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2008-04-05 House Journal

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                              HOUSE JOURNAL                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                        ALASKA STATE LEGISLATURE                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
                TWENTY-FIFTH LEGISLATURE - SECOND SESSION                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Juneau, Alaska                   Saturday                  April 5, 2008                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                            Eighty-second Day                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Pursuant to adjournment the House was called to order by Speaker                                                                
Harris at 4:07 p.m.                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Roll call showed 39 members present.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Representative Samuels moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                   
Representative Holmes be excused from a call of the House from                                                                  
today to 10:00 p.m., April 7.  There being no objection, it was so                                                              
ordered.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
The invocation was offered by the Chaplain, the Reverend Matt                                                                   
Johnson of Greatland Bible Ministries.  Representative Coghill moved                                                            
and asked unanimous consent that the invocation be spread on the                                                                
journal.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
    With deepest respect for Alaskans of all faiths, I offer this                                                               
    prayer.                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
    O God, unto whom all hearts are open, all desires known, and                                                                
    from whom no secrets are hid, cleanse the thoughts of our                                                                   
    hearts by the inspiration of your Holy Spirit, that we may be                                                               
    participants in the improvement of your world.                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
    Grant us the spirit of wisdom and understanding that we may                                                                 
    know the truth and find ourselves reborn to a greater freedom                                                               
    and a fuller peace.  Give us the strength and courage to act in                                                             
    accordance with the law written upon our hearts, with the                                                                   
    knowledge that in so doing we serve higher purposes and                                                                     
    accomplish nobler ends.  Grant us to live in preference to the                                                              
    approbation of our God to the applause of our peers.                                                                        

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    Suffer us not to mock ourselves with falsehood but to be ever                                                               
    mindful of the fact that we are not our own; that we have a                                                                 
    common destiny, and the decisions we make here have                                                                         
    moment not just for ourselves, but for all who share our                                                                    
    common life.  Give us to act not so much for the greater good,                                                              
    as for the good of all.  And in so doing, may the words of our                                                              
    mouths and the meditations of our hearts be acceptable in                                                                   
    your sight, O God, our strength and our redeemer.  Amen.                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
The Pledge of Allegiance was led by Representative Seaton.                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                      CERTIFICATION OF THE JOURNAL                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Representative Samuels moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                               
                    st                                                                                                          
journal for the 81 legislative day be approved as certified by the                                                              
Chief Clerk.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                        MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
HB 370                                                                                                                        
A message dated April 4, 2008, was read stating the Senate passed:                                                              
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 370(RES)                                                                                              
    "An Act relating to forested land management and protection from                                                            
    wildland fire and other destructive agents; changing the term                                                               
    'forest fire' to 'wildland fire' where it appears in the Alaska                                                             
    Statutes; and providing for an effective date."                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 370(RES) was referred to the Chief Clerk for enrollment.                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
HB 61                                                                                                                         
A message dated April 4, 2008, was read stating the Senate passed                                                               
CSHB 61(FIN) with the following amendment and it is transmitted for                                                             
consideration:                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
    SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 61(FIN)                                                                                 
    "An Act relating to tax credits for cash contributions by taxpayers                                                         
    that are accepted for certain educational purposes, including                                                               
    vocational education programs and courses at the secondary                                                                  
    school level and to tax credits for cash contributions by tax payers                                                        

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    that are accepted by a state-operated vocational technical                                                                  
    education and training school; and providing for an effective                                                               
    date."                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 61(FIN) is under Unfinished Business.                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
HB 193                                                                                                                        
A message dated April 4, 2008, was read stating the Senate passed                                                               
CSHB 193(STA) with the following amendment and it is transmitted                                                                
for consideration:                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
    SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 193(STA)                                                                                
    "An Act relating to the composition of the Alaska Police                                                                    
    Standards Council; and providing for an effective date."                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 193(STA) is under Unfinished Business.                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HB 330                                                                                                                        
A message dated April 4, 2008, was read stating the Senate passed                                                               
CSHB 330(RES) with the following amendment and it is transmitted                                                                
for consideration:                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
    SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 330(FIN)                                                                                
    "An Act relating to noxious weed, invasive plant and agricultural                                                           
    pest management and education; and providing for an effective                                                               
    date."                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 330(RES) is under Unfinished Business.                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
SB 101                                                                                                                        
A message dated April 4, 2008, was read stating the Senate concurred                                                            
in the House amendment to CSSB 101(2d L&C), thus adopting:                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 101(JUD)                                                                                
    "An Act relating to private professional conservators, private and                                                          
    public guardians, and court hearings on the issue of incapacity;                                                            
    and establishing uniform adult guardianship and conservator                                                                 
    jurisdiction and procedures."                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                

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SB 216                                                                                                                        
A message dated April 4, 2008, was read stating the Senate adopted                                                              
the House letter of intent (page 2582) on the following:                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 216(TRA)                                                                                             
    "An Act designating the Alaska Highway and portion of the                                                                   
    Richardson Highway as the Purple Heart Trail."                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                             COMMUNICATIONS                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
The following were received:                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Dept. of Administration                                                                                                         
Office of the Commissioner                                                                                                      
Monetary Terms of Agreement between the State and the                                                                           
Inlandboatmen's Union of the Pacific                                                                                            
April 4, 2008                                                                                                                   
(as required by AS 23.40.215)                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Dept. of Administration                                                                                                         
Office of the Commissioner                                                                                                      
Monetary Terms of Arbitration Award between the State and the                                                                   
International Organization of Masters, Mates and Pilots Association                                                             
April 3, 2008                                                                                                                   
(as required by AS 23.40.215)                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
The Speaker referred the monetary terms to the Finance Committee.                                                               
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                     REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HB 281                                                                                                                        
The Rules Committee considered:                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE BILL NO. 281                                                                                                          
    "An Act extending the statute of limitations for the filing of                                                              
    complaints with the Alaska Public Offices Commission involving                                                              
    state election campaigns."                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                

