Friday, January 30, 1998

Called to order at 11:00 a.m. by Lt. Governor John H. Hager

Prayer offered by The Reverend James J. Begley, Church of the Redeemer, Richmond, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS - quorum present

Motion of Senator Barry dispensed with reading of Journal (37-Y 0-N)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10129) - reading waived (39-Y 0-N)

House bills passed: HB 375, 638

Senate joint resolution agreed to: SJR 155

House bills referred: see February 2 Senate Calendar

BILLS REPORTED

From Rehabilitation and Social Services: SB 169, 192A rereferred to Finance, 237A, 238A, 289, 293, 333

BILL REREFERRED PURSUANT TO SENATE RULE 20(j)

From Rehabilitation and Social Services: SB 438 rereferred to General Laws

Leave of absence granted - Senator Marye

S.J.R. 207 offered by Senator Lucas (consent to introduce 39-Y 0-N)

S.J.R. 208 offered by Senator Lambert (consent to introduce 38-Y 1-N)

S.J.R. 209 offered by Senator Lambert (consent to introduce 39-Y 0-N)

S.J.R. 210 offered by Senator Lambert (consent to introduce 39-Y 0-N)

Joint resolutions laid on Clerk's Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 12: see February 2 Senate Calendar

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: House agreed to HJR 345 (Election of a Supreme Court of Virginia Justice, Court of Appeals Judges, Circuit Court Judges, General District Court Judges, Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court Judges, a Member of the State Corporation Commission and Member of the Virginia Workers' Compensation Commission)

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 11:20 a.m. to reconvene at 11:40 a.m.

The Senate reconvened at 11:40 a.m.

H.J.R. 345S - Rules suspended, committee discharged, taken up for immediate consideration (37-Y 0-N), reading waived, Potts floor amendment agreed to, Walker floor amendment agreed to, reconsideration of Potts and Walker floor amendments agreed to (39-Y 0-N), Potts floor amendment withdrawn, Walker floor amendment withdrawn, Trumbo floor substitute agreed to, engrossed, agreed to (39-Y 0-N), House informed

On motion of Senator Houck, the Senate recessed at 12:05 p.m. to reconvene at 12:30 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 12:30 p.m.

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 12:40 p.m. to reconvene at 1:10 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 1:10 p.m.

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 1:15 p.m. to reconvene at 1:45 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 1:45 p.m.

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: House rejected Senate substitute to HJR 345

H.J.R. 345 - Senate insisted on its substitute and requested committee of conference (39-Y 0-N), House informed

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: House acceded to Senate request for committee of conference on HJR 345

H.J.R. 345 - conferees appointed: Senators Gartlan, Reynolds, Trumbo and Stolle

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 2:20 p.m. to reconvene at 3:15 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 3:15 p.m.

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 3:15 p.m. to reconvene at 5:20 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 5:20 p.m.

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: House agreed to conference report on HJR 345

H.J.R. 345 - conference report concurred in (37-Y 0-N)

S.R. 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 and 16 offered by Senator Gartlan

S.R. 11 and 12 offered by Senator K.G. Miller

S.R. 13, 14 and 15 offered by Senator Trumbo

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

S.R. 6 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (37-Y 0-N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

S.R. 7 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (37-Y 0-N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

S.R. 9 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (36-Y 0-N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

S.R. 10 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (36-Y 0-N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

S.R. 11 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (36-Y 0-N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

S.R. 12 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (36-Y 0-N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

S.R. 16 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (37-Y 0-N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

House informed that nominations have been made pursuant to HJR 345

ELECTION OF A SUPREME COURT OF VIRGINIA JUSTICE, COURT OF APPEALS JUDGES, CIRCUIT COURT JUDGES, GENERAL DISTRICT COURT JUDGES, JUVENILE AND DOMESTIC RELATIONS DISTRICT COURT JUDGES, A MEMBER OF THE STATE CORPORATION COMMISSION AND MEMBER OF THE VIRGINIA WORKERS' COMPENSATION COMMISSION

Supreme Court Justice (36-Y 0-N)

Cynthia D. Kinser

Court of Appeals Judges (36-Y 0-N)

Rudolph Bumgardner III

Jere M. H. Willis, Jr.

Circuit Court Judges (36-Y 0-N)

Second Judicial Circuit: Robert B. Cromwell, Jr.

Seventh Judicial Circuit: Randolph T. West

Fourteenth Judicial Circuit: L.A. Harris, Jr.

Fifteenth Judicial Circuit: James W. Haley, Jr.

