Virginia House of Delegates
2004 Special Session I
House Minutes
William J. Howell, Speaker
Bruce F. Jamerson, Clerk
Wednesday, June 16, 2004

      Called to order at 12 m. by William J. Howell, Speaker

      Mace placed on Speaker's table by Sergeant at Arms

      Prayer offered by The Reverend Bruce S. Bevans, Rector, St. John's Episcopal 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

      Leaves of Absence granted: Delegates Armstrong (portion of session), Hull (portion of session) and Louderback

      Journal for Friday, May 7, 2004, approved by the Speaker

      Motion by Delegate Griffith to recess agreed to

      House recessed at 12:02 p.m. until 1:00 p.m.

      House reconvened at 1:00 p.m.

      Motion by Delegate Griffith to adjourn in memory and honor of President Ronald W. Reagan, who died on June 5, 2004, agreed to

      CALENDAR

      HOUSE BILLS WITH GOVERNOR'S RECOMMENDATIONS

      HB 5001 - Governor's amendments Nos. 8, 24, 29, 31, 37, and 39 agreed to en bloc (Y-95 N-2), Governor's amendment No. 1 agreed to (Y-97 N-0), Governor's amendment No. 2 agreed to (Y-96 N-1), Governor's amendment No. 3 agreed to (Y-96 N-2), Governor's amendment No. 4 rejected (Y-34 N-63), Governor's recommendation agreed to (Y-51 N-47), Governor's amendment No. 6 agreed to (Y-53 N-45), Governor's amendment No. 7 agreed to (Y-65 N-32), Governor's amendment No. 9 agreed to (Y-52 N-45), Governor's amendment No. 10 agreed to (Y-94 N-4), Governor's amendment No. 11 agreed to (Y-93 N-5), Governor's amendment No. 12 rejected (Y-47 N-51), Governor's amendment No. 13 rejected by (Y-35 N-62), Governor's amendment No. 14 agreed to (Y-93 N-3), Governor's amendment No. 15 agreed to (Y-91 N-7), Governor's amendment No. 16 agreed to (Y-70 N-28), Governor's amendment No. 17 agreed to (Y-86 N-10), Governor's amendment No. 18 agreed to (Y-84 N-13), Governor's amendment No. 19 rejected (Y-49 N-44) [requires 50 affirmative votes], Governor's amendment No. 20 rejected (Y-42 N-53), Governor's amendment No. 21 agreed to (Y-92 N-5), Governor's amendment No. 22 agreed to (Y-75 N-23), Governor's amendment No. 23 agreed to (Y-94 N-2), Governor's amendment No. 25 agreed to (Y-59 N-36), Governor's amendment No. 26 agreed to (Y-96 N-2), Governor's amendment No. 27 rejected (Y-28 N-67), Governor's amendment No. 28 agreed to (Y-94 N-3), Governor's amendment No. 30 rejected (Y-35 N-61), Governor's amendments Nos. 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 42, 43 rejected en bloc (Y-35 N-61), Governor's amendment No. 38 agreed to (Y-94 N-1), Governor's amendment No. 40 agreed to (Y-78 N-19), Governor's amendment No. 41 rejected (Y-39 N-59), Governor's amendment No. 9 reconsidered, Governor's amendment No. 9 rejected (Y-2 N-94), Motion to reconsider Governor's amendment No. 20 rejected

      Motion by Delegate Griffith to recess agreed to

      House recessed at 3:48 p.m. until 4:30 p.m.

      House reconvened at 4:30 p.m.

      Message from Senate: HB 5001 - Senate agreed to Governor's amendments Nos. 1, 2, 3, 5 through 8, 10, 11, 14, 15 through 18, 21 through 26, 28, 29, 31, 37 through 40

      HJR 5044 (Adjournment sine die) offered by Delegate Griffith and agreed to

      Message from Senate: HJR 5044 agreed to

      Motion by Delegate Griffith to adjourn agreed sine die to

      House adjourned sine die at 4:46 p.m.


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