Virginia House of Delegates

2007 Regular Session

HOUSE MINUTES

William J. Howell,  Speaker

Bruce F. Jamerson, Clerk

Thursday, February 22, 2007

 

Called to order at 11:00 a.m. by William J. Howell, Speaker

Mace placed on Speaker's table by Sergeant at Arms

 

Prayer offered by  The Reverend Dr. Albert C. Lynch,  Pastor, St. Andrew's United Methodist Church, Richmond

 

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: Delegate Johnson (portion)

 

Journal for Wednesday, February 21, 2007, approved by the Speaker 

Senate communication received

House bills passed with Senate amendments: HBs 1623, 1653, 1936, 1997, 2353, 2518, 2521, 2591, 2707, 2760, 2772, 3090, 3122, 3177, 3184, 3205

House bills passed with Senate substitutes: HBs 1851, 1897, 1985, 2073, 2361, 2517, 2570, 2614, 2653, 2671, 2923, 3034, 3114, 3153, 3199

House bill passed with Senate substitute with amendments: HB 1673

House bill, Senate insisted on its amendment and requested Committee of Conference: HB 2920

House bills, Senate insisted on its substitutes and requested Committees of Conference: HBs 1800, 3044

Senate bill, House substitute rejected: SB 1218

Senate bill, Senate acceded to House request for Committee of Conference: SB 1167

House joint resolutions agreed to with Senate amendments: HJRs 566, 609, 615, 622, 627, 632, 637, 650, 683, 694, 744, 773, 774

House joint resolutions agreed to with Senate substitutes: HJRs 603, 652, 692, 701, 728

House bills passed: HBs 1796, 1895, 2040, 2051, 2065, 2101, 2239, 2413, 2429, 2569, 2594, 2690, 2708, 2799, 2855, 2955, 2968, 2981, 3023, 3076, 3127, 3132, 3137, 3182

Senate bill, House amendments agreed to: SB 1042

Senate bill, House substitute agreed to: SB 1128

Senate bill, Conference report agreed to: SB 870

House joint resolutions agreed to: HJRs 575, 584, 587, 611, 642, 647, 658, 659, 686, 688, 696, 709, 725, 726, 729, 730, 743, 775

Committee report

From Privileges and Elections: SJ 492; HJ 1011

SB 1218 - House insists on its substitute and requests Committee of Conference

HBs 1800, 2920, 3044 - House accedes to Senate request for Committees of Conference

HB 1793 - Conferees appointed: Griffith, Kilgore, Armstrong

HB 1800 - Conferees appointed: Cosgrove, Athey, Barlow

HB 2084 - Conferees appointed: Eisenberg, Welch, Joannou

HB 2319 - Conferees appointed: Welch, O'Bannon, BaCote

HB 2365 - Conferees appointed: Scott of Madison, Bell, Armstrong

HB 2749 - Conferees appointed: Hurt, Athey, Johnson

HB 2782 - Conferees appointed: Morgan, Wittman, Shannon

HB 2787 - Conferees appointed: Joannou, Welch, Gear

HB 2920 - Conferees appointed: Shannon, Orrock, Nixon

HB 3044 - Conferees appointed: Bowling, Saxman, Purkey

HB 3151 - Conferees appointed: Iaquinto, Purkey, Lewis

SB 969 - Conferees appointed: Suit, Rapp, Amundson

SB 1167 - Conferees appointed: Cline, Suit, Miller of Norfolk

Motion by Delegate Amundson to adjourn in memory of George Washington, whose birth date was February 22, 1732, agreed to

Motion by Delegate Griffith to recess agreed to

House recessed at 12:01 p.m. until 12:30 p.m.

House reconvened at 12:30 p.m.

 

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

CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS READ THIRD TIME

REGULAR CALENDAR

SB 1101S - Passed by for the day

SB 900S - Delegate Griffith floor substitute agreed to, Passed (Y-93  N-5)

SB 1246A - Passed (Y-87  N-10)

SB 1396S - Passed by for the day

SB 838A - Delegate Athey floor amendment withdrawn, Delegate Athey floor amendment agreed to, Delegate Scott of Fairfax floor amendment withdrawn, Passed (Y-76  N-21)

SB 781S - Passed by temporarily

SB 1263A - Delegate Armstrong floor amendments agreed to, Passed (Y-86  N-8)

SB 1296S - Passed by temporarily

SB 1332S - Delegate Hamilton floor substitute agreed to, Passed (Y-91  N-6)

SB 1065S - Passed (Y-95  N-0)

SB 1067 - Passed (Y-98  N-0)

