Virginia House of Delegates
2008 Regular Session 
HOUSE MINUTES 
William J. Howell,  Speaker
Bruce F. Jamerson, Clerk 
Tuesday, March 04, 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 Bill H. Shuler,  Senior Pastor, Capital Life Church, Washington, D.C. 

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 Marshall of Prince William 

Journal for Monday, March 3, 2008, approved by the Speaker   

Senate communication received

House bills passed with Senate amendments: HBs 430, 522, 679, 721, 979, 1084, 1410, 1446

House bills passed with Senate substitutes: HBs 195, 250, 1390

House bills, Senate insisted on its amendments and requested Committees of Conference: HBs 662, 731, 879, 1181

House bill, Senate insisted on its substitute and requested Committee of Conference: HB 949

House bill, Conference report agreed to: HB 1388

Senate bill passed: SB 797

Senate bill, House substitute rejected: SB 770

Senate bills, Senate acceded to House request for Committees of Conference: SBs 95, 754

House bills passed: HBs 119, 262, 394, 434, 466, 656, 684, 789, 849, 915, 1107, 1455, 1463

House bills amended in accordance with recommendation of Governor: HBs 211, 772

Senate bills, House amendments agreed to: SBs 356, 499, 603

Senate bills, House substitutes agreed to: SBs 415, 510 

Committee reports

From Appropriations: SB 613

From Commerce and Labor: SB 588S

From Privileges and Elections: SB 7A

From Rules: SBs 464S, 596, 653A, 729S, 749; SJs 42, 46, 56, 65, 70S, 75, 77, 92A, 99, 101S, 102A, 122, 126, 129 

HR 20, amending Rule 37 of the Rules of the House of Delegates, relating to the introduction of legislation, read a second time 

HBs 662, 731, 879, 949, 1181 - House accedes to Senate request for Committees of Conference 

SB 770 - House insists on its substitute and requests a Committee of Conference 

HB 190 - Conferees appointed: Orrock, Crockett-Stark, Nichols 

HB 443 - Conferees appointed: Rust, May, Poisson 

HB 1528 - Conferees appointed: Phillips, Kilgore, Carrico 

Motion by Delegate Griffith to recess agreed to 

House recessed at 12:24 p.m. until 12:55 p.m. 

House reconvened at 12:55 p.m. 

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

CALENDAR 

SENATE BILLS READ THIRD TIME

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SB 186S - Moved to Regular Calendar

SB 216S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

SB 246S - Moved to Regular Calendar

SB 358 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

SB 35A - Committee amendment agreed to, Moved to Regular Calendar

SB 54S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

SB 56 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

SB 92 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

SB 119 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

SB 132A - Committee Amendments agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

SB 133 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

SB 198 - Moved to Regular Calendar

SB 199S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

SB 206S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

SB 235 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

SB 236 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

SB 242 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

SB 268S - Moved to Regular Calendar

SB 301S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

SB 315 - Moved to Regular Calendar

SB 362 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

SB 580 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

SB 593 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

SB 604A - Moved to Regular Calendar

SB 606 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

SB 616 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

SB 635 - Moved to Regular Calendar

SB 680 - Moved to Regular Calendar

SB 681 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

SB 683S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

SB 686A - Committee Amendments agreed to, Moved to Regular Calendar

SB 696 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

SB 704 - Moved to Regular Calendar

SB 706 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

SB 726 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

SB 734 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

SB 741 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

SB 760S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0)

SB 791 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99  N-0) 

SENATE BILLS READ THIRD TIME

REGULAR CALENDAR

SB 652S - Committee Substitute agreed to (Y-82  N-17), Passed (Y-85  N-14)

SB 233A - Passed by for the day

SB 405 - Passed (Y-90  N-6)

SB 150A - Passed by for the day

SB 750 - Passed (Y-99  N-0)

SB 130 - Passed (Y-94  N-3)

SB 145S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed (Y-94  N-4), Reconsidered, Passed (Y-91  N-7)

SB 237 - Passed (Y-91  N-8)

SB 314S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed (Y-98  N-1)

SB 320A - Commerce and Labor Committee Amendment agreed to, General Laws Committee Amendments agreed to, Passed (Y-98  N-0)

SB 584A - Committee Amendments agreed to, Passed (Y-88  N-11)

SB 669A - Passed by for the day

SB 710S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed (Y-73  N-26)

SB 714S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed (Y-94  N-5)

SB 186S - Passed by for the day

SB 246S - Committee Substitute rejected, Delegate Hamilton floor substitute agreed to, Passed (Y-99  N-0)

SB 35A - Passed by for the day

SB 198 - Passed (Y-80  N-18)

SB 268S - Passed by for the day

SB 315 - Passed by for the day

SB 604A - Passed by for the day

SB 635 - Passed (Y-89  N-10)

SB 680 - Passed by for the day

SB 686A - Passed by for the day

SB 704 - Passed (Y-93  N-4) 

HOUSE BILLS WITH SENATE AMENDMENTS

HB 147 - Passed by for the day

HB 34 -  Senate substitute rejected (Y-0  N-99)

HB 546 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-97  N-0)

HB 1487 -  Senate substitute agreed to (Y-99  N-0) 

RESOLUTIONS

REGULAR CALENDAR

SJR 160 - Agreed to (Y-97  N-0)

SJR 182 - Agreed to (Y-99  N-0)

HR 18 - Agreed to (Y-98  N-0) 

SENATE BILL IN CONFERENCE

SB 668 - Agreed to (Y-98  N-1) 

SENATE BILLS READ SECOND TIME

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SB 1S

SB 26

SB 113

SB 114S

SB 118A

SB 123S

SB 142

SB 153

SB 164S

SB 171S

SB 173

SB 188S

SB 222

SB 226S

SB 247

SB 313

SB 328A

SB 330

SB 336

SB 345

SB 350S

SB 439

SB 450S

SB 451S

SB 517S

SB 536

SB 545

SB 549

SB 563

SB 577S

SB 590S

SB 592S

SB 611S

SB 618

SB 620A

SB 621S

SB 622S

SB 623A

SB 633S

SB 634

SB 679S

SB 699A

SB 773

SB 782S

SB 786

SB 788S

SB 793S 

SENATE BILLS READ SECOND TIME

REGULAR CALENDAR

SB 62

SB 248

SB 291S

SB 368S

SB 441S

SB 772 

SUPPLEMENTAL CALENDAR NO. 1 

SENATE BILLS READ SECOND TIME

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SB 7A

SB 464S

SB 596

SB 613S

SB 653A

SB 749 

SENATE BILLS READ SECOND TIME

REGULAR CALENDAR

SB 588S

SB 729AS 

SENATE BILLS READ FIRST TIME AND REFERRED

SB 797 - Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor 

HB 662 - Conferees appointed: Lewis, Ware of Powhatan, Hugo 

HB 731 - Conferees appointed: Caputo, Suit, Cosgrove 

HB 879 - Conferees appointed: Loupassi, Suit, McClellan 

HB 949 - Conferees appointed: Iaquinto, Gilbert, Toscano 

HB 1181 - Conferees appointed: Lingamfelter, Gilbert, Lewis 

SB 95 - Conferees appointed: Bell, Peace, Valentine 

SB 754 - Conferees appointed: Gilbert, Saxman, Brink 

Motion by Delegate Griffith to adjourn agreed to 

House adjourned at  2:13 p.m. to meet  Wednesday,  March 5, 2008, at 12 m.  

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


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