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                                SENATE JOURNAL                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
                           ALASKA STATE LEGISLATURE                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
                           TWENTY-NINTH LEGISLATURE                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
                                SECOND SESSION                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Juneau, Alaska                      Sunday                    April 17, 2016                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                                Ninetieth Day                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Pursuant to adjournment the Senate was called to order by President                                                             
Meyer at 2:41 p.m.                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
The roll showed twenty members present.                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
The prayer was offered by the Chaplain, Senator Micciche. Senator                                                               
Hoffman moved and asked unanimous consent that the prayer be                                                                    
spread. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
          Lord, God, I ask you today that through this prayer                                                                   
          and hearts of those in this body who are here to serve                                                                
          our people, that we place our individual issues aside                                                                 
          and heed to the greater needs of the people of our                                                                    
          incredible state.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
          Lord, I ask you to be with Senator Lesil McGuire as                                                                   
          she transitions from this body of service, to serve                                                                   
          elsewhere. We ask that you calm her heart that is                                                                     
          heavy with loss, and enhance the joy in her life from                                                                 
          all of the blessings you have bestowed upon her and                                                                   
          her family. We thank you for the many years she has                                                                   
          worked alongside us in both of these bodies.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
          God, we also ask for your blessing and favor on                                                                       
          Senator Bill Stoltze, a child of God and your servant.                                                                
          We thank you for placing him in our presence and for                                                                  
          his many years of dedicated service in both of these                                                                  
          bodies. We ask that you watch over him and his                                                                        
          health through all of his future endeavors and keep                                                                   
          his heart pure in his efforts.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                

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          In these tough times, we want to thank you for the                                                                    
          message of hope you shared through your word.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
          Through him we have also obtained access by faith                                                                     
          into this grace in which we stand, and we rejoice in                                                                  
          hope of the glory of God. More than that, we rejoice                                                                  
          in our sufferings, knowing that suffering produces                                                                    
          endurance, and endurance produces character, and                                                                      
          character produces hope, and hope does not put us to                                                                  
          shame, because God's love has been poured into our                                                                    
          hearts through the Holy Spirit who has been given to                                                                  
          us. (Romans 5:2-5)                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
          Lord, we have much to do with limited time. We ask                                                                    
          for your hand on each of us to guide us through these                                                                 
          final hours of this session, and that those we serve                                                                  
          and represent will recognize that their concerns have                                                                 
          been heard and honored in the final result. For these                                                                 
                   things I pray in Jesus' name.     Amen.                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill led the Senate in the Pledge of Allegiance.                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                Certification                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the journal                                                              
for the eighty-ninth legislative day be approved as certified by the                                                            
Secretary. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                           Messages from the House                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
SB 69                                                                                                                         
Message dated April 16 was read stating the House passed and                                                                    
returned:                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
          CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 69(FIN) "An Act                                                                                
          relating to the Board of Chiropractic Examiners and                                                                   
          the practice of chiropractic."                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
The bill was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                

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SB 123                                                                                                                        
Message dated April 17 was read stating the House passed and                                                                    
returned:                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
          CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 123(JUD) "An Act                                                                               
          relating to the bail forfeiture schedule and the penalty                                                              
          for the use of electronic devices while driving; and                                                                  
          providing for an effective date."                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
The bill was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
SB 170                                                                                                                        
Message dated April 16 was read stating the House passed and                                                                    
returned:                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
          CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 170(RES) "An Act                                                                               
          authorizing the Department of Natural Resources,                                                                      
          division of geological and geophysical surveys, to                                                                    
          collect fees for facilities, equipment, products, and                                                                 
          services; relating to accounting for certain program                                                                  
          receipts; and providing for an effective date."                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
The bill was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
SB 180                                                                                                                        
Message dated April 17 was read stating the House passed and                                                                    
returned:                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
          CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 180(JUD) "An Act                                                                               
          relating to the temporary delegation by a parent or                                                                   
          guardian of powers related to a child; relating to                                                                    
          adoption; relating to nonprofit organizations that                                                                    
          provide certain assistance to parents; relating to the                                                                
          distribution to a parent or guardian in a child                                                                       
          protection situation of information on family support                                                                 
          services; and providing for an effective date."                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
The bill was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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HB 8                                                                                                                          
Message dated April 16 was read stating the House concurred in the                                                              
Senate amendment to CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 8(JUD) am, thus                                                                       
adopting:                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
              SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                                                                   
              NO. 8(JUD) "An Act relating to powers of                                                                          
              attorney and other substitute decision-making                                                                     
              documents; relating to the uniform probate                                                                        
              code; relating to notaries public; and providing                                                                  
              for an effective date."                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
HB 128                                                                                                                        
Message dated April 16 was read stating the House concurred in the                                                              
Senate amendment to HOUSE BILL NO. 128, thus adopting:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
              SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                                                                          
              NO. 128(STA) "An Act establishing August 10                                                                       
              of each year as Alaska Wild Salmon Day."                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HJR 14                                                                                                                        
Message dated April 16 was read stating the House concurred in the                                                              
Senate amendment to CS FOR HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION                                                                               
NO. 14(STA), thus adopting:                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
              SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE JOINT                                                                                  
              RESOLUTION NO. 14(STA) Making                                                                                     
              application to the United States Congress to call                                                                 
              a convention of the states to propose a                                                                           
              countermand amendment to the Constitution of                                                                      
              the United States as provided under art. V,                                                                       
              Constitution of the United States; and urging                                                                     
              the legislatures of the other 49 states to make                                                                   
              the same application.                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Messages dated April 16 were read stating the House passed and                                                                  
transmitted for consideration:                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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                        First Reading and Reference of                                                                       
                              House Resolutions                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
HCR 19                                                                                                                        
HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 19 BY THE HOUSE                                                                                 
STATE AFFAIRS COMMITTEE,                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
          Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e),                                                                         
          Uniform Rules of the Alaska State Legislature,                                                                        
          concerning Senate Bill No. 9, repealing the authority                                                                 
          to include certain material from a political party in                                                                 
          the election pamphlet.                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
was read the first time and held on the Secretary's desk.                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
HCR 33                                                                                                                        
HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 33 BY THE HOUSE                                                                                 
LABOR AND COMMERCE COMMITTEE,                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
          Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e),                                                                         
          Uniform Rules of the Alaska State Legislature,                                                                        
          concerning Senate Bill No. 158, relating to real estate                                                               
          broker licensure; and relating to the real estate                                                                     
          commission.                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
was read the first time and held on the Secretary's desk.                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                               Concur Messages                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
SB 9                                                                                                                          
Message dated April 16 was read stating the House passed and                                                                    
returned for consideration SENATE BILL NO. 9 "An Act repealing                                                                  
the authority to include certain material from a political party in the                                                         
election pamphlet" with the following amendments:                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
          HOUSE CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 9(STA) am H                                                                              
          "An Act relating to the matching of identifying                                                                       
          information a voter provides to the division of                                                                       
          elections with the records of the Department of                                                                       

