Charleston, W. Va., Monday, March 10, 2014

    The Senate met at 6 p.m.

(Senator Kessler, Mr. President, in the Chair.)

    Prayer was offered by Bishop Joe Thomas, Nondenominational Fellowship Pentecostal Ministries, Charleston, West Virginia.

    Pending the reading of the Journal of Sunday, March 9, 2014,

    On motion of Senator Facemire, the Journal was approved and the further reading thereof dispensed with.

    The Senate proceeded to the third order of business.

    A message from The Clerk of the House of Delegates announced that that body had refused to recede from its amendment, and requested the appointment of a committee of conference of seven from each house on the disagreeing votes of the two houses, as to

    Eng. Com. Sub. for Senate Bill No. 306, Budget Bill.

    The message further announced the appointment of the following conferees on the part of the House of Delegates:

    Delegates Boggs, Reynolds, Williams, Perdue, Anderson, A. Evans and Canterbury.

    On motion of Senator Unger, the Senate agreed to the appointment of a conference committee on the bill.

    Whereupon, Senator Kessler (Mr. President) appointed the     Senators Prezioso, Unger, Plymale, Facemire, Stollings, M. Hall and Sypolt.

    Ordered, That The Clerk communicate to the House of Delegates the action of the Senate.

    Senator Unger then moved that the Senate adjourn until tomorrow, Tuesday, March 11, 2014, at 9:30 a.m.

    The question being on the adoption of Senator Unger’s motion, and on this question, Senator Unger demanded the yeas and nays.

    The roll being taken, the yeas were: Beach, Carmichael, Cookman, Edgell, Facemire, Fitzsimmons, Green, Hall D., Hall M., Kirkendoll, Laird, McCabe, Miller, Palumbo, Plymale, Prezioso, Snyder, Stollings, Tucker, Unger, Wells, Williams, Yost and Kessler (Mr. President)--24.

The nays were: Barnes, Blair, Boley, Cann, Cole, Jenkins, Nohe, Sypolt and Walters--9.

    Absent: Chafin--1.

    So, a majority of those present and voting having voted in the affirmative, the President declared Senator Unger’s motion had prevailed.

    In accordance with the foregoing motion, the Senate adjourned until tomorrow, Tuesday, March 11, 2014, at 9:30 a.m.