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                                SENATE JOURNAL                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
                           ALASKA STATE LEGISLATURE                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
                          TWENTY-EIGHTH LEGISLATURE                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
                                SECOND SESSION                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Juneau, Alaska                   Wednesday                    April 23, 2014                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                               Ninety-third Day                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Pursuant to adjournment the Senate was called to order by President                                                             
Huggins at 11:08 a.m.                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The roll showed eighteen members present. Senators Coghill, Meyer                                                               
were absent.                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Senator Fairclough, Acting Majority Leader, moved and asked                                                                     
unanimous consent that Senator Coghill be excused from a call of the                                                            
Senate from today through the end of this legislative session. Without                                                          
objection, Senator Coghill was excused.                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
The prayer was offered by the Chaplain, Senator Fairclough. Senator                                                             
Hoffman moved and asked unanimous consent that the prayer be                                                                    
spread. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
          Heavenly father, thank you for this day!                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
          We are humbled by the beauty and richness of Alaska                                                                   
          and her people. Father, help us to respect our unique                                                                 
          differences and celebrate our common purpose.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
          Father bless our military service men, women and                                                                      
          their families, help us to honor and support them in                                                                  
          their time of need as they support us in our time of                                                                  
          need - father help us always remember that others                                                                     
          have died and even more have suffered so that we                                                                      
          could stand here today and be allowed to debate                                                                       
          issues important to Alaskans.                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                

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             Father, bless this body, bless our legislature, our                                                               
            families, and our Governor as we strive to do what is                                                              
          right for Alaska.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
                  These things I pray in your name.    Amen.                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Senator Hoffman led the Senate in the Pledge of Allegiance.                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                Certification                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Senator Fairclough, Acting Majority Leader, moved and asked                                                                     
unanimous consent that the journal for the ninetieth legislative day be                                                         
approved as certified by the Secretary. Without objection, it was so                                                            
ordered.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
President Huggins stated in accordance with Rule 43(b) of the                                                                   
Uniform Rules, engrossment may be waived on all bills considered                                                                
today.                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                          Messages from the Governor                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
HB 292                                                                                                                        
Message was read stating the Governor signed the following bill on                                                              
April 22 and transmitted the engrossed and enrolled copies to the                                                               
Lieutenant Governor's Office for permanent filing:                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
          CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 292(JUD) "An Act                                                                                
          making corrective amendments to the Alaska Statutes                                                                   
          as recommended by the revisor of statutes; and                                                                        
          providing for an effective date."                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
                             Chapter 9, SLA 2014                                                                               
                           Effective Date: 4/23/14                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
HB 60                                                                                                                         
Message was read stating the Governor signed the following bill on                                                              
April 22 and transmitted the engrossed and enrolled copies to the                                                               
Lieutenant Governor's Office for permanent filing:                                                                              
                                                                                                                                

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          CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 60(JUD) "An Act                                                                                 
          adopting and relating to the Uniform Real Property                                                                    
          Transfer on Death Act; relating to establishing the                                                                   
          law governing certain trusts; and relating to                                                                         
          disclaimers of property interests."                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
                             Chapter 10, SLA 2014                                                                              
                           Effective Date: 7/21/14                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
HB 276                                                                                                                        
Message was read stating the Governor signed the following bill on                                                              
April 22 and transmitted the engrossed and enrolled copies to the                                                               
Lieutenant Governor's Office for permanent filing:                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
          HOUSE BILL NO. 276 "An Act making the Alaska                                                                          
          Wage and Hour Act inapplicable to certain                                                                             
          employees of motor vehicle dealers; and providing                                                                     
          for an effective date."                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
                             Chapter 11, SLA 2014                                                                              
                           Effective Date: 4/23/14                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
HB 284                                                                                                                        
Message was read stating the Governor signed the following bill on                                                              
April 22 and transmitted the engrossed and enrolled copies to the                                                               
Lieutenant Governor's Office for permanent filing:                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
          HOUSE BILL NO. 284 "An Act relating to an                                                                             
          interstate compact on a balanced federal budget."                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
                             Chapter 12, SLA 2014                                                                              
                           Effective Date: 7/21/14                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                           Messages from the House                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
SCR 23                                                                                                                        
Message dated April 23 was received stating the House passed and                                                                
returned:                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                

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          SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 23                                                                                   
          Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e),                                                                         
          Uniform Rules of the Alaska State Legislature,                                                                        
          concerning House Bill No. 75, amending certain                                                                        
          audit requirements for entities receiving contributions                                                               
          from permanent fund dividends; requiring the three                                                                    
          main campuses of the University of Alaska to apply                                                                    
          to be included on the contribution list for                                                                           
          contributions from permanent fund dividends; and                                                                      
          requiring the university to pay an application fee for                                                                
          each campus separately listed on the contribution list                                                                
          for contributions from permanent fund dividends.                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The resolution was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
SCR 25                                                                                                                        
Message dated April 23 was received stating the House passed and                                                                
returned:                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
          SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 25                                                                                   
          Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e),                                                                         
          Uniform Rules of the Alaska State Legislature,                                                                        
          concerning House Bill No. 193, relating to the joint                                                                  
          administration of tobacco taxes by the state and a                                                                    
          municipality.                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
The resolution was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
SCR 27                                                                                                                        
Message dated April 23 was received stating the House passed and                                                                
returned:                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
          SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 27                                                                                   
          Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e),                                                                         
          Uniform Rules of the Alaska State Legislature,                                                                        
          concerning House Bill No. 246, adding additional                                                                      
          land and water to the Creamer's Field Migratory                                                                       
          Waterfowl Refuge.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
The resolution was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                                                    
                                                                                                                                

