Friday, January 16, 1998

Called to order at 10:30 a.m. by Lt. Governor Donald S. Beyer, Jr.

Prayer offered by The Reverend Kenneth E. Dennis, Sr., Greater Mt. Moriah Baptist Church, Richmond, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS - quorum present

Motion of Senator Forbes dispensed with reading of Journal (36-Y 0-N)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10115) - reading waived (37-Y 0-N)

House joint resolution agreed to: HJR 12

House joint resolution referred

Leave of absence granted - Senator Reasor

CALENDAR

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE BILL ON FIRST READING

S.B. 13A - read first time

H.J.R. 12 - read first time, Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (37-Y 0-N), passed by for day, reconsideration of passed by for day agreed to (37-Y 0-N), agreed to (37-Y 0-N)

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 10:45 a.m. to reconvene at 10:55 a.m.

The Senate reconvened at 10:55 a.m.

MESSAGES FROM HOUSE

House is duly organized and ready to proceed

House agreed to HJR 57 (Notifying Governor of organization)

H.J.R. 57 - taken up, agreed to (voice vote), House informed

On motion of Senator Walker, the Senate adjourned at 11:35 p.m. to convene Saturday, January 17 at 11:00 a.m.

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


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