists on its substitute and requests Committee of Conference

      SB 586 - House insists on its amendment and requests Committee of Conference

      SB 100 - Conferees appointed: Albo, Jones of Suffolk, Phillips

      SB 124 - Conferees appointed: Baskerville, Marrs, O'Bannon

      HJR 517 (Election of Circuit Court Judges, General District Court Judges, and Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court Judges) offered by Delegate Kilgore and agreed to (Y-91 N-0)

      Message from Senate: HJR 517 agreed to with amendments

      Motion by Delegate Griffith to recess agreed to

      House recessed at 11:20 a.m. until 11:40 a.m.

      House reconvened at 11:40 a.m.

      Motion by Delegate Griffith to recess agreed to

      House recessed at 12:09 p.m. until 12:40 p.m.

      House reconvened at 12:40 p.m.

      HJR 520 (Election of Circuit Court Judges, General District Court Judges, and Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court Judges) offered by Delegate Kilgore and agreed to (Y-99 N-0)

      HJR 519 (Amending Rule 25 of HJR 1, relating to the deadlines for the first conference on the Budget Bills) offered by Delegate Griffith and agreed to (Y-100 N-0)

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

      CALENDAR

      SENATE BILLS READ THIRD TIME

      UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

      SB 605A - Moved to Regular Calendar

      SB 286A - Moved to Regular Calendar

      SB 31 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

      SB 39S - Committee substitute agreed to, Moved to Regular Calendar

      SB 61 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

      SB 174 - Moved to Regular Calendar

      SB 236S - Committee substitute agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

      SB 628S - Passed by for the day

      SB 668S - Committee substitute agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

      SENATE BILLS READ THIRD TIME

      REGULAR CALENDAR

      SB 651S - Committee substitute agreed to, Motion by Delegate Morgan to rerefer to the Committee on Commerce and Labor and continue to 2005 Session pursuant to House Rule 22 rejected (Y-33 N-66), Delegate Hogan floor amendment rejected, Delegate Morgan floor amendment rejected, Delegate Reid floor amendments rejected, Delegate Morgan floor amendment rejected, Passed (Y-68 N-32)

      Message from Senate - HJR 520 agreed to

      Message from Senate: Nominations made for certain judicial offices of the Commonwealth

      HR 21 (Nominating persons to be elected to circuit court judgeships) offered by Delegate Kilgore and agreed to

      HR 22 (Nominating persons to be elected to general district court judgeships) offered by Delegate Kilgore and agreed to

      HR 23 (Nominating persons to be elected to juvenile and domestic district court judgeships) offered by Delegate Kilgore and agreed to

      Election of Circuit Court Judges

      Norman Allan Thomas, Fourth Judicial Circuit

      William Allan Sharrett, Sixth Judicial Circuit

      Aundria D. Foster, Seventh Judicial Circuit

      Daniel T. Balfour, Fourteenth Judicial Circuit

      Michael S. Irvine, Twenty-fifth Judicial Circuit

      Larry B. Kirksey, Twenty-eighth Judicial Circuit

      Lonnie E. Farris, Thirty-first Judicial Circuit

      Election of General District Court Judges

      Teresa N. McCrimmon, Second Judicial District

      James S. Mathews, Fourth Judicial District

      Mitchell I. Mutnik, Nineteenth Judicial District

      Gordon F. Saunders, Twenty-fifth Judicial District

      Randal J. Duncan, Twenty-seventh Judicial District

      Craig D. Johnston, Thirty-first Judicial District

      Election of Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court Judges

      Deborah V. Bryan, Second Judicial District

      Marvin H. Dunkum, Jr., Tenth Judicial District

      Stuart L. Williams, Jr., Fourteenth Judicial District

      Elizabeth Kellas, Twenty-sixth Judicial District

      CALENDAR CONTINUED

      SENATE BILLS READ THIRD TIME

      REGULAR CALENDAR

      SB 32 - Passed (Y-88 N-11)

      SB 192S - Committee substitute agreed to, Rereferred to Committee for Courts of Justice and continued to 2005 Session pursuant to House Rule 22

      SB 338A - Committee amendment agreed to, Passed (Y-99 N-1)

      SB 677 - Motion by Delegate Moran to rerefer to Committee for Courts of Justice and continue to 2005 Session pursuant to House Rule 22 rejected, Passed (Y-89 N-11)

      SB 605A - Committee amendment rejected, Delegate Morgan floor amendment agreed to, Passed (Y-100 N-0)

      SB 286A - Committee amendment rejected, Delegate Jones of Suffolk floor amendment agreed to, Passed (Y-83 N-16)

      SB 39S - Passed (Y-97 N-3)

      SB 174 - Passed (Y-95 N-5)

      HOUSE BILLS WITH SENATE AMENDMENTS

      HB 127 - Passed by for the day

      HB 253 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-78 N-21)

      HB 538 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-97 N-0)

      HB 557 - Senate substitute rejected (Y-5 N-94)

      HB 664 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-94 N-2)

      HB 667 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-97 N-2)

      HB 745 - Senate substitute rejected (Y-5 N-92)

      HB 889 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-91 N-2)

      HB 1043 - Senate substitute with amendment agreed to (Y-98 N-0)

      HB 1129 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-98 N-0)

      HB 1136 - Senate substitute rejected (Y-10 N-88)

      HB 1146 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-99 N-0)

      HB 1147 - Senate substitute rejected (Y-15 N-82)

