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                                SENATE JOURNAL                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
                           ALASKA STATE LEGISLATURE                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
                           TWENTY-NINTH LEGISLATURE                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
                                SECOND SESSION                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Juneau, Alaska                      Friday                      April 8, 2016                                                 
                                                                                                                                
                               Eighty-first Day                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Pursuant to adjournment the Senate was called to order by President                                                             
Meyer at 11:09 a.m.                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
The roll showed nineteen members present. Senator Olson was                                                                     
excused from a call of the Senate.                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
The prayer was offered by the Chaplain, Josh Sekona, President of the                                                           
Juneau Single Adult Branch of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-                                                             
day Saints. Senator Hoffman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                              
the prayer be spread. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
          Heavenly Father, we are so thankful for all the many                                                                  
          great blessings that thou has blessed us with - even                                                                  
          this great nation, and all of those that have been                                                                    
          elected and appointed to lead us, and even this                                                                       
          beautiful state of Alaska. I ask a special blessing on                                                                
          all of those that are here today, and for all of the                                                                  
          things that they have prepared, and to represent the                                                                  
          people in various parts of this beautiful state. I say                                                                
               this humbly in the name of Jesus Christ.   Amen.                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Senator MacKinnon led the Senate in the Pledge of Allegiance.                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                Certification                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the journal                                                              
for the eightieth legislative day be approved as certified by the                                                               
Secretary. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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                           Messages from the House                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Message dated April 7 was read stating the House passed and                                                                     
transmitted for consideration:                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                  First Reading and Reference of House Bills                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
HB 222                                                                                                                        
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 222(FIN) BY THE HOUSE FINANCE                                                                             
COMMITTEE, entitled:                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
            "An Act relating to increases of appropriation items."                                                             
                                                                                                                                
was read the first time and referred to the Finance Committee.                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
HB 370                                                                                                                        
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 370(CRA) am BY THE HOUSE                                                                                  
COMMUNITY AND REGIONAL AFFAIRS COMMITTEE, entitled:                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
               "An Act relating to military facility zones; and                                                                
            relating to a municipal tax exemption or deferral for                                                              
          economic development property."                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
was read the first time and referred to the Community and Regional                                                              
Affairs and Finance Committees.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                          Standing Committee Reports                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
SB 91                                                                                                                         
The Finance Committee considered SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR                                                                         
SENATE BILL NO. 91 "An Act relating to criminal law and                                                                         
procedure; relating to controlled substances; relating to probation;                                                            
relating to sentencing; establishing a pretrial services program with                                                           
pretrial services officers in the Department of Corrections; relating to                                                        
permanent fund dividends; relating to electronic monitoring; relating                                                           
to penalties for violations of municipal ordinances; relating to parole;                                                        
relating to correctional restitution centers; relating to community work                                                        
service; relating to revocation, termination, suspension, cancellation,                                                         
or restoration of a driver's license; relating to the disqualification of                                                       

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persons convicted of certain felony drug offenses from participation in                                                         
the food stamp and temporary assistance programs; relating to the                                                               
duties of the commissioner of corrections; amending Rules 6, 32, 32.1,                                                          
38, 41, and 43, Alaska Rules of Criminal Procedure, and repealing                                                               
Rules 41(d) and (e), Alaska Rules of Criminal Procedure; and                                                                    
providing for an effective date" and recommended it be replaced with                                                            
                                                                                                                                
          CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR SENATE                                                                                  
          BILL NO. 91(FIN) "An Act relating to criminal law                                                                     
          and procedure; relating to controlled substances;                                                                     
          relating to immunity from prosecution for the crime                                                                   
          of prostitution; relating to probation; relating to                                                                   
          sentencing; establishing a pretrial services program                                                                  
          with pretrial services officers in the Department of                                                                  
          Corrections; relating to the publication of suspended                                                                 
          entries of judgment on a publicly available Internet                                                                  
          website; relating to permanent fund dividends;                                                                        
          relating to electronic monitoring; relating to penalties                                                              
          for violations of municipal ordinances; relating to                                                                   
          parole; relating to correctional restitution centers;                                                                 
          relating to community work service; relating to                                                                       
          revocation, termination, suspension, cancellation, or                                                                 
          restoration of a driver's license; relating to the excise                                                             
          tax on marijuana; establishing the recidivism                                                                         
          reduction fund; relating to the Alaska Criminal                                                                       
          Justice Commission; relating to the disqualification                                                                  
          of persons convicted of specified drug offenses from                                                                  
          participation in the food stamp and temporary                                                                         
          assistance programs; relating to the duties of the                                                                    
          commissioner of corrections; amending Rules 32,                                                                       
          32.1, 38, 41, and 43, Alaska Rules of Criminal                                                                        
          Procedure, and repealing Rules 41(d) and (e), Alaska                                                                  
          Rules of Criminal Procedure; and providing for an                                                                     
          effective date."                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Signing do pass: Senators Kelly, MacKinnon, Cochairs; Senators                                                                  
Micciche, Bishop. Signing no recommendation: Senator Dunleavy.                                                                  
Signing amend: Senator Hoffman.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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The following fiscal information was published today:                                                                           
     Fiscal Note No. 16, zero, Department of Administration                                                                     
     Fiscal Note No. 17, zero, Department of Administration                                                                     
     Fiscal Note No. 18, Department of Corrections                                                                              
     Fiscal Note No. 19, Department of Corrections                                                                              
     Fiscal Note No. 20, zero, Department of Corrections                                                                        
     Fiscal Note No. 21, Department of Corrections                                                                              
     Fiscal Note No. 22, Department of Corrections                                                                              
     Fiscal Note No. 23, Department of Corrections                                                                              
     Fiscal Note No. 24, Department of Corrections                                                                              
         Fiscal Note No. 25, Department of Health and Social Services                                                          
         Fiscal Note No. 26, Department of Health and Social Services                                                          
     Fiscal Note No. 27, zero, Department of Health and Social                                                                  
      Services                                                                                                                  
         Fiscal Note No. 28, Department of Health and Social Services                                                          
     Fiscal Note No. 29, zero, Department of Law                                                                                
     Fiscal Note No. 30, zero, Department of Public Safety                                                                      
     Fiscal Note No. 31, Department of Public Safety                                                                            
     Fiscal Note No. 32, zero, Alaska Judicial System                                                                           
     Fiscal Note No. 33, Alaska Judicial System                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                                                  
     Fiscal Note No. 9, zero, Department of Administration                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The bill is on today's calendar.                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
SB 171                                                                                                                        
The State Affairs Committee considered SENATE BILL NO. 171 "An                                                                  
Act relating to the duties of the Department of Administration; relating                                                        
to payment of judgment against the state; relating to pre-audit of                                                              
claims; relating to travel costs and travel outside the state; repealing                                                        
authorization and administration of the Department of Administration                                                            
to make advances to the University of Alaska; and repealing the                                                                 
United States savings bond purchase plan" and recommended it be                                                                 
replaced with                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
       CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 171(STA) "An Act relating                                                                         
       to the duties of the Department of Administration; relating                                                              
       to payment of judgments against the state; relating to use                                                               
       of negotiated state contracts to make arrangements for                                                                   
       persons traveling on official business; relating to pre-audit                                                            

