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2017 Regular Session

House Minutes



William J. Howell, Speaker
G. Paul Nardo, Clerk

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Called to order at 12 m. by William J. Howell, Speaker

Mace placed on Speaker's table by Sergeant at Arms

Prayer offered by The Reverend Dr. Robert Glenn Moore, III, Pastor Emeritus, Bonsack Baptist Church, Roanoke

Delegate Cox led the House in the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America


Attendance roll call -
Quorum present

Journal for Wednesday, February 22, 2017, approved by the Speaker

Senate communication received
House bills passed: HBs 1585, 1587, 1734, 1753, 1876, 1971, 2178, 2245, 2356, 2360
House bill defeated: HB 2394
Senate bills, House amendments agreed to: SBs 1085, 1123, 1150, 1216, 1303, 1309, 1387, 1393, 1486, 1512, 1539, 1588
Senate bills, House substitutes agreed to: SBs 904, 1061, 1073, 1108, 1226, 1307, 1341, 1467, 1587
House joint resolutions agreed to: HJRs 825, 826, 867, 892, 905, 907, 908, 909, 913, 914, 915, 916, 917, 918, 919, 920, 921, 922, 923, 924, 925, 926, 927, 928, 929, 930, 931, 932, 933, 934, 935, 936, 937, 938, 939, 940, 941, 943, 944, 945, 946, 947, 948, 949, 950, 951, 952, 953, 954, 955, 956, 957, 958, 959, 960, 961, 962, 963, 964, 965, 966, 968, 969, 970, 971, 972, 973, 975, 976, 977, 978, 979, 980, 982, 983, 984, 985, 986, 987, 988, 989, 990, 991, 992, 993, 994, 995, 996, 997, 998, 999, 1000, 1001, 1004, 1005, 1006, 1007, 1008, 1009, 1010, 1011, 1012, 1013, 1014, 1015, 1016, 1017, 1018, 1019, 1020, 1021, 1022, 1023, 1024, 1025, 1026, 1027, 1028, 1029, 1030

SB 1324 - House insists on its amendment and requests Committee of Conference

SBs 800, 1228, 1573 - House insists on its substitutes and requests Committees of Conference

HBs 1402, 1485, 1525, 1566, 1616, 1692, 1697, 1709, 1851, 1941, 2074, 2092, 2207, 2296, 2395, 2410, 2449 - House accedes to Senate request for Committees of Conference

HB 1854 - Conferees appointed: Gilbert, Minchew, James

HB 1926 - Conferees appointed: Campbell, Knight, McQuinn

HB 2024 - Conferees appointed: Freitas, Habeeb, Hope

SB 1251 - Conferees appointed: LeMunyon, Hugo, Plum

SB 1312 - Conferees appointed: Gilbert, Minchew, James

SB 1553 - Conferees appointed: Knight, Stolle, Lindsey

SJR 284 - Conferees appointed: Miyares, Cole, Lindsey

HJR 1088 (Election of Circuit Court Judges, a General District Court Judge, Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court Judges, and members of the Judicial Inquiry and Review Commission) offered by Delegate Loupassi and agreed to (Y-85 N-0)

HB 2006 - Conferees appointed: Carr, Peace, Helsel

HB 2051 - Conferees appointed: Adams, Gilbert, Watts

HB 2053 - Conferees appointed: Landes, Kilgore, Bagby

HB 2064 - Conferees appointed: Mullin, Cline, Miller

HB 2248 - Conferees appointed: Jones, Greason, Torian

HB 2318 - Conferees appointed: Stolle, Kilgore, Ward

HB 2386 - Conferees appointed: Loupassi, Bell of Albemarle, Carr

HB 2467 - Conferees appointed: Bell of Albemarle, Loupassi, Watts

HB 2471 - Conferees appointed: Jones, O'Bannon, Torian

SB 1516 - Conferees appointed: Cline, Hodges, Bell of Loudoun

Resolutions presented and laid on Speaker's table pursuant to House Rule 39(a)

