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                                SENATE JOURNAL                                                   
                                                                                                    
                           ALASKA STATE LEGISLATURE                                              
                                                                                                    
                  TWENTY-THIRD LEGISLATURE -- FIRST SESSION                                      
                                                                                                    
Juneau, Alaska                   Wednesday                     May 14, 2003                       
                                                                                                    
                          One Hundred Fourteenth Day                                             
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
Pursuant to adjournment the Senate was called to order by President                                 
Therriault at 2:59 p.m.                                                                             
                                                                                                    
The roll showed eighteen members present. Senators Bunde, Seekins                                   
were absent.                                                                                        
                                                                                                    
The prayer was offered by the Chaplain, Senator Taylor. Senator                                     
Hoffman moved and asked unanimous consent that the prayer be                                        
spread. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                       
                                                                                                    
           First, God, I hope you'll look out for all our families.                                
            I especially want to send a prayer along for my wife,                                  
          who entered the hospital yesterday.                                                       
                                                                                                    
          God, grant all of us the serenity to accept those things                                  
          we cannot change, the courage to change the things                                        
          we can, and the wisdom - please, God, the wisdom -                                        
      to know the difference.                                      Amen.                           
                                                                                                    
Senator French led the Senate in the Pledge of Allegiance.                                          
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                Certification                                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Ben Stevens moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                      
journal for the one hundred thirteenth legislative day be approved as                               
certified by the Secretary. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                   
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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                          Messages from the Governor                                             
                                                                                                    
Letter dated May 12 and received May 13 was read, stating in                                        
accordance with AS 39.05.080, I submit the following name for                                       
legislative confirmation of appointment to the commission set out                                   
below:                                                                                              
                                                                                                    
Regulatory Commission of Alaska                                                                   
 Kate Giard - Anchorage                                                                             
                                                                                                    
The appointment was referred to the Labor and Commerce Committee.                                   
                                                                                                    
The resume for this appointment has been submitted to the Offices of                                
the Senate Secretary and the Chief Clerk.                                                           
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                           Messages from the House                                               
                                                                                                    
SB 95                                                                                             
Message dated May 13 was read, stating the House passed and                                         
returned:                                                                                           
                                                                                                    
          SENATE BILL NO. 95 "An Act relating to strikes by                                         
          employees of a municipal school district, a regional                                      
          educational attendance area, or a state boarding                                          
          school, and requiring notice of at least 72 hours of a                                    
          strike by those employees."                                                               
                                                                                                    
The bill was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                              
                                                                                                    
Message dated May 13 was read, stating the House passed and                                         
transmitted for consideration:                                                                      
                                                                                                    
                        First Reading and Reference of                                           
                              House Resolutions                                                  
                                                                                                    
HCR 5                                                                                             
CS FOR HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 5(FIN) am                                                    
BY THE HOUSE FINANCE COMMITTEE,                                                                     
                                                                                                    

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          Establishing a task force to make recommendations                                         
          regarding a new design for the official seal of the                                       
          State of Alaska.                                                                          
                                                                                                    
was read the first time and referred to the Community and Regional                                  
Affairs, State Affairs and Finance Committees.                                                      
                                                                                                    
HJR 28                                                                                            
HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 28 am BY REPRESENTATIVE                                                  
HEINZE,                                                                                             
                                                                                                    
          Urging the United States Congress to support the                                          
          granting of official Observer Status to the Republic                                      
          of China at the World Health Assembly Annual                                              
          Conference to be held at Geneva, Switzerland, in                                          
          May 2003, and to support negotiation of a free trade                                      
          agreement with the Republic of China.                                                     
                                                                                                    
was read the first time and referred to the Special Committee on World                              
Trade and State/Federal Relations and State Affairs Committee.                                      
                                                                                                    
Messages dated May 13 and May 14 were read, stating the House                                       
passed and transmitted for consideration:                                                           
                                                                                                    
                  First Reading and Reference of House Bills                                     
                                                                                                    
HB 269                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 269(FIN) BY THE HOUSE FINANCE                                                 
COMMITTEE, entitled:                                                                                
                                                                                                    
          "An Act establishing the Safety Code Task Force;                                          
          and providing for an effective date."                                                     
                                                                                                    
was read the first time and referred to the Labor and Commerce                                      
Committee.                                                                                          
                                                                                                    
The presence of Senator Seekins was noted.                                                          
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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HB 313                                                                                            
HOUSE BILL NO. 313 BY REPRESENTATIVE MCGUIRE,                                                       
entitled:                                                                                           
                                                                                                    
            "An Act authorizing a pilot program relating to state                                  
                procurement and the use of electronic commerce                                     
          tools; and providing for an effective date."                                              
                                                                                                    
was read the first time and referred to the Labor and Commerce                                      
Committee.                                                                                          
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                Communications                                                   
                                                                                                    
The following report is on file in the Office of the Secretary of the                               
Senate:                                                                                             
                                                                                                    
Alaska Labor Relations Agency 2002 Annual Report                                                    
from Mark Torgerson, Administrator/Hearing Examiner                                                 
in accordance with AS 23.05.370(a)(4)                                                               
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                          Standing Committee Reports                                             
                                                                                                    
Report dated May 13 was read stating:                                                               
                                                                                                    
In accordance with AS 39.05.080, the Senate Labor and Commerce                                      
Committee reviewed the following and recommends the appointments                                    
be forwarded to a joint session for consideration:                                                  
                                                                                                    
Labor Relations Agency                                                                            
 Colleen Scanlon                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
Board of Barbers and Hairdressers                                                                 
 Charlette Lushin                                                                                   
 Joylene A. Marrs                                                                                   
                                                                                                    
Board of Chiropractic Examiners                                                                   
 Dr. David Mulholland                                                                               
                                                                                                    

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Real Estate Commission                                                                            
 Brad J. Fluetsch                                                                                   
 Barbara Parker-Ramsey                                                                              
 David B. Somers                                                                                    
 Z. Kent Sullivan, Esq.                                                                             
                                                                                                    
Board of Veterinary Examiners                                                                     
 Steven Torrence                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
Alaska Workers' Compensation Board                                                                
 John Abshire                                                                                       
 Richard Behrends                                                                                   
 Andrew Piekarski                                                                                   
 Marc Stemp                                                                                         
                                                                                                    
There were no stated objections to the confirmation of any of the                                   
named individuals by committee members. This does not reflect an                                    
intent by any of the members to vote for or against the individuals                                 
during any future sessions.                                                                         
                                                                                                    
Signing the report: Senator Bunde, Chair; Senators Gary Stevens,                                    
French, Davis.                                                                                      
                                                                                                    
SB 26                                                                                             
The Finance Committee considered SENATE BILL NO. 26 "An Act                                         
relating to state employees who are called to active duty as reserve or                             
auxiliary members of the armed forces of the United States; and                                     
providing for an effective date" and recommended the adoption of the                                
State Affairs Committee Substitute offered on page  589.                                            
                                                                                                    
Signing do pass: Senators Green, Wilken, Cochairs; Senators Taylor,                                 
Hoffman, Olson, Bunde, Ben Stevens.                                                                 
                                                                                                    
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                      
 Fiscal Note No. 1, indeterminate, Department of Administration                                     
                                                                                                    
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                                       
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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SB 100                                                                                            
The Finance Committee considered SENATE BILL NO. 100 "An Act                                        
making capital appropriations and reappropriations; capitalizing a                                  
fund; making appropriations under art. IX, sec. 17(c), Constitution of                              
the State of Alaska, from the constitutional budget reserve fund; and                               
providing for an effective date" and recommended it be replaced with                                
                                                                                                    
          CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 100(FIN) "An Act                                                   
          making capital appropriations, supplemental                                               
          appropriations, and reappropriations; capitalizing                                        
          funds; making other appropriations; and providing                                         
          for an effective date."                                                                   
                                                                                                    