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          Administration and the Department of Revenue;                                                                         
          relating to the release of certain confidential voter                                                                 
          registration records; and relating to the material a                                                                  
          political party may include in the general election                                                                   
          pamphlet; and providing for an effective date."                                                                       
          (Title Change HCR 19)                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved that the Senate concur in the House                                                                       
amendments.                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall the Senate concur in the House                                                                       
amendments?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
HCS SB 9(STA) am H                                                                                                              
Shall the Senate Concur in the House                                                                                            
Amendments to SB 9?   Effective Date                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, Gardner,                                                               
Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                    
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
and so, the Senate concurred in the House amendments, thus adopting                                                             
HOUSE CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 9(STA) am H HOUSE CS                                                                               
FOR SENATE BILL NO. 9(STA) am H An Act relating to the                                                                          
matching of identifying information a voter provides to the division of                                                         
elections with the records of the Department of Administration and the                                                          
Department of Revenue; relating to the release of certain confidential                                                          
voter registration records; and relating to the material a political party                                                      
may include in the general election pamphlet; and providing for an                                                              
effective date."                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                                              
concurrence be considered the vote on the effective date clause.                                                                
Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The Secretary was requested to notify the House.                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The bill was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                

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HCR 19                                                                                                                        
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent to take up                                                                    
HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 19, which had been                                                                              
held on the Secretary's desk (page 2579). Without objection, the                                                                
resolution was before the Senate on final passage.                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION                                                                          
NO. 19 Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules                                                              
of the Alaska State Legislature, concerning Senate Bill No. 9,                                                                  
repealing the authority to include certain material from a political                                                            
party in the election pamphlet, pass the Senate?" The roll was taken                                                            
with the following result:                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
HCR 19                                                                                                                          
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, Gardner,                                                               
Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                    
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
and so HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 19 passed the                                                                            
Senate, was signed by the President and Secretary and returned to the                                                           
House.                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
SB 126                                                                                                                        
Message dated April 16 was read stating the House passed and                                                                    
returned for consideration CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 126(L&C)                                                                      
"An Act establishing an exemption for the offering and sale of certain                                                          
securities" with the following amendment:                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
          CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 126(L&C) am H                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved that the Senate concur in the House                                                                       
amendment.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall the Senate concur in the House                                                                       
amendment?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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CSSB 126(L&C) am H                                                                                                              
Shall the Senate Concur in the House                                                                                            
Amendment to CSSB 126(L&C)?                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, Gardner,                                                               
Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                    
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
and so, the Senate concurred in the House amendment, thus adopting                                                              
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 126(L&C) am H "An Act establishing                                                                       
an exemption for the offering and sale of certain securities."                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
The Secretary was requested to notify the House.                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The bill was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
SB 158                                                                                                                        
Message dated April 16 was read stating the House passed and                                                                    
returned for consideration SENATE BILL NO. 158 "An Act relating                                                                 
to real estate broker licensure; relating to the real estate commission;                                                        
and providing for an effective date" with the following amendments:                                                             
                                                                                                                                
             HOUSE CS FOR SENATE BILL                                                                                           
             NO. 158(L&C) am H "An Act relating to real                                                                         
             estate broker licensure; relating to the Real                                                                      
             Estate Commission; relating to errors and                                                                          
             omissions insurance for real estate licensees;                                                                     
             and providing for an effective date."                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved that the Senate concur in the House                                                                       
amendments.                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall the Senate concur in the House                                                                       
amendments?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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HCS SB 158(L&C) am H                                                                                                            
Shall the Senate Concur in the House                                                                                            
Amendments to SB 158?    Effective Dates                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, Gardner,                                                               
Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                    
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
and so, the Senate concurred in the House amendments, thus adopting                                                             
HOUSE CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 158(L&C) am H "An Act                                                                              
relating to real estate broker licensure; relating to the Real Estate                                                           
Commission; relating to errors and omissions insurance for real estate                                                          
licensees; and providing for an effective date."                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                                              
concurrence be considered the vote on the effective date clauses.                                                               
Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The Secretary was requested to notify the House.                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The bill was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HCR 33                                                                                                                        
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent to take up                                                                    
HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 33, which had been                                                                              
held on the Secretary's desk (page 2579). Without objection, the                                                                
resolution was before the Senate on final passage.                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION                                                                          
NO. 33 Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules                                                              
of the Alaska State Legislature, concerning Senate Bill No. 158,                                                                
relating to real estate broker licensure; and relating to the real estate                                                       
commission, pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following                                                             
result:                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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HCR 33                                                                                                                          
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, Gardner,                                                               
Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                    
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
and so, HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 33 passed the                                                                           
Senate, was signed by the President and Secretary and returned to the                                                           
House.                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
SCR 1                                                                                                                         
Message dated April 16 was read stating the House passed and                                                                    
returned for consideration CS FOR SENATE CONCURRENT                                                                             
RESOLUTION NO. 1(EDC) Relating to a legislative task force on                                                                   
civics education, with the following amendment:                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
                          HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE                                                                           
          CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 1(EDC)                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved that the Senate concur in the House                                                                       
amendment.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall the Senate concur in the House                                                                       
amendment?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSCR 1(EDC)                                                                                                                
Shall the Senate Concur in the House                                                                                            
Amendment to CSSCR 1(EDC)?                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, Gardner,                                                               
Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                    
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
and so, the Senate concurred in the House amendment, thus adopting                                                              
HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION                                                                                
NO. 1(EDC) Relating to a legislative task force on civics education.                                                            
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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The Secretary was requested to notify the House.                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The resolution was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
SB 74                                                                                                                         
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent to take up the                                                                
concur message on HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL                                                                               
NO. 74(FIN) am H "An Act relating to diagnosis, treatment, and                                                                  
prescription of drugs without a physical examination by a physician;                                                            
relating to the delivery of services by a licensed audiologist, speech-                                                         
language pathologist, professional counselor, marriage and family                                                               
therapist, psychologist, psychological associate, social worker,                                                                
physical therapist, occupational therapist, and registered speech-                                                              
language pathologist assistant by audio, video, or data                                                                         
communications; relating to the duties of the State Medical Board;                                                              
relating to limitations of actions; establishing the Alaska Medical                                                             
Assistance False Claim and Reporting Act; relating to medical                                                                   
assistance programs administered by the Department of Health and                                                                
Social Services; relating to the controlled substance prescription                                                              
database; relating to the duties of the Board of Pharmacy;  relating to                                                         
the duties of the Board of Dental Examiners; relating to the duties of                                                          
the Board of Nursing; relating to the duties of the Board of Examiners                                                          
in Optometry; relating to the duties of the Department of Commerce,                                                             
Community, and Economic Development; relating to the duties of the                                                              
Department of Corrections; relating to accounting for program                                                                   
receipts; relating to public record status of records related to the                                                            
Alaska Medical Assistance False Claim and Reporting Act;                                                                        
establishing a telemedicine business registry; relating to verification of                                                      
eligibility for public assistance programs administered by the                                                                  
Department of Health and Social Services; relating to annual audits of                                                          
state medical assistance providers; relating to reporting overpayments                                                          
of medical assistance payments; establishing authority to assess civil                                                          
penalties for violations of medical assistance program requirements;                                                            
relating to the duties of the Department of Health and Social Services;                                                         
establishing medical assistance demonstration projects; relating to                                                             
Alaska Pioneers' Homes and Alaska Veterans' Homes; relating to the                                                              
duties of the Department of Administration; relating to the Alaska                                                              
Mental Health Trust Authority; relating to feasibility studies for the                                                          
provision of specified state services; relating to a report by the Board                                                        
of Pharmacy, Board of Examiners in Optometry, Board of Dental                                                                   

