Thursday, March 5, 1998

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

Prayer offered by The Reverend Charles D. Alley, St. Matthew's Episcopal Church, Richmond, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS - quorum present

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

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10304) - reading waived (40-Y 0-N)

Senate bills with House amendments passed: SB 156, 157, 270, 319, 454, 469, 510, 523, 651, 680

Senate bill with House substitute passed: SB 445

House insisted on its substitute and requested committee of conference: SB 239

House bill with Senate amendment rejected: HB 735

House bill with Senate amendments rejected: HB 1009

House bills with Senate substitutes rejected: HB 543, 627

House acceded to Senate request for committee of conference: HB 626

Senate bills passed: SB 181, 494, 542, 598

House bills with Senate amendments concurred in: HB 130, 198, 211, 418, 446, 487, 496, 534, 602, 603, 604, 629, 635, 729, 850, 1047, 1104, 1111

House bills with Senate substitutes concurred in: HB 255, 1014, 1078

House bill with Senate substitute with amendment concurred in: HB 769

House bill with Senate substitute with amendments concurred in: HB 804

Senate bills with House amendments and substitute placed on Calendar

House joint resolution laid on Clerk's Desk: see March 6 Senate Calendar

BILLS REPORTED

From Education and Health: HB 303, 356, 388, 409A, 428S, 478S, 631S, 647A, 681, 820A, 857S, 861S, 914S, 1021S, 1085, 1278, 1292A, 1294A, 1391

BILL REREFERRED PURSUANT TO 20(j)

From Education and Health: HB 508 rereferred to Courts of Justice

CALENDAR

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - HOUSE

H.B. 277 - passed by for day, reconsideration of passed by for day agreed to (38-Y 0-N), Senate insisted on its substitute and requested committee of conference (40-Y 0-N)

H.J.R. 419 - stricken from Calendar (39-Y 1-N)

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - SENATE

S.B. 490 - Senate acceded to House request for committee of conference (40-Y 0-N)

S.B. 32 - House amendment concurred in (40-Y 0-N)

S.B. 105 - House substitute concurred in (40-Y 0-N)

S.B. 252 - House substitute with amendment concurred in (40-Y 0-N)

S.B. 265 - House amendments concurred in (40-Y 0-N)

S.B. 381 - House amendment concurred in (40-Y 0-N)

S.B. 382 - House amendments concurred in (40-Y 0-N)

S.B. 384 - House amendment concurred in (40-Y 0-N)

S.B. 560 - House amendments concurred in (40-Y 0-N)

S.B. 578 - House amendments concurred in (40-Y 0-N)

S.B. 640 - House amendments concurred in (39-Y 0-N)

S.B. 707 - House amendments concurred in (40-Y 0-N)

S.J.R. 37 - House amendment concurred in (voice vote)

S.J.R. 38 - House amendments concurred in (voice vote)

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: House agreed to HJR 418

Rules suspended, privilege of the floor given to distinguished visitors (40-Y 0-N)

H.J.R. 418 - Rules suspended, taken up for immediate consideration (40-Y 0-N), agreed to (voice vote)

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: House agreed to HJR 428 (Election of Circuit Court Judges, General District Court Judges, and Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court Judges)

S.J.R. 236 - Rules suspended, taken up for immediate consideration (39-Y 0-N), agreed to

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 12:45 p.m. to reconvene at 1:25 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 1:25 p.m.

H.J.R. 428 - Rules suspended, taken up for immediate consideration (39-Y 0-N), readings waived, agreed to (40-Y 0-N), House informed

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: Nominations have been made pursuant to HJR 428

S.R. 23, 24 and 25 offered by Senator Gartlan

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

S.R. 23 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (40-Y 0-N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

S.R. 24 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (38-Y 0-N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

S.R. 25 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (39-Y 0-N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

House informed that nominations have been made pursuant to HJR 428

ELECTION OF CIRCUIT COURT JUDGES, GENERAL DISTRICT COURT JUDGES, AND JUVENILE AND DOMESTIC RELATIONS DISTRICT COURT JUDGES

Circuit Court Judges (40-Y 0-N)

First Judicial Circuit: Frederick H. Creekmore, Sr.

Fourth Judicial Circuit: Joseph A. Leafe

Ninth Judicial Circuit: William H. Shaw, III

Sixteenth Judicial Circuit: Edward L. Hogshire

Seventeenth Judicial Circuit: Joanne F. Alper

Twenty-second Judicial Circuit: Charles J. Strauss

Twenty-fourth Judicial Circuit: James W. Updike, Jr.

General District Court Judges (40-Y 0-N)

Nineteenth Judicial District: Thomas E. Gallahue

Twenty-fourth Judicial District: Harold A. Black

Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court Judges (40-Y 0-N)

First Judicial District: Bruce H. Kushner

Second Judicial District: Woodrow Lewis, Jr.

