Friday, January 31, 1997

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

Prayer offered by The Reverend Geoffrey M. St. J. Hoare, St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Alexandria, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS - quorum present

Motion of Senator Walker dispensed with reading of Journal (40-Y 0-N)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10130) - reading waived (36-Y 4-N)

House bills passed: HB 1573, 1615, 1621, 1691, 1719, 1920, 1921, 1959, 1986, 1991, 2037, 2039, 2102, 2114, 2115, 2123, 2137, 2160, 2174, 2179, 2180, 2235, 2236, 2238, 2241, 2252, 2271, 2289, 2369, 2379, 2386, 2387, 2426, 2475, 2483, 2484, 2532, 2539, 2554, 2595, 2618, 2633, 2649, 2709, 2752, 2754, 2762, 2763, 2849, 2853, 2867, 2868, 2873, 2914

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN20130) - reading waived (36-Y 4-N)

House joint resolutions agreed to: HJR 409, 416, 433, 443, 445, 447, 464, 465, 466, 469, 471, 487, 488, 489, 490, 491, 492, 500, 524, 525, 532, 534, 535, 536, 546, 548, 553, 570, 579, 581, 600, 609, 629, 631, 632, 663, 665, 666

House bills and joint resolutions referred: see February 3 Senate Calendar

BILLS REPORTED

From Rehabilitation and Social Services: SB 798A, 904S, 931 rereferred to Finance, 940, 1033S, 1037, 1048, 1051S, 1137, 1162A

S.R. 25, 26 and 27 offered by Senator Gartlan

S.R. 28 offered by Senator K. G. Miller

S.R. 29 offered by Senator Hanger

Resolutions presented, ordered printed and referred under Senate Rule 11(b): see

      February 3 Senate Calendar

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: House agreed to HJR 718 (Election of Circuit Court Judges, General District Court Judges, Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court Judges, and Auditor of Public Accounts)

H.J.R. 718 - Rules suspended, taken up for immediate consideration (39-Y 0-N), agreed to

      (40-Y 0-N), House informed

CALENDAR

HOUSE BILL WITH GOVERNOR'S AMENDMENTS

H.B. 855 - Governor's amendments concurred in (40-Y 0-N)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILL ON THIRD READING

S.B. 1024A - read third time, passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON THIRD READING

Read third time

S.B. 1097A - passed by for day

S.R. 25A - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (40-Y 0-N), Lucas floor amendment agreed to, engrossed, agreed to

      (voice vote)

S.R. 26 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (39-Y 0-N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

S.R. 27 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (40-Y 0-N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

S.R. 28 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (40-Y 0-N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

House informed that nominations have been made pursuant to HJR 718

Rules suspended, privilege of the floor given to distinguished visitors (39-Y 0-N)

S.J.R. 386 offered by Senator Gartlan

Joint resolution presented, ordered printed and referred under Senate Rule 11(b) and

      HJR 391

S.J.R. 386 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, taken up for immediate consideration (40-Y 0-N), engrossed, agreed to (39-Y 0-N), House informed

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: Nominations have been made pursuant to HJR 718

ELECTION OF CIRCUIT COURT JUDGES, GENERAL DISTRICT COURT JUDGES, JUVENILE AND DOMESTIC RELATIONS DISTRICT COURT JUDGES, AND AUDITOR OF PUBLIC ACCOUNTS

Circuit Court Judges (40-Y 0-N)

      Second Judicial Circuit: Thomas S. Shadrick

      Third Judicial Circuit: James A. Cales, Jr.

      Fourth Judicial Circuit: Junius P. Fulton III

      Seventh Judicial Circuit: Robert W. Curran

      Twelfth Judicial Circuit: John F. Daffron, Jr.

      Thirteenth Judicial Circuit: Thomas N. Nance

      Fifteenth Judicial Circuit: Joseph E. Spruill, Jr.

