Virginia House of Delegates
2008 Special Session II 
HOUSE MINUTES 
William J. Howell,  Speaker
Bruce F. Jamerson, Clerk 
Monday, June 23, 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 Alane Cameron Miles,  Minister, First Unitarian Universalist Church, Richmond 

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 Jones of Suffolk, Lohr, Morgan, Putney, and Wright 

Motion by Delegate Griffith that the Rules of the 2008 Regular Session be the Rules for the 2008 Special Session II agreed to (Y-91  N-0) 

Message from Senate: Senate duly organized and ready to proceed to business 

HJR 6002 (Notifying Governor of organization) offered by Delegate Griffith and agreed to 

Message from Senate: HJR 6002 agreed to 

HJR 6003 (Providing for a joint assembly of the 2008 Special Session II) offered by Delegate Griffith and agreed to 

HJR 6004 (Limiting legislation to be considered by the 2008 Special Session II of the General Assembly) offered by Delegate Griffith and agreed to (Y-90  N-0) 

HR 601 (Salaries, contingent and incidental expenses) offered by Delegate Hamilton and agreed to (Y-79  N-1) 

Message from Senate: HJR 6003 agreed to 

Bills and resolution prefiled, ordered printed, and referred pursuant to 30-19.3 of the Code of Virginia 

JOINT ASSEMBLY 

Joint Assembly convened at 1:00 p.m. 

Roll call of the Senate - Quorum present 

Roll call of the House - Quorum present 

Joint Assembly resolution (Notifying the Governor of organization) agreed to 

Governor Timothy M. Kaine addressed the Joint Assembly 

Motion by Senator Northam to print 1,000 copies of Governor's address as Senate Document No. 15 agreed to 

Motion by Senator Vogel to adjourn Joint Assembly sine die agreed to 

Business of House resumed 

Message from Senate: HJR 6004 agreed to 

Bills and resolutions presented, ordered printed, and referred pursuant to House Rule 37 

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

Motion by Delegate Griffith to adjourn agreed to 

House adjourned at  2:24 p.m. to meet  Tuesday,  June 24, 2008, at 11:00 a.m.  

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


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