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                                SENATE JOURNAL                                                   
                                                                                                    
                           ALASKA STATE LEGISLATURE                                              
                                                                                                    
                          TWENTY-FOURTH LEGISLATURE                                              
                                                                                                    
                                SECOND SESSION                                                   
                                                                                                    
Juneau, Alaska                      Sunday                       May 7, 2006                      
                                                                                                    
                          One Hundred Nineteenth Day                                             
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
Pursuant to adjournment the Senate was called to order by President                                 
Stevens at 4:14 p.m.                                                                                
                                                                                                    
The roll showed nineteen members present. Senator Bunde was                                         
absent.                                                                                             
                                                                                                    
The prayer was offered by the Chaplain, Donna Shelton. Senator Ellis                                
moved and asked unanimous consent that the prayer be spread.                                        
Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                               
                                                                                                    
          On this beautiful day one week before Mother's                                            
          Day, may we reflect on the astounding beauty                                              
          around us, the emergence of abundant nature and                                           
          wildlife and the promise of Spring.                                                       
                                                                                                    
          May this promise inspire optimism and hope and                                            
          may we all share the spirit of selflessness, life and                                     
          love embodied by mothers.                             Amen.                               
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Stedman led the Senate in the Pledge of Allegiance.                                         
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                Certification                                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Gary Stevens moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                     
journal for the one hundred eighteenth legislative day be approved as                               
certified by the Secretary. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                   
                                                                                                    

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                           Messages from the House                                               
                                                                                                    
SB 315                                                                                            
Message dated May 6 was read, stating the House passed and returned:                                
                                                                                                    
          CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 315(L&C) "An Act                                                   
          relating to the disposition of unredeemed property;                                       
          and providing for an effective date."                                                     
                                                                                                    
The bill was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                              
                                                                                                    
SCR 27                                                                                            
Message dated May 6 was read, stating the House passed and returned:                                
                                                                                                    
          SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 27                                                       
          Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e),                                             
          Uniform Rules of the Alaska State Legislature,                                            
          concerning House Bill No. 441, relating to operating                                      
          motor vehicles, aircraft, and watercraft while under                                      
          the influence and treatment programs.                                                     
                                                                                                    
The resolution was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                        
                                                                                                    
HB 183                                                                                            
Message dated May 6 was read, stating the House concurred in the                                    
Senate amendment to CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 183(JUD) am, thus                                         
adopting:                                                                                           
                                                                                                    
          SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                       
          183(STA) "An Act relating to the use of campaign                                          
          contributions for shared campaign activity expenses                                       
          and to reimbursement of those expenses; and                                               
          amending the definition of 'contribution' in regard to                                    
          sharing fundraising lists between candidates and                                          
          political parties without compensation."                                                  
                                                                                                    
HB 218                                                                                            
Message dated May 6 was read, stating the House concurred in the                                    
Senate amendment to CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 218(FIN), thus                                            
adopting:                                                                                           

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          SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                       
          218(FIN) "An Act relating to cost recovery fisheries                                      
          for private nonprofit hatchery facilities."                                               
                                                                                                    
HB 318                                                                                            
Message dated May 6 was read, stating the House concurred in the                                    
Senate amendment to CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 318(FIN) am, thus                                         
adopting:                                                                                           
                                                                                                    
          SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                       
          318(FIN) "An Act limiting the exercise of eminent                                         
          domain."                                                                                  
                                                                                                    
HB 380                                                                                            
Message dated May 6 was read, stating the House concurred in the                                    
Senate amendment to CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 380(FIN)(title am),                                       
thus adopting:                                                                                      
                                                                                                    
          SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                       
          380(RES) "An Act relating to the powers and duties                                        
          of the commissioner of environmental conservation                                         
          regarding animals, animal products, agricultural                                          
          products, and the transportation of animals and                                           
          animal products; relating to the employment,                                              
          appointment, and duties of a state veterinarian by the                                    
          commissioner of environmental conservation;                                               
          relating to the powers of the commissioner of natural                                     
          resources regarding agricultural products; relating to                                    
          animal rabies prevention and control; and providing                                       
          for an effective date."                                                                   
                                                                                                    
The presence of Senator Bunde was noted.                                                            
                                                                                                    
HB 393                                                                                            
Message dated May 6 was read, stating the House concurred in the                                    
Senate amendment to CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 393(HES), thus                                            
adopting:                                                                                           
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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          SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                       
          393(HES) "An Act requiring that certain health care                                       
          insurance plans provide coverage for the costs of                                         
          colorectal cancer screening examinations and                                              
           laboratory tests; and providing for an effective date."                                 
                                                                                                    
HB 441                                                                                            
Message dated May 6 was read, stating the House concurred in the                                    
Senate amendment to CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 441(FIN) "An Act                                          
relating to operating or driving a motor vehicle, aircraft, or watercraft                           
while under the influence; relating to court-ordered treatment                                      
programs for certain offenders and offenses; amending Rule 35,                                      
Alaska Rules of Criminal Procedure; and providing for an effective                                  
date" thus adopting:                                                                                
                                                                                                    
          SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                       
          441(FIN) "An Act relating to criminal sentencing;                                         
          relating to operating or driving a motor vehicle,                                         
          aircraft, or watercraft while under the influence;                                        
          relating to court-ordered treatment programs for                                          
          certain offenders and offenses; amending Rule 35,                                         
          Alaska Rules of Criminal Procedure; and providing                                         
          for an effective date." (Title change SCR 27)                                             
                                                                                                    
HB 471                                                                                            
Message dated May 6 was read, stating the House concurred in the                                    
Senate amendment to CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 471(FIN) am, thus                                         
adopting:                                                                                           
                                                                                                    
          SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                       
          471(FIN) "An Act amending the Knik Arm Bridge                                             
          and Toll Authority Act and the powers and authority                                       
          of the authority to finance construction and                                              
          maintenance of the Knik Arm Bridge, to set and                                            
          collect tolls, and to carry out its duties; and providing                                 
          for an effective date."                                                                   
                                                                                                    
HCR 48                                                                                            
Message dated May 6 was read, stating the House concurred in the                                    
Senate amendment to HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO.                                                 
48 am, thus adopting:                                                                               

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          HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 48 am                                                     
          S Relating to establishing the Alaska Medal of                                            
          Honor.                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
SB 104                                                                                            
Message dated May 6 was read, stating the House has adopted the                                     
report of the Conference Committee with limited powers of free                                      
conference considering CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 104 (JUD) and                                         
HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 104(JUD), thus                                                  
adopting:                                                                                           
                                                                                                    
          CONFERENCE CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 104                                                     
          An Act relating to the crimes of unsworn falsification                                    
          in the first degree involving an application for a                                        
          permanent fund dividend and false information or                                          
          report involving eligibility for a permanent fund                                         
          dividend; requiring the establishment of a permanent                                      
          fund dividend fraud investigation unit in the                                             
          Department of Revenue; relating to service in the                                         
          peace corps and as a member of the United States                                          
          Olympic Team as allowable absences from the state                                         
          for purposes of eligibility for permanent fund                                            
          dividends and to the period for filing an application                                     
          for a permanent fund dividend; authorizing the                                            
          Department of Revenue to issue administrative orders                                      
          imposing sanctions for certain misrepresentations or                                      
          other actions concerning eligibility for a permanent                                      
          fund dividend and providing for administrative                                            
          appeal of those orders; and providing for an effective                                    
          date."                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
Message dated May 6 was read, stating the House passed and                                          
transmitted for consideration:                                                                      
                                                                                                    
                        First Reading and Reference of                                           
                              House Resolutions                                                  
                                                                                                    
HCR 45                                                                                            
HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 45 BY THE HOUSE                                                     
FINANCE COMMITTEE,                                                                                  

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          Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e),                                             
          Uniform Rules of the Alaska State Legislature,                                            
          concerning Senate Bill No. 250, relating to the                                           
          Council on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault.                                          
                                                                                                    
was read the first time and held on the Secretary's desk.                                           
                                                                                                    
HCR 47                                                                                            
HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 47 BY THE HOUSE                                                     
FINANCE COMMITTEE,                                                                                  
                                                                                                    
          Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e),                                             
          Uniform Rules of the Alaska State Legislature,                                            
          concerning Senate Bill No. 274, relating to the                                           
          disposition of forfeited, surplus, and unclaimed                                          
          firearms by the state.                                                                    
                                                                                                    
was read the first time and held on the Secretary's desk.                                           
                                                                                                    
Message dated May 7 was read, stating the House passed and                                          
transmitted for consideration:                                                                      
                                                                                                    
                  First Reading and Reference of House Bills                                     
                                                                                                    
HB 316                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 316(JUD) BY THE HOUSE                                                         
JUDICIARY COMMITTEE, entitled:                                                                      
                                                                                                    
          "An Act extending the termination date for the Board                                      
          of Governors of the Alaska Bar Association; and                                           
          providing for an effective date."                                                         
                                                                                                    
was read the first time and referred to the Judiciary Committee.                                    
                                                                                                    
                               Recede Messages                                                   
                                                                                                    
HB 414                                                                                            
Message dated May 6 was read, stating the House failed to concur in                                 
the Senate amendment to CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 414(RLS) am                                           
"An Act relating to the interception of the private communications of a                             
minor" and respectfully requests the Senate to recede from its                                      
amendment, namely:                                                                                  

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          SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                       
          414(JUD) "An Act relating to allowing a parent or                                         
          guardian of a minor to intercept the private                                              
          communications of the minor and to consent to an                                          
          order authorizing law enforcement to intercept the                                        
          private communications of the minor."                                                     
          (Title change SCR 31)                                                                     
                                                                                                    
In the event the Senate fails to recede, the Speaker has appointed the                              
following members to a Conference Committee to meet with a like                                     
committee from the Senate to consider the bills:                                                    
                                                                                                    
     Representative Kott, Chair                                                                     
     Representative McGuire                                                                         
     Representative Gruenberg                                                                       
                                                                                                    