SB 1068S - Passed (Y-98  N-0)

SB 1223A - Passed (Y-98  N-0)

SB 1397 - Passed (Y-98  N-0)

SB 873A - Passed (Y-98  N-0)

SB 877 - Passed (Y-98  N-0)

SB 1071S - Passed (Y-98  N-0)

SB 1270S - Passed (Y-95  N-2)

HOUSE BILLS WITH SENATE AMENDMENTS

HB 1627 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-90  N-8)

HB 1645 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-97  N-0)

HB 1681 -  Senate substitute rejected (Y-3  N-95)

HB 1710 -  Senate substitute rejected (Y-5  N-93)

HB 1738 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-98  N-0)

HB 1740 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-96  N-1)

HB 1817 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-97  N-0)

HB 1908 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-55  N-41)

HB 1977 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-80  N-18)

HB 2076 -  Senate substitute agreed to (Y-97  N-0)

HB 2197 -  Senate substitute agreed to (Y-85  N-12)

HB 2387 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-98  N-0)

HB 2465 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-96  N-2)

HB 2471 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-96  N-0)

HB 2491 -  Senate substitute agreed to (Y-95  N-1)

HB 2534 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-98  N-0)

HB 2660 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-97  N-0)

HB 2661 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-98  N-0)

HB 2678 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-97  N-0)

HB 2853 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-96  N-0)

HB 2864 -  Senate substitute agreed to (Y-97  N-0)

HB 2890 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-98  N-0)

HB 2917 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-96  N-0)

HB 3094 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-98  N-0)

HB 3098 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-98  N-0)

HB 3138 -  Senate substitute agreed to (Y-96  N-0)

HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION WITH SENATE AMENDMENT

HJR 18 -  Senate substitute rejected (Y-11  N-82)

RESOLUTIONS

REGULAR CALENDAR

SJR 326 - Defeated (Y-62  N-36) [requires 2/3 affirmative vote of members voting], Reconsidered, Passed by temporarily

HR 56A - Delegate Jones of Richmond City floor amendment agreed to, Agreed to (Y-96  N-1)

SJR 354 - Agreed to (Y-97  N-0)

MEMORIAL RESOLUTIONS ON THE SPEAKER'S TABLE

SJR 499 - Agreed to

HJR 1007 - Agreed to

HR 61 - Agreed to

HR 62 - Agreed to

HR 64 - Agreed to

COMMENDING RESOLUTIONS ON THE SPEAKER'S TABLE

HJR 1001 - Passed by for the day

HR 63 - Agreed to

HOUSE BILL WITH GOVERNOR'S RECOMMENDATION

HB 2684 - Governor's recommendation agreed to (Y-96  N-0)

SENATE BILL IN CONFERENCE

SB 870 - Conference report agreed to (Y-98  N-0)

Motion by Delegate Griffith to recess agreed to

House recessed at 2:08 p.m. until 2:40 p.m.

House reconvened at 2:40 p.m.

SUPPLEMENTAL CALENDAR NO. 1

HOUSE BILLS WITH SENATE AMENDMENTS

HB 1623 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-82  N-0)

HB 1653 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-87  N-10)

HB 1673 - Senate substitute with amendment agreed to (Y-85  N-3)

HB 1851 - Senate substitute rejected (Y-1  N-89)

HB 1897 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-90  N-0)

HB 1936 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-88  N-3)

HB 1985 - Senate substitute rejected (Y-3  N-89),  Reconsidered,  Senate substitute agreed to (Y-92  N-0)

HB 1997 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-97  N-0)

HB 2073 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-92  N-0)

HB 2353 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-91  N-0)

HB 2361 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-92  N-0)

HB 2517 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-93  N-0)

HB 2518 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-95  N-0)

HB 2521 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-96  N-0)

HB 2570 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-96  N-0)

HB 2591 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-96  N-0)

HB 2614 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-97  N-0)

HB 2626 - Senate substitute rejected (Y-25  N-72)

HB 2653 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-96  N-0)

HB 2671 - Senate substitute rejected (Y-5  N-91)

HB 2707 - Senate amendments rejected (Y-8  N-89)

HB 2760 - Senate amendments rejected (Y-1  N-96)

HB 2772 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-96  N-0)

HB 2923 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-98  N-0)

HB 3034 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-97  N-0)

HB 3090 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-96  N-0)

HB 3114 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-96  N-0)

HB 3122 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-95  N-1)

HB 3153 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-96  N-0)

HB 3177 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-94  N-0)

HB 3184 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-95  N-0)

HB 3199 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-95  N-1)

HB 3205 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-92  N-3)

HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTIONS WITH SENATE AMENDMENTS

HJR 566 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-95  N-0)

HJR 603 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-98  N-0)

HJR 609 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-97  N-1)

HJR 615 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-98  N-0)

HJR 622 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-96  N-0)

HJR 627 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-97  N-0)

HJR 632 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-97  N-1)

HJR 637 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-97  N-0)

HJR 650 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-96  N-1)

HJR 652 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-95  N-0)

HJR 683 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-96  N-0)

HJR 692 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-97  N-1)

HJR 694 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-96  N-0)

HJR 701 - Senate substitute rejected (Y-3  N-95)

HJR 728 - Senate substitute rejected (Y-1  N-97)

HJR 744 - Senate amendment rejected (Y-3  N-96)

HJR 773 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-93  N-5)

HJR 774 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-99  N-0)

RESOLUTIONS

REGULAR CALENDAR

SJR 492 - Agreed to (Y-99  N-0)

HJR 1011 - Agreed to (Y-99  N-0)

CALENDAR

RESOLUTION

REGULAR CALENDAR

SJR 326 - Defeated (Y-45  N-54)

Motion by Delegate Griffith to recess until 6:00 p.m.

House recessed at 3:43 p.m. until 6:00 p.m.

House reconvened at 6:00 p.m.

Senate communication received

House bills, Senate insisted on its amendments and requested Committees of Conference: HBs 1791, 2800, 3171

House bills, Senate insisted on its substitutes and requested Committees of Conference: HBs 1836, 2064, 2370, 3061, 3180

Senate bills, House substitutes rejected: SBs 749, 771, 1014, 1166, 1180, 1331, 1362, 1392

Senate bill, House substitute with amendment rejected: SB 1088

Senate bill, House substitute agreed to and House amendment rejected: SB 829

Senate bills, Senate acceded to House request for Commitees of Conference: SBs 1204, 1341

Senate joint resolution, House substitute rejected: SJR 373

Senate joint resolutions, Senate acceded to House request for Committees of Conference: SJR 332, 390, 401

Senate bill, House substitute agreed to: SB 1301

Senate communication received

Senate bill passed: SB 1426

Senate communication received

House bill passed: HB 2422

SBs 749, 771, 1014, 1166, 1180, 1331, 1362, 1392 - House insists on its substitutes and requests Committees of Conference

SB 1088 - House insists on its substitute with amendment and requests Committee of Conference

SB 829 - House insists on its amendment and requests Committee of Conference

SJR 373 - House insists on its substitute and requests Committees of Conference

HBs 1791, 1836, 2064, 2370, 2800, 3061, 3171, 3180 - House accedes to Senate request for Committees of Conference

HB 1791 - Conferees appointed: Griffith, Marshall of Danville, Tyler

HB 1836 - Conferees appointed: Amundson, Suit, Rapp

HB 2064 - Conferees appointed: Cox, Cosgrove, Bulova

HB 2370 - Conferees appointed: Tata, Hogan, Ware of Roanoke City

HB 2800 - Conferees appointed: Byron, Athey, Ware of Roanoke City

HB 3061 - Conferees appointed: Frederick, McQuigg, Hall

HB 3171 - Conferees appointed: Landes, Hogan, Phillips

HB 3180 - Conferees appointed: Gear, Rapp, BaCote

SB 1204 - Conferees appointed: Reid, Lingamfelter, Alexander

SB 1341 - Conferees appointed: Frederick, McQuigg, Hall

SJ 332 - Conferees appointed: O'Bannon, Griffith, Johnson

SJ 390 - Conferees appointed: Hamilton, O'Bannon, Brink

SJ 401 - Conferees appointed: Cline, Landes, Lewis

 

CALENDAR

SENATE BILL IN CONFERENCE

SB 1172 - Conference report agreed to (Y-91 N-1)

SENATE BILLS READ THIRD TIME

REGULAR CALENDAR

SB 781SA - Delegate Bell floor amendment agreed to, Passed (Y-87  N-9)

SB 1296SA - Delegate Bell floor amendment agreed to, Passed (Y-85  N-10)

Senate communication received

House bill passed with Senate substitute: HB 2425

SJ 332 - Conferees appointed: O'Bannon, Griffith, McEachin (Delegate McEachin replaces Delegate Johnson)

Motion by Delegate Griffith to recess agreed to

House recessed at 7:38 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.

House reconvened at 9:00 p.m.

