Vermont House of Representatives

2012 Roll Call Book

INDEX

House Bills

 

H. 272        An act relating to maintenance of private roads

 

Shall the bill be amended as recommended by the Committee on Commerce and Economic Development?

Yeas, 139. Nays, 0. Absent, 10                  House Journal                         3/15/2012                    Page 22

 

H. 300        An act relating to the requirement of mandatory binding arbitration and the elimination of strikes and imposed contracts in connection with the collective bargaining for teachers’ and school administrators’ contracts

 

Shall the Committee on Education be relieved of the bill?

Yeas, 34. Nays, 105. Absent, 10                House Journal                         4/11/2012                    Page 40

 

H. 427        An act relating to penalties for possession of marijuana

 

Shall the Committee on Judiciary be relieved of the bill?

Yeas, 21. Nays, 119. Absent, 9                  House Journal                         4/24/2012                    Page 51

 

H. 440        An act relating to creating an agency and secretary of education and clarifying the purpose of the state board

 

Shall the bill be amended as recommended by the Committee on Education?

Yeas, 114. Nays, 17. Absent, 18                House Journal                         3/21/2012                    Page 26

 

H. 464        An act relating to hydraulic fracturing wells for natural gas and oil production

 

Shall the House adopt the Committee of Conference Report?

Yeas, 103. Nays, 36. Absent, 10                House Journal                         5/4/2012                      Page 69

 

H. 468        An act relating to the Vermont Energy Act of 2012

 

Shall the bill be amended as recommended by the Committee on Natural Resources and Energy?

Yeas, 96. Nays, 45. Absent, 8                    House Journal                         3/20/2012                    Page 24

 

Shall the bill be amended as offered by Rep. Jerman of Essex?

Yeas, 135. Nays, 2. Absent, 12                  House Journal                         3/21/2012                    Page 27

 

Shall the bill pass?

Yeas, 91. Nays, 46. Absent, 12                  House Journal                         3/21/2012                    Page 28

 

H. 496        An act relating to preserving Vermont’s working landscape

 

Shall the bill be read a third time?

Yeas, 131. Nays, 5. Absent, 13                  House Journal                         3/29/2012                    Page 36

 

H. 535        An act relating to racial disparities in the Vermont criminal justice system

 

Shall the bill pass?

Yeas, 132. Nays, 7. Absent, 10                  House Journal                         3/28/2012                    Page 32

 

H. 558        An act relating to fiscal year 2012 budget adjustment

 

Shall the bill be read a third time?

Yeas, 98. Nays, 43. Absent, 7                    House Journal                         1/19/2012                    Page 1

 

Shall the bill be amended as recommended by Rep. Olsen et al?

Yeas, 138. Nays, 0. Absent, 10                  House Journal                         1/20/2012                    Page 2

 

Shall the bill pass?

Yeas, 101. Nays, 37. Absent, 10                House Journal                         1/20/2012                    Page 3

 

H. 559        An act relating to health care reform implementation

 

Shall the bill be amended as recommended by Rep. Olsen of Jamaica?

Yeas, 45. Nays, 88. Absent, 16                  House Journal                         2/23/2012                    Page 13

 

Shall the bill be amended as recommended by Reps. Higley of Lowell and Clark of Vergennes?

Yeas, 57. Nays, 80. Absent, 12                  House Journal                         2/23/2012                    Page 14

 

Shall the bill be amended as recommended by Rep. Fagan of Rutland City?

Yeas, 49. Nays, 86. Absent, 14                  House Journal                         2/23/2012                    Page 15

 

Shall the bill be amended as recommended by Rep. Poirier in Section 31 only?

Yeas, 133. Nays, 0. Absent, 16                  House Journal                         2/23/2012                    Page 16

 

Shall the bill be read a third time?

Yeas, 81. Nays, 41. Absent, 27                  House Journal                         2/23/2012                    Page 17

 

Shall the bill be amended as recommended by Rep. Browning of Arlington?

Yeas, 48. Nays, 88. Absent, 13                  House Journal                         2/24/2012                    Page 18

 

Shall the bill be amended as recommended by Rep. Browning of Arlington?