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Examiners, Board of Nursing, and State Medical Board; amending                                                                  
Rules 4, 5, 7, 12, 24, 26, 27, 41, 77, 79, and 82, Alaska Rules of Civil                                                        
Procedure; and providing for an effective date" which had been held                                                             
on the Secretary's desk (page 2552). Without objection, it was so                                                               
ordered.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved that the Senate concur in the House                                                                       
amendments.                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall the Senate concur in the House                                                                       
amendments?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSB 74(FIN) am H                                                                                                           
Shall the Senate Concur in the House Amendments                                                                                 
to CSSB 74(FIN) am?  Court Rules  Effective Dates                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, Gardner,                                                               
Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                    
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
and so, the Senate concurred in the House amendments, thus adopting                                                             
HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 74(FIN) am H "An                                                                            
Act relating to diagnosis, treatment, and prescription of drugs without                                                         
a physical examination by a physician; relating to the delivery of                                                              
services by a licensed audiologist, speech-language pathologist,                                                                
professional counselor, marriage and family therapist, psychologist,                                                            
psychological associate, social worker, physical therapist,                                                                     
occupational therapist, and registered speech-language pathologist                                                              
assistant by audio, video, or data communications; relating to the                                                              
duties of the State Medical Board; relating to limitations of actions;                                                          
establishing the Alaska Medical Assistance False Claim and Reporting                                                            
Act; relating to medical assistance programs administered by the                                                                
Department of Health and Social Services; relating to the controlled                                                            
substance prescription database; relating to the duties of the Board of                                                         
Pharmacy;  relating to the duties of the Board of Dental Examiners;                                                             
relating to the duties of the Board of Nursing; relating to the duties of                                                       
the Board of Examiners in Optometry; relating to the duties of the                                                              
Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic Development;                                                                    
relating to the duties of the Department of Corrections; relating to                                                            
accounting for program receipts; relating to public record status of                                                            

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records related to the Alaska Medical Assistance False Claim and                                                                
Reporting Act; establishing a telemedicine business registry; relating                                                          
to verification of eligibility for public assistance programs                                                                   
administered by the Department of Health and Social Services;                                                                   
relating to annual audits of state medical assistance providers; relating                                                       
to reporting overpayments of medical assistance payments;                                                                       
establishing authority to assess civil penalties for violations of medical                                                      
assistance program requirements; relating to the duties of the                                                                  
Department of Health and Social Services; establishing medical                                                                  
assistance demonstration projects; relating to Alaska Pioneers' Homes                                                           
and Alaska Veterans' Homes; relating to the duties of the Department                                                            
of Administration; relating to the Alaska Mental Health Trust                                                                   
Authority; relating to feasibility studies for the provision of specified                                                       
state services; relating to a report by the Board of Pharmacy, Board of                                                         
Examiners in Optometry, Board of Dental Examiners, Board of                                                                     
Nursing, and State Medical Board; amending Rules 4, 5, 7, 12, 24, 26,                                                           
27, 41, 77, 79, and 82, Alaska Rules of Civil Procedure; and providing                                                          
for an effective date."                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                                              
concurrence be considered the vote on the Court Rule changes.                                                                   
Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                                              
concurrence be considered the vote on the effective date clauses.                                                               
Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The Secretary was requested to notify the House.                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The bill was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HCR 30                                                                                                                        
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent to take up                                                                    
HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 30, which had been                                                                              
held on the Secretary's desk (page 2549). Without objection, the                                                                
resolution was before the Senate on final passage.                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION                                                                          
NO. 30 Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules                                                              
of the Alaska State Legislature, concerning Senate Bill No. 74,                                                                 

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relating to diagnosis, treatment, and prescription of drugs without a                                                           
physical examination by a physician; relating to the delivery of                                                                
services by a licensed professional counselor, marriage and family                                                              
therapist, psychologist, psychological associate, and social worker by                                                          
audio, video, or data communications; relating to the duties of the                                                             
State Medical Board; relating to limitations of actions; establishing the                                                       
Alaska Medical Assistance False Claim and Reporting Act; relating to                                                            
medical assistance programs administered by the Department of                                                                   
Health and Social Services; relating to the controlled substance                                                                
prescription database; relating to the duties of the Board of Pharmacy;                                                         
relating to the duties of the Department of Commerce, Community,                                                                
and Economic Development; relating to accounting for program                                                                    
receipts; relating to public record status of records related to the                                                            
Alaska Medical Assistance False Claim and Reporting Act;                                                                        
establishing a telemedicine business registry; relating to competitive                                                          
bidding for medical assistance products and services; relating to                                                               
verification of eligibility for public assistance programs administered                                                         
by the Department of Health and Social Services; relating to annual                                                             
audits of state medical assistance providers; relating to reporting                                                             
overpayments of medical assistance payments; establishing authority                                                             
to assess civil penalties for violations of medical assistance program                                                          
requirements; relating to seizure and forfeiture of property for medical                                                        
assistance fraud; relating to the duties of the Department of Health and                                                        
Social Services; establishing medical assistance demonstration                                                                  
projects; relating to Alaska Pioneers' Homes and Alaska Veterans'                                                               
Homes; relating to the duties of the Department of Administration;                                                              
relating to the Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority; relating to                                                               
feasibility studies for the provision of specified state services; and                                                          
amending Rules 4, 5, 7, 12, 24, 26, 27, 41, 77, 79, 82, and 89, Alaska                                                          
Rules of Civil Procedure, and Rule 37, Alaska Rules of Criminal                                                                 
Procedure, pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following                                                              
result:                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
HCR 30                                                                                                                          
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, Gardner,                                                               
Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                    
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                

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and so, HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 30 passed the                                                                           
Senate, was signed by the President and Secretary and returned to the                                                           
House.                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                          Standing Committee Reports                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
SB 55                                                                                                                         
The Finance Committee considered SENATE BILL NO. 55 "An Act                                                                     
relating to the practice of optometry" and recommended it be replaced                                                           
with                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
          CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 55(FIN)                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Signing do pass: Senators Kelly, MacKinnon, Cochairs; Senators                                                                  
Olson, Hoffman. Signing no recommendation: Senators Micciche,                                                                   
Bishop, Dunleavy.                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal information was published today:                                                                           
           Fiscal Note No. 2, Department of Commerce, Community and                                                            
      Economic Development                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
HB 41                                                                                                                         
The Finance Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                                                              
NO. 41(FIN) am "An Act relating to sport fishing services, sport                                                                
fishing operators, and sport fishing guides; and providing for an                                                               
effective date" and recommended it be replaced with                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
          SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                                                                       
          NO. 41(FIN) "An Act relating to sport fishing                                                                         
          services, salt water sport fishing operators, and salt                                                                
          water sport fishing guides; and providing for an                                                                      
          effective date." (Title Change SCR 30)                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Signing do pass: Senators Kelly, MacKinnon, Cochairs. Signing no                                                                
recommendation: Senators Micciche, Bishop, Dunleavy, Olson,                                                                     
Hoffman.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                