President Stevens stated the message will be held on the Secretary's                                
desk.                                                                                               
                                                                                                    
                               Concur Messages                                                   
                                                                                                    
SB 250                                                                                            
Message dated May 6 was read, stating the House passed and returned                                 
for consideration SENATE BILL NO. 250 "An Act extending the                                         
termination date of the Council on Domestic Violence and Sexual                                     
Assault; and eliminating statutory references to the network on                                     
domestic violence and sexual assault" with the following amendments:                                
                                                                                                    
          HOUSE CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 250(FIN) am                                                  
          H "An Act extending the termination date of the                                           
          Council on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault."                                         
          (Title change HCR 45)                                                                     
                                                                                                    
President Stevens stated the message will be held on the Secretary's                                
desk.                                                                                               
                                                                                                    
SB 274                                                                                            
Message dated May 6 was read, stating the House passed and returned                                 
for consideration CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 274(STA) "An Act                                           
relating to the disposition of forfeited, surplus, and unclaimed firearms                           
by the state" with the following amendments:                                                        

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          HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO.                                                       
          274(FIN) am H "An Act relating to the disposition of                                      
          forfeited, surplus, and unclaimed firearms by the state                                   
          and municipalities." (Title change HCR 47)                                                
                                                                                                    
President Stevens stated the message will be held on the Secretary's                                
desk.                                                                                               
                                                                                                    
SCR 28                                                                                            
Message dated May 6 was read, stating the House passed and returned                                 
for consideration CS FOR SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION                                               
NO. 28(HES) with the following amendment:                                                           
                                                                                                    
          HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE                                                                
          CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 28(HES)                                                         
          Relating to the innovative application of education                                       
          technology tools to provide improved distance                                             
          education programs in the state.                                                          
                                                                                                    
President Stevens stated the message will be held on the Secretary's                                
desk.                                                                                               
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                          Standing Committee Reports                                             
                                                                                                    
HB 485                                                                                            
The Finance Committee considered HOUSE BILL NO. 485 am "An                                          
Act amending the State Personnel Act to place in the exempt service                                 
pharmacists and physicians employed in the Department of Health and                                 
Social Services or in the Department of Corrections; and providing for                              
an effective date." Signing do pass: Senators Wilken, Green, Cochairs;                              
Senators Bunde, Dyson, Stedman, Hoffman. Signing no                                                 
recommendation: Senator Olson.                                                                      
                                                                                                    
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                      
 Fiscal Note No. 1, zero, Department of Commerce, Community                                         
       and Economic Development                                                                     
 Fiscal Note No. 3, Department of Corrections                                                       
 Fiscal Note No. 8, indeterminate, House Finance Committee                                          
 Fiscal Note No. 9, indeterminate, House Finance Committee                                          

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          Fiscal Note No. 10, indeterminate, House Finance Committee                               
 Fiscal Note No. 11, indeterminate, House Finance Committee                                         
 Fiscal Note No. 12, indeterminate, House Finance Committee                                         
                                                                                                    
The bill is on today's calendar.                                                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Cowdery called the Senate. The call was satisfied.                                          
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                               Recede Messages                                                   
                                                                                                    
HB 414                                                                                            
Senator Gary Stevens moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                     
recede message on SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                               
414(JUD) An Act relating to allowing a parent or guardian of a minor                                
to intercept the private communications of the minor and to consent to                              
an order authorizing law enforcement to intercept the private                                       
communications of the minor" (Title change SCR 31) which had been                                   
held on the Secretary's desk (page 3268) be taken up. Without                                       
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                       
                                                                                                    
Senator Gary Stevens moved that the Senate recede from its                                          
amendment and recommended the body vote no.                                                         
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall the Senate recede from its amendment?"                                   
The roll was taken with the following result:                                                       
                                                                                                    
SCS CSHB 414(JUD)                                                                                   
Shall the Senate Recede from its Amendment                                                          
to CSHB 414(RLS) am?                                                                                
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  1   NAYS:  19   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde                                                                                        
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis, Elton, French, Green, Guess,                                   
Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman, Stevens B,                                      
Stevens G, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                              
                                                                                                    
and so, the Senate failed to recede.                                                                
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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The President appointed the following members to a Conference                                       
Committee to meet with the like committee from the House:                                           
                                                                                                    
     Senator Seekins, Chair                                                                         
     Senator Huggins                                                                                
     Senator French                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
The Secretary was requested to notify the House.                                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Cowdery called the Senate. The call was satisfied.                                          
                                                                                                    
                               Concur Messages                                                   
                                                                                                    
SB 20                                                                                             
Senator Gary Stevens moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                     
concur message on HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO.                                               
20(FIN) "An Act relating to offenses against unborn children" which                                 
had been held on the Secretary's desk (page 3225) be taken up.                                      
Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                               
                                                                                                    
Senator Gary Stevens moved that the Senate concur in the House                                      
amendment.                                                                                          
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall the Senate concur in the House                                           
amendment?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                           
                                                                                                    
HCS CSSB 20(FIN)                                                                                    
Shall the Senate Concur in the House                                                                
Amendment to CSSB 20(JUD)?                                                                          
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  14   NAYS:  6   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Elton, Huggins, Olson,                                         
Seekins, Stedman, Stevens B, Stevens G, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                 
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Ellis, French, Green, Guess, Hoffman, Kookesh                                                
                                                                                                    
Olson changed from "Nay" to "Yea".                                                                  
                                                                                                    
and so, the Senate concurred in the House amendment, thus adopting                                  
HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 20(FIN) "An Act                                                 
relating to offenses against unborn children."                                                      

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The Secretary was requested to notify the House.                                                    
                                                                                                    
The bill was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                              
                                                                                                    
SB 132                                                                                            
Senator Gary Stevens moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                     
concur message on HOUSE CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 132(FIN)                                             
am H "An Act relating to complaints filed with, investigations,                                     
hearings, and orders of, and the interest rate on awards of the State                               
Commission for Human Rights; and making conforming amendments"                                      
which had been held on the Secretary's desk (page 3193) be taken up.                                
Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                               
                                                                                                    
Senator Gary Stevens moved that the Senate concur in the House                                      
amendments.                                                                                         
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall the Senate concur in the House                                           
amendments?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                          
                                                                                                    
HCS SB 132(FIN) am H                                                                                
Shall the Senate Concur in the House                                                                
Amendments to SB 132(efd fld)?                                                                      
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  18   NAYS:  2   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Elton, French, Green,                                          
Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman, Stevens B,                                      
Stevens G, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                              
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Ellis, Guess                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
and so, the Senate concurred in the House amendments, thus adopting                                 
HOUSE CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 132(FIN) am H "An Act                                                  
relating to complaints filed with, investigations, hearings, and orders                             
of, and the interest rate on awards of the State Commission for Human                               
Rights; and making conforming amendments."                                                          
                                                                                                    
The Secretary was requested to notify the House.                                                    
                                                                                                    
The bill was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                              
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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SB 274                                                                                            
Senator Gary Stevens moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                     
concur message on HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO.                                               
274(FIN) am H "An Act relating to the disposition of forfeited,                                     
surplus, and unclaimed firearms by the state and municipalities" which                              
had been held on the Secretary's desk (page 3269) be taken up.                                      
Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                               
                                                                                                    
Senator Gary Stevens moved that the Senate concur in the House                                      
amendments.                                                                                         
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall the Senate concur in the House                                           
amendments?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                          
                                                                                                    
HCS CSSB 274(FIN) am H                                                                              
Shall the Senate Concur in the House                                                                
Amendments to CSSB 274(STA)?                                                                        
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  1   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Ellis, Elton, French, Green, Guess,                                   
Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman, Stevens B,                                      
Stevens G, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                              
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Dyson                                                                                        
                                                                                                    
and so, the Senate concurred in the House amendments, thus adopting                                 
HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 274(FIN) am H "An                                               
Act relating to the disposition of forfeited, surplus, and unclaimed                                
firearms by the state and municipalities."                                                          
                                                                                                    
HCR 47                                                                                            
Senator Gary Stevens moved and asked unanimous consent that                                         
HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 47 which had been                                                   
held on the Secretary's desk (page 3268) be taken up. Without                                       
objection, the resolution was before the Senate on final passage.                                   
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION                                              
NO. 47 Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules                                  
of the Alaska State Legislature, concerning Senate Bill No. 274,                                    
relating to the disposition of forfeited, surplus, and unclaimed firearms                           
by the state, pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following                               
result:                                                                                             

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HCR 47                                                                                              
Final Passage                                                                                       
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis, Elton, French, Green,                                   
Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman,                                          
Stevens B, Stevens G, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                   
                                                                                                    
Cowdery changed from "Nay" to "Yea".                                                                
                                                                                                    
and so, HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 47 passed the                                               
Senate, was signed by the President and Secretary and returned to the                               
House.                                                                                              
                                                                                                    
SB 274                                                                                            
Senator Gary Stevens moved that the Senate rescind its previous                                     
action in concurring in the House amendments to CS FOR SENATE                                       
BILL NO. 274(STA) "An Act relating to the disposition of forfeited,                                 
surplus, and unclaimed firearms by the state."                                                      
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall the Senate rescind its previous action?" The                             
roll was taken with the following result:                                                           
                                                                                                    
HCS CSSB 274(FIN) am H                                                                              
Rescind previous action?                                                                            
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis, Elton, French, Green,                                   
Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman,                                          
Stevens B, Stevens G, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                   
                                                                                                    
and so, the Senate rescinded its previous action and the concurrence                                
message on HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 274(FIN)                                             
am H was before the Senate.                                                                         
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall the Senate concur in the House                                           
amendments?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                          
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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HCS CSSB 274(FIN) am H                                                                              
Shall the Senate Concur in the House                                                                
Amendments to CSSB 274(STA)?                                                                        
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis, Elton, French, Green,                                   
Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman,                                          
Stevens B, Stevens G, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                   
                                                                                                    
and so, the Senate concurred in the House amendments, thus adopting                                 
HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 274(FIN) am H "An                                               
Act relating to the disposition of forfeited, surplus, and unclaimed                                
firearms by the state and municipalities."                                                          
                                                                                                    
