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2011-03-25 House Journal

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                               HOUSE JOURNAL                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
                         ALASKA STATE LEGISLATURE                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
                TWENTY-SEVENTH LEGISLATURE - FIRST SESSION                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Juneau, Alaska                     Friday                 March 25, 2011                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                             Sixty-seventh Day                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Pursuant to adjournment the House was called to order by Speaker                                                                
Chenault at 10:35 a.m.                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Roll call showed 36 members present.  Representative Thomas had                                                                 
been excused from a call of the House today.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
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 Gruenberg - today                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Representative Olson - today                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Representative Kerttula - from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., today                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Representative Munoz - from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., today                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Representative Thompson - from today to March 28                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The invocation was offered by the Chaplain, David Dierdorff of                                                                  
Juneau Unitarian Universalist Fellowship.  Representative P. Wilson                                                             
moved and asked unanimous consent that the invocation be spread on                                                              
the journal.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
            My words this morning were written by the Rev. Jane                                                                
          Rzepka, who recently received the prestigious Award for                                                              
     Distinguished Service from our denomination.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                

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     Please join me in reverence.                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
     O Spirit of Life and Renewal, we have wintered enough,                                                                     
     mourned enough, oppressed ourselves enough.  Our souls are                                                                 
     too long cold and buried, our dreams all but forgotten, our                                                                
     hopes unheard.  We are waiting to rise from the dead.                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
     In this, the season of steady rebirth, we awaken to the power                                                              
     so abundant, so holy, that returns each year through earth and                                                             
     sky.  We will find our hearts again and our good spirits.  We                                                              
     will love and believe and give and wonder and feel again the                                                               
     eternal powers.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
     The flow of life moves ever onward through one faithful                                                                    
     spring and another and now another; may we be forever                                                                      
     grateful.  Alleluia.  Amen.                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The Pledge of Allegiance was led by Representative Neuman.                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                       CERTIFICATION OF THE JOURNAL                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Representative Austerman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                 
                          thth                                                                                                  
the journal for the 65 and 66 legislative days be approved as                                                                   
certified by the Chief Clerk.  There being no objection, it was so                                                              
ordered.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
                                 * * * * *                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Representative Guttenberg introduced Kira O'Donoghue, Guest Page,                                                               
from Fairbanks.                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Representative Miller introduced Cortney Bue, Guest Page, from                                                                  
Fairbanks.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Representative Munoz introduced Elliot and Lars Gifford, Guest                                                                  
Pages, from Juneau.                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Representative Holmes introduced Alexandrea Lorentz, Guest Page,                                                                
from Anchorage.                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                

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                         MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HB 98                                                                                                                         
A message dated March 23, 2011, was read stating the Senate passed                                                              
HB 98 with the following amendment, and it is transmitted for                                                                   
consideration:                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
     SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 98(STA)                                                                                       
     "An Act relating to display, folding, presentment, and retirement                                                          
     of the state flag."                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
HB 98 is under Unfinished Business.                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
                              COMMUNICATIONS                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Letters of disclosure, as required by AS 24.60, were published in                                                               
House Journal Supplement No. 2 and House and Senate Joint Journal                                                               
Supplement No. 6.                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
The following was received:                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Dept. of Transportation & Public Facilities                                                                                     
Division of Measurement Standards and                                                                                           
Commercial Vehicle Enforcement                                                                                                  
2010 Annual Report                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
                      REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
The Resources Committee reviewed the qualifications of the following                                                            
and recommends the appointment be forwarded to a joint session for                                                              
consideration:                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                               Dan Sullivan                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
as Commissioner of the Department of Natural Resources.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representatives Seaton and Feige, Co-                                                                  
chairs; and Representatives Gardner, Foster, Munoz, Kawasaki, Dick,                                                             
Herron, and P. Wilson.                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                

