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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
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
 

 

Called to order at 11:00 a.m. by Lt. Governor Ralph S. Northam

Prayer offered by The Reverend H. Patrick Cason, Bethany Baptist Church, Chesapeake, Virginia

ROLL CALL OF MEMBERS: quorum present

Motion of Senator Spruill dispensed with reading of Journal (36‑Y 4‑N)

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN20220): reading waived (38‑Y 2‑N)

The House of Delegates has passed the following Senate bills: SB 868, 1020, 1021, 1122, 1169, 1224, 1240, 1279, 1283, 1316, 1363, 1371, 1384, 1514

The House of Delegates has agreed to the amendments proposed by the Senate to the following House bills: HB 1656, 1720, 1766, 1825, 1835, 1998, 2025, 2108, 2217, 2244, 2291

The House of Delegates has agreed to the substitutes proposed by the Senate to the following House bills: HB 1542, 1922, 2105

The House of Delegates has agreed to the following Senate joint resolutions: SJ 295, 359, 367, 368, 382, 383, 384, 385, 386, 387, 389, 391, 394, 395, 396, 397, 398, 399, 400, 401, 402, 403, 405, 406, 407, 408, 409, 410, 411, 412

The House of Delegates has defeated the following Senate bills: SB 995, 997

Rules suspended, privileges of the floor given to distinguished guests (40‑Y 0‑N)

Rules suspended, privileges of the floor given to distinguished guests (40‑Y 0‑N)

Motion to suspend Joint Order until Wednesday February 22, 2017 agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)

SR 155 - offered by Senator Black

Resolution laid on Clerk’s Desk under Senate Rules 11(b), (26)g and HJR 555: see February 22 Senate Calendar

CALENDAR

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - HOUSE

HB1534 - Passed by for day

HB2006 - Senate insisted on substitute and requested committee of conference (40-Y 0-N)

HB2051 - Senate insisted on substitute and requested committee of conference (40-Y 0-N)

HB2053 - Senate insisted on substitute and requested committee of conference (39-Y 0-N 1-A)

HB2064 - Senate insisted on amendment and requested committee of conference (40-Y 0-N)

HB2248 - Senate insisted on substitute and requested committee of conference (40-Y 0-N)

HB2318 - Senate insisted on amendment and requested committee of conference (40-Y 0-N)

HB2386 - Senate insisted on amendment and requested committee of conference (39-Y 0-N)

HB2467 - Senate insisted on amendment and requested committee of conference (40-Y 0-N)

HB2471 - Senate insisted on substitute and requested committee of conference (38-Y 0-N)

HB1536 - Conferees appointed: Senators Newman, Stanley and Lucas

HB1675 - Conferees appointed: Senators Dunnavant, Suetterlein and Barker

HB1747 - Conferees appointed: Senators Dunnavant, Barker and Black

HB1852 - Conferees appointed: Senators Vogel, Petersen and Chafin

HB2282 - Conferees appointed: Senators Carrico, Cosgrove and Lucas

UNFINISHED BUSINESS - SENATE

SB 852 - House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)

SB 898 - House substitute rejected by Senate (1-Y 38-N 1-A)

SB1005 - House substitute rejected by Senate (0-Y 40-N)

SB1045 - House substitute rejected by Senate (0-Y 40-N)

SB1129 - House substitute rejected by Senate (1-Y 39-N)

SB1195 - House substitute agreed to by Senate (28-Y 12-N), Reconsideration of House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N), House substitute agreed to by Senate (25-Y 14-N)

SB1196 - House substitute agreed to by Senate (34-Y 6-N), Reconsideration of House substitute agreed to by Senate (39-Y 1-N), House substitute agreed to by Senate (32-Y 8-N)

SB1245 - House amendments agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)

SB1287 - House amendments agreed to by Senate (38-Y 2-N)

SB1398 - House substitute agreed to by Senate (37-Y 3-N)

SB1462 - House substitute agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)

SB1493 - House substitute rejected by Senate (0-Y 40-N)

SB1494 - House amendments agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)

SB1507 - House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)

SB1574 - House substitute rejected by Senate (0-Y 40-N)

SB1591 - House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)

SB1251 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference (40-Y 0-N), Conferees appointed: Senators Barker, DeSteph and Cosgrove

SB1312 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference (40-Y 0-N), Conferees appointed: Senators Norment, Howell and Saslaw

SB1553 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference (40-Y 0-N), Conferees appointed: Senators Cosgrove, Stanley and Spruill

SJ 284 - Senate acceded to request for committee of conference (40-Y 0-N), Conferees appointed: Senators Stuart, Cosgrove and Deeds

