Minute Book
2015 Session
Senate of Virginia
RALPH S. NORTHAM, PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE
SUSAN CLARKE SCHAAR, CLERK
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
 

 

Called to order at 12 m. by Lt. Governor Ralph S. Northam

Prayer offered by The Reverend Dr. Joan S. Parrott, First Baptist Church of Hampton, Hampton, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present

Motion of Senator Smith dispensed with reading of Journal (34-Y 3-N)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10217): reading waived (38‑Y 0‑N)

The House of Delegates has passed with amendments the following Senate bills: SB 695, 744, 861, 871, 931, 936, 1062, 1190, 1217, 1247

The House of Delegates has passed with substitutes the following Senate bills: SB 801, 965, 1066, 1168, 1194, 1443

The House of Delegates has passed with a substitute with amendments the following Senate bill: SB 1195

The House of Delegates has rejected the substitutes proposed by the Senate to the following House bills: HB 1275, 1276, 1891

The House of Delegates has agreed to with amendment the following Senate joint resolution: SJ 272

The House of Delegates has agreed to with substitutes the following Senate joint resolutions: SJ 243, 268, 271

The House of Delegates has agreed to the following House joint resolutions: HJ 797, 804

The House of Delegates has passed the following Senate bills: SB 690, 749, 755, 773, 816, 842, 848, 868, 889, 940, 948, 986, 1014, 1092, 1176, 1214, 1237, 1238, 1245, 1257, 1258, 1276, 1311, 1358, 1361

The House of Delegates has agreed to the following Senate joint resolutions: SJ 242, 274, 296

Senate bills and joint resolutions with House amendments, substitutes and a substitute with amendments placed on Calendar

House joint resolutions referred: see February 19 Senate Calendar

BILLS REPORTED

From Finance: HB 1386S, 1427A, 1493A, 1560S, 1702A, 1895S, 1896S, 1897A, 1898, 2040A, 2061, 2384S, 2385A; HJ 597

From Local Government: HB 1284, 1424, 1446, 1471A, 1532, 1553, 1593, 1625, 1656, 1663, 1682, 1758A, 1761, 1834, 1849S, 1857A, 1893, 2025, 2051, 2128, 2292, 2308, 2319

From Privileges and Elections: HB 1296S, 1315A, 1318, 1332, 1333, 1417, 1433, 1460, 1473A, 1538, 1653, 1699, 2056, 2062A, 2152, 2379, 2397; HJ 490, 515A, 577, 597 rereferred to Finance

BILL REREFERRED

From Local Government: HB 2316 rereferred to Commerce and Labor

Leaves of absence granted: Senators Lucas and Puller

SJ 362 - offered by Senator Hanger

SR 103 and 104 - offered by Senator McDougle

SR 105 - offered by Senator Alexander

SR 106 - offered by Senator Stosch

SR 107 - offered by Senator Vogel

Joint resolution/resolutions laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 523: see February 19 Senate Calendar

CALENDAR

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - HOUSE

HB1843 - Senate insisted on amendment and requested committee of conference (35-Y 1-N)

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - SENATE

SB 803 - House substitute rejected by Senate (2-Y 35-N)

SB 938 - Passed by for day, Reconsideration of Passed by for the day agreed to (37-Y 0-N), House substitute rejected by Senate (0-Y 36-N)

SB1019 - House substitute agreed to by Senate (36-Y 0-N)

SB1430 - House substitute agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON THIRD READING

HB1353 - Read third time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (38-Y 0-N)

HB1366 - Read third time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (38-Y 0-N)

HB1476 - Read third time, Chafin floor amendment agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (38-Y 0-N)

HB1499 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (38-Y 0-N)

HB1578 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (38-Y 0-N)

HB1639 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (38-Y 0-N)

HB1693 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (38-Y 0-N)

HB1694 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (38-Y 0-N)

HB1775 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (38-Y 0-N)

HB1808 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (38-Y 0-N)

HB1928 - Read third time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (38-Y 0-N)

HB1964 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (38-Y 0-N)

HB1984 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (38-Y 0-N)

HB2036 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (38-Y 0-N)

HB2043 - Read third time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (38-Y 0-N)

HB2049 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (38-Y 0-N)

HB2094 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (38-Y 0-N)

HB2329 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (38-Y 0-N)

HB2177 - Out of block, Passed by for day

HB1500 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Out of block, Passed by for day

HB1767 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Out of block, Passed by for day

HB1927 - Out of block, Passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON THIRD READING

 HB1565 - Read third time, Defeated by Senate (8-Y 30-N), Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (36-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1445 - Read third time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (37-Y 1-N)

HB1506 - Read third time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (36-Y 2-N)

HB1601 - Read third time, Passed Senate (32-Y 6-N)

HB1807 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (33-Y 5-N)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON SECOND READING

HB1279 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (37-Y 0-N)

HB1400 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Read third time, Senate amendments substituted for House amendments agreed to (voice vote), Passed Senate block vote (37-Y 0-N)

HB1554 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (37-Y 0-N)

HB1648 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (37-Y 0-N)

HB1666 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Read third time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (37-Y 0-N)

HB1880 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (37-Y 0-N)

HB2161 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (37-Y 0-N)

HB2162 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (37-Y 0-N)

HB2306 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (37-Y 0-N)

