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                               HOUSE JOURNAL                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
                         ALASKA STATE LEGISLATURE                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
                 TWENTY-EIGHTH LEGISLATURE - FIRST SESSION                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Juneau, Alaska                    Saturday                 April 13, 2013                                                     
                                                                                                                                
                             Eighty-ninth Day                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Pursuant to adjournment the House was called to order by Speaker                                                                
Chenault at 11:15 a.m.                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Roll call showed 36 members present.  Representative Guttenberg had                                                             
been excused from a call of the House today.  Representatives                                                                   
Kreiss-Tomkins and Stoltze were absent and their presence was noted                                                             
later.                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                    
Representative Nageak be excused from a call of the House today.                                                                
There being no objection, it was so ordered, and his presence was                                                               
noted later.                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
The invocation was offered by the Chaplain, Representative Foster.                                                              
Representative Edgmon and Dave Stancliff performed the song,                                                                    
"Shimmering Seasons." Representative P. Wilson moved and asked                                                                  
unanimous consent that the invocation be spread on the journal.  There                                                          
being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
     As we bow our heads, I would ask that we keep the                                                                          
     representative from Barrow in our thoughts and prayers.                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
     As we gather here today in these Chambers, in this moment of                                                               
     time, we give thanks for the opportunity for public service.                                                               
     Help us to remember those who have occupied these                                                                          
     Chambers in the past and the brevity and delicate balance of                                                               
     life.  As we desire to be treated, let us so treat others.  Let us                                                         
     not be harsh in our judgment, lest we be judged accordingly.                                                               
     Let us be quick to forgive.  Let us be guided by compassion                                                                
     and love.                                                                                                                  

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     We offer now an instrumental piece to provide a space and                                                                  
     time for us to remember those who have come before us and                                                                  
     those who will follow in this grand design of American                                                                     
     government.                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
         Today we feature the song, "Shimmering Seasons," written                                                              
        and performed by Representative Edgmon and Dave Stancliff.                                                             
                                                                                                                                
The Pledge of Allegiance was led by Representative Seaton.                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                       CERTIFICATION OF THE JOURNAL                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                
                    th                                                                                                          
journal for the 88 legislative day be approved as certified by the                                                              
Chief Clerk.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                        MESSAGES FROM THE GOVERNOR                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
SB 1                                                                                                                          
A message dated April 12, 2013, was read stating the Governor signed                                                            
the following bill and is transmitting the engrossed and enrolled copies                                                        
to the Lieutenant Governor's office for permanent filing:                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
     SENATE BILL NO. 1(efd add H)                                                                                               
     "An Act establishing May 10 of each year as Alaska Mining Day;                                                             
     and providing for an effective date."                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
     Chapter No. 6, SLA 2013                                                                                                    
     Effective Date:  April 13, 2013                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
                         MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HCR 7                                                                                                                         
A message dated April 12, 2013, was read stating the Senate passed:                                                             
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 7                                                                                          
     Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules of                                                             
     the Alaska State Legislature, concerning Senate Bill No. 23,                                                               
     relating to development project financing by the Alaska Industrial                                                         
     Development and Export Authority; relating to the dividends from                                                           

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     the Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority; and                                                                
     authorizing the Alaska Industrial Development and Export                                                                   
     Authority to provide financing and issue bonds for a liquefied                                                             
     natural gas production system and natural gas distribution system.                                                         
                                                                                                                                
HCR 7 was referred to the Chief Clerk for enrollment.                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
HCR 12                                                                                                                        
A message dated April 12, 2013, was read stating the Senate passed:                                                             
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 12                                                                                         
     Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules of                                                             
     the Alaska State Legislature, concerning Senate Bill No. 22,                                                               
     relating to the commencement of actions for felony sex trafficking                                                         
     and felony human trafficking; relating to the crime of sexual                                                              
     assault; relating to the crime of unlawful contact; relating to                                                            
     forfeiture for certain crimes involving prostitution; relating to the                                                      
     time in which to commence certain prosecutions; relating to                                                                
     release in a prosecution for stalking or a crime involving domestic                                                        
     violence or for violation of a condition of release in connection                                                          
     with a crime involving domestic violence; relating to interception                                                         
     of private communications for certain sex trafficking or human                                                             
     trafficking offenses; relating to use of evidence of sexual conduct                                                        
     concerning victims of certain crimes; relating to consideration at                                                         
     sentencing of the effect of a crime on the victim; relating to the                                                         
     time to make an application for credit for time served in a                                                                
     treatment program or while in other custody; relating to                                                                   
     suspending imposition of sentence for sex trafficking; relating to                                                         
     consecutive sentences for convictions of certain crimes involving                                                          
     child pornography or indecent materials to minors; relating to the                                                         
     referral of sexual felonies to a three-judge panel; relating to the                                                        
     definition of "sexual felony" for sentencing and probation for                                                             
     conviction of certain crimes; relating to the definition of "sex                                                           
     offense" regarding sex offender registration; relating to the                                                              
     definition of "victim counseling centers" for disclosure of certain                                                        
     communications concerning sexual assault or domestic violence;                                                             
     relating to violent crimes compensation; relating to certain                                                               
     information in retention election of judges concerning sentencing                                                          
     of persons convicted of felonies; relating to remission of sentences                                                       
     for certain sexual felony offenders; relating to forms for sexual                                                          

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     assault, stalking, and domestic violence protective orders; relating                                                       
     to the subpoena power of the attorney general in cases involving                                                           
     the use of an Internet service account; relating to reasonable                                                             
     efforts in child-in-need-of-aid cases involving sexual abuse or sex                                                        
     offender registration; relating to mandatory reporting by athletic                                                         
     coaches of child abuse or neglect; making conforming                                                                       
     amendments; and amending Rules 16, 32.1(b)(1), and 32.2(a),                                                                
     Alaska Rules of Criminal Procedure, and Rules 404(a) and (b),                                                              
     Alaska Rules of Evidence.                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
HCR 12 was referred to the Chief Clerk for enrollment.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HB 30                                                                                                                         
A message dated April 12, 2013, was read stating the Senate passed:                                                             
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 30(FIN)                                                                                              
     "An Act relating to performance reviews, audits, and termination                                                           
     of executive and legislative branch agencies, the University of                                                            
     Alaska, and the Alaska Court System; and providing for an                                                                  
     effective date."                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 30(FIN) was referred to the Chief Clerk for enrollment.                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
HB 63                                                                                                                         
A message dated April 12, 2013, was read stating the Senate passed:                                                             
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 63(FIN)                                                                                              
     "An Act relating to the Board of Governors of the Alaska Bar                                                               
     Association; and providing for an effective date."                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 63(FIN) was referred to the Chief Clerk for enrollment.                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
HB 83                                                                                                                         
A message dated April 12, 2013, was read stating the Senate passed:                                                             
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 83(JUD)                                                                                              
     "An Act relating to certain federal statutes, regulations,                                                                 
     presidential executive orders and actions, and secretarial orders                                                          
     and actions; relating to the duties of the attorney general; and                                                           
     providing for an effective date."                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                

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CSHB 83(JUD) was referred to the Chief Clerk for enrollment.                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
HB 125                                                                                                                        
A message dated April 12, 2013, was read stating the Senate passed:                                                             
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 125(L&C) am                                                                                          
     "An Act prohibiting a health care insurer from denying coverage                                                            
     for an additional limited quantity of prescription topical eye                                                             
     medication under certain circumstances."                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 125(L&C) am was referred to the Chief Clerk for enrollment.                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HB 130                                                                                                                        
A message dated April 12, 2013, was read stating the Senate passed:                                                             
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE BILL NO. 130                                                                                                         
        "An Act establishing July 21 each year as Jay Hammond Day."                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HB 130 was referred to the Chief Clerk for enrollment.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HB 131                                                                                                                        
A message dated April 12, 2013, was read stating the Senate passed:                                                             
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE BILL NO. 131                                                                                                         
     "An Act relating to abandoned and derelict vessels."                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
HB 131 was referred to the Chief Clerk for enrollment.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HB 4                                                                                                                          
A message dated April 12, 2013, was read stating the Senate passed                                                              
CSSSHB 4(FIN) with the following amendment, and it is transmitted                                                               
for consideration:                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
             SENATE CS FOR CS FOR SS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 4(FIN)                                                                 
     "An Act relating to the Alaska Gasline Development Corporation;                                                            
     establishing the Alaska Gasline Development Corporation as an                                                              
     independent public corporation of the state; establishing and                                                              
     relating to the in-state natural gas pipeline fund; making certain                                                         
     information provided to or by the Alaska Gasline Development                                                               
     Corporation and its subsidiaries exempt from inspection as a                                                               
     public record; relating to the Joint In-State Gasline Development                                                          

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     Team; relating to the Alaska Housing Finance Corporation;                                                                  
     relating to 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 for a                                                      
     gas pipeline transportation corridor, including a corridor for a                                                           
     natural gas pipeline that is a contract carrier; relating to the cost of                                                   
     natural resources, permits, and leases provided to the Alaska                                                              
     Gasline Development Corporation; relating to procurement by the                                                            
     Alaska Gasline Development Corporation; relating to the review                                                             
     by the Regulatory Commission of Alaska of natural gas                                                                      
     transportation contracts; relating to the regulation by the                                                                
     Regulatory Commission of Alaska of an in-state natural 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                                                              
     provides transportation by contract carriage; repealing the statutes                                                       
     relating to the Alaska Natural Gas Development Authority and                                                               
     making conforming changes; exempting property 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."                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
                        CONCUR IN SENATE AMENDMENTS                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HB 4                                                                                                                          
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                
House consider the Senate message.  There being no objection, it was                                                            
so ordered.                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
**The presence of Representatives Stoltze and Kreiss-Tomkins was                                                                
noted.                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved that the House concur in the Senate                                                                 
amendment to CSSSHB 4(FIN), thus adopting SCS CSSSHB 4(FIN),                                                                    
and recommended that the members vote yes.                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall the House concur in the Senate                                                                      
amendment to CSSSHB 4(FIN)?"  The roll was taken with the                                                                       
following result:                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                

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SCS CSSSHB 4(FIN)                                                                                                               
Concur                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  34   NAYS:  4   EXCUSED:  2   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Chenault, Costello, Edgmon, Feige, Foster, Gara, Gattis,                                                                 
Gruenberg, Hawker, Herron, Higgins, Holmes, Hughes, Isaacson,                                                                   
Johnson, Kawasaki, Keller, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lynn, Millett,                                                               
Munoz, Neuman, Olson, Pruitt, Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze,                                                               
Tarr, Thompson, Tuck, P.Wilson, T.Wilson                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Austerman, Drummond, Josephson, Kerttula                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Guttenberg, Nageak                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
And so, the House concurred in the Senate amendment.                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that the roll                                                           
call on the passage of the bill be considered the roll call on the                                                              
effective date clause.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The Chief Clerk notified the Senate.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSSSHB 4(FIN) was referred to the Chief Clerk for enrollment.                                                               
                                                                                                                                
                         MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HB 52                                                                                                                         
A message dated April 12, 2013, was read stating the Senate passed                                                              
HB 52 am with the following amendment, and it is transmitted for                                                                
consideration:                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
     SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 52(FIN)                                                                                       
     "An Act relating to allowable absences from the state for purposes                                                         
     of eligibility for permanent fund dividends; and providing for an                                                          
     effective date."                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
                        CONCUR IN SENATE AMENDMENTS                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HB 52                                                                                                                         
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                
House consider the Senate message.  There being no objection, it was                                                            
so ordered.                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                

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Representative Kerttula moved and asked unanimous consent that she                                                              
be allowed to abstain from voting because of a conflict of interest.                                                            
Objection was heard, and Representative Kerttula was required to                                                                
vote.                                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved that the House concur in the Senate                                                                 
amendment to HB 52 am, thus adopting SCS HB 52(FIN), and                                                                        
recommended that the members vote yes.                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall the House concur in the Senate                                                                      
amendment to HB 52 am?"  The roll was taken with the following                                                                  
result:                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
SCS HB 52(FIN)                                                                                                                  
Concur                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  36   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  2   ABSENT:  2                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Austerman, Chenault, Costello, Drummond, Edgmon, Feige,                                                                  
Foster, Gattis, Gruenberg, Hawker, Herron, Higgins, Holmes, Hughes,                                                             
Isaacson, Johnson, Josephson, Kawasaki, Keller, Kerttula,                                                                       
Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lynn, Millett, Munoz, Neuman, Olson,                                                                    
Pruitt, Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Thompson, Tuck, P.Wilson,                                                           
T.Wilson                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Guttenberg, Nageak                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Gara, Tarr                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
And so, the House concurred in the Senate amendment.                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that the roll                                                           
call on the passage of the bill be considered the roll call on the                                                              
effective date clause.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The Chief Clerk notified the Senate.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SCS HB 52(FIN) was referred to the Chief Clerk for enrollment.                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                         MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HB 71                                                                                                                         
A message dated April 12, 2013, was read stating the Senate passed:                                                             
                                                                                                                                

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     CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 71(FIN)                                                                                              
     "An Act requiring the Department of Commerce, Community, and                                                               
     Economic Development to file an annual report to the legislature                                                           
     regarding statewide and regional economic development projects                                                             
     and regional development organizations; extending the                                                                      
     termination date of the Alaska regional economic assistance                                                                
     program; and providing for an effective date."                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
with the following amendment, and it is transmitted for consideration:                                                          
                                                                                                                                
     SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 71(FIN)                                                                                
     "An Act requiring the Commercial Fisheries Entry Commission to                                                             
     report biennially on the vessel-based limited entry fisheries system                                                       
     for the weathervane scallop and Bering Sea hair crab fisheries;                                                            
     requiring the Department of Commerce, Community, and                                                                       
     Economic Development to file an annual report to the legislature                                                           
     regarding statewide and regional economic development projects                                                             
     and regional development organizations; extending the                                                                      
     termination date of the Alaska regional economic assistance                                                                
     program; extending the termination date of the authority of the                                                            
     Commercial Fisheries Entry Commission to maintain a vessel-                                                                
     based limited entry fisheries system for the weathervane scallop                                                           
     and Bering Sea hair crab fisheries; providing for an effective date                                                        
     by amending the effective date under sec. 28, ch. 137, SLA 2002;                                                           
     and providing for an effective date."                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
 (SCR 9 - title change resolution)                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 71(FIN) is under Unfinished Business.                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HB 84                                                                                                                         
A message dated April 12, 2013, was read stating the Senate passed                                                              
CSHB 84(FIN) with the following amendment, and it is transmitted                                                                
for consideration:                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 84(FIN)(efd am S)                                                                                    
     "An Act relating to applying military education, training, and                                                             
     service credit to occupational licensing and certain postsecondary                                                         
     education and employment training requirements; providing for a                                                            

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     temporary occupational license for qualified military service                                                              
     members; and providing for an effective date."                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 84(FIN) is under Unfinished Business.                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
SB 22                                                                                                                         
A message dated April 12, 2013, was read stating the Senate                                                                     
concurred in the House amendment to:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 22(FIN)                                                                                             
     "An Act relating to the commencement of actions for felony sex                                                             
     trafficking and felony human trafficking; relating to the crime of                                                         
     sexual assault; relating to the crime of unlawful contact; relating                                                        
     to forfeiture for certain crimes involving prostitution; relating to                                                       
     the time in which to commence certain prosecutions; relating to                                                            
     release in a prosecution for stalking or a crime involving domestic                                                        
     violence or for violation of a condition of release in connection                                                          
     with a crime involving domestic violence; relating to interception                                                         
     of private communications for certain sex trafficking or human                                                             
     trafficking offenses; relating to use of evidence of sexual conduct                                                        
     concerning victims of certain crimes; relating to consideration at                                                         
     sentencing of the effect of a crime on the victim; relating to the                                                         
     time to make an application for credit for time served in a                                                                
     treatment program or while in other custody; relating to                                                                   
     suspending imposition of sentence for sex trafficking; relating to                                                         
     consecutive sentences for convictions of certain crimes involving                                                          
     child pornography or indecent materials to minors; relating to the                                                         
     referral of sexual felonies to a three-judge panel; relating to the                                                        
     definition of 'sexual felony' for sentencing and probation for                                                             
     conviction of certain crimes; relating to the definition of 'sex                                                           
     offense' regarding sex offender registration; relating to the                                                              
     definition of 'victim counseling centers' for disclosure of certain                                                        
     communications concerning sexual assault or domestic violence;                                                             
     relating to violent crimes compensation; relating to certain                                                               
     information in retention election of judges concerning sentencing                                                          
     of persons convicted of felonies; relating to remission of sentences                                                       
     for certain sexual felony offenders; relating to forms for sexual                                                          
     assault, stalking, and domestic violence protective orders; relating                                                       
     to the subpoena power of the attorney general in cases involving                                                           

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     the use of an Internet service account; relating to reasonable                                                             
     efforts in child-in-need-of-aid cases involving sexual abuse or sex                                                        
     offender registration; relating to mandatory reporting by athletic                                                         
     coaches of child abuse or neglect; making conforming                                                                       
     amendments; amending Rules 16, 32.1(b)(1), and 32.2(a), Alaska                                                             
     Rules of Criminal Procedure, and Rules 404(a) and (b), Alaska                                                              
     Rules of Evidence; and providing for an effective date."                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
thus adopting:                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 22(FIN)                                                                                
     "An Act relating to the commencement of actions for felony sex                                                             
     trafficking and felony human trafficking; relating to the crime of                                                         
     sexual assault; relating to the crime of unlawful contact; relating                                                        
     to forfeiture for certain crimes involving prostitution; relating to                                                       
     the time in which to commence certain prosecutions; relating to                                                            
     release in a prosecution for stalking or a crime involving domestic                                                        
     violence or for violation of a condition of release in connection                                                          
     with a crime involving domestic violence; relating to interception                                                         
     of private communications for certain sex trafficking or human                                                             
     trafficking offenses; relating to use of evidence of sexual conduct                                                        
     concerning victims of certain crimes; relating to consideration at                                                         
     sentencing of the effect of a crime on the victim; relating to the                                                         
     time to make an application for credit for time served in a                                                                
     treatment program or while in other custody; relating to                                                                   
     suspending imposition of sentence for sex trafficking; relating to                                                         
     consecutive sentences for convictions of certain crimes involving                                                          
     child pornography or indecent materials to minors; relating to the                                                         
     referral of sexual felonies to a three-judge panel; relating to the                                                        
     definition of 'sexual felony' for sentencing and probation for                                                             
     conviction of certain crimes; relating to the definition of 'sex                                                           
     offense' regarding sex offender registration; relating to the                                                              
     definition of 'victim counseling centers' for disclosure of certain                                                        
     communications concerning sexual assault or domestic violence;                                                             
     relating to violent crimes compensation; relating to certain                                                               
     information in retention election of judges concerning sentencing                                                          
     of persons convicted of felonies; relating to the rights of certain                                                        
     victims of sexual assault to obtain legal and equitable remedies for                                                       
     injuries arising from the conduct of a perpetrator; relating to the                                                        
     definition of 'sexual assault' for the purpose of adoption and the                                                         

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     termination of parental rights in certain proceedings; relating to                                                         
     remission of sentences for certain sexual felony offenders; relating                                                       
     to forms for sexual assault, stalking, and domestic violence                                                               
     protective orders; relating to the subpoena power of the attorney                                                          
     general in cases involving the use of an Internet service account;                                                         
     relating to reasonable efforts in child-in-need-of-aid cases                                                               
     involving sexual abuse or sex offender registration; relating to                                                           
     mandatory reporting by athletic coaches of child abuse or neglect;                                                         
     making conforming amendments; amending Rules 16, 32.1(b)(1),                                                               
     and 32.2(a), Alaska Rules of Criminal Procedure, and Rules                                                                 
     404(a) and (b), Alaska Rules of Evidence; and providing for an                                                             
     effective date."                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
 (HCR 12 - title change resolution)                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
SB 23                                                                                                                         
A message dated April 12, 2013, was read stating the Senate                                                                     
concurred in the House amendment to:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 23(FIN)                                                                                             
     "An Act relating to development project financing by the Alaska                                                            
     Industrial Development and Export Authority; relating to the                                                               
     dividends from the Alaska Industrial Development and Export                                                                
     Authority; authorizing the Alaska Industrial Development and                                                               
     Export Authority to provide financing and issue bonds for a                                                                
     liquefied natural gas production system and natural gas                                                                    
     distribution system; and providing for an effective date."                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
thus adopting:                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 23(FIN)                                                                                
     "An Act relating to development project financing by the Alaska                                                            
     Industrial Development and Export Authority; relating to the                                                               
     dividends from the Alaska Industrial Development and Export                                                                
     Authority; relating to the meaning of 'net income' and 'unrestricted                                                       
     net income' for purposes of the Alaska Industrial Development                                                              
     and Export Authority; authorizing the Alaska Industrial                                                                    
     Development and Export Authority to provide financing and issue                                                            

