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                                SENATE JOURNAL                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
                           ALASKA STATE LEGISLATURE                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
                          TWENTY-EIGHTH LEGISLATURE                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
                                FIRST SESSION                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Juneau, Alaska                      Friday                    April 12, 2013                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                              Eighty-eighth Day                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Pursuant to adjournment the Senate was called to order by President                                                             
Huggins at 11:11 a.m.                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The roll showed twenty members present.                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
The prayer was offered by the Chaplain, Senator Olson. Senator                                                                  
Hoffman moved and asked unanimous consent that the prayer be                                                                    
spread. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
          Our Father, who art in heaven,                                                                                        
          Hallowed be thy name;                                                                                                 
          Thy kingdom come;                                                                                                     
          Thy will be done;                                                                                                     
          On earth as it is in heaven.                                                                                          
          Give us this day our daily bread.                                                                                     
          And forgive us our trespasses,                                                                                        
          As we forgive those who trespass against us.                                                                          
          And lead us not into temptation;                                                                                      
          But deliver us from evil.                                                                                             
             For thine is the kingdom, the power, and the glory,                                                               
                       For ever and ever.        Amen.                                                                         
          (The Lord's Prayer, Book of Common Prayer)                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Senator Giessel led the Senate in the Pledge of Allegiance.                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                Certification                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the journal                                                              
for the eighty-seventh legislative day be approved as certified by the                                                          
Secretary. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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                           Messages from the House                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
SB 63                                                                                                                         
Message dated April 11 was read stating the House passed and                                                                    
returned:                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
          CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 63(STA) "An Act                                                                                
          making contracts for the preparation of election                                                                      
          ballots subject to the provisions of the state                                                                        
          procurement code."                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
The bill was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HB 59                                                                                                                         
Message dated April 11 was read stating the House concurred in the                                                              
Senate amendment to CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 59(STA) am, thus                                                                      
adopting:                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
                       SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                                                         
              NO. 59(STA) "An Act relating to missing vulnerable                                                               
          adult prompt response and notification plans."                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
HB 69                                                                                                                         
Message dated April 11 was read stating the House concurred in the                                                              
Senate amendment to CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 69(JUD) "An Act                                                                       
exempting certain firearms, firearm accessories, and ammunition in                                                              
this state from federal regulation; declaring certain federal statutes,                                                         
regulations, rules, and orders unconstitutional under the Constitution                                                          
of the United States and unenforceable in this state; providing criminal                                                        
penalties for federal officials who enforce or attempt to enforce a                                                             
federal statute, regulation, rule, or order regulating certain firearms                                                         
and firearm accessories in this state; and providing for an effective                                                           
date" thus adopting:                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
      SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 69(JUD)                                                                               
      "An Act prohibiting state and municipal agencies from                                                                     
      using assets to implement or aid in the implementation of                                                                 
      the requirements of certain federal statutes, regulations,                                                                
      rules, and orders that are applied to infringe on a person's                                                              
      right to bear arms or right to due process or that implement                                                              

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      or aid in the implementation of the federal REAL ID Act of                                                                
      2005; exempting certain firearms, firearm accessories, and                                                                
      ammunition in this state from federal regulation; declaring                                                               
      certain federal statutes, regulations, rules, and orders                                                                  
      unconstitutional under the Constitution of the United States                                                              
      and unenforceable in this state; requiring the attorney                                                                   
      general to file any legal action to prevent implementation                                                                
      of a federal statute, regulation, rule, or order that violates                                                            
      the rights of a resident of the state; and providing for an                                                               
      effective date." (Title Change SCR 6)                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
SCR 6                                                                                                                         
Message dated April 11 was read stating the House passed and                                                                    
returned:                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
          SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 6                                                                                    
          Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e),                                                                         
          Uniform Rules of the Alaska State Legislature,                                                                        
          concerning House Bill No. 69, exempting certain                                                                       
          firearms, firearm accessories, and ammunition in this                                                                 
          state from federal regulation; declaring certain federal                                                              
          statutes, regulations, rules, and orders                                                                              
          unconstitutional under the Constitution of the United                                                                 
          States and unenforceable in this state; and providing                                                                 
          criminal penalties for federal officials who enforce or                                                               
          attempt to enforce a federal statute, regulation, rule,                                                               
          or order regulating certain firearms and firearm                                                                      
          accessories in this state.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The resolution was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Message dated April 11 was read stating the House passed and                                                                    
transmitted for consideration:                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                  First Reading and Reference of House Bills                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
HB 23                                                                                                                         
2d CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 23(RLS) BY THE HOUSE RULES                                                                             
COMMITTEE, entitled:                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                

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    "An Act creating the Knik Crossing Development                                                                              
    Corporation as a subsidiary corporation of the Alaska                                                                       
    Housing Finance Corporation and relating to bonds of the                                                                    
    Knik Crossing Development Corporation."                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
was read the first time and referred to the Finance Committee.                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
HB 76                                                                                                                         
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 76(FIN) BY THE HOUSE FINANCE                                                                              
COMMITTEE, entitled:                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
    "An Act relating to electronic filing of certain information                                                                
    with the Department of Labor and Workforce Development;                                                                     
    relating to fund solvency adjustments, rate increase reduction,                                                             
    prohibition on the relief of certain charges, the unemployment                                                              
    trust fund account, and the offset of certain unemployment                                                                  
    compensation debt under the Alaska Employment Security                                                                      
    Act; relating to the definition of 'covered unemployment                                                                    
    compensation debt' in the Alaska Employment Security Act;                                                                   
    and providing for an effective date."                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
was read the first time and referred to the Finance Committee.                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                               Concur Messages                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
SB 23                                                                                                                         
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent to take up the                                                                
concur message on 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 bonds for a liquefied natural                                                          
gas production system and natural gas distribution system; and                                                                  
providing for an effective date" which had been held on the Secretary's                                                         
desk (page 1144). Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved that the Senate concur in the House                                                                       
amendment.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                

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The question being: "Shall the Senate concur in the House                                                                       
amendment?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSB 23(FIN)                                                                                                                
Shall the Senate Concur in the House                                                                                            
Amendment to CSSB 23(FIN)?                                                                                                      
Effective Date                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Egan, Ellis, Fairclough,                                                               
French, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer,                                                              
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
and so, the Senate concurred in the House amendment, 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 bonds for a liquefied natural gas production                                                                
system and natural gas distribution system; and providing for an                                                                
effective date."                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                                              
concurrence be considered the vote on the effective date clause.                                                                
Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The Secretary was requested to notify the House.                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The bill was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HCR 7                                                                                                                         
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent to take up                                                                    
HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 7 which had been held                                                                           
on the Secretary's desk (page 1143). Without objection, the resolution                                                          
was before the Senate on final passage.                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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The question being: "Shall 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 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, pass the Senate?" The roll                                                          
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HCR 7                                                                                                                           
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Egan, Ellis, Fairclough,                                                               
French, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer,                                                              
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
and so, HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 7 passed the                                                                            
Senate, was signed by the President and Secretary and returned to the                                                           
House.                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                          Standing Committee Reports                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
HB 50                                                                                                                         
The Finance Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                                                              
NO. 50(FIN) "An Act authorizing the Alaska Housing Finance                                                                      
Corporation to allow certain commercial uses in a multi-unit                                                                    
residential housing development owned or financed by the corporation                                                            
and limiting the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board's issuance of                                                                 
certain licenses to premises in the residential housing development."                                                           
Signing do pass: Senator Meyer, Cochair; Senators Dunleavy,                                                                     
Fairclough, Hoffman.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                                                  
     Fiscal Note No. 1, zero, Department of Revenue                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                