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SCR 28                                                                                                                        
Message dated April 23 was received stating the House passed and                                                                
returned:                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
     SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 28                                                                                        
     Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform                                                                      
     Rules of the Alaska State Legislature, concerning House                                                                    
     Bill No. 385, relating to additional state contributions to the                                                            
     teachers' defined benefit retirement plan and the public                                                                   
     employees' defined benefit retirement plan.                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The resolution was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
SCR 31                                                                                                                        
Message dated April 23 was received stating the House passed and                                                                
returned:                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
     SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 31                                                                                        
     Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform                                                                      
     Rules of the Alaska State Legislature, concerning House                                                                    
     Bill No. 287, relating to the determination of the royalty                                                                 
     received by the state on oil production refined or processed                                                               
     in the state; providing tax credits for qualified infrastructure                                                           
     expenditures for in-state refineries and hydrocarbon                                                                       
     processing facilities; and approving and ratifying the sale of                                                             
     royalty oil by the State of Alaska to Tesoro Corporation                                                                   
     and Tesoro Refining and Marketing Company LLC.                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
The resolution was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                        Consideration of the Calendar                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
                        Second Reading of House Bills                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
HB 306                                                                                                                        
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 306(FIN) "An Act relating to the review                                                                   
and administration of tax credit programs; requiring the Department of                                                          
Revenue to report indirect expenditures; relating to the duties of state                                                        
agencies; requiring the legislative finance division to analyze certain                                                         

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indirect expenditures; relating to lapse dates for appropriations for                                                           
capital projects; repealing the insurance tax education credit, the                                                             
income tax education credit, the veteran employment tax credit, the oil                                                         
or gas producer education credit, the property tax education credit, the                                                        
mining business education credit, the fisheries business education                                                              
credit, the fisheries business tax credit for scholarship contributions,                                                        
the fisheries business salmon product development tax credit, the                                                               
fisheries business salmon utilization tax credit, the fisheries business                                                        
landing tax credit for scholarship contributions, the fisheries resource                                                        
landing tax credit for the fisheries resource harvested under the                                                               
community development quota, the fisheries resource landing tax                                                                 
education credit, and the film production tax credit; and providing for                                                         
an effective date" was read the second time.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Senator Fairclough, Vice Chair, moved and asked unanimous consent                                                               
for the adoption of the Finance Senate Committee Substitute offered                                                             
on page 2652. Without objection, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE                                                                     
BILL NO. 306(FIN) "An Act relating to the review and administration                                                             
of tax credit programs; requiring the Department of Revenue to report                                                           
indirect expenditures; relating to the duties of state agencies; requiring                                                      
the legislative finance division to analyze certain indirect                                                                    
expenditures; relating to lapse dates for appropriations for capital                                                            
projects; relating to lapse dates for capital budget grants; relating to                                                        
capital expenditures; relating to unexpended balances of capital                                                                
projects; repealing the capital projects funds; repealing the insurance                                                         
tax education credit, the income tax education credit, the veteran                                                              
employment tax credit, the oil or gas producer education credit, the                                                            
property tax education credit, the mining business education credit, the                                                        
fisheries business education credit, the fisheries business tax credit for                                                      
scholarship contributions, the fisheries business salmon product                                                                
development tax credit, the fisheries business salmon utilization tax                                                           
credit, the fisheries business landing tax credit for scholarship                                                               
contributions, the fisheries resource landing tax credit for the fisheries                                                      
resource harvested under the community development quota, the                                                                   
fisheries resource landing tax education credit, and the film production                                                        
tax credit; providing for an effective date by repealing the effective                                                          
dates in sec. 7, ch. 57, SLA 2003, the effective date in sec. 57, ch. 92,                                                       
SLA 2010, and the effective dates in secs. 40 - 42, ch. 51, SLA 2012;                                                           
and providing for an effective date" was adopted.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                