Yeas, 51. Nays, 83. Absent, 15                  House Journal                         2/24/2012                    Page 19

 

Shall the bill be amended as recommended by Rep. Degree of St. Albans City?

Yeas, 40. Nays, 93. Absent, 16                  House Journal                         2/24/2012                    Page 20

 

Shall the bill pass?

Yeas, 88. Nays, 38. Absent, 23                  House Journal                         2/24/2012                    Page 21

 

Shall the House adopt the Committee of Conference Report?

Yeas, 94. Nays, 46. Absent, 9                    House Journal                         5/4/2012                      Page 68

 

H. 629        An act relating to reapportioning the initial districts of the house of representatives

 

Shall the bill be amended as offered by Reps. Browning of Arlington and Miller of Shaftsbury?

Yeas, 35. Nays, 106. Absent, 7                  House Journal                         2/1/2012                      Page 4

 

Shall the bill be read a third time?

Yeas, 138. Nays, 4. Absent, 6                    House Journal                         2/1/2012                      Page 5

 

H. 630        An act relating to reforming Vermont’s mental health system

 

Shall the bill be read a third time?

Yeas, 124. Nays, 3. Absent, 21      House Journal             2/2/2012                      Page 6

 

H. 718        An act relating to the department of public service and the public service board

 

Shall the proposal of amendment offered by Rep. Browning of Arlington be further amended as recommended by Rep. Browning of Arlington?

Yeas, 71. Nays, 68. Absent, 10                  House Journal                         4/27/2012                    Page 55

 

Shall the bill be amended as recommended by Rep. Browning of Arlington?

Yeas, 54. Nays, 87. Absent, 8                    House Journal                         4/27/2012                    Page 56

 

Shall the bill be amended as offered by Rep. Pearson of Burlington?

Yeas, 41. Nays, 95. Absent, 13                  House Journal                         4/27/2012                    Page 57

 

Shall the bill be amended as recommended by Reps. Ralston of Middlebury and Young of Glover?

Yeas, 106. Nays, 33. Absent, 10                House Journal                         4/27/2012                    Page 58

 

H. 753        An act relating to encouraging school districts and supervisory unions to provide services cooperatively or to consolidate governance structures

 

Shall the bill be amended as recommended by Rep. Davis of Washington?

Yeas, 21. Nays, 110. Absent, 18                House Journal                         2/21/2012                    Page 11

 

H. 754        An act relating to the education property tax rate and base education amount for fiscal year 2013

 

Shall the bill be amended as recommended by Reps. Sharpe of Bristol and Olsen of Jamaica?

Yeas, 140. Nays, 0. Absent, 8                    House Journal                         2/9/2012                      Page 7

 

Shall the bill be amended as recommended by Reps. Browning of Arlington and Scheuermann of Stowe?

Yeas, 48. Nays, 94. Absent, 6                    House Journal                         2/9/2012                      Page 8

 

Shall the bill be read a third time?

Yeas, 101. Nays, 42. Absent, 5                  House Journal                         2/9/2012                      Page 9

 

H. 757        An act relating to a temporary moratorium on the enforcement of the sales tax on prewritten software that is accessed remotely

 

Shall the bill be withdrawn as requested by Rep. Scheuermann of Stowe?

Yeas, 45. Nays, 88. Absent, 15                  House Journal                         4/12/2012                    Page 42

 

H. 761        An act relating to executive branch fees, including motor vehicle and fish and wildlife fees

Shall the bill pass?

Yeas, 111. Nays, 30. Absent, 8                  House Journal                         2/23/2012                    Page 12

 

H. 762        An act relating to workers’ compensation and unemployment compensation

 

Shall the bill pass?

Yeas, 131. Nays, 0. Absent, 18                  House Journal                         4/17/2012                    Page 46

 

H. 769        An act relating to department of environmental conservation fees

 

Shall the bill be read a third time?

Yeas, 91. Nays, 46. Absent, 12                  House Journal                         3/20/2012                    Page 25

 

Shall the bill pass?