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HB 63                                                                                                                         
The Judiciary Committee considered 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." Signing do pass:                                                         
Senator Coghill, Chair; Senators McGuire, Dyson. Signing amend:                                                                 
Senator Wielechowski.                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                                                  
     Fiscal Note No. 2, zero, Office of the Governor                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The bill is on today's calendar.                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HB 180                                                                                                                        
The Education Committee considered HOUSE BILL NO. 180 "An                                                                       
Act relating to the Alaska Challenge Youth Academy; and providing                                                               
for an effective date." Signing do pass: Senator Stevens, Chair;                                                                
Senators Dunleavy, Huggins, Stedman, Gardner.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal information was published today:                                                                           
       Fiscal Note No. 3, Department of Military and Veterans' Affairs                                                         
     Fiscal Note No. 4, Department of Education and Early                                                                       
      Development                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
President Huggins added a Finance Committee referral.                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The bill was referred to the Finance Committee.                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                        Introduction 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                                                                  

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          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 and held on the Secretary's desk.                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                  Introduction and Reference of Senate Bills                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
SB 101                                                                                                                        
SENATE BILL NO. 101 BY SENATOR WIELECHOWSKI, entitled:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
               "An Act relating to eligibility requirements for                                                                
             medical assistance for certain children and pregnant                                                              
          women; and providing for an effective date."                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
was read the first time and referred to the Health and Social Services                                                          
and Finance Committees.                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                        Consideration of the Calendar                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
                        Second Reading of House Bills                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
HB 30                                                                                                                         
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" was read the second time.                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                                              
advanced to third reading and placed on final passage. Without                                                                  
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 30(FIN) was read the third time.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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Senators McGuire, Bishop, Gardner, Fairclough, Giessel, Egan,                                                                   
Stedman, Meyer, Wielechowski, Micciche, Dunleavy, Kelly, Dyson,                                                                 
Ellis moved and asked unanimous consent to be shown as cross                                                                    
sponsors on the bill. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall 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" pass                                                          
the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 30(FIN)                                                                                                                    
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
Effective Date                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Egan, Ellis, Fairclough,                                                               
French, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer,                                                              
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
and so, CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 30(FIN) passed the Senate.                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                                              
the passage of the bill be considered the vote on the effective date                                                            
clause. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was signed by                                                         
the President and Secretary and returned to the House.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HB 52                                                                                                                         
HOUSE BILL NO. 52 am "An Act relating to allowable absences                                                                     
from the state for purposes of eligibility for permanent fund dividends;                                                        
and providing for an effective date" was read the second time.                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Senator Meyer, Cochair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                                               
adoption of the Finance Senate Committee Substitute offered on page                                                             
1098. Senator Ellis objected, then withdrew his objection. There being                                                          
no further objection, SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 52(FIN)                                                                      
was adopted.                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski offered Amendment No. 1:                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                

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Page 3, following line 12:                                                                                                      
     Insert a new bill section to read:                                                                                         
"* Sec. 2. AS 43.23.008(c) is amended to read:                                                                                
          (c)  An otherwise eligible individual who has been eligible for                                                       
     the immediately preceding 10 dividends despite being absent from                                                           
     the state for more than 180 days in each of the related 10                                                                 
     qualifying years is only eligible for the current year dividend if the                                                     
     individual was absent 180 days or less during the qualifying year.                                                         
     This subsection does not apply to an absence under (a)(9) or (10)                                                          
     of this section or to an absence under (a)(13) of this section if the                                                      
     absence is to accompany an individual who is absent under (a)(9)                                                           
     or (10) of this section. This subsection does not apply to an                                                          
     absence under (a)(3) of this section."                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Page 4, line 10:                                                                                                                
     Delete all material.                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Page 4, lines 15 - 16:                                                                                                          
       Delete "former AS 43.23.008(c), repealed by sec. 3 of this Act,"                                                        
     Insert "AS 43.23.008(c), as it read on the day before the effective                                                        
date of this Act,"                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Page 4, lines 19 - 20:                                                                                                          
     Delete "The repeal of AS 43.23.008(c) by sec. 3 of this Act and                                                            
the enactment of AS 43.23.008(e) by sec. 2 of this Act"                                                                         
     Insert "AS 43.23.008(e), enacted by sec. 3 of this Act,"                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 1.                                                                 
Senator Dyson objected.                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 1 be adopted?" The roll                                                                
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SCS HB 52(FIN)                                                                                                                  
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 1                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  10   NAYS:  10   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                              
                                                                                                                                

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Yeas:  Dunleavy, Ellis, Fairclough, French, Gardner, Hoffman, Kelly,                                                            
Micciche, Olson, Wielechowski                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Bishop, Coghill, Dyson, Egan, Giessel, Huggins, McGuire,                                                                 
Meyer, Stedman, Stevens                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 1 failed.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                                              
considered engrossed, advanced to third reading and placed on final                                                             
passage. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 52(FIN) was read the third                                                                         
time.                                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Senators Wielechowski, Dyson moved and asked unanimous consent                                                                  
to be shown as cross sponsors on the bill. Without objection, it was so                                                         
ordered.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall 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" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the                                                                
following result:                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
SCS HB 52(FIN)                                                                                                                  
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
Effective Date                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  1   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Egan, Ellis, Fairclough,                                                               
French, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer,                                                              
Micciche, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Olson                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
and so, SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 52(FIN) passed the                                                                         
Senate.                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                                              
the passage of the bill be considered the vote on the effective date                                                            
clause. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was referred                                                          
to the Secretary for engrossment.                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                

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HB 63                                                                                                                         
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" was read the second time.                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                                              
advanced to third reading and placed on final passage. Without                                                                  
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 63(FIN) was read the third time.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski moved and asked unanimous consent to abstain                                                               
from voting due to a conflict of interest. Objections were heard and                                                            
Senator Wielechowski was required to vote.                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Senator French declared a conflict of interest.                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall 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" pass the Senate?" The roll was                                                             
taken with the following result:                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 63(FIN)                                                                                                                    
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
Effective Date                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  1   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Egan, Ellis, Fairclough,                                                               
French, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer,                                                              
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Wielechowski                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
and so, CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 63(FIN) passed the Senate.                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                                              
the passage of the bill be considered the vote on the effective date                                                            
clause. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was signed by                                                         
the President and Secretary and returned to the House.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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                                    Recess                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the Senate                                                               
stand in recess to a call of the Chair. Without objection, the Senate                                                           
recessed at 12:29 p.m.                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
                                 After Recess                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The Senate reconvened at 5:05 p.m.                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                  Second Reading of House Bills (continued)                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
HB 71                                                                                                                         
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" was                                                           
read the second time.                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Senator Meyer, Cochair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                                               
adoption of the Finance Senate Committee Substitute offered on page                                                             
1146. Senator Ellis objected, then withdrew his objection. There being                                                          
no further objection, 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" (Title                                                         
Change SCR 9) was adopted.                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                

