Minute Book
2008 Session
Senate of Virginia
WILLIAM T. BOLLING, PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE
SUSAN CLARKE SCHAAR, CLERK
Friday, February 08, 2008
 

 

Called to order at 11:00 a.m. by Lt. Governor William T. Bolling

Prayer offered by The Honorable Mark L. Earley, President and CEO, Prison Fellowship Ministries, Lansdowne, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present

Motion of Senator Wampler dispensed with reading of Journal (40-Y 0-N)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN20207): reading waived (40-Y 0-N)

House bills passed: HB 57, 139, 221, 238, 264, 314, 395, 501, 524, 644, 662, 680, 698, 713, 715, 716, 753, 766, 830, 849, 891, 902, 917, 941, 949, 1005, 1044, 1106, 1147, 1241, 1302, 1309, 1318, 1384, 1388, 1426, 1453, 1476, 1479, 1489, 1503, 1530, 1542, 1557

House bills referred

BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS REPORTED

From Finance: SB 48A, 442, 511S, 629, 633, 648A, 651S, 761

From Rehabilitation and Social Services: SB 404S, 472S

From Rules: SB 306, 464S, 525S; SJR 24, 25, 32S, 41S, 49, 57, 64, 65S, 76A, 108, 120S, 122S, 130, 171

From Transportation: SB 73, 84, 154, 266A, 422A, 600A, 707S, 750

SJR 178 - offered by Senator Whipple

SJR 179 - offered by Senator Whipple

Joint resolutions laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 152: see February 11 Senate Calendar

SJR 172 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, taken up for immediate consideration (39-Y 0-N), readings waived, engrossed, agreed to (38-Y 0-N), House informend

CALENDAR

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON THIRD READING

Read third time

HB 240 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB 639 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB 847 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON THIRD READING

Read third time

SB 99S - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N), reconsideration of block vote agreed to (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 169S - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N), reconsideration of block vote agreed to (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 284A - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N), reconsideration of block vote agreed to (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 320 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N), reconsideration of block vote agreed to (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 322 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N), reconsideration of block vote agreed to (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 358A - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N), reconsideration of block vote agreed to (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 382 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N), reconsideration of block vote agreed to (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 405S - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N), reconsideration of block vote agreed to (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 467A - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N), reconsideration of block vote agreed to (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 468 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N), reconsideration of block vote agreed to (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 538A - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N), reconsideration of block vote agreed to (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 543A - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N), reconsideration of block vote agreed to (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 590S - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N), reconsideration of block vote agreed to (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 609S - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N), reconsideration of block vote agreed to (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 612 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N), reconsideration of block vote agreed to (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 668S - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N), reconsideration of block vote agreed to (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 718 - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N), reconsideration of block vote agreed to (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 329A - passed block vote (40-Y 0-N), reconsideration of block vote agreed to (40-Y 0-N), out of block, passed (39-Y 1-N)

SB 145S - out of block, passed (39-Y 0-N 1-A)

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON THIRD READING

Read third time

SB 496A - passed by for the day

SB 387A - engrossment reconsidered (39-Y 0-N), Hurt floor amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed (39-Y 1-N)

SB 644 - passed (22-Y 16-N)

SB 234SA - engrossment reconsidered (40-Y 0-N), Whipple floor amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed (25-Y 15-N)

SB 161A - passed by for the day

SB 244A - passed (28-Y 11-N 1-A)

SB 248 - passed (30-Y 9-N)

SB 288 - passed (40-Y 0-N)

SB 296S - passed (23-Y 17-N)

SB 317A - passed (35-Y 4-N)

SB 350SA - passed (40-Y 0-N)

SB 490S - passed (39-Y 0-N)

SB 678 - passed (37-Y 1-N)

SB 697S - passed (40-Y 0-N)

SB 728A - passed (38-Y 0-N)

SB 729A - passed (30-Y 10-N)

SB 775A - passed (39-Y 1-N)

SR 7 and 8 offered by Senator Marsh

MESSAGE FROM THE HOUSE: House agreed to HJR 372 (Election of a Supreme Court of Virginia Justice and a Court of Appeals of Virginia Judge)

HJR 372 - Rules suspended, taken up for immediate consideration (38-Y 0-N), readings waived, agreed to (39-Y 0-N), House informed

Joint Order pursuant to HJR 372

SR 7 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (40-Y 0-N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

SR 8 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (40-Y 0-N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

House informed that nominations have been made pursuant to HJR 372

MESSAGE FROM THE HOUSE: Nominations have been made pursuant to HJR 372

ELECTION OF A SUPREME COURT OF VIRGINIA JUSTICE AND A COURT OF APPEALS OF VIRGINIA JUDGE

Supreme Court Justice (39-Y 0-N)

S. Bernard Goodwyn

Court of Appeals Judge (40-Y 0-N)

LeRoy F. Millette, Jr.

Reading of report waived (40-Y 0-N)

CALENDAR continued

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON SECOND READING

Read second time

SB 764SA - committee substitute agreed to, Cuccinelli floor amendment # 1 agreed to, Cuccinelli floor amendment # 2 withdrawn, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 52S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 67 - engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 92S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 119S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 242A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 246S - Courts of Justice substitute rejected, Finance substitute agreed to, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 249S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 268S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 269S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 276S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 291S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 297SA - committee substitute agreed to, committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 408 - engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 532S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 536A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 610 - engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 613S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 671 - committee amendment(s) rejected, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 706 - engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 766S - committee amendment(s) rejected, Colgan floor substitute agreed to, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 770A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 794 - engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed block vote (40-Y 0-N)

SB 31 - engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), out of block, passed by for the day

SB 41S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), out of block, passed (39-Y 1-N)

SB 742A - committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), out of block, passed by for the day

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON SECOND READING

Read second time

SB 652S - committee substitute rejected, Hanger floor substitute agreed to, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed (30-Y 10-N)

SB 529S - passed by for the day

SB 788A - Quayle floor amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 1-N), passed (39-Y 1-N)

SB 559S - committee substitute agreed to, Petersen floor amendment(s) rejected, passed by for the day

SB 35S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed (38-Y 2-N)

SB 247 - engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed (38-Y 0-N), passage reconsidered (40-Y 0-N), passed (40-Y 0-N)

SB 292S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed (34-Y 6-N)

SB 315SA - passed by for the day

SB 519 - engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 1-N), passed (24-Y 16-N)

SB 531S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed (26-Y 14-N)

SB 578SA - committee substitute agreed to, committee amendment(s) agreed to, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed (29-Y 11-N)

SB 645S - committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for the day

SB 768S - passed by for the day

SB 790S - committee substitute agreed to, passed by for the day

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON FIRST READING

SB 95S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

SB 130A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

SB 131 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

SB 132 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

SB 133 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

SB 210A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

SB 241S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

SB 307S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

SB 390 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

SB 396S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

SB 439S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

SB 506S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

SB 517S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

SB 540S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

SB 549 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

SB 553 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

SB 593A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

SB 602S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

SB 618 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

SB 693 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

SB 721A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

SB 726 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

SB 773A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

SB 776 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

SB 782S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

SB 786S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

SB 793A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON FIRST READING

SB 113A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

SB 436 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

SB 476 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

SB 544A - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

SB 545S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

SB 577S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

On motion of Senator Colgan, the Senate adjourned at 2:20 p.m. to convene Monday, February 11, 2008, at 11:00 a.m.

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

 


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