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HB 87                                                                                                                         
The Judiciary Committee considered:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE BILL NO. 87                                                                                                          
     "An Act relating to penalties for antitrust violations."                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 87(L&C)                                                                                              
     "An Act relating to civil and criminal penalties for antitrust                                                             
     violations."                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representative Gatto, Chair, with the                                                                  
following individual recommendations:                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (3):  Holmes, Thompson, Gruenberg                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
No recommendation (3):  Pruitt, Lynn, Gatto                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply to CSHB 87(L&C):                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
1.  Zero, Dept. of Law                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HB 87 was referred to the Rules Committee for placement on the                                                                  
calendar.                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
**Representative Kawasaki, who was excused (page 495), left the                                                                 
Chamber.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
HB 88                                                                                                                         
The State Affairs Committee considered:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE BILL NO. 88                                                                                                          
     "An Act prohibiting a court, arbitrator, mediator, administrative                                                          
     agency, or enforcement authority from applying a law, rule, or                                                             
     provision of an agreement that violates an individual's right under                                                        
     the Constitution of the State of Alaska or the United States                                                               
     Constitution."                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                

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     CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 88(STA)                                                                                              
     (same title)                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representative Lynn, Chair, with the                                                                   
following individual recommendations:                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (3):  P. Wilson, Keller, Lynn                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Do not pass (2):  Gruenberg, Seaton                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
No recommendation (2):  Johansen, Petersen                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply to CSHB 88(STA):                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
1.  Indeterminate, Dept. of Law                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
HB 88 was referred to the Judiciary Committee.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
HB 158                                                                                                                        
The Transportation Committee considered:                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE BILL NO. 158                                                                                                         
     "An Act relating to the authority and obligations of the Knik Arm                                                          
     Bridge and Toll Authority, to bonds of the authority, and to                                                               
     reserve funds of the authority; authorizing the state to provide                                                           
     support for certain obligations of the authority; relating to taxes                                                        
     and assessments on a person that is a party to an agreement with                                                           
       the authority; and establishing the Knik Arm Crossing fund."                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representative P. Wilson, Chair, with the                                                              
following individual recommendations:                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
No recommendation (4):  Feige, Pruitt, Petersen, Gruenberg                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Amend (2):  Munoz, P. Wilson                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
1.  Zero, Dept. of Transportation & Public Facilities                                                                           
                                                                                                                                

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HB 158 was referred to the Finance Committee.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
                       REPORTS OF SPECIAL COMMITTEES                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
HJR 23                                                                                                                        
The House Special Committee on Energy considered:                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 23                                                                                              
     Urging the United States Congress to classify hydroelectric power                                                          
     as a renewable and alternative energy source.                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representatives Pruitt and Foster, Co-chairs,                                                          
with the following individual recommendations:                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (4):  Lynn, Saddler, Pruitt, Foster                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Amend (2):  Tuck, Petersen                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
1.  Zero, Legislative Agency                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
HJR 23 was referred to the Rules Committee for placement on the                                                                 
calendar.                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
HB 160                                                                                                                        
The House Special Committee on Economic Development, Trade, &                                                                   
Tourism considered:                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE BILL NO. 160                                                                                                         
     "An Act establishing and relating to the Alaska visitor industry                                                           
     investment fund; relating to matching funds for state tourism                                                              
     marketing contracts with qualified trade associations; and                                                                 
     providing for an effective date."                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 160(EDT)                                                                                             
     "An Act relating to state tourism marketing contracts with                                                                 
     qualified trade associations; creating and relating to the Alaska                                                          