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and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 281(RLS)                                                                                              
    "An Act requiring candidates to disclose certain information about                                                          
    all contributors under AS 15.13; relating to the preservation of                                                            
    records required to be kept by candidates, groups, nongroup                                                                 
    entities, or persons under AS 15.13; relating to records required to                                                        
    be kept by certain lobbyists and persons who employ, retain, or                                                             
    contract for the services of lobbyists; relating to complaints filed                                                        
    with the Select Committee on Legislative Ethics; relating to                                                                
    administrative complaints filed with the Alaska Public Offices                                                              
    Commission; relating to the statute of limitations for civil actions                                                        
    brought under AS 39.50; extending the statute of limitations for                                                            
    prosecutions of violations of the Alaska Election Code; and                                                                 
    providing for an effective date."                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representative Coghill, Chair, with the                                                                
following individual recommendations:                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (4):  Kerttula, Samuels, Harris, Coghill                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
No recommendation (1):  Guttenberg                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Amend (1):  Johnson                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply to CSHB 281(RLS):                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
2.  Zero, Legislative Agency                                                                                                    
3.  Fiscal, Dept. of Administration                                                                                             
4.  Fiscal, Dept. of Law                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
HB 281 was returned to the Rules Committee for placement on the                                                                 
calendar.                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
SB 78                                                                                                                         
The Judiciary Committee considered:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 78(JUD)                                                                                              
    "An Act relating to the installation of window tinting in                                                                   
    automobiles."                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                

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and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 78(JUD)                                                                                 
    (same title)                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representative Ramras, Chair, with the                                                                 
following individual recommendations:                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (2):  Lynn, Dahlstrom                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
No recommendation (2):  Coghill, Ramras                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Amend (1):  Gruenberg                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply to HCS CSSB 78(JUD):                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
3.  Zero, Dept. of Law                                                                                                          
4.  Zero, Dept. of Public Safety                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
CSSB 78(JUD) was referred to the Rules Committee for placement on                                                               
the calendar.                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
SB 196                                                                                                                        
The Finance Committee considered:                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 196(FIN) am                                                                                          
    "An Act relating to establishing a controlled substance                                                                     
    prescription database."                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 196(FIN)                                                                                
    (same title)                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representatives Meyer and Chenault, Co-                                                                
chairs, with the following individual recommendations:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (4):  Hawker, Joule, Nelson, Meyer                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                

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No recommendation (6):  Kelly, Crawford, Gara, Stoltze, Thomas,                                                                 
Chenault                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
The Committee adopted the Senate letter of intent (Senate Journal                                                               
page 1785).                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply to HCS CSSB 196(FIN):                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
3. Fiscal, Dept. of Commerce, Community, & Economic Development                                                                 
4. Fiscal, Dept. of Health & Social Services                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
CSSB 196(FIN) am was referred to the Rules Committee for                                                                        
placement on the calendar.                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
SB 201                                                                                                                        
The State Affairs Committee considered:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 201(FIN)                                                                                             
    "An Act relating to the establishment and maintenance of an                                                                 
    Internet website providing public finance information; and                                                                  
    identifying the information to be available on the Internet                                                                 
    website."                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representative Lynn, Chair, with the                                                                   
following individual recommendations:                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (5):  Doll, Gruenberg, Roses, Johnson, Lynn                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
No recommendation (1):  Johansen                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
1.  Zero, Dept. of Administration                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
CSSB 201(FIN) was referred to the Finance Committee.                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SB 202                                                                                                                        
The State Affairs Committee considered:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                

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    SENATE BILL NO. 202                                                                                                         
    "An Act relating to expenditures in aid of or to implement the                                                              
    provisions of the federal Real ID Act."                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 202(STA)                                                                                       
    (same title)                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representative Lynn, Chair, with the                                                                   
following individual recommendations:                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (2):  Coghill, Lynn                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
No recommendation (3):  Johansen, Roses, Doll                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Amend (2):  Johnson, Gruenberg                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply to HCS SB 202(STA):                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
1.  Zero, Dept. of Administration                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
SB 202 was referred to the Finance Committee.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
SB 211                                                                                                                        
The Judiciary Committee considered:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    SENATE BILL NO. 211                                                                                                         
    "An Act relating to an aggravating factor at sentencing for crimes                                                          
    directed at a victim because of the victim's homelessness."                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 211(JUD)                                                                                       
    "An Act relating to an aggravating factor at sentencing concerning                                                          
    the knowledge of the defendant regarding the vulnerability or                                                               
     incapability of resistance of the victim due to homelessness."                                                            
                                                                                                                                
    (pending title change resolution)                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                

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The report was signed by Representative Ramras, Chair, with the                                                                 
following individual recommendations:                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (2):  Gruenberg, Lynn                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
No recommendation (3):  Coghill, Dahlstrom, Ramras                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply to HCS SB 211(JUD):                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
1.  Zero, Dept. of Corrections                                                                                                  
2.  Zero, Dept. of Administration                                                                                               
3.  Zero, Dept. of Administration                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
SB 211 was referred to the Rules Committee for placement on the                                                                 
calendar.                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
SB 214                                                                                                                        
The Finance Committee considered:                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 214(FIN)                                                                                             
    "An Act relating to hunting licenses and tags for nonresident                                                               
    members of the military service or the United States Coast Guard                                                            
    and their dependents; and providing for an effective date."                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 214(FIN)                                                                                
    "An Act relating to hunting licenses and tags for nonresident                                                               
    members of the military service or the United States Coast Guard                                                            
    and their dependents; providing for free hunting and sport fishing                                                          
    licenses for active members of the Alaska National Guard and                                                                
    military reserves; and providing for an effective date."                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
    (pending title change resolution)                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representative Chenault, Co-chair, with the                                                            
following individual recommendations:                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (6):  Hawker, Nelson, Crawford, Foster, Thomas, Chenault                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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No recommendation (2):  Joule, Kelly                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply to HCS CSSB 214(FIN):                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
2.  Fiscal, Dept. of Fish & Game                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
CSSB 214(FIN) is on today's calendar.                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
SB 259                                                                                                                        
The Health, Education & Social Services Committee considered:                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
    SENATE BILL NO. 259                                                                                                         
    "An Act repealing certain provisions relating to applications for                                                           
    medical assistance coverage; making certain provisions of ch. 96,                                                           
    SLA 2006, retroactive; providing for an effective date by                                                                   
    repealing an effective date section in ch. 96, SLA 2006; providing                                                          
    for an effective date for certain sections of ch. 96, SLA 2006; and                                                         
    providing for an effective date."                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representative Wilson, Chair, with the                                                                 
following individual recommendations:                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (4):  Cissna, Seaton, Roses, Wilson                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
No recommendation (3):  Keller, Fairclough, Gardner                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
1.  Zero, Dept. of Health & Social Services                                                                                     
2.  Zero, Legislative Agency                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
SB 259 was referred to the Finance Committee.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                      REPORTS OF SPECIAL COMMITTEES                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HB 310                                                                                                                        
The Conference Committee considering:                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                