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Senators Olson, McGuire offered Amendment No. 1:                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Page 8, line 18:                                                                                                                
     Delete "OR AS 43.98.030]"                                                                                                  
     Insert "] or AS 43.98.030"                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Page 8, following line 21:                                                                                                      
     Insert a new bill section to read:                                                                                         
"* Sec. 15. AS 43.75.130(f), as amended by sec. 14 of this Act, is                                                            
amended to read:                                                                                                                
          (f)  For purposes of this section, tax revenue collected under                                                        
     AS 43.75.015 from a person entitled to a credit under                                                                      
     [AS 43.75.035 OR] AS 43.98.030 shall be calculated as if the                                                               
     person's tax were collected without applying the credit [; TAX                                                             
     REVENUE COLLECTED DOES NOT INCLUDE THE                                                                                     
     AMOUNT OF A TAX CREDIT RECAPTURED UNDER                                                                                    
     AS 43.75.035(g)]."                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Page 8, line 31, through page 9, line 1:                                                                                        
     Delete "OR AS 43.98.030]"                                                                                                  
     Insert "] or AS 43.98.030"                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Page 9, following line 2:                                                                                                       
     Insert a new bill section to read:                                                                                         
"* Sec. 18. AS 43.77.060(e), as amended by sec. 17 of this Act, is                                                            
amended to read:                                                                                                                
          (e)  For purposes of this section, tax revenue collected under                                                        
     AS 43.77.010 from a person entitled to a credit under                                                                      
     [AS 43.77.045 OR] AS 43.98.030 shall be calculated as if the                                                               
     person's tax had been collected without applying the credits."                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Page 9, line 4:                                                                                                                 
     Delete "AS 24.20.271(12);"                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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Page 9, lines 5 - 7:                                                                                                            
     Delete "AS 43.77.035; AS 43.98.030; AS 44.25.100, 44.25.105,                                                               
44.25.110, 44.25.115, 44.25.120, 44.25.125, 44.25.130, 44.25.135,                                                               
44.25.140, 44.25.145, 44.25.150, 44.25.190; and AS 44.33.231(c)"                                                                
     Insert "and AS 43.77.035"                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Page 9, following line 12:                                                                                                      
     Insert a new bill section to read:                                                                                         
"* Sec. 24. AS 24.20.271(12); AS 43.98.030; AS 44.25.100,                                                                     
44.25.105, 44.25.110, 44.25.115, 44.25.120, 44.25.125, 44.25.130,                                                               
44.25.135, 44.25.140, 44.25.145, 44.25.150, 44.25.190; and                                                                      
AS 44.33.231(c) are repealed."                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Page 9, line 21:                                                                                                                
     Delete "secs. 17 - 21"                                                                                                     
     Insert "secs. 19 - 23"                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Page 10, line 2:                                                                                                                
     Delete "secs. 18 and 31"                                                                                                   
     Insert "secs. 20 and 34"                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Page 10, line 7:                                                                                                                
     Delete "sec. 18"                                                                                                           
     Insert "sec. 20"                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Page 10, line 12:                                                                                                               
     Delete "Sections 20, 21, and 27"                                                                                           
     Insert "Sections 22, 23, and 30"                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Page 10, following line 27:                                                                                                     
     Insert a new bill section to read:                                                                                         
"* Sec. 37. Sections 1, 2, 15, 18, 21, 24, 26, and 31 of this Act take                                                        
effect December 31, 2018."                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill section accordingly.                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Page 10, line 28:                                                                                                               
     Delete "secs. 30 - 34"                                                                                                     
     Insert "secs. 33 - 37"                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                

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Senator Olson moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 1. Senator                                                                
Fairclough objected.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Senator Dunleavy moved and asked unanimous consent to abstain                                                                   
from voting on the amendment due to a conflict of interest. Senator                                                             
Fairclough objected and Senator Dunleavy was required to vote.                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall Amendment No. 1 be adopted?"  The roll                                                              
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSHB 306(FIN)                                                                                                               
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 1                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  15   NAYS:  3   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  1                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, French, Gardner, Giessel,                                                                 
Hoffman, Kelly, McGuire, Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens,                                                                     
Wielechowski                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Dyson, Fairclough, Huggins                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Coghill                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Meyer                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 1 was adopted.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski offered Amendment No. 2:                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, lines 7 - 8:                                                                                                            
     Delete "the veteran employment tax credit,"                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Page 9, line 4:                                                                                                                 
     Delete "AS 43.20.048;"                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 2.                                                                 
Senator Fairclough objected.                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall Amendment No. 2 be adopted?"  The roll                                                              
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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SCS CSHB 306(FIN) am S                                                                                                          
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 2                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  11   NAYS:  7   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  1                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, French, Gardner, Giessel,                                                                 
Hoffman, Kelly, Olson, Wielechowski                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Dyson, Fairclough, Huggins, McGuire, Micciche, Stedman,                                                                  
Stevens                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Coghill                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Meyer                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 2 was adopted.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 3 was not offered.                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski offered Amendment No. 4:                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, lines 2 - 3:                                                                                                            
     Delete "relating to the duties of state agencies;"                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 4, through page 2, line 5:                                                                                         
     Delete "relating to lapse dates for appropriations for capital                                                           
projects; relating to lapse dates for capital budget grants; relating                                                         
to capital expenditures; relating to unexpended balances of capital                                                           
projects; repealing the capital projects funds; repealing the                                                                 
insurance tax education credit, the income tax education credit,                                                              
the veteran employment tax credit, the oil or gas producer                                                                    
education credit, the property tax education credit, the mining                                                               
business education credit, the fisheries business education credit,                                                           
the fisheries business tax credit for scholarship contributions, the                                                          
fisheries business salmon product development tax credit, the                                                                 
fisheries business salmon utilization tax credit, the fisheries                                                               
business landing tax credit for scholarship contributions, the                                                                
fisheries resource landing tax credit for the fisheries resource                                                              
harvested under the community development quota, the fisheries                                                                
resource landing tax education credit, and the film production tax                                                            
credit; providing for an effective date by repealing the effective                                                            
dates in sec. 7, ch. 57, SLA 2003, the effective date in sec. 57, ch.                                                         