The Secretary was requested to notify the House.                                                    
                                                                                                    
The bill was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                              
                                                                                                    
SB 310                                                                                            
Senator Gary Stevens moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                     
concur message on HOUSE CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 310(FIN)                                             
am H "An Act relating to the employment of prisoners; and providing                                 
for an effective date" which had been held on the Secretary's desk                                  
(page 3225) be taken up. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                      
                                                                                                    
Senator Gary Stevens moved that the Senate concur in the House                                      
amendments.                                                                                         
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall the Senate concur in the House                                           
amendments?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                          
                                                                                                    
HCS SB 310(FIN) am H                                                                                
Shall the Senate Concur in the House                                                                
Amendments to SB 310?      Effective Date                                                           
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis, Elton, French, Green,                                   
Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman,                                          
Stevens B, Stevens G, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                   
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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and so, the Senate concurred in the House amendments, thus adopting                                 
HOUSE CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 310(FIN) am H "An Act                                                  
relating to the employment of prisoners; and providing for an effective                             
date."                                                                                              
                                                                                                    
Senator Gary Stevens moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                     
vote on concurrence be considered the vote on the effective date                                    
clause. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                       
                                                                                                    
The Secretary was requested to notify the House.                                                    
                                                                                                    
The bill was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                              
                                                                                                    
SCR 28                                                                                            
Senator Gary Stevens moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                     
concur message on HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE                                                        
CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 28(HES) Relating to the                                                   
innovative application of education technology tools to provide                                     
improved distance education programs in the state, which had been                                   
held on the Secretary's desk (page 3270), be taken up. Without                                      
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                       
                                                                                                    
Senator Gary Stevens moved that the Senate concur in the House                                      
amendment.                                                                                          
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall the Senate concur in the House                                           
amendment?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                           
                                                                                                    
HCS CSSCR 28(HES)                                                                                   
Shall the Senate Concur in the House                                                                
Amendment to CSSCR 28(HES)?                                                                         
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis, Elton, French, Green,                                   
Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman,                                          
Stevens B, Stevens G, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                   
                                                                                                    
and so, the Senate concurred in the House amendment, thus adopting                                  
HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION                                                    
NO. 28(HES) Relating to the innovative application of education                                     
technology tools to provide improved distance education programs in                                 
the state.                                                                                          
                                                                                                    

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The Secretary was requested to notify the House.                                                    
                                                                                                    
The resolution was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                        
                                                                                                    
                         Conference Committee Reports                                            
                                                                                                    
SB 104                                                                                            
Senator Gary Stevens moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                     
conference committee report on CONFERENCE CS FOR SENATE                                             
BILL NO. 104, which had been held on the Secretary's desk (page                                     
3231), be taken up. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                           
                                                                                                    
Senator Gary Stevens moved that the Senate adopt the Conference                                     
Committee Report.                                                                                   
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall the Senate adopt the Conference                                          
Committee Report on CONFERENCE CS FOR SENATE BILL NO.                                               
104 "An Act relating to the crimes of unsworn falsification in the first                            
degree involving an application for a permanent fund dividend and                                   
false information or report involving eligibility for a permanent fund                              
dividend; requiring the establishment of a permanent fund dividend                                  
fraud investigation unit in the Department of Revenue; relating to                                  
service in the peace corps and as a member of the United States                                     
Olympic Team as allowable absences from the state for purposes of                                   
eligibility for permanent fund dividends and to the period for filing an                            
application for a permanent fund dividend; authorizing the Department                               
of Revenue to issue administrative orders imposing sanctions for                                    
certain misrepresentations or other actions concerning eligibility for a                            
permanent fund dividend and providing for administrative appeal of                                  
those orders; and providing for an effective date"?" The roll was taken                             
with the following result:                                                                          
                                                                                                    
CCS SB 104                                                                                          
Shall the Senate adopt the                                                                          
Conference Committee Report?  Effective Dates                                                       
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  18   NAYS:  2   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis, Elton, French, Guess,                                   
Hoffman, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman, Stevens B, Stevens G,                                    
Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                                         
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Green, Huggins                                                                               
                                                                                                    

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and so, the report was adopted.                                                                     
                                                                                                    
Senator Gary Stevens moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                     
vote on the adoption of the Conference Committee Report be                                          
considered the vote on the effective date clauses. Without objection, it                            
was so ordered.                                                                                     
                                                                                                    
The Secretary was requested to notify the House.                                                    
                                                                                                    
The bill was referred to the Secretary for engrossment and enrollment.                              
                                                                                                    
                       Reconsideration of Senate Bills                                           
                                                                                                    
HB 240                                                                                            
Senator Therriault requested that the reconsideration on SENATE CS                                  
FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 240(FIN) be taken up. The bill was                                        
before the Senate on reconsideration.                                                               
                                                                                                    
The question to be reconsidered: "Shall SENATE CS FOR CS FOR                                        
HOUSE BILL NO. 240(FIN) "An Act relating to brewery and                                             
brewpub licensing and relating to sales of wine by a winery licensee"                               
pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                     
                                                                                                    
SCS CSHB 240(FIN)                                                                                   
Third Reading - On Reconsideration                                                                  
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  17   NAYS:  3   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis, Elton, French, Green,                                   
Guess, Hoffman, Kookesh, Olson, Stedman, Stevens B, Stevens G,                                      
Wagoner, Wilken                                                                                     
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Huggins, Seekins, Therriault                                                                 
                                                                                                    
and so, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 240(FIN)                                                
passed the Senate on reconsideration and was referred to the Secretary                              
for engrossment.                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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                        Consideration of the Calendar                                            
                                                                                                    
                        Second Reading of House Bills                                            
                                                                                                    
HB 29                                                                                             
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 29(L&C)(title am) "An Act relating to                                         
the Comprehensive Health Insurance Association; granting a 50                                       
percent premium tax credit for assessments against members of the                                   
Comprehensive Health Insurance Association; requiring members to                                    
provide information to the association's board of directors or the                                  
director of the division of insurance; modifying voting rights for the                              
association members by basing their exercise on a member's share of                                 
assessments; basing assessments on major medical premiums;                                          
modifying the manner of determining members' liabilities for losses;                                
and changing the definition of "major medical" coverage for purpose                                 
of state health insurance and providing for exclusions to major medical                             
coverage" was read the second time.                                                                 
                                                                                                    
President Stevens stated CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 29(L&C)(title                                        
am) will be on the May 8 calendar.                                                                  
                                                                                                    
HB 57                                                                                             
CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 57(FIN)                                                
"An Act relating to the sale of certain state land to adjacent                                      
landowners" was read the second time.                                                               
                                                                                                    
President Stevens stated CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR                                              
HOUSE BILL NO. 57(FIN) will be on the May 8 calendar.                                               
                                                                                                    
HB 266                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 266(FIN) "An Act relating to penalties                                        
for violation of vehicle weight limitations; prohibiting the use of a                               
violation of a vehicle weight limitation for certain personal automobile                            
insurance actions; amending Rule 43.6, Alaska Rules of                                              
Administration; and providing for an effective date" was read the                                   
second time.                                                                                        
                                                                                                    
President Stevens stated CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 266(FIN) will be                                     
on the May 8 calendar.                                                                              
                                                                                                    

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HB 304                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 304(FIN) am "An Act relating to the                                           
commercial fishing loan program; and providing for an effective date"                               
was read the second time.                                                                           
                                                                                                    
Senator Gary 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. 304(FIN) am was read the third time.                                          
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 304(FIN) am                                        
"An Act relating to the commercial fishing loan program; and                                        
providing for an effective date" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken                               
with the following result:                                                                          
                                                                                                    
CSHB 304(FIN) am                                                                                    
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, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman,                                          
Stevens B, Stevens G, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                   
                                                                                                    
and so, CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 304(FIN) am passed the Senate.                                        
                                                                                                    
Senator Gary 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.                                    
                                                                                                    
HB 409                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 409(L&C) "An Act relating to excluding                                        
qualified real estate licensees from workers' compensation coverage"                                
was read the second time.                                                                           
                                                                                                    
President Stevens stated CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 409(L&C) will                                        
be on the May 8 calendar.                                                                           
                                                                                                    

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HB 485                                                                                            
HOUSE BILL NO. 485 am "An Act amending the State Personnel Act                                      
to place in the exempt service pharmacists and physicians employed in                               
the Department of Health and Social Services or in the Department of                                
Corrections; and providing for an effective date" was read the second                               
time.                                                                                               
                                                                                                    
President Stevens stated HOUSE BILL NO. 485 am will be on the                                       
May 8 calendar.                                                                                     
                                                                                                    
HB 500                                                                                            
HOUSE BILL NO. 500 "An Act amending the principal amount of                                         
bonds that may be issued by the Alaska Industrial Development and                                   
Export Authority for the purpose of financing the development of                                    
Hatcher Pass" was read the second time.                                                             
                                                                                                    
President Stevens stated HOUSE BILL NO. 500 will be on the May 8                                    
calendar.                                                                                           
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                         Third Reading of House Bills                                            
                                                                                                    
HB 13                                                                                             
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 13(FIN) "An Act                                                 
relating to reimbursement of municipal bonds for school construction;                               
increasing the base student allocation used in the formula for state                                
financing of public education; relating to the district cost factors for                            
state funding of public education; relating to school improvement                                   
funding; and providing for an effective date" was read the third time.                              
                                                                                                    
Senator Olson moved that the bill be returned to second reading for the                             
purpose of a specific amendment, that being Amendment No. 1.                                        
Without objection, the bill was returned to second reading.                                         
                                                                                                    
Senator Olson offered Amendment No. 1:                                                              
                                                                                                    
