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2017 SESSION

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Minute Book
2017 Session
Senate of Virginia
RALPH S. NORTHAM, PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE
SUSAN CLARKE SCHAAR, CLERK
Friday, January 27, 2017
 

 

Called to order at 10:30 a.m. by Lt. Governor Ralph S. Northam

Prayer offered by The Reverend Leon Benjamin, New Life Harvest Church, Richmond, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present

Motion of Senator Black dispensed with reading of Journal (35‑Y 1‑N)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE(HN10126): reading waived (38‑Y 0-N 1-A)

The House of Delegates has passed the following House bills: HB 1404, 1415, 1433, 1437, 1448, 1455, 1456, 1466, 1476, 1478, 1479, 1490, 1492, 1493, 1515, 1516, 1529, 1545, 1552, 1560, 1565, 1580, 1589, 1604, 1608, 1617, 1618, 1621, 1626, 1630, 1641, 1646, 1647, 1652, 1654, 1668, 1681, 1692, 1709, 1713, 1770, 1791, 1810, 1812, 1816, 1874, 1882, 1884, 1889, 1903, 1913, 1921, 1931, 1983, 1992, 1994, 2050, 2166, 2169, 2172, 2268, 2291, 2329, 2341, 2377, 2379

House bills referred: see January 30 Senate Calendar

BILLS REPORTED

From Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources: SB 866S, 953, 1195S, 1224, 1270, 1395S, 1491

From Rehabilitation and Social Services: SB 810 rereferred to Finance, 838S rereferred to Finance, 1008S, 1086S rereferred to Finance, 1191, 1239S rereferred to Finance, 1287S rereferred to Finance, 1315, 1382S, 1391S rereferred to Finance, 1434, 1461S, 1462A, 1587

BILLS REREFERRED

From Rehabilitation and Social Services: SB 1578 rereferred to Local Government; HB 1505 rereferred to General Laws and Technology

Leave of absence granted: Senator Deeds

SB 1594 - offered by Senator Vogel (unanimous consent to introduce by voice vote)

SJ 346 - offered by Senator Barker

SR 123 - offered by Senator Spruill

SR 124 - offered by Senator Dunnavant

SR 125 - offered by Senators Obenshain and McDougle

SR 126 - offered by Senator Peake

Bill presented, ordered printed and referred/joint resolutions laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 555: see January 30 Senate Calendar

CALENDAR

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HOUSE BILL ON THIRD READING

HB1521 - Read third time, passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON THIRD READING

SB 798 - Read third time and passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

SB 875 - Read third time and passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

SB 886 - Read third time and passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

SB 916 - Read third time and passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

SB1019 - Read third time and passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

SB1040 - Read third time and passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

SB1074 - Read third time and passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

SB1102 - Read third time and passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

SB1136 - Read third time and passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

SB1158 - Read third time and passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

SB1175 - Read third time and passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

SB1186 - Read third time and passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

SB1202 - Read third time and passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

SB1205 - Read third time and passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

SB1217 - Read third time and passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

SB1248 - Read third time and passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

SB1274 - Read third time and passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

SB1289 - Read third time and passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

SB1369 - Read third time and passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

SB1370 - Read third time and passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

SB1390 - Read third time and passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

SB1463 - Read third time and passed Senate block vote (39-Y 0-N)

SB 919 - Out of block, Passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON THIRD READING

SB 783 - Read third time and passed Senate (25-Y 14-N)

SB 793 - Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)

SB 812 - Read third time and passed Senate (36-Y 3-N)

SB 822 - Read third time and passed Senate (25-Y 14-N)

SB 990 - Read third time and passed Senate (32-Y 7-N), Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N), Passed Senate (34-Y 4-N 1-A)

SB1128 - Passed by for day

SB1171 - Read third time and passed Senate (22-Y 17-N)

SB1201 - Read third time and passed Senate (34-Y 5-N)

SB1258 - Read third time and passed Senate (29-Y 6-N 2-A), Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (38-Y 1-N), Passed Senate (30-Y 7-N 2-A)

SB1261 - Read third time and passed Senate (31-Y 8-N)

SB1268 - Read third time and passed Senate (27-Y 12-N)

SB1296 - Read third time and passed Senate (31-Y 8-N), Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N), Passed Senate (32-Y 7-N)

SB1320 - Engrossment reconsidered by Senate (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1332 - Read third time and passed Senate (31-Y 6-N 1-A), Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N 1-A), Passed Senate (28-Y 9-N 1-A)

SB1400 - Read third time and passed Senate (19-Y 19-N, Chair voted yea)

SB1437 - Read third time and passed Senate (37-Y 0-N 2-A), Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N), Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON SECOND READING

SB 801 - Read second time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Committee amendment agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SB 868 - Read second time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SB 876 - Read second time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SB 934 - Read second time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SB 962 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SB 967 - Read second time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SB 976 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SB 992 - Read second time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SB1026 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SB1033 - Read second time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SB1045 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SB1050 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SB1145 - Read second time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SB1203 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SB1308 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SB1311 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SB1318 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SB1319 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SB1429 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SB1438 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SB1467 - Read second time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SB1487 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SB1520 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SB1064 - Out of block, Passed by for day

SB1173 - Out of block, Passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON SECOND READING

SB 872 - Read second time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed by Senate (voice vote)

SB 897 - Read second time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed by Senate (voice vote)

SB 920 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate (voice vote)

SB1105 - Read second time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed by Senate (voice vote)

SB1189 - Read second time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed by Senate (voice vote)

SB1349 - Read second time, Committee amendments agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed by Senate (voice vote)

SB1350 - Passed by for day

SB1441 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate (voice vote)

SB1455 - Read second time, Committee amendments agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed by Senate (voice vote)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON FIRST READING

SB 815 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB 848 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB 853 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB 854 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB 861 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB 904 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB 928 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB 946 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB 947 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1020 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1048 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1054 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1100 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1140 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1159 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1160 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1176 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1177 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1232 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1245 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1260 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1272 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1276 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1284 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1321 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1331 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1376 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1384 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1484 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1486 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1497 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1504 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1533 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1583 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1551 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Out of block, Motion to rerefer to Finance agreed to (voice vote)

 REGULAR CALENDAR

SENATE BILLS ON FIRST READING

SB 907 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB 944 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB 973 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1021 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1023 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1077 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1116 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1207 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1235 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1257 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1280 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1338 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1339 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1409 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1452 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

SB1468 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

SENATE JOINT RESOLUTIONS ON SECOND READING

SJ 307 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 308 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 309 - Read second time, Committee amendments agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SJ 310 - Read second time, Engrossed by Senate block vote (voice vote)

SR 126 - Rules suspended, taken up for immediate consideration (38-Y 1-N), Agreed to by Senate

On motion of Senator Newman, the Senate adjourned at 11:49 a.m. to convene Monday, January 30, 2017 at 12 m.