Wednesday, February 5, 1997

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

Prayer offered by The Reverend Dr. John Vest, Shady Grove United Methodist Church, Mechanicsville, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS - quorum present

Motion of Senator Ticer dispensed with reading of Journal (39-Y 0-N)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN20201) - reading not waived (28-Y 11-N, 4/5 of voting members needed), reconsideration agreed to (37-Y 0-N), reading waived (39-Y 0-N)

House bill passed: HB 2305

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10204) - reading not waived (28-Y 11-N, 4/5 of voting members needed), reconsideration agreed to (37-Y 0-N), reading waived (39-Y 0-N)

House bills passed: HB 1559, 1560, 1562, 1589, 1592, 1596, 1597, 1610, 1627, 1635, 1645, 1647, 1648, 1705, 1723, 1774, 1788, 1789, 1792, 1799, 1802, 1817, 1829, 1843, 1859, 1860, 1877, 1878, 1881, 1914, 1919, 1931, 1936, 1954, 1976, 1984, 1988, 2007, 2027, 2032, 2041, 2042, 2045, 2046, 2050, 2076, 2077, 2079, 2085, 2089, 2090, 2091, 2106, 2112, 2121, 2126, 2130, 2140, 2155, 2161, 2163, 2165, 2169, 2176, 2177, 2193, 2197, 2198, 2202, 2220, 2222, 2230, 2231, 2234, 2244, 2250, 2253, 2256, 2257, 2275, 2278, 2279, 2282, 2293, 2306, 2321, 2325, 2327, 2330, 2331, 2334, 2355, 2375, 2381, 2389, 2400, 2403, 2405, 2411, 2416, 2427, 2431, 2439, 2441, 2464, 2467, 2478, 2489, 2490, 2491, 2492, 2495, 2504, 2508, 2520, 2537, 2541, 2546, 2551, 2552, 2555, 2558, 2563, 2564, 2572, 2579, 2581, 2587, 2591, 2609, 2611, 2629, 2636, 2641, 2646, 2648, 2656, 2669, 2671, 2673, 2678, 2679, 2687, 2699, 2701, 2702, 2705, 2706, 2708, 2713, 2716, 2725, 2728, 2736, 2737, 2741, 2744, 2747, 2748, 2749, 2764, 2778, 2782, 2790, 2791, 2793, 2796, 2800, 2807, 2816, 2817, 2827, 2839, 2846, 2847, 2854, 2869, 2872, 2876, 2877, 2882, 2886, 2902, 2903, 2906

House joint resolutions agreed to: HJR 403, 501

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN60204) - reading not waived (28-Y 11-N, 4/5 of voting members needed), reconsideration agreed to (37-Y 0-N), reading waived (39-Y 0-N)

House bill passed: HB 2216

House joint resolutions agreed to: HJR 673, 716, 717, 719, 720

Senate joint resolutions agreed to: SJR 378, 382, 383

House bills referred and joint resolutions laid on Clerk's Desk: see February 6 Senate Calendar

BILLS REPORTED

From Finance: HB 1556S, 1575, 1576, 1712, 1790, 1909, 1929A, 1998, 2017, 2030, 2100, 2115A

On motion of Senator Gartlan, the Senate recessed at 12:15 p.m.to reconvene at 12:20 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 12:20 p.m.

Rules suspended, privilege of the floor given to distinguished visitor (37-Y 0-N)

S.J.R. 388 offered by Senator Wampler (consent to introduce 39-Y 0-N)

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

      HJR 391: see February 6 Senate Calendar

S.J.R. 388 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (40-Y 0-N), engrossed, agreed to (40-Y 0-N), House informed

Rules suspended, privilege of the floor given to distinguished visitors (35-Y 0-N)

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: House rejected SJR 388

CALENDAR

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HOUSE BILL ON THIRD READING

H.B. 1920 - read third time, passed (40-Y 0-N)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HOUSE BILL ON SECOND READING

H.B. 1921 - read second time, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed

      (40-Y 0-N), passed (40-Y 0-N)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILL ON SECOND READING

S.B. 700 - passed by for day (Special and Continuing Order set for Thursday, February 6, 1997, at 12:30 p.m.)

S.J.R. 389 offered by Senator Whipple (consent to introduce 40-Y 0-N)

Joint resolution laid on Clerk's Desk under Senate Rule 26(g) and HJR 391: see February 6 Senate Calendar

On motion of Senator Walker, the Senate adjourned at 1:45 p.m. to convene Thursday, February 6 at 12 m. Pursuant to Rule 21(d)ii, the Clerk was ordered to receive committee reports.

BILLS REPORTED

From Courts of Justice: HB 1044, 1115, 1450, 1607 rereferred to Finance, 1620, 1694, 2006, 2221, 2483, 2676, 2680A, 2681A, 2761

From General Laws: HB 1571, 1578, 1586, 1616, 1655, 1656, 1691, 1810, 1828A, 1857, 2000, 2083A, 2175, 2179A, 2189, 2190, 2235, 2236, 2243, 2252, 2261, 2271, 2475, 2484A, 2485, 2554, 2562, 2613, 2670, 2709, 2763, 2849, 2867A, 2868A, 2873

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


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