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                               HOUSE JOURNAL                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
                         ALASKA STATE LEGISLATURE                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
 TWENTY-SEVENTH LEGISLATURE - SECOND SESSION                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Juneau, Alaska                     Friday                 March 23, 2012                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                             Sixty-seventh Day                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Pursuant to adjournment the House was called to order by Speaker                                                                
Chenault at 11:03 a.m.                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Roll call showed 37 members present.  Representatives Gatto and                                                                 
Pruitt had been previously excused from a call of the House today.                                                              
Representative Gruenberg was absent and his presence was noted                                                                  
later.                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
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 Gara - from 11:45 a.m., today to 10:15 a.m., March 26                                                            
(amended from page 1965)                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Representative Thompson - from 11:30 a.m., today to 10:30 a.m.,                                                                 
March 26 (amended from page 1939)                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Representative Fairclough - from 11:30 a.m., today to 10:15 a.m.,                                                               
March 26 (amended from page 1939)                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
The invocation was offered by the Chaplain, Pastor Tari Stage-Harvey                                                            
of Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church.  Representative P. Wilson                                                            
moved and asked unanimous consent that the invocation be spread on                                                              
the journal.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
     We celebrate today the anniversary of the first national park                                                              
     in Alaska.  May we continue to remember our call to care for                                                               
     the land.  We celebrate today the many gifts we have been                                                                  

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     given in this land - the beauty, the people, the resources, our                                                            
     leaders.  May we seek harmony and a sustainable good.                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
     We celebrate today even our divisions and disagreements.                                                                   
     May healthy debate lead us to wiser conclusions and better                                                                 
     compromise.  Give our leaders humor, humility, and wisdom.                                                                 
     May their offices be filled with the voices of the most                                                                    
     vulnerable as well as the secure.  Give our state, nation, and                                                             
     world the desire to seek your way in our lives.  In you we                                                                 
     pray.  Amen.                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
The Pledge of Allegiance was led by Representative Millett.                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
                       CERTIFICATION OF THE JOURNAL                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Representative Austerman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                 
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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 Seaton introduced Carly Snyder, Maggie Graham,                                                                   
Katie Pitzman, Valerie Mastolier, and Cheyanne Smith, Guest Pages,                                                              
from Homer.                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Representative Neuman introduced Fern Spaulding, Guest Page, from                                                               
Talkeetna.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                         MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
A message dated March 21, 2012, was read stating the Senate passed                                                              
the following, and it is transmitted for consideration:                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
                        FIRST READING AND REFERENCE                                                                          
                           OF SENATE RESOLUTIONS                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
SJR 13                                                                                                                        
SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 13 by Senators Wielechowski,                                                                        
French, Ellis, Egan, and Paskvan:                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                

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     Urging the United States Congress and the President of the United                                                          
     States to work to amend the Constitution of the United States to                                                           
     prohibit corporations, unions, and individuals from making                                                                 
     unlimited independent expenditures supporting or opposing                                                                  
     candidates for public office.                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
was read the first time and referred to the Judiciary Committee.                                                                
                                                                                                                                
**The presence of Representative Gruenberg was noted.                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
                      REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
HCR 28                                                                                                                        
The State Affairs Committee considered:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 28                                                                                         
     Proclaiming the month of April 2012 to be Sexual Assault                                                                   
     Awareness Month.                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representative Lynn, Chair, with the                                                                   
following individual recommendations:                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (7):  Johansen, P. Wilson, Keller, Gruenberg, Seaton,                                                                   
Petersen, Lynn                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
1.  Zero, House State Affairs Committee                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
HCR 28 was referred to the Rules Committee for placement on the                                                                 
calendar.                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
HJR 4                                                                                                                         
The Rules Committee considered:                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 4                                                                                               
     Proposing amendments to the Constitution of the State of Alaska                                                            
     creating a transportation infrastructure fund.                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                

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     CS FOR HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 4(RLS)                                                                                   
     (same title)                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representative Johnson, Chair, with the                                                                
following individual recommendations:                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (1):  Johnson                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Do not pass (1):  Gruenberg                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
No recommendation (4):  Chenault, Olson, Austerman, Tuck                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply to CSHJR 4(RLS):                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
3.  Zero, House Finance Committee/Dept. of Revenue                                                                              
4.  Fiscal, Office of the Governor                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
HJR 4 was returned to the Rules Committee for placement on the                                                                  
calendar.                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
HJR 16                                                                                                                        
The Finance Committee considered:                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 16                                                                                              
     Proposing amendments to the Constitution of the State of Alaska                                                            
     relating to state aid for education.                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representatives Stoltze and Thomas, Co-                                                                
chairs, with the following individual recommendations:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (6):  T. Wilson, Costello, Fairclough, Neuman, Stoltze,                                                                 
Thomas                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Do not pass (3):  Gara, Guttenberg, Doogan                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
No recommendation (2):  Joule, Edgmon                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
2.  Fiscal, Office of the Governor                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                