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    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 310(FIN) am                                                                                           
    "An Act making appropriations for the operating and loan                                                                    
    program expenses of state government, for certain programs, and                                                             
    to capitalize funds; making appropriations under art. IX, sec.                                                              
    17(c), Constitution of the State of Alaska; and providing for an                                                            
    effective date."                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
and                                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 310(FIN) am                                                                             
    S(brf sup maj fld S)                                                                                                        
    "An Act making appropriations for the operating and loan                                                                    
    program expenses of state government, for certain programs, and                                                             
    to capitalize funds; and providing for an effective date."                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
requests limited powers of free conference on the appropriations and                                                            
language that are not identical in the House and Senate bill versions.                                                          
A list of allocations in section 1 that are identical and language                                                              
sections not subject to conference were attached to the request.                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The request was signed by Representatives Chenault (Chair), Meyer,                                                              
Joule; and Senators Hoffman (Chair), Stedman, Dyson.                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The Speaker granted the limited powers of free conference as                                                                    
requested.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The Chief Clerk notified the Senate.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HB 312                                                                                                                        
The Conference Committee considering:                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 312(FIN)                                                                                              
    "An Act making appropriations for the operating and capital                                                                 
    expenses of the state's integrated comprehensive mental health                                                              
    program; and providing for an effective date."                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
and                                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 312(FIN)                                                                                
    (same title)                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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requests limited powers of free conference on the appropriations and                                                            
language that are not identical in the House and Senate bill versions.                                                          
A list of allocations in section 1 that are identical and language                                                              
sections not subject to conference were attached to the request.                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The request was signed by Representatives Chenault (Chair), Meyer,                                                              
Joule; and Senators Hoffman (Chair), Stedman, Dyson.                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The Speaker granted the limited powers of free conference as                                                                    
requested.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The Chief Clerk notified the Senate.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                        INTRODUCTION OF CITATIONS                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The following citations were introduced and referred to the Rules                                                               
Committee for placement on the calendar:                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Alaska Forest Association                                                                                            
By Representative Johansen                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Jasmine Ann Neeno                                                                                                    
By Senator French; Representative Holmes                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Michael Warren                                                                                                       
By Senator French; Representative Holmes                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Jason Bergerson                                                                                                      
By Senator French; Representative Doogan                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Pamela Orme                                                                                                          
By Senator French                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Wil Milam                                                                                                            
By Senator Stevens; Representative Seaton                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - C.L. "Chuck" Cloudy                                                                                               
By Representatives Johansen, Thomas                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                

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In Memoriam - Helen Ruth Finney                                                                                                 
By Representatives Johansen, Thomas                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Wilma Ione Tibbles                                                                                                
By Representative Johansen                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Kelly Nausid                                                                                                      
By Representative Johansen                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Loretta Hopper                                                                                                    
By Senator French; Representative Neuman                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Patricia Margaret Anne O'Hollaren Rowe                                                                            
By Senator Stevens; Representative Seaton                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Elisabeth Dorothy Wilsie Aprill                                                                                   
By Senator Stevens; Representative Seaton                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Lionel Haakenson                                                                                                  
By Senator Stevens; Representative Seaton                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
               INTRODUCTION, FIRST READING, AND REFERENCE                                                                    
                          OF HOUSE RESOLUTIONS                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
HCR 27                                                                                                                        
HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 27 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. 214,                                                               
    relating to hunting licenses and tags for nonresident members of                                                            
    the military service or the United States Coast Guard and their                                                             
    dependents.                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
was read the first time and taken up later as a Special Order of                                                                
Business.                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
HCR 28                                                                                                                        
HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 28 by the House                                                                                 
Judiciary 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. 211,                                                               
    relating to an aggravating factor at sentencing for crimes directed                                                         
    at a victim because of the victim's homelessness.                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
was read the first time and referred to the Rules Committee for                                                                 
placement on the calendar.                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
HCR 29                                                                                                                        
HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 29 by the House                                                                                 
Resources Committee:                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
    Establishing the Cook Inlet Salmon Task Force as a joint                                                                    
    legislative task force.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
was read the first time and referred to the Rules Committee for                                                                 
placement on the calendar.                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                   CONSIDERATION OF THE DAILY CALENDAR                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
                      SECOND READING OF HOUSE BILLS                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HB 368                                                                                                                        
The following was read the second time:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE BILL NO. 368                                                                                                          
    "An Act modifying the limitations on political fund raising during                                                          
    legislative sessions by candidates for governor or for lieutenant                                                           
    governor, and amending the Legislative Ethics Act to modify the                                                             
    limitation on political fund raising by legislators and legislative                                                         
    employees during legislative sessions, to allow legislators and                                                             
    legislative employees to accept certain gifts from lobbyists within                                                         
    their immediate families, to clarify the Legislative Ethics Act as it                                                       
    relates to legislative volunteers and educational trainees, to reduce                                                       
    the frequency of publication of summaries by the Select                                                                     
    Committee on Legislative Ethics, to revise procedures and                                                                   
    penalties related to the late filing of disclosures required by the                                                         
    Legislative Ethics Act, and to add a definition to that Act."                                                               
                                                                                                                                

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with the:                                                   Journal Page                                                        
                                                                                                                                
 STA RPT CS(STA) NT 3DP 4NR                                         2095                                                        
 FN1: ZERO(ADM)                                                     2096                                                        
 JUD RPT CS(JUD) NT 4DP 3NR                                         2462                                                        
 FN1: ZERO(ADM)                                                     2463                                                        
 FIN RPT CS(FIN) NT 7DP 2NR 1AM                                     2573                                                        
 FN1: ZERO(ADM)                                                     2574                                                        
 FN2: ZERO(LEG)                                                     2574                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Representative Samuels moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                               
following committee substitute be adopted in lieu of the original bill:                                                         
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 368(FIN)                                                                                              
    "An Act amending the Legislative Ethics Act to modify the                                                                   
    limitation on political fund raising by legislators and legislative                                                         
    employees during legislative sessions, to allow legislators and                                                             
    legislative employees to accept certain gifts from lobbyists, to                                                            
    clarify the Legislative Ethics Act as it relates to legislative                                                             
    volunteers and educational trainees, to reduce the frequency of                                                             
    publication of summaries by the Select Committee on Legislative                                                             
    Ethics, and to revise procedures and fines related to the late filing                                                       
    of disclosures required by the Legislative Ethics Act."                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 1 was offered by Representatives Lynn, Gardner,                                                                   
Kerttula, and Doll:                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, lines 19 - 23:                                                                                                          
    Delete all material.                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Representative Lynn moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                      
Amendment No. 1 be adopted.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Representative Gara objected.                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                

