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                                SENATE JOURNAL                                                   
                                                                                                    
                           ALASKA STATE LEGISLATURE                                              
                                                                                                    
                 TWENTY-SECOND LEGISLATURE -- SECOND SESSION                                     
                                                                                                    
Juneau, Alaska                     Monday                       May 13, 2002                      
                                                                                                    
                          One Hundred Twentieth Day                                              
                                                                                                    
Pursuant to adjournment the Senate was called to order by President                                 
Halford at 2:51 p.m.                                                                                
                                                                                                    
The roll showed sixteen members present. Senators Green, Hoffman,                                   
Leman, Wilken were absent.                                                                          
                                                                                                    
The prayer was offered by the Chaplain, Senator Ward.                                               
                                                                                                    
Senator Davis led the Senate in the Pledge of Allegiance.                                           
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                Certification                                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Taylor, Acting Majority Leader, moved and asked unanimous                                   
consent that the journal for the one hundred eighteenth legislative day                             
be approved as certified by the Secretary. Without objection, it was so                             
ordered.                                                                                            
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                           Messages from the House                                               
SB 326                                                                                            
Message dated May 12 was read, stating the House passed and                                         
returned:                                                                                           
                                                                                                    
          CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 326(FIN) "An Act                                                   
          relating to evaluating state assumption of the                                            
          wastewater discharge program under the federal                                            
          Clean Water Act; and providing for an effective                                           
          date."                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
The bill was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                              
                                                                                                    

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The presence of Senators Leman, Wilken was noted.                                                   
                                                                                                    
SB 356                                                                                            
Message dated May 12 was read, stating the House passed and                                         
returned:                                                                                           
                                                                                                    
          SENATE BILL NO. 356 am "An Act relating to the                                            
          authority of the Department of Environmental                                              
          Conservation to issue general and individual permits                                      
          for waste disposal; and providing for an effective                                        
          date."                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
The bill was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                              
                                                                                                    
SB 345                                                                                            
Message dated May 13 was read stating, the House has failed to                                      
recede from its amendments to SENATE BILL NO. 345 "An Act                                           
relating to medical assistance for rehabilitative services for certain                              
children with disabilities; relating to agreements to pay medical                                   
assistance for covered services paid for or furnished to eligible                                   
children with disabilities by a school district; and providing for an                               
effective date" namely:                                                                             
                                                                                                    
          HOUSE CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 345(RLS)                                                     
          "An Act relating to questionnaires and surveys                                            
          administered in the public schools; relating to                                           
          statewide school district correspondence study and to                                     
          centralized correspondence study; relating to the                                         
          delay of the reduction of supplementary public school                                     
          funding; relating to funding the Alaska Challenge                                         
          Youth Academy program; relating to medical                                                
          assistance for rehabilitative services for certain                                        
          children with disabilities; relating to agreements to                                     
          pay medical assistance for covered services paid for                                      
          or furnished to eligible children with disabilities by a                                  
          school district; and providing for an effective date."                                    
          (Title change authorized by HCR 35)                                                       
                                                                                                    
The Speaker has appointed the following members to a Conference                                     
Committee to meet with the like committee from the Senate to                                        
consider the bills:                                                                                 
                                                                                                    

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 Representative James                                                                               
 Representative Bunde                                                                               
 Representative Guess                                                                               
                                                                                                    
Senate members appointed May 12 (page 3400).                                                        
                                                                                                    
HB 4                                                                                              
Message dated May 12 was read, stating the House concurred in the                                   
Senate amendment to CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 4 (FIN) am, thus                                          
adopting:                                                                                           
                                                                                                    
          SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                       
          4(FIN) "An Act relating to motor vehicles and to                                          
          operating a motor vehicle, aircraft, or watercraft; and                                   
          providing for an effective date."                                                         
                                                                                                    
HB 128                                                                                            
Message dated May 12 was read, stating the House concurred in the                                   
Senate amendment to CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 128(L&C)(efd                                              
add), thus adopting:                                                                                
                                                                                                    
          SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                       
          128(FIN) "An Act relating to the required approval of                                     
          the commissioner of labor and workforce                                                   
          development for the employment of certain minors;                                         
          and providing for an effective date."                                                     
                                                                                                    
HB 402                                                                                            
Message dated May 12 was read, stating the House concurred in the                                   
Senate amendment to CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 402(FIN), thus                                            
adopting:                                                                                           
                                                                                                    
          SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                       
          402(HES) "An Act relating to diversion payments,                                          
          wage subsidies, cash assistance, and self- sufficiency                                    
          services provided under the Alaska temporary                                              
          assistance program; relating to the food stamp                                            
          program; relating to child support cases that include                                     
         persons    who    receive    cash    assistance   or   self-                              
                                                                                                    

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          sufficiency services under the Alaska temporary                                           
          assistance program; and providing for an effective                                        
          date."                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                           Messages from the House                                               
                                                                                                    
Messages dated May 13 and May 14 were read, stating the House                                       
passed and transmitted for consideration:                                                           
                                                                                                    
                        First Reading and Reference of                                           
                              House Resolutions                                                  
                                                                                                    
HCR 31                                                                                            
HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 31 BY THE HOUSE                                                     
RULES COMMITTEE,                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
          Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e),                                             
          Uniform Rules of the Alaska State Legislature,                                            
          concerning Senate Bill No. 115, relating to the Board                                     
          of Storage Tank Assistance.                                                               
                                                                                                    
was read the first time and placed on the Secretary's desk.                                         
                                                                                                    
HCR 36                                                                                            
HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 36 BY THE HOUSE                                                     
COMMUNITY AND REGIONAL AFFAIRS COMMITTEE,                                                           
                                                                                                    
          Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e),                                             
          Uniform Rules of the Alaska State Legislature,                                            
          concerning Senate Bill No. 181, relating to the                                           
          Alaska Housing Finance Corporation's small                                                
          community housing loan program and loans for                                              
          teacher housing.                                                                          
                                                                                                    
was read the first time and placed on the Secretary's desk.                                         
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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                               Concur Messages                                                   
                                                                                                    
SB 140                                                                                            
Message dated May 12 was read, stating the House passed and                                         
returned for consideration CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 140(FIN)                                          
with the following amendment:                                                                       
                                                                                                    
HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 140(FIN) "An Act                                                
relating to regulation and licensing of certain water-power                                         
development projects; and providing for an effective date."                                         
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved that the Senate concur in the House                                             
amendment.                                                                                          
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall the Senate concur in the House                                           
amendment?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                           
                                                                                                    
HCS CSSB 140(FIN)                                                                                   
Shall the Senate Concur in the House                                                                
Amendment to CSSB 140(FIN)? Effective Date                                                          
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  17   NAYS:  1   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  2                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Davis, Donley, Elton, Halford, Kelly,                                    
Leman, Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens, Taylor, Therriault,                                       
Torgerson, Ward, Wilken                                                                             
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Ellis                                                                                        
                                                                                                    
Absent:  Green, Hoffman                                                                             
                                                                                                    
and so, the Senate concurred in the House amendment, thus adopting                                  
HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 140(FIN) "An Act                                                
relating to regulation and licensing of certain water-power                                         
development projects; and providing for an effective date."                                         
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                    
the passage of the bill be considered the vote on the effective date                                
clause. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                       
                                                                                                    
The Secretary was requested to notify the House.                                                    
                                                                                                    
The bill was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                              

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The presence of Senator Green was noted.                                                            
                                                                                                    
SB 180                                                                                            
Message dated May 12 was read, stating the House passed and                                         
returned for consideration CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 180(FIN)(efd                                      
fld) with the following amendment:                                                                  
                                                                                                    
          HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO.                                                       
          180(FIN) "An Act implementing pay differentials                                           
          based on geographic areas for certain state employees                                     
          and for members of the Alaska State Defense Force;                                        
          relating to cost-of-living differentials for state aid to                                 
          municipalities."                                                                          
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved that the Senate concur in the House                                             
amendment.                                                                                          
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall the Senate concur in the House                                           
amendment?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                           
                                                                                                    
HCS CSSB 180(FIN)                                                                                   
Shall the Senate Concur in the House                                                                
Amendment to CSSB 180(FIN)(efd fld)?                                                                
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  4   NAYS:  15   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  1                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Ellis, Elton, Lincoln, Olson                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Austerman, Cowdery, Davis, Donley, Green, Halford, Kelly,                                    
Leman, Phillips, Stevens, Taylor, Therriault, Torgerson, Ward, Wilken                               
                                                                                                    
Absent:  Hoffman                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
and so, the Senate failed to concur.                                                                
                                                                                                    
The Secretary was requested to notify the House of the Senate's action                              
and request the House to recede from its amendment.                                                 
                                                                                                    
SB 270                                                                                            
Message dated May 13 was read, stating the House passed and                                         
returned for consideration CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 270(L&C)                                          
with the following amendments:                                                                      

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          HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO.                                                       
          270(RLS) am H "An Act extending the termination                                           
          date of the Board of Dispensing Opticians; relating to                                    
          the regulation of dispensing opticians; and providing                                     
          for an effective date."                                                                   
                                                                                                    
with a House Letter of Intent (House Journal page 3592).                                            
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved that the Senate concur in the House                                             
amendments.                                                                                         
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall the Senate concur in the House                                           
amendments?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                          
                                                                                                    
HCS CSSB 270(RLS) am H                                                                              
Shall the Senate Concur in the House Amendments                                                     
to CSSB 270(L&C)? Effective Date                                                                    
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  18   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  2                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Davis, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Green,                                      
Halford, Leman, Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens, Taylor, Therriault,                              
Torgerson, Ward, Wilken                                                                             
                                                                                                    
Absent:  Hoffman, Kelly                                                                             
                                                                                                    
and so, the Senate concurred in the House amendments, thus adopting                                 
HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 270(RLS) am H "An                                               
Act extending the termination date of the Board of Dispensing                                       
Opticians; relating to the regulation of dispensing opticians; and                                  
providing for an effective date."                                                                   
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                    
the passage of the bill be considered the vote on the effective date                                
clause. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                       
                                                                                                    
The Secretary was requested to notify the House.                                                    
                                                                                                    
The bill was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                              
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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SB 302                                                                                            
Message dated May 12 was read, stating the House passed and                                         
returned for consideration CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 302(JUD)                                          
with the following amendment:                                                                       
                                                                                                    
          HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO.                                                       
          302(HES) "An Act defining the term 'mental health                                         
          professional' for the purpose of statutes relating to the                                 
          evaluation of prisoners who may need psychological                                        
          or psychiatric treatment, for the purpose of statutes                                     
          relating to the evaluation of children in need of aid                                     
          and delinquent minors who may need to be confined                                         
          in a secure residential psychiatric treatment center or                                   
          who should be released from such a center, for the                                        
          purpose of statutes requiring certain professionals to                                    
          report the possibility that a vulnerable adult has been                                   
          abused or neglected, and for the purpose of statutes                                      
          relating to mental health civil commitments."                                             
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved that the Senate concur in the House                                             
amendment.                                                                                          
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall the Senate concur in the House                                           
amendment?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                           
                                                                                                    
HCS CSSB 302(HES)                                                                                   
Shall the Senate Concur in the House                                                                
Amendment to CSSB 302(JUD)?                                                                         
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  18   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  2                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Davis, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Green,                                      
Halford, Leman, Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens, Taylor, Therriault,                              
Torgerson, Ward, Wilken                                                                             
                                                                                                    
Absent:  Hoffman, Kelly                                                                             
                                                                                                    
and so, the Senate concurred in the House amendment, thus adopting                                  
HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 302(HES) "An Act                                                
defining the term 'mental health professional' for the purpose of                                   
statutes relating to the evaluation of prisoners who may need                                       
psychological or psychiatric treatment, for the purpose of statutes                                 

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relating to the evaluation of children in need of aid and delinquent                                
minors who may need to be confined in a secure residential psychiatric                              
treatment center or who should be released from such a center, for the                              
purpose of statutes requiring certain professionals to report the                                   
possibility that a vulnerable adult has been abused or neglected, and                               
for the purpose of statutes relating to mental health civil                                         
commitments."                                                                                       
                                                                                                    
The Secretary was requested to notify the House.                                                    
                                                                                                    
The bill was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                              
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                          Standing Committee Reports                                             
                                                                                                    
HB 27                                                                                             
The Finance Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                              
27(FIN) "An Act relating to the registration of individuals who                                     
perform home inspections; relating to regulation of contractors;                                    
relating to registration fees for specialty contractors, home inspectors,                           
and associate home inspectors; relating to home inspection                                          
requirements for residential loans purchased or approved by the                                     
Alaska Housing Finance Corporation; relating to civil actions by and                                
against home inspectors and to civil actions arising from residential                               
unit inspections; and providing for an effective date" and                                          
recommended the adoption of the Judiciary Senate Committee                                          
Substitute offered on page 3332. Signing no recommendation: Senator                                 
Kelly, Cochair, Senators Green, Austerman, Hoffman, Olson, Leman,                                   
Ward. Signing do pass: Senator Wilken.                                                              
                                                                                                    
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                      
 Fiscal Note No. 5, zero, Department of Revenue                                                     
 Fiscal Note No. 6, Department of Community and Economic                                            
  Development                                                                                       
                                                                                                    
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                                       
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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HB 51                                                                                             
The Finance Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                              
51(FIN) "An Act giving notice of and approving the entry into and the                               
issuance of certificates of participation for a lease-purchase agreement                            
for a seafood and food safety laboratory facility; relating to the use of                           
certain investment income for certain construction costs; and                                       
providing for an effective date" and recommended it be replaced with                                
                                                                                                    
                     SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                           
          51(FIN)                                                                                   
                                                                                                    
Signing no recommendation: Senator Kelly, Cochair, Senators                                         
Hoffman, Olson, Wilken, Ward, Austerman. Signing do pass: Senator                                   
Leman.                                                                                              
                                                                                                    
The following fiscal information was published today:                                               
 Fiscal Note No. 5, Department of Environmental Conservation                                        
 Fiscal Note No. 6, zero, Department of Administration                                              
 Fiscal Note No. 7, Department of Revenue                                                           
                                                                                                    
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                                       
                                                                                                    
HB 131                                                                                            
The Finance Committee considered HOUSE BILL NO. 131 "An Act                                         
relating to standards for forest resources and practices; and providing                             
for an effective date" and recommended it be replaced with                                          
                                                                                                    
          SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 131(FIN)                                                     
                                                                                                    
Signing do pass: Senator Kelly, Cochair, Senators Green, Austerman,                                 
Hoffman, Olson, Wilken, Ward, Leman.                                                                
                                                                                                    
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                      
 Fiscal Note No. 2, zero, Department of Natural Resources                                           
                                                                                                    
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                                       
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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HB 152                                                                                            
The Judiciary Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                            
152(RLS) "An Act relating to brewpub licenses; and providing for an                                 
effective date" and recommended it be replaced with                                                 
                                                                                                    
                     SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                           
          152(JUD) "An Act relating to brewpub licenses."                                           
          (technical title change)                                                                  
                                                                                                    
Signing do pass: Senator Taylor, Chair, Senators Ellis, Cowdery.                                    
Signing no recommendation: Senator Therriault. Signing do not pass:                                 
Senator Donley.                                                                                     
                                                                                                    
The following fiscal information was published today:                                               
 Fiscal Note No. 2, zero, Senate Judiciary Committee                                                
                                                                                                    
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                                       
                                                                                                    
HB 252                                                                                            
The Finance Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                              
252(RLS) "An Act relating to the construction of certain statutes                                   
relating to children; relating to the scope of duty and standard of care                            
for persons who provide services to certain children and families;                                  
relating to civil liability for damages to certain children and their                               
families resulting from failure to comply with certain statutes; relating                           
to intensive family preservation services; and providing for an                                     
effective date" and recommended it be replaced with                                                 
                                                                                                    
                     SENATE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO.                                          
          252(FIN)                                                                                  
                                                                                                    
Signing do pass: Senators Donley, Kelly, Cochairs, Senators Green,                                  
Austerman, Hoffman, Olson, Wilken, Ward, Leman.                                                     
                                                                                                    
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                      
 Fiscal Note No. 1, Department of Health and Social Services                                        
 Fiscal Note No. 2, zero, Department of Law                                                         
                                                                                                    
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                                       
                                                                                                    

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HB 303                                                                                            
The Finance Committee considered 2d CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                           
303(RLS) "An Act relating to taxation of individual income; and                                     
providing for an effective date." Signing no recommendation: Senator                                
Kelly, Cochair, Senators Olson, Hoffman, Austerman. Signing do not                                  
pass: Senator Donley, Cochair, Senators Green, Wilken, Leman.                                       
Signing do not pass bad bill: Senator Ward.                                                         
                                                                                                    
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                      
 Fiscal Note No. 2, Department of Revenue                                                           
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                    
referred to the Rules Committee for placement on the Calendar                                       
notwithstanding the report of the Committees. Senator Ellis objected.                               
                                                                                                    
Senator Ellis called the Senate. The call was satisfied.                                            
                                                                                                    
The presence of Senator Hoffman was noted.                                                          
                                                                                                    
HB 303                                                                                            
The question being: "Shall 2d CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 303(RLS)                                        
"An Act relating to taxation of individual income; and providing for an                             
effective date" be referred to the Rules Committee for placement on                                 
the Calendar?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                        
                                                                                                    
2d CSHB 303(RLS)                                                                                    
Shall the bill be referred to the Rules                                                             
Committee for placement on the Calendar?                                                            
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  11   NAYS:  9   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Donley, Green, Halford, Kelly, Leman,                                    
Phillips, Stevens, Therriault, Torgerson                                                            
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Davis, Ellis, Elton, Hoffman, Lincoln, Olson, Taylor, Ward,                                  
Wilken                                                                                              
                                                                                                    
and so, the bill was referred to the Rules Committee for placement on                               
the Calendar.                                                                                       
                                                                                                    
HB 317                                                                                            
The Finance Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                              

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317(FIN) "An Act relating to stalking and to violating a protective                                 
order; and amending Rules 4 and 65, Alaska Rules of Civil Procedure,                                
and Rule 9, Alaska Rules of Administration." Signing do pass:                                       
Senators Kelly, Donley, Cochairs, Senators Green, Austerman,                                        
Hoffman, Olson, Wilken, Ward, Leman.                                                                
                                                                                                    
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                      
 Fiscal Note No. 1, zero, Department of Law                                                         
 Fiscal Note No. 2, indeterminate, Department of Corrections                                        
 Fiscal Note No. 3, indeterminate, Department of Administration                                     
 Fiscal Note No. 5, zero, Department of Public Safety                                               
                                                                                                    
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                                       
                                                                                                    
HB 489                                                                                            
The Finance Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                              
489(JUD) "An Act relating to cruelty to animals." Signing do pass:                                  
Senator Donley, Cochair, Senator Ward. Signing no recommendation:                                   
Senator Kelly, Cochair, Senators Green, Austerman, Hoffman, Olson,                                  
Wilken, Leman.                                                                                      
                                                                                                    
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                      
 Fiscal Note No. 1, indeterminate, Department of Corrections                                        
 Fiscal Note No. 2, indeterminate, Department of Law                                                
                                                                                                    
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                                       
                                                                                                    
HB 498                                                                                            
The Finance Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                              
498(FIN) am "An Act expressing legislative intent regarding privately                               
operated correctional facility space and services; relating to the                                  
development and financing of privately operated correctional facility                               
space and services; authorizing the Department of Corrections to enter                              
into an agreement for the confinement and care of prisoners in                                      
privately operated correctional facility space in the City of Whittier;                             
giving notice of and approving the entry into and the issuance of                                   
certificates of participation for the upgrade, expansion, and                                       
replacement of a certain correctional facility in the City of Bethel;                               
giving notice of and approving the entry into lease-financing                                       
agreements for that project; and providing for an effective date."                                  