Signing do pass: Senator Wilken, Cochair; Senators Taylor, Bunde,                                   
Ben Stevens. Signing no recommendation: Senator Olson. Signing                                      
amend: Senator Hoffman.                                                                             
                                                                                                    
The bill is on today's calendar.                                                                    
                                                                                                    
SB 117                                                                                            
The Finance Committee considered SENATE BILL NO. 117 "An Act                                        
eliminating the longevity bonus program and making related                                          
conforming changes; and providing for an effective date" and                                        
recommended it be replaced with                                                                     
                                                                                                    
                   CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 117(FIN) "An Act                                         
                 relating to the longevity bonus program; and                                      
          providing for an effective date."                                                         
                                                                                                    
Signing do pass: Senator Wilken, Cochair; Senators Bunde, Ben                                       
Stevens. Signing no recommendation: Senators Taylor, Hoffman,                                       
Olson.                                                                                              
                                                                                                    
The following fiscal information was published today:                                               
 Fiscal Note No. 2, Department of Health and Social Services                                        
 Fiscal Note No. 3, Department of Health and Social Services                                        
 Fiscal Note No. 4, Department of Health and Social Services                                        
 Fiscal Note No. 5, Department of Administration                                                    
 Fiscal Note No. 6, Department of Health and Social Services                                        
                                                                                                    
The bill is on today's calendar.                                                                    

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SB 119                                                                                            
The Finance Committee considered SENATE BILL NO. 119 "An Act                                        
eliminating the Alaska Public Offices Commission; transferring                                      
campaign, public official, and lobbying financial disclosure record-                                
keeping duties to the division of elections; relating to reports,                                   
summaries, and documents regarding campaign, public official, and                                   
lobbying financial disclosure; providing for enforcement by the                                     
Department of Law; making conforming statutory amendments; and                                      
providing for an effective date" and recommended it be replaced with                                
                                                                                                    
          CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 119(FIN) "An Act                                                   
          authorizing the Alaska Public Offices Commission to                                       
          issue advisory opinions; amending campaign                                                
          financial disclosure and reporting requirements,                                          
          campaign contribution limits, provisions related to                                       
          contributions after elections, and provisions related to                                  
          unused campaign contributions; providing for                                              
          expedited consideration of, and modifying                                                 
          procedures for determining, violations of state                                           
          election campaign laws; amending the time period                                          
          within which to file an administrative complaint of a                                     
          violation of state election campaign laws; amending                                       
          the definitions of 'express communication' and                                            
          'political party' for state election campaigns;                                           
          amending the registration fee for lobbyists; providing                                    
          for increased use of electronic filing for reports to the                                 
          Alaska Public Offices Commission; adding a                                                
          definition of 'commission' in the regulation of                                           
          lobbying laws; amending the requirements for the                                          
          reporting of financial interests by public officials;                                     
          adding a definition of 'domestic partner' in the                                          
          legislative ethics code and in the public official                                        
          financial disclosure requirements; allowing classified                                    
          employees to take an active part in political party                                       
          management; making conforming amendments; and                                             
          providing for an effective date."                                                         
                                                                                                    
Signing do pass: Senator Green, Cochair. Signing no recommendation:                                 
Senator Wilken, Cochair; Senator Taylor. Signing amend: Senators                                    
Hoffman, Olson, Bunde, Ben Stevens.                                                                 

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The following fiscal information was published today:                                               
 Fiscal Note No. 5, Department of Administration                                                    
                                                                                                    
The bill is on today's calendar.                                                                    
                                                                                                    
SB 185                                                                                            
The Finance Committee considered SENATE BILL NO. 185 "An Act                                        
providing for a reduction of royalty on certain oil produced from Cook                              
Inlet submerged land" and recommended it be replaced with                                           
                                                                                                    
          CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 185(FIN) "An Act                                                   
          providing for a reduction of royalty on certain oil                                       
          produced from Cook Inlet submerged land, and for a                                        
          credit for certain exploration expenses against oil and                                   
          gas properties production taxes on oil and gas                                            
          produced from a lease or property in the state."                                          
                                                                                                    
Signing do pass: Senators Green, Wilken, Cochairs; Senators Taylor,                                 
Bunde, Ben Stevens. Signing no recommendation: Senators Hoffman,                                    
Olson.                                                                                              
                                                                                                    
The following fiscal information was published today:                                               
 Fiscal Note No. 2, Department of Natural Resources                                                 
 Fiscal Note No. 3, Department of Revenue                                                           
                                                                                                    
The bill is on today's calendar.                                                                    
                                                                                                    
SB 202                                                                                            
The Finance Committee considered SENATE BILL NO. 202 "An Act                                        
relating to school transportation; relating to the base student allocation                          
used in the formula for state funding of public education; and                                      
providing for an effective date" and recommended it be replaced with                                
                                                                                                    
          CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 202(FIN)                                                           
                                                                                                    
Signing do pass: Senators Wilken, Green, Cochairs; Senators Bunde,                                  
Ben Stevens. Signing do not pass: Senator Taylor. Signing no                                        
recommendation: Senators Hoffman, Olson.                                                            
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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The following fiscal information was published today:                                               
 Fiscal Note No. 3, Department of Education and Early                                               
  Development                                                                                       
                                                                                                    
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                      
 Fiscal Note No. 1, Department of Education and Early                                               
  Development                                                                                       
                                                                                                    
The bill is on today's calendar.                                                                    
                                                                                                    
SB 211                                                                                            
The State Affairs Committee considered SENATE BILL NO. 211 "An                                      
Act relating to the publishing and furnishing of certain public notices                             
regarding regulations or rules of certain state agencies; relating to                               
distribution of the Alaska Administrative Code, Alaska Administrative                               
Register, and supplements to the code or register; and providing for an                             
effective date." Signing no recommendation: Senator Gary Stevens,                                   
Chair; Senators Cowdery, Dyson. Signing do not pass: Senator Guess.                                 
                                                                                                    
The following fiscal information was published today:                                               
 Fiscal Note No. 2, Office of the Governor                                                          
                                                                                                    
The bill was referred to the Finance Committee.                                                     
                                                                                                    
SB 213                                                                                            
The Finance Committee considered SENATE BILL NO. 213 "An Act                                        
establishing the Knik Arm Bridge and Toll Authority and relating to                                 
that authority; and providing for an effective date" and recommended                                
it be replaced with                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
          CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 213(FIN)                                                           
                                                                                                    
Signing do pass: Senator Wilken, Cochair; Senators Taylor, Ben                                      
Stevens. Signing no recommendation: Senators Hoffman, Olson,                                        
Bunde.                                                                                              
                                                                                                    
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                      
 Fiscal Note No. 1, Department of Transportation and Public                                         
  Facilities                                                                                        
                                                                                                    
The bill is on today's calendar.                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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SB 215                                                                                            
The State Affairs Committee considered SENATE BILL NO. 215 "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                                
                                                                                                    
          CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 215(STA) "An Act                                                   
          relating to a lease-purchase agreement for, the                                           
          construction and equipping of, and the financing of a                                     
          seafood and food safety laboratory facility to be                                         
          operated by the Department of Environmental                                               
          Conservation, including the issuance of certificates of                                   
          participation, and the use of certain investment                                          
          income for certain construction and equipping costs;                                      
          and providing for an effective date."                                                     
                                                                                                    
Signing no recommendation: Senator Gary Stevens, Chair; Senators                                    
Cowdery, Guess. Signing do not pass: Senator Dyson.                                                 
                                                                                                    
The following fiscal information was published today:                                               
 Fiscal Note No. 2, Department of Environmental Conservation                                        
 Fiscal Note No. 3, Department of Revenue                                                           
                                                                                                    
The bill was referred to the Finance Committee.                                                     
                                                                                                    
SB 218                                                                                            
The Labor and Commerce Committee considered SENATE BILL NO.                                         
218 "An Act authorizing a pilot program relating to state procurement                               
and the use of electronic commerce tools; and providing for an                                      
effective date." Signing do pass: Senator Bunde, Chair; Senators                                    
Davis, French, Seekins, Gary Stevens.                                                               
                                                                                                    