Senate communication received

House bill passed with Senate amendment: HB 2314

House bills passed with Senate substitutes: HBs 2431, 3068

House bills passed with Senate substitutes with amendments: HBs 2954, 3082

Senate joint resolutions agreed to: SJRs 510, 511, 512, 513, 514, 515, 516, 517, 518, 519, 520, 521, 522, 523, 524, 525, 526, 527, 528, 529, 530, 531, 532, 534, 535, 536, 537, 538, 539, 540, 541, 542

House bills passed: HBs 1708, 1984, 2302, 3168, 3208

SUPPLEMENTAL CALENDAR NO. 2

HOUSE BILLS WITH SENATE AMENDMENTS

HB 2314 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-70  N-15), Reconsidered, Senate amendment agreed to (Y-60  N-30)

HB 2425 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-87  N-0)

Senate communication received

House bills, Senate insisted on its amendments and requested Committees of Conference: HBs 2707, 2760, 2954

House bills, Senate insisted on its substitutes and requested Committees of Conference: HBs 1681, 1710, 1851, 2626, 2671

Senate bills, House substitutes rejected: SBs 1068, 1071, 1270

Senate bills, House substitutes with amendments rejected: SBs 781, 1296

Senate bills, Senate acceded to House request for Committees of Conference: SBs 749, 771, 829, 1014, 1088, 1166, 1180, 1218, 1331, 1362, 1392

House joint resolution, Senate insisted on its amendment and requested Committee of Conference: HJR 744

House joint resolutions, Senate insisted on its substitutes and requested Committees of Conference: HJRs 18, 701, 728

Senate joint resolution, Senate acceded to House request for Committee of Conference: SJR 373

Senate communication received

House joint resolution rejected: HJR 723

SBs 1068, 1071, 1270 - House insists on its substitutes and requests Committees of Conference

SBs 781, 1296 - House insists on its substitutes with amendments and requests Committees of Conference

HBs 1681, 1710, 1851, 2626, 2671, 2707, 2760, 2954 - House accedes to Senate request for Committees of Conference

HJRs 18, 701, 728, 744 - House accedes to Senate request for Committees of Conference

Senate communication received

Senate bills, Senate acceded to House request for Committees of Conference: SBs 781, 1068, 1071, 1270, 1296

HB 1681 - Conferees appointed: Callahan, Reid, Abbitt

HB 1710 - Conferees appointed: Callahan, Wittman, Dance

HB 1851 - Conferees appointed: Wittman, Peace, Hull

HB 2626 - Conferees appointed: Reid, Cox, Abbitt

HB 2671 - Conferees appointed: Griffith, Sherwood, Marsden

HB 2707 - Conferees appointed: Hugo, Rapp, Sickles

HB 2760 - Conferees appointed: Hurt, Janis, Armstrong

HB 2954 - Conferees appointed: Bell, Athey, Joannou

HJ 18 - Conferees appointed: Cox, Griffith, Joannou

HJ 701 - Conferees appointed: Hamilton, O'Bannon, Brink

HJ 728 - Conferees appointed: McEachin, O'Bannon, Griffith

HJ 744 - Conferees appointed: McEachin, Griffith, Janis

SB 749 - Conferees appointed: Callahan, Reid, Abbitt

SB 771 - Conferees appointed: Callahan, Wittman, Dance

SB 781 - Conferees appointed: Bell, Athey, Joannou

SB 829 - Conferees appointed: Cosgrove, Rust, Ebbin

SB 1014 - Conferees appointed: Ware of Powhatan, Byron, Sickles

SB 1068 - Conferees appointed: Kilgore, Fralin, Toscano

SB 1071 - Conferees appointed: Albo, Gilbert, Moran

SB 1088 - Conferees appointed: Byron, Dudley, Armstrong

SB 1166 - Conferees appointed: Putney, Hogan, Joannou

SB 1180 - Conferees appointed: Scott of Madison, Bell, Armstrong

SB 1218 - Conferees appointed: Tata, Hogan, Ware of Roanoke City

SB 1270 - Conferees appointed: Morgan, Orrock, Englin

SB 1296 - Conferees appointed: Bell, Athey, Joannou

SB 1331 - Conferees appointed: Putney, Hogan, Valentine

SB 1362 - Conferees appointed: Morgan, Plum, Hargrove

SB 1392 - Conferees appointed: Gear, Rapp, BaCote

SJ 373 - Conferees appointed: Cox, Griffith, Joannou

Motion by Delegate Griffith to adjourn agreed to

 

House adjourned at  10:37 p.m. to meet  Friday,  February 23, 2007, at 12 m.

KEY:  A = AMENDMENT(S); S = SUBSTITUTE; SA = SUBSTITUTE WITH AMENDMENT(S)

 


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