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92, SLA 2010, and the effective dates in secs. 40 - 42, ch. 51, SLA                                                           
2012;"                                                                                                                        
     Insert "relating to the reporting and analysis of certain                                                                
information relating to tax credits, exclusions, exemptions,                                                                  
waivers, and other tax expenditures; relating to bills creating tax                                                           
expenditures;"                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, line 8, through page 3, line 10:                                                                                        
     Delete all material.                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Page 3, line 11:                                                                                                                
     Delete "Sec. 3"                                                                                                          
     Insert "Section 1"                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Page 3, line 31:                                                                                                                
     Delete "a new section"                                                                                                     
     Insert "new sections"                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Page 3, following line 31:                                                                                                      
     Insert a new section to read:                                                                                              
          "Sec. 24.20.232. Analysis of tax expenditures. If the sum of                                                        
     tax expenditures of a specific type exceeds $1,000,000 in fiscal                                                           
     year 2012 or a succeeding fiscal year, the legislative finance                                                             
     division shall analyze the use of the tax expenditure on the                                                               
     following schedule to determine whether the statute authorizing                                                            
     the tax expenditure has achieved its purpose:                                                                              
              (1)  tax expenditures existing on July 1, 2015, shall be                                                          
     analyzed once between July 1, 2015, and June 30, 2020, and                                                                 
     before a delayed repeal of a tax expenditure;                                                                              
              (2)  a tax expenditure created after July 1, 2015, shall be                                                       
     analyzed after it has been in effect for seven years or, if the statute                                                    
     authorizing the expenditure has a delayed repeal date, one year                                                            
     before the effective date of the delayed repeal of the tax                                                                 
     expenditure."                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Page 5, line 2, through page 6, line 31:                                                                                        
     Delete all material and insert:                                                                                            
"* Sec. 3. AS 37.07.020(a) is amended to read:                                                                                

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          (a)  After considering the revenue and tax expenditure                                                            
     report prepared by the Department of Revenue under                                                                     
     AS 43.05.090, the [THE] governor shall prepare a budget for the                                                        
     succeeding fiscal year that must cover all estimated receipts,                                                             
     including all grants, loans, and money received from the federal                                                           
     government and all proposed expenditures of the state                                                                      
     government. The budget shall be organized so that the proposed                                                             
     expenditures for each agency are presented separately. The budget                                                          
     must be accompanied by the information required under                                                                      
     AS 37.07.050 and by the following separate bills: (1) an                                                                   
     appropriation bill authorizing the operating and capital                                                                   
     expenditures of the state's integrated comprehensive mental health                                                         
     program under AS 37.14.003(a); (2) an appropriation bill                                                                   
     authorizing state operating expenditures other than those included                                                         
     in the state's integrated comprehensive mental health program; (3)                                                         
     an appropriation bill authorizing capital expenditures other than                                                          
     those included in the state's integrated comprehensive mental                                                              
     health program; and (4) a bill or bills covering recommendations,                                                          
     if any, in the budget for new or additional revenue. The budget for                                                        
     the succeeding fiscal year and each of the bills shall become                                                              
     public information on December 15 at which time the governor                                                               
     shall submit copies to the legislature and make copies available to                                                        
     the public. The bills, identical in content to the copies released on                                                      
     December 15, shall be delivered to the rules committee of each                                                             
     house before the fourth legislative day of the next regular session                                                        
     for introduction.                                                                                                          
   * Sec. 4. AS 37.07.020(b) is amended to read:                                                                              
          (b)  In addition to the budget and bills submitted under (a) of                                                       
     this section, the governor shall submit a capital improvements                                                             
     program covering the succeeding six fiscal years. The governor                                                             
     shall also submit a fiscal plan with estimates of significant sources                                                      
     and uses of funds for the succeeding 10 fiscal years. The fiscal                                                           
     plan                                                                                                                       
               (1)  must include sufficient details to identify                                                                
                   (A)  significant sources of funds;                                                                           
                   (B)  significant uses of funds, including lump sum                                                           
          projections of                                                                                                        
                         (i)  operating expenditures;                                                                          
                        (ii)  capital expenditures;                                                                             
                        (iii)  debt service expenditures;                                                                       