The following fiscal information was published today:                                               
 Fiscal Note No. 1, zero, Department of Administration                                              
                                                                                                    
The bill is on today's calendar.                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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HB 57                                                                                             
The Finance Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                              
57(FIN) "An Act amending the manner of determining the royalty                                      
received by the state on gas production as it relates to the manufacture                            
of certain value-added products" and recommended it be replaced with                                
                                                                                                    
                     SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                           
          57(FIN)                                                                                   
                                                                                                    
Signing do pass: Senators Wilken, Green, Cochairs; Senators Bunde,                                  
Ben Stevens. Signing no recommendation: Senators Taylor, Hoffman,                                   
Olson.                                                                                              
                                                                                                    
The following fiscal information was published today:                                               
 Fiscal Note No. 3, indeterminate, Department of Natural                                            
  Resources                                                                                         
                                                                                                    
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                                       
                                                                                                    
HB 135                                                                                            
The Labor and Commerce Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE                                            
BILL NO. 135(HES) "An Act relating to marital and family                                            
therapists" and recommended the adoption of the Health, Education                                   
and Social Services Committee Substitute offered on page 948.                                       
Signing do pass: Senator Bunde, Chair; Senators Davis, French, Gary                                 
Stevens, Seekins.                                                                                   
                                                                                                    
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                      
 Fiscal Note No. 1, zero, Department of Community and Economic                                      
  Development                                                                                       
                                                                                                    
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                                       
                                                                                                    
HB 229                                                                                            
The Finance Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                              
229(FIN) "An Act relating to special medical parole and to prisoners                                
who are severely medically or cognitively disabled" and recommended                                 
it be replaced with                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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          SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                       
          229(FIN) "An Act relating to special medical parole                                       
          and to prisoners who are severely medically or                                            
          cognitively disabled; relating to a severe acute                                          
          respiratory syndrome control program; and providing                                       
          for an effective date."                                                                   
  (Title change authorized by SCR 15)                                                               
                                                                                                    
Signing do pass: Senators Wilken, Green, Cochairs; Senators Taylor,                                 
Hoffman, Olson, Bunde, Ben Stevens.                                                                 
                                                                                                    
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                      
 Fiscal Note No. 2, Department of Corrections                                                       
 Fiscal Note No. 3, Department of Health and Social Services                                        
 Fiscal Note No. 4, Department of Health and Social Services                                        
                                                                                                    
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                                       
                                                                                                    
HB 234                                                                                            
The Labor and Commerce Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE                                            
BILL NO. 234(RLS) am "An Act extending the termination date of the                                  
Alcoholic Beverage Control Board; relating to the sale of beer                                      
manufactured at a brewpub; and providing for an effective date" and                                 
recommended it be replaced with                                                                     
                                                                                                    
          SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                       
          234(L&C) "An Act relocating the Alcoholic                                                 
          Beverage Control Board from the Department of                                             
          Revenue to the Department of Public Safety;                                               
          extending the termination date of the Alcoholic                                           
          Beverage Control Board; relating to the sale of beer                                      
          manufactured at a brewpub; and providing for an                                           
          effective date."                                                                          
          (technical title change)                                                                  
                                                                                                    
Signing do pass: Senator Bunde, Chair; Senator Seekins. Signing no                                  
recommendation: Senators Davis, French, Gary Stevens.                                               
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                      
 Fiscal Note No. 1, zero, Department of Revenue                                                     
 Fiscal Note No. 2, indeterminate, Department of Public Safety                                      
                                                                                                    
The bill was referred to the Finance Committee.                                                     
                                                                                                    
HB 250                                                                                            
The Transportation Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                           
NO. 250(FIN) "An Act relating to protests of state contract awards, to                              
claims on state contracts, to the arbitration of certain state construction                         
contract claims, and to hearings and appeals under the State                                        
Procurement Code; making conforming amendments in the State                                         
Procurement Code; and providing for an effective date." Signing do                                  
pass: Senator Cowdery, Chair. Signing no recommendation: Senators                                   
Lincoln, Therriault.                                                                                
                                                                                                    
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                      
 Fiscal Note No. 1, indeterminate, Department of Transportation                                     
  and Public Facilities                                                                             
                                                                                                    
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                                       
                                                                                                    
HB 280                                                                                            
The Transportation Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                           
NO. 280(FIN) "An Act relating to the regulation of commercial motor                                 
vehicles to avoid loss or withholding of federal highway money, and                                 
to out-of-service orders concerning commercial motor vehicles;                                      
moving authority for commercial motor vehicle regulation from the                                   
Department of Public Safety to the Department of Transportation and                                 
Public Facilities; amending Rule 43.1, Alaska Rules of                                              
Administration; and providing for an effective date." Signing do pass:                              
Senator Cowdery, Chair. Signing no recommendation: Senators                                         
Lincoln, Therriault.                                                                                
                                                                                                    
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                      
 Fiscal Note No. 1, zero, Department of Administration                                              
                                                                                                    
The bill was referred to the State Affairs Committee.                                               
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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SJR 19                                                                                            
The State Affairs Committee considered SENATE JOINT                                                 
RESOLUTION NO. 19 Proposing amendments to the Constitution of                                       
the State of Alaska relating to the Alaska permanent fund. Signing no                               
recommendation: Senator Gary Stevens, Chair; Senators Cowdery,                                      
Dyson. Signing do pass: Senator Guess.                                                              
                                                                                                    
The following fiscal information was published today:                                               
 Fiscal Note No. 1, zero, Department of Revenue                                                     
 Fiscal Note No. 2, Office of the Governor                                                          
                                                                                                    
The resolution was referred to the Judiciary Committee.                                             
                                                                                                    
SCR 14                                                                                            
The Labor and Commerce Committee considered SENATE                                                  
CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 14 Relating to requesting the                                             
Governor to negotiate a 40-hour workweek with state employees.                                      
Signing do pass: Senator Bunde, Chair; Senator Seekins. Signing do                                  
not pass: Senator French. Signing no recommendation: Senators                                       
Davis, Gary Stevens.                                                                                
                                                                                                    
The following fiscal information was published today:                                               
 Fiscal Note No. 1, zero, Office of the Governor                                                    
                                                                                                    
The resolution was referred to the Rules Committee.                                                 
                                                                                                    
HJR 22                                                                                            
The State Affairs Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE JOINT                                           
RESOLUTION NO. 22(RLS) Relating to the USA PATRIOT Act, the                                         
Bill of Rights, the Constitution of the State of Alaska, and the civil                              
liberties, peace, and security of the citizens of our country. Signing do                           
pass: Senator Gary Stevens, Chair; Senators Dyson, Guess. Signing no                                
recommendation: Senator Cowdery.                                                                    
                                                                                                    
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                      
 Fiscal Note No. 1, zero, Department of Law                                                         
                                                                                                    
President Therriault added a Judiciary Committee referral to the                                    
resolution.                                                                                         
                                                                                                    

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The resolution was referred to the Judiciary Committee.                                             
                                                                                                    
HCR 21                                                                                            
The Labor and Commerce Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE                                            
CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 21(FIN) Relating to                                                       
establishing the Alaska Energy Policy Task Force. Signing no                                        
recommendation: Senator Bunde, Chair; Senators Davis, French,                                       
Seekins, Gary Stevens.                                                                              
                                                                                                    
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                      
 Fiscal Note No. 1, Legislative Agency                                                              
                                                                                                    
The resolution was referred to the Finance Committee.                                               
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                        Introduction and Reference of                                            
                              Senate Resolutions                                                 
                                                                                                    
SCR 15                                                                                            
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 15 BY THE                                                          
SENATE FINANCE COMMITTEE,                                                                           
                                                                                                    
          Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e),                                             
          Uniform Rules of the Alaska State Legislature,                                            
          concerning House Bill No. 229, relating to special                                        
          medical parole and to prisoners who are severely                                          
          medically or cognitively disabled.                                                        
                                                                                                    
was read the first time and held on the Secretary's desk.                                           
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                  Introduction and Reference of Senate Bills                                     
                                                                                                    
