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2016-04-05 House Journal

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                             HOUSE JOURNAL                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
                       ALASKA STATE LEGISLATURE                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
                       TWENTY-NINTH LEGISLATURE                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
                            SECOND SESSION                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Juneau, Alaska                   Tuesday                  April 5, 2016                                                       
                                                                                                                                
                          Seventy-eighth Day                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Pursuant to adjournment the House was called to order by Speaker                                                                
Chenault at 11:04 a.m.                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Roll call showed 39 members present.  Representative Hawker had                                                                 
been excused from a call of the House today.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
The invocation was offered by the Chaplain, the Reverend Gordon                                                                 
Blue of Holy Trinity Episcopal Church.  Representative Wilson moved                                                             
and asked unanimous consent that the invocation be spread on the                                                                
journal.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
    With the deepest respect for the religious beliefs of all Alaskans, I                                                       
    offer the following prayer.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
    Eternal God, fountain of wisdom; by your word all things were                                                               
    created, without your word not one thing is made.  This teaches                                                             
    that nothing is so difficult, O Lord, as to reconcile the paths of old                                                      
    with the ways that are new, yet in difficult times this is what we                                                          
    are called upon to do.                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
    Bless this House and inspire them, Lord, Lead us, O Lord, in your                                                           
    righteousness, because of those who lie in wait; make your way                                                              
    straight before us. (Ps. 5:8)                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
    Creator God, you have filled the world with your grace: mercifully                                                          
    look upon the efforts of the Alaska House and guide them.                                                                   
    Refresh them with the beauty of your creation, fill their hearts                                                            

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    with gladness in their work together, and let that work be a                                                                
    blessing of the people and a gift to the future generations of                                                              
    Alaskans.  Amen.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The Pledge of Allegiance was led by Representative Tuck.                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
                     CERTIFICATION OF THE JOURNAL                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Representative Millett moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                               
journal for the 77th legislative day be approved as certified by the                                                            
Chief Clerk.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                    REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The Finance Committee reviewed the qualifications of the following                                                              
and recommends the appointment be forwarded to a joint session for                                                              
consideration:                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                             Laraine Derr                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
as a member of the Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority Board of                                                                
Trustees.                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representatives Neuman and Thompson,                                                                   
Co-chairs; and Representatives Saddler, Kawasaki, Pruitt, Wilson,                                                               
Gara, Guttenberg, Gattis, Edgmon, and Munoz.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
The State Affairs Committee reviewed the qualifications of the                                                                  
following and recommends the appointments be forwarded to a joint                                                               
session for consideration:                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                             Dean Williams                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
as the Commissioner of the Department of Corrections.                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
                            Keith Hamilton                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
as a member of the Personnel Board.                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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                              Brad Reich                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
as a member of the Alaska Police Standards Council.                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representative Lynn, Chair; and                                                                        
Representatives Spohnholz, Stutes, Keller, Talerico, Vazquez, and                                                               
Kreiss-Tomkins.                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
HCR 21                                                                                                                        
The Health & Social Services Committee considered:                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 21                                                                                          
    Urging Governor Bill Walker to join with the Alaska State                                                                   
    Legislature to respond to the public and behavioral health                                                                  
    epidemic of adverse childhood experiences by establishing a                                                                 
    statewide policy and providing programs to address this epidemic.                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representative Seaton, Chair, with the                                                                 
following individual recommendations:                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (4):  Tarr, Foster, Wool, Seaton                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
1.  Zero, House Health & Social Services Committee                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
HCR 21 was referred to the Finance Committee.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
HJR 29                                                                                                                        
The Judiciary Committee considered:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 29                                                                                               
    Requesting the United States Congress to call a convention of the                                                           
    states to propose an amendment to the Constitution of the United                                                            
    States to set a limit on the number of terms that a person may be                                                           
    elected as a member of the United States House of                                                                           
    Representatives and as a member of the United States Senate; and                                                            
    urging the legislatures of the other 49 states to request the United                                                        
    States Congress to call a convention of the states.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                