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The following fiscal information was published today:                                                                           
     Fiscal Note No. 4, Department of Fish and Game                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
HB 118                                                                                                                        
The Finance Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                                                              
NO. 118(FIN) "An Act adopting the Municipal Property Assessed                                                                   
Clean Energy Act; authorizing municipalities to establish programs to                                                           
impose assessments for energy improvements in regions designated by                                                             
municipalities; imposing fees; and providing for an effective date."                                                            
Signing do pass: Senators Kelly, MacKinnon, Cochairs; Senators                                                                  
Micciche, Bishop, Hoffman. Signing no recommendation: Senators                                                                  
Dunleavy, Olson.                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                                                  
          Fiscal Note No. 2, zero, Department of Commerce, Community                                                           
      and Economic Development                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
HB 143                                                                                                                        
The Finance Committee considered 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."                                                               
Signing do pass: Senator MacKinnon, Cochair; Senators Micciche,                                                                 
Bishop, Olson, Hoffman. Signing no recommendation: Senator Kelly,                                                               
Cochair. Signing amend: Senator Dunleavy.                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                                                  
          Fiscal Note No. 1, zero, Department of Commerce, Community                                                           
      and Economic Development                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
HB 259                                                                                                                        
The Finance Committee considered HOUSE BILL NO. 259 "An Act                                                                     
relating to relocation assistance for federally assisted projects and                                                           
programs; and providing for an effective date." Signing do pass:                                                                

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Senator MacKinnon, Cochair; Senators Micciche, Bishop, Hoffman.                                                                 
Signing no recommendation: Senator Kelly, Cochair; Senators                                                                     
Dunleavy, Olson.                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                                                  
     Fiscal Note No. 1, zero, Department of Transportation and Public                                                           
      Facilities                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
HB 268                                                                                                                        
The Finance Committee considered HOUSE BILL NO. 268 "An Act                                                                     
relating to the dividends from the Alaska Industrial Development and                                                            
Export Authority; relating to the meaning of 'mark-to-market fair                                                               
value,' 'net income,' 'project or development,' and 'unrestricted net                                                           
income' for purposes of the Alaska Industrial Development and Export                                                            
Authority; and providing for an effective date." Signing do pass:                                                               
Senator Kelly, Cochair; Senators Bishop, Hoffman. Signing no                                                                    
recommendation: Senator MacKinnon, Cochair; Senators Dunleavy,                                                                  
Olson.                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                                                  
     Fiscal Note No. 1, indeterminate, Department of Commerce,                                                                  
      Community and Economic Development                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
HB 289                                                                                                                        
The Finance Committee considered HOUSE BILL NO. 289 "An Act                                                                     
relating to the membership of the Board of Barbers and Hairdressers"                                                            
and recommended it be replaced with                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
          SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 289(FIN) "An                                                                             
          Act relating to the membership of the Board of                                                                        
          Barbers and Hairdressers; and relating to the practice                                                                
          of optometry." (Title Change SCR 27)                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Signing no recommendation: Senators Kelly, MacKinnon, Cochairs;                                                                 
Senators Micciche, Bishop, Dunleavy, Hoffman. Signing do pass:                                                                  
Senator Olson.                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                

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The following fiscal information was published today:                                                                           
 Fiscal Note No. 2, zero, Senate Finance Committee                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
HB 290                                                                                                                        
The Finance Committee considered HOUSE BILL NO. 290 "An Act                                                                     
extending the termination date of the Real Estate Commission; and                                                               
providing for an effective date." Signing do pass: Senators Kelly,                                                              
MacKinnon, Cochairs. Signing do not pass: Senator Dunleavy.                                                                     
Signing no recommendation: Senators Bishop, Olson, Hoffman.                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                                                  
           Fiscal Note No. 2, Department of Commerce, Community and                                                            
      Economic Development                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
HB 314                                                                                                                        
The Finance Committee considered HOUSE BILL NO. 314 "An Act                                                                     
relating to the Alaska regional economic assistance program;                                                                    
extending the termination date of the Alaska regional economic                                                                  
assistance program; and providing for an effective date" and                                                                    
recommended it be replaced with                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
          SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 314(FIN)                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Signing do pass: Senator MacKinnon, Cochair; Senators Micciche,                                                                 
Bishop. Signing no recommendation: Senator Kelly, Cochair; Senators                                                             
Dunleavy, Olson, Hoffman.                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                                                  
           Fiscal Note No. 1, Department of Commerce, Community and                                                            
      Economic Development                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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HB 373                                                                                                                        
The Finance Committee considered HOUSE BILL NO. 373 "An Act                                                                     
approving and ratifying the sale of royalty oil by the State of Alaska to                                                       
Tesoro Corporation and Tesoro Refining and Marketing Company                                                                    
LLC; and providing for an effective date." Signing do pass: Senators                                                            
Kelly, MacKinnon, Cochairs; Senators Micciche, Bishop, Dunleavy.                                                                
Signing no recommendation: Senator Olson.                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal information was published today:                                                                           
     Fiscal Note No. 2, Department of Natural Resources                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                        Introduction and Reference of                                                                        
                              Senate Resolutions                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
SCR 27                                                                                                                        
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 27 BY THE                                                                                      
SENATE FINANCE COMMITTEE,                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
          Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e),                                                                         
          Uniform Rules of the Alaska State Legislature,                                                                        
          concerning House Bill No. 289, relating to the                                                                        
          membership of the Board of Barbers and                                                                                
          Hairdressers.                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
was read the first time and held on the Secretary's desk.                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                        Consideration of the Calendar                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
President Meyer stated in accordance with Rule 30(c), Alaska State                                                              
Legislature Uniform Rules, reconsideration is not available on                                                                  
legislation considered today.                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
President Meyer stated in accordance with Rule 43(b), Alaska State                                                              
Legislature Uniform Rules, engrossment may be waived on all bills                                                               
transmitted to the House this legislative day.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                