CALENDAR


SENATE BILLS READ THIRD TIME
REGULAR CALENDAR
SB 1264 - Rereferred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
SB 1315 - Passed (Y-65 N-35)

Message from Senate: HJR 1088 agreed to

HR 453 (Nominating persons to be elected to circuit court judgeships) offered by Delegate Loupassi and agreed to

HR 454 (Nominating a person to be elected to a general district court judgeship) offered by Delegate Loupassi and agreed to

HR 455 (Nominating persons to be elected to juvenile and domestic relations district court judgeships) offered by Delegate Loupassi and agreed to

HR 456 (Nominating persons to be elected to the Judicial Inquiry and Review Commission) offered by Delegate Loupassi and agreed to

Message from Senate: Nominations made for certain judicial offices of the Commonwealth

HR 453 (Electing persons to circuit court judgeships) – (Y-99 N-0)

HR 454 (Electing a person to a general district court judgeship) – (Y-100 N-0)

HR 455 (Electing persons to juvenile and domestic relations district court judgeships) – (Y-100 N-0)

HR 456 (Electing persons to the Judicial Inquiry and Review Commission) – (Y-100 N-0)

Motion by Delegate Loupassi to waive the reading of the report of the Joint Committee agreed to (Y-98 N-0)

Election of Circuit Court Judges
Joel P. Crowe, Third Judicial Circuit
W. Edward Tomko, III, Sixth Judicial Circuit
Christopher R. Papile, Seventh Judicial Circuit
David Bernhard, Nineteenth Judicial Circuit
David A. Oblon, Nineteenth Judicial Circuit

Election of General District Court Judge
Corry N. Smith, Eighth Judicial District

Election of Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court Judges
Kevin M. Duffan, Second Judicial District
Bryan K. Meals, Third Judicial District
Stan Del Clark, Fifth Judicial District
Melissa N. Cupp, Twentieth Judicial District

Judicial Inquiry and Review Commission
Stephanie E. Merritt
Ronald L. Napier

CALENDAR


SENATE BILLS READ THIRD TIME
REGULAR CALENDAR

SB 1418S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Passed (Y-98 N-0)
SB 1548 - Passed (Y-89 N-11)
SB 1569A - Passed by until after the first recess
SB 1359A - Delegate Landes floor amendment agreed to, Passed (Y-99 N-1)

HOUSE BILLS WITH SENATE AMENDMENTS
HB 1394 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-65 N-35)
HB 1490 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-61 N-38)
HB 1837 - Senate substitute rejected (Y-0 N-99)
HB 2000 - Senate amendment agreed to (Y-65 N-34)
HB 2017 - Senate amendments agreed to (Y-96 N-3)
HB 2237 - Senate amendment rejected (Y-0 N-100)
HB 2251 - Senate amendment rejected (Y-0 N-100)
HB 2354 - Senate substitute agreed to (Y-98 N-0)

MEMORIAL RESOLUTIONS ON THE SPEAKER'S TABLE
SJR 404 - Agreed to
SJR 415 - Agreed to
SJR 417 - Agreed to
SJR 419 - Agreed to
SJR 420 - Agreed to
SJR 421 - Agreed to
SJR 422 - Agreed to
SJR 430 - Agreed to
SJR 434 - Agreed to
SJR 436 - Agreed to
SJR 446 - Agreed to
HR 445 - Agreed to
HR 450 - Agreed to

COMMENDING RESOLUTIONS ON THE SPEAKER'S TABLE
HJR 967 - Passed by until Sunday, February 26, 2017
SJR 413 - Agreed to
SJR 414 - Agreed to
SJR 416 - Agreed to
SJR 423 - Agreed to
SJR 424 - Agreed to
SJR 425 - Agreed to
SJR 427 - Agreed to
SJR 428 - Agreed to
SJR 429 - Agreed to
SJR 431 - Agreed to
SJR 432 - Agreed to
SJR 433 - Agreed to
SJR 437 - Agreed to
SJR 438 - Agreed to
SJR 439 - Agreed to
SJR 440 - Agreed to
SJR 441 - Agreed to
SJR 442 - Agreed to
SJR 443 - Agreed to
SJR 444 - Agreed to
SJR 445 - Agreed to
SJR 447 - Agreed to
HJR 1087 - Agreed to
HR 444 - Agreed to
HR 446 - Agreed to
HR 447 - Agreed to
HR 448 - Agreed to
HR 449 - Agreed to

