SN10219

In the Senate February 19, 1997

THE SENATE HAS PASSED WITH AMENDMENTS THE FOLLOWING HOUSE BILLS:

H.B. 150 A BILL to amend and reenact 19.2-151 of the Code of Virginia, relating to satisfaction and discharge.

962158362

Patrons--Moran, Albo, Darner, Hull and Van Landingham

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.B. 871 A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding in Title 38.2 a chapter numbered 57, consisting of sections numbered 38.2-5700 through 38.2-5707, relating to viatical settlements; penalties.

977654476

Patrons--Van Landingham, Darner, Van Yahres and Wilkins; Senator: Earley

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.B. 1636 A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding in Article 4 of Chapter 8 of Title 18.2 a section numbered 18.2-371.3, relating to tattooing minors; penalty.

974789136

Patrons--Brickley, Davies and Marshall

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.B. 1915 A BILL to amend and reenact 29.1-738 of the Code of Virginia and to amend the Code of Virginia by adding sections numbered 28.2-903.1 and 29.1-554.1, relating to impeding fishing; penalty.

972152180

Patrons--Croshaw, Abbitt, Armstrong, Barlow, Behm, Bennett, Bloxom, Clement, Councill, Cranwell, Cunningham, DeBoer, Deeds, Diamonstein, Dickinson, Forbes, Guest, Hamilton, Heilig, Ingram, Jackson, Moore, Moss, Murphy, Nixon, McDonnell, Phillips, Purkey, Putney, Reid, Robinson, Spruill, Stump, Tata, Tate, Thomas, Wagner, Wardrup and Woodrum; Senators: Reasor, Schrock and Stolle

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.B. 1954 A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding a section numbered 8.01-502.1, relating to a judgment debtor's basis for entitlement to payment.

974327202

Patrons--Deeds, Armstrong, Bennett, Davies, Howell, McClure, McEachin, Moore and Moran

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.B. 1955 A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding a section numbered 30-19.03:2, relating to legislative summaries.

971810833

Patrons--Moss, Cranwell and Wilkins; Senators: Benedetti, Saslaw and Walker

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.B. 1996 A BILL to amend and reenact 8.01-73 of the Code of Virginia, relating to representation in suits relating to the real property of a person under a disability.

974202308

Patron--Johnson

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.B. 2085 A BILL to amend and reenact 26-2, 26-3, 26-8.1, 26-12, 26-12.1, 26-15, 26-17.3, 26-18, 26-24, 26-32, 26-37, 26-39 and 55-59.4 of the Code of Virginia; to amend the Code of Virginia by adding in a section numbered 26-1.2; and to repeal 26-17.8 and 26-36.1 of the Code of Virginia, relating to commissioners of accounts; fiduciaries.

978339837

Patrons--Deeds and Almand

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.B. 2138 A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding in Title 30 a chapter numbered 11, consisting of sections numbered 30-85 through 30-88, relating to the Joint Commission on Technology and Science.

970828408

Patrons--Plum, Bennett, Diamonstein and Scott; Senators: Newman, Stosch and Ticer

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.B. 2198 A BILL to amend and reenact 9-145.45 of the Code of Virginia; to repeal 9-145.46 of the Code of Virginia; and to repeal the second enactment of Chapter 741 of the Acts of Assembly of 1992, relating to the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Memorial Commission.

971655432

Patrons--Robinson, Crittenden, DeBoer, Jones, J.C., Melvin and Rhodes; Senators: Earley, Gartlan, Lambert and Marsh

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.B. 2403 A BILL to amend and reenact 33.1-70.1 of the Code of Virginia, relating to paving of certain secondary roads.

978264340

Patrons--May and Mims; Senator: Waddell

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.B. 2481 A BILL to amend and reenact 22.1-199.1 of the Code of Virginia, relating to programs to promote educational opportunities.

978280476

Patrons--Van Landingham, Abbitt, Almand, Armstrong, Bennett, Christian, Clement, Connally, Cooper, Cranwell, Crittenden, Croshaw, Cunningham, Darner, Davies, DeBoer, Deeds, Dillard, Grayson, Hall, Heilig, Hull, Jackson, Johnson, Keating, Lovelace, McEachin, Melvin, Moore, Moran, Murphy, Phillips, Plum, Puller, Robinson, Scott, Shuler, Spruill, Stump, Tate, Van Yahres, Watts and Woodrum; Senators: Couric, Houck, Howell, Maxwell, Miller, Y.B., Reynolds and Ticer

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.B. 2520 A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding a section numbered 46.2-803.1, relating to operation of commercial vehicles on certain lanes of interstate highways.

978238324

Patron--Marshall

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.B. 2548 A BILL to amend and reenact 33.1-46.2 of the Code of Virginia, relating to high-occupancy vehicle lanes.

978274482

Patrons--Wagner, Behm, Christian, Crittenden, Croshaw, Diamonstein, Drake, Forbes, Grayson, Hamilton, Heilig, Jones, J.C., McDonnell, Melvin, Moore, Nelms, Purkey, Robinson, Spruill, Tata and Wardrup; Senators: Lucas, Schrock, Stolle and Walker

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.B. 2664 A BILL to amend and reenact 3.1-796.93:1 of the Code of Virginia, relating to ordinances regulating dangerous and vicious dogs.

970381440

Patrons--Rollison, Brickley and Parrish; Senator: Colgan

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.B. 2697 A BILL to amend and reenact 15.1-887 of the Code of Virginia, relating to powers and jurisdiction of certain law-enforcement officers.

971272114

Patrons--Armstrong and Day; Senator: Reynolds

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.B. 2753 A BILL to amend and reenact 65.2-500, 65.2-502, 65.2-503 and 65.2-518 of the Code of Virginia, relating to workers' compensation; computation of average wage; total incapacity, partial incapacity, permanent loss, limitation upon total compensation.

970613100

Patrons--Croshaw, Abbitt, Behm, Bloxom, Cox, Drake, Hargrove, Nixon, Purkey and Shuler; Senators: Chichester and Stosch

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.B. 2790 A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding a section numbered 10.1-1186.1, relating to environmental mediation.

970405364

Patrons--Morgan, Abbitt, Albo, Bloxom, Cantor, Cox, Dillard, Drake, Dudley, Forbes, Guest, Hargrove, Ingram, Katzen, Kilgore, Landes, Marshall, McClure, Mims, Moore, Murphy, Reid, Rollison, Ruff, Sherwood, Wagner, Wardrup, Watkins, Way and Weatherholtz; Senators: Benedetti, Earley, Hanger, Martin, Newman, Norment, Reasor, Stolle and Waddell

Engrossed by Senate as amended

IT HAS PASSED WITH SUBSTITUTES THE FOLLOWING HOUSE BILLS:

H.B. 1936 A BILL to amend and reenact 22.1-277, 22.1-277.01, 22.1-277.1 and 22.1-277.2 of the Code of Virginia and to amend the Code of Virginia by adding a section numbered 22.1-277.02, relating to suspensions and expulsions.

971698260

Patrons--Hall, Cooper, Cunningham, Howell and Van Yahres; Senators: Colgan, Lambert, Trumbo and Woods

Engrossed by Senate - comm. sub. 971724260-S1

H.B. 2046 A BILL to amend and reenact the second enactment of Chapter 833 of the Acts of Assembly of 1993, relating to powers of regional juvenile detention commissions.

972361152

EMERGENCY

Patrons--Clement, Armstrong, Bennett, Councill, Crouch, Day, Dudley and Ruff; Senators: Hawkins, Holland, Lucas and Reynolds

Engrossed by Senate - comm. sub. 977867152-S1

H.B. 2552 A BILL to amend and reenact 15.1-227.84 of the Code of Virginia, relating to entitlement to tax revenues derived from a major league baseball stadium.

978466144

Patrons--Callahan and Robinson; Senators: Potts and Saslaw

Engrossed by Senate - comm. sub. 978480144-S1

H.B. 2640 A bill to establish trusts to hold the proceeds received upon the demutualizaion of Trigon Blue Cross Blue Shield.