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     Promotion and Marketing Task Force; and providing for an                                                                   
     effective date."                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representative Herron, Chair, with the                                                                 
following individual recommendations:                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (4):  Thompson, Munoz, Foster, Herron                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
No recommendation (2):  Tuck, Keller                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Amend (1):  Gardner                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply to CSHB 160(EDT):                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
1. Fiscal, Dept. of Commerce, Community, & Economic Development                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
HB 160 was referred to the Finance Committee.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
                         INTRODUCTION OF CITATIONS                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The following citations were introduced and referred to the Rules                                                               
Committee for placement on the calendar:                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Jeremiah Klejka, 2011 Junior Iditarod Sled Dog Race                                                                  
Champion                                                                                                                        
By Representative Herron; Senator Hoffman                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Jodi Bailey, Rookie Yukon Quest and Iditarod Finisher                                                                
By Representative Miller                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Regent Erik Drygas                                                                                                   
By Representative Kawasaki; Senator Paskvan                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Mary Putman                                                                                                       
By Representative Gara; Senator Ellis                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Cecile Costello                                                                                                   
By Senator Stevens; Representative Austerman                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Eugene Sundberg                                                                                                   
By Senator Stevens; Representative Austerman                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                

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In Memoriam - Carl Carlson                                                                                                      
By Senator Stevens; Representative Austerman                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Ginny Sargent                                                                                                     
By Senator Stevens; Representative Austerman                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Oscar Watsjold                                                                                                    
By Senator Stevens; Representative Seaton                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
                INTRODUCTION, FIRST READING, AND REFERENCE                                                                   
                           OF HOUSE RESOLUTIONS                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
HJR 24                                                                                                                        
HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 24 by Representative P. Wilson:                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
     Urging the United States Congress to reauthorize the Secure Rural                                                          
     Schools and Communities Self-Determination Act of 2000.                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
was read the first time and referred to the Community & Regional                                                                
Affairs Committee.                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
**Representative Johnson, who was excused (page 562), left the                                                                  
Chamber.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                INTRODUCTION, FIRST READING, AND REFERENCE                                                                   
                              OF HOUSE BILLS                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
HB 206                                                                                                                        
HOUSE BILL NO. 206 by the House Labor and Commerce                                                                              
Committee, entitled:                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
     "An Act relating to the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board; and                                                              
     providing for an effective date."                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
was read the first time and referred to the Finance Committee.                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
HB 207                                                                                                                        
HOUSE BILL NO. 207 by the House Education Committee, entitled:                                                                  
                                                                                                                                

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     "An Act establishing a program in the Department of Education                                                              
     and Early Development to provide grants to improve teacher                                                                 
     retention rates in school districts."                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
was read the first time and referred to the Education and Finance                                                               
Committees.                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
HB 208                                                                                                                        
HOUSE BILL NO. 208 by the House Education Committee, entitled:                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
     "An Act relating to targeted funding for low-performing public                                                             
     schools."                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
was read the first time and referred to the Education and Finance                                                               
Committees.                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
HB 209                                                                                                                        
HOUSE BILL NO. 209 by Representatives Herron and Kerttula,                                                                      
entitled:                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
     "An Act requiring a health care insurer to provide coverage for                                                            
     tobacco cessation treatment."                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
was read the first time and referred to the Health & Social Services                                                            
and Labor & Commerce Committees.                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                    CONSIDERATION OF THE DAILY CALENDAR                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                       SECOND READING OF HOUSE BILLS                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
HB 116                                                                                                                        
The following was read the second time:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE BILL NO. 116                                                                                                         
     "An Act making a corrective amendment to the Alaska Statutes as                                                            
     recommended by the revisor of statutes by correcting the spelling                                                          
     of 'lorazepam' and providing an applicability section; and                                                                 
     providing for an effective date."                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                

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with the:                                                     Journal Page                                                      
                                                                                                                                
