Minute Book
2009 Session
Senate of Virginia
WILLIAM T. BOLLING, PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE
SUSAN CLARKE SCHAAR, CLERK
Tuesday, February 17, 2009
 

 

Called to order at 12 m. by Lt. Governor William T. Bolling

Prayer offered by The Reverend Nicholas G. Bacalis, Saints Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Cathedral, Richmond, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present

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

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10216): reading waived (40-Y 0-N)

The House of Delegates has passed with amendments the following Senate bill: SB 1144

The House of Delegates has rejected the amendments proposed by the Senate to the following House bills: HB 1662, 2289

The House of Delegates has agreed to the following House joint resolution: HJ 883

The House of Delegates has passed the following Senate bills: SB 1012, 1015, 1201, 1236

The House of Delegates has agreed to the amendments proposed by the Senate to the following House bills: HB 1604, 1652, 1714, 1775, 2248, 2330

The House of Delegates has agreed to the substitutes proposed by the Senate to the following House bills: HB 2065, 2135, 2345

The House of Delegates has agreed to the substitute with amendment proposed by the Senate to the following House bill: HB 2091

Senate bill with House amendments placed on Calendar

House joint resolution laid on Clerk’s Desk: see February 18 Senate Calendar

BILLS REPORTED

From Commerce and Labor: HB 1636, 1649, 1674, 1698A, 1756, 1776, 1819, 1884, 1885, 1886, 1887, 1889, 1935, 1957, 1964, 1970S, 1971, 1972, 1974, 2002, 2030, 2031, 2039, 2086, 2292

From Finance: HB 1725, 1779, 1830A, 1940, 2050, 2098S, 2128, 2186, 2243S, 2437S, 2455S, 2472S, 2504S, 2517, 2550S, 2557A, 2575, 2607S, 2632, 2651 rereferred to Courts of Justice, 2656A, 2673

BILLS REFERRED

From Commerce and Labor: HB 2056 rereferred to Finance, 2332 rereferred to Finance

SJ 456 - offered by Senator Miller, J.C.

Joint resolution laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 645: see February 18  Senate Calendar

CALENDAR 

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON THIRD READING

HB1598 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Houck floor amendments 1-4 withdrawn, Houck floor amendments set 5-11 agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB1914 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB1919 - Read third time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB2051 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB2159 - Read third time, Committee amendments agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB2160 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB2597 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB1969 - out of block, Read third time, Committee amendments rejected (voice vote), Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)

REGULAR CALENDAR

HOUSE BILL ON THIRD READING

HB2523 - Read third time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice vote), passed by for day

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON SECOND READING

HB 1623 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1668 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1774 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1831 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1842 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1850 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1857 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1899 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1918 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1925 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1930 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1931 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1944 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1951 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1961 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1973 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2042 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2057 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2097 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2168 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2177 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2213 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2218 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2223 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2226 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2237 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2291 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2313 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2364 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2391 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2397 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2402 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2403 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2507 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2513 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2559 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2560 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2565 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2571 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2586 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2602 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2626 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON SECOND READING

HB 1655 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1657 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1908 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1968 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2074 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2311 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2358 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2638 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE BILL ON SECOND READING

SB 850 - passed by for day

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN20217): reading waived (39-Y 1-N)

The House of Delegates has insisted on its amendments and has requested a committee of conference on the following Senate bill: SB 1105

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - SENATE

SB 1105 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (33-Y 7-N)

CONFEREES APPOINTED

SB 1105 – Senators Northam, Locke and Quayle

On motion of Senator Colgan, the Senate adjourned at 12:35 p.m. to convene Wednesday, February 18, 2009 at 12 m. Pursuant to Rule 21(d)ii, the Clerk was ordered to receive committee reports.

BILLS REPORTED

From General Laws and Technology: HB 2442 rereferred to Finance, 2643 rereferred to Finance


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