SENATE OF VIRGINIA                                          MINUTE BOOK



                            Saturday, March 9, 1996

Called to order at 10:00 a.m. by Lt. Governor, Donald S. Beyer, Jr.

Prayer offered by The Rev. George A. Williams, Chief Deputy Clerk
  House of Delegates, Commonwealth of Virginia, Richmond, Virginia.

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS - Quorum Present.

Motion of Senator Couric dispensed with Reading of Journal (38-Y 0-N).

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN20308):  (Reading waived 40-Y 0-N).
Senate Bills with Conference Reports Concurred In:  SB 266, 433, 448.
House Bills with Conference Reports Concurred In:  HB 14, 148, 265, 293, 464,
  650, 789, 800, 987.
House Requested Second Committee of Conference:  HB 1195.
House Joint Resolution with Conference Report Agreed To:  HJR 104.
COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN30308):  (Reading waived 40-Y 0-N).
House Joint Resolution Agreed To:  HJR 364.

CALENDAR

BILLS IN CONFERENCE
H.B. 31, Conference Report concurred in (36-Y 0-N).
H.B. 123, Conference Report concurred in (40-Y 0-N).
H.B. 265, Reconsideration of rejection of Conference Report agreed to
  (39-Y 0-N), concurred in (30-Y 9-N).
H.B. 286, Conference Report concurred in (35-Y 1-N).
H.B. 292, Conference Report concurred in (34-Y 6-N).  House informed.
H.B. 305, Conference Report concurred in (39-Y 0-N).
H.B. 470, Conference Report concurred in (40-Y 0-N).
H.B. 488, Conference Report concurred in (39-Y 0-N).
H.B. 520, Conference Report concurred in (40-Y 0-N).
H.B. 616, Conference Report rejected (19-Y 21-N).  House informed.
H.B. 618, Conference Report concurred in (40-Y 0-N).
H.B. 748, Conference Report concurred in (38-Y 0-N).
H.B. 928, Conference Report concurred in (40-Y 0-N).
H.B. 1023, Conference Report concurred in (39-Y 0-N).
H.B. 1062, Conference Report concurred in (34-Y 1-N), reconsideration agreed
  to (38-Y 0-N), concurred in (37-Y 1-N).  House informed.
H.B. 1071, Conference Report concurred in (28-Y 12-N).  House informed.
H.B. 1077, Conference Report concurred in (39-Y 0-N).
H.B. 1163, Conference Report concurred in (40-Y 0-N).
H.B. 1195, Senate acceded to House request for second committee of
  conference (38-Y 0-N); conferees appointed:  Senators Woods, Howell
  and Bolling; motion to strike from calendar agreed to (40-Y 0-N).
H.B. 1495, Conference Report concurred in (39-Y 0-N).
H.B. 1515, Conference Report concurred in (40-Y 0-N).
H.B. 1516, Conference Report concurred in (39-Y 0-N).
H.B. 1524, Conference Report concurred in (39-Y 0-N).
H.J.R. 125, Conference Report concurred in (voice vote).
H.J.R. 196, Conference Report concurred in (voice vote).
H.J.R. 221, Conference Report concurred in (voice vote).
H.J.R. 222, Conference Report concurred in (25-Y 14-N).  House informed.
S.B. 120, Conference Report concurred in (38-Y 0-N).
S.B. 170, Conference Report concurred in (34-Y 1-N), reconsideration agreed
  to (37-Y 0-N), concurred in (33-Y 5-N).
S.B. 188, Conference Report concurred in (39-Y 0-N).
S.B. 347, Conference Report concurred in (39-Y 0-N).
S.B. 507, Conference Report concurred in (40-Y 0-N).
S.B. 541, Conference Report concurred in (39-Y 0-N).
S.B. 565, Conference Report concurred in (39-Y 0-N).
S.B. 566, Conference Report concurred in (40-Y 0-N).
S.B. 575, Second Conference Report concurred in (39-Y 1-N).
S.B. 580, Conference Report concurred in (37-Y 0-N).
S.B. 594, Conference Report concurred in (40-Y 0-N).
S.B. 607, Conference Report concurred in (40-Y 0-N).
S.J.R. 61, Conference Report concurred in (voice vote); Senate acceded to
  House Request for Second Committee of Conference (voice vote); House
  informed; conferees appointed--Benedetti, Marsh and Houck; second
  Conference Report concurred in (voice vote).  House informed.

HOUSE BILLS WITH GOVERNOR'S AMENDMENTS
H.B. 819, Governor's amendment concurred in (38-Y 0-N).
H.B. 890, Governor's amendments concurred in (39-Y 0-N).
H.B. 1036, Governor's amendment concurred in (39-Y 0-N).

MEMORIAL RESOLUTION
S.J.R. 178, Rules suspended, readings waived (40-Y 0-N), taken up for
  immediate consideration, engrossed, agreed to (voice vote).

COMMENDING RESOLUTIONS
Rules suspended, readings waived (39-Y 0-N), taken up for immediate
  consideration, agreed to (voice vote).
H.J.R. 363
H.J.R. 364
S.J.R. 177, Engrossed.

