Minute Book
2016 Session
Senate of Virginia
RALPH S. NORTHAM, PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE
SUSAN CLARKE SCHAAR, CLERK
Thursday, March 10, 2016
 

 

Called to order at 10:00 a.m. by Lt. Governor Ralph S. Northam

Prayer offered by The Reverend Michael Simone, Spring Branch Church, Virginia Beach, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present

Motion of Senator Miller dispensed with reading of Journal (35-Y 5-N)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN20309): reading waived (36‑Y 4‑N)

The House of Delegates has agreed to the amendments proposed by the Senate to the following House bills: HB 451, 665, 883

The House of Delegates has agreed to the substitute with amendment proposed by the Senate to the following House bill: HB 1069

The House of Delegates has agreed to the substitutes proposed by the Senate to the following House joint resolutions: HJ 177, 332

The House of Delegates has sustained the veto of the Governor on the following House bill: HB 1188

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

Motion to suspend Joint Order until completion of Calendar agreed to by Senate

CALENDAR

BILLS IN CONFERENCE

HB 681 - Conference report agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N), Reconsideration of conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N), Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)

HB1331 - Conference report agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)

HJ 97 - Conference report agreed to by Senate (voice vote)

SB 120 - Conference report agreed to by Senate (32-Y 8-N)

SB 230 - Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)

SJ 58 - Conference report agreed to by Senate (voice vote)

SJ 97 - Conference report agreed to by Senate (voice vote)

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - HOUSE

HB 773 - Not properly before Senate

HB 846 - Senate insisted on substitute and requested committee of conference (40-Y 0-N)

HB1343 - Senate insisted on substitute and requested committee of conference (40-Y 0-N)

HB1362 - Senate insisted on substitute and requested committee of conference (40-Y 0-N)

HB 25 - Conferees appointed: Senators Chafin, Reeves and Deeds

HB 168 - Conferees appointed: Senators Carrico, Favola and Marsden

HB 373 - Conferees appointed: Senators DeSteph, Reeves and Deeds

HB 568 - Conferees appointed: Senators Saslaw, Dunnavant and Carrico

HB 622 - Conferees appointed: Senators Obenshain, Sturtevant and Deeds

HB 842 - Conferees appointed: Senators Obenshain, Locke and Suetterlein

HB 858 - Conferees appointed: Senators Ruff, Wagner and Hanger

HB 879 - Conferees appointed: Senators Barker, Black and Chafin

HB1228 - Conferees appointed: Senators Stuart, DeSteph and McPike

HB1255 - Conferees appointed: Senators Carrico, Stanley and Favola

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - SENATE

SB 418 - House amendment agreed to by Senate (23-Y 16-N)

SB 41 - House substitute rejected to by Senate (20-Y 20-N, Chair voted nay), Reconsideration of House substitute agreed to by Senate (39-Y 1-N), House substitute agreed to by Senate (21-Y 19-N)

SB 578 - House substitute with amendment rejected by Senate (0-Y 40-N)

SB 579 - House substitute with amendment rejected by Senate (2-Y 38-N)

SB 750 - Passed by for day, Reconsideration of Passed by for the day agreed to (40-Y 0-N), House substitute with amendments agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)

SB 39 - Stricken from Senate calendar (38-Y 2-N)

SB 237 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference (40-Y 0-N), Conferees appointed: Senators Stuart, Petersen and Black

SB 692 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference (40-Y 0-N)

SB 748 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference (39-Y 0-N), Conferees appointed: Senators Wagner, Stuart and Saslaw

SENATE BILL WITH GOVERNOR’S RECOMMENDATION

SB 626 - Passed by for day

SENATE BILL VETOED BY GOVERNOR

SB 612 - Passed by for day

HOUSE BILL WITH GOVERNOR’S RECOMMENDATION

HB 562 - Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 1-N)

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE RESOLUTIONS ON THIRD READING

SR 43 - Passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE RESOLUTIONS ON SECOND READING

