Minute Book
2011 Special Session I
Senate of Virginia
WILLIAM T. BOLLING, PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE
SUSAN CLARKE SCHAAR, CLERK
Thursday, April 28, 2011
 

 

Called to order at 1:00 p.m. by Lt. Governor William T. Bolling

Prayer offered by The Reverend Benjamin P. Campbell, Richmond Hill, Richmond, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present

Motion of Senator Ticer dispensed with reading of Journal (21‑Y 0‑N)

On motion of Senator Saslaw, the Senate recessed at 1:10 p.m. to reconvene at 2:30 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 2:30 p.m.

On motion of Senator Reynolds, the Senate recessed at 2:31 p.m. to reconvene at 3:00 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 3:00 p.m.

On motion of Senator Saslaw, the Senate recessed at 3:01 p.m. to reconvene at 3:35 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 3:35 p.m.

On motion of Senator Reynolds, the Senate recessed at 3:35 p.m. to reconvene at 4:05 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 4:05 p.m.

On motion of Senator Reynolds, the Senate recessed at 4:05 p.m. to reconvene at 4:30 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 4:30 p.m.

On motion of Senator Saslaw, the Senate recessed at 4:33 p.m. to reconvene at 5:00 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 5:00 p.m.

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE: House agreed to HJR 5039 (Election of Circuit Court Judges, General District Court Judges, Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court Judges and Members of the Judicial Inquiry and Review Commission)

BILL AND RESOLUTION REPORTED

From Privileges and Elections: HB 5005S; SJ 5017

SJ 5023 - offered by Senator Lucas (unanimous consent to introduce by voice vote)

SJ 5024 - offered by Senator Hanger (unanimous consent to introduce by voice vote)

SJ 5025 - offered by Senator Marsh (unanimous consent to introduce by voice vote)

SR 506, 507, 508, 509 offered by Senator Marsh

Joint resolutions laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 5002

Leaves of absence granted: Senators Locke, Newman, Quayle

HJR 5039 - Rules suspended, taken up for immediate consideration (37‑Y 0‑N), readings waived, Norment floor amendment agreed to, engrossed, agreed to (37‑Y 0‑N), House informed

CALENDAR  

REGULAR CALENDAR

HOUSE BILL ON SECOND READING

HB5005 - Read second time, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N), Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Barker floor amendments agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (32-Y 5-N)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION ON FIRST READING

SJ5017 - Read first time, Rules suspended, second reading waived (37-Y 0-N), engrossed, Rules suspended, third reading waived (36-Y 0-N), agreed to (37-Y 0-N)

COMMENDING RESOLUTION

SJ5022 - Agreed to by Senate (voice vote)

SJ 5023 - Rules suspended, taken up for immediate consideration (37-Y 0-N), agreed to (voice vote)

SJ 5024 - Rules suspended, taken up for immediate consideration (37-Y 0-N), agreed to (voice vote)

SJ 5025 - Rules suspended, taken up for immediate consideration (37-Y 0-N), agreed to (voice vote)

Joint Order pursuant to HJR 5039

SR 509 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (37‑Y 0‑N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

SR 506 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (37‑Y 0‑N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

SR 507 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (36‑Y 1‑N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

SR 508 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (36‑Y 0‑N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

House informed that nominations have been made pursuant to HJR 5039

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: Nominations have been made pursuant to HJR 5039

ELECTION OF CIRCUIT COURT JUDGES, GENERAL DISTRICT COURT JUDGES, JUVENILE AND DOMESTIC RELATIONS DISTRICT COURT JUDGES AND MEMBERS OF THE JUDICIAL INQUIRY AND REVIEW COMMISSION

Circuit Court Judges (35‑Y 0‑N)

Fifth Judicial Circuit: W. Richard Savage III

Eleventh Judicial Circuit: Paul W. Cella

Fourteenth Judicial Circuit: James S. Yoffy

Fifteenth Judicial Circuit: Sarah L. Deneke

Eighteenth Judicial Circuit: James C. Clark

Twenty-fourth Judicial Circuit: F. Patrick Yeatts

Thirtieth Judicial Circuit: Chadwick S. Dotson

General District Court Judges (35‑Y 0‑N)

Fifth Judicial District: Alfred W. Bates III

Twelfth Judicial District: James J. O’Connell III

Fourteenth Judicial District: Mary Bennett Malveaux

Fifteenth Judicial District: Ricardo Rigual

Twentieth Judicial District: J. Gregory Ashwell

Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court Judges (35‑Y 0‑N)

Fifteenth Judicial District: Shannon O. Hoehl

Twentieth Judicial District: Jonathan S. Lynn

Members of the Judicial Inquiry and Review Commission (35‑Y 0‑N)

H. Lee Chitwood, Bryant L. Sugg and Michael E. Untiedt

Reading of report waived (28‑Y 0‑N)

On motion of Senator Saslaw, the Senate recessed at 6:43 p.m. Pursuant to HJR 5002 (voice vote)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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