In the House of Delegates
February 5, 2005
THE HOUSE OF DELEGATES HAS PASSED THE FOLLOWING HOUSE BILLS:
H.B. 1499 A BILL to amend and reenact § 10.1-1454.1 of the Code of Virginia, relating to transportation of solid waste on state waters.
H.B. 1546 A BILL to amend and reenact § 10.1-1455 of the Code of Virginia, relating to violations of the solid waste management laws; penalties.
H.B. 1609 A BILL to amend and reenact § 33.1-223.2:13 of the Code of Virginia, relating to construction of the U.S. Route 29 bypass around the City of Charlottesville.
Patrons--Cole and Athey
H.B. 1685 A BILL to amend and reenact § 22.1-129 of the Code of Virginia, relating to conveyance of school board property to the Virginia Department of Transportation.
H.B. 1726 A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding a section numbered 23-4.3:1, relating to textbook sales at public institutions of higher education.
Patrons--Oder, Black, Bryant, Hamilton, Ingram, Morgan, Parrish, Reese, Rust, Sickles and Tata; Senators: Hanger and Mims
H.B. 1728 A BILL to amend and reenact § 65.2-101 of the Code of Virginia, relating to workers' compensation; injury, disease or condition resulting from operating demonstrator car noncompensable.
H.B. 1743 A BILL to amend and reenact §§ 8.01-226.5:1 and 22.1-274.2 of the Code of Virginia, relating to possession and self-administration of auto-injectable epinephrine by students in public schools.
H.B. 1746 A BILL to amend and reenact §§ 3.1-618 and 3.1-626 of the Code of Virginia and to amend the Code of Virginia by adding sections numbered 3.1-636.1 through 3.1-636.12, relating to establishing an excise tax on apples; penalty.
H.B. 1890 A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding a section numbered 10.1-529.1, relating to the duties of soil and water conservation district directors.
Patrons--Ware, R.L. and Athey
H.B. 1983 A BILL to amend and reenact § 46.2-1077 of the Code of Virginia, relating to equipping of motor vehicles with television or video monitors within view of the driver.
H.B. 2020 A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding in Article 15 of Chapter 1 of Title 33.1 a section numbered 33.1-223.2:14, relating to use of steel plates in connection with highway repairs.
H.B. 2053 A BILL to amend and reenact § 56-265.19 of the Code of Virginia, relating to underground utility line damage prevention; abandoned lines.
H.B. 2055 A BILL to amend and reenact § 59.1-514 of the Code of Virginia, relating to the Virginia Telephone Privacy Protection Act; affirmative defense.
Patrons--Nixon and Lingamfelter
H.B. 2068 A BILL to amend and reenact § 33.1-252 of the Code of Virginia, relating to free use of toll facilities by certain state officers and employees.
H.B. 2084 A BILL to amend and reenact § 33.1-12 of the Code of Virginia, relating to general powers of the Commonwealth Transportation Board.
H.B. 2156 A BILL to amend and reenact § 46.2-873.1 of the Code of Virginia, relating to the speed limit on nonsurfaced treated highways.
H.B. 2193 A BILL to amend and reenact § 46.2-330 of the Code of Virginia, relating to expiration and renewal of driver's licenses.
H.B. 2199 A BILL to amend and reenact § 46.2-1167 of the Code of Virginia, relating to charges for safety inspections of motorcycles.
H.B. 2218 A BILL to amend and reenact § 59.1-200 of the Code of Virginia and to amend the Code of Virginia by adding in Title 59.1 a chapter numbered 47, consisting of sections numbered 59.1-530 through 59.1-532, relating to gift certificate disclosures; Virginia Consumer Protection Act; penalties.
Patrons--Albo and Hugo
H.B. 2273 A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding in Article 2 of Chapter 5 of Title 29.1 a section numbered 29.1-530.3, relating to remote hunting; penalty.
H.B. 2286 A BILL to amend and reenact § 59.1-436 of the Code of Virginia, relating to the Extended Service Contract Act; registration; fees.
H.B. 2295 A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding a section numbered 3.1-14.3, relating to a person consuming products grown and processed on his farm.
Patrons--Lingamfelter and Bell
H.B. 2336 A BILL to designate the Virginia Route 688 bridge across Carter's Run, South, near Hume the "William H. Hume and Jean Emmons McCarty Hume Memorial Bridge."