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     bonds for a liquefied natural gas production system and natural                                                            
      gas distribution system; and providing for an effective date."                                                           
                                                                                                                                
 (HCR 7 - title change resolution)                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
HB 87                                                                                                                         
A message dated April 12, 2013, was read stating the Senate adopted                                                             
the Conference Committee report on CSHB 87(FIN) and SCS CSHB                                                                    
87(EDC), thus adopting:                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
     CONFERENCE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 87                                                                                        
     "An Act relating to allocations to the special education service                                                           
     agency and extending the special education service agency; and                                                             
     providing for an effective date."                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
     (SCR 5 - title change resolution)                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
The report is under Unfinished Business.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
A message dated April 12, 2013, was read stating the Senate passed                                                              
the following, and it is transmitted for consideration:                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
                        FIRST READING AND REFERENCE                                                                          
                           OF SENATE RESOLUTIONS                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
SCR 9                                                                                                                         
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 9 by the Senate                                                                                
Finance Committee:                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
     Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules of                                                             
     the Alaska State Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 71,                                                                
     requiring the Department of Commerce, Community, and                                                                       
     Economic Development to file an annual report to the legislature                                                           
     regarding statewide and regional economic development projects                                                             
     and regional development organizations; and extending the                                                                  
     termination date of the Alaska regional economic assistance                                                                
     program.                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
was read the first time.                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                

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                      REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
SB 47                                                                                                                         
The Finance Committee considered:                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR SENATE BILL NO.                                                                              
     47(FIN)                                                                                                                    
     "An Act relating to boarding schools operated by school districts;                                                         
     and providing for an effective date."                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 47(FIN)                                                                         
     (same title)                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representative Neuman, Vice Chair, with                                                                
the following individual recommendations:                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (6):  Munoz, Thompson, Edgmon, T. Wilson, Gara, Neuman                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
No recommendation (3):  Kawasaki (Alternate), Holmes, Costello                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply to HCS CSSSSB 47(FIN):                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
3.  Fiscal, Dept. of Education & Early Development                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
CSSSSB 47(FIN) is on today's calendar.                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
SB 57                                                                                                                         
The Finance Committee considered:                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 57(FIN)                                                                                             
     "An Act relating to parental involvement in education; adjusting                                                           
     pupil transportation funding; amending the time required for                                                               
     employers to give tenured teachers notification of their                                                                   
     nonretention; and providing for an effective date."                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                

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     HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 57(EDC)                                                                                
     (same title)                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representative Neuman, Vice Chair, with                                                                
the following individual recommendations:                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (5):  Holmes, Munoz, Edgmon, Costello, Neuman                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
No recommendation (3):  Thompson, T. Wilson, Gara                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Amend (1):  Kawasaki (Alternate)                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply to HCS CSSB 57(EDC):                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
2.  Zero, Dept. of Education & Early Development                                                                                
4.  Fiscal, Dept. of Education & Early Development                                                                              
5.  Fiscal, Dept. of Education & Early Development                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
CSSB 57(FIN) is on today's calendar.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
SB 73                                                                                                                         
The Community & Regional Affairs Committee considered:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 73(STA)                                                                                             
     "An Act relating to a municipal property tax exemption for real                                                            
     property that is the primary residence of certain widows and                                                               
     widowers; and providing for an effective date."                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representative LeDoux, Co-chair, with the                                                              
following individual recommendations:                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (5):  Foster, Reinbold, Olson, Drummond, LeDoux                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
1.  Zero, Dept. of Commerce, Community, & Economic Development                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
CSSB 73(STA) is on today's calendar.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                

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                         INTRODUCTION OF CITATIONS                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The following citations were introduced and referred to the Rules                                                               
Committee for placement on the calendar:                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Mr. Travis Harrington                                                                                                
By Representatives Saddler, Stoltze                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - The House Floor Staff                                                                                                
By Representative Johnson                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
                                                         th                                                                     
Honoring - Nick Begich Scholarship Intern Fund, 35 Anniversary                                                                  
By Representative Tuck                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                     th                                                                                        
Honoring - Channel 2 - KTUU, 60 Anniversary                                                                                     
By Representative Tuck                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Anchorage Neighborhood Health Center                                                                                 
By Representative Tuck; Senator Ellis                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
                                                   th                                                                           
Honoring - The Alaska Air National Guard 176 Wing                                                                               
By Senator Wielechowski; Representative LeDoux                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                      rd                                                                                                        
Honoring - The 673 Air Base Wing                                                                                                
By Senator Wielechowski; Representative LeDoux                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - 2013 Top Ten Iditarod Finishers                                                                                      
By Senator Hoffman; Representative Foster                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Thomas Belarde                                                                                                    
By Representative Tuck                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Joseph Reilly                                                                                                     
By Representative Tuck                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Ethel K. Goad                                                                                                     
By Representatives Guttenberg, Stoltze                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                

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                            UNFINISHED BUSINESS                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
HB 87                                                                                                                         
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that that                                                               
the House consider the Conference Committee report (page 1126) on                                                               
CSHB 87(FIN) and SCS CSHB 87(EDC).  There being no objection,                                                                   
it was so ordered.                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved that the House adopt the Conference                                                                 
Committee report, thus adopting the following, and recommended that                                                             
the members vote yes:                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
     CONFERENCE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 87                                                                                        
     "An Act relating to allocations to the special education service                                                           
     agency and extending the special education service agency; and                                                             
     providing for an effective date."                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall the House adopt the report?"  The roll was                                                          
taken with the following result:                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
CCS HB 87                                                                                                                       
Adopt                                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  36   NAYS:  2   EXCUSED:  2   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Austerman, Chenault, Costello, Drummond, Edgmon, Feige,                                                                  
Foster, Gara, Gattis, Gruenberg, Hawker, Herron, Higgins, Holmes,                                                               
Hughes, Isaacson, Johnson, Josephson, Kawasaki, Keller, Kerttula,                                                               
Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lynn, Millett, Munoz, Neuman, Olson,                                                                    
Pruitt, Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Tarr, Thompson, Tuck, P.Wilson                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Reinbold, T.Wilson                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Guttenberg, Nageak                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
And so, the House adopted CCS HB 87.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that the roll                                                           
call on the passage of the bill be considered the roll call on the                                                              
effective date clause.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The Chief Clerk notified the Senate.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                

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The Senate adopted the Conference Committee report (page 1166).                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
CCS HB 87 was referred to the Chief Clerk for engrossment and                                                                   
enrollment.                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
The Speaker stated that, without objection, the House would recess                                                              
until 1:30 p.m.; and so, the House recessed at 12:32 p.m.                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
                               AFTER RECESS                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
The Speaker called the House back to order at 1:53 p.m.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
The Speaker stated that, without objection, the House would revert to:                                                          
                                                                                                                                
                       REPORTS OF SPECIAL COMMITTEES                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
HB 65                                                                                                                         
The Conference Committee with limited powers of free conference                                                                 
considering CSHB 65(FIN) and SCS CSHB 65(FIN) recommends the                                                                    
following be adopted:                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
     CONFERENCE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 65                                                                                        
     "An Act making appropriations for the operating and loan                                                                   
     program expenses of state government and for certain programs,                                                             
     capitalizing funds, and making reappropriations; and providing for                                                         
     an effective date."                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representatives Austerman (Chair), Stoltze,                                                            
Gara; and Senators Kelly (Chair), Meyer, Hoffman.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
A fiscal note packet was attached.                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
The report was received in the Chief Clerk's office at 12:12 p.m., April                                                        
13, 2013, and is under Unfinished Business.                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
HB 66                                                                                                                         
The Conference Committee with limited powers of free conference                                                                 
considering CSHB 66(FIN) and SCS CSHB 66(FIN) recommends the                                                                    
following be adopted:                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                

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     CONFERENCE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 66                                                                                        
     "An Act making appropriations for the operating and capital                                                                
     expenses of the state's integrated comprehensive mental health                                                             
     program and making a reappropriation; and providing for an                                                                 
     effective date."                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representatives Austerman (Chair), Stoltze,                                                            
Gara; and Senators Kelly (Chair), Meyer, Hoffman.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
A fiscal note packet and mental health funding spreadsheets associated                                                          
with SB 95-STATE EMPLOYEE COMPENSATION AND                                                                                      
BENEFITS were attached.                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
The report was received in the Chief Clerk's office at 12:12 p.m., April                                                        
13, 2013, and is under Unfinished Business.                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                    CONSIDERATION OF THE DAILY CALENDAR                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                      SECOND READING OF SENATE BILLS                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
SB 7                                                                                                                          
The following was read the second time:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
     SENATE BILL NO. 7 am                                                                                                       
     "An Act relating to the computation of the tax on the taxable                                                              
      income of a corporation derived from sources within the state."                                                          
                                                                                                                                
with the:                                                     Journal Page                                                      
                                                                                                                                
 FIN RPT HCS(FIN) NT 6DP 1DNP 3NR 1AM                                 1135                                                      
 FN2: ZERO(CED)                                                       1136                                                      
 FN3: (REV)                                                           1136                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                
following committee substitute be adopted in lieu of the original bill:                                                         
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 7(FIN)                                                                                        
     "An Act relating to the computation of the tax on the taxable                                                              
     income of a corporation derived from sources within the state;                                                             

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     relating to the ineligibility and eligibility of certain productions to                                                    
     receive a film production tax credit; and providing for an effective                                                       
     date."                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
     (HCR 14 - title change resolution)                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
**The presence of Representative Nageak, who was excused (page                                                                  
1155), was noted.                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that HCS                                                                
SB 7(FIN) be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading, and                                                               
placed on final passage.                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
There was objection.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HCS SB 7(FIN) will advance to third reading on tomorrow's calendar.                                                             
                                                                                                                                
                              RECONSIDERATION                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
SB 37                                                                                                                         
Representative Johnson brought up reconsideration of the vote on                                                                
SB 37 (page 1132).                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
The following was before the House in third reading:                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
     SENATE BILL NO. 37                                                                                                         
     "An Act extending the termination date of the Statewide Suicide                                                            
     Prevention Council; and providing for an effective date."                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
The question to be reconsidered:  "Shall SB 37 pass the House?"  The                                                            
roll was taken with the following result:                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
SB 37                                                                                                                           
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
Reconsideration                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  38   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  1                                                                               
                                                                                                                                

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Yeas:  Chenault, Costello, Drummond, Edgmon, Feige, Foster, Gara,                                                               
Gattis, Gruenberg, Hawker, Herron, Higgins, Holmes, Hughes,                                                                     
Isaacson, Johnson, Josephson, Kawasaki, Keller, Kerttula,                                                                       
Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lynn, Millett, Munoz, Nageak, Neuman,                                                                   
Olson, Pruitt, Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Tarr, Thompson,                                                              
Tuck, P.Wilson, T.Wilson                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Guttenberg                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Austerman                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
And so, SB 37 passed the House on reconsideration.                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that the roll                                                           
call on the passage of the bill be considered the roll call on the                                                              
effective date clause.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SB 37 was signed by the Speaker and Chief Clerk and returned to the                                                             
Senate.                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
**Representative Nageak, who was excused (page 1155), left the                                                                  
Chamber.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                         SPECIAL ORDER OF BUSINESS                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
SCR 5                                                                                                                         
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                
following be taken up as a Special Order of Business:                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
     SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 5                                                                                         
     Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules of                                                             
     the Alaska State Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 87,                                                                
     relating to the governing board and duties of the special education                                                        
     service agency; relating to allocations to the special education                                                           
     service agency; and extending the special education service                                                                
     agency.                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                

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The question being:  "Shall SCR 5 pass the House?"  The roll was                                                                
taken with the following result:                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
SCR 5                                                                                                                           
Special Order of Business                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  38   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  2   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Austerman, Chenault, Costello, Drummond, Edgmon, Feige,                                                                  
Foster, Gara, Gattis, Gruenberg, Hawker, Herron, Higgins, Holmes,                                                               
Hughes, Isaacson, Johnson, Josephson, Kawasaki, Keller, Kerttula,                                                               
Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lynn, Millett, Munoz, Neuman, Olson,                                                                    
Pruitt, Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Tarr, Thompson, Tuck,                                                               
P.Wilson, T.Wilson                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Guttenberg, Nageak                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
And so, SCR 5 passed the House, was signed by the Speaker and                                                                   
Chief Clerk, and returned to the Senate.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
                      SECOND READING OF SENATE BILLS                                                                         
                                (continued)                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
SB 18                                                                                                                         
The following, which is on today's calendar pending referral, is in the                                                         
Finance Committee:                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 18(FIN) am                                                                                          
     "An Act making, amending, and repealing appropriations,                                                                    
     including capital appropriations, supplemental appropriations,                                                             
     reappropriations, and other appropriations; making appropriations                                                          
     to capitalize funds; and providing for an effective date."                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
SB 27                                                                                                                         
The following was read the second time:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
     SENATE BILL NO. 27                                                                                                         
     "An Act establishing authority for the state to evaluate and seek                                                          
     primacy for administering the regulatory program for dredge and                                                            
     fill activities allowed to individual states under federal law and                                                         
     relating to the authority; and providing for an effective date."                                                          
                                                                                                                                

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with the:                                                     Journal Page                                                      
                                                                                                                                
 RES RPT 5DP 3DNP                                                       618                                                     
 FN1: (DEC)                                                             618                                                     
 FN2: (DNR)                                                             618                                                     
 FN3: ZERO(LAW)                                                         618                                                     
 FIN RPT 3DP 7NR 1AM                                                  1110                                                      
 FN1: (DEC)                                                           1111                                                      
 FN2: (DNR)                                                           1111                                                      
 FN3: ZERO(LAW)                                                       1111                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that SB 27                                                              
be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading, and placed on                                                               
final passage.                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
There was objection.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SB 27 will advance to third reading on tomorrow's calendar.                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
SB 38                                                                                                                         
The following was read the second time:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 38(FIN)                                                                                             
     "An Act extending the termination date of the State Medical                                                                
     Board; relating to the executive secretary of the State Medical                                                            
     Board; and providing for an effective date."                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
with the:                                                     Journal Page                                                      
                                                                                                                                
 HSS RPT 4DP                                                            913                                                     
 FN1: (CED)                                                             914                                                     
 FIN RPT 3DP 7NR 1AM                                                  1059                                                      
 FN1: (CED)                                                           1060                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that CSSB                                                               
38(FIN) be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading, and                                                                 
placed on final passage.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                          
                                                                                                                                
CSSB 38(FIN) was read the third time.                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                

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The question being:  "Shall CSSB 38(FIN) pass the House?"  The roll                                                             
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSSB 38(FIN)                                                                                                                    
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  35   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  2   ABSENT:  3                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Austerman, Chenault, Costello, Drummond, Edgmon, Feige,                                                                  
Foster, Gattis, Gruenberg, Herron, Higgins, Holmes, Hughes,                                                                     
Isaacson, Johnson, Josephson, Kawasaki, Keller, Kreiss-Tomkins,                                                                 
LeDoux, Lynn, Millett, Munoz, Neuman, Olson, Pruitt, Reinbold,                                                                  
Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Tarr, Thompson, Tuck, P.Wilson, T.Wilson                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Guttenberg, Nageak                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Gara, Hawker, Kerttula                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
And so, CSSB 38(FIN) passed the House.                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt 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.                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSSB 38(FIN) was signed by the Speaker and Chief Clerk and                                                                      
returned to the Senate.                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
SB 47                                                                                                                         
The following was read the second time:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR SENATE BILL NO.                                                                              
     47(FIN)                                                                                                                    
     "An Act relating to boarding schools operated by school districts;                                                         
     and providing for an effective date."                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
with the:                                                     Journal Page                                                      
                                                                                                                                
 FIN RPT HCS(FIN) 6DP 3NR                                             1168                                                      
 FN3: (EED)                                                           1168                                                      
                                                                                                                                

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Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                
following committee substitute be adopted in lieu of the original bill:                                                         
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 47(FIN)                                                                         
     (same title)                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that HCS                                                                
CSSSSB 47(FIN) be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading,                                                              
and placed on final passage.                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
There was objection.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSSSB 47(FIN) will advance to third reading on tomorrow's                                                                  
calendar.                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
SB 56                                                                                                                         
The following, which is on today's calendar pending referral, is in the                                                         
Finance Committee:                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 56(JUD)                                                                                             
     "An Act relating to certain crimes involving controlled substances;                                                        
     and providing for an effective date."                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
SB 57                                                                                                                         
The following was read the second time:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 57(FIN)                                                                                             
     "An Act relating to parental involvement in education; adjusting                                                           
     pupil transportation funding; amending the time required for                                                               
     employers to give tenured teachers notification of their                                                                   
     nonretention; and providing for an effective date."                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
with the:                                                     Journal Page                                                      
                                                                                                                                
 EDC RPT HCS(EDC) 3DP 2NR 1AM                                           968                                                     
 FN2: ZERO(EED)                                                         969                                                     
 FN3: (EED)                                                             969                                                     
 FN4: (EED)                                                             969                                                     

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 FIN RPT HCS(EDC) 5DP 3NR 1AM                                         1168                                                      
 FN2: ZERO(EED)                                                       1169                                                      
 FN4: (EED)                                                           1169                                                      
 FN5: (EED)                                                           1169                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                
following committee substitute be adopted in lieu of the original bill:                                                         
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 57(EDC)                                                                                
     (same title)                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that HCS                                                                
CSSB 57(EDC) be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading,                                                                
and placed on final passage.                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
There was objection.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSB 57(EDC) will advance to third reading on tomorrow's                                                                    
calendar.                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
SB 62                                                                                                                         
The following was read the second time:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
     SENATE BILL NO. 62                                                                                                         
     "An Act relating to grants for school construction."                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
with the:                                                     Journal Page                                                      
                                                                                                                                
 FIN RPT 8DP 1AM                                                      1136                                                      
 FN1: (EED)                                                           1137                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that SB 62                                                              
be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading, and placed on                                                               
final passage.                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
There was objection.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                

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SB 62 will advance to third reading on tomorrow's calendar.                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
SB 65                                                                                                                         
The following was read the second time:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 65(JUD)                                                                                             
     "An Act relating to property exemptions for retirement plans,                                                              
     individual retirement accounts, and Roth IRAs; relating to                                                                 
     transfers of individual retirement plans; relating to the rights of                                                        
     judgment creditors of members of limited liability companies and                                                           
     partners of limited liability partnerships; relating to the Uniform                                                        
     Probate Code, including pleadings, orders, liability, and notices                                                          
     under the Uniform Probate Code and the Alaska Principal and                                                                
     Income Act, the appointment of trust property, the Alaska                                                                  
     Uniform Prudent Investor Act, co-trustees, trust protectors, and                                                           
     trust advisors; 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 certain insurance policies; relating to restrictions on transfers                                                      
     of trust interests; relating to discretionary interests in irrevocable                                                     
     trusts; relating to the community property of married persons; and                                                         
     amending Rule 64, Alaska Rules of Civil Procedure, and Rule                                                                
     301(a), Alaska Rules of Evidence."                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
with the:                                                     Journal Page                                                      
                                                                                                                                