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HJR 16 was referred to the Rules Committee for placement on the                                                                 
calendar.                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
HB 9                                                                                                                          
The Finance Committee considered:                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE BILL NO. 9                                                                                                           
     "An Act requiring the Joint In-State Gasline Development Team                                                              
     to report to the legislature recommended changes to state law that                                                         
     are required to enable or facilitate the design, financing, and                                                            
     construction of an in-state natural gas pipeline so that the in-state                                                      
     natural gas pipeline is operational before 2016; and providing for                                                         
     an effective date."                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 9(FIN)                                                                                               
     "An Act relating to the Alaska Gasline Development Corporation,                                                            
     a subsidiary created by the Alaska Housing Finance Corporation;                                                            
     establishing and relating to the in-state natural gas pipeline fund;                                                       
     making certain information provided to or by the Alaska Gasline                                                            
     Development Corporation exempt from inspection as a public                                                                 
     record; relating to the Joint In-State Gasline Development Team;                                                           
     relating to the judicial review of a right-of-way lease or an action                                                       
     or decision related to the development or construction of an oil or                                                        
     gas pipeline on state land; relating to the lease of a right-of-way                                                        
     by the Alaska Gasline Development Corporation or a successor in                                                            
     interest for a gas pipeline transportation corridor; relating to the                                                       
     cost of natural resources, permits, and leases provided to the                                                             
     Alaska Gasline Development Corporation; relating to the review                                                             
     of natural gas transportation contracts by the Regulatory                                                                  
     Commission of Alaska; relating to the regulation by the                                                                    
     Regulatory Commission of Alaska of an in-state gas pipeline                                                                
     project developed by the Alaska Gasline Development                                                                        
     Corporation; relating to the regulation by the Regulatory                                                                  
     Commission of Alaska of an in-state natural gas pipeline that is                                                           
     expressly authorized to provide transportation as a contract                                                               
     carrier; relating to the Alaska Natural Gas Development                                                                    
     Authority; relating to the procurement of certain services by the                                                          
     Alaska Natural Gas Development Authority; exempting property                                                               

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     of a project developed by the Alaska Gasline Development                                                                   
     Corporation from property taxes before the commencement of                                                                 
     commercial operations; and providing for an effective date."                                                               
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representatives Stoltze and Thomas, Co-                                                                
chairs, with the following individual recommendations:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (6):  Fairclough, T. Wilson, Neuman, Costello, Edgmon,                                                                  
Thomas                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Do not pass (1):  Gara                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
No recommendation (3):  Doogan, Joule, Stoltze                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Amend (1):  Guttenberg                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
The Committee adopted the Resources Committee letter of intent                                                                  
(page 1729).                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply to CSHB 9(FIN):                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
2.  Fiscal, Dept. of Revenue                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
HB 9 was referred to the Rules Committee for placement on the                                                                   
calendar.                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HB 158                                                                                                                        
The Finance 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."                                                            
                                                                                                                                
and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                

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     CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 158(FIN)                                                                                             
     "An Act relating to bonds of the Knik Arm Bridge and Toll                                                                  
     Authority; relating to reserve funds 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 Representatives Stoltze and Thomas, Co-                                                                
chairs, with the following individual recommendations:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (6):  T. Wilson, Costello, Fairclough, Neuman, Stoltze,                                                                 
Thomas                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Do not pass (3):  Gara, Guttenberg, Doogan                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
No recommendation (2):  Joule, Edgmon                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply to CSHB 158(FIN):                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
2.  Zero, Dept. of Transportation & Public Facilities                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
HB 158 was referred to the Rules Committee for placement on the                                                                 
calendar.                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HB 292                                                                                                                        
The Judiciary Committee considered:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE BILL NO. 292                                                                                                         
     "An Act relating to property exemptions for retirement plans;                                                              
     relating to pleadings, orders, liability, and notices under the                                                            
     Uniform Probate Code; relating to the Alaska Principal and                                                                 
     Income Act; relating to the Alaska Uniform Transfers to Minors                                                             
     Act; relating to the disposition of human remains; relating to                                                             
     insurable interests for life insurance policies; relating to transfers                                                     
     of individual retirement plans; relating to the community property                                                         
     of married persons; and amending Rule 301(a), Alaska Rules of                                                              
     Evidence."                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                

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     CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 292(L&C)                                                                                             
     "An Act relating to property exemptions for retirement plans,                                                              
     individual retirement accounts, and Roth IRAs; relating to                                                                 
     pleadings, orders, liability, and notices under the Uniform Probate                                                        
     Code; relating to the appointment of trust property; relating to the                                                       
     Alaska Principal and Income Act; relating to the Alaska Uniform                                                            
     Transfers to Minors Act; relating to the disposition of human                                                              
     remains; relating to insurable interests for life insurance policies;                                                      
     relating to transfers of individual retirement plans; relating to the                                                      
     community property of married persons; and amending Rule                                                                   
     301(a), Alaska Rules of Evidence."                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representative Thompson, Vice Chair, with                                                              
the following individual recommendations:                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (5):  Lynn, Gruenberg, Holmes, Pruitt, Thompson                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
No recommendation (1):  Keller                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply to CSHB 292(L&C):                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
1.  Zero, Dept. of Commerce, Community, & Economic Development                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
HB 292 was referred to the Finance Committee.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HB 330                                                                                                                        
The Education Committee considered:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE BILL NO. 330                                                                                                         
     "An Act establishing a Joint Legislative Task Force on Education                                                           
     Standards; requiring the Department of Labor and Workforce                                                                 
     Development to provide information and resources to the task                                                               
     force; establishing state education standards; amending the                                                                
     authority of the Department of Education and Early Development                                                             
     to adopt education standards; and providing for an effective date."                                                        
                                                                                                                                
