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2014-02-28 House Journal

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                             HOUSE JOURNAL                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
                       ALASKA STATE LEGISLATURE                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
              TWENTY-EIGHTH LEGISLATURE - SECOND SESSION                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Juneau, Alaska                   Friday             February 28, 2014                                                         
                                                                                                                                
                           Thirty-ninth Day                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Pursuant to adjournment the House was called to order by Speaker                                                                
Chenault at 10:33 a.m.                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Roll call showed 30 members present.  Representatives Drummond,                                                                 
Foster, Higgins, Millett, Nageak, Reinbold, Saddler, and Thompson                                                               
had been excused from a call of the House today.  Representative                                                                
Seaton was absent and his presence was noted later.                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                    
Representative Kawasaki be excused from a call of the House from                                                                
today to 4:00 p.m., March 1.                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
The invocation was offered by the Chaplain, Pastor Sue Bahleda of                                                               
Resurrection Lutheran Church.  Representative P. Wilson moved and                                                               
asked unanimous consent that the invocation be spread on the journal.                                                           
There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
    With respect to the diversity of voices, beliefs, and practices                                                             
    that call out to a power beyond our individual selves, I offer                                                              
    the following prayer:                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
    Holy and Faithful One,                                                                                                      
    You have called these men and women, the representatives of                                                                 
    the people of Alaska, to ventures of which we cannot yet see                                                                
    the ending, by means as yet unexplored, through perils yet                                                                  
    unknown.  Help them, as schedules press, deadlines loom, and                                                                
    pressures heighten, to confront one another without rancor,                                                                 
    and to work together in mutual forbearance and respect.                                                                     
    Grant them minds to think, hearts to love, and hands to serve,                                                              

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    that their work reflect all that is good and just, for the land                                                            
    and the people, today and in all the tomorrows.  Amen.                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The Pledge of Allegiance was led by Representative Guttenberg.                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                     CERTIFICATION OF THE JOURNAL                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                
                   thth                                                                                                         
journal for the 37 and 38 legislative days be approved as certified                                                             
by the Chief Clerk.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                               
                                                                                                                                
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Representative Lynn introduced Maria Steringer, Guest Page, from                                                                
Austria, and Romane Seas, Guest Page, from France.                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
                       MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
A message dated February 26, 2014, was read stating the Senate                                                                  
passed the following, and it is transmitted for consideration:                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                      FIRST READING AND REFERENCE                                                                            
                            OF SENATE BILLS                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
SB 124                                                                                                                        
SENATE BILL NO. 124 by Senators MEYER, Micciche, Olson,                                                                         
Stevens, French, Wielechowski, Ellis, Dyson, Dunleavy, Coghill,                                                                 
McGuire, Gardner, Bishop, Hoffman, Fairclough, Giessel, Egan,                                                                   
Stedman, Huggins, and Kelly, entitled:                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
    "An Act extending the termination date of the Council on                                                                    
    Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault; and providing for an                                                                  
    effective date."                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
was read the first time and referred to the Finance Committee.                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                            COMMUNICATIONS                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
The following letters have been received from Lieutenant Governor                                                               
Treadwell and are on file in the Chief Clerk's office:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                

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A letter dated December 23, 2013, certifying the proper filing of an                                                            
initiative entitled:  "An Act Providing for Protection of Bristol Bay                                                           
Wild Salmon and Waters Within or Flowing Into the Existing 1972                                                                 
Bristol Bay Fisheries Reserve."                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
A letter dated February 20, 2014, certifying the proper filing of an                                                            
initiative entitled:  "An Act to Tax and Regulate the Production, Sale,                                                         
and Use of Marijuana in Alaska."                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
A letter dated February 26, 2014, certifying the proper filing of an                                                            
initiative entitled:  "An Act to Increase Alaska's Minimum Wage."                                                               
                                                                                                                                