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Signing do pass: Senator Donley, Cochair, Senators Hoffman, Leman,                                  
Ward. Signing no recommendation: Senator Kelly, Cochair, Senator                                    
Austerman. Signing do not pass: Senators Green, Olson, Wilken.                                      
                                                                                                    
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                      
 Fiscal Note No. 3, Department of Corrections                                                       
 Fiscal Note No. 4, Department of Revenue                                                           
                                                                                                    
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                                       
                                                                                                    
HJR 35                                                                                            
The Finance Committee considered HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION                                             
NO. 35 am Relating to urging the United States Congress to amend the                                
tax code to permanently repeal the estate tax. Signing do pass: Senator                             
Kelly, Cochair, Senators Green, Wilken, Ward, Leman. Signing do not                                 
pass really bad idea: Senator Donley, Cochair. Signing no                                           
recommendation: Senators Austerman, Hoffman, Olson.                                                 
                                                                                                    
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                      
 Fiscal Note No. 1, zero, House State Affairs Committee                                             
                                                                                                    
The resolution was referred to the Rules Committee.                                                 
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                        Introduction and Reference of                                            
                              Senate Resolutions                                                 
                                                                                                    
SCR 43                                                                                            
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 43 BY THE                                                          
SENATE FINANCE COMMITTEE,                                                                           
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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          Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e),                                             
          Uniform Rules of the Alaska State Legislature,                                            
          concerning House Bill No. 525, relating to the                                            
          issuance of general obligation bonds for deferred                                         
          maintenance.                                                                              
                                                                                                    
was read the first time and placed on the Secretary's desk.                                         
                                                                                                    
                        Consideration of the Calendar                                            
                                                                                                    
                        Second Reading of Senate Bills                                           
                                                                                                    
SB 55                                                                                             
SENATE BILL NO. 55 "An Act changing the name of the Alaska                                          
Pioneers' Home to the Alaska Pioneers' and Veterans' Home and of the                                
Alaska Pioneers' Homes Advisory Board to the Alaska Pioneers' and                                   
Veterans' Home Advisory Board; relating to services for veterans in                                 
the home; relating to the advisory board for the home; making other                                 
amendments to the statutes relating to the home; making conforming                                  
amendments to other statutes; and providing for an effective date" was                              
read the second time.                                                                               
                                                                                                    
Senator Phillips, Chair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                  
adoption of the Rules Committee Substitute offered on page 3404.                                    
Without objection, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 55(RLS) "An Act                                           
changing the name of the Alaska Pioneers' Home to the Alaska                                        
Pioneers' and Veterans' Home and of the Alaska Pioneers' Homes                                      
Advisory Board to the Alaska Pioneers' and Veterans' Home Advisory                                  
Board; relating to housing and services for veterans; relating to the                               
advisory board for the home; making other amendments to the statutes                                
relating to the home; and providing for an effective date" was adopted                              
and read the second time.                                                                           
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                    
considered engrossed, advanced to third reading and placed on final                                 
passage. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                      
                                                                                                    
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 55(RLS) was read the third time.                                             
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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The question being: "Shall CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 55(RLS) "An                                       
Act changing the name of the Alaska Pioneers' Home to the Alaska                                    
Pioneers' and Veterans' Home and of the Alaska Pioneers' Homes                                      
Advisory Board to the Alaska Pioneers' and Veterans' Home Advisory                                  
Board; relating to housing and services for veterans; relating to the                               
advisory board for the home; making other amendments to the statutes                                
relating to the home; and providing for an effective date" pass the                                 
Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                              
                                                                                                    
CSSB 55(RLS)                                                                                        
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
Effective Dates                                                                                     
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Davis, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Green,                                      
Halford, Hoffman, Kelly, Leman, Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens,                                  
Taylor, Therriault, Torgerson, Ward, Wilken                                                         
                                                                                                    
and so, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 55 (RLS) passed the Senate.                                          
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                    
the passage of the bill be considered the vote on the effective date                                
clauses. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                      
                                                                                                    
                       Reconsideration of Senate Bills                                           
                                                                                                    
SB 55                                                                                             
Senator Ellis gave notice of reconsideration on CS FOR SENATE                                       
BILL NO. 55(RLS) and moved and asked unanimous consent that it                                      
be taken up at this time. Without objection, it was so ordered and the                              
bill was before the Senate on reconsideration.                                                      
                                                                                                    
The question to be reconsidered: "Shall CS FOR SENATE BILL NO.                                      
55(RLS) "An Act changing the name of the Alaska Pioneers' Home to                                   
the Alaska Pioneers' and Veterans' Home and of the Alaska Pioneers'                                 
Homes Advisory Board to the Alaska Pioneers' and Veterans' Home                                     
Advisory Board; relating to housing and services for veterans; relating                             
to the advisory board for the home; making other amendments to the                                  
statutes relating to the home; and providing for an effective date" pass                            
the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                          

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CSSB 55(RLS)                                                                                        
Third Reading - On Reconsideration                                                                  
Effective Dates                                                                                     
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Davis, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Green,                                      
Halford, Hoffman, Kelly, Leman, Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens,                                  
Taylor, Therriault, Torgerson, Ward, Wilken                                                         
                                                                                                    
and so, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 55(RLS) passed the Senate on                                         
reconsideration.                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                    
the passage of the bill be considered the vote on the effective date                                
clause. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was referred                              
to the Secretary for engrossment.                                                                   
                                                                                                    
                  Second Reading of Senate Bills (continued)                                     
                                                                                                    
SB 230                                                                                            
SENATE BILL NO. 230 "An Act relating to recommending or                                             
refusing psychotropic drugs as a treatment for children and to the                                  
evaluation and treatment of children with behavioral or psychological                               
problems" was read the second time.                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Senator Taylor, Chair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                    
adoption of the Judiciary Committee Substitute offered on page 3331.                                
Without objection, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 230(JUD) was                                              
adopted and read the second time.                                                                   
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                    
considered engrossed, advanced to third reading and placed on final                                 
passage. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                      
                                                                                                    
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 230(JUD) was read the third time.                                            
                                                                                                    
Senators Halford, Taylor, Cowdery, Leman, Lincoln moved and asked                                   
unanimous consent to be shown as cosponsors on the bill. Without                                    
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                       

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The question being: "Shall CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 230(JUD)                                          
"An Act relating to recommending or refusing psychotropic drugs or                                  
certain types of evaluations or treatments for children" pass the                                   
Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                              
                                                                                                    
CSSB 230(JUD)                                                                                       
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Davis, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Green,                                      
Halford, Hoffman, Kelly, Leman, Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens,                                  
Taylor, Therriault, Torgerson, Ward, Wilken                                                         
                                                                                                    
and so, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 230(JUD) passed the Senate.                                          
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                       Reconsideration of Senate Bills                                           
                                                                                                    
SB 230                                                                                            
Senator Taylor gave notice of reconsideration on CS FOR SENATE                                      
BILL NO. 230(JUD) and moved and asked unanimous consent that it                                     
be taken up at this time. Without objection, it was so ordered and the                              
bill was before the Senate on reconsideration.                                                      
                                                                                                    
The question to be reconsidered: "Shall CS FOR SENATE BILL NO.                                      
230(JUD) "An Act relating to recommending or refusing psychotropic                                  
drugs or certain types of evaluations or treatments for children" pass                              
the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                          
                                                                                                    
CSSB 230(JUD)                                                                                       
Third Reading - On Reconsideration                                                                  
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Davis, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Green,                                      
Halford, Hoffman, Kelly, Leman, Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens,                                  
Taylor, Therriault, Torgerson, Ward, Wilken                                                         
                                                                                                    
and so, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 230(JUD) passed the Senate on                                        
reconsideration and was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                  
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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                  Second Reading of Senate Bills (continued)                                     
                                                                                                    
SB 317                                                                                            
SENATE BILL NO. 317 "An Act relating to the national forest                                         
income program in the Department of Community and Economic                                          
Development and to the authority of the department to adopt                                         
regulations; and providing for an effective date" was read the second                               
time.                                                                                               
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                    
considered engrossed, advanced to third reading and placed on final                                 
passage. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                      
                                                                                                    
SENATE BILL NO. 317 was read the third time.                                                        
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall SENATE BILL NO. 317 "An Act relating                                     
to the national forest income program in the Department of                                          
Community and Economic Development and to the authority of the                                      
department to adopt regulations; and providing for an effective date"                               
pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                     
                                                                                                    
SB 317                                                                                              
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
Effective Date                                                                                      
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Davis, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Green,                                      
Halford, Hoffman, Kelly, Leman, Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens,                                  
Taylor, Therriault, Torgerson, Ward, Wilken                                                         
                                                                                                    
and so, SENATE BILL NO. 317 passed the Senate.                                                      
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                    
the passage of the bill be considered the vote on the effective date                                
clause. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                       
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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                       Reconsideration of Senate Bills                                           
                                                                                                    
SB 317                                                                                            
Senator Leman gave notice of reconsideration on SENATE BILL NO.                                     
317 and moved and asked unanimous consent that it be taken up at this                               
time. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was before the                              
Senate on reconsideration.                                                                          
                                                                                                    
The question to be reconsidered: "Shall SENATE BILL NO. 317 "An                                     
Act relating to the national forest income program in the Department                                
of Community and Economic Development and to the authority of the                                   
department to adopt regulations; and providing for an effective date"                               
pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                     
                                                                                                    
SB 317                                                                                              
Third Reading - On Reconsideration                                                                  
Effective Date                                                                                      
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Davis, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Green,                                      
Halford, Hoffman, Kelly, Leman, Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens,                                  
Taylor, Therriault, Torgerson, Ward, Wilken                                                         
                                                                                                    
and so, SENATE BILL NO. 317 passed the Senate on reconsideration.                                   
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                    
the passage of the bill be considered the vote on the effective date                                
clause. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was referred                              
to the Secretary for engrossment.                                                                   
                                                                                                    
                  Second Reading of Senate Bills (continued)                                     
                                                                                                    
SB 366                                                                                            
SENATE BILL NO. 366 "An Act relating to the fee for the Chitina                                     
dip net fishing permit; and providing for an effective date" was read                               
the second time.                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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Senator Torgerson, Chair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                 
adoption of the Resources Committee Substitute offered on page 3256.                                
Without objection, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 366(RES) "An Act                                          
relating to the fee for the Chitina dip net fishing permit and to Chitina                           
fishery access; and providing for an effective date" was adopted and                                
read the second time.                                                                               
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                    
considered engrossed, advanced to third reading and placed on final                                 
passage. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                      
                                                                                                    
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 366(RES) was read the third time.                                            
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 366(RES)                                          
"An Act relating to the fee for the Chitina dip net fishing permit and to                           
Chitina fishery access; and providing for an effective date" pass the                               
Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                              
                                                                                                    
CSSB 366(RES)                                                                                       
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
Effective Date                                                                                      
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  1                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Davis, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Green,                                      
Halford, Hoffman, Leman, Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens, Taylor,                                 
Therriault, Torgerson, Ward, Wilken                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Absent:  Kelly                                                                                      
                                                                                                    
and so, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 366(RES) passed the Senate.                                          
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                    
the passage of the bill be considered the vote on the effective date                                
clause. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                       
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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                       Reconsideration of Senate Bills                                           
                                                                                                    
SB 366                                                                                            
Senator Leman gave notice of reconsideration on CS FOR SENATE                                       
BILL NO. 366(RES) and moved and asked unanimous consent that it                                     
be taken up at this time. Without objection, it was so ordered and the                              
bill was before the Senate on reconsideration.                                                      
                                                                                                    
The question to be reconsidered: "Shall "Shall CS FOR SENATE                                        
BILL NO. 366(RES) "An Act relating to the fee for the Chitina dip net                               
fishing permit and to Chitina fishery access; and providing for an                                  
effective date" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following                             
result:                                                                                             
                                                                                                    
CSSB 366(RES)                                                                                       
Third Reading - On Reconsideration                                                                  
Effective Date                                                                                      
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  18   NAYS:  1   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  1                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Davis, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Green,                                      
Halford, Hoffman, Leman, Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens, Taylor,                                 
Torgerson, Ward, Wilken                                                                             
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Therriault                                                                                   
                                                                                                    
Absent:  Kelly                                                                                      
                                                                                                    
and so, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 366(RES) passed the Senate on                                        
reconsideration.                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                    
the passage of the bill be considered the vote on the effective date                                
clause. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was referred                              
to the Secretary for engrossment.                                                                   
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                        Second Reading of House Bills                                            
                                                                                                    
HB 162                                                                                            
HOUSE BILL NO. 162 "An Act relating to absences from the state                                      
under the longevity bonus program" was read the second time.                                        
                                                                                                    

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Senator Therriault, Chair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                
adoption of the State Affairs Senate Committee Substitute offered on                                
page 2903. Without objection, SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                          
162(STA) was adopted and read the second time.                                                      
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                    
considered engrossed, advanced to third reading and placed on final                                 
passage. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                      
                                                                                                    
SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 162(STA) was read the third                                            
time.                                                                                               
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                             
162(STA) "An Act relating to absences from the state under the                                      
longevity bonus program" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with                                  
the following result:                                                                               
                                                                                                    
SCS HB 162(STA)                                                                                     
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  16   NAYS:  1   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  3                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Davis, Ellis, Elton, Green, Halford,                                     
Leman, Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens, Taylor, Torgerson, Ward,                                  
Wilken                                                                                              
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Therriault                                                                                   
                                                                                                    
Absent:  Donley, Hoffman, Kelly                                                                     
                                                                                                    
and so, SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 162(STA) passed the                                            
Senate and was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                           
                                                                                                    
HB 180                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 180(JUD) "An Act relating to persons                                          
who provide services related to children; establishing a legislative task                           
force on child services; and providing for an effective date" was read                              
the second time.                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                    
advanced to third reading and placed on final passage. Without                                      
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                       
                                                                                                    

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CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 180(JUD) was read the third time.                                             
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 180(JUD) "An                                       
Act relating to persons who provide services related to children;                                   
establishing a legislative task force on child services; and providing                              
for an effective date" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the                                
following result:                                                                                   
                                                                                                    
CSHB 180(JUD)                                                                                       
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
Effective Dates                                                                                     
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  17   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  3                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Davis, Ellis, Elton, Green, Halford,                                     
Leman, Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens, Taylor, Therriault,                                       
Torgerson, Ward, Wilken                                                                             
                                                                                                    
Absent:  Donley, Hoffman, Kelly                                                                     
                                                                                                    
and so, CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 180(JUD) passed the Senate.                                           
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                    
the passage of the bill be considered the vote on the effective date                                
clauses. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was signed                               
by the President and Secretary and returned to the House.                                           
                                                                                                    
HB 209                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 209(HES) "An Act directing the                                                
Department of Health and Social Services to establish a foster care                                 
transition program; relating to that program; and providing for an                                  
effective date" was read the second time.                                                           
                                                                                                    
Senator Green, Chair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                     
adoption of the Health, Education and Social Services Senate                                        
Committee Substitute offered on page 2945. Without objection,                                       
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 209(HES) was                                                    
adopted and read the second time.                                                                   
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                    
considered engrossed, advanced to third reading and placed on final                                 
passage. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                      

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SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 209(HES) was read                                               
the third time.                                                                                     
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                          
NO. 209(HES) "An Act directing the Department of Health and Social                                  
Services to establish a foster care transition program; relating to that                            
program; and providing for an effective date" pass the Senate?" The                                 
roll was taken with the following result:                                                           
                                                                                                    
SCS CSHB 209(HES)                                                                                   
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
Effective Dates                                                                                     
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  17   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  3                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Davis, Ellis, Elton, Green, Halford,                                     
Leman, Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens, Taylor, Therriault,                                       
Torgerson, Ward, Wilken                                                                             
                                                                                                    
Absent:  Donley, Hoffman, Kelly                                                                     
                                                                                                    
and so, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 209(HES)                                                
passed the Senate.                                                                                  
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                    
the passage of the bill be considered the vote on the effective date                                
clauses. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was referred                             
to the Secretary for engrossment.                                                                   
                                                                                                    
HB 348                                                                                            
HOUSE BILL NO. 348 "An Act relating to violations of domestic                                       
violence protective orders" was read the second time.                                               
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                    
advanced to third reading and placed on final passage. Without                                      
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                       
                                                                                                    
HOUSE BILL NO. 348 was read the third time.                                                         
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall HOUSE BILL NO. 348 "An Act relating to                                   
violations of domestic violence protective orders" pass the Senate?"                                
The roll was taken with the following result:                                                       

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HB 348                                                                                              
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  1                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Davis, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Green,                                      
Halford, Kelly, Leman, Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens, Taylor,                                   
Therriault, Torgerson, Ward, Wilken                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Absent:  Hoffman                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
and so, HOUSE BILL NO. 348 passed the Senate, was signed by the                                     
President and Secretary and returned to the House.                                                  
                                                                                                    
HB 420                                                                                            
HOUSE BILL NO. 420(title am) "An Act repealing certain sunset                                       
provisions relating to the use of water; and providing for an effective                             
date" was read the second time.                                                                     
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                    
advanced to third reading and placed on final passage. Without                                      
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                       
                                                                                                    
HOUSE BILL NO. 420(title am) was read the third time.                                               
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall HOUSE BILL NO. 420(title am) "An Act                                     
repealing certain sunset provisions relating to the use of water; and                               
providing for an effective date" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken                               
with the following result:                                                                          
                                                                                                    
HB 420(title am)                                                                                    
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
Effective Date                                                                                      
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  15   NAYS:  4   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  1                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Donley, Green, Halford, Kelly, Leman,                                    
Lincoln, Phillips, Stevens, Taylor, Therriault, Torgerson, Ward,                                    
Wilken                                                                                              
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Davis, Ellis, Elton, Olson                                                                   
                                                                                                    
Absent:  Hoffman                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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and so, HOUSE BILL NO. 420(title am) passed the Senate.                                             
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                    
the passage of the bill be considered the vote on the effective date                                
clause. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                       
                                                                                                    
Senator Ellis gave notice of reconsideration.                                                       
                                                                                                    
HB 526                                                                                            
HOUSE BILL NO. 526 "An Act relating to the deadline for filing                                      
financial disclosure statements for public members and public member                                
nominees of the Select Committee on Legislative Ethics" was read the                                
second time.                                                                                        
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                    
advanced to third reading and placed on final passage. Without                                      
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                       
                                                                                                    
HOUSE BILL NO. 526 was read the third time.                                                         
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall HOUSE BILL NO. 526 "An Act relating to                                   
the deadline for filing financial disclosure statements for public                                  
members and public member nominees of the Select Committee on                                       
Legislative Ethics" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the                                   
following result:                                                                                   
                                                                                                    
HB 526                                                                                              
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  1                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Davis, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Green,                                      
Halford, Kelly, Leman, Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens, Taylor,                                   
Therriault, Torgerson, Ward, Wilken                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Absent:  Hoffman                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
and so, HOUSE BILL NO. 526 passed the Senate, was signed by the                                     
President and Secretary and returned to the House.                                                  
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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SCR 42                                                                                            
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 42 was read the                                                    
second time and was before the Senate on final passage.                                             
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION                                             
NO. 42 Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules                                  
of the Alaska State Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 246,                                     
relating to insurance, pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the                                
following result:                                                                                   
                                                                                                    
SCR 42                                                                                              
Second Reading - Final Passage                                                                      
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  1                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Davis, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Green,                                      
Halford, Kelly, Leman, Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens, Taylor,                                   
Therriault, Torgerson, Ward, Wilken                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Absent:  Hoffman                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
and so, SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 42 passed the                                              
Senate and was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                           
                                                                                                    
