Virginia House of Delegates
2009 Regular Session 
HOUSE MINUTES 
William J. Howell,  Speaker
Bruce F. Jamerson, Clerk 
Wednesday, January 21, 2009 

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 Dr. Danny W. Davis, Senior Pastor, Mount Hermon Baptist Church, Danville

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 Shuler, Spruill, and Ward

Journal for Tuesday, January 20, 2009, approved by the Speaker

Senate communication received
Senate bills passed: SBs 919, 927

Committee reports
From Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources: HBs 1652, 1716, 1719S, 1831, 1847, 1901, 1925, 1930, 1931, 1936, 1973, 1991, 2043 (referred), 2071, 2102A, 2213, 2218, 2241 (referred), 2248
From Commerce and Labor: HBs 1884, 1887, 1889, 1935, 1964S
From Education: HBs 1923, 1940 (referred), 1942S, 1990A, 2104 (referred), 2269A, 2327 (referred); HJs 651, 652
From Rules: HBs 1720, 1952S; HJs 635, 644, 653, 674, 683, 684, 702 (referred), 715, 722, 724 (referred)

HR 43, amending and readopting Rule 18(a) and Rule 18(c) of the Rules of the House of Delegates, relating to bills in committees and subcommittees, third reading, without objection, waived

Motion by Delegate Armstrong to report Communication from State Board of Elections on the 46th House District rejected (Y-41 N-54)

Delegate May granted unanimous consent to introduce a joint resolution [HJR 770]

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)

CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS READ THIRD TIME
UNCONTESTED CALENDAR
HB 1636A - Passed Block Vote (Y-95 N-0)
HB 1756 - Passed Block Vote (Y-95 N-0)

HOUSE BILL READ THIRD TIME
REGULAR CALENDAR
HB 1768 - Passed (Y-95 N-0)

HOUSE BILLS READ SECOND TIME
UNCONTESTED CALENDAR
HB 1664 - Engrossed
HB 1665 - Engrossed
HB 1679S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Engrossed
HB 1737 - Engrossed

HOUSE BILL READ SECOND TIME
REGULAR CALENDAR
HB 1834 - Engrossed

RESOLUTION
UNCONTESTED CALENDAR
HR 39 - Agreed to (Y-93 N-0)

HOUSE BILLS READ FIRST TIME
UNCONTESTED CALENDAR
HB 1605A
HB 1629S
HB 1667
HB 1706
HB 1763
HB 1773
HB 1792
HB 1873
HB 1880
HB 1927
HB 2022
HB 2058
HB 2060
HB 2097

HOUSE BILL READ FIRST TIME
REGULAR CALENDAR
HB 1937

SENATE BILL READ FIRST TIME AND REFERRED
SB 402 - Referred to Committee on Appropriations

Motion by Delegate Griffith to adjourn agreed to

House adjourned at 12:56 p.m. to meet Thursday, January 22, 2009, at 12 m.

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

 

 


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