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       of claims; relating to the establishment and maintenance                                                                 
       of an Internet website providing public finance                                                                          
       information and identifying the information to be                                                                        
       available on the Internet website; relating to travel costs                                                              
       and travel outside the state; repealing the authority of the                                                             
       Department of Administration to make advances to the                                                                     
       University of Alaska; repealing the United States savings                                                                
          bond purchase plan; and providing for an effective date."                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Signing do pass: Senator Stoltze, Chair; Senators Huggins, McGuire,                                                             
Wielechowski. Signing no recommendation: Senator Coghill.                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal information was published today:                                                                           
     Fiscal Note No. 2, Department of Administration                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The bill was referred to the Finance Committee.                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
HB 231                                                                                                                        
Forthcoming fiscal information (page 2354) for the State Affairs                                                                
Senate Committee Substitute for CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                                                           
231(FIN) "An Act extending the termination date of the Board of                                                                 
Parole; and providing for an effective date" was published today:                                                               
 Fiscal Note No. 3, Department of Corrections                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                        Consideration of the Calendar                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
                        Second Reading of Senate Bills                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
SB 69                                                                                                                         
SENATE BILL NO. 69 "An Act relating to the Board of Chiropractic                                                                
Examiners and the practice of chiropractic" was read the second time.                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Senator MacKinnon, Cochair, moved and asked unanimous consent                                                                   
for the adoption of the Finance Committee Substitute offered on page                                                            
2352. Senator Gardner objected, then withdrew her objection. There                                                              
being no further objection, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 69(FIN) was                                                                  
adopted.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                                              
considered engrossed, advanced to third reading and placed on final                                                             
passage. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                

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CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 69(FIN) was read the third time.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Senator Dunleavy moved and asked unanimous consent to abstain                                                                   
from voting due to a conflict of interest. Senator Coghill objected and                                                         
Senator Dunleavy was required to vote.                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 69(FIN) "An                                                                   
Act relating to the Board of Chiropractic Examiners and the practice                                                            
of chiropractic" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the                                                                  
following result:                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
CSSB 69(FIN)                                                                                                                    
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  18   NAYS:  1   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Egan, Ellis, Gardner, Giessel,                                                                
Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer, Micciche,                                                                   
Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Dunleavy                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Olson                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
and so, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 69(FIN) passed the Senate and                                                                    
was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
SB 91                                                                                                                         
SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR SENATE BILL NO. 91 "An Act                                                                               
relating to criminal law and procedure; relating to controlled                                                                  
substances; relating to probation; relating to sentencing; establishing a                                                       
pretrial services program with pretrial services officers in the                                                                
Department of Corrections; relating to permanent fund dividends;                                                                
relating to electronic monitoring; relating to penalties for violations of                                                      
municipal ordinances; relating to parole; relating to correctional                                                              
restitution centers; relating to community work service; relating to                                                            
revocation, termination, suspension, cancellation, or restoration of a                                                          
driver's license; relating to the disqualification of persons convicted of                                                      
certain felony drug offenses from participation in the food stamp and                                                           
temporary assistance programs; relating to the duties of the                                                                    
commissioner of corrections; amending Rules 6, 32, 32.1, 38, 41, and                                                            