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                        (iv)  fund capitalizations;                                                                             
                        (v)  appropriations of income of the Alaska                                                             
              permanent fund (art. IX, sec. 15, Constitution of the State                                                       
              of Alaska), if any;                                                                                               
              (2)  must balance sources and uses of funds held while                                                            
     providing for essential state services and protecting the economic                                                         
     stability of the state;                                                                                                    
              (3)  must include projected balances of significant funds                                                         
     held in separate accounts, including the budget reserve fund (art.                                                         
     IX, sec. 17, Constitution of the State of Alaska), the public                                                              
     education fund (AS 14.17.300), and the Alaska capital income                                                               
     fund (AS 37.05.565);                                                                                                       
              (4)  must set out significant assumptions used in the                                                             
     projections with sufficient detail to enable the legislature to rely                                                       
     on the fiscal plan in understanding, evaluating, and resolving                                                             
     issues of state budgeting, including information that supports                                                             
     major areas of operating increases, such as population                                                                     
     demographics that affect the need for particular government                                                                
     services;                                                                                                              
              (5)  must consider issues raised by the revenue and tax                                                       
     expenditure report prepared by the Department of Revenue                                                               
     under AS 43.05.090.                                                                                                    
   * Sec. 5. AS 43.05.090 is amended to read:                                                                                 
          Sec. 43.05.090. Preparation and publication of reports and                                                        
     statistics. The department shall prepare and annually publish                                                            
     statistics of the revenues derived under the tax laws administered                                                         
     by it, including an analysis of tax revenue losses due to tax                                                          
     expenditures.                                                                                                          
   * Sec. 6. AS 43.05.090is amended by adding new subsections to                                                              
read:                                                                                                                           
          (b)  The revenue and tax expenditure report must include                                                              
              (1)  the statutory authority for each type of tax                                                                 
     expenditure;                                                                                                               
              (2)  the annual sum of tax expenditures for the prior fiscal                                                      
     year, separately calculated for each type of expenditure, and the                                                          
     total number of taxpayers who benefitted from each type of                                                                 
     expenditure;                                                                                                               
              (3)  an estimate of tax expenditures for the current fiscal                                                       
     year, separately calculated for each type of expenditure;                                                                  
                                                                                                                                

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              (4)  an estimate of the public costs of administering the                                                         
     tax expenditures.                                                                                                          
          (c)  The department shall annually transmit an electronic copy                                                        
     of the revenue and tax expenditure report to each member of the                                                            
     legislature and make the report available to the public on the                                                             
     department's Internet website.                                                                                             
          (d)  The department shall notify the legislative finance                                                              
     division when the sum of tax expenditures of a specific type has                                                           
     exceeded $1,000,000 in fiscal year 2012 or a succeeding fiscal                                                             
     year and provide the legislative finance division with the                                                                 
     nonconfidential or, subject to the division's execution of a                                                               
     confidentiality agreement, confidential information necessary to                                                           
     complete the analysis under AS 24.20.232.                                                                                  
          (e)  In this section, "tax expenditure" means a tax credit,                                                           
     exclusion, exemption, waiver, or other loss of state tax revenue                                                           
     due to an express provision of state tax law; "tax expenditure"                                                            
     does not include federal tax expenditures under federal law                                                                
     adopted by reference in AS 43.20.021 or tax deductions incurred                                                            
     in the ordinary course of trade or business."                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Page 8, line 6, through page 10, line 27:                                                                                       
     Delete all material.                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill section accordingly.                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Page 10, line 28:                                                                                                               
     Delete "Except as provided in secs. 30 - 34 of this Act, this"                                                             
     Insert "This"                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski 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 CSHB 306(FIN) am S                                                                                                          
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 4                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  4   NAYS:  14   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  1                                                                               
                                                                                                                                

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Yeas:  Ellis, French, Gardner, Wielechowski                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Bishop, Dunleavy, Dyson, Egan, Fairclough, Giessel, Hoffman,                                                             
Huggins, Kelly, McGuire, Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Coghill                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Meyer                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 4 failed.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Senator Fairclough, Acting Majority Leader, 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. 306(FIN) am S was                                                                           
read the third time.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Senators Micciche, Hoffman moved and asked unanimous consent to                                                                 
abstain from voting due to a conflict of interest. Senator Fairclough                                                           
objected and Senators Micciche, Hoffman were required to vote.                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                                                      
NO. 306(FIN) am S "An Act relating to the review and administration                                                             
of tax credit programs; requiring the Department of Revenue to report                                                           
indirect expenditures; relating to the duties of state agencies; requiring                                                      
the legislative finance division to analyze certain indirect                                                                    
expenditures; relating to lapse dates for appropriations for capital                                                            
projects; relating to lapse dates for capital budget grants; relating to                                                        
capital expenditures; relating to unexpended balances of capital                                                                
projects; repealing the capital projects funds; repealing the insurance                                                         
tax education credit, the income tax education credit, the oil or gas                                                           
producer education credit, the property tax education credit, the                                                               
mining business education credit, the fisheries business education                                                              
credit, the fisheries business tax credit for scholarship contributions,                                                        
the fisheries business salmon product development tax credit, the                                                               
fisheries business salmon utilization tax credit, the fisheries business                                                        
landing tax credit for scholarship contributions, the fisheries resource                                                        
landing tax credit for the fisheries resource harvested under the                                                               
community development quota, the fisheries resource landing tax                                                                 
education credit, and the film production tax credit; providing for an                                                          

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effective date by repealing the effective dates in sec. 7, ch. 57, SLA                                                          
2003, the effective date in sec. 57, ch. 92, SLA 2010, and the effective                                                        
dates in secs. 40 - 42, ch. 51, SLA 2012; and providing for an effective                                                        
date" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                           
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSHB 306(FIN) am S                                                                                                          
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
Effective Dates                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  18   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  1                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Dunleavy, Dyson, Egan, Ellis, Fairclough, French,                                                                
Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, McGuire, Micciche,                                                                   
Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Coghill                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Meyer                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
and so, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                                                                         
NO. 306(FIN) am S passed the Senate.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Senators Olson, Stevens, Dyson, Kelly, Fairclough, McGuire, Bishop,                                                             
Egan, Giessel, Dunleavy, Micciche moved and asked unanimous                                                                     
consent to be shown as cross sponsors on the bill. Without objection, it                                                        
was so ordered.                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Senator Fairclough, Acting Majority Leader, 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.                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
SCR 30                                                                                                                        
Senator Fairclough, Acting Majority Leader, moved and asked                                                                     
unanimous consent to take up SENATE CONCURRENT                                                                                  
RESOLUTION NO. 30, which had been held on the Secretary's desk                                                                  
(page 2657). Without objection, the resolution was before the Senate                                                            
on final passage.                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION                                                                         
NO. 30 Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules                                                              
of the Alaska State Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 306,                                                                 

