Minute Book
2005 SESSION                           SENATE OF VIRGINIA
TIMOTHY M. KAINE, PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE
SUSAN CLARKE SCHAAR, CLERK
Thursday, January 27, 2005

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

Prayer offered by The Reverend Rodney Barwick, Wylliesburg Baptist Church, Wylliesburg, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present

Motion of Senator Hawkins dispensed with reading of Journal (37-Y 0-N)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10126): reading waived (37-Y 0-N)
House bills passed: HB 1567, 1712, 1723, 1724, 1732, 1779, 1847, 1851, 1862, 1863, 1889, 1899, 1915, 1916, 1923, 1941, 1948, 1955, 1966, 1978, 2002, 2012, 2037, 2060, 2063, 2130, 2158, 2194, 2316, 2369, 2371, 2376, 2379, 2393, 2451, 2693
House joint resolution agreed to: HJR 833

House bills referred and joint resolution Laid on Clerk's Desk: see January 28 Senate Calendar

BILLS REPORTED
From Courts of Justice: SB 714S rereferred to Finance, 718A rereferred to Finance, 725A rereferred to Finance, 925S, 980, 1154 rereferred to Finance, 1157S, 1167S rereferred to Finance, 1209, 1217A rereferred to Finance, 1225A
From Education and Health: SB 744S rereferred to Finance, 757S rereferred to Finance, 861, 1024S, 1064A, 1109A, 1110, 1130S, 1214 rereferred to Finance, 1237 rereferred to Finance, 1246A, 1257 rereferred to Finance, 1259S, 1278S, 1288 rereferred to Finance, 1293S, 1304
From General Laws: SB 752, 934S, 963S, 970A, 984, 1107S, 1122S, 1153S rereferred to Finance, 1200S, 1252S rereferred to Finance, 1256S, 1267, 1269, 1270A, 1305
BILL REREFERRED
From Courts of Justice: SB 1322 rereferred to General Laws

SJR 465 - offered by Senator Obenshain
SJR 466 - offered by Senator Stosch
SJR 467 - offered by Senator Houck
SJR 468 - offered by Senator Chichester
SJR 470 - offered by Senator Reynolds

Joint resolutions laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 543: see January 28 Senate Calendar

Leave(s) of Absence granted: Senators Lambert and Potts

CALENDAR

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR
SENATE BILLS ON THIRD READING
Read third time
SB 820 - passed block vote (38-Y 0-N)
SB 1198A - passed block vote (38-Y 0-N)
SB 699 - passed block vote (38-Y 0-N)
SB 722 - passed block vote (38-Y 0-N)
SB 723 - passed block vote (38-Y 0-N)
SB 792 - passed block vote (38-Y 0-N)
SB 831 - passed block vote (38-Y 0-N)
SB 842 - passed block vote (38-Y 0-N)
SB 854 - passed block vote (38-Y 0-N)
SB 1057A - passed block vote (38-Y 0-N)
SB 1103 - passed block vote (38-Y 0-N)
SB 1141A - passed block vote (38-Y 0-N)
SB 1176A - passed block vote (38-Y 0-N)
SB 1232 - passed block vote (38-Y 0-N)
SB 1248A - passed block vote (38-Y 0-N)
SB 1253 - passed block vote (38-Y 0-N)
SB 1274 - passed block vote (38-Y 0-N)
SB 1151 - out of block, passed by for the day

REGULAR CALENDAR
SENATE BILLS ON THIRD READING
Read third time
SB 952 - passed by for the day
SB 966S - passed by for the day

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: House agreed to HJR 845 (Election of the Attorney General of Virginia and a Circuit Court Judge)

SR 24 and 25 offered by Senator Stolle
Resolutions presented, ordered printed and referred under Senate Rules 11(b)

HJR 845 - Rules suspended, taken up for immediate consideration (38-Y 0-N), readings waived, agreed to (38-Y 0-N), House informed

Joint Order pursuant to HJR 845

SR 24 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (38-Y 0-N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)
SR 25 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (37-Y 0-N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

House informed that nominations have been made pursuant to HJR 845

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: Nominations have been made pursuant to HJR 845

ELECTION OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL OF VIRGINIA AND A CIRCUIT COURT JUDGE
The Attorney General of Virginia (38-Y 0-N)
Judith W. Jagdmann
Reading of report waived (38-Y 0-N)