SB 222                                                                                            
SENATE BILL NO. 222 BY SENATOR DYSON, entitled:                                                     
                                                                                                    
             "An Act requiring certain hospitals to make certain                                   
          disclosures on patient billings."                                                         
                                                                                                    
was read the first time and referred to the Health, Education and Social                            
Services and Labor and Commerce Committees.                                                         

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The presence of Senator Bunde was noted.                                                            
                                                                                                    
SB 223                                                                                            
SENATE BILL NO. 223 BY THE SENATE RULES COMMITTEE,                                                  
entitled:                                                                                           
                                                                                                    
          "An Act naming the state ferry first operating to serve                                   
          between Metlakatla and Ketchikan; and providing for                                       
          an effective date."                                                                       
                                                                                                    
was read the first time and referred to the State Affairs Committee.                                
                                                                                                    
SB 224                                                                                            
SENATE BILL NO. 224 BY SENATOR COWDERY, entitled:                                                   
                                                                                                    
          "An Act relating to lowering the legal level of                                           
          intoxication for operating a motor vehicle, aircraft, or                                  
          watercraft to .02 percent or the equivalent for persons                                   
          under 21 years of age; relating to implied consent for                                    
          purposes of determining consumption of alcohol; and                                       
          providing for an effective date."                                                         
                                                                                                    
was read the first time and referred to the Transportation and State                                
Affairs Committees.                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
                        Consideration of the Calendar                                            
                                                                                                    
                        Second Reading of Senate Bills                                           
                                                                                                    
SB 13                                                                                             
SENATE BILL NO. 13 "An Act prohibiting discrimination in                                            
insurance rates based on credit rating or credit scoring; and providing                             
for an effective date" was read the second time.                                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Seekins, Chair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                   
adoption of the Judiciary Committee Substitute offered on page 1358.                                
Without objection, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 13(JUD) "An Act                                           
relating to using credit history or insurance scoring for insurance                                 
purposes; and providing for an effective date" was adopted.                                         

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Senator Ben Stevens 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. 13(JUD) was read the third time.                                             
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 13(JUD) "An                                       
Act relating to using credit history or insurance scoring for insurance                             
purposes; and providing for an effective date" pass the Senate?" The                                
roll was taken with the following result:                                                           
                                                                                                    
CSSB 13(JUD)                                                                                        
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
Effective Dates                                                                                     
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  1                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis, Elton, French, Green,                                   
Guess, Lincoln, Ogan, Olson, Seekins, Stevens B, Stevens G, Taylor,                                 
Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                                         
                                                                                                    
Absent:  Hoffman                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
and so, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 13(JUD) passed the Senate.                                           
                                                                                                    
Senator Ben Stevens 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.                                                          
                                                                                                    
SB 30                                                                                             
SENATE BILL NO. 30 "An Act relating to information and services                                     
available to pregnant women and other persons; and ensuring                                         
informed consent before an abortion may be performed, except in                                     
cases of medical emergency" was read the second time.                                               
                                                                                                    
Senator Seekins, Chair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                   
adoption of the Judiciary Committee Substitute offered on page 1178.                                
Without objection, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 30(JUD) was                                               
adopted.                                                                                            
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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Senator Dyson offered Amendment No. 1:                                                              
                                                                                                    
Page 3, line 23, following "term":                                                                  
 Insert ";                                                                                          
  (9)  contains a signature form by which a person may indicate                                     
that the person has reviewed the information for at least twenty-four                               
hours identified under (1) - (8) of this subsection"                                                
                                                                                                    
Page 5, line 9:                                                                                     
 Delete "or"                                                                                        
                                                                                                    
Page 5, line 11, following "AS 18.60.030":                                                          
 Insert "; or                                                                                       
  (4)  the parent or guardian of a pregnant woman legally                                           
determined to be mentally incompetent"                                                              
                                                                                                    
Page 5, line 26, following the semicolon:                                                           
 Insert "the requirement of this subparagraph may also be satisfied                                 
if a nurse who is a member of the physician's staff informs the person                              
of the availability of the Internet information, distributes a copy of the                          
Internet information to the person, if requested, and offers the person                             
an opportunity to consult with the physician;"                                                      
                                                                                                    
Senator Dyson moved and asked unanimous consent for the adoption                                    
of Amendment No. 1. Without objection, Amendment No. 1 was                                          
adopted.                                                                                            
                                                                                                    
Senator Ben Stevens moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill                                 
be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading and placed on final                              
passage. Senator Ellis objected.                                                                    
                                                                                                    
President Therriault stated CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 30(JUD) am                                       
will be on the May 15 calendar.                                                                     
                                                                                                    
SB 85                                                                                             
SENATE BILL NO. 85 "An Act relating to sentencing and to the                                        
earning of good time deductions for certain sexual offenses" was read                               
the second time.                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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Senator Gary Stevens, Chair, moved and asked unanimous consent for                                  
the adoption of the State Affairs Committee Substitute offered on page                              
807. Without objection, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 85(STA) was                                          
adopted.                                                                                            
                                                                                                    
Senator Ben Stevens 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. 85(STA) was read the third time.                                             
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 85(STA)                                           
"An Act relating to sentencing and to the earning of good time                                      
deductions for certain sexual offenses" pass the Senate?" The roll was                              
taken with the following result:                                                                    
                                                                                                    
CSSB 85(STA)                                                                                        
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis, Elton, French, Green,                                   
Guess, Hoffman, Lincoln, Ogan, Olson, Seekins, Stevens B, Stevens                                   
G, Taylor, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                              
                                                                                                    
and so, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 85(STA) passed the Senate and                                        
was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                                      
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                        Reconsideration of House Bills                                           
                                                                                                    
HB 11                                                                                             
Senator Ellis requested that the reconsideration on HOUSE BILL NO.                                  
11 am S be taken up. The bill was before the Senate on                                              
reconsideration.                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
The question to be reconsidered: "Shall HOUSE BILL NO. 11 am S                                      
"An Act relating to deposits to the Alaska permanent fund from                                      
mineral lease rentals, royalties, royalty sale proceeds, net profit shares                          
under AS 38.05.180(f) and (g), federal mineral revenue sharing                                      
payments received by the state from mineral leases, and bonuses                                     

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received by the state from mineral leases, and limiting deposits from                               
those sources to the 25 percent required under art. IX, sec. 15,                                    
Constitution of the State of Alaska; and providing for an effective                                 
date" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                               
                                                                                                    
HB 11 am S                                                                                          
Third Reading - On Reconsideration                                                                  
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  11   NAYS:  9   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Dyson, Green, Seekins, Stevens B, Stevens                                    
G, Taylor, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                              
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Davis, Ellis, Elton, French, Guess, Hoffman, Lincoln, Ogan,                                  
Olson                                                                                               
                                                                                                    
and so, HOUSE BILL NO. 11 am S passed the Senate on                                                 
reconsideration.                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Ben Stevens moved for the adoption of the effective date                                    
clauses.                                                                                            
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall the effective date clauses be adopted?" The                              
roll was taken with the following result:                                                           
                                                                                                    
HB 11 am S                                                                                          
Effective Date Clauses                                                                              
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  12   NAYS:  8   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Dyson, Green, Ogan, Seekins, Stevens B,                                      
Stevens G, Taylor, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                      
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Davis, Ellis, Elton, French, Guess, Hoffman, Lincoln, Olson                                  
                                                                                                    
and so, the effective date clauses failed.                                                          
                                                                                                    
HOUSE BILL NO. 11 am S(efd fld S) "An Act relating to deposits to                                   
the Alaska permanent fund from mineral lease rentals, royalties,                                    
royalty sale proceeds, net profit shares under AS 38.05.180(f) and (g),                             
federal mineral revenue sharing payments received by the state from                                 
mineral leases, and bonuses received by the state from mineral leases,                              
and limiting deposits from those sources to the 25 percent required                                 
under art. IX, sec. 15, Constitution of the State of Alaska" was referred                           
to the Secretary for engrossment.                                                                   