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The report was signed by Representative LeDoux, Chair, with the                                                                 
following individual recommendations:                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (1):  LeDoux                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
No recommendation (3):  Millett, Lynn, Claman                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
1.  Zero, Legislative Agency                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
HJR 29 was referred to the Rules Committee for placement on the                                                                 
calendar.                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
HB 156                                                                                                                        
The Finance Committee considered:                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE BILL NO. 156                                                                                                          
    "An Act relating to compliance with federal education laws;                                                                 
    relating to public school accountability; and providing for an                                                              
    effective date."                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 156(EDC)                                                                                              
    "An Act relating to the duties of the Department of Education and                                                           
    Early Development and school districts; relating to public school                                                           
    curriculum and assessments; relating to compliance with federal                                                             
    education laws; relating to public school accountability; relating to                                                       
    a statewide assessment plan and review of education laws and                                                                
    regulations; and providing for an effective date."                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representative Thompson, Co-chair, with                                                                
the following individual recommendations:                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (3):  Wilson, Gattis, Thompson                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Do not pass (1):  Kawasaki                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
No recommendation (4):  Saddler, Pruitt, Edgmon, Munoz                                                                          

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Amend (1):  Guttenberg                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply to CSHB 156(EDC):                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
1.  Indeterminate, Dept. of Education & Early Development                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
HB 156 was referred to the Rules Committee for placement on the                                                                 
calendar.                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
HB 209                                                                                                                        
The Finance Committee considered:                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE BILL NO. 209                                                                                                          
    "An Act relating to an Alaska Water and Sewer Advisory                                                                      
    Committee; and providing for an effective date."                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 209(FIN)                                                                                              
    (same title)                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representative Thompson, Co-chair, with                                                                
the following individual recommendations:                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (7):  Saddler, Kawasaki, Guttenberg, Gattis, Edgmon, Munoz,                                                             
Thompson                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply to CSHB 209(FIN):                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
1.  Zero, Legislative Agency                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
HB 209 was referred to the Rules Committee for placement on the                                                                 
calendar.                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
HB 254                                                                                                                        
The Finance Committee considered:                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE BILL NO. 254                                                                                                          
    "An Act extending the termination date of the Big Game                                                                      
    Commercial Services Board; and providing for an effective date."                                                            

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The report was signed by Representatives Neuman and Thompson,                                                                   
Co-chairs, with the following individual recommendations:                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (6):  Gara, Guttenberg, Gattis, Edgmon, Munoz, Thompson                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
No recommendation (4):  Saddler, Pruitt, Wilson, Neuman                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Amend (1):  Kawasaki                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
2. Fiscal, Dept. of Commerce, Community, & Economic Development                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
HB 254 was referred to the Rules Committee for placement on the                                                                 
calendar.                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
HB 266                                                                                                                        
The Resources Committee considered:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE BILL NO. 266                                                                                                          
    "An Act relating to the authority of the Board of Game to adopt,                                                            
    amend, or repeal certain regulations."                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 266(RES)                                                                                              
    (same title)                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representatives Talerico and Nageak, Co-                                                               
chairs, with the following individual recommendations:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (2):  Talerico, Nageak                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Do not pass (1):  Josephson                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
No recommendation (6):  Johnson, Herron, Chenault (alternate),                                                                  
Olson, Tarr. Seaton                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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The following fiscal note(s) apply to CSHB 266(RES):                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
1.  Fiscal, Dept. of Fish & Game                                                                                                
2.  Fiscal, Dept. of Fish & Game                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HB 266 was referred to the Rules Committee for placement on the                                                                 
calendar.                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
HB 317                                                                                                                        
The Judiciary Committee considered:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE BILL NO. 317                                                                                                          
    "An Act relating to forfeiture to the state; relating to criminal law;                                                      
    amending Rules 3, 4, 11, 12, 16, 32, 32.2, 32.3, 39, 39.1, and 42,                                                          
    Alaska Rules of Criminal Procedure, Rules 501, 801, and 803,                                                                
    Alaska Rules of Evidence, and Rules 202, 209, and 217, Alaska                                                               
    Rules of Appellate Procedure; and providing for an effective                                                                
    date."                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 317(JUD)                                                                                              
    "An Act relating to civil in rem forfeiture actions; and providing                                                          
    for an effective date."                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representative LeDoux, Chair, with the                                                                 
following individual recommendations:                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (4):  Kreiss-Tomkins, Lynn, Claman, LeDoux                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply to CSHB 317(JUD):                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
1.  Fiscal, Dept. of Law                                                                                                        
2.  Indeterminate, Dept. of Public Safety                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
HB 317 was referred to the Finance Committee.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
SB 32                                                                                                                         
The Resources Committee considered:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                