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Representative Ramras placed a call of the House.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
The call was satisfied.                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Amendment to Amendment No. 1 was offered by Representative                                                                      
Crawford:                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Add to the amendment:                                                                                                           
 "Page 2, lines 12 - 18:                                                                                                        
  Delete all material."                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Representative Crawford moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                  
Amendment to Amendment No. 1 be adopted.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
There was objection.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Representative Crawford moved and asked unanimous consent to                                                                    
withdraw Amendment to Amendment No. 1.  There being no                                                                          
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall Amendment No. 1 be adopted?"  The roll                                                              
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 368(FIN)                                                                                                                   
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 1                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  14   NAYS:  25   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Chenault, Coghill, Doll, Gardner, Guttenberg, Kawasaki,                                                                  
Kerttula, Lynn, Nelson, Olson, Salmon, Samuels, Seaton, Stoltze                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Buch, Cissna, Crawford, Dahlstrom, Doogan, Edgmon,                                                                       
Fairclough, Foster, Gara, Gatto, Gruenberg, Harris, Hawker, Johansen,                                                           
Johnson, Joule, Keller, Kelly, LeDoux, Meyer, Neuman, Ramras,                                                                   
Roses, Thomas, Wilson                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Holmes                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
And so, Amendment No. 1 was not adopted.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                

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Amendment No. 2 was offered by Representatives Kerttula, Lynn, and                                                              
Doll:                                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, lines 1 - 2:                                                                                                            
 Delete "municipality in which the legislative session is                                                                   
convened [CAPITAL CITY]"                                                                                                    
 Insert "capital city or in the municipality in which the                                                                   
legislature is convened in special session if the municipality is                                                           
other than the capital city"                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, line 10:                                                                                                                
 Delete "municipality in which the legislative session is                                                                   
convened, [CAPITAL CITY]"                                                                                                   
 Insert "capital city or in the municipality in which the                                                                   
legislature is convened in special session if the municipality is                                                           
other than the capital city,"                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, lines 16 - 17:                                                                                                          
 Delete "municipality in which the legislative session is                                                                   
convened, [CAPITAL CITY]"                                                                                                   
 Insert "capital city or in the municipality in which the                                                                   
legislature is convened in special session if the municipality is                                                           
other than the capital city,"                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Representative Kerttula moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                  
Amendment No. 2 be adopted.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Objection was heard and withdrawn.  There being no further objection,                                                           
Amendment No. 2 was adopted.                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Representative Samuels moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                   
CSHB 368(FIN) am be considered engrossed, advanced to third                                                                     
reading, and placed on final passage.  There being no objection, it was                                                         
so ordered.                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 368(FIN) am was read the third time.                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall CSHB 368(FIN) am pass the House?"  The                                                              
roll was taken with the following result:                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                

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CSHB 368(FIN) am                                                                                                                
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  39   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Buch, Chenault, Cissna, Coghill, Crawford, Dahlstrom, Doll,                                                              
Doogan, Edgmon, Fairclough, Foster, Gara, Gardner, Gatto,                                                                       
Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Harris, Hawker, Johansen, Johnson, Joule,                                                                
Kawasaki, Keller, Kelly, Kerttula, LeDoux, Lynn, Meyer, Nelson,                                                                 
Neuman, Olson, Ramras, Roses, Salmon, Samuels, Seaton, Stoltze,                                                                 
Thomas, Wilson                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Holmes                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
And so, CSHB 368(FIN) am passed the House and was referred to the                                                               
Chief Clerk for engrossment.                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                     SECOND READING OF SENATE BILLS                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
SB 209                                                                                                                        
The following was read the second time:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
    SENATE BILL NO. 209                                                                                                         
    "An Act extending the termination date of the Alaska Commission                                                             
    on Aging; and providing for an effective date."                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
with the:                                                   Journal Page                                                        
                                                                                                                                
 FIN RPT 7DP                                                        2575                                                        
 FN2: (HSS)                                                         2575                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Representative Samuels moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                   
SB 209 be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading, and                                                                  
placed on final passage.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                          
                                                                                                                                
SB 209 was read the third time.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall SB 209 pass the House?"  The roll was                                                               
taken with the following result:                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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SB 209                                                                                                                          
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  38   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  1                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Buch, Chenault, Cissna, Coghill, Crawford, Dahlstrom, Doll,                                                              
Edgmon, Fairclough, Foster, Gara, Gardner, Gatto, Gruenberg,                                                                    
Guttenberg, Harris, Hawker, Johansen, Johnson, Joule, Kawasaki,                                                                 
Keller, Kelly, Kerttula, LeDoux, Lynn, Meyer, Nelson, Neuman,                                                                   
Olson, Ramras, Roses, Salmon, Samuels, Seaton, Stoltze, Thomas,                                                                 
Wilson                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Holmes                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Doogan                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
And so, SB 209 passed the House.                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Representative Samuels moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                               
roll call on the passage of the bill be considered the roll call on the                                                         
effective date clause.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SB 209 was signed by the Speaker and Chief Clerk and returned to the                                                            
Senate.                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
SB 214                                                                                                                        
The following was read the second time:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 214(FIN)                                                                                             
    "An Act relating to hunting licenses and tags for nonresident                                                               
    members of the military service or the United States Coast Guard                                                            
    and their dependents; and providing for an effective date."                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
with the:                                                   Journal Page                                                        
                                                                                                                                
 MLV RPT HCS(MLV) 3DP 2NR                                           2551                                                        
 FN1: (DFG)                                                         2552                                                        
 FIN RPT HCS(FIN) NT 6DP 2NR                                        2637                                                        
 FN2: (DFG)                                                         2638                                                        
                                                                                                                                