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43, Alaska Rules of Criminal Procedure, and repealing Rules 41(d)                                                               
and (e), Alaska Rules of Criminal Procedure; and providing for an                                                               
effective date" was read the second time.                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Senator MacKinnon, Cochair, moved and asked unanimous consent                                                                   
for the adoption of the Finance Committee Substitute offered on page                                                            
2378. Senator Gardner objected, then withdrew her objection. There                                                              
being no further objection, CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR                                                                       
SENATE BILL NO. 91(FIN) "An Act relating to criminal law and                                                                    
procedure; relating to controlled substances; relating to immunity from                                                         
prosecution for the crime of prostitution; relating to probation; relating                                                      
to sentencing; establishing a pretrial services program with pretrial                                                           
services officers in the Department of Corrections; relating to the                                                             
publication of suspended entries of judgment on a publicly available                                                            
Internet website; relating to permanent fund dividends; relating to                                                             
electronic monitoring; relating to penalties for violations of municipal                                                        
ordinances; relating to parole; relating to correctional restitution                                                            
centers; relating to community work service; relating to revocation,                                                            
termination, suspension, cancellation, or restoration of a driver's                                                             
license; relating to the excise tax on marijuana; establishing the                                                              
recidivism reduction fund; relating to the Alaska Criminal Justice                                                              
Commission; relating to the disqualification of persons convicted of                                                            
specified drug offenses from participation in the food stamp and                                                                
temporary assistance programs; relating to the duties of the                                                                    
commissioner of corrections; amending Rules 32, 32.1, 38, 41, and 43,                                                           
Alaska Rules of Criminal Procedure, and repealing Rules 41(d) and                                                               
(e), Alaska Rules of Criminal Procedure; and providing for an                                                                   
effective date" was adopted.                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
President Meyer stated CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR                                                                            
SENATE BILL NO. 91(FIN) will advance to third reading on the                                                                    
April 9 calendar.                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
SB 112                                                                                                                        
SENATE BILL NO. 112 "An Act establishing procedures related to a                                                                
petition for adoption of a child in state custody; adding a definition of                                                       
'proxy for a formal petition'; amending Rule 6(a), Alaska Adoption                                                              
Rules; and providing for an effective date" was read the second time.                                                           
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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Senator McGuire, Chair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                                               
adoption of the Judiciary Committee Substitute offered on page 2259.                                                            
Senator Gardner objected, then withdrew her objection. There being                                                              
no further objection, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 112(JUD) "An Act                                                                   
establishing procedures related to a petition or proxy for adoption or                                                          
guardianship of a child in state custody; adding a definition of 'proxy                                                         
for a formal petition'; amending Rules 5 and 6(a), Alaska Adoption                                                              
Rules, and adding Rule 17.3, Alaska Child in Need of Aid Rules of                                                               
Procedure; and providing for an effective date" was adopted.                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                                              
considered engrossed, advanced to third reading and placed on final                                                             
passage. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 112(JUD) was read the third time.                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent CS FOR                                                                        
SENATE BILL NO. 112(JUD) be held in third reading to the April 9                                                                
calendar. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
SB 165                                                                                                                        
SENATE BILL NO. 165 "An Act relating to the presence of minors in                                                               
the licensed premises of manufacturers, wholesalers, and retailers of                                                           
alcoholic beverages; relating to the Alcoholic Beverage Control                                                                 
Board; relating to the offense of minor consuming; relating to                                                                  
revocation of a driver's license for a minor consuming offense; relating                                                        
to the effect of the revocation of a driver's license for a minor                                                               
consuming offense on a motor vehicle liability insurance policy; and                                                            
amending Rule 17, Alaska Rules of Minor Offense Procedure" was                                                                  
read the second time.                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Senator McGuire, Chair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                                               
adoption of the Judiciary Committee Substitute offered on page 2283.                                                            
Senator Gardner objected, then withdrew her objection. There being                                                              
no further objection, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 165(JUD) "An Act                                                                   
relating to the presence of minors in the licensed premises of                                                                  
manufacturers, wholesalers, and retailers of alcoholic beverages;                                                               
relating to the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board; relating to                                                                   
background checks for persons applying to operate marijuana                                                                     
establishments; relating to the offense of minor consuming; relating to                                                         

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revocation of a driver's license for a minor consuming offense; relating                                                        
to the effect of the revocation of a driver's license for a minor                                                               
consuming offense on a motor vehicle liability insurance policy; and                                                            
amending Rule 17, Alaska Rules of Minor Offense Procedure" was                                                                  
adopted.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Senator Micciche offered Amendment No. 1:                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, line 5:                                                                                                                 
           Delete "be actively engaged in the public health sector"                                                            
          Insert "represent the general public"                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, line 13:                                                                                                                
          Delete "or public health sector"                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, line 15, following "issued.":                                                                                           
 Insert "A board member representing the general public may not                                                                 
be affiliated with the public safety sector or the public health sector."                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Senator Micciche moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 1.                                                                     
Without objection, Amendment No. 1 was adopted.                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                                              
considered engrossed, advanced to third reading and placed on final                                                             
passage. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 165(JUD) am was read the third time.                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall CS FOR SENATE BILL                                                                                   
NO. 165(JUD) am "An Act relating to the presence of minors in the                                                               
licensed premises of manufacturers, wholesalers, and retailers of                                                               
alcoholic beverages; relating to the Alcoholic Beverage Control                                                                 
Board; relating to background checks for persons applying to operate                                                            
marijuana establishments; relating to the offense of minor consuming;                                                           
relating to revocation of a driver's license for a minor consuming                                                              
offense; relating to the effect of the revocation of a driver's license for                                                     
a minor consuming offense on a motor vehicle liability insurance                                                                
policy; and amending Rule 17, Alaska Rules of Minor Offense                                                                     
Procedure" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following                                                              
result:                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                