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    CS SENATE BILL NO. 32(RES)                                                                                                  
    "An Act relating to the sale of timber on state land; and providing                                                         
    for an effective date."                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    HCS CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 32(RES)                                                                                          
    (same title)                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representatives Talerico and Nageak, Co-                                                               
chairs, with the following individual recommendations:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (5):  Johnson, Chenault (alternate), Olson, Talerico, Nageak                                                            
                                                                                                                                
No recommendation (4):  Josephson, Herron, Seaton, Tarr                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply to HCS CSSB 32(RES):                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
2.  Zero, Dept. of Natural Resources                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSSB 32(RES) was referred to the Finance Committee.                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
SB 125                                                                                                                        
The Labor & Commerce Committee considered:                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 125(RES)                                                                                             
    "An Act adding legislative nonvoting members to the board of                                                                
    directors of the Alaska Gasline Development Corporation."                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 125(RES)                                                                                
    "An Act relating to the board of directors of the Alaska Gasline                                                            
    Development Corporation; adding legislators as nonvoting                                                                    
    members of the board of directors of the Alaska Gasline                                                                     
    Development Corporation; and providing for an effective date."                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    (HCR 28 - title change resolution)                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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The report was signed by Representative Olson, Chair, with the                                                                  
following individual recommendations:                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (1):  Olson                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Do not pass (2):  Kito, Josephson                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
No recommendation (4):  LeDoux, Tilton, Colver, Hughes                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply to HCS CSSB 125(RES):                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
2.  Zero, Dept. of Commerce, Community, & Economic Development                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
CSSB 125(RES) was referred to the Rules Committee for placement                                                                 
on the calendar.                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                       INTRODUCTION OF CITATIONS                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
The following citations were introduced and referred to the Rules                                                               
Committee for placement on the calendar:                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Dona Helmer, 2015 School Librarian of the Year                                                                       
By Representatives Pruitt, Josephson                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Queen and King Louella and Fred Hupprich                                                                             
By Representative Kawasaki; Senator Kelly                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Del Juan X. Avila, Alaska Air National Guardsman of the                                                              
Year                                                                                                                            
By Representative LeDoux; Senator Wielechowski                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - James Harris, 2015 BP Teachers of Excellence Award                                                                   
By Representative Olson; Senator Micciche                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Matthew Widaman, 2015 BP Teachers of Excellence                                                                      
Award                                                                                                                           
By Representative Olson; Senator Micciche                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Neil Alexander Moss                                                                                                  
By Representatives Gattis, Tilton, Hughes, Colver, Neuman, Keller;                                                              
Senators Huggins, Dunleavy, Stoltze                                                                                             

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Honoring - Bob Hajdukovich, 2016 UAF Business Leader of the Year                                                                
By Representatives Kawasaki, Thompson                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - St. Mary's Episcopal Church                                                                                          
By Representatives Josephson, Drummond                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - 2015 UAA Women's Volleyball Team                                                                                     
By Representative Josephson                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - The Fairbanks Four                                                                                                   
By Representatives Kawasaki, Guttenberg                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Older Americans Month 2016                                                                                           
By Representatives Kawasaki, Wool                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Alaska Federation of Natives 50th Anniversary                                                                        
By Representatives Kawasaki, Edgmon                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Soldotna High School Football Team, 2015 Medium                                                                      
School State Champions                                                                                                          
By Representative Olson; Senator Micciche                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - The Alaska State Troopers, 75 Years Protecting the People                                                            
of Alaska                                                                                                                       
By Representative Neuman; Senator Bishop                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - The Tatsuda Family                                                                                                   
By Representative Ortiz; Senator Stedman                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Susan Drathman                                                                                                       
By Senator Stevens; Representative Seaton                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Larry DeVilbiss                                                                                                      
By Senators Stoltze, Huggins; Representatives Hughes, Tilton                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Interior Alaska Wolverines, 18U Tier III Hockey Team,                                                                
Alaska State Competitive Championship                                                                                           
By Senator Dunleavy; Representative Colver                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Mat-Su Regional Medical Center on Ten Years of Service                                                               
By Senator Stoltze; Representatives Hughes, Tilton                                                                              
                                                                                                                                