 FIN RPT 3DP 8NR                                                      1111                                                      
 FN1: ZERO(LAW)                                                       1112                                                      
 FN2: ZERO(REV)                                                       1112                                                      
 FN3: ZERO(ADM)                                                       1112                                                      
 FN5: ZERO(CED)                                                       1112                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that CSSB                                                               
65(JUD) be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading, and                                                                 
placed on final passage.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                          
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
CSSB 65(JUD) was read the third time.                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                

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Representative Gruenberg moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                 
he be allowed to abstain from voting because of a conflict of interest.                                                         
Objection was heard, and Representative Gruenberg was required to                                                               
vote.                                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall CSSB 65(JUD) pass the House?"  The roll                                                             
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSSB 65(JUD)                                                                                                                    
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  37   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  2   ABSENT:  1                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Austerman, Chenault, Costello, Drummond, Feige, Foster,                                                                  
Gara, Gattis, Gruenberg, Hawker, Herron, Higgins, Holmes, Hughes,                                                               
Isaacson, Johnson, Josephson, Kawasaki, Keller, Kerttula,                                                                       
Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lynn, Millett, Munoz, Neuman, Olson,                                                                    
Pruitt, Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Tarr, Thompson, Tuck,                                                               
P.Wilson, T.Wilson                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Guttenberg, Nageak                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Edgmon                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
And so, CSSB 65(JUD) passed the House.                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt 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.                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
CSSB 65(JUD) was signed by the Speaker and Chief Clerk and                                                                      
returned to the Senate.                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
SB 73                                                                                                                         
The Speaker stated that, without objection, the following would be                                                              
moved to the bottom of the calendar:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 73(STA)                                                                                             
     "An Act relating to a municipal property tax exemption for real                                                            
     property that is the primary residence of certain widows and                                                               
     widowers; and providing for an effective date."                                                                            
                                                                                                                                

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SB 74                                                                                                                         
The following, which is on today's calendar pending referral, is in the                                                         
Finance Committee:                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
     SENATE BILL NO. 74                                                                                                         
     "An Act creating the University of Alaska building fund for the                                                            
     payment by the University of Alaska of the costs of use,                                                                   
     management, operation, maintenance, and depreciation of space in                                                           
     buildings; and authorizing the Board of Regents of the University                                                          
     of Alaska to designate buildings for which the fund is to be used."                                                        
                                                                                                                                
SB 83                                                                                                                         
The following was read the second time:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 83(FIN)                                                                                             
     "An Act relating to the corporation income tax; relating to the                                                            
     computation of interest under the look-back method applicable to                                                           
     long-term contracts in the Internal Revenue Code; and providing                                                            
     for an effective date."                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
with the:                                                     Journal Page                                                      
                                                                                                                                
 FIN RPT HCS(FIN) NT 9DP 1NR 1AM                                      1125                                                      
 FN1: INDETERMINATE(REV)                                              1126                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                
following committee substitute be adopted in lieu of the original bill:                                                         
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 83(FIN)                                                                                
     "An Act making the income received by a regional aquaculture                                                               
     association or a salmon hatchery permit holder from the sale of                                                            
     salmon or salmon eggs under or from a cost recovery fishery                                                                
     exempt from the corporation income tax; relating to the                                                                    
     corporation income tax; relating to the computation of interest                                                            
     under the look-back method applicable to long-term contracts in                                                            
     the Internal Revenue Code; relating to the assignment of certain                                                           
     tax credits; providing for an effective date by repealing the                                                              
     effective date of sec. 8, ch. 51, SLA 2012; and providing for an                                                           
     effective date."                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
     (HCR 13 - title change resolution)                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                

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There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that HCS                                                                
CSSB 83(FIN) be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading,                                                                
and placed on final passage.                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
There was objection.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSB 83(FIN) will advance to third reading on tomorrow's                                                                    
calendar.                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
SB 95                                                                                                                         
The following was read the second time:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 95(FIN)                                                                                             
     "An Act relating to the compensation, allowances, geographic                                                               
     differentials in pay, and leave of certain public officials, officers,                                                     
     and employees not covered by collective bargaining agreements;                                                             
     relating to the compensation and geographic differentials in pay of                                                        
     certain justices and judges; relating to certain petroleum engineers                                                       
     and petroleum geologists employed by the Department of Natural                                                             
     Resources; relating to increased pay for certain partially exempt                                                          
     employees of the state in specific circumstances; making                                                                   
       conforming amendments; and providing for an effective date."                                                            
                                                                                                                                
with the:                                                     Journal Page                                                      
                                                                                                                                
 FIN RPT HCS(FIN) 3DP 2NR 2AM                                         1137                                                      
 FN1: (GOV/ALL DEPTS)                                                 1138                                                      
 FN2: (LEG)                                                           1138                                                      
 FN3: (CRT)                                                           1138                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                
following committee substitute be adopted in lieu of the original bill:                                                         
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 95(FIN)                                                                                
     (same title)                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                

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Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that HCS                                                                
CSSB 95(FIN) be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading,                                                                
and placed on final passage.                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
There was objection.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSB 95(FIN) will advance to third reading on tomorrow's                                                                    
calendar.                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The Speaker stated that, without objection, the House would recess                                                              
until 3:30 p.m.; and so, the House recessed at 2:38 p.m.                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
                               AFTER RECESS                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
The Speaker called the House back to order at 4:15 p.m.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                        CONCUR IN SENATE AMENDMENTS                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HB 71                                                                                                                         
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                
House consider the Senate message (page 1162) on the following:                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 71(FIN)                                                                                              
     "An Act requiring the Department of Commerce, Community, and                                                               
     Economic Development to file an annual report to the legislature                                                           
     regarding statewide and regional economic development projects                                                             
     and regional development organizations; extending the                                                                      
     termination date of the Alaska regional economic assistance                                                                
     program; and providing for an effective date."                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
and                                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
     SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 71(FIN)                                                                                
     "An Act requiring the Commercial Fisheries Entry Commission to                                                             
     report biennially on the vessel-based limited entry fisheries system                                                       
     for the weathervane scallop and Bering Sea hair crab fisheries;                                                            
     requiring the Department of Commerce, Community, and                                                                       
     Economic Development to file an annual report to the legislature                                                           

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     regarding statewide and regional economic development projects                                                             
     and regional development organizations; extending the                                                                      
     termination date of the Alaska regional economic assistance                                                                
     program; extending the termination date of the authority of the                                                            
     Commercial Fisheries Entry Commission to maintain a vessel-                                                                
     based limited entry fisheries system for the weathervane scallop                                                           
     and Bering Sea hair crab fisheries; providing for an effective date                                                        
     by amending the effective date under sec. 28, ch. 137, SLA 2002;                                                           
     and providing for an effective date."                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
 (SCR 9 - title change resolution)                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved that the House concur in the Senate                                                                 
amendment to CSHB 71(FIN), thus adopting SCS CSHB 71(FIN), and                                                                  
recommended that the members vote no.                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall the House concur in the Senate                                                                      
amendment to CSHB 71(FIN)?"  The roll was taken with the                                                                        
following result:                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSHB 71(FIN)                                                                                                                
Concur                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  1   NAYS:  37   EXCUSED:  2   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Josephson                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Austerman, Chenault, Costello, Drummond, Edgmon, Feige,                                                                  
Foster, Gara, Gattis, Gruenberg, Hawker, Herron, Higgins, Holmes,                                                               
Hughes, Isaacson, Johnson, Kawasaki, Keller, Kerttula,                                                                          
Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lynn, Millett, Munoz, Neuman, Olson,                                                                    
Pruitt, Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Tarr, Thompson, Tuck,                                                               
P.Wilson, T.Wilson                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Guttenberg, Nageak                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
And so, the House failed to concur in the Senate amendment.                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
The Chief Clerk notified the Senate and respectfully requested it to                                                            
recede.                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                

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In the event the Senate fails to recede from its amendment, the                                                                 
Speaker appointed the following members to a Conference Committee                                                               
to meet with a like committee from the Senate to consider the above                                                             
bills:                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
 Representative Hughes, Chair                                                                                                   
 Representative Johnson                                                                                                         
 Representative Tarr                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                    CONSIDERATION OF THE DAILY CALENDAR                                                                      
                                (continued)                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                       THIRD READING OF SENATE BILLS                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
SB 21                                                                                                                         
The following, which was advanced to third reading from the April 12,                                                           
2013, calendar (page 1130), was read the third time:                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 21(FIN)                                                                                
     "An Act relating to the interest rate applicable to certain amounts                                                        
     due for fees, taxes, and payments made and property delivered to                                                           
     the Department of Revenue; relating to appropriations from taxes                                                           
     paid under the Alaska Net Income Tax Act; providing a tax credit                                                           
     against the corporation income tax for qualified oil and gas service                                                       
     industry expenditures; relating to the oil and gas production tax                                                          
     rate; relating to gas used in the state; relating to monthly                                                               
     installment payments of the oil and gas production tax; relating to                                                        
     oil and gas production tax credits for certain losses and                                                                  
     expenditures; relating to oil and gas production tax credit                                                                
     certificates; relating to nontransferable tax credits based on                                                             
     production; relating to the oil and gas tax credit fund; relating to                                                       
     annual statements by producers and explorers; establishing an Oil                                                          
     and Gas Competitiveness Review Board; relating to the                                                                      
     determination of annual oil and gas production tax value including                                                         
     adjustments based on a percentage of gross value at the point of                                                           
     production from certain leases or properties; and making                                                                   
     conforming amendments."                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                

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Representative Thompson moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                  
HCS CSSB 21(FIN) be returned to second reading for the specific                                                                 
purpose of considering Amendment No. 1.  There being no objection,                                                              
it was so ordered.                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
The Speaker stated that, without objection, HCS CSSB 21(FIN) would                                                              
be returned to second reading for Amendment Nos. 1-12.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 1 was offered  by Representatives Thompson,                                                                        
Costello, Feige, and Kawasaki:                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Page 19, line 21:                                                                                                               
     Delete "(a)(5), (6), or (7) [(a)]"                                                                                     
     Insert "(a)"                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Page 19, lines 23 - 25:                                                                                                         
     Delete "or, for work qualifying under (a)(1), (2), (3), or (4) of                                                      
this section, for work performed in an area outside of the Cook                                                             
Inlet sedimentary basin and south of 68 degrees North latitude,"                                                            
     Insert "except that to qualify for the production tax credit                                                           
under (a)(1), (2), (3), or (4) of this section for exploration                                                              
conducted outside of the Cook Inlet sedimentary basin and south                                                             
of 68 degrees North latitude, an exploration expenditure must be                                                            
incurred for work performed"                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Representative Thompson moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                  
Amendment No. 1 be adopted.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Objection was heard and withdrawn.  There being no further objection,                                                           
Amendment No. 1 was adopted.                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 2 was offered  by Representatives Seaton, Munoz,                                                                   
Kawasaki, and Gara:                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, line 1, following "properties;" (title amendment):                                                                    
     Insert "relating to the additional conservation surcharge on                                                             
oil;"                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Page 26, following line 16:                                                                                                     
     Insert a new bill section to read:                                                                                         

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   "* Sec. 30. AS 43.55.300(a) is amended to read:                                                                            
         (a)  Every producer of oil shall pay a surcharge of $.07 for                                                       
     each [$.04 PER] barrel of oil produced from each lease or                                                              
     property in the state, less any oil the ownership or right to which is                                                     
     exempt from taxation."                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Page 30, line 11:                                                                                                               
     Delete "sec. 31"                                                                                                           
     Insert "sec. 32"                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Page 32, line 15:                                                                                                               
     Delete "32"                                                                                                                
     Insert "33"                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Representative Seaton moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                    
Amendment No. 2 be adopted.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Representative Stoltze objected.                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall Amendment No. 2 be adopted?"  The roll                                                              
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSB 21(FIN) am H                                                                                                           
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 2                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  14   NAYS:  24   EXCUSED:  2   ABSENT:  0                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Drummond, Edgmon, Gara, Gruenberg, Herron, Josephson,                                                                    
Kawasaki, Kerttula, Kreiss-Tomkins, Munoz, Seaton, Tarr, Tuck,                                                                  
P.Wilson                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Austerman, Chenault, Costello, Feige, Foster, Gattis, Hawker,                                                            
Higgins, Holmes, Hughes, Isaacson, Johnson, Keller, LeDoux, Lynn,                                                               
Millett, Neuman, Olson, Pruitt, Reinbold, Saddler, Stoltze, Thompson,                                                           
T.Wilson                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Guttenberg, Nageak                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
And so, Amendment No. 2 was not adopted.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                

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Amendment No. 3 was offered  by Representatives Seaton and                                                                       
Edgmon:                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Page 17, line 26, through page 18, line 28:                                                                                     
     Delete all material and insert:                                                                                            
         "(j)  For each month of the calendar year for which a                                                                  
     producer's average monthly gross value at the point of production                                                          
     of a barrel of taxable oil and gas is less than $150, a producer may                                                       
     apply against the producer's tax liability for the calendar year                                                           
     under AS 43.55.011(e) a tax credit in the amount specified in this                                                         
     subsection for each barrel of taxable oil under AS 43.55.011(e)                                                            
     that does not meet any of the criteria in AS 43.55.160(f) and that                                                         
     is produced during a calendar year after December 31, 2013, from                                                           
     leases or properties north of 68 degrees North latitude. A tax                                                             
     credit under this section may not reduce a producer's tax liability                                                        
     for a calendar year under AS 43.55.011(e) below zero. The                                                                  
     amount of the tax credit for a barrel of taxable oil subject to this                                                       
     subsection is                                                                                                              
              (1)  if the producer's average monthly gross value at the                                                         
     point of production of a barrel of taxable oil and gas is less than or                                                     
     equal to $100, $5 for each barrel of taxable oil; or                                                                       
              (2)  if the producer's average monthly gross value at the                                                         
     point of production of a barrel of taxable oil and gas is more than                                                        
     $100 and less than $150, $5 for each barrel of taxable oil, reduced                                                        
     by one-tenth of the difference between that average monthly gross                                                          
     value at the point of production of a barrel of oil and $100."                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Representative Seaton moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                    
Amendment No. 3 be adopted.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Representative Feige objected.                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall Amendment No. 3 be adopted?"  The roll                                                              
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSB 21(FIN) am H                                                                                                           
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 3                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  15   NAYS:  23   EXCUSED:  2   ABSENT:  0                                                                              
                                                                                                                                

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Yeas:  Austerman, Drummond, Edgmon, Foster, Gara, Gruenberg,                                                                    
Herron, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kerttula, Kreiss-Tomkins, Munoz,                                                                   
Seaton, Tarr, Tuck                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Chenault, Costello, Feige, Gattis, Hawker, Higgins, Holmes,                                                              
Hughes, Isaacson, Johnson, Keller, LeDoux, Lynn, Millett, Neuman,                                                               
Olson, Pruitt, Reinbold, Saddler, Stoltze, Thompson, P.Wilson,                                                                  
T.Wilson                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Guttenberg, Nageak                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
And so, Amendment No. 3 was not adopted.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 4 was offered  by Representatives Seaton and                                                                       
Kawasaki:                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Page 25, line 18, through page 26, line 4:                                                                                      
     Delete all material and insert:                                                                                            
         "(f)  Except as provided in (g) of this section, on and after                                                          
     January 1, 2014, in the calculation of an annual production tax                                                            
     value of a producer under (a)(1) of this section, the gross value at                                                       
     the point of production of oil or gas meeting one or more of the                                                           
     following criteria is reduced by 20 percent:                                                                               
              (1)  the oil or gas is produced from a lease or property                                                          
     that does not contain a lease that was within a unit on January 1,                                                         
     2003;                                                                                                                      
              (2)  the oil or gas is produced from a participating area                                                         
     established after December 31, 2011, that is within a unit formed                                                          
     under AS 38.05.180(p) before January 1, 2003, if the participating                                                         
     area does not contain a reservoir that had previously been in a                                                            
     participating area established before December 31, 2011;                                                                   
              (3)  the oil or gas is produced from acreage that was                                                             
     added to an existing participating area by the Department of                                                               
     Natural Resources on and after January 1, 2014, and the producer                                                           
     demonstrates to the department that the volume of oil or gas                                                               
     produced is from acreage added to an existing participating area.                                                          
         (g)  A reduction under (f) of this section may not reduce the                                                          
     gross value at the point of production below zero."                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Reletter the following subsection accordingly.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                

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Page 26, following line 16:                                                                                                     
     Insert a new subsection to read:                                                                                           
         "(i)  In this section, "participating area" means a reservoir or                                                       
     portion of a reservoir producing or contributing to production as                                                          
     approved by the Department of Natural Resources."                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Page 29, following line 24:                                                                                                     
     Insert new bill sections to read:                                                                                          
   "* Sec. 34. AS 43.55.024(j) is repealed January 1, 2019.                                                                   
   * Sec. 35. AS 43.55.160(f)(3) is repealed January 1, 2021."                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Page 30, following line 17:                                                                                                     
     Insert a new bill section to read:                                                                                         
   "* Sec. 41. The uncodified law of the State of Alaska is amended by                                                        
adding a new section to read:                                                                                                   
     CONDITIONAL EFFECT. (a) Section 34 of this Act takes effect                                                                
only if the volume of oil production for calendar year 2018 does not                                                            
exceed the volume of oil produced for calendar year 2012. The                                                                   
commissioner of natural resources shall notify the lieutenant governor                                                          
and the revisor of statutes before January 1, 2019, or as soon as                                                               
practicable thereafter, if the volume of oil production for calendar year                                                       
2018 is greater than the volume of oil produced during calendar year                                                            
2012.                                                                                                                           
     (b)  Section 35 of this Act takes effect only if the volume of oil                                                         
production for calendar year 2020 does not exceed the volume of oil                                                             
produced for calendar year 2012. The commissioner of natural                                                                    
resources shall notify the lieutenant governor and the revisor of                                                               
statutes before January 1, 2021, or as soon as practicable thereafter, if                                                       
the volume of oil production for calendar year 2020 is greater than the                                                         
volume of oil produced during calendar year 2012."                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Representative Seaton moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                    
Amendment No. 4 be adopted.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Representative Costello objected.                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                

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The question being:  "Shall Amendment No. 4 be adopted?"  The roll                                                              
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSB 21(FIN) am H                                                                                                           
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 4                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  16   NAYS:  22   EXCUSED:  2   ABSENT:  0                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Austerman, Drummond, Edgmon, Foster, Gara, Gruenberg,                                                                    
Herron, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kerttula, Kreiss-Tomkins, Munoz,                                                                   
Seaton, Tarr, Tuck, P.Wilson                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Chenault, Costello, Feige, Gattis, Hawker, Higgins, Holmes,                                                              
Hughes, Isaacson, Johnson, Keller, LeDoux, Lynn, Millett, Neuman,                                                               
Olson, Pruitt, Reinbold, Saddler, Stoltze, Thompson, T.Wilson                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Guttenberg, Nageak                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
And so, Amendment No. 4 was not adopted.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 5 was offered  by Representatives Gara, Kerttula,                                                                  
Tuck, Kawasaki, Tarr, Gruenberg, Josephson, Drummond, and                                                                       
Kreiss-Tomkins:                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 1, through page 2, line 2 (title amendment):                                                                       
     Delete all material and insert:                                                                                            
""An Act relating to the oil and gas production tax; relating to oil                                                          
and gas production tax credits; amending the minimum tax on oil                                                               
and gas production; relating to the determination of the                                                                      
production tax value of oil and gas; relating to the financing of oil                                                         
processing facilities on the North Slope by the Alaska Industrial                                                             
Development and Export Authority; and providing for an effective                                                              
date.""                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, line 4, through page 30, line 17:                                                                                       
     Delete all material and insert:                                                                                            
"* Section 1. AS 43.55.011(e) is amended to read:                                                                             
         (e)  There is levied on the producer of oil or gas a tax for all                                                       
     oil and gas produced each calendar year from each lease or                                                                 
     property in the state, less any oil and gas the ownership or right to                                                      
     which is exempt from taxation or constitutes a landowner's royalty                                                         
     interest. Except as otherwise provided under (f), (j), (k), (o), and                                                       