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CSSB 165(JUD) am                                                                                                                
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
Court Rule                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, Gardner,                                                               
Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                    
Micciche, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Olson                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
and so, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 165(JUD) am passed the Senate.                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                                              
the passage of the bill be considered the vote on the Court Rule                                                                
change. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was referred                                                          
to the Secretary for engrossment.                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                        Third Reading of Senate Bills                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
SB 154                                                                                                                        
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 154(STA) "An Act relating to special                                                                     
registration plates commemorating the Blood Bank of Alaska" was                                                                 
read the third time.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski moved that the bill be returned to second                                                                  
reading for the purpose of a specific amendment, that being                                                                     
Amendment No. 1.  Without objection, the bill was returned to second                                                            
reading.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski offered Amendment No. 1:                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 2, following "Alaska":                                                                                           
     Insert "; and relating to a veteran's designation on an                                                                  
identification card or a driver's license for Hmong veterans and                                                              
Lao veterans"                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, following line 3:                                                                                                       
     Insert a new bill section to read:                                                                                         
"* Section 1. AS 18.65.310(l) is amended to read:                                                                             

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          (l)  At the request of the person, the department shall provide                                                       
     a veteran designation and United States flag replica on an                                                                 
     identification card identifying the person as a retired veteran, [OR]                                                  
     a veteran of the armed forces of the United States discharged                                                              
     under honorable conditions, or a Hmong veteran or Lao veteran                                                          
     who served in military operations in support of the United                                                             
     States in the Kingdom of Laos between February 28, 1961,                                                               
     and May 15, 1975. The department may not charge a fee solely                                                           
     for the designation. To receive a veteran designation, the person                                                          
     shall provide proof of veteran status that shows the person is                                                             
     retired, was [OR] discharged under honorable conditions, or is a                                                   
     Hmong veteran or Lao veteran. The department shall consult                                                             
     with the Department of Military and Veterans' Affairs to                                                               
     determine the proof necessary to show that a person is a                                                               
     Hmong veteran or Lao veteran. With the approval of the person,                                                         
     the department shall make available to the Department of Military                                                          
     and Veterans' Affairs the name and address of a person receiving a                                                         
     veteran designation under this subsection. Notwithstanding (a) of                                                          
     this section, the department may charge a fee of $5 for                                                                    
     replacement of a valid identification card with a new identification                                                       
     card with a veteran designation."                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 4:                                                                                                                 
     Delete "Section 1"                                                                                                       
     Insert "Sec. 2"                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill section accordingly.                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, following line 5:                                                                                                       
     Insert a new bill section to read:                                                                                         
"* Sec. 4. AS 28.15.111(c) is amended to read:                                                                                
          (c)  At the request of an applicant, the department shall                                                             
     provide a veteran designation and United States flag replica on a                                                          
     license identifying the driver as a retired veteran, [OR] a veteran                                                    
     of the armed forces of the United States discharged under                                                                  
     honorable conditions, or a Hmong veteran or Lao veteran who                                                            
     served in military operations in support of the United States in                                                       
     the Kingdom of Laos between February 28, 1961, and May 15,                                                             
     1975. The department may not charge a fee solely for the                                                               
     designation. To receive a veteran designation, the driver shall                                                            

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     make available proof of veteran status that shows that the person                                                          
     is retired, was [OR] discharged under honorable conditions, or is                                                  
     a Hmong veteran or Lao veteran. The department shall                                                                   
     consult with the Department of Military and Veterans' Affairs                                                          
     to determine the proof necessary to show that a person is a                                                            
     Hmong veteran or Lao veteran. With the approval of the                                                                 
     applicant, the department shall make available to the Department                                                           
     of Military and Veterans' Affairs the name and address of a driver                                                         
     receiving a veteran designation under this subsection. The                                                                 
     department may charge a fee of $5 for replacement of a valid                                                               
     driver's license with a new license with a veteran designation. A                                                          
     replacement license with a veteran designation issued for $5 under                                                         
     this subsection shall retain the expiration date of the license it                                                         
     replaces."                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 1.                                                                 
Senator Stoltze objected.                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 1 be adopted?" The roll                                                                
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSSB 154(STA)                                                                                                                   
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 1?                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  4   NAYS:  15   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Egan, Ellis, Gardner, Wielechowski                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Giessel, Hoffman,                                                                   
Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer, Micciche, Stedman,                                                                   
Stevens, Stoltze                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Olson                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 1 failed.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 154(STA) was automatically in third                                                                      
reading.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent Senator Gardner                                                               
be excused from a call of the Senate from 1:07 p.m. plane time, April                                                           
8 through 1 p.m. plane time, April 10. Without objection, Senator                                                               
Gardner was excused.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SB 154                                                                                                                        
Senator Wielechowski moved that the bill be returned to second                                                                  
reading for the purpose of a specific amendment, that being                                                                     
Amendment No. 2. Without objection, the bill was returned to second                                                             
reading.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski offered Amendment No. 2:                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 2, following "Alaska":                                                                                           
     Insert "; and relating to special request "Share the Road"                                                               
plates"                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 4:                                                                                                                 
     Delete "a new subsection"                                                                                                  
     Insert "new subsections"                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, following line 10:                                                                                                      
     Insert a new subsection to read:                                                                                           
          "(jj)  Special request "Share the Road" plates. Upon                                                                  
     application by the owner of a motor vehicle, the department may                                                            
     issue registration plates with the phrase "Share the Road" on the                                                          
     plate. The commissioner shall determine the design and color of                                                            
     the plates. The department may disapprove the issuance of                                                                  
     registration plates under this subsection when the requested plates                                                        
     are a duplication of an existing registration."                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
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       (26) special request "Share the Road" plates………………...$50                                                                 
  plus the fee required for that vehicle under (b), (c), (h), or (i) of this                                                    
  section; the fee required by this paragraph shall be collected                                                                
  biennially in the same manner as the fee required under (b), (c), (h),                                                        
  or (i) of this section"                                                                                                       

