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2016-06-06 House Journal

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HB 247                                                                                                                        
The Conference Committee considering:                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
     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;                                                            
     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                                                               

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     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)                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
requests limited powers of free conference on the following specific                                                            
point(s):                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
     Section 35 (House)                                                                                                         
     Section 25 (Senate)                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
The request was signed by Representatives Talerico (Chair), Olson,                                                              
Tarr; and Senators Giessel (Chair), Coghill, Micciche.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
The Speaker granted the limited powers of free conference as                                                                    
requested.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The Chief Clerk notified the Senate.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
**The presence of Representative Colver was noted.                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
The Conference Committee with limited powers of free conference                                                                 
considering 2d CSHB 247(RLS) am and SCS 2d CSHB 247(FIN) am                                                                     
S recommends the following be adopted:                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
     CONFERENCE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 247                                                                                       
     "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                                                         

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     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)                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representatives Talerico (Chair), Olson,                                                               
Tarr; and Senators Giessel (Chair), Coghill, Micciche.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply to CCS HB 247:                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
5.  Zero, Dept. of Natural Resources                                                                                            
8.  Fiscal, Dept. of Revenue                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Representative Millett moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                               
House consider the Conference Committee with limited powers of free                                                             
conference report on 2d CSHB 247(RLS) am and SCS 2d CSHB                                                                        
247(FIN) am S.  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 adopt the Conference                                                                
Committee with limited powers of free conference report, thus                                                                   
adopting CCS HB 247, and recommended that the members vote yes:                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall the House adopt the report?" The roll was                                                           
taken with the following result:                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
CCS HB 247                                                                                                                      
Adopt                                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  21   NAYS:  19   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Saddler, Talerico, Thompson, Tilton, Vazquez, Wilson, Colver,                                                            
Gattis, Hawker, Hughes, Johnson, Keller, Lynn, Millett, Munoz,                                                                  
Nageak, Neuman, Olson, Pruitt, Reinbold, Chenault                                                                               
                                                                                                                                

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Nays:  Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes, Tarr, Tuck, Wool, Claman,                                                                     
Drummond, Edgmon, Foster, Gara, Guttenberg, Herron, Josephson,                                                                  
Kawasaki, Kito, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Ortiz                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
And so, the House adopted CCS HB 247.                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Representative Millett moved the effective date clause.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall the effective date clause be adopted?"  The                                                         
roll was taken with the following result:                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
CCS HB 247                                                                                                                      
Adopt                                                                                                                           
Effective Date                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  36   NAYS:  4   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes, Talerico, Thompson, Tilton, Tuck,                                                             
Vazquez, Wilson, Wool, Claman, Colver, Edgmon, Foster, Gara,                                                                    
Gattis, Hawker, Herron, Hughes, Johnson, Josephson, Keller, Kito,                                                               
Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lynn, Millett, Munoz, Nageak, Neuman,                                                                   
Olson, Ortiz, Pruitt, Reinbold, Saddler, Chenault                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Tarr, Drummond, Guttenberg, Kawasaki                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
And so, the effective date clause was adopted.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
The Chief Clerk notified the Senate.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The Senate adopted the Conference Committee with limited powers of                                                              
free conference report June 6, 2016.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CCS HB 247 was referred to the Chief Clerk for engrossment and                                                                  
enrollment.