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Representative Samuels moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                               
following committee substitute be adopted in lieu of the original bill:                                                         
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 214(FIN)                                                                                
    "An Act relating to hunting licenses and tags for nonresident                                                               
    members of the military service or the United States Coast Guard                                                            
    and their dependents; providing for free hunting and sport fishing                                                          
    licenses for active members of the Alaska National Guard and                                                                
    military reserves; and providing for an effective date."                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
    (HCR 27 - title change resolution)                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Representative Samuels moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                   
HCS CSSB 214(FIN) be considered engrossed, advanced to third                                                                    
reading, and placed on final passage.  There being no objection, it was                                                         
so ordered.                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSB 214(FIN) was read the third time.                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall HCS CSSB 214(FIN) pass the House?"                                                                  
The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSB 214(FIN)                                                                                                               
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  39   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Buch, Chenault, Cissna, Coghill, Crawford, Dahlstrom, Doll,                                                              
Doogan, Edgmon, Fairclough, Foster, Gara, Gardner, Gatto,                                                                       
Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Harris, Hawker, Johansen, Johnson, Joule,                                                                
Kawasaki, Keller, Kelly, Kerttula, LeDoux, Lynn, Meyer, Nelson,                                                                 
Neuman, Olson, Ramras, Roses, Salmon, Samuels, Seaton, Stoltze,                                                                 
Thomas, Wilson                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Holmes                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
And so, HCS CSSB 214(FIN) passed the House.                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                

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Representative Samuels moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                               
roll call on the passage of the bill be considered the roll call on the                                                         
effective date clause.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSB 214(FIN) was referred to the Chief Clerk for engrossment.                                                              
                                                                                                                                
                        SPECIAL ORDER OF BUSINESS                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HCR 27                                                                                                                        
Representative Samuels moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                               
following be taken up as a Special Order of Business:                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 27                                                                                          
    Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules of                                                              
    the Alaska State Legislature, concerning Senate Bill No. 214,                                                               
    relating to hunting licenses and tags for nonresident members of                                                            
    the military service or the United States Coast Guard and their                                                             
    dependents.                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall HCR 27 pass the House?"  The roll was                                                               
taken with the following result:                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HCR 27                                                                                                                          
Special Order of Business                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  38   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  1                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Buch, Cissna, Coghill, Crawford, Dahlstrom, Doll, Doogan,                                                                
Edgmon, Fairclough, Foster, Gara, Gardner, Gatto, Gruenberg,                                                                    
Guttenberg, Harris, Hawker, Johansen, Johnson, Joule, Kawasaki,                                                                 
Keller, Kelly, Kerttula, LeDoux, Lynn, Meyer, Nelson, Neuman,                                                                   
Olson, Ramras, Roses, Salmon, Samuels, Seaton, Stoltze, Thomas,                                                                 
Wilson                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Holmes                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Chenault                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
And so, HCR 27 passed the House and was referred to the Chief Clerk                                                             
for engrossment.                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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                   CONSIDERATION OF THE DAILY CALENDAR                                                                       
                               (continued)                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
                      THIRD READING OF HOUSE BILLS                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
HB 364                                                                                                                        
The following, which was advanced to third reading from the April 4,                                                            
2008, calendar (page 2610), was read the third time:                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 364(FIN)                                                                                              
    "An Act relating to notice and consent for a minor's abortion;                                                              
    relating to penalties for performing an abortion; relating to a                                                             
    judicial bypass procedure for an abortion; relating to coercion of a                                                        
    minor to have an abortion; relating to reporting of abortions                                                               
    performed on minors; amending Rule 220, Alaska Rules of                                                                     
    Appellate Procedure, and Rule 20, Alaska Probate Rules, relating                                                            
    to judicial bypass for an abortion; and providing for an effective                                                          
    date."                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall CSHB 364(FIN) pass the House?"  The                                                                 
roll was taken with the following result:                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 364(FIN)                                                                                                                   
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  23   NAYS:  15   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  1                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Chenault, Coghill, Dahlstrom, Fairclough, Foster, Gatto, Harris,                                                         
Hawker, Johansen, Johnson, Keller, Kelly, LeDoux, Lynn, Meyer,                                                                  
Neuman, Olson, Ramras, Roses, Samuels, Stoltze, Thomas, Wilson                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Buch, Cissna, Crawford, Doll, Doogan, Edgmon, Gara,                                                                      
Gardner, Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Joule, Kawasaki, Kerttula, Salmon,                                                              
Seaton                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Holmes                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Nelson                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
And so, CSHB 364(FIN) passed the House.                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                

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Representative Samuels moved the effective date clause.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall the effective date clause be adopted?"  The                                                         
roll was taken with the following result:                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 364(FIN)                                                                                                                   
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Effective Date                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  29   NAYS:  9   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  1                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Buch, Chenault, Coghill, Dahlstrom, Edgmon, Fairclough,                                                                  
Foster, Gatto, Harris, Hawker, Johansen, Johnson, Joule, Kawasaki,                                                              
Keller, Kelly, LeDoux, Lynn, Meyer, Neuman, Olson, Ramras, Roses,                                                               
Salmon, Samuels, Seaton, Stoltze, Thomas, Wilson                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Cissna, Crawford, Doll, Doogan, Gara, Gardner, Gruenberg,                                                                
Guttenberg, Kerttula                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Holmes                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Nelson                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
And so, the effective date clause was adopted.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Representative Samuels moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                               
roll call on the effective date clause be considered the roll call on the                                                       
court rule changes.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Representative Kerttula later gave notice of reconsideration of the vote                                                        
on CSHB 364(FIN).                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
                          LEGISLATIVE CITATIONS                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Representative Samuels moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                               
House approve the citations on the calendar.  There being no                                                                    
objection, the following citations were approved and sent to enrolling:                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Excursion Inlet Seafood Processing Plant, 100 Year                                                                   
Anniversary                                                                                                                     
By Representatives Thomas, Harris, Buch, Chenault, Cissna, Coghill,                                                             
Crawford, Dahlstrom, Doll, Doogan, Edgmon, Fairclough, Gara,                                                                    
Gardner, Gatto, Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Hawker, Holmes, Johansen,                                                                