HB 246                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 246(JUD) "An Act relating to regulation                                       
of a person providing insurance for the cost of medical care, to                                    
confidentiality of insurance records, to insurance hearings, to                                     
insurance fees, to annual and quarterly statements by insurers, to                                  
managed care insurance, to taxes on insurance, to insurer certificates                              
of authority, to risk based capital for insurers, to unauthorized and                               
nonadmitted insurers, to surplus lines insurance, to health insurance, to                           
life insurance, to annuity insurance, to consumer credit insurance, to                              
insurer liquidation, to multiple employer welfare arrangements, to the                              
Alaska Insurance Guaranty Association, to hospital and medical                                      
service corporations, and to regulation of insurance producers, agents,                             
brokers, managers, and adjusters; and providing for an effective date"                              
was read the second time.                                                                           
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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Senator Taylor, Chair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                    
adoption of the Judiciary Senate Committee Substitute offered on page                               
3335. Without objection, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                            
NO. 246(JUD) "An Act relating to regulation of a person providing                                   
insurance for the cost of medical care, to confidentiality of insurance                             
records, to insurance hearings, to insurance fees, to annual and                                    
quarterly statements by insurers, to managed care insurance, to taxes                               
on insurance, to insurer certificates of authority, to risk based capital                           
for insurers, to unauthorized and nonadmitted insurers, to surplus lines                            
insurance, to health insurance, to life insurance, to annuity insurance,                            
to consumer credit insurance, to insurer liquidation, to multiple                                   
employer welfare arrangements, to title insurance, to the Alaska                                    
Insurance Guaranty Association, to hospital and medical service                                     
corporations, and to regulation of insurance producers, agents, brokers,                            
managers, and adjusters; and providing for an effective date" was                                   
adopted and read the second time.                                                                   
                                                                                                    
Senator Donley offered Amendment No. 1:                                                             
                                                                                                    
Page 1, line 8, following "corporations,":                                                        
 Insert "to motor vehicle insurance,"                                                             
                                                                                                    
Page 37, following line 8:                                                                          
 Insert a new bill section to read:                                                                 
   "* Sec. 60.  AS 21.89.020 is amended by adding new subsections to                              
read:                                                                                               
 (i)  An insurance company offering automobile liability insurance                                  
in this state for injury to or destruction of property shall initially offer,                       
in writing, to cover the insured person against medical expenses as a                               
result of bodily injury or death resulting from the operation of a motor                            
vehicle.  An insured who declines coverage offered under this                                       
subsection shall, at the initial offer, sign a waiver of coverage.                                  
 (j)  An insurance company providing comprehensive coverage for                                     
loss or damage to a motor vehicle shall, as a part of the comprehensive                             
coverage, provide coverage for at least 75 percent of the cost of                                   
replacing a malfunctioning safety belt in the covered motor vehicle.                                
Coverage provided under this subsection is in addition to coverage for                              
direct and accidental loss of or damage to the motor vehicle."                                      
                                                                                                    
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                   

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Senator Donley moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 1. Senator                                   
Lincoln objected.                                                                                   
                                                                                                    
Senator Green moved and asked unanimous consent to abstain from                                     
voting because of a conflict of interest. Objections were heard and                                 
Senator Green was required to vote.                                                                 
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 1 be adopted?" The roll                                    
was taken with the following result:                                                                
                                                                                                    
SCS CSHB 246(JUD)                                                                                   
Second Reading                                                                                      
Amendment No. 1                                                                                     
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  8   NAYS:  7   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  5                                                    
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Davis, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Lincoln, Stevens, Torgerson,                                    
Wilken                                                                                              
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Cowdery, Green, Halford, Leman, Olson, Phillips, Taylor                                      
                                                                                                    
Absent:  Austerman, Hoffman, Kelly, Therriault, Ward                                                
                                                                                                    
and so, Amendment No. 1 was adopted.                                                                
                                                                                                    
Senator Taylor offered Amendment No. 2:                                                             
                                                                                                    
Page 37, following line 14:                                                                         
 Insert a new bill section to read:                                                                 
   "* Sec. 62.  Section 51 of this Act takes effect July 1, 2004."                                
                                                                                                    
Renumber the following bill section accordingly.                                                    
                                                                                                    
Page 37, line 15:                                                                                   
 Delete "This"                                                                                      
 Insert  "Except as provided in sec. 62 of this Act, this"                                          
                                                                                                    
Senator Taylor moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 2.                                           
Objections were heard.                                                                              
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 2 be adopted?" The roll                                    
was taken with the following result:                                                                
                                                                                                    

2002-05-13                     Senate Journal                      Page 3447
SCS CSHB 246(JUD) am S                                                                              
Second Reading                                                                                      
Amendment No. 2                                                                                     
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  3   NAYS:  13   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  4                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Donley, Green, Taylor                                                                        
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Austerman, Cowdery, Davis, Ellis, Elton, Halford, Leman,                                     
Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens, Torgerson, Wilken                                                
                                                                                                    
Absent:  Hoffman, Kelly, Therriault, Ward                                                           
                                                                                                    
and so, Amendment No. 2 failed.                                                                     
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                    
considered engrossed, advanced to third reading and placed on final                                 
passage. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                      
                                                                                                    
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 246(JUD) am S was                                               
read the third time.                                                                                
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                          
NO. 246(JUD) am S "An Act relating to regulation of a person                                        
providing insurance for the cost of medical care, to confidentiality of                             
insurance records, to insurance hearings, to insurance fees, to annual                              
and quarterly statements by insurers, to managed care insurance, to                                 
taxes on insurance, to insurer certificates of authority, to risk based                             
capital for insurers, to unauthorized and nonadmitted insurers, to                                  
surplus lines insurance, to health insurance, to life insurance, to                                 
annuity insurance, to consumer credit insurance, to insurer liquidation,                            
to multiple employer welfare arrangements, to title insurance, to the                               
Alaska Insurance Guaranty Association, to hospital and medical                                      
service corporations, to motor vehicle insurance, and to regulation of                              
insurance producers, agents, brokers, managers, and adjusters; and                                  
providing for an effective date" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken                               
with the following result:                                                                          
                                                                                                    
SCS CSHB 246(JUD) am S                                                                              
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  12   NAYS:  4   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  4                                                   
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Davis, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Lincoln,                                    
Olson, Phillips, Stevens, Taylor, Torgerson                                                         
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Green, Halford, Leman, Wilken                                                                
                                                                                                    
Absent:  Hoffman, Kelly, Therriault, Ward                                                           
                                                                                                    
and so, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 246(JUD) am                                             
S passed the Senate.                                                                                
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved the effective date clause.                                                      
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall the effective date clause be adopted?" The                               
roll was taken with the following result:                                                           
                                                                                                    
SCS CSHB 246(JUD) am S                                                                              
Effective Date Clause                                                                               
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  16   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  4                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Davis, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Green,                                      
Halford, Leman, Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens, Taylor, Torgerson,                               
Wilken                                                                                              
                                                                                                    
Absent:  Hoffman, Kelly, Therriault, Ward                                                           
                                                                                                    
and so, the effective date clause was adopted.                                                      
                                                                                                    
Senator Wilken gave notice of reconsideration.                                                      
                                                                                                    
HB 225                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 225(FIN) am "An Act relating to state                                         
taxation of alcoholic beverages; and increasing the alcoholic beverage                              
state tax rates" was read the second time.                                                          
                                                                                                    
Senator Phillips, Chair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                  
adoption of the Rules Senate Committee Substitute offered on page                                   
3405.                                                                                               
                                                                                                    
Senator Cowdery called the Senate. Senator Cowdery lifted the call.                                 
                                                                                                    
Without objection, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                              
225(RLS) was adopted and read the second time.                                                      

2002-05-13                     Senate Journal                      Page 3449
Senator Ward offered Amendment No. 1:                                                               
                                                                                                    
Page 1, line 1:                                                                                     
 Delete "and"                                                                                     
                                                                                                    
Page 1, line 2, following "rates":                                                                
 Insert "; and providing for an effective date"                                                     
                                                                                                    
Page 3, following line 6:                                                                           
 Insert new bill sections to read:                                                                  
"* Sec. 5.  The uncodified law of the State of Alaska is amended by                               
adding a new section to read:                                                                       
 CONDITIONAL EFFECT.  Sections 1 and 2 of this Act take                                             
effect only if a version of SJR 23, proposing amendments to the                                     
Constitution of the State of Alaska relating to an appropriation limit                              
and a spending limit, is passed by the legislature and approved by the                              
voters during the 2002 general election.                                                            
   * Sec. 6.  If secs. 1 and 2 of this Act take effect under sec. 3, they                         
take effect on January 1, 2003."                                                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Ward moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 1. Senator                                     
Ellis objected.                                                                                     
                                                                                                    
Senator Cowdery called the Senate. The call was satisfied.                                          
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 1 be adopted?" The roll                                    
was taken with the following result:                                                                
                                                                                                    
SCS CSHB 225(RLS)                                                                                   
Second Reading                                                                                      
Amendment No. 1                                                                                     
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  5   NAYS:  15   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Cowdery, Green, Taylor, Therriault, Ward                                                     
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Austerman, Davis, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Halford, Hoffman,                                    
Kelly, Leman, Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens, Torgerson, Wilken                                  
                                                                                                    
and so, Amendment No. 1 failed.                                                                     
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

2002-05-13                     Senate Journal                      Page 3450
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                    
considered engrossed, advanced to third reading and placed on final                                 
passage. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                      
                                                                                                    
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 225(RLS) was read                                               
the third time.                                                                                     
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                          
NO. 225(RLS) "An Act relating to state taxation of alcoholic                                        
beverages; and increasing the alcoholic beverage state tax rates" pass                              
the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                          
                                                                                                    
SCS CSHB 225(RLS)                                                                                   
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  12   NAYS:  8   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Davis, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Leman, Lincoln,                                      
Olson, Phillips, Stevens, Torgerson, Wilken                                                         
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Cowdery, Green, Halford, Hoffman, Kelly, Taylor, Therriault,                                 
Ward                                                                                                
                                                                                                    
and so, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 225(RLS)                                                
passed the Senate.                                                                                  
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                        Reconsideration of House Bills                                           
                                                                                                    
HB 225                                                                                            
Senator Ward gave notice of reconsideration on SENATE CS FOR CS                                     
FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 225(RLS) "An Act relating to state taxation                                      
of alcoholic beverages; and increasing the alcoholic beverage state tax                             
rates" and moved and asked unanimous consent that it be taken up at                                 
this time. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was before                             
the Senate on reconsideration.                                                                      
                                                                                                    
Senator Wilken called the Senate. The call was satisfied.                                           
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

2002-05-13                     Senate Journal                      Page 3451
The question to be reconsidered: "Shall SENATE CS FOR CS FOR                                        
HOUSE BILL NO. 225(RLS) "An Act relating to state taxation of                                       
alcoholic beverages; and increasing the alcoholic beverage state tax                                
rates" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                              
                                                                                                    
SCS CSHB 225(RLS)                                                                                   
Third Reading - On Reconsideration                                                                  
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  13   NAYS:  7   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Davis, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Halford, Leman,                                      
Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens, Torgerson, Wilken                                                
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Cowdery, Green, Hoffman, Kelly, Taylor, Therriault, Ward                                     
                                                                                                    
and so, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 225(RLS)                                                
passed the Senate on reconsideration and was referred to the Secretary                              
for engrossment.                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                    Recess                                                       
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the Senate                                     
stand in recess to the Joint Session. Without objection, the Senate                                 
recessed at 6:01 p.m.                                                                               
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                 After Recess                                                    
                                                                                                    
                          Joint Session in the House                                             
                                                                                                    
Speaker Porter called the House to order and in accordance with                                     
Uniform Rule 51 turned the gavel over to President Halford, who                                     
called the Joint Session to order at 6:17 p.m.                                                      
                                                                                                    
The purpose of the Joint Session was to consider confirmation of                                    
Senate and House nominations and the Governor's appointments.                                       
                                                                                                    
The roll of the Senate was called and showed twenty members present.                                
                                                                                                    
The roll of the House was taken and showed thirty-nine members                                      
present.                                                                                            
                                                                                                    

2002-05-13                     Senate Journal                      Page 3452
The Appointments are as follows:                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                         Senate and House Nominations                                            
                                                                                                    
Chief Victims' Advocate                                                                           
 Stephen E. Branchflower                                                                            
                                                                                                    
Ombudsman                                                                                         
 Linda Lord-Jenkins                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                           Governor's Appointments                                               
                                                                                                    
President Halford stated that all confirmations under consideration                                 
would be for the terms provided in statute pursuant to AS 39.05.053                                 
and not necessarily as stated in the list below.                                                    
                                                                                                    
Alaska Air National Guard - Brigadier General                                                     
 Colonel Gene Ramsay - Kulis ANG Base                                                               
 Colonel Jim Robinson - Fort Richardson                                                             
 Colonel Tim Scott - Eielson Air Force Base                                                         
                                                                                                    
Space and Missile Defense - Brigadier General                                                     
 Colonel Jim Welch - Anchorage                                                                      
                                                                                                    
Commissioner, Department of Health and Social Services                                            
 Jay Livey - Juneau                                                                                 
  Appointed: 10/09/01                                                                               
                                                                                                    
Alaska State Board of Public Accountancy                                                          
 Marjorie J. Kaiser - Anchorage                                                                     
  Appointed: 07/16/97 Reappointed: 06/07/01                                                         
   Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                
 Steven R. Tarola - Homer                                                                           
  Appointed: 07/16/97 Reappointed: 06/07/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
 Sandra R. Wilson - Fairbanks                                                                       
  Appointed: 07/16/97 Reappointed: 06/07/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
                                                                                                    

2002-05-13                     Senate Journal                      Page 3453
Alcoholic Beverage Control Board                                                                  
 Ellen L. Ganley - Fairbanks                                                                        
  Appointed 06/29/95 Reappointed: 01/31/96, 02/19/99 and                                            
  01/31/02 Expires: 03/01/05                                                                        
                                                                                                    
State Board of Registration for Architects, Engineers, and Land                                   
Surveyors                                                                                         
 Linda Cyra-Korsgaard - Anchorage                                                                   
  Appointed: 09/11/98 Reappointed: 07/01/01                                                         
  Expires: 06/30/05                                                                                 
 Donald J. Iverson - Anchorage                                                                      
  Appointed: 08/12/97 Reappointed: 07/01/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
 Scott McLane - Soldotna                                                                            
  Appointed: 08/12/97 Reappointed: 07/01/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
 Patricia Peirsol - Fairbanks                                                                       
  Appointed: 08/12/97 Reappointed: 07/01/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Board of Governors of the Alaska Bar                                                              
 William A. Granger - Anchorage                                                                     
  Appointed: 06/29/01 Expires: 03/01/03                                                             
 Dr. Sheila Selkregg - Anchorage                                                                    
  Appointed: 0/5/02 Expires: 03/01/04                                                               
                                                                                                    
Board of Barbers and Hairdressers                                                                 
 William (Randy) R. Graf - Anchorage                                                                
  Appointed: 06/21/01 Expires: 03/01/02                                                             
                                                                                                    
Board of Chiropractic Examiners                                                                   
 Dr. Gregory M. Culbert - Eagle River                                                               
  Appointed: 01/24/02 Expires: 03/01/05                                                             
 Dr. Carol J. Davis - Fairbanks                                                                     
  Appointed: 11/16/98 Reappointed: 07/15/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
 Dr. R. Clark Davis - Ketchikan                                                                     
  Appointed: 11/14/01 Expires: 03/01/04                                                             
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

2002-05-13                     Senate Journal                      Page 3454
Alaska Commercial Fisheries Entry Commission                                                      
 Mary McDowell - Juneau                                                                             
  Appointed: 10/06/97 Reappointed: 08/20/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/06                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Board of Dental Examiners                                                                         
 Dr. Robert J. Allen - Bethel                                                                       
  Appointed: 11/14/01 Expires: 03/01/03                                                             
 Dr. William L. Gerace - Anchorage                                                                  
  Appointed: 06/25/01 Expires: 03/01/05                                                             
 Dr. Rebecca Neslund - Kodiak                                                                       
  Appointed: 11/14/01 Expires: 03/01/05                                                             
                                                                                                    
Board of Dispensing Opticians                                                                     
 David Matthews, Jr. - Kotzebue                                                                     
  Appointed: 04/01/02 Expires: 03/01/06                                                             
                                                                                                    
 James D. Rothmeyer - Fairbanks                                                                     
  Appointed: 03/17/99 Reappointed: 06/07/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
 Cindy Tidd - Wasilla                                                                               
  Appointed: 4/1/02 Expires: 03/01/05                                                               
                                                                                                    
State Commission for Human Rights                                                                 
 Kathy K. Wisthoff - Anchorage                                                                      
  Appointed: 02/20/97 Reappointed: 01/31/02                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/07                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Commission on Judicial Conduct                                                                    
 Jeffrey M. Feldman - Anchorage                                                                     
  Appointed: 09/01/93 Reappointed: 07/16/97 and 06/07/01                                            
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Alaska Labor Relations Agency                                                                     
 Roberta Demoski - Anchorage                                                                        
  Appointed: 01/18/02 Expires: 03/01/03                                                             
 Aaron T. Isaacs - Klawock                                                                          
  Appointed: 06/12/00 Reappointed: 01/18/02 Expires 03/01/05                                        
 David D. Rasley - Fairbanks                                                                        
  Appointed: 11/14/01 Expires: 03/01/04                                                             

2002-05-13                     Senate Journal                      Page 3455
 Raymond P. Smith - Anchorage                                                                       
  Appointed: 03/06/95 Reappointed: 06/30/95, 07/31/98 and                                           
  08/22/01 Expires: 03/01/04                                                                        
                                                                                                    
Board of Marine Pilots                                                                            
 Jack G. Poulson - Juneau                                                                           
  Appointed: 06/07/01 Expires: 03/01/04                                                             
                                                                                                    
Board of Marital and Family Therapy                                                               
 Larry Holman - Anchorage                                                                           
  Appointed: 08/22/01 Reappointed: 12/14/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
 Bill Platte - Juneau                                                                               
  Appointed: 04/1/2002 Expires: 03/01/05                                                            
                                                                                                    
State Medical Board                                                                               
 Dr. Allan G. Schlicht - Juneau                                                                     
  Appointed: 11/14/01 Expires: 03/01/04                                                             
 Thomas H. Wilson - Fairbanks                                                                       
  Appointed: 11/14/01 Expires: 03/01/05                                                             
                                                                                                    
Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority Board of Trustees                                            
  Phil A. Younker, Sr. - Fairbanks                                                                  
  Appointed: 06/07/01 Expires: 03/01/05                                                             
                                                                                                    
Board of Certified Direct-Entry Midwives                                                          
  Martha J. Falkar Linden - Anchorage                                                               
  Appointed: 11/26/97 Reappointed: 07/21/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Board of Nursing                                                                                  
 Barbara Berner - Anchorage                                                                         
  Appointed: 06/02/98 Reappointed: 03/08/02                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/06                                                                                 
 Dr. Nancy L. Sanders - Anchorage                                                                   
  Appointed: 08/23/99 Reappointed: 06/07/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

2002-05-13                     Senate Journal                      Page 3456
Board of Examiners in Optometry                                                                   
 Dr. Erik D. Christianson - Ketchikan                                                               
  Appointed: 06/01/98 Reappointed: 06/07/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Board of Pharmacy                                                                                 
 Gerry Knasiak - Ketchikan                                                                          
  Appointed: 04/16/98 Reappointed: 06/07/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
 Laura Lee Nelson - Juneau                                                                          
  Appointed: 06/29/99 Reappointed: 06/07/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
 Margaret Soden                                                                                     
  Appointed: 12/11/98 Reappointed: 03/08/02                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/06                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
State Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy Board                                             
 Sundi M. Hondl - Wasilla                                                                           
  Appointed: 01/21/98 Reappointed: 08/22/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
 Laura McDonough - Anchorage                                                                        
  Appointed: 06/07/01 Expires: 03/01/04                                                             
 Linda Newman - Juneau                                                                              
  Appointed:  4/01/02 Expires: 03/01/06                                                             
 Dr. George D. Rhyneer - Anchorage                                                                  
  Appointed: 11/06/01 Expires: 03/01/04                                                             
                                                                                                    
