William J. Howell, Speaker
Bruce F. Jamerson, Clerk
Friday, March 19, 2004

      Called to order at 12 m. by William J. Howell, Speaker

      Mace placed on Speaker's table by Sergeant at Arms

      Prayer offered by The Honorable R. Lee Ware, Jr., the Gentleman from Powhatan

      Delegate Griffith led the House in the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America

      Attendance roll call - Quorum present

      Leaves of Absence granted: Delegates Bryant, Dillard (portion of session), Reese, Shuler, Stump, Ware of Roanoke City

      Journal for Thursday, March 18, 2004, approved bythe Speaker

      Motion by Delegate Lingamfelter to adjourn in memory of the soldiers who have given their lives in defense of our country agreed to

      Bills presented, ordered printed, and referred pursuant to House Rule 37

      Resolutions presented and laid on Speaker's table pursuant to House Rule 39(a)




      HB 5002 - Passed (Y-53 N-39)

      Motion by Delegate Griffith to recess agreed to

      House recessed at 1:12 p.m. until 4:00 p.m.

      House reconvened at 4:00 p.m.

      Bill reported and read first time

      From Appropriations: HB 5001A

      Motion by Delegate Janis to adjourn agreed to

      House adjourned at 4:02 p.m. to meet Saturday, March 20, 2004, at 10:00 a.m.

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