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON THIRD READING

HB2023 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB1467 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB1517 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB1530 - Read third time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB1549 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB1555 - Read third time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice vote), Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB1572 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB1574 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB1600 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB1663 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB1774 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB1796 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB1845 - Read third time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB2009 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB2148 - Read third time, Committee amendments agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB2209 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB2229 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB2262 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB2297 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB2304 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB2311 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB2366 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Ruff floor amendments withdrawn, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB2381 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB2383 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB2417 - Read third time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB2470 - Read third time, Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N)

HB2251 - Out of block, Passed by for day

HB1837 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Passed Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate block vote (40-Y 0-N), Out of block, Passed by for day

HB1938 - Out of block, Read third time, Passed Senate (36-Y 4-N)

REGULAR CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON THIRD READING  

HB1490 - Passed by for day

HB1586 - Read third time, Committee amendments agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (35-Y 5-N)

HB2101 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)

HB1400 - Read third time, Passed Senate (22-Y 18-N)

HB1573 - Read third time, Passed Senate (21-Y 19-N)

HB1605 - Read third time, Committee substitute agreed to (voice vote), Committee amendment agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (21-Y 19-N)

HB1731 - Read third time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice vote), Engrossed, Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)

HB1919 - Read third time, Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)

HB1939 - Read third time, Passed Senate (35-Y 5-N)

HB1974 - Read third time, Committee amendment agreed to (voice vote), Defeated by Senate (20-Y 20-N, Chair voted nay), Reconsideration of defeated action agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N), Passed Senate (21-Y 19-N)

HB2220 - Read third time, Committee amendments agreed to (voice vote), Defeated by Senate (10-Y 30-N), Reconsideration of defeated action agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB2255 - Read third time, Passed Senate (39-Y 1-N)

HB2342 - Read third time, Passed Senate (21-Y 19-N)

UNCONTESTED CALENDAR  

HOUSE BILLS ON SECOND READING

HB1585 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1876 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1971 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB2017 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB2178 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB2237 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB2354 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB2356 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR

HOUSE BILLS ON SECOND READING

HB1587 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1734 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB1753 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB2000 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB2245 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB2360 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

HB2394 - Rules suspended, constitutional reading dispensed block vote (39-Y 0-N), Passed by for day

REGULAR CALENDAR

HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION ON THIRD READING

HJ 693 - Passed by for day

SJ 418 - Rules suspended, taken up for immediate consideration (40-Y 0-N), Agreed to by Senate

On motion of Senator Newman, the Senate adjourned at 1:08 p.m. to convene Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at 11:00 a.m.

COMMUNICATION FROM HOUSE (HN20221)

The House of Delegates has passed with amendments the following Senate bills: SB 1085, 1123, 1150, 1216, 1303, 1309, 1324, 1387, 1393, 1486, 1512, 1539, 1588

The House of Delegates has passed with substitutes the following Senate bills: SB 800, 904, 1061, 1073, 1108, 1226, 1228, 1307, 1341, 1467, 1573, 1587

The House of Delegates has insisted on its substitute and has requested a committee of conference on the following Senate bill: SB 1516

The House of Delegates has agreed to the substitute and rejected the amendment proposed by the Senate to the following House bill: HB 1485

The House of Delegates has rejected the amendments proposed by the Senate to the following House bills: HB 1692, 1697, 1709, 2092, 2207, 2449

The House of Delegates has agreed to amendments nos. 1 through 4 and rejected amendment no. 5 proposed by the Senate to the following House bill: HB 1566

The House of Delegates has agreed to amendments nos. 1 and 2 and rejected amendment no. 3 proposed by the Senate to the following House bill: HB 2296

The House of Delegates has rejected the substitute and ruled as not germane the amendments to the substitute proposed by the Senate to the following House bill: HB 1853

The House of Delegates has rejected the substitutes proposed by the Senate to the following House bills: HB 1402, 1525, 1851, 1941, 2074, 2395, 2410

The House of Delegates has rejected the substitute with amendment proposed by the Senate to the following House bill: HB 1616

The House of Delegates has acceded to the request of the Senate for committees of conference on the following House bills: HB 1854, 1926, 2024

The House of Delegates has agreed to the following House joint resolutions: HJ 1031, 1032, 1033, 1034, 1035, 1036, 1037, 1038, 1039, 1040, 1041, 1042, 1043, 1044, 1045, 1046, 1048, 1049, 1050, 1051, 1052, 1054, 1055, 1056, 1057, 1058, 1059, 1060, 1061, 1062, 1063, 1065, 1067, 1068, 1069, 1070, 1071, 1072, 1073, 1074, 1075, 1076, 1077, 1078, 1079, 1080, 1081, 1082, 1083

Senate bills with House amendments and substitutes placed on Calendar

House joint resolutions laid on Clerk’s Desk: see February 22 Senate Calendar