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 FN1: ZERO(LAW)                                                         289                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 1 was offered by Representatives Johnson and Pruitt:                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 1 (title amendment):                                                                                               
     Delete "a corrective amendment"                                                                                          
     Insert "corrective amendments"                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 2 (title amendment):                                                                                               
     Delete "spelling of"                                                                                                     
     Insert "spellings of 'oxymorphone' and"                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, following line 4:                                                                                                       
     Insert a new bill section to read:                                                                                         
"* Section 1. AS 11.71.140(b) is amended to read:                                                                             
         (b)  Schedule IA includes, unless specifically excepted or                                                             
     listed in another schedule, any of the following substances                                                                
     whether produced directly or indirectly by extraction from                                                                 
     substances of vegetable origin, or independently by means of                                                               
     chemical synthesis, or by a combination of extraction and                                                                  
     chemical synthesis:                                                                                                        
              (1)  opium and opiate, and any salt, compound,                                                                    
     derivative, or preparation of opium or opiate, excluding                                                                   
     apomorphine, dextrorphan, nalbuphine, nalmefene, naloxone, and                                                             
     naltrexone, and their respective salts, but including the following:                                                       
                  (A)  raw opium;                                                                                               
                  (B)  opium extracts;                                                                                          
                  (C)  opium fluid extracts;                                                                                    
                  (D)  powdered opium;                                                                                          
                  (E)  granulated opium;                                                                                        
                  (F)  tincture of opium;                                                                                       
                  (G)  codeine;                                                                                                 
                  (H)  ethylmorphine;                                                                                           
                  (I)  etorphine hydrochloride;                                                                                 
                  (J)  hydrocodone;                                                                                             
                  (K)  hydromorphone;                                                                                           
                  (L)  metopon;                                                                                                 

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                  (M)  morphine;                                                                                                
                  (N)  oxycodone;                                                                                               
                  (O)  oxymorphone [OXYMORPHINE];                                                                           
                  (P)  thebaine;                                                                                                
              (2)  any salt, compound, derivative, or preparation of a                                                          
     substance included in (b)(1) of this section which is chemically                                                           
     equivalent or identical to any of the substances referred to in                                                            
     (b)(1) of this section; however, these substances do not include the                                                       
     isoquinoline alkaloids of opium;                                                                                           
              (3)  opium poppy and poppy straw;                                                                                 
              (4)  concentrate of poppy straw which is the crude extract                                                        
     of poppy straw in either liquid, solid, or powder form which                                                               
     contains the phennanthrine alkaloids of the opium poppy;                                                                   
              (5)  2-methylamino-1-phenylpropan-1-one, also known as                                                            
     methcathinone and cat."                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 5:                                                                                                                 
     Delete "Section 1."                                                                                                      
     Insert "Sec. 2."                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, line 28:                                                                                                                
     Following "APPLICABILITY.":                                                                                                
     Insert "AS 11.71.140(b)(1)(O), as amended by sec. 1 of this Act,                                                           
corrects a typographical error in the spelling of "oxymorphone" that                                                            
has existed since its adoption in Ch. 45, SLA 1982."                                                                            
     Delete "sec. 1"                                                                                                            
     Insert "sec. 2"                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, line 30:                                                                                                                
     Following "SLA 1982.":                                                                                                     
     Insert "AS 11.71.140(b)(1)(O), as amended by sec. 1 of this Act,                                                           
and"                                                                                                                            
     Delete "sec. 1 of this Act, applies"                                                                                       
     Insert "sec. 2 of this Act, apply"                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                    
Amendment No. 1 be adopted.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                

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Representative Doogan objected and withdrew the objection.  There                                                               
being no further objection, Amendment No. 1 was adopted, and the                                                                
new title follows:                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE BILL NO. 116 am                                                                                                      
     "An Act making corrective amendments to the Alaska Statutes as                                                             
     recommended by the revisor of statutes by correcting the spellings                                                         
     of 'oxymorphone' and 'lorazepam' and providing an applicability                                                            
     section; and providing for an effective date."                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Representative Austerman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                 
HB 116 am be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading, and                                                               
placed on final passage.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HB 116 am was read the third time.                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall HB 116 am pass the House?"  The roll was                                                            
taken with the following result:                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HB 116 am                                                                                                                       
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  34   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  6   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Austerman, Chenault, Cissna, Costello, Dick, Doogan,                                                                     
Edgmon, Fairclough, Feige, Foster, Gara, Gardner, Gatto, Guttenberg,                                                            
Hawker, Herron, Holmes, Johansen, Joule, Keller, Kerttula, Lynn,                                                                
Miller, Millett, Munoz, Neuman, Petersen, Pruitt, Saddler, Seaton,                                                              
Stoltze, Tuck, P.Wilson, T.Wilson                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Gruenberg, Johnson, Kawasaki, Olson, Thomas, Thompson                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
And so, HB 116 am 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.                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HB 116 am was referred to the Chief Clerk for engrossment.                                                                      
                                                                                                                                