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                        Second Reading of House Bills                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
HB 100                                                                                                                        
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 100(FIN) "An Act establishing a credit                                                                    
against the net income tax for an in-state processing facility that                                                             
manufactures urea, ammonia, or gas-to-liquid products; relating to                                                              
establishing the value of the state's royalty share of gas production                                                           
based on contracts with certain in-state processing facilities that                                                             
manufacture urea, ammonia, or gas-to-liquid products; 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 Senate Committee Substitute offered                                                             
on page 2555. Senator Gardner objected, then withdrew her objection.                                                            
There being no further objection, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE                                                                    
BILL NO. 100(FIN) was adopted.                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Senator Bishop offered Amendment No. 1:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, line 23:                                                                                                                
          Delete the second occurrence of "the"                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, line 24:                                                                                                                
          Delete "and maintenance of"                                                                                           
          Insert "maintenance"                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, line 25:                                                                                                                
          Delete "for, a natural gas pipeline project"                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Page 3, line 26:                                                                                                                
          Delete "a natural gas pipeline project"                                                                               
          Insert "the in-state processing facility"                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Senator Bishop moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 1. Without                                                               
objection, Amendment No. 1 was adopted.                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski offered Amendment No. 2:                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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Page 1, line 1, following "Act":                                                                                              
     Insert "providing an optional exemption from municipal                                                                   
property taxation for certain in-state processing facilities that                                                             
manufacture urea, ammonia, or gas-to-liquid products;"                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, following line 6:                                                                                                       
     Insert a new bill section to read:                                                                                         
   "* Section 1. AS 29.45.050 is amended by adding a new subsection                                                           
to read:                                                                                                                        
          (x) A municipality may by ordinance approved by the voters                                                            
     exempt or partially exempt from taxation an in-state processing                                                            
     facility whose primary function is the manufacturing and sale of                                                           
     urea, ammonia, or gas-to-liquid products to third parties in arm's                                                         
     length transactions. An exemption under this subsection may be of                                                          
     limited or unlimited duration."                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 7:                                                                                                                 
     Delete "Section 1"                                                                                                       
     Insert "Sec. 2"                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Page 3, line 4, following "manufacturing":                                                                                      
     Insert " from natural gas from a state lease"                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Page 3, lines 7 - 9:                                                                                                            
     Delete "the percentage of the amount of royalty paid under                                                                 
AS 38.05.135 on natural gas from a state lease that is delivered in the                                                         
taxable year of the taxpayer for use at the in-state processing facility                                                        
equal to"                                                                                                                       
     Insert "the lesser of 50 percent of the tax due from the taxpayer in                                                       
the taxable year or $2,000,000. A credit under this section may be                                                              
apportioned based on"                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Page 3, lines 11 - 12:                                                                                                          
     Delete "A tax credit or portion of a tax credit under this section                                                         
may not be used to reduce the taxpayer's tax liability under this chapter                                                       
below zero."                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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Page 4, line 6:                                                                                                                 
     Delete "sec. 2"                                                                                                            
     Insert "sec. 3"                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Page 4, line 11:                                                                                                                
     Delete "Sections 1, 2, and 4"                                                                                              
     Insert "Sections 1 - 3 and 5"                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Page 4, line 12:                                                                                                                
     Delete "Section 3"                                                                                                         
     Insert "Section 4"                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 2.                                                                 
Objections were heard.                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 2 be adopted?" The roll                                                                
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSHB 100(FIN) am S                                                                                                          
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 2?                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  5   NAYS:  15   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, Gardner, Wielechowski                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly,                                                             
MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer, Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens,                                                                   
Stoltze                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 2 failed.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
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.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 100(FIN) am S was                                                                           
read the third time.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                                                      
NO. 100(FIN) am S "An Act establishing a credit against the net                                                                 
income tax for an in-state processing facility that manufactures urea,                                                          

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ammonia, or gas-to-liquid products; relating to establishing the value                                                          
of the state's royalty share of gas production based on contracts with                                                          
certain in-state processing facilities that manufacture urea, ammonia,                                                          
or gas-to-liquid products; and providing for an effective date" pass the                                                        
Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSHB 100(FIN) am S                                                                                                          
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
Effective Dates                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  14   NAYS:  6   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Giessel, Hoffman,                                                                   
Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer, Micciche, Stevens,                                                                   
Stoltze                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Egan, Ellis, Gardner, Olson, Stedman, Wielechowski                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
and so, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                                                                         
NO. 100(FIN) am S 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 effective date                                                            
clauses. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was referred                                                         
to the Secretary for engrossment.                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
HB 147                                                                                                                        
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 147(JUD) "An Act relating to cruelty to                                                                   
animals; relating to the seizure of animals; relating to the destruction                                                        
of animals; relating to the costs of care of animals that have been                                                             
seized; relating to the inclusion of animals in protective orders and                                                           
crimes and arrests for violating those protective orders; and relating to                                                       
the ownership of animals upon divorce or dissolution of marriage" was                                                           
read the second time.                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                                              
advanced to third reading and placed on final passage. Without                                                                  
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 147(JUD) was read the third time.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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The question being: "Shall CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 147(JUD) "An                                                                   
Act relating to cruelty to animals; relating to the seizure of animals;                                                         
relating to the destruction of animals; relating to the costs of care of                                                        
animals that have been seized; relating to the inclusion of animals in                                                          
protective orders and crimes and arrests for violating those protective                                                         
orders; and relating to the ownership of animals upon divorce or                                                                
dissolution of marriage" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the                                                          
following result:                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 147(JUD)                                                                                                                   
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, Gardner,                                                               
Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                    
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
and so, CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 147(JUD) passed the Senate, was                                                                   
signed by the President and Secretary and returned to the House.                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HB 156                                                                                                                        
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 156(EDC) am "An Act relating to the                                                                       
duties of the State Board of Education and Early Development, the                                                               
Department of Education and Early Development, school boards, and                                                               
school districts; relating to public school curriculum and assessments;                                                         
relating to compliance with federal education laws; relating to public                                                          
school accountability; relating to a statewide assessment plan and                                                              
review of education laws and regulations; and providing for an                                                                  
effective date" was read the second time.                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Senator MacKinnon, Cochair, moved and asked unanimous consent                                                                   
for the adoption of the Finance Senate Committee Substitute offered                                                             
on page 2559. Senator Gardner objected, then withdrew her objection.                                                            
There being no further objection, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE                                                                    
BILL NO. 156(FIN) "An Act relating to a parent's right to direct the                                                            
education of a child; relating to the duties of the state Board of                                                              
Education and Early Development, the Department of Education and                                                                
Early Development, school boards, and school districts; relating to                                                             
public school curriculum and assessments; relating to compliance with                                                           
federal education laws; relating to public school accountability;                                                               

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relating to a statewide assessment plan and review of education laws                                                            
and regulations; repealing the minimum expenditure for instruction for                                                          
school districts; relating to sex education, human reproduction                                                                 
education, and human sexuality education; relating to suicide                                                                   
awareness and prevention training; relating to contracts for student                                                            
assessments; relating to questionnaires and surveys administered in                                                             
public schools; relating to physical examinations for teachers; 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.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 156(FIN) was read the                                                                       
third time.                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                                                      
NO. 156(FIN) "An Act relating to a parent's right to direct the                                                                 
education of a child; relating to the duties of the state Board of                                                              
Education and Early Development, the Department of Education and                                                                
Early Development, school boards, and school districts; relating to                                                             
public school curriculum and assessments; relating to compliance with                                                           
federal education laws; relating to public school accountability;                                                               
relating to a statewide assessment plan and review of education laws                                                            
and regulations; repealing the minimum expenditure for instruction for                                                          
school districts; relating to sex education, human reproduction                                                                 
education, and human sexuality education; relating to suicide                                                                   
awareness and prevention training; relating to contracts for student                                                            
assessments; relating to questionnaires and surveys administered in                                                             
public schools; relating to physical examinations for teachers; and                                                             
providing for an effective date" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken                                                           
with the following result:                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSHB 156(FIN)                                                                                                               
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
Effective Dates                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  15   NAYS:  5   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Giessel, Huggins, Kelly,                                                            
MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer, Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens,                                                                   
Stoltze                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Egan, Ellis, Gardner, Hoffman, Wielechowski                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
and so, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 156(FIN)                                                                            
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 effective date                                                            
clauses. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was referred                                                         
to the Secretary for engrossment.                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
SCR 25                                                                                                                        
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent to take up                                                                    
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 25, which had been                                                                             
held on the Secretary's desk (page 2533). Without objection, the                                                                
resolution was before the Senate on final passage.                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION                                                                         
NO. 25 Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules                                                              
of the Alaska State Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 156,                                                                 
relating to the duties of the State Board of Education and Early                                                                
Development, the Department of Education and Early Development,                                                                 
school boards, and school districts; relating to public school                                                                  
curriculum and assessments; relating to compliance with federal                                                                 
education laws; relating to public school accountability; and relating to                                                       
a statewide assessment plan and review of education laws and                                                                    
regulations, pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following                                                            
result:                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
SCR 25                                                                                                                          
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  16   NAYS:  4   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Giessel, Hoffman,                                                                   
Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer, Micciche, Olson,                                                                     
Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Egan, Ellis, Gardner, Wielechowski                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                

