Virginia House of Delegates
2008 Regular Session 
HOUSE MINUTES 
William J. Howell,  Speaker
Bruce F. Jamerson, Clerk 
Friday, February 15, 2008 

 

Called to order at 10:00 a.m. by William J. Howell, Speaker 

Mace placed on Speaker's table by Sergeant at Arms 

Prayer offered by  The Reverend David H. Teschner,  Rector, Christ and Grace Episcopal Church, Petersburg 

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 Hugo, Jones of Richmond City, Marshall of Prince William, May, Melvin, Purkey, and Toscano 

Journal for Thursday, February 14, 2008, approved by the Speaker   

Senate communication

Senate joint resolutions agreed to: SJRs 143, 149, 154, 165, 166, 167, 168, 169, 170, 173, 174, 175, 176, 177, 178, 179, 180, 181, 183, 184, 185, 186, 187, 188, 189, 190, 191

House bill passed: HB 886

House joint resolutions agreed to: HJRs 287, 291, 316, 317, 318, 319, 320, 321, 322, 323, 324, 325, 326, 327, 328, 329, 330, 331, 332, 333, 334, 335, 336, 337, 338, 339, 340, 342, 343, 344, 346, 348, 349, 350, 351, 352, 353, 354, 355, 356, 357, 358, 359, 360, 363, 368 

Committee reports

From Commerce and Labor: SBs 137, 146, 149, 182, 206 (referred), 207, 208, 252S, 253, 359, 360, 399, 403, 467 (referred), 573, 612, 615, 697, 756A

From Counties, Cities and Towns: SBs 20 (referred), 230, 349, 460

From Privileges and Elections: SBs 52, 53, 62 (referred), 452, 508, 509, 536 (referred), 684, 715, 757 

Motion by Delegate Suit to adjourn in honor and memory of Senior Chief Petty Officer (SEAL) Thomas J. Valentine agreed to 

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

CALENDAR

 HOUSE BILL WITH SENATE AMENDMENT

HB 171A - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-92  N-0) 

MEMORIAL RESOLUTIONS ON THE SPEAKER'S TABLE

SJR 53 - Agreed to

SJR 148 - Agreed to

SJR 153 - Agreed to

SJR 161 - Agreed to

SJR 163 - Agreed to

HJR 373 - Agreed to

HJR 374 - Agreed to

HJR 375 - Agreed to

HJR 376 - Agreed to

HJR 377 - Agreed to

HJR 381 - Agreed to

HJR 383 - Agreed to

HJR 385 - Agreed to

HJR 386 - Agreed to

HJR 387 - Agreed to 

COMMENDING RESOLUTIONS ON THE SPEAKER'S TABLE

SJR 150 - Agreed to

SJR 151 - Agreed to

SJR 152 - Agreed to

SJR 155 - Agreed to

SJR 156 - Agreed to

SJR 157 - Agreed to

SJR 158 - Agreed to

SJR 159 - Agreed to

SJR 162 - Agreed to

SJR 164 - Agreed to

HJR 341 - Agreed to

HJR 364 - Agreed to

HJR 365 - Agreed to

HJR 366 - Agreed to

HJR 367 - Agreed to

HJR 369 - Agreed to

HJR 370 - Agreed to

HJR 378 - Agreed to

HJR 379 - Agreed to

HJR 380 - Agreed to

HJR 382 - Agreed to

HJR 384 - Agreed to

HJR 388 - Agreed to

HJR 389 - Agreed to

HJR 390 - Agreed to

HJR 391 - Agreed to

HJR 392 - Agreed to

HJR 393 - Agreed to

HJR 394 - Agreed to 

SENATE BILLS READ SECOND TIME

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SB 55

SB 63

SB 72

SB 136S

SB 201

SB 479

SB 483A

SB 487

SB 494

SB 514

SB 579

SB 637

SB 643A 

SENATE BILLS READ SECOND TIME

REGULAR CALENDAR

SB 15

SB 218

SB 370S

SB 654 

SENATE BILLS READ FIRST TIME AND REFERRED

SB 161 - Referred to Committee on Rules

SB 451 - Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice

SB 464 - Referred to Committee on Rules

SB 472 - Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions

SB 477 - Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources

SB 511 - Referred to Committee on Appropriations

SB 525 - Referred to Committee on Rules

SB 559 - Referred to Committee on Education

SB 563 - Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice

SB 576 - Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor

SB 588 - Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor

SB 596 - Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor

SB 600 - Referred to Committee on Transportation

SB 611 - Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety

SB 623 - Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice

SB 629 - Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice

SB 633 - Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety

SB 634 - Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice

SB 648 - Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources

SB 651 - Referred to Committee on Appropriations

SB 692 - Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor

SB 707 - Referred to Committee on Transportation

SB 714 - Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor

SB 729 - Referred to Committee on Finance

SB 750 - Referred to Committee on Transportation

SB 761 - Referred to Committee on General Laws

SB 768 - Referred to Committee on Rules

SB 772 - Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice

SB 778 - Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor 

SENATE JOINT RESOLUTIONS REFERRED

SJR 24 - Referred to Committee on Rules

SJR 32 - Referred to Committee on Rules

SJR 41 - Referred to Committee on Rules

SJR 49 - Referred to Committee on Rules

SJR 57 - Referred to Committee on Rules

SJR 64 - Referred to Committee on Rules

SJR 65 - Referred to Committee on Rules

SJR 76 - Referred to Committee on Rules

SJR 108 - Referred to Committee on Rules

SJR 120 - Referred to Committee on Rules

SJR 122 - Referred to Committee on Rules

SJR 130 - Referred to Committee on Rules

SJR 171 - Referred to Committee on Rules 

Motion by Delegate Griffith to adjourn agreed to 

House adjourned at  10:27 a.m. to meet  Monday,  February 18, 2008, at 12 m.  

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


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