                    REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The State Affairs Committee reviewed the qualifications of the                                                                  
following and recommends the appointments be forwarded to a joint                                                               
session for consideration:                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                             Curtis Thayer                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
as Commissioner of the Department of Administration.                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
                              Gary Folger                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
as Commissioner of the Department of Public Safety.                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
The reports were signed by Representative Lynn, Chair; and                                                                      
Representatives Gattis, Keller, Kreiss-Tomkins, and Hughes.                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
HB 19                                                                                                                         
The Rules Committee submitted the following forthcoming fiscal note                                                             
to accompany its report (page 1671):                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
3.  Indeterminate, Dept. of Administration                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
for                                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 19(RLS)                                                                                               
    "An Act relating to permanent motor vehicle registration in the                                                             
    unorganized borough and in a municipality that has elected to                                                               

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    allow permanent registration; relating to the registration fee for                                                          
    noncommercial trailers and to the motor vehicle tax for trailers;                                                           
    and providing for an effective date."                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
HB 19 is in the Rules Committee.                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HJR 1                                                                                                                         
The Judiciary Committee considered:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 1                                                                                                
    Proposing amendments to the Constitution of the State of Alaska                                                             
    relating to state aid for education.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representative Keller, Chair, with the                                                                 
following individual recommendations:                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (2):   Pruitt, Keller                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Do not pass (1):  Gruenberg                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
No recommendation (2):  Millett, LeDoux                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
1.  Fiscal, Office of the Governor                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
HJR 1 was referred to the Finance Committee.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
HJR 24                                                                                                                        
The State Affairs Committee considered:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 24                                                                                               
    Urging the United States Department of State to consider the                                                                
    priorities of the state while it holds the position of chair of the                                                         
    Arctic Council; requesting that the United States Department of                                                             
    State work in partnership with state officials to appoint a chair of                                                        
    the Arctic Council; and supporting the strategic recommendations                                                            
    of the January 30, 2014, preliminary report of the Alaska Arctic                                                            
    Policy Commission.                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             

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    CS FOR HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 24(STA)                                                                                   
    Urging the United States Department of State to consider the                                                                
    priorities of the state while it holds the position of chair of the                                                         
    Arctic Council; requesting that the United States Department of                                                             
    State work in partnership with state officials to appoint a chair of                                                        
    the Arctic Council; and supporting the strategic recommendation                                                             
    of the January 30, 2014, preliminary report of the Alaska Arctic                                                            
    Policy Commission.                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representative Lynn, Chair, with the                                                                   
following individual recommendations:                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (5):  Gattis, Keller, Kreiss-Tomkins, Hughes, Lynn                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply to CSHJR 24(STA):                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
1.  Zero, Legislative Agency                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
HJR 24 is on today's calendar.                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HB 234                                                                                                                        
The Finance Committee considered:                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE BILL NO. 234                                                                                                          
    "An Act extending the termination date of the Regulatory                                                                    
    Commission of Alaska; and providing for an effective date."                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representatives Stoltze and Austerman, Co-                                                             
chairs, with the following individual recommendations:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (9):  Guttenberg, Holmes, Munoz, Neuman, Thompson,                                                                      
Edgmon, T. Wilson, Gara, Austerman                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
No recommendation (2):  Costello, Stoltze                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
1. Fiscal, Dept. of Commerce, Community, & Economic Development                                                                 
                                                                                                                                

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HB 234 was referred to the Rules Committee for placement on the                                                                 
calendar.                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
HB 268                                                                                                                        
The Finance Committee considered:                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE BILL NO. 268                                                                                                          
    "An Act relating to big bull moose derbies."                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 268(FIN)                                                                                              
    "An Act relating to big bull moose derbies and the Snow Town Ice                                                            
    Classic; and relating to permits for games of chance and contests                                                           
    of skill."                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representative Stoltze, Co-chair, with the                                                             
following individual recommendations:                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (3):  Neuman, Thompson, T. Wilson                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
No recommendation (6):  Guttenberg, Holmes, Gara, Munoz, Costello,                                                              
Stoltze                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply to CSHB 268(FIN):                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
2.  Zero, Dept. of Revenue                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
HB 268 was referred to the Rules Committee for placement on the                                                                 
calendar.                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
HB 281                                                                                                                        
The Health & Social Services Committee considered:                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE BILL NO. 281                                                                                                          
    "An Act relating to prescription of drugs by a physician without a                                                          
    physical examination."                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                