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and so, SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 25 passed the                                                                          
Senate and was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
HB 209                                                                                                                        
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 209(FIN) "An Act relating to an Alaska                                                                    
Water and Sewer Advisory Committee; and providing for an effective                                                              
date" was read the second time.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                                              
advanced to third reading and placed on final passage. Without                                                                  
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 209(FIN) was read the third time.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 209(FIN) "An                                                                   
Act relating to an Alaska Water and Sewer Advisory Committee; and                                                               
providing for an effective date" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken                                                           
with the following result:                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 209(FIN)                                                                                                                   
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
Effective Date                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, Gardner,                                                               
Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                    
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
and so, CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 209(FIN) 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 effective date                                                            
clause. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was signed by                                                         
the President and Secretary and returned to the House.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HB 216                                                                                                                        
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 216(RES) "An Act relating to obstruction                                                                  
or interference with a person's free passage on or use of navigable                                                             
water; and amending the definition of 'navigable water' under the                                                               
Alaska Land Act" was read the second time.                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                

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Senator Giessel, Chair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                                               
adoption of the Resources Senate Committee Substitute offered on                                                                
page 2531. Senator Gardner objected, then withdrew her objection.                                                               
There being no further objection, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE                                                                    
BILL NO. 216(RES) 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.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 216(RES) "An Act                                                                            
relating to obstruction or interference with a person's free passage on                                                         
or use of navigable water; and amending the definition of 'navigable                                                            
water' under the Alaska Land Act" was read the third time.                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Senators Giessel, MacKinnon, Coghill, Micciche, Bishop, Stedman,                                                                
McGuire, Costello, Stoltze, Dunleavy, Kelly, Huggins, Meyer moved                                                               
and asked unanimous consent to be shown as cross sponsors on the                                                                
bill. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                                                      
NO. 216(RES) "An Act relating to obstruction or interference with a                                                             
person's free passage on or use of navigable water; and amending the                                                            
definition of 'navigable water' under the Alaska Land Act" pass the                                                             
Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSHB 216(RES)                                                                                                               
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, Gardner,                                                               
Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                    
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
and so, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 216(RES)                                                                            
passed the Senate and was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                                            
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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HB 231                                                                                                                        
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 read the second time.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Senator Stoltze, Chair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                                               
adoption of the State Affairs Senate Committee Substitute offered on                                                            
page 2354. Senator Gardner objected, then withdrew her objection.                                                               
There being no further objection, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE                                                                    
BILL NO. 231(STA) 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.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 231(STA) was read                                                                           
the third time.                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                                                      
NO. 231(STA) "An Act extending the termination date of the Board of                                                             
Parole; and providing for an effective date" pass the Senate?" The roll                                                         
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSHB 231(STA)                                                                                                               
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
Effective Date                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, Gardner,                                                               
Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                    
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
and so, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 231(STA)                                                                            
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 effective date                                                            
clause. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was referred                                                          
to the Secretary for engrossment.                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                

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HB 254                                                                                                                        
HOUSE BILL NO. 254 "An Act extending the termination date of the                                                                
Big Game Commercial Services Board; 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 Senate Committee Substitute offered                                                             
on page 2561. Senator Gardner objected, then withdrew her objection.                                                            
There being no further objection, SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                                                      
NO. 254(FIN) "An Act extending the termination date of the Big                                                                  
Game Commercial Services Board; relating to the Big Game                                                                        
Commercial Services Board; 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.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that SENATE                                                                   
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 254(FIN) be moved to the bottom of                                                                        
today's calendar. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
HB 305                                                                                                                        
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 305(EDC) "An Act relating to an                                                                           
exemption from the regulation of postsecondary educational                                                                      
institutions" was read the second time.                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                                              
advanced to third reading and placed on final passage. Without                                                                  
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 305(EDC) was read the third time.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 305(EDC)                                                                       
"An Act relating to an exemption from the regulation of postsecondary                                                           
educational institutions" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the                                                         
following result:                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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CSHB 305(EDC)                                                                                                                   
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, Gardner,                                                               
Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                    
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
and so, CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 305(EDC) passed the Senate, was                                                                   
signed by the President and Secretary and returned to the House.                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                  Citations                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Kaitlyn O'Bryan Winner of the 2016 Interior Alaska                                                                   
Spelling Bee                                                                                                                    
Senator(s) Bishop, Meyer, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis,                                                             
Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire,                                                                  
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
Representative(s) Talerico                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Sue Hull                                                                                                             
Senator(s) Bishop, Meyer, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis,                                                             
Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire,                                                                  
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Catholic Social Services of Anchorage 50 Year                                                                        
Anniversary                                                                                                                     
Representative(s) Tuck                                                                                                          
Senator(s) McGuire, Meyer, Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy,                                                                 
Egan, Ellis, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon,                                                              
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Bethel Schools Archery Teams 2016 State Champions                                                                    
Representative(s) Herron                                                                                                        
Senator(s) Hoffman, Meyer, Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy,                                                                 
Egan, Ellis, Gardner, Giessel, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire,                                                              
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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Honoring - Challenge Alaska Avalanche Sled Hockey Team 2016                                                                     
American C Division National Champions                                                                                          
Representative(s) Millett                                                                                                       
Senator(s) Meyer, Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis,                                                             
Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire,                                                                  
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - 2016 Model Arctic Council                                                                                            
Representative(s) Wool                                                                                                          
Senator(s) Bishop, Meyer, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis,                                                             
Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire,                                                                  
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - The House Floor Staff                                                                                                
Representative(s) Johnson                                                                                                       
Senator(s) Meyer, McGuire, Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy,                                                                 
Egan, Ellis, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon,                                                              
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Donald Joseph Stickman                                                                                            
Senator(s) Olson, Meyer, Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan,                                                             
Ellis, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon,                                                                    
McGuire, Micciche, Stedman, 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.                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                      
following citation be made a special order of business. Without                                                                 
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
                          Special Order of Business                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Senator Bill Stoltze                                                                                                 
Representative(s) Tilton, Hughes, Neuman, Keller, Gattis, Colver                                                                
Senator(s) Huggins, Dunleavy, Meyer, Bishop, Coghill, Costello,                                                                 
Egan, Ellis, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire,                                                              
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                