Page 10, following line 5:                                                                          
     Insert a new bill section to read:                                                             
  "* Sec. 5. AS 14.11.100(p) is amended to read:                                                  
                                                                                                    

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              (p)  The total amount of school construction projects                                 
        approved for reimbursement by the department under (a)(13)                                  
        and (a)(14) of this section                                                                 
                     (1)  may not exceed $179,256,000 [$177,256,000];                           
                     (2)  after June 30, 1999, and until October 31,                                
        2006, shall be allocated as follows:                                                        
                             (A)  $61,925,000 to projects in a                                      
              municipality with a public school enrollment of 45,000 or                             
              more students in fiscal year 2005, as determined under                                
              AS 14.17.500;                                                                         
                             (B)  $40,570,000 to projects in a                                      
              municipality with a public school enrollment of at least                              
              14,600 but less than 20,000 students in fiscal year 2005,                             
              as determined under AS 14.17.500;                                                     
                             (C)  $20,000,000 to projects in a                                      
              municipality with a public school enrollment of at least                              
              10,000 but less than 14,600 students in fiscal year 2005,                             
              as determined under AS 14.17.500;                                                     
                             (D)  $2,588,000 to projects in a municipality                          
              with a public school enrollment of at least 7,500 but less                            
              than 10,000 students in fiscal year 2005, as determined                               
              under AS 14.17.500;                                                                   
                             (E)  $5,995,000 to projects in a municipality                          
              with a public school enrollment of at least 4,000 but less                            
              than 6,000 students in fiscal year 2005, as determined                                
              under AS 14.17.500;                                                                   
                             (F)  $1,237,000 to projects in a municipality                          
              with a public school enrollment of at least 2,400 but less                            
              than 2,800 students in fiscal year 2005, as determined                                
              under AS 14.17.500;                                                                   
                             (G)  $1,100,000 to projects in a municipality                          
              with a public school enrollment of at least 2,200 but less                            
              than 2,400 students in fiscal year 2005, as determined                                
              under AS 14.17.500;                                                                   
                             (H)  $2,000,000 to projects in a                                   
              municipality with a public school enrollment of at                                
              least 1,501 but less than 1,800 students in fiscal year                           
              2005, as determined under AS 14.17.500;                                           
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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                             (I) [(H)]  $7,164,000 to projects in a                             
              municipality with a public school enrollment of at least                              
              1,300 but less than 1,500 students in fiscal year 2005, as                            
              determined under AS 14.17.500;                                                        
                             (J) [(I)]  $1,260,000 to projects in a                             
              municipality with a public school enrollment of at least                              
              740 but less than 757 students in fiscal year 2005, as                                
              determined under AS 14.17.500;                                                        
                             (K) [(J)]  $608,000 to projects in a                               
              municipality with a public school enrollment of at least                              
              650 but less than 700 students in fiscal year 2005, as                                
              determined under AS 14.17.500;                                                        
                             (L) [(K)]  $32,000,000 to projects in a                            
              municipality with a public school enrollment of at least                              
              500 but less than 600 students in fiscal year 2005, as                                
              determined under AS 14.17.500;                                                        
                             (M) [(L)]  $2,809,000 to projects in a                             
              municipality with a public school enrollment of at least                              
              370 but less than 390 students in fiscal year 2005, as                                
              determined under AS 14.17.500."                                                       
                                                                                                    
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                   
                                                                                                    
Page 14, line 19:                                                                                   
     Delete "sec. 6"                                                                                
     Insert "sec. 7"                                                                                
                                                                                                    
Page 14, line 20:                                                                                   
     Delete "sec. 11"                                                                               
     Insert "sec. 12"                                                                               
                                                                                                    
Senator Olson moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 1. Senator                                    
Wilken objected.                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 1 be adopted?" The roll                                    
was taken with the following result:                                                                
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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SCS CSHB  13(FIN)                                                                                   
Second Reading                                                                                      
Amendment No. 1                                                                                     
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  8   NAYS:  12   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Davis, Ellis, Elton, French, Guess, Hoffman, Kookesh, Olson                                  
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Bunde, Cowdery, Dyson, Green, Huggins, Seekins, Stedman,                                     
Stevens B, Stevens G, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                   
                                                                                                    
and so, Amendment No. 1 failed.                                                                     
                                                                                                    
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 13(FIN) was                                                     
automatically in third reading.                                                                     
                                                                                                    
Senator Ellis moved that the bill be returned to second reading for the                             
purpose of a specific amendment, that being Amendment No. 2.                                        
Without objection, the bill was returned to second reading.                                         
                                                                                                    
Senator Ellis offered Amendment No. 2:                                                              
                                                                                                    
Page 1, line 6, through page 3, line 15:                                                            
     Delete all material.                                                                           
                                                                                                    
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                   
                                                                                                    
Page 3, line 16:                                                                                    
     Delete "Sec. 3"                                                                              
     Insert "Section 1"                                                                           
                                                                                                    
Page 14, lines 3 - 9:                                                                               
     Delete all material.                                                                           
                                                                                                    
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                   
                                                                                                    
Page 14, line 19:                                                                                   
     Delete "sec. 6"                                                                                
     Insert "sec. 4"                                                                                
                                                                                                    
Page 14, line 20:                                                                                   
     Delete "sec. 11"                                                                               
     Insert "sec. 7"                                                                                

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Senator Ellis moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 2. Senator                                    
Green objected.                                                                                     
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 2 be adopted?" The roll                                    
was taken with the following result:                                                                
                                                                                                    
SCS CSHB  13(FIN)                                                                                   
Second Reading                                                                                      
Amendment No. 2                                                                                     
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  7   NAYS:  13   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Davis, Ellis, Elton, French, Hoffman, Kookesh, Wagoner                                       
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Bunde, Cowdery, Dyson, Green, Guess, Huggins, Olson,                                         
Seekins, Stedman, Stevens B, Stevens G, Therriault, Wilken                                          
                                                                                                    
Therriault changed from "Yea" to "Nay".                                                             
Dyson changed from "Yea" to "Nay".                                                                  
                                                                                                    
and so, Amendment No. 2 failed.                                                                     
                                                                                                    
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 13(FIN) was                                                     
automatically in third reading.                                                                     
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                          
NO. 13(FIN) "An Act relating to reimbursement of municipal bonds                                    
for school construction; increasing the base student allocation used in                             
the formula for state financing of public education; relating to the                                
district cost factors for state funding of public education; relating to                            
school improvement funding; and providing for an effective date" pass                               
the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                          
                                                                                                    
SCS CSHB  13(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, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman,                                          
Stevens B, Stevens G, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                   
                                                                                                    

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and so, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 13(FIN)                                                 
passed the Senate.                                                                                  
                                                                                                    
Senator Gary 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.                                                 
                                                                                                    
Senator Gary Stevens gave notice of reconsideration.                                                
                                                                                                    
HB 16                                                                                             
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 16(FIN) was read the                                            
third time.                                                                                         
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                          
NO. 16(FIN) "An Act relating to funding for school districts operating                              
statewide residential educational programs; and providing for an                                    
effective date" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following                             
result:                                                                                             
                                                                                                    
SCS CSHB  16(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, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman,                                          
Stevens B, Stevens G, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                   
                                                                                                    
and so, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 16(FIN)                                                 
passed the Senate.                                                                                  
                                                                                                    
Senator Gary 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.                                                          
                                                                                                    
SCR 33                                                                                            
Senator Gary Stevens moved and asked unanimous consent that                                         
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 33, which had been                                                 
held on the Secretary's desk (page 3202), be taken up. Without                                      
objection, the resolution was before the Senate on final passage.                                   

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The question being: "Shall SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION                                             
NO. 33 Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules                                  
of the Alaska State Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 16, relating                             
to funding for school districts operating secondary school boarding                                 
programs, pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following                                   
result:                                                                                             
                                                                                                    
SCR 33                                                                                              
Final Passage                                                                                       
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis, Elton, French, Green,                                   
Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman,                                          
Stevens B, Stevens G, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                   
                                                                                                    
and so, SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 33 passed the                                              
Senate and was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                           
                                                                                                    
HB 41                                                                                             
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 41(JUD) was read the                                            
third time.                                                                                         
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                          
NO. 41(JUD) "An Act relating to minimum periods of imprisonment                                     
for the crime of assault in the fourth degree committed on school                                   
grounds, on a school bus, at a school-sponsored event, or at certain                                
school district administration offices" pass the Senate?" The roll was                              
taken with the following result:                                                                    
                                                                                                    
SCS CSHB  41(JUD)                                                                                   
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  1   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis, Elton, Green, Guess,                                    
Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman, Stevens B,                                      
Stevens G, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                              
                                                                                                    
Nays:  French                                                                                       
                                                                                                    
and so, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 41(JUD)                                                 
passed the Senate and was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                

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SCR 23                                                                                            
Senator Gary Stevens moved and asked unanimous consent that                                         
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 23, which had been                                                 
held on the Secretary's desk (page 2235), be taken up. Without                                      
objection, the resolution was before the Senate on final passage.                                   
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION                                             
NO. 23 Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules                                  
of the Alaska State Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 41, relating                             
to certain sentences for assault in the fourth degree, pass the Senate?"                            
The roll was taken with the following result:                                                       
                                                                                                    
SCR 23                                                                                              
Final Passage                                                                                       
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis, Elton, French, Green,                                   
Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman,                                          
Stevens B, Stevens G, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                   
                                                                                                    
Davis changed from "Nay" to "Yea".                                                                  
                                                                                                    
and so, SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 23 passed the                                              
Senate and was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                           
                                                                                                    
HB 334                                                                                            
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 334(FIN) "An Act                                                
relating to a mandatory exemption for certain residences owned by a                                 
religious organization, to an exemption from and deferral of municipal                              
property taxes for certain types of deteriorated property, and to an                                
optional deferral of municipal property taxes on certain primary                                    
residences owned and occupied by individuals with incomes at or                                     
below federal poverty guidelines for the state" was read the third time.                            
                                                                                                    