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    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 281(HSS)                                                                                              
    (same title)                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representative Higgins, Chair, with the                                                                
following individual recommendations:                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (4):  Seaton, Pruitt, Keller, Higgins                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply to CSHB 281(HSS):                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
1.  Zero, Dept. of Commerce, Community, & Economic Development                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
HB 281 was referred to the Labor & Commerce Committee.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HB 298                                                                                                                        
The Finance Committee considered:                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE BILL NO. 298                                                                                                          
    "An Act relating to confidentiality of performance review records                                                           
    and reports of the legislature audit division."                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representatives Stoltze and Austerman, Co-                                                             
chairs, with the following individual recommendations:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (10):  Guttenberg, Holmes, Munoz, Neuman, Gara, Edgmon,                                                                 
T. Wilson, Costello, Stoltze, Austerman                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
1.  Zero, Legislative Agency                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
HB 298 was referred to the Rules Committee for placement on the                                                                 
calendar.                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
SB 49                                                                                                                         
The Finance Committee considered:                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
    SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR SENATE BILL NO. 49 am                                                                                
    "An Act relating to women's health services and defining                                                                    
    'medically necessary abortion' for purposes of making payments                                                              
    under the state Medicaid program."                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                

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and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR SENATE                                                                                  
    BILL NO. 49(FIN)                                                                                                            
    "An Act defining 'medically necessary abortion' for purposes of                                                             
    making payments under the state Medicaid program."                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
    (HCR 23 - title change resolution)                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representatives Stoltze and Austerman, Co-                                                             
chairs, with the following individual recommendations:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (5):  Neuman, Thompson, T. Wilson, Costello, Stoltze                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Do not pass (5):  Guttenberg, Gara, Edgmon, Holmes, Austerman                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Amend (1):  Munoz                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply to HCS SSSB 49(FIN):                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
2.  Indeterminate, Dept. of Health & Social Services                                                                            
3.  Indeterminate, Dept. of Health & Social Services                                                                            
4.  Fiscal, Dept. of Health & Social Services                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
SSSB 49 am was referred to the Rules Committee for placement on                                                                 
the calendar.                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
SB 123                                                                                                                        
The Community & Regional Affairs Committee considered:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
    SENATE BILL NO. 123                                                                                                         
    "An Act authorizing a municipality to adopt an ordinance                                                                    
    prohibiting the use of cellular telephones while driving in school                                                          
    zones or on school property."                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representatives LeDoux and Nageak, Co-                                                                 
chairs, with the following individual recommendations:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (4):  Herron, Olson, Kito III, Nageak                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                

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No recommendation (2):  Reinbold, LeDoux                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
1.  Zero, Dept. of Public Safety                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
SB 123 was referred to the Judiciary Committee.                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
                       INTRODUCTION OF CITATIONS                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
The following citations were introduced and referred to the Rules                                                               
Committee for placement on the calendar:                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Jane Soeten                                                                                                          
By Representatives Gattis, Keller, Neuman, Hughes, Stoltze; Senators                                                            
Dunleavy, Dyson                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Emma Tarbath, 2014 Cook Inlet Conference Cross                                                                       
Country Ski Champion                                                                                                            
By Representative Millett                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Service High School Flag Football Team Players, All                                                                  
Cook Inlet Conference Team 2013                                                                                                 
By Representative Millett; Senator Meyer                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - KCAM-AM Radio Glennallen, 50 Years of Service                                                                        
By Representative Feige                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Barbara Ellen Maenhout                                                                                            
By Representative P. Wilson; Senator Stedman                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
              INTRODUCTION, FIRST READING, AND REFERENCE                                                                     
                         OF HOUSE RESOLUTIONS                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HCR 23                                                                                                                        
HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 23 by the House                                                                                 
Finance Committee:                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
    Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules of                                                              
    the Alaska State Legislature, concerning Senate Bill No. 49,                                                                
    relating to women's health services and defining "medically                                                                 