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Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the citation                                                             
be adopted. Without objection, the citation was adopted and referred to                                                         
the Secretary for transmittal.                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                             Unfinished Business                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Senator MacKinnon moved and asked unanimous consent to be                                                                       
excused from a call of the Senate from 12:00 p.m., April 18 through                                                             
4:00 p.m., April 18; and from December 10, 2016 through January 10,                                                             
2017. Without objection, Senator MacKinnon was excused.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
HB 100                                                                                                                        
Senator Micciche moved and asked unanimous consent to be shown as                                                               
a cross sponsor on SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                                                              
NO. 100(FIN) am S "An Act establishing a credit against the net                                                                 
income tax for an in-state processing facility that manufactures urea,                                                          
ammonia, or gas-to-liquid products; relating to establishing the value                                                          
of the state's royalty share of gas production based on contracts with                                                          
certain in-state processing facilities that manufacture urea, ammonia,                                                          
or gas-to-liquid products; and providing for an effective date." Without                                                        
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
HB 156                                                                                                                        
Senators Dunleavy, Micciche moved and asked unanimous consent to                                                                
be shown as cross sponsors on SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE                                                                        
BILL NO. 156(FIN) "An Act relating to a parent's right to direct the                                                            
education of a child; relating to the duties of the state Board of                                                              
Education and Early Development, the Department of Education and                                                                
Early Development, school boards, and school districts; relating to                                                             
public school curriculum and assessments; relating to compliance with                                                           
federal education laws; relating to public school accountability;                                                               
relating to a statewide assessment plan and review of education laws                                                            
and regulations; repealing the minimum expenditure for instruction for                                                          
school districts; relating to sex education, human reproduction                                                                 
education, and human sexuality education; relating to suicide                                                                   
awareness and prevention training; relating to contracts for student                                                            
assessments; relating to questionnaires and surveys administered in                                                             
public schools; relating to physical examinations for teachers; and                                                             
providing for an effective date." Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                         
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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                                    Recess                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the Senate                                                               
stand in recess to a call of the Chair. Without objection, the Senate                                                           
recessed at 6:17 p.m.                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
                                 After Recess                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The Senate reconvened at 9:59 p.m.                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent to return to                                                                  
Messages from the House. Without objection, the Senate returned to:                                                             
                                                                                                                                
                           Messages from the House                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
                               Concur Messages                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
SB 24                                                                                                                         
Message dated April 17 was read stating the House passed and                                                                    
returned for consideration CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 24(JUD) "An                                                                   
Act relating to the applicability of the Legislative Ethics Act to                                                              
legislative interns, legislative volunteers, legislative consultants,                                                           
legislative independent contractors, sole proprietorships, and other                                                            
legal entities" with the following amendment:                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
          CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 24(JUD) am H "An                                                                               
          Act relating to the applicability of the Legislative                                                                  
          Ethics Act to legislative interns, legislative                                                                        
          volunteers, legislative consultants, legislative                                                                      
          independent contractors, sole proprietorships, and                                                                    
          other legal entities; and excluding contractors and                                                                   
          persons who work for contractors from participating                                                                   
          in certain benefit plans provided by the state, certain                                                               
          political subdivisions, or certain public organizations                                                               
          based on performing fee-based or contract services."                                                                  
          (Title Change HCR 34)                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
The concur message was held on the Secretary's desk.                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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SB 121                                                                                                                        
Message dated April 17 was read stating the House passed and                                                                    
returned for consideration CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 121(JUD)                                                                      
"An Act relating to a security freeze on the consumer credit report of a                                                        
minor, incapacitated person, or protected person" with the following                                                            
amendment:                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
          CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 121(JUD) am H                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
The concur message was held on the Secretary's desk.                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SB 210                                                                                                                        
Message dated April 17 was read stating the House passed and                                                                    
returned for consideration CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 210(FIN) am                                                                   
"An Act relating to the community revenue sharing program; and                                                                  
changing the name of the community revenue sharing program to the                                                               
community assistance program" with the following amendment:                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
          HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL                                                                                       
          NO. 210(FIN) "An Act relating to the community                                                                        
          revenue sharing program; changing the name of the                                                                     
          community revenue sharing program to the                                                                              
          community assistance program; and providing for an                                                                    
          effective date." (technical title change)                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
The concur message was held on the Secretary's desk.                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                          Standing Committee Reports                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
HB 308                                                                                                                        
The Judiciary Committee considered HOUSE BILL NO. 308 am "An                                                                    
Act relating to the limitation of liability for the inspection, installation,                                                   
or adjustment of a child safety seat or in providing education regarding                                                        
the installation or adjustment of a child safety seat; and relating to                                                          
child safety devices in motor vehicles." Signing do pass: Senator                                                               
McGuire, Chair; Senators Coghill, Costello, Wielechowski.                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                                                  
     Fiscal Note No. 1, zero, Department of Law                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
The bill is on today's first supplemental calendar.                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
HB 372                                                                                                                        
The Labor and Commerce Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE                                                                        
BILL NO. 372(L&C) am "An Act relating to insurance; relating to the                                                             
annual report by the director of insurance; relating to expenses for                                                            
insurance examinations; relating to regulations for insurance                                                                   
utilization review, benefits determination, health care insurance                                                               
grievance resolution procedures, independent review of adverse                                                                  
determinations or final adverse determinations, independent review                                                              
organizations, and continuing education providers; relating to required                                                         
provisions for health care insurance contracts and policies, including                                                          
health care provider choice; establishing civil penalties for insurers for                                                      
failure to provide requested records; amending the definition of 'wet                                                           
marine and transportation' insurance; amending provisions on limited                                                            
licenses to include crop insurance; relating to third-party administrator                                                       
notification requirements; relating to certification filing by reinsurance                                                      
intermediary brokers; relating to rate filings, delivery of insurance                                                           
policies or endorsements; relating to refunds of variable life insurance                                                        
policies and variable annuities; establishing limitations on issuance of                                                        
long-term care insurance; relating to requirements for group health                                                             
insurance policies; amending the definition of 'group health insurance';                                                        
relating to motor vehicle service contracts; relating to notice                                                                 
requirements for meetings of stockholders or members of a domestic                                                              
insurer; establishing a definition of 'bona fide association'; relating to                                                      
requirements and penalties for committing a fraudulent or criminal                                                              
insurance act; updating criteria for examinations; relating to rate filing                                                      
deviations; establishing civil penalties for certain wilful violations; and                                                     
providing for an effective date" and recommended it be replaced with                                                            
                                                                                                                                