and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                

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     CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 330(EDC)                                                                                             
     "An Act establishing a Joint Legislative Task Force on                                                                     
     Sustainable Education; establishing state education standards;                                                             
     amending the authority of the Department of Education and Early                                                            
     Development to adopt education standards; and providing for an                                                             
     effective date."                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representative Dick, Chair, with the                                                                   
following individual recommendations:                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (3):  Cissna, P. Wilson, Dick                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
No recommendation (1):  Feige                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Amend (1):  Seaton                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply to CSHB 330(EDC):                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
1.  Fiscal, Legislative Agency                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
HB 330 was referred to the Finance Committee.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
HB 347                                                                                                                        
The State Affairs Committee considered:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE BILL NO. 347                                                                                                         
     "An Act prohibiting the use of municipal funds to support or                                                               
     oppose an initiative proposal to circulate a petition for a ballot                                                         
     initiative, or to influence the outcome of an election concerning a                                                        
     ballot initiative, without approval by municipal voters at an                                                              
     election."                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representative Lynn, Chair, with the                                                                   
following individual recommendations:                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (3):  Johansen, Keller, Lynn                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Do not pass (2):  Petersen, Seaton                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
No recommendation (1):  P. Wilson                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                

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The following fiscal note(s) apply:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
1.  Zero, Dept. of Commerce, Community, & Economic Development                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
HB 347 was referred to the Judiciary Committee.                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
HB 360                                                                                                                        
The Resources Committee considered:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE BILL NO. 360                                                                                                         
     "An Act enacting the Interstate Mining Compact and relating to                                                             
     the compact; relating to the Interstate Mining Commission; and                                                             
     providing for an effective date."                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representatives Feige and Seaton, Co-                                                                  
chairs, with the following individual recommendations:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (5):  P. Wilson, Foster, Gardner, Feige, Seaton                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
1.  Fiscal, Dept. of Natural Resources                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HB 360 was referred to the Finance Committee.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HB 362                                                                                                                        
The Community & Regional Affairs Committee considered:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE BILL NO. 362                                                                                                         
     "An Act relating to an Alaska Water and Sewer Task Force; and                                                              
     providing for an effective date."                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 362(CRA)                                                                                             
     (same title)                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representative Munoz, Chair, with the                                                                  
following individual recommendations:                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                

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Do pass (6):  Austerman, Dick, Foster, Saddler, Gardner, Munoz                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Amend (1):  Cissna                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply to CSHB 362(CRA):                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
1.  Fiscal, Dept. of Environmental Conservation                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
HB 362 was referred to the Finance Committee.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
HB 365                                                                                                                        
The Resources Committee considered:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE BILL NO. 365                                                                                                         
     "An Act relating to the rapid response to, and control of, aquatic                                                         
     invasive species."                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 365(RES)                                                                                             
     "An Act relating to the rapid response to, and control of, marine                                                          
     aquatic invasive species."                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representatives Feige and Seaton, Co-                                                                  
chairs, with the following individual recommendations:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (6):  Munoz, Foster, Gardner, P. Wilson, Feige, Seaton                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Amend (1):  Kawasaki                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply to CSHB 365(RES):                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
1.  Zero, Dept. of Environmental Conservation                                                                                   
2.  Zero, Dept. of Environmental Conservation                                                                                   
3.  Zero, Dept. of Health & Social Services                                                                                     
4.  Fiscal, Dept. of Fish & Game                                                                                                
5.  Fiscal, Dept. of Natural Resources                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HB 365 was referred to the Rules Committee for placement on the                                                                 
calendar.                                                                                                                       

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SB 82                                                                                                                         
The Health & Social Services Committee considered:                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR SENATE BILL NO.                                                                              
     82(JUD)                                                                                                                    
     "An Act relating to the procedures and jurisdiction of the                                                                 
     Department of Health and Social Services for the care of children                                                          
     who are in state custody; relating to court jurisdiction and findings                                                      
     pertaining to children who are in state custody; and modifying the                                                         
     licensing requirements for foster care."                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 82(HSS)                                                                         
     (same title)                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representative Keller, Chair, with the                                                                 
following individual recommendations:                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (5):  Miller, Seaton, Dick, Millett, Kerttula                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
No recommendation (1):  Keller                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply to HCS CSSSSB 82(HSS):                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
2.  Zero, Dept. of Health & Social Services                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
CSSSSB 82(JUD) was referred to the Judiciary Committee.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                         INTRODUCTION OF CITATIONS                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The following citations were introduced and referred to the Rules                                                               
Committee for placement on the calendar:                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
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Honoring - 4 Airborne Combat Team 25 Infantry Division,                                                                         
Operation Iraqi Freedom, October 2006 - November 2007                                                                           
By Representative Thomas; Senator Huggins                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                