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    necessary abortion" for purposes of making payments under the                                                               
    state Medicaid program.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
was read the first time and referred to the Rules Committee for                                                                 
placement on the calendar.                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
HJR 33                                                                                                                        
HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 33 by the House Judiciary                                                                            
Committee:                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
    Proposing amendments to the Constitution of the State of Alaska                                                             
    to increase the number of members on the judicial council and                                                               
    relating to the initial terms of new members appointed to the                                                               
    judicial council.                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
was read the first time and referred to the Judiciary and Finance                                                               
Committees.                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
                  CONSIDERATION OF THE DAILY CALENDAR                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
                     SECOND READING OF HOUSE BILLS                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
HB 161                                                                                                                        
The following was read the second time:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE BILL NO. 161                                                                                                          
    "An Act relating to auctions or raffles for big game harvest                                                                
    permits and to the selection of nonprofit organizations to conduct                                                          
    auctions and raffles for the Department of Fish and Game."                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
with the:                                                  Journal Page                                                         
                                                                                                                                
 RES RPT CS(RES) 5DP                                              1695                                                          
 FN1: ZERO(DFG)                                                   1695                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                
following committee substitute be adopted in lieu of the original bill:                                                         
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 161(RES)                                                                                              
    (same title)                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that CSHB                                                               
161(RES) be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading, and                                                                
placed on final passage.                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
There was objection.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 161(RES) will advance to third reading on the March 3, 2014,                                                               
calendar.                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
                  SECOND READING OF HOUSE RESOLUTIONS                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
HJR 24                                                                                                                        
The following was read the second time:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 24                                                                                               
    Urging the United States Department of State to consider the                                                                
    priorities of the state while it holds the position of chair of the                                                         
    Arctic Council; requesting that the United States Department of                                                             
    State work in partnership with state officials to appoint a chair of                                                        
    the Arctic Council; and supporting the strategic recommendations                                                            
    of the January 30, 2014, preliminary report of the Alaska Arctic                                                            
    Policy Commission.                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
with the:                                                  Journal Page                                                         
                                                                                                                                
 STA RPT CS(STA) NT 5DP                                           1724                                                          
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Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                
following committee substitute be adopted in lieu of the original                                                               
resolution:                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 24(STA)                                                                                   
    Urging the United States Department of State to consider the                                                                
    priorities of the state while it holds the position of chair of the                                                         
    Arctic Council; requesting that the United States Department of                                                             
    State work in partnership with state officials to appoint a chair of                                                        

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    the Arctic Council; and supporting the strategic recommendation                                                             
    of the January 30, 2014, preliminary report of the Alaska Arctic                                                            
    Policy Commission.                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                    
CSHJR 24(STA) be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading,                                                               
and placed on final passage.  There being no objection, it was so                                                               
ordered.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
CSHJR 24(STA) was read the third time.                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
**The presence of Representative Seaton was noted.                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Representative Johnson moved and asked unanimous consent that all                                                               
members present be shown as cosponsors to CSHJR 24(STA).  There                                                                 
being no objection, the following members were added:                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Representatives Chenault, Austerman, Costello, Feige, Gara, Gattis,                                                             
Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Hawker, Holmes, Hughes, Isaacson, Johnson,                                                               
Josephson, Keller, Kito III, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lynn, Munoz,                                                               
Neuman, Olson, Pruitt, Seaton, Stoltze, Tuck, P. Wilson, and                                                                    
T. Wilson.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall CSHJR 24(STA) pass the House?"  The                                                                 
roll was taken with the following result:                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
CSHJR 24(STA)                                                                                                                   
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  31   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  9   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Austerman, Chenault, Costello, Edgmon, Feige, Gara, Gattis,                                                              
Gruenberg, Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron, Holmes, Hughes, Isaacson,                                                                
Johnson, Josephson, Keller, Kito III, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lynn,                                                             
Munoz, Neuman, Olson, Pruitt, Seaton, Stoltze, Tarr, Tuck, P.Wilson,                                                            
T.Wilson                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                