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relating to the review and administration of tax credit programs;                                                               
requiring the Department of Revenue to report indirect expenditures;                                                            
relating to the duties of state agencies; requiring the legislative finance                                                     
division to analyze certain indirect expenditures; relating to lapse dates                                                      
for appropriations for capital projects; and repealing the insurance tax                                                        
education credit, the income tax education credit, the veteran                                                                  
employment tax credit, the oil or gas producer education credit, the                                                            
property tax education credit, the mining business education credit, the                                                        
fisheries business education credit, the fisheries business tax credit for                                                      
scholarship contributions, the fisheries business salmon product                                                                
development tax credit, the fisheries business salmon utilization tax                                                           
credit, the fisheries business landing tax credit for scholarship                                                               
contributions, the fisheries resource landing tax credit for the fisheries                                                      
resource harvested under the community development quota, the                                                                   
fisheries resource landing tax education credit, and the film production                                                        
tax credit, pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following                                                             
result:                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
SCR 30                                                                                                                          
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  18   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  1                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Dunleavy, Dyson, Egan, Ellis, Fairclough, French,                                                                
Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, McGuire, Micciche,                                                                   
Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Coghill                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Meyer                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
and so, SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 30 passed the                                                                          
Senate and was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
HB 316                                                                                                                        
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 316(FIN) "An Act relating to workers'                                                                     
compensation fees for medical treatment and services; relating to                                                               
workers' compensation regulations; and providing for an effective                                                               
date" was read the second time.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Senator Fairclough, Acting Majority Leader, moved and asked                                                                     
unanimous consent that the bill be advanced to third reading and                                                                
placed on final passage. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                  
                                                                                                                                

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CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 316(FIN) was read the third time.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Senator Olson moved and asked unanimous consent to abstain from                                                                 
voting due to a conflict of interest. Senator Fairclough objected and                                                           
Senator Olson was required to vote.                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 316(FIN) "An                                                                   
Act relating to workers' compensation fees for medical treatment and                                                            
services; relating to workers' compensation regulations; and providing                                                          
for an effective date" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the                                                            
following result:                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 316(FIN)                                                                                                                   
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
Effective Dates                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  18   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  1                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Dunleavy, Dyson, Egan, Ellis, Fairclough, French,                                                                
Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, McGuire, Micciche,                                                                   
Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Coghill                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Meyer                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
and so, CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 316(FIN) passed the Senate.                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Senator Fairclough, Acting Majority Leader, 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 signed by the President and Secretary                                                           
and returned to the House.                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The presence of Senator Meyer was noted.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
HB 361                                                                                                                        
HOUSE BILL NO. 361 "An Act relating to licensing of behavior                                                                    
analysts" was read the second time.                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Senator Fairclough, Acting Majority Leader, 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. 361 was read the third time.                                                                                     

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Senators Ellis, Dyson, French, McGuire, Gardner, Bishop, Egan                                                                   
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. 361 "An Act relating to                                                               
licensing of behavior analysts" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken                                                            
with the following result:                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
HB 361                                                                                                                          
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Dunleavy, Dyson, Egan, Ellis, Fairclough, French,                                                                
Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                      
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Coghill                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
and so, HOUSE BILL NO. 361 passed the Senate, was signed by the                                                                 
President and Secretary and returned to the House.                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
HB 366                                                                                                                        
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 366(JUD) "An Act relating to reporting                                                                    
an involuntary mental health commitment to the National Instant                                                                 
Criminal Background Check System; relating to the sealing of records                                                            
of mental health proceedings; and relating to relief from a disability                                                          
resulting from an involuntary commitment or an adjudication of                                                                  
mental illness or mental incompetence" was read the second time.                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Senator Fairclough, Acting Majority Leader, 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. 366(JUD) was read the third time.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 366(JUD) "An                                                                   
Act relating to reporting an involuntary mental health commitment to                                                            
the National Instant Criminal Background Check System; relating to                                                              
the sealing of records of mental health proceedings; and relating to                                                            
relief from a disability resulting from an involuntary commitment or                                                            
an adjudication of mental illness or mental incompetence" pass the                                                              
Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                