HOUSE BILLS WITH GOVERNOR'S VETOES
HB 1432 - Passed by until Wednesday, April 5, 2017
HB 1578 - Passed by until Wednesday, April 5, 2017
HB 1582 - Passed by until Wednesday, April 5, 2017
HB 2198 - Passed by until Wednesday, April 5, 2017
HB 2264 - Passed by for the day

HOUSE BILLS WITH GOVERNOR'S RECOMMENDATIONS
HB 1562 - Governor's recommendation agreed to (Y-100 N-0)
HB 1760 - Governor's recommendation agreed to (Y-99 N-0)
HB 1770 - Governor's recommendation agreed to (Y-98 N-0)
HB 1884 - Governor's recommendation agreed to (Y-99 N-1), Reconsidered, Governor's recommendation agreed to (Y-99 N-0)
HB 1885 - Governor's recommendation agreed to (Y-100 N-0)

HOUSE BILLS IN CONFERENCE
HB 1477 - Conference report agreed to (Y-100 N-0)
HB 1675 - Conference report agreed to (Y-100 N-0)
HB 1747 - Conference report agreed to (Y-99 N-0)
HB 1874 - Conference report agreed to (Y-100 N-0)
HB 2460 - Conference report agreed to (Y-93 N-6)

SENATE BILLS IN CONFERENCE
SB 793 - Conference report agreed to (Y-96 N-3)
SB 1180 - Conference report agreed to (Y-99 N-0)

Motion by Delegate Cox to recess agreed to

House recessed at 2:38 p.m. until 4:00 p.m.

House reconvened at 4:00 p.m.

Senate communication received
House bills, Senate insisted on substitutes and requested conference committees: HBs 1549, 2101, 2209, 2262, 2304, 2366, 2383
House bill, conference committee report agreed to: HB 1675
Senate bills, House substitutes rejected: SBs 854, 1063, 1091, 1412, 1413
Senate bill, House substitute with amendment rejected: SB 1239
Senate bills, Senate acceded to House request for conference committees: SBs 898, 1005, 1045, 1129, 1493, 1574
House bills, Senate receded from amendments: HB 1555, 1845, 2417
Senate bill, conference committee report agreed to: SB 793

SBs 854, 1063, 1091, 1412, 1413 - House insists on substitutes and requests Committees of Conference

SB 1239 - House insists on substitute with amendment and requests Committee of Conference

HBs 1549, 2101, 2209, 2262, 2304, 2366, 2383 - House accedes to Senate request for Committees of Conference

CALENDAR

SENATE BILL READ THIRD TIME
REGULAR CALENDAR
SB 1569A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Defeated (Y-32 N-52)

Senate communication received
House bill, Senate insisted on amendment and requested conference committee: HB 1974

