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Virginia House of Delegates
2017 Regular Session

House Minutes



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

Wednesday, January 18, 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 Thomas Alvis, Jr., Pastor, Mount Moriah Baptist Church, Powhatan

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


Attendance roll call -
Quorum present

Leaves of Absence granted:
Delegates Kory and Krizek

Journal for
Tuesday, January 17, 2017, approved by the Speaker

Senate communication received
Senate bills passed: SBs 880, 922, 974, 999, 1009, 1031, 1032, 1062

Committee reports
From Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources: HBs 1454, 1691 (referred), 1781, 2311As
From Commerce and Labor: HBs 1450S, 1532A, 1671A, 1719, 1754, 1760, 1766
From Counties, Cities and Towns: HB1992 (referred)
From Education: HBs 1392A, 1578, 1780, 1828 (referred)
From General Laws: HBs 1472A, 1527 (referred), 1591, 1596, 1628A, 1629, 1854 (referred), 1868 (referred)

HJR 782 (Election of a Court of Appeals of Virginia judge, Circuit Court Judges, General District Court Judges, Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court Judges, members of the Judicial Inquiry and Review Commission, a member of the Virginia Workers' Compensation Commission, and the Auditor of Public Accounts) offered by Delegate Loupassi and agreed to (Y-93 N-0)

Message from Senate: HJR 782 agreed to

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

HR 307 (Nominating a person to be elected a Court of Appeals of Virginia judge) offered by Delegate Loupassi and agreed to

HR 308 (Nominating persons to be elected to circuit court judgeships) offered by Delegate Loupassi and agreed to

HR 309 (Nominating persons to be elected to general district court judgeships) offered by Delegate Loupassi and agreed to

HR 310 (Nominating persons to be elected to juvenile and domestic relations district court judgeships) offered by Delegate Loupassi and agreed to

HR 311 (Nominating persons to be elected to the Judicial Inquiry and Review Commission) offered by Delegate Loupassi and agreed to

HR 312 (Nominating a person to be elected to the Virginia Workers' Compensation Commission) offered by Delegate Kilgore and agreed to

HR 313 (Nominating a person to be elected the Auditor of Public Accounts) offered by Delegate Cole and agreed to

HR 307 (Electing a person to Court of Appeals of Virginia) – (Y-97 N-0)

HR 308 (Electing persons to circuit court judgeships) – (Y-97 N-0)

HR 309 (Electing persons to general district court judgeships) – (Y-97 N-0)

HR 310 (Electing persons to juvenile and domestic relations district court judgeships) – (Y-97 N-0)

HR 311 (Electing persons to the Judicial Inquiry and Review Commission) – (Y-97 N-0)

HR 312 (Electing a person to the Virginia Workers' Compensation Commission) – (Y-97 N-0)

HR 313 (Electing a person as the Auditor of Public Accounts) - (Y-97 N-0)

Motion by Delegate Loupassi to waive the reading of the report of the Joint Committee agreed to (Y-95 N-0)

Court of Appeals of Virginia
Rossie D. Alston, Jr.

Circuit Court
Leslie L. Lilley, Second Judicial Circuit
William R. O'Brien, Second Judicial Circuit
H. Thomas Padrick, Jr., Second Judicial Circuit
John R. Doyle, III, Fourth Judicial Circuit
Mary Jane Hall, Fourth Judicial Circuit
Jerrauld C. Jones, Fourth Judicial Circuit
Bonnie L. Jones, Eighth Judicial Circuit
Timothy J. Hauler, Twelfth Judicial Circuit
Charles S. Sharp, Fifteenth Judicial Circuit
William T. Newman, Jr., Seventeenth Judicial Circuit
Jan L. Brodie, Nineteenth Judicial Circuit
Richard E. Gardiner, Nineteenth Judicial Circuit
Jeffrey W. Parker, Twentieth Judicial Circuit
Joseph W. Milam, Jr., Twenty-second Judicial Circuit
James R. Swanson, Twenty-third Judicial Circuit
William C. Goodwin, Twenty-fifth Judicial Circuit
C. Randall Lowe, Twenty-eighth Judicial Circuit
Craig D. Johnston, Thirty-first Judicial Circuit

General District Court
Alfred W. Bates, III, Fifth Judicial District
Stephen D. Bloom, Sixth Judicial District
Matthew W. Hoffman, Seventh Judicial District
Mayo K. Gravatt, Eleventh Judicial District
James J. O'Connell, III, Twelfth Judicial District
Claire G. Cardwell, Thirteenth Judicial District
Thomas O. Bondurant, Jr., Fourteenth Judicial District
Michael J. Cassidy, Nineteenth Judicial District
Susan J. Stoney, Nineteenth Judicial District
J. Gregory Ashwell, Twentieth Judicial District
Scott R. Geddes, Twenty-third Judicial District
Rupen R. Shah, Twenty-fifth Judicial District

Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court
Rufus A. Banks, Jr., First Judicial District
Larry D. Willis, Sr., First Judicial District
M. Randolph Carlson, II, Fourth Judicial District
Thomas W. Carpenter, Seventh Judicial District
M. Duncan Minton, Jr., Twelfth Judicial District
Denis F. Soden, Fourteenth Judicial District
Shannon O. Hoehl, Fifteenth Judicial District
Julian W. Johnson, Fifteenth Judicial District
Constance H. Frogale, Eighteenth Judicial District
Pamela L. Brooks, Twentieth Judicial District
Paul A. Tucker, Twenty-fifth Judicial District

Judicial Inquiry and Review Commission
H. Gayland Lyles
Robert H. Simpson

Virginia Workers' Compensation Commission
Robert Alan Rapaport

Auditor of Public Accounts
Martha Sedwick Mavredes

Bills and resolutions presented, ordered printed, and referred pursuant to House Rule 37


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

CALENDAR


HOUSE BILL READ THIRD TIME
UNCONTESTED CALENDAR
HB 1571A - Passed (Y-96 N-0)

HOUSE BILL READ THIRD TIME
REGULAR CALENDAR
HB 1582S - Passed (Y-78 N-19)

HOUSE BILLS READ SECOND TIME
UNCONTESTED CALENDAR
HB 1471 - Engrossed
HB 1521 - Engrossed
HB 1538A - Moved to Regular Calendar

HOUSE BILLS READ SECOND TIME
REGULAR CALENDAR
HB 1394A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Engrossed
HB 1538A - Committee Amendment agreed to, Delegate Simon floor amendment ruled not germane, Engrossed

RESOLUTION
REGULAR CALENDAR
HR 268S - Committee Substitute agreed to, Agreed to (Y-57 N-36)

HOUSE BILLS READ FIRST TIME
UNCONTESTED CALENDAR
HB 1451
HB 1474
HB 1505
HB 1541
HB 1567 - Moved to Regular Calendar
HB 1610A
HB 1688
HB 1751
HB 1767A
HB 1795

Senate communication received
Senate joint resolution agreed to: SJR 317

Motion by Delegate Cox to adjourn agreed to

House adjourned at 1:50 p.m. to meet Thursday, January 19, 2017, at 12 m.


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