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Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                                              
considered engrossed, advanced to third reading and placed on final                                                             
passage. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 71(FIN) was read the                                                                        
third time.                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Senator Micciche declared a conflict of interest.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall 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" pass                                                           
the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSHB 71(FIN)                                                                                                                
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
Effective Dates                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Egan, Ellis, Fairclough,                                                               
French, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer,                                                              
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
and so, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 71(FIN)                                                                             
passed the Senate.                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                                              
the passage of the bill be considered the vote on the effective date                                                            
clauses. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was referred                                                         
to the Secretary for engrossment.                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                

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SCR 9                                                                                                                         
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent to take up                                                                    
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 9, which had been                                                                              
held on the Secretary's desk (page 1163). Without objection, the                                                                
resolution was before the Senate on final passage.                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION                                                                         
NO. 9 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, pass the Senate?" The                                                              
roll was taken with the following result:                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
SCR 9                                                                                                                           
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Egan, Ellis, Fairclough,                                                               
French, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer,                                                              
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
and so, SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 9 passed the                                                                           
Senate and was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
HB 83                                                                                                                         
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" was read the second time.                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski offered Amendment No. 1:                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, following line 13:                                                                                                      
     Insert a new bill section to read:                                                                                         
"* Sec. 3. AS 44.23.020(b) is amended to read:                                                                                
          (b)  The attorney general shall                                                                                       
              (1)  defend the Constitution of the State of Alaska and the                                                       
     Constitution of the United States of America;                                                                              

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              (2)  bring, prosecute, and defend all necessary and proper                                                        
     actions in the name of the state for the collection of revenue;                                                            
              (3)  represent the state in all civil actions in which the                                                        
     state is a party;                                                                                                          
              (4)  prosecute all cases involving violation of state law,                                                        
     and file informations and prosecute all offenses against the                                                               
     revenue laws and other state laws where there is no other                                                                  
     provision for their prosecution;                                                                                           
              (5)  administer state legal services, including the                                                               
     furnishing of written legal opinions to the governor, the                                                                  
     legislature, and all state officers and departments as the governor                                                        
     directs; and give legal advice on a law, proposed law, or proposed                                                         
     legislative measure upon request by the legislature or a member of                                                         
     the legislature;                                                                                                           
              (6)  draft legal instruments for the state;                                                                       
              (7)  make available a report to the legislature, through the                                                      
     governor, at each regular legislative session                                                                              
                   (A)  of the work and expenditures of the office;                                                             
          [AND]                                                                                                                 
                   (B)  on needed legislation or amendments to existing                                                         
          law; and                                                                                                          
                   (C)  summarizing litigation between the state and                                                        
          a department or agency of the federal government,                                                                 
          including, for each case, a discussion of the legal issues                                                        
          presented to the court, the cost of the case, and the final                                                       
          disposition of the case, if available;                                                                            
              (8)  prepare, publish, and revise as it becomes useful or                                                         
     necessary to do so an information pamphlet on landlord and tenant                                                          
     rights and the means of making complaints to appropriate public                                                            
     agencies concerning landlord and tenant rights; the contents of the                                                        
     pamphlet and any revision shall be approved by the Department of                                                           
     Law before publication; and                                                                                                
              (9)  perform all other duties required by law or which                                                            
     usually pertain to the office of attorney general in a state."                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 1.                                                                 
Senator Coghill objected.                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                

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The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 1 be adopted?" The roll                                                                
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 83(JUD)                                                                                                                    
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 1                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  7   NAYS:  13   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Egan, Ellis, French, Gardner, Olson, Wielechowski                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Fairclough, Giessel, Hoffman,                                                                  
Huggins, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer, Micciche, Stedman, Stevens                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 1 failed.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                                              
advanced to third reading and placed on final passage. Without                                                                  
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 83(JUD) was read the third time.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Senators Micciche, Dyson, Bishop, Fairclough, Giessel moved and                                                                 
asked unanimous consent to be shown as cross sponsors on the bill.                                                              
Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall 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" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following                                                         
result:                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 83(JUD)                                                                                                                    
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
Effective Date                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Egan, Ellis, Fairclough,                                                               
French, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer,                                                              
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
and so, CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 83(JUD) passed the Senate.                                                                        
                                                                                                                                

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Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                                              
the passage of the bill be considered the vote on the effective date                                                            
clause. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was signed by                                                         
the President and Secretary and returned to the House.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HB 84                                                                                                                         
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 84(FIN) "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 temporary occupational license                                                           
for qualified military service members; and providing for an effective                                                          
date" was read the second time.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski offered Amendment No. 1:                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Page 5, line 31:                                                                                                                
     Delete "2014"                                                                                                              
     Insert "2013"                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 1.                                                                 
Senator Coghill objected, then withdrew his objection. There being no                                                           
further objection, Amendment No. 1 was adopted.                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                                              
considered engrossed, advanced to third reading and placed on final                                                             
passage. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 84(FIN)(efd am S) was read the third                                                                      
time.                                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Senators French, Gardner, Kelly, Stevens moved and asked unanimous                                                              
consent to be shown as cross sponsors on the bill. Without objection, it                                                        
was so ordered.                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall 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 temporary occupational license for                                                                
qualified military service members; and providing for an effective                                                              
date" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                           
                                                                                                                                

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CSHB 84(FIN)(efd am S)                                                                                                          
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
Effective Dates                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Egan, Ellis, Fairclough,                                                               
French, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer,                                                              
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
and so, CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 84(FIN)(efd am S) passed the                                                                      
Senate.                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                                              
the passage of the bill be considered the vote on the effective date                                                            
clauses. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                        Reconsideration of House Bills                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
HB 84                                                                                                                         
Senator Coghill gave notice of reconsideration on CS FOR HOUSE                                                                  
BILL NO. 84(FIN)(efd am S) and moved and asked unanimous                                                                        
consent that it be taken up at this time. Without objection, the bill was                                                       
before the Senate on reconsideration.                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The question to be reconsidered: "Shall 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 temporary occupational license for                                                                
qualified military service members; and providing for an effective                                                              
date" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                           
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 84(FIN)(efd am S)                                                                                                          
Third Reading - On Reconsideration                                                                                              
Effective Dates                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Egan, Ellis, Fairclough,                                                               
French, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer,                                                              
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                

