Minute Book
2007 Session
Senate of Virginia
WILLIAM T. BOLLING, PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE
SUSAN CLARKE SCHAAR, CLERK
Friday, February 23, 2007
 

 

Called to order at 12 m. by Lt. Governor William T. Bolling

Prayer offered by The Reverend David T. Frazier, Mt. Sinai Baptist Church, Richmond, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present

Motion of Senator Quayle dispensed with reading of Journal (40-Y 0-N)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN20222): reading waived (39-Y 0-N)

Senate bills passed: SB 877, 1067, 1397

House bills with Senate amendments concurred in: HB 1623, 1627, 1645, 1653, 1738, 1740, 1817, 1908, 1936, 1977, 1997, 2314, 2353, 2387, 2465, 2471, 2518, 2521, 2534, 2591, 2660, 2661, 2678, 2772, 2853, 2890, 2917, 3090, 3094, 3098, 3122, 3177, 3184, 3205

House bills with Senate substitutes concurred in: HB 1897, 1985, 2073, 2076, 2197, 2361, 2425, 2431, 2491, 2517, 2570, 2614, 2653, 2864, 2923, 3034, 3068, 3114, 3138, 3153, 3199

House bills with Senate substitutes with amendments concurred in: HB 1673, 3082

Senate joint resolution agreed to: SJR 492

House joint resolutions with Senate amendments concurred in: HJR 566, 609, 615, 622, 627, 632, 637, 650, 683, 694, 773, 774

House joint resolutions with Senate substitutes concurred in: HJR 603, 652, 692

Rules suspended, privileges of the floor given to distinguished guests (39-Y 0-N)

SB 1427 - offered by Senator Norment (unanimous consent to introduce by voice vote)

Bill presented, ordered printed and referred under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 113: see February 24 Senate Calendar

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 12:25 p.m. to reconvene at 12:30 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 12:30 p.m.

SR - 59, 60, 61 offered by Senator Stolle

Resolutions presented, ordered printed and referred under Senate Rule 11(b)

SR 62 - offered by Senator Blevins

Resolution laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 113: see February 24 Senate Calendar

CALENDAR

BILLS IN CONFERENCE

HB 2236 - conference report agreed to (39-Y 0-N)

HB 2319 - conference report agreed to (29-Y 10-N)

HB 2782 - conference report agreed to (36-Y 1-N 2-A)

HB 2920 - conference report agreed to (39-Y 0-N)

HB 3022 - conference report agreed to (39-Y 0-N)

HB 3044 - conference report agreed to (40-Y 0-N)

HB 3151 - conference report agreed to (40-Y 0-N)

HJR 701 - conference report agreed to agreed to (voice vote)

SB 743 - conference report agreed to (40-Y 0-N)

SB 778 - conference report agreed to (39-Y 0-N)

SB 829 - conference report agreed to (35-Y 4-N), reconsidered (40-Y 0-N), conference report agreed to (30-Y 10-N)

SB 1162 - conference report agreed to (40-Y 0-N)

SB 1166 - conference report agreed to (40-Y 0-N)

HOUSE BILL WITH GOVERNOR’S AMENDMENTS

HB2684 - Governor's amendment(s) agreed to (40-Y 0-N)

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 12:45 p.m. to reconvene at 1:15 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 1:15 p.m.

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE

House agreed to HJR 1013 (Election of a Circuit Court Judge, General District Court Judges and a Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court Judge)

BILLS REPORTED

From Rules: SB 1427; HJR 1011

SB 1427 - read first time, Rules suspended, second constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N), engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed (40-Y 0-N)

HJR 1011 - read second time, Rules suspended, third reading waived (39-Y 0-N), agreed to (40-Y 0-N)

HJR 1013 – Rules suspended, taken up for immediate consideration (40-Y 0-N), readings waived, agreed to (40-Y 0-N), House informed

Joint Order pursuant to HJR 1013

SR 59 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (40-Y 0-N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

SR 60 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (40-Y 0-N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

SR 61 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (40-Y 0-N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

House informed that nominations have been made pursuant to HJR 1013

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: Nominations have been made pursuant to HJR 1013

ELECTION OF A CIRCUIT COURT JUDGE, GENERAL DISTRICT COURT JUDGES, AND A JUVENILE AND DOMESTIC RELATIONS DISTRICT COURT JUDGE

Circuit Court Judge (40-Y 0-N)

     Sixteenth Judicial Circuit: Cheryl V. Higgins

General District Court Judges (40-Y 0-N)

     Eleventh Judicial District: Paul W. Cella

     Fifteenth Judicial District: Sarah L. Deneke

Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court Judge (40-Y 0-N)

     Fifteenth Judicial District: Phillip U. Fines

Reading of report waived (40-Y 0-N)

SR 63 - offered by Senator Locke

On motion of Senator Chichester, the Senate adjourned in Memory of Army Sgt. Shawn M. Dunkin and in Memory of George Washington at 2:24 p.m. to convene Saturday, February 24, 2007, at 11:00 a.m.

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

 


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