John H. Hager, President of the Senate
Susan Clarke Schaar, Clerk of the Senate
Friday, January 22, 1999

Called to order at 10:00 a.m. by Lt. Governor John H. Hager

Prayer offered by The Reverend Dr. Raymond A. Bell, Jr., Mount Hope Baptist Church, Fredericksburg, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS - quorum present

Motion of Senator Marsh dispensed with reading of Journal (34-Y 0-N)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN10121) - reading waived (37-Y 0-N)

Senate bill with House amendments passed: SB 711

House bills passed: HB 235, 1521

House joint resolution agreed to: HJR 565

Senate bill with House amendments placed on Calendar

House bills referred, and joint resolution laid on Clerk's Desk: see January 25 Senate Calendar

BILLS REPORTED

From Rehabilitation and Social Services: SB 872, 907

BILL REREFERRED PURSUANT RULE 20(j)

From Rehabilitation and Social Services: SB 1021 rereferred to Finance

S.B. 1336 offered by Senator Wampler (consent to introduce 38-Y 0-N)

S.J.R. 514 and 515 offered by Senator Ticer (consent to introduce 35-Y 0-N)

Bill presented, ordered printed and referred; and joint resolutions laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 483: see January 25 Senate Calendar

CALENDAR

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - SENATE

S.B. 370 - House substitute rejected (0-Y 38-N)

S.B. 448A - House amendments concurred in (38-Y 0-N)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON THIRD READING

Read third time

Block vote: passed (38-Y 0-N)

S.B. 726

S.B. 756

S.B. 757

S.B. 814

S.B. 833

S.B. 745 - out of block, passed (37-Y 0-N)

S.B. 821A - out of block, reconsideration of engrossment agreed to (38-Y 0-N), Gartlan floor amendments agreed to, passed by for day

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: House agreed to HJR 808 (Election of a Supreme Court of Virginia Justice, Court of Appeals Judges, Circuit Court Judges, General District Court Judges, and Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court Judges)

H.J.R. 808 - Rules suspended, taken up for immediate consideration (38-Y 0-N), readings waived, agreed to (37-Y 0-N), House informed

S.R. 45, 46, 47, 48 and 49 offered by Senator Gartlan

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

S.R. 45 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (38-Y 0-N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

S.R. 46 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (38-Y 0-N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

S.R. 47 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (38-Y 0-N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

S.R. 48 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (38-Y 0-N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

S.R. 49 - Rules suspended, committee discharged, readings waived, taken up for immediate consideration (38-Y 0-N), engrossed, agreed to (voice vote)

House informed that nominations have been made pursuant to HJR 808

MESSAGE FROM HOUSE: Nominations have been made pursuant to HJR 808

ELECTION OF A SUPREME COURT JUSTICE, COURT OF APPEALS JUDGES, CIRCUIT COURT JUDGES, GENERAL DISTRICT COURT JUDGES, AND JUVENILE AND DOMESTIC RELATIONS DISTRICT COURT JUDGES

Supreme Court Justice (38-Y 0-N)

A. Christian Compton

Court of Appeals Judges (38-Y 0-N)

Richard S. Bray

Larry G. Elder

Circuit Court Judges (38-Y 0-N)

Second Judicial Circuit: Frederick B. Lowe

Seventh Judicial Circuit: Robert P. Frank

Sixteenth Judicial Circuit: Paul M. Peatross, Jr.

Nineteenth Judicial Circuit: Henry E. Hudson

Nineteenth Judicial Circuit: R. Terrence Ney

Nineteenth Judicial Circuit: Marcus D. Williams

Twenty-fourth Judicial Circuit: J. Michael Gamble

Twenty-fifth Judicial Circuit: George E. Honts, III

Twenty-sixth Judicial Circuit: John E. Wetsel, Jr.

Twenty-seventh Judicial Circuit: Duane E. Mink

Thirtieth Judicial Circuit: Birg E. Sergent

Thirty-first Judicial Circuit: Richard B. Potter

General District Court Judges (38-Y 0-N)

Ninth Judicial District: R. Bruce Long

Eleventh Judicial District: Richard E. Lewis, Jr.

Twelfth Judicial District: Cleo E. Powell

Fourteenth Judicial District: Gary A. Hicks

Sixteenth Judicial District: Roger L. Morton

Nineteenth Judicial District: Michael J. Cassidy

Twenty-fifth Judicial District: Joseph E. Hess

Twenty-fifth Judicial District: William D. Heatwole

Twenty-seventh Judicial District: Thomas D. Frith, Jr.

Thirty-first Judicial District: Charles F. Sievers

Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court Judges (38-Y 0-N)

Twelfth Judicial District: Bonnie C. Davis

Thirteenth Judicial District: Richard D. Taylor, Jr.

Seventeenth Judicial District: Esther L. Wiggins

Twentieth Judicial District: Burke F. McCahill

Twenty-second Judicial District: Coleman B. Yeatts, Jr.

Twenty-sixth Judicial District: Marvin C. Hillsman, Jr.

Twenty-seventh Judicial District: James L. Tompkins, III

Thirtieth Judicial District: D. Gregory Baker

Thirty-first Judicial District: Rossie D. Alston, Jr.

Thirty-first Judicial District: William A. Becker

Thirty-first Judicial District: Paul F. Gluchowski

Reading of report waived (40-Y 0-N)

CALENDAR (continued)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON SECOND READING

Read second time

Block vote: engrossed

S.B. 748

S.B. 805

S.B. 819

S.B. 902

S.B. 912

S.B. 926A - committee amendments agreed to

S.B. 813 - out of block, rereferred to Finance

S.B. 835 - out of block, rereferred to Finance

S.B. 1023A - out of block, committee amendment agreed to, passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON SECOND READING

Read second time

S.B. 730 - engrossed

S.B. 933 - engrossed

S.B. 952 - engrossed

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON FIRST READING

Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N), passed by for day

S.B. 719A

S.B. 729

S.B. 738

S.B. 746A

S.B. 754

S.B. 764

S.B. 799

S.B. 857A

S.B. 917

S.B. 921

S.B. 940A

S.B. 956

S.B. 975

S.B. 991

S.B. 1010A

S.B. 734

S.B. 753A

On motion of Senator Walker, the Senate adjourned at 11:50 a.m. to convene Monday, January 25 at 12 m.

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


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