Virginia House of Delegates
2009 Regular Session
HOUSE MINUTES
William J. Howell,  Speaker
Bruce F. Jamerson, Clerk
Tuesday, February 24, 2009

Called to order at 11:00 a.m. by William J. Howell, Speaker

Mace placed on Speaker's table by Sergeant at Arms

Prayer offered by The Honorable Delores L. McQuinn, the Gentlewoman from Richmond City

Delegate Griffith led the House in the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America

Attendance roll call - Quorum present

Leave of Absence granted: Delegate Hall

Journal for Monday, February 23, 2009, approved by the Speaker

Senate communication received
House bills passed with Senate amendments: HBs 1643, 1680, 1712, 1771, 1872, 1877, 2056, 2132, 2150, 2304, 2332, 2353, 2409, 2427, 2432, 2461, 2462, 2474, 2551, 2557, 2642, 2643
House bills passed with Senate substitutes: HBs 1637, 1740, 1878, 1970, 2080, 2163, 2201, 2258, 2351, 2396, 2426, 2532, 2596
House bills, Senate insisted on amendments and requested Committees of Conference: HBs 2129, 2159
House bill, Conference report agreed to: HB 2504
Senate bill, House substitute rejected: SB 891
Senate bill, Senate acceded to House request for Committee of Conference: SB 969
Senate bill, Conference report agreed to: SB 1147
Senate joint resolution agreed to: SJR 432
House bills passed: HBs 1595, 1605, 1624, 1631, 1646, 1660, 1663, 1678, 1682, 1697, 1707, 1708, 1736, 1746, 1757, 1765, 1802, 1819, 1828, 1836, 1844, 1856, 1875, 1881, 1892, 1924, 1926, 1945, 1980, 1995, 2003, 2029, 2034, 2055, 2059, 2061, 2071, 2077, 2083, 2089, 2096, 2103, 2109, 2112, 2123, 2165, 2166, 2181, 2184, 2187, 2188, 2197, 2211, 2215, 2216, 2240, 2241, 2247, 2251, 2261, 2277, 2281, 2283, 2322, 2326, 2342, 2349, 2407, 2408, 2410, 2422, 2424, 2429, 2442, 2449, 2453, 2456, 2458, 2464, 2473, 2487, 2491, 2494, 2499, 2529, 2549, 2582, 2589, 2599, 2612, 2618, 2619, 2639, 2644, 2646, 2663, 2666
Senate bills, House amendments agreed to: SBs 1075, 1258, 1279, 1292, 1299, 1336, 1454, 1468, 1523
Senate bills, House substitutes agreed to: SBs 1077, 1162, 1174, 1318, 1459
House joint resolution agreed to: HJR 647

Committee reports
From Appropriations: SBs 851A, 852, 892, 936, 938, 1049, 1050S, 1070, 1078A, 1089, 1119S, 1156S, 1165, 1179S, 1180, 1181, 1219, 1271, 1306, 1321S, 1357S, 1395, 1451, 1501S, 1531, 1548
From Commerce and Labor: SB 1065A
From Courts of Justice: SBs 855A, 888A, 889, 890, 899A, 923, 928, 1020, 1066S, 1069A, 1149S, 1154A, 1256, 1277A, 1290S, 1380 (referred), 1384, 1387S, 1409, 1546
From Rules: SJRs 318, 325, 328A, 357, 358, 359A, 362, 363

HBs 2129, 2159 - House accedes to Senate request for Committees of Conference

SB 891 - House insists on its substitute and requests a Committee of Conference

Motion by Delegate Howell of Norfolk to adjourn in honor and memory of Coach Dick Price agreed to

Delegate Ward granted unanimous consent to introduce two joint resolutions [HJRs 1035 and 1040]

Delegate Orrock granted unanimous consent to introduce two joint resolutions [HJRs 1036 and 1041]

Delegate Howell of Norfolk granted unanimous consent to introduce a joint resolution

Delegate Alexander granted unanimous consent to introduce a joint resolution [HJR 1039]

Delegate Jones granted unanimous consent to introduce two joint resolutions [HJRs 1037 and 1038]

Delegate Griffith granted unanimous consent to introduce a joint resolution

Delegate Gilbert granted unanimous consent to introduce a joint resolution [HJR 1044]