Board of Professional Counselors                                                                  
 Janet McGillivary - Anchorage                                                                      
  Appointed: 03/21/00 Reappointed: 11/06/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
 Dr. Allan A. Morotti - Fairbanks                                                                   
  Appointed: 11/16/98 Reappointed: 11/06/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Professional Teaching Practices Commission                                                        
 Steven Beardsley - Anchorage                                                                       
  Appointed: 12/11/98 Reappointed: 07/01/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/04                                                                                 
                                                                                                    

2002-05-13                     Senate Journal                      Page 3457
 Vickie L. McCubbin - Anchorage                                                                     
  Appointed: 12/11/98 Reappointed: 07/01/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/04                                                                                 
 Dr. Donna Peterson - Soldotna                                                                      
  Appointed: 07/01/01 Expires: 03/01/04                                                             
                                                                                                    
Board of Psychologist and Psychological Associate Examiners                                       
 Dr. Carey S. Edney - Anchorage                                                                     
  Appointed: 10/31/97 Reappointed: 07/01/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Alaska Public Offices Commission                                                                  
 John Dapcevich - Juneau                                                                            
  Appointed: 01/16/01 Reappointed: 04/12/02                                                         
  Expires 03/01/07                                                                                  
 Sheila Gallagher - Anchorage                                                                       
  Appointed: 06/07/01 Expires: 03/01/06                                                             
                                                                                                    
Board of Certified Real Estate Appraisers                                                         
 Judy Kemplen - Anchorage                                                                           
  Appointed: 01/21/98 Reappointed: 06/30/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
 Stephen F. Turner - Anchorage                                                                      
  Appointed: 08/25/00 Reappointed: 01/18/02                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/06                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Real Estate Commission                                                                            
 Lowell (Tom) T. Freeman - Anchorage                                                                
  Appointed: 11/06/01 Expires: 03/01/03                                                             
 Jeannie Johnson - Douglas                                                                          
  Appointed: 06/07/01 Expires: 03/01/05                                                             
 Susan Rainey - Fairbanks                                                                           
  Appointed: 09/15/01 Expires: 03/01/05                                                             
                                                                                                    
Regulatory Commission of Alaska                                                                   
 Will Abbott - Anchorage                                                                            
  Appointed: 07/01/99 Reappointed: 07/01/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/07                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

2002-05-13                     Senate Journal                      Page 3458
Board of Social Work Examiners                                                                    
 Lorraine M. Jaeger-Kirsch - Douglas                                                                
  Appointed: 11/14/01 Reappointed: 01/18/02                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/06                                                                                 
 Denny Patella - Anchorage                                                                          
  Appointed: 09/11/98 Reappointed: 08/22/01 and 09/25/01                                            
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
 Sammye Pokryfki - Wasilla                                                                          
  Appointed: 03/01/02 Expires: 03/01/06                                                             
                                                                                                    
Violent Crimes Compensation Board                                                                 
 Leslie D. Bogda Wheeler - Wasilla                                                                  
  Appointed: 05/15/96 Reappointed: 12/11/98 and 01/18/02                                            
  Expires: 03/01/04                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Alaska Workers' Compensation Board                                                                
 Dorothy Bradshaw - Fairbanks                                                                       
  Appointed: 01/30/96 Reappointed: 06/02/98 and 07/01/01                                            
  Expires: 03/01/04                                                                                 
 John Giuchici - Fairbanks                                                                          
  Appointed: 10/10/91 Reappointed: 06/25/96, 09/07/00 and                                           
  01/18/02 Expires: 03/01/05                                                                        
 Stephen T. Hagedorn - Anchorage                                                                    
  Appointed: 08/19/91 Reappointed: 06/25/96 and 09/06/00 and                                        
  01/18/02 Expires: 03/01/05                                                                        
 James (Jay) N. Rhodes - Ketchikan                                                                  
  Appointed: 09/11/01 Expires: 03/01/04                                                             
 Philip E. Ulmer - Eagle River                                                                      
  Appointed: 01/30/96 Reappointed: 06/02/98 and 07/01/01                                            
  Expires: 03/01/04                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Board of Fisheries                                                                                
 Brett Huber - Soldotna                                                                             
  Appointed: 07/01/02  Expires: 06/30/05                                                            
 Gerry Merrigan - Petersburg                                                                        
  Appointed: 07/01/02  Expires: 06/30/05                                                            
 Art Nelson - Anchorage                                                                             
  Appointed: 07/01/02  Expires: 06/30/05                                                            
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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Board of Game                                                                                     
 Bruce Baker - Juneau                                                                               
  Appointed: 02/19/02 Expires: 03/01/05                                                             
 George Matz - Anchorage                                                                            
  Appointed: 05/17/01 Expires: 03/01/04                                                             
 J. Dana Pruhs - Anchorage                                                                          
  Appointed: 05/17/01 Expires: 03/01/03                                                             
 Caleb Pungowiyi - Kotzebue                                                                         
  Appointed: 02/19/02 Expires: 03/01/05                                                             
 Michelle Sparck - Bethel                                                                           
  Appointed: 02/19/02 Expires: 03/01/05                                                             
                                                                                                    
State Board of Education and Early Development                                                    
 Roger Chan - Anchorage                                                                             
  Appointed: 04/29/02 Expires: 3/01/05                                                              
 Sally Rue - Juneau                                                                                 
  Appointed: 03/23/00 Reappointed: 01/31/02                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/07                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
University of Alaska Board of Regents                                                             
 Mark Begich - Anchorage                                                                            
  Appointed: 05/29/01 Expires: 03/01/09                                                             
 Joseph Hardenbrook - Fairbanks                                                                     
  Appointed: 06/01/01 Expires: 06/01/03                                                             
 Marlene A. Johnson - Juneau                                                                        
  Appointed: 05/29/01 Expires: 03/01/09                                                             
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved that Stephen E. Branchflower be confirmed as                                    
Chief Victims' Advocate.                                                                            
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall Stephen E. Branchflower be confirmed?"                                   
The roll of the House was taken with the following result:                                          
                                                                                                    
Chief Victims' Advocate                                                                             
Confirm - Branchflower                                                                              
HOUSE                                                                                               
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  39   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  1                                                     
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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Yeas:  Berkowitz, Bunde, Chenault, Cissna, Coghill, Crawford, Croft,                                
Davies, Dyson, Fate, Foster, Green, Guess, Harris, Hayes, Hudson,                                   
James, Joule, Kapsner, Kerttula, Kohring, Kookesh, Kott, Lancaster,                                 
Masek, McGuire, Meyer, Morgan, Moses, Mulder, Murkowski, Ogan,                                      
Porter, Rokeberg, Scalzi, Stevens, Whitaker, Williams, Wilson                                       
                                                                                                    
Absent:  Halcro                                                                                     
                                                                                                    
The roll of the Senate was called with the following result:                                        
                                                                                                    
Chief Victim's Advocate                                                                             
Confirm - Branchflower                                                                              
SENATE                                                                                              
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                     
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Torgerson, Ward, Wilken, Austerman, Cowdery, Davis,                                          
Donley, Ellis, Elton, Green, Hoffman, Kelly, Leman, Lincoln, Olson,                                 
Phillips, Stevens, Taylor, Therriault, Halford                                                      
                                                                                                    
TOTALS:  YEAS:  59 NAYS:  0 EXCUSED: 0 ABSENT: 1                                                  
                                                                                                    
and so, Stephen E. Branchflower was confirmed as Chief Victims'                                     
Advocate.                                                                                           
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved that Linda Lord-Jenkins be confirmed as                                         
Ombudsman.                                                                                          
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall Linda Lord-Jenkins be confirmed?" The                                    
roll of the Senate was called with the following result:                                            
                                                                                                    
Ombudsman                                                                                           
Confirm - Lord-Jenkins                                                                              
SENATE                                                                                              
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  1   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                     
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Ward, Wilken, Austerman, Cowdery, Davis, Donley, Ellis,                                      
Green, Hoffman, Kelly, Leman, Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens,                                    
Taylor, Therriault, Torgerson, Halford                                                              
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Elton                                                                                        
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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The roll of the House was taken with the following result:                                          
                                                                                                    
Ombudsman                                                                                           
Confirm - Lord-Jenkins                                                                              
HOUSE                                                                                               
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  39   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  1                                                     
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Berkowitz, Bunde, Chenault, Cissna, Coghill, Crawford, Croft,                                
Davies, Dyson, Fate, Foster, Green, Guess, Harris, Hayes, Hudson,                                   
James, Joule, Kapsner, Kerttula, Kohring, Kookesh, Kott, Lancaster,                                 
Masek, McGuire, Meyer, Morgan, Moses, Mulder, Murkowski, Ogan,                                      
Porter, Rokeberg, Scalzi, Stevens, Whitaker, Williams, Wilson                                       
                                                                                                    
Absent:  Halcro                                                                                     
                                                                                                    
TOTALS:  YEAS:  58 NAYS:  1 EXCUSED: 0 ABSENT: 1                                                  
                                                                                                    
and so, Linda Lord-Jenkins was confirmed as Ombudsman.                                              
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved that Colonel Gene Ramsay be confirmed as                                        
Alaska Air National Guard - Brigadier General.                                                      
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall Colonel Gene Ramsay be confirmed?" The                                   
roll of the House was taken with the following result:                                              
                                                                                                    
Alaska Air National Guard - Brigadier General                                                       
Confirm - Ramsay                                                                                    
HOUSE                                                                                               
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  39   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  1                                                     
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Berkowitz, Bunde, Chenault, Cissna, Coghill, Crawford, Croft,                                
Davies, Dyson, Fate, Foster, Green, Guess, Harris, Hayes, Hudson,                                   
James, Joule, Kapsner, Kerttula, Kohring, Kookesh, Kott, Lancaster,                                 
Masek, McGuire, Meyer, Morgan, Moses, Mulder, Murkowski, Ogan,                                      
Porter, Rokeberg, Scalzi, Stevens, Whitaker, Williams, Wilson                                       
                                                                                                    
Absent:  Halcro                                                                                     
                                                                                                    
The roll of the Senate was called with the following result:                                        
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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Alaska Air National Guard - Brigadier General                                                       
Confirm - Ramsay                                                                                    
SENATE                                                                                              
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  1   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                     
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Wilken, Austerman, Cowdery, Davis, Donley, Ellis, Elton,                                     
Green, Hoffman, Kelly, Leman, Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens,                                    
Taylor, Therriault, Torgerson, Halford                                                              
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Ward                                                                                         
                                                                                                    
TOTALS:  YEAS:  58 NAYS:  1 EXCUSED: 0 ABSENT: 1                                                  
                                                                                                    
and so, Colonel Gene Ramsay was confirmed as Alaska Air National                                    
Guard - Brigadier General.                                                                          
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that Colonel Jim                                    
Robinson be confirmed as Alaska Air National Guard Brigadier                                        
General.                                                                                            
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall Colonel Jim Robinson be confirmed?" The                                  
roll of the Senate was called with the following result:                                            
                                                                                                    
Alaska Air National Guard - Brigadier General                                                       
Confirm - Robinson                                                                                  
SENATE                                                                                              
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  1   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                     
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Davis, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Green,                                      
Hoffman, Kelly, Leman, Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens, Taylor,                                   
Therriault, Torgerson, Wilken, Halford                                                              
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Ward                                                                                         
                                                                                                    
The roll of the House was taken with the following result:                                          
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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Alaska Air National Guard - Brigadier General                                                       
Confirm - Robinson                                                                                  
HOUSE                                                                                               
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  40   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                     
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Berkowitz, Bunde, Chenault, Cissna, Coghill, Crawford, Croft,                                
Davies, Dyson, Fate, Foster, Green, Guess, Halcro, Harris, Hayes,                                   
Hudson, James, Joule, Kapsner, Kerttula, Kohring, Kookesh, Kott,                                    
Lancaster, Masek, McGuire, Meyer, Morgan, Moses, Mulder,                                            
Murkowski, Ogan, Porter, Rokeberg, Scalzi, Stevens, Whitaker,                                       
Williams, Wilson                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
TOTALS:  YEAS:  59 NAYS:  1 EXCUSED: 0 ABSENT: 0                                                  
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that Colonel Tim                                    
Scott be confirmed as Alaska Air National Guard - Brigadier General.                                
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall Colonel Tim Scott be Confirmed?" The roll                                
of the House was taken with the following result:                                                   
                                                                                                    
Alaska Air National Guard - Brigadier General                                                       
Confirm - Scott                                                                                     
HOUSE                                                                                               
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  40   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                     
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Berkowitz, Bunde, Chenault, Cissna, Coghill, Crawford, Croft,                                
Davies, Dyson, Fate, Foster, Green, Guess, Halcro, Harris, Hayes,                                   
Hudson, James, Joule, Kapsner, Kerttula, Kohring, Kookesh, Kott,                                    
Lancaster, Masek, McGuire, Meyer, Morgan, Moses, Mulder,                                            
Murkowski, Ogan, Porter, Rokeberg, Scalzi, Stevens, Whitaker,                                       
Williams, Wilson                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
The roll of the Senate was called with the following result:                                        
                                                                                                    
Alaska Air National Guard - Brigadier General                                                       
Confirm - Scott                                                                                     
SENATE                                                                                              
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  1   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                     
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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Yeas:  Cowdery, Davis, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Green, Hoffman, Kelly,                                 
Leman, Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens, Taylor, Therriault,                                       
Torgerson, Wilken, Austerman, Halford                                                               
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Ward                                                                                         
                                                                                                    
TOTALS:  YEAS:  59 NAYS:  1 EXCUSED: 0 ABSENT: 0                                                  
                                                                                                    
and so, Colonel Tim Scott was confirmed as Alaska Air National                                      
Guard - Brigadier General.                                                                          
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that Colonel Jim                                    
Welch be confirmed as Space and Missile Defense - Brigadier                                         
General.                                                                                            
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall Colonel Jim Welch be confirmed?" The                                     
roll of the Senate was called with the following result:                                            
                                                                                                    
Space and Missile Defense - Brigadier General                                                       
Confirm - Welch                                                                                     
SENATE                                                                                              
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  1   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                     
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Davis, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Green, Hoffman, Kelly, Leman,                                   
Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens, Taylor, Therriault, Torgerson,                                   
Wilken, Austerman, Cowdery, Halford                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Ward                                                                                         
                                                                                                    
The roll of the House was taken with the following result:                                          
                                                                                                    
Space and Missile Defense - Brigadier General                                                       
Confirm - Welch                                                                                     
HOUSE                                                                                               
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  40   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                     
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Berkowitz, Bunde, Chenault, Cissna, Coghill, Crawford, Croft,                                
Davies, Dyson, Fate, Foster, Green, Guess, Halcro, Harris, Hayes,                                   
Hudson, James, Joule, Kapsner, Kerttula, Kohring, Kookesh, Kott,                                    
Lancaster, Masek, McGuire, Meyer, Morgan, Moses, Mulder,                                            
Murkowski, Ogan, Porter, Rokeberg, Scalzi, Stevens, Whitaker,                                       
Williams, Wilson                                                                                    

2002-05-13                     Senate Journal                      Page 3465
TOTALS:  YEAS:  59 NAYS:  1 EXCUSED: 0 ABSENT: 0                                                  
                                                                                                    
and so, Colonel Jim Welch was confirmed as Space and Missile                                        
Defense - Brigadier General                                                                         
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that Jay Livey be                                   
confirmed as Commissioner of the Department of Health and Social                                    
Services.                                                                                           
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall Jay Livey be confirmed?" The roll of the                                 
House was taken with the following result:                                                          
                                                                                                    
Commissioner - Dept. of Health & Social Services                                                    
Confirm - Livey                                                                                     
HOUSE                                                                                               
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  40   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                     
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Berkowitz, Bunde, Chenault, Cissna, Coghill, Crawford, Croft,                                
Davies, Dyson, Fate, Foster, Green, Guess, Halcro, Harris, Hayes,                                   
Hudson, James, Joule, Kapsner, Kerttula, Kohring, Kookesh, Kott,                                    
Lancaster, Masek, McGuire, Meyer, Morgan, Moses, Mulder,                                            
Murkowski, Ogan, Porter, Rokeberg, Scalzi, Stevens, Whitaker,                                       
Williams, Wilson                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
The roll of the Senate was called with the following result:                                        
                                                                                                    
Commissioner - Dept. of Health & Social Services                                                    
Confirm - Livey                                                                                     
SENATE                                                                                              
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  18   NAYS:  1   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  1                                                     
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Donley, Ellis, Elton, Green, Hoffman, Leman, Lincoln, Olson,                                 
Phillips, Stevens, Taylor, Therriault, Torgerson, Wilken, Austerman,                                
Cowdery, Davis, Halford                                                                             
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Ward                                                                                         
                                                                                                    
Absent:  Kelly                                                                                      
                                                                                                    
TOTALS:  YEAS:  58 NAYS:  1 EXCUSED: 0 ABSENT: 1                                                  
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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and so, Jay Livey was confirmed as Commissioner of the Department                                   
of Health and Social Services.                                                                      
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman listed the Governor's appointments to the:                                            
                                                                                                    
Alaska State Board of Public Accountancy                                                          
 Marjorie J. Kaiser - Anchorage                                                                     
  Appointed: 07/16/97 Reappointed: 06/07/01                                                         
   Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                
 Steven R. Tarola - Homer                                                                           
  Appointed: 07/16/97 Reappointed: 06/07/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
 Sandra R. Wilson - Fairbanks                                                                       
  Appointed: 07/16/97 Reappointed: 06/07/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                            
appointments be confirmed. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman listed the Governor's appointment to the:                                             
                                                                                                    
Alcoholic Beverage Control Board                                                                  
 Ellen L. Ganley - Fairbanks                                                                        
  Appointed 06/29/95 Reappointed: 01/31/96, 02/19/99 and                                            
  01/31/02 Expires: 03/01/05                                                                        
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                            
appointment be confirmed. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                     
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman listed the Governor's appointments to the:                                            
                                                                                                    
State Board of Registration for Architects, Engineers, and Land                                   
Surveyors                                                                                         
 Linda Cyra-Korsgaard - Anchorage                                                                   
  Appointed: 09/11/98 Reappointed: 07/01/01                                                         
  Expires: 06/30/05                                                                                 
 Donald J. Iverson - Anchorage                                                                      
  Appointed: 08/12/97 Reappointed: 07/01/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
                                                                                                    

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 Scott McLane - Soldotna                                                                            
  Appointed: 08/12/97 Reappointed: 07/01/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
 Patricia Peirsol - Fairbanks                                                                       
  Appointed: 08/12/97 Reappointed: 07/01/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                            
appointments be confirmed. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman listed the Governor's appointments to the:                                            
                                                                                                    
Board of Governors of the Alaska Bar                                                              
 William A. Granger - Anchorage                                                                     
  Appointed: 06/29/01 Expires: 03/01/03                                                             
 Dr. Sheila Selkregg - Anchorage                                                                    
  Appointed: 0/5/02 Expires: 03/01/04                                                               
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                            
appointments be confirmed. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman listed the Governor's appointment to the:                                             
                                                                                                    
Board of Barbers and Hairdressers                                                                 
 William (Randy) R. Graf - Anchorage                                                                
  Appointed: 06/21/01 Expires: 03/01/02                                                             
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                            
appointment be confirmed. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                     
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman listed the Governor's appointments to the:                                            
                                                                                                    
Board of Chiropractic Examiners                                                                   
 Dr. Gregory M. Culbert - Eagle River                                                               
  Appointed: 01/24/02 Expires: 03/01/05                                                             
 Dr. Carol J. Davis - Fairbanks                                                                     
  Appointed: 11/16/98 Reappointed: 07/15/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
 Dr. R. Clark Davis - Ketchikan                                                                     
  Appointed: 11/14/01 Expires: 03/01/04                                                             