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Honoring - Bethel Regional Middle School Warriors, 2012 Small                                                                   
School State Wrestling Champions                                                                                                
By Representative Herron; Senator Hoffman                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Sitka High School, 2012 DDF State Champions                                                                          
By Representative P. Wilson; Senator Stedman                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Clem Tillion                                                                                                         
By Senator Stevens; Representative Seaton                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - David Boxley, Tsimshian Artist, Eagle Clan                                                                           
By Senator Kookesh; Representative Thomas                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Robert Hess                                                                                                       
By Senators Ellis, McGuire                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                    CONSIDERATION OF THE DAILY CALENDAR                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                       SECOND READING OF HOUSE BILLS                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
HB 252                                                                                                                        
The following was read the second time:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE BILL NO. 252                                                                                                         
     "An Act exempting certain small businesses from the corporate                                                              
     income tax; and providing for an effective date."                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
with the:                                                     Journal Page                                                      
                                                                                                                                
 L&C RPT CS(L&C) 6DP 1NR                                              1687                                                      
 FN1: (REV)                                                           1688                                                      
 FIN RPT CS(FIN) 8DP 3NR                                              1858                                                      
 FN2: (REV)                                                           1858                                                      
                                                                                                                                
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. 252(FIN)                                                                                             
     (same title)                                                                                                               

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There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 1 was offered by Representative Johansen:                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 1, following "tax;" (title amendment):                                                                           
     Insert "amending the tax rates for taxes levied on corporations                                                          
under the Alaska Net Income Tax Act;"                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, following line 3:                                                                                                       
     Insert a new bill section to read:                                                                                         
"* Section 1. AS 43.20.011(e) is amended to read:                                                                             
         (e)  There is imposed for each taxable year upon the entire                                                            
     taxable income of every corporation derived from sources within                                                            
     the state a tax computed as follows:                                                                                       
If the taxable income is                 Then the tax is:                                                                       
Less than $50,000 [$10,000]               1 percent of the taxable income                                                   
[$10,000 BUT LESS THAN                    $100 PLUS 2 PERCENT OF                                                                
 $20,000       THE TAXABLE INCOME                                                                                               
                                         OVER $10,000                                                                           
$20,000 BUT LESS THAN $30,000  $300 PLUS 3 PERCENT OF                                                                           
                                         THE TAXABLE INCOME                                                                     
                                         OVER $20,000                                                                           
$30,000 BUT LESS THAN $40,000  $600 PLUS 4 PERCENT OF                                                                           
                                         THE TAXABLE INCOME                                                                     
                                         OVER $30,000                                                                           
$40,000 BUT LESS THAN $50,000   $1,000 PLUS 5 PERCENT OF                                                                        
                                         THE TAXABLE INCOME                                                                     
                                         OVER $40,000]                                                                          
$50,000 but less than $100,000            $500 [$1,500] plus 3 percent                                              
 [$60,000]      [6 PERCENT] of the taxable                                                                                      
                                         income over $50,000                                                                    
$100,000 [$60,000 BUT LESS THAN $2,100 PLUS 7 PERCENT OF                                                                    
 $70,000       THE TAXABLE INCOME                                                                                               
                                         OVER $60,000                                                                           
$70,000 BUT LESS THAN $80,000  $2,800 PLUS 8 PERCENT OF                                                                         
                                         THE TAXABLE INCOME                                                                     
                                         OVER $70,000                                                                           
$80,000 BUT LESS THAN $90,000  $3,600 PLUS 9 PERCENT OF                                                                         
                                         THE TAXABLE INCOME                                                                     
                                         OVER $80,000                                                                           

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$90,000] or more                          $2,000 [$4,500] plus 6 percent                                                
                                         [9.4 PERCENT] of the taxable                                                           
                                         income over $100,000                                                               
                                         [$90,000]."                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 4:                                                                                                                 
     Delete "Section 1"                                                                                                       
     Insert "Sec. 2"                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, following line 20:                                                                                                      
     Insert new bill sections to read:                                                                                          
"* Sec. 5. The uncodified law of the State of Alaska is amended by                                                            
adding a new section to read:                                                                                                   
     APPLICABILITY. Section 1 of this Act applies to tax years                                                                  
beginning after December 31, 2012.                                                                                              
   * Sec. 6. Section 1 ofthis Act takes effect January 1, 2013."                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, line 21:                                                                                                                
     Delete "Sections 1 and 2"                                                                                                  
     Insert "Sections 2 and 3"                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, line 22:                                                                                                                
     Delete "Section 3"                                                                                                         
     Insert "Section 4"                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Representative Johansen moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                  
Amendment No. 1 be adopted.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
There was objection.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Representative Johansen moved and asked unanimous consent to                                                                    
withdraw Amendment No. 1.  There being no objection, it was so                                                                  
ordered.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                