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                  Second Reading of Senate Bills (continued)                                     
                                                                                                    
SB 100                                                                                            
SENATE BILL NO. 100 "An Act making capital appropriations and                                       
reappropriations; capitalizing a fund; making appropriations under art.                             
IX, sec. 17(c), Constitution of the State of Alaska, from the                                       
constitutional budget reserve fund; and providing for an effective date"                            
was read the second time.                                                                           
                                                                                                    
Senator Wilken, Cochair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                  
adoption of the Finance Committee Substitute offered on page 1380.                                  
Without objection, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 100(FIN) "An Act                                          
making capital appropriations, supplemental appropriations, and                                     
reappropriations; capitalizing funds; making other appropriations; and                              
providing for an effective date" was adopted.                                                       
                                                                                                    
Senator Ben Stevens moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill                                 
be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading and placed on final                              
passage. Senator Ellis objected.                                                                    
                                                                                                    
President Therriault stated CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 100(FIN)                                         
will be on the May 15 calendar.                                                                     
                                                                                                    
SB 102                                                                                            
SENATE BILL NO. 102 "An Act increasing the amount of revenue                                        
received by the state from charitable gaming activities; and providing                              
for an effective date" was read the second time.                                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Bunde, Chair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                     
adoption of the Labor and Commerce Committee Substitute offered on                                  
page 1200. Without objection, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO.                                                
102(L&C) "An Act increasing the amount of revenue received by the                                   
state from charitable gaming activities; relating to taxes on pull-tabs;                            
and providing for an effective date" was adopted.                                                   
                                                                                                    
Senator Ben Stevens moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill                                 
be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading and placed on final                              
passage. Senator Ellis objected.                                                                    
                                                                                                    
President Therriault stated CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 102(L&C)                                         
will be on the May 15 calendar.                                                                     

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SB 117                                                                                            
SENATE BILL NO. 117 "An Act eliminating the longevity bonus                                         
program and making related conforming changes; and providing for an                                 
effective date" was read the second time.                                                           
                                                                                                    
Senator Wilken, Cochair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                  
adoption of the Finance Committee Substitute offered on page 1380.                                  
Senator Ellis objected, then withdrew his objection. There being no                                 
further objections, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 117(FIN) "An Act                                         
relating to the longevity bonus program; and providing for an effective                             
date" was adopted.                                                                                  
                                                                                                    
Senator Ben Stevens moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill                                 
be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading and placed on final                              
passage. Senator Ellis objected.                                                                    
                                                                                                    
President Therriault stated CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 117(FIN)                                         
will be on the May 15 calendar.                                                                     
                                                                                                    
SB 119                                                                                            
SENATE BILL NO. 119 "An Act eliminating the Alaska Public                                           
Offices Commission; transferring campaign, public official, and                                     
lobbying financial disclosure record-keeping duties to the division of                              
elections; relating to reports, summaries, and documents regarding                                  
campaign, public official, and lobbying financial disclosure; providing                             
for enforcement by the Department of Law; making conforming                                         
statutory amendments; and providing for an effective date" was read                                 
the second time.                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Wilken, Cochair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                  
adoption of the Finance Committee Substitute offered on page 1381.                                  
Without objection, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 119(FIN) "An Act                                          
authorizing the Alaska Public Offices Commission to issue advisory                                  
opinions; amending campaign financial disclosure and reporting                                      
requirements, campaign contribution limits, provisions related to                                   
contributions after elections, and provisions related to unused                                     
campaign contributions; providing for expedited consideration of, and                               
modifying procedures for determining, violations of state election                                  
campaign laws; amending the time period within which to file an                                     
administrative complaint of a violation of state election campaign                                  

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laws; amending the definitions of 'express communication' and                                       
'political party' for state election campaigns; amending the registration                           
fee for lobbyists; providing for increased use of electronic filing for                             
reports to the Alaska Public Offices Commission; adding a definition                                
of 'commission' in the regulation of lobbying laws; amending the                                    
requirements for the reporting of financial interests by public officials;                          
adding a definition of 'domestic partner' in the legislative ethics code                            
and in the public official financial disclosure requirements; allowing                              
classified employees to take an active part in political party                                      
management; making conforming amendments; and providing for an                                      
effective date" was adopted.                                                                        
                                                                                                    
Senator Ben Stevens moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill                                 
be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading and placed on final                              
passage. Senator Ellis objected.                                                                    
                                                                                                    
President Therriault stated CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 119(FIN)                                         
will be on the May 15 calendar.                                                                     
                                                                                                    
SB 185                                                                                            
SENATE BILL NO. 185 "An Act providing for a reduction of royalty                                    
on certain oil produced from Cook Inlet submerged land" was read the                                
second time.                                                                                        
                                                                                                    
Senator Wilken, Cochair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                  
adoption of the Finance Committee Substitute offered on page 1382.                                  
Senator Ellis objected.                                                                             
                                                                                                    
Senator Wilken called the Senate. The call was satisfied.                                           
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall the Finance Committee Substitute be                                      
adopted?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                             
                                                                                                    
SB 185                                                                                              
Second Reading                                                                                      
Adopt Finance Committee Substitute?                                                                 
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  12   NAYS:  8   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Dyson, Green, Ogan, Seekins, Stevens B,                                      
Stevens G, Taylor, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                      
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Davis, Ellis, Elton, French, Guess, Hoffman, Lincoln, Olson                                  

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and so, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 185(FIN) "An Act providing for                                       
a reduction of royalty on certain oil produced from Cook Inlet                                      
submerged land, and for a credit for certain exploration expenses                                   
against oil and gas properties production taxes on oil and gas produced                             
from a lease or property in the state" was adopted.                                                 
                                                                                                    
Senator Ben Stevens moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill                                 
be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading and placed on final                              
passage. Senator Ellis objected.                                                                    
                                                                                                    
President Therriault stated CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 185(FIN)                                         
will be on the May 15 calendar.                                                                     
                                                                                                    
SB 198                                                                                            
SENATE BILL NO. 198 "An Act relating to recovery of civil                                           
damages by a peace officer or firefighter; and providing for an                                     
effective date" was read the second time.                                                           
                                                                                                    
Senator Gary Stevens, Chair, moved and asked unanimous consent for                                  
the adoption of the State Affairs Committee Substitute offered on page                              
1268. Without objection, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 198(STA) was                                        
adopted.                                                                                            
                                                                                                    
Senator Ben Stevens 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. 198(STA) was read the third time.                                            
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 198(STA)                                          
"An Act relating to recovery of civil damages by a peace officer or fire                            
fighter; and providing for an effective date" pass the Senate?" The roll                            
was taken with the following result:                                                                
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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CSSB 198(STA)                                                                                       
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
Effective Date                                                                                      
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis, Elton, French, Green,                                   
Guess, Hoffman, Lincoln, Ogan, Olson, Seekins, Stevens B, Stevens                                   
G, Taylor, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                              
                                                                                                    
and so, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 198(STA) passed the Senate.                                          
                                                                                                    
Senator Ben Stevens 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.                                                          
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                    Recess                                                       
                                                                                                    
Senator Ben Stevens moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                      
Senate stand in recess to 7:00 p.m. Without objection, the Senate                                   
recessed at 4:51 p.m.                                                                               
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                 After Recess                                                    
                                                                                                    
The Senate reconvened at 7:36 p.m.                                                                  
                                                                                                    
                  Second Reading of Senate Bills (continued)                                     
                                                                                                    
SB 202                                                                                            
SENATE BILL NO. 202 "An Act relating to school transportation;                                      
relating to the base student allocation used in the formula for state                               
funding of public education; and providing for an effective date" was                               
read the second time.                                                                               
                                                                                                    
Senator Wilken, Cochair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                  
adoption of the Finance Committee Substitute offered on page 1382.                                  
Senator Ellis objected, then withdrew his objection. There being no                                 
further objections, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 202(FIN) was                                             
adopted.                                                                                            