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     (p) of this section, the tax is equal to the sum of                                                                        
              (1)  the annual production tax value of the taxable oil and                                                       
     gas as calculated under AS 43.55.160(a)(1), as adjusted by                                                             
     AS 43.55.162, multiplied by 25 percent; and                                                                            
              (2)  the sum, over all months of the calendar year, of the                                                        
     tax amounts determined under (g) of this section.                                                                          
   * Sec. 2. AS 43.55.011(f) is repealed and reenacted to read:                                                               
         (f)  Except for oil and gas subject to (i) of this section and gas                                                     
     subject to (o) of this section, the provisions of this subsection                                                          
     apply to oil and gas produced from each lease or property within a                                                         
     unit or nonunitized reservoir that has cumulatively produced                                                               
     1,000,000,000 BTU equivalent barrels of oil or gas by the close of                                                         
     the most recent calendar year and from which the average daily oil                                                         
     and gas production from the unit or nonunitized reservoir during                                                           
     the most recent calendar year exceeded 100,000 BTU equivalent                                                              
     barrels. Notwithstanding any contrary provision of law, a producer                                                         
     may not apply tax credits to reduce its total tax liability under (e)                                                      
     and (g) of this section for oil and gas produced from all leases or                                                        
     properties within the unit or nonunitized reservoir below 10                                                               
     percent of the total gross value at the point of production of that                                                        
     oil and gas. If the amount of tax calculated by multiplying the tax                                                        
     rates in (e) and (g) of this section by the total production tax value                                                     
     of the oil and gas taxable under (e) and (g) of this section                                                               
     produced from all of the producer's leases or properties within the                                                        
     unit or nonunitized reservoir is less than 10 percent of the total                                                         
     gross value at the point of production of that oil and gas, the tax                                                        
     levied by (e) and (g) of this section for that oil and gas is equal to                                                     
     10 percent of the total gross value at the point of production of                                                          
     that oil and gas.                                                                                                          
   * Sec. 3. AS 43.55.011(g) is amended to read:                                                                              
         (g)  For each month of the calendar year for which the                                                                 
     producer's average monthly production tax value under                                                                      
     AS 43.55.160(a)(2) of a [PER] BTU equivalent barrel of the                                                             
     taxable oil and gas is more than $30, the amount of tax for                                                                
     purposes of (e)(2) of this section is determined by multiplying the                                                        
     monthly production tax value of the taxable oil and gas produced                                                           
     during the month, as adjusted by AS 43.55.162, by the tax rate                                                         
     calculated as follows:                                                                                                     
              (1)  if the producer's average monthly production tax                                                             
     value of a [PER] BTU equivalent barrel of the taxable oil and gas                                                      

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     for the month is not more than $60 [$92.50], the tax rate is 0.4                                                       
     percent multiplied by the number that represents the difference                                                            
     between that average monthly production tax value of a [PER]                                                           
     BTU equivalent barrel and $30; or                                                                                          
              (2)  if the producer's average monthly production tax                                                             
     value of a [PER] BTU equivalent barrel of the taxable oil and gas                                                      
     for the month is more than $60 [$92.50], the tax rate is the sum of                                                    
     12 [25] percent and the product of 0.25 [0.1] percent multiplied by                                                
     the number that represents the difference between the average                                                              
     monthly production tax value of a [PER] BTU equivalent barrel                                                          
     and $60 [$92.50], except that the sum determined under this                                                            
     paragraph may not exceed 30 [50] percent.                                                                              
   * Sec. 4. AS 43.55.020(a) is amended to read:                                                                              
         (a)  For a calendar year, a producer subject to tax under                                                              
     AS 43.55.011(e) - (i) or (p) shall pay the tax as follows:                                                                 
              (1)  an installment payment of the estimated tax levied by                                                        
     AS 43.55.011(e), net of any tax credits applied as allowed by law,                                                         
     is due for each month of the calendar year on the last day of the                                                          
     following month; except as otherwise provided under (2) of this                                                            
     subsection, the amount of the installment payment is the sum of                                                            
     the following amounts, less 1/12 of the tax credits that are allowed                                                       
     by law to be applied against the tax levied by AS 43.55.011(e) for                                                         
     the calendar year, but the amount of the installment payment may                                                           
     not be less than zero:                                                                                                     
                  (A)  for oil and gas produced from leases or                                                                  
         properties in the state outside the Cook Inlet sedimentary                                                             
         basin but not subject to AS 43.55.011(o) or (p), other than                                                            
         leases or properties subject to AS 43.55.011(f), the greater of                                                        
                       (i)  zero; or                                                                                            
                       (ii)  the sum of 25 percent and the tax rate                                                             
              calculated for the month under AS 43.55.011(g)                                                                    
              multiplied by the remainder obtained by subtracting 1/12                                                          
              of the producer's adjusted lease expenditures for the                                                             
              calendar year of production under AS 43.55.165 and                                                                
              43.55.170 that are deductible for the leases or properties                                                        
              under AS 43.55.160 and 1/12 of the adjustment to                                                              
              production tax value for the calendar year under                                                              
              AS 43.55.162 from the gross value at the point of                                                             
              production of the oil and gas produced from the leases or                                                         
              properties during the month for which the installment                                                             

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              payment is calculated;                                                                                            
                  (B)  for oil and gas produced from leases or                                                                  
         properties subject to AS 43.55.011(f), 10 percent of the gross                                                     
         value at the point of production of that oil and gas [THE                                                          
         GREATEST OF                                                                                                            
                       (i)  ZERO;                                                                                               
                       (ii)  ZERO PERCENT, ONE PERCENT, TWO                                                                     
              PERCENT, THREE PERCENT, OR FOUR PERCENT,                                                                          
              AS APPLICABLE, OF THE GROSS VALUE AT THE                                                                          
              POINT OF PRODUCTION OF THE OIL AND GAS                                                                            
              PRODUCED FROM ALL LEASES OR PROPERTIES                                                                            
              DURING THE MONTH FOR WHICH THE                                                                                    
              INSTALLMENT PAYMENT IS CALCULATED; OR                                                                             
                       (iii)  THE SUM OF 25 PERCENT AND THE                                                                     
              TAX RATE CALCULATED FOR THE MONTH                                                                                 
              UNDER AS 43.55.011(g) MULTIPLIED BY THE                                                                           
              REMAINDER OBTAINED BY SUBTRACTING 1/12                                                                            
              OF THE PRODUCER'S ADJUSTED LEASE                                                                                  
              EXPENDITURES FOR THE CALENDAR YEAR OF                                                                             
              PRODUCTION UNDER AS 43.55.165 AND 43.55.170                                                                       
              THAT ARE DEDUCTIBLE FOR THOSE LEASES OR                                                                           
              PROPERTIES UNDER AS 43.55.160 FROM THE                                                                            
              GROSS VALUE AT THE POINT OF PRODUCTION                                                                            
              OF THE OIL AND GAS PRODUCED FROM THOSE                                                                            
              LEASES OR PROPERTIES DURING THE MONTH                                                                             
              FOR WHICH THE INSTALLMENT PAYMENT IS                                                                              
              CALCULATED];                                                                                                      
                  (C)  for oil and gas produced from each lease or                                                              
         property subject to AS 43.55.011(j), (k), (o), or (p), the                                                             
         greater of                                                                                                             
                       (i)  zero; or                                                                                            
                       (ii)  the sum of 25 percent and the tax rate                                                             
              calculated for the month under AS 43.55.011(g)                                                                    
              multiplied by the remainder obtained by subtracting 1/12                                                          
              of the producer's adjusted lease expenditures for the                                                             
              calendar year of production under AS 43.55.165 and                                                                
              43.55.170 that are deductible under AS 43.55.160 and                                                          
              1/12 of the adjustment to production tax value for the                                                        
              calendar year under AS 43.55.162 for oil or gas, as                                                       
              applicable [RESPECTIVELY], produced from the lease                                                            

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              or property from the gross value at the point of                                                                  
              production of the oil or gas, as applicable                                                                   
              [RESPECTIVELY], produced from the lease or property                                                               
              during the month for which the installment payment is                                                             
              calculated;                                                                                                       
              (2)  an amount calculated under (1)(C) of this subsection                                                         
     for oil or gas produced from a lease or property                                                                           
                  (A)  subject to AS 43.55.011(j), (k), or (o) may not                                                          
         exceed the product obtained by carrying out the calculation                                                            
         set out in AS 43.55.011(j)(1) or (2) or 43.55.011(o), as                                                               
         applicable, for gas or set out in AS 43.55.011(k)(1) or (2), as                                                        
         applicable, for oil, but substituting in AS 43.55.011(j)(1)(A)                                                         
         or (2)(A) or 43.55.011(o), as applicable, the amount of taxable                                                        
         gas produced during the month for the amount of taxable gas                                                            
         produced during the calendar year and substituting in                                                                  
         AS 43.55.011(k)(1)(A) or (2)(A), as applicable, the amount of                                                          
         taxable oil produced during the month for the amount of                                                                
         taxable oil produced during the calendar year;                                                                         
                  (B)  subject to AS 43.55.011(p) may not exceed four                                                           
         percent of the gross value at the point of production of the oil                                                       
         or gas;                                                                                                                
              (3)  an installment payment of the estimated tax levied by                                                        
     AS 43.55.011(i) for each lease or property is due for each month                                                           
     of the calendar year on the last day of the following month; the                                                           
     amount of the installment payment is the sum of                                                                            
                  (A)  the applicable tax rate for oil provided under                                                           
         AS 43.55.011(i), multiplied by the gross value at the point of                                                         
         production of the oil taxable under AS 43.55.011(i) and                                                                
         produced from the lease or property during the month; and                                                              
                  (B)  the applicable tax rate for gas provided under                                                           
         AS 43.55.011(i), multiplied by the gross value at the point of                                                         
         production of the gas taxable under AS 43.55.011(i) and                                                                
           produced from the lease or property during the month;                                                               
              (4)  any amount of tax levied by AS 43.55.011(e) or (i),                                                          
     net of any credits applied as allowed by law, that exceeds the total                                                       
     of the amounts due as installment payments of estimated tax is                                                             
     due on March 31 of the year following the calendar year of                                                                 
     production.                                                                                                                
   * Sec. 5. AS 43.55.024(d) is amended to read:                                                                              
                                                                                                                                

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         (d)  A producer may not take a tax credit under (c) of this                                                            
     section for any calendar year after the later of                                                                           
              (1)  2022 [2016]; or                                                                                          
              (2)  if the producer did not have commercial oil or gas                                                           
     production from a lease or property in the state before April 1,                                                           
     2006, the ninth calendar year after the calendar year during which                                                         
     the producer first has commercial oil or gas production before                                                             
     May 1, 2016, from at least one lease or property in the state.                                                             
   * Sec. 6. AS 43.55 is amended by adding a new section to read:                                                             
         Sec. 43.55.026. Heavy oil research and development tax                                                               
     credit. (a) A taxpayer may apply 20 percent of the taxpayer's                                                            
     expenditure attributable to this state for research and development                                                        
     related to improving methods of producing heavy oil in the state                                                           
     for the taxable year that exceeds the base amount, but not to                                                              
     exceed $10,000,000, as a credit against the state tax liability                                                            
     imposed on the taxpayer under this chapter.                                                                                
         (b)  Research and development expenditures in this section                                                             
     are attributable to this state if the research and development is                                                          
     being conducted in this state or the payroll of employees                                                                  
     conducting the research and development is in this state. In this                                                          
     subsection, payroll of an employee is in this state if compensation                                                        
     is paid to an employee in this state and reported as paid in this                                                          
     state in the quarterly contribution report under AS 23.20 to the                                                           
     Department of Labor and Workforce Development.                                                                             
         (c)  If the tax credit under this section exceeds the taxpayer's                                                       
     tax liability after other tax credits are taken under this chapter for                                                     
     the year in which the expenditure is incurred, the excess of the tax                                                       
     credit over the liability may be carried forward for up to seven                                                           
     years. If an unused credit is carried forward to a tax year from an                                                        
     earlier year, the credit arising in the earliest year is applied first                                                     
     against the tax liability for the year.                                                                                    
         (d)  A person may not claim a credit under this section for                                                            
     research and development expenditures that were deducted in the                                                            
     calculation of tax liability under AS 43.55.011(e).                                                                        
         (e)  Each year, if three or more taxpayers claim the credit                                                            
     authorized under this section during the immediately preceding                                                             
     year, the department shall report to the legislature the number of                                                         
     taxpayers who claimed credits under this section in the prior year,                                                        
     the total cumulative amount of credits granted to all taxpayers                                                            
     under this section for the prior tax year, a description of the                                                            

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     research and development projects for which the credit was                                                                 
     granted, and the total cumulative number of employees conducting                                                           
     the research and development for which all taxpayers claim the                                                             
     credit.                                                                                                                    
         (f)  The commissioner shall establish in regulation a method                                                           
     for apportioning research expenditures of a producer related to                                                            
     heavy oil production in and outside of the state. When developing                                                          
     the regulations, the commissioner may consider the relative                                                                
     amounts of heavy oil the producer is seeking to produce in areas                                                           
     in and outside of the state or consider another reasonable basis on                                                        
     which fairly to apportion costs for research related to in-state oil                                                       
     production and oil produced outside of the state.                                                                          
         (g)  In this section, "base amount" means the average of                                                               
     research and development expenditures related to improving                                                                 
     methods of producing heavy oil and attributable to this state for                                                          
     the three tax years immediately preceding the taxable year for                                                             
     which the credit is being claimed.                                                                                         
   * Sec. 7. AS 43.55.030(a) is amended to read:                                                                              
         (a)  A producer that produces oil or gas from a lease or                                                               
     property in the state during a calendar year, whether or not any tax                                                       
     payment is due under AS 43.55.020(a) for that oil or gas, shall file                                                       
     with the department on March 31 of the following year a                                                                    
     statement, under oath, in a form prescribed by the department,                                                             
     giving, with other information required by the department under                                                        
     a regulation adopted by the department, the following:                                                                 
              (1)  a description of each lease or property from which oil                                                       
     or gas was produced, by name, legal description, lease number, or                                                          
     accounting codes assigned by the department;                                                                               
              (2)  the names of the producer and, if different, the person                                                      
     paying the tax, if any;                                                                                                    
              (3)  the gross amount of oil and the gross amount of gas                                                          
     produced from each lease or property, and the percentage of the                                                            
     gross amount of oil and gas owned by the producer;                                                                         
              (4)  the gross value at the point of production of the oil                                                        
     and of the gas produced from each lease or property owned by the                                                           
     producer and the costs of transportation of the oil and gas;                                                               
              (5)  the name of the first purchaser and the price received                                                       
     for the oil and for the gas, unless relieved from this requirement in                                                      
     whole or in part by the department;                                                                                        
              (6)  the producer's qualified capital expenditures, as                                                            

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     defined in AS 43.55.023, other lease expenditures under                                                                    
     AS 43.55.165, and adjustments or other payments or credits under                                                           
     AS 43.55.170;                                                                                                              
              (7)  the production tax values of the oil and gas under                                                           
     AS 43.55.160;                                                                                                              
              (8)  any claims for tax credits to be applied; [AND]                                                              
              (9)  calculations showing the amounts, if any, that were or                                                       
     are due under AS 43.55.020(a) and interest on any underpayment                                                             
     or overpayment; and                                                                                                    
              (10)  for each expenditure that is the basis for a credit                                                     
     claimed under AS 43.55.023 or 43.55.025, a description of the                                                          
     expenditure, a detailed description of the purpose of the                                                              
     expenditure, and a description of the lease or property for                                                            
     which the expenditure was incurred; notwithstanding                                                                    
     AS 40.25.100(a) and AS 43.05.230(a), information submitted                                                             
     under this paragraph may be disclosed to the public and shall                                                          
     be disclosed to the legislature in a report submitted within 10                                                        
     days after the convening of the next regular legislative session                                                       
     following the date a statement is filed under this section.                                                            
   * Sec. 8. AS 43.55.030(e) is amended to read:                                                                              
         (e)  An explorer or producer that incurs a lease expenditure                                                           
     under AS 43.55.165 or receives a payment or credit under                                                                   
     AS 43.55.170 during a calendar year but does not produce oil or                                                            
     gas from a lease or property in the state during the calendar year                                                         
     shall file with the department on March 31 of the following year a                                                         
     statement, under oath, in a form prescribed by the department,                                                             
     giving, with other information required by the department under                                                        
     a regulation adopted by the department, the following:                                                                 
              (1)  the producer's qualified capital expenditures, as                                                            
     defined in AS 43.55.023, other lease expenditures under                                                                    
     AS 43.55.165, and adjustments or other payments or credits under                                                           
     AS 43.55.170; [AND]                                                                                                        
              (2)  if the explorer or producer receives a payment or                                                            
     credit under AS 43.55.170, calculations showing whether the                                                                
     explorer or producer is liable for a tax under AS 43.55.160(d) or                                                          
     43.55.170(b) and, if so, the amount; and                                                                               
              (3)  for each expenditure that is the basis for a credit                                                      
     claimed under this chapter, a description of the expenditure, a                                                        
     detailed description of the purpose of the expenditure, and a                                                          
     description of the lease or property for which the expenditure                                                         

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     was incurred; notwithstanding AS 40.25.100(a) and                                                                      
     AS 43.05.230(a), information submitted under this paragraph                                                            
     may be disclosed to the public and shall be disclosed to the                                                           
     legislature in a report submitted within 10 days after the                                                             
     convening of the next regular legislative session following the                                                        
     date a statement is filed under this section.                                                                          
   * Sec. 9. AS 43.55.160(a) is amended to read:                                                                              
         (a)  Except as provided in (b) of this section, and subject to                                                     
     adjustment under AS 43.55.162, for the purposes of                                                                     
              (1)  AS 43.55.011(e), the annual production tax value of                                                          
     the taxable oil, gas, or oil and gas subject to this paragraph                                                             
     produced during a calendar year is the gross value at the point of                                                         
     production of the oil, gas, or oil and gas taxable under                                                                   
     AS 43.55.011(e), less the producer's lease expenditures under                                                              
     AS 43.55.165 for the calendar year applicable to the oil, gas, or oil                                                      
     and gas, as applicable, produced by the producer from leases or                                                            
     properties, as adjusted under AS 43.55.170; this paragraph applies                                                         
     to                                                                                                                         
                  (A)  oil and gas produced from leases or properties in                                                        
         the state that include land north of 68 degrees North latitude,                                                        
         other than gas produced before 2022 and used in the state;                                                             
                  (B)  oil and gas produced from leases or properties in                                                        
         the state outside the Cook Inlet sedimentary basin, no part of                                                         
         which is north of 68 degrees North latitude; this subparagraph                                                         
         does not apply to gas                                                                                                  
                       (i)  produced before 2022 and used in the state;                                                         
              or                                                                                                                
                       (ii)  oil and gas subject to AS 43.55.011(p);                                                            
                  (C)  oil produced before 2022 from a lease or                                                                 
         property in the Cook Inlet sedimentary basin;                                                                          
                  (D)  gas produced before 2022 from a lease or                                                                 
         property in the Cook Inlet sedimentary basin;                                                                          
                  (E)  gas produced before 2022 from a lease or                                                                 
         property in the state outside the Cook Inlet sedimentary basin                                                         
         and used in the state;                                                                                                 
                  (F)  oil and gas subject to AS 43.55.011(p) produced                                                          
         from leases or properties in the state;                                                                                
                  (G)  oil and gas produced from a lease or property no                                                         
         part of which is north of 68 degrees North latitude, other than                                                        
         oil or gas described in (B), (C), (D), (E), or (F) of this                                                             