2012-03-23                     House Journal                      Page 1988
Representative Austerman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                 
CSHB 252(FIN) be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading,                                                               
and placed on final passage.  There being no objection, it was so                                                               
ordered.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
**Representative Millett, who was excused (page 1965), left the                                                                 
Chamber.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 252(FIN) was read the third time.                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall CSHB 252(FIN) pass the House?"  The                                                                 
roll was taken with the following result:                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 252(FIN)                                                                                                                   
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  37   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  3   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Austerman, Chenault, Cissna, Costello, Dick, Doogan,                                                                     
Edgmon, Fairclough, Feige, Foster, Gara, Gardner, Gruenberg,                                                                    
Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron, Holmes, Johansen, Johnson, Joule,                                                                   
Kawasaki, Keller, Kerttula, Lynn, Miller, Munoz, Neuman, Olson,                                                                 
Petersen, Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Thomas, Thompson, Tuck,                                                                     
P.Wilson, T.Wilson                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Gatto, Millett, Pruitt                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
And so, CSHB 252(FIN) passed the House.                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Representative Austerman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                 
the roll call on the passage of the bill be considered the roll call on the                                                     
effective date clause.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 252(FIN) was referred to the Chief Clerk for engrossment.                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
**Representatives Thompson, Fairclough, and Costello, who were                                                                  
excused (pages 1973, 1939) left the Chamber.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
HB 264                                                                                                                        
The following was read the second time:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                

2012-03-23                     House Journal                      Page 1989
     HOUSE BILL NO. 264                                                                                                         
     "An Act allowing a deferral of municipal property taxes on the                                                             
     increase in the value of real property attributable to subdivision of                                                      
     that property; and providing for an effective date."                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
with the:                                                     Journal Page                                                      
                                                                                                                                
 CRA RPT CS(CRA) 5DP                                                  1611                                                      
 FN1: ZERO(CED)                                                       1612                                                      
 FIN RPT CS(CRA) 5DP 3NR                                              1688                                                      
 FN2: ZERO(CED)                                                       1688                                                      
                                                                                                                                
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. 264(CRA)                                                                                             
     (same title)                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 1 was offered by Representative T. Wilson:                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 1, following "deferral of" (title amendment):                                                                  
     Insert "certain"                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 7, following "taxes":                                                                                              
     Insert ", other than taxes for road service areas established under                                                        
AS 29.35.450,"                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Representative T. Wilson moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                 
Amendment No. 1 be adopted.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Representative Munoz objected.                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
**Representatives Kawasaki, Feige, and Gara, who were excused                                                                   
(pages 1563, 1965, 1973), left the Chamber.                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                

2012-03-23                     House Journal                      Page 1990
The question being:  "Shall Amendment No. 1 be adopted?"  The roll                                                              
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 264(CRA)                                                                                                                   
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 1                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  2   NAYS:  29   EXCUSED:  9   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Doogan, T.Wilson                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Austerman, Chenault, Cissna, Dick, Edgmon, Foster, Gardner,                                                              
Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron, Holmes, Johansen, Johnson,                                                               
Joule, Keller, Kerttula, Lynn, Miller, Munoz, Neuman, Olson,                                                                    
Petersen, Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Thomas, Tuck, P.Wilson                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Costello, Fairclough, Feige, Gara, Gatto, Kawasaki, Millett,                                                          
Pruitt, Thompson                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
And so, Amendment No. 1 was not adopted.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Representative Austerman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                 
CSHB 264(CRA) be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading,                                                               
and placed on final passage.  There being no objection, it was so                                                               
ordered.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 264(CRA) was read the third time.                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall CSHB 264(CRA) pass the House?"  The                                                                 
roll was taken with the following result:                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 264(CRA)                                                                                                                   
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  30   NAYS:  1   EXCUSED:  9   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Austerman, Chenault, Cissna, Dick, Doogan, Edgmon, Foster,                                                               
Gardner, Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron, Holmes, Johansen,                                                               
Johnson, Joule, Keller, Kerttula, Lynn, Miller, Munoz, Neuman,                                                                  
Olson, Petersen, Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Thomas, Tuck, P.Wilson                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  T.Wilson                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                

2012-03-23                     House Journal                      Page 1991
Excused:  Costello, Fairclough, Feige, Gara, Gatto, Kawasaki, Millett,                                                          
Pruitt, Thompson                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
And so, CSHB 264(CRA) 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.                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Representative Kerttula gave notice of reconsideration of the vote on                                                           
CSHB 264(CRA).                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
HB 340                                                                                                                        
The following was read the second time:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE BILL NO. 340                                                                                                         
     "An Act relating to the reservation of certain mining claims from                                                          
     all uses incompatible with the purposes for establishing the                                                               
     Petersville Recreational Mining Area."                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
with the:                                                     Journal Page                                                      
                                                                                                                                
 RES RPT 4DP 1DNP 1NR 1AM                                             1861                                                      
 FN1: ZERO(DNR)                                                       1861                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Representative Austerman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                 
HB 340 be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading, and                                                                  
placed on final passage.                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
There was objection.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HB 340 will advance to third reading on the March 26, 2012, calendar.                                                           
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                       THIRD READING OF SENATE BILLS                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
SB 86                                                                                                                         
The following, which was advanced to third reading from the                                                                     
March 21, 2012, calendar (page 1964), was read the third time:                                                                  
                                                                                                                                