970166416

Patrons--Putney, Callahan, Christian, Clement, Councill, Croshaw, Dillard, Heilig, Plum and Van Landingham

Engrossed by Senate - fl. sub. 975787416

H.B. 2682 A BILL to amend and reenact 32.1-325 of the Code of Virginia and to amend the Code of Virginia by adding a section numbered 32.1-325.03, relating to the state plan for medical assistance services.

978573136

Patrons--Brickley, Abbitt, Almand, Armstrong, Barlow, Behm, Bennett, Christian, Clement, Connally, Cooper, Councill, Cranwell, Crittenden, Croshaw, Cunningham, Darner, Davies, Day, DeBoer, Deeds, Diamonstein, Dickinson, Grayson, Griffith, Hall, Hamilton, Heilig, Hull, Johnson, Jones, D.C., Jones, J.C., Keating, Lovelace, McEachin, Moran, Morgan, Moss, Murphy, Phillips, Plum, Puller, Robinson, Scott, Shuler, Spruill, Stump, Tate, Thomas, Van Landingham, Van Yahres, Watts and Woodrum; Senators: Colgan, Couric, Edwards, Gartlan, Holland, Houck, Howell, Lambert, Lucas, Marsh, Marye, Maxwell, Miller, Y.B., Reasor, Reynolds, Saslaw, Ticer, Waddell, Walker, Whipple and Woods

Engrossed by Senate - comm. sub. 979176136-S1

H.B. 2741 A BILL to amend and reenact 15.1-1688, 15.1-1692 through 15.1-1696, 15.1-1699, 15.1-1701, 15.1-1702 and 15.1-1703 of the Code of Virginia and to amend the Code of Virginia by adding in Chapter 44 sections numbered 15.1-1706 and 15.1-1707, relating to the Hampton Roads Sports Facility Authority.

978472312

Patrons--Jones, J.C., Clement, Cooper, Drake, Heilig, Melvin, Moore, Moss and Robinson; Senators: Earley, Maxwell, Potts, Quayle, Walker and Williams

Engrossed by Senate - comm. sub. 975786312-S1

THE SENATE HAS AGREED TO THE REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE OF CONFERENCE ON THE FOLLOWING HOUSE BILL:

H.B. 1267 A BILL to amend and reenact 9-6.14:21 of the Code of Virginia, relating to the Administrative Process Act; recovery of attorneys' fees.

960330488

Patrons--Wilkins, Albo, Bryant, Callahan, Drake, Dudley, Hargrove, Landes, Mims, Nelms, Purkey, Rollison, Wardrup and Way; Senators: Hanger and Stosch

Engrossed by Senate as amended

IT HAS AGREED TO WITH AMENDMENTS THE FOLLOWING HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTIONS:

H.J.R. 416 Establishing a joint subcommittee to study the Virginia Freedom of Information Act.

971961200

Patrons--DeBoer and Marshall

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 424 Designating September as Virginia's D.A.T.E. for a Healthy Future Month.

971719296

Patrons--Howell and Orrock; Senators: Chichester and Houck

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 444 Requesting The Library of Virginia to develop a five-year strategic information technology plan for the Commonwealth's public library system.

970831408

Patrons--Scott, Almand, Bennett, Connally, Darner, Diamonstein, Dillard, Hull, Lovelace, May, McClure, Mims, Moran, O'Brien, Plum, Puller, Rust and Van Landingham; Senators: Howell, Newman, Stosch, Ticer, Waddell and Whipple

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 445 Requesting the Board for Professional and Occupational Regulation to evaluate the need for and recommend the degree of regulation of court reporters, if any, and the licensing of court reporters.

971972837

Patrons--Armstrong and Almand

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 464 Requesting that the Virginia State Crime Commission study capital construction policies and procedures of the Department of Corrections and to evaluate the reporting structure of the Inspector General of the Department of Corrections.

974194825

Patrons--Woodrum, Almand, Cunningham, Davies, Guest and Moore; Senators: Earley, Howell and Stolle

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 465 Requesting that the Virginia State Crime Commission study the staffing needs and levels within the Department of Corrections, and reevaluate the retirement benefits of probation and parole officers.

974193825

Patrons--Woodrum, Almand, Cunningham, Davies, Guest and Moore; Senators: Howell, Lucas, Stolle and Waddell

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 467 Recognizing the New Century Region of Virginia and requesting the Virginia Department of Transportation to place signs marking the entrances to Virginia's Technology Corridor.

978190492

Patrons--Woodrum, Armstrong, Baker, Cranwell, Deeds, Dudley, Griffith, Shuler and Thomas; Senators: Edwards, Reynolds and Trumbo

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 469 Requesting the Virginia State Crime Commission to study the use of home electronic incarceration.

979028198

Patrons--Davies, Almand, Armstrong, Watkins, Way and Woodrum; Senators: Couric, Houck and Stolle

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 470 Requesting the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission to review the effectiveness of state oversight of commercial driver-training schools.

978217158

Patrons--Connally, Almand, Darner, Keating, Puller, Van Landingham and Watts; Senator: Whipple

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 486 Designating May as Paddle Virginia Waters

973224316

Patrons--Katzen, Albo, Bryant, Callahan, Drake, Guest, Landes and Rollison; Senators: Benedetti, Hanger, Hawkins, Martin, Quayle and Schrock

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 487 Requesting the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development to provide training on collaborative approaches to serve the homeless and to make this training available to all its emergency shelter grantees.

971817836

Patrons--Darner, Almand, Cantor, Deeds, Diamonstein, Hall, Hamilton, Jackson, Jones, J.C. and Mims; Senators: Earley, Houck, Miller, Y.B., Waddell and Woods

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 488 Requesting the Committee on District Courts to study the feasibility of establishing night courts in the Commonwealth.

979015825

Patrons--Cunningham, Almand, Davies, Guest, Moore, Watts and Woodrum; Senators: Howell, Lucas, Stolle and Waddell

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 494 Designating the week of May 25-31, 1997, as Western Week in Virginia.

975948204

Patrons--Diamonstein, Barlow, Cantor, Cunningham, Hall, Jones, D.C., McEachin, Nixon, Reid, Rhodes and Watkins; Senators: Benedetti, Lambert, Marsh, Martin and Stosch

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 500 Continuing the Commission on Educational Infrastructure.

977744204

Patrons--Diamonstein, Abbitt, Almand, Baker, Bloxom, Brickley, Christian, Crittenden, Croshaw, Davies, Dillard, Griffith, Hall, Hamilton, Heilig, Jackson, Johnson, Landes, McClure, McDonnell, Melvin, Mims, Morgan, Moss, O'Brien, Parrish, Plum, Robinson, Ruff, Sherwood, Thomas, Van Yahres, Wagner, Watts and Woodrum

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 525 Continuing the Commission on the Impact of Certain Federal Court Decisions on the Commonwealth's Institutions of Higher Education.

971672312

Patrons--Jones, J.C., Barlow, Christian, Crittenden, Cunningham, Darner, Grayson, Jones, D.C., McEachin, Melvin and Robinson; Senator: Maxwell

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 534 Directing the Virginia State Crime Commission to study criminal history records checks on volunteer and contract service providers.

974222485

Patron--Watts

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 535 Requesting the Board of Education to examine the feasibility of providing mandatory training in the secondary schools to assist young people in a successful transition to independence.

971819836

Patrons--Jones, J.C., Cantor, Darner, Deeds and Hamilton; Senator: Miller, Y.B.

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 549 Requesting the Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation to undertake and coordinate utilization of certain programs to seek federal funds in support of efforts to protect riparian forest buffers, wetlands, and other voluntary conservation measures on agricultural land.

977801376

Patron--Murphy

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 553 Requesting the Board of Health Professions in conjunction with the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services to study competition in the funeral industry.

972047430

Patrons--Rhodes and Abbitt

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 558 Designating Donor Awareness Day in Virginia.