Yeas, 86. Nays, 47. Absent, 16                  House Journal                         3/21/2012                    Page 29

H. 770        An act relating to the state’s transportation program

 

Shall the bill be read a third time?

Yeas, 139. Nays, 0. Absent, 10                  House Journal                         3/20/2012                    Page 23

 

H. 777        An act relating to licensed midwives and certified nurse midwives

 

Shall the bill be read a third time?

Yeas, 76. Nays, 46. Absent, 27                  House Journal                         4/18/2012                    Page 48

 

H. 780        An act relating to compensation for certain state employees

 

Shall the bill pass?

Yeas, 135. Nays, 3. Absent, 11                  House Journal 3/28/2012                    Page 33

 

H. 781        An act relating to making appropriations for the support of government

 

Shall the bill be read a third time?

Yeas, 101. Nays, 40. Absent, 8                  House Journal                         3/22/2012                    Page 30

 

Shall the bill pass?

Yeas, 99. Nays, 41. Absent, 9                    House Journal                         3/23/2012                    Page 31

 

Shall the House members of the Committee of Conference be instructed to concur in Sec. C. 103 of the Senate Proposal of Amendment as moved by Rep. Poirier of Barre City?

Yeas, 24. Nays, 105. Absent, 20                House Journal                         4/27/2012                    Page 60

 

Shall the House adopt the report of the Committee of Conference?

Yeas, 113. Nays, 18. Absent, 18                House Journal                         5/4/2012                      Page 71

 

H. 782        An act relating to miscellaneous tax changes for 2012

 

Shall the bill be amended as recommended by Rep. Degree of St. Albans City?

Yeas, 45. Nays, 93. Absent, 11                  House Journal                         3/28/2012                    Page 34

 

Shall the bill pass?

Yeas, 125. Nays, 14. Absent, 10                House Journal                         3/28/2012                    Page 35

 

H. 789        An act relating to reapportioning the final representative districts of the House of Representatives and the senatorial districts of the Senate

 

Shall the bill be amended as recommended by Rep. Browning of Arlington and Rep. Malcolm of Pawlet?

Yeas, 41. Nays, 93. Absent, 15                  House Journal                         4/5/2012                      Page 37

 

Shall the bill be read a third time?

Yeas, 123. Nays, 9. Absent, 17                  House Journal                         4/5/2012                      Page 38

 

Shall the bill pass?

Yeas, 126. Nays, 13. Absent, 10                House Journal                         4/10/2012                    Page 39

 

Shall the report of the committee of conference be adopted?

Yeas, 124. Nays, 8. Absent, 17                  House Journal                         4/30/2012                    Page 64

 

Senate Bills

 

S. 95           An act relating to employment decisions based on credit, information, allowing school employees to be paid wages over the course of a year, and union organizing

 

Shall the bill be recommitted to the Committee on General, Housing and Military Affairs?

Yeas, 24. Nays, 100. Absent, 25                House Journal                         4/28/2012                    Page 61

 

Shall the House propose to the Senate to amend the bill as recommended by the Committee on General, Housing and Military Affairs, as amended, in Sections 3 and 5 only?

Yeas, 94. Nays, 19. Absent, 36                  House Journal                         4/28/2012                    Page 62

 

Shall the House propose to the Senate to amend the bill as recommended by the Committee on General, Housing and Military Affairs, as amended, in the Section 4 only?

Yeas, 80. Nays, 35. Absent, 34                  House Journal                         4/28/2012                    Page 63

 

Shall the House proposal of amendment be further amended as recommended by Rep. Olsen of Jamaica?

Yeas, 50. Nays, 83. Absent, 16                  House Journal                         4/30/2012                    Page 65

 

S. 106         An act relating to miscellaneous changes to municipal government law, to internal financial controls, to the management of search and rescue operations, and to emergency medical services

 

Shall the House concur with Senate proposal of amendment with further proposal of amendment?

Yeas, 133. Nays, 0. Absent, 16                  House Journal                         5/5/2012                      Page 72

 

S. 113         An act relating to prevention, identification, and reporting of child abuse and neglect at independent schools

 

Shall the House suspend rules to take up consideration of the Addendum to the Report of the Committee of Conference?