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HB 189                                                                                                                        
The following was read the second time:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE BILL NO. 189                                                                                                         
     "An Act relating to the Alaska Gasline Development Corporation                                                             
     and creating an exception to the public records statute for                                                                
     information provided to the Alaska Gasline Development                                                                     
     Corporation; amending the composition of the Joint In-State                                                                
     Gasline Development Team; and providing for an effective date."                                                            
                                                                                                                                
with the:                                                     Journal Page                                                      
                                                                                                                                
 RES RPT CS(RES) 4DP 3NR                                                549                                                     
 FN1: ZERO(REV)                                                         549                                                     
                                                                                                                                
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. 189(RES)                                                                                             
     (same title)                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Representative Austerman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                 
CSHB 189(RES) be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading,                                                               
and placed on final passage.                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
There was objection.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 189(RES) will advance to third reading on the March 28, 2011,                                                              
calendar.                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
                       THIRD READING OF HOUSE BILLS                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HB 24                                                                                                                         
The Speaker stated that, without objection, the following, which was                                                            
advanced to third reading from the March 23, 2011, calendar                                                                     
(page 554), would be held to the March 28, 2011, calendar:                                                                      
                                                                                                                                

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     CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 24(FIN)                                                                                              
     "An Act extending the termination date of the Regulatory                                                                   
     Commission of Alaska; and providing for an effective date."                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                    SECOND READING OF HOUSE RESOLUTIONS                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
HCR 1                                                                                                                         
The following was read the second time:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 1                                                                                          
     Proclaiming November 2011 to be Pancreatic Cancer Awareness                                                                
     Month.                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
with the:                                                     Journal Page                                                      
                                                                                                                                
 HSS RPT CS(HSS) 7DP                                                    445                                                     
 FN1: ZERO(LEG)                                                         445                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Representative Austerman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                 
the following committee substitute be adopted in lieu of the original                                                           
resolution:                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
               CS FOR HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 1(HSS)                                                                   
     (same title)                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall CSHCR 1(HSS) pass the House?"  The                                                                  
roll was taken with the following result:                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
CSHCR 1(HSS)                                                                                                                    
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  34   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  6   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Austerman, Chenault, Cissna, Costello, Dick, Doogan,                                                                     
Edgmon, Fairclough, Feige, Foster, Gara, Gardner, Gatto, Guttenberg,                                                            
Hawker, Herron, Holmes, Johansen, Joule, Keller, Kerttula, Lynn,                                                                
Miller, Millett, Munoz, Neuman, Petersen, Pruitt, Saddler, Seaton,                                                              
Stoltze, Tuck, P.Wilson, T.Wilson                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                

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Excused:  Gruenberg, Johnson, Kawasaki, Olson, Thomas, Thompson                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
And so, CSHCR 1(HSS) passed the House and was referred to the                                                                   
Chief Clerk for engrossment.                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HCR 3                                                                                                                         
The following was read the second time:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 3                                                                                          
     Relating to promoting the safety and protection of older Alaskans.                                                         
                                                                                                                                
with the:                                                     Journal Page                                                      
                                                                                                                                
 HSS RPT CS(HSS) 7DP                                                    445                                                     
 FN1: ZERO(LEG)                                                         446                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Representative Austerman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                 
the following committee substitute be adopted in lieu of the original                                                           
resolution:                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
               CS FOR HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 3(HSS)                                                                   
     (same title)                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 1 was offered by Representative Munoz:                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Page 3, line 13, following "services,":                                                                                         
     Insert "centers for independent living,"                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Representative Munoz moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                     
Amendment No. 1 be adopted.  There being no objection, it was so                                                                
ordered.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall CSHCR 3(HSS) am pass the House?"  The                                                               
roll was taken with the following result:                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                