      Eighteenth Judicial Circuit: John E. Kloch

      Nineteenth Judicial Circuit: Thomas S. Kenny

      Twenty-third Judicial Circuit: Diane McQ. Strickland

      Twenty-fourth Judicial Circuit: J. Samuel Johnston, Jr.

      Twenty-fourth Judicial Circuit: Mosby G. Perrow, III

      Twenty-fifth Judicial Circuit: Duncan M. Byrd, Jr.

      Twenty-sixth Judicial Circuit: John J. McGrath, Jr.

General District Court Judges (40-Y 0-N)

      First Judicial District: Robert R. Carter

      Second Judicial District: Robert L. Simpson, Jr.

      Third Judicial District: Archie Elliott, Jr.

      Third Judicial District: Stanley L. Morris, Jr.

      Fourth Judicial District: Gwendolyn J. Jackson

      Sixth Judicial District: John C. Baker

      Tenth Judicial District: William P. Hay, Jr.

      Tenth Judicial District: Irvin D. Sugg

      Thirteenth Judicial District: Birdie H. Jamison

      Thirteenth Judicial District: Ralph B. Robertson

      Thirteenth Judicial District: Gregory L. Rupe

      Thirteenth Judicial District: William L. Wimbish

      Nineteenth Judicial District: Frank B. Perry, III

      Nineteenth Judicial District: Robert J. Smith

      Nineteenth Judicial District: J. Conrad Waters, Jr.

      Twenty-second Judicial District: T. Ryland Dodson

      Twenty-third Judicial District: George W. Harris, Jr.

      Twenty-third Judicial District: Jacqueline F. Talevi

      Twenty-fourth Judicial District: Paul Whitehead, Jr.

      Twenty-fifth Judicial District: A. Lee McGratty

      Twenty-sixth Judicial District: Norman deV. Morrison

      Twenty-sixth Judicial District: David S. Whitacre

      Twenty-eighth Judicial District: Thomas L. Hutton, Jr.

      Twenty-ninth Judicial District: Frederick H. Combs

      Thirty-first Judicial District: Lonnie E. Farris

Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court Judges (40-Y 0-N)

      Second Judicial District: Deborah L. Rawls

      Second Judicial District: J. Davis Reed III

      Seventh Judicial District: Aundria D. Foster

      Ninth Judicial District: Isabel H. AtLee

      Eleventh Judicial District: James E. Hume

      Twelfth Judicial District: Harold W. Burgess, Jr.

      Fourteenth Judicial District: Robert J. Smith

      Seventeenth Judicial District: Joanne F. Alper

      Nineteenth Judicial District: David S. Schell

      Twenty-third Judicial District: Philip Trompeter

      Twenty-fourth Judicial District: Philip A. Wallace

      Twenty-seventh Judicial District: John D. Buck

Auditor of Public Accounts (40-Y 0-N)

      Walter J. Kucharski

On motion of Senator Saslaw, the Senate recessed at 12:50 p.m. to reconvene at 1:20 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 1:25 p.m.

CALENDAR (continued)

S.B. 681A - pending question not ordered (18-Y 22-N), previous question not ordered

      (19-Y 21-N), rereferred to Courts of Justice (24-Y 15-N)

S.B. 693S - failed to pass (14-Y 26-N)

S.B. 979A - passed (37-Y 2-N)

S.B. 991A - passed (40-Y 0-N)

S.B. 1026A - passed (38-Y 2-N)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON SECOND READING

Read second time, engrossed

S.B. 812A

S.B. 813S

S.B. 816

S.B. 855S

S.B. 879

S.B. 892A

S.B. 894

S.B. 895S

S.B. 918A

S.B. 936A

S.B. 961

S.B. 992A

S.B. 996A

S.B. 1020S

S.B. 1038

S.B. 1045

S.B. 1142S

S.B. 1144S

S.B. 1183A

S.B. 1188

S.B. 675S - out of block, passed by for day

SENATE BILLS ADVANCED TO THIRD READING

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

Block vote: passed (40-Y 0-N), reconsideration agreed to (40-Y 0-N), passed (40-Y 0-N)