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In Memoriam - Edward Voke, M.D.                                                                                                 
By Representative Josephson                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Artis Flanagan, Jr.                                                                                               
By Representative Kawasaki                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Margaret E. Von Wichman                                                                                           
By Representative Olson; Senator MacKinnon                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Roy Allen Roth                                                                                                    
By Senator Stoltze; Representatives Hughes, Tilton                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Walter John Gilmour                                                                                               
By Senators Stoltze, McGuire                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Thomas and Maxine McKinley                                                                                        
By Senators Stoltze, MacKinnon; Representatives Saddler, Reinbold,                                                              
Tilton                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Charles Michael Reader                                                                                            
By Senator Olson; Representative Foster                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
                  CONSIDERATION OF THE DAILY CALENDAR                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
                         LEGISLATIVE CITATIONS                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Representative Millett moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                               
House approve the citations on the calendar.  There being no                                                                    
objection, the following citations were approved and sent to enrolling:                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Isabella Weiss, 2016 Spirit of Community Award                                                                       
By Representatives Hughes, Gattis, Tilton, Neuman, Keller, Colver,                                                              
Chenault, Claman, Drummond, Edgmon, Foster, Gara, Guttenberg,                                                                   
Hawker, Herron, Johnson, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito, Kreiss-Tomkins,                                                             
LeDoux, Lynn, Millett, Munoz, Nageak, Olson, Ortiz, Pruitt, Reinbold,                                                           
Saddler, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes, Talerico, Tarr, Thompson, Tuck,                                                             
Vazquez, Wilson, Wool; Senators Stoltze, Dunleavy, Huggins                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Blaine Sharrock and Johnathan Stephens and the 2015-2016                                                             
All Cook Inlet Conference Boys Hockey Team                                                                                      
By Representatives Millett, Chenault, Claman, Colver, Drummond,                                                                 
Edgmon, Foster, Gara, Gattis, Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron, Hughes,                                                               

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Johnson, Josephson, Kawasaki, Keller, Kito, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux,                                                             
Lynn, Munoz, Nageak, Neuman, Olson, Ortiz, Pruitt, Reinbold, Saddler,                                                           
Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes, Talerico, Tarr, Thompson, Tilton, Tuck,                                                              
Vazquez, Wilson, Wool; Senator Meyer                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Michael Martinez                                                                                                     
By Senators Meyer, Giessel; Representatives Chenault, Claman, Colver,                                                           
Drummond, Edgmon, Foster, Gara, Gattis, Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron,                                                             
Hughes, Johnson, Josephson, Kawasaki, Keller, Kito, Kreiss-Tomkins,                                                             
LeDoux, Lynn, Millett, Munoz, Nageak, Neuman, Olson, Ortiz, Pruitt,                                                             
Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes, Talerico, Tarr, Thompson,                                                         
Tilton, Tuck, Vazquez, Wilson, Wool                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Valdez High School Academic Decathlon Team                                                                           
By Senator Dunleavy; Representatives Colver, Chenault, Claman,                                                                  
Drummond, Edgmon, Foster, Gara, Gattis, Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron,                                                             
Hughes, Johnson, Josephson, Kawasaki, Keller, Kito, Kreiss-Tomkins,                                                             
LeDoux, Lynn, Millett, Munoz, Nageak, Neuman, Olson, Ortiz, Pruitt,                                                             
Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes, Talerico, Tarr, Thompson,                                                         
Tilton, Tuck, Vazquez, Wilson, Wool                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Ellen L. Whitcher                                                                                                 
By Representatives Kawasaki, Chenault, Claman, Colver, Drummond,                                                                
Edgmon, Foster, Gara, Gattis, Guttenberg, Hawker, Herron, Hughes,                                                               
Johnson, Josephson, Keller, Kito, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lynn,                                                                 
Millett, Munoz, Nageak, Neuman, Olson, Ortiz, Pruitt, Saddler, Seaton,                                                          
Spohnholz, Stutes, Talerico, Tarr, Thompson, Tilton, Tuck, Vazquez,                                                             
Wilson, Wool; Senator Kelly                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
                          UNFINISHED BUSINESS                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HB 266                                                                                                                        
The Speaker added a Finance Committee referral for the following:                                                               
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE BILL NO. 266                                                                                                          
    "An Act relating to the authority of the Board of Game to adopt,                                                            
    amend, or repeal certain regulations."                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
HB 266 was removed from the Rules Committee and referred to the                                                                 
Finance Committee.                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                