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and so, CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 84(FIN)(efd am S) passed the                                                                      
Senate on reconsideration.                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                                              
the passage of the bill be considered the vote on the effective date                                                            
clauses. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was referred                                                         
to the Secretary for engrossment.                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                  Second Reading of House Bills (continued)                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
HB 104                                                                                                                        
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 104(2d JUD) "An Act relating to election                                                                  
practices and procedures; relating to the reporting of election                                                                 
campaign contributions and expenditures; relating to identification                                                             
requirements for a communication paid for by a political party;                                                                 
relating to public records; relating to the election of an advisory school                                                      
board in a regional educational attendance area; and providing for an                                                           
effective date" was read the second time.                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 104(2d JUD) will advance to third                                                                         
reading on the April 13 calendar.                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
HB 125                                                                                                                        
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" was read the second time.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                                              
advanced to third reading and placed on final passage. Without                                                                  
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 125(L&C) am was read the third time.                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall 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" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken                                                               
with the following result:                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                

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CSHB 125(L&C) am                                                                                                                
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Egan, Ellis, Fairclough,                                                               
French, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer,                                                              
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
and so, CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 125(L&C) am passed the Senate,                                                                    
was signed by the President and Secretary and returned to the House.                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HB 130                                                                                                                        
HOUSE BILL NO. 130 "An Act establishing July 21 each year as Jay                                                                
Hammond Day" was read the second time.                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                                              
advanced to third reading and placed on final passage. Without                                                                  
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
HOUSE BILL NO. 130 was read the third time.                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Senators Coghill, McGuire, Dunleavy, Ellis moved and asked                                                                      
unanimous consent to be shown as cross sponsors on the bill. Without                                                            
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall HOUSE BILL NO. 130 "An Act                                                                           
establishing July 21 each year as Jay Hammond Day" pass the                                                                     
Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HB 130                                                                                                                          
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Egan, Ellis, Fairclough,                                                               
French, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer,                                                              
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
and so, HOUSE BILL NO. 130 passed the Senate, was signed by the                                                                 
President and Secretary and returned to the House.                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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HB 131                                                                                                                        
HOUSE BILL NO. 131 "An Act relating to abandoned and derelict                                                                   
vessels" was read the second time.                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                                              
advanced to third reading and placed on final passage. Without                                                                  
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
HOUSE BILL NO. 131 was read the third time.                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall HOUSE BILL NO. 131 "An Act relating to                                                               
abandoned and derelict vessels" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken                                                            
with the following result:                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
HB 131                                                                                                                          
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  1                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Egan, Ellis, Fairclough,                                                               
French, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer,                                                              
Micciche, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Olson                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
and so, HOUSE BILL NO. 131 passed the Senate, was signed by the                                                                 
President and Secretary and returned to the House.                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
HB 168                                                                                                                        
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 168(L&C) "An Act amending the                                                                             
definition of travel insurance for the purpose of describing a person                                                           
eligible for a travel insurance limited producer license; and authorizing                                                       
a person selling travel services to transact the business of travel                                                             
insurance on behalf of and under the direction of a person licensed as a                                                        
travel insurance limited producer" was read the second time.                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 168(L&C) will advance to third reading                                                                    
on the April 13 calendar.                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the Senate                                                               
return to Messages from the House. Without objection, the Senate                                                                
returned to:                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                

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                           Messages from the House                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
                               Concur Messages                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
SB 22                                                                                                                         
Message dated April 12 was read stating the House passed and                                                                    
returned for consideration 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 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" with the following amendment:                                                                  

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      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 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                                                                       

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      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." (Title                                                                    
      Change HCR 12)                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved that the Senate concur in the House                                                                       
amendment.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall the Senate concur in the House                                                                       
amendment?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSB 22(FIN)                                                                                                                
Shall the Senate Concur in the House                                                                                            
Amendment to CSSB 22(FIN)?                                                                                                      
Court Rules                  Effective Date                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  1                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Egan, Ellis, Fairclough,                                                               
French, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer,                                                              
Micciche, Olson, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Stedman                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
and so, the Senate concurred in the House amendment, 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                                                         

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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                                                              
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."                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                                              
concurrence be considered the vote on the court rule changes. Without                                                           
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                                              
concurrence be considered the vote on the effective date clause.                                                                
Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The Secretary was requested to notify the House.                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The bill was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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HCR 12                                                                                                                        
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent to take up                                                                    
HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 12. Without objection,                                                                          
the resolution was before the Senate on final passage.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall 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 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                                                                 

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Criminal Procedure, and Rules 404(a) and (b), Alaska Rules of                                                                   
Evidence, pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following                                                               
result:                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
HCR 12                                                                                                                          
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Egan, Ellis, Fairclough,                                                               
French, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer,                                                              
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
and so, HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 12 passed the                                                                           
Senate, was signed by the President and Secretary and returned to the                                                           
House.                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                          Standing Committee Reports                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
HB 76                                                                                                                         
The Finance Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                                                              
NO. 76(FIN) "An Act relating to electronic filing of certain                                                                    
information with the Department of Labor and Workforce                                                                          
Development; relating to fund solvency adjustments, rate increase                                                               
reduction, prohibition on the relief of certain charges, the                                                                    
unemployment trust fund account, and the offset of certain                                                                      
unemployment compensation debt under the Alaska Employment                                                                      
Security Act; relating to the definition of 'covered unemployment                                                               
compensation debt' in the Alaska Employment Security Act; and                                                                   
providing for an effective date." Signing do pass: Senators Kelly,                                                              
Meyer, Cochairs; Senator Fairclough. Signing no recommendation:                                                                 
Senators Olson, Dunleavy.                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                                                  
          Fiscal Note No. 3, zero, Department of Labor and Workforce                                                           
      Development                                                                                                               
     Fiscal Note No. 4, Department of Labor and Workforce                                                                       
      Development                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                

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HB 129                                                                                                                        
The Finance Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                                                              
NO. 129(FIN) "An Act relating to approval for oil and gas or gas only                                                           
exploration and development in a geographical area; and providing for                                                           
an effective date." Signing do pass: Senator Meyer, Cochair; Senator                                                            
Dunleavy. Signing no recommendation: Senators Fairclough, Bishop,                                                               
Hoffman, Olson.                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                                                  
     Fiscal Note No. 2, Department of Natural Resources                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
HJR 16                                                                                                                        
The Resources Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE JOINT                                                                           
RESOLUTION NO. 16(RES) am Relating to the National Ocean                                                                        
Council, the development of a national ocean policy, and coastal and                                                            
marine spatial planning. Signing do pass: Senator Giessel, Chair;                                                               
Senators Micciche, Bishop, Dyson.                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                                                  
     Fiscal Note No. 1, zero, Legislative Agency                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The resolution was referred to the Rules Committee.                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                          Special Committee Reports                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HB 87                                                                                                                         
The following report was received and distributed at 12:35 p.m.,                                                                
April 12:                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
                                                               April 12, 2013                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Mr. President:                                                                                                                  
Mr. Speaker:                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
The Conference Committee considered SENATE CS FOR CS FOR                                                                        
HOUSE BILL NO. 87(EDC) and CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                                                                    
NO. 87(FIN) and recommends                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                

