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                               HOUSE JOURNAL                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
                         ALASKA STATE LEGISLATURE                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
                TWENTY-SEVENTH LEGISLATURE - FIRST SESSION                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Juneau, Alaska                    Monday               February 28, 2011                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                             Forty-second Day                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Pursuant to adjournment the House was called to order by Speaker                                                                
Chenault at 11:02 a.m.                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Roll call showed 36 members present.  Representatives Edgmon,                                                                   
Holmes, and Kerttula had been excused from a call of the House                                                                  
today.                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Representative Austerman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                 
Representative Johansen be excused from a call of the House today.                                                              
There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
The invocation was offered by the Chaplain, Pastor Tari Stage-Harvey                                                            
of Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church.  Representative P. Wilson                                                            
moved and asked unanimous consent that the invocation be spread on                                                              
the journal.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
     Honoring the faith of those gathered here, I offer the                                                                     
     following prayer.                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
     We remember today the many gifts that we have been given.                                                                  
                              th                                                                                                
     Today we mark the 35 anniversary of the first deposit into                                                                 
     the permanent fund-an abundance that brings great                                                                          
     responsibility.  May we be wise and generous in how we use                                                                 
     our gifts.                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
     We remember today those who are struggling for freedom in                                                                  
     Libya and Iran.  May we stand with all those whose voices are                                                              
     silenced by violence.                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                

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     We remember today those who are homeless and live in                                                                       
     substandard housing.  As the wind whips through town, open                                                                 
     our hearts to those who are most vulnerable to the wicked                                                                  
     cold.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
     We especially remember today those who are willing to serve                                                                
     their community in this legislature.  May we as citizens                                                                   
     express thanks for their time, their integrity, and their                                                                  
     discerning wisdom.  Living God, pour out upon them your                                                                    
     spirit of love, grace, and peace.  In you we pray.  Amen.                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
The Pledge of Allegiance was led by Representative Cissna.                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                       CERTIFICATION OF THE JOURNAL                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Representative Austerman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                 
                        ththst                                                                                                  
the journal for the 39, 40, and 41 legislative days be approved as                                                              
certified by the Chief Clerk.  There being no objection, it was so                                                              
ordered.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
                                 * * * * *                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Representative Munoz introduced Alanna Sharclane, Guest Page, from                                                              
Juneau.                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                              COMMUNICATIONS                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
The following was received:                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Dept. of Natural Resources                                                                                                      
Citizens' Advisory Commission on Federal Areas                                                                                  
2010 Annual Report                                                                                                              
(as required by AS 41.37.220)                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
                      REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
HB 93                                                                                                                         
The Education Committee considered:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                

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     HOUSE BILL NO. 93                                                                                                          
       "An Act relating to school gardens, greenhouses, and farms."                                                            
                                                                                                                                
and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 93(EDC)                                                                                              
     (same title)                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representative Dick, Chair, with the                                                                   
following individual recommendations:                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (3):  Cissna, Seaton, Dick                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Do not pass (1):  Feige                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Amend (1):  P. Wilson                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply to CSHB 93(EDC):                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
1.  Fiscal, Dept. of Education & Early Development                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
HB 93 was referred to the Finance Committee.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
HB 125                                                                                                                        
The Labor & Commerce Committee considered:                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE BILL NO. 125                                                                                                         
     "An Act moving the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board to the                                                                 
     Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic                                                                            
     Development and relating to duties of that department; and                                                                 
     providing for an effective date."                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 125(L&C)                                                                                             
     "An Act moving the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board to the                                                                 
     Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic                                                                            
     Development and relating to duties of that department; relating to                                                         
     the exercise of peace officer powers granted by the Alcoholic                                                              
       Beverage Control Board; and providing for an effective date."                                                           

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The report was signed by Representative Olson, Chair, with the                                                                  
following individual recommendations:                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (3):  Thompson, Saddler, Olson                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
No recommendation (2):  Holmes, Miller                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply to CSHB 125(L&C):                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
1. Fiscal, Dept. of Commerce, Community, & Economic Development                                                                 
2. Fiscal, Dept. of Commerce, Community, & Economic Development                                                                 
3. Fiscal, Dept. of Public Safety                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
HB 125 was referred to the Finance Committee.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
HB 147                                                                                                                        
The Labor & Commerce Committee considered:                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE BILL NO. 147                                                                                                         
     "An Act setting a monthly salary for the executive secretary of the                                                        
     Board of Public Accountancy."                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representative Olson, Chair, with the                                                                  
following individual recommendations:                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (5):  Thompson, Saddler, Holmes, Miller, Olson                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
1.  Zero, Dept. of Commerce, Community, & Economic Development                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
HB 147 was referred to the Finance Committee.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
                         INTRODUCTION OF CITATIONS                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The following citation was introduced and referred to the Rules                                                                 
Committee for placement on the calendar:                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Patrick Karl Lynn                                                                                                 
By Representative Feige                                                                                                         