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         paragraph;                                                                                                             
              (2)  AS 43.55.011(g), the monthly production tax value of                                                         
     the taxable                                                                                                                
                  (A)  oil and gas produced during a month from leases                                                          
         or properties in the state that include land north of 68 degrees                                                       
         North latitude is the gross value at the point of production of                                                        
         the oil and gas taxable under AS 43.55.011(e) and produced                                                             
         by the producer from those leases or properties, less 1/12 of                                                          
         the producer's lease expenditures under AS 43.55.165 for the                                                           
         calendar year applicable to the oil and gas produced by the                                                            
         producer from those leases or properties, as adjusted under                                                            
         AS 43.55.170; this subparagraph does not apply to gas subject                                                          
         to AS 43.55.011(o);                                                                                                    
                  (B)  oil and gas produced during a month from leases                                                          
         or properties in the state outside the Cook Inlet sedimentary                                                          
         basin, no part of which is north of 68 degrees North latitude,                                                         
         is the gross value at the point of production of the oil and gas                                                       
         taxable under AS 43.55.011(e) and produced by the producer                                                             
         from those leases or properties, less 1/12 of the producer's                                                           
         lease expenditures under AS 43.55.165 for the calendar year                                                            
         applicable to the oil and gas produced by the producer from                                                            
         those leases or properties, as adjusted under AS 43.55.170;                                                            
         this subparagraph does not apply to gas subject to                                                                     
         AS 43.55.011(o);                                                                                                       
                  (C)  oil produced during a month from a lease or                                                              
         property in the Cook Inlet sedimentary basin is the gross                                                              
         value at the point of production of the oil taxable under                                                              
         AS 43.55.011(e) and produced by the producer from that lease                                                           
         or property, less 1/12 of the producer's lease expenditures                                                            
         under AS 43.55.165 for the calendar year applicable to the oil                                                         
         produced by the producer from that lease or property, as                                                               
         adjusted under AS 43.55.170;                                                                                           
                  (D)  gas produced during a month from a lease or                                                              
         property in the Cook Inlet sedimentary basin is the gross                                                              
         value at the point of production of the gas taxable under                                                              
         AS 43.55.011(e) and produced by the producer from that lease                                                           
         or property, less 1/12 of the producer's lease expenditures                                                            
         under AS 43.55.165 for the calendar year applicable to the gas                                                         
         produced by the producer from that lease or property, as                                                               
         adjusted under AS 43.55.170;                                                                                           

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                  (E)  gas produced during a month from a lease or                                                              
         property outside the Cook Inlet sedimentary basin and used in                                                          
         the state is the gross value at the point of production of that                                                        
         gas taxable under AS 43.55.011(e) and produced by the                                                                  
         producer from that lease or property, less 1/12 of the                                                                 
         producer's lease expenditures under AS 43.55.165 for the                                                               
         calendar year applicable to that gas produced by the producer                                                          
         from that lease or property, as adjusted under AS 43.55.170.                                                           
   * Sec. 10. AS 43.55 is amended by adding a new section to read:                                                            
         Sec. 43.55.162. Adjustments to production tax value. (a)                                                             
     The annual production tax value of oil produced from a lease or                                                            
     property north of 68 degrees North latitude by the producer is                                                             
     reduced, during the first seven consecutive years after the start of                                                       
     commercial production by 20 percent of the gross value at the                                                              
     point of production of oil produced during the calendar year. This                                                         
     subsection does not apply to a lease or property that                                                                      
              (1)  was in commercial production before January 1,                                                               
     2007;                                                                                                                      
              (2)  is located within a unit area that has never had                                                             
     commercial production; or                                                                                                  
              (3)  is located within a unit for more than 20 years before                                                       
     the first commercial production on the lease or property.                                                                  
         (b)  The annual production tax value of oil or gas produced by                                                         
     a producer is reduced during the first five consecutive years after                                                        
     the start of commercial production by 10 percent if the oil or gas is                                                      
     produced from a participating area established after December 31,                                                          
     2012, that is within a unit formed under AS 38.05.180(p) before                                                            
     January 1, 2003, if the participating area does not contain a                                                              
     reservoir that had previously been in a participating area                                                                 
     established before January 1, 2012. This subsection does not apply                                                         
     to production from a lease or property located within a unit for                                                           
     more than 20 years before the first commercial production on the                                                           
     lease or property.                                                                                                         
         (c)  The annual production tax value of heavy oil produced by                                                          
     a producer is reduced by 10 percent of the gross value at the point                                                        
     of production of heavy oil produced, for the calendar year, from a                                                         
     lease or property that is located within a unit area existing on                                                           
     January 1, 2014.                                                                                                           
         (d)  For a calendar year after 2012, the annual production tax                                                         
     value of oil produced by a producer that produced oil in 2012 is                                                           

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     reduced by 10 percent of the gross value at the point of production                                                        
     of the volume of oil produced during the calendar year in excess                                                           
     of the total volume produced by the producer in 2012. The volume                                                           
     of oil produced by a producer in 2012 is the average daily                                                                 
     statewide production of the producer, excluding from the                                                                   
     calculation the days on which production is significantly reduced,                                                         
     multiplied by the number of days in the calendar year. For the                                                             
     purposes of this subsection, production is significantly reduced                                                           
     when the production volume of oil for the day is less than one-half                                                        
     of the quotient of the total volume of oil production that is                                                              
     produced by the producer for the year and the number of days in                                                            
     the calendar year. A producer that increases its volume of                                                                 
     production through the purchase, merger, or other acquisition of                                                           
     another producer is the sum of the producer's total target volume                                                          
     and the total target volume for the producer that is purchased,                                                            
     merged with, or otherwise acquired; however, if the producer that                                                          
     is purchased, merged with, or otherwise acquired did not have a                                                            
     target volume determined under this section, the volume of the                                                             
     increased production that is attributable to the purchase, merger,                                                         
     or other acquisition may not be considered for the purpose of                                                              
     determining whether the producer that acquired the additional                                                              
     production has increased the volume of production above its target                                                         
     volume.                                                                                                                    
         (e)  A reduction in production tax value provided by this                                                              
     section may not be combined with any other reduction in                                                                    
     production tax value provided by this section in the same year. Oil                                                        
     or gas from a lease or property that produces oil or gas that results                                                      
     in a production tax reduction under (a) of this section is ineligible                                                      
     for a production tax reduction under (b) and (c) of this section and                                                       
     may not be used in the calculation of production volume under (d)                                                          
     of this section.                                                                                                           
         (f)  A reduction in production tax value provided by this                                                              
     section may not reduce the production tax value of a producer                                                              
     below zero.                                                                                                                
         (g)  The rate of tax under AS 43.55.011(g) shall be                                                                    
     determined before the application of the adjustment provided by                                                            
     this section.                                                                                                              
         (h)  In this section,                                                                                                  
              (1)  "commercial production" means the production of oil                                                          
     for the purpose of sale or other beneficial use, except when the                                                           

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     sale or beneficial use is incidental to the testing of an unproved                                                         
     well or unproved completion interval;                                                                                      
              (2)  "participating area" means that part of an oil and gas                                                       
     lease unit to which production is allocated in the manner described                                                        
     in a unit agreement.                                                                                                       
   * Sec. 11. AS 43.55.990 is amended by adding a new paragraph to                                                            
read:                                                                                                                           
              (14)  "heavy oil" means oil with an American Petroleum                                                            
     Institute gravity of less than 18 degrees.                                                                                 
   * Sec. 12. AS 44.88.140(a) is amended to read:                                                                             
         (a)  Except as provided in AS 29.45.030(a)(1) and                                                                  
     AS 44.88.168, the real and personal property of the authority and                                                      
     its assets, income, and receipts are declared to be the property of a                                                      
     political subdivision of the state and, together with any project or                                                       
     development project financed under AS 44.88.155 - 44.88.159 or                                                             
     44.88.172 - 44.88.177, and a leasehold interest created in a project                                                       
     or development project financed under AS 44.88.155 - 44.88.159                                                             
     or 44.88.172 - 44.88.177, devoted to an essential public and                                                               
     governmental function and purpose, and the property, assets,                                                               
     income, receipts, project, development project, and leasehold                                                              
     interests shall be exempt from all taxes and special assessments of                                                        
     the state or a political subdivision of the state, including, without                                                      
     limitation, all boroughs, cities, municipalities, school districts,                                                        
     public utility districts, and other taxing units. All bonds of the                                                         
     authority are declared to be issued by a political subdivision of the                                                      
     state and for an essential public and governmental purpose and to                                                          
     be a public instrumentality, and the bonds, and the interest on                                                            
     them, the income from them and the transfer of the bonds, and all                                                          
     assets, income, and receipts pledged to pay or secure the payments                                                         
     of the bonds, or interest on them, shall at all times be exempt from                                                       
     taxation by or under the authority of the state, except for                                                                
     inheritance and estate taxes and taxes on transfers by or in                                                               
     contemplation of death. Nothing in this section affects or limits an                                                       
     exemption from license fees, property taxes, or excise, income, or                                                         
     any other taxes, provided under any other law, nor does it create a                                                        
     tax exemption with respect to the interest of any business                                                                 
     enterprise or other person, other than the authority, in any                                                               
     property, assets, income, receipts, project, development project, or                                                       
     lease whether or not financed under this chapter. By January 10 of                                                         
     each year, the authority shall submit to the governor a report                                                             

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     describing the nature and extent of the tax exemption of the                                                               
     property, assets, income, receipts, project, development project,                                                          
     and leasehold interests of the authority under this section. The                                                           
   authority shall notify the legislature that the report is available.                                                        
   * Sec. 13. AS 44.88 is amended by adding a new section to read:                                                            
         Sec. 44.88.168. Oil and gas infrastructure fund. (a) The oil                                                         
     and gas infrastructure fund is established in the authority. The oil                                                       
     and gas infrastructure fund consists of money appropriated to the                                                          
     authority for deposit in the fund, and money deposited in the fund                                                         
     by the authority. The fund is not an account in the revolving loan                                                         
     fund established in AS 44.88.060, and the authority shall account                                                          
     for the fund separately from the revolving fund. Money in the                                                              
     fund may be used to finance the construction and improvement of                                                            
     an oil or gas processing facility on the North Slope and flow lines                                                        
     and other surface infrastructure for the facility.                                                                         
         (b)  Notwithstanding AS 44.88.140, the state or a political                                                            
     subdivision of the state may levy a tax or special assessment on an                                                        
     oil or gas processing facility, flow lines, and other surface                                                              
     infrastructure for the facility financed by the oil and gas                                                                
     infrastructure fund.                                                                                                       
         (c)  In this section, "North Slope" means that area of the state                                                       
     lying north of 68 degrees North latitude.                                                                                  
   * Sec. 14. The uncodified law of the State of Alaska is amended by                                                         
adding a new section to read:                                                                                                   
     LEGISLATIVE APPROVAL; NORTH SLOPE OIL OR GAS                                                                               
PROCESSING FACILITY. (a) The Alaska Industrial Development                                                                      
and Export Authority may issue bonds to finance the construction and                                                            
improvement of an oil or gas processing facility on the Alaska North                                                            
Slope and flow lines and other surface infrastructure for the facility.                                                         
The processing facility, flow lines, and other surface infrastructure for                                                       
the facility shall be used to secure bonds issued under this section. The                                                       
principal amount of the bonds provided by the authority for the                                                                 
facility, flow lines, and other surface infrastructure may not exceed                                                           
$200,000,000 and may include the costs of funding reserves and other                                                            
costs of issuing the bonds that the authority considers reasonable and                                                          
appropriate. Notwithstanding AS 44.88.140, an oil or gas processing                                                             
facility, flow lines, and other surface infrastructure for the facility                                                         
constructed or financed by the oil and gas infrastructure fund are                                                              
subject to taxes and special assessments of the state or a political                                                            
subdivision of the state.                                                                                                       

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     (b)  This section constitutes the legislative approval required by                                                         
AS 44.88.095(g) and 44.88.690.                                                                                                  
     (c)  The prohibition on the issuance of bonds in an amount                                                                 
exceeding $400,000,000 under AS 44.88.095 does not apply to bonds                                                               
issued under this section, and the principal amount of bonds issued                                                             
under this section may not be considered in determining whether the                                                             
limit in AS 44.88.095 has been reached.                                                                                         
   * Sec. 15. This Act takes effect January 1, 2014."                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Representative Gara moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                      
Amendment No. 5 be adopted.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Representative Hawker objected.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall Amendment No. 5 be adopted?"  The roll                                                              
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSB 21(FIN) am H                                                                                                           
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 5                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  9   NAYS:  29   EXCUSED:  2   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Drummond, Gara, Gruenberg, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kerttula,                                                                
Kreiss-Tomkins, Tarr, Tuck                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Austerman, Chenault, Costello, Edgmon, Feige, Foster, Gattis,                                                            
Hawker, Herron, Higgins, Holmes, Hughes, Isaacson, Johnson, Keller,                                                             
LeDoux, Lynn, Millett, Munoz, Neuman, Olson, Pruitt, Reinbold,                                                                  
Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Thompson, P.Wilson, T.Wilson                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Guttenberg, Nageak                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
And so, Amendment No. 5 was not adopted.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
The Speaker stated that, without objection, the House would recess                                                              
until 8:15 p.m.; and so, the House recessed at 7:06 p.m.                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                               AFTER RECESS                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
The Speaker called the House back to order at 8:40 p.m.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                

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                       THIRD READING OF SENATE BILLS                                                                         
                                (continued)                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
SB 21                                                                                                                         
HCS CSSB 21(FIN) am H was before the House in second reading                                                                    
(page 1188).                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 6 was offered  by Representatives Kerttula, Tuck,                                                                  
Gara, Kawasaki, Tarr, Gruenberg, Josephson, Drummond, and                                                                       
Kreiss-Tomkins:                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Page 4, line 18, following "to":                                                                                            
     Insert "the sum of                                                                                                     
                  (A)"                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Page 4, line 20, following "percent":                                                                                       
     Insert "; and                                                                                                          
                  (B)  the sum, over all months of the calendar year,                                                       
         of the tax amounts determined under (g) of this section"                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Page 4, line 21, through page 5, line 7:                                                                                        
     Delete all material and insert:                                                                                            
"* Sec. 5. AS 43.55.011(g) is amended to read:                                                                                
         (g)  For purposes of (e) of this section, the tax amount is                                                        
     determined as follows:                                                                                                 
              (1)  before January 1, 2014, for [FOR] each month of                                                          
     the calendar year for which the producer's average monthly                                                                 
     production tax value under AS 43.55.160(a)(2) of a [PER] BTU                                                           
     equivalent barrel of the taxable oil and gas is more than $30, the                                                         
     amount of tax for purposes of (e)(1)(B) and (e)(2)(B) [(e)(2)] of                                                      
     this section is determined by multiplying the monthly production                                                           
     tax value of the taxable oil and gas produced during the month by                                                          
     the tax rate calculated as follows:                                                                                        
                  (A) [(1)]  if the producer's average monthly                                                              
         production tax value of a [PER] BTU equivalent barrel of the                                                       
         taxable oil and gas for the month is not more than $92.50, the                                                         
         tax rate is 0.4 percent multiplied by the number that represents                                                       
         the difference between that average monthly production tax                                                             
            value of a [PER] BTU equivalent barrel and $30; or                                                             
                  (B) [(2)]  if the producer's average monthly                                                              

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         production tax value of a [PER] BTU equivalent barrel of the                                                       
         taxable oil and gas for the month is more than $92.50, the tax                                                         
         rate is the sum of 25 percent and the product of 0.1 percent                                                           
         multiplied by the number that represents the difference                                                                
         between the average monthly production tax value of a [PER]                                                        
         BTU equivalent barrel and $92.50, except that the sum                                                                  
         determined under this paragraph may not exceed 50 percent;                                                         
              (2)  on or after January 1, 2014, for each month of the                                                       
     calendar year for which the producer's average monthly                                                                 
     production tax value under AS 43.55.160(a)(2) of a BTU                                                                 
     equivalent barrel of the taxable oil and gas is more than $60,                                                         
     the difference between the monthly production tax value of a                                                           
     BTU equivalent barrel and $60 multiplied by the volume of oil                                                          
     and gas produced by the producer for the month multiplied by                                                           
     10 percent."                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Page 9, line 23, following "(ii)":                                                                                          
     Insert "the sum of the amount calculated for the month under                                                           
AS 43.55.011(g) and"                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Page 10, line 7, following "(iii)":                                                                                         
     Insert "the sum of the amount calculated for the month under                                                           
AS 43.55.011(g) and"                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Page 10, line 20, following "(ii)":                                                                                         
     Insert "the sum of the amount calculated for the month under                                                           
AS 43.55.011(g) and"                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Page 10, line 29, following "(i)":                                                                                          
     Insert "the sum of the amount calculated for the month under                                                           
AS 43.55.011(g) and"                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Page 11, line 18, through page 12, line 5:                                                                                      
     Delete all material.                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                

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Page 13, line 19, through page 14, line 6:                                                                                      
     Delete all material.                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Page 29, line 24:                                                                                                               
     Delete "AS 43.55.020(d), 43.55.023(i), and 43.55.023(p)"                                                                   
     Insert "AS 43.55.023(i) and 43.55.023(p)"                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Page 29, line 30:                                                                                                               
     Delete "sec. 28"                                                                                                           
     Insert "sec. 26"                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Page 29, line 31:                                                                                                               
     Delete "sec. 14"                                                                                                           
     Insert "sec. 12"                                                                                                           
     Delete "secs. 16 - 19"                                                                                                     
     Insert "secs. 14 - 17"                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Page 30, line 11:                                                                                                               
     Delete "sec. 31"                                                                                                           
     Insert "sec. 29"                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Page 30, line 15:                                                                                                               
     Delete "16 - 19, 25, and 32"                                                                                               
     Insert "14 - 17, 23, and 30"                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Page 30, line 16:                                                                                                               
     Delete "sec. 14"                                                                                                           
     Insert "sec. 12"                                                                                                           
     Delete "sec. 28"                                                                                                           
     Insert "sec. 26"                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Representative Kerttula moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                  
Amendment No. 6 be adopted.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Representative Costello objected.                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                

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The question being:  "Shall Amendment No. 6 be adopted?"  The roll                                                              
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSB 21(FIN) am H                                                                                                           
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 6                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  9   NAYS:  29   EXCUSED:  2   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Drummond, Gara, Gruenberg, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kerttula,                                                                
Kreiss-Tomkins, Tarr, Tuck                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Austerman, Chenault, Costello, Edgmon, Feige, Foster, Gattis,                                                            
Hawker, Herron, Higgins, Holmes, Hughes, Isaacson, Johnson, Keller,                                                             
LeDoux, Lynn, Millett, Munoz, Neuman, Olson, Pruitt, Reinbold,                                                                  
Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Thompson, P.Wilson, T.Wilson                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Guttenberg, Nageak                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
And so, Amendment No. 6 was not adopted.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 7 was offered  by Representatives Tarr, Gara,                                                                      
Kerttula, Tuck, Kawasaki, Gruenberg, Josephson, Drummond, and                                                                   
Kreiss-Tomkins:                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Page 25, line 19, following "section,":                                                                                         
     Insert "for the first seven years immediately following the                                                                
commencement of production subject to tax under AS 43.55.011(e),"                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Page 26, line 6, following "section,":                                                                                          
     Insert "for the first seven years immediately following the                                                                
commencement of production subject to tax under AS 43.55.011(e),"                                                               
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Representative Tarr moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                      
Amendment No. 7 be adopted.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Representative Hawker objected.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall Amendment No. 7 be adopted?"  The roll                                                              
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                

2013-04-13                     House Journal                      Page 1212
HCS CSSB 21(FIN) am H                                                                                                           
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 7                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  11   NAYS:  27   EXCUSED:  2   ABSENT:  0                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Drummond, Gara, Gruenberg, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kerttula,                                                                
Kreiss-Tomkins, Munoz, Seaton, Tarr, Tuck                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Austerman, Chenault, Costello, Edgmon, Feige, Foster, Gattis,                                                            
Hawker, Herron, Higgins, Holmes, Hughes, Isaacson, Johnson, Keller,                                                             
LeDoux, Lynn, Millett, Neuman, Olson, Pruitt, Reinbold, Saddler,                                                                
Stoltze, Thompson, P.Wilson, T.Wilson                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Guttenberg, Nageak                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
And so, Amendment No. 7 was not adopted.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 8 was offered  by Representatives Kerttula, Gara,                                                                  
Tuck, Kawasaki, Tarr, Gruenberg, Josephson, Drummond, and                                                                       
Kreiss-Tomkins:                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Page 25, line 20, following "gas":                                                                                              
     Insert "produced from a unit that did not have production on                                                               
January 1, 2012, and"                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Page 26, line 7, following "gas":                                                                                               
     Insert "produced from a unit that did not have production on                                                               
January 1, 2012, and"                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Representative Kerttula moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                  
Amendment No. 8 be adopted.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Representative Costello objected.                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall Amendment No. 8 be adopted?"  The roll                                                              
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSB 21(FIN) am H                                                                                                           
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 8                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  9   NAYS:  29   EXCUSED:  2   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                