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Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                            
appointments be confirmed. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman listed the Governor's appointment to the:                                             
                                                                                                    
Alaska Commercial Fisheries Entry Commission                                                      
 Mary McDowell - Juneau                                                                             
  Appointed: 10/06/97 Reappointed: 08/20/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/06                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                            
appointment be confirmed. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                     
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman listed the Governor's appointments to the:                                            
                                                                                                    
Board of Dental Examiners                                                                         
 Dr. Robert J. Allen - Bethel                                                                       
  Appointed: 11/14/01 Expires: 03/01/03                                                             
 Dr. William L. Gerace - Anchorage                                                                  
  Appointed: 06/25/01 Expires: 03/01/05                                                             
 Dr. Rebecca Neslund - Kodiak                                                                       
  Appointed: 11/14/01 Expires: 03/01/05                                                             
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                            
appointments be confirmed. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman listed the Governor's appointments to the:                                            
                                                                                                    
Board of Dispensing Opticians                                                                     
 David Matthews, Jr. - Kotzebue                                                                     
  Appointed: 04/01/02 Expires: 03/01/06                                                             
 James D. Rothmeyer - Fairbanks                                                                     
  Appointed: 03/17/99 Reappointed: 06/07/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
 Cindy Tidd - Wasilla                                                                               
  Appointed: 4/1/02 Expires: 03/01/05                                                               
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                            
appointments be confirmed. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                    
                                                                                                    

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Senator Leman listed the Governor's appointment to the:                                             
                                                                                                    
State Commission for Human Rights                                                                 
 Kathy K. Wisthoff - Anchorage                                                                      
  Appointed: 02/20/97 Reappointed: 01/31/02                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/07                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                            
appointment be confirmed. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                     
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman listed the Governor's appointment to the:                                             
                                                                                                    
Commission on Judicial Conduct                                                                    
 Jeffrey M. Feldman - Anchorage                                                                     
  Appointed: 09/01/93 Reappointed: 07/16/97 and 06/07/01                                            
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                            
appointment be confirmed. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                     
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman listed the Governor's appointments to the:                                            
                                                                                                    
Alaska Labor Relations Agency                                                                     
 Roberta Demoski - Anchorage                                                                        
  Appointed: 01/18/02 Expires: 03/01/03                                                             
 Aaron T. Isaacs - Klawock                                                                          
  Appointed: 06/12/00 Reappointed: 01/18/02 Expires 03/01/05                                        
 David D. Rasley - Fairbanks                                                                        
  Appointed: 11/14/01 Expires: 03/01/04                                                             
 Raymond P. Smith - Anchorage                                                                       
  Appointed: 03/06/95 Reappointed: 06/30/95, 07/31/98 and                                           
  08/22/01 Expires: 03/01/04                                                                        
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                            
appointments be confirmed. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman listed the Governor's appointment to the:                                             
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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Board of Marine Pilots                                                                            
 Jack G. Poulson - Juneau                                                                           
  Appointed: 06/07/01 Expires: 03/01/04                                                             
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                            
appointment be confirmed. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                     
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman listed the Governor's appointments to the:                                            
                                                                                                    
Board of Marital and Family Therapy                                                               
 Larry Holman - Anchorage                                                                           
  Appointed: 08/22/01 Reappointed: 12/14/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
 Bill Platte - Juneau                                                                               
  Appointed: 04/1/2002 Expires: 03/01/05                                                            
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                            
appointments be confirmed. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman listed the Governor's appointments to the:                                            
                                                                                                    
State Medical Board                                                                               
 Dr. Allan G. Schlicht - Juneau                                                                     
  Appointed: 11/14/01 Expires: 03/01/04                                                             
 Thomas H. Wilson - Fairbanks                                                                       
  Appointed: 11/14/01 Expires: 03/01/05                                                             
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                            
appointments be confirmed. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman listed the Governor's appointment to the:                                             
                                                                                                    
Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority Board of Trustees                                            
  Phil A. Younker, Sr. - Fairbanks                                                                  
  Appointed: 06/07/01 Expires: 03/01/05                                                             
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                            
appointment be confirmed. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                     
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman listed the Governor's appointment to the:                                             

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Board of Certified Direct-Entry Midwives                                                          
  Martha J. Falkar Linden - Anchorage                                                               
  Appointed: 11/26/97 Reappointed: 07/21/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                            
appointment be confirmed. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                     
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman listed the Governor's appointments to the:                                            
                                                                                                    
Board of Nursing                                                                                  
 Barbara Berner - Anchorage                                                                         
  Appointed: 06/02/98 Reappointed: 03/08/02                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/06                                                                                 
 Dr. Nancy L. Sanders - Anchorage                                                                   
  Appointed: 08/23/99 Reappointed: 06/07/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                            
appointments be confirmed. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman listed the Governor's appointment to the:                                             
                                                                                                    
Board of Examiners in Optometry                                                                   
 Dr. Erik D. Christianson - Ketchikan                                                               
  Appointed: 06/01/98 Reappointed: 06/07/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                            
appointment be confirmed. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                     
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman listed the Governor's appointments to the:                                            
                                                                                                    
Board of Pharmacy                                                                                 
 Gerry Knasiak - Ketchikan                                                                          
  Appointed: 04/16/98 Reappointed: 06/07/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
 Laura Lee Nelson - Juneau                                                                          
  Appointed: 06/29/99 Reappointed: 06/07/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 

2002-05-13                     Senate Journal                      Page 3472
 Margaret Soden - Fairbanks                                                                         
  Appointed: 12/11/98 Reappointed: 03/08/02                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/06                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                            
appointments be confirmed. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman listed the Governor's appointments to the:                                            
                                                                                                    
State Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy Board                                             
 Sundi M. Hondl - Wasilla                                                                           
  Appointed: 01/21/98 Reappointed: 08/22/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
 Laura McDonough - Anchorage                                                                        
  Appointed: 06/07/01 Expires: 03/01/04                                                             
 Linda Newman - Juneau                                                                              
  Appointed:  4/01/02 Expires: 03/01/02                                                             
 Dr. George D. Rhyneer - Anchorage                                                                  
  Appointed: 11/06/01 Expires: 03/01/04                                                             
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                            
appointments be confirmed. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman listed the Governor's appointments to the:                                            
                                                                                                    
Board of Professional Counselors                                                                  
 Janet McGillivary - Anchorage                                                                      
  Appointed: 03/21/00 Reappointed: 11/06/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
 Dr. Allan A. Morotti - Fairbanks                                                                   
  Appointed: 11/16/98 Reappointed: 11/06/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                            
appointments be confirmed. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman listed the Governor's appointments to the:                                            
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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Professional Teaching Practices Commission                                                        
 Steven Beardsley - Anchorage                                                                       
  Appointed: 12/11/98 Reappointed: 07/01/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/04                                                                                 
 Vickie L. McCubbin - Anchorage                                                                     
  Appointed: 12/11/98 Reappointed: 07/01/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/04                                                                                 
 Dr. Donna Peterson - Soldotna                                                                      
  Appointed: 07/01/01 Expires: 03/01/04                                                             
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                            
appointments be confirmed. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman listed the Governor's appointment to the:                                             
                                                                                                    
Board of Psychologist and Psychological Associate Examiners                                       
 Dr. Carey S. Edney - Anchorage                                                                     
  Appointed: 10/31/97 Reappointed: 07/01/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                            
appointment be confirmed. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                     
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman listed the Governor's appointments to the:                                            
                                                                                                    
Alaska Public Offices Commission                                                                  
 John Dapcevich - Juneau                                                                            
  Appointed: 01/16/01 Reappointed: 04/12/02                                                         
  Expires 03/01/07                                                                                  
 Sheila Gallagher - Anchorage                                                                       
  Appointed: 06/07/01 Expires: 03/01/06                                                             
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                            
appointments be confirmed. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman listed the Governor's appointments to the:                                            
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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Board of Certified Real Estate Appraisers                                                         
 Judy Kemplen - Anchorage                                                                           
  Appointed: 01/21/98 Reappointed: 06/30/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
 Stephen F. Turner - Anchorage                                                                      
  Appointed: 08/25/00 Reappointed: 01/18/02                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/06                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                            
appointments be confirmed. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman listed the Governor's appointments to the:                                            
                                                                                                    
Real Estate Commission                                                                            
 Lowell (Tom) T. Freeman - Anchorage                                                                
  Appointed: 11/06/01 Expires: 03/01/03                                                             
 Jeannie Johnson - Douglas                                                                          
  Appointed: 06/07/01 Expires: 03/01/05                                                             
 Susan Rainey - Fairbanks                                                                           
  Appointed: 09/15/01 Expires: 03/01/05                                                             
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                            
appointments to the above commission be confirmed. Without                                          
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                       
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman listed the Governor's appointment to the:                                             
                                                                                                    
Regulatory Commission of Alaska                                                                   
 Will Abbott - Anchorage                                                                            
  Appointed: 07/01/99 Reappointed: 07/01/01                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/07                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                            
appointment be confirmed. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                     
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman listed the Governor's appointments to the:                                            
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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Board of Social Work Examiners                                                                    
 Lorraine M. Jaeger-Kirsch - Douglas                                                                
  Appointed: 11/14/01 Reappointed: 01/18/02                                                         
  Expires: 03/01/06                                                                                 
 Denny Patella - Anchorage                                                                          
  Appointed: 09/11/98 Reappointed: 08/22/01 and 09/25/01                                            
  Expires: 03/01/05                                                                                 
 Sammye Pokryfki - Wasilla                                                                          
  Appointed: 03/01/02 Expires: 03/01/06                                                             
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                            
appointments be confirmed. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman listed the Governor's appointment to the:                                             
                                                                                                    
Violent Crimes Compensation Board                                                                 
 Leslie D. Bogda Wheeler - Wasilla                                                                  
  Appointed: 05/15/96 Reappointed: 12/11/98 and 01/18/02                                            
  Expires: 03/01/04                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                            
appointment be confirmed. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                     
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman listed the Governor's appointments to the:                                            
                                                                                                    
Alaska Workers' Compensation Board                                                                
 Dorothy Bradshaw - Fairbanks                                                                       
  Appointed: 01/30/96 Reappointed: 06/02/98 and 07/01/01                                            
  Expires: 03/01/04                                                                                 
 John Giuchici - Fairbanks                                                                          
  Appointed: 10/10/91 Reappointed: 06/25/96, 09/07/00 and                                           
  01/18/02 Expires: 03/01/05                                                                        
 Stephen T. Hagedorn - Anchorage                                                                    
  Appointed: 08/19/91 Reappointed: 06/25/96 and 09/06/00 and                                        
  01/18/02 Expires: 03/01/05                                                                        
 James (Jay) N. Rhodes - Ketchikan                                                                  
  Appointed: 09/11/01 Expires: 03/01/04                                                             
 Philip E. Ulmer - Eagle River                                                                      
  Appointed: 01/30/96 Reappointed: 06/02/98 and 07/01/01                                            
  Expires: 03/01/04                                                                                 

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Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                            
appointments be confirmed. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the Joint                                      
Session stand in adjournment. Objections were heard.                                                
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall the Joint Session Adjourn?" The roll of the                              
House was taken with the following result:                                                          
                                                                                                    
Adjourn Joint Session                                                                               
HOUSE                                                                                               
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  25   NAYS:  15   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                    
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Chenault, Coghill, Dyson, Fate, Green, Harris, James,                                 
Kohring, Kott, Lancaster, Masek, McGuire, Meyer, Morgan, Mulder,                                    
Murkowski, Ogan, Porter, Rokeberg, Scalzi, Stevens, Whitaker,                                       
Williams, Wilson                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Berkowitz, Cissna, Crawford, Croft, Davies, Foster, Guess,                                   
Halcro, Hayes, Hudson, Joule, Kapsner, Kerttula, Kookesh, Moses                                     
                                                                                                    
The roll of the Senate was called with the following result:                                        
                                                                                                    
Adjourn Joint Session?                                                                              
SENATE                                                                                              
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  14   NAYS:  6   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                     
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Green, Kelly, Leman, Phillips, Stevens, Taylor, Therriault,                                  
Torgerson, Ward, Wilken, Austerman, Cowdery, Donley, Halford                                        
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Ellis, Elton, Hoffman, Lincoln, Olson, Davis                                                 
                                                                                                    
TOTALS:  YEAS:  39 NAYS:  21 EXCUSED: 0 ABSENT: 0                                                 
                                                                                                    
and so, President Halford adjourned the Joint Session at 6:42 p.m.                                  
                                                                                                    
                                 After Recess                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                In the Senate                                                    
                                                                                                    
The Senate reconvened at 10:17 p.m.                                                                 
                                                                                                    

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Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the Senate                                     
return to Standing Committee Reports. Without objection, the Senate                                 
returned to:                                                                                        
                                                                                                    
                          Standing Committee Reports                                             
                                                                                                    
HB 524                                                                                            
The Finance Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                              
524(FIN) "An Act relating to the issuance of general obligation bonds                               
for the purpose of paying the cost of design, construction, and major                               
maintenance of educational and museum facilities; and providing for                                 
an effective date" and recommended it be replaced with                                              
                                                                                                    
          SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                       
          524(FIN)                                                                                  
                                                                                                    
Signing do pass: Senator Kelly, Cochair. Signing amend: Senator                                     
Donley, Cochair, Senators Hoffman, Olson, Leman. Signing no                                         
recommendation: Senators Green, Austerman, Wilken, Ward.                                            
                                                                                                    
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                      
 Fiscal Note No. 1, Department of Revenue                                                           
                                                                                                    
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                                       
                                                                                                    
HB 525                                                                                            
The Finance Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                              
525(FIN) am "An Act relating to the issuance of general obligation                                  
bonds for the purpose of paying the cost of deferred maintenance of                                 
public facilities; and providing for an effective date" and                                         
recommended it be replaced with                                                                     
                                                                                                    
          SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                       
          525(FIN) "An Act providing for and relating to the                                        
          issuance of state guaranteed transportation revenue                                       
          anticipation bonds in a principal amount of not more                                      
          than $102,805,000 for the purpose of paying the cost                                      
          of transportation projects that qualify for federal                                       
          highway aid and the allocation of those bond                                              
          proceeds; relating to the issuance of general                                             
          obligation bonds in a principal amount of not more                                        

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             than $123,914,500 for the purpose of paying the cost                                  
            of state transportation projects; and providing for an                                 
             effective date." (Title change authorized by SCR 43)                                  
                                                                                                    
Signing do pass: Senators Kelly, Donley, Cochairs, Senators Green,                                  
Leman. Signing no recommendation: Senators Austerman, Hoffman,                                      
Olson, Wilken, Ward.                                                                                
                                                                                                    
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                      
 Fiscal Note No. 1, Department of Revenue                                                           
                                                                                                    
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                                       
                                                                                                    
HB 528                                                                                            
The Finance Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                              
528(FIN) "An Act relating to programs of state reimbursement for                                    
debt payments for certain capital projects; and providing for an                                    
effective date" and recommended it be replaced with                                                 
                                                                                                    
                     SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                           
          528(FIN)                                                                                  
                                                                                                    
Signing do pass: Senator Kelly, Cochair. Signing no recommendation:                                 
Senator Donley, Cochair, Senators Green, Austerman, Hoffman,                                        
Olson, Wilken, Leman, Ward.                                                                         
                                                                                                    
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                                       
                                                                                                    
HB 53                                                                                             
The Rules Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                
53(STA) "An Act establishing the Alaska Seismic Hazards Safety                                      
Commission." Signing under other recommendations: Senator Phillips,                                 
Chair. Signing to calendar: Senators Cowdery, Halford, Therriault,                                  
Ellis.                                                                                              
                                                                                                    
HB 56                                                                                             
The Rules Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                
56(FIN) "An Act relating to minimum wages; and providing for an                                     
effective date." Signing to calendar: Senator Phillips, Chair, Senators                             
Cowdery, Halford, Ellis. Signing under other recommendations:                                       
Senator Therriault.                                                                                 
                                                                                                    

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HB 135                                                                                            
The Rules Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                
135(JUD) am "An Act relating to municipal fees for certain police                                   
protection services and to a tenant's activities that result in the                                 
imposition of those fees." Signing to calendar: Senator Phillips, Chair,                            
Senators Ellis, Therriault, Cowdery.                                                                
                                                                                                    
HB 207                                                                                            
The Rules Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                
207(RLS) "An Act moving election district 24 as described in the                                    
Constitution of the State of Alaska at statehood from the Second                                    
Judicial District to the Fourth Judicial District and adding the Nabesna                            
area to the Third Judicial District and removing it from the Fourth                                 
Judicial District." Signing under other recommendations: Senator                                    
Phillips, Chair. Signing to calendar: Senators Cowdery, Halford,                                    
Therriault, Ellis.                                                                                  
                                                                                                    
HB 208                                                                                            
The Rules Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                
208(RES) "An Act relating to aquatic farming of shellfish; and                                      
providing for an effective date." Signing under other                                               
recommendations: Senator Phillips, Chair. Signing to calendar:                                      
Senators Cowdery, Halford, Therriault, Ellis.                                                       
                                                                                                    
HB 254                                                                                            
The Rules Committee considered CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE                                            
FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 254(FIN) "An Act relating to the teachers'                                       
retirement system, the judicial retirement system, and the public                                   
employees' retirement system and to the tax qualification under the                                 
Internal Revenue Code of those systems; amending the definition of                                  
'actuarial adjustment' in the teachers' retirement system and the public                            
employees' retirement system; repealing certain provisions of the                                   
teachers' retirement system and the public employees' retirement                                    
system; amending the statutory limitation on payment of warrants to                                 
make an exception for warrants making benefit payments or refunds                                   
under various state retirement and benefit programs; and providing for                              
an effective date" and recommended it be replaced with                                              
                                                                                                    
          SENATE CS FOR CS FOR SPONSOR                                                              
          SUBSTITUTE FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 254(RLS)                                                    
          "An Act relating to the teachers' retirement system,                                      

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          the judicial retirement system, and the public                                            
          employees' retirement system and to the tax                                               
          qualification under the Internal Revenue Code of                                          
          those systems; amending the definition of 'actuarial                                      
          adjustment' in the teachers' retirement system and the                                    
          public employees' retirement system; repealing                                            
          certain provisions of the teachers' retirement system                                     
          and the public employees' retirement system;                                              
          amending the statutory limitation on payment of                                           
          warrants to make an exception for warrants making                                         
          benefit payments or refunds under various state                                           
          retirement and benefit programs; relating to the                                          
          teachers' retirement system; relating to the public                                       
          employees' retirement system in regard to temporary                                       
          legislative employees and peace officers and fire                                         
          fighters; and providing for an effective date." (Title                                    
          change authorized by SCR 40)                                                              
                                                                                                    
The following fiscal information was published today:                                               
 Fiscal Note No. 2, indeterminate, Department of Administration                                     
                                                                                                    
Signing to calendar: Senator Phillips, Chair, Senators Cowdery,                                     
Halford, Ellis. Signing under other recommendations: Senator                                        
Therriault.                                                                                         
                                                                                                    
HB 276                                                                                            
The Rules Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                
276(L&C) "An Act relating to temporary permits and licenses by                                      
endorsement issued by the Board of Nursing; and relating to the                                     
delegation of nursing duties" and recommended it be replaced with                                   
                                                                                                    
          SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                       
          276(RLS)                                                                                  
                                                                                                    
Signing to calendar: Senator Phillips, Chair, Senators Cowdery,                                     
Halford, Therriault, Ellis.                                                                         
                                                                                                    
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                      
 Fiscal Note No. 1, zero, Department of Community and Economic                                      
  Development                                                                                       
                                                                                                    

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HB 287                                                                                            
The Rules Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                
287(FIN) "An Act relating to the exemption of commercial fishing                                    
entry permits from claims of creditors and execution on an interest in a                            
limited entry permit; and providing for an effective date." Signing                                 
under other recommendations: Senator Phillips, Chair, Senator                                       
Therriault. Signing to calendar: Senators Cowdery, Halford, Ellis.                                  
                                                                                                    
