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In the House of Delegates
February 25, 1999

THE HOUSE OF DELEGATES HAS AMENDED IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE RECOMMENDATION OF THE GOVERNOR THE FOLLOWING SENATE BILL:

S.B. 444 An Act to amend and reenact 15.2-1627.3, 17.1-275, 17.1-281, 19.2-165, 19.2-354, 53.1-131.1 and 53.1-150 of the Code of Virginia and to amend the Code of Virginia by adding sections numbered 17.1-275.1 through 17.1-275.5, relating to the fixed felony fee, fixed fee for felony reduced to misdemeanor, and fixed revocation fees.

Patron--Norment

Engrossed by House as amended

THE HOUSE OF DELEGATES HAS AGREED TO THE FOLLOWING SENATE JOINT RESOLUTIONS:

S.J.R. 267 Designating the week of February 7-13, 1999, as Always Buckle Children in the Back Seat Week in Virginia.

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Patron--Woods

S.J.R. 327 Memorializing Congress to enact legislation containing specific state and local powers to control the importation of waste into their jurisdictions.

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Patron--Bolling

S.J.R. 330 Memorializing the United States Postal Service to issue a stamp commemorating the 200th anniversary of the United States naval shipyards.

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Patrons--Lucas, Chichester, Colgan, Couric, Edwards, Gartlan, Hawkins, Holland, Houck, Howell, Lambert, Marsh, Marye, Maxwell, Miller, K.G., Miller, Y.B., Mims, Newman, Norment, Puckett, Quayle, Reynolds, Saslaw, Stolle, Stosch, Ticer, Wampler, Whipple and Woods; Delegates: Christian, Crittenden, Diamonstein, Joannou, Jones, D.C., Jones, J.C., Keating, Melvin, Phillips and Spruill

S.J.R. 332 Requesting the Virginia State Crime Commission to continue its study on the civil commitment of violent sexual predators.

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Patrons--Howell, Bolling, Norment, Reynolds, Stolle and Walker; Delegates: Almand, Deeds, Guest, McEachin, Moran and Woodrum

S.J.R. 333 Requesting the Virginia Criminal Sentencing Commission to develop a risk assessment instrument for utilization in the sentencing guidelines for sex offenses.

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Patrons--Howell, Bolling, Norment, Reynolds, Stolle and Walker; Delegates: Almand, Deeds, Guest, McEachin, Moran and Woodrum

S.J.R. 343 Directing the Commission on the Reform of the Classified Compensation Plan to propose specific recommendations to address inequities in the current compensation plan.

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Patrons--Marye, Colgan, Edwards, Gartlan, Maxwell, Miller, Y.B. and Puckett; Delegate: Tate

S.J.R. 344 Directing the Commission on Educational Accountability to study the effects on the Commonwealth’s young people of failure to obtain a diploma pursuant to the requirements of the Standards of Accreditation for Public Schools in Virginia.

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Patrons--Marye, Couric, Edwards, Gartlan, Houck, Lambert, Maxwell, Miller, Y.B., Puckett, Reynolds and Whipple

S.J.R. 361 Directing the Clerk of the Senate and the Clerk of the House of the Delegates to explore the feasibility of connecting the General Assembly Building and the Capitol Building to the Net.Work.Virginia communications network.

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Patrons--Newman and Howell; Delegates: Brink, Bryant, Byron, Davis, Diamonstein, Jones, S.C., Landes, Nixon, Putney, Rhodes, Scott, Shuler and Watts

S.J.R. 374 Recognizing the Virginia magistrate system.

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Patron--Reynolds

S.J.R. 377 Directing the Virginia State Crime Commission to study the technology known as “personalized” or “smart” handguns.

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Patrons--Howell, Ticer and Whipple; Delegates: Almand, Brink, Darner, Moran, Plum and Scott

S.J.R. 385 Designating Norfolk Waterworks Week and Moores Bridges Day.

