Minute Book
2009 Special Session 1
Senate of Virginia
WILLIAM T. BOLLING, PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE
SUSAN CLARKE SCHAAR, CLERK
Wednesday, August 19, 2009
 

 

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

Prayer offered by The Reverend Kathryn Jenkins, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Richmond, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present

Proclamation from the Governor

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: House is duly organized and ready to proceed

SR 501 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (36-Y 0-N), agreed to (36-Y 0-N)

House informed that Senate is duly organized and ready to proceed

Leaves of absence granted: Senators Blevins, Howell, McDougle and Quayle

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: House agreed to HJR 5001 (Notifying the Governor of Organization) and request concurrence

HJR 5001 – taken up, agreed to (voice vote), House informed

On motion of Senator Saslaw, the Senate recessed at 12:35 p.m. to reconvene at 12:45 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 12:45 p.m.

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: House agreed to HJR 5003 (Limiting legislation to be considered for 2009 Special Session I) and request concurrence

On motion of Senator Saslaw, the Senate recessed at 12:46 p.m. to reconvene at 1:05 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 1:05 p.m.

HJR 5003 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (35-Y 0-N), agreed to (35-Y 1-N), House informed

On motion of Senator Saslaw, the Senate recessed at 1:10 p.m. to reconvene at 1:30 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 1:30 p.m.

Bill presented, ordered printed and referred under Senate Rule 11(b) and HJR 5003

On motion of Senator Saslaw, the Senate recessed at 1:35 p.m. to reconvene at 4:00 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 4:00 p.m.

BILLS REPORTED

From Courts of Justice: SB 5003S

From Finance: SB 5004

CALENDAR

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON FIRST READING

SB 5003 - Read first time, Rules suspended, second constitutional reading dispensed (36-Y 0-N), committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), engrossed by Senate (voice vote), Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (36-Y 0-N), passed Senate (36-Y 0-N)

SB 5004 – Read first time, Rules suspended, second constitutional reading dispensed (36-Y 0-N), engrossed by Senate (voice vote), Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (36-Y 0-N), passed Senate (36-Y 0-N)

On motion of Senator Saslaw, the Senate recessed at 4:25 p.m. to reconvene at 5:05 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 5:05 p.m.

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10819): reading waived (35-Y 0-N)

The House of Delegates has passed the following House bills: HB 5007, 5008

House bills referred

On motion of Senator Saslaw, the Senate recessed at 5:07 p.m. to reconvene at 5:25 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 5:25 p.m.

BILLS REPORTED

From Courts of Justice: HB 5007

From Finance: HB 5008

SUPPLEMENTAL CALENDAR NO. 1

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON SECOND READING

HB 5007 - Rules suspended, second constitutional reading dispensed (35-Y 0-N), read third time, passed block vote (35-Y 0-N)

HB 5008 - Rules suspended, second constitutional reading dispensed (35-Y 0-N), read third time, passed block vote (35-Y 0-N)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN20819)

The House of Delegates has passed the following Senate bills: SB 5003, 5004

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: House agreed to HJR 5004 (adjournment sine die)

HJR 5004 - taken up, agreed to voice vote, House informed

On motion of Senator Colgan, the Senate adjourned at 5:42 p.m., sine die

 


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