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CSHCR 3(HSS) am                                                                                                                 
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  34   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  6   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Austerman, Chenault, Cissna, Costello, Dick, Doogan,                                                                     
Edgmon, Fairclough, Feige, Foster, Gara, Gardner, Gatto, Guttenberg,                                                            
Hawker, Herron, Holmes, Johansen, Joule, Keller, Kerttula, Lynn,                                                                
Miller, Millett, Munoz, Neuman, Petersen, Pruitt, Saddler, Seaton,                                                              
Stoltze, Tuck, P.Wilson, T.Wilson                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Gruenberg, Johnson, Kawasaki, Olson, Thomas, Thompson                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
And so, CSHCR 3(HSS) am passed the House and was referred to the                                                                
Chief Clerk for engrossment.                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                           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 - Olivia Pfeifer, 2011 Prudential Spirit of Community                                                                  
Award                                                                                                                           
By Senator Wagoner; Representatives Olson, Chenault, Cissna,                                                                    
Costello, Dick, Doogan, Edgmon, Fairclough, Feige, Foster, Gara,                                                                
Gardner, Gatto, Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron, Holmes,                                                                  
Johansen, Johnson, Joule, Kawasaki, Keller, Kerttula, Lynn, Miller,                                                             
Millett, Munoz, Neuman, Petersen, Pruitt, Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze,                                                             
Thomas, Thompson, Tuck, P. Wilson, T. Wilson                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Dennis McMillan                                                                                                      
By Senator Ellis; Representatives Gruenberg, Chenault, Cissna,                                                                  
Costello, Dick, Doogan, Edgmon, Fairclough, Feige, Foster, Gara,                                                                
Gardner, Gatto, Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron, Holmes, Johansen,                                                                   
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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In Memoriam - Jean Williams                                                                                                     
By Representatives Guttenberg, Gara, Chenault, Cissna, Costello,                                                                
Dick, Doogan, Edgmon, Fairclough, Feige, Foster, Gardner, Gatto,                                                                
Gruenberg, Hawker, Herron, Holmes, Johansen, 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 - Ronald Dean "Ron" Young                                                                                           
By Representatives Thompson, Chenault, Cissna, Costello, Dick,                                                                  
Doogan, Edgmon, Fairclough, Feige, Foster, Gara, Gardner, Gatto,                                                                
Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron, Holmes, Johansen, Johnson,                                                               
Joule, Kawasaki, Keller, Kerttula, Lynn, Miller, Millett, Munoz,                                                                
Neuman, Olson, Petersen, Pruitt, Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Thomas,                                                              
Tuck, P. Wilson, T. Wilson                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Michael Robert Cathey                                                                                             
By Senator Stevens; Representatives Austerman, Chenault, Cissna,                                                                
Costello, Dick, Doogan, Edgmon, Fairclough, Feige, Foster, Gara,                                                                
Gardner, Gatto, Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron, Holmes,                                                                  
Johansen, 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 - Jerry Dixon                                                                                                       
By Senator Stevens; Representatives Seaton, Chenault, Cissna,                                                                   
Costello, Dick, Doogan, Edgmon, Fairclough, Feige, Foster, Gara,                                                                
Gardner, Gatto, Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron, Holmes,                                                                  
Johansen, Johnson, Joule, Kawasaki, Keller, Kerttula, Lynn, Miller,                                                             
Millett, Munoz, Neuman, Olson, Petersen, Pruitt, Saddler, Stoltze,                                                              
Thomas, Thompson, Tuck, P. Wilson, T. Wilson                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Karl H. Greenewald Sr.                                                                                            
By Senator Kookesh; Representatives Thomas, Chenault, Cissna,                                                                   
Costello, Dick, Doogan, Edgmon, Fairclough, Feige, Foster, Gara,                                                                
Gardner, Gatto, Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron, Holmes,                                                                  
Johansen, Johnson, Joule, Kawasaki, Keller, Kerttula, Lynn, Miller,                                                             
Millett, Munoz, Neuman, Olson, Petersen, Pruitt, Saddler, Seaton,                                                               
Stoltze, Thompson, Tuck, P. Wilson, T. Wilson                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                