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                INTRODUCTION, FIRST READING, AND REFERENCE                                                                   
                              OF HOUSE BILLS                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
HB 175                                                                                                                        
HOUSE BILL NO. 175 by the House Judiciary Committee, entitled:                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
     "An Act relating to an appearance before a judicial officer after                                                          
     arrest; relating to penalties for operating a vehicle without                                                              
     possessing proof of motor vehicle liability insurance or a driver's                                                        
     license; relating to penalties for certain arson offenses; amending                                                        
     Rule 5(a)(1), Alaska Rules of Criminal Procedure, and Rule                                                                 
     43.10, Alaska Rules of Administration; and providing for an                                                                
     effective date."                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
was read the first time and referred to the Judiciary and Finance                                                               
Committees.                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                    CONSIDERATION OF THE DAILY CALENDAR                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                       SECOND READING OF HOUSE BILLS                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
HB 7                                                                                                                          
The following was read the second time:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE BILL NO. 7                                                                                                           
     "An Act classifying certain synthetic cannabinoids as schedule IIA                                                         
     controlled substances; and providing for an effective date."                                                               
                                                                                                                                
with the:                                                     Journal Page                                                      
                                                                                                                                
 JUD RPT CS(JUD) NT 6DP                                                 250                                                     
 FN1: ZERO(LAW)                                                         251                                                     
 FN2: INDETERMINATE(COR)                                                251                                                     
 FN3: (DPS)                                                             251                                                     
 FIN RPT CS(JUD) NT 7DP 1NR 1AM                                         338                                                     
 FN4: ZERO(H.FIN/DPS)                                                   339                                                     
 FN5: ZERO(LAW)                                                         339                                                     
 FN6: INDETERMINATE(COR)                                                339                                                     
                                                                                                                                

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Representative Austerman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                 
the following committee substitute be adopted in lieu of the original                                                           
bill:                                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 7(JUD)                                                                                               
     "An Act classifying certain substances as schedule IIIA controlled                                                         
     substances; and providing for an effective date."                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Representative Austerman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                 
CSHB 7(JUD) be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading,                                                                 
and placed on final passage.  There being no objection, it was so                                                               
ordered.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 7(JUD) was read the third time.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall CSHB 7(JUD) pass the House?"  The roll                                                              
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 7(JUD)                                                                                                                     
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  36   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  4   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Austerman, Chenault, Cissna, Costello, Dick, Doogan,                                                                     
Fairclough, Feige, Foster, Gara, Gardner, Gatto, Gruenberg,                                                                     
Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron, Johnson, Joule, Kawasaki, Keller, Lynn,                                                             
Miller, Millett, Munoz, Neuman, Olson, Petersen, Pruitt, Saddler,                                                               
Seaton, Stoltze, Thomas, Thompson, Tuck, P.Wilson, T.Wilson                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Edgmon, Holmes, Johansen, Kerttula                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
And so, CSHB 7(JUD) passed the House.                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Representative Austerman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                 
the roll call on the passage of the bill be considered the roll call on the                                                     
effective date clause.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 7(JUD) was referred to the Chief Clerk for engrossment.                                                                    
                                                                                                                                