2012-03-23                     House Journal                      Page 1992
     CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 86(JUD)(efd am)                                                                                     
     "An Act relating to the protection of property of persons under                                                            
     disability and minors; relating to the crime of violating a                                                                
     protective order concerning certain vulnerable persons; relating to                                                        
     aggravating factors at sentencing for offenses concerning a victim                                                         
     65 years or older; relating to the protection of vulnerable adults;                                                        
     making conforming amendments; amending Rules 12(h) and                                                                     
     45(a), Alaska Rules of Criminal Procedure, Rule 77, Alaska Rules                                                           
     of Civil Procedure, Rule 17, Alaska Rules of Probate Procedure,                                                            
     and Rule 9, Alaska Rules of Administration; and providing for an                                                           
     effective date."                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall CSSB 86(JUD)(efd am) pass the House?"                                                               
The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
CSSB 86(JUD)(efd am)                                                                                                            
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  31   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  9   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Austerman, Chenault, Cissna, Dick, Doogan, Edgmon, Foster,                                                               
Gardner, Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron, Holmes, Johansen,                                                               
Johnson, Joule, Keller, Kerttula, Lynn, Miller, Munoz, Neuman,                                                                  
Olson, Petersen, Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Thomas, Tuck, P.Wilson,                                                              
T.Wilson                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Costello, Fairclough, Feige, Gara, Gatto, Kawasaki, Millett,                                                          
Pruitt, Thompson                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
And so, CSSB 86(JUD)(efd 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                                                     
court rule changes.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                               
                                                                                                                                
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.                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Representative Kerttula gave notice of reconsideration of the vote on                                                           
CSSB 86(JUD)(efd am).                                                                                                           

2012-03-23                     House Journal                      Page 1993
                    SECOND READING OF HOUSE RESOLUTIONS                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
HJR 32                                                                                                                        
The following was read the second time:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 32                                                                                              
     Urging the United States Congress to remove wood bison from                                                                
     protection under the Endangered Species Act of 1973 and to grant                                                           
     control of wood bison in Alaska to the state.                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
with the:                                                     Journal Page                                                      
                                                                                                                                
 RES RPT CS(RES) 8DP 1AM                                              1769                                                      
 FN1: ZERO(LEG)                                                       1770                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Representative Austerman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                 
the following committee substitute be adopted in lieu of the original                                                           
resolution:                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 32(RES)                                                                                  
     (same title)                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Representative Austerman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                 
CSHJR 32(RES) be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading,                                                               
and placed on final passage.                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
There was objection.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSHJR 32(RES) will advance to third reading on the March 26, 2012,                                                              
calendar.                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                           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:                                                         
                                                                                                                                

2012-03-23                     House Journal                      Page 1994
Honoring - Vic Fischer                                                                                                          
By Representatives Gardner, Chenault, Austerman, Cissna, Costello,                                                              
Dick, Doogan, Edgmon, Fairclough, Feige, Foster, Gara, 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; Senator Ellis                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Tiffany Jane Zulkosky, 2012 Top Forty Under 40                                                                       
By Representatives Herron, Chenault, Cissna, Costello, Dick, Doogan,                                                            
Edgmon, Fairclough, Feige, Foster, Gara, Gardner, Gatto, Gruenberg,                                                             
Guttenberg, Hawker, 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; Senator Hoffman                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Earl Samuelson, 2010 Civilian of the Year, Department of                                                             
Public Safety                                                                                                                   
By Representatives Herron, Chenault, Cissna, Costello, Dick, Doogan,                                                            
Edgmon, Fairclough, Feige, Foster, Gara, Gardner, Gatto, Gruenberg,                                                             
Guttenberg, Hawker, 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; Senator Hoffman                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Erin Arno, 2010-2011 Teacher of the Year, Lower                                                                      
Kuskokwim School District                                                                                                       
By Representatives Herron, Chenault, Cissna, Costello, Dick, Doogan,                                                            
Edgmon, Fairclough, Feige, Foster, Gara, Gardner, Gatto, Gruenberg,                                                             
Guttenberg, Hawker, 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; Senator Hoffman                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Marlyn Cuanzon                                                                                                       
By Representatives Munoz, Kerttula, Chenault, Cissna, Costello, Dick,                                                           
Doogan, Edgmon, Fairclough, Feige, Foster, Gara, Gardner, Gatto,                                                                
Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron, Holmes, Johansen, Johnson,                                                               
Joule, Kawasaki, Keller, Lynn, Miller, Millett, Neuman, Olson,                                                                  
Petersen, Pruitt, Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Thomas, Thompson, Tuck,                                                             
P. Wilson, T. Wilson; Senator Egan                                                                                              

