Virginia House of Delegates
2008 Regular Session 
HOUSE MINUTES 
William J. Howell,  Speaker
Bruce F. Jamerson, Clerk 
Tuesday, January 29, 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  Imam Mohammed Magid,  All Dulles Area Muslim Society, Sterling 

Delegate Griffith led the House in the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America 

Attendance roll call - Quorum present 

Leave of Absence granted: Delegate Rust 

Journal for Monday, January 28, 2008, approved by  the Speaker  

Senate communication received

Senate bills passed: SBs 56, 158, 159, 174, 200, 262, 295, 344, 349, 357, 429, 473, 505, 603, 665, 684, 700, 704, 715, 757 

Committee reports

From Appropriations:  HBs 31, 94 (referred), 474S, 585 (referred), 772, 773, 774, 775, 1108 (referred)

From Courts of Justice: HBs 93S, 403S, 499S (referred), 717, 783A, 882, 945, 947 (referred), 1042, 1133, 1294, 1315, 1368 (referred), 1556

From General Laws: HBs 264S (referred), 289 (referred), 522A, 548S, 563A, 578, 677, 694A, 776, 838, 841, 867, 900 (referred), 944, 951A, 955S, 972S, 1066, 1075S, 1117S, 1239S, 1379A, 1459, 1502, 1526 (referred), 1544 (referred)

From Health, Welfare and Institutions: HBs 605A, 1037S, 1400S, 1498 (referred), 1521A, 1543S (referred)

From Science and Technology: HB 218A 

HR 10, amending Rule 18 of the Rules of the House of Delegates, relating to the ability to report without recommendation by the Committee on Rules, read a second time 

HJR 303 (Expressing appreciation for the hospitality extended by the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation) offered by Delegate Cole and agreed to 

Motion by Delegate Shuler to adjourn in honor and memory of Sgt. Tracy Renee Birkman agreed to 

HJR 286 taken up and agreed to 

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

CALENDAR 

HOUSE BILLS READ THIRD TIME

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HB 400 - Passed Block Vote (Y-98  N-0)

HB 850S - Passed Block Vote (Y-98  N-0)

HB 853 - Passed Block Vote (Y-98  N-0)

HB 1015 - Passed Block Vote (Y-98  N-0)

HB 1198A - Passed Block Vote (Y-98  N-0)

HB 1213 - Passed Block Vote (Y-98  N-0)

HB 1445S - Passed Block Vote (Y-98  N-0)

HB 1507 - Passed Block Vote (Y-98  N-0)

HB 1555 - Passed Block Vote (Y-98  N-0) 

HOUSE BILLS READ THIRD TIME

REGULAR CALENDAR

HB 121S - Passed (Y-88  N-10)

HB 837S - Passed (Y-94  N-2)

HB 1150A - Passed (Y-98  N-0)

HB 707S - Passed (Y-98  N-0)

HB 1203A - Passed (Y-75  N-22)

HB 1243A - Passed (Y-96  N-2)

HB 454A - Passed (Y-96  N-2)

HB 889A - Passed (Y-94  N-4)

HB 1345 - Passed (Y-93  N-5) 

HOUSE BILLS READ SECOND TIME

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HB 11S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Engrossed

HB 250A - Committee Amendments agreed to, Engrossed

HB 350 - Moved to Regular Calendar

HB 357 - Engrossed

HB 431 - Engrossed, Moved to Regular Calendar

HB 432 - Engrossed

HB 504A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Engrossed

HB 529S - Moved to Regular Calendar

HB 543S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed by for the day

HB 684 - Engrossed

HB 840 - Engrossed

HB 842 - Engrossed

HB 844S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Engrossed

HB 1098 - Engrossed

HB 1185 - Engrossed

HB 1197A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Engrossed

HB 1220 - Engrossed

HB 1235 - Moved to Regular Calendar

HB 1455 - Moved to Regular Calendar

HB 1490 - Engrossed

HB 1494S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Engrossed, Moved to Regular Calendar 

HOUSE BILLS READ SECOND TIME

REGULAR CALENDAR

HB 132 - Engrossed

HB 371 - Engrossed

HB 873A - Committee Amendments agreed to, Engrossed

HB 350 - Engrossed

HB 529S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Engrossed

HB 1235 - Engrossed

HB 1455 - Engrossed 

RESOLUTION

REGULAR CALENDAR

HJR 4S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Agreed to (Y-96  N-0) 

HOUSE BILLS READ FIRST TIME

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HB 163

HB 354S

HB 402A

HB 487A

HB 576S

HB 582S

HB 583S

HB 625

HB 678

HB 708A

HB 815S

HB 938A

HB 939A

HB 1000A

HB 1058A

HB 1144S

HB 1261 

HOUSE BILLS READ FIRST TIME

REGULAR CALENDAR

HB 220

HB 787

HB 1164

HB 1398 

Motion by Delegate Griffith to adjourn agreed to 

House adjourned at  1:34 p.m. to meet  Wednesday,  January 30, 2008, at  12 m. 

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


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