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Excused:  Drummond, Foster, Higgins, Kawasaki, Millett, Nageak,                                                                 
Reinbold, Saddler, Thompson                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
And so, CSHJR 24(STA) passed the House and was referred to the                                                                  
Chief Clerk for engrossment.                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                         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:                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Commemorating  - Law Enforcement Memorial Day, May 9, 2014                                                                      
By Representatives Chenault, Stoltze, Austerman, Costello,                                                                      
Drummond, Edgmon, Feige, Foster, Gara, Gattis, Gruenberg,                                                                       
Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron, Higgins, Holmes, Hughes, Isaacson,                                                                  
Johnson, Josephson, Kawasaki, Keller, Kito III, Kreiss-Tomkins,                                                                 
LeDoux, Lynn, Millett, Munoz, Nageak, Neuman, Olson, Pruitt,                                                                    
Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton, Tarr, Thompson, Tuck, P. Wilson,                                                                     
T. Wilson                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - James Armbrust                                                                                                       
By Senator Fairclough; Representatives Pruitt, Chenault, Costello,                                                              
Drummond, Edgmon, Feige, Foster, Gara, Gattis, Gruenberg,                                                                       
Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron, Higgins, Holmes, Hughes, Isaacson,                                                                  
Johnson, Josephson, Kawasaki, Keller, Kito III, Kreiss-Tomkins,                                                                 
LeDoux, Lynn, Millett, Munoz, Nageak, Neuman, Olson, Reinbold,                                                                  
Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Tarr, Thompson, Tuck, P. Wilson, T. Wilson                                                            
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Darren Lieb                                                                                                          
By Senator Hoffman; Representatives Herron, Chenault, Costello,                                                                 
Drummond, Edgmon, Feige, Foster, Gara, Gattis, Gruenberg,                                                                       
Guttenberg, Hawker, Higgins, Holmes, Hughes, Isaacson, Johnson,                                                                 
Josephson, Kawasaki, Keller, Kito III, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux,                                                                  
Lynn, Millett, Munoz, Nageak, Neuman, Olson, Pruitt, Reinbold,                                                                  
Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Tarr, Thompson, Tuck, P. Wilson, T. Wilson                                                            
                                                                                                                                

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Honoring - Captain Jimmy Ng                                                                                                     
By Senator Stevens; Representatives Austerman, LeDoux, Chenault,                                                                
Costello, Drummond, Edgmon, Feige, Foster, Gara, Gattis, Gruenberg,                                                             
Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron, Higgins, Holmes, Hughes, Isaacson,                                                                  
Johnson, Josephson, Kawasaki, Keller, Kito III, Kreiss-Tomkins,                                                                 
Lynn, Millett, Munoz, Nageak, Neuman, Olson, Pruitt, Reinbold,                                                                  
Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Tarr, Thompson, Tuck, P. Wilson, T. Wilson                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Dr. Robert P. Onders, M.D.                                                                                           
By Senator Stevens; Representatives Austerman, Chenault, Costello,                                                              
Drummond, Edgmon, Feige, Foster, Gara, Gattis, Gruenberg,                                                                       
Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron, Higgins, Holmes, Hughes, Isaacson,                                                                  
Johnson, Josephson, Kawasaki, Keller, Kito III, Kreiss-Tomkins,                                                                 
LeDoux, Lynn, Millett, Munoz, Nageak, Neuman, Olson, Pruitt,                                                                    
Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton, Stoltze, Tarr, Thompson, Tuck, P. Wilson,                                                            
T. Wilson                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - David A. Kincaid                                                                                                  
By Representatives Hughes, Stoltze, Gattis, Feige, Keller, Neuman,                                                              
Chenault, Costello, Drummond, Edgmon, Foster, Gara, Gruenberg,                                                                  
Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron, Higgins, Holmes, Isaacson, Johnson,                                                                 
Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito III, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lynn,                                                                    
Millett, Munoz, Nageak, Olson, Pruitt, Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton,                                                               
Tarr, Thompson, Tuck, P. Wilson, T. Wilson; Senators Dunleavy,                                                                  
Dyson, Huggins                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                          UNFINISHED BUSINESS                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                
following members be excused from a call of the House.  There being                                                             
no objection, the members were excused as noted:                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Representative Neuman - from 6:00 p.m., March 6 to 10:30 a.m.,                                                                  
March 10 (amended from page 1409)                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Representative Chenault - from 6:00 p.m., March 7 to 10:00 p.m.,                                                                
March 9                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Representative Gruenberg - from noon, March 14 to 7:30 p.m.,                                                                    
March 17                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                

