Virginia House of Delegates
2005 Regular Session
House Minutes
William J. Howell, Speaker
Bruce F. Jamerson, Clerk
Friday, February 25, 2005

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 Dr. Doug Barber, Pastor, Westover Baptist Church, Danville

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 Van Landingham

Journal for Thursday, February 24, 2005, approved by the Speaker


Motion by Delegate Ware of Roanoke City to adjourn in memory of Wendell Scott, the first and only African American to drive and win in the NASCAR Nextel Cup Series, agreed to

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

CALENDAR

HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTIONS WITH SENATE AMENDMENTS
HJR 588 - Senate substitute rejected (Y-9 N-89)
HJR 605 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-98 N-0)
HJR 625 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-85 N-13)
HJR 640 - Senate substitute rejected (Y-1 N-95)
HJR 643 - Senate amendment rejected (Y-1 N-97)
HJR 668 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-97 N-1)
HJR 685 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-89 N-5)
HJR 689 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-97 N-0)
HJR 704 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-98 N-0)
HJR 706 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-95 N-0)
HJR 709 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-98 N-0)
HJR 742 - Senate substitute rejected (Y-5 N-93)
HJR 768 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-82 N-15)
HJR 790 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-96 N-1)
HJR 817 - Senate substitute rejected (Y-0 N-94)

MEMORIAL RESOLUTIONS ON THE SPEAKER'S TABLE
SJR 498 - Agreed to
SJR 503 - Agreed to
SJR 505 - Agreed to
SJR 508 - Agreed to
SJR 511 - Agreed to
SJR 512 - Agreed to
SJR 513 - Agreed to
SJR 515 - Agreed to
SJR 516 - Agreed to
HJR 949 - Agreed to
HJR 959 - Agreed to
HJR 966 - Agreed to
HJR 967 - Agreed to
HJR 968 - Agreed to
HJR 969 - Agreed to
HJR 970 - Agreed to
HJR 971 - Agreed to
HJR 972 - Agreed to
HJR 985 - Agreed to
HJR 986 - Agreed to
HJR 987 - Agreed to
HJR 988 - Agreed to
HJR 989 - Agreed to
HJR 990 - Agreed to
HJR 991 - Agreed to
HJR 1010 - Agreed to
HJR 1011 - Agreed to
HJR 1012 - Agreed to
HJR 1013 - Agreed to
HJR 1014 - Agreed to
HJR 1015 - Agreed to
HR 41 - Agreed to

COMMENDING RESOLUTIONS ON THE SPEAKER'S TABLE
SJR 499 - Agreed to
SJR 500 - Agreed to
SJR 501 - Agreed to
SJR 502 - Agreed to
SJR 506 - Agreed to
SJR 507 - Agreed to
SJR 514 - Agreed to
SJR 517 - Agreed to
SJR 518 - Agreed to
SJR 519 - Agreed to
HJR 960 - Agreed to
HJR 961 - Agreed to
HJR 963 - Agreed to
HJR 964 - Agreed to
HJR 965 - Agreed to
HJR 973 - Agreed to
HJR 974 - Agreed to
HJR 975 - Agreed to
HJR 976 - Agreed to
HJR 977 - Agreed to
HJR 978 - Agreed to
HJR 979 - Agreed to
HJR 980 - Agreed to
HJR 981 - Agreed to
HJR 982 - Agreed to
HJR 983 - Agreed to
HJR 984 - Agreed to
HJR 992 - Agreed to
HJR 993 - Agreed to
HJR 994 - Agreed to
HJR 995 - Agreed to
HJR 996 - Agreed to
HJR 997 - Agreed to
HJR 998 - Agreed to
HJR 999 - Agreed to
HJR 1000 - Agreed to
HJR 1001 - Agreed to
HJR 1002 - Agreed to
HJR 1003 - Agreed to
HJR 1004 - Agreed to
HJR 1005 - Agreed to
HJR 1007 - Agreed to
HJR 1008 - Agreed to
HJR 1009 - Agreed to
HJR 1016 - Agreed to
HJR 1017 - Agreed to
HJR 1018 - Agreed to
HR 42 - Agreed to
HR 47 - Agreed to
HR 48 - Agreed to

