Legislature(2001 - 2002)
2002-05-07 House JournalFull Journal pdf
2002-05-07 House Journal Page 3422 HB 315 The following was read the second time: SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 315 "An Act allowing employers that are small businesses, small nonprofit organizations, or small associations for insurance purposes to join state employee insurance coverage as a group; and providing for an effective date." with the: Journal Page STA RPT CS(STA) NT 5DP 2NR 2773 FN1: (ADM) 2774 L&C RPT CS(L&C) NT 4DP 2NR 3089 FN1: (ADM) 3090 FIN RPT CS(FIN) NT 8DP 1NR 3253 FN2: (ADM) 3254 Representative James moved and asked unanimous consent that the following committee substitute be adopted in lieu of the original bill: CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 315(FIN) "An Act amending the definition of group health insurance, and allowing the Department of Administration to obtain a policy or policies of group health care insurance for employers that are small businesses, nonprofit organizations, special services organizations, or small associations for insurance purposes; and providing for an effective date." There being no objection, it was so ordered. Representative James moved and asked unanimous consent that CSSSHB 315(FIN) be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading, and placed on final passage. There being no objection, it was so ordered. 2002-05-07 House Journal Page 3423 CSSSHB 315(FIN) was read the third time. **The presence of Representatives Williams, Moses, and Kott was noted. Representatives Whitaker, Berkowitz, and Hayes 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 CSSSHB 315(FIN) pass the House?" The roll was taken with the following result: CSSSHB 315(FIN) Third Reading Final Passage YEAS: 35 NAYS: 4 EXCUSED: 0 ABSENT: 1 Yeas: Berkowitz, Bunde, Chenault, Cissna, Crawford, Croft, Davies, Dyson, Fate, Foster, Green, Guess, Halcro, Harris, Hayes, James, Joule, Kapsner, Kerttula, Kookesh, Kott, Lancaster, Masek, McGuire, Meyer, Morgan, Moses, Murkowski, Porter, Rokeberg, Scalzi, Stevens, Whitaker, Williams, Wilson Nays: Coghill, Hudson, Kohring, Ogan Absent: Mulder And so, CSSSHB 315(FIN) passed the House. Representative James moved and asked unanimous consent that the roll call on the passage of the bill be considered the roll call on the effective date clause. There being no objection, it was so ordered. CSSSHB 315(FIN) was referred to the Chief Clerk for engrossment.