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Johnson, Joule, Kawasaki, Keller, Kelly, Kerttula, LeDoux, Lynn,                                                                
Meyer, Nelson, Neuman, Olson, Ramras, Roses, Salmon, Samuels,                                                                   
Seaton, Stoltze, Wilson; Senator Kookesh                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Kiana School Lady Lynx                                                                                               
By Representatives Joule, Harris, Buch, Chenault, Cissna, Coghill,                                                              
Crawford, Dahlstrom, Doll, Doogan, Edgmon, Fairclough, Gara,                                                                    
Gardner, Gatto, Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Hawker, Holmes, Johansen,                                                                
Johnson, Kawasaki, Keller, Kelly, Kerttula, LeDoux, Lynn, Meyer,                                                                
Nelson, Neuman, Olson, Ramras, Roses, Salmon, Samuels, Seaton,                                                                  
Stoltze, Thomas, Wilson                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Darrel W. Hess                                                                                                       
By Senator Ellis; Representatives Gara, Harris, Buch, Chenault,                                                                 
Cissna, Coghill, Crawford, Dahlstrom, Doll, Doogan, Edgmon,                                                                     
Fairclough, Gardner, Gatto, Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Hawker, Holmes,                                                              
Johansen, Johnson, Joule, Kawasaki, Kerttula, LeDoux, Lynn, Meyer,                                                              
Nelson, Neuman, Olson, Ramras, Roses, Salmon, Samuels, Seaton,                                                                  
Thomas, Wilson                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Henry "Hank" Isao Nakada                                                                                          
By Representatives Seaton, Harris, Buch, Chenault, Cissna, Coghill,                                                             
Crawford, Dahlstrom, Doll, Doogan, Edgmon, Fairclough, Foster,                                                                  
Gara, Gardner, Gatto, Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Hawker, Holmes,                                                                    
Johansen, Johnson, Joule, Kawasaki, Keller, Kerttula, LeDoux, Lynn,                                                             
Meyer, Nelson, Neuman, Olson, Ramras, Roses, Salmon, Samuels,                                                                   
Stoltze, Thomas, Wilson; Senator Stevens                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Brian Brundin                                                                                                     
By Representatives Gruenberg, Harris, Buch, Chenault, Cissna,                                                                   
Coghill, Crawford, Dahlstrom, Doll, Doogan, Edgmon, Fairclough,                                                                 
Foster, Gara, Gardner, Gatto, Guttenberg, Hawker, Holmes, Johansen,                                                             
Johnson, Joule, Kawasaki, Keller, Kelly, Kerttula, LeDoux, Lynn,                                                                
Meyer, Nelson, Neuman, Olson, Ramras, Roses, Salmon, Samuels,                                                                   
Seaton, Thomas, Wilson                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Thomas Cobb Tierney                                                                                               
By Representatives Holmes, Harris, Buch, Chenault, Cissna, Coghill,                                                             
Crawford, Dahlstrom, Doll, Doogan, Edgmon, Fairclough, Foster,                                                                  
Gara, Gardner, Gatto, Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Hawker, Johansen,                                                                  

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Johnson, Joule, Kawasaki, Keller, Kerttula, LeDoux, Lynn, Meyer,                                                                
Nelson, Neuman, Olson, Ramras, Roses, Salmon, Samuels, Seaton,                                                                  
Stoltze, Thomas, Wilson; Senator French                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Don Collingsworth                                                                                                 
By Senator Elton; Representatives Kerttula, Doll, Harris, Buch,                                                                 
Chenault, Cissna, Coghill, Crawford, Dahlstrom, Doogan, Edgmon,                                                                 
Fairclough, Foster, Gara, Gardner, Gatto, Gruenberg, Guttenberg,                                                                
Hawker, Holmes, Johansen, Johnson, Joule, Kawasaki, Keller,                                                                     
LeDoux, Lynn, Meyer, Nelson, Neuman, Olson, Ramras, Roses,                                                                      
Salmon, Samuels, Seaton, Stoltze, Thomas, Wilson                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - James "Jim" Ruotsala                                                                                              
By Senator Elton; Representatives Kerttula, Doll, Harris, Buch,                                                                 
Chenault, Cissna, Coghill, Crawford, Dahlstrom, Doogan, Edgmon,                                                                 
Fairclough, Foster, Gara, Gardner, Gatto, Gruenberg, Guttenberg,                                                                
Hawker, Holmes, Johansen, Johnson, Joule, Kawasaki, Keller,                                                                     
LeDoux, Lynn, Meyer, Nelson, Neuman, Olson, Ramras, Roses,                                                                      
Salmon, Samuels, Seaton, Stoltze, Thomas, Wilson                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Richard C. Pope                                                                                                   
By Senator Huggins; Representatives Neuman, Stoltze, Harris, Buch,                                                              
Chenault, Cissna, Coghill, Crawford, Dahlstrom, Doll, Doogan,                                                                   
Edgmon, Fairclough, Foster, Gara, Gardner, Gatto, Gruenberg,                                                                    
Guttenberg, Hawker, Holmes, Johansen, Johnson, Joule, Kawasaki,                                                                 
Keller, Kelly, Kerttula, LeDoux, Lynn, Meyer, Nelson, Olson,                                                                    
Ramras, Roses, Salmon, Samuels, Seaton, Thomas, Wilson                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                       CONCUR IN SENATE AMENDMENTS                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
HB 61                                                                                                                         
Representative Samuels moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                               
House consider the Senate message (page 2630) on the following:                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 61(FIN)                                                                                               
    "An Act relating to tax credits for cash contributions by taxpayers                                                         
    that are accepted for certain educational purposes, including                                                               
    vocational education programs and courses at the secondary                                                                  
    school level and to tax credits for cash contributions by tax payers                                                        

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    that are accepted by a state-operated vocational technical                                                                  
    education and training school; and providing for an effective                                                               
    date."                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
and                                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 61(FIN)                                                                                 
    (same title)                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Representative Samuels moved that the House concur in the Senate                                                                
amendment to CSHB 61(FIN), thus adopting SCS CSHB 61(FIN), and                                                                  
recommended that the members vote yes.                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall the House concur in the Senate                                                                      
amendment to CSHB 61(FIN)?"  The roll was taken with the                                                                        
following result:                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSHB 61(FIN)                                                                                                                
Concur                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  39   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Buch, Chenault, Cissna, Coghill, Crawford, Dahlstrom, Doll,                                                              
Doogan, Edgmon, Fairclough, Foster, Gara, Gardner, Gatto,                                                                       
Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Harris, Hawker, Johansen, Johnson, Joule,                                                                
Kawasaki, Keller, Kelly, Kerttula, LeDoux, Lynn, Meyer, Nelson,                                                                 
Neuman, Olson, Ramras, Roses, Salmon, Samuels, Seaton, Stoltze,                                                                 
Thomas, Wilson                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Holmes                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
And so, the House concurred in the Senate amendment, thus adopting                                                              
SCS CSHB 61(FIN).                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Representative Samuels moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                               
roll call on the passage of the bill be considered the roll call on the                                                         
effective date clause.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The Chief Clerk notified the Senate.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                

