Minute Book
2005 SESSION                           SENATE OF VIRGINIA
TIMOTHY M. KAINE, PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE
SUSAN CLARKE SCHAAR, CLERK
Monday, February 21, 2005

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

Prayer offered by The Reverend C. Douglas Smith, Virginia Interfaith Center for Public Policy, Richmond, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present

Motion of Senator Hanger dispensed with reading of Journal (38-Y 1-N)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN50218): reading waived (38-Y 0-N)
Senate bills with House amendments passed: SB 813, 867, 1006, 1008, 1009, 1033, 1045, 1088, 1106, 1197, 1198, 1261, 1275
Senate bills with House substitutes passed: SB 778, 804, 810, 875, 1196, 1235, 1253
House bill with Senate substitute rejected: HB 2245
House bill with Senate amendments #1 and #2 agreed to, Senate amendment # 3 rejected: HB 2837
House joint resolutions agreed to: HJR 924, 925, 926, 927, 928, 930, 931, 932, 933, 934, 935, 936, 938, 939, 940, 941, 942, 943, 945, 946, 947, 948, 951, 952, 953, 954, 955, 956, 957, 958, 962
Senate bills passed: SB 699, 791, 792, 820, 821, 822, 823, 884, 905, 919, 929, 944, 1029, 1083, 1176, 1201, 1205, 1248, 1276, 1310
House bills with Senate amendments concurred in: HB 1641, 1885, 2041, 2086, 2215, 2382, 2535, 2616, 2632, 2891, 2920, 2937
House bills with Senate substitutes concurred in: HB 2029, 2059, 2217, 2438, 2919
Senate joint resolutions agreed to: SJR 299, 485, 486, 487, 488, 489, 490, 491, 493, 494, 495, 496, 497
Senate bill defeated: SB 1336

Senate bills with House amendments and substitutes placed on Calendar
House joint resolutions Laid on Clerk's Desk: see February 22 Senate Calendar

BILLS REPORTED
From Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources: HB 2073, 2192S, 2197, 2198, 2221S, 2338, 2624, 2805

Rules suspended, privilege of the floor given to distinguished guest (38-Y 0-N)

Rules suspended, privileges of the floor given to distinguished guests (40-Y 0-N)

Rules suspended, privileges of the floor given to distinguished guest (40-Y 0-N)

SJR 533 - offered by Senator Deeds
SJR 534 - offered by Senator Devolites Davis
SJR 535 - offered by Senator Martin
SJR 536 - offered by Senator Howell
SJR 537 - offered by Senator Locke

Joint resolutions laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 543: see February 22 Senate Calendar

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 12:35 p.m. to reconvene at 1:00 p.m.
The Senate reconvened at 1:00 p.m.

CALENDAR

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - SENATE
SB 1247 - passed by for the day
SB 779 - House substitute agreed to (40-Y 0-N)
SB 889 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (40-Y 0-N)
SB 722 - House amendment(s) agreed to (40-Y 0-N)
SB 752 - House amendment(s) agreed to (40-Y 0-N)
SB 753 - House amendment(s) agreed to (40-Y 0-N)
SB 894 - House amendment(s) agreed to (40-Y 0-N)
SB 988 - House amendment(s) agreed to (40-Y 0-N)
SB 1017 - House amendment(s) agreed to (40-Y 0-N)
SB 1122 - House amendment(s) agreed to (40-Y 0-N)
SB 1131 - House amendment(s) agreed to (40-Y 0-N)
SB 1132 - House amendment(s) agreed to (39-Y 0-N)
SB 1164 - House amendment(s) agreed to (40-Y 0-N)
SB 1173 - House substitute agreed to (40-Y 0-N)
SB 1183 - House substitute agreed to (39-Y 0-N)
SB 1184 - House amendment(s) agreed to (40-Y 0-N)
SB 1192 - House amendment(s) agreed to (39-Y 0-N)
SB 1202 - House amendment(s) agreed to (40-Y 0-N)
SB 1209 - House amendment(s) agreed to (40-Y 0-N)
SB 1296 - House amendment(s) agreed to (40-Y 0-N)
SB 1326 - House substitute agreed to (40-Y 0-N)
SB 1333 - passed by for the day, reconsideration of passed by for the day agreed to (39-Y 0-N), House amendment(s) rejected (4-Y 36-N)
SB 1344 - House substitute agreed to (40-Y 0-N)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR
HOUSE BILLS ON THIRD READING
Read third time
HB 2777SA - Williams floor amendment #1 agreed to, Williams floor amendment #2 agreed to, engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2800A - committee amendment(s) #1-3 agreed to, committee amendment #4 rejected, reconsideration of adoption of committee amendment(s) #1-3 agreed to (40-Y 0-N), reconsideration of rejection of committee amendment #4 agreed to (40-Y 0-N), committee amendment(s) #1, 2 and 4 rejected, committee amendment #3 agreed to, engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 1518S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 1556 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 1683 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 1722 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 1763 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 1791 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 1812 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 1824 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 1896S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 1946 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 1967 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 1988 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2006 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2036A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2051A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2052A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2079 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2109 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2110 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2118S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2123 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2136 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2162 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2164 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2165 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2170 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2206 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2216S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2237 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2247A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2248S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2267A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2283 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2284 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2318A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2326 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2384A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2399 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2404 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2430 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2431 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2446 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2447 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2448 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2449 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2451S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2454A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2461S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2471A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2508 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2524 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2529 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2547 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2584 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2623S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2631 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2642 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2655S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2656A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2663A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2720 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2729 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2786 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2787 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2796S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2803 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2804A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2808A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2820 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2836S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2843 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2857 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2860 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2863 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2869 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2870 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2871 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2872 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2881SA - committee substitute agreed to, Martin floor amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2930A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed, passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2936 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)
HB 1576 - out of block, passed by for the day
HB 1738S - out of block, passed by for the day
HB 1793S - out of block, passed by for the day
HB 1666A - out of block, Lambert floor amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed, passed (39-Y 0-N)
HB 1921A - out of block, committee amendment(s) rejected, Stosch floor amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed, passed (40-Y 0-N)
HB 2288A - out of block, passed by for the day
HB 2316S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, out of block, passed (38-Y 1-N)
HB 2583 - out of block, passed by for the day
HB 2697 - out of block, passed by for the day