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**Representative Millett, who was excused (page 326), left the                                                                  
Chamber.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                       THIRD READING OF HOUSE BILLS                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HB 3                                                                                                                          
The following, which was advanced to third reading from the February                                                            
25, 2011, calendar (page 345), was read the third time:                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 3(STA)                                                                                               
     "An Act relating to issuance of driver's licenses."                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Representative Gardner moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                   
CSHB 3(STA) be returned to second reading for the specific purpose                                                              
of considering Amendment No. 1.  There being no objection, it was so                                                            
ordered.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 1 was offered by Representatives Gardner and                                                                      
Gruenberg:                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 9:                                                                                                                 
     Delete "may"                                                                                                               
     Insert "shall"                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Representative Gardner moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                   
Amendment No. 1 be adopted.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Representative Stoltze objected.                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall Amendment No. 1 be adopted?"  The roll                                                              
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 3(STA)                                                                                                                     
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 1                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  10   NAYS:  24   EXCUSED:  5   ABSENT:  1                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Cissna, Doogan, Gara, Gardner, Gruenberg, Guttenberg,                                                                    
Kawasaki, Miller, Petersen, Tuck                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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Nays:  Austerman, Chenault, Costello, Dick, Fairclough, Feige, Foster,                                                          
Gatto, Hawker, Herron, Johnson, Keller, Lynn, Munoz, Neuman,                                                                    
Olson, Pruitt, Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Thomas, Thompson, P.Wilson,                                                            
T.Wilson                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Edgmon, Holmes, Johansen, Kerttula, Millett                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Joule                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
And so, Amendment No. 1 was not adopted.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall CSHB 3(STA) pass the House?"  The roll                                                              
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 3(STA)                                                                                                                     
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  32   NAYS:  2   EXCUSED:  5   ABSENT:  1                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Austerman, Chenault, Cissna, Costello, Dick, Doogan,                                                                     
Fairclough, Feige, Foster, Gara, Gardner, Gatto, Guttenberg, Hawker,                                                            
Herron, Johnson, Kawasaki, Keller, Lynn, Miller, Munoz, Neuman,                                                                 
Olson, Pruitt, Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Thomas, Thompson, Tuck,                                                                
P.Wilson, T.Wilson                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Gruenberg, Petersen                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Edgmon, Holmes, Johansen, Kerttula, Millett                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Joule                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
And so, CSHB 3(STA) passed the House.                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Representative Lynn gave notice of reconsideration of the vote on                                                               
CSHB 3(STA).                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                              RECONSIDERATION                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HB 3                                                                                                                          
Representative Lynn moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                      
reconsideration of CSHB 3(STA) be taken up on the same day.  There                                                              
being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 3(STA) was again before the House in third reading.                                                                        

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The question to be reconsidered:  "Shall CSHB 3(STA) pass the                                                                   
House?"  The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 3(STA)                                                                                                                     
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
Reconsideration                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  33   NAYS:  2   EXCUSED:  5   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Austerman, Chenault, Costello, Dick, Doogan, Fairclough,                                                                 
Feige, Foster, Gara, Gardner, Gatto, Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron,                                                                
Johnson, Joule, Kawasaki, Keller, Lynn, Miller, Munoz, Neuman,                                                                  
Olson, Petersen, Pruitt, Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Thomas, Thompson,                                                            
Tuck, P.Wilson, T.Wilson                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Cissna, Gruenberg                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Edgmon, Holmes, Johansen, Kerttula, Millett                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
And so, CSHB 3(STA) passed the House on reconsideration and was                                                                 
referred to the Chief Clerk for engrossment.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                    CONSIDERATION OF THE DAILY CALENDAR                                                                      
                                (continued)                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                    SECOND READING OF HOUSE RESOLUTIONS                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
HJR 9                                                                                                                         
The following was read the second time:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 9                                                                                               
     Urging the United States Congress to pass legislation to open the                                                          
     coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil and gas                                                        
     exploration, development, and production.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
with the:                                                     Journal Page                                                      
                                                                                                                                
 RES RPT CS(RES) NT 9DP                                                 338                                                     
 FN1: ZERO(LEG)                                                         338                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Representative Austerman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                 
the following committee substitute be adopted in lieu of the original                                                           
resolution:                                                                                                                     

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     CS FOR HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 9(RES)                                                                                   
     Urging the United States Congress to pass legislation to open the                                                          
     coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil and gas                                                        
     exploration, development, and production; relating to oil and gas                                                          
     exploration, development, production, and royalties; and relating                                                          
     to renewable and alternative energy technologies.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Representative Austerman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                 
CSHJR 9(RES) be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading,                                                                
and placed on final passage.  There being no objection, it was so                                                               
ordered.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
CSHJR 9(RES) was read the third time.                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall CSHJR 9(RES) pass the House?"  The roll                                                             
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSHJR 9(RES)                                                                                                                    
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  34   NAYS:  1   EXCUSED:  5   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Austerman, Chenault, Costello, Dick, Doogan, Fairclough,                                                                 
Feige, Foster, Gara, Gardner, Gatto, Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Hawker,                                                             
Herron, Johnson, Joule, Kawasaki, Keller, Lynn, Miller, Munoz,                                                                  
Neuman, Olson, Petersen, Pruitt, Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Thomas,                                                              
Thompson, Tuck, P.Wilson, T.Wilson                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Cissna                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Edgmon, Holmes, Johansen, Kerttula, Millett                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
And so, CSHJR 9(RES) passed the House and was referred to the                                                                   
Chief Clerk for engrossment.                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HCR 6                                                                                                                         
The following was read the second time:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                

