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2006-05-02 House JournalFull Journal pdf
2006-05-02 House Journal Page 3498 SB 12 The following, which was held from the May 1, 2006, calendar (page 3472), was read the third time: HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 12(STA) "An Act relating to procurement from a person conducting business in or having headquarters in countries that support or ignore slavery and trafficking in persons." 2006-05-02 House Journal Page 3499 Representative Ramras moved and asked unanimous consent that HCS CSSB 12(STA) be returned to second reading for the specific purpose of considering Amendment No. 1. There being no objection, it was so ordered. Amendment No. 1 was offered by Representatives Ramras, Croft, Kerttula, Gara, and Gruenberg: Page 1, line 1, following "Act" (title amendment): Insert "relating to human trafficking; relating to sex tourism;" Page 1, line 2, following "persons" (title amendment): Insert "; and providing for an effective date" Page 1, following line 3: Insert new bill sections to read: "* Section 1. AS 11.41 is amended by adding new sections to read: Sec. 11.41.310. Human trafficking in the first degree. (a) A person commits the crime of human trafficking in the first degree if the person compels or induces another person to come to this state to engage in sexual conduct, adult entertainment, or labor in the state by force or threat of force against any person, or by deception. (b) In this section, (1) "adult entertainment" means the conduct described in AS 23.10.350(f)(1) - (3); (2) "deception" has the meaning given in AS 11.46.180; (3) "sexual conduct" has the meaning given in AS 11.66.150. (c) Human trafficking in the first degree is a class A felony. Sec. 11.41.315. Human trafficking in the second degree. (a) A person commits the crime of human trafficking in the second degree if the person obtains a benefit from the commission of human trafficking under AS 11.41.310, with reckless disregard that the benefit is a result of the trafficking. (b) Human trafficking in the second degree is a class B felony. * Sec. 2. AS 11.66.120(a) is amended to read: (a) A person commits the crime of promoting prostitution in the second degree if the person (1) manages, supervises, controls, or owns, either alone 2006-05-02 House Journal Page 3500 or in association with others, a prostitution enterprise other than a place of prostitution; [OR] (2) procures or solicits a patron for a prostitute; or (3) offers, sells, advertises, promotes, or facilitates travel that includes commercial sexual conduct as enticement for the travel; in this paragraph, "commercial sexual conduct" means sexual conduct for which anything of value is given or received by any person." Page 1, line 4: Delete "Section 1" Insert "Sec. 3" Renumber the following bill sections accordingly. Page 2, following line 3: Insert a new bill section to read: "* Sec. 6. This Act takes effect July 1, 2006." Representative Ramras moved and asked unanimous consent that Amendment No. 1 be adopted. There was objection. The Speaker stated that, without objection, HCS CSSB 12(STA) with Amendment No. 1 moved and pending would be moved to the bottom of the calendar.