HB 296                                                                                            
The Rules Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                
296(CRA) "An Act relating to mergers and consolidations of                                          
municipalities." Signing to calendar: Senator Phillips, Chair, Senators                             
Cowdery, Halford, Therriault, Ellis.                                                                
                                                                                                    
HB 300                                                                                            
The Rules Committee considered HOUSE BILL NO. 300 "An Act                                           
relating to the procurement of certain travel services." Signing to                                 
calendar: Senator Phillips, Chair, Senators Ellis, Therriault, Cowdery.                             
                                                                                                    
HB 303                                                                                            
The Rules Committee considered 2d CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                             
303(RLS) "An Act relating to taxation of individual income; and                                     
providing for an effective date." Signing do not pass never, ever:                                  
Senator Phillips, Chair. Signing under other recommendations:                                       
Senators Ellis, Therriault. Signing no, no, no!: Senator Cowdery.                                   
                                                                                                    
HB 330                                                                                            
The Rules Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                
330(FIN) am "An Act relating to providing alcoholic beverages to a                                  
person under 21 years of age" and recommended it be replaced with                                   
                                                                                                    
          SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                       
          330(RLS) "An Act relating to brewpub licenses and                                         
          to providing alcoholic beverages to a person under 21                                     
          years of age." (Title change authorized by SCR 44)                                        
                                                                                                    
Signing under other recommendations: Senator Phillips, Chair,                                       
Senator Therriault. Signing to calendar: Senators Ellis, Halford,                                   
Cowdery.                                                                                            
                                                                                                    

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The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                      
 Fiscal Note No. 1, zero, Department of Law                                                         
 Fiscal Note No. 2, indeterminate, Department of Administration                                     
 Fiscal Note No. 3, indeterminate, Department of Corrections                                        
                                                                                                    
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                                       
                                                                                                    
HB 332                                                                                            
The Rules Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                
332(FIN) "An Act extending the termination date of the Council on                                   
Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault; relating to the council's duties;                             
placing the executive director and staff of the council in the exempt                               
service; and providing for an effective date." Signing under other                                  
recommendations: Senator Phillips, Chair. Signing to calendar:                                      
Senators Cowdery, Halford, Therriault, Ellis.                                                       
                                                                                                    
HB 344                                                                                            
The Rules Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                
344(STA) "An Act increasing fees for driver's licenses, instruction                                 
permits, and identification cards; and providing for an effective date."                            
Signing under other recommendations: Senator Phillips, Chair,                                       
Senators Therriault, Ellis. Signing to calendar: Senator Cowdery.                                   
                                                                                                    
HB 350                                                                                            
The Rules Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                
350(FIN) am "An Act relating to murder, conspiracy, criminal                                        
mischief, and terroristic threatening; and providing for an effective                               
date." Signing to calendar: Senator Phillips, Chair, Senators Cowdery,                              
Halford, Therriault, Ellis.                                                                         
                                                                                                    
HB 393                                                                                            
The Rules Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                
393(JUD) am "An Act relating to unfair and deceptive trade practices                                
and to the sale of business opportunities; amending Rules 4 and 73,                                 
Alaska Rules of Civil Procedure; and providing for an effective date."                              
Signing to calendar: Senator Phillips, Chair, Senators Ellis, Therriault,                           
Halford, Cowdery.                                                                                   
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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HB 443                                                                                            
The Rules Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                
443(L&C) "An Act retroactively extending the application and                                        
licensing deadlines and amending the effective date of certain                                      
provisions relating to regulation of persons who practice tattooing and                             
permanent cosmetic coloring or body piercing; and providing for an                                  
effective date." Signing to calendar: Senator Phillips, Chair, Senator                              
Cowdery. Signing to calendar reluctantly: Senator Ellis. Signing under                              
other recommendations: Senator Therriault.                                                          
                                                                                                    
HB 447                                                                                            
The Rules Committee considered HOUSE BILL NO. 447 "An Act                                           
relating to the interest rates that may be charged on loans by the                                  
Commercial Fishing and Agriculture Bank." Signing to calendar:                                      
Senator Phillips, Chair, Senators Cowdery, Halford. Signing under                                   
other recommendations: Senators Therriault, Ellis.                                                  
                                                                                                    
HB 471                                                                                            
The Rules Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                
471(CRA) "An Act increasing the maximum amount of loans from the                                    
bulk fuel revolving loan fund operated by the Alaska Energy                                         
Authority; relating to the definitions of 'net income' and 'unrestricted                            
net income' for purposes of determining the amount of the Alaska                                    
Industrial Development and Export Authority's dividend to the state;                                
relating to communities within which rural development loans may be                                 
made by the Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority; and                                 
providing for an effective date." Signing under other                                               
recommendations: Senator Philips, Chair, Senators Therriault,                                       
Halford. Signing to calendar: Senator Cowdery.                                                      
                                                                                                    
HB 474                                                                                            
The Rules Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                
474(CRA) am "An Act relating to public rights-of-way and easements                                  
for surface transportation affecting the Anchorage Coastal Wildlife                                 
Refuge." Signing to calendar: Senator Phillips, Chair. Signing under                                
other recommendations: Senators Cowdery, Therriault, Ellis.                                         
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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HB 499                                                                                            
The Rules Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                
499(JUD) "An Act declaring legislative intent to reject the continuity                              
of enterprise exception to the doctrine of successor liability adopted in                           
Savage Arms, Inc. v. Western Auto Supply, 18 P.3d 49 (Alaska 2001)                                  
as it relates to products liability; providing that a successor corporation                         
or other business entity that acquires assets of a predecessor                                      
corporation or other business entity is subject to liability for harm to                            
persons or property caused by a defective product sold or otherwise                                 
distributed commercially by the predecessor only if the acquisition is                              
accompanied by an agreement for the successor to assume the liability,                              
results from a fraudulent conveyance to escape liability for the debts                              
or liabilities of the predecessor, constitutes a consolidation or merger                            
with the predecessor, or results in the successor's becoming a                                      
continuation of the predecessor; defining 'business entity' that acquires                           
assets to include a sole proprietorship; and applying this Act to the                               
sale, lease, exchange, or other disposition of assets by a corporation, a                           
limited liability company, a partnership, a limited liability partnership,                          
a limited partnership, a sole proprietorship, or other business entity                              
that occurs before, on, or after the effective date of this Act." Signing                           
under other recommendations: Senator Phillips, Chair, Senators                                      
Therriault, Ellis. Signing to calendar: Senators Cowdery, Halford.                                  
                                                                                                    
HB 501                                                                                            
The Rules Committee considered HOUSE BILL NO. 501 "An Act                                           
relating to the use of unclaimed property to pay court-ordered                                      
restitution; and providing for an effective date." Signing to calendar:                             
Senator Phillips, Chair, Senator Ellis. Signing under other                                         
recommendations: Senators Cowdery, Therriault.                                                      
                                                                                                    
HB 507                                                                                            
The Rules Committee considered HOUSE BILL NO. 507 am "An Act                                        
naming the Trooper Hans-Peter Lothar Roelle Memorial Weigh                                          
Station and the Officer Justin Todd Wollam Memorial Bike Trail; and                                 
providing for an effective date." Signing to calendar: Senator Phillips,                            
Chair, Senators Cowdery, Halford, Therriault, Ellis.                                                
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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HB 517                                                                                            
The Rules Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                
517(STA) "An Act relating to the disposition of obsolete or surplus                                 
state property." Signing to calendar: Senator Phillips, Chair, Senator                              
Therriault. Signing under other recommendations: Senators Cowdery,                                  
Ellis.                                                                                              
                                                                                                    
HB 521                                                                                            
The Rules Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                
521(CRA) "An Act relating to municipal improvement areas." Signing                                  
under other recommendations: Senator Phillips, Chair, Senators                                      
Therriault, Ellis. Signing to calendar: Senators Cowdery, Halford.                                  
                                                                                                    
HB 527                                                                                            
The Rules Committee considered HOUSE BILL NO. 527 "An Act                                           
relating to entry into the Minto Flats State Game Refuge for purposes                               
of exploration and development of oil and gas resources." Signing to                                
calendar: Senator Phillips, Chair, Senators Cowdery, Halford,                                       
Therriault. Signing under other recommendations: Senator Ellis.                                     
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                          Special Committee Reports                                              
                                                                                                    
HB 403                                                                                            
The following report was received and distributed at 8:00 p.m., May                                 
13, 2002                                                                                            
                                                               May 13, 2002                         
                                                                                                    
Mr. President:                                                                                      
Mr. Speaker:                                                                                        
                                                                                                    
The CONFERENCE COMMITTEE with limited powers of free                                                
conference considering CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 403(FIN) am(brf                                        
sup maj fld)(efd fld) "An Act making appropriations for the operating                               
and loan program expenses of state government, for certain programs,                                
and to capitalize funds" and SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE                                             
BILL NO. 403(FIN) am S(brf sup maj fld S) "An Act making                                            
appropriations for the operating and loan program expenses of state                                 
government, for certain programs, and to capitalize funds; and                                      
providing for an effective date" and recommends                                                     

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          CONFERENCE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR                                                       
          HOUSE BILL NO. 403 "An Act making                                                         
          appropriations for the operating and loan program                                         
          expenses of state government, for certain programs,                                       
          and to capitalize funds; and providing for an effective                                   
          date."                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
be adopted.                                                                                         
                                                                                                    
Signing the report: Senator Donley, Chair, Senators Kelly, Hoffman;                                 
Representative Mulder, Chair, Representatives Williams, Davies.                                     
The report was held on the Secretary's desk.                                                        
                                                                                                    
HB 404                                                                                            
The following report was received and distributed at 8:15 p.m., May                                 
13, 2002                                                                                            
                                                               May 13, 2002                         
                                                                                                    
Mr. President:                                                                                      
Mr. Speaker:                                                                                        
                                                                                                    
The CONFERENCE COMMITTEE with limited powers of free                                                
conference considering considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                             
404(FIN) "An Act making appropriations for the operating and capital                                
expenses of the state's integrated comprehensive mental health                                      
program; and providing for an effective date" and SENATE CS FOR                                     
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 404(FIN) and recommends                                                       
                                                                                                    
                     CONFERENCE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR                                           
          HOUSE BILL NO. 404                                                                        
                                                                                                    
be adopted.                                                                                         
                                                                                                    
Signing the report: Senator Donley, Chair, Senators Kelly, Hoffman;                                 
Representative Mulder, Chair, Representatives Williams, Davies.                                     
                                                                                                    
The report was held on the Secretary's desk.                                                        
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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                        Introduction and Reference of                                            
                              Senate Resolutions                                                 
                                                                                                    
SCR 44                                                                                            
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 44 BY THE                                                          
SENATE RULES COMMITTEE,                                                                             
                                                                                                    
          SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 44                                                       
          Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e),                                             
          Uniform Rules of the Alaska State Legislature,                                            
          concerning House Bill No. 330, relating to providing                                      
          alcohol to a person under 21.                                                             
                                                                                                    
was read the first time and placed on the Secretary's Desk.                                         
                                                                                                    
Senator Phillips moved and asked unanimous consent that the First                                   
Supplemental Calendar be adopted. Without objection, it was so                                      
ordered.                                                                                            
                                                                                                    
               Consideration of the First Supplemental Calendar                                  
                                                                                                    
                        Second Reading of House Bills                                            
                                                                                                    
HB 303                                                                                            
2d CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 303(RLS) "An Act relating to taxation                                      
of individual income; and providing for an effective date" was read the                             
second time.                                                                                        
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                    
advanced to third reading and placed on final passage. Senator Ellis                                
objected.                                                                                           
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall the bill be advanced to third reading?" The                              
roll was taken with the following result:                                                           
                                                                                                    
2d CSHB 303(RLS)                                                                                    
Advance from Second to Third Reading?                                                               
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  12   NAYS:  7   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  1                                                   
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Donley, Green, Halford, Kelly, Leman,                                    
Phillips, Stevens, Therriault, Torgerson, Wilken                                                    
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Davis, Ellis, Elton, Hoffman, Lincoln, Olson, Taylor                                         
                                                                                                    
Absent:  Ward                                                                                       
                                                                                                    
Kelly changed from "Nay" to "Yea".                                                                  
Stevens changed from "Nay" to "Yea".                                                                
                                                                                                    
and so, the bill failed to advance to third reading.                                                
                                                                                                    
2d CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 303(RLS) will be on the May 14                                             
Calendar.                                                                                           
                                                                                                    
HB 447                                                                                            
HOUSE BILL NO. 447 "An Act relating to the interest rates that may                                  
be charged on loans by the Commercial Fishing and Agriculture Bank"                                 
was read the second time.                                                                           
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                    
advanced to third reading and placed on final passage. Senator Ellis                                
objected.                                                                                           
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall the bill be advanced to third reading?" The                              
roll was taken with the following result:                                                           
                                                                                                    
HB 447                                                                                              
Advance from Second to Third Reading?                                                               
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  13   NAYS:  6   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  1                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Donley, Green, Halford, Kelly, Leman,                                    
Phillips, Stevens, Taylor, Therriault, Torgerson, Wilken                                            
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Davis, Ellis, Elton, Hoffman, Lincoln, Olson                                                 
                                                                                                    
Absent:  Ward                                                                                       
                                                                                                    
and so, the bill failed to advance to third reading.                                                
                                                                                                    
HOUSE BILL NO. 447 will be on the May 14 calendar.                                                  
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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SCR 39                                                                                            
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 39, which had been                                                 
placed on the Secretary's Desk (page 3352) was read the second time                                 
and was before the Senate on final passage.                                                         
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION                                             
NO. 39 Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules                                  
of the Alaska State Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 507, a bill                              
relating to the naming of certain state facilities, pass the Senate?" The                           
roll was taken with the following result:                                                           
                                                                                                    
SCR 39                                                                                              
Second Reading - Final Passage                                                                      
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  18   NAYS:  1   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  1                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Davis, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Green,                                      
Halford, Hoffman, Kelly, Leman, Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens,                                  
Taylor, Torgerson, Wilken                                                                           
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Therriault                                                                                   
                                                                                                    
Absent:  Ward                                                                                       
                                                                                                    
and so, SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 39 passed the                                              
Senate and was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                           
                                                                                                    
HB 507                                                                                            
HOUSE BILL NO. 507 am "An Act naming the Trooper Hans-Peter                                         
Lothar Roelle Memorial Weigh Station and the Officer Justin Todd                                    
Wollam Memorial Bike Trail; and providing for an effective date" was                                
read the second time                                                                                
                                                                                                    
Senator Cowdery, Chair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                   
adoption of the Transportation Senate Committee Substitute offered on                               
page 3340. Without objection, SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                          
507(TRA) "An Act naming the Trooper Hans-Peter Lothar Roelle                                        
Memorial Weigh Station, the Officer Justin Todd Wollam Memorial                                     
Bike Trail, the Mail Carrier Emil Wegner Memorial Corridor, and the                                 
Katelyn Ohmer Markley Bridge; relating to the naming of the Wendy                                   
Ann Cogdell Memorial Rest Area; and providing for an effective date"                                
(Title change authorized by SCR 39) was adopted and read the second                                 
time.                                                                                               

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Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                    
considered engrossed, advanced to third reading and placed on final                                 
passage. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                      
                                                                                                    
SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 507(TRA) was read the third                                            
time.                                                                                               
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                             
507(TRA) "An Act naming the Trooper Hans-Peter Lothar Roelle                                        
Memorial Weigh Station, the Officer Justin Todd Wollam Memorial                                     
Bike Trail, the Mail Carrier Emil Wegner Memorial Corridor, and the                                 
Katelyn Ohmer Markley Bridge; relating to the naming of the Wendy                                   
Ann Cogdell Memorial Rest Area; and providing for an effective date"                                
pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                     
                                                                                                    
SCS HB 507(TRA)                                                                                     
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
Effective Date                                                                                      
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  17   NAYS:  1   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  2                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Davis, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Halford,                                    
Hoffman, Kelly, Leman, Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens, Taylor,                                   
Torgerson, Wilken                                                                                   
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Therriault                                                                                   
                                                                                                    
Absent:  Green, Ward                                                                                
                                                                                                    
and so, SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 507(TRA) passed the                                            
Senate.                                                                                             
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                    
the passage of the bill be considered the vote on the effective date                                
clause. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was referred                              
to the Secretary for engrossment.                                                                   
                                                                                                    
SCR 44                                                                                            
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 44, which had been                                                 
placed on the Secretary's Desk (page 3487) was read the second time                                 
and was before the Senate on final passage.                                                         
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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The question being: "Shall SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION                                             
NO. 44 Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules                                  
of the Alaska State Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 330,                                     
relating to providing alcohol to a person under 21, pass the Senate?"                               
The roll was taken with the following result:                                                       
                                                                                                    
SCR 44                                                                                              
Second Reading - Final Passage                                                                      
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  17   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  3                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Davis, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Halford,                                    
Hoffman, Kelly, Leman, Lincoln, Olson, Stevens, Taylor, Therriault,                                 
Torgerson, Wilken                                                                                   
                                                                                                    
Absent:  Green, Phillips, Ward                                                                      
                                                                                                    
and so, SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 44 passed the                                              
Senate and was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                           
                                                                                                    
HB 330                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 330(FIN) am "An Act relating to                                               
providing alcoholic beverages to a person under 21 years of age" was                                
read the second time.                                                                               
                                                                                                    
Senator Phillips, Chair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                  
adoption of the Rules Senate Committee Substitute offered on page                                   
3481. Senator Torgerson objected.                                                                   
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                          
NO. 330(RLS) "An Act relating to brewpub licenses and to providing                                  
alcoholic beverages to a person under 21 years of age" pass the                                     
Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                              
                                                                                                    
CSHB 330(FIN) am                                                                                    
Second Reading                                                                                      
Adopt Rules Committee Substitute?                                                                   
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  12   NAYS:  7   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  1                                                   
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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Yeas:  Cowdery, Davis, Donley, Ellis, Green, Halford, Kelly, Leman,                                 
Olson, Phillips, Stevens, Taylor                                                                    
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Austerman, Elton, Hoffman, Lincoln, Therriault, Torgerson,                                   
Wilken                                                                                              
                                                                                                    
Absent:  Ward                                                                                       
                                                                                                    
and so, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 330(RLS) "An                                            
Act relating to brewpub licenses and to providing alcoholic beverages                               
to a person under 21 years of age" (Title change authorized by SCR                                  
44) was adopted and read the second time.                                                           
                                                                                                    
Senator Taylor moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                           
following Senate letter of intent be adopted:                                                       
                                                                                                    
             Letter of Intent for HB 330                                                          
                                                                                                    
          It is the intent of the Legislature that the Alcohol                                      
          Beverage Control board and staff examine and make                                         
          recommendations to the 23rd Alaska State                                                  
          Legislature no later than January 15, 2003 concerning                                     
          the appropriateness of brewpubs in both the retail                                        
          dispensary and wholesaling of alcoholic beverages                                         
          and for the board to monitor the amount of beer sold                                      
          by brewpubs at the wholesale level.                                                       
                                                                                                    
Without objection, the Senate Letter of Intent was adopted.                                         
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                    
considered engrossed, advanced to third reading and placed on final                                 
passage. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                      
                                                                                                    
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 330(RLS) was read                                               
the third time.                                                                                     
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                          
NO. 330(RLS) "An Act relating to brewpub licenses and to providing                                  
alcoholic beverages to a person under 21 years of age" pass the                                     
Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                              
                                                                                                    

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SCS CSHB 330(RLS)                                                                                   
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  13   NAYS:  6   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  1                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Cowdery, Davis, Donley, Ellis, Green, Halford, Kelly, Leman,                                 
Olson, Phillips, Stevens, Taylor, Wilken                                                            
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Austerman, Elton, Hoffman, Lincoln, Therriault, Torgerson                                    
                                                                                                    
