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2002-02-08 House Journal

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2002-02-08                     House Journal                      Page 2186
HB 245                                                                                            
The following, which was advanced to third reading from the                                         
February 6, 2002, calendar (page 2166), was read the third time:                                    

2002-02-08                     House Journal                      Page 2187
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 245(L&C)                                                                  
    "An Act relating to marital and family therapists."                                             
Representative Wilson moved and asked unanimous consent that                                        
CSHB 245(L&C) be returned to second reading for the specific                                        
purpose of considering Amendment No. 1.  There being no objection,                                  
it was so ordered.                                                                                  
Amendment No. 1 was offered  by Representative Wilson:                                               
Page 4, lines 1 - 6:                                                                                
 Delete all material and insert:                                                                    
      "(6) a disclosure revealing a communication about an                                      
    act that the licensee has reasonable cause to suspect                                       
    constitutes unlawful or unethical conduct that would be                                     
    grounds for imposition of disciplinary sanctions by a person                                
    licensed to provide health or mental health services, if the                                
    disclosure is made only to the licensing board with jurisdiction                            
    over the person who allegedly committed the act, and the                                    
    disclosure is made in good faith."                                                          
Page 5, line 20, following "rate;":                                                                 
    Insert "(5) a description of the exception to confidentiality                                   
    contained in AS 08.63.200 (a)(6); and"                                                          
Renumber the following paragraph accordingly.                                                       
Representative Wilson moved and asked unanimous consent that                                        
Amendment No. 1 be adopted.  There being no objection, it was so                                    
Representative Dyson moved and asked unanimous consent that he be                                   
allowed to abstain from voting due to a conflict of interest.  Objection                            
was heard, and Representative Dyson was required to vote.                                           
The question being:  "Shall CSHB 245(L&C) am pass the House?"                                       
The roll was taken with the following result:                                                       

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CSHB 245(L&C) am                                                                                    
Third Reading                                                                                       
Final Passage                                                                                       
YEAS:  35   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  4   ABSENT:  1                                                   
Yeas:  Bunde, Chenault, Cissna, Coghill, Crawford, Croft, Davies,                                   
Dyson, Fate, Foster, Guess, Halcro, Harris, Hayes, Hudson, James,                                   
Joule, Kohring, Kookesh, Kott, Lancaster, Masek, McGuire, Meyer,                                    
Morgan, Mulder, Murkowski, Ogan, Porter, Rokeberg, Scalzi,                                          
Stevens, Whitaker, Williams, Wilson                                                                 
Excused:  Berkowitz, Green, Kapsner, Kerttula                                                       
Absent:  Moses                                                                                      
And so, CSHB 245(L&C) am passed the House and was referred to                                       
the Chief Clerk for engrossment.