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          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."                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
be adopted.                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal information was published today:                                                                           
 Fiscal Note No. 3, Department of Education and Early                                                                           
  Development                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Signing the report: Senator Stevens, Chair, Senators Dunleavy,                                                                  
Gardner; Representative Higgins, Chair, Representative Drummond.                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved that the Senate adopt the Conference                                                                      
Committee Report on CONFERENCE CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                                                                
NO. 87.                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall the Senate adopt the Conference                                                                      
Committee Report on 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 roll was taken with the following result:                                                               
                                                                                                                                
CCS HB 87                                                                                                                       
Shall the Senate Adopt the Conference                                                                                           
Committee Report?         Effective Date                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Egan, Ellis, Fairclough,                                                               
French, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer,                                                              
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
and so, the report was adopted, 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."                                                                 
                                                                                                                                

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Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                                              
the adoption of the Conference Committee Report be considered the                                                               
vote on the effective date clause. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                        
                                                                                                                                
The Secretary was requested to notify the House.                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                         Third Reading of House Bills                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
HB 4                                                                                                                          
CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE 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 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" was read the third time.                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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Senator Meyer moved that the bill be returned to second reading for                                                             
the purpose of a specific amendment, that being SENATE CS FOR CS                                                                
FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 4(FIN).                                                                               
Without objection, the bill was returned to second reading.                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Senator Meyer, Cochair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                                               
adoption of the Finance Senate Committee Substitute offered on page                                                             
1127. Without objection, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR SPONSOR                                                                           
SUBSTITUTE FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 4(FIN) was adopted.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR HOUSE                                                                               
BILL NO. 4(FIN) was automatically in third reading.                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
                                    Recess                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the Senate                                                               
stand in recess to a call of the Chair. Without objection, the Senate                                                           
recessed at 6:22 p.m.                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
                                 After Recess                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The Senate reconvened at 6:50 p.m.                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                   Third Reading of House Bills (continued)                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
HB 4                                                                                                                          
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE 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                                                          
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                                                        

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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" was before the Senate in third reading.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Senator French called the Senate. The call was satisfied.                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Senator French moved that the bill be returned to second reading for                                                            
the purpose of a specific amendment, that being Amendment No. 1.                                                                
Without objection, the bill was returned to second reading.                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Senator French offered Amendment No. 1:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Page 36, line 31:                                                                                                               
     Delete "AS 42.08.320(b) - (d)"                                                                                             
     Insert "AS 42.08.320(b) and (c)"                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Page 44, lines 9 - 13:                                                                                                          
     Delete "(1) conclude that a precedent agreement or related                                                                 
contract negotiated at arm's length between the parties is just and                                                             
reasonable unless the commission finds that unlawful market activity                                                            
affected the rate or unfair dealing, such as fraud or duress, affected the                                                      
formation of the contract;                                                                                                      
              (2)"                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Page 44, line 21, through page 45, line 4:                                                                                      
     Delete all material.                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Reletter the following subsection accordingly.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                

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Page 45, line 5:                                                                                                                
     Delete "If a precedent agreement or related contract is not arm's                                                          
length, the"                                                                                                                    
     Insert "The"                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Page 45, lines 7 - 10:                                                                                                          
     Delete "normally applied under AS 42.06.140. If the commission                                                             
is reviewing a precedent agreement under (c)(2) of this section, the                                                            
commission may consider the in-state natural gas pipeline carrier's                                                             
approved recourse tariff, including the cost data underlying the tariff"                                                        
     Insert "applied under AS 42.06.140"                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Senator French moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 1. Senator                                                               
Fairclough objected.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 1 be adopted?" The roll                                                                
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSSSHB 4(FIN)                                                                                                               
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 1                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  7   NAYS:  13   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Egan, Ellis, French, Gardner, Hoffman, Olson, Wielechowski                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Fairclough, Giessel,                                                                   
Huggins, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer, Micciche, Stedman, Stevens                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 1 failed.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR HOUSE                                                                               
BILL NO. 4(FIN) was automatically in third reading.                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski moved that the bill be returned to second                                                                  
reading for the purpose of a specific amendment, that being                                                                     
Amendment No. 2. Without objection, the bill was returned to second                                                             
reading.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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Senator Wielechowski offered Amendment No. 2:                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 3, following "fund;":                                                                                            
     Insert "allowing the legislature to consider disallowing an in-                                                          
state natural gas pipeline project;"                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Page 11, following line 26:                                                                                                     
     Insert a new subsection to read:                                                                                           
          "(g)  The corporation or other person may not start                                                                   
     construction of an in-state natural gas pipeline developed by the                                                          
     corporation without presenting details of the project to the                                                               
     legislature. The legislature shall have 60 days during a legislative                                                       
       session to decide whether to disallow the project as proposed."                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 2.                                                                 
Senator McGuire objected.                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 2 be adopted?" The roll                                                                
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSSSHB 4(FIN)                                                                                                               
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 2                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  4   NAYS:  16   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Ellis, French, Gardner, Wielechowski                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Egan, Fairclough, Giessel,                                                             
Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer, Micciche, Olson,                                                                       
Stedman, Stevens                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 2 failed.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR HOUSE                                                                               
BILL NO. 4(FIN) was automatically in third reading.                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski moved that the bill be returned to second                                                                  
reading for the purpose of a specific amendment, that being                                                                     
Amendment No. 3. Without objection, the bill was returned to second                                                             
reading.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                

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Senator Wielechowski offered Amendment No. 3:                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Page 8, line 22, following "consumption":                                                                                       
     Insert ", except that the corporation or a subsidiary of the                                                               
corporation may not issue bonds or make other financial commitments                                                             
to finance the construction of an in-state natural gas pipeline until the                                                       
corporation has received firm transportation commitments to transport                                                           
400,000,000 cubic feet a day of natural gas in the in-state natural gas                                                         
pipeline"                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Page 17, line 19:                                                                                                               
     Delete "The"                                                                                                               
     Insert "Except as provided in AS 31.25.080(a)(2), the"                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 3.                                                                 
Senator Fairclough objected.                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 3 be adopted?" The roll                                                                
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSSSHB 4(FIN)                                                                                                               
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 3                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  4   NAYS:  16   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Ellis, French, Gardner, Wielechowski                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Egan, Fairclough, Giessel,                                                             
Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer, Micciche, Olson,                                                                       
Stedman, Stevens                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 3 failed.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR HOUSE                                                                               
BILL NO. 4(FIN) was automatically in third reading.                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Senator French moved that the bill be returned to second reading for                                                            
the purpose of a specific amendment, that being Amendment No. 4.                                                                
Without objection, the bill was returned to second reading.                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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Senator French offered Amendment No. 4:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, lines 7 - 8:                                                                                                            
     Delete "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;"                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Page 33, lines 2 - 29:                                                                                                          
     Delete all material.                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Page 55, lines 17 - 18:                                                                                                         
     Delete "Except as provided in AS 38.35.200(c), a"                                                                          
     Insert "A"                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Page 59, line 3:                                                                                                                
     Delete "lines"                                                                                                             
     Insert "line"                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Page 59, line 4:                                                                                                                
     Delete "(1)"                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Page 59, lines 6 - 8:                                                                                                           
     Delete "carrier"; and                                                                                                      
          (2)  AS 38.35.200 from "Judicial review of decisions of                                                               
commissioner on application" to "Judicial review.""                                                                             
     Insert "carrier.""                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Senator French moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 4. Senator                                                               
Fairclough objected.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 4 be adopted?" The roll                                                                
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSSSHB 4(FIN)                                                                                                               
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 4                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  5   NAYS:  15   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                