      HB 1205 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-99 N-1)

      HB 1237 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-98 N-0)

      HB 1293 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-99 N-0)

      HB 1303 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-96 N-3)

      HB 38 - Senate substitute with amendments agreed to (Y-94 N-5)

      HB 250 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-100 N-0)

      HB 360 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-95 N-5)

      HB 380 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-79 N-21)

      HB 402 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-93 N-4)

      HB 429 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-99 N-0)

      HB 453 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-88 N-10)

      HB 471 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-99 N-0)

      HB 504 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-99 N-0)

      HB 511 - Senate substitute rejected (Y-13 N-84)

      HB 545 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-100 N-0)

      HB 593 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-99 N-1)

      HB 624 - Senate substitute rejected (Y-27 N-71)

      HB 734 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-88 N-10)

      HB 754 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-92 N-6)

      HB 817 - Senate substitute rejected (Y-9 N-91)

      HB 846 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-100 N-0), Reconsidered, Senate substitute rejected (Y-31 N-65)

      HB 993 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-99 N-1)

      HB 1015 - Senate amendments rejected (Y-41 N-57)

      HB 1055 - Senate amendments rejected (Y-1 N-95)

      HB 1130 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-84 N-14)

      HB 1137 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-97 N-1)

      HB 1155 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-96 N-1)

      HB 1182 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-98 N-0)

      HB 1346 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-99 N-0)

      HB 1357 - Senate substitute with amendment agreed to (Y-63 N-35)

      HB 1379 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-96 N-0)

      HB 1419 - Senate amendment rejected (Y-6 N-90)

      HB 1443 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-91 N-2)

      HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTIONS WITH SENATE AMENDMENTS

      HJR 34 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-97 N-0)

      HJR 71 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-97 N-1)

      HJR 82 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-99 N-0)

      HJR 103 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-98 N-0)

      HJR 105 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-98 N-0)

      HJR 114 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-91 N-7)

      HJR 122 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-98 N-0)

      HJR 132 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-92 N-4)

      HJR 142 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-88 N-5)

      HJR 153 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-94 N-0)

      HJR 154 - Senate amendment rejected (Y-45 N-53)

      HJR 162 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-93 N-2)

      HJR 170 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-94 N-2)

      HJR 176 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-95 N-2)

      HJR 185 - Senate substitute with amendment agreed to (Y-94 N-0)

      HJR 187 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-82 N-12)

      HJR 192 - Passed by for the day

      HJR 194 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-91 N-5)

      HJR 228 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-97 N-0)

      HJR 247 - Senate substitute rejected (Y-13 N-84)

      HJR 260 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-90 N-3)

      HJR 278 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-97 N-0)

      HJR 291 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-98 N-0)

      RESOLUTION

      UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

      HR 17A - Committee amendments agreed to, Agreed to (Y-95 N-4)

      HOUSE BILLS WITH GOVERNOR'S RECOMMENDATIONS

      HB 877 - Governor's recommendation agreed to (Y-99 N-0)

      HB 878 - Governor's recommendation agreed to (Y-99 N-0)

      HB 879 - Governor's recommendation agreed to (Y-99 N-0)

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      SENATE JOINT RESOLUTIONS REFERRED

      SJR 209

      SJR 218

      Committee report

      From Privileges and Elections: SJRs 209A, 218

      SUPPLEMENTAL CALENDAR NO. 1

      RESOLUTIONS

      REGULAR CALENDAR

      SJR 209A - Committee amendment agreed to, Agreed to (Y-91 N-1)

      SJR 218 - Agreed to (Y-95 N-0)

      Senate communication received

      House bills passed with Senate amendments: HBs 390, 1231, 1425

      House bill passed with Senate substitute: HB 751

      House bill passed with Senate substitute with amendments: HB 1430

      House bills, Senate insisted on it amendments and requested Committees of Conference: HBs 798, 1107, 1172

      House bills, Senate insisted on it substitutes and requested Committees of Conference: HBs 35, 176, 638, 766, 1056

      House bill, Senate insisted on it substitute with amendments and requested Committee of Conference: HB 1041

      Senate bill, House amendments rejected: SB 330

      Senate bills, House substitutes rejected: SBs 208, 329, 384, 442, 493

      Senate bill, House substitute with amendments rejected: SB 660

      Senate bills, Senate acceded to House request for Committees of Conference: SBs 234, 271, 543, 561, 646

      House bills passed: HBs 59, 106, 430, 862, 1489

      House bill, Senate receded from its amendment: HB 1063

      House bill, Conference report agreed to: HB 569

      House bill amended in accordance with Governor's recommendation: HB 577

      House bill, Governor's amendments Nos. 1 through 10 agreed to: HB 635

      Senate bills, House amendments agreed to: SBs 118, 172, 202, 224, 333, 386, 447, 505, 518, 573, 612

      Senate bills, House substitutes agreed to: SBs 230, 233, 276, 325, 326, 454, 601

      House joint resolutions agreed to: HJRs 467, 519

      Senate joint resolutions, House amendments agreed to: SJRs 39, 64, 74, 75, 95, 122, 131

      Senate joint resolution, House substitute agreed to: SJR 43

      House bill defeated: HB 137

      Motion by Delegate Griffith to adjourn agreed to

      House adjourned at 5:01 p.m. to meet Thursday, March 11, 2004, at 10:00 a.m.

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


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