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2003-03-26 House Journal

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2003-03-26                     House Journal                      Page 0643
HB 16                                                                                             
The following was read the second time:                                                             
                                                                                                    
    HOUSE BILL NO. 16                                                                               
    "An Act amending the standards applicable to determining                                        
    whether, for purposes of the Alaska Stranded Gas Development                                    
    Act, a proposed new investment constitutes a qualified project,                                 
    and repealing the deadline for applications relating to the                                     
    development of contracts for payments in lieu of taxes and for                                  
    royalty adjustments that may be submitted for consideration under                               
    that Act; and providing for an effective date."                                                 
                                                                                                    

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 O&G RPT CS(O&G) NT 6DP                                              336                            
 FN1: ZERO(CED)                                                      337                            
 FN2: (DNR)                                                          337                            
 FN3: (REV)                                                          337                            
 RES RPT CS(RES) NT 5DP                                              355                            
 FN1: ZERO(CED)                                                      356                            
 FN2: (DNR)                                                          356                            
 FN3: (REV)                                                          356                            
 FIN RPT CS(FIN) NT 6DP 2NR                                          578                            
 FN1: ZERO(CED)                                                      578                            
 FN4: (REV)                                                          578                            
                                                                                                    
Representative Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                   
following committee substitute be adopted in lieu of the original bill:                             
                                                                                                    
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 16(FIN)                                                                   
    "An Act amending, for purposes of the Alaska Stranded Gas                                       
    Development Act, the standards applicable to determining                                        
    whether a proposed new investment constitutes a qualified project,                              
    the standards used to determine whether a person or group                                       
    qualifies as a project sponsor or project sponsor group, and the                                
    deadline for applications relating to the development of contracts                              
    for payments in lieu of taxes and for royalty adjustments that may                              
    be submitted for consideration, and modifying the conditions                                    
    bearing on the use of independent contractors to evaluate                                       
    applications or to develop contract terms; providing statements of                              
    intent for the Act relating to use of project labor agreements and to                           
    reopening of contracts; and providing for an effective date."                                   
                                                                                                    
There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                        
                                                                                                    
Amendment No. 1 was offered by Representative Crawford:                                             
                                                                                                    
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 Delete "nonredundant"                                                                          
                                                                                                    
Representative Crawford moved and asked unanimous consent that                                      
Amendment No. 1 be adopted.                                                                         
                                                                                                    

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Representative Fate objected and withdrew the objection.                                            
                                                                                                    
There being no further objection, Amendment No. 1 was adopted.                                      
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
Representative Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that                                       
CSHB 16(FIN) am be considered engrossed, advanced to third                                          
reading, and placed on final passage.  There being no objection, it was                             
so ordered.                                                                                         
                                                                                                    
CSHB 16(FIN) am was read the third time.                                                            
                                                                                                    
Representatives Meyer and Hawker moved and asked unanimous                                          
consent that they be allowed to abstain from voting because of a                                    
conflict of interest.  Objection was heard, and the members were                                    
required to vote.                                                                                   
                                                                                                    
The question being:  "Shall CSHB 16(FIN) am pass the House?"  The                                   
roll was taken with the following result:                                                           
                                                                                                    
CSHB 16(FIN) am                                                                                     
Third Reading                                                                                       
Final Passage                                                                                       
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  40   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Anderson, Berkowitz, Chenault, Cissna, Coghill, Crawford,                                    
Croft, Dahlstrom, Fate, Foster, Gara, Gatto, Gruenberg, Guttenberg,                                 
Harris, Hawker, Heinze, Holm, Joule, Kapsner, Kerttula, Kohring,                                    
Kookesh, Kott, Lynn, Masek, McGuire, Meyer, Morgan, Moses, Ogg,                                     
Rokeberg, Samuels, Seaton, Stoltze, Weyhrauch, Whitaker, Williams,                                  
Wilson, Wolf                                                                                        
                                                                                                    
And so, CSHB 16(FIN) am passed the House.                                                           
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
Representative Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                   
roll call on the passage of the bill be considered the roll call on the                             
effective date clause.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                
                                                                                                    
CSHB 16(FIN) am was referred to the Chief Clerk for engrossment.