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     HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 6                                                                                          
     Proclaiming the month of April 2011 to be Sexual Assault                                                                   
     Awareness Month.                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The Rules Committee submitted the following fiscal note:                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
1.  Zero, House Rules Committee                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall HCR 6 pass the House?"  The roll was                                                                
taken with the following result:                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HCR 6                                                                                                                           
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  34   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  5   ABSENT:  1                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Austerman, Chenault, Cissna, Costello, Dick, Doogan,                                                                     
Fairclough, Feige, Foster, Gara, Gardner, Gatto, Gruenberg,                                                                     
Guttenberg, Hawker, Johnson, Joule, Kawasaki, Keller, Lynn, Miller,                                                             
Munoz, Neuman, Olson, Petersen, Pruitt, Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze,                                                               
Thomas, Thompson, Tuck, P.Wilson, T.Wilson                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Edgmon, Holmes, Johansen, Kerttula, Millett                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Herron                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
And so, HCR 6 passed the House and was referred to the Chief Clerk                                                              
for engrossment.                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                   SECOND READING OF SENATE RESOLUTIONS                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
SCR 6                                                                                                                         
The following was read the second time:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
     SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 6                                                                                         
     Authorizing a recess by the Senate for a period of more than three                                                         
     days, those days being March 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6 of 2011.                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall SCR 6 pass the House?"  The roll was                                                                
taken with the following result:                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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SCR 6                                                                                                                           
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  32   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  5   ABSENT:  3                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Austerman, Chenault, Cissna, Costello, Doogan, Fairclough,                                                               
Feige, Foster, Gara, Gardner, Gatto, Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Hawker,                                                             
Johnson, Joule, Kawasaki, Keller, Lynn, Miller, Munoz, Neuman,                                                                  
Olson, Pruitt, Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Thomas, Thompson, Tuck,                                                                
P.Wilson, T.Wilson                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Edgmon, Holmes, Johansen, Kerttula, Millett                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Dick, Herron, Petersen                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Hawker changed from "Nay" to "Yea".                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
And so, SCR 6 passed the House, was signed by the Speaker and                                                                   
Chief Clerk, and returned to the Senate.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
                           LEGISLATIVE CITATIONS                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Representative Austerman 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 - The Legacy of Charles Willis "Bill" Snedden                                                                          
By Senator Thomas; Representatives Chenault, Cissna, Costello, Dick,                                                            
Doogan, Edgmon, Fairclough, Feige, Foster, Gara, Gardner, Gatto,                                                                
Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron, Holmes, Johnson, Joule,                                                                  
Kawasaki, Keller, Kerttula, Lynn, Miller, Millett, Munoz, Neuman,                                                               
Olson, Petersen, Pruitt, Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Thomas, Thompson,                                                            
Tuck, P. Wilson, T. Wilson                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Howard Verrue Elliott                                                                                             
By Senator Hoffman; Representatives Herron, Chenault, Cissna,                                                                   
Costello, Dick, Doogan, Edgmon, Fairclough, Feige, Foster, Gara,                                                                
Gardner, Gatto, Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Hawker, Holmes, Johnson,                                                                 
Joule, Kawasaki, Keller, Kerttula, Lynn, Miller, Millett, Munoz,                                                                
Neuman, Olson, Petersen, Pruitt, Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Thomas,                                                              
Thompson, Tuck, P. Wilson, T. Wilson                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                

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                            UNFINISHED BUSINESS                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Representative Austerman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                 
the following members be excused from a call of the House.  There                                                               
being no objection, the members were excused as noted:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Representative Olson - from 7:00 a.m., March 2 to 10:00 p.m.,                                                                   
March 6                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Representative Thomas - from 8:00 a.m., March 3 to 11:00 p.m.,                                                                  
March 6                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Representative Hawker - from 11:00 a.m., March 3 to 2:00 p.m.,                                                                  
March 8                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Representative T. Wilson - from 7:00 a.m., March 2 to 10:00 p.m.,                                                               
March 6                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Representative Kawasaki - from 8:00 p.m., February 28 to 8:00 a.m.,                                                             
March 7 (amended from page 347)                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Representative Munoz - from 7:00 a.m., March 3 to 7:00 p.m.,                                                                    
March 6                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Representative Austerman - from 1:00 p.m., March 1 to 11:00 p.m.,                                                               
March 6                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Representative Joule - from noon, March 2 to 3:00 p.m., March 7                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Representative Gara - from 7:00 p.m., March 4 to 10:30 a.m., March 7                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Representative Chenault - from 11:30 a.m., March 2 to 10:00 p.m.,                                                               
March 7                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Representative Doogan - from 5:00 p.m., March 11 to 10:00 p.m.,                                                                 
March 13                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Representative Chenault - withdrawal of excused absence from noon,                                                              
March 25 to 9:30 p.m., March 28 (page 347)                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                