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                      CONCUR IN SENATE AMENDMENTS                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HB 75                                                                                                                         
Representative Millett moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                               
House consider the Senate message (page 1839) on the following:                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 75(JUD) am                                                                                            
    "An Act relating to the registration of marijuana establishments by                                                         
    municipalities; relating to the definition of 'marijuana'; clarifying                                                       
    standards for personal use of marijuana by persons 21 years of age                                                          
    or older; prohibiting the public consumption of marijuana;                                                                  
    authorizing the registration of marijuana clubs; relating to                                                                
    established villages and to local option elections regarding the                                                            
    operation of marijuana establishments; and providing for an                                                                 
    effective date."                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
and                                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    2d SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 75(RLS)                                                                              
    "An Act relating to background checks for persons applying to                                                               
    operate marijuana establishments; relating to possessing, using,                                                            
    displaying, purchasing, growing, processing, transporting, and                                                              
    transferring marijuana; relating to assisting another person 21                                                             
    years of age or older in activities related to marijuana; relating to                                                       
    established villages and to local option elections regarding the                                                            
    operation of marijuana establishments; and providing for an                                                                 
    effective date."                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
    (SCR 14 - title change resolution)                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Representative Millett moved that the House concur in the Senate                                                                
amendment to CSHB 75(JUD) am, thus adopting 2d SCS CSHB                                                                         
75(RLS), and recommended that the members vote no.                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall the House concur in the Senate                                                                      
amendment to CSHB 75(JUD) am?"  The roll was taken with the                                                                     
following result:                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                

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2D SCS CSHB 75(RLS)                                                                                                             
Concur                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  0   NAYS:  39   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Chenault, Claman, Colver, Drummond, Edgmon, Foster, Gara,                                                                
Gattis, Guttenberg, Herron, Hughes, Johnson, Josephson, Kawasaki,                                                               
Keller, Kito, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lynn, Millett, Munoz,                                                                     
Nageak, Neuman, Olson, Ortiz, Pruitt, Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton,                                                                
Spohnholz, Stutes, Talerico, Tarr, Thompson, Tilton, Tuck, Vazquez,                                                             
Wilson, Wool                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Hawker                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
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 Tilton, Chair                                                                                                
    Representative Millett                                                                                                      
    Representative Drummond                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
HB 256                                                                                                                        
Representative Millett moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                               
House consider the Senate message (page 1840) on the following:                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 256(FIN)                                                                                              
    "An Act making appropriations for the operating and loan                                                                    
    program expenses of state government and for certain programs;                                                              
    capitalizing funds; amending appropriations; repealing                                                                      
    appropriations; making supplemental appropriations; and                                                                     
    providing for an effective date."                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
and                                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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    SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 256(FIN)                                                                                
    (same title)                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Representative Millett moved that the House concur in the Senate                                                                
amendment to CSHB 256(FIN), thus adopting SCS CSHB 256(FIN),                                                                    
and recommended that the members vote no.                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall the House concur in the Senate                                                                      
amendment to CSHB 256(FIN)?"  The roll was taken with the                                                                       
following result:                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSHB 256(FIN)                                                                                                               
Concur                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  0   NAYS:  39   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Chenault, Claman, Colver, Drummond, Edgmon, Foster, Gara,                                                                
Gattis, Guttenberg, Herron, Hughes, Johnson, Josephson, Kawasaki,                                                               
Keller, Kito, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lynn, Millett, Munoz,                                                                     
Nageak, Neuman, Olson, Ortiz, Pruitt, Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton,                                                                
Spohnholz, Stutes, Talerico, Tarr, Thompson, Tilton, Tuck, Vazquez,                                                             
Wilson, Wool                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Hawker                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
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 Neuman, Chair                                                                                                
    Representative Thompson                                                                                                     
    Representative Gara                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
The Speaker stated that Uniform Rule 23(d) will be in effect when the                                                           
Senate appoints members to the Conference Committee.                                                                            