HB 1402 - Conferees appointed: Landes, Lingamfelter, Hester

HB 1485 - Conferees appointed: Bell of Staunton, Bell of Albemarle, Tyler

HB 1525 - Conferees appointed: Albo, Loupassi, Murphy

HB 1549 - Conferees appointed: Farrell, Jones, Torian

HB 1566 - Conferees appointed: Webert, Anderson, Bourne

HB 1616 - Conferees appointed: Lingamfelter, Albo, Herring

HB 1692 - Conferees appointed: Collins, Leftwich, Krizek

HB 1697 - Conferees appointed: Marshall of Danville, Wilt, Heretick

HB 1709 - Conferees appointed: Filler-Corn, Bell of Staunton, Robinson

HB 1851 - Conferees appointed: Gilbert, Bell of Albemarle, Bagby

HB 1941 - Conferees appointed: Kilgore, Minchew, Bell of Loudoun

HB 2074 - Conferees appointed: Rush, Ware, Kory

HB 2092 - Conferees appointed: LaRock, Orrock, Sickles

HB 2101 - Conferees appointed: Byron, Garrett, Price

HB 2207 - Conferees appointed: Robinson, Yost, Murphy

HB 2209 - Conferees appointed: O'Bannon, Ingram, Hester

HB 2262 - Conferees appointed: Cox, Greason, Torian

HB 2296 - Conferees appointed: McQuinn, O'Bannon, Edmunds

HB 2304 - Conferees appointed: Orrock, O'Bannon, Rasoul

HB 2366 - Conferees appointed: Albo, Jones, Torian

HB 2383 - Conferees appointed: Lingamfelter, Wilt, Plum

HB 2395 - Conferees appointed: Cline, Hodges, Bell of Loudoun

HB 2410 - Conferees appointed: Gilbert, Bell of Albemarle, Watts

HB 2449 - Conferees appointed: Knight, Stolle, Lindsey

Senate communication received
House bill, Senate insisted on amendment and requested conference committee: HB 1731

HBs 1731, 1974 - House accedes to Senate request for Committees of Conference

HB 1731 - Conferees appointed: Ransone, Head, Plum

HB 1974 - Conferees appointed: O'Quinn, Kilgore, Price

SB 898 - Conferees appointed: Lingamfelter, Wilt, Plum

SB 1005 - Conferees appointed: Farrell, Jones, Torian

SB 1045 - Conferees appointed: Jones, Greason, Torian

SB 1129 - Conferees appointed: Albo, Jones, Torian

SB 1493 - Conferees appointed: Greason, Leftwich, Bulova

SB 1574 - Conferees appointed: Jones, O'Bannon, Torian

Senate communication received
House bill, Senate insisted on amendment and requested conference committee: HB 2251
House bills, Senate insisted on substitutes and requested conference committees: HBs 1663, 1837
Senate bills, Senate acceded to House request for conference committees: SBs 800, 854, 1063, 1091, 1228, 1239, 1324, 1412, 1413, 1573
Senate bills, Governor's recommendations agreed to: SBs 1144, 1207, 1232, 1289, 1463, 1583
Senate joint resolutions agreed to: SJRs 426, 435
House bill, Senate receded from amendment: HB 2237
House bill, Governor's recommendation agreed to: HB 1433

HBs 1663, 1837, 2251 - House accedes to Senate request for Committees of Conference

HB 1663 - Conferees appointed: Greason, Leftwich, Bulova

HB 1837 - Conferees appointed: Orrock, Garrett, James

HB 2251 - Conferees appointed: Jones, Massie, Torian

SB 800 - Conferees appointed: Landes, Kilgore, Bagby

SB 854 - Conferees appointed: Loupassi, Bell of Albemarle, Carr

SB 1063 - Conferees appointed: Bell of Albemarle, Jones, Torian

SB 1091 - Conferees appointed: Adams, Gilbert, Watts

SB 1228 - Conferees appointed: Carr, Peace, Helsel

SB 1239 - Conferees appointed: Orrock, Garrett, James

SB 1324 - Conferees appointed: Freitas, Gilbert, Bell of Loudoun

SB 1412 - Conferees appointed: Jones, Landes, Torian

SB 1413 - Conferees appointed: Kilgore, Minchew, Bell of Loudoun

SB 1573 - Conferees appointed: Peace, Greason, Bulova

Motion by Delegate Cox to adjourn agreed to

House adjourned at 6:18 p.m. to meet Friday, February 24, 2017, at 10:00 a.m.


KEY: A = AMENDMENT(S); S = SUBSTITUTE; SA = SUBSTITUTE WITH AMENDMENT(S)