Circuit Court Judge (29-Y 1-N), reconsidered (34-Y 0-N), agreed to (25-Y 1-N)
Twenty-sixth Judicial Circuit: John J. McGrath, Jr.
Reading of report waived (37-Y 1-N)

CALENDAR (continued)

SB 1008A - passed (33-Y 4-N), passage reconsidered (38-Y 0-N), passed (34-Y 4-N)
SB 1009 - passed (35-Y 3-N)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR
SENATE BILLS ON SECOND READING
Read second time
SB 859A - Cuccinelli floor amendment # 1 withdrawn, Cuccinelli floor amendment # 2 agreed to, engrossed
SB 709S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed
SB 876A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed
SB 987S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed
SB 1112 - engrossed
SB 1228A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed

REGULAR CALENDAR
SENATE BILLS ON SECOND READING
Read second time
SB 770 - engrossed
SB 1135 - engrossed
SB 1276A - Watkins floor amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR
SENATE BILLS ON FIRST READING
SB 729 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 761 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 762 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 795 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 801 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 838A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 849S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 869S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 871 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 898 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 899A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 903 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 923A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 926A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 939 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 956 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 957 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 1007 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 1011A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 1012 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 1068 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 1074 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 1080S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 1104A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 1105A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 1133A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 1174A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 1273A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 1279 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR
SENATE BILLS ON FIRST READING
SB 900A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 994 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 1062 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 1128S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 1202A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SB 1332S - out of block, passed by for the day

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR
SENATE JOINT RESOLUTIONS OF FIRST READING
SJR 309 - Rules suspended, reading waived (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SJR 412 - Rules suspended, reading waived (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SJR 413 - Rules suspended, reading waived (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SJR 414A - Rules suspended, reading waived (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SJR 415 - Rules suspended, reading waived (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SJR 416 - Rules suspended, reading waived (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SJR 417A - Rules suspended, reading waived (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SJR 418 - Rules suspended, reading waived (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SJR 419 - Rules suspended, reading waived (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SJR 420 - Rules suspended, reading waived (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SJR 421 - Rules suspended, reading waived (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day
SJR 422 - Rules suspended, reading waived (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR
SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION ON FIRST READING
SJR 337 - Rules suspended, reading waived (38-Y 0-N), passed by for day

MEMORIAL RESOLUTIONS
HJR 751 - agreed to block vote
HJR 773 - agreed to block vote
HJR 775 - agreed to block vote
HJR 776 - agreed to block vote
HJR 777 - agreed to block vote
HJR 778 - agreed to block vote
HJR 779 - agreed to block vote
HJR 780 - agreed to block vote
HJR 781 - agreed to block vote
HJR 782 - agreed to block vote
HJR 792 - agreed to block vote
SJR 426 - agreed to block vote
SJR 427 - agreed to block vote
SJR 432 - agreed to block vote
SJR 434 - agreed to block vote
SJR 436 - agreed to block vote
SJR 445 - agreed to block vote
SJR 447 - agreed to block vote
SJR 452 - agreed to block vote
SJR 455 - agreed to block vote
SJR 456 - agreed to block vote
SJR 457 - agreed to block vote
SJR 458 - agreed to block vote
SJR 459 - agreed to block vote
SJR 460 - agreed to block vote
HJR 774 - out of block, agreed to
SJR 435 - out of block, agreed to
SJR 454 - out of block, agreed to

COMMENDING RESOLUTIONS
HJR 752 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 753 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 754 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 755 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 756 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 758 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 759 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 760 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 761 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 764 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 765 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 766 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 783 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 784 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 785 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 786 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 788 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 793 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 794 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 795 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 796 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 797 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
SJR 357 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
SJR 429 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
SJR 430 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
SJR 431 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
SJR 433 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
SJR 438 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
SJR 439 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
SJR 443 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
SJR 444 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
SJR 446 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
SJR 448 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
SJR 450 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
SJR 453 - agreed to block vote (voice vote)
HJR 787 - out of block, agreed to (voice vote)

SJR 469 - offered by Senator Cuccinelli

Joint resolution laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 543: see January 28 Senate Calendar

On motion of Senator Chichester, the Senate adjourned in Memory of Lance Corporal Jonathan W. Bowling, Jr. at 1:50 p.m. to convene Friday, January 28, 2005, at 11:30 a.m.


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