Fourth Judicial District: William O. Hawkins

Fifteenth Judicial District: Larry E. Gilman

Nineteenth Judicial District: Teena D. Grodner

Twenty-second Judicial District: Dale M. Wiley

Reading of report waived (39-Y 0-N)

CALENDAR (continued)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON THIRD READING

Read third time

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

H.B. 928S - reconsideration of adoption of committee amendments agreed to (39-Y 0-N), committee amendments rejected, committee substitute agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 38

H.B. 116

H.B. 219A - Forbes floor amendment agreed to, engrossed

H.B. 266

H.B. 343

H.B. 580S - engrossed

H.B. 657

H.B. 677

H.B. 740

H.B. 783A - engrossed

H.B. 852

H.B. 897

H.B. 943

H.B. 1042

H.B. 1064

H.B. 1079A - engrossed

H.B. 1148

H.B. 1298A - engrossed

H.B. 1396

H.B. 918S - out of block, passed by for day

H.B. 542A - out of block, passed by for day

H.B. 544 - out of block, passed by for day

H.B. 719 - out of block, passed by for day

H.B. 1073A - out of block, passed by for day

H.B. 1147 - out of block, passed by for day

H.B. 1335 - out of block, passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON THIRD READING

Read third time

H.B. 757SA - Trumbo floor amendments 1-14 rejected, Mims floor amendment agreed to, Trumbo floor amendment 15 rejected (15-Y 25-N), Stolle floor amendment agreed to, engrossed, passed (36-Y 4-N)

H.B. 335SA - committee amendment rejected, committee substitute agreed to, Reynolds floor amendment 1 agreed to (17-Y 16-N 1-A), passed by for day

H.B. 1074 - passed by for day

H.B. 1075A - passed by for day

H.B. 213 - passed (29-Y 6-N), reconsideration agreed to (39-Y 0-N), failed to passed (16-Y 21-N)

H.B. 950 - passed (35-Y 3-N)

H.B. 1019A - engrossed, passed (40-Y 0-N)

H.B. 1100 - passed (27-Y 13-N)

H.B. 1237 - passed (39-Y 0-N)

H.B. 1405S - engrossed, passed (39-Y 0-N)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON SECOND READING

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

H.B. 227

H.B. 347

H.B. 426

H.B. 432S

H.B. 670S

H.B. 710

H.B. 935A

H.B. 1077S

H.B. 1103

H.B. 1117A

H.B. 1202

H.B. 1203S

H.B. 1288A

H.B. 1355

H.B. 1356

H.B. 1357

H.B. 1359

H.B. 1399

REGULAR CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON SECOND READING

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

H.B. 36A

H.B. 161A

H.B. 386A

H.B. 431A

H.B. 742

H.B. 764

H.B. 809A

H.B. 828A

H.B. 1060

H.B. 1130S

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTIONS ON THIRD READING

Read third time

H.J.R. 17 - agreed to (39-Y 0-N), reconsideration agreed to (40-Y 0-N), agreed to (39-Y 0-N 1-A)

H.J.R. 19 - agreed to (40-Y 0-N)

REGULAR CALENDAR

HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTIONS ON THIRD READING

Read third time

H.J.R. 18 - agreed to (40-Y 0-N)

H.J.R. 151 - Bolling floor substitute withdrawn, rejected (12-Y 27-N)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION ON SECOND READING

S.J.R. 234 - read second time, engrossed

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE RESOLUTION ON SECOND READING

S.R. 22 - read second time, engrossed

MEMORIAL RESOLUTIONS

Taken up, agreed to

H.J.R. 390

H.J.R. 397

S.J.R. 241

S.J.R. 245

COMMENDING RESOLUTIONS

Taken up, agreed to (voice vote)

H.J.R. 391

H.J.R. 392

H.J.R. 393

H.J.R. 394

H.J.R. 395

H.J.R. 396

H.J.R. 398

H.J.R. 399

H.J.R. 400

H.J.R. 401

H.J.R. 402

H.J.R. 414

S.J.R. 238

S.J.R. 242

S.J.R. 243

S.J.R. 244

S.B. 490 - conferees appointed: Senators Reasor, Ticer, Schrock, and Watkins

On motion of Senator Walker, the Senate adjourned at 3:30 p.m. to convene Friday, March 6 at 11:30 a.m. Pursuant to Rule 21(d)ii, the Clerk was ordered to receive committee reports.

BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS REPORTED

From Finance: HB 87A, 93, 127A, 157, 164, 190A, 238, 240S, 260, 262, 299S, 318A, 324, 369, 373A, 374A, 402A, 413S, 471, 561S, 596, 653, 667A, 669S, 696S, 727S, 917, 948, 984S, 1133A, 1174S, 1216, 1354S, 1419A; HJR 106, 176A, 184, 212S

From Transportation: HB 295, 327S, 445, 469, 498, 594A, 705, 706A, 734, 785, 799A, 868S, 872A, 877, 925A, 951A, 1038, 1108, 1112, 1168, 1228A, 1240, 1339, 1349, 1426S

BILLS REREFERRED PURSUANT TO SENATE RULE 20(j)

From Finance: HB 275 rereferred to Courts of Justice, 391 rereferred to Courts of Justice, 392 rereferred to Courts of Justice, 422 rereferred to Courts of Justice, 651 rereferred to Courts of Justice, 664 rereferred to Courts of Justice

From Transportation: HB 634 rereferred to Courts of Justice

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


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