Senator French moved that the bill be returned to second reading for                                
the purpose of a specific amendment, that being Amendment No. 1.                                    
Without objection, the bill was returned to second reading.                                         
                                                                                                    
Senator French offered Amendment No. 1:                                                             
                                                                                                    

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Page 1, lines 10 - 11:                                                                              
     Delete "an educator in a private religious or parochial                                    
     school or"                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Senator French moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 1. Senator                                   
Green objected.                                                                                     
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 1 be adopted?" The roll                                    
was taken with the following result:                                                                
                                                                                                    
SCS CSHB 334(FIN)                                                                                   
Second Reading                                                                                      
Amendment No. 1                                                                                     
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  7   NAYS:  13   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Davis, Ellis, Elton, French, Guess, Kookesh                                           
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Cowdery, Dyson, Green, Hoffman, Huggins, Olson, Seekins,                                     
Stedman, Stevens B, Stevens G, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                          
                                                                                                    
and so, Amendment No. 1 failed.                                                                     
                                                                                                    
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 334(FIN) was                                                    
automatically in third reading.                                                                     
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                          
NO. 334(FIN) "An Act relating to a mandatory exemption for certain                                  
residences owned by a religious organization, to an exemption from                                  
and deferral of municipal property taxes for certain types of                                       
deteriorated property, and to an optional deferral of municipal property                            
taxes on certain primary residences owned and occupied by                                           
individuals with incomes at or below federal poverty guidelines for the                             
state" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                              
                                                                                                    
SCS CSHB 334(FIN)                                                                                   
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  14   NAYS:  6   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Green, Hoffman, Huggins,                                       
Olson, Seekins, Stedman, Stevens B, Stevens G, Wagoner, Wilken                                      
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Ellis, Elton, French, Guess, Kookesh, Therriault                                             

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and so, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 334(FIN)                                                
passed the Senate.                                                                                  
                                                                                                    
Senator French gave notice of reconsideration.                                                      
                                                                                                    
SCR 34                                                                                            
Senator Gary Stevens moved and asked unanimous consent that                                         
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 34, which had been                                                 
held on the Secretary's desk (page 3232), be taken up. Without                                      
objection, the resolution was before the Senate on final passage.                                   
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION                                             
NO. 34 Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules                                  
of the Alaska State Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 334,                                     
relating to an exemption from and deferral of municipal property taxes                              
for certain types of deteriorated property, pass the Senate?" The roll                              
was taken with the following result:                                                                
                                                                                                    
SCR 34                                                                                              
Final Passage                                                                                       
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  15   NAYS:  5   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Green, Hoffman, Huggins,                                       
Olson, Seekins, Stedman, Stevens B, Stevens G, Therriault, Wagoner,                                 
Wilken                                                                                              
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Ellis, Elton, French, Guess, Kookesh                                                         
                                                                                                    
and so, SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 34 passed the                                              
Senate and was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                           
                                                                                                    
HB 377                                                                                            
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 377(L&C) was read                                               
the third time.                                                                                     
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                          
NO. 377(L&C) "An Act relating to an exemption from certain                                          
registration and practice requirements for persons preparing drawings                               
or specifications related to the construction of certain buildings and the                          
grounds of the buildings" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with                                 
the following result:                                                                               

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SCS CSHB 377(L&C)                                                                                   
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis, Elton, French, Green,                                   
Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman,                                          
Stevens B, Stevens G, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                   
                                                                                                    
and so, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 377(L&C)                                                
passed the Senate and was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                
                                                                                                    
HB 381                                                                                            
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 381(FIN) am S was                                               
read the third time.                                                                                
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                          
NO. 381(FIN) am S "An Act relating to the financing of construction,                                
major maintenance, and renovation of certain capital projects;                                      
authorizing the commissioner of revenue to sell the right to receive a                              
portion of the anticipated revenue from a tobacco litigation settlement                             
to the Northern Tobacco Securitization Corporation, and relating to                                 
that sale and the use of the revenue; authorizing the Northern Tobacco                              
Securitization Corporation to issue bonds and use the proceeds to                                   
acquire the right to receive a portion of anticipated revenue from a                                
tobacco litigation settlement and for other purposes, and relating to                               
those bonds; and providing for an effective date" pass the Senate?"                                 
The roll was taken with the following result:                                                       
                                                                                                    
SCS CSHB 381(FIN) am S                                                                              
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, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman,                                          
Stevens B, Stevens G, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                   
                                                                                                    
and so, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 381(FIN)                                                
am S passed the Senate.                                                                             
                                                                                                    

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Senator Gary 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.                                                  
                                                                                                    
Senator Ellis gave notice of reconsideration.                                                       
                                                                                                    
HB 426                                                                                            
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 426(FIN) was read the                                           
third time.                                                                                         
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                          
NO. 426(FIN) "An Act relating to cooperation of insurers with the                                   
Department of Health and Social Services; relating to subrogation,                                  
assignment, and lien rights and notices for medical assistance claims;                              
relating to recovery of medical assistance overpayments; relating to                                
asset transfers and income diversion by medical assistance applicants;                              
relating to assets and Medicare enrollment as they affect medical                                   
assistance coverage; relating to home and community-based services;                                 
relating to medical assistance applications for persons under 21 years                              
of age; requiring a report by the Department of Health and Social                                   
Services; and providing for an effective date" pass the Senate?" The                                
roll was taken with the following result:                                                           
                                                                                                    
SCS CSHB 426(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, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman,                                          
Stevens B, Stevens G, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                   
                                                                                                    
and so, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 426(FIN)                                                
passed the Senate.                                                                                  
                                                                                                    
Senator Gary 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.                                                          
                                                                                                    

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HB 446                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 446(JUD) was read the third time.                                             
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 446(JUD) "An                                       
Act relating to the amount of a civil penalty for an unlawful act or                                
practice in the conduct of trade or commerce; and eliminating                                       
mandatory continuances in these matters after issuance of an                                        
injunction" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following                                 
result:                                                                                             
                                                                                                    
CSHB 446(JUD)                                                                                       
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis, Elton, French, Green,                                   
Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman,                                          
Stevens B, Stevens G, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                   
                                                                                                    
and so, CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 446(JUD) passed the Senate, was                                       
signed by the President and Secretary and returned to the House.                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Cowdery lifted the call.                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                    Recess                                                       
                                                                                                    
President Stevens stated, the Senate will recess to a call of the Chair.                            
Without objection, the Senate recessed at 6:19 p.m.                                                 
                                                                                                    
                                 After Recess                                                    
                                                                                                    
The Senate reconvened at 8:10 p.m.                                                                  
                                                                                                    
Senator Gary Stevens called the Senate.                                                             
                                                                                                    
HB 475                                                                                            
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 475(CRA) "An Act                                                
relating to the supplemental employee benefit program; relating to                                  
teachers' and public employees' defined benefit retirement plans;                                   
relating to teachers' and public employees' defined contribution                                    
retirement plans; relating to the health reimbursement arrangement                                  

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plan for certain teachers and public employees; clarifying eligibility                              
for membership in the health reimbursement arrangement plan;                                        
relating to waiver of adjustments under the teachers' defined benefit                               
retirement plan and the public employees' defined benefit retirement                                
plan; relating to the administrator of the Public Employees' Retirement                             
System of Alaska; relating to employer contributions for occupational                               
disability and death benefits; repealing participation in the teachers'                             
defined contribution and defined benefit retirement plans by certain                                
employees of the National Education Association of Alaska; relating                                 
to requirements for employer minimum contributions to the teachers'                                 
and the public employees' defined benefit retirement systems; relating                              
to the public employees' defined benefit deferred compensation                                      
program; and providing for an effective date" was read the third time.                              
                                                                                                    
Senator Elton moved that the bill be returned to second reading for the                             
purpose of a specific amendment, that being Amendment No. 1.                                        
Without objection, the bill was returned to second reading.                                         
                                                                                                    
Senator Elton offered Amendment No. 1:                                                              
                                                                                                    
Page 1, line 3, following "plans":                                                                
     Insert "that apply to employees first hired after June 30, 2007"                             
                                                                                                    
Page 2, line 2, following "program;":                                                             
     Insert "providing for an effective date by amending the                                      
effective date of sec. 148, ch. 9, FSSLA 2005;"                                                   
                                                                                                    
Page 2, following line 3:                                                                           
     Insert new bill sections to read:                                                              
"* Section 1. AS 14.25.009 is amended to read:                                                    
           Sec. 14.25.009. Applicability of AS 14.25.009 - 14.25.220.                             
     The provisions of AS 14.25.009 - 14.25.220 apply only to                                       
     members first hired before July 1, 2007 [2006].                                            
* Sec. 2. AS 14.25.012(c) is amended to read:                                                     
           (c)  Employees first hired after July 1, 2007 [JUNE 30,                              
     2006], are not eligible to participate in the plan established in                              
     AS 14.25.009 - 14.25.220."                                                                     
                                                                                                    
Page 2, line 4:                                                                                     
     Delete "Section 1"                                                                           
     Insert "Sec. 3"                                                                              

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Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                   
                                                                                                    
Page 3, following line 12:                                                                          
     Insert a new bill section to read:                                                             
"* Sec. 7. AS 14.25.310, as enacted by sec. 35, ch. 9, FSSLA 2005, is                             
amended to read:                                                                                    
           Sec. 14.25.310. Applicability of AS 14.25.310 - 14.25.590.                             
     The provisions of AS 14.25.310 - 14.25.590 apply only to teachers                              
     who first become members on or after July 1, 2007 [2006], or to                            
     members who transfer into the defined contribution plan under                                  
     AS 14.25.540."                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                   
                                                                                                    
Page 3, line 17:                                                                                    
     Delete "2006"                                                                                  
     Insert "2007 [2006]"                                                                       
                                                                                                    
