Minute Book
2008 Special Session I
Senate of Virginia
WILLIAM T. BOLLING, PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE
SUSAN CLARKE SCHAAR, CLERK
Thursday, March 13, 2008
 

 

Called to order at 9:23 p.m. by Lt. Governor William T. Bolling

Prayer offered by John McE. Garrett, Chief Deputy Clerk of the Senate and Elder at St. James Presbyterian Church, King William, Virginia  

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present

Leave(s) of Absence granted: Senator Quayle

Proclamation from the Governor

SR 501 - offered by Senator Whipple

SB 5001 - offered by Senator Colgan

Bill presented, ordered printed and referred under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 152

SR 501 - Rules suspended, committe discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (39-Y 0-N), agreed to (39-Y 0-N)

House informed that Senate is duly organized and ready to proceed

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: House is duly organized and ready to proceed

On motion of Senator Saslaw, the Senate recessed at 9:30 p.m. to reconvene at 9:40 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 9:40 p.m.

BILL REPORTED

From Finance: SB 5001

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: House agreed to HJR 5001 (Notifying Governnor of organization) and request concurrence

HJR 5001 - taken up, agreed to (voice vote), House informed

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: House agreed to HJR 5002 (Establishing a schedule for conduct of business)

HJR 5002A - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (40-Y 0-N), read third time, Saslaw floor amendment agreed to, agreed to (38-Y 0-N), House informed

CALENDAR

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILL ON FIRST READING

SB 5001A - read first time, second constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N), engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N), failed to pass (25-Y 13-N, 4/5 voting needed), reconsideration of failure to pass agreed to (39-Y 0-N), engrossment reconsidered (39-Y 0-N), Colgan floor amendment agreed to, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N), passed (26-Y N-13)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE: (HN10313) reading waived (39-Y 0-N)

House bill passed: HB 5001

On motion of Senator Saslaw, the Senate recessed at 10:40 p.m. to reconvene at 10:55 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 10:55 p.m.

BILL REPORTED

From Finance: HB 5001S

SUPPLEMENATAL CALENDAR NO. 1

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HOUSE BILL ON SECOND READING

HB 5001S - Rules suspended, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (39-Y 0-N), read third time, committee substitute agreed to, engrossed, passed (27-Y 12-N), passage reconsidered (36-Y 3-N), passed (26-Y 13-N)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE: (HN20313)

Senate bill with House substitute passed: SB 5001

SB 5001 - House substitute rejected (0-Y 38-N)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE: (HN50313)

House bill with Senate substitute rejected: HB 5001

HB 5001 - Senate insisted on its substitute and requested committee of conference (38-Y 0-N)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE: (HN30313)

House insisted on its substitute and requested a committee of conference: SB 5001

SB 5001 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (38-Y 0-N)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE: (HN40313)

House acceded to Senate request for committee of conference: HB 5001

CONFEREES APPOINTED

HB 5001 - Senators Colgan, Marsh, Stolle, Hanger and Watkins

SB 5001 - Senators Colgan, Marsh, Stolle, Hanger and Watkins

On motion of Senator Colgan, the Senate adjourned at 11:14 p.m. until immediately upon adjournment of the Reconvened Session on April 23, 2008 unless otherwise notified by the President pro tempore.

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

 


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