970206254

Patrons--Griffith, Drake, Nixon and Van Yahres; Senator: Trumbo

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 566 Requesting the Governor to appoint a Technology and Science Advisor within his Cabinet to advise him with regard to technological and scientific issues in Virginia and to assist him and executive branch agencies with the potential reorganization or restructuring of Virginia state government in response thereto.

970953443

Patrons--Scott, Almand, Darner, Guest, Hull, Keating, Marshall, May, McClure, Moran, O'Brien, Plum and Puller; Senators: Barry, Gartlan, Howell, Saslaw and Woods

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 571 Memorializing the President and the Congress of the United States to provide full federal funding to replace the Woodrow Wilson Bridge.

972726136

Patrons--Brickley, Albo, Almand, Callahan, Connally, Darner, Davies, Dillard, Hull, Keating, Lovelace, Marshall, May, McClure, Mims, Moran, O'Brien, Orrock, Parrish, Plum, Puller, Rollison, Rust, Scott, Van Landingham and Watts; Senators: Barry, Chichester, Colgan, Howell, Waddell and Woods

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 572 Requesting the Department of Rail and Public Transportation study and develop a comprehensive plan for rail and public transit in Northern Virginia.

972724136

Patrons--Brickley, Albo, Almand, Callahan, Connally, Darner, Dillard, Hull, Keating, Lovelace, Marshall, May, McClure, Mims, Moran, O'Brien, Parrish, Plum, Puller, Rust, Scott, Van Landingham and Watts; Senators: Barry, Chichester, Colgan, Howell, Ticer, Waddell and Woods

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 577 Requesting the Virginia Department of Transportation to expedite preliminary engineering, environmental studies, and right-of-way acquisition for proposed Interstate Route 73.

973823114

Patrons--Armstrong, Cranwell, Day, Dudley, Shuler, Thomas and Woodrum; Senator: Reynolds

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 579 Requesting the Department of Transportation and the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission study the procedures for identifying and funding the improvement of hazardous roadway sites.

970142114

Patrons--Armstrong and Day; Senator: Reynolds

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 591 Expressing the sense of the General Assembly regarding the Coalfields Expressway.

978270400

Patron--Phillips

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 609 Requesting the Division of Tourism to study the need for the construction of major convention facilities throughout the Commonwealth.

973704180

Patrons--Croshaw, Purkey, Tata, Wagner and Wardrup; Senators: Earley, Schrock and Stolle

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 617 Requesting the Maternal and Child Health Council, in conjunction with other entities, to review current data on improving access to perinatal care in rural and underserved areas.

971354120

Patrons--Baker, Clement, Councill, Crouch, Dickinson, Ingram and Marshall; Senators: Barry, Edwards, Hanger, Hawkins, Houck, Marye, Potts and Woods

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 623 Requesting the Department of Personnel and Training and the Department of Medical Assistance Services to take steps to ensure that programs under their purview comply with the Pharmacy Freedom of Choice statute and to review their levels of compensation to pharmacies who act as providers in their programs.

970096198

Patrons--Moran, Baker, Behm, Bennett, Brickley, Callahan, Cox, Cranwell, Crouch, Davies, Dickinson, Guest, Hall, Heilig, Jackson, McEachin, Melvin, Orrock, Puller, Spruill, Tate, Van Landingham and Woodrum; Senators: Benedetti, Couric, Earley, Gartlan, Hawkins, Holland, Lambert, Potts and Wampler

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 625 Establishing a joint subcommittee to study the Judicial Inquiry and Review Commission.

973554432

Patron--Robinson

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 630 Establishing a special task force to study the practice of therapeutic interchange of chemically dissimilar drug products.

971705288

Patrons--Heilig, Callahan, Guest and Melvin

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 631 Directing the Joint Commission on Health Care to establish a task force to study the option of point-of-service plans for Virginia's businesses.

973253828

Patrons--Baker, Brickley, Connally, Diamonstein, Hall, Heilig, Melvin and Morgan; Senators: Bolling, Gartlan, Lambert, Martin, Schrock, Walker and Woods

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 641 Requesting the Board of Directors of the Birth-Related Neurological Injury Compensation Program to study increasing the responsible use of the Virginia Birth-Related Neurological Injury Compensation Program.

970623492

Patrons--Woodrum and McEachin; Senators: Holland, Norment, Reasor, Reynolds and Trumbo

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 644 Establishing Law Enforcement Month.

973738360

Patrons--Moore, Abbitt, Armstrong, Behm, Cooper, Cranwell, Croshaw, Deeds, Dickinson, Jackson, Kilgore, Lovelace, Moran, Moss, Nelms, Phillips, Puller, Reid, Rhodes, Stump, Tate and Thomas; Senator: Reynolds

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 653 Designating Constitutional Officer Week in Virginia.

971348160

Patrons--Barlow, Bryant, Councill, Croshaw, Crouch, Kilgore, Murphy, Nelms and Wilkins

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 659 Requesting the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia to study the demand for computer scientists, engineers, and other technologically skilled workers in Virginia industry.

971716106

Patrons--Albo, Behm, Cantor, Darner, Dillard, Hull, Keating, Marshall, May, McClure, Mims, Moran, Nixon, O'Brien, Plum, Puller, Rollison, Rust, Scott and Watts

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 664 Directing the Commission on Family Violence Prevention to ensure that training is provided on family violence issues.

971591833

Patrons--Puller, Cranwell, Melvin and Watts; Senators: Houck, Howell and Stolle

Engrossed by Senate as amended

H.J.R. 665 Requesting the Virginia State Corporation Commission to study the effectiveness of the Commonwealth's securities laws.

974302144

Patrons--Callahan, Cantor, Guest, Keating and Scott; Senators: Barry, Colgan, Gartlan, Saslaw and Waddell

Engrossed by Senate as amended

IT HAS AGREED TO WITH SUBSTITUTES THE FOLLOWING HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTIONS:

H.J.R. 409 Requesting the Secretary of Transportation to study the feasibility of and design for constructing a certain multi-modal transportation interchange facility.

974706204

Patrons--Diamonstein, Crittenden and Hamilton; Senators: Maxwell and Norment

Engrossed by Senate - comm. sub. 971874204-S1

H.J.R. 473 Expressing the sense of the General Assembly regarding the invaluable services performed by pharmacists for the people of the Commonwealth and asking that third-party payers consider reimbursing pharmacists for the provision of counseling and other cognitive services.

970098198

Patrons--Crouch, Behm, Davies and Moran; Senators: Benedetti, Couric and Hawkins

Engrossed by Senate - comm. sub. 971866184-S1

H.J.R. 490 Directing the Virginia Commission on Youth to study status offenders, children in need of services and children in need of supervision.

971818836

Patrons--Cantor, Albo, Darner, Deeds, Hamilton, Jackson, Jones, J.C. and Mims; Senators: Earley, Houck, Miller, Y.B. and Woods

Engrossed by Senate - comm. sub. 971856146-S1

H.J.R. 492 Directing the Virginia Commission on Youth to study alternative educational programming options for public school students.

971816836

Patrons--Hamilton, Cantor, Darner, Deeds, Jackson, Jones, J.C. and Mims; Senators: Earley, Miller, Y.B. and Woods

Engrossed by Senate - comm. sub. 971863264-S1

H.J.R. 495 Memorializing Congress to pass the ISTEA Integrity Restoration Act or similar legislation embodying the principles of the Surface Transportation Efficiency Program for the 21st Century (STEP 21).

974276432

Patron--Robinson

Engrossed by Senate - comm. sub. 971859432-S1

H.J.R. 540 Expressing the sense of the General Assembly on necessary leave for public school employees.

973707160

Patron--Cooper

Engrossed by Senate - comm. sub. 971858160-S1

H.J.R. 554 Requesting the Virginia Water Project, Inc., the Southeast Rural Communities Assistance Project with representation from the Virginia Municipal League and the Virginia Association of Counties, in conjunction with the Commonwealth's public and private water and water treatment providers, to initiate an indoor plumbing assistance program through voluntary invoice contributions to assist low-income households.

