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2016-05-18 House Journal

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2016-05-18                     House Journal                      Page 2948
HB 247                                                                                                                        
Representative Millett moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                               
House consider the Senate message (page 2942) on the following:                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
     2d CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 247(RLS) am                                                                                       
     "An Act amending the powers of the board of trustees of the                                                                
     Alaska Retirement Management Board to authorize purchase and                                                               
     sale of transferable tax credit certificates issued in conjunction                                                         
     with the production tax on oil and gas; relating to interest                                                               
     applicable to delinquent tax; relating to the oil and gas production                                                       
     tax, tax payments, and credits; relating to exploration incentive                                                          
     credits; relating to refunds for the gas storage facility tax credit,                                                      
     the liquefied natural gas storage facility tax credit, and the                                                             
     qualified in-state oil refinery infrastructure expenditures tax credit;                                                    
     relating to the confidential information status and public record                                                          
     status of information in the possession of the Department of                                                               
     Revenue; relating to oil and gas lease expenditures and production                                                         
     tax credits for municipal entities; requiring a bond or cash deposit                                                       
     with a business license application for an oil or gas business;                                                            

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     establishing a legislative working group to study the fiscal regime                                                        
     and tax structure and rates for oil and gas produced south of 68                                                           
     degrees North latitude; and providing for an effective date."                                                              
                                                                                                                                
and                                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
     SENATE CS FOR 2d CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 247(FIN) am S                                                                       
     "An Act relating to the exploration incentive credits; relating to                                                         
     the powers and duties of the Alaska Oil and Gas Conservation                                                               
     Commission; relating to interest applicable to delinquent tax;                                                             
     relating to the oil and gas production tax, tax payments, and                                                              
     credits; relating to tax credit certificates; relating to refunds for the                                                  
     gas storage facility tax credit, the liquefied natural gas storage                                                         
     facility tax credit, and the qualified in-state oil refinery                                                               
     infrastructure expenditures tax credit; relating to oil and gas lease                                                      
     expenditures and production tax credits for municipal entities;                                                            
     requiring a bond or cash deposit with a business license                                                                   
     application for an oil or gas business; and providing for an                                                               
     effective date."                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
     (SCR 32 - title change resolution)                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Representative Nageak moved and asked unanimous consent to                                                                      
abstain from voting because of a conflict of interest.  Objection was                                                           
heard, and he was required to vote.                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Representative Millett moved that the House concur in the Senate                                                                
amendment to 2d CSHB 247(RLS) am, thus adopting SCS 2d CSHB                                                                     
247(FIN) am S, and recommended that the members vote yes.                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall the House concur in the Senate                                                                      
amendment to 2d CSHB 247(RLS) am?"  The roll was taken with the                                                                 
following result:                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
SCS 2d CSHB 247(FIN) am S                                                                                                       
Concur                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  14   NAYS:  24   EXCUSED:  2   ABSENT:  0                                                                              
                                                                                                                                

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Yeas:  Herron, Johnson, Keller, Lynn, Millett, Neuman, Olson, Pruitt,                                                           
Reinbold, Saddler, Tilton, Vazquez, Gattis, Chenault                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Hughes, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux,                                                               
Munoz, Nageak, Ortiz, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes, Talerico, Tarr,                                                                
Thompson, Tuck, Wilson, Wool, Colver, Drummond, Edgmon, Foster,                                                                 
Gara, Guttenberg                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Hawker, Claman                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
And so, the House failed to concur in the Senate amendment.                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
The Chief Clerk notified the Senate and respectfully requested it to                                                            
recede.                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
In the event the Senate fails to recede from its amendment, the                                                                 
Speaker appointed the following members to a Conference Committee                                                               
to meet with a like committee from the Senate to consider the above                                                             
bills:                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
     Representative Talerico, Chair                                                                                             
     Representative Olson                                                                                                       
     Representative Tarr