SR 75 - Passed by for day

SR 79 - Passed by for day

MEMORIAL RESOLUTIONS

HJ 362 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 374 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 376 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 378 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 380 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 392 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 401 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 410 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 417 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 418 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 423 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 429 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 430 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 431 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 440 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 441 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 442 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 455 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 456 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 457 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 459 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 460 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 461 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 463 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 464 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 465 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 466 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 467 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 468 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 471 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 482 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 483 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 487 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 488 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 489 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 490 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 496 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 497 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 504 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 520 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 532 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 533 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

SJ 189 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

SJ 193 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

SJ 194 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

SJ 196 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

SJ 199 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

SJ 203 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

SJ 207 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

SJ 209 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

SJ 211 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

SJ 212 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

SJ 215 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

SR 63 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

SR 69 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

SR 70 - Agreed to by Senate block vote

HJ 383 - Out of block, Agreed to by Senate

HJ 391 - Out of block, Agreed to by Senate

HJ 458 - Out of block, Agreed to by Senate

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: Nomination has been made pursuant to HJ 424 (Election of a Justice of the Supreme Court of Virginia)

COMMENDING RESOLUTIONS

HJ 256 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 354 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 355 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 356 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 357 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 358 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 360 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 361 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 363 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 364 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 365 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 366 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 367 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 368 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 369 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 370 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 371 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 373 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 375 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 377 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 379 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 381 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 382 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 384 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 386 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 387 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 388 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 389 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 390 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 393 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 394 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 395 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 396 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 397 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 398 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 400 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 402 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 403 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 404 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 405 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 406 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 407 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 408 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 409 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 411 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 412 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 413 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 414 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 416 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 419 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 420 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 421 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 422 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 426 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 427 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 428 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 432 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 433 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

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

HJ 435 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 436 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 437 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 438 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

HJ 450 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 451 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

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

HJ 453 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 454 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 462 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 469 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 470 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 472 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 473 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 474 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 476 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 477 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 478 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 479 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 480 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 481 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 484 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 486 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 491 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 493 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 494 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 495 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 498 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 499 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 500 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 501 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 502 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 503 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 505 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 506 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 507 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 508 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 509 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 510 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 511 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 512 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 513 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 514 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 515 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 516 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 517 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 518 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 519 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 521 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 522 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 523 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 524 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 525 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 526 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 527 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 528 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 529 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 530 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 531 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 534 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 187 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 190 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 191 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 192 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 195 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 197 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 198 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 200 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 202 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 204 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 205 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 206 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 208 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 210 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 213 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 214 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SR 62 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SR 66 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SR 67 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SR 68 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SR 71 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SR 72 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SR 73 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SR 76 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SR 77 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SR 78 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SR 80 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SR 85 - Agreed to by Senate block vote (voice vote)

HJ 535 - Out of block, Passed by for day

Joint Order pursuant to HJR 424 (continued)

SR 74 - Read third time and agreed to by Senate (voice vote)

House informed that nomination has been made pursuant to HJ 424

ELECTION OF A JUSTICE OF THE SUPREME COURT OF VIRGINIA

A Justice of the Supreme Court of Virginia (21‑Y 0‑N 1-A)

Stephen R. McCullough

Reading of report waived (40‑Y 0‑N)

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 12:14 p.m. to reconvene at 4:30 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 4:30 p.m.

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10310): reading waived (33‑Y 7‑N)

The House of Delegates has passed with amendment the following Senate bill: SB 767

The House of Delegates has passed with substitutes the following Senate bills: SB 270, 369, 438, 449, 459

The House of Delegates has passed with a substitute with amendments the following Senate bill: SB 478

The House of Delegates has agreed to the reports of the committees of conference on the following Senate bills: SB 230, 544

The House of Delegates has rejected the substitute proposed by the Senate to the following House bill: HB 525

The House of Delegates has acceded to the request of the Senate for committees of conference on the following House bills: HB 8, 46, 180, 815, 894

The House of Delegates has agreed to the reports of the committees of conference on the following House bills: HB 332, 1331

The House of Delegates has agreed to amendment no. 1 in accordance with the recommendation of the Governor, has rejected amendment no. 2.2., and has ruled as out of order amendment no. 2.3. to the following House bill: HB 605

The House of Delegates has agreed to the reports of the committees of conference on the following Senate joint resolutions: SJ 58, 97

The House of Delegates has agreed to the following House joint resolutions: HJ 425, 492