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Senator Wielechowski moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 2.                                                                 
Senator Stoltze objected.                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall Amendment No. 2 be adopted?" The roll                                                               
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSSB 154(STA)                                                                                                                   
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 2?                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  2   NAYS:  15   EXCUSED:  2   ABSENT:  1                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Ellis, Wielechowski                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Giessel, Hoffman,                                                             
Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, Meyer, Micciche, Stedman, Stevens,                                                                   
Stoltze                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Gardner, Olson                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  McGuire                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 2 failed.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 154(STA) was automatically in third                                                                      
reading.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 154(STA)                                                                      
"An Act relating to special registration plates commemorating the                                                               
Blood Bank of Alaska" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the                                                             
following result:                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
CSSB 154(STA)                                                                                                                   
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  17   NAYS:  1   EXCUSED:  2   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, Giessel,                                                               
Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer, Micciche,                                                                   
Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Wielechowski                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Gardner, Olson                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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and so, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 154(STA) passed the Senate and                                                                   
was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                  Citations                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Alaska School Activities Association High School Hall of                                                             
Fame Class of 2016                                                                                                              
Senator(s) Stoltze, Costello, Meyer, Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Egan,                                                           
Ellis, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon,                                                                    
McGuire, Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Jennifer Neyman and The Redoubt Reporter                                                                             
Senator(s) Micciche, Meyer, Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy,                                                                
Egan, Ellis, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon,                                                              
McGuire, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                         
Representative(s) Olson                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Caring for the Kenai 25th Anniversary                                                                                
Senator(s) Micciche, Meyer, Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy,                                                                
Egan, Ellis, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon,                                                              
McGuire, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                         
Representative(s) Olson                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Juneau-Douglas High School Boys Basketball Team 2016                                                                 
4A State Champions                                                                                                              
Senator(s) Egan, Meyer, Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Ellis,                                                             
Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire,                                                                  
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
Representative(s) Kito, Munoz                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Dave Blaisdell                                                                                                       
Representative(s) Munoz, Kito                                                                                                   
Senator(s) Egan, Meyer, Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Ellis,                                                             
Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire,                                                                  
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

2016-04-08                     Senate Journal                      Page 2392
Honoring - Esther Julia Cox                                                                                                     
Representative(s) Tuck                                                                                                          
Senator(s) McGuire, Meyer, Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy,                                                                 
Egan, Ellis, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon,                                                              
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Top 40 Under 40 Recipients Bill Bailey & Wes Madden                                                                  
Representative(s) Kawasaki                                                                                                      
Senator(s) Kelly, Meyer, Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan,                                                             
Ellis, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, MacKinnon, McGuire,                                                                  
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Shannon Adair Dwyer 2015 BP Teacher of Excellence                                                                    
Representative(s) Olson                                                                                                         
Senator(s) Micciche, Meyer, Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy,                                                                
Egan, Ellis, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon,                                                              
McGuire, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Bob Sam                                                                                                              
Representative(s) Kreiss-Tomkins                                                                                                
Senator(s) Stedman, Meyer, Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy,                                                                 
Egan, Ellis, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon,                                                              
McGuire, Micciche, Olson, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Craig Public Library 2015 Recipient National Medal for                                                               
Museum and Library Service                                                                                                      
Representative(s) Kreiss-Tomkins                                                                                                
Senator(s) Stedman, Meyer, Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy,                                                                 
Egan, Ellis, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon,                                                              
McGuire, Micciche, Olson, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Petersburg High School Girls Basketball Team 2A State                                                                
Champions                                                                                                                       
Representative(s) Kreiss-Tomkins                                                                                                
Senator(s) Stedman, Meyer, Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy,                                                                 
Egan, Ellis, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon,                                                              
McGuire, Micciche, Olson, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

2016-04-08                     Senate Journal                      Page 2393
Honoring - Caroline "Cussy" Reader Kauer                                                                                        
Representative(s) Foster                                                                                                        
Senator(s) Olson, Meyer, Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan,                                                             
Ellis, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon,                                                                    
McGuire, Micciche, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Patrick Kemp                                                                                                         
Representative(s) Munoz, Kito, Neuman                                                                                           
Senator(s) Egan, Meyer, Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Ellis,                                                             
Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire,                                                                  
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Thomas Sweeney                                                                                                    
Senator(s) Stevens, Meyer, Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan,                                                           
Ellis, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon,                                                                    
McGuire, Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
Representative(s) Stutes                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - James Garrigues                                                                                                   
Senator(s) Meyer, Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis,                                                             
Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire,                                                                  
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
Representative(s) Millett                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Roy Rickey                                                                                                        
Senator(s) Egan, Meyer, Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Ellis,                                                             
Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire,                                                                  
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
Representative(s) Kito, Munoz                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Mary Hofauer Kutney, APRN                                                                                         
Senator(s) Giessel, MacKinnon, Meyer, Bishop, Coghill, Costello,                                                                
Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, Gardner, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, McGuire,                                                               
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Clementa C. Pinckney                                                                                              
Representative(s) Josephson                                                                                                     
Senator(s) Gardner, Meyer, Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy,                                                                 
Egan, Ellis, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire,                                                              
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

