Minute Book
2009 Session
Senate of Virginia
WILLIAM T. BOLLING, PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE
SUSAN CLARKE SCHAAR, CLERK
Thursday, February 19, 2009
 

 

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

Prayer offered by The Reverend Jeffrey H. Raymond, First Baptist Church, Hopewell, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present

Motion of Senator Martin dispensed with reading of Journal (39-Y 0-N)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10218): reading waived (38-Y 0-N)

The House of Delegates has passed with amendments the following Senate bills: SB 896, 1222

The House of Delegates has rejected the amendment proposed by the Senate to the following House bill: HB 2275

The House of Delegates has rejected the substitute proposed by the Senate to the following House bill: HB 1718

The House of Delegates has passed the following Senate bills: SB 845, 858, 904, 905, 944, 946, 986, 1003, 1004, 1017, 1021, 1025, 1052, 1120, 1176, 1246, 1309, 1315, 1356, 1421, 1507, 1532

The House of Delegates has agreed to the amendments proposed by the Senate to the following House bills: HB 1599, 1792, 1852, 1874, 1941, 2032, 2405, 2486, 2534, 2539

The House of Delegates has agreed to the substitutes proposed by the Senate to the following House bills: HB 1713, 1943, 2437

Senate bills with House amendments placed on Calendar

BILLS REPORTED

From Education and Health: HB 1605, 1624, 1663, 1703S, 1746, 1810A, 1836, 1844, 1924, 1945, 1980, 2061, 2063 rereferred to Finance, 2070A, 2089, 2112, 2163S, 2166, 2188, 2211, 2224A, 2258S, 2304A, 2341A, 2342, 2353A, 2396S, 2407, 2409A, 2449, 2453, 2456, 2458, 2461A, 2462A, 2464, 2474A, 2549, 2551A, 2589, 2619, 2646

From General Laws and Technology: HB 1660, 1707, 1708, 1856, 1875, 2037A, 2080S, 2083, 2181, 2201S, 2240, 2241, 2261, 2266S, 2305S, 2417S, 2426S, 2427A, 2432A, 2499, 2529, 2599, 2612, 2618, 2639, 2644, 2672S

BILLS REREFERRED

From General Laws and Technology: HB 1587 rereferred to Transportation, 1883 rereferred to Rules, 2354 rereferred to Finance, 2415 rereferred to Finance

Rules suspended, privilege(s) of the floor given to distinguished guests (40‑Y 0‑N)

SJ 458 - offered by Senator Deeds

SJ 459 - offered by Senator Deeds

SJ 460 - offered by Senator Deeds

SJ 461 - offered by Senator Deeds

Joint resolutions laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 645: see February 20 Senate Calendar

Rules suspended, privilege(s) of the floor given to distinguished guests (39‑Y 0‑N)

SJ 462 - offered by Senator Cuccinelli

SJ 463 - offered by Senator Reynolds

SJ 464 - offered by Senator Locke

SJ 465 - offered by Senator Smith

Joint resolutions laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 645: see February 20 Senate Calendar

CALENDAR 

BILL IN CONFERENCE

SB1105 - Conference report agreed to by Senate (27-Y 13-N)

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - SENATE

SB 969 - House amendments rejected by Senate (8-Y 32-N)

SB1094 - House substitute agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)

SB1095 - House substitute agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON THIRD READING

HB1636 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB1649 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB1674 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB1698 - Read third time, Committee amendments agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB1725 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB1756 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB1776 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB1830 - Read third time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB1884 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB1886 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB1887 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB1889 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB1935 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB1940 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB1957 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB1964 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB1971 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB1972 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB1974 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB2002 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB2030 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB2031 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB2039 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB2050 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB2086 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB2098 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB2128 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB2243 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB2292 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB2472 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB2517 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB2607 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB2673 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB1819 - out of block, passed by for day

HB1970 - out of block, passed by for day

HB2186 - out of block, Read third time, Passed Senate (34-Y 5-N)

HB2557 - out of block, passed by for day

HB2632 - out of block, Motion to recommit to Finance agreed to (voice vote)

REGULAR CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON THIRD READING

HB2523 - Committee amendment reconsidered (40-Y 0-N), Committee amendment rejected (voice vote), Puller floor substitute offered, passed by for day

HB1655 - Read third time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (33-Y 6-N), Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (37-Y 0-N), Passed Senate (30-Y 10-N)

HB1657 - Read third time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (36-Y 4-N)

HB1908 - Read third time, Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)

HB1968 - Read third time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice vote), substitute motion passed by for day

HB2074 - Read third time, Passed Senate (33-Y 7-N), Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB2311 - Read third time, Committee amendments agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (30-Y 10-N)

HB2358 - Read third time, Committee amendments agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (24-Y 16-N), Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB2638 - Read third time, Passed Senate (29-Y 11-N)

HB1885 - Read third time, Passed Senate (36-Y 3-N)

HB2455 - passed by for day

HB2550 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (37-Y 3-N), Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N), Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)

HB2656 - Read third time, Committee amendment rejected (voice vote), Locke floor substitute agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON SECOND READING

HB 1595 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1631 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1637 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1643 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1646 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1678 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1680 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1682 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1697 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1712 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1736 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1740 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1757 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1765 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1771 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1802 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1828 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1832 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1872 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1877 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1878 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1881 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1892 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1926 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1995 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2003 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2029 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2034 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2055 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2056 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2059 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2071 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2077 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2096 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2103 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2109 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2123 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2132 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2150 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2165 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2184 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2187 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2197 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2215 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2216 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2247 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2251 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2277 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2281 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2283 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2322 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2326 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2332 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2349 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2351 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2366 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2408 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2410 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2422 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2424 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2429 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2442 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2465 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2473 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2487 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2491 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2494 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2532 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2582 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2583 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2596 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2642 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2643 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2663 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2666 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON SECOND READING

HB 1671 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1729 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1735 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1780 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1788 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1791 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1882 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1907 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 1912 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2084 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2138 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2158 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2479 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2480 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2528 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2544 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HB 2653 - Rules suspended, Constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION ON SECOND READING

HJ 648 - Rules suspended, Reading waived block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR

HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTIONS ON SECOND READING

HJ 620 - Rules suspended, Reading waived block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HJ 647 - Rules suspended, Reading waived block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

HJ 688 - Rules suspended, Reading waived block vote (40-Y 0-N), passed by for day

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION ON FIRST READING

SJ 432 - Read first time

MEMORIAL RESOLUTIONS

HJ 848 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 853 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 854 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 855 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 856 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 857 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 858 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 859 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 860 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 861 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 869 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 870 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 878 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 879 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 880 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 886 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 887 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 888 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

SJ 435 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

SJ 436 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

SJ 446 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

SJ 450 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

SJ 451 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

SJ 453 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

SJ 454 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

SJ 456 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

SJ 438 - out of block, passed by for day

SJ 442 - out of block, agreed to by Senate

COMMENDING RESOLUTIONS

HJ 851 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 852 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 862 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 864 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 866 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 867 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 868 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 871 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 872 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 873 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 875 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 876 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 877 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 881 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 882 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 883 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 884 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 889 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 434 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 439 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 443 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 444 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 445 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 447 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 448 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 449 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 452 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 455 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 457 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 863 - out of block, Agreed to by Senate (voice vote)

SJ 466 - offered by Senator Petersen

SJ 467 – offered by Senator Petersen

Joint resolutions laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 645: see February 20 Senate Calendar

On motion of Senator Colgan, the Senate adjourned at 1:32 p.m. to convene Friday, February 20, 2009 at 11:30 a.m.


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