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Yeas:  Drummond, Gara, Gruenberg, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kerttula,                                                                
Kreiss-Tomkins, Tarr, Tuck                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Austerman, Chenault, Costello, Edgmon, Feige, Foster, Gattis,                                                            
Hawker, Herron, Higgins, Holmes, Hughes, Isaacson, Johnson, Keller,                                                             
LeDoux, Lynn, Millett, Munoz, Neuman, Olson, Pruitt, Reinbold,                                                                  
Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Thompson, P.Wilson, T.Wilson                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Guttenberg, Nageak                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
And so, Amendment No. 8 was not adopted.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 9 was offered  by Representatives Gara, Kerttula,                                                                  
Tuck, Kawasaki, Tarr, Gruenberg, Josephson, Drummond, and                                                                       
Kreiss-Tomkins:                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Page 25, line 21:                                                                                                               
     Delete "20"                                                                                                                
     Insert "15"                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Page 26, line 5, through page 26, line 16:                                                                                      
     Delete all material.                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Representative Gara moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                      
Amendment No. 9 be adopted.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Representative Feige objected.                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall Amendment No. 9 be adopted?"  The roll                                                              
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSB 21(FIN) am H                                                                                                           
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 9                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  9   NAYS:  29   EXCUSED:  2   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Drummond, Gara, Gruenberg, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kerttula,                                                                
Kreiss-Tomkins, Tarr, Tuck                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                

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Nays:  Austerman, Chenault, Costello, Edgmon, Feige, Foster, Gattis,                                                            
Hawker, Herron, Higgins, Holmes, Hughes, Isaacson, Johnson, Keller,                                                             
LeDoux, Lynn, Millett, Munoz, Neuman, Olson, Pruitt, Reinbold,                                                                  
Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Thompson, P.Wilson, T.Wilson                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Guttenberg, Nageak                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
And so, Amendment No. 9 was not adopted.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 10 was offered  by Representatives Kerttula, Gara,                                                                 
Tuck, Kawasaki, Tarr, Gruenberg, Josephson, Drummond, and                                                                       
Kreiss-Tomkins:                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Page 25, line 30, following "area.":                                                                                            
     Insert "This subsection does not apply to a lease or property that is                                                      
located within a unit for more than 20 years before commercial                                                                  
production on the lease or property."                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Page 26, lines 2 - 4:                                                                                                           
     Delete "In this subsection, "participating area" means a reservoir                                                         
or portion of a reservoir producing or contributing to production as                                                            
approved by the Department of Natural Resources."                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Page 26, line 14, following "calculated.":                                                                                      
     Insert "This subsection does not apply to a lease or property that is                                                      
located within a unit for more than 20 years before commercial                                                                  
production on the lease or property."                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Page 26, following line 16:                                                                                                     
     Insert a new subsection to read:                                                                                           
         "(h)  In this section,                                                                                                 
              (1)  "commercial production" means the production of oil                                                          
     for the purpose of sale or other beneficial use, except when the                                                           
     sale or beneficial use is incidental to the testing of an unproven                                                         
     well or unproven completion interval; and                                                                                  
              (2)  "participating area" means a reservoir or portion of a                                                       
     reservoir producing or contributing to production as approved by                                                           
     the Department of Natural Resources."                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                

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Representative Kerttula moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                  
Amendment No. 10 be adopted.                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Representative Feige objected.                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall Amendment No. 10 be adopted?"  The roll                                                             
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSB 21(FIN) am H                                                                                                           
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 10                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  8   NAYS:  27   EXCUSED:  2   ABSENT:  3                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Drummond, Gara, Gruenberg, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kerttula,                                                                
Tarr, Tuck                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Austerman, Chenault, Costello, Edgmon, Feige, Gattis,                                                                    
Hawker, Herron, Higgins, Holmes, Hughes, Isaacson, Johnson, Keller,                                                             
Lynn, Millett, Munoz, Neuman, Olson, Pruitt, Reinbold, Saddler,                                                                 
Seaton, Stoltze, Thompson, P.Wilson, T.Wilson                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Guttenberg, Nageak                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Foster, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
And so, Amendment No. 10 was not adopted.                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 11 was offered  by Representatives Kawasaki, Gara,                                                                 
Kerttula, Tuck, Tarr, Gruenberg, Josephson, Drummond, and                                                                       
Kreiss-Tomkins:                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 5 (title amendment):                                                                                               
     Delete "rate"                                                                                                            
     Insert "rates"                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, line 1 (title amendment):                                                                                               
     Delete "and"                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, line 2, following "amendments" (title amendment):                                                                     
     Insert "; and providing for an effective date"                                                                           
                                                                                                                                

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Page 2, following line 11:                                                                                                      
     Insert a new bill section to read:                                                                                         
"* Sec. 2.  AS 29.60.850(b), as amended by sec. 1 of this Act, is                                                             
amended to read:                                                                                                                
         (b)  Each fiscal year, the legislature may appropriate to the                                                          
     community revenue sharing fund an amount equal to 20 percent                                                           
     of the money received by the state during the previous calendar                                                        
     year under AS 43.55.011(g) [AS 43.20.030(c)]. The amount may                                                           
     not exceed                                                                                                                 
              (1)  $60,000,000; or                                                                                              
              (2)  the amount that, when added to the fund balance on                                                           
     June 30 of the previous fiscal year, equals $180,000,000."                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Page 4, following line 20:                                                                                                      
     Insert a new bill section to read:                                                                                         
"* Sec. 6. AS 43.55.011(e), as amended by sec. 5 of this Act, is                                                              
repealed and reenacted to read:                                                                                                 
         (e)  There is levied on the producer of oil or gas a tax for all                                                       
     oil and gas produced each calendar year from each lease or                                                                 
     property in the state, less any oil and gas the ownership or right to                                                      
     which is exempt from taxation or constitutes a landowner's royalty                                                         
     interest. Except as otherwise provided under (f), (j), (k), (o), and                                                       
     (p) of this section, the tax is equal to the sum of                                                                        
              (1)  the annual production tax value of the taxable oil and                                                       
     gas as calculated under AS 43.55.160(a)(1) multiplied by 25                                                                
     percent; and                                                                                                               
              (2)  the sum, over all months of the calendar year, of the                                                        
     tax amounts determined under (g) of this section."                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
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"* Sec. 8. AS 43.55.011(g), as amended by sec. 7 of this Act, is                                                              
repealed and reenacted to read:                                                                                                 
         (g)  For each month of the calendar year for which the                                                                 
     producer's average monthly production tax value under                                                                      
     AS 43.55.160(a)(2) of a BTU equivalent barrel of the taxable oil                                                           

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     and gas is more than $30, the amount of tax for purposes of (e)(2)                                                         
     of this section is determined by multiplying the monthly                                                                   
     production tax value of the taxable oil and gas produced during                                                            
     the month by the tax rate calculated as follows:                                                                           
              (1)  if the producer's average monthly production tax                                                             
     value of a BTU equivalent barrel of the taxable oil and gas for the                                                        
     month is not more than $92.50, the tax rate is 0.4 percent                                                                 
     multiplied by the number that represents the difference between                                                            
     that average monthly production tax value of a BTU equivalent                                                              
     barrel and $30; or                                                                                                         
              (2)  if the producer's average monthly production tax                                                             
     value of a BTU equivalent barrel of the taxable oil and gas for the                                                        
     month is more than $92.50, the tax rate is the sum of 25 percent                                                           
     and the product of 0.1 percent multiplied by the number that                                                               
     represents the difference between the average monthly production                                                           
     tax value of a BTU equivalent barrel and $92.50, except that the                                                           
     sum determined under this paragraph may not exceed 50 percent."                                                            
                                                                                                                                
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   "* Sec. 11. AS 43.55.011(o), as amended by sec. 10 of this Act, is                                                         
amended to read:                                                                                                                
         (o)  Notwithstanding other provisions of this section, for a                                                           
     calendar year before 2022, the tax levied under (e) of this section                                                        
     for each 1,000 cubic feet of gas for gas produced from a lease or                                                          
     property outside the Cook Inlet sedimentary basin and used in the                                                          
     state [, OTHER THAN GAS SUBJECT TO (p) OF THIS                                                                             
     SECTION,] may not exceed the amount of tax for each 1,000                                                                  
    cubic feet of gas that is determined under (j)(2) of this section."                                                        
                                                                                                                                
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"* Sec. 14. AS 43.55.020(a), as amended by sec. 13 of this Act, is                                                            
repealed and reenacted to read:                                                                                                 
         (a)  For a calendar year, a producer subject to tax under                                                              
     AS 43.55.011(e), (f), (g), (h), (i), or (p) shall pay the tax as                                                           
     follows:                                                                                                                   

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              (1)  an installment payment of the estimated tax levied by                                                        
     AS 43.55.011(e), net of any tax credits applied as allowed by law,                                                         
     is due for each month of the calendar year on the last day of the                                                          
     following month; except as otherwise provided under (2) of this                                                            
     subsection, the amount of the installment payment is the sum of                                                            
     the following amounts, less 1/12 of the tax credits that are allowed                                                       
     by law to be applied against the tax levied by AS 43.55.011(e) for                                                         
     the calendar year, but the amount of the installment payment may                                                           
     not be less than zero:                                                                                                     
                  (A)  for oil and gas produced from leases or                                                                  
         properties in the state outside the Cook Inlet sedimentary                                                             
         basin but not subject to AS 43.55.011(o) or (p), other than                                                            
         leases or properties subject to AS 43.55.011(f), the greater of                                                        
                       (i)  zero; or                                                                                            
                       (ii)  the sum of 25 percent and the tax rate                                                             
              calculated for the month under AS 43.55.011(g)                                                                    
              multiplied by the remainder obtained by subtracting 1/12                                                          
              of the producer's adjusted lease expenditures for the                                                             
              calendar year of production under AS 43.55.165 and                                                                
              43.55.170 that are deductible for the leases or properties                                                        
              under AS 43.55.160 from the gross value at the point of                                                           
              production of the oil and gas produced from the leases or                                                         
              properties during the month for which the installment                                                             
              payment is calculated;                                                                                            
                  (B)  for oil and gas produced from leases or                                                                  
          properties subject to AS 43.55.011(f), the greatest of                                                               
                       (i)  zero;                                                                                               
                       (ii)  zero percent, one percent, two percent, three                                                      
              percent, or four percent, as applicable, of the gross value                                                       
              at the point of production of the oil and gas produced                                                            
              from all leases or properties during the month for which                                                          
              the installment payment is calculated; or                                                                         
                       (iii)  the sum of 25 percent and the tax rate                                                            
              calculated for the month under AS 43.55.011(g)                                                                    
              multiplied by the remainder obtained by subtracting 1/12                                                          
              of the producer's adjusted lease expenditures for the                                                             
              calendar year of production under AS 43.55.165 and                                                                
              43.55.170 that are deductible for those leases or                                                                 
              properties under AS 43.55.160 from the gross value at the                                                         
              point of production of the oil and gas produced from                                                              

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              those leases or properties during the month for which the                                                         
              installment payment is calculated;                                                                                
                  (C)  for oil and gas produced from each lease or                                                              
         property subject to AS 43.55.011(j), (k), (o), or (p), the                                                             
         greater of                                                                                                             
                       (i)  zero; or                                                                                            
                       (ii)  the sum of 25 percent and the tax rate                                                             
              calculated for the month under AS 43.55.011(g)                                                                    
              multiplied by the remainder obtained by subtracting 1/12                                                          
              of the producer's adjusted lease expenditures for the                                                             
              calendar year of production under AS 43.55.165 and                                                                
              43.55.170 that are deductible under AS 43.55.160 for oil                                                          
              or gas, respectively, produced from the lease or property                                                         
              from the gross value at the point of production of the oil                                                        
              or gas, respectively, produced from the lease or property                                                         
              during the month for which the installment payment is                                                             
              calculated;                                                                                                       
              (2)  an amount calculated under (1)(C) of this subsection                                                         
     for oil or gas produced from a lease or property                                                                           
                  (A)  subject to AS 43.55.011(j), (k), or (o) may not                                                          
         exceed the product obtained by carrying out the calculation                                                            
         set out in AS 43.55.011(j)(1) or (2) or 43.55.011(o), as                                                               
         applicable, for gas or set out in AS 43.55.011(k)(1) or (2), as                                                        
         applicable, for oil, but substituting in AS 43.55.011(j)(1)(A)                                                         
         or (2)(A) or 43.55.011(o), as applicable, the amount of taxable                                                        
         gas produced during the month for the amount of taxable gas                                                            
         produced during the calendar year and substituting in                                                                  
         AS 43.55.011(k)(1)(A) or (2)(A), as applicable, the amount of                                                          
         taxable oil produced during the month for the amount of                                                                
         taxable oil produced during the calendar year;                                                                         
                  (B)  subject to AS 43.55.011(p) may not exceed four                                                           
         percent of the gross value at the point of production of the oil                                                       
         or gas;                                                                                                                
              (3)  an installment payment of the estimated tax levied by                                                        
     AS 43.55.011(i) for each lease or property is due for each month                                                           
     of the calendar year on the last day of the following month; the                                                           
     amount of the installment payment is the sum of                                                                            
                  (A)  the applicable tax rate for oil provided under                                                           
         AS 43.55.011(i), multiplied by the gross value at the point of                                                         
         production of the oil taxable under AS 43.55.011(i) and                                                                

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         produced from the lease or property during the month; and                                                              
                  (B)  the applicable tax rate for gas provided under                                                           
         AS 43.55.011(i), multiplied by the gross value at the point of                                                         
         production of the gas taxable under AS 43.55.011(i) and                                                                
           produced from the lease or property during the month;                                                               
              (4)  any amount of tax levied by AS 43.55.011(e) or (i),                                                          
     net of any credits applied as allowed by law, that exceeds the total                                                       
     of the amounts due as installment payments of estimated tax is                                                             
     due on March 31 of the year following the calendar year of                                                                 
     production."                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
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"* Sec. 16. AS 43.55.020(d), as amended by sec. 15 of this Act, is                                                            
repealed and reenacted to read:                                                                                                 
         (d)  In making settlement with the royalty owner for oil and                                                           
     gas that is taxable under AS 43.55.011, the producer may deduct                                                            
     the amount of the tax paid on taxable royalty oil and gas, or may                                                          
     deduct taxable royalty oil or gas equivalent in value at the time the                                                      
     tax becomes due to the amount of the tax paid. If the total                                                                
     deductions of installment payments of estimated tax for a calendar                                                         
     year exceed the actual tax for that calendar year, the producer                                                            
     shall, before April 1 of the following year, refund the excess to the                                                      
     royalty owner. Unless otherwise agreed between the producer and                                                            
     the royalty owner, the amount of the tax paid under                                                                        
     AS 43.55.011(e), (f), and (g) on taxable royalty oil and gas for a                                                         
     calendar year, other than oil and gas the ownership or right to                                                            
     which constitutes a landowner's royalty interest, is considered to                                                         
     be the gross value at the point of production of the taxable royalty                                                       
     oil and gas produced during the calendar year multiplied by a                                                              
     figure that is a quotient, in which                                                                                        
              (1)  the numerator is the producer's total tax liability                                                          
     under AS 43.55.011(e), (f), and (g) for the calendar year of                                                               
     production; and                                                                                                            
              (2)  the denominator is the total gross value at the point of                                                     
     production of the oil and gas taxable under AS 43.55.011(e), (f),                                                          
     and (g) produced by the producer from all leases and properties in                                                         
     the state during the calendar year."                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                

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"* Sec. 21. AS 43.55.023(a), as amended by sec. 20 of this Act, is                                                            
amended to read:                                                                                                                
         (a)  A producer or explorer may take a tax credit for a                                                                
     qualified capital expenditure as follows:                                                                                  
              (1)  notwithstanding that a qualified capital expenditure                                                         
     may be a deductible lease expenditure for purposes of calculating                                                          
     the production tax value of oil and gas under AS 43.55.160(a),                                                             
     unless a credit for that expenditure is taken under AS 38.05.180(i),                                                       
     AS 41.09.010, AS 43.20.043, or AS 43.55.025, a producer or                                                                 
     explorer that incurs a qualified capital expenditure may also elect                                                        
     to apply a tax credit against a tax levied by AS 43.55.011(e) in the                                                       
     amount of 20 percent of that expenditure; however, not more                                                            
     than half of the tax credit may be applied for a single calendar                                                       
     year;                                                                                                                  
              (2)  a producer or explorer may take a credit for a                                                               
     qualified capital expenditure incurred in connection with                                                                  
     geological or geophysical exploration or in connection with an                                                             
     exploration well only if the producer or explorer                                                                          
                  (A)  agrees, in writing, to the applicable provisions of                                                      
         AS 43.55.025(f)(2); and                                                                                                
                  (B)  submits to the Department of Natural Resources                                                           
         all data that would be required to be submitted under                                                                  
         AS 43.55.025(f)(2) [;                                                                                                  
              (3)  A CREDIT FOR A QUALIFIED CAPITAL                                                                             
     EXPENDITURE INCURRED TO EXPLORE FOR, DEVELOP,                                                                              
     OR PRODUCE OIL OR GAS DEPOSITS LOCATED NORTH                                                                               
     OF 68 DEGREES NORTH LATITUDE MAY BE TAKEN                                                                                  
     ONLY IF THE EXPENDITURE IS INCURRED BEFORE                                                                                 
     JANUARY 1, 2014]."                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
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"* Sec. 23. AS 43.55.023(b), as amended by sec. 22 of this Act, is                                                            
amended to read:                                                                                                                

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         (b) A [BEFORE JANUARY 1, 2014, A] producer or explorer                                                             
     may elect to take a tax credit in the amount of 25 percent of a                                                            
     carried-forward annual loss.[FOR LEASE EXPENDITURES                                                                        
     INCURRED ON AND AFTER JANUARY 1, 2014, AND                                                                                 
     BEFORE JANUARY 1, 2016, TO EXPLORE FOR, DEVELOP,                                                                           
     OR PRODUCE OIL OR GAS DEPOSITS LOCATED NORTH                                                                               
     OF 68 DEGREES NORTH LATITUDE, A PRODUCER OR                                                                                
     EXPLORER MAY ELECT TO TAKE A TAX CREDIT IN THE                                                                             
     AMOUNT OF 45 PERCENT OF A CARRIED-FORWARD                                                                                  
     ANNUAL LOSS. FOR LEASE EXPENDITURES INCURRED                                                                               
     ON AND AFTER JANUARY 1, 2016, TO EXPLORE FOR,                                                                              
     DEVELOP, OR PRODUCE OIL OR GAS DEPOSITS                                                                                    
     LOCATED NORTH OF 68 DEGREES NORTH LATITUDE, A                                                                              
     PRODUCER OR EXPLORER MAY ELECT TO TAKE A TAX                                                                               
     CREDIT IN THE AMOUNT OF 35 PERCENT OF A CARRIED-                                                                           
     FORWARD ANNUAL LOSS. FOR LEASE EXPENDITURES                                                                                
     INCURRED ON OR AFTER JANUARY 1, 2014, TO EXPLORE                                                                           
     FOR, DEVELOP, OR PRODUCE OIL OR GAS DEPOSITS                                                                               
     LOCATED SOUTH OF 68 DEGREES NORTH LATITUDE, A                                                                              
     PRODUCER OR EXPLORER MAY ELECT TO TAKE A TAX                                                                               
     CREDIT IN THE AMOUNT OF 25 PERCENT OF A CARRIED-                                                                           
     FORWARD ANNUAL LOSS.] A credit under this subsection                                                                       
     may be applied against a tax levied by AS 43.55.011(e). For                                                                
     purposes of this subsection, a carried-forward annual loss is the                                                          
     amount of a producer's or explorer's adjusted lease expenditures                                                           
     under AS 43.55.165 and 43.55.170 for a previous calendar year                                                              
     that was not deductible in calculating production tax values for                                                           
     that calendar year under AS 43.55.160."                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
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"* Sec. 25. AS 43.55.023(d), as amended by sec. 24 of this Act, is                                                            
repealed and reenacted to read:                                                                                                 
         (d)  A person that is entitled to take a tax credit under this                                                         
     section that wishes to transfer the unused credit to another person                                                        
     or obtain a cash payment under AS 43.55.028 may apply to the                                                               
     department for transferable tax credit certificates. An application                                                        
     under this subsection must be in a form prescribed by the                                                                  