2016-04-08                     Senate Journal                      Page 2394
In Memoriam - Marcella Buckalew                                                                                                 
Representative(s) Josephson                                                                                                     
Senator(s) Gardner, Meyer, Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy,                                                                 
Egan, Ellis, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire,                                                              
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - James Paul Ritter                                                                                                 
Representative(s) Wilson                                                                                                        
Senator(s) Coghill, Meyer, Bishop, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis,                                                             
Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire,                                                                  
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Blanche Vest                                                                                                      
Representative(s) Wilson                                                                                                        
Senator(s) Coghill, Meyer, Bishop, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis,                                                             
Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire,                                                                  
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Sharol "Shari" Lind Otness                                                                                        
Representative(s) Kreiss-Tomkins                                                                                                
Senator(s) Stedman, Meyer, Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy,                                                                 
Egan, Ellis, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon,                                                              
McGuire, Micciche, Olson, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Frank Oscar Williams, Jr.                                                                                         
Representative(s) Kreiss-Tomkins                                                                                                
Senator(s) Stedman, Meyer, Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy,                                                                 
Egan, Ellis, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon,                                                              
McGuire, Micciche, Olson, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the citations                                                            
be adopted. Without objection, the citations were adopted and referred                                                          
to the Secretary for transmittal.                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

2016-04-08                     Senate Journal                      Page 2395
                             Unfinished Business                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
SB 8                                                                                                                          
Senator Egan moved and asked unanimous consent to be shown as a                                                                 
cosponsor on SENATE BILL NO. 8 "An Act relating to the regulation                                                               
and production of industrial hemp." Without objection, it was so                                                                
ordered.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
HB 143                                                                                                                        
Senator McGuire moved and asked unanimous consent to be shown as                                                                
a cross sponsor on CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 143(FIN) "An Act                                                                       
authorizing the Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority                                                              
to issue bonds to finance the infrastructure and construction costs of                                                          
the Sweetheart Lake hydroelectric project." Without objection, it was                                                           
so ordered.                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski moved and asked unanimous consent the                                                                      
Alaska Senate vote to not appeal the trial court's decision in Alaska                                                           
Legislative Council v. Governor Walker and Commissioner Valerie                                                                 
Davidson, 3AN-15-09208 CI, and direct that any further proceedings                                                              
in this matter not include the Alaska Senate.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved to table the motion.                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall the motion be tabled?" The roll was taken                                                            
with the following result:                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Shall the motion be tabled?                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  15   NAYS:  3   EXCUSED:  2   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Giessel, Hoffman,                                                                   
Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer, Micciche, Stedman,                                                                   
Stevens, Stoltze                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Egan, Ellis, Wielechowski                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Gardner, Olson                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
and so, the motion was tabled.                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

2016-04-08                     Senate Journal                      Page 2396
SB 103                                                                                                                        
The reconsideration on CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR                                                                            
SENATE BILL NO. 103(JUD) "An Act relating to school districts;                                                                  
relating to school boards; relating to approval of educational programs                                                         
at residential psychiatric treatment centers; providing for funding of                                                          
educational services for students in residential psychiatric treatment                                                          
centers; and providing for an effective date" was not taken up this                                                             
legislative day and the bill was referred to the Secretary for                                                                  
engrossment.                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                Announcements                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Rule 23(d) of the Alaska State Legislature Uniform Rules is currently                                                           
in effect.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Announcements are at the end of the journal.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                 Engrossment                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
SB 69                                                                                                                         
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 69(FIN) "An Act relating to the Board                                                                    
of Chiropractic Examiners and the practice of chiropractic" was                                                                 
engrossed, signed by the President and Secretary and transmitted to                                                             
the House for consideration.                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
SB 103                                                                                                                        
CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR SENATE BILL                                                                                       
NO. 103(JUD) "An Act relating to school districts; relating to school                                                           
boards; relating to approval of educational programs at residential                                                             
psychiatric treatment centers; providing for funding of educational                                                             
services for students in residential psychiatric treatment centers; and                                                         
providing for an effective date" was engrossed, signed by the President                                                         
and Secretary and transmitted to the House for consideration.                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
SB 154                                                                                                                        
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 154(STA) "An Act relating to special                                                                     
registration plates commemorating the Blood Bank of Alaska" was                                                                 
engrossed, signed by the President and Secretary and transmitted to                                                             
the House for consideration.                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                