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Representative Fairclough - from 7:00 p.m., March 1 to 9:30 p.m.,                                                               
March 6                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
HCR 6                                                                                                                         
Representatives Austerman, Johansen, Johnson, Stoltze, Tuck, Herron,                                                            
Olson, Lynn, Seaton, and Pruitt added their names as cosponsors to:                                                             
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 6                                                                                          
     Proclaiming the month of April 2011 to be Sexual Assault                                                                   
     Awareness Month.                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
HJR 8                                                                                                                         
Representative Austerman added his name as cosponsor to:                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 8                                                                                               
     Urging the United States Food and Drug Administration to deny                                                              
     an application to sell genetically engineered salmon in the United                                                         
     States; urging compliance with the provision of P.L. 110-85 (Food                                                          
     and Drug Administration Amendments Act of 2007) that requires                                                              
     the Commissioner of Food and Drugs to consult with the National                                                            
     Marine Fisheries Service of the National Oceanic and                                                                       
     Atmospheric Administration regarding a report on environmental                                                             
     risks associated with genetically engineered seafood products; and                                                         
     urging that product labeling requirements include the words                                                                
     "Genetically Modified" prominently displayed on the front of the                                                           
     package if the application is approved by the United States Food                                                           
     and Drug Administration.                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
HJR 9                                                                                                                         
Representatives Johansen, Millett, Feige, T. Wilson, Herron, Petersen,                                                          
Saddler, Olson, Neuman, Tuck, Fairclough, Seaton, and Keller added                                                              
their names as cosponsors to:                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 9(RES)                                                                                   
     Urging the United States Congress to pass legislation to open the                                                          
     coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil and gas                                                        
     exploration, development, and production; relating to oil and gas                                                          
     exploration, development, production, and royalties; and relating                                                          
     to renewable and alternative energy technologies.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                

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HB 3                                                                                                                          
Representatives Johansen and Feige added their names as cosponsors                                                              
to:                                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 3(STA)                                                                                               
     "An Act relating to issuance of driver's licenses."                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HB 7                                                                                                                          
Representatives Johansen, Johnson, Petersen, Doogan, Tuck, and                                                                  
P. Wilson added their names as cosponsors to:                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 7(JUD)                                                                                               
     "An Act classifying certain substances as schedule IIIA controlled                                                         
     substances; and providing for an effective date."                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HB 98                                                                                                                         
Representative Johansen added his name as cosponsor to:                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE BILL NO. 98                                                                                                          
     "An Act relating to display, folding, presentment, and retirement                                                          
     of the state flag."                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HB 144                                                                                                                        
Representative Johnson added his name as cosponsor to:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE BILL NO. 144                                                                                                         
     "An Act requiring the Department of Natural Resources annually                                                             
     to deliver to the legislature and the governor a report on fishing                                                         
     stream access."                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HB 166                                                                                                                        
Representative Joule added his name as cosponsor to:                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE BILL NO. 166                                                                                                         
     "An Act relating to performance reviews and audits of executive                                                            
     branch agencies, the University of Alaska, and the Alaska Court                                                            
     System; and providing for an effective date."                                                                              
                                                                                                                                

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                                ENGROSSMENT                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
HCR 6                                                                                                                         
HCR 6 was engrossed, signed by the Speaker and Chief Clerk, and                                                                 
transmitted to the Senate for consideration.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
HJR 9                                                                                                                         
CSHJR 9(RES) was engrossed, signed by the Speaker and Chief                                                                     
Clerk, and transmitted to the Senate for consideration.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
HB 3                                                                                                                          
CSHB 3(STA) was engrossed, signed by the Speaker and Chief Clerk,                                                               
and transmitted to the Senate for consideration.                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HB 7                                                                                                                          
CSHB 7(JUD) was engrossed, signed by the Speaker and Chief Clerk,                                                               
and transmitted to the Senate for consideration.                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                               ANNOUNCEMENTS                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
House committee schedules are published under separate cover.                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
                                ADJOURNMENT                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Representative Austerman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                 
the House adjourn until 10:30 a.m., March 3, 2011, for a technical                                                              
session.  There being no objection, the House adjourned at 12:54 p.m.                                                           
                                                                                                                                
                                              Suzi Lowell                                                                       
                                              Chief Clerk