Minute Book
2005 SESSION                           SENATE OF VIRGINIA
TIMOTHY M. KAINE, PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE
SUSAN CLARKE SCHAAR, CLERK
Wednesday, January 26, 2005

Called to order at 12 m. by Lt. Governor Timothy M. Kaine

Prayer offered by The Reverend Dr. James F. Hoffman, Jr., Fairfax Baptist Church, Fairfax, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present

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

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10125): reading waived (37-Y 0-N)
House bills passed: HB 1494, 1501, 1512, 1570, 1576, 1587, 1600, 1613, 1614, 1624, 1651, 1652, 1653, 1655, 1667, 1725, 1749, 1758, 1895, 1927, 1929, 1990, 1999, 2007, 2166, 2436, 2461, 2523, 2538, 2598
House joint resolution agreed to: HJR 757

House bills referred and joint resolution Laid on Clerk's Desk: see January 27 Senate Calendar

BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS REPORTED
From Finance: SB 761, 762, 801, 871, 939, 1011A, 1105A, 1128S, 1202A, 1273A, 1279, 1332S; SJR 309
From Local Government: SB 729, 795, 869S, 900A, 903, 926A, 956, 957, 994, 1007, 1012, 1062, 1068, 1074, 1174A
From Privileges and Elections: SB 838A, 849S, 898, 899A, 923A, 1080S, 1104A, 1133A; SJR 310S rereferred to Finance, 316S rereferred to Finance, 337, 412, 413, 414A, 415, 416, 417A, 418, 419, 420, 421, 422
BILLS REREFERRED
From Local Government: SB 746 rereferred to Finance

Leave(s) of Absence granted: Senators Newman, Potts and Saslaw

SJR 461 - offered by Senator Watkins
SJR 462 - offered by Senator Watkins
SJR 463 - offered by Senator Watkins
SJR 464 - offered by Senator Ticer

Joint resolutions laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 543: see January 27 Senate Calendar

CALENDAR

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR
SENATE BILLS ON THIRD READING
Read third time
SB 730S - passed block vote (37-Y 0-N), reconsideration of block vote agreed to (37-Y 0-N), passed block vote (37-Y 0-N)
SB 749A - passed block vote (37-Y 0-N), reconsideration of block vote agreed to (37-Y 0-N), passed block vote (37-Y 0-N)
SB 845 - passed block vote (37-Y 0-N), reconsideration of block vote agreed to (37-Y 0-N), passed block vote (37-Y 0-N)
SB 857S - passed block vote (37-Y 0-N), reconsideration of block vote agreed to (37-Y 0-N), passed block vote (37-Y 0-N)
SB 955 - passed block vote (37-Y 0-N), reconsideration of block vote agreed to (37-Y 0-N), passed block vote (37-Y 0-N)
SB 965A - passed block vote (37-Y 0-N), reconsideration of block vote agreed to (37-Y 0-N), passed block vote (37-Y 0-N)
SB 972 - passed block vote (37-Y 0-N), reconsideration of block vote agreed to (37-Y 0-N), passed block vote (37-Y 0-N)
SB 1060 - passed block vote (37-Y 0-N), reconsideration of block vote agreed to (37-Y 0-N), passed block vote (37-Y 0-N)
SB 1210A - passed block vote (37-Y 0-N), reconsideration of block vote agreed to (37-Y 0-N), passed block vote (37-Y 0-N)
SB 1223 - passed block vote (37-Y 0-N), reconsideration of block vote agreed to (37-Y 0-N), passed block vote (37-Y 0-N)
SB 1229 - passed block vote (37-Y 0-N), reconsideration of block vote agreed to (37-Y 0-N), passed block vote (37-Y 0-N)
SB 819S - out of block, engrossment reconsidered (36-Y 0-N), reconsideration of adoption of floor amendment(s) agreed to (37-Y 0-N), floor amendment(s) rejected, Stolle floor substitute agreed to, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N), passed (37-Y 0-N)
SB 1151 - passed block vote (37-Y 0-N), reconsideration of block vote agreed to (37-Y 0-N), out of block, passed by for the day

REGULAR CALENDAR
SENATE BILLS ON THIRD READING
Read third time
SB 782S - engrossment reconsidered (37-Y 0-N), reconsideration of adoption of committee amendment(s) agreed to (37-Y 0-N), committee amendment(s) rejected, O'Brien floor substitute agreed to, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N), passed (37-Y 0-N)
SB 952 - passed by for the day
SB 1016A - passed (33-Y 3-N)
SB 1095A - passed (30-Y 7-N)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR
SENATE BILLS ON SECOND READING
Read second time
SB 820 - engrossed
SB 1198A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed
SB 699 - engrossed
SB 722 - engrossed
SB 723 - engrossed
SB 792 - engrossed
SB 831 - engrossed
SB 842 - engrossed
SB 854 - engrossed
SB 1057A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed
SB 1103 - engrossed
SB 1141A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, Hanger floor amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed
SB 1176A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed
SB 1232 - engrossed
SB 1248A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed
SB 1253 - engrossed
SB 1274 - engrossed
SB 859 - out of block, committee amendment(s) rejected, Cuccinelli floor amendment offered, passed by for the day

REGULAR CALENDAR
SENATE BILLS ON SECOND READING
Read second time
SB 807A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N), failed to pass (18-Y 19-N), reconsideration of failure to pass agreed to (37-Y 0-N), failed to pass (17-Y 20-N)
SB 966S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed
SB 1008A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed
SB 1009 - engrossed

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR
SENATE BILLS ON FIRST READING
SB 709S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 876A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 987S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 1112 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 1228A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N), passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR
SENATE BILLS ON FIRST READING
SB 770 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 1135 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 1276 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N), passed by for day

On motion of Senator Chichester, the Senate adjourned at 1:20 p.m. to convene Thursday, January 27, 2005, at 12m.


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