Page 3, following line 23:                                                                          
     Insert a new bill section to read:                                                             
"* Sec. 10. AS 14.25.330(a), as enacted by sec. 35, ch. 9, FSSLA                                  
2005, is amended to read:                                                                           
            (a)  A teacher who first becomes a member on or after                                   
     July 1, 2007 [2006], shall participate in the plan as a member of                          
     the defined contribution retirement plan."                                                     
                                                                                                    
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                   
                                                                                                    
Page 4, following line 1:                                                                           
     Insert a new bill section to read:                                                             
"* Sec. 12. AS 14.25.350(c), as enacted by sec. 35, ch. 9, FSSLA                                  
2005, is amended to read:                                                                           
           (c)  Notwithstanding (b) of this section, the employer                                   
     contribution for retiree major medical insurance for fiscal year                               
     2008 [2007] shall be 1.75 percent of each member's compensation                            
     from July 1 to the following June 30."                                                         
                                                                                                    
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                   
                                                                                                    
Page 14, following line 29:                                                                         
     Insert new bill sections to read:                                                              

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"* Sec. 37. AS 39.30.300, as enacted by sec. 80, ch. 9, FSSLA 2005, is                            
amended to read:                                                                                    
            Sec. 39.30.300. State of Alaska Teachers' and Public                                  
     Employees' Retiree Health Reimbursement Arrangement Plan                                     
     established. The State of Alaska Teachers' and Public Employees'                             
     Retiree Health Reimbursement Arrangement Plan is established                                   
     for teachers who first become members of the defined contribution                              
     plan of the teachers' retirement system under AS 14.25.310 -                                   
     14.25.590 on or after July 1, 2007 [2006], and employees of the                            
     state, political subdivisions of the state, and public organizations                           
     of the state who first become members of the defined contribution                              
     plan of the public employees' retirement system under                                          
     AS 39.35.700 - 39.35.990 on or after July 1, 2007 [2006].                                  
* Sec. 38. AS 39.30.310(b), as enacted by sec. 80, ch. 9, FSSLA 2005,                             
is amended to read:                                                                                 
            (b)  The plan becomes effective July 1, 2007 [2006], at                             
     which time contributions by employers begin."                                                  
                                                                                                    
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                   
                                                                                                    
Page 15, following line 29:                                                                         
     Insert a new bill section to read:                                                             
"* Sec. 43. AS 39.35.095 is amended to read:                                                      
            Sec. 39.35.095. Applicability of AS 39.35.095 - 39.35.680.                            
     The following provisions of this chapter apply only to members                                 
     first hired before July 1, 2007 [2006]: AS 39.35.095 - 39.35.680."                         
                                                                                                    
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                   
                                                                                                    
Page 18, following line 13:                                                                         
     Insert a new bill section to read:                                                             
"* Sec. 51. AS 39.35.700, as enacted by sec. 122, ch. 9, FSSLA 2005,                              
is amended to read:                                                                                 
            Sec. 39.35.700. Applicability of AS 39.35.700 - 39.35.990.                            
     The provisions of AS 39.35.700 - 39.35.990 apply only to                                       
     members first hired on or after July 1, 2007 [2006], or to members                         
     who transfer into the defined contribution plan under                                          
     AS 39.35.940."                                                                                 
                                                                                                    
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                   
                                                                                                    

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Page 18, line 19:                                                                                   
     Delete "2006"                                                                                  
     Insert "2007 [2006]"                                                                       
                                                                                                    
Page 18, following line 28:                                                                         
     Insert a new bill section to read:                                                             
"* Sec. 54. AS 39.35.720, as enacted by sec. 122, ch. 9, FSSLA 2005,                              
is amended to read:                                                                                 
            Sec. 39.35.720. Membership. An employee who becomes a                                 
     member on or after July 1, 2007 [2006], shall participate in the                           
     plan set out in AS 39.35.700 - 39.35.990."                                                     
                                                                                                    
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                   
                                                                                                    
Page 19, following line 6:                                                                          
     Insert a new bill section to read:                                                             
"* Sec. 56. AS 39.35.750(c), as enacted by sec. 122, ch. 9, FSSLA                                 
2005, is amended to read:                                                                           
            (c)  Notwithstanding (b) of this section, the employer                                  
     contribution for retiree major medical insurance for fiscal year                               
     2008 [2007] shall be 1.75 percent of each member's compensation                            
     from July 1 to the following June 30."                                                         
                                                                                                    
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                   
                                                                                                    
Page 33, lines 15 - 16:                                                                             
     Delete all material and insert:                                                                
"* Sec. 85. AS 14.25.045 and AS 39.35.050(a) are repealed.                                        
* Sec. 86. AS 14.25.570, as enacted by sec. 35, ch. 9, FSSLA 2005, is                             
repealed.                                                                                           
* Sec. 87. AS 14.25.070(b) and AS 39.35.270(b) are repealed."                                     
                                                                                                    
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                   
                                                                                                    
Page 33, line 17:                                                                                   
     Delete "2010"                                                                                  
     Insert "2011"                                                                                  
                                                                                                    
Page 33, line 23:                                                                                   
     Delete "sec. 8"                                                                                
     Insert "sec. 13"                                                                               
                                                                                                    

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Page 33, line 30:                                                                                   
     Delete "Section 75"                                                                            
     Insert "Section 87"                                                                            
                                                                                                    
Page 33, following line 30:                                                                         
     Insert a new bill section to read:                                                             
"* Sec. 91. The uncodified law of the State of Alaska is amended by                               
adding a new section to read:                                                                       
     CONDITIONAL RETROACTIVITY. If, under sec. 95 of this                                           
Act, this section and secs. 1, 2, 7, 8, 10, 12, 37, 38, 43, 51, 52, 54, and                         
56 of this Act take effect after June 30, 2006, this section and secs. 1,                           
2, 7, 8, 10, 12, 37, 38, 43, 51, 52, 54, and 56 of this Act are retroactive                         
to June 30, 2006."                                                                                  
                                                                                                    
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                   
                                                                                                    
Page 33, line 31, through page 34, line 3:                                                          
     Delete all material and insert:                                                                
"* Sec. 92. Section 148, ch. 9, FSSLA 2005, is amended to read:                                   
            Sec. 148. Sections 2, 8, 35, 40, 46, 61, 69, 80, 82, 122, and                           
     134 of this Act take effect July 1, 2007 [2006].                                           
* Sec. 93. Sections 5 and 46 of this Act take effect July 1, 2009.                                
* Sec. 94. Sections 6, 47, and 48 of this Act take effect July 1, 2011.                           
* Sec. 95. Except as provided in secs. 93 and 94 of this Act, this Act                            
takes effect immediately under AS 01.10.070(c)."                                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Elton moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 1. Senator                                    
Green objected.                                                                                     
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 1 be adopted?" The roll                                    
was taken with the following result:                                                                
                                                                                                    
SCS CSHB 475(CRA)                                                                                   
Second Reading                                                                                      
Amendment No. 1                                                                                     
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  8   NAYS:  12   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Davis, Ellis, Elton, French, Guess, Hoffman, Kookesh, Olson                                  
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Bunde, Cowdery, Dyson, Green, Huggins, Seekins, Stedman,                                     
Stevens B, Stevens G, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                   
                                                                                                    

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and so, Amendment No. 1 failed.                                                                     
                                                                                                    
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 475(CRA) was                                                    
automatically in third reading.                                                                     
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                          
NO. 475(CRA) "An Act relating to the supplemental employee benefit                                  
program; relating to teachers' and public employees' defined benefit                                
retirement plans; relating to teachers' and public employees' defined                               
contribution retirement plans; relating to the health reimbursement                                 
arrangement plan for certain teachers and public employees; clarifying                              
eligibility for membership in the health reimbursement arrangement                                  
plan; relating to waiver of adjustments under the teachers' defined                                 
benefit retirement plan and the public employees' defined benefit                                   
retirement plan; relating to the administrator of the Public Employees'                             
Retirement System of Alaska; relating to employer contributions for                                 
occupational disability and death benefits; repealing participation in                              
the teachers' defined contribution and defined benefit retirement plans                             
by certain employees of the National Education Association of Alaska;                               
relating to requirements for employer minimum contributions to the                                  
teachers' and the public employees' defined benefit retirement systems;                             
relating to the public employees' defined benefit deferred                                          
compensation program; and providing for an effective date" pass the                                 
Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                              
                                                                                                    
SCS CSHB 475(CRA)                                                                                   
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
Effective Dates                                                                                     
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  12   NAYS:  8   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Dyson, Green, Huggins, Seekins, Stedman,                                     
Stevens B, Stevens G, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                   
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Davis, Ellis, Elton, French, Guess, Hoffman, Kookesh, Olson                                  
                                                                                                    
and so, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 475(CRA)                                                
passed the Senate.                                                                                  
                                                                                                    
Senator Gary Stevens moved for the adoption of the effective date                                   
clauses.                                                                                            
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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The question being: "Shall the effective date clauses be adopted?" The                              
roll was taken with the following result:                                                           
                                                                                                    
SCS CSHB 475(CRA)                                                                                   
Effective Date Clauses                                                                              
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  12   NAYS:  8   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Dyson, Green, Huggins, Seekins, Stedman,                                     
Stevens B, Stevens G, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                   
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Davis, Ellis, Elton, French, Guess, Hoffman, Kookesh, Olson                                  
                                                                                                    
and so, the effective date clauses failed and SENATE CS FOR CS                                      
FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 475(CRA)(efd fld S) "An Act relating to the                                      
supplemental employee benefit program; relating to teachers' and                                    
public employees' defined benefit retirement plans; relating to                                     
teachers' and public employees' defined contribution retirement plans;                              
relating to the health reimbursement arrangement plan for certain                                   
teachers and public employees; clarifying eligibility for membership in                             
the health reimbursement arrangement plan; relating to waiver of                                    
adjustments under the teachers' defined benefit retirement plan and the                             
public employees' defined benefit retirement plan; relating to the                                  
administrator of the Public Employees' Retirement System of Alaska;                                 
relating to employer contributions for occupational disability and                                  
death benefits; repealing participation in the teachers' defined                                    
contribution and defined benefit retirement plans by certain employees                              
of the National Education Association of Alaska; relating to                                        
requirements for employer minimum contributions to the teachers' and                                
the public employees' defined benefit retirement systems; and relating                              
to the public employees' defined benefit deferred compensation                                      
program" was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                             
                                                                                                    