Yeas, 127. Nays, 2. Absent, 20                  House Journal                         5/5/2012                      Page 73

 

Shall the House adopt the Report of the Committee of Conference and the Addendum to the Report of the Committee of Conference?

Yeas, 128. Nays, 2. Absent, 19                  House Journal                         5/5/2012                      Page 74

 

S. 199         An act relating to immunization exemptions and the immunization pilot program

 

Shall the report of the Committee on Health Care be further amended as recommended by Rep. Clark of Vergennes?

Yeas, 130. Nays, 3. Absent, 16                  House Journal                         4/12/2012                    Page 43

 

Shall the report of the Committee on Health Care be amended as recommended by Reps. Poirier of Barre City and Rep. Koch of Barre Town?

Yeas, 36. Nays, 93. Absent, 20                  House Journal                         4/12/2012                    Page 43

 

Shall the bill pass?

Yeas, 125. Nays, 4. Absent, 20                  House Journal                         4/13/2012                    Page 45

 

Shall the House adopt the Addendum to the Committee of Conference Report?

Yeas, 133. Nays, 6. Absent, 10                  House Journal                         5/3/2012                      Page 67

 

S. 200         An act relating to the reporting requirements of health insurers

 

Shall the bill be read a third time?

Yeas, 135. Nays, 1. Absent, 13                  House Journal                         4/24/2012                    Page 52

 

S. 202         An act relating to regulation of flood hazard areas, river corridors, and stream alteration

 

Shall the bill be read a third time?

Yeas, 123. Nays, 14. Absent, 12                House Journal                         4/26/2012                    Page 53

 

Shall the bill pass in concurrence with proposal of amendment?

Yeas, 122. Nays, 9. Absent, 18                  House Journal                         4/27/2012                    Page 59

 

S. 214         An act relating to the Vermont energy act of 2012

 

Shall the House concur with the Senate proposal of amendment to House proposal of amendment?

Yeas, 103. Nays, 34. Absent, 12                House Journal                         5/4/2012                      Page 70

 

S. 237         An act relating to the genuine progress indicator

 

Shall the House propose to the Senate to amend the bill as recommended by the Committee on Commerce and Economic Development?

Yeas, 97. Nays, 41. Absent, 11                  House Journal                         4/18/2012                    Page 47

 

S. 238         An act relating to a study on access to driving privileges in Vermont

 

Shall the bill be referred to the Committee on Judiciary?

Yeas, 18. Nays, 118. Absent, 13                House Journal                         4/11/2012                    Page 41

 

Resolutions

 

H.R. 16      House resolution commemorating the 39th anniversary of Roe v Wade and reaffirming support for its fundamental holding and principles

 

Shall the House adopt the resolution?

Yeas, 105. Nays, 29. Absent, 14                House Journal                         2/10/2012                    Page 10

 

H.R. 21      House resolution urging the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to reconsider    its lifetime deferral on blood donation from men who have sex with other men

 

Shall the House adopt the resolution in its part?

Yeas, 129. Nays, 2. Absent, 18                  House Journal                         5/1/2012                      Page 66

 

J.R.H. 37   Joint resolution expressing the General Assembly’s expectation that the full range of concerns and issues raised by the general public regarding the merger of Central Vermont Public Corporation and Green Mountain Power Corporation will be given full consideration, and that the final agreement must be in the best interests of the ratepayers and people of the State of Vermont

 

Shall the resolution be adopted?

Yeas, 99. Nays, 43. Absent, 7                    House Journal                         4/27/2012                    Page 54

 

J.R.S. 11    Joint resolution urging the United States Congress to propose amendments to the United States Constitution for the states' consideration relating to contributions and expenditures intended to affect elections and relating to the rights of corporations

 

Shall the House propose to the Senate to amend the resolution as recommended by Rep. Degree of St. Albans City?

Yeas, 1. Nays, 132. Absent, 16                  House Journal                         4/19/2012                    Page 49

 

Shall the House adopt the resolution?

Yeas, 92. Nays, 40. Absent, 17                  House Journal                         4/19/2012                    Page 50

 

Appendix

* Vote explanations are located at the back of the book