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Senator Hoffman moved and asked unanimous consent to abstain from                                   
voting due to a conflict of interest. Objections were heard and Senator                             
Hoffman was required to vote.                                                                       
                                                                                                    
Senator Ben Stevens moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill                                 
be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading and placed on final                              
passage. Senator Ellis objected.                                                                    
                                                                                                    
President Therriault stated CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 202(FIN)                                         
will be on the May 15 calendar.                                                                     
                                                                                                    
SB 213                                                                                            
SENATE BILL NO. 213 "An Act establishing the Knik Arm Bridge                                        
and Toll Authority and relating to that authority; and providing for an                             
effective date" was read the second time.                                                           
                                                                                                    
Senator Wilken, Cochair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                  
adoption of the Finance Committee Substitute offered on page 1383.                                  
Without objection, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 213(FIN) was                                              
adopted.                                                                                            
                                                                                                    
Senator Ben Stevens moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill                                 
be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading and placed on final                              
passage. Senator Ellis objected.                                                                    
                                                                                                    
President Therriault stated CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 213(FIN)                                         
will be on the May 15 calendar.                                                                     
                                                                                                    
SB 218                                                                                            
Senator Ben Stevens moved and asked unanimous consent that                                          
SENATE BILL NO. 218 "An Act authorizing a pilot program relating                                    
to state procurement and the use of electronic commerce tools; and                                  
providing for an effective date" be returned to the Rules Committee.                                
Without objection, the bill was returned to the Rules Committee.                                    
                                                                                                    
                       Reconsideration of Senate Bills                                           
                                                                                                    
SB 175                                                                                            
Senator Seekins requested that the reconsideration on CS FOR                                        
SENATE BILL NO. 175(JUD) be taken up. The bill was before the                                       
Senate on reconsideration.                                                                          

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The question to be reconsidered: "Shall CS FOR SENATE BILL NO.                                      
175(JUD) "An Act relating to civil liability for inherent risks in sports                           
or recreational activities; and providing for an effective date" pass the                           
Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                              
                                                                                                    
CSSB 175(JUD)                                                                                       
Third Reading - On Reconsideration                                                                  
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  13   NAYS:  7   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Dyson, Green, Hoffman, Ogan, Olson,                                          
Seekins, Stevens B, Stevens G, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                          
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Davis, Ellis, Elton, French, Guess, Lincoln, Taylor                                          
                                                                                                    
and so, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 175(JUD) passed the Senate on                                        
reconsideration.                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Ben Stevens moved for the adoption of the effective date                                    
clauses.                                                                                            
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall the effective date clauses be adopted?" The                              
roll was taken with the following result:                                                           
                                                                                                    
CSSB 175(JUD)                                                                                       
Effective Date Clauses                                                                              
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  13   NAYS:  7   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Dyson, Green, Hoffman, Ogan, Olson,                                          
Seekins, Stevens B, Stevens G, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                          
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Davis, Ellis, Elton, French, Guess, Lincoln, Taylor                                          
                                                                                                    
and so, the effective date clauses failed and CS FOR SENATE BILL                                    
NO. 175(JUD)(efd fld) "An Act relating to civil liability for inherent                              
risks in sports or recreational activities" was referred to the Secretary                           
for engrossment.                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                        Second Reading of House Bills                                            
                                                                                                    
HB 109                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 109(FIN) "An Act relating to the                                              
limitation on payment of state treasury warrants and to the payment of                              
a claim for which the appropriation has lapsed; and providing for an                                
effective date" was read the second time.                                                           

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Senator Ben Stevens 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. 109(FIN) was read the third time.                                             
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 109(FIN) "An                                       
Act relating to the limitation on payment of state treasury warrants and                            
to the payment of a claim for which the appropriation has lapsed; and                               
providing for an effective date" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken                               
with the following result:                                                                          
                                                                                                    
CSHB 109(FIN)                                                                                       
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
Effective Date                                                                                      
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis, Elton, French, Green,                                   
Guess, Hoffman, Lincoln, Ogan, Olson, Seekins, Stevens B, Stevens                                   
G, Taylor, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                              
                                                                                                    
and so, CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 109(FIN) passed the Senate.                                           
                                                                                                    
Senator Ben Stevens 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.                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                        Third Reading of Senate Bills                                            
                                                                                                    
SB 183                                                                                            
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 183(STA) was read the third time.                                            
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 183(STA)                                          
"An Act authorizing certain boroughs to use revenue collected on an                                 
areawide or nonareawide basis for economic development" pass the                                    
Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                              
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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CSSB 183(STA)                                                                                       
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis, Elton, French, Green,                                   
Guess, Hoffman, Lincoln, Ogan, Olson, Seekins, Stevens B, Stevens                                   
G, Taylor, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                              
                                                                                                    
and so, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 183(STA) passed the Senate.                                          
                                                                                                    
Senator Ellis gave notice of reconsideration.                                                       
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                         Third Reading of House Bills                                            
                                                                                                    
HB 46                                                                                             
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 46(STA) was read the third time.                                              
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 46(STA) "An                                        
Act relating to printing of ballot titles and propositions on primary                               
election ballots" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the                                     
following result:                                                                                   
                                                                                                    
CSHB 46(STA)                                                                                        
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis, Elton, French, Green,                                   
Guess, Hoffman, Lincoln, Ogan, Olson, Seekins, Stevens B, Stevens                                   
G, Taylor, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                              
                                                                                                    
and so, CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 46(STA) passed the Senate.                                            
                                                                                                    
Senators Dyson, Bunde, moved and asked unanimous consent to be                                      
shown as cross sponsors on the bill. Without objection, it was so                                   
ordered.                                                                                            
                                                                                                    
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 46(STA) was signed by the President and                                       
Secretary and returned to the House.                                                                
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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HB 90                                                                                             
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 90(FIN) was read the                                            
third time.                                                                                         
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                          
NO. 90(FIN) "An Act relating to a salmon product development tax                                    
credit and a salmon utilization tax credit under the Alaska fisheries                               
business tax; and providing for an effective date" pass the Senate?"                                
The roll was taken with the following result:                                                       
                                                                                                    
SCS CSHB 90(FIN)                                                                                    
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
Effective Dates                                                                                     
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis, Elton, French, Green,                                   
Guess, Hoffman, Lincoln, Ogan, Olson, Seekins, Stevens B, Stevens                                   
G, Taylor, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                              
                                                                                                    
and so, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 90(FIN)                                                 
passed the Senate.                                                                                  
                                                                                                    
Senator Ben Stevens 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 191                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 191(FIN) am was read the third time.                                          
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 191(FIN) am                                        
"An Act relating to the Alaska coastal management program and to                                    
policies and procedures for consistency reviews and the rendering of                                
consistency determinations under that program; eliminating the Alaska                               
Coastal Policy Council; annulling certain regulations relating to the                               
Alaska coastal management program; and providing for an effective                                   
date" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                               
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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CSHB 191(FIN) am                                                                                    
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  11   NAYS:  9   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Dyson, Green, Ogan, Seekins, Stevens B,                                      
Taylor, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Davis, Ellis, Elton, French, Guess, Hoffman, Lincoln, Olson,                                 
Stevens G                                                                                           
                                                                                                    
and so, CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 191(FIN) am passed the Senate.                                        
                                                                                                    
Senator Ben Stevens moved for the adoption of the effective date                                    
clauses.                                                                                            
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall the effective date clauses be adopted?" The                              
roll was taken with the following result:                                                           
                                                                                                    
CSHB 191(FIN) am                                                                                    
Effective Date Clauses                                                                              
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  12   NAYS:  8   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Dyson, Green, Ogan, Seekins, Stevens B,                                      
Stevens G, Taylor, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                      
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Davis, Ellis, Elton, French, Guess, Hoffman, Lincoln, Olson                                  
                                                                                                    
and so, the effective date clauses failed.                                                          
                                                                                                    