REGULAR CALENDAR
HOUSE BILLS ON THIRD READING
Read third time
HB 1546 - passed by for the day
HB 2065 - passed by for the day
HB 2168A - Ticer floor amendment(s) rejected (14-Y 26-N), engrossed, passed (25-Y 15-N)
HB 1798A - passed by for the day
HB 1992 - failed to pass (13-Y 25-N), reconsideration of failure to pass agreed to (38-Y 0-N), failed to pass (7-Y 31-N)
HB 2151A - passed by for the day
HB 2510A - passed by for the day
HB 2557 - passed by for the day
HB 2907 - passed by for the day

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR
HOUSE BILLS ON SECOND READING
HB 1539S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 1573S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 1602S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 1605 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 1615A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 1656 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 1691A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 1705 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 1708 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 1726 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 1769A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 1816S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 1883 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 1893 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 1931 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 1968 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 1972 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 1980 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 1983S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2020 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2022S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2067A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2186 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2199S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2236 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2238 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2243 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2249S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2253 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2275 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2277 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2278 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2305A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2321A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2336 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2342 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2400 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2435 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2509 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2519 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2572 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2575 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2576 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2578 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2580 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2586A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2588 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2598A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2602S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2605S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2627A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2640A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2649 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2666S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2690A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2763A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2772 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2793 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2822 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2826 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2832S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2844 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2856 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2866S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2905 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2938 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR
HOUSE BILLS ON SECOND READING
HB 2738 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2019 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HB 2776A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR
SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION ON THIRD READING
Read third time
SJR 510A - passed by for the day

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR
HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTIONS ON SECOND READING
HJR 526 - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 573 - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 574 - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 588S - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 598 - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 605A - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 625A - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 640A - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 643 - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 646 - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 656 - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 657 - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 664 - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 667 - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 668A - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 669 - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 685S - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 686 - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 688 - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 689A - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 701 - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 702 - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 704S - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 706A - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 707 - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 709A - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 710 - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 711 - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 713 - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 742S - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 747 - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 750 - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 757 - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 768A - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 789 - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 790S - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 817S - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 818 - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 819 - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 821 - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 850 - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR
HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTIONS ON SECOND READING
HJR 551 - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 679 - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day
HJR 770 - Rules suspended, reading waived (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR
SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION ON FIRST READING
SJR 492 - read first time

HJR 926 - Rules suspended, taken up for immediate consideration (40-Y 0-N), agreed to (voice vote)
HJR 928 - Rules suspended, taken up for immediate consideration (40-Y 0-N), agreed to (voice vote)
HJR 962 - Rules suspended, taken up for immediate consideration (40-Y 0-N), agreed to (voice vote)

CONFEREES APPOINTED
SB 889 - Senators Mims, Ruff and Whipple

SJR 538 - offered by Senator Hanger
SJR 539 - offered by Senator Stosch
SJR 540 - offered by Senator Mims

Joint resolutions laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 543: see February 22 Senate Calendar

On motion of Senator Chichester, the Senate adjourned at 2:57 p.m. to convene Tuesday, February 22, 2005, at 11:00 a.m. and suspended the Rules to allow the Clerk to recieve commending and memorial resolutions until 5:00 p.m. (39-Y 0-N) Pursuant to Rule 21(d)ii, the Clerk was ordered to receive committee reports.

BILL REPORTED
From Rules: HB 2131


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