Legislature(2001 - 2002)
2002-01-16 House JournalFull Journal pdf
2002-01-16 House Journal Page 1988 HB 244 Senator Leman moved that: SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 244(RES) "An Act relating to a grant of state land to the Denali Borough for a railroad and utility corridor and a railroad development project; repealing provisions relating to a grant of a right-of-way of land for a railroad and utility corridor to the Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority; and providing for an effective date." become law notwithstanding the Governor's veto. Senators Therriault and Lincoln moved and asked unanimous consent that they be allowed to abstain from voting due to a conflict of interest. Objection was heard, and the members were required to vote. The question being: "Shall SCS CSHB 244(RES) become law notwithstanding the Governor's veto?" The roll of the House was taken with the following result: 2002-01-16 House Journal Page 1989 SCS CSHB 244(RES) Override Veto HOUSE YEAS: 28 NAYS: 11 EXCUSED: 1 ABSENT: 0 Yeas: Bunde, Chenault, Coghill, Dyson, Fate, Foster, Green, Halcro, Harris, Hayes, Hudson, James, Kohring, Kott, Lancaster, Masek, McGuire, Meyer, Morgan, Mulder, Murkowski, Ogan, Porter, Scalzi, Stevens, Whitaker, Williams, Wilson Nays: Berkowitz, Cissna, Crawford, Croft, Davies, Guess, Joule, Kapsner, Kerttula, Kookesh, Moses Excused: Rokeberg The roll of the Senate was called with the following result: SCS CSHB 244(RES) Override Veto SENATE TOTAL: YEAS: 13 NAYS: 7 EXCUSED: 0 ABSENT: 0 Yeas: Therriault, Torgerson, Ward, Wilken, Cowdery, Donley, Green, Kelly, Leman, Phillips, Stevens, Taylor, Halford Nays: Austerman, Davis, Ellis, Elton, Hoffman, Lincoln, Olson TOTAL: YEAS: 41 NAYS: 18 EXCUSED: 1 ABSENT: 0 And so, the Governor's veto was overridden, and SCS CSHB 244(RES) became law. The joint session stood at ease at 6:23 p.m.