HB 484                                                                                            
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 484(FIN) was read the                                           
third time.                                                                                         
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                          
NO. 484(FIN) "An Act allowing for revenue received from issuance of                                 
additional entry permits to be appropriated for reimbursement to                                    
salmon fishery associations" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with                              
the following result:                                                                               

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SCS CSHB 484(FIN)                                                                                   
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis, Elton, French, Green,                                   
Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman,                                          
Stevens B, Stevens G, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                   
                                                                                                    
and so, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 484(FIN)                                                
passed the Senate and was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                     Second Reading of House Resolutions                                         
                                                                                                    
HJR 25                                                                                            
CS FOR HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 25(STA) Urging the                                                
United States Congress to adopt Sec. 303 of the United States House                                 
of Representatives version of the Tax Relief Extension Reconciliation                               
Act of 2005, was read the second time.                                                              
                                                                                                    
Senator Gary Stevens moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                     
resolution be advanced to third reading and placed on final passage.                                
Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                               
                                                                                                    
CS FOR HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 25(STA) was read the                                              
third time.                                                                                         
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall CS FOR HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION                                            
NO. 25(STA) Urging the United States Congress to adopt Sec. 303 of                                  
the United States House of Representatives version of the Tax Relief                                
Extension Reconciliation Act of 2005, pass the Senate?" The roll was                                
taken with the following result:                                                                    
                                                                                                    
CSHJR 25(STA)                                                                                       
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                       
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis, Elton, French, Green,                                   
Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman,                                          
Stevens B, Stevens G, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                   
                                                                                                    

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and so, CS FOR HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 25(STA) passed                                            
the Senate, was signed by the President and Secretary and returned to                               
the House.                                                                                          
                                                                                                    
HCR 4                                                                                             
CS FOR HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 4(JUD) was                                                   
read the second time and was before the Senate on final passage.                                    
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall CS FOR HOUSE CONCURRENT                                                  
RESOLUTION NO. 4(JUD) Encouraging the establishment of a                                            
methamphetamine watch program, pass the Senate?" The roll was                                       
taken with the following result:                                                                    
                                                                                                    
CSHCR  4(JUD)                                                                                       
Second Reading - Final Passage                                                                      
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis, Elton, French, Green,                                   
Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman,                                          
Stevens B, Stevens G, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                   
                                                                                                    
and so, CS FOR HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO.                                                      
4(JUD) passed the Senate, was signed by the President and Secretary                                 
and returned to the House.                                                                          
                                                                                                    
Senator Gary Stevens lifted the call.                                                               
                                                                                                    
                                  Citations                                                      
                                                                                                    
Honoring - Stacie J. Stigar                                                                         
Senator(s) Green, Ben Stevens, Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis,                                 
Elton, Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman,                                   
Gary Stevens, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                           
                                                                                                    
Honoring - Frances Dinkel                                                                           
Senator(s) Green, Ben Stevens, Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis,                                 
Elton, Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman,                                   
Gary Stevens, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                           
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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Honoring - Dr. Catherine Mormile                                                                    
Senator(s) Green, Ben Stevens, Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis,                                 
Elton, Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman,                                   
Gary Stevens, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                           
                                                                                                    
Honoring - Fred Pope A True Alaskan Pioneer                                                         
Senator(s) Therriault, Ben Stevens, Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson,                                   
Ellis, Elton, Green, Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson,                                       
Seekins, Stedman, Gary Stevens, Wagoner, Wilken                                                     
Representative(s) Kelly, Coghill                                                                    
                                                                                                    
Honoring - Al Romaszewski                                                                           
Senator(s) Huggins, Dyson, Ben Stevens, Bunde, Cowdery, Davis,                                      
Ellis, Elton, Green, Guess, Hoffman, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins,                                       
Stedman, Gary Stevens, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                  
Representative(s) Kott                                                                              
                                                                                                    
Honoring - Naphtali Fields Statewide Winner of the "Poetry Out                                      
Loud" Competition                                                                                   
Representative(s) LeDoux                                                                            
Senator(s) Gary Stevens, Ben Stevens, Bunde, Cowdery, Davis,                                        
Dyson, Ellis, Elton, Green, Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh,                                       
Olson, Seekins, Stedman, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                
                                                                                                    
Honoring - Phillip Obas                                                                             
Representative(s) LeDoux                                                                            
Senator(s) Gary Stevens, Ben Stevens, Bunde, Cowdery, Davis,                                        
Dyson, Ellis, Elton, Green, Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh,                                       
Olson, Seekins, Stedman, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                
                                                                                                    
Honoring - Larry Malloy                                                                             
Representative(s) LeDoux                                                                            
Senator(s) Gary Stevens, Ben Stevens, Bunde, Cowdery, Davis,                                        
Dyson, Ellis, Elton, Green, Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh,                                       
Olson, Seekins, Stedman, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                
                                                                                                    
Honoring - Captain W. J. Bickford                                                                   
Representative(s) LeDoux                                                                            
Senator(s) Gary Stevens, Ben Stevens, Bunde, Cowdery, Davis,                                        
Dyson, Ellis, Elton, Green, Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh,                                       
Olson, Seekins, Stedman, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                
                                                                                                    

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Honoring - Tom Emerson                                                                              
Representative(s) LeDoux                                                                            
Senator(s) Gary Stevens, Ben Stevens, Bunde, Cowdery, Davis,                                        
Dyson, Ellis, Elton, Green, Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh,                                       
Olson, Seekins, Stedman, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                
                                                                                                    
Honoring - Thorne Bay Volunteer EMS Squad                                                           
Representative(s) Elkins                                                                            
Senator(s) Stedman, Ben Stevens, Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson,                                      
Ellis, Elton, Green, Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson,                                       
Seekins, Gary Stevens, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                  
                                                                                                    
Honoring - 2005 - 2006 Alaska Aces Hockey Team                                                      
Representative(s) Meyer                                                                             
Senator(s) Cowdery, Ben Stevens, Bunde, Davis, Dyson, Ellis, Elton,                                 
Green, Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman,                                   
Gary Stevens, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                           
                                                                                                    
Honoring - Sherri Jackson                                                                           
Representative(s) Rokeberg                                                                          
Senator(s) Ben Stevens, Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis, Elton,                                 
Green, Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman,                                   
Gary Stevens, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                           
                                                                                                    
Honoring - Will Watson                                                                              
Representative(s) Rokeberg                                                                          
Senator(s) Ben Stevens, Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis, Elton,                                 
Green, Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman,                                   
Gary Stevens, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                           
                                                                                                    
Honoring - Steve Gervel                                                                             
Representative(s) Rokeberg                                                                          
Senator(s) Ben Stevens, Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis, Elton,                                 
Green, Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman,                                   
Gary Stevens, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                           
                                                                                                    
Honoring - Dee Essert                                                                               
Representative(s) Rokeberg                                                                          
Senator(s) Ben Stevens, Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis, Elton,                                 
Green, Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman,                                   
Gary Stevens, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                           
                                                                                                    

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Honoring - The Borealis Bullseyes Junior Olympic Rifle Team                                         
Representative(s) Meyer                                                                             
Senator(s) Cowdery, Ben Stevens, Bunde, Davis, Dyson, Ellis, Elton,                                 
Green, Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman,                                   
Gary Stevens, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                           
                                                                                                    
Honoring - Tiffany Lebahn                                                                           
Representative(s) Gatto                                                                             
Senator(s) Green, Ben Stevens, Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis,                                 
Elton, Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman,                                   
Gary Stevens, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                           
                                                                                                    
Honoring - Kay Love                                                                                 
Representative(s) Gatto                                                                             
Senator(s) Green, Ben Stevens, Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis,                                 
Elton, Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman,                                   
Gary Stevens, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                           
                                                                                                    
Honoring - Judith J. Onslow Presidential Award for Excellence in                                    
Mathematics and Science Teaching                                                                    
Representative(s) Hawker                                                                            
Senator(s) Bunde, Ben Stevens, Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis,                                 
Elton, French, Green, Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson,                                      
Seekins, Stedman, Gary Stevens, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                         
                                                                                                    
Honoring - Yelena Bakulina                                                                          
Representative(s) Gardner                                                                           
Senator(s) Bunde, Ellis, Ben Stevens, Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson,                                 
Elton, French, Green, Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson,                                      
Seekins, Stedman, Gary Stevens, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                         
                                                                                                    
Honoring - Midnight Sun Family Learning Center, Sara Cannon,                                        
Robyn Hall, Megan Kramer and Audrey Perl                                                            
Representative(s) Kohring                                                                           
Senator(s) Green, Ben Stevens, Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis,                                 
Elton, Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman,                                   
Gary Stevens, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                           
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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Honoring - Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium                                                   
Representative(s) Cissna                                                                            
Senator(s) Davis, Ben Stevens, Bunde, Cowdery, Dyson, Ellis, Elton,                                 
French, Green, Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins,                                    
Stedman, Gary Stevens, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                  
                                                                                                    
In Memoriam - Spc. Jacob Eugene Melson                                                              
Senator(s) Green, Ben Stevens, Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis,                                 
Elton, Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman,                                   
Gary Stevens, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                           
                                                                                                    
In Memoriam - Ronald E. Rebarchek                                                                   
Senator(s) Green, Ben Stevens, Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis,                                 
Elton, Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman,                                   
Gary Stevens, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                           
                                                                                                    
In Memoriam - Marcelle Louise Emerson                                                               
Representative(s) Weyhrauch, Kerttula                                                               
Senator(s) Elton, Ben Stevens, Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis,                                 
Green, Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman,                                   
Gary Stevens, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                           
                                                                                                    