978315196

Patrons--Darner and Rhodes

Engrossed by Senate - comm. sub. 971869196-S1

H.J.R. 555 Requesting the Department of Environmental Quality, with the assistance of the Department of Game and Inland Fisheries, to study the environmental contamination of and the costs of cleaning up Back Bay.

973417412

Patrons--Purkey, Croshaw, Tata, Wagner and Wardrup

Engrossed by Senate - comm. sub. 971867412-S1

H.J.R. 557 Establishing a joint subcommittee to study boating education in Virginia.

972188464

Patrons--Tata, Drake, Purkey, Thomas and Wardrup

Engrossed by Senate - comm. sub. 971871464-S1

H.J.R. 561 Establishing a joint subcommittee to study crimes of intimidation against ethnic, racial, gender and religious groups, entities and individuals including the incidence of arson against church buildings in Virginia and, specifically, the incidence of arson against African-American church buildings.

974334485

Patrons--Watts, Jones, D.C., Jones, J.C. and Scott; Senator: Howell

Engrossed by Senate - comm. sub. 971873485-S1

H.J.R. 574 Directing the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission to examine the practices of pharmacy benefits manager firms.

979152364

Patrons--Morgan and Davies

Engrossed by Senate - comm. sub. 971872364-S1

H.J.R. 592 Requesting the Virginia Water Resources Research Center at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University to study innovative technologies and other options for providing safe, reliable, and affordable domestic water supplies to individual households and small communities in southwestern Virginia.

972180400

Patron--Phillips

Engrossed by Senate - comm. sub. 971860400-S1

H.J.R. 600 Requesting the Division of Tourism to study the feasibility and economic impact of building a major convention center in the Northern Virginia area.

978311386

Patrons--O'Brien and McClure; Senator: Barry

Engrossed by Senate - comm. sub. 971864386-S1

H.J.R. 613 Requesting the Commission on Youth to undertake a study to review and analyze previous survey efforts measuring drug and alcohol use by young people across the Commonwealth.

971357340

Patron--May

Engrossed by Senate - comm. sub. 971868340-S1

H.J.R. 651 Requesting the Department of Labor and Industry, in cooperation with the Departments of Education and Taxation, to study ways to encourage business participation in school-to-work transition initiatives, mentoring, and apprenticeship programs.

972662482

Patron--Wagner

Engrossed by Senate - comm. sub. 971861482-S1

H.J.R. 655 Establishing a task force within the Joint Commission on Health Care to address outstanding long-term care and aging issues.

970126828

Patrons--Connally, Baker, Brickley, Diamonstein, Hall, Heilig, Melvin and Morgan; Senators: Bolling, Gartlan, Lambert, Martin, Schrock, Walker and Woods

Engrossed by Senate - comm. sub. 977866158-S1

THE SENATE HAS PASSED THE FOLLOWING HOUSE BILLS:

H.B. 1583 A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding a section numbered 2.1-27.9, relating to a Month for Children in Virginia.

975892364

Patrons--Morgan; Senator: Ticer

H.B. 1851 A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding a section numbered 22.1-278.1, relating to school safety audits.

972652761

Patrons--Puller, Abbitt, Barlow, Croshaw, Davies, Deeds, Grayson, McEachin, Moore, Phillips, Shuler and Thomas; Senators: Houck and Lucas

H.B. 1879 A BILL for the relief of Enolar G. Callands.

978433220

Patron--Dudley

H.B. 1980 A BILL to amend and reenact 2.1-27.4 of the Code of Virginia, relating to an American Indian Month and Day of Appreciation.

975891364

Patrons--Morgan and Katzen; Senator: Norment

H.B. 1987 A BILL to amend and reenact 22.1-274 of the Code of Virginia, relating to school health services.

972616410

Patrons--Puller, Albo, Barlow, Bennett, Callahan, Christian, Connally, Cooper, Croshaw, Crouch, Dillard, Drake, Forbes, Griffith, Hamilton, Hull, Ingram, Keating, Kilgore, Marshall, O'Brien, Rollison, Ruff, Rust, Scott, Tata, Van Landingham, Van Yahres, Wagner, Wardrup and Watts; Senators: Earley, Houck, Howell, Lucas, Quayle, Saslaw, Ticer and Woods

H.B. 1997 A BILL to amend and reenact 38.2-2226 of the Code of Virginia, relating to insurance, notice of intention to rely on certain defenses; execution of nonwaiver of rights agreement.

973627308

Patron--Johnson

H.B. 2135 A BILL to amend and reenact 40.1-28.10 of the Code of Virginia, relating to minimum wages.

970556252

Patron--Grayson

H.B. 2256 A BILL to amend and reenact 57-2.01 the Code of Virginia and to amend the Code of Virginia by adding a section numbered 2.1-24.2, relating to the recognition of the Virginia Act for Religious Freedom and its celebration and to the designation of a Commonwealth Day of Prayer.

977513323

Patrons--Landes, Abbitt, Baker, Bloxom, Callahan, Cantor, Christian, Councill, Cox, Crouch, Deeds, Diamonstein, Dickinson, Drake, Forbes, Griffith, Guest, Howell, Johnson, Jones, D.C., Keating, Marshall, McClure, McDonnell, Mims, Morgan, Moss, O'Brien, Orrock, Parrish, Purkey, Putney, Reid, Rhodes, Rollison, Ruff, Rust, Sherwood, Tata, Thomas, Wardrup, Way, Weatherholtz and Wilkins; Senators: Benedetti, Hanger, Maxwell, Miller, K.G. and Saslaw

H.B. 2333 A BILL to amend and reenact 10.1-1411 of the Code of Virginia, relating to solid waste recycling rates.

974701408

Patrons--Lovelace, Behm, Croshaw, Jones, J.C., Moran, Puller and Spruill

H.B. 2389 A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding a section numbered 15.1-11.2:3, relating to removal of bawdy places by local governing bodies.

972055432

Patrons--Jones, D.C., Cunningham, Hall and Spruill

H.B. 2408 A BILL to amend and reenact 13.1-708 of the Code of Virginia, relating to corporations; amendments to articles of incorporation; voting rights.

970601376

Patron--Murphy

H.B. 2465 A BILL to amend and reenact 22.1-199.1 of the Code of Virginia, relating to programs to promote educational opportunities.

978282351

Patron--McEachin

H.B. 2557 A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding a section numbered 2.1-20.1:04, relating to the purchase of continued health insurance coverage.

974263176

Patron--Cranwell

H.B. 2559 A BILL to amend and reenact 60.2-533 and 60.2-602 of the Code of Virginia, relating to unemployment compensation.

970629176

Patrons--Cranwell, Almand, Cooper, DeBoer, Grayson, Hull, Melvin, Puller, Scott, Stump and Van Yahres

H.B. 2597 A BILL to amend and reenact 2.1-1.6 and 9-6.25:1 of the Code of Virginia and to amend the Code of Virginia by adding in Chapter 4 of Title 10.1 a section numbered 10.1-418.1, relating to establishment of the North Meherrin River as a scenic river.

972153442

Patrons--Ruff, Albo and Councill

H.B. 2636 A BILL to amend and reenact 15.1-466 of the Code of Virginia, relating to subdivision ordinances.

977340408

Patrons--Plum; Senators: Benedetti and Waddell

H.B. 2656 A BILL to amend and reenact 46.2-1178 of the Code of Virginia, relating to the vehicle emissions inspection program.

973635316

Patrons--Katzen and May

H.B. 2671 A BILL to amend and reenact 22.1-344, 53.1-10 and 66-13 of the Code of Virginia, relating to criminal statistics reporting.

977859188

Patrons--Cunningham, Christian, Crittenden, McEachin and Spruill

H.B. 2673 A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding a section numbered 65.2-813.2, relating to workers' compensation insurance; premium discounts; drug-free workplace programs.

972731300

Patron--Jackson

H.B. 2796 A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding a section numbered 15.1-292.01, relating to prescriptive easements for provision of water and sewer services.