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In Memoriam - Bailey Paul Jr.                                                                                                   
By Senator Kookesh; Representatives Dick, Chenault, Cissna,                                                                     
Costello, Doogan, Edgmon, Fairclough, Feige, Foster, Gara, Gardner,                                                             
Gatto, Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron, Holmes, Johansen,                                                                 
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 - Teresa (Terry) Kathleen Hamilton Dean                                                                             
By Senator Kookesh; Representatives Thomas, Chenault, Cissna,                                                                   
Costello, Dick, Doogan, Edgmon, Fairclough, Feige, Foster, Gara,                                                                
Gardner, Gatto, Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron, Holmes,                                                                  
Johansen, Johnson, Joule, Kawasaki, Keller, Kerttula, Lynn, Miller,                                                             
Millett, Munoz, Neuman, Olson, Petersen, Pruitt, Saddler, Seaton,                                                               
Stoltze, Thompson, Tuck, P. Wilson, T. Wilson                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - John J. Herda                                                                                                     
By Senator Meyer; Representatives Millett, Chenault, Cissna,                                                                    
Costello, Dick, Doogan, Edgmon, Fairclough, Feige, Foster, Gara,                                                                
Gardner, Gatto, Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron, Holmes,                                                                  
Johansen, Johnson, Joule, Kawasaki, Keller, Kerttula, Lynn, Miller,                                                             
Munoz, Neuman, Olson, Petersen, Pruitt, Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze,                                                               
Thomas, Thompson, Tuck, P. Wilson, T. Wilson                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                            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 Cissna - from 6:30 p.m., March 28 to 6:00 p.m.,                                                                  
April 5                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Representative Chenault - from 7:30 p.m., today to 9:30 p.m.,                                                                   
March 27                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Representative Gruenberg - from 6:00 p.m., today to 8:00 a.m.,                                                                  
March 28                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                

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HJR 17                                                                                                                        
The Speaker waived the Resources Committee referral for the                                                                     
following at the request of Representative Feige, Co-chair:                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 17                                                                                              
     Urging the United States Congress to pass legislation concerning                                                           
     regulation of drinking water and wastewater treatment by the                                                               
     United States Environmental Protection Agency.                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
HJR 17 was removed from the Resources Committee and referred to                                                                 
the Rules Committee for placement on the calendar.                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
HB 88                                                                                                                         
The Speaker added a Finance Committee referral for the following:                                                               
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE BILL NO. 88                                                                                                          
     "An Act prohibiting a court, arbitrator, mediator, administrative                                                          
     agency, or enforcement authority from applying a law, rule, or                                                             
     provision of an agreement that violates an individual's right under                                                        
     the Constitution of the State of Alaska or the United States                                                               
     Constitution."                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
HB 88 is in the Judiciary Committee.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                        CONCUR IN SENATE AMENDMENTS                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HB 98                                                                                                                         
Representative Austerman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                 
the House consider the Senate message (page 571) on the following:                                                              
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE BILL NO. 98                                                                                                          
     "An Act relating to display, folding, presentment, and retirement                                                          
     of the state flag."                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
and                                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
     SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 98(STA)                                                                                       
     (same title)                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                

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There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Representative Austerman moved that the House concur in the Senate                                                              
amendment to HB 98, thus adopting SCS HB 98(STA), and                                                                           
recommended that the members vote yes.                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall the House concur in the Senate                                                                      
amendment to HB 98?"  The roll was taken with the following result:                                                             
                                                                                                                                
