Virginia House of Delegates
2008 Regular Session 
HOUSE MINUTES 
William J. Howell,  Speaker
Bruce F. Jamerson, Clerk 
Wednesday, January 23, 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 Dr. Susan McBride,  Interim Pastor, Bethany Baptist Church, Woodford 

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 Howell of Norfolk and Lingamfelter 

Journal for Tuesday, January 22, 2008, approved by  the Speaker  

Senate communication

Senate bills passed: SBs 46, 74, 94, 153, 173, 197, 199, 201, 218, 219, 222, 225, 229, 235, 236, 252, 302, 319, 362, 369, 389, 427, 478, 494, 514, 520, 533, 569, 574, 616 

Committee reports

From Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources: HBs 5S, 114, 115A, 211A, 537S, 656 (referred), 661S (referred), 837S, 848A, 870, 999S, 1057 (referred), 1088 (referred), 1116A, 1121, 1150, 1206 (referred), 1214, 1230 (referred), 1259S, 1308, 1335A (referred), 1355 (referred), 1372, 1380 (referred), 1396A (referred), 1424, 1465 (referred), 1482, 1525 (referred); HJ 231

From Commerce and Labor: HBs 408 (referred), 549, 648, 914, 915, 1363 (referred), 1480 (referred)

From Education: HBs 137S, 259A, 771, 978 (referred), 1053 (referred)

From Transportation: HBs 1S (referred), 2S (referred), 453S, 454A, 627S, 875, 1152A, 1233 (referred), 1281 (referred), 1337 (referred), 1374 (referred), 1407 (referred), 1429, 1464A 

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) taken up and rejected (Y-18  N-77) 

Delegate Marshall of Prince William granted unanimous consent to introduce a bill [HB 1575] 

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 8 - Passed Block Vote (Y-97  N-0)

HB 140A - Passed Block Vote (Y-97  N-0)

HB 190 - Passed Block Vote (Y-97  N-0)

HB 240 - Passed Block Vote (Y-97  N-0)

HB 366S - Passed Block Vote (Y-97  N-0)

HB 430 - Passed Block Vote (Y-97  N-0)

HB 542A - Passed Block Vote (Y-97  N-0)

HB 637 - Passed Block Vote (Y-97  N-0)

HB 639 - Passed Block Vote (Y-97  N-0)

HB 724 - Passed Block Vote (Y-97  N-0)

HB 728S - Passed Block Vote (Y-97  N-0)

HB 780 - Passed Block Vote (Y-97  N-0)

HB 798A - Passed Block Vote (Y-97  N-0)

HB 831 - Passed Block Vote (Y-97  N-0)

HB 918 - Passed Block Vote (Y-97  N-0)

HB 925 - Passed Block Vote (Y-97  N-0)

HB 1160 - Passed Block Vote (Y-97  N-0) 

HOUSE BILLS READ THIRD TIME

REGULAR CALENDAR

HB 193A - Passed (Y-95  N-2)

HB 195A - Passed (Y-96  N-1)

HB 322SA - Passed (Y-95  N-1)

HB 881S - Passed (Y-97  N-0) 

HOUSE BILLS READ SECOND TIME

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HB 833 - Passed by for the day

HB 118A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Engrossed

HB 1438A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Engrossed 

HOUSE BILLS READ SECOND TIME

REGULAR CALENDAR

HB 285 - Passed by for the day

HB 847 - Passed by for the day

HB 877 - Passed by for the day

HB 443A - Passed by for the day

HB 767 - Engrossed 

HOUSE BILLS READ FIRST TIME

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HB 80

HB 105

HB 171A

HB 222S

HB 224S

HB 234

HB 282

HB 388

HB 401S

HB 520

HB 521

HB 557

HB 632

HB 1025

HB 1040

HB 1166A

HB 1222S

HB 1260A

HB 1265

HB 1299

HB 1354

HB 1391

HB 1420

HB 1431

HB 1447

HB 1471

HB 1500 

HOUSE BILLS READ FIRST TIME

REGULAR CALENDAR

HB 121

HB 151A

HB 412

HB 852 

Motion by Delegate Griffith to adjourn agreed to

House adjourned at  12:47 p.m. to meet  Thursday,  January 24, 2008, at 12 m.  

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


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