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

CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS READ THIRD TIME
UNCONTESTED CALENDAR
SB 1163 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1164 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1351 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1527S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 802 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 871 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 884 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 903 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 911 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 954S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 957 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 975 - Passed by for the day
SB 980 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 981 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 989 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 997A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1013 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1022A - Committee Amendments agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1026 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1027 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1033 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1036 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1044 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1060S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Moved to Regular Calendar
SB 1100 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1111A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1114A - Committee Amendments agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1137 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1158 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1159 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1171S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1186 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1198 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1200 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1206 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1238 - Passed by for the day
SB 1241 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1249S - Passed by for the day
SB 1288 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1295 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1328 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1346 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1349A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1350A - Passed by for the day
SB 1352 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1361 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1371A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1372 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1405 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1415A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1427 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1449 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1460 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1473A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1476 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1485 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1509S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1515 - Moved to Regular Calendar
SB 1530 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 806A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Moved to Regular Calendar
SB 808 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 823 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 833 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 882 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 893 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 895 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 897A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 898 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 907 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 922 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 932 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 941 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 949 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 960 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1018S - Passed by for the day
SB 1028A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Moved to Regular Calendar
SB 1045 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1079 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1083 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1122 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1128A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1138A - Rereferred to Committee on Transportation
SB 1142S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1173 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1189A - Committee Amendments agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1197 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1268S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1275 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1282S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1291 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1300S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1326S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1338A - Committee Amendments agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1377 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1391 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1398S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1404 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1438 - Passed by for the day
SB 1456S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1463 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1471A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1492 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1511 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1550 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 834 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 837 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 848S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 869 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 883 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 918 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 929 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 982 - Passed by for the day
SB 988 - Moved to Regular Calendar
SB 993A - Committee Amendments agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1001 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1031A - Committee Amendments agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1058 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1062 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1064S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1073 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1090 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1093 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1096 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1110 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1116S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1140A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1150 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1153 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1155 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1177 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1188S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1199 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1203 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1212S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1223 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1225 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1242 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1294 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1305 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1307S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1312 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1316 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1317 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1319 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1324 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1335A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1344 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1354 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1365A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1374 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1375 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1383 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1396 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1411S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1416 - Passed by for the day
SB 1418 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1461 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1470S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Moved to Regular Calendar
SB 1480 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1483 - Moved to Regular Calendar
SB 1505 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1508A - Passed by for the day
SB 1524 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1525A - Committee Amendments agreed to, Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1528 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1529A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Moved to Regular Calendar
SB 1533 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1535 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1537 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1539 - Passed Block Vote (Y-99 N-0)

Motion by Delegate Griffith to recess agreed to

House recessed at 1:21 p.m. until 2:00 p.m.

House reconvened at 2:00 p.m.