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CSHB 366(JUD)                                                                                                                   
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Dunleavy, Dyson, Egan, Ellis, Fairclough, French,                                                                
Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                      
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Coghill                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
and so, CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 366(JUD) passed the Senate, was                                                                   
signed by the President and Secretary and returned to the House.                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HB 369                                                                                                                        
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 369(JUD) "An Act relating to restrictions                                                                 
on the criminal prosecution for certain offenses for a person who seeks                                                         
medical assistance for a person experiencing a drug overdose" was                                                               
read the second time.                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Senator Fairclough, Acting Majority Leader, moved and asked                                                                     
unanimous consent for the adoption of the Judiciary Senate Committee                                                            
Substitute offered on page 2389. Without objection, SENATE CS                                                                   
FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 369(JUD) was adopted.                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Senator Gardner offered Amendment No. 1:                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 1, following "Act":                                                                                              
     Insert "relating to a defense to the crime of prostitution for                                                           
victims of sex trafficking;"                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, following line 3:                                                                                                       
     Insert a new bill section to read:                                                                                         
"* Section 1. AS 11.66.100 is amended by adding a new subsection                                                              
to read:                                                                                                                        
          (e)  In a prosecution under (a)(1) of this section, it is an                                                          
     affirmative defense that, at the time of the alleged offense, the                                                          
     defendant was induced or caused to engage in prostitution by a                                                             
     person who was, in relation to the defendant, engaged in conduct                                                           
     proscribed under AS 11.66.110 - 11.66.135."                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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Page 1, line 4:                                                                                                                 
     Delete "Section 1"                                                                                                       
     Insert "Sec. 2"                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill section accordingly.                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Senator Gardner moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 1.                                                                      
Senator Dyson objected.                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
                                    Recess                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Senator Fairclough, Acting Majority Leader, moved and asked                                                                     
unanimous consent that the Senate stand in recess to a call of the                                                              
Chair. Without objection, the Senate recessed at 12:24 p.m.                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
                                 After Recess                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The Senate reconvened at 7:09 p.m.                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
                  Consideration of the Calendar (continued)                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
HB 369                                                                                                                        
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 369(JUD) was before                                                                         
the Senate in second reading with Amendment No. 1 pending.                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Senator Fairclough, Acting Majority Leader, moved and asked                                                                     
unanimous consent to move SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE                                                                            
BILL NO. 369(JUD) to the bottom of today's calendar. Without                                                                    
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Senator Fairclough, Acting Majority Leader, moved for the adoption                                                              
of the First Supplemental Calendar. Without objection, it was so                                                                
ordered.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
               Consideration of the First Supplemental Calendar                                                              
                                                                                                                                
                        Second Reading of House Bills                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
HB 218                                                                                                                        
Senator Fairclough moved and asked unanimous consent that CS FOR                                                                
HOUSE BILL NO. 218(JUD) "An Act relating to the aggravating                                                                     
factor at felony sentencing of multiple prior misdemeanors when a                                                               

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prior misdemeanor involves an assault on a correctional employee;                                                               
providing that deportation is not a proper factor for referral of a case to                                                     
a three-judge panel for sentencing for a felony; and providing for an                                                           
effective date" be moved to the bottom of today's calendar. Without                                                             
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                             Unfinished Business                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
HB 218                                                                                                                        
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 218(JUD) "An Act relating to the                                                                          
aggravating factor at felony sentencing of multiple prior                                                                       
misdemeanors when a prior misdemeanor involves an assault on a                                                                  
correctional employee; providing that deportation is not a proper                                                               
factor for referral of a case to a three-judge panel for sentencing for a                                                       
felony; and providing for an effective date" which had been moved to                                                            
the bottom of today's calendar (page 2763) was not taken up.                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
The bill will be on the April 24 calendar.                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
HB 231                                                                                                                        
HOUSE BILL NO. 231 "An Act eliminating the Department of                                                                        
Revenue's duty to register cattle brands" was not taken up.                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
The bill will be on the April 24 calendar.                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
HB 281                                                                                                                        
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 281(L&C) "An Act relating to                                                                              
prescription of drugs by a physician without a physical examination"                                                            
was not taken up.                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
The bill will be on the April 24 calendar.                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
HB 293                                                                                                                        
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 293(STA) "An Act relating to motor                                                                        
vehicle registration plates; relating to special registration plates for                                                        
firefighters and emergency medical service providers; and providing                                                             
for an effective date" was not taken up.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
The bill will be on the April 24 calendar.                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                