HB1285 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1286 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1297 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1357 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1360 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1451 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1452 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1455 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1475 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1487 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1489 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1523 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1562 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1563 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1588 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1589 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1618 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1629 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1632 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1633 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1640 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1641 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1642 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1673 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1681 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1705 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1742 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1747 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1756 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1757 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1766 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1768 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1784 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1790 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1794 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1795 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1799 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1800 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1806 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1826 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1842 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1860 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1867 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1878 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1885 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1890 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1899 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1901 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1916 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1917 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1942 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1950 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1965 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1967 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1969 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1986 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB2018 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB2019 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB2031 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB2055 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB2071 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB2081 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB2098 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB2148 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB2173 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB2176 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB2178 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB2204 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB2207 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB2277 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB2283 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB2288 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB2295 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB2299 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB2307 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB2357 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON SECOND READING

HB1329 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Read third time, Courts of Justice amendments agreed to (voice vote), Finance amendment agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (29-Y 9-N)

HB1828 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (34-Y 3-N)

HB1879 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (23-Y 14-N 1-A), Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N), Passed Senate (24-Y 14-N)

HB 324 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1444 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1597 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1608 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1721 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1854 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB2059 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB2100 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB2179 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB2209 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (38-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILL ON SECOND READING

SB1464 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate (voice vote)

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 1:20 p.m. to reconvene at 4:10 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 4:10 p.m.

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10218): reading waived (36-Y 1-N)

The House of Delegates has passed with amendments the following Senate bills: SB 741, 838, 1309, 1325, 1401

The House of Delegates has passed with substitutes the following Senate bills: SB 1161, 1411

The House of Delegates has insisted on its amendment and has requested a committee of conference on the following Senate bill: SB 1037

The House of Delegates has insisted on its substitute and has requested a committee of conference on the following Senate bill: SB 1404

The House of Delegates has insisted on its substitute with amendment and has requested a committee of conference on the following Senate bill: SB 1231

The House of Delegates has passed the following Senate bills: SB 901, 1012, 1070, 1269, 1272, 1316

SUPPLEMENTAL CALENDAR NO. 1

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - SENATE

SB 741 - House amendment agreed to by Senate (35-Y 2-N), Reconsideration of House amendment agreed to by Senate (35-Y 0-N), House amendment rejected by Senate (1-Y 34-N)

SB 838 - House amendment agreed to by Senate (35-Y 0-N)

SB 1161 - House substitute agreed to by Senate (37-Y 0-N)

SB 1309 - House amendments rejected by Senate (0-Y 37-N)

SB 1325 - House amendments agreed to by Senate (37-Y 0-N)

SB 1401 - House amendments rejected by Senate (0-Y 36-N)

SB 1411 - House substitute agreed to by Senate (37-Y 0-N)

SB 1037 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference (35-Y 0-N 1-A)

SB 1231 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference (36-Y 0-N)

SB 1404 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference (36-Y 0-N)

CONFEREES APPOINTED

SB 1037 - Senators Hanger, Ruff and Alexander

SB 1231 - Senators Reeves, Howell and Carrico

SB 1404 - Senators Stosch, Martin and Howell

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN20218): reading waived (33-Y 1-N)

The House of Delegates has rejected the Senate amendments as substituted for House amendments to the following House bill: HB 1400

The House of Delegates has rejected the amendments proposed by the Senate to the following House bills: HB 1329, 1928

The House of Delegates has rejected the substitute proposed by the Senate to the following House bill: HB 2306

The House of Delegates has acceded to the request of the Senate for a committee of conference on the following House bill: HB 1843

The House of Delegates has agreed to the amendment proposed by the Senate to the following House bill: HB 1666

The House of Delegates has agreed to the substitutes proposed by the Senate to the following House bills: HB 1828, 1879, 2036, 2161  

UNIFINISHED BUSINESS - HOUSE

HB1329 - Senate insisted on amendments and requested committee of conference (37-Y 0-N)

HB1400 - Senate insisted on amendments and requested committee of conference (35-Y 0-N)

HB1928 - Senate insisted on amendment and requested committee of conference (37-Y 0-N)

HB2306 - Senate insisted on substitute and requested committee of conference (38-Y 0-N)

CONFEREES APPOINTED

HB 1843 - Senators Hanger, Ruff and Alexander

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN40218): reading waived (34-Y 1-N)

The House of Delegates has insisted on its amendments and has requested committees of conference on the following Senate bills: SB 741, 1309, 1401

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - SENATE

 SB 741 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference (37-Y 0-N)

SB 1309 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference (37-Y 0-N)

SB 1401 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference (37-Y 0-N)

CONFEREES APPOINTED

SB 1309 - Senators Ruff, Reeves and Barker

SB 1401 - Senators Norment, Wagner and Alexander

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN50218): reading waived (34-Y 4-N)

The House of Delegates has acceded to the request of the Senate for committees of conference on the following House bills: HB 1329, 1400, 1928, 2306

CONFEREES APPOINTED

HB 1329 - Senators Garrett, Stuart and Edwards

HB 1400 - Senators Colgan, Norment, Watkins, Hanger, Howell and Stosch

HB 1928 - Senators Obenshain, Howell and Reeves

HB 2306 - Senators Stosch, Martin and Howell

SB 741 - Senators Carrico, Wagner and Alexander

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN60218)

The House of Delegates has agreed to the following House joint resolutions: HJ 829, 850

On motion of Senator Stosch, the Senate adjourned at 5:37 p.m. to convene Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 12 m.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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