Called to order at 9:30 a.m. by Lt. Governor Ralph S. Northam
Prayer offered by The Reverend Carolyn J. Mobley-Bowie, Metropolitan Community Church, Richmond, Virginia
ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present
Motion of Senator Chase dispensed with reading of Journal (35-Y 3-N 1-A)
Bills presented, ordered printed and referred/joint resolutions laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 37: see January 18 Senate Calendar
On motion of Senator Newman, the Senate adjourned in Memory of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at 9:52 a.m. to convene Monday, January 18, 2016 at 12 m.