Tuesday, January 27, 1998

Called to order at 12 m. by Lt. Governor John H. Hager

Prayer offered by The Reverend Dr. Wilbert L. Daniels, Sr., St. Paul Church of God in Christ, Norfolk, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS - quorum present

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

COMMUNICATION FROM GOVERNOR - reading waived (40-Y 0-N)

BILLS REPORTED

From Finance: SB 5, 6, 12, 43, 44, 51, 60, 74, 75, 91, 104, 115, 118, 128, 146

S.B. 710 offered by Senator Hawkins (consent to introduce 40-Y 0-N)

Bill presented, ordered printed and referred under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 12: see January 28 Senate Calendar

CALENDAR

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON THIRD READING

Read third time

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

S.B. 240

S.B. 1

S.B. 33

S.B. 107

S.B. 231

S.B. 241

S.B. 288

S.B. 230 - out of block, stricken from Calendar (40-Y 0-N)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON SECOND READING

Read second time

S.B. 56A - Quayle floor amendment agreed to, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed (40-Y 0-N)

S.B. 15 - engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N), passed (40-Y 0-N)

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE BILL ON SECOND READING

S.B. 252 - read second time, Hawkins floor amendment of 1/26/98 withdrawn, engrossed, Rules suspended, third constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 1-N), passed (38-Y 2-N)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON FIRST READING

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

S.B. 224S

S.B. 243

S.B. 247

S.B. 248

S.B. 262

S.B. 286

S.B. 295

S.B. 313S

S.B. 330

S.B. 365

S.B. 372

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON FIRST READING

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

S.B. 351

S.B. 236 - out of block, passed by for day

H.J.R. 99 - Rules suspended, taken up for immediate consideration (40-Y 0-N), readings waived, agreed to (voice vote)

S.J.R. 155 - Rules suspended, taken up for immediate consideration (40-Y 0-N), readings waived, agreed to (voice vote)

On motion of Senator Walker, the Senate adjourned at 12:45 p.m. to convene Wednesday, January 28 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 32, 36S, 52, 53, 72, 111, 139, 143, 218, 249, 273A, 340A, 361A, 367

From Privileges and Elections: SB 2, 322; SJR 1, 5 rereferred to Finance, 52, 67A rereferred to Finance

RESOLUTION REREFERRED PURSUANT TO RULE 20 (j)

From Privileges and Elections: SJR 46 rereferred to Commerce and Labor

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


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