977337400

Patron--Phillips

H.B. 2816 A BILL to amend and reenact 46.2-752 of the Code of Virginia, relating to motor vehicle carriers; delinquent personal property taxes.

975741620

Patron--Hargrove

H.B. 2915 A BILL to amend and reenact 56-458 and 56-462 of the Code of Virginia, relating to payments for the use of rights-of-way.

970628484

Patrons--Robinson, Bennett, Bloxom, Callahan, Christian, Cooper, Cox, Davies, DeBoer, Dickinson, Forbes, Hall, Hamilton, Hargrove, Howell, Ingram, Johnson, Jones, J.C., Kilgore, Moore, Morgan, Murphy, Nixon, Plum, Purkey, Ruff, Shuler, Spruill, Tata, Thomas, Wagner and Watts

IT HAS AGREED TO THE AMENDMENTS PROPOSED BY THE HOUSE OF DELEGATES TO THE FOLLOWING SENATE BILLS:

S.B. 801 A BILL to amend and reenact 7.1-37 of the Code of Virginia, relating to the official state song of the Commonwealth.

971805719

Patrons--Newman and Lucas

S.B. 823 A BILL to amend and reenact 2.1-342 of the Code of Virginia, relating to the Freedom of Information Act; exemptions.

973278819

Patrons--Waddell, Barry, Ticer, Whipple and Woods; Delegates: Albo, Darner, O'Brien, Robinson, Rollison and Watts

Engrossed by Senate as amended

S.B. 833 A BILL to amend and reenact 54.1-503 of the Code of Virginia, relating to the licensure of asbestos analytical laboratories.

971977805

Patron--Lambert

S.B. 873 A BILL to amend and reenact 63.1-25.3 of the Code of Virginia, relating to the Virginia Targeted Jobs Grant Program.

978561743

Patrons--Stosch and Wampler; Delegate: Cantor

S.B. 940 A BILL to amend and reenact 53.1-68 of the Code of Virginia, relating to minimum standards for local correctional facilities; inspections.

971248817

Patrons--Williams, Benedetti, Bolling, Norment, Potts, Quayle and Stosch; Delegates: Albo, Baker, Behm, Christian, Crittenden, Deeds, Hargrove, Howell, Johnson, McClure, Mims and Purkey

S.B. 969 A BILL to amend and reenact 62.1-44.15:4 of the Code of Virginia, relating to water quality related notice to localities and property owners.

977784635

Patrons--Couric, Hawkins, Holland, Lucas, Marye, Maxwell, Reasor, Ticer, Waddell, Whipple and Woods; Delegates: Connally, Landes, Murphy, Plum and Ruff

Engrossed by Senate as amended

S.B. 974 A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding a section numbered 10.1-1186.1, relating to environmental mediation.

977820758

Patrons--Whipple, Bolling, Couric, Earley, Hanger, Holland, Maxwell, Norment, Potts, Stolle, Ticer, Wampler, Williams and Woods; Delegates: Bloxom, Cantor, Cox and McDonnell

Engrossed by Senate - comm. sub. 977820758-S1

S.B. 1059 A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding a section numbered 63.1-251.4, relating to distribution of collections from federal tax refund offsets.

975764728

Patron--Reynolds

Engrossed by Senate - comm. sub. 975764728-S1

S.B. 1104 A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding in Title 6.1 a chapter numbered 1.3, consisting of sections numbered 6.1-2.19 through 6.1-2.29, relating to the Consumer Real Estate Settlement Protection Act; penalty.

974189607

Patrons--Barry, Bolling, Chichester, Hawkins, Holland, Houck, Howell, Lambert, Lucas, Martin, Maxwell, Newman, Potts, Reasor, Saslaw, Schrock, Stosch, Ticer, Waddell, Wampler and Whipple; Delegates: Abbitt, Albo, Behm, Bloxom, Bryant, Callahan, Cantor, Christian, Connally, Cooper, Cox, Crittenden, Crouch, Darner, Diamonstein, Dickinson, Dillard, Drake, Dudley, Hall, Hamilton, Hargrove, Howell, Hull, Ingram, Jones, D.C., Keating, Marshall, May, McEachin, Moran, Morgan, Nelms, Nixon, O'Brien, Orrock, Parrish, Plum, Puller, Reid, Rhodes, Ruff, Scott, Sherwood, Shuler, Stump, Tata, Thomas, Van Yahres, Wagner, Wardrup, Watts, Way and Wilkins

Engrossed by Senate as amended

S.B. 1108 A BILL to amend and reenact 45.1-361.9, 45.1-361.17, 45.1-361.19, 45.1-361.23, and 45.1-361.29 of the Code of Virginia, relating to the Virginia Gas and Oil Act.

973790757

Patrons--Wampler; Delegate: Cranwell

Engrossed by Senate as amended

S.B. 1174 A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding a section numbered 54.1-2400.01, relating to the definition of laser surgery.

971710729

Patrons--Saslaw, Couric, Howell, Lucas, Martin, Quayle, Walker and Woods; Delegates: Behm, Brickley, Cunningham, Darner, Davies, McDonnell, Mims, Purkey, Rhodes and Woodrum

Engrossed by Senate - comm. sub. w/amd. 971710729-ES1

IT HAS AGREED TO THE SUBSTITUTES PROPOSED BY THE HOUSE OF DELEGATES TO THE FOLLOWING SENATE BILLS:

S.B. 745 A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding a section numbered 36-105.2, relating to expedited building plan review program in any county having the urban county executive form of government.

972072112

Patrons--Woods, Barry, Gartlan, Howell, Saslaw, Ticer and Waddell; Delegates: Callahan, Connally, Hull, Keating, McClure, O'Brien, Plum, Puller, Rust, Scott and Watts

Engrossed by Senate - comm. sub. 971000760

S.B. 923 A BILL to amend and reenact 2.1-563.31 of the Code of Virginia and to amend the Code of Virginia by adding in Title 59.1 a chapter numbered 39, consisting of sections numbered 59.1-467, 59.1-468, and 59.1-469, relating to trade and commerce; digital signatures.

972071200

Patrons--Ticer, Barry, Couric, Edwards, Howell, Miller, K.G., Newman, Quayle, Saslaw, Stosch and Waddell; Delegates: Bennett, Diamonstein, Plum, Scott and Van Landingham

IT HAS AGREED TO THE FOLLOWING HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTIONS:

H.J.R. 385 Designating May 1 through May 7 as 55 Alive Week in Virginia.

975893176

Patron--Cranwell

H.J.R. 388 Continuing the High-Speed Rail System Commission.

970778761

Patrons--Robinson and Armstrong; Senator: Waddell

H.J.R. 401 Memorializing the Congress of the United States to authorize and fund the construction of a veterans' medical facility in Northern Virginia.

974791410

Patron--Puller

H.J.R. 415 Memorializing the Congress of the United States to direct the General Accounting Office to update its 1987 report on federal grant-in-aid formulas.

975913829

Patrons--DeBoer, Councill, Croshaw, Dickinson, Hall, Murphy and Parrish; Senators: Gartlan, Miller, K.G. and Walker

H.J.R. 433 Directing the Commission on the Future of Public Education to examine and consider the recommendations of the Joint Subcommittee To Study the Efficacy and Appropriateness of Establishing a School Incentive Reward Program in the Commonwealth.

972623480

Patrons--Van Yahres, Sherwood, Shuler and Tate; Senators: Marye, Stolle and Stosch

H.J.R. 443 Directing the Virginia State Crime Commission to study methods for providing substance abuse treatment services to offenders in the criminal justice system.

974191825

Patrons--Almand, Armstrong, Baker, Cunningham, Davies, Deeds, Guest, Howell, Johnson, Melvin, Moore, Moran and Woodrum; Senators: Howell, Lucas, Reynolds and Stolle

H.J.R. 447 Requesting the Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations to study state and local efforts to protect the aesthetic qualities of the Commonwealth for the purpose of enhancing and enriching the economy and quality of life in Virginia.