Fifteenth Judicial Circuit: J. Peyton Farmer

Twentieth Judicial Circuit: Thomas D. Horne

Twenty-first Judicial Circuit: David V. Williams

Twenty-eighth Judicial Circuit: Charles B. Flannagan II

Thirty-first Judicial Circuit: William D. Hamblen

General District Court Judges (36-Y 0-N)

Third Judicial District: Morton V. Whitlow

Fourth Judicial District: Charles R. Cloud

Fourth Judicial District: Lawrence C. Lawless

Fifth Judicial District: Robert B. Edwards

Seventh Judicial District: James H. Harvell III

Ninth Judicial District: J.R. Zepkin

Eleventh Judicial District: George R. Beck

Thirteenth Judicial District: David E. Cheek, Sr.

Thirteenth Judicial District: Thomas O. Jones

Sixteenth Judicial District: Stephen H. Helvin

Eighteenth Judicial District: E. Robert Giammittorio

Eighteenth Judicial District: Becky Jo Moore

Nineteenth Judicial District: Richard T. Horan

Twentieth Judicial District: Charles B. Foley

Twentieth Judicial District: Julia T. Cannon

Twenty-second Judicial District: M. Lee Stilwell, Jr.

Twenty-sixth Judicial District: John A. Paul

Twenty-seventh Judicial District: Daniel W. Bird, Jr.

Twenty-seventh Judicial District: Edward M. Turner III

Twenty-eighth Judicial District: Joseph S. Tate

Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court Judges (36-Y 0-N)

Second Judicial District: Ronald H. Marks

Second Judicial District: Patricia L. West

Third Judicial District: William S. Moore, Jr.

Fourth Judicial District: Joseph P. Massey

Fifth Judicial District: Alfreda Talton-Harris

Sixth Judicial District: Charles A. Perkinson, Jr.

Seventh Judicial District: Ronald E. Bensten

Eighth Judicial District: Nelson T. Durden

Eighth Judicial District: Louis R. Lerner

Ninth Judicial District: George C. Fairbanks

Tenth Judicial District: Franklin M. Slayton

Fifteenth Judicial District: J. Dean Lewis

Seventeenth Judicial District: George D. Varoutsos

Nineteenth Judicial District: Michael J. Valentine

Twentieth Judicial District: Jean H. Clements

Twenty-fourth Judicial District: Lawrence Janow

Twenty-fifth Judicial District: John B. Curry II

Twenty-sixth Judicial District: Carle F. Germelman, Jr.

Twenty-sixth Judicial District: Charles S. McNulty III

Member of the State Corporation Commission (36-Y 0-N)

Hullihen W. Moore

Member of the Virginia Workers' Compensation Commission (36-Y 0-N)

William L. Dudley, Jr.

Reading of report waived (30-Y 0-N)

CALENDAR

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON THIRD READING

Passed by for day

S.B. 295

S.B. 2

S.B. 5

S.B. 6

S.B. 12

S.B. 32

S.B. 43

S.B. 44

S.B. 51

S.B. 52

S.B. 60

S.B. 72

S.B. 74

S.B. 75

S.B. 91

S.B. 104

S.B. 111

S.B. 115

S.B. 118

S.B. 128

S.B. 143

S.B. 146

S.B. 218

S.B. 249

S.B. 273A

S.B. 322

S.B. 340A

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON THIRD READING

Passed by for day

S.B. 236A

S.B. 36S

S.B. 53

S.B. 139

S.B. 361A

S.B. 367

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON SECOND READING

Passed by for day

S.B. 14

S.B. 25

S.B. 34A

S.B. 39A

S.B. 54

S.B. 109

S.B. 156S

S.B. 157S

S.B. 196S

S.B. 202

S.B. 222

S.B. 228

S.B. 260A

S.B. 261

S.B. 267

S.B. 275S

S.B. 276

S.B. 319

S.B. 324S

S.B. 332A

S.B. 338

S.B. 341

S.B. 343

S.B. 368

S.B. 445

S.B. 454

S.B. 463

S.B. 464S

S.B. 465

S.B. 470

S.B. 614

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON SECOND READING

Passed by for day

S.B. 47

S.B. 187

S.B. 234

S.B. 320A

S.B. 321A

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON FIRST READING

Passed by for day

S.B. 120A

S.B. 174

S.B. 242

S.B. 306A

S.B. 344

S.B. 457A

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON FIRST READING

Passed by for day

S.B. 101A

S.B. 255

S.B. 285

S.B. 318A

S.B. 408

S.B. 437

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE JOINT RESOLUTIONS ON THIRD READING

Passed by for day

S.J.R. 1

S.J.R. 52

On motion of Senator Walker, the Senate adjourned at 6:00 p.m. to convene Monday, February 2 at 12 m.

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


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