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Patrons--Walker, Lucas and Miller, Y.B.; Delegates: Jones, J.C., Moss, Robinson, Tata and Williams

S.J.R. 389 Directing the Commission on Educational Accountability to study the efficacy, appropriateness, and application of the Commonwealth’s statutes, regulations, and policies governing the academic assessment of students who transfer into Virginia’s public schools.

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Patrons--Ticer, Edwards, Gartlan, Howell, Lucas, Maxwell, Miller, Y.B. and Whipple; Delegates: Almand, Brink, Darner, Moran, Plum, Puller and Watts

S.J.R. 391 Directing the Virginia State Crime Commission to study crime prevention strategies that involve targeted early intervention programs and the effect such programs.

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Patrons--Stolle, Howell and Norment; Delegates: Almand, Deeds, Guest, McEachin, Moran and Woodrum

S.J.R. 399 Requesting the Department of Criminal Justice Services, with the assistance of Office of the Executive Secretary of the Virginia Supreme Court, to study structural, funding and service guidelines for Virginia's drug court programs.

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Patrons--Stolle, Howell and Norment; Delegates: Guest, Jackson, Moran and Woodrum

S.J.R. 407 Memorializing Congress to enact legislation giving states and localities the power to control waste imports in their jurisdictions.

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Patrons--Couric, Maxwell and Whipple

S.J.R. 408 Establishing a goal for the General Assembly to appropriate one dollar per capita for the support of the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities and Public Policy by the year 2003.

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Patron--Holland

S.J.R. 410 Requesting the Department of Criminal Justice Services to evaluate the feasibility and costs of distance learning techniques for law-enforcement training.

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Patron--Holland

S.J.R. 411 Directing the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission, with the cooperation and assistance of the Department of Criminal Justice Services, to study methods of standardizing regional criminal justice academy membership.

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Patron--Holland

S.J.R. 412 Requesting the Department of Criminal Justice Services, in conjunction with the Department of State Police and Department of Military Affairs, to study the development of a statewide driver training facility.

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Patron--Holland

S.J.R. 414 Expressing the sense of the General Assembly with regard to including Southwest Virginia in the Commonwealth’s efforts to attract and encourage information technology growth in Virginia.

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Patron--Wampler

S.J.R. 445 Expressing the sense of the General Assembly regarding public school teachers’ salaries.

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Patrons--Couric, Colgan, Edwards, Gartlan, Houck, Howell, Lambert, Lucas, Marsh, Marye, Maxwell, Miller, Y.B., Puckett, Reynolds, Saslaw, Ticer, Walker and Whipple; Delegate: Day

S.J.R. 461 Memorializing the Federal Railroad Administration to approve the application of the Virginia Department of Rail and Public Transportation for a magnetic levitation transportation project in Virginia.

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Patrons--Hawkins, Bolling, Colgan, Holland, Howell, Marye, Miller, K.G., Mims, Norment, Saslaw, Schrock, Stolle, Stosch, Trumbo, Watkins, Williams and Woods; Delegates: Abbitt, Hamilton, Jones, J.C., McDonnell, Plum, Reid, Rhodes and Robinson

S.J.R. 463 Directing the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission to examine the Virginia Medicaid program’s methodology for determining nursing facility reimbursement.

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Patrons--Bolling, Gartlan, Lambert, Martin, Schrock, Walker and Woods; Delegates: Baker, Brink, Davies, DeBoer, Diamonstein, Hall, Hamilton, Melvin and Morgan

S.J.R. 471 Directing the Public Safety Subcommittees of the Senate Committee on Finance and the House Committee on Appropriations to study the renovation of school buses by Virginia’s correctional institutions.

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Patrons--Lucas, Couric, Edwards, Forbes, Hawkins, Howell, Lambert, Maxwell, Miller, Y.B., Newman, Potts, Quayle, Reynolds, Schrock and Trumbo

S.J.R. 477 Requesting the State Song Subcommittee of the Virginia Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations to continue its consideration of an appropriate song or group of songs to recommend for official state song designation.