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     department and must include supporting information and                                                                     
     documentation that the department reasonably requires. The                                                                 
     department shall grant or deny an application, or grant an                                                                 
     application as to a lesser amount than that claimed and deny it as                                                         
     to the excess, not later than 120 days after the latest of the                                                             
     following: March 31 of the year following the calendar year in                                                             
     which the qualified capital expenditure or carried-forward annual                                                          
     loss for which the credit is claimed was incurred; the date the                                                            
     statement required under AS 43.55.030(a) or (e) was filed for the                                                          
     calendar year in which the qualified capital expenditure or carried-                                                       
     forward annual loss for which the credit is claimed was incurred;                                                          
     or the date the application was received by the department. If,                                                            
     based on the information then available to it, the department is                                                           
     reasonably satisfied that the applicant is entitled to a credit, the                                                       
     department shall issue the applicant two transferable tax credit                                                           
     certificates, each for half of the amount of the credit. The credit                                                        
     shown on one of the two certificates is available for immediate                                                            
     use. The credit shown on the second of the two certificates may                                                            
     not be applied against a tax for a calendar year earlier than the                                                          
     calendar year following the calendar year in which the certificate                                                         
     is issued, and the certificate must contain a conspicuous statement                                                        
     to that effect. A certificate issued under this subsection does not                                                        
     expire."                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
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     Insert a new bill section to read:                                                                                         
"* Sec. 27. AS 43.55.023(g), as amended by sec. 26 of this Act, is                                                            
amended to read:                                                                                                                
         (g)  The issuance of a transferable tax credit certificate under                                                       
     (d) or (p) of this section or former (m) of this section or the                                                        
     purchase of a certificate under AS 43.55.028 does not limit the                                                            
     department's ability to later audit a tax credit claim to which the                                                        
     certificate relates or to adjust the claim if the department                                                               
     determines, as a result of the audit, that the applicant was not                                                           
     entitled to the amount of the credit for which the certificate was                                                         
     issued. The tax liability of the applicant under AS 43.55.011(e)                                                           
     and 43.55.017 - 43.55.180 is increased by the amount of the credit                                                         
     that exceeds that to which the applicant was entitled, or the                                                              

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     applicant's available valid outstanding credits applicable against                                                         
     the tax levied by AS 43.55.011(e) are reduced by that amount. If                                                           
     the applicant's tax liability is increased under this subsection, the                                                      
     increase bears interest under AS 43.05.225 from the date the                                                               
     transferable tax credit certificate was issued. For purposes of this                                                       
     subsection, an applicant that is an explorer is considered a                                                               
     producer subject to the tax levied by AS 43.55.011(e)."                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
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"* Sec. 29. AS 43.55.023(n), as amended by sec. 28 of this Act, is                                                            
amended to read:                                                                                                                
         (n)  For the purposes of (l) and (q) of this section, a well lease                                                 
     expenditure incurred in the state south of 68 degrees North                                                                
     latitude is a lease expenditure that is                                                                                    
              (1)  directly related to an exploration well, a stratigraphic                                                     
     test well, a producing well, or an injection well other than a                                                             
     disposal well, located in the state south of 68 degrees North                                                              
     latitude, if the expenditure is a qualified capital expenditure and an                                                     
     intangible drilling and development cost authorized under 26                                                               
     U.S.C. (Internal Revenue Code), as amended, and 26 C.F.R.                                                                  
     1.612-4, regardless of the elections made under 26 U.S.C. 263(c);                                                          
     in this paragraph, an expenditure directly related to a well includes                                                      
     an expenditure for well sidetracking, well deepening, well                                                                 
     completion or recompletion, or well workover, regardless of                                                                
     whether the well is or has been a producing well; or                                                                       
              (2)  an expense for seismic work conducted within the                                                             
     boundaries of a production or exploration unit."                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
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     Delete "a new subsection"                                                                                                  
     Insert "new subsections"                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
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     Insert a new subsection to read:                                                                                           
         "(q)  For a lease expenditure incurred in the state south of 68                                                        

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     degrees North latitude after December 31, 2018, that qualifies for                                                         
     tax credits under (a) and (b) of this section, and for a well lease                                                        
     expenditure incurred in the state south of 68 degrees North                                                                
     latitude that qualifies for a tax credit under (l) of this section, the                                                    
     department shall issue transferable tax credit certificates to the                                                         
     person entitled to the credit for the full amount of the credit. The                                                       
     transferable tax credit certificates do not expire."                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
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"* Sec. 37. AS 43.55.028(e), as amended by sec. 36 of this Act, is                                                            
amended to read:                                                                                                                
         (e)  The department, on the written application of a person to                                                         
     whom a transferable tax credit certificate has been issued under                                                           
     AS 43.55.023(d) or (p) or former AS 43.55.023(m) or to whom a                                                          
     production tax credit certificate has been issued under                                                                    
     AS 43.55.025(f), may use available money in the oil and gas tax                                                            
     credit fund to purchase, in whole or in part, the certificate if the                                                       
     department finds that                                                                                                      
              (1)  the calendar year of the purchase is not earlier than                                                        
     the first calendar year for which the credit shown on the certificate                                                      
     would otherwise be allowed to be applied against a tax;                                                                    
              (2)  the applicant does not have an outstanding liability to                                                      
     the state for unpaid delinquent taxes under this title;                                                                    
              (3)  the applicant's total tax liability under                                                                    
     AS 43.55.011(e), after application of all available tax credits, for                                                       
     the calendar year in which the application is made is zero;                                                                
              (4)  the applicant's average daily production of oil and gas                                                      
     taxable under AS 43.55.011(e) during the calendar year preceding                                                           
     the calendar year in which the application is made was not more                                                            
     than 50,000 BTU equivalent barrels; and                                                                                    
              (5)  the purchase is consistent with this section and                                                             
     regulations adopted under this section."                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
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"* Sec. 39. AS 43.55.028(g), as amended by sec. 38 of this Act, is                                                            
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         (g)  The department may adopt regulations to carry out the                                                             
     purposes of this section, including standards and procedures to                                                            
     allocate available money among applications for purchases under                                                            
     this chapter and claims for refunds and payments under                                                                     
     AS 43.20.046 or 43.20.047 when the total amount of the                                                                     
     applications for purchase and claims for refund exceed the amount                                                          
     of available money in the fund. The regulations adopted by the                                                             
     department may not, when allocating available money in the fund                                                            
     under this section, distinguish an application for the purchase of a                                                       
     credit certificate issued under AS 43.55.023(p) or former                                                              
     AS 43.55.023(m), or a claim for a refund or payment under                                                              
     AS 43.20.046 or 43.20.047."                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
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"* Sec. 41. AS 43.55.030(e), as amended by sec. 40 of this Act, is                                                            
amended to read:                                                                                                                
         (e)  An explorer or producer that incurs a lease expenditure                                                           
     under AS 43.55.165 or receives a payment or credit under                                                                   
     AS 43.55.170 during a calendar year but does not produce oil or                                                            
     gas from a lease or property in the state during the calendar year                                                         
     shall file with the department, on March 31 of the following year,                                                         
     a statement, under oath, in a form prescribed by the department,                                                           
     giving, with other information required, the following:                                                                    
              (1)  the [EXPLORER'S OR] producer's qualified capital                                                             
     expenditures, as defined in AS 43.55.023, other lease expenditures                                                         
     under AS 43.55.165, and adjustments or other payments or credits                                                           
     under AS 43.55.170; and                                                                                                    
              (2)  if the explorer or producer receives a payment or                                                            
     credit under AS 43.55.170, calculations showing whether the                                                                
     explorer or producer is liable for a tax under AS 43.55.160(d) or                                                          
     43.55.170(b) and, if so, the amount."                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
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"* Sec. 43. AS 43.55.160(a), as amended by sec. 42 of this Act, is                                                            
repealed and reenacted to read:                                                                                                 
         (a)  Except as provided in (b) of this section, for the purposes                                                       
     of                                                                                                                         
              (1)  AS 43.55.011(e), the annual production tax value of                                                          
     the taxable oil, gas, or oil and gas subject to this paragraph                                                             
     produced during a calendar year is the gross value at the point of                                                         
     production of the oil, gas, or oil and gas taxable under                                                                   
     AS 43.55.011(e), less the producer's lease expenditures under                                                              
     AS 43.55.165 for the calendar year applicable to the oil, gas, or oil                                                      
     and gas, as applicable, produced by the producer from leases or                                                            
     properties, as adjusted under AS 43.55.170; this paragraph applies                                                         
     to                                                                                                                         
                  (A)  oil and gas produced from leases or properties in                                                        
         the state that include land north of 68 degrees North latitude,                                                        
         other than gas produced before 2022 and used in the state;                                                             
                  (B)  oil and gas produced from leases or properties in                                                        
         the state outside the Cook Inlet sedimentary basin, no part of                                                         
         which is north of 68 degrees North latitude; this subparagraph                                                         
         does not apply to                                                                                                      
                       (i)  gas produced before 2022 and used in the                                                            
              state; or                                                                                                         
                       (ii)  oil and gas subject to AS 43.55.011(p);                                                            
                  (C)  oil produced before 2022 from a lease or                                                                 
         property in the Cook Inlet sedimentary basin;                                                                          
                  (D)  gas produced before 2022 from a lease or                                                                 
         property in the Cook Inlet sedimentary basin;                                                                          
                  (E)  gas produced before 2022 from a lease or                                                                 
         property in the state outside the Cook Inlet sedimentary basin                                                         
         and used in the state;                                                                                                 
                  (F)  oil and gas subject to AS 43.55.011(p) produced                                                          
         from leases or properties in the state;                                                                                
                  (G)  oil and gas produced from a lease or property no                                                         
         part of which is north of 68 degrees North latitude, other than                                                        
         oil or gas described in (B), (C), (D), (E), or (F) of this                                                             
         paragraph;                                                                                                             
              (2)  AS 43.55.011(g), the monthly production tax value of                                                         
     the taxable                                                                                                                
                  (A)  oil and gas produced during a month from leases                                                          
         or properties in the state that include land north of 68 degrees                                                       

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         North latitude is the gross value at the point of production of                                                        
         the oil and gas taxable under AS 43.55.011(e) and produced                                                             
         by the producer from those leases or properties, less 1/12 of                                                          
         the producer's lease expenditures under AS 43.55.165 for the                                                           
         calendar year applicable to the oil and gas produced by the                                                            
         producer from those leases or properties, as adjusted under                                                            
         AS 43.55.170; this subparagraph does not apply to gas subject                                                          
         to AS 43.55.011(o);                                                                                                    
                  (B)  oil and gas produced during a month from leases                                                          
         or properties in the state outside the Cook Inlet sedimentary                                                          
         basin, no part of which is north of 68 degrees North latitude,                                                         
         is the gross value at the point of production of the oil and gas                                                       
         taxable under AS 43.55.011(e) and produced by the producer                                                             
         from those leases or properties, less 1/12 of the producer's                                                           
         lease expenditures under AS 43.55.165 for the calendar year                                                            
         applicable to the oil and gas produced by the producer from                                                            
         those leases or properties, as adjusted under AS 43.55.170;                                                            
         this subparagraph does not apply to gas subject to                                                                     
         AS 43.55.011(o);                                                                                                       
                  (C)  oil produced during a month from a lease or                                                              
         property in the Cook Inlet sedimentary basin is the gross                                                              
         value at the point of production of the oil taxable under                                                              
         AS 43.55.011(e) and produced by the producer from that lease                                                           
         or property, less 1/12 of the producer's lease expenditures                                                            
         under AS 43.55.165 for the calendar year applicable to the oil                                                         
         produced by the producer from that lease or property, as                                                               
         adjusted under AS 43.55.170;                                                                                           
                  (D)  gas produced during a month from a lease or                                                              
         property in the Cook Inlet sedimentary basin is the gross                                                              
         value at the point of production of the gas taxable under                                                              
         AS 43.55.011(e) and produced by the producer from that lease                                                           
         or property, less 1/12 of the producer's lease expenditures                                                            
         under AS 43.55.165 for the calendar year applicable to the gas                                                         
         produced by the producer from that lease or property, as                                                               
         adjusted under AS 43.55.170;                                                                                           
                  (E)  gas produced during a month from a lease or                                                              
         property outside the Cook Inlet sedimentary basin and used in                                                          
         the state is the gross value at the point of production of that                                                        
         gas taxable under AS 43.55.011(e) and produced by the                                                                  
         producer from that lease or property, less 1/12 of the                                                                 

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         producer's lease expenditures under AS 43.55.165 for the                                                               
         calendar year applicable to that gas produced by the producer                                                          
         from that lease or property, as adjusted under AS 43.55.170."                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Page 26, following line 16:                                                                                                     
     Insert a new subsection to read:                                                                                           
         "(h) Notwithstanding any contrary provision of AS 43.55.150,                                                           
     for purposes of calculating a monthly production tax value under                                                           
     (a)(2) of this section, the gross value at the point of production of                                                      
     the oil and gas is calculated under regulations adopted by the                                                             
     department that provide for using an appropriate monthly share of                                                          
     the producer's costs of transportation for the calendar year."                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Page 29, following line 23:                                                                                                     
     Insert a new bill section to read:                                                                                         
"* Sec. 48. AS 43.55.020(l), 43.55.024(i), 43.55.024(j),                                                                      
43.55.160(f), and 43.55.160(g) are repealed."                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Page 29, lines 29 - 30:                                                                                                         
     Delete "Section 7 of this Act and AS 43.55.160(a)(1)(E), as                                                                
amended by sec. 28"                                                                                                             
     Insert "Section 10 of this Act, AS 43.55.160(a)(1)(E), as amended                                                          
by sec. 42 of this Act, and AS 43.55.160(f) and (g), as enacted by sec.                                                         
44"                                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Page 29, line 31:                                                                                                               
     Delete "sec. 14"                                                                                                           
     Insert "sec. 20"                                                                                                           
     Delete "secs. 16 - 19"                                                                                                     
     Insert "secs. 24, 26, and 28 of this Act and AS 43.55.023(p) in sec.                                                       
30"                                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Page 30, following line 1:                                                                                                      
     Insert a new subsection to read:                                                                                           
     "(c)  AS 43.55.160(h), enacted by sec. 44 of this Act, applies to                                                          
the transportation of oil and gas produced on and after the effective                                                           
date of sec. 8 of this Act."                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                

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Page 30, line 11:                                                                                                               
     Delete "Sec. 31"                                                                                                           
     Insert "Sec. 46"                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Page 30, line 15:                                                                                                               
     Delete "Sections 7, 16 - 19, 25, and 32"                                                                                   
     Insert "Sections 10, 24, 26, 28, 30, 36, and 47"                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Page 30, line 16:                                                                                                               
     Delete "sec. 14"                                                                                                           
     Insert "sec. 20"                                                                                                           
     Delete "sec. 28"                                                                                                           
     Insert "sec. 42"                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Page 30, following line 17:                                                                                                     
     Insert new bill sections to read:                                                                                          
"* Sec. 55. The uncodified law of the State of Alaska is amended by                                                           
adding a new section to read:                                                                                                   
     CONDITIONAL EFFECT. Sections 2, 6, 8, 11, 14, 16, 21, 23, 25,                                                              
27, 29, 32, 39, 41, 43, and 48 of this Act, AS 43.55.023(q) in sec. 30                                                          
of this Act, and AS 43.55.160(h) in sec. 44 of this Act take effect only                                                        
if the volume of oil production for the calendar year 2018 does not                                                             
exceed the volume of oil produced for the 2013 calendar year. The                                                               
commissioner of natural resources shall notify the lieutenant governor                                                          
and the revisor of statutes before January 1, 2019, or as soon as                                                               
practicable thereafter, if the volume of oil production for the calendar                                                        
year 2018 is greater than the volume of oil produced during the 2013                                                            
calendar year.                                                                                                                  
   * Sec. 56. If secs. 2, 6, 8, 11, 14, 16, 21, 23, 25, 27, 29, 32, 39, 41,                                                   
43, and 48 of this Act, AS 43.55.023(p) in sec. 30 of this Act, and                                                             
AS 43.55.160(h) in sec. 44 of this Act take effect under sec. 55 of this                                                        
Act, they take effect January 1, 2019."                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Representative Kawasaki moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                  
Amendment No. 11 be adopted.                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Representative Hawker objected.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                

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The question being:  "Shall Amendment No. 11 be adopted?"  The roll                                                             
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSB 21(FIN) am H                                                                                                           
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 11                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  9   NAYS:  29   EXCUSED:  2   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Drummond, Gara, Gruenberg, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kerttula,                                                                
Kreiss-Tomkins, Tarr, Tuck                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Austerman, Chenault, Costello, Edgmon, Feige, Foster, Gattis,                                                            
Hawker, Herron, Higgins, Holmes, Hughes, Isaacson, Johnson, Keller,                                                             
LeDoux, Lynn, Millett, Munoz, Neuman, Olson, Pruitt, Reinbold,                                                                  
Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Thompson, P.Wilson, T.Wilson                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Guttenberg, Nageak                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
And so, Amendment No. 11 was not adopted.                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 12 was offered  by Representatives Kawasaki,                                                                       
Kerttula, Tuck, Gara, Tarr, Gruenberg, Josephson, Drummond, and                                                                 
Kreiss-Tomkins:                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Page 18, lines 4 - 28:                                                                                                          
     Delete all material and insert:                                                                                            
              "(1)  if the average gross value at the point of production                                                       
     for the month is less than $80 a barrel,                                                                                   
                  (A)  $8 for each barrel of taxable oil if the volume of                                                       
         taxable oil produced by the producer for the month exceeds                                                             
         the volume of taxable oil produced in the corresponding                                                                
         month in 2012; or                                                                                                      
                  (B)  $6 for each barrel of taxable oil if the volume of                                                       
         taxable oil produced by the producer for the month does not                                                            
         exceed the volume of taxable oil produced in the                                                                       
         corresponding month in 2012;                                                                                           
              (2)  if the average gross value at the point of production                                                        
     for the month is greater than or equal to $80 a barrel, but less than                                                      
     $90 a barrel,                                                                                                              
                  (A)  $7 for each barrel of taxable oil if the volume of                                                       
         taxable oil produced by the producer for the month exceeds                                                             