970071144

Patrons--Callahan, Crittenden and Scott; Senators: Barry, Earley and Waddell

H.J.R. 466 Requesting the Board of Housing and Community Development to study the use of synthetic stucco in Virginia.

973416412

Patrons--Purkey, Croshaw, Drake, McDonnell, Rollison, Tata, Wagner and Wardrup; Senator: Stolle

H.J.R. 471 Requesting the Virginia State Crime Commission to study the training and arrest powers of city sheriffs and their deputies.

979014825

Patrons--Moore, Almand, Cunningham, Davies, Guest, Watts and Woodrum; Senators: Earley, Howell, Lucas, Stolle and Waddell

H.J.R. 472 Memorializing the United States Postal Service to issue a postage stamp commemorating Lieutenant General Lewis B. "Chesty" Puller.

975907172

Patrons--Cox, Abbitt, Albo, Almand, Armstrong, Baker, Barlow, Behm, Bennett, Bloxom, Brickley, Bryant, Callahan, Cantor, Christian, Clement, Connally, Cooper, Councill, Cranwell, Crittenden, Croshaw, Crouch, Cunningham, Darner, Davies, DeBoer, Deeds, Diamonstein, Dickinson, Dillard, Drake, Dudley, Forbes, Grayson, Griffith, Guest, Hall, Hamilton, Hargrove, Heilig, Howell, Hull, Ingram, Jackson, Johnson, Jones, D.C., Jones, J.C., Katzen, Keating, Kilgore, Landes, Lovelace, Marshall, May, McClure, McDonnell, McEachin, Melvin, Mims, Moore, Moran, Morgan, Moss, Murphy, Nelms, Nixon, O'Brien, Orrock, Parrish, Phillips, Plum, Puller, Purkey, Putney, Reid, Rhodes, Robinson, Rollison, Ruff, Rust, Scott, Sherwood, Shuler, Spruill, Stump, Tata, Tate, Thomas, Van Landingham, Van Yahres, Wagner, Wardrup, Watkins, Watts, Way, Weatherholtz, Wilkins and Woodrum; Senators: Barry, Benedetti, Bolling, Chichester, Colgan, Couric, Earley, Edwards, Gartlan, Hanger, Hawkins, Holland, Houck, Howell, Lambert, Lucas, Marsh, Martin, Marye, Maxwell, Miller, K.G., Miller, Y.B., Newman, Norment, Potts, Quayle, Reasor, Reynolds, Saslaw, Schrock, Stolle, Stosch, Ticer, Trumbo, Waddell, Walker, Wampler, Whipple, Williams and Woods

H.J.R. 489 Requesting the Department of Game and Inland Fisheries to study options for controlling the deer population in urban and suburban areas.

972186144

Patron--Callahan

H.J.R. 491 Directing the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission to study pay equity in the state workforce.

973610320

Patrons--Keating, Christian, Connally, Cooper, Crittenden, Crouch, Cunningham, Darner, Drake, Puller, Van Landingham and Watts; Senators: Couric, Howell, Ticer and Whipple

H.J.R. 498 Continuing the joint subcommittee studying science and technology pursuant to House Joint Resolution No. 195 (1996).

970829408

Patrons--Plum, Bennett, Diamonstein and Scott; Senators: Newman, Stosch and Ticer

H.J.R. 499 Requesting the Department of Motor Vehicles to more fully support the Chesapeake Bay Restoration Fund via the promotion of the "Friend of the Chesapeake" license plate series.

974858408

Patrons--Plum and Murphy

H.J.R. 515 Requesting the Real Estate Board to establish an advisory committee to oversee the administration of the Common Interest Community Management Information Fund.

971962112

Patrons--Almand, Connally, Diamonstein, Hall, Mims, Moran, Scott and Stump; Senators: Waddell, Walker and Woods

H.J.R. 516 Requesting the Commission on the Future of Public Education to continue the work of the Commission on Accountability for Educational Excellence.

973797128

Patrons--Bennett, Diamonstein and Jackson

H.J.R. 519 Revising the reporting schedule of the Commission on the Future of Transportation in Virginia.

978184432

Patron--Robinson

H.J.R. 524 Directing the Virginia Commission on Youth to continue the study on homeless children in the Commonwealth and to focus its examination specifically on the educational needs of these children.

971815836

Patrons--Jones, J.C., Almand, Cantor, Cunningham, Darner, Deeds, Diamonstein, Hamilton, Jackson and Mims; Senators: Earley, Houck, Miller, Y.B., Waddell and Woods

H.J.R. 532 Continuing the Commission on State and Local Government Responsibility and Taxing Authority.

976178761

Patrons--Hull and Cranwell

H.J.R. 536 Requesting the Virginia Bar Association to study the feasibility of expanding the use of interlocutory appeals in the courts of the Commonwealth.

971325112

Patrons--Almand and Davies

H.J.R. 537 Memorializing the USDA to favorably consider a proposal before its Fund for Rural America program by the Natural Resources Conservation Service, Virginia's Soil and Water Conservation Districts, and the National Center for Resource Innovations--Chesapeake, that will assist in developing an essential environmental information system that will help the Commonwealth in making sound decisions for the future of Virginia's communities and environment, and urging NASA and the USDA to work together in this effort.

977792408

Patrons--Plum and Murphy

H.J.R. 538 Memorializing Virginia's Congressional delegation to continue support for the National Center for Resource Innovations - Chesapeake and commending them for their support for this program that is working for the betterment of the Commonwealth's future.

977800408

Patrons--Plum and Murphy

H.J.R. 542 Requesting the Bureau of Insurance to study exclusive agreements between insurance companies and repair or replacement facilities or claims processing centers (networks) and the effect these arrangements have on the ability of an insured or a claimant to choose a repair or replacement facility.

970581127

Patrons--Behm and Clement

H.J.R. 543 Reaffirming the General Assembly's goal to appropriate one dollar per capita for the support of the Virginia Commission for the Arts.

971809476

Patrons--Van Landingham, Armstrong, Behm, Christian, Clement, Connally, Cooper, Councill, Cranwell, Crittenden, Croshaw, Cunningham, Darner, Davies, DeBoer, Deeds, Diamonstein, Dickinson, Hall, Heilig, Hull, Jackson, Johnson, Jones, J.C., Keating, Lovelace, McEachin, Melvin, Moore, Moran, Murphy, Plum, Puller, Rhodes, Robinson, Shuler, Stump, Thomas, Van Yahres, Watts and Woodrum; Senators: Barry, Benedetti, Holland, Howell, Lambert, Marye, Reasor, Reynolds, Saslaw, Trumbo, Waddell, Whipple, Williams and Woods

H.J.R. 546 Requesting the Judiciary Committee of the Virginia Bar Association to update its study of the capacity of the Court of Appeals of Virginia.

973717198

Patrons--Davies, Almand, Baker, Barlow, Brickley, Cantor, Clement, Croshaw, Cunningham, Deeds, Forbes, Johnson, McEachin, Moran, Murphy, Plum, Puller, Scott, Tate, Watkins and Woodrum; Senator: Howell

H.J.R. 551 Expressing the sense of the General Assembly that the strategic plan submitted by Virginia Health Information, Inc., and the initiatives contained therein be supported by this body.

973255828

Patrons--DeBoer, Baker, Brickley, Connally, Diamonstein, Hall, Heilig, Melvin and Morgan; Senators: Bolling, Gartlan, Lambert, Martin, Schrock, Walker and Woods

H.J.R. 562 Requesting the State Board for Community Colleges to study the feasibility of establishing uniform fees for dual enrollment programs.

973448442

Patrons--Ruff, Albo, Bennett, Cooper, Councill, Dudley, Griffith, Tata and Wardrup

H.J.R. 565 Continuing the Joint Subcommittee to Study the Commonwealth's Current Laws and Policies Related to Chronic, Acute, and Cancer Pain Management.

977725127

Patron--Behm

H.J.R. 569 Directing the Joint Commission on Health Care to study the efficacy and appropriateness of establishing minimum standards for hospital-based pediatric care in the Commonwealth.