H.B. 2338 A BILL to amend and reenact § 3.1-796.84 of the Code of Virginia, relating to permits to sell companion animals; penalties.
H.B. 2452 A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding in Article 2 of Chapter 8 of Title 28.2 a section numbered 28.2-826, relating to nonnative oysters.
Patrons--Suit, Amundson, Gear, Lingamfelter, Morgan, Pollard and Shuler
H.B. 2462 A BILL to amend and reenact §§ 63.2-608, 65.2-101, 65.2-500, 65.2-502, and 65.2-512 of the Code of Virginia, relating to workers' compensation and the Virginia Initiative for Employment Not Welfare.
H.B. 2502 A BILL to amend and reenact § 46.2-752 of the Code of Virginia, relating to local vehicle licenses.
H.B. 2530 A BILL to amend and reenact § 46.2-743 of the Code of Virginia, relating to special license plates; United States Marine Corps veterans.
H.B. 2554 A BILL to require the establishment of Interstate Route 81 Safety Committees within the Department of Transportation.
Patrons--Cline, Athey, Landes and Sherwood
H.B. 2581 A BILL to amend and reenact § 46.2-1511 of the Code of Virginia, relating to course of study required for applicants for original independent dealer-operator certificates from the Motor Vehicle Dealer Board.
Patrons--Stump; Senator: Puckett
H.B. 2613 A BILL to amend and reenact § 22.1-79.3 of the Code of Virginia, relating to surveys and questionnaires of public school students.
Patrons--Hugo, Athey, Cline, Cole, Sherwood and Weatherholtz
H.B. 2626 A BILL to amend and reenact §§ 2.2-204, 2.2-900, 2.2-902, 2.2-2282, 2.2-2284, 2.2-2413, 2.2-2414, 2.2-2667, 2.2-2669, 2.2-2670, 2.2-3705.6, 3.1-18.10, 10.1-1425.7, 15.2-4904, 23-135.7:7, 36-139.6, 46.2-749.69:1, 58.1-439.6, 58.1-439.8, 59.1-284.1, 59.1-284.16, 60.2-110, 60.2-115, 60.2-613, 63.2-601, and 63.2-610 of the Code of Virginia and to amend the Code of Virginia by adding in Chapter 9 of Title 2.2 sections numbered 2.2-904.1, 2.2-904.2, and 2.2-904.3, and to repeal §§ 60.2-309, 60.2-310, and 60.2-400 of the Code of Virginia, relating to coordinating administration of workforce training programs.
Patrons--Byron and Hogan
H.B. 2666 A BILL to amend and reenact §§ 56-557 through 56-561, 56-563 through 56-572, and 56-573.1 of the Code of Virginia, and to amend the Code of Virginia by adding sections numbered 56-560.1 and 56-566.1, relating to the Public Private Transportation Act of 1995.
Patrons--McDonnell, Athey, Lingamfelter, McQuigg, Miller and Welch
H.B. 2700 A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding in Chapter 1 of Title 65.2 a section numbered 65.2-103, relating to workers' compensation; enhanced coverage for first responders during state of emergency.
H.B. 2772 A BILL to amend and reenact § 46.2-414 of the Code of Virginia, relating to commencement of periods for suspension or revocation of driver's licenses, registration cards, or license plates.
H.B. 2775 A BILL to amend and reenact § 65.2-406 of the Code of Virginia, relating to limitations on claims for diseases.
Patrons--Brink and Amundson
H.B. 2832 A BILL to amend and reenact § 22.1-279.3:1 of the Code of Virginia, to amend the Code of Virginia by adding a section numbered 22.1-276.3, and to amend the Code of Virginia by adding in Article 1 of Chapter 15 of Title 22.1 a section numbered 22.1-292.2, relating to ineligibility for interscholastic athletic competition.
Patrons--Marshall, R.G. and Reid
Patrons--Sherwood, Athey, Bryant, Byron, Cosgrove, Gear, Hogan, Kilgore, Landes, Lewis, Louderback, McDonnell, Miles, O'Bannon, Orrock, Saxman, Scott, E.T., Ware, R.L., Weatherholtz and Wright
H.B. 2840 A BILL to amend and reenact § 60.2-603 of the Code of Virginia, relating to unemployment compensation; wage offsets.