Absent:  Ward                                                                                       
                                                                                                    
and so, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 330(RLS)                                                
passed the Senate with a Letter of Intent and was referred to the                                   
Secretary for engrossment.                                                                          
                                                                                                    
HB 56                                                                                             
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 56(FIN) "An Act relating to minimum                                           
wages; and providing for an effective date" was read the second time.                               
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                    
advanced to third reading and placed on final passage. Senator Ellis                                
objected.                                                                                           
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall the bill be advanced to third reading?" The                              
roll was taken with the following result:                                                           
                                                                                                    
CSHB 56(FIN)                                                                                        
Advance from Second to Third Reading?                                                               
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  12   NAYS:  7   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  1                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Donley, Green, Halford, Kelly, Leman,                                    
Phillips, Stevens, Taylor, Torgerson, Wilken                                                        
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Davis, Ellis, Elton, Hoffman, Lincoln, Olson, Therriault                                     
                                                                                                    
Absent:  Ward                                                                                       
                                                                                                    
and so, the bill failed to advance to third reading.                                                
                                                                                                    
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 56 (FIN) will be on the May 14 calendar.                                      
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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HB 208                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 208(RES) "An Act relating to aquatic                                          
farming of shellfish; and providing for an effective date" was read the                             
second time.                                                                                        
                                                                                                    
Senators Leman, Taylor, Austerman moved and asked unanimous                                         
consent to be shown as cross sponsors on the bill. Without objection, it                            
was so ordered.                                                                                     
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                    
advanced to third reading and placed on final passage. Senator Ellis                                
objected.                                                                                           
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall the bill be advanced to third reading?" The                              
roll was taken with the following result:                                                           
                                                                                                    
CSHB 208(RES)                                                                                       
Advance from Second to Third Reading?                                                               
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  13   NAYS:  6   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  1                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Donley, Green, Halford, Kelly, Leman,                                    
Phillips, Stevens, Taylor, Therriault, Torgerson, Wilken                                            
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Davis, Ellis, Elton, Hoffman, Lincoln, Olson                                                 
                                                                                                    
Absent:  Ward                                                                                       
                                                                                                    
and so, the bill failed to advance to third reading.                                                
                                                                                                    
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 208(RES) will be on the May 14                                                
calendar.                                                                                           
                                                                                                    
SCR 40                                                                                            
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 40, which had been                                                 
placed on the Secretary's Desk (page 3352) was read the second time                                 
and was before the Senate on final passage.                                                         
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION                                             
NO. 40 Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules                                  
of the Alaska State Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 254,                                     
relating to the teachers', judicial, and public employees' retirement                               
systems; and providing for an effective date, pass the Senate?" The roll                            
was taken with the following result:                                                                

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SCR 40                                                                                              
Second Reading - Final Passage                                                                      
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  1                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Davis, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Green,                                      
Halford, Hoffman, Kelly, Leman, Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens,                                  
Taylor, Therriault, Torgerson, Wilken                                                               
                                                                                                    
Absent:  Ward                                                                                       
                                                                                                    
and so, SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 40 passed the                                              
Senate and was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                           
                                                                                                    
HB 254                                                                                            
CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                        
254(FIN) "An Act relating to the teachers' retirement system, the                                   
judicial retirement system, and the public employees' retirement                                    
system and to the tax qualification under the Internal Revenue Code of                              
those systems; amending the definition of 'actuarial adjustment' in the                             
teachers' retirement system and the public employees' retirement                                    
system; repealing certain provisions of the teachers' retirement system                             
and the public employees' retirement system; amending the statutory                                 
limitation on payment of warrants to make an exception for warrants                                 
making benefit payments or refunds under various state retirement and                               
benefit programs; and providing for an effective date" was read the                                 
second time.                                                                                        
                                                                                                    
Senator Phillips, Chair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                  
adoption of the Rules Senate Committee Substitute offered on page                                   
3479. Without objection, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR SPONSOR                                               
SUBSTITUTE FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 254(RLS) "An Act relating to                                          
the teachers' retirement system, the judicial retirement system, and the                            
public employees' retirement system and to the tax qualification under                              
the Internal Revenue Code of those systems; amending the definition                                 
of 'actuarial adjustment' in the teachers' retirement system and the                                
public employees' retirement system; repealing certain provisions of                                
the teachers' retirement system and the public employees' retirement                                
system; amending the statutory limitation on payment of warrants to                                 
make an exception for warrants making benefit payments or refunds                                   
under various state retirement and benefit programs; relating to the                                

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teachers' retirement system; relating to the public employees'                                      
retirement system in regard to temporary legislative employees and                                  
peace officers and fire fighters; and providing for an effective date."                             
(Title change authorized by SCR 40 ) was adopted and read the second                                
time.                                                                                               
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                    
considered engrossed, advanced to third reading and placed on final                                 
passage. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                      
                                                                                                    
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR HOUSE                                                   
BILL NO. 254(RLS) was read the third time.                                                          
                                                                                                    
Senator Ellis called the Senate. The call was satisfied.                                            
                                                                                                    
HB 254                                                                                            
Senator Taylor moved and asked unanimous consent to abstain from                                    
voting because of a conflict of interest. Objections were heard and                                 
Senator Taylor was required to vote.                                                                
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR CS FOR SPONSOR                                             
SUBSTITUTE FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 254(RLS) "An Act relating to                                          
the teachers' retirement system, the judicial retirement system, and the                            
public employees' retirement system and to the tax qualification under                              
the Internal Revenue Code of those systems; amending the definition                                 
of 'actuarial adjustment' in the teachers' retirement system and the                                
public employees' retirement system; repealing certain provisions of                                
the teachers' retirement system and the public employees' retirement                                
system; amending the statutory limitation on payment of warrants to                                 
make an exception for warrants making benefit payments or refunds                                   
under various state retirement and benefit programs; relating to the                                
teachers' retirement system; relating to the public employees'                                      
retirement system in regard to temporary legislative employees and                                  
peace officers and fire fighters; and providing for an effective date"                              
pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                     
                                                                                                    
SCS CSSSHB 254(RLS)                                                                                 
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
Effective Date                                                                                      
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  16   NAYS:  4   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   

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Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Davis, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Halford,                                    
Hoffman, Leman, Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens, Taylor,                                          
Torgerson, Wilken                                                                                   
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Green, Kelly, Therriault, Ward                                                               
                                                                                                    
and so, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR                                                 
HOUSE BILL NO. 254(RLS) passed the Senate.                                                          
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                    
the passage of the bill be considered the vote on the effective date                                
clause. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was referred                              
to the Secretary for engrossment.                                                                   
                                                                                                    
HB 276                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 276(L&C) "An Act relating to temporary                                        
permits and licenses by endorsement issued by the Board of Nursing;                                 
and relating to the delegation of nursing duties" was read the second                               
time.                                                                                               
                                                                                                    
Senator Phillips, Chair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                  
adoption of the Rules Senate Committee Substitute offered on page                                   
3480. Without objection, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                            
NO. 276(RLS) was adopted and read the second time.                                                  
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                    
considered engrossed, advanced to third reading and placed on final                                 
passage. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                      
                                                                                                    
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 276(RLS) was read                                               
the third time.                                                                                     
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                          
NO. 276(RLS) "An Act relating to temporary permits and licenses by                                  
endorsement issued by the Board of Nursing; and relating to the                                     
delegation of nursing duties" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with                             
the following result:                                                                               
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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SCS CSHB 276(RLS)                                                                                   
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  1   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Davis, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Green,                                      
Halford, Hoffman, Kelly, Leman, Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens,                                  
Taylor, Therriault, Torgerson, Wilken                                                               
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Ward                                                                                         
                                                                                                    
and so, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 276(RLS)                                                
passed the Senate and was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                
                                                                                                    
HB 287                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 287(FIN) "An Act relating to the                                              
exemption of commercial fishing entry permits from claims of                                        
creditors and execution on an interest in a limited entry permit; and                               
providing for an effective date" was read the second time.                                          
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                    
advanced to third reading and placed on final passage. Without                                      
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                       
                                                                                                    
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 287(FIN) was read the third time.                                             
                                                                                                    
Senators Leman, Lincoln, Hoffman moved and asked unanimous                                          
consent to abstain from voting because of a conflict of interest.                                   
Objections were heard and Senators Leman, Lincoln, Hoffman were                                     
required to vote.                                                                                   
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 287(FIN) "An                                       
Act relating to the exemption of commercial fishing entry permits                                   
from claims of creditors and execution on an interest in a limited entry                            
permit; and providing for an effective date" pass the Senate?" The roll                             
was taken with the following result:                                                                
                                                                                                    
CSHB 287(FIN)                                                                                       
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
Effective Date                                                                                      
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  1   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   

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Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Davis, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Green,                                      
Halford, Hoffman, Kelly, Leman, Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens,                                  
Taylor, Therriault, Torgerson, Wilken                                                               
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Ward                                                                                         
                                                                                                    
and so, CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 287(FIN) passed the Senate.                                           
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                    
the passage of the bill be considered the vote on the effective date                                
clause. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was signed by                             
the President and Secretary and returned to the House.                                              
                                                                                                    
HB 296                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 296(CRA) "An Act relating to mergers                                          
and consolidations of municipalities" was read the second time.                                     
                                                                                                    
Senator Taylor, Chair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                    
adoption of the Judiciary Senate Committee Substitute offered on page                               
3101. Without objection, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                            
NO. 296(JUD) was adopted and read the second time.                                                  
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                    
considered engrossed, advanced to third reading and placed on final                                 
passage. Senator Ellis objected.                                                                    
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall the bill be advanced to third reading?" The                              
roll was taken with the following result:                                                           
                                                                                                    
SCS CSHB 296(JUD)                                                                                   
Advance from Second to Third Reading?                                                               
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  13   NAYS:  7   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Donley, Green, Halford, Kelly, Leman,                                    
Phillips, Stevens, Taylor, Therriault, Torgerson, Wilken                                            
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Davis, Ellis, Elton, Hoffman, Lincoln, Olson, Ward                                           
                                                                                                    
and so, the bill failed to advance to third reading.                                                
                                                                                                    
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 296(JUD) will be on                                             
the May 14 calendar.                                                                                

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Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the Senate                                     
move down the calendar to CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 135(JUD)                                            
am. Without objection, the Senate advanced to:                                                      
                                                                                                    
HB 135                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 135(JUD) am "An Act relating to                                               
municipal fees for certain police protection services and to a tenant's                             
activities that result in the imposition of those fees" was read the                                
second time.                                                                                        
                                                                                                    
Senator Taylor, Chair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                    
adoption of the Judiciary Senate Committee Substitute offered on page                               
3401. Without objection, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                            
NO. 135(JUD) was adopted and read the second time.                                                  
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                    
considered engrossed, advanced to third reading and placed on final                                 
passage. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                      
                                                                                                    
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 135(JUD) was read                                               
the third time.                                                                                     
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                          
NO. 135(JUD) "An Act relating to municipal fees for certain police                                  
protection services and to a tenant's activities that result in the                                 
imposition of those fees" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the                             
following result:                                                                                   
                                                                                                    
SCS CSHB 135(JUD)                                                                                   
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Davis, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Green,                                      
Halford, Hoffman, Kelly, Leman, Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens,                                  
Taylor, Therriault, Torgerson, Ward, Wilken                                                         
                                                                                                    
and so, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 135(JUD)                                                

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passed the Senate and was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
HB 207                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 207(RLS) "An Act moving election                                              
district 24 as described in the Constitution of the State of Alaska at                              
statehood from the Second Judicial District to the Fourth Judicial                                  
District and adding the Nabesna area to the Third Judicial District and                             
removing it from the Fourth Judicial District" was read the second                                  
time.                                                                                               
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                    
advanced to third reading and placed on final passage. Without                                      
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                       
                                                                                                    
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 207(RLS) was read the third time.                                             
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 207(RLS) "An                                       
Act moving election district 24 as described in the Constitution of the                             
State of Alaska at statehood from the Second Judicial District to the                               
Fourth Judicial District and adding the Nabesna area to the Third                                   
Judicial District and removing it from the Fourth Judicial District"                                
pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                     
                                                                                                    
CSHB 207(RLS)                                                                                       
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Davis, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Green,                                      
Halford, Hoffman, Kelly, Leman, Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens,                                  
Taylor, Therriault, Torgerson, Ward, Wilken                                                         
                                                                                                    
and so, CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 207(RLS) passed the Senate, was                                       
signed by the President and Secretary and returned to the House.                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Phillips moved and asked unanimous consent that the Senate                                  
adopt the Second Supplemental Calendar. Without objection, it was so                                
ordered.  The Senate returned to:                                                                   
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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                          Standing Committee Reports                                             
                                                                                                    
HB 524                                                                                            
The Rules Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                
524(FIN) "An Act relating to the issuance of general obligation bonds                               
for the purpose of paying the cost of design, construction, and major                               
maintenance of educational and museum facilities; and providing for                                 
an effective date." Signing to calendar: Senator Phillips, Chair,                                   
Senators Cowdery, Halford. Signing under other recommendations:                                     
Senator Therriault. Signing amend: Senator Ellis.                                                   
                                                                                                    
The bill is on today's second supplemental calendar.                                                
                                                                                                    
HB 525                                                                                            
The Rules Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                
525(FIN) am "An Act relating to the issuance of general obligation                                  
bonds for the purpose of paying the cost of deferred maintenance of                                 
public facilities; and providing for an effective date." Signing to                                 
calendar: Senator Phillips, Chair, Senators Cowdery, Halford. Signing                               
under other recommendations: Senator Therriault. Signing amend:                                     
Senator Ellis.                                                                                      
                                                                                                    
The bill is on today's second supplemental calendar.                                                
                                                                                                    
HB 528                                                                                            
The Rules Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                
528(FIN) "An Act relating to programs of state reimbursement for                                    
debt payments for certain capital projects; and providing for an                                    
effective date." Signing to calendar: Senator Phillips, Chair, Senator                              
Cowdery. Signing under other recommendations: Senator Therriault.                                   
Signing amend: Senator Ellis.                                                                       
                                                                                                    
The bill is on today's second supplemental calendar.                                                
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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              Consideration of the Second Supplemental Calendar                                  
                                                                                                    
                        Second Reading of House Bills                                            
                                                                                                    
HB 524                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 524(FIN) "An Act relating to the                                              
issuance of general obligation bonds for the purpose of paying the cost                             
of design, construction, and major maintenance of educational and                                   
museum facilities; and providing for an effective date" was read the                                
second time.                                                                                        
                                                                                                    
Senator Kelly, Cochair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                   
adoption of the Finance Senate Committee Substitute offered on page                                 
3477. Without objection, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                            
NO. 524(FIN) was adopted and read the second time.                                                  
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                    
considered engrossed, advanced to third reading and placed on final                                 
passage. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                      
                                                                                                    
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 524(FIN) was read the                                           
third time.                                                                                         
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                    
held in third reading to the May 14 calendar. Without objection, it was                             
so ordered.                                                                                         
                                                                                                    
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 524(FIN) will be in                                             
third reading on the May 14 calendar.                                                               
                                                                                                    
SCR 43                                                                                            
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 43 was read the                                                    
second time and was before the Senate on final passage.                                             
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION                                             
NO. 43 Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules                                  
of the Alaska State Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 525,                                     
relating to the issuance of general obligation bonds for deferred                                   
maintenance, pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following                                

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result:                                                                                             
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
SCR 43                                                                                              
Second Reading - Final Passage                                                                      
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Davis, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Green,                                      
Halford, Hoffman, Kelly, Leman, Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens,                                  
Taylor, Therriault, Torgerson, Ward, Wilken                                                         
                                                                                                    
and so, SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 43 passed the                                              
Senate and was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                           
                                                                                                    
HB 525                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 525(FIN) am "An Act relating to the                                           
issuance of general obligation bonds for the purpose of paying the cost                             
of deferred maintenance of public facilities; and providing for an                                  
effective date" was read the second time.                                                           
                                                                                                    
Senator Kelly, Cochair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                   
adoption of the Finance Senate Committee Substitute offered on page                                 
3477. Without objection, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                            
NO. 525(FIN) am S "An Act providing for and relating to the issuance                                
of state guaranteed transportation revenue anticipation bonds in a                                  
principal amount of not more than $102,805,000 for the purpose of                                   
paying the cost of transportation projects that qualify for federal                                 
highway aid and the allocation of those bond proceeds; relating to the                              
issuance of general obligation bonds in a principal amount of not more                              
than $123,914,500 for the purpose of paying the cost of state                                       
transportation projects; and providing for an effective date." (Title                               
change authorized by SCR 43) was adopted and read the second time.                                  
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                    
considered engrossed, advanced to third reading and placed on final                                 
passage. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                      
                                                                                                    
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 525(FIN) was read the                                           
third time.                                                                                         

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Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                    
held in third reading to the May 14 calendar. Without objection, it was                             
so ordered.                                                                                         
                                                                                                    
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 525(FIN) will be on                                             
the May 14 calendar.                                                                                
                                                                                                    
HB 528                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 528(FIN) "An Act relating to programs                                         
of state reimbursement for debt payments for certain capital projects;                              
and providing for an effective date" was read the second time.                                      
                                                                                                    
Senator Kelly, Cochair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                   
adoption of the Finance  Senate Committee Substitute offered on page                                
3478. Without objection, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                            
NO. 528(FIN) was adopted and read the second time.                                                  
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                    
considered engrossed, advanced to third reading and placed on final                                 
passage. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                      
                                                                                                    
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 528(FIN) was read the                                           
third time.                                                                                         
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                    
held in third reading to the May 14 calendar. Without objection, it was                             
so ordered.                                                                                         
                                                                                                    
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 528(FIN) will be in                                             
third reading on the May 14 calendar.                                                               
                                                                                                    
HB 474                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 474(CRA) am "An Act relating to public                                        
rights-of-way and easements for surface transportation affecting the                                
Anchorage Coastal Wildlife Refuge" was read the second time.                                        
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                    
advanced to third reading and placed on final passage. Without                                      

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objection, it was so ordered.                                                                       
                                                                                                    
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 474(CRA) am was read the third time.                                          
The question being: "Shall CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 474(CRA) am                                        
"An Act relating to public rights-of-way and easements for surface                                  
transportation affecting the Anchorage Coastal Wildlife Refuge" pass                                
the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                          
                                                                                                    
CSHB 474(CRA) am                                                                                    
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  12   NAYS:  8   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Donley, Green, Halford, Kelly, Leman,                                    
Phillips, Stevens, Torgerson, Ward, Wilken                                                          
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Davis, Ellis, Elton, Hoffman, Lincoln, Olson, Taylor, Therriault                             
                                                                                                    
and so, CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 474(CRA) am passed the Senate,                                        
was signed by the President and Secretary and returned to the House.                                
                                                                                                    
HB 527                                                                                            
HOUSE BILL NO. 527 "An Act relating to entry into the Minto Flats                                   
State Game Refuge for purposes of exploration and development of oil                                
and gas resources" was read the second time.                                                        
                                                                                                    
Senator Torgerson, Chair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                 
adoption of the Resources Senate Committee Substitute offered on                                    
page 3341. Without objection, SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                          
527(RES) was adopted and read the second time.                                                      
                                                                                                    
Senators Torgerson, Lincoln offered Amendment No. 1:                                                
                                                                                                    
Page 1, line 7, after "or"                                                                          
 Insert  "local"                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Torgerson moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 1.                                        
Senator Ellis objected, then withdrew his objection. There being no                                 
further objections, Amendment No. 1 was adopted.                                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                    
considered engrossed, advanced to third reading and placed on final                                 

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passage. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                      
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 527(RES) am S was read the                                             
third time.                                                                                         
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                             
527(RES) am S "An Act relating to entry into the Minto Flats State                                  
Game Refuge for purposes of exploration and development of oil and                                  
gas resources" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following                              
result:                                                                                             
                                                                                                    