S.B. 812A

S.B. 813S

S.B. 816

S.B. 855S

S.B. 879

S.B. 892A

S.B. 894

S.B. 895S

S.B. 918A

S.B. 936A

S.B. 961

S.B. 992A

S.B. 996A

S.B. 1038

S.B. 1045

S.B. 1142S

S.B. 1144S

S.B. 1183A

S.B. 1188

S.B. 1020S - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed

      (40-Y 0-N), reconsideration of passage agreed to (40-Y 0-N), out of block, passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON SECOND READING

Read second time

S.B. 969A - Couric floor amendments 1 and 2 withdrawn, Couric floor amendments 3 and 4 rejected (17-Y 20-N), Norment floor amendments rejected (20-Y 21-N, Chair votes nay), engrossed

S.B. 720S - engrossed

S.B. 757S - Williams floor amendment rejected, Earley floor amendment withdrawn, passed by for day

S.B. 777S - engrossed

S.B. 806S - engrossed

S.B. 912A - engrossed

S.B. 944S - passed by for day

S.B. 994 - engrossed

S.B. 998 - engrossed

S.B. 1004A - engrossed

S.B. 1105A - engrossed

S.B. 1134S - engrossed

S.B. 1135S - engrossed

S.B. 1148 - motion to rerefer to Education and Health rejected, Woods floor amendments rejected (17-Y 23-N), Couric floor amendments rejected, Whipple floor amendments rejected, Ticer floor amendments rejected, Lucas floor amendments withdrawn, Edwards floor amendments rejected (14-Y 26-N), Lucas floor amendments rejected (13-Y 26-N), engrossed

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON FIRST READING

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

S.B. 661S

S.B. 746S

S.B. 775S

S.B. 804A

S.B. 845S

S.B. 877S

S.B. 928S

S.B. 939A

S.B. 989A

S.B. 1002

S.B. 1017

S.B. 1028A

S.B. 1047A

S.B. 1058S

S.B. 1059S

S.B. 1062

S.B. 1067

S.B. 1091

S.B. 1092S

S.B. 1094S

S.B. 1095

S.B. 1112A

S.B. 1119S

S.B. 1125

S.B. 1145

S.B. 1180A

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON FIRST READING

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

S.B. 678A

S.B. 774A

S.B. 776S

S.B. 778

S.B. 825S

S.B. 826A

S.B. 878A

S.B. 883

S.B. 926

S.B. 971A

S.B. 987A

S.B. 1077A

S.B. 1114S

S.B. 1165

S.B. 1167A

S.B. 1174S

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE JOINT RESOLUTIONS ON THIRD READING

Read third time

S.J.R. 235 - rejected (15-Y 25-N)

S.J.R. 309A - agreed to (38-Y 1-N)

S.J.R. 376A - passed by for day

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION ON FIRST READING

S.J.R. 262A - Read first time

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION ON FIRST READING

S.J.R. 375S - Read first time

On motion of Senator Walker, the Senate adjourned at 3:25 p.m. to convene Monday, February 3 at 12 m. Pursuant to Rule 21(d)ii, the Clerk was ordered to receive committee reports.

BILLS REPORTED

From Courts of Justice: SB 671S, 788S, 793S, 803A, 865, 884, 893A, 898, 909, 937, 947A, 956, 962S, 977S, 980A, 982A, 993S, 995A, 997, 1000A, 1005, 1008, 1040S, 1061A, 1073A, 1074A, 1121A, 1128A, 1132S, 1147, 1150, 1170S, 1191S

From Education and Health: SB 957S, 964S, 1022S, 1050S, 1139S, 1141S, 1161, 1163A, 1172S

From Finance: SB 700A

From Local Government: SB 945A

From Privileges and Elections: SB 1187

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


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