978577352

Patrons--Melvin, Clement, Cunningham, Hamilton, Heilig and Moore; Senators: Saslaw, Walker and Woods

H.J.R. 570 Continuing the Joint Subcommittee Studying the Status and Needs of African-American Males in Virginia.

973381188

Patrons--Cunningham, Christian, Crittenden, McEachin and Spruill

H.J.R. 575 Continuing the Joint Subcommittee Studying the Educational Needs of Certain Underserved Gifted Students.

971671148

Patrons--Christian, Albo, Behm, Bennett, Bloxom, Brickley, Crittenden, Cunningham, Darner, Davies, DeBoer, Deeds, Drake, Grayson, Hall, Jones, D.C., Jones, J.C., Katzen, Keating, Marshall, May, McClure, McDonnell, Melvin, Mims, Moore, Morgan, Nelms, Phillips, Plum, Puller, Putney, Robinson, Rust, Sherwood, Shuler, Spruill and Van Landingham; Senators: Barry, Howell, Lambert, Marsh, Miller, Y.B., Quayle and Woods

H.J.R. 576 Encouraging local school boards to require the use of multiple criteria in the identification of certain underserved gifted students.

971670148

Patrons--Christian, Behm, Crittenden, Crouch, Cunningham, DeBoer, Hull, Moore, O'Brien, Plum, Putney, Shuler, Spruill and Van Landingham; Senators: Barry, Howell, Lambert, Miller, Y.B., Quayle, Trumbo and Williams

H.J.R. 578 Requesting the Virginia State Crime Commission to study the need for a lay medical investigator system.

974328114

Patrons--Armstrong and Day; Senator: Reynolds

H.J.R. 580 Requesting the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality to study its policies regarding reimbursements made from the Waste Tire Trust Fund.

970139114

Patrons--Armstrong and Day; Senator: Reynolds

H.J.R. 581 Continuing the Joint Subcommittee Studying Early Intervention Services for Infants and Toddlers with Disabilities.

978562148

Patrons--Christian, Albo, Behm, Bennett, Bloxom, Brickley, Cox, Crittenden, Cunningham, Darner, Davies, Deeds, Drake, Grayson, Hall, Jones, D.C., Jones, J.C., Katzen, Keating, Landes, Lovelace, Marshall, May, McClure, McDonnell, Mims, Moore, Morgan, Nelms, Phillips, Plum, Puller, Putney, Robinson, Rust, Shuler, Spruill, Van Landingham and Wardrup; Senators: Howell, Lambert, Marsh, Miller, Y.B., Trumbo, Wampler and Williams

H.J.R. 583 Encouraging certain public and private agencies and organizations to establish and expand outreach programs targeting minority students and their families.

971694188

Patrons--Cunningham, Christian, Crittenden, Crouch, Darner, Hull, McEachin, Rhodes and Spruill

H.J.R. 586 Expressing the sense of the General Assembly that high school graduates in Virginia should be computer literate.

971333346

Patrons--McClure, Albo, Bennett and O'Brien; Senator: Couric

H.J.R. 587 Requesting the Departments of Environmental Quality and Health to study examples of water reuse and conservation programs in the United States and to examine any documented adverse health impacts from such programs in order to determine if similar programs could be implemented in Virginia.

972158815

Patrons--Ruff, Albo, Behm, Bloxom, Bryant, Callahan, Christian, Cooper, Councill, Cox, Darner, Davies, Deeds, Drake, Dudley, Forbes, Griffith, Guest, Howell, Ingram, Johnson, Katzen, Kilgore, Landes, Lovelace, May, McClure, McDonnell, Mims, Moran, Morgan, Murphy, Nelms, Nixon, O'Brien, Parrish, Phillips, Reid, Rhodes, Sherwood, Shuler, Tata, Van Yahres, Wardrup and Way; Senators: Benedetti, Colgan, Couric, Saslaw, Ticer, Waddell, Whipple and Woods

H.J.R. 588 Designating PTA Appreciation Day in Virginia.

975914212

Patrons--Dillard, Abbitt, Albo, Almand, Armstrong, Baker, Barlow, Behm, Bennett, Bloxom, Brickley, Bryant, Callahan, Cantor, Christian, Clement, Connally, Councill, Cox, Crittenden, Croshaw, Crouch, Cunningham, Darner, Davies, DeBoer, Deeds, Diamonstein, Dickinson, Drake, Dudley, Grayson, Griffith, Guest, Hamilton, Hargrove, Heilig, Howell, Hull, Ingram, Jackson, Johnson, Jones, D.C., Katzen, Keating, Kilgore, Landes, Lovelace, Marshall, May, McClure, McDonnell, McEachin, Melvin, Mims, Moore, Moran, Morgan, Murphy, Nelms, Nixon, O'Brien, Orrock, Parrish, Phillips, Plum, Puller, Purkey, Putney, Reid, Rhodes, Rollison, Ruff, Rust, Scott, Sherwood, Spruill, Stump, Tata, Tate, Thomas, Van Landingham, Van Yahres, Wagner, Watkins, Watts, Way, Weatherholtz and Wilkins; Senators: Barry, Benedetti, Bolling, Colgan, Couric, Gartlan, Hanger, Hawkins, Holland, Houck, Howell, Lambert, Lucas, Marsh, Martin, Maxwell, Miller, K.G., Miller, Y.B., Norment, Potts, Reynolds, Saslaw, Stolle, Stosch, Ticer, Waddell, Walker, Whipple, Williams and Woods

H.J.R. 589 Encouraging Virginia's public schools to observe Veterans Day.

973777212

Patron--Dillard

H.J.R. 590 Requesting the Cumberland Plateau Planning District Commission and the LENOWISCO Planning District Commission to jointly study the most cost-effective means of providing drinking water to their residents, and to develop a comprehensive regional water supply service plan for the area located within the two planning districts.

972177400

Patrons--Phillips, Stump and Tate

H.J.R. 597 Requesting the Department of General Services, in conjunction with the Virginia Recycling Markets Development Council, to study ways to increase the state purchase of recycled products.

972024364

Patrons--Morgan, Abbitt, Connally, Cox, Forbes, Hargrove, Keating, Landes, Marshall, Mims, Murphy, O'Brien, Plum and Ruff; Senator: Waddell

H.J.R. 598 Requesting the Department of Medical Assistance Services to study Medicaid recipients' direct access to obstetric and gynecological services.

978298178

Patrons--Crittenden, Christian, Cooper, Cunningham, Darner, Hall, Keating, McEachin, Melvin, Plum, Robinson, Spruill and Watts; Senators: Maxwell and Miller, Y.B.

H.J.R. 599 Expressing support for testing students upon the completion of required courses in the public schools of the Commonwealth.

971676178

Patrons--Crittenden, Christian, Cooper, Cunningham, Day, Keating, Plum, Robinson, Spruill, Wagner and Watts; Senators: Maxwell and Miller, Y.B.

H.J.R. 604 Designating March 17, 1997, St. Patrick's Day, as Virginia's Day of Remembrance of the Great Irish Famine.

978310386

Patrons--O'Brien; Senator: Gartlan

H.J.R. 611 Requesting the Virginia State Corporation Commission's Bureau of Insurance, in cooperation with the State Department of Health to review statutes and regulations governing health maintenance organizations and to determine the feasibility of their application to other forms of managed care health insurance plans.

973256828

Patrons--Morgan, Baker, Brickley, Connally, Diamonstein, Hall, Heilig and Melvin; Senators: Bolling, Gartlan, Lambert, Schrock, Walker and Woods

H.J.R. 618 Memorializing the Congress of the United States to continue the Low Income Housing Tax Credit Program.

972004204

Patrons--Stump, Almand, Crittenden, Darner, Diamonstein, Hall, Jones, J.C., Mims, Plum, Scott and Van Landingham; Senators: Waddell and Woods

H.J.R. 619 Establishing a subcommittee to study discrimination, in lending and other practices, against African-American farmers in the Commonwealth.