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Patrons--Hanger, Colgan and Martin; Delegates: Crittenden, Hall and O'Brien

S.J.R. 478 Directing the Joint Subcommittee to Evaluate the Future Delivery of Publicly Funded Mental Health, Mental Retardation and Substance Abuse Services, in consultation with the Hammond Commission on Community Services and In-Patient Care, to review the recommendations by the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission regarding the Comprehensive Services Act (CSA) and identify potential uses of existing mental health and mental retardation facilities for children and families in need of CSA services.

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Patron--Hanger

S.J.R. 482 Designating the last week in May to be the "Week of the Long-Term Care Giver."

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Patrons--Walker, Mims and Woods

S.J.R. 483 Memorializing the United States Postal Service to issue a stamp commemorating the 200th anniversary of the United States naval shipyards.

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Patron--Walker

S.J.R. 488 Memorializing the Congress of the United States to enact laws to provide federal impact aid relief for Virginia public schools and public schools throughout the United States.

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Patron--Walker

S.J.R. 490 Memorializing the United States Congress to establish a limited pilot program which exempts the Commonwealth of Virginia from the provisions of 13612 (a) (C) of the Omnibus Reconciliation Act of 1993 requiring states to make recovery from the estates of persons who had enjoyed enhanced Medicaid asset protection.

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Patron--Woods

S.J.R. 491 Continuing the Joint Subcommittee Studying the Educational Needs of Certain Underserved Gifted Students.

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Patrons--Woods, Barry and Houck; Delegates: Behm, Christian, Crittenden, Deeds, Ingram, Jones, S.C., Landes, Marshall, Morgan, Puller and Purkey

S.J.R. 503 Directing the joint subcommittee studying the Future of Virginia's Environment and the joint subcommittee to study land development patterns and ways to address demands for increased services and infrastructure resulting from residential growth to study ways to encourage utilization of land use taxation and agricultural and forestal districts.

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Patron--Marye

S.J.R. 522 Expressing the sense of the General Assembly regarding the Coalfields Expressway.

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Patrons--Puckett and Wampler; Delegates: Johnson, Kilgore, Phillips, Stump and Tate

S.J.R. 523 Memorializing Congress to include the Coalfields Expressway in the Appalachian Development Highway System.

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Patrons--Puckett and Wampler; Delegates: Johnson, Kilgore, Phillips, Stump and Tate

IT HAS AGREED TO THE AMENDMENTS PROPOSED BY THE SENATE TO THE FOLLOWING HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTIONS:

H.J.R. 492 Requesting the Virginia Department of Transportation to use the upstream Hoskins Creek option in locating the Route 17 Hoskins Creek crossing.

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Patrons--Murphy and Morgan

Engrossed by House as amended

H.J.R. 572 Continuing the Joint Subcommittee on Remediation.

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Patrons--Van Yahres, Bennett, Christian, Councill, Crittenden, Day, Dillard, Hamilton, Hull, Jackson, Puller, Rhodes, Tata, Van Landingham and Wagner; Senators: Couric, Houck, Lambert, Miller, Y.B. and Woods

H.J.R. 588 Establishing a commission to study educational issues involving students for whom English is a second language or who have been identified as having limited English proficiency.

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Patrons--Van Landingham, Bloxom, Brink, Callahan, Councill, Darner, Devolites, Diamonstein, Dillard, Hamilton, Hull, Jackson, Keating, McClure, Moran, Plum, Puller, Rhodes, Rollison, Rust, Scott, Van Yahres and Watts; Senators: Gartlan, Howell, Saslaw, Ticer and Whipple

Engrossed by House as amended

H.J.R. 589 Continuing the Joint Subcommittee Studying the Funding Requirements of the Virginia Unemployment Trust Fund.