H.B. 2875 A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding in Article 10 of Chapter 6 of Title 46.2 a section numbered 46.2-749.118, relating to special license plates for supporters of the Surfrider Foundation.
Patrons--Miller, Alexander, Armstrong, Bland, Ebbin, Johnson, Jones, D.C., Phillips, Spruill, Stump and Watts
H.B. 2887 A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding in Article 1 of Chapter 3 of Title 29.1 a section numbered 29.1-339.2, and to repeal § 29.1-339.1 of the Code of Virginia, relating to creation of a duck stamp.
Patrons--Lingamfelter, Abbitt and Shuler
H.B. 2902 A BILL to amend and reenact § 10.1-619 of the Code of Virginia, relating to watershed improvement districts.
H.B. 2903 A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding a section numbered 3.1-14.3, relating to the selling of products grown and processed on the farm; penalty.
H.B. 2912 A BILL to amend and reenact § 22.1-296 of the Code of Virginia, relating to sick leave for teachers in the public schools.
Patrons--Eisenberg, Albo, Alexander, Amundson, Armstrong, BaCote, Barlow, Baskerville, Black, Brink, Bryant, Callahan, Cosgrove, Councill, Dillard, Ebbin, Hall, Hugo, Hull, Johnson, Jones, D.C., Jones, S.C., Keister, Landes, Lewis, McDonnell, Melvin, Miles, Miller, Moran, Morgan, Nutter, Oder, Parrish, Petersen, Plum, Reese, Reid, Rust, Saxman, Scott, J.M., Shannon, Shuler, Sickles, Spruill, Stump, Tata, Van Yahres, Ward, Ware, O., Ware, R.L. and Watts; Senators: Ticer and Whipple
H.B. 2937 A BILL to amend and reenact § 10.1-562 of the Code of Virginia, relating to issuing of special orders under the Erosion and Sediment Control Law; civil penalty.
H.B. 2938 A BILL to designate the Gaskins Road bridge over Interstate Route 64 in Henrico County the "Michael Todd Blanton Memorial Bridge."
Patrons--O'Bannon, Baskerville, Ingram, Janis, McDougle, Miles and Reid; Senators: Lambert and Stosch
THE HOUSE OF DELEGATES HAS AGREED TO THE FOLLOWING HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTIONS:
H.J.R. 551 Establishing a joint subcommittee to study reduction of highway noise abatement costs. Report.
H.J.R. 573 Directing the Virginia State Crime Commission to study the characteristics and makeup of discrete criminal street gangs. Report.
H.J.R. 574 Recognizing Chronic Kidney Disease as a health disparity and encouraging licensed health care providers to develop a plan for early identification and implementation of an appropriate clinical management program for individuals at highest risk for Chronic Kidney Disease.
H.J.R. 588 Establishing a joint subcommittee to study medical, ethical, and scientific issues relating to stem cell research conducted in the Commonwealth. Report.
H.J.R. 598 Requesting the Secretary of Agriculture and Forestry to study the use and production of biodiesel fuel in the Commonwealth. Report.
H.J.R. 625 Requesting the Secretary of Commerce and Trade to study the possibility of exploring for natural gas in the coastal areas of the Commonwealth. Report.
Patrons--Saxman, Landes, Marshall, D.W., McDougle and Weatherholtz
H.J.R. 640 Establishing a joint subcommittee to study options to provide a long-term funding source to clean up Virginia's polluted waters, including the Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries. Report.
Patrons--Callahan, Cox and McQuigg
H.J.R. 643 Directing the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission to study the land application of biosolids. Report.
Patrons--Hogan, Abbitt and Byron
H.J.R. 646 Requesting the Virginia Birth-Related Neurological Injury Compensation Program, with the assistance of the State Corporation Commission, the Office of the Attorney General, the State Workers’ Compensation Commission and other state agencies, to develop recommendations for adequately funding the Birth-Related Neurological Injury Compensation Fund. Report.
H.J.R. 656 Establishing a joint subcommittee to study the taxes, assessments, and fees imposed by the Commonwealth that generate little revenue. Report.
H.J.R. 657 Requesting the Secretary of Health and Human Resources to study a "no wrong door" approach for long-term care services in Virginia. Report.
Patrons--Rust, Brink and Watts; Senators: Houck, Marsh and Potts
H.J.R. 664 Requesting the Department of Taxation to study the use of tax stamps by Virginia's localities as evidence of the payment of local cigarette taxes by wholesalers. Report.