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         the volume of taxable oil produced in the corresponding                                                                
         month in 2012; or                                                                                                      
                  (B)  $5 for each barrel of taxable oil if the volume of                                                       
         taxable oil produced by the producer for the month does not                                                            
         exceed the volume of taxable oil produced in the                                                                       
         corresponding month in 2012;                                                                                           
              (3)  if the average gross value at the point of production                                                        
     for the month is greater than or equal to $90 a barrel, but less than                                                      
     $100 a barrel,                                                                                                             
                  (A)  $6 for each barrel of taxable oil if the volume of                                                       
         taxable oil produced by the producer for the month exceeds                                                             
         the volume of taxable oil produced in the corresponding                                                                
         month in 2012; or                                                                                                      
                  (B)  $4 for each barrel of taxable oil if the volume of                                                       
         taxable oil produced by the producer for the month does not                                                            
         exceed the volume of taxable oil produced in the                                                                       
         corresponding month in 2012;                                                                                           
              (4)  if the average gross value at the point of production                                                        
     for the month is greater than or equal to $100 a barrel, but less                                                          
     than $110 a barrel,                                                                                                        
                  (A)  $5 for each barrel of taxable oil if the volume of                                                       
         taxable oil produced by the producer for the month exceeds                                                             
         the volume of taxable oil produced in the corresponding                                                                
         month in 2012; or                                                                                                      
                  (B)  $3 for each barrel of taxable oil if the volume of                                                       
         taxable oil produced by the producer for the month does not                                                            
         exceed the volume of taxable oil produced in the                                                                       
         corresponding month in 2012;                                                                                           
              (5)  if the average gross value at the point of production                                                        
     for the month is greater than or equal to $110 a barrel, but less                                                          
     than $120 a barrel,                                                                                                        
                  (A)  $4 for each barrel of taxable oil if the volume of                                                       
         taxable oil produced by the producer for the month exceeds                                                             
         the volume of taxable oil produced in the corresponding                                                                
         month in 2012; or                                                                                                      
                  (B)  $2 for each barrel of taxable oil if the volume of                                                       
         taxable oil produced by the producer for the month does not                                                            
         exceed the volume of taxable oil produced in the                                                                       
         corresponding month in 2012;                                                                                           
              (6)  if the average gross value at the point of production                                                        

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     for the month is greater than or equal to $120 a barrel, but less                                                          
     than $130 a barrel,                                                                                                        
                  (A)  $3 for each barrel of taxable oil if the volume of                                                       
         taxable oil produced by the producer for the month exceeds                                                             
         the volume of taxable oil produced in the corresponding                                                                
         month in 2012; or                                                                                                      
                  (B)  $1 for each barrel of taxable oil if the volume of                                                       
         taxable oil produced by the producer for the month does not                                                            
         exceed the volume of taxable oil produced in the                                                                       
         corresponding month in 2012;                                                                                           
              (7)  if the average gross value at the point of production                                                        
     for the month is greater than or equal to $130 a barrel, but less                                                          
     than $140 a barrel,                                                                                                        
                  (A)  $2 for each barrel of taxable oil if the volume of                                                       
         taxable oil produced by the producer for the month exceeds                                                             
         the volume of taxable oil produced in the corresponding                                                                
         month in 2012; or                                                                                                      
                  (B)  zero if the volume of taxable oil produced by the                                                        
         producer for the month does not exceed the volume of taxable                                                           
         oil produced in the corresponding month in 2012;                                                                       
              (8)  if the average gross value at the point of production                                                        
     for the month is greater than or equal to $140 a barrel, but less                                                          
     than $150 a barrel,                                                                                                        
                  (A)  $1 for each barrel of taxable oil if the volume of                                                       
         taxable oil produced by the producer for the month exceeds                                                             
         the volume of taxable oil produced in the corresponding                                                                
         month in 2012; or                                                                                                      
                  (B)  zero if the volume of taxable oil produced by the                                                        
         producer for the month does not exceed the volume of taxable                                                           
         oil produced in the corresponding month in 2012;                                                                       
              (9)  zero if the average gross value at the point of                                                              
     production for the month is greater than or equal to $150 a barrel."                                                       
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Representative Kawasaki moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                  
Amendment No. 12 be adopted.                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Representative Feige objected.                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                

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The question being:  "Shall Amendment No. 12 be adopted?"  The roll                                                             
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSB 21(FIN) am H                                                                                                           
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 12                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  9   NAYS:  29   EXCUSED:  2   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Drummond, Gara, Gruenberg, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kerttula,                                                                
Kreiss-Tomkins, Tarr, Tuck                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Austerman, Chenault, Costello, Edgmon, Feige, Foster, Gattis,                                                            
Hawker, Herron, Higgins, Holmes, Hughes, Isaacson, Johnson, Keller,                                                             
LeDoux, Lynn, Millett, Munoz, Neuman, Olson, Pruitt, Reinbold,                                                                  
Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Thompson, P.Wilson, T.Wilson                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Guttenberg, Nageak                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
And so, Amendment No. 12 was not adopted.                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSB 21(FIN) am H was automatically in third reading.                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Representative Tarr moved and asked unanimous consent that HCS                                                                  
CSSB 21(FIN) am H be returned to second reading for the specific                                                                
purpose of considering Amendment No. 13.  There being no objection,                                                             
it was so ordered.                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 13 was offered  by Representative Tarr:                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Page 17, line 26, through page 18, line 28:                                                                                     
     Delete all material and insert:                                                                                            
         "(j)  For each month of the calendar year for which a                                                                  
     producer's average monthly gross value at the point of production                                                          
     of a barrel of taxable oil is less than $150, a producer may apply                                                         
     against the producer's tax liability for the calendar year under                                                           
     AS 43.55.011(e) a tax credit in the amount specified in this                                                               
     subsection for each barrel of taxable oil under AS 43.55.011(e)                                                            
     that does not meet any of the criteria in AS 43.55.160(f) and that                                                         
     is produced during a calendar year after December 31, 2013, from                                                           
     leases or properties north of 68 degrees North latitude. A tax                                                             
     credit under this subsection may not reduce a producer's tax                                                               
     liability for a calendar year under AS 43.55.011(e) below zero. A                                                          

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     credit under this subsection may not exceed $8 for a barrel of                                                             
     taxable oil. The amount of the tax credit for a barrel of taxable oil                                                      
     subject to this subsection is 10 percent of the difference between                                                         
     $150 and the average monthly gross value at the point of                                                                   
     production of a barrel of taxable oil of the producer."                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Representative Tarr moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                      
Amendment No. 13 be adopted.                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Representative Feige objected.                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall Amendment No. 13 be adopted?"  The roll                                                             
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSB 21(FIN) am H                                                                                                           
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 13                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  10   NAYS:  28   EXCUSED:  2   ABSENT:  0                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Drummond, Gruenberg, Herron, Josephson, Kawasaki,                                                                        
Kerttula, Kreiss-Tomkins, Munoz, Tarr, Tuck                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Austerman, Chenault, Costello, Edgmon, Feige, Foster, Gara,                                                              
Gattis, Hawker, Higgins, Holmes, Hughes, Isaacson, Johnson, Keller,                                                             
LeDoux, Lynn, Millett, Neuman, Olson, Pruitt, Reinbold, Saddler,                                                                
Seaton, Stoltze, Thompson, P.Wilson, T.Wilson                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Guttenberg, Nageak                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
And so, Amendment No. 13 was not adopted.                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSB 21(FIN) am H was automatically in third reading.                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
**The presence of Representative Nageak, who was excused (page                                                                  
1155), was noted.                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall HCS CSSB 21(FIN) am H pass the                                                                      
House?"  The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                

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HCS CSSB 21(FIN) am H                                                                                                           
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  24   NAYS:  15   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Chenault, Costello, Feige, Gattis, Hawker, Higgins, Holmes,                                                              
Hughes, Isaacson, Johnson, Keller, LeDoux, Lynn, Millett, Nageak,                                                               
Neuman, Olson, Pruitt, Reinbold, Saddler, Stoltze, Thompson,                                                                    
P.Wilson, T.Wilson                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Austerman, Drummond, Edgmon, Foster, Gara, Gruenberg,                                                                    
Herron, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kerttula, Kreiss-Tomkins, Munoz,                                                                   
Seaton, Tarr, Tuck                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Guttenberg                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
And so, HCS CSSB 21(FIN) am H passed the House.                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Representative Johnson later gave notice of reconsideration of the vote                                                         
on HCS CSSB 21(FIN) am H, and reconsideration was taken up then.                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                      SECOND READING OF SENATE BILLS                                                                         
                                (continued)                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
SB 73                                                                                                                         
The following, which was moved to the bottom of the calendar (page                                                              
1182), was read the second time:                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 73(STA)                                                                                             
     "An Act relating to a municipal property tax exemption for real                                                            
     property that is the primary residence of certain widows and                                                               
     widowers; and providing for an effective date."                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
with the:                                                     Journal Page                                                      
                                                                                                                                
 CRA RPT 5DP                                                          1169                                                      
 FN1: ZERO(CED)                                                       1169                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that CSSB                                                               
73(STA) be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading, and                                                                 
placed on final passage.                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                

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There was objection.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
CSSB 73(STA) will advance to third reading on tomorrow's calendar.                                                              
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                    SECOND READING OF HOUSE RESOLUTIONS                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
HR 8                                                                                                                          
The following, which is on today's calendar pending referral, is in the                                                         
Finance Committee:                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE RESOLUTION NO. 8                                                                                                     
     Establishing the Task Force on Sustainable Education in the                                                                
     House of Representatives.                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                           LEGISLATIVE CITATIONS                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                
House approve the citations on the calendar.  There being no                                                                    
objection, the following citations were approved and sent to enrolling:                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Gary Baldwin                                                                                                         
By Representatives Herron, Chenault, Costello, Drummond, Edgmon,                                                                
Feige, Foster, Gara, Gattis, Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Hawker, Higgins,                                                            
Holmes, Hughes, Isaacson, Johnson, Josephson, Kawasaki, Keller,                                                                 
Kerttula, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lynn, Millett, Munoz, Nageak,                                                                 
Neuman, Olson, Pruitt, Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Tarr,                                                                
Thompson, Tuck, P. Wilson, T. Wilson                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Peter Atchak Upon His Retirement from Bethel Search &                                                                
Rescue                                                                                                                          
By Representatives Herron, Chenault, Costello, Drummond, Edgmon,                                                                
Feige, Foster, Gara, Gattis, Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Hawker, Higgins,                                                            
Holmes, Hughes, Isaacson, Johnson, Josephson, Kawasaki, Keller,                                                                 
Kerttula, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lynn, Millett, Munoz, Nageak,                                                                 
Neuman, Olson, Pruitt, Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Tarr,                                                                
Thompson, Tuck, P. Wilson, T. Wilson; Senator Hoffman                                                                           
                                                                                                                                

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Honoring - Bethel Regional High School Warriors, 2012 State                                                                     
Wrestling Championship                                                                                                          
By Representatives Herron, Chenault, Austerman, Costello,                                                                       
Drummond, Edgmon, Feige, Foster, Gara, Gattis, Gruenberg,                                                                       
Guttenberg, Hawker, Higgins, Holmes, Hughes, Isaacson, Johnson,                                                                 
Josephson, Kawasaki, Keller, Kerttula, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux,                                                                  
Lynn, Millett, Munoz, Nageak, Neuman, Olson, Pruitt, Reinbold,                                                                  
Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Tarr, Thompson, Tuck, P. Wilson, T. Wilson;                                                           
Senator Hoffman                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Keith Ferris                                                                                                         
By Senator Wielechowski; Representatives Gruenberg, Chenault,                                                                   
Costello, Drummond, Edgmon, Feige, Foster, Gara, Gattis,                                                                        
Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron, Higgins, Holmes, Hughes, Isaacson,                                                                  
Johnson, Josephson, Kawasaki, Keller, Kerttula, Kreiss-Tomkins,                                                                 
LeDoux, Lynn, Millett, Munoz, Nageak, Neuman, Olson, Pruitt,                                                                    
Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton, Tarr, Thompson, Tuck, P. Wilson,                                                                     
T. Wilson                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Michelle Rizk, 2013 Top Forty Under 40                                                                               
By Senator Kelly; Representatives Kawasaki, Chenault, Costello,                                                                 
Drummond, Edgmon, Feige, Foster, Gara, Gattis, Gruenberg,                                                                       
Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron, Higgins, Holmes, Hughes, Isaacson,                                                                  
Johnson, Josephson, Keller, Kerttula, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lynn,                                                             
Millett, Munoz, Nageak, Neuman, Olson, Pruitt, Reinbold, Saddler,                                                               
Seaton, Stoltze, Tarr, Thompson, Tuck, P. Wilson, T. Wilson                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Angela Major, 2013 Top Forty Under 40                                                                                
By Senator Kelly; Representatives Kawasaki, Chenault, Costello,                                                                 
Drummond, Edgmon, Feige, Foster, Gara, Gattis, Gruenberg,                                                                       
Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron, Higgins, Holmes, Hughes, Isaacson,                                                                  
Johnson, Josephson, Keller, Kerttula, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lynn,                                                             
Millett, Munoz, Nageak, Neuman, Olson, Pruitt, Reinbold, Saddler,                                                               
Seaton, Stoltze, Tarr, Thompson, Tuck, P. Wilson, T. Wilson                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Michael Campbell, 2013 Top Forty Under 40                                                                            
By Senator Kelly; Representatives Kawasaki, Chenault, Costello,                                                                 
Drummond, Edgmon, Feige, Foster, Gara, Gattis, Gruenberg,                                                                       
Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron, Higgins, Holmes, Hughes, Isaacson,                                                                  
Johnson, Josephson, Keller, Kerttula, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lynn,                                                             

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Millett, Munoz, Nageak, Neuman, Olson, Pruitt, Reinbold, Saddler,                                                               
Seaton, Stoltze, Tarr, Thompson, Tuck, P. Wilson, T. Wilson                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - The Senate Floor Staff                                                                                               
By Senator McGuire; Representatives Chenault, Costello, Drummond,                                                               
Edgmon, Feige, Foster, Gara, Gattis, Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Hawker,                                                             
Herron, Higgins, Holmes, Hughes, Isaacson, Johnson, Josephson,                                                                  
Kawasaki, Keller, Kerttula, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lynn, Millett,                                                              
Munoz, Nageak, Neuman, Olson, Pruitt, Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton,                                                                
Stoltze, Tarr, Thompson, Tuck, P. Wilson, T. Wilson                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Irene Mary Hoffman                                                                                                
By Representatives Herron, Chenault, Costello, Drummond, Edgmon,                                                                
Feige, Foster, Gara, Gattis, Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Hawker, Higgins,                                                            
Holmes, Hughes, Isaacson, Johnson, Josephson, Kawasaki, Keller,                                                                 
Kerttula, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lynn, Millett, Munoz, Nageak,                                                                 
Neuman, Olson, Pruitt, Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Tarr,                                                                
Thompson, Tuck, P. Wilson, T. Wilson                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Maggie "Mikey" Jackson-Kinegak                                                                                    
By Representatives Herron, Chenault, Costello, Drummond, Edgmon,                                                                
Feige, Foster, Gara, Gattis, Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Hawker, Higgins,                                                            
Holmes, Hughes, Isaacson, Johnson, Josephson, Kawasaki, Keller,                                                                 
Kerttula, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lynn, Millett, Munoz, Nageak,                                                                 
Neuman, Olson, Pruitt, Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Tarr,                                                                
Thompson, Tuck, P. Wilson, T. Wilson                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Don de Lima                                                                                                       
By Senator Bishop; Representatives Chenault, Costello, Drummond,                                                                
Edgmon, Feige, Foster, Gara, Gattis, Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Hawker,                                                             
Herron, Higgins, Holmes, Hughes, Isaacson, Johnson, Josephson,                                                                  
Kawasaki, Keller, Kerttula, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lynn, Millett,                                                              
Munoz, Nageak, Neuman, Olson, Pruitt, Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton,                                                                
Stoltze, Tarr, Thompson, Tuck, P. Wilson, T. Wilson                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
                              RECONSIDERATION                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
SB 21                                                                                                                         
Representative Johnson gave notice of reconsideration of the vote on                                                            
HCS CSSB 21(FIN) am H (page 1235).                                                                                              

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Representative Johnson moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                   
reconsideration of HCS CSSB 21(FIN) am H be taken up on the same                                                                
day.                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
There was objection.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall reconsideration of HCS CSSB 21(FIN)                                                                 
am H be taken up on the same day?"  The roll was taken with the                                                                 
following result:                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSB 21(FIN) am H                                                                                                           
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Take Up Reconsideration on the Same Day                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  31   NAYS:  8   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Austerman, Chenault, Costello, Edgmon, Feige, Foster, Gattis,                                                            
Gruenberg, Hawker, Herron, Higgins, Holmes, Hughes, Isaacson,                                                                   
Johnson, Keller, LeDoux, Lynn, Millett, Munoz, Nageak, Neuman,                                                                  
Olson, Pruitt, Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Thompson,                                                                    
P.Wilson, T.Wilson                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Drummond, Gara, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kerttula,                                                                           
Kreiss-Tomkins, Tarr, Tuck                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Guttenberg                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
And so, the motion passed.                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The following was before the House in third reading:                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
             HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 21(FIN) am H                                                                  
     "An Act relating to the interest rate applicable to certain amounts                                                        
     due for fees, taxes, and payments made and property delivered to                                                           
     the Department of Revenue; relating to appropriations from taxes                                                           
     paid under the Alaska Net Income Tax Act; providing a tax credit                                                           
     against the corporation income tax for qualified oil and gas service                                                       
     industry expenditures; relating to the oil and gas production tax                                                          
     rate; relating to gas used in the state; relating to monthly                                                               
     installment payments of the oil and gas production tax; relating to                                                        
     oil and gas production tax credits for certain losses and                                                                  
     expenditures; relating to oil and gas production tax credit                                                                
     certificates; relating to nontransferable tax credits based on                                                             

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     production; relating to the oil and gas tax credit fund; relating to                                                       
     annual statements by producers and explorers; establishing an Oil                                                          
     and Gas Competitiveness Review Board; relating to the                                                                      
     determination of annual oil and gas production tax value including                                                         
     adjustments based on a percentage of gross value at the point of                                                           
     production from certain leases or properties; and making                                                                   
     conforming amendments."                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
The question to be reconsidered:  "Shall HCS CSSB 21(FIN) am H                                                                  
pass the House?"  The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSB 21(FIN) am H                                                                                                           
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
Reconsideration                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  27   NAYS:  12   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Austerman, Chenault, Costello, Feige, Gattis, Hawker, Higgins,                                                           
Holmes, Hughes, Isaacson, Johnson, Keller, LeDoux, Lynn, Millett,                                                               
Munoz, Nageak, Neuman, Olson, Pruitt, Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton,                                                                
Stoltze, Thompson, P.Wilson, T.Wilson                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Drummond, Edgmon, Foster, Gara, Gruenberg, Herron,                                                                       
Josephson, Kawasaki, Kerttula, Kreiss-Tomkins, Tarr, Tuck                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Guttenberg                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Seaton changed from "Nay" to "Yea".                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
And so, HCS CSSB 21(FIN) am H passed the House on                                                                               
reconsideration and was referred to the Chief Clerk for engrossment.                                                            
                                                                                                                                
                            UNFINISHED BUSINESS                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
HB 87                                                                                                                         
Representative Kreiss-Tomkins added his name as cosponsor to:                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
     CONFERENCE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 87                                                                                        
     "An Act relating to allocations to the special education service                                                           
     agency and extending the special education service agency; and                                                             
     providing for an effective date."                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                

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SB 38                                                                                                                         
Representative Tuck added his name as cross sponsor to:                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 38(FIN)                                                                                             
     "An Act extending the termination date of the State Medical                                                                
     Board; relating to the executive secretary of the State Medical                                                            
     Board; and providing for an effective date."                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
SB 56                                                                                                                         
Representative Costello added her name as cross sponsor to:                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 56(JUD)                                                                                
     "An Act relating to certain crimes involving controlled substances;                                                        
     and providing for an effective date."                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                                ENGROSSMENT                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
SB 21                                                                                                                         
HCS CSSB 21(FIN) am H was engrossed, signed by the Speaker and                                                                  
Chief Clerk, and transmitted to the Senate for consideration.                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
                               ANNOUNCEMENTS                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
With appointment of the Conference Committee on the operating                                                                   
budget, Rule 23(d) of the Uniform Rules is in effect as of April 2,                                                             
2013.                                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
House committee schedules are published under separate cover.                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
                                ADJOURNMENT                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                
House adjourn until 10:00 a.m., April 14, 2013.  There being no                                                                 
objection, the House adjourned at 2:09 a.m., April 14, 2013.                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                              Suzi Lowell                                                                       
                                              Chief Clerk