Virginia House of Delegates
2008 Regular Session 
HOUSE MINUTES 
William J. Howell,  Speaker
Bruce F. Jamerson, Clerk 
Tuesday, January 22, 2008
  

Called to order at 12 m. by William J. Howell, Speaker 

Mace placed on Speaker's table by Sergeant at Arms 

Prayer offered by  The Reverend James R. McCollum,  Pastor, First Baptist Church, Newport News 

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: Delegates Hall and Johnson 

Journal for Monday, January 21, 2008, approved by the Speaker   

Senate communication received

Senate bills passed: SBs 7, 53, 62, 192, 195, 230, 237, 240, 282, 375, 460, 508, 509, 561, 582, 614 

Committee reports

From Appropriations: HB 111 (referred)

From Courts of Justice: HBs 49 (referred), 80, 105, 151A, 222S, 224S, 282, 412, 521, 557, 817 (referred), 818 (referred), 971 (referred), 1313 (referred), 1320 (referred)

From General Laws: HBs 116 (referred), 171A, 388, 390 (referred), 520, 552 (referred), 644 (referred), 696 (referred), 824 (referred), 839 (referred), 902 (referred), 1312 (referred)

From Health, Welfare and Institutions: HBs 121, 401S, 1025, 1040, 1166A, 1222S, 1227S (referred), 1260A, 1265, 1299, 1354, 1420, 1431, 1447, 1471, 1483 (referred)

From Science and Technology: HBs 234, 632 

HR 9, amending Rule 84 of the Rules of the House of Delegates and adding Rule 85 to the Rules of the House of Delegates, relating to the General Assembly Building and the State Capitol, read a fifth time 

Delegate Hargrove granted unanimous consent to introduce a bill [HB 1574] 

Bill presented, ordered printed, and referred pursuant to House Rule 37 

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

CALENDAR 

HOUSE BILLS READ THIRD TIME

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HB 52A - Passed Block Vote (Y-97  N-0)

HB 517 - Passed Block Vote (Y-97  N-0)

HB 518A - Passed Block Vote (Y-97  N-0)

HB 946A - Passed Block Vote (Y-97  N-0) 

HOUSE BILLS READ THIRD TIME

REGULAR CALENDAR

HB 723 - Passed (Y-97  N-0)

HB 894 - Passed (Y-60  N-37)

HB 470A - Passed (Y-97  N-0)

HB 649 - Passed (Y-95  N-2) 

HOUSE BILLS READ SECOND TIME

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HB 833 - Passed by for the day

HB 8 - Engrossed

HB 140A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Engrossed

HB 190 - Engrossed

HB 240 - Engrossed

HB 366S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Engrossed

HB 430 - Engrossed

HB 443A - Moved to Regular Calendar

HB 542A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Engrossed

HB 637 - Engrossed

HB 639 - Engrossed

HB 724 - Engrossed

HB 728S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Engrossed

HB 780 - Engrossed

HB 798A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Engrossed

HB 831 - Engrossed

HB 881S - Moved to Regular Calendar

HB 918 - Engrossed

HB 925 - Engrossed

HB 1160 - Engrossed 

HOUSE BILLS READ SECOND TIME

REGULAR CALENDAR

HB 285 - Passed by for the day

HB 193A - Committee Amendment rejected, Delegate Orrock floor amendments agreed to, Engrossed

HB 195A - Committee Amendments agreed to, Engrossed

HB 322SA - Committee Substitute agreed to, Delegate Armstrong floor amendment agreed to (Y-95  N-2), Delegate Griffith floor amendment agreed to (Y-93  N-4), Engrossed

HB 847 - Passed by for the day

HB 877 - Passed by for the day

HB 443A - Passed by for the day

HB 881S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Engrossed 

HOUSE BILLS READ FIRST TIME

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HB 118A

HB 1438A 

HOUSE BILL READ FIRST TIME

REGULAR CALENDAR

HB 767 

Committee report

From Rules: HBs 91 (referred), 104 (referred), 296 (referred), 299 (referred), 304 (referred), 445 (referred), 452 (referred), 852 (reported without recommendation), 1391, 1500; HJs 5S, 41S 

Motion by Delegate Griffith to adjourn agreed to 

House adjourned at  12:57 p.m. to meet  Wednesday,  January 23, 2008, at  12 m. 

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


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