Virginia House of Delegates
2008 Regular Session 
HOUSE MINUTES 
William J. Howell,  Speaker
Bruce F. Jamerson, Clerk 
Monday, February 25, 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. Lee A. Lewis,  Pastor, Morning Star Baptist Church, Roanoke 

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 Crockett-Stark, Hugo, Miller of Manassas, and  Ware of Roanoke City 

Journal for Friday, February 22, 2008, approved by the Speaker   

Senate communication received

House bills pssed with Senate amendments: HBs 8, 190, 350, 443, 456, 724, 879, 1124, 1197, 1309, 1449, 1527, 1528

House bills passed with Senate substitutes: HBs 991, 1425

House bill, Senate insisted on its amendment and requested committee of conference: HB 412

Senate bill, House amendment rejected: SB 735

Senate bills, House substitutes rejected: SBs 276, 283, 490

House bills passed: HBs 7, 33, 84, 139, 140, 177, 239, 245, 357, 359, 432, 637, 663, 798, 800, 883, 1056, 1062, 1078, 1079, 1086, 1099, 1127, 1149, 1172, 1177, 1185, 1196, 1206, 1212, 1217, 1235, 1262, 1342, 1437, 1476, 1477, 1480, 1494

Senate bills, House amendments agreed to: SBs 61, 174, 230, 232, 376

Senate bills, House substitutes agreed to: SBs 241, 389

House joint resolution agreed to: HJR 263 

Committee reports

From Education: SBs 356A, 510S

From Finance: SBs 392A, 561, 591, 668S, 700, 729A (referred), 770S 

Motion by Delegate Carrico to adjourn in honor and memory of retired Virginia State Trooper John Ashby Bowden, Jr. agreed to 

Motion by Delegate Janis to adjourn in honor and memory of Jane Maury Denton agreed to 

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

 CALENDAR 

SENATE BILLS READ THIRD TIME

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SB 272S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-96  N-0)

SB 99S - Passed by for the day

SB 165A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-96  N-0)

SB 189A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-96  N-0)

SB 191A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-96  N-0)

SB 288 - Passed Block Vote (Y-96  N-0)

SB 463 - Passed Block Vote (Y-96  N-0)

SB 607 - Passed Block Vote (Y-96  N-0) 

SENATE BILLS READ THIRD TIME

REGULAR CALENDAR

SB 387 - Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice

SB 44A - Committee Amendments agreed to, Passed (Y-96  N-0)

SB 691S - Passed by for the day

SB 754S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed (Y-91  N-5) 

HOUSE BILLS WITH SENATE AMENDMENTS

HB 873 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-95  N-0)

HB 149 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-96  N-0)

HB 453 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-96  N-0)

HB 627 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-96  N-0)

HB 649 -  Senate substitute agreed to (Y-95  N-1)

HB 850 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-96  N-0)

HB 875 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-96  N-0)

HB 946 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-96  N-0)

HB 1012 - Passed by for the day

HB 1530 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-96  N-0)

HB 151 - Senate amendments rejected (Y-4  N-92)

HB 655 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-95  N-0)

HB 682 -  Senate substitute agreed to (Y-96  N-0)

HB 715 -  Senate substitute agreed to (Y-96  N-0)

HB 1205 -  Senate substitute agreed to (Y-96  N-0)

HB 542 -  Senate substitute agreed to (Y-95  N-0)

HB 698 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-95  N-0)

HB 833 -  Senate substitute agreed to (Y-86  N-10)

HB 837 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-96  N-0)

HB 1000 -  Senate substitute agreed to (Y-96  N-0)

HB 1388 -  Senate substitute rejected (Y-5  N-91)

HB 1479 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-96  N-0) 

RESOLUTIONS

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SJR 24 - Agreed to (Y-96  N-0)

SJR 41 - Agreed to (Y-96  N-0)

SJR 49 - Agreed to (Y-96  N-0)

SJR 64 - Agreed to (Y-96  N-0)

SJR 108 - Agreed to (Y-96  N-0)

SJR 171 - Agreed to (Y-96  N-0) 

SENATE BILLS READ SECOND TIME

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SB 45

SB 74

SB 200

SB 215

SB 256

SB 375

SB 382

SB 390

SB 393

SB 415

SB 428

SB 465

SB 505

SB 520A

SB 532

SB 538

SB 539

SB 727

SB 740A

SB 764A

SB 794 

SENATE BILLS READ SECOND TIME

REGULAR CALENDAR

SB 284

SB 292A

SB 499

SB 603A

SB 742

SB 776 

SENATE BILLS READ FIRST TIME AND REFERRED

SB 29 - Referred to Committee on Appropriations

SB 30 - Referred to Committee on Appropriations 

Motion by Delegate Griffith to adjourn agreed to 

House adjourned at  1:20 p.m. to meet  Tuesday,  February 26, 2008, at 12 m.  

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


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