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2002-01-16 House Journal

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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                               
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                                                                                       
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                                                                                       
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.