Senator Elton gave notice of reconsideration on CS FOR HOUSE                                        
BILL NO. 191(FIN) am (efd fld S) "An Act relating to the Alaska                                     
coastal management program and to policies and procedures for                                       
consistency reviews and the rendering of consistency determinations                                 
under that program; eliminating the Alaska Coastal Policy Council;                                  
and annulling certain regulations relating to the Alaska coastal                                    
management program."                                                                                
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                       Reconsideration of Senate Bills                                           
                                                                                                    
SB 176                                                                                            
Senator Lincoln requested that the reconsideration on CS FOR                                        
SENATE BILL NO. 176(JUD) be taken up. The bill was before the                                       
Senate on reconsideration.                                                                          

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The question to be reconsidered: "Shall CS FOR SENATE BILL NO.                                      
176(JUD) "An Act relating to civil liability for injuries or death                                  
resulting from livestock activities" pass the Senate?" The roll was                                 
taken with the following result:                                                                    
                                                                                                    
CSSB 176(JUD)                                                                                       
Third Reading - On Reconsideration                                                                  
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  14   NAYS:  6   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Dyson, Green, Hoffman, Lincoln, Ogan,                                        
Olson, Seekins, Stevens B, Stevens G, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                   
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Davis, Ellis, Elton, French, Guess, Taylor                                                   
                                                                                                    
and so, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 176(JUD) passed the Senate on                                        
reconsideration and was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                  
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                             Unfinished Business                                                 
                                                                                                    
SB 149                                                                                            
The reconsideration on CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 149(RES) "An                                          
Act relating to timber, to the sale of timber by the state, and to the                              
management of state forests" was not taken up this legislative day and                              
the bill was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                             
                                                                                                    
SB 216                                                                                            
The reconsideration on SENATE BILL NO. 216 "An Act relating to                                      
international airports revenue bonds; and providing for an effective                                
date" was not taken up this legislative day and the bill was referred to                            
the Secretary for engrossment.                                                                      
                                                                                                    
HB 203                                                                                            
The reconsideration on HOUSE BILL NO. 203 "An Act relating to the                                   
definitions of 'net income' and 'unrestricted net income' for purposes of                           
calculating the dividends to be paid to the state by the Alaska                                     
Industrial Development and Export Authority; and providing for an                                   
effective date" was not taken up this legislative day and the bill was                              
signed by the President and Secretary and returned to the House.                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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SB 183                                                                                            
Senator Wilken moved and asked unanimous consent to be shown as a                                   
cosponsor on CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 183(STA) "An Act                                                
authorizing certain boroughs to use revenue collected on an areawide                                
or nonareawide basis for economic development." Without objection,                                  
it was so ordered.                                                                                  
                                                                                                    
SB 185                                                                                            
Senators Wilken, Ben Stevens, Dyson, moved and asked unanimous                                      
consent to be shown as cosponsors on CS FOR SENATE BILL NO.                                         
185(FIN) "An Act providing for a reduction of royalty on certain oil                                
produced from Cook Inlet submerged land, and for a credit for certain                               
exploration expenses against oil and gas properties production taxes                                
on oil and gas produced from a lease or property in the state." Without                             
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                       
                                                                                                    
SB 85                                                                                             
Senator Cowdery moved and asked unanimous consent to be shown as                                    
a cosponsor on CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 85(STA) "An Act                                               
relating to sentencing and to the earning of good time deductions for                               
certain sexual offenses." Without objection, it was so ordered.                                     
                                                                                                    
HB 250                                                                                            
Senator Cowdery moved and asked unanimous consent to be shown as                                    
a cross sponsor on CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 250(FIN) "An Act                                           
relating to protests of state contract awards, to claims on state                                   
contracts, to the arbitration of certain state construction contract                                
claims, and to hearings and appeals under the State Procurement Code;                               
making conforming amendments in the State Procurement Code; and                                     
providing for an effective date." Without objection, it was so ordered.                             
                                                                                                    
HB 90                                                                                             
Senators Hoffman, Olson, Seekins, moved and asked unanimous                                         
consent to be shown as cross sponsors on SENATE CS FOR CS FOR                                       
HOUSE BILL NO. 90(FIN) "An Act relating to a salmon product                                         
development tax credit and a salmon utilization tax credit under the                                
Alaska fisheries business tax; and providing for an effective date."                                
Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                               
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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                                Announcements                                                    
                                                                                                    
Announcements are at the end of the journal.                                                        
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                 Engrossment                                                     
                                                                                                    
SB 13                                                                                             
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 13(JUD) "An Act relating to using                                            
credit history or insurance scoring for insurance purposes; and                                     
providing for an effective date" was engrossed, signed by the President                             
and Secretary and transmitted to the House for consideration.                                       
                                                                                                    
SB 85                                                                                             
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 85(STA) "An Act relating to sentencing                                       
and to the earning of good time deductions for certain sexual offenses"                             
was engrossed, signed by the President and Secretary and transmitted                                
to the House for consideration.                                                                     
                                                                                                    
SB 149                                                                                            
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 149(RES) "An Act relating to timber, to                                      
the sale of timber by the state, and to the management of state forests"                            
was engrossed, signed by the President and Secretary and transmitted                                
to the House for consideration.                                                                     
                                                                                                    
SB 175                                                                                            
CS SENATE BILL NO. 175(JUD)(efd fld) "An Act relating to civil                                      
liability for inherent risks in sports or recreational activities" was                              
engrossed, signed by the President and Secretary and transmitted to                                 
the House for consideration.                                                                        
                                                                                                    
SB 176                                                                                            
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 176(JUD) "An Act relating to civil                                           
liability for injuries or death resulting from livestock activities" was                            
engrossed, signed by the President and Secretary and transmitted to                                 
the House for consideration.                                                                        
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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SB 198                                                                                            
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 198(STA) "An Act relating to recovery                                        
of civil damages by a peace officer or fire fighter; and providing for an                           
effective date" was engrossed, signed by the President and Secretary                                
and transmitted to the House for consideration.                                                     
                                                                                                    
SB 216                                                                                            
SENATE BILL NO. 216 "An Act relating to international airports                                      
revenue bonds; and providing for an effective date" was engrossed,                                  
signed by the President and Secretary and transmitted to the House for                              
consideration.                                                                                      
                                                                                                    
HB 11                                                                                             
HOUSE BILL NO. 11 am S(efd fld S) "An Act relating to deposits to                                   
the Alaska permanent fund from mineral lease rentals, royalties,                                    
royalty sale proceeds, net profit shares under AS 38.05.180(f) and (g),                             
federal mineral revenue sharing payments received by the state from                                 
mineral leases, and bonuses received by the state from mineral leases,                              
and limiting deposits from those sources to the 25 percent required                                 
under art. IX, sec. 15, Constitution of the State of Alaska" was                                    
engrossed, signed by the President and Secretary and returned to the                                
House for consideration.                                                                            
                                                                                                    
HB 90                                                                                             
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 90(FIN) "An Act                                                 
relating to a salmon product development tax credit and a salmon                                    
utilization tax credit under the Alaska fisheries business tax; and                                 
providing for an effective date" was engrossed, signed by the President                             
and Secretary and returned to the House for consideration.                                          
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                 Adjournment                                                     
                                                                                                    
Senator Ben Stevens moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                      
Senate stand in adjournment until 11:00 a.m., May 15, 2003. Without                                 
objection, the Senate adjourned at 9:00 p.m.                                                        
                                                                                                    
                                                                Kirsten Waid                        
                                                     Secretary of the Senate                        
                                                                                                    
                                                                    July 2003                       

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                                Announcements                                                    
                                                                                                    
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                             STANDING COMMITTEES                                                 
+ indicates teleconference                                                                          
= indicates bill previously heard/scheduled                                                         
                                                                                                    