SCS HB 527(RES) am S                                                                                
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  18   NAYS:  2   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Austerman, Cowdery, Davis, Donley, Green, Halford,                                           
Hoffman, Kelly, Leman, Lincoln, Olson, Phillips, Stevens, Taylor,                                   
Therriault, Torgerson, Ward, Wilken                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Ellis, Elton                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
and so, SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 527(RES) am S passed                                           
the Senate and was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                       
                                                                                                    
                             Unfinished Business                                                 
                                                                                                    
HB 451                                                                                            
Senator Kelly, Cochair, moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                  
Finance Committee referral be waived on HOUSE BILL NO. 451 am                                       
"An Act relating to municipal bond reimbursement for school                                         
construction; and providing for an effective date." Without objection,                              
the bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                                       
                                                                                                    
HB 182                                                                                            
Senator Kelly, Cochair, moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                  
Finance Committee referral be waived on CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                       
182(FIN) am "An Act relating to certain vehicles, including                                         
motorcycles and trailers; relating to the registration, bonding, and                                
other regulation of motor vehicle dealers; relating to the registration                             
and other regulation of certain motor vehicle buyers' agents; relating to                           

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acts and transactions involving vehicles, including trailers, and to the                            
acts and practices of certain persons and entities involved in vehicle                              
transactions, including trailer transactions; relating to consumer                                  
protection for used vehicle buyers; amending Rule 3, Alaska Rules of                                
Civil Procedure; and providing for an effective date." Without                                      
objection, the bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                            
                                                                                                    
HB 203                                                                                            
Senator Kelly, Cochair, moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                  
Finance Committee referral be waived on CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                       
203(FIN) "An Act making an appropriation to the Legislative Council                                 
for a study of school district cost factors; and providing for an                                   
effective date." Without objection, the bill was referred to the Rules                              
Committee.                                                                                          
                                                                                                    
HB 53                                                                                             
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 53(STA) "An Act establishing the Alaska                                       
Seismic Hazards Safety Commission" was not taken up on the May 13                                   
first supplemental calendar. The bill will be on the May 14 calendar.                               
                                                                                                    
HB 160                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 160(JUD) "An Act requiring the                                                
reporting of induced terminations of pregnancies" was not taken up on                               
the May 13 calendar. The bill will be on the May 14 calendar.                                       
                                                                                                    
HB 300                                                                                            
HOUSE BILL NO. 300 "An Act relating to the procurement of certain                                   
travel services" was not taken up on the May 13 first supplemental                                  
calendar. The bill will be on the May 14 calendar.                                                  
                                                                                                    
HB 332                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 332(FIN) "An Act extending the                                                
termination date of the Council on Domestic Violence and Sexual                                     
Assault; relating to the council's duties; placing the executive director                           
and staff of the council in the exempt service; and providing for an                                
effective date" was not taken up on the May 13 first supplemental                                   
calendar. The bill will be on the May 14 calendar.                                                  
                                                                                                    
HB 344                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 344(STA) "An Act increasing fees for                                          

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driver's licenses, instruction permits, and identification cards; and                               
providing for an effective date" was not taken up on the May 13  first                              
supplemental calendar. The bill will be on the May 14 calendar.                                     
HB 350                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 350(FIN) am "An Act relating to murder,                                       
conspiracy, criminal mischief, and terroristic threatening; and                                     
providing for an effective date" was not taken up on the May 13 first                               
supplemental calendar. The bill will be on the May 14 calendar.                                     
                                                                                                    
HB 389                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 389(CRA) "An Act eliminating the                                              
delayed repeal of a provision authorizing an exemption from and                                     
deferral of municipal property taxes on certain types of deteriorated                               
property; and providing for an effective date" was not taken up on the                              
May 13 calendar. The bill will be on the May 14 calendar.                                           
                                                                                                    
HB 393                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 393(JUD) am "An Act relating to unfair                                        
and deceptive trade practices and to the sale of business opportunities;                            
amending Rules 4 and 73, Alaska Rules of Civil Procedure; and                                       
providing for an effective date" was not taken up on the May 13 first                               
supplemental calendar. The bill will be on the May 14 calendar.                                     
                                                                                                    
HB 397                                                                                            
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 397(TRA) "An Act                                                
exempting a person driving certain motor vehicles, aircraft, or                                     
watercraft from driver licensing requirements; and providing for an                                 
effective date" was not taken up on the May 13 calendar. The bill will                              
be on the May 14 calendar.                                                                          
                                                                                                    
HB 421                                                                                            
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 421(FIN) "An Act                                                
relating to requiring the Department of Natural Resources to develop                                
and maintain a standardized procedure for processing applications and                               
issuing permits, authorizations, and certifications under the Alaska                                
Water Use Act and to make a record of those items and amendments                                    
and orders affecting them available on the Internet" was not taken up                               
on the May 13 calendar. The bill will be on the May 14 calendar.                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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HB 443                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 443(L&C) "An Act retroactively                                                
extending the application and licensing deadlines and amending the                                  
effective date of certain provisions relating to regulation of persons                              
who practice tattooing and permanent cosmetic coloring or body                                      
piercing; and providing for an effective date" was not taken up on the                              
May 13 first supplemental calendar. The bill will be on the May 14                                  
calendar.                                                                                           
                                                                                                    
HB 471                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 471(CRA) "An Act increasing the                                               
maximum amount of loans from the bulk fuel revolving loan fund                                      
operated by the Alaska Energy Authority; relating to the definitions of                             
'net income' and 'unrestricted net income' for purposes of determining                              
the amount of the Alaska Industrial Development and Export                                          
Authority's dividend to the state; relating to communities within which                             
rural development loans may be made by the Alaska Industrial                                        
Development and Export Authority; and providing for an effective                                    
date" was not taken up on the May 13 first supplemental calendar. The                               
bill will be on the May 14 calendar.                                                                
                                                                                                    
HB 499                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 499(JUD) "An Act declaring legislative                                        
intent to reject the continuity of enterprise exception to the doctrine of                          
successor liability adopted in Savage Arms, Inc. v. Western Auto                                    
Supply, 18 P.3d 49 (Alaska 2001) as it relates to products liability;                               
providing that a successor corporation or other business entity that                                
acquires assets of a predecessor corporation or other business entity is                            
subject to liability for harm to persons or property caused by a                                    
defective product sold or otherwise distributed commercially by the                                 
predecessor only if the acquisition is accompanied by an agreement for                              
the successor to assume the liability, results from a fraudulent                                    
conveyance to escape liability for the debts or liabilities of the                                  
predecessor, constitutes a consolidation or merger with the                                         
predecessor, or results in the successor's becoming a continuation of                               
the predecessor; defining 'business entity' that acquires assets to                                 
include a sole proprietorship; and applying this Act to the sale, lease,                            

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exchange, or other disposition of assets by a corporation, a limited                                
liability company, a partnership, a limited liability partnership, a                                
limited partnership, a sole proprietorship, or other business entity that                           
occurs before, on, or after the effective date of this Act" was not taken                           
up on the May 13 first supplemental calendar. The bill will be on the                               
May 14 calendar.                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
HB 501                                                                                            
HOUSE BILL NO. 501 "An Act relating to the use of unclaimed                                         
property to pay court-ordered restitution; and providing for an                                     
effective date" was not taken up on the May 13 first supplemental                                   
calendar. The bill will be on the May 14 calendar.                                                  
                                                                                                    
HB 504                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 504(FIN) am "An Act relating to the                                           
wages of people working in the fisheries business" was not taken up                                 
on the May 13 calendar. The bill will be on the May 14 calendar.                                    
                                                                                                    
HB 515                                                                                            
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 515(FIN) "An Act                                                
relating to missions and measures to be applied to certain expenditures                             
by the executive branch of state government and the University of                                   
Alaska and by the judicial branch of state government from the state                                
operating budget for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2003; and                                      
providing for an effective date" was not taken up on the May 13                                     
calendar. The bill will be on the May 14 calendar.                                                  
                                                                                                    
HB 517                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 517(STA) "An Act relating to the                                              
disposition of obsolete or surplus state property" was not taken up on                              
the May 13 first supplemental calendar. The bill will be on the May 14                              
calendar.                                                                                           
                                                                                                    
HB 521                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 521(CRA) "An Act relating to municipal                                        
improvement areas" was not taken up on the May 13 first                                             
supplemental calendar. The bill will be on the May 14 calendar.                                     
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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SCR 38                                                                                            
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 38 Suspending Rules                                                
24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules of the Alaska State                                      
Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 389, relating to a provision                                 
authorizing an exemption from and deferral of municipal property                                    
taxes on certain types of deteriorated property, was not taken up on the                            
May 13 calendar. The bill will be on the May 14 calendar.                                           
                                                                                                    
                                Announcements                                                    
                                                                                                    
Announcements are at the end of the journal.                                                        
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                 Engrossment                                                     
                                                                                                    
SB 55                                                                                             
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 55(RLS) "An Act changing the name of                                         
the Alaska Pioneers' Home to the Alaska Pioneers' and Veterans'                                     
Home and of the Alaska Pioneers' Homes Advisory Board to the                                        
Alaska Pioneers' and Veterans' Home Advisory Board; relating to                                     
housing and services for veterans; relating to the advisory board for                               
the home; making other amendments to the statutes relating to the                                   
home; and providing for an effective date" was engrossed, signed by                                 
the President and Secretary and transmitted to the House for                                        
consideration.                                                                                      
                                                                                                    
SB 230                                                                                            
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 230(JUD) "An Act relating to                                                 
recommending or refusing psychotropic drugs or certain types of                                     
evaluations or treatments for children" was engrossed, signed by the                                
President and Secretary and transmitted to the House for                                            
consideration.                                                                                      
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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SB 317                                                                                            
SENATE BILL NO. 317 "An Act relating to the national forest                                         
income program in the Department of Community and Economic                                          
Development and to the authority of the department to adopt                                         
regulations; and providing for an effective date" was engrossed, signed                             
by the President and Secretary and transmitted to the House for                                     
consideration.                                                                                      
                                                                                                    
SB 366                                                                                            
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 366(RES) "An Act relating to the fee for                                     
the Chitina dip net fishing permit and to Chitina fishery access; and                               
providing for an effective date" was engrossed, signed by the President                             
and Secretary and transmitted to the House for consideration.                                       
                                                                                                    
HB 135                                                                                            
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 135(JUD) "An Act                                                
relating to municipal fees for certain police protection services and to                            
a tenant's activities that result in the imposition of those fees" was                              
engrossed, signed by the President and Secretary and returned to the                                
House for consideration.                                                                            
                                                                                                    
HB 162                                                                                            
SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 162(STA) "An Act relating to                                           
absences from the state under the longevity bonus program" was                                      
engrossed, signed by the President and Secretary and returned to the                                
House for consideration.                                                                            
                                                                                                    
HB 209                                                                                            
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 209(HES) "An Act                                                
directing the Department of Health and Social Services to establish a                               
foster care transition program; relating to that program; and providing                             
for an effective date" was engrossed, signed by the President and                                   
Secretary and returned to the House for consideration.                                              
                                                                                                    
HB 225                                                                                            
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 225(RLS) "An Act                                                
relating to state taxation of alcoholic beverages; and increasing the                               
alcoholic beverage state tax rates" was engrossed, signed by the                                    

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President and Secretary and returned to the House for consideration.                                
                                                                                                    
HB 254                                                                                            
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR HOUSE                                                   
BILL NO. 254(RLS) "An Act relating to the teachers' retirement                                      
system, the judicial retirement system, and the public employees'                                   
retirement system and to the tax qualification under the Internal                                   
Revenue Code of those systems; amending the definition of 'actuarial                                
adjustment' in the teachers' retirement system and the public                                       
employees' retirement system; repealing certain provisions of the                                   
teachers' retirement system and the public employees' retirement                                    
system; amending the statutory limitation on payment of warrants to                                 
make an exception for warrants making benefit payments or refunds                                   
under various state retirement and benefit programs; relating to the                                
teachers' retirement system; relating to the public employees'                                      
retirement system in regard to temporary legislative employees and                                  
peace officers and fire fighters; and providing for an effective date"                              
was engrossed, signed by the President and Secretary and returned to                                
the House for consideration.                                                                        
                                                                                                    
HB 276                                                                                            
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 276(RLS) "An Act                                                
relating to temporary permits and licenses by endorsement issued by                                 
the Board of Nursing; and relating to the delegation of nursing duties"                             
was engrossed, signed by the President and Secretary and returned to                                
the House for consideration.                                                                        
                                                                                                    
HB 330                                                                                            
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 330(RLS) "An Act                                                
relating to brewpub licenses and to providing alcoholic beverages to a                              
person under 21 years of age" with a Senate Letter of Intent was                                    
engrossed, signed by the President and Secretary and returned to the                                
House for consideration.                                                                            
                                                                                                    
HB 507                                                                                            
SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 507(TRA) "An Act naming the                                            
Trooper Hans-Peter Lothar Roelle Memorial Weigh Station, the                                        
Officer Justin Todd Wollam Memorial Bike Trail, the Mail Carrier                                    
Emil Wegner Memorial Corridor, and the Katelyn Ohmer Markley                                        
Bridge; relating to the naming of the Wendy Ann Cogdell Memorial                                    
Rest Area; and providing for an effective date" was engrossed, signed                               

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by the President and Secretary and returned to the House for                                        
consideration.                                                                                      
HB 527                                                                                            
SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 527(RES) am S "An Act                                                  
relating to entry into the Minto Flats State Game Refuge for purposes                               
of exploration and development of oil and gas resources" was                                        
engrossed, signed by the President and Secretary and returned to the                                
House for consideration.                                                                            
                                                                                                    
SCR 39                                                                                            
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 39 Suspending Rules                                                
24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules of the Alaska State                                      
Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 507, a bill relating to the                                  
naming of certain state facilities, was engrossed, signed by the                                    
President and Secretary and returned to the House for consideration.                                
                                                                                                    
SCR 40                                                                                            
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 40 Suspending Rules                                                
24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules of the Alaska State                                      
Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 254, relating to the teachers',                              
judicial, and public employees' retirement systems; and providing for                               
an effective date, was engrossed, signed by the President and Secretary                             
and returned to the House for consideration.                                                        
                                                                                                    
SCR 42                                                                                            
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 42 Suspending Rules                                                
24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules of the Alaska State                                      
Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 246, relating to insurance, was                              
engrossed, signed by the President and Secretary and returned to the                                
House for consideration.                                                                            
                                                                                                    
SCR 43                                                                                            
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 43 Suspending Rules                                                
24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules of the Alaska State                                      
Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 525, relating to the issuance of                             
general obligation bonds for deferred maintenance, was engrossed,                                   
signed by the President and Secretary and returned to the House for                                 
consideration.                                                                                      
                                                                                                    

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SCR 44                                                                                            
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 44 Suspending Rules                                                
24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules of the Alaska State                                      
Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 330, relating to providing                                   
alcohol to a person under 21, was engrossed, signed by the President                                
and Secretary and returned to the House for consideration.                                          
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                 Adjournment                                                     
                                                                                                    
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the Senate                                     
stand in adjournment until 11:00 a.m., May 14, 2002. Without                                        
objection, the Senate adjourned at 2:01 a.m.                                                        
                                                                                                    
                                                                 Heidi Vogel                        
                                                     Secretary of the Senate                        
                                                                                                    
                                                                    May 2002                        

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                                   FINANCE                                                       
                                                                                                    
May 13        Monday                    Senate Finance 532                                        
              -- Call of the Chair --                                                               
              Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                      
              -- Teleconference Upon Request --                                                     
                                                                                                    
May 14        Tuesday                   Senate Finance 532                                        
              -- Call of the Chair --                                                               
              Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                      
              -- Teleconference Upon Request --                                                     
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                                  JUDICIARY                                                      
                                                                                                    
May 13        Monday                                Beltz 211         1:15 PM                     
              -- Time Change --                                                                     
+= HB 152 BREWPUB LICENSES                                                                          
              Moved SCS(JUD) Out of Committee                                                       
+             Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                      
                                                                                                    
May 14        Tuesday                               Beltz 211                                     
              -- Time to be Announced --                                                            
+             Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                      
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                                    RULES                                                        
                                                                                                    
May 13        Monday                       Fahrenkamp 203             9:30 AM                     
              -- Meeting Postponed to Call of Chair --                                              
     HB 135 EXCESSIVE POLICE SERVICES:FEES/ TENANCY                                                 
     HB 300 PROCUREMENT OF TRAVEL SERVICES                                                          
     HB 330 PROVIDING ALCOHOL TO PERSONS UNDER 21                                                   
     HB 382 CLEANUP OF ILLEGAL DRUG SITES                                                           
     HB 393 SALES OF BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES                                                         
     HB 471 AIDEA LOANS AND DIVIDEND                                                                
     HB 510 COMMERCIAL MOTOR VEHICLES:REGULATIONS                                                   
                                                                                                    
May 13        Monday                       Fahrenkamp 203             8:30 PM                     
              -- Time Change --                                                                     
     HB  27 HOME INSPECTORS/CONTRACTORS                                                             
     HB  51 LEGIS APPROVAL OF SEAFOOD/FOOD SAFETY LAB                                               
     HB 131 FOREST RESOURCES & PRACTICES STANDARDS                                                  
= HB 135 EXCESSIVE POLICE SERVICES:FEES/ TENANCY                                                    
     HB 152 BREWPUB LICENSES                                                                        
     HB 182 MOTOR VEHICLE SALES AND DEALERS                                                         
              <Pending Referral>                                                                    
     HB 239 VOCATIONAL EDUCATION PILOT PROGRAM                                                      
     HB 252 CHILDREN IN NEED OF AID: SERVICES & LIAB.                                               
= HB 300 PROCUREMENT OF TRAVEL SERVICES                                                             
     HB 303 INDIVIDUAL INCOME TAX                                                                   
     HB 317 STALKING & PROTECTIVE ORDERS                                                            
= HB 330 PROVIDING ALCOHOL TO PERSONS UNDER 21                                                      
= HB 382 CLEANUP OF ILLEGAL DRUG SITES                                                              
= HB 393 SALES OF BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES                                                            
= HB 471 AIDEA LOANS AND DIVIDEND                                                                   
     HB 489 CRUELTY TO ANIMALS                                                                      
= HB 510 COMMERCIAL MOTOR VEHICLES:REGULATIONS                                                      
= HJR 35 REPEAL ESTATE TAX                                                                          
                                                                                                    
May 14        Tuesday                      Fahrenkamp 203                                         
              -- Call of the Chair --                                                               
= HB 182 MOTOR VEHICLE SALES AND DEALERS                                                            
     HB 203 SPECIAL APPROP: SCHOOL DIST. COST FACTORS                                               
     SCR 13 SUSPEND UNIFORM RULES FOR HB 203                                                        
= HB 239 VOCATIONAL EDUCATION PILOT PROGRAM                                                         
     HB 451 MUNICIPAL BOND REIMBURSEMENT                                                            
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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                              RULES (continued)                                                  
                                                                                                    
May 14        Tuesday                      Fahrenkamp 203           12:45 AM                      
              120th Legislative Day                                                                 
     HB 524 G.O. BONDS: SCHOOLS/MUSEUM/UNIVERSITY                                                   
     HB 525 GO BONDS:MAJOR MAINTENANCE FOR FACILITIES                                               
     HB 528 STATE REIMBURSEMENT CAPITAL PROJECT DEBTS                                               
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                               JOINT COMMITTEES                                                  
                                                                                                    
                   CONFERENCE COMMITTEES ON HB 403 & HB 404                                      
                                                                                                    
May 13        Monday                    Senate Finance 532          12:30 AM                      
= HB 403 APPROP: OPERATING BUDGET/LOANS/FUNDS                                                       
= HB 404 APPROP: MENTAL HEALTH BUDGET                                                               
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                                OTHER MEETINGS                                                   
                                                                                                    
                                JOINT SESSION                                                    
                                                                                                    
May 13        Monday                       House Chamber              6:00 PM