The House of Delegates has agreed to the report of the committee of conference on the following House joint resolution: HJ 97

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

House joint resolutions laid on Clerk’s Desk

CONFEREES APPOINTED

HB8 - Senators Carrico, Petersen and Chase

HB46 - Senators Carrico, Lucas and Newman

HB180 - Senators McDougle, Obenshain and Howell

HB815 - Senators Stuart, Obenshain and Saslaw

HB894 - Senators Carrico, Lucas and Newman

SB 692 - Senators Norment, McDougle and Saslaw

SUPPLEMENTAL CALENDAR NO. 1

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - HOUSE

HB 525 - Senate insisted on substitute and requested committee of conference (39-Y 0-N), Conferees appointed: Senators Newman, McDougle and Lucas

HB 846 - Conferees appointed: Senators Ruff, Saslaw and Hanger

HB 1343 - Conferees appointed: Senators Norment, Howell and Hanger

HB 1362 - Conferees appointed: Senators Norment, McDougle and Saslaw

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - SENATE

SB 270 - House substitute agreed to by Senate (21-Y 18-N)

SB 369 - House substitute agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: House agreed to HJR 537 (Election of a Court of Appeals of Virginia Judge, a General District Court Judge, and a Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court Judge)

SB 438 - House substitute agreed to by Senate (34-Y 5-N), Reconsideration of House substitute agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N), House substitute agreed to by Senate (29-Y 9-N 1-A)

SB 449 - House substitute agreed to by Senate (34-Y 5-N)

SB 459 - House substitute rejected by Senate (1-Y 38-N), Senate acceded to request for committee of conference (38-Y 0-N), Conferees appointed: Senators Ruff, Saslaw and Hanger

SB 478 - House substitute with amendments rejected by Senate (0-Y 39-N), Senate acceded to request for committee of conference (38-Y 0-N), Conferees appointed: Senators Obenshain, Garrett and Deeds

SB 767 - House amendment agreed to by Senate (22-Y 17-N)

SB 578 - House substitute with amendment rejected by Senate (0-Y 40-N), Senate acceded to request for committee of conference (37-Y 1-N), Conferees appointed: Senators Barker, Black and Chafin

SB 579 - House substitute with amendment rejected by Senate (2-Y 38-N), Senate acceded to request for committee of conference (37-Y 1-N), Conferees appointed: Senators Barker, Cosgrove and Black

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 5:00 p.m. to reconvene at 5:30 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 5:30 p.m.

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN30310): reading waived (30‑Y 6‑N)

The House of Delegates has insisted on its substitutes with amendments and has requested committees of conference on the following Senate bills: SB 578, 579

The House of Delegates has agreed to the reports of the committees of conference on the following Senate bills: SB 253, 329, 336

The House of Delegates has acceded to the request of the Senate for committees of conference on the following House bills: HB 846, 1343, 1362

The House of Delegates has agreed to the reports of the committees of conference on the following House bills: HB 895, 1228, 1255

The House of Delegates has agreed to the report of the committee of conference on the following Senate joint resolution: SJ 85

The House of Delegates has agreed to the report of the committee of conference on the following House joint resolution: HJ 112

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN40310): reading waived (30-Y 6-N)

The House of Delegates has insisted on its substitute and has requested a committee of conference on the following Senate bill: SB 459

The House of Delegates has insisted on its substitute with amendments and has requested a committee of conference on the following Senate bill: SB 478

The House of Delegates has acceded to the request of the Senate for a committee of conference on the following House bill: HB 525

SR 86 - offered by Senator Suetterlein

SR 87 - offered by Senator McEachin

SR 88 - offered by Senator Saslaw

SR 89, 90 and 91 - offered by Senator Surovell

SR 92 - offered by Senator Sturtevant (unanimous consent to introduce by voice vote)

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

On motion of Senator Stanley, the Senate adjourned in Honor of Justice Antonin Scalia at 5:37 p.m. to convene Friday, March 11, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. Pursuant to Rule 21(d)ii, the Clerk was ordered to receive committee reports.

BILL REPORTED

From Courts of Justice: HJ 537

From Rules: HJ 336, 372, 425

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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