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SCS CSHB 61(FIN) was referred to the Chief Clerk for enrollment.                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HB 125                                                                                                                        
Representative Samuels moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                               
House consider the Senate message (page 2598) on the following:                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 125(FIN)                                                                                              
    "An Act relating to budget planning and a fiscal plan for the State                                                         
    of Alaska."                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
and                                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 125(FIN)                                                                                
    (same title)                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Representative Samuels moved that the House concur in the Senate                                                                
amendment to CSHB 125(FIN), thus adopting SCS CSHB 125(FIN),                                                                    
and recommended that the members vote yes.                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall the House concur in the Senate                                                                      
amendment to CSHB 125(FIN)?"  The roll was taken with the                                                                       
following result:                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSHB 125(FIN)                                                                                                               
Concur                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  39   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Buch, Chenault, Cissna, Coghill, Crawford, Dahlstrom, Doll,                                                              
Doogan, Edgmon, Fairclough, Foster, Gara, Gardner, Gatto,                                                                       
Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Harris, Hawker, Johansen, Johnson, Joule,                                                                
Kawasaki, Keller, Kelly, Kerttula, LeDoux, Lynn, Meyer, Nelson,                                                                 
Neuman, Olson, Ramras, Roses, Salmon, Samuels, Seaton, Stoltze,                                                                 
Thomas, Wilson                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Holmes                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
And so, the House concurred in the Senate amendment, thus adopting                                                              
SCS CSHB 125(FIN).                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                

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The Chief Clerk notified the Senate.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSHB 125(FIN) was referred to the Chief Clerk for enrollment.                                                               
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                             RECONSIDERATION                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
SB 164                                                                                                                        
Representative Gara brought up reconsideration of the vote on CSSB                                                              
164(JUD) (page 2614).                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The following was again before the House in third reading:                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 164(JUD)                                                                                             
    "An Act relating to disclosures required for the sale of a used                                                             
     motor vehicle, including a trailer, by a motor vehicle dealer."                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Representative Gara moved and asked unanimous consent that CSSB                                                                 
164(JUD) be returned to second reading for the specific purpose of                                                              
rescinding previous action in failing to adopt Amendment No. 1 (page                                                            
2612).  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Representative Gara moved that the House rescind previous action in                                                             
failing to adopt Amendment No. 1.                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall the House rescind previous action in                                                                
failing to adopt Amendment No. 1?"  The roll was taken with the                                                                 
following result:                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
CSSB 164(JUD)--RECONSIDERATION                                                                                                  
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Rescind previous action on Amendment No. 1                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  20   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Buch, Cissna, Crawford, Doll, Doogan, Edgmon, Gara,                                                                      
Gardner, Gatto, Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Joule, Kerttula, LeDoux,                                                                 
Lynn, Nelson, Salmon, Seaton, Wilson                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Chenault, Coghill, Dahlstrom, Fairclough, Foster, Harris,                                                                
Hawker, Johansen, Johnson, Kawasaki, Keller, Kelly, Meyer,                                                                      
Neuman, Olson, Ramras, Roses, Samuels, Stoltze, Thomas                                                                          
                                                                                                                                

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Excused:  Holmes                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
And so, the motion failed.                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
CSSB 164(JUD) was automatically in third reading.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
The question to be reconsidered:  "Shall CSSB 164(JUD) pass the                                                                 
House?"  The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
CSSB 164(JUD)--RECONSIDERATION                                                                                                  
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  29   NAYS:  9   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  1                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Chenault, Crawford, Dahlstrom, Edgmon, Fairclough, Foster,                                                               
Gardner, Gatto, Harris, Hawker, Johansen, Johnson, Joule, Kawasaki,                                                             
Keller, Kelly, LeDoux, Lynn, Meyer, Nelson, Neuman, Olson,                                                                      
Ramras, Roses, Samuels, Seaton, Stoltze, Thomas, Wilson                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Buch, Cissna, Doll, Doogan, Gara, Gruenberg, Guttenberg,                                                                 
Kerttula, Salmon                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Holmes                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Coghill                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
And so, CSSB 164(JUD) passed the House on reconsideration, was                                                                  
signed by the Speaker and Chief Clerk and returned to the Senate.                                                               
                                                                                                                                
                       CONCUR IN SENATE AMENDMENTS                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
HB 193                                                                                                                        
Representative Samuels moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                               
House consider the Senate message (page 2631) on the following:                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 193(STA)                                                                                              
    "An Act relating to the composition of the Alaska Police                                                                    
    Standards Council; and providing for an effective date."                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
and                                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 193(STA)                                                                                
    (same title)                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Representative Samuels moved that the House concur in the Senate                                                                
amendment to CSHB 193(STA), thus adopting SCS CSHB 193(STA),                                                                    
and recommended that the members vote yes.                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall the House concur in the Senate                                                                      
amendment to CSHB 193(STA)?"  The roll was taken with the                                                                       
following result:                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSHB 193(STA)                                                                                                               
Concur                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  37   NAYS:  1   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  1                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Buch, Chenault, Cissna, Coghill, Crawford, Dahlstrom, Doll,                                                              
Doogan, Edgmon, Fairclough, Foster, Gara, Gardner, Gatto,                                                                       
Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Harris, Hawker, Johansen, Johnson, Joule,                                                                
Kawasaki, Keller, Kerttula, LeDoux, Lynn, Meyer, Nelson, Neuman,                                                                
Olson, Ramras, Roses, Samuels, Seaton, Stoltze, Thomas, Wilson                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Kelly                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Holmes                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Salmon                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
And so, the House concurred in the Senate amendment, thus adopting                                                              
SCS CSHB 193(STA).                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Representative Samuels moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                               
roll call on the passage of the bill be considered the roll call on the                                                         
effective date clause.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The Chief Clerk notified the Senate.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSHB 193(STA) was referred to the Chief Clerk for enrollment.                                                               
                                                                                                                                
HB 330                                                                                                                        
Representative Samuels moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                               
House consider the Senate message (page 2631) on the following:                                                                 
                                                                                                                                