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Yeas:  Ellis, French, Gardner, Olson, Wielechowski                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Egan, Fairclough, Giessel,                                                             
Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer, Micciche, Stedman,                                                                     
Stevens                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 4 failed.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR HOUSE                                                                               
BILL NO. 4(FIN) was automatically in third reading.                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski moved that the bill be returned to second                                                                  
reading for the purpose of a specific amendment, that being                                                                     
Amendment No. 5. Without objection, the bill was returned to second                                                             
reading.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski offered Amendment No. 5:                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Page 11, following line 26:                                                                                                     
     Insert a new subsection to read:                                                                                           
          "(g)  The corporation shall, to the maximum extent possible,                                                          
     use contractors and suppliers in the state in order to benefit from                                                        
     the experience of workers and businesses in the state in arctic                                                            
     engineering and construction."                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Page 12, line 26:                                                                                                               
     Delete the second occurrence of "and"                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Page 13, line 1, following "carrier":                                                                                           
     Insert "; and                                                                                                              
              (4)  the person that submits the application for the right-                                                       
     of-way lease commits to hire residents of the state and to contract                                                        
     with businesses in the state to the maximum extent allowed by law                                                          
     for the construction and operation of a natural gas pipeline"                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 5.                                                                 
Senator McGuire objected.                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 5 be adopted?" The roll                                                                
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                

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SCS CSSSHB 4(FIN)                                                                                                               
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 5                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  8   NAYS:  12   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Egan, Ellis, French, Gardner, Hoffman, Micciche,                                                                 
Wielechowski                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Fairclough, Giessel, Huggins,                                                                  
Kelly, McGuire, Meyer, Olson, Stedman, Stevens                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 5 failed.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR HOUSE                                                                               
BILL NO. 4(FIN) was automatically in third reading.                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Senator Gardner moved that the bill be returned to second reading for                                                           
the purpose of a specific amendment, that being Amendment No. 6.                                                                
Without objection, the bill was returned to second reading.                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Senator Gardner offered Amendment No. 6:                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Page 46, lines 12 - 14:                                                                                                         
     Delete all material and insert:                                                                                            
          "(d)  A contract carriage certificate issued by the commission                                                        
              (1)  shall require that a public utility in the state have                                                        
     priority over other shippers if the transportation capacity of an                                                          
     in-state natural gas pipeline is reduced; and                                                                              
              (2)  may include other reasonable terms and conditions                                                            
     that are consistent with this chapter and that are for the mutual                                                          
     benefit of the in-state natural gas pipeline and the public."                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Senator Gardner moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 6.                                                                      
Senator Fairclough objected.                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 6 be adopted?" The roll                                                                
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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SCS CSSSHB 4(FIN)                                                                                                               
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 6                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  4   NAYS:  16   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Ellis, French, Gardner, Wielechowski                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Egan, Fairclough, Giessel,                                                             
Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer, Micciche, Olson,                                                                       
Stedman, Stevens                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 6 failed.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR HOUSE                                                                               
BILL NO. 4(FIN) was automatically in third reading.                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Senator Gardner moved that the bill be returned to second reading for                                                           
the purpose of a specific amendment, that being Amendment No. 7.                                                                
Without objection, the bill was returned to second reading.                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Senator Gardner offered Amendment No. 7:                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Page 7, line 20:                                                                                                                
     Delete "personnel"                                                                                                         
     Insert "president, vice-president, director of administrative                                                              
services, and controller"                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Page 33, line 30, through page 34, line 1:                                                                                      
     Delete all material and insert:                                                                                            
"* Sec. 14. AS 39.25.110 is amended by adding a new paragraph to                                                              
read:                                                                                                                           
              (44)  the president, vice-president, director of                                                                  
     administrative services, and controller of the Alaska Gasline                                                              
     Development Corporation."                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Senator Gardner moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 7.                                                                      
Senator McGuire objected.                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 7 be adopted?" The roll                                                                
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                

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SCS CSSSHB 4(FIN)                                                                                                               
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 7                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  5   NAYS:  15   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Egan, Ellis, French, Gardner, Wielechowski                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Fairclough, Giessel,                                                                   
Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer, Micciche, Olson,                                                                       
Stedman, Stevens                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 7 failed.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR HOUSE                                                                               
BILL NO. 4(FIN) was automatically in third reading.                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Senator Gardner moved that the bill be returned to second reading for                                                           
the purpose of a specific amendment, that being Amendment No. 8.                                                                
Without objection, the bill was returned to second reading.                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Senator Gardner offered Amendment No. 8:                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 3, following "fund;":                                                                                            
     Insert "requiring legislative approval for the transfer of certain                                                       
interests in an in-state natural gas pipeline project;"                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Page 8, line 14, following "may":                                                                                               
     Insert ", subject to (g) of this section,"                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Page 9, line 4, following "(6)":                                                                                                
     Insert "subject to (g) of this section,"                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Page 11, following line 26:                                                                                                     
     Insert a new subsection to read:                                                                                           
          "(g) The corporation may not enter into an agreement with                                                             
     another person for joint ownership of an in-state natural gas                                                              
     pipeline developed by the corporation or transfer or otherwise                                                             
     dispose of all or part of an in-state natural gas pipeline project                                                         
     developed by the corporation without legislative approval."                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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Page 46, lines 19 - 20:                                                                                                         
     Delete "The commission shall summarily approve a transfer not                                                              
involving a substantial change in ownership."                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Senator Gardner moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 8.                                                                      
Senator McGuire objected.                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 8 be adopted?" The roll                                                                
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSSSHB 4(FIN)                                                                                                               
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 8                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  5   NAYS:  15   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Ellis, French, Gardner, Olson, Wielechowski                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Egan, Fairclough, Giessel,                                                             
Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer, Micciche, Stedman,                                                                     
Stevens                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 8 failed.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR HOUSE                                                                               
BILL NO. 4(FIN) was automatically in third reading.                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Senator Micciche moved and asked unanimous consent to abstain                                                                   
from voting due to a conflict of interest. Objections were heard and                                                            
Senator Micciche was required to vote.                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Senator Meyer moved and asked unanimous consent to abstain from                                                                 
voting due to a conflict of interest. Objections were heard and Senator                                                         
Meyer was required to vote.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR CS FOR SPONSOR                                                                         
SUBSTITUTE 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                                                              

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from inspection as a public record; relating to the Joint In-State                                                              
Gasline Development 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" pass the Senate?" The roll was                                                             
taken with the following result:                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSSSHB 4(FIN)                                                                                                               
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
Effective Date                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  15   NAYS:  5   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Egan, Fairclough, Giessel,                                                                     
Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer, Micciche, Olson,                                                                       
Stedman, Stevens                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Bishop, Ellis, French, Gardner, Wielechowski                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
and so, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR                                                                             
HOUSE BILL NO. 4(FIN) passed the Senate.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                                              
the passage of the bill be considered the vote on the effective date                                                            
clause. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was referred                                                          
to the Secretary for engrossment.                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                