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Patrons--Rust, Abbitt, Baskerville, Bloxom, Brink, Christian, Drake, Hargrove, Hull, Joannou, Jones, D.C., Kilgore, McQuigg, Moran, Murphy, O'Brien, Parrish, Spruill, Tata and Watts; Senator: Watkins

H.J.R. 606 Creating a joint subcommittee to study prison industries.

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Patrons--Jones, J.C., Crittenden, Jones, D.C. and McEachin; Senator: Miller, Y.B.

H.J.R. 668 Establishing a joint subcommittee to examine the impact on the Commonwealth’s businesses of incentives offered to attract new businesses, particularly the scrap recyclers.

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Patrons--Wagner, Almand, Cranwell, Drake, Hull, Johnson, Parrish, Reid, Spruill and Thomas; Senators: Edwards, Holland and Stosch

H.J.R. 712 Establishing a joint subcommittee to study the adequacy of conflict of interest laws applicable to the appointment and conduct of members of Virginia’s policy and supervisory boards, commissions and councils.

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Patron--Joannou

Engrossed by House - com. sub. 991114304-H1

H.J.R. 720 Requesting the Department of Rail and Public Transportation to study the distribution of state and federal aid to mass transit programs.

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Patrons--Crittenden, Baskerville, Christian, Diamonstein, Hamilton, Jones, D.C., Jones, J.C., Robinson and Spruill; Senators: Maxwell and Miller, Y.B.

H.J.R. 722 Continuing the Joint Subcommittee Studying the Abatement of Lead-based Paint as the Joint Subcommittee Studying Lead Poisoning Prevention.

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Patrons--Crittenden, Baskerville, Brink, Christian, Hamilton, Jones, D.C., Jones, J.C., Robinson and Spruill; Senators: Maxwell, Miller, Y.B. and Williams

H.J.R. 724 Requesting the Department of Medical Assistance Services to report on early intervention services for infants and toddlers with disabilities.

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Patrons--Christian, Baskerville, Bennett, Cox, Crittenden, Darner, Day, Deeds, Ingram, Jackson, Jones, D.C., Jones, J.C., Jones, S.C., Landes, McEachin, Melvin, Morgan, Orrock, Parrish, Plum, Puller, Purkey, Robinson, Shuler, Spruill, Van Landingham and Watts; Senators: Maxwell, Miller, Y.B. and Wampler

IT HAS AGREED TO THE SUBSTITUTES PROPOSED BY THE SENATE TO THE FOLLOWING HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTIONS:

H.J.R. 490 Requesting the Virginia Department of Transportation to study certain right-of-way acquisition issues.

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Patron--Robinson

Engrossed by House as amended

H.J.R. 491 Establishing a joint subcommittee to examine the current means and adequacy of compensation to Virginia citizens whose properties are taken through the exercise of eminent domain.

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Patrons--Shuler; Senator: Marye

H.J.R. 530 Directing the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission, with the assistance of the Department of Historic Resources and in cooperation with the Virginia Association of Counties, the Virginia Municipal League, and other interested associations, to compile a list of sites where Revolutionary War veterans are buried.

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Patron--Griffith

Engrossed by House as amended

H.J.R. 680 Requesting the Virginia Bar Association to study the adjudication of the insanity defense in juvenile delinquency proceedings.

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Patrons--McEachin; Senator: Gartlan

H.J.R. 691 Directing the Commission on Educational Accountability to examine the instructional needs of students and teachers in the public schools of the Commonwealth.

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Patrons--Bennett, Abbitt, Bryant, Clement, Cranwell, Croshaw, DeBoer, Dickinson, Dillard, Hamilton, Jackson, Murphy, Phillips, Robinson, Stump, Thomas, Van Yahres and Woodrum; Senator: Couric

Engrossed by House as amended

Bruce F. Jamerson
Clerk, House of Delegates

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