978077351

Patron--McEachin

H.J.R. 622 Establishing a joint subcommittee to study non-credit education for workforce training in Virginia.

970072204

Patrons--Diamonstein, Abbitt, Almand, Baker, Bennett, Bloxom, Callahan, Christian, Clement, Connally, Cooper, Councill, Croshaw, Crouch, Cunningham, Darner, Davies, Deeds, Dickinson, Dillard, Guest, Hamilton, Hargrove, Hull, Ingram, Jackson, Johnson, Jones, J.C., Kilgore, Landes, McDonnell, McEachin, Mims, Murphy, Nixon, O'Brien, Phillips, Plum, Puller, Purkey, Putney, Robinson, Shuler, Stump, Tate, Thomas, Van Landingham, Van Yahres, Watts, Weatherholtz and Woodrum; Senators: Benedetti, Couric, Gartlan, Hawkins, Houck, Howell, Lambert, Lucas, Marye, Miller, K.G., Newman, Quayle, Reasor, Reynolds, Saslaw, Stosch, Waddell, Wampler, Williams and Woods

H.J.R. 627 Continuing the Joint Subcommittee Studying Ways to Enhance the Supply of Vital Organs Available for Transplantation in Virginia.

972815480

Patrons--Van Yahres and Bryant; Senators: Howell and Woods

H.J.R. 628 Establishing a joint subcommittee to study photo enforcement of toll collections.

978168236

Patrons--Forbes and Spruill; Senators: Earley, Lucas and Quayle

H.J.R. 629 Directing the Standing Subcommittee on School Drop Out Prevention to continue its study of the effects of expulsions and suspensions on public school students.

971686260

Patrons--Hall, Christian, Connally, Crittenden, Cunningham, Hamilton, Howell, McEachin, Rhodes and Van Landingham; Senators: Benedetti, Colgan, Houck, Howell, Lambert, Trumbo and Woods

H.J.R. 632 Continuing the Joint Subcommittee Studying Financing Options for the Purpose of Constructing a Baseball Stadium in Virginia.

974261144

Patrons--Callahan, Cranwell and Robinson; Senators: Potts and Saslaw

H.J.R. 635 Requesting the State Corporation Commission to continue its efforts to open up competition in the Virginia local and long distance telecommunications markets and to foster and encourage the evolution of a telecommunications system which offers reasonable and affordable prices to Virginia's schools and libraries by monitoring and participating in the FCC universal service proceedings and initiating such intrastate proceedings as may be required.

971004128

Patrons--Bennett, Plum and Scott; Senators: Stosch and Ticer

H.J.R. 637 Requesting the Emergency Medical Services Advisory Board to conduct a pilot study relating to prehospital care data.

977734388

Patron--Orrock

H.J.R. 638 Directing the Standing Subcommittee on School Dropout Prevention to study the potential impact of lowering the compulsory school attendance age and the use of in-school suspensions on school drop out in the public schools of the Commonwealth.

971675388

Patrons--Orrock, Cox and Reid

H.J.R. 639 Requesting the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) to amend its interstate compact with Maryland and the District of Columbia to require WMATA to be subject to the Freedom of Information statutes of Virginia, Maryland, the District of Columbia and the federal government.

973821346

Patrons--McClure, Albo, Callahan, Keating, O'Brien, Rust, Scott and Watts

H.J.R. 642 Encouraging employers furnishing self-insured employee health care plans to provide female enrollees direct access to obstetrical and gynecological services in managed care plans.

970588320

Patrons--Keating, Christian, Connally, Cooper, Crittenden, Crouch, Cunningham, Darner, Drake, Marshall, Moran, Puller, Putney, Rhodes, Sherwood, Van Landingham and Watts; Senators: Couric, Howell, Miller, Y.B., Ticer, Whipple and Woods

H.J.R. 643 Designating Scottish Highlands Games Week in Virginia.

975967296

Patrons--Howell, Ingram and Orrock; Senators: Chichester and Houck

H.J.R. 645 Requesting the Virginia Department of Agriculture to study its current fee structure for the voluntary inspection of bison and ratites, as compared to actual costs incurred by the Department, and to suggest a revised fee structure which would reflect the actual costs of such inspections.

971365220

Patrons--Dudley, Bryant, Griffith, Orrock, Shuler and Weatherholtz

H.J.R. 647 Directing the Virginia State Crime Commission to study alternative means of discouraging shoplifting.

973645442

Patron--Ruff

H.J.R. 654 Continuing the Joint Subcommittee Studying Remedial Summer School.

971668158

Patron--Connally

H.J.R. 660 Expressing the sense of the General Assembly concerning the Dulles Toll Road.

973780408

Patrons--Plum, Callahan and Mims; Senators: Howell and Waddell

H.J.R. 662 Expressing the sense of the General Assembly concerning use of Literary Fund moneys.

977713761

Patrons--Woodrum, Behm, Connally, Croshaw, Day, Deeds, Jackson, Lovelace, Phillips and Stump; Senator: Reynolds

H.J.R. 663 Continuing the Commission on Family Violence Prevention.

971592833

Patrons--Puller, Cranwell, Melvin and Watts; Senators: Houck, Howell and Stolle

H.J.R. 666 Continuing the joint subcommittee to study funding mechanisms for periodic maintenance dredging.

970360132

Patrons--Bloxom, Grayson and Moore; Senators: Ticer and Williams

H.J.R. 667 Encouraging the Departments of Corrections, Education, Social Services, Health, Juvenile Justice, Mental Health, Mental Retardation, and Substance Abuse Services, Medical Assistance Services, and Correctional Education to focus on and emphasize the benefits of prevention and intervention in state programs and in services to their respective clients.

977863188

Patrons--Cunningham, Christian, Cooper, Crittenden, Darner, Jackson, Lovelace, McEachin, Melvin and Spruill; Senators: Edwards, Maxwell and Miller, Y.B.

IT HAS RECEDED FROM ITS AMENDMENT TO THE FOLLOWING HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION:

H.J.R. 517 Proposing an amendment to Section 10 of Article VI of the Constitution of Virginia, relating to disabled and unfit judges.

974223176

Patrons--Cranwell, Almand, Armstrong, Baker, Bennett, Brickley, Croshaw, Davies, Diamonstein, Grayson, Jackson, Johnson, McEachin, Melvin, Moore, Moran, Moss, Scott, Watts and Woodrum; Senator: Reynolds

Engrossed by Senate as amended

IT HAS AGREED TO THE AMENDMENTS PROPOSED BY THE HOUSE OF DELEGATES TO THE FOLLOWING SENATE JOINT RESOLUTIONS:

S.J.R. 308 Requesting the Commission on the Future of Transportation in Virginia to study the transportation needs of rural residents, the disabled, the poor, and the elderly, and the provision of insurance and the doctrines of charitable and sovereign immunity as they relate to volunteer drivers who transport the transportation disadvantaged.

971717758

Patron--Whipple

Engrossed by Senate - comm. sub. 971717758-S1

S.J.R. 332 Requesting the Commission on the Future of Transportation in Virginia to determine the mobility needs of the citizens of the Commonwealth who cannot drive.

971839728

Patrons--Reynolds, Hawkins, Maxwell, Miller, Y.B., Stosch and Wampler; Delegates: Clement, Crouch, Davies, McEachin and Thomas

Engrossed by Senate - comm. sub. 971839728-S1

THE SENATE HAS STRICKEN FROM ITS CALENDAR THE FOLLOWING HOUSE BILL:

H.B. 2876 A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding a section numbered 2.1-429.01, relating to environmental laboratory certification.

977825300

Patrons--Jackson, Abbitt, Barlow, Callahan, Connally, Councill, Cox, Croshaw, DeBoer, Dickinson, Dillard, Hall, Moore, Morgan, Murphy, Parrish, Phillips, Plum, Puller and Woodrum; Senators: Couric, Holland and Waddell

IN WHICH ACTION IT REQUESTS THE CONCURRENCE OF THE HOUSE OF DELEGATES.

Susan Clarke Schaar Clerk of the Senate

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