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Representative Higgins - from 11:30 a.m., March 18 to 10:30 p.m.,                                                               
March 23                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
HCR 22                                                                                                                        
Representative Feige added his name as cosponsor to:                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 22                                                                                          
    Urging the governor to take all action necessary to keep in-state                                                           
    oil refiners in operation and to keep oil refining operations in the                                                        
    state competitive.                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HJR 18                                                                                                                        
Representative Herron added his name as cosponsor to:                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 18                                                                                               
    Proposing amendments to the Constitution of the State of Alaska                                                             
    relating to the office of attorney general.                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
HJR 22                                                                                                                        
Representatives Munoz and Thompson added their names as                                                                         
cosponsors to:                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 22                                                                                               
    Requesting the United States Congress to call a convention of the                                                           
    states to propose amendments to the Constitution of the United                                                              
    States that impose fiscal restraints on the federal government,                                                             
    limit the power and jurisdiction of the federal government, and                                                             
    limit the terms of office of federal government officials; and                                                              
    urging the legislatures of the other 49 states to request the United                                                        
    States Congress to call a convention of the states.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
HB 32                                                                                                                         
Representatives Johnson, Nageak, and Tuck added their names as                                                                  
cosponsors to:                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE BILL NO. 32                                                                                                           
    "An Act providing for the issuance of one business license for                                                              
    multiple lines of business; and providing for reissuance of a                                                               
    business license to correct a mistake on the license."                                                                      
                                                                                                                                

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HB 161                                                                                                                        
Representative Feige added his name as cosponsor to:                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 161(RES)                                                                                              
    "An Act relating to auctions or raffles for big game harvest                                                                
    permits and to the selection of nonprofit organizations to conduct                                                          
    auctions and raffles for the Department of Fish and Game."                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
HB 258                                                                                                                        
Representative Keller added his name as cosponsor to:                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE BILL NO. 258                                                                                                          
    "An Act establishing a right of action for the death of an unborn                                                           
    child in certain circumstances."                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HB 262                                                                                                                        
Representative LeDoux added her name as cosponsor to:                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE BILL NO. 262                                                                                                          
    "An Act exempting the Public Defender Agency and the office of                                                              
    public advocacy from certain provisions of the State Procurement                                                            
    Code; and providing for an effective date."                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HB 367                                                                                                                        
Representative Guttenberg added his name as cosponsor to:                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE BILL NO. 367                                                                                                          
    "An Act creating a diesel fuel storage facility tax credit for public                                                       
    utilities; and providing for an effective date."                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SB 124                                                                                                                        
Representatives Stoltze, Holmes, and Tuck added their names as cross                                                            
sponsors to:                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
    SENATE BILL NO. 124                                                                                                         
    "An Act extending the termination date of the Council on                                                                    
    Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault; and providing for an                                                                  
    effective date."                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                

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                              ENGROSSMENT                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
HJR 24                                                                                                                        
CSHJR 24(STA) was engrossed, signed by the Speaker and Chief                                                                    
Clerk, and transmitted to the Senate for consideration.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
                             ANNOUNCEMENTS                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
House committee schedules are published under separate cover.                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
                              ADJOURNMENT                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                
House adjourn until 10:30 a.m., March 3, 2014.  There being no                                                                  
objection, the House adjourned at 11:39 a.m.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                           Suzi Lowell                                                                          
                                           Chief Clerk