23rd Legislature(2003-2004)

Bill History/Action for Legislature

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  • Bill HB 227
  • Current Status CHAPTER 65 SLA 04
  • Status Date 06/16/2004
  • Bill Version CSHB 227(JUD)
  • Short Title DISTRICT COURTS & SMALL CLAIMS
  • Sponsor(S) HOUSE JUDICIARY
  • Title Increasing the jurisdictional limit for small claims and for magistrates from $7,500 to $10,000; increasing the jurisdictional limit of district courts in certain civil cases from $50,000 to $100,000; expanding the jurisdiction of district courts; limiting magistrates from hearing certain small claims cases; and amending Rule 11(a)(4), Alaska District Court Rules of Civil Procedure, relating to service of process for small claims.
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Full Text of HB 227 Intro/ Offered Passed
Version Amended Name PDF Date House Senate
HB0227A HB 227 pdf
HB0227B CSHB 227(JUD) pdf

HB0227Z Enrolled HB 227 pdf

Fiscal Action Summary

HB 227 Published
Fiscal Note Preparer Date Chamber Fiscal Impact Cmte Report Approp Bill
pdf Fiscal Note 1 Alaska Court System H Y HL&C, HJUD, HFIN
pdf Fiscal Note 2 Alaska Court System H Y HFLR, SJUD, SFIN

Bill Amendments Summary

  • Bill : HB 227

Amendments that are adopted are incorporated into the next version of the bill.
PDF versions of the amendment may have slight variations from the Journal entry. The Journal should be considered the authoritative version.

Action Journal
Amendment Chamber Action Date Page PDF

House and Senate Minutes/Recordings

  • Bill : HB 227
Meeting Date Start Time Title Meeting Details
5/4/2004 9:07 AM SENATE FIN Minutes
4/27/2004 8:15 AM SENATE JUD Minutes
4/6/2004 2:08 PM HOUSE FIN Minutes
2/9/2004 1:04 PM HOUSE JUD Minutes
1/21/2004 3:16 PM HOUSE L&C Minutes

Documents for Bill HB 227 23rd Legislature

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Document Name Date/Time Subjects
Jrn Date Jrn Page Text
677 (H) READ THE FIRST TIME - REFERRALS
677 (H) L&C, JUD
Text (H) LABOR & COMMERCE at 03:15 PM CAPITOL 17
Text (H) Scheduled But Not Heard Meeting Postponed/After Floor Session
Text (H) LABOR & COMMERCE at 03:15 PM CAPITOL 17
Text (H) -- Meeting Canceled --
Text (H) LABOR & COMMERCE at 12:00 PM CAPITOL 17
Text (H) <Bill Hearing Postponed> -- Meeting Postponed to Sun. 5/18/03 --
Text (H) at 03:16 PM
Min (H) Minutes (HL&C)
Text (H) LABOR & COMMERCE at 03:15 PM CAPITOL 17
Text (H) Moved Out of Committee
2372 (H) L&C RPT 3DP 3NR 1AM
2372 (H) DP: GUTTENBERG, GATTO, ANDERSON;
2372 (H) NR: DAHLSTROM, LYNN, CRAWFORD;
2372 (H) AM: ROKEBERG
2373 (H) FN1: INDETERMINATE(CRT)
2373 (H) FIN REFERRAL ADDED AFTER JUD
Text (H) JUDICIARY at 01:00 PM CAPITOL 120
Text (H) Scheduled But Not Heard
Text (H) JUDICIARY at 01:00 PM CAPITOL 120
Text (H) -- Meeting Canceled --
Text (H) at 01:04 PM
Min (H) Minutes (HJUD)
Text (H) JUDICIARY at 01:00 PM CAPITOL 120
Text (H) Moved CSHB 227(JUD) Out of Committee -- Rescheduled from 02/04/04 --
2562 (H) JUD RPT CS(JUD) NT 1DP 4NR
2562 (H) DP: MCGUIRE; NR: SAMUELS, HOLM,
2562 (H) GARA, OGG
2563 (H) FN1: INDETERMINATE(CRT)
Text (H) at 02:08 PM
Min (H) Minutes (HFIN)
Text (H) FINANCE at 01:30 PM HOUSE FINANCE 519
Text (H) Moved CSHB 227(JUD) Out of Committee -- Agenda Change --
3245 (H) FIN RPT CS(JUD) NT 4DP 3NR
3245 (H) DP: CHENAULT, FATE, FOSTER, HARRIS;
3245 (H) NR: HAWKER, STOLTZE, JOULE
3246 (H) FN1: INDETERMINATE(CRT)
3366 (H) RULES TO CALENDAR 4/19/2004
3366 (H) READ THE SECOND TIME
3367 (H) FN2: INDETERMINATE(CRT) UPDATED BY RLS
3367 (H) JUD CS ADOPTED UNAN CONSENT
3367 (H) ADVANCED TO THIRD READING UNAN CONSENT
3367 (H) READ THE THIRD TIME CSHB 227(JUD)
3367 (H) PASSED Y37 E1 A2
3368 (H) COURT RULE(S) SAME AS PASSAGE
3379 (H) TRANSMITTED TO (S)
3379 (H) VERSION: CSHB 227(JUD)
2955 (S) READ THE FIRST TIME - REFERRALS
2955 (S) JUD, FIN
3098 (S) JUD RPT 3DP
3098 (S) DP: SEEKINS, FRENCH, OGAN
3098 (S) FN2: INDETERMINATE(CRT)
Text (S) at 08:15 AM
Min (S) Minutes (SJUD)
Text (S) JUDICIARY at 08:00 AM BUTROVICH 205
Text (S) Moved CSHB 227(JUD) Out of Committee
Text (S) at 09:07 AM
Min (S) Minutes (SFIN)
Text (S) FINANCE at 09:00 AM SENATE FINANCE 532
Text (S) Moved CSHB 227(JUD) Out of Committee
3323 (S) FIN RPT 4DP 2NR
3323 (S) DP: GREEN, WILKEN, HOFFMAN, BUNDE;
3323 (S) NR: DYSON, OLSON
3323 (S) FN2: INDETERMINATE(CRT)
3474 (S) RULES TO CALENDAR 5/8/2004
3474 (S) READ THE SECOND TIME
3475 (S) ADVANCED TO THIRD READING 5/9 CALENDAR
3535 (S) READ THE THIRD TIME CSHB 227(JUD)
3535 (S) PASSED Y18 N- E1 A1
3535 (S) COURT RULE(S) SAME AS PASSAGE
3535 (S) ELLIS NOTICE OF RECONSIDERATION
3628 (S) RECONSIDERATION NOT TAKEN UP
3628 (S) RETURN TO (H), TRANSMIT TO GOV NEXT
3628 (S) VERSION: CSHB 227(JUD)
4419 (H) 3:04 PM 6/10/04 TRANSMITTED TO GOVERNOR
4430 (H) SIGNED INTO LAW 6/16 CHAPTER 65 SLA 04
4430 (H) EFFECTIVE DATE(S) OF LAW 9/14/04
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