                                   FINANCE                                                       
                                                                                                    
May 14        Wednesday                 Senate Finance 532            8:30 AM                     
              -- Time Change --                                                                     
+ SB 119 ELIMINATE APOC                                                                             
+= HB  57 ROYALTY GAS CONTRACTS                                                                     
+ HB 225 MONOPOLY AND RESTRAINT OF TRADE ACTIONS                                                    
+= HB 229 PAROLE FOR MEDICAL/COGNITIVE DISABILITY                                                   
+ HB 266 ELECTIONS                                                                                  
+= SB  26 STATE EMPLOYEES CALLED TO MILITARY DUTY                                                   
+             Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                      
                                                                                                    
May 14        Wednesday                 Senate Finance 532            4:30 PM                     
              -- Time Change --                                                                     
+= SB 220 STATE SALES AND USE TAX                                                                   
              <Public Testimony>                                                                    
                                                                                                    
May 15        Thursday                  Senate Finance 532            8:30 AM                     
              -- Time Change --                                                                     
+= HB  61 OIL & GAS TAX CREDIT FOR EXPLORATION/DEV                                                  
+= SB  58 PFD INELIGIBILITY/MOTOR VEHICLE INSURANCE                                                 
+= SB  59 PERMANENT FUND INELIGIBILITY FOR DUI                                                      
+= SB 220 STATE SALES AND USE TAX                                                                   
+ HB 210 CHITINA DIP NET FISHERY                                                                    
+ SB 215 SEAFOOD AND FOOD SAFETY LABORATORY                                                         
              Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled:                                                     
+= HB 266 ELECTIONS                                                                                 
+= HB 225 MONOPOLY AND RESTRAINT OF TRADE ACTIONS                                                   
+= HB 165 COMMUNITY SCHOOLS                                                                         
+= HB 171 REPEAL CHARTER SCHOOL GRANTS                                                              
+= HB 174  CORRESPONDENCE STUDY                                                                     
+= HB 154 UNDER SCHOOL AGE STUDENTS                                                                 

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                     HEALTH, EDUCATION & SOCIAL SERVICES                                         
                                                                                                    
May 14        Wednesday                       Butrovich 205           1:30 PM                     
              -- Meeting Canceled --                                                                
+ HB 270 PHARMACIST LICENSING                                                                       
              <Bill Hearing Postponed to 5/16/03>                                                   
              Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                      
                                                                                                    
May 16        Friday                          Butrovich 205           1:30 PM                     
+= HB 270 PHARMACIST LICENSING                                                                      
              <Above Bill Rescheduled from 5/14/03>                                                 
+ HB  25 HEALTH CARE SERVICES DIRECTIVES                                                            
              Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                      
                   ----------------------------------------                                        
                                                                                                    
                                  JUDICIARY                                                      
                                                                                                    
May 14        Wednesday                             Beltz 211                                     
              -- Meeting Postponed to 5/15/03 --                                                    
+             Confirmation Hearings:                                                                
              Board of Governors of the Alaska Bar -                                                
              William Granger                                                                       
              Select Committee on Legislative Ethics -                                              
              Marianne Stillner                                                                     
+= SB 170 CRIMINAL LAW/SENTENCING/ PROBATION/PAROLE                                                 
+= SB 171 SUITS & CLAIMS: MILITARY/FIRE/DEFENSE                                                     
+= SJR 18 CONST. AM: PF APPROPS/INFLATION-PROOFING                                                  
+= SJR  3 CONST AM: APPROPRIATION/SPENDING LIMIT                                                    
+             Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                      
                                                                                                    
May 15        Thursday                              Beltz 211         8:45 AM                     
              -- Meeting Rescheduled from 5/14/03 --                                                
+             Confirmation Hearings:                                                                
              Board of Governors of the Alaska Bar -                                                
              William Granger                                                                       
              Select Committee on Legislative Ethics -                                              
              Marianne Stillner                                                                     
+= SB 170 CRIMINAL LAW/SENTENCING/ PROBATION/PAROLE                                                 
+= SB 171 SUITS & CLAIMS: MILITARY/FIRE/DEFENSE                                                     
+= SJR 18 CONST. AM: PF APPROPS/INFLATION-PROOFING                                                  
+= SJR  3 CONST AM: APPROPRIATION/SPENDING LIMIT                                                    
+             Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                      
                   ----------------------------------------                                        
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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                               LABOR & COMMERCE                                                  
                                                                                                    
May 15        Thursday                        Butrovich 205           7:45 AM                     
              -- Time and Location Change --                                                        
              Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                      
= HB  83 REVISED UNIFORM ARBITRATION ACT                                                            
+ HB 232 HOMER MERCURY CLASSIC                                                                      
+ HB 313 STATE PROCUREMENT PILOT PROGRAM                                                            
+= SB 194 LIQUOR DELIVERED TO HOTELS/CRUISE SHIPS                                                   
              <Above Bill Rescheduled from 5/13/03>                                                 
+ HB 269 SAFETY CODE TASK FORCE                                                                     
+ HB 195 INDIVIDUAL HEALTH CARE INSURANCE                                                           
+ HB 257 DISCLOSURES BY REAL ESTATE LICENSEES                                                       
              <Meeting will recess to 1:30pm in Beltz>                                              
                   ----------------------------------------                                        
                                                                                                    
                                  RESOURCES                                                      
                                                                                                    
May 14        Wednesday                       Butrovich 205           3:30 PM                     
              -- Meeting Canceled --                                                                
+ HB 283 COAL LEASES                                                                                
+ HCR 10 RESTORATION OF RIPARIAN HABITAT                                                            
+             Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                      
                   ----------------------------------------                                        
                                                                                                    
                                STATE AFFAIRS                                                    
                                                                                                    
May 15        Thursday                              Beltz 211         3:30 PM                     
+ HB 209 MUNI.TAX:  PROPERTY AFFECTED BY DISASTER                                                   
+ HB  10 GROUP HEALTH INSURANCE FOR PRIVATE GROUPS                                                  
+ HB  24 AGREEMENTS ON MANAGEMENT OF FISH AND GAME                                                  
+ SCR 13 CANNED SALMON FOR PRISONERS                                                                
+ SB 201 HOME & RESPITE CARE: CRIMINAL RECORDS                                                      
+ HB 215  ONE PERCENT FOR ART                                                                       
+ HB 280 COMMERCIAL MOTOR VEHICLES:REGULATIONS                                                      
+ HJR 14 NATIONAL WHEELCHAIR GAMES                                                                  
+ SJR 20 US COAST GUARD ROTC IN ALASKA                                                              
              Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                      
                   ----------------------------------------                                        
                                                                                                    
                                TRANSPORTATION                                                   
                                                                                                    
May 14        Wednesday                       Butrovich 205           9:30 AM                     
              -- Time Change --                                                                     
= HB 280 COMMERCIAL MOTOR VEHICLES:REGULATIONS                                                      
+= HB 250 STATE CONTRACTS                                                                           

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                              SPECIAL COMMITTEES                                                 
                                                                                                    
                   WORLD TRADE AND STATE/FEDERAL RELATIONS                                       
                                                                                                    
May 15        Thursday                     Fahrenkamp 203             9:45 AM                     
     HJR 28 TAIWAN:  TRADE & WORLD HEALTH ASSEMBLY                                                  
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                               JOINT COMMITTEES                                                  
                                                                                                    
                    CONFERENCE COMMITTEE ON HB 75 & HB 76                                        
                                                                                                    
May 14        Wednesday                 Senate Finance 532            4:00 PM                     
              -- Postponed to 5/15/03 --                                                            
= HB  75 APPROP: OPERATING BUDGET/LOANS/FUNDS                                                       
= HB  76 APPROP:MENTAL HEALTH BUDGET                                                                
              Dept of Health and Social Services                                                    
                                                                                                    
May 15        Thursday                  Senate Finance 532            4:00 PM                     
              -- Rescheduled from 5/14/03 --                                                        
= HB  75 APPROP: OPERATING BUDGET/LOANS/FUNDS                                                       
= HB  76 APPROP:MENTAL HEALTH BUDGET                                                                
              Depts to be announced