SCS HB 98(STA)                                                                                                                  
Concur                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  34   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  6   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Austerman, Chenault, Cissna, Costello, Dick, Doogan,                                                                     
Edgmon, Fairclough, Feige, Foster, Gara, Gardner, Gatto, Guttenberg,                                                            
Hawker, Herron, Holmes, Johansen, Joule, Keller, Kerttula, Lynn,                                                                
Miller, Millett, Munoz, Neuman, Petersen, Pruitt, Saddler, Seaton,                                                              
Stoltze, Tuck, P.Wilson, T.Wilson                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Gruenberg, Johnson, Kawasaki, Olson, Thomas, Thompson                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
And so, the House concurred in the Senate amendment.                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The Chief Clerk notified the Senate.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SCS HB 98(STA) was referred to the Chief Clerk for enrollment.                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                            UNFINISHED BUSINESS                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
HCR 1                                                                                                                         
Representatives Costello, Holmes, Fairclough, Tuck, Johansen, and                                                               
Pruitt added their names as cosponsors to:                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
               CS FOR HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 1(HSS)                                                                   
     Proclaiming November 2011 to be Pancreatic Cancer Awareness                                                                
     Month.                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
HCR 3                                                                                                                         
Representatives Lynn, Costello, Holmes, Fairclough, Gardner, and                                                                
Johansen added their names as cosponsors to:                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                

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     CS FOR HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 3                                                                                   
     (HSS) am                                                                                                                   
     Relating to promoting the safety and protection of older Alaskans.                                                         
                                                                                                                                
HJR 4                                                                                                                         
Representative Lynn added his name as cosponsor to:                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 4                                                                                               
     Proposing amendments to the Constitution of the State of Alaska                                                            
     creating a transportation infrastructure fund.                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
HB 49                                                                                                                         
Representatives Foster, Edgmon, and P. Wilson added their names as                                                              
cosponsors to:                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE BILL NO. 49                                                                                                          
     "An Act establishing in the Department of Education and Early                                                              
     Development a voluntary parent and early childhood education                                                               
     program for pre-elementary aged children."                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
HB 64                                                                                                                         
Representative Lynn added his name as cosponsor to:                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE BILL NO. 64                                                                                                          
     "An Act relating to permanent motor vehicle registration; and                                                              
     providing for an effective date."                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HB 87                                                                                                                         
Representative Gruenberg added his name as cosponsor to:                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE BILL NO. 87                                                                                                          
     "An Act relating to penalties for antitrust violations."                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
HB 98                                                                                                                         
Representative Pruitt added his name as cosponsor to:                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
     SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 98(STA)                                                                                       
     "An Act relating to display, folding, presentment, and retirement                                                          
     of the state flag."                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                

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HB 171                                                                                                                        
Representative Lynn added his name as cosponsor to:                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE BILL NO. 171                                                                                                         
     "An Act relating to arrests without warrants by peace officers for                                                         
     certain misdemeanors."                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
HB 189                                                                                                                        
Representative T. Wilson added her name as cosponsor to:                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 189(RES)                                                                                             
     "An Act relating to the Alaska Gasline Development Corporation                                                             
     and creating an exception to the public records statute for                                                                
     information provided to the Alaska Gasline Development                                                                     
     Corporation; amending the composition of the Joint In-State                                                                
     Gasline Development Team; and providing for an effective date."                                                            
                                                                                                                                
                                ENGROSSMENT                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
HCR 1                                                                                                                         
CSHCR 1(HSS) was engrossed, signed by the Speaker and Chief                                                                     
Clerk, and transmitted to the Senate for consideration.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
HCR 3                                                                                                                         
CSHCR 3(HSS) am was engrossed, signed by the Speaker and Chief                                                                  
Clerk, and transmitted to the Senate for consideration.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
HB 116                                                                                                                        
HB 116 am 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.                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
The following meeting today was changed:                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Finance Committee                                                                                                               
8:00 a.m.                   CHANGED TO:                          2:00 p.m.                                                      
                                                                                                                                

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                                ADJOURNMENT                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Representative Austerman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                 
the House adjourn until 11:00 a.m., March 28, 2011.  There being no                                                             
objection, the House adjourned at 11:37 a.m.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                              Suzi Lowell                                                                       
                                              Chief Clerk