SENATE BILLS READ THIRD TIME
REGULAR CALENDAR
SB 1367A - Delegate Shannon floor amendments agreed to, Defeated (Y-47 N-51)
SB 1419S - Committee Substitute rejected, Delegate Hugo floor substitute agreed to, Passed (Y-99 N-0)
SB 886 - Passed (Y-94 N-4)
SB 1168 - Passed by for the day
SB 817S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed (Y-68 N-31)
SB 1046 - Passed by for the day
SB 1167 - Committee Amendments rejected, Defeated (Y-41 N-57), Reconsidered, Passed by for the day
SB 1276A - Passed by for the day
SB 1325S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed (Y-97 N-1)
SB 1000 - Delegate Fralin floor amendment withdrawn, Passed by for the day
SB 860A - Committee Amendments agreed to, Passed (Y-92 N-4)
SB 877 - Passed (Y-84 N-15)
SB 881 - Passed (Y-75 N-22)
SB 910 - Passed (Y-91 N-8)
SB 940S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed (Y-93 N-6)
SB 955 - Passed (Y-98 N-0)
SB 1035A - Committee Amendment rejected, Delegate Griffith floor amendments agreed to, Passed (Y-65 N-32), Reconsidered, Passed (Y-66 N-33)
SB 1213 - Passed (Y-91 N-7)
SB 1248S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed (Y-99 N-0)
SB 1264A - Committee Amendments agreed to, Defeated (Y-34 N-64), Reconsidered, Passed by for the day
SB 1339SA - Committee Substitute agreed to, Delegate Kilgore floor amendments agreed to, Passed (Y-98 N-0)
SB 1347S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed (Y-76 N-21)
SB 1348A - Committee Amendments agreed to, Passed (Y-77 N-20)
SB 1369A - Committee Amendments agreed to, Passed (Y-90 N-8)
SB 1394SA - Committee Substitute agreed to, Delegate Morgan floor amendment agreed to, Passed (Y-95 N-4)
SB 1414S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed (Y-92 N-6)
SB 1431A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Passed (Y-96 N-3)
SB 1445 - Passed (Y-93 N-4)
SB 1450 - Passed (Y-92 N-5)
SB 1469 - Passed (Y-90 N-7)
SB 1487A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Passed (Y-96 N-2)
SB 1495 - Committee Amendment rejected, Passed (Y-85 N-14)
SB 1513A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Passed (Y-84 N-13)
SB 1534A - Passed by for the day
SB 1060S - Passed (Y-96 N-2)
SB 1515 - Passed by for the day
SB 806A - Delegate Englin floor amendment agreed to, Passed (Y-94 N-4)
SB 1028A - Passed (Y-97 N-0)
SB 988 - Passed by for the day
SB 1470S - Passed (Y-98 N-0)
SB 1483A - Delegate Fralin floor amendment agreed to, Passed (Y-98 N-0)
SB 1529A - Passed by for the day

HOUSE BILLS WITH SENATE AMENDMENTS
HB 2472 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-98 N-0)
HB 2523 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-98 N-0)
HB 2583 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-99 N-0)

HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION WITH SENATE AMENDMENT
HJR 620 - Senate substitute rejected (Y-21 N-78)

RESOLUTION
UNCONTESTED CALENDAR
SJR 342 - Agreed to (Y-99 N-0)

RESOLUTIONS
REGULAR CALENDAR
SJR 275A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Agreed to (Y-99 N-0)
SJR 289 - Agreed to (Y-99 N-0)
SJR 332A - Committee Amendments agreed to, Agreed to (Y-99 N-0)
SJR 361S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Agreed to (Y-97 N-2)

MEMORIAL RESOLUTIONS ON THE SPEAKER'S TABLE
HJR 978 - Agreed to
HJR 979 - Agreed to
HJR 980 - Agreed to
HJR 981 - Agreed to
HJR 982 - Agreed to
HJR 983 - Agreed to

COMMENDING RESOLUTIONS ON THE SPEAKER'S TABLE
HJR 984 - Agreed to
HJR 985 - Agreed to
HJR 986 - Agreed to
HJR 987 - Agreed to
HJR 988 - Agreed to
HJR 989 - Agreed to
HJR 990 - Agreed to
HJR 991 - Agreed to
HJR 992 - Agreed to
HJR 993 - Agreed to
HJR 994 - Passed by for the day

HOUSE BILL WITH GOVERNOR'S RECOMMENDATION
HB 2665 - Governor's recommendation agreed to (Y-99 N-0)

HOUSE BILL IN CONFERENCE
HB 2289 - Conference report agreed to (Y-80 N-18)

SENATE BILLS READ SECOND TIME
UNCONTESTED CALENDAR
SB 919
SB 935A
SB 951
SB 958
SB 959
SB 994
SB 1009S
SB 1011A
SB 1059
SB 1081
SB 1082
SB 1169
SB 1170S
SB 1218
SB 1237
SB 1262
SB 1293
SB 1301
SB 1302S
SB 1379S
SB 1381
SB 1426S
SB 1435
SB 1439
SB 1479
SB 1506
SB 1547A

SENATE BILLS READ SECOND TIME
REGULAR CALENDAR
SB 811
SB 961
SB 1251A
SB 1304A
SB 1343
SB 1363
SB 1442A
SB 1453S
SB 1462S

SENATE BILL READ FIRST TIME AND REFERRED
SB 1551 - Referred to Committee on General Laws

Committee report
From General Laws: SB 1551S

Motion by Delegate Griffith to adjourn agreed to

House adjourned at 4:27 p.m. to meet Wednesday, February 25, 2009, at 11:00 a.m.

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


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