2012-03-23                     House Journal                      Page 1995
Honoring - Lloyd Johnson                                                                                                        
By Representatives Munoz, Thomas, Kerttula, Chenault, Cissna,                                                                   
Costello, Dick, Doogan, Edgmon, Fairclough, Feige, Foster, Gara,                                                                
Gardner, Gatto, Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron, Holmes,                                                                  
Johansen, Johnson, Joule, Kawasaki, Keller, Lynn, Miller, Millett,                                                              
Neuman, Olson, Petersen, Pruitt, Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Thompson,                                                            
Tuck, P. Wilson, T. Wilson; Senator Egan                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Dallas Seavey, 2012 Iditarod Sled Dog Race Champion                                                                  
By Representatives Neuman, Stoltze, Chenault, Austerman, 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, Olson, Petersen, Pruitt, Saddler, Seaton, Thomas,                                                               
Thompson, Tuck, P. Wilson, T. Wilson; Senator Huggins                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - David Barney and the Mountain View Boys & Girls Club                                                                 
By 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; Senator Wielechowski                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Bethel Regional High School Warriors, 2011 Class 1-2-3A                                                              
State Wrestling Champs                                                                                                          
By Representatives Herron, Chenault, Cissna, Costello, Dick, Doogan,                                                            
Edgmon, Fairclough, Feige, Foster, Gara, Gardner, Gatto, Gruenberg,                                                             
Guttenberg, Hawker, 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; Senator Hoffman                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Catholic Social Services                                                                                             
By Representatives Gardner, Chenault, Cissna, Costello, Dick,                                                                   
Doogan, Edgmon, Fairclough, Feige, Foster, Gara, Gatto, Gruenberg,                                                              
Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron, Holmes, Johansen, Johnson, Joule,                                                                   
Kawasaki, Keller, Kerttula, Lynn, Miller, Millett, Munoz, Neuman,                                                               
Olson, Petersen, Pruitt, Saddler, Seaton, Thomas, Thompson, Tuck,                                                               
P. Wilson, T. Wilson                                                                                                            

2012-03-23                     House Journal                      Page 1996
Honoring - Anchorage Christian School, 2012 Cheerleading State                                                                  
Champions                                                                                                                       
By Representatives Pruitt, Stoltze, 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, Saddler, Seaton, Thomas, Thompson, Tuck,                                                               
P. Wilson, T. Wilson                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
                             th                                                                                                 
Commemorating - The 50 Anniversary of the Alaska Federation of                                                                  
Republican Women                                                                                                                
By Representatives Thompson, Chenault, Austerman, 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; Senator Coghill                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                            th                                                                                  
Honoring - Ramona and Gerald Main, 60 Wedding Anniversary                                                                       
By Senator Ellis; Representatives Gardner, Chenault, Cissna, Costello,                                                          
Dick, Doogan, Edgmon, Fairclough, Feige, Foster, Gara, 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                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
                       th                                                                                                       
Honoring - The 75 Anniversary of the United Association of                                                                      
Plumbers and Pipefitters Local Union 262                                                                                        
By Senator Egan; Representatives Kerttula, Munoz, Chenault, Cissna,                                                             
Costello, Dick, Doogan, Edgmon, Fairclough, Feige, Foster, Gara,                                                                
Gardner, Gatto, Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron, Holmes,                                                                  
Johansen, Johnson, Joule, Kawasaki, Keller, Lynn, Miller, Millett,                                                              
Neuman, Olson, Petersen, Pruitt, Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Thomas,                                                              
Thompson, Tuck, P. Wilson, T. Wilson                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Daphne Elizabeth Brown                                                                                            
By 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,                                                               

2012-03-23                     House Journal                      Page 1997
Olson, Petersen, Pruitt, Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Thomas, Thompson,                                                            
Tuck, P. Wilson, T. Wilson                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Emil Berikoff                                                                                                     
By Representatives Edgmon, Chenault, Cissna, Costello, Dick,                                                                    
Doogan, 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; Senator Hoffman                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Thomas Henry "Bud" Gibbs, Jr.                                                                                     
By Senator Giessel; Representatives Hawker, Chenault, Cissna,                                                                   
Costello, Dick, Doogan, Edgmon, Fairclough, Feige, Foster, Gara,                                                                
Gardner, Gatto, Gruenberg, Guttenberg, 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 - Phillip Guy                                                                                                       
By Senator Hoffman; Representatives Herron, Chenault, Cissna,                                                                   
Costello, Dick, Doogan, Edgmon, Fairclough, Feige, Foster, Gara,                                                                
Gardner, Gatto, Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Hawker, 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 - Mary Grisco                                                                                                       
By Senator Ellis; Representatives Chenault, Cissna, Costello, Dick,                                                             
Doogan, Edgmon, Fairclough, Feige, Foster, Gara, Gardner, Gatto,                                                                
Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron, Holmes, Johansen, Johnson,                                                               
Joule, Kawasaki, Kerttula, Lynn, Miller, Millett, Munoz, Neuman,                                                                
Olson, Petersen, Saddler, Seaton, Thomas, Thompson, Tuck,                                                                       
P. Wilson, T. Wilson                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
                              RECONSIDERATION                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HB 301                                                                                                                        
Representative Johansen brought up reconsideration of the vote on                                                               
CSHB 301(FIN) (page 1962).                                                                                                      