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HB 56                                                                                                                         
HOUSE BILL NO. 56 "An Act excluding motorcycles and motor-                                                                      
driven cycles from the passenger vehicle rental tax; and providing for                                                          
an effective date" was read the third time.                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that HOUSE                                                                    
BILL NO. 56 be held in third reading to the April 13 calendar.                                                                  
Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
HB 198                                                                                                                        
HOUSE BILL NO. 198 am "An Act relating to the primary period of                                                                 
an oil and gas or gas only lease and the extension of a lease; relating to                                                      
terms to be included in an oil and gas or gas only lease; relating to                                                           
rental for an oil and gas or gas only lease; and providing for an                                                               
effective date" was read the third time.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that HOUSE                                                                    
BILL NO. 198 am be held in third reading to the April 13 calendar.                                                              
Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                         House Bills in Third Reading                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
HB 77                                                                                                                         
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 77(FIN) "An Act                                                                             
relating to the Alaska Land Act, including certain authorizations,                                                              
contracts, leases, permits, or other disposals of state land, resources,                                                        
property, or interests; relating to authorization for the use of state land                                                     
by general permit; relating to exchange of state land; establishing that                                                        
performance of a feasibility study for the development and operation                                                            
of a hydroelectric site at Chikuminuk Lake is not considered an                                                                 
incompatible use of the Wood-Tikchik State Park; relating to                                                                    
procedures for certain administrative appeals and requests for                                                                  
reconsideration to the commissioner of natural resources; relating to                                                           
the Alaska Water Use Act; and providing for an effective date" was                                                              
before the Senate in third reading.                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that SENATE                                                                   
CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 77(FIN) be held in third reading                                                                   
to the April 13 calendar. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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                                  Citations                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Martha Gould-Lehe                                                                                                    
Senator(s) Wielechowski, Huggins, Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy,                                                                    
Dyson, Egan, Ellis, Fairclough, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Kelly,                                                               
McGuire, Meyer, Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Ric Davidge                                                                                                          
Senator(s) Wielechowski, Huggins, Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy,                                                                    
Dyson, Egan, Ellis, Fairclough, French, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman,                                                              
Kelly, McGuire, Meyer, Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Alaska Veterans Organization for Women                                                                               
Senator(s) Wielechowski, Huggins, Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy,                                                                    
Dyson, Egan, Ellis, Fairclough, French, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman,                                                              
Kelly, McGuire, Meyer, Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - 2013 Top Forty Under 40 Honorees from Fairbanks and                                                                  
North Pole                                                                                                                      
Senator(s) Coghill, Bishop, Huggins, Dunleavy, Dyson, Egan, Ellis,                                                              
Fairclough, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                   
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Aliy Zirkle                                                                                                          
Senator(s) Coghill, Huggins, Bishop, Dunleavy, Dyson, Egan, Ellis,                                                              
Fairclough, French, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Kelly, McGuire,                                                                  
Meyer, Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                          
Representative(s) Wilson, T                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Arleigh Reynolds                                                                                                     
Senator(s) Coghill, Huggins, Bishop, Dunleavy, Dyson, Egan, Ellis,                                                              
Fairclough, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                   
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                 
Representative(s) Isaacson                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Northeast Community Council                                                                                          
Representative(s) Gruenberg                                                                                                     
Senator(s) Wielechowski, Huggins, Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy,                                                                    
Dyson, Egan, Ellis, Fairclough, French, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman,                                                              
Kelly, McGuire, Meyer, Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens                                                                        
                                                                                                                                

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Honoring - U.S. Air Force Band of the Pacific                                                                                   
Representative(s) Saddler                                                                                                       
Senator(s) Dyson, Huggins, Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis,                                                              
Fairclough, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                   
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Russian Jack Community Council                                                                                       
Representative(s) Gruenberg                                                                                                     
Senator(s) Wielechowski, Huggins, Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy,                                                                    
Dyson, Egan, Ellis, Fairclough, French, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman,                                                              
Kelly, McGuire, Meyer, Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Debbie Ossiander                                                                                                     
Representative(s) Saddler, Stoltze                                                                                              
Senator(s) Fairclough, French, Dyson, Huggins, Bishop, Coghill,                                                                 
Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Kelly, McGuire,                                                               
Meyer, Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Our Redeemer Lutheran Church 50th Anniversary                                                                        
Representative(s) Saddler, Stoltze                                                                                              
Senator(s) Dyson, Huggins, Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis,                                                              
Fairclough, French, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Kelly, McGuire,                                                                  
Meyer, Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - 50th Anniversary of the Equinox Marathon                                                                             
Representative(s) Kawasaki                                                                                                      
Senator(s) Kelly, Huggins, Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Egan,                                                              
Ellis, Fairclough, French, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, McGuire,                                                                  
Meyer, Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Pastor Fay Niemann 25th MCA Pastoral Anniversary                                                                     
Representative(s) Pruitt                                                                                                        
Senator(s) Fairclough, Huggins, Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson,                                                               
Egan, Ellis, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                  
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - KSUA Radio 2013 mtvU  Woodie Award                                                                                   
Representative(s) Kawasaki                                                                                                      
Senator(s) Kelly, Huggins, Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Egan,                                                              
Ellis, Fairclough, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                   
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                

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Commemorating - Senior Citizen Recognition Day May 9, 2013                                                                      
Representative(s) Kawasaki                                                                                                      
Senator(s) Kelly, Huggins, Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Egan,                                                              
Ellis, Fairclough, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                   
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Thomas Olaf Madole                                                                                                
Representative(s) Edgmon                                                                                                        
Senator(s) Stevens, Huggins, Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson,                                                                  
Egan, Ellis, Fairclough, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Kelly, McGuire,                                                             
Meyer, Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Wielechowski                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - David Stone                                                                                                       
Representative(s) Munoz, Kerttula                                                                                               
Senator(s) Egan, Huggins, Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Ellis,                                                              
Fairclough, French, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Kelly, McGuire,                                                                  
Meyer, Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Southern Miss Ruby Riddle                                                                                         
Representative(s) Kawasaki                                                                                                      
Senator(s) Kelly, Huggins, Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Egan,                                                              
Ellis, Fairclough, French, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, McGuire,                                                                  
Meyer, Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Robert Pegues                                                                                                     
Representative(s) Kerttula, Munoz                                                                                               
Senator(s) Egan, Huggins, Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Ellis,                                                              
Fairclough, French, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Kelly, McGuire,                                                                  
Meyer, Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Jacquelyn Lauren Badger                                                                                           
Representative(s) Kerttula, Munoz                                                                                               
Senator(s) Egan, Huggins, Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Ellis,                                                              
Fairclough, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                   
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Murlin "Mike" Everson                                                                                             
Representative(s) Kerttula, Munoz, Kreiss-Tomkins                                                                               
Senator(s) Egan, Huggins, Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Ellis,                                                              
Fairclough, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                   
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                

