Virginia House of Delegates
2008 Regular Session 
HOUSE MINUTES 
William J. Howell,  Speaker
Bruce F. Jamerson, Clerk 
Saturday, March 08, 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 Walter Smedley, IV,  Rector, The Episcopal Church of the Holy Cross, Dunn Loring 

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 Friday, March 7, 2008, approved by the Speaker   

HR 20, amending Rule 37 of the Rules of the House of Delegates, relating to the introduction of legislation, taken up and agreed to (Y-80  N-19) 

Motion by Delegate Suit to adjourn in honor and memory of Special Operator Chief SEAL Lance Vaccaro agreed to 

CALENDAR 

SENATE BILL READ THIRD TIME

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SB 799 - Passed (Y-98  N-0) 

MEMORIAL RESOLUTIONS ON SPEAKER'S TABLE

HR 29 - Agreed to

HR 30 - Agreed to

HR 31 - Agreed to

HR 32 - Agreed to

HR 33 - Agreed to 

COMMENDING RESOLUTIONS ON SPEAKER'S TABLE

HR 34 - Agreed to

HR 35 - Agreed to

HR 36 - Agreed to 

HOUSE BILLS WITH GOVERNOR'S RECOMMENDATIONS

HB 649 - Passed by for the day

HB 579 - Governor's recommendation agreed to (Y-63  N-36), Reconsidered, Governor's recommendation agreed to (Y-87  N-11)

HB 408 - Governor's recommendation agreed to (Y-97  N-0)

HB 477 - Governor's recommendation agreed to (Y-96  N-1)

HB 534 - Passed by temporarily 

SENATE BILLS WITH GOVERNOR'S RECOMMENDATIONS

SB 43 - Governor's recommendation agreed to (Y-92  N-8)

SB 241 - Governor's recommendation agreed to (Y-100  N-0)

SB 249 - Governor's recommendation agreed to (Y-99  N-0)

SB 311 - Governor's recommendation agreed to (Y-100  N-0)

SB 389 - Governor's recommendation agreed to (Y-100  N-0)

SB 478 - Governor's recommendation agreed to (Y-100  N-0)

SB 495 - Governor's recommendation agreed to (Y-100  N-0) 

HOUSE BILLS IN CONFERENCE

HB 443 - Conference report agreed to (Y-94  N-5)

HB 709 - Conference report agreed to (Y-100  N-0)

HB 760 - Conference report agreed to (Y-99  N-1)

HB 815 - Conference report agreed to (Y-100  N-0)

HB 949 - Conference report agreed to (Y-98  N-1)

HB 1007 - Conference report agreed to (Y-100  N-0)

HB 1241 - Conference report agreed to (Y-100  N-0)

HB 1254 - Conference report agreed to (Y-98  N-2)

HB 1410 - Conference report agreed to (Y-100  N-0) 

SENATE BILLS IN CONFERENCE

SB 7 - Conference report agreed to (Y-100  N-0)

SB 226 - Conference report agreed to (Y-100  N-0)

SB 450 - Conference report agreed to (Y-100  N-0)

SB 562 - Passed by temporarily

SB 620 - Conference report agreed to (Y-100  N-0)

SB 679 - Conference report agreed to (Y-99  N-0) 

Motion by Delegate Griffith to recess agreed to 

House recessed at 2:03 p.m. until 2:35 p.m. 

House reconvened at 2:35 p.m. 

HOUSE BILL WITH GOVERNOR'S RECOMMENDATION

HB 534 -  Governor's recommendation agreed to (Y-99  N-0) 

SENATE BILLS IN CONFERENCE

SB 1 - Conference report agreed to (Y-98  N-1)

SB 562 - Conference report agreed to (Y-89  N-0)

SB 623 - Conference report agreed to (Y-99  N-0)

SB 778 - Conference report agreed to (Y-91  N-0) 

HOUSE BILLS IN CONFERENCE

HB 34 - Conference report agreed to (Y-96  N-1)

HB 1140 - Conference report agreed to (Y-97  N-0)

HB 1243 - Conference report agreed to (Y-97  N-1) 

Motion by Delegate Griffith to recess agreed to 

House recessed at 3:14 p.m. until 5:15 p.m. 

House reconvened at 5:15 p.m. 

Senate communication received

Senate bill, Senate amended in accordance with recommendation of Governor: SB 576 

Communication from the Governor (introduction of legislation pursuant to HJR 31) - HB 1578 

Bill presented, ordered printed, and referred pursuant to House Rule 37 

SENATE BILLS IN CONFERENCE

SB 590 - Conference report agreed to (Y-85  N-0)

SB 770 - Conference report agreed to (Y-78  N-12) 

Motion by Delegate Armstrong to recess agreed to 

House recessed at 5:45 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. 

House reconvened at 6:00 p.m. 

SUPPLEMENTAL CALENDAR NO. 1 

HOUSE BILL WITH GOVERNOR'S RECOMMENDATION

HB 1311 - Governor's recommendation agreed to (Y-89  N-1) 

SENATE BILL WITH GOVERNOR'S RECOMMENDATION

SB 576 - Governor's recommendation agreed to (Y-89  N-1) 

HJR 614 (Amending Rules 20 and 22 of HJR 31) offered by Delegate Griffith and agreed to (Y-77  N-2) 

Motion by Delegate Griffith to postpone the Special Order relating to the election of certain judges until the conclusion of each house's morning hour on Tuesday, March 11, 2008, agreed to 

Senate communication received

House joint resolution agreed to: HJR 614 

Motion by Delegate Griffith to adjourn agreed to 

House adjourned at  10:33 p.m. to meet  Tuesday,  March 11, 2008, at 4:00 p.m.  

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


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