2012-03-23                     House Journal                      Page 1998
The following was again before the House in third reading:                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 301(FIN)                                                                                             
     "An Act relating to enforcement of boating safety statutes;                                                                
     amending the termination date of certain statutes relating to the                                                          
     use, operation, and regulation of boats, a uniform state waterway                                                          
     marking system, and civil liability for boat owners; providing for                                                         
     an effective date by amending the effective date of secs. 3, 5, 7, 9,                                                      
     11, 14, 16, 18, 20, 23, 26, and 27, ch. 28, SLA 2000, as amended;                                                          
     and providing for an effective date."                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The question to be reconsidered:  "Shall CSHB 301(FIN) pass the                                                                 
House?"  The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 301(FIN)                                                                                                                   
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
Reconsideration                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  30   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  9   ABSENT:  1                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Austerman, Chenault, Cissna, Dick, Doogan, Edgmon, Foster,                                                               
Gardner, Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron, Holmes, Johansen,                                                               
Johnson, Joule, Keller, Kerttula, Lynn, Miller, Munoz, Neuman,                                                                  
Olson, Petersen, Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Thomas, Tuck, P.Wilson                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Costello, Fairclough, Feige, Gara, Gatto, Kawasaki, Millett,                                                          
Pruitt, Thompson                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  T.Wilson                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
And so, CSHB 301(FIN) passed the House on reconsideration.                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Representative Austerman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                 
the roll call on the passage of the bill be considered the roll call on the                                                     
effective date clause.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 301(FIN) was referred to the Chief Clerk for engrossment.                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                            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:                                                                          

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Representative Chenault - from 7:00 p.m., today to 9:30 p.m.,                                                                   
March 25                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Representative Gatto - from 8:00 a.m., March 24 through March 26                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HB 252                                                                                                                        
Representatives Petersen, Kawasaki, Kerttula, Millett, Gardner,                                                                 
Johansen, and Saddler added their names as cosponsors to:                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 252(FIN)                                                                                             
     "An Act exempting certain small businesses from the corporate                                                              
     income tax; and providing for an effective date."                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HB 264                                                                                                                        
Representatives Kawasaki, Millett, Petersen, Johansen, Johnson,                                                                 
Gardner, and Tuck added their names as cosponsors to:                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 264(CRA)                                                                                             
     "An Act allowing a deferral of municipal property taxes on the                                                             
     increase in the value of real property attributable to subdivision of                                                      
     that property; and providing for an effective date."                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
HB 276                                                                                                                        
Representative Joule added his name as cosponsor to:                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE BILL NO. 276                                                                                                         
     "An Act providing for a credit against the oil and gas production                                                          
     tax for costs incurred in drilling certain oil or natural gas                                                              
     exploration wells in the Nenana Basin."                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
SJR 13                                                                                                                        
Representatives Kawasaki, Kerttula, Petersen, and Gardner added their                                                           
names as cross sponsors to:                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
     SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 13                                                                                             
     Urging the United States Congress and the President of the United                                                          
     States to work to amend the Constitution of the United States to                                                           
     prohibit corporations, unions, and individuals from making                                                                 
     unlimited independent expenditures supporting or opposing                                                                  
     candidates for public office.                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                

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SB 74                                                                                                                         
Representative Thompson added his name as cross sponsor to:                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
     SENATE BILL NO. 74                                                                                                         
     "An Act requiring insurance coverage for autism spectrum                                                                   
     disorders, describing the method for establishing a covered                                                                
     treatment plan for those disorders, and defining the covered                                                               
     treatment for those disorders; and providing for an effective date."                                                       
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                ENGROSSMENT                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
HB 252                                                                                                                        
CSHB 252(FIN) was engrossed, signed by the Speaker and Chief                                                                    
Clerk, and transmitted to the Senate for consideration.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
HB 301                                                                                                                        
CSHB 301(FIN) was engrossed, signed by the Speaker and Chief                                                                    
Clerk, and transmitted to the Senate for consideration.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                ENROLLMENT                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
HB 307                                                                                                                        
The following was enrolled, signed by the Speaker and Chief Clerk,                                                              
President and Secretary of the Senate, and the engrossed and enrolled                                                           
copies were transmitted to the Office of the Governor at 9:17 a.m.,                                                             
March 22, 2012:                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 307(FIN)                                                                                             
     "An Act making supplemental appropriations, capital                                                                        
     appropriations, and other appropriations; amending                                                                         
     appropriations; repealing appropriations; making appropriations to                                                         
     capitalize funds; and providing for an effective date."                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                               ANNOUNCEMENTS                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
House committee schedules are published under separate cover.                                                                   
                                                                                                                                

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The following meetings today were changed:                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Finance Committee               1:30 p.m.                    CANCELED                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Resources Committee                                                                                                             
CHANGED TO:                                                      1:15 p.m.                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                                ADJOURNMENT                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Representative Austerman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                 
the House adjourn until 11:00 a.m., March 26, 2012.  There being no                                                             
objection, the House adjourned at 12:38 p.m.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                              Suzi Lowell                                                                       
                                              Chief Clerk