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Virginia House of Delegates
2017 Regular Session

House Minutes



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

Wednesday, January 11, 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 L. Jack Howell, Pastor, Trinity Presbyterian Church, Norfolk

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

National Anthem performed by the Richmond Symphony Chorus


Communications from State Department of Elections

Delegate-elect Holcomb sworn in

Attendance roll call -
Quorum present

Bills and resolutions prefiled, ordered printed, and referred pursuant to Section 30-19.3 of the Code of Virginia

Resolutions prefiled and laid on the Speaker's table pursuant to Section 30-19.3 of the Code of Virginia

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)

HJR 717 (Notifying Governor of organization) offered by Delegate Cox and agreed to

Message from Senate: Senate duly organized and ready to proceed to business

Message from Senate: HJR 717 agreed to

CALENDAR


RESOLUTIONS
HJR 555 - Agreed to (Y-99 N-0)
HJR 556 - Agreed to (Y-99 N-0)

Message from Senate: HJRs 555 and 556 agreed to

HR 287 (Salaries, contingent and incidental expenses) offered by Delegate Jones and agreed to (Y-98 N-0)

HJR 684 taken up and agreed to

Motion by Delegate Lingamfelter to adjourn in honor and memory of the Honorable Charles J. Colgan agreed to

COMMITTEE ASSIGNMENTS AND CHANGES

Aird, Lashrecse D. - removed from the Committee on Finance and appointed to the Committee on Appropriations

Collins, Christopher E. - appointed to the Committee on Transportation

Hayes, C.E. Cliff, Jr. - appointed to the Committees on Counties, Cities and Towns and Health, Welfare and Institutions

Heretick, Stephen E. - appointed to the Committee on Finance

Holcomb, N.D. "Rocky" III - appointed to the Committees on Finance and Counties, Cities and Towns

Lindsey, Joseph C. - removed from the Committee on Appropriations and appointed to the Committee on Commerce and Labor

Mullin, Michael P. - appointed to the Committee for Courts of Justice and the Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns

Ward, Jeion A. - appointed to the Committee on Rules

Motion by Delegate Cox to recess agreed to

House recessed at 1:40 p.m. until 6:30 p.m.

House reconvened at 6:30 p.m.

Roll call of the Senate - Quorum present

Roll call of the House - Quorum present

Joint Assembly Resolution (Notifying Governor of organization) agreed to

Governor Terence R. McAuliffe addressed the Joint Assembly

Motion by Senator Mason to print 1000 copies of Governor's address as Senate Document No. 1 agreed to

Motion by Senator Suetterlein to adjourn Joint Assembly sine die agreed to

Business of House resumed


Motion by Delegate Cox to adjourn agreed to

House adjourned at 8:05 p.m. to meet Thursday, January 12, 2017, at 12 m.


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