In Memoriam - Janet Elvene Tanner League                                                            
Representative(s) Weyhrauch, Kerttula                                                               
Senator(s) Elton, Ben Stevens, Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis,                                 
Green, Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman,                                   
Gary Stevens, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                           
                                                                                                    
In Memoriam - Carol Jensen                                                                          
Representative(s) Kohring                                                                           
Senator(s) Green, Ben Stevens, Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis,                                 
Elton, Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman,                                   
Gary Stevens, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                           
                                                                                                    
In Memoriam - Betty Lou Hart                                                                        
Representative(s) Weyhrauch, Kerttula                                                               
Senator(s) Elton, Ben Stevens, Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis,                                 
Green, Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins, Stedman,                                   
Gary Stevens, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                           
                                                                                                    

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In Memoriam - Angelene Joy Bunde                                                                    
Representative(s) Weyhrauch, Kerttula                                                               
Senator(s) Elton, Ben Stevens, Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis,                                 
French, Green, Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins,                                    
Stedman, Gary Stevens, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                  
                                                                                                    
Senator Gary Stevens moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                     
citations be adopted. Without objection, the citations were adopted and                             
referred to the Secretary for transmittal.                                                          
                                                                                                    
Senator Gary Stevens moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                     
following citation be made a special order of business. Without                                     
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                       
                                                                                                    
                          Special Order of Business                                              
                                                                                                    
Honoring - The Senate Sergeant-at-Arms, Senate Assistant                                            
Sergeant-at-Arms, and Senate Pages                                                                  
Senator(s) Cowdery, Ben Stevens, Bunde, Davis, Dyson, Ellis, Elton,                                 
French, Green, Guess, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh, Olson, Seekins,                                    
Stedman, Gary Stevens, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                  
                                                                                                    
Senator Gary Stevens moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                     
citation be adopted. Without objection, the citation was adopted and                                
referred to the Secretary for transmittal.                                                          
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                             Unfinished Business                                                 
                                                                                                    
HB 107                                                                                            
The reconsideration on SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                              
NO. 107(JUD) "An Act relating to unlawful obstruction or hindrance                                  
of hunting, fishing, trapping, or viewing of fish or game; and                                      
amending Rule 82, Alaska Rules of Civil Procedure, and Rule 508,                                    
Alaska Rules of Appellate Procedure" was not taken up this legislative                              
day and the bill was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                     
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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HB 442                                                                                            
The reconsideration on CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 442(JUD) am                                            
"An Act relating to the validity of advance health care directives,                                 
individual health care instructions, and do not resuscitate orders;                                 
relating to the revocation of advance health care directives; relating to                           
do not resuscitate orders; relating to resuscitative measures; relating to                          
the liability and discipline of health care providers, institutions, and                            
facilities; relating to proceedings for judicial relief; relating to an                             
individual's capacity for making health care decisions; 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.                                
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                Announcements                                                    
                                                                                                    
Rule 23(d) of the Alaska State Legislature Uniform Rules is currently                               
in effect.                                                                                          
                                                                                                    
Announcements are at the end of the journal.                                                        
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                 Engrossment                                                     
                                                                                                    
HB 16                                                                                             
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 16(FIN) "An Act                                                 
relating to funding for school districts operating statewide residential                            
educational programs; and providing for an effective date" was                                      
engrossed, signed by the President and Secretary and returned to the                                
House for consideration.                                                                            
                                                                                                    
HB 41                                                                                             
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 41(JUD) "An Act                                                 
relating to minimum periods of imprisonment for the crime of assault                                
in the fourth degree committed on school grounds, on a school bus, at                               
a school-sponsored event, or at certain school district administration                              
offices" was engrossed, signed by the President and Secretary and                                   
returned to the House for consideration.                                                            
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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HB 107                                                                                            
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 107(JUD) "An Act                                                
relating to unlawful obstruction or hindrance of hunting, fishing,                                  
trapping, or viewing of fish or game; and amending Rule 82, Alaska                                  
Rules of Civil Procedure, and Rule 508, Alaska Rules of Appellate                                   
Procedure" was engrossed, signed by the President and Secretary and                                 
returned to the House for consideration.                                                            
                                                                                                    
HB 240                                                                                            
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 240(FIN) "An Act                                                
relating to brewery and brewpub licensing and relating to sales of wine                             
by a winery licensee" was engrossed, signed by the President and                                    
Secretary and returned to the House for consideration.                                              
                                                                                                    
HB 377                                                                                            
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 377(L&C) "An Act                                                
relating to an exemption from certain registration and practice                                     
requirements for persons preparing drawings or specifications related                               
to the construction of certain buildings and the grounds of the                                     
buildings" was engrossed, signed by the President and Secretary and                                 
returned to the House for consideration.                                                            
                                                                                                    
HB 426                                                                                            
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 426(FIN) "An Act                                                
relating to cooperation of insurers with the Department of Health and                               
Social Services; relating to subrogation, assignment, and lien rights                               
and notices for medical assistance claims; relating to recovery of                                  
medical assistance overpayments; relating to asset transfers and                                    
income diversion by medical assistance applicants; relating to assets                               
and Medicare enrollment as they affect medical assistance coverage;                                 
relating to home and community-based services; relating to medical                                  
assistance applications for persons under 21 years of age; requiring a                              
report by the Department of Health and Social Services; and providing                               
for an effective date" was engrossed, signed by the President and                                   
Secretary and returned to the House for consideration.                                              
                                                                                                    
HB 475                                                                                            
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 475(CRA)(efd fld S)                                             
"An Act relating to the supplemental employee benefit program;                                      
relating to teachers' and public employees' defined benefit retirement                              
plans; relating to teachers' and public employees' defined contribution                             

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retirement plans; relating to the health reimbursement arrangement                                  
plan for certain teachers and public employees; clarifying eligibility                              
for membership in the health reimbursement arrangement plan;                                        
relating to waiver of adjustments under the teachers' defined benefit                               
retirement plan and the public employees' defined benefit retirement                                
plan; relating to the administrator of the Public Employees' Retirement                             
System of Alaska; relating to employer contributions for occupational                               
disability and death benefits; repealing participation in the teachers'                             
defined contribution and defined benefit retirement plans by certain                                
employees of the National Education Association of Alaska; relating                                 
to requirements for employer minimum contributions to the teachers'                                 
and the public employees' defined benefit retirement systems; and                                   
relating to the public employees' defined benefit deferred                                          
compensation program" was engrossed, signed by the President and                                    
Secretary and returned to the House for consideration.                                              
                                                                                                    
HB 484                                                                                            
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 484(FIN) "An Act                                                
allowing for revenue received from issuance of additional entry                                     
permits to be appropriated for reimbursement to salmon fishery                                      
associations" was engrossed, signed by the President and Secretary                                  
and returned to the House for consideration.                                                        
                                                                                                    
SCR 23                                                                                            
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 23 Suspending Rules                                                
24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules of the Alaska State                                      
Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 41, relating to certain                                      
sentences for assault in the fourth degree, was engrossed, signed by                                
the President and Secretary and transmitted to the House for                                        
consideration.                                                                                      
                                                                                                    
SCR 33                                                                                            
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 33 Suspending Rules                                                
24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules of the Alaska State                                      
Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 16, relating to funding for                                  
school districts operating secondary school boarding programs, was                                  
engrossed, signed by the President and Secretary and transmitted to                                 
the House for consideration.                                                                        
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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SCR 34                                                                                            
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 34 Suspending Rules                                                
24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules of the Alaska State                                      
Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 334, relating to an exemption                                
from and deferral of municipal property taxes for certain types of                                  
deteriorated property, was engrossed, signed by the President and                                   
Secretary and transmitted to the House for consideration.                                           
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                 Adjournment                                                     
                                                                                                    
Senator Gary Stevens moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                     
Senate stand in adjournment until 1:00 p.m., May 8, 2006. Without                                   
objection, the Senate adjourned at 8:51 p.m.                                                        
                                                                                                    
                                                                Kirsten Waid                        
                                                     Secretary of the Senate                        
                                                                                                    
                                                                    May 2006                        

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                             STANDING COMMITTEES                                                 
+ indicates teleconference                                                                          
= indicates bill previously heard/scheduled                                                         
                                                                                                    
                                   FINANCE                                                       
                                                                                                    
May 07        Sunday                    Senate Finance 532            1:00 PM                     
              -- Time Change --                                                                     
+ HB  51 EMPLOYER ASSN FOR WORKERS' COMP INS                                                        
+ HB 190 REQUIRED ID FOR PURCHASING ALCOHOL                                                         
+ HB 485 STATE PHARMACISTS/DOCTORS: EXEMPT SERVICE                                                  
+             Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                      
                                                                                                    
May 08        Monday                    Senate Finance 532            1:00 PM                     
              -- Time Change --                                                                     
+ HB 109 SCREENING NEWBORN FOR HEARING/AUDIOLOGIST                                                  
+             Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                      
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                                  JUDICIARY                                                      
                                                                                                    
May 08        Monday                          Butrovich 205           9:00 AM                     
+ HB 316 EXTEND BOARD OF GOVERNORS ABA                                                              
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                               JOINT COMMITTEES                                                  
                                                                                                    
                   CONFERENCE COMMITTEE ON HB 365 & HB 366                                       
                                                                                                    
May 07        Sunday                    Senate Finance 532            4:00 PM                     
= HB 365 APPROP: OPERATING BUDGET/LOANS/FUNDS                                                       
= HB 366 APPROP: MENTAL HEALTH BUDGET                                                               
              Statewide Open Appropriation Items                                                    
              Fiscal Notes                                                                          
              House Bill 366                                                                        

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                        CONFERENCE COMMITTEE ON HB 414                                           
                                                                                                    
May 08        Monday                                Beltz 211         9:30 AM                     
     HB 414 INTERCEPTION OF MINOR'S COMMUNICATIONS