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SB 165                                                                                                                        
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 165(JUD) am "An Act relating to the                                                                      
presence of minors in the licensed premises of manufacturers,                                                                   
wholesalers, and retailers of alcoholic beverages; relating to the                                                              
Alcoholic Beverage Control Board; relating to background checks for                                                             
persons applying to operate marijuana establishments; relating to the                                                           
offense of minor consuming; relating to revocation of a driver's license                                                        
for a minor consuming offense; relating to the effect of the revocation                                                         
of a driver's license for a minor consuming offense on a motor vehicle                                                          
liability insurance policy; and amending Rule 17, Alaska Rules of                                                               
Minor Offense Procedure" was engrossed, signed by the President and                                                             
Secretary and transmitted to the House for consideration.                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                 Adjournment                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the Senate                                                               
stand in adjournment until 12:00 p.m., April 9, 2016. Without                                                                   
objection, the Senate adjourned at 1:26 p.m.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                                                    Liz Clark                                                   
                                                     Secretary of the Senate                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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                                Announcements                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Americans with Disabilities Act Notice - Persons with disabilities who require                                                  
special accommodation or alternative communication formats to access                                                            
committee meetings may contact the appropriate committee office or the                                                          
Legislative Information Office in their community. Reasonable advance                                                           
notice is needed to accommodate the request. For further information, call the                                                  
ADA Coordinator at 465-3854 Voice/465-4980 TDD.                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                             STANDING COMMITTEES                                                                             
+ indicates teleconference                                                                                                      
= indicates bill previously heard/scheduled                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
                         COMMUNITY & REGIONAL AFFAIRS                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Apr 12        Tuesday                     Beltz 105 (tsbldg)          3:30 PM                                                 
              -- Public Testimony <Limited to 2 Minutes> --                                                                     
+= HB 370 MUNICIPAL TAX EXEMPTIONS                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Apr 14        Thursday                    Beltz 105 (tsbldg)          3:30 PM                                                 
              No Meeting Scheduled                                                                                              
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                                   FINANCE                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Apr 08        Friday                    Senate Finance 532            9:00 AM                                                 
              -- Time Change --                                                                                                 
+= SB 114 PERM FUND: EARNINGS, DEPOSITS, ACCOUNTS                                                                               
              <Bill Hearing Canceled>                                                                                           
+= SB 128 PERM. FUND:DEPOSITS;DIVIDEND;EARNINGS                                                                                 
              <Bill Hearing Canceled>                                                                                           
+= SB 205 APPROVAL OF SALE OF ROYALTY OIL TO TESORO                                                                             
+ HB 373 APPROVAL OF SALE OF ROYALTY OIL TO TESORO                                                                              
+             Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Apr 08        Friday                    Senate Finance 532            1:00 PM                                                 
+             Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                                                  
+= SB 138 BUDGET: CAPITAL                                                                                                       
              <Bill Hearing Canceled>                                                                                           
+= SB 101 STATE PARKS FEES & SALES OF MERCHANDISE                                                                               
+= SB 196 POWER COST EQ FUND: RESERVE ACCT;DIVIDEND                                                                             
                                                                                                                                

2016-04-08                     Senate Journal                      Page 2399
                             FINANCE (continued)                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Apr 08        Friday                    Senate Finance 532            5:00 PM                                                 
              -- MEETING CANCELED --                                                                                            
+             Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Apr 09        Saturday                  Senate Finance 532          10:00 AM                                                  
+ SB 201 PHARMA BD & EMPLOYEES;DRUG DIST/MANUFAC                                                                                
+ SB 200 MANDATORY PHYSICAL ACTIVITY IN SCHOOLS                                                                                 
+ SJR 12 CONST. AM: ELECTED ATTORNEY GENERAL                                                                                    
+ SB 163 NATL. RES. WATER NOMINATION/DESIGNATION                                                                                
+ SB   8 INDUSTRIAL HEMP PRODUCTION LICENSES                                                                                    
+             Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Apr 09        Saturday                  Senate Finance 532            2:00 PM                                                 
+= SB 128 PERM. FUND:DEPOSITS;DIVIDEND;EARNINGS                                                                                 
+= SB 210 COMM. REV. SHARING;PROP. TAX EXEMPTIONS                                                                               
+             Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                                                  
                   ----------------------------------------                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                           HEALTH & SOCIAL SERVICES                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Apr 08        Friday                          Butrovich 205           1:30 PM                                                 
              No Meeting Scheduled                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Apr 11        Monday                          Butrovich 205           1:30 PM                                                 
+ HB  27 DHSS DUTIES;CINA; FOSTER CARE; ADOPTION                                                                                
+             Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                                                  
                   ----------------------------------------                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                  JUDICIARY                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Apr 08        Friday                      Beltz 105 (tsbldg)          1:30 PM                                                 
              -- MEETING CANCELED --                                                                                            
              -- Public Testimony --                                                                                            
+             Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                                                  
              **Streamed live on AKL.tv**                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

2016-04-08                     Senate Journal                      Page 2400
                            JUDICIARY (continued)                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Apr 11        Monday                      Beltz 105 (tsbldg)          1:30 PM                                                 
              -- Public Testimony --                                                                                            
+= SB 108 AK SECURITIES ACT; PENALTIES; CRT. RULES                                                                              
+ SB 113 NEW DRUGS FOR THE TERMINALLY ILL                                                                                       
+ SB 211 RECOVERY OF FALSE CLAIMS FOR STATE FUNDS                                                                               
+             Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                                                  
              **Streamed live on AKL.tv**                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Apr 13        Wednesday                   Beltz 105 (tsbldg)          1:30 PM                                                 
+ SB 187 MOTOR VEHICLE ARSON ON PRIVATE PROPERTY                                                                                
+             Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                                                  
              -- Public Testimony --                                                                                            
              **Streamed live on AKL.tv**                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Apr 15        Friday                      Beltz 105 (tsbldg)          1:30 PM                                                 
+             Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                                                  
              -- Public Testimony --                                                                                            
              **Streamed live on AKL.tv**                                                                                       
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                               LABOR & COMMERCE                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Apr 08        Friday                      Beltz 105 (tsbldg)          1:30 PM                                                 
              -- MEETING CANCELED --                                                                                            
+= SB 203 MEDI-VAC FLIGHT CREW OVERTIME PAY                                                                                     
+ HB 125 RESTRICTIONS ON SALE OF DEXTROMETHORPHAN                                                                               
              Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                                                  
              -- Public Testimony --                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Apr 09        Saturday                    Beltz 105 (tsbldg)          4:00 PM                                                 
+= HB 125 RESTRICTIONS ON SALE OF DEXTROMETHORPHAN                                                                              
+= SB 156 INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR CONTRACEPTIVES                                                                                 
+= SB 203 MEDI-VAC FLIGHT CREW OVERTIME PAY                                                                                     
+= SB 152 MONEY SERVICES BUSINESS: REQS; LICENSING;                                                                             
+= SB 118 DNR LAND DISPOSAL SURVEYS; PEER REVIEW                                                                                
+= HB 314 AK REG ECON ASSIST. PROGRAM; EXTEND                                                                                   
+             Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                                                  
              -- Public Testimony --                                                                                            
                   ----------------------------------------                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

