Virginia House of Delegates
2008 Regular Session 
HOUSE MINUTES 
William J. Howell,  Speaker
Bruce F. Jamerson, Clerk 
Thursday, February 07, 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 Jonathan P. Falwell,  Pastor, Thomas Road Baptist Church, Lynchburg 

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

Attendance roll call - Quorum present 

Journal for Wednesday, February 6, 2008, approved by the Speaker   

Senate communication received

Senate bills passed: SBs 20, 28, 150, 171, 228, 370, 371, 607, 653, 691, 747, 787

Senate joint resolutions agreed to: SJRs 17, 28, 31, 42, 66, 74, 77, 89, 126, 128, 133 

Committee reports

From Appropriations: HBs 2, 149S, 688A, 788A, 871A, 903A, 923S, 1164A, 1498A, 1514A, 1547S

From Finance: HBs 239S, 579S, 711A, 869, 1009S, 1123S

From Transportation: HBs 161S (referred), 269, 469A, 534S, 631, 885S, 1024 (referred), 1245S, 1551S 

HJR 361 taken up and agreed to 

HJR 347 taken up and agreed to 

Motion by Delegate Byron to adjourn in honor and memory of the Reverend Jerry L. Falwell agreed to 

Motion by Delegate Johnson to adjourn in honor and memory of Staff Sgt. Chad A. Barrett agreed to 

Delegate Cox granted unanimous consent to introduce a resolution [HJR 362] 

Resolution 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 57S - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

HB 139S - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

HB 221S - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

HB 238S - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

HB 264S - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

HB 395 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

HB 524 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

HB 644S - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

HB 662A - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

HB 698S - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

HB 713 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

HB 715A - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

HB 716 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

HB 753S - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

HB 766S - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

HB 830A - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

HB 891S - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

HB 917S - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

HB 941 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

HB 949A - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

HB 1005S - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

HB 1044 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

HB 1106S - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

HB 1147S - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

HB 1241A - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

HB 1302A - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

HB 1384A - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

HB 1426A - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

HB 1479A - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

HB 1489 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

HB 1503S - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

HB 1530A - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

HB 1542A - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0) 

HOUSE BILLS READ THIRD TIME

REGULAR CALENDAR

HB 1557SA - Passed (Y-75  N-24)

HB 1476S - Passed (Y-93  N-6)

HB 314 - Passed (Y-81  N-18)

HB 1453A - Passed (Y-76  N-22)

HB 501S - Passed (Y-98  N-0)

HB 1318S - Passed (Y-99  N-0)

HB 1388S - Passed (Y-97  N-2)

HB 680S - Passed (Y-99  N-0)

HB 849S - Passed (Y-99  N-0)

HB 902S - Passed (Y-99  N-0)

HB 1309 - Passed (Y-99  N-0) 

Motion by Delegate Griffith to recess agreed to 

House recessed at 1:00 p.m. until 1:30 p.m. 

House reconvened at 1:30 p.m. 

HOUSE BILLS READ SECOND TIME

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HB 982S - Moved to Regular Calendar

HB 1178S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Engrossed

HB 1242S - Engrossed

HB 44 - Engrossed

HB 134A - Committee Amendments agreed to, Engrossed

HB 245 - Engrossed

HB 503S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Engrossed

HB 526 - Engrossed

HB 580S - Moved to Regular Calendar

HB 584A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Engrossed

HB 616A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Engrossed

HB 695S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Engrossed

HB 720S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Engrossed

HB 731A - Committee Amendments agreed to, Engrossed

HB 748 - Engrossed

HB 768S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Engrossed

HB 827 - Engrossed, Moved to Regular Calendar

HB 854 - Engrossed

HB 858 - Engrossed

HB 866 - Engrossed

HB 979 - Engrossed

HB 1017A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Engrossed

HB 1018 - Engrossed

HB 1021A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Engrossed

HB 1073S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Engrossed

HB 1089 - Engrossed

HB 1124 - Engrossed

HB 1132 - Engrossed

HB 1211 - Engrossed

HB 1212 - Engrossed

HB 1271S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Engrossed

HB 1280S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Engrossed

HB 1329S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Engrossed

HB 1334 - Engrossed

HB 1358S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Engrossed

HB 1386 - Engrossed

HB 1390S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Engrossed

HB 1422S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Engrossed

HB 1458 - Engrossed

HB 1469S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Engrossed 

HOUSE BILLS READ SECOND TIME

REGULAR CALENDAR

HB 1382A - Motion by Delegate Iaquinto to reconsider engrossment agreed to, Delegate Iaquinto floor amendments agreed to, Engrossed

HB 1014SA - Delegate Plum floor amendment agreed to, Engrossed

HB 679S - Passed by for the day

HB 729A - Delegate Scott of Madison floor amendment agreed to, Engrossed

HB 1229S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Engrossed

HB 1264A - Passed by for the day

HB 1135S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Engrossed

HB 229S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Engrossed

HB 407A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Engrossed

HB 462S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Engrossed

HB 477A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Engrossed

HB 603S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Engrossed

HB 660SA - Committee Substitute agreed to, Delegate Lewis floor amendments agreed to, Engrossed

HB 710A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Engrossed

HB 754A - Committee Amendments agreed to, Engrossed

HB 908 - Engrossed

HB 933 - Engrossed

HB 996 - Engrossed

HB 1077A - Committee Amendments agreed to, Engrossed

HB 1136 - Engrossed

HB 1254A - Passed by for the day

HB 1366A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Engrossed

HB 1399S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Engrossed

HB 982SA - Committee Substitute agreed to, Delegate Ware of Powhatan floor amendment agreed to, Engrossed

HB 580S - Passed by for the day 

SENATE BILL READ SECOND TIME

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SB 398 

HOUSE BILLS READ FIRST TIME

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HB 111S

HB 147S

HB 277S

HB 523S

HB 525A

HB 555S

HB 926S

HB 1032A

HB 1125A

HB 1142A

HB 1208S

HB 1218S

HB 1317S

HB 1319

HB 1320S

HB 1413

HB 1441S

HB 1443S

HB 1478A

HB 1505A

HB 1529

HB 1576 

HOUSE BILLS READ FIRST TIME

REGULAR CALENDAR

HB 12S

HB 144

HB 242S

HB 268

HB 440S

HB 1250S

HB 1270A

HB 1352S

HB 1361S

HB 1516S

HB 1572S 

Motion by Delegate Griffith to adjourn agreed to 

House adjourned at  3:29 p.m. to meet  Friday,  February 8, 2008, at 12 m. 

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


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