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In Memoriam - Eric McDowell                                                                                                     
Representative(s) Kerttula, Munoz                                                                                               
Senator(s) Egan, Huggins, Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Ellis,                                                              
Fairclough, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                   
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Peggy Mulligan                                                                                                    
Representative(s) Kerttula, Munoz                                                                                               
Senator(s) Egan, Huggins, Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Ellis,                                                              
Fairclough, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                   
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Robert F. Meachum, Esq.                                                                                           
Representative(s) Kerttula, Munoz                                                                                               
Senator(s) Egan, Huggins, Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Ellis,                                                              
Fairclough, French, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Kelly, McGuire,                                                                  
Meyer, Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Clara E. Sperl                                                                                                    
Representative(s) Kerttula, Munoz                                                                                               
Senator(s) Egan, Huggins, Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Ellis,                                                              
Fairclough, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                   
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Eunice Wanamaker Akagi                                                                                            
Representative(s) Kerttula, Munoz                                                                                               
Senator(s) Egan, Huggins, Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Dyson, Ellis,                                                              
Fairclough, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                   
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the citations                                                            
be adopted. Without objection, the citations were adopted and referred                                                          
to the Secretary for transmittal.                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                             Unfinished Business                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
HB 71                                                                                                                         
Senators Olson, Ellis, Egan moved and asked unanimous consent to be                                                             
shown as cross sponsors on SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE                                                                           
BILL NO. 71(FIN) "An Act requiring the Commercial Fisheries Entry                                                               

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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."                                                               
Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Senator Kelly, Cochair, made the following Finance Subcommittee                                                                 
interim appointments:                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Education and Early Development                                                                                               
Senator Kelly                                                                                                                   
Senator Fairclough                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Health and Social Services                                                                                                    
Senator Dyson                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Court System                                                                                                                  
Senator French, Chair                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                Announcements                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Rule 23(d) of the Alaska State Legislature Uniform Rules is currently                                                           
in effect.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Announcements are at the end of the journal.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                 Engrossment                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
HB 4                                                                                                                          
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE 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                                                             

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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                                                          
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" was engrossed, signed by the President and Secretary                                                            
and returned to the House for consideration.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
HB 52                                                                                                                         
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" was                                                              
engrossed, signed by the President and Secretary and returned to the                                                            
House for consideration.                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
HB 71                                                                                                                         
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                                                             

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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" was engrossed, signed by the                                                               
President and Secretary and returned to the House for consideration.                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HB 84                                                                                                                         
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 temporary                                                                     
occupational license for qualified military service members; and                                                                
providing for an effective date" was engrossed, signed by the President                                                         
and Secretary and returned to the House for consideration.                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
SCR 9                                                                                                                         
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 9 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 engrossed, signed by the                                                              
President and Secretary and transmitted to the House for                                                                        
consideration.                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                 Adjournment                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the Senate                                                               
stand in adjournment until 12:00 p.m., April 13, 2013. Without                                                                  
objection, the Senate adjourned at 9:51 p.m.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                                                    Liz Clark                                                   
                                                     Secretary of the Senate                                                    

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                             STANDING COMMITTEES                                                                             
+ indicates teleconference                                                                                                      
= indicates bill previously heard/scheduled                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
                                  EDUCATION                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Apr 12        Friday                      Beltz 105 (tsbldg)          8:00 AM                                                 
+= HB 180 MILITARY YOUTH ACADEMY                                                                                                
+ HB 190 CREDIT FOR SECONDARY SCHOOL COURSES                                                                                    
              Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                                                  
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                                   FINANCE                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Apr 12        Friday                    Senate Finance 532            9:00 AM                                                 
+ HB 129 OIL & GAS EXPLORATION/DEVELOPMENT AREAS                                                                                
+ HB  50 MULTI-UNIT HOUSING: COMMERCIAL USE                                                                                     
+ HB  23 KNIK ARM BRIDGE AND TOLL AUTHORITY                                                                                     
              <Pending Referral>                                                                                                
+ HB  76 UNEMPLOYMENT; ELEC. FILING OF LABOR INFO                                                                               
              <Pending Referral>                                                                                                
+             Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Apr 12        Friday                    Senate Finance 532            1:30 PM                                                 
+= SB  90 SCHOOL DISTRICT EMPLOYEE HEALTH INSURANCE                                                                             
+             Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                                                  
+= HB 129 OIL & GAS EXPLORATION/DEVELOPMENT AREAS                                                                               
+= HB  23 KNIK ARM BRIDGE AND TOLL AUTHORITY                                                                                    
+= SB  13 KNIK ARM BRIDGE AND TOLL AUTHORITY                                                                                    
+= HB  76 UNEMPLOYMENT; ELEC. FILING OF LABOR INFO                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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                             FINANCE (continued)                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Apr 13        Saturday                  Senate Finance 532            9:00 AM                                                 
+ HB 180 MILITARY YOUTH ACADEMY                                                                                                 
+ HCR  6 EST. LEG. TASK FORCE ON UNMANNED AIRCRAFT                                                                              
+             Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Apr 13        Saturday                  Senate Finance 532            1:30 PM                                                 
+             Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                                                  
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                           HEALTH & SOCIAL SERVICES                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Apr 13        Saturday                        Butrovich 205           8:30 AM                                                 
+ HJR 14 DELAY IMPLEMENTING AFFORDABLE CARE ACT                                                                                 
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                                  JUDICIARY                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Apr 12        Friday                          Butrovich 205           9:00 AM                                                 
+= SB  51 EXTEND BAR ASS'N BOARD OF GOVERNORS                                                                                   
              -- Public Testimony --                                                                                            
+= HB  63 EXTEND BAR ASS'N BOARD OF GOVERNORS                                                                                   
              -- Public Testimony --                                                                                            
+= SCR  3 JOINT COMMITTEE ON FEDERAL OVERREACH                                                                                  
              -- Public Testimony --                                                                                            
+ HB  57 ENTITY TRANSACTIONS ACT                                                                                                
              -- Public Testimony --                                                                                            
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                                  RESOURCES                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Apr 12        Friday                          Butrovich 205           3:30 PM                                                 
+ HJR 16 NATIONAL OCEAN POLICY                                                                                                  
+             Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                                                  
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                            CONFERENCE COMMITTEES                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
                   CONFERENCE COMMITTEE ON HB  65 AND HB 66                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Apr 12        Friday                    Senate Finance 532            4:00 PM                                                 
              -- MEETING CANCELED --                                                                                            
= HB  65 APPROP: OPERATING BUDGET/LOANS/FUNDS                                                                                   
= HB  66 APPROP: MENTAL HEALTH BUDGET                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Apr 13        Saturday                  Senate Finance 532          10:00 AM                                                  
              -- Note: Time Change --                                                                                           
= HB  65 APPROP: OPERATING BUDGET/LOANS/FUNDS                                                                                   
= HB  66 APPROP: MENTAL HEALTH BUDGET                                                                                           
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                        CONFERENCE COMMITTEE ON HB 87                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Apr 12        Friday                             Capitol 106          9:30 AM                                                 
     HB  87 SPECIAL EDUCATION SERVICE AGENCY