2016-04-08                     Senate Journal                      Page 2401
                                  RESOURCES                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Apr 08        Friday                          Butrovich 205           3:30 PM                                                 
+ HB 247 TAX;CREDITS;INTEREST;REFUNDS;O & G                                                                                     
              <Pending Referral> --Invited Testimony Only--                                                                     
+= SB 130 TAX;CREDITS;INTEREST;REFUNDS;O & G                                                                                    
              -- Testimony <Invitation Only> --                                                                                 
+             Industry Stakeholder Testimony:                                                                                   
              Alaska Oil and Gas Association; ExxonMobil;                                                                       
              British Petroleum; ConocoPhillips; HillCorp;                                                                      
              The Alaska Support Industry Alliance                                                                              
              -- Testimony <Invitation Only> --                                                                                 
+             Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Apr 09        Saturday                        Butrovich 205           9:00 AM                                                 
+ HB 247 TAX;CREDITS;INTEREST;REFUNDS;O & G                                                                                     
              <Pending Referral> --Invited Testimony Only--                                                                     
+= SB 130 TAX;CREDITS;INTEREST;REFUNDS;O & G                                                                                    
              -- Testimony <Invitation Only> --                                                                                 
+             Industry Stakeholder Testimony:                                                                                   
              Caelus Energy; Furie Alaska; The Ahtna Corp;                                                                      
              Great Bear Petroleum; BlueCrest Energy                                                                            
              -- Testimony <Invitation Only> --                                                                                 
+             Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Apr 09        Saturday                        Butrovich 205           2:30 PM                                                 
+ HB 247 TAX;CREDITS;INTEREST;REFUNDS;O & G                                                                                     
              <Pending Referral> --Invited Testimony Only--                                                                     
+= SB 130 TAX;CREDITS;INTEREST;REFUNDS;O & G                                                                                    
              -- Public Testimony --                                                                                            
+             Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                                                  
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                                STATE AFFAIRS                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Apr 12        Tuesday                         Butrovich 205           8:00 AM                                                 
              -- Please Note Time Change --                                                                                     
+             Consideration of Governor's Appointees:                                                                           
              -- Public Testimony on Appointees --                                                                              
              Regulatory Commission of Alaska:                                                                                  
              Rebecca Pauli                                                                                                     
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              Alaska Board of Fisheries:                                                                                        
              Israel Payton - Wasilla                                                                                           
              Alan Cain - Anchorage                                                                                             
              Robert Ruffner - Soldotna                                                                                         
+= HB 273 VEHICLES: TRANSFER ON DEATH TITLE;ESTATES                                                                             
              <Bill Hearing Canceled>                                                                                           
+ HB 126 CODE OF MILITARY JUSTICE; APPEALS                                                                                      
              -- Testimony <Invitation Only> --                                                                                 
+             Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                                                  
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                               JOINT COMMITTEES                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
                          LEGISLATIVE BUDGET & AUDIT                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Apr 14        Thursday                   House Finance 519            7:30 AM                                                 
              -- Testimony <Invitation Only> --                                                                                 
              Executive Session - Audits                                                                                        
              Statewide Single Audit FY15 - Final                                                                               
              Commercial Passenger Vessel Tax                                                                                   
              Special Audit - Final Interim Report                                                                              
              Status of Direct Entry Midwives Audit Recommendations                                                             
              Other Committee Business                                                                                          
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                             LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Apr 14        Thursday                  Senate Finance 532            3:30 PM                                                 
+             Agenda Forthcoming                                                                                                
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                            CONFERENCE COMMITTEES                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
                   CONFERENCE COMMITTEE ON HB256 AND HB257                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Apr 08        Friday                    Senate Finance 532            4:00 PM                                                 
              Organizational Meeting                                                                                            
     HB 256 APPROP: OPERATING BUDGET/LOANS/FUNDS                                                                                
     HB 257 APPROP: MENTAL HEALTH BUDGET                                                                                        

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                         CONFERENCE COMMITTEE ON HB75                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Apr 13        Wednesday                      Gruenberg 120            8:30 AM                                                 
+ HB  75 MARIJUANA REG;CLUBS;MUNIS;LOCAL OPT ELECT                                                                              
              -- Testimony <Invitation Only> --                                                                                 
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                                OTHER MEETINGS                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
                                JOINT SESSION                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Apr 15        Friday                       House Chamber            11:00 AM                                                  
              Consideration of Governor's Appointees