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HB 257                                                                                                                        
Representative Millett moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                               
House consider the Senate message (page 1840) on the following:                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 257(FIN)                                                                                              
    "An Act making appropriations for the operating and capital                                                                 
    expenses of the state's integrated comprehensive mental health                                                              
    program; making supplemental appropriations; and providing for                                                              
    an effective date."                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
and                                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 257(FIN)                                                                                
    "An Act making appropriations for the operating and capital                                                                 
    expenses of the state's integrated comprehensive mental health                                                              
    program; and providing for an effective date."                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
    (SCR 21 - title change resolution)                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Representative Millett moved that the House concur in the Senate                                                                
amendment to CSHB 257(FIN), thus adopting SCS CSHB 257(FIN),                                                                    
and recommended that the members vote no.                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall the House concur in the Senate                                                                      
amendment to CSHB 257(FIN)?"  The roll was taken with the                                                                       
following result:                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSHB 257(FIN)                                                                                                               
Concur                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  0   NAYS:  39   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Chenault, Claman, Colver, Drummond, Edgmon, Foster, Gara,                                                                
Gattis, Guttenberg, Herron, Hughes, Johnson, Josephson, Kawasaki,                                                               
Keller, Kito, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lynn, Millett, Munoz,                                                                     
Nageak, Neuman, Olson, Ortiz, Pruitt, Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton,                                                                
Spohnholz, Stutes, Talerico, Tarr, Thompson, Tilton, Tuck, Vazquez,                                                             
Wilson, Wool                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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Excused:  Hawker                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
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 Neuman, Chair                                                                                                
    Representative Thompson                                                                                                     
    Representative Gara                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
                          UNFINISHED BUSINESS                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HB 156                                                                                                                        
Representatives Colver and Wilson added as cosponsors to:                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE BILL NO. 156                                                                                                          
    "An Act relating to compliance with federal education laws;                                                                 
    relating to public school accountability; and providing for an                                                              
    effective date."                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HB 236                                                                                                                        
Representatives LeDoux, Hughes, and Saddler added as cosponsors to:                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE BILL NO. 236                                                                                                          
    "An Act relating to marriage solemnization."                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HB 298                                                                                                                        
Representative Saddler added as a cosponsor to:                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE BILL NO. 298                                                                                                          
    "An Act relating to school districts; and relating to layoff plans for                                                      
    tenured teachers."                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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HB 347                                                                                                                        
Representative LeDoux added as a cosponsor to:                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE BILL NO. 347                                                                                                          
    "An Act relating to the limitation period to commence a false                                                               
    claims action; relating to recovery for false claims for state or                                                           
    municipal funds; and amending Rules 4, 24, and 46, Alaska Rules                                                             
    of Civil Procedure."                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
HB 352                                                                                                                        
Representative Lynn added as a cosponsor to:                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE BILL NO. 352                                                                                                          
    "An Act relating to disciplinary sanctions imposed by the State                                                             
    Medical Board; restricting employees and representatives of                                                                 
    abortion services providers, and affiliates of abortion services                                                            
    providers, from delivering instruction or distributing materials in                                                         
    public schools and providing civil penalties for violations; relating                                                       
    to revocation or suspension of teacher certificates; relating to the                                                        
    receipt of state funds by teachers and school board members; and                                                            
    providing for an effective date."                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
SB 1                                                                                                                          
Representative Talerico added as a cross sponsor to:                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR SENATE BILL NO.                                                                               
    1(FIN)                                                                                                                      
    "An Act prohibiting smoking in certain places; relating to                                                                  
    education on the smoking prohibition; and providing for an                                                                  
    effective date."                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
                             ANNOUNCEMENTS                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
House committee schedules are published under separate cover.                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
                              ADJOURNMENT                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Representative Millett moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                               
House adjourn until 11:00 a.m., April 6, 2016.  There being no                                                                  
objection, the House adjourned at 11:43 a.m.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                            Crystaline Jones                                                                    
                                            Chief Clerk