Minute Book
2016 Session
Senate of Virginia
RALPH S. NORTHAM, PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE
SUSAN CLARKE SCHAAR, CLERK
Monday, March 07, 2016
 

 

Called to order at 10:30 a.m. by Lt. Governor Ralph S. Northam

Prayer offered by Dr. Ajaib Singh, Sikh Foundation of Virginia, Fairfax Station, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present

Motion of Senator Locke dispensed with reading of Journal (31-Y 8-N)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10304): reading waived (34‑Y 5‑N)

The House of Delegates has passed with amendments the following Senate bills: SB 237, 418, 695

The House of Delegates has passed with substitutes the following Senate bills: SB 39, 337, 517, 645, 748

The House of Delegates has insisted on its amendments and has requested a committee of conference on the following Senate bill: SB 468

The House of Delegates has rejected the amendments proposed by the Senate to the following House bills: HB 25, 373

The House of Delegates has rejected the substitutes proposed by the Senate to the following House bills: HB 168, 622

The House of Delegates has acceded to the request of the Senate for a committee of conference on the following House bill: HB 1344

The House of Delegates has agreed to the following House joint resolutions: HJ 256, 317, 354, 355, 356, 357, 358, 359, 360, 361, 362, 363, 364, 365, 366, 367, 368, 369, 370, 371, 373, 374, 375, 376, 377, 378, 379, 380, 381, 383, 384, 385, 386, 387, 388, 389, 390, 391, 392, 393, 394, 395, 396, 397, 398, 399, 400, 401, 402, 403, 404, 405, 406, 407, 408, 410, 411, 412, 413, 414, 415, 416, 417, 418, 419, 420, 421, 422

The House of Delegates has passed the following Senate bills: SB 154, 374, 377, 704

The House of Delegates has agreed to the amendments proposed by the Senate to the following House bills: HB 588, 645, 1110, 1160

The House of Delegates has agreed to the substitutes proposed by the Senate to the following House bills: HB 227, 667, 924, 1359

The House of Delegates has agreed to the following Senate joint resolutions: SJ 88, 159, 160, 161, 162, 164, 165, 166, 167, 168, 169, 170, 171, 173, 174, 175

The House of Delegates has defeated the following Senate bill: SB 224

Senate bills with House amendments and substitutes placed on Calendar

House joint resolutions referred/joint resolutions laid on Clerk’s Desk: see March 8 Senate Calendar

SJ 199 - offered by Senator McPike (unanimous consent to introduce by voice vote)

SR 72, and 73 - offered by Senator Lewis (unanimous consent to introduce by voice vote)

SJ 200 - offered by Senator Dance

SJ 201 - offered by Senator Wexton

SR 74 - offered by Senator Senator Obenshain

SR 75 - offered by Senator McDougle

Resolutions presented, ordered printed and referred/joint resolution laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 37: see March 8 Senate Calendar

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 10:50 a.m. to reconvene at 11:55 a.m.

The Senate reconvened at 11:55 a.m.

CALENDAR           

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - HOUSE

HB 895 - Senate insisted on substitute and requested committee of conference (40-Y 0-N)

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - SENATE

SB 246 - House amendments agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)

SB 360 - House amendment agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)

SB 440 - House substitute rejected by Senate (0-Y 40-N)

SB 515 - House amendments agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)

SB 625 - House substitute rejected by Senate (1-Y 39-N)

SJ 63 - House substitute agreed to by Senate (voice vote)

SB 468 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference (40-Y 0-N), Conferees appointed: Senators Wagner, Stanley and Marsden

SENATE BILL VETOED BY GOVERNOR

SB 612 - Passed by for day

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HOUSE BILL ON THIRD READING

HB 180 - Read third time, Stanley floor amendment agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)

REGULAR CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON THIRD READING

HB 685 - Passed by for day

HB 8 - Read third time, Committee amendments agreed to (voice vote), Newman floor amendments agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (23-Y 17-N)

HB 389 - Read third time, Committee amendments agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (20-Y 19-N)

HB 883 - Read third time, Surovell floor amendment agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)

HB 350 - Read third time, Committee substitute rejected (voice vote), Newman floor substitute offered, Motion to rerefer to Finance and continue to the 2017 session agreed to (voice vote)

HB 815 - Read third time, Surovell floor amendment rejected (voice vote), Dunnavant floor amendment agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (22-Y 17-N)

HB1090 - Read third time, Passed Senate (21-Y 19-N)

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 2:18 p.m. to reconvene at 2:35 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 2:35 p.m.

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON SECOND READING

HB 238 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 451 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 525 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 665 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB 814 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1059 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR

HOUSE BILL ON SECOND READING

HB1362 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR

HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION ON THIRD READING

HJ 424 - Passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE RESOLUTIONS ON THIRD READING

SR 42 - Passed by for day

SR 43 - Passed by for day

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTIONS ON SECOND READING

HJ 177 - Read second time

HJ 332 - Read second time

HJ 347 - Read second time

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION ON FIRST READING

SJ 188 - Read first time

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE RESOLUTION ON FIRST READING

SR 64 - Read first time

RESOLUTIONS REPORTED

From Courts of Justice: SR 74, 75

SUPPLEMENTAL CALENDAR NO. 1

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE RESOLUTIONS ON FIRST READING

SR 74 - Read first time

SR 75 - Read first time

SJ 201 - Rules suspended, taken up for immediate consideration (40-Y 0-N), Agreed to by Senate (voice vote)

On motion of Senator Newman, the Senate adjourned at 2:45 p.m. to convene Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. Pursuant to Rule 21(d)ii, the Clerk was ordered to receive committee reports and suspended the Rules to allow the Clerk to receive Memorial and Commending Resolutions until 5:00 p.m. (39-Y 0-N)

BILLS REPORTED

From Finance: HB 846S, 1069A, 1343S

SJ 199 - offered by Senator McPike

SJ 200 and 202 - offered by Senator Dance

SJ 203 - offered by Senator Lucas

SJ 204 - offered by Senator Petersen

SJ 205 - offered by Senator Surovell

SJ 206 - offered by Senator McDougle

SJ 207 - offered by Senator Petersen

SJ 208 - offered by Senator Dunnavant

SJ 209 - offered by Senator Chafin

SJ 210 - offered by Senator DeSteph

SJ 211 - offered by Senator Suetterlein

SR 68 - offered by Senator Miller

SR 69 and 70 - offered by Senator Lucas

SR 71 - offered by Senator McDougle

SR 72 and 73 - offered by Senator Lewis

Joint resolutions laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 37: see March 8 Senate Calendar

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10307)

The House of Delegates has passed with amendments the following Senate bills: SB 125, 285, 294, 352, 363, 576

The House of Delegates has passed with substitutes the following Senate bills: SB 323, 358, 415, 611, 692, 701, 734, 746

The House of Delegates has insisted on its substitute and has requested a committee of conference on the following Senate bill: SB 329

The House of Delegates has rejected the amendments proposed by the Senate to the following House bills: HB 842, 1228

The House of Delegates has rejected the substitutes proposed by the Senate to the following House bills: HB 568, 858, 879, 1255

The House of Delegates has insisted on its substitutes and has requested committees of conference on the following Senate joint resolutions: SJ 58, 85, 97

The House of Delegates has agreed to the following House joint resolution: HJ 382

Senate bills with House amendments and substitutes placed on Calendar

House joint resolution laid on Clerk’s Desk: see March 8 Senate Calendar


Legislative Information System