Wednesday, January 14, 1998

Called to order at 12 m. by Lt. Governor Donald S. Beyer, Jr.

Prayer offered by The Reverend George T. Insley, Jr., First United Methodist Church, Norfolk, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS - quorum present

COMMUNICATION: Resignation Letters of Senators Mark L. Earley, Joseph B. Benedetti and Charles L. Waddell

COMMUNICATION FROM STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS: Transmitting names of elected officials

Randy Forbes duly sworn in as Senator of the 14th District, on January 6, 1998, at

11:00 a.m.

John C. Watkins duly sworn in as Senator of the 10th District, on January 14, 1998, at

9:30 a.m.


1st District: Rachael Elizabeth Clark of Warsaw

2nd District: Thomas Gaines Frazier of Virginia Beach

3rd District: Brandon Luciano Watkins of Richmond

4th District: William Craig Maxey of Chesapeake

5th District: Elizabeth Stuart Ferrell of Martinsville

7th District: Mary Ashley Stanton of Richmond

8th District: Jacqueline Kamara of Alexandria

9th District: Josie Ann Russell of Bristol

10th District: Kristen N. Rowles of Hamilton

11th District: Ryan Jeffrey Nunes of Fairfax


Erin Alana Rigney of Norfolk

Justin Whitmel Earley of Chesapeake

Hunter D. Hanger of Chesterfield

Stephanie Erin Clark of Fairfax

James Hunter Quann of Fredericksburg


Daniel McCarty Chichester of Falmouth

Emily Sue Corbin of Norfolk

Marlene Renee Daughtrey of Lynchburg

Kathryn May Fraim of Norfolk

Carter Randolph Harrison of Virginia Beach

Riggan Matthews Hart of Suffolk

Kathryn Ashton Hurdle of Newport News

Thomas M. Jackson III of Galax

Robert Thomas Jenkins II of Chester

Chere' Renee' Maxwell of Hampton

Courtney Coleman MacEslin of Chesapeake

Lion Alexander McLean of Virginia Beach

Benjamin Babb Railey of Courtland

Willie Andre' Stith of Richmond

Alexandra Erin Stolle of Virginia Beach

Whitney Catherine Stolle of Virginia Beach

Mary Elizabeth Truban of Woodstock


From Rules: SR 1A, 2A, 3

S.R. 3 - Rules suspended, readings and engrossment waived, taken up for immediate consideration (39-Y 0-N), agreed to (39-Y 0-N)

House informed that the Senate was organized and ready to proceed

COMMUNICATION FROM STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS: Transmitting names of elected officials - Governor, Lt. Governor and Attorney General


Bills and resolutions prefiled, ordered printed and referred under 30-19.3 of the Code of Virginia: see January 14 Senate Calendar

Bills and resolutions presented, ordered printed and referred under Senate Rules 11(b) and (26)g: see January 15 Senate Calendar

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 1:35 p.m. to reconvene at 3:05 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 3:05 p.m.

On motion of Senator Norment, the Senate recessed at 3:10 p.m. to reconvene at 6:30 p.m.

The Senate reconvened at 6:35 p.m.

The Senate proceeded at 6:50 p.m. to House Chamber for Governor's Address

On motion of Senator Walker, the Senate adjourned at 8:15 p.m. to convene Thursday, January 15 at 12 m.

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

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