H.J.R. 667 Encouraging the State Board of Elections to review the Campaign Finance Disclosure Act to determine the need for clarification and reorganization of the law.
Patrons--Albo, Brink, Hall and Jones, S.C.
H.J.R. 668 Requesting the State Council of Higher Education to study the rising costs of college textbooks and textbook purchasing practices of public institutions of higher education in the Commonwealth. Report.
Patrons--Oder and Ebbin
H.J.R. 679 Requesting the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia to study the feasibility and appropriateness of creating a program of student assistance in Virginia modeled after the Georgia HOPE Scholarship and Grant Program. Report.
H.J.R. 685 Establishing a joint subcommittee to study private youth and single family group homes in the Commonwealth. Report.
Patrons--Hall and Nixon; Senator: Martin
H.J.R. 686 Requesting the Real Estate Board to review the study conducted by the Old Dominion University Center for Real Estate and Economic Development on common interest communities that was funded through a grant from the Virginia Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation and the Virginia Real Estate Board and which includes an analysis of the adequacy of training of, and disclosure of financial information to consumers by, financially compensated professional managers of condominium associations, property owners' associations and other similar common interest communities. Report.
H.J.R. 689 Directing the Joint Commission on Technology and Science to study technologies available for cost-effective toll collection. Report.
H.J.R. 701 Encouraging the Commissioner of the Department for the Aging and the Commissioner of Health to provide information on wrap-around coverage offered by some pharmaceutical companies for low-income Medicare beneficiaries.
Patrons--Brink, Athey, Hamilton, Landes and Morgan; Senators: Houck, Lambert and Puller
H.J.R. 702 Encouraging the Department for the Aging, the Department of Medical Assistance Services, and the Department of Health to consult with the Virginia Dental Association and the Virginia Health Care Foundation on the feasibility of disseminating certain information on prescription assistance programs and prescription drug discount cards.
Patrons--Morgan, Athey, Hamilton and Landes
H.J.R. 704 Continuing the Joint Subcommittee to Study Risk Management Plans for Physicians and Hospitals. Report.
Patrons--Athey, Albo, Janis, McDonnell and Melvin; Senator: Norment
H.J.R. 707 Continuing and renaming the Joint Subcommittee to Study the Appropriate Balance of Power Between the Legislative and Executive Branches to Support a Two-term Governor in the Commonwealth. Report.
Patrons--Landes and Purkey; Senator: Locke
H.J.R. 710 Establishing a joint subcommittee to plan and coordinate the 200th anniversary celebration of the birth of Robert E. Lee. Report.
H.J.R. 713 Establishing a joint subcommittee to study the need for greater consolidation or coordination of the workforce development and training resources available in the Commonwealth. Report.
Patrons--Byron, Cole and Hogan
H.J.R. 742 Establishing the Commission on Transportation Needs in the Commonwealth. Report.
H.J.R. 747 Establishing a joint subcommittee to study relocating the Museum and White House of the Confederacy. Report.
Patrons--Janis, Brink, Cline, Councill, Hall, Hargrove, Hugo, O'Bannon, Reid and Ware, R.L.; Senator: Lambert
H.J.R. 770 Supporting the suspension or repeal of the proposed amended regulation, 22 VAC 15-30, concerning Standards for Licensed Child Day Centers.
Patrons--Marrs, Bland, Callahan, Cox, Dillard, Gear, Griffith, Hargrove, Howell, A.T., Joannou, Jones, D.C., McQuigg, Nixon, Parrish, Putney, Saxman, Suit and Wardrup; Senators: Wagner and Williams
H.J.R. 790 Supporting the establishment of a memorial commission to pay tribute to the students of Robert R. Moton High School in 1951. Report.
Patrons--Bryant, Cox, Griffith, Hall, Howell, W.J., Jones, D.C. and Moran; Senators: Chichester, Marsh, Saslaw and Stosch
H.J.R. 818 Requesting the Medical Society of Virginia, Virginia Association of Health Plans, Virginia Hospital and Healthcare Association, Board of Medicine, and Department of Health to meet and report concerning high-deductible health insurance plans and quality initiatives. Report.
IN WHICH ACTION IT REQUESTS THE CONCURRENCE OF THE SENATE.
Bruce F. Jamerson
Clerk, House of Delegates