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HB 305                                                                                                                        
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 305(FIN) "An Act relating to the records                                                                  
of metal scrappers; repealing the requirement that a junk dealer or                                                             
metal scrapper obtain a license; and providing for an effective date"                                                           
was not taken up.                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
The bill will be on the April 24 calendar.                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
HB 308                                                                                                                        
HOUSE BILL NO. 308 "An Act relating to the exemptions under the                                                                 
Alaska Securities Act and to securities issued by Native corporations;                                                          
and providing for an effective date" was not taken up.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
The bill will be on the April 24 calendar.                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
HB 369                                                                                                                        
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 369(JUD) "An Act                                                                            
relating to restrictions on the criminal prosecution for certain offenses                                                       
for a person who seeks medical assistance for a person experiencing a                                                           
drug overdose" which had been moved to the bottom of today's                                                                    
calendar with Amendment No. 1 pending (page 2763) was not taken                                                                 
up.                                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
The bill will be in second reading with Amendment No. 1 pending on                                                              
the April 24 calendar.                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HB 378                                                                                                                        
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 378(TRA) "An Act relating to motor                                                                        
vehicle registration; relating to drivers' licenses; relating to instruction                                                    
permits; relating to commercial motor vehicles and commercial motor                                                             
carriers; and providing for an effective date" was not taken up.                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The bill will be on the April 24 calendar.                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
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Announcements are at the end of the journal.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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                                 Engrossment                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
HB 306                                                                                                                        
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 306(FIN) am S "An                                                                           
Act relating to the review and administration of tax credit programs;                                                           
requiring the Department of Revenue to report indirect expenditures;                                                            
relating to the duties of state agencies; requiring the legislative finance                                                     
division to analyze certain indirect expenditures; relating to lapse dates                                                      
for appropriations for capital projects; relating to lapse dates for                                                            
capital budget grants; relating to capital expenditures; relating to                                                            
unexpended balances of capital projects; repealing the capital projects                                                         
funds; repealing the insurance tax education credit, the income tax                                                             
education credit, the oil or gas producer education credit, the property                                                        
tax education credit, the mining business education credit, the fisheries                                                       
business education credit, the fisheries business tax credit for                                                                
scholarship contributions, the fisheries business salmon product                                                                
development tax credit, the fisheries business salmon utilization tax                                                           
credit, the fisheries business landing tax credit for scholarship                                                               
contributions, the fisheries resource landing tax credit for the fisheries                                                      
resource harvested under the community development quota, the                                                                   
fisheries resource landing tax education credit, and the film production                                                        
tax credit; providing for an effective date by repealing the effective                                                          
dates in sec. 7, ch. 57, SLA 2003, the effective date in sec. 57, ch. 92,                                                       
SLA 2010, and the effective dates in secs. 40 - 42, ch. 51, SLA 2012;                                                           
and providing for an effective date" was engrossed, signed by the                                                               
President and Secretary and returned to the House for consideration.                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SCR 30                                                                                                                        
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 30 Suspending Rules                                                                            
24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules of the Alaska State                                                                  
Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 306, relating to the review and                                                          
administration of tax credit programs; requiring the Department of                                                              
Revenue to report indirect expenditures; relating to the duties of state                                                        
agencies; requiring the legislative finance division to analyze certain                                                         
indirect expenditures; relating to lapse dates for appropriations for                                                           
capital projects; and repealing the insurance tax education credit, the                                                         
income tax education credit, the veteran employment tax credit, the oil                                                         
or gas producer education credit, the property tax education credit, the                                                        
mining business education credit, the fisheries business education                                                              
credit, the fisheries business tax credit for scholarship contributions,                                                        

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the fisheries business salmon product development tax credit, the                                                               
fisheries business salmon utilization tax credit, the fisheries business                                                        
landing tax credit for scholarship contributions, the fisheries resource                                                        
landing tax credit for the fisheries resource harvested under the                                                               
community development quota, the fisheries resource landing tax                                                                 
education credit, and the film production tax credit, was engrossed,                                                            
signed by the President and Secretary and transmitted to the House for                                                          
consideration.                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                 Adjournment                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Senator Fairclough, Acting Majority Leader, moved and asked                                                                     
unanimous consent that the Senate stand in adjournment until                                                                    
9:00 a.m., April 24, 2014. Without objection, the Senate adjourned at                                                           
7:11 p.m.                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                    Liz Clark                                                   
                                                     Secretary of the Senate                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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                          LEGISLATIVE BUDGET & AUDIT                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Apr 29        Tuesday                   Anch Lio Conf Rm              3:00 PM                                                 
              -- Subcommittee Meeting --                                                                                        
              Department of Corrections Performance Review                                                                      
+             Other Committee Business:                                                                                         
              Public Testimony Regarding the Operations and                                                                     
              Interactions of the Dept. of Corrections, its                                                                     
              Facilities and its Community Programs and                                                                         
              Resources                                                                                                         
              **Streamed live on AKL.TV**                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
May 08        Thursday                            Bethel Lio        10:00 AM                                                  
                -- Subcommittee Meeting --                                                                                      
              Department of Corrections Performance Review                                                                      
+             Other Committee Business:                                                                                         
              Public Testimony Regarding the Operations and                                                                     
              Interactions of the Dept. of Corrections, its                                                                     
              Facilities and its Community Programs and                                                                         
              Resources                                                                                                         
              **Streamed live on AKL.TV**                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
May 14        Wednesday                   Fbx Lio Conf Rm             1:30 PM                                                 
              -- Subcommittee Meeting --                                                                                        
              Department of Corrections Performance Review                                                                      
+             Other Committee Business:                                                                                         
              Public Testimony Regarding the Operations and                                                                     
              Interactions of the Dept. of Corrections, its                                                                     
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2014-04-23                     Senate Journal                      Page 2769
                            CONFERENCE COMMITTEES                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
                     FREE CONFERENCE COMMITTEE ON HB 278                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Apr 23        Wednesday                  House Finance 519            1:00 PM                                                 
              -- Recessed to a Call of the Chair --                                                                             
= HB 278 EDUCATION                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Apr 24        Thursday                  Senate Finance 532          10:00 AM                                                  
              -- Recessed to a Call of the Chair --                                                                             
              -- Location Change --                                                                                             
              -- Continued from 4/23/14 --                                                                                      
= HB 278 EDUCATION