On motion to Senator Saslaw, the Senate recessed at 11:00 a.m. to reconvene
  at 12:00 m.

The Senate reconvened at 12:00 m.

S.R. 17, Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived (39-Y 0-N),
  taken up for immediate consideration, engrossed, agreed to (voice vote).

S.B. 298, Governor's amendment concurred in (39-Y 0-N).

On motion of Senator Saslaw, the Senate recessed at 1:05 p.m. to reconvene
  at 3:15 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 3:15 p.m.

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10309):  (Reading waived 36-Y 0-N).
House Bills Amended in Accordance with Recommendations of Governor:  HB 1060,
  1279, 1533.

House Joint Resolutions Agreed To: HJR 366, 367, 368, 369, 370. Senate Joint Resolutions Agreed To: SJR 171, 172, 173, 174, 175, 176, 177, 178. COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN20309): (Reading waived 36-Y 0-N). House Bills with Conference Reports Concurred In: HB 1077, 1515. Senate Bills with Conference Reports Concurred In: SB 541, 580. House Bills with Conference Reports Concurred In: HB 748, 1163, 1495, 1516. House Joint Resolution with Conference Report Agreed To: HJR 221. MEMORIAL RESOLUTION H.J.R. 366, Rules suspended, readings waived (40-Y 0-N), taken up for immediate consideration, agreed to. COMMENDING RESOLUTIONS Rules suspended, readings waived (39-Y 0-N), taken up for immediate consideration, agreed to (voice vote). H.J.R. 367 H.J.R. 368 H.J.R. 369 H.J.R. 370 HOUSE BILLS WITH GOVERNOR'S AMENDMENTS H.B. 1060, Governor's amendment concurred in (39-Y 0-N). H.B. 1279, Governor's amendments concurred in (40-Y 0-N). H.B. 1533, Governor's amendments concurred in (38-Y 1-N). On motion of Senator Saslaw, the Senate recessed at 3:45 p.m. to reconvene at 5:05 p.m. The Senate convened at 5:05 p.m. COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN30309): (Reading waived 31-Y 3-N). Senate Bills with Conference Reports Concurred In: SB 170, 347, 507, 607. House Bills with Conference Reports Concurred In: HB 31, 286, 1524. House Joint Resolution with Conference Report Agreed To: HJR 125. House Bills with Conference Reports Concurred In: HB 123, 470, 928, 1023. Senate Joint Resolution with Conference Report Rejected: SJR 61. On motion of Senator Saslaw, the Senate recessed at 5:20 p.m. to reconvene at 7:30 p.m. The Senate convened at 7:30 p.m. COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN40309): (Reading waived 38-Y 0-N). House Bills with Conference Reports Concurred In: HB 520, 1062, 1071. House Requested Second Committee of Conference: SJR 61. House Joint Resolution Agreed To: HJR 371. Senate Bills with Conference Reports Concurred In: SB 188, 594. Senate Bill with Second Conference Report Concurred In: SB 120. Senate Bill Amended in Accordance with Recommendation of Governor: SB 298. House Joint Resolution with Conference Report Agreed To: HJR 196. MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: House agreed to HJR 373 (Election of General District Court Judge).
H.J.R. 373, Rules suspended, readings waived (39-Y 0-N), taken up for immediate consideration, agreed to (34-Y 0-N). House informed. S.R. 18 offered by Senator Gartlan. S.R. 18, Rules suspended, readings waived, committee discharged, taken up for immediate consideration (40-Y 0-N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote). House informed that nomination has been made pursuant to HJR 373. MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: Nomination has been made pursuant to HJR 373. ELECTION OF GENERAL DISTRICT COURT JUDGE General District Court Judge (39-Y 0-N) Fifteenth Judicial District: H. Harrison Braxton, Jr. H.J.R. 371, Rules suspended, readings waived (39-Y 0-N), taken up for immediate consideration, agreed to (voice vote). S.R. 19 offered by Senator Goode (consent to introduce 39-Y 0-N). Joint Resolution laid on Clerk's Desk under Senate Rule 26(g) and HJR 2. On motion of Senator Saslaw, the Senate recessed at 8:15 p.m. to reconvene at 10:20 p.m. The Senate convened at 10:20 p.m. MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: House agreed to HJR 374. COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN50309): (Reading waived 37-Y 1-N). Senate Bills with Conference Reports Concurred In: SB 565, 566. Senate Bill with Second Conference Report Concurred In: SB 575. House Bills with Conference Reports Concurred In: HB 305, 488, 618. House Bill with Conference Report Rejected: HB 1195. MEMORIAL RESOLUTION H.J.R. 372, Rules suspended, readings waived (40-Y 0-N), taken up for immediate consideration, agreed to. House informed. COMMENDING RESOLUTION S.R. 19, Rules suspended, readings waived (40-Y 0-N), taken up for immediate consideration, engrossed, agreed to (voice vote). H.J.R. 374, Rules suspended, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration, agreed to (40-Y 0-N). House informed. On motion of Senator Gartlan, the Senate adjourned at 10:40 p.m. to convene Sunday, March 10 at 6:00 p.m. Key: A = Amendment(s); S = Substitute; SA = Substitute with Amendment(s)

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