HOUSE BILLS IN CONFERENCE
HB 1586 - Conference report agreed to (Y-95 N-1)
HB 1594 - Conference report agreed to (Y-96 N-0)
HB 1770 - Conference report rejected (Y-34 N-64)
HB 1977 - Conference report agreed to (Y-94 N-3)
HB 2570 - Conference report agreed to (Y-69 N-27)

Motion by Delegate Griffith to recess agreed to

House recessed at 2:23 p.m. until 4:30 p.m.

House reconvened at 4:30 p.m.

Senate communication received
Senate joint resolutions, House substitutes rejected: SJRs 282, 337

Senate communication received
House joint resolution, Senate insisted on its amendment and requested Committee of Conference: HJR 643
House joint resolutions, Senate insisted on its substitutes and requested Committees of Conference: HJRs 588, 640, 742, 817

Senate communication received
Senate joint resolutions, House amendments agreed to: SJRs 308, 330, 352, 363
Senate joint resolutions, House substitutes agreed to: SJRs 324, 382, 394

HJRs 588, 640, 643, 742, 817 - House accedes to Senate request for Committees of Conference

SJRs 282, 337 - House insists on its substitutes and requests Committees of Conference

HOUSE BILLS IN CONFERENCE
HB 1769 - Conference report agreed to (Y-75 N-5)
HB 2245 - Conference report agreed to (Y-82 N-0)
HB 2288 - Conference report agreed to (Y-87 N-0)
HB 2455 - Conference report agreed to (Y-64 N-24)
HB 2598 - Conference report agreed to (Y-89 N-0)
HB 2649 - Conference report agreed to (Y-82 N-7)
HB 2686 - Conference report agreed to (Y-89 N-0)
HB 2732 - Conference report agreed to (Y-91 N-0)
HB 2836 - Conference report agreed to (Y-91 N-0)
HB 2881 - Conference report agreed to (Y-90 N-0)

SENATE BILLS IN CONFERENCE
SB 843 - Conference report agreed to (Y-92 N-0)
SB 875 - Conference report agreed to (Y-90 N-0)
SB 940 - Conference report rejected (Y-34 N-56)
SB 983 - Conference report agreed to (Y-66 N-26)
SB 1139- Conference report agreed to (Y-89 N-4)
SB 1177 - Conference report agreed to (Y-85 N-6)
SB 1333 - Conference report agreed to (Y-93 N-0)

HR 49 taken up and agreed to

HJR 1020; HRs 50, 51 taken up and agreed to

Senate communication received
Senate joint resolutions, Senate acceded to House request for Committees of Conference: SJRs 282, 337

HJR 588 - Conferees appointed: Marshall of Prince William, Jones of Suffolk, Hall

HJR 640 - Conferees appointed: Callahan, Cox, Joannou

HJR 643 - Conferees appointed: Hogan, Griffith, Abbitt

HJR 742 - Conferees appointed: Wardrup, Griffith, Joannou

HJR 817 - Conferees appointed: Reese, Griffith, Moran

SJR 282 - Conferees appointed: Wardrup, Griffith, Joannou

SJR 337 - Conferees appointed: Cosgrove, Byron, Johnson

Senate communication received
House bills, Conference reports agreed to: HBs 1586, 1594, 1770, 1977, 2245, 2288, 2455, 2570, 2598, 2649, 2686, 2732, 2836, 2881
Senate bills, Conference reports agreed to: SBs 843, 875, 940, 983, 1139, 1177, 1333


Motion by Delegate Griffith to adjourn agreed to

House adjourned at 5:08 p.m. to meet Saturday, February 26, 2005, at 12 m.

 


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