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    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 330(RES)                                                                                              
    "An Act relating to noxious weed, invasive plant and agricultural                                                           
    pest management and education; and providing for an effective                                                               
    date."                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
and                                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 330(FIN)                                                                                
    (same title)                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Representative Samuels moved that the House concur in the Senate                                                                
amendment to CSHB 330(RES), thus adopting SCS CSHB 330(FIN),                                                                    
and recommended that the members vote yes.                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall the House concur in the Senate                                                                      
amendment to CSHB 330(RES)?"  The roll was taken with the                                                                       
following result:                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSHB 330(FIN)                                                                                                               
Concur                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  37   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  2                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Buch, Chenault, Cissna, Coghill, Crawford, Dahlstrom, Doll,                                                              
Doogan, Edgmon, Fairclough, Foster, Gara, Gardner, Gatto,                                                                       
Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Harris, Hawker, Johansen, Johnson, Joule,                                                                
Kawasaki, Keller, Kelly, LeDoux, Lynn, Meyer, Nelson, Neuman,                                                                   
Olson, Ramras, Roses, Samuels, Seaton, Stoltze, Thomas, Wilson                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Holmes                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Kerttula, Salmon                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
And so, the House concurred in the Senate amendment, thus adopting                                                              
SCS CSHB 330(FIN).                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Representative Samuels moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                               
roll call on the passage of the bill be considered the roll call on the                                                         
effective date clause.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                            
                                                                                                                                

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The Chief Clerk notified the Senate.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSHB 330(FIN) was referred to the Chief Clerk for enrollment.                                                               
                                                                                                                                
                           UNFINISHED BUSINESS                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
HB 306                                                                                                                        
The Speaker waived the Finance Committee referral for the following                                                             
at the request of Representative Meyer, Co-chair:                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
    SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 306                                                                                   
    "An Act relating to providing a voluntary pre-elementary program                                                            
    within a school district; and providing for the establishment and                                                           
     implementation of a statewide early childhood education plan."                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SSHB 306 was removed from the Finance Committee and referred to                                                                 
the Rules Committee for placement on the calendar.                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
HB 364                                                                                                                        
Representative Kerttula moved that the House rescind previous action                                                            
in adopting the court rule changes (page 2651) on the following:                                                                
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 364(FIN)                                                                                              
    "An Act relating to notice and consent for a minor's abortion;                                                              
    relating to penalties for performing an abortion; relating to a                                                             
    judicial bypass procedure for an abortion; relating to coercion of a                                                        
    minor to have an abortion; relating to reporting of abortions                                                               
    performed on minors; amending Rule 220, Alaska Rules of                                                                     
    Appellate Procedure, and Rule 20, Alaska Probate Rules, relating                                                            
    to judicial bypass for an abortion; and providing for an effective                                                          
    date."                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
There was objection.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Representative Kerttula moved and asked unanimous consent to                                                                    
withdraw the motion.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Representative Kerttula gave notice of reconsideration of the vote on                                                           
CSHB 364(FIN).                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                

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HB 193                                                                                                                        
Representative Dahlstrom added her name as cosponsor to:                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
    SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 193(STA)                                                                                
    "An Act relating to the composition of the Alaska Police                                                                    
    Standards Council; and providing for an effective date."                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
SB 201                                                                                                                        
Representative Lynn added his name as cross sponsor to:                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 201(FIN)                                                                                             
    "An Act relating to the establishment and maintenance of an                                                                 
    Internet website providing public finance information; and                                                                  
    identifying the information to be available on the Internet                                                                 
    website."                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
SB 209                                                                                                                        
Representative Lynn added his name as cross sponsor to:                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
    SENATE BILL NO. 209                                                                                                         
    "An Act extending the termination date of the Alaska Commission                                                             
    on Aging; and providing for an effective date."                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
SB 214                                                                                                                        
Representatives Stoltze, Lynn, Meyer, Fairclough, Kerttula, and                                                                 
Chenault added their names as cross sponsors to:                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 214(FIN)                                                                                
    "An Act relating to hunting licenses and tags for nonresident                                                               
    members of the military service or the United States Coast Guard                                                            
    and their dependents; providing for free hunting and sport fishing                                                          
    licenses for active members of the Alaska National Guard and                                                                
    military reserves; and providing for an effective date."                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                               ENGROSSMENT                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
HCR 27                                                                                                                        
HCR 27 was engrossed, signed by the Speaker and Chief Clerk and                                                                 
transmitted to the Senate for consideration.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                

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HB 368                                                                                                                        
CSHB 368(FIN) am was engrossed, signed by the Speaker and Chief                                                                 
Clerk and transmitted to the Senate for consideration.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
SB 214                                                                                                                        
HCS CSSB 214(FIN) was engrossed, signed by the Speaker and Chief                                                                
Clerk and transmitted to the Senate for consideration.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
                              ANNOUNCEMENTS                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
With appointment of the Conference Committee on the operating                                                                   
budget, Rule 23(d) of the Uniform Rules is in effect as of April 3,                                                             
2008.                                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
House committee schedules are published daily under separate cover.                                                             
                                                                                                                                
                               ADJOURNMENT                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Representative Samuels moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                               
House adjourn until 2:00 p.m., April 6, 2008.  There being no                                                                   
objection, the House adjourned at 7:08 p.m.                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
                                             Suzi Lowell                                                                        
                                             Chief Clerk                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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                           HOUSE JOURNAL INDEX                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
HB  61        2630-2631, 2653-2655                                                                                              
HB 125  2655-2656                                                                                                               
HB 193        2631, 2657-2658, 2661                                                                                             
HB 281  2632-2633                                                                                                               
HB 306        2660                                                                                                              
HB 310  2638-2639                                                                                                               
HB 312  2639-2640                                                                                                               
HB 330  2631, 2658-2660                                                                                                         
HB 364  2650-2651, 2660                                                                                                         
HB 368  2642-2646, 2662                                                                                                         
HB 370        2630                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
HCR 27        2641, 2649, 2661                                                                                                  
HCR 28  2641-2642                                                                                                               
HCR 29        2642                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
SB  78  2633-2634                                                                                                               
SB 101        2631                                                                                                              
SB 164  2656-2657                                                                                                               
SB 196  2634-2635                                                                                                               
SB 201        2635, 2661                                                                                                        
SB 202  2635-2636                                                                                                               
SB 209        2646-2647, 2661                                                                                                   
SB 211  2636-2637                                                                                                               
SB 214        2637-2638, 2647-2649, 2661-2662                                                                                   
SB 216        2632                                                                                                              
SB 259        2638