Tuesday, January 28, 1997

Called to order at 12 m. by Lt. Governor, Donald S. Beyer, Jr.

Prayer offered by The Reverend Harry Spear III, Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church, Martinsville, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS - quorum present

Motion of Senator Chichester dispensed with reading of Journal (38-Y 0-N)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10127) - reading waived (37-Y 1-N)

House bill amended in accordance with recommendation of Governor: HB 855

House joint resolutions agreed to: HJR 404, 531

House bill with Senate substitute concurred in: HB 1320

Joint resolutions laid on Clerk's Desk: see January 29 Senate Calendar

BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS REPORTED

From Finance: SB 697A, 708, 873, 891, 914, 946, 1001, 1029, 1120, 1158A

From Rules: SJR 225S, 262 rereferred to Finance, 266S, 272, 273, 275, 276, 277A, 278S, 279, 284A, 289A, 294A, 295A, 297A, 298A, 299S, 300, 302A, 303S, 310A, 312A, 313, 315A, 316A, 317A, 332S, 337A, 338, 339, 343A, 346S, 352S, 353S, 355S, 356A, 358S, 364, 365A, 366A, 368S, 377A, 380S

CALENDAR

UNFINISHED BUSINESS-SENATE

S.B. 496 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (39-Y 1-N)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON THIRD READING

Read third time

Block vote: passed (40-Y 0-N)

S.B. 837A

S.B. 875

S.B. 725A

S.B. 772A

S.B. 810A

S.B. 887A

S.B. 901

S.B. 902A

S.B. 907

S.B. 925

S.B. 932

S.B. 943

S.B. 950

S.B. 1023

S.B. 1034

S.B. 1052

S.B. 1168 - out of block, passed (38-Y 2-N)

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON THIRD READING

Read third time

S.B. 801 - passed (27-Y 11-N), reconsideration agreed to (39-Y 0-N), passed (24-Y 15-N)

S.B. 951 - passed (40-Y 0-N)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON SECOND READING

Read second time, engrossed, advanced to third reading, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed (40-Y 0-N)

S.B. 871A

S.B. 888

S.B. 905

S.B. 906

S.B. 981S

S.B. 745 - out of block, passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON SECOND READING

Read second time

S.B. 799SA - Bolling floor amendment agreed to, engrossed

S.B. 680A - passed by for day

S.B. 800 - Newman floor substitute rejected, engrossed

S.B. 862S - engrossed

S.B. 889 - engrossed

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON FIRST READING

Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)

S.B. 952S

S.B. 955S

S.B. 959A

S.B. 960

S.B. 1032A

S.B. 1035

S.B. 1065

S.B. 1082A

S.B. 1102

S.B. 1108A

S.B. 1115A

S.B. 1182

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON FIRST READING

Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)

S.B. 965

S.B. 969A

S.B. 1018

S.B. 1027A

S.B. 1036

S.B. 1071

S.B. 1097A

S.B. 1117

On motion of Senator Saslaw, the Senate recessed at 12:40 p.m.to reconvene at 1:10 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 1:10 p.m.

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE JOINT RESOLUTIONS ON THIRD READING

Read third time

S.J.R. 98 - reconsideration of engrossment rejected (20-Y 21-N, Chair votes nay), rejected (19-Y 21-N)

S.J.R. 291 - agreed to (35-Y 5-N)

On motion of Senator Walker, the Senate adjourned at 3:00 p.m. to convene Wednesday, January 29 at 12 m. Pursuant to Rule 21(d)ii, the Clerk was ordered to receive committee reports.

BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS REPORTED

From Local Government: SB 910, 911, 976S, 979A, 991A, 1019S, 1026A, 1105 rereferred to Courts of Justice, 1146, 1171, 1189

From Privileges and Elections: SB 681A, 693S, 1021A, 1024A, 1055S, 1063, 1133A; SJR 235, 309A, 375S, 376A

Key: A = amendment(s); S = substitute; SA = substitute with amendment(s)


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