                       SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                                                         
          NO. 372(L&C)                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Signing do pass: Senator Costello, Chair; Senators Stevens, Meyer.                                                              
Signing amend: Senator Giessel.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                                                  
          Fiscal Note No. 1, zero, Department of Commerce, Community                                                           
      and Economic Development                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
The bill is on today's first supplemental calendar.                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
HJR 28                                                                                                                        
The Resources Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE JOINT                                                                           
RESOLUTION NO. 28(FSH) Opposing the United States Food and                                                                      
Drug Administration's approval of AquaBounty AquAdvantage                                                                       
genetically engineered salmon; urging the United States Congress to                                                             
enact legislation that requires prominently labeling genetically                                                                
engineered products with the words "Genetically Modified" on the                                                                
product's packaging; and supporting the efforts of the state's                                                                  
congressional delegation to delay the confirmation of the new                                                                   
commissioner of the United States Food and Drug Administration                                                                  
until the United States Food and Drug Administration agrees to require                                                          
labeling for genetically engineered salmon, and recommended it be                                                               
replaced with                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
     SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION                                                                                
     NO. 28(RES) Opposing the United States Food and Drug                                                                       
     Administration's approval of AquaBounty AquAdvantage                                                                       
     genetically engineered salmon; urging the United States                                                                    
     Congress to enact legislation that requires prominently                                                                    
     labeling genetically engineered products with the words                                                                    
     "Genetically Modified" on the product's packaging; and                                                                     
     urging the United States Congress and the United States Food                                                               
     and Drug Administration to classify the state as Tier IV for                                                               
     purposes of administering and funding consideration under                                                                  
     the Food Safety Modernization Act. (Title Change SCR 28)                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Signing do pass: Senator Giessel, Chair; Senators Costello,                                                                     
Wielechowski, Coghill, Stedman, Stoltze.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                                                  
     Fiscal Note No. 1, zero, Legislative Agency                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The resolution was referred to the Rules Committee.                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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                        Introduction and Reference of                                                                        
                              Senate Resolutions                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
SCR 28                                                                                                                        
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 28 BY THE                                                                                      
SENATE RESOURCES COMMITTEE,                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
          Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e),                                                                         
          Uniform Rules of the Alaska State Legislature,                                                                        
          concerning House Joint Resolution No. 28, opposing                                                                    
          the United States Food and Drug Administration's                                                                      
          approval of AquaBounty AquAdvantage genetically                                                                       
          engineered salmon; urging the United States                                                                           
          Congress to enact legislation that requires                                                                           
          prominently labeling genetically engineered products                                                                  
          with the words "Genetically Modified" on the                                                                          
          product's packaging; and supporting the efforts of the                                                                
          state's congressional delegation to delay the                                                                         
          confirmation of the new commissioner of the United                                                                    
          States Food and Drug Administration until the United                                                                  
          States Food and Drug Administration agrees to                                                                         
          require labeling for genetically engineered salmon.                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
was read the first time and held on the Secretary's desk.                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
SCR 29                                                                                                                        
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 29 BY THE                                                                                      
SENATE FINANCE COMMITTEE,                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
          Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e),                                                                         
          Uniform Rules of the Alaska State Legislature,                                                                        
          concerning House Bill No. 254, extending the                                                                          
          termination date of the Big Game Commercial                                                                           
          Services Board.                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
was read the first time and held on the Secretary's desk.                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
SCR 30                                                                                                                        
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 30 BY THE                                                                                      
SENATE FINANCE COMMITTEE,                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                

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          Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e),                                                                         
          Uniform Rules of the Alaska State Legislature,                                                                        
          concerning House Bill No. 41, relating to sport                                                                       
          fishing services, sport fishing operators, and sport                                                                  
          fishing guides.                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
was read the first time and held on the Secretary's desk.                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
SCR 31                                                                                                                        
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 31 BY THE                                                                                      
SENATE JUDICIARY COMMITTEE,                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
          Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e),                                                                         
          Uniform Rules of the Alaska State Legislature,                                                                        
          concerning House Bill No. 254, extending the                                                                          
          termination date of the Big Game Commercial                                                                           
          Services Board.                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
was read the first time and held on the Secretary's desk.                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the first                                                                
supplemental calendar be adopted. Without objection, the first                                                                  
supplemental calendar was adopted.                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
               Consideration of the First Supplemental Calendar                                                              
                                                                                                                                
                        Second Reading of House Bills                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
HB 41                                                                                                                         
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 41(FIN) am "An Act relating to sport                                                                      
fishing services, sport fishing operators, and sport fishing guides; 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 Senate Committee Substitute offered                                                             
on page 2589. Senator Gardner objected, then withdrew her objection.                                                            
There being no further objection, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE                                                                    
BILL NO. 41(FIN) "An Act relating to sport fishing services, salt                                                               
water sport fishing operators, and salt water sport fishing guides; and                                                         
providing for an effective date" was adopted.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                

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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.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 41(FIN) was read the                                                                        
third time.                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                                                      
NO. 41(FIN) "An Act relating to sport fishing services, salt water                                                              
sport fishing operators, and salt water sport fishing guides; and                                                               
providing for an effective date" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken                                                           
with the following result:                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSHB 41(FIN)                                                                                                                
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
Effective Dates                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  16   NAYS:  4   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Egan, Ellis, Gardner, Giessel,                                                                
Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, Meyer, Micciche, Olson,                                                                     
Stedman, Stevens                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Dunleavy, McGuire, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
and so, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 41(FIN)                                                                             
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 effective date                                                            
clauses. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was referred                                                         
to the Secretary for engrossment.                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
SCR 30                                                                                                                        
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent to take up                                                                    
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 30, which had been                                                                             
held on the Secretary's desk (page 2612). Without objection, the                                                                
resolution was before the Senate on final passage.                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION                                                                         
NO. 30 Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules                                                              
of the Alaska State Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 41, relating                                                         
to sport fishing services, sport fishing operators, and sport fishing                                                           
guides,  pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                        

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SCR 30                                                                                                                          
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, Gardner,                                                               
Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                    
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
and so, SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 30 passed the                                                                          
Senate and was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
HB 125                                                                                                                        
HOUSE BILL NO. 125 "An Act relating to the sale of products                                                                     
containing dextromethorphan; relating to the regulation of                                                                      
dextromethorphan by municipalities; and providing for an effective                                                              
date" was read the second time.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                                              
advanced to third reading and placed on final passage. Without                                                                  
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
HOUSE BILL NO. 125 was read the third time.                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall HOUSE BILL NO. 125 "An Act relating to                                                               
the sale of products containing dextromethorphan; relating to the                                                               
regulation of dextromethorphan by municipalities; and providing for                                                             
an effective date" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the                                                                
following result:                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
HB 125                                                                                                                          
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
Effective Date                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  18   NAYS:  2   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Egan, Ellis, Gardner, Giessel,                                                                
Hoffman, Huggins, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer, Micciche, Olson,                                                                   
Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Dunleavy, Kelly                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
and so, HOUSE BILL NO. 125 passed the Senate.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                

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Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                                              
the passage of the bill be considered the vote on the effective date                                                            
clause. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was signed by                                                         
the President and Secretary and returned to the House.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HB 126                                                                                                                        
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 126(JUD) am "An Act relating to the                                                                       
administration of military justice; relating to the adoption of                                                                 
regulations by the adjutant general; relating to the authority of the                                                           
adjutant general; relating to appeals of convictions and sentences of                                                           
courts-martial; establishing the Military Appeals Commission; relating                                                          
to the detention and incarceration of members of the militia; relating to                                                       
the jurisdiction of the supreme court over petitions from the Military                                                          
Appeals Commission; relating to involuntary commitment for                                                                      
evaluation or treatment of a mental disease or defect before court-                                                             
martial proceedings; relating to offenses subject to court-martial                                                              
proceedings; amending Rule 6, Alaska Rules of Criminal Procedure;                                                               
and providing for an effective date" was read the second time.                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Senator McGuire, Chair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                                               
adoption of the Judiciary Senate Committee Substitute offered on page                                                           
2556. Senator Gardner objected, then withdrew her objection. There                                                              
being no further objection, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                                                     
NO. 126(JUD) 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.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 126(JUD) was read                                                                           
the third time.                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                                                      
NO. 126(JUD) "An Act relating to the administration of military                                                                 
justice; relating to the adoption of regulations by the adjutant general;                                                       
relating to the authority of the adjutant general; relating to appeals of                                                       
convictions and sentences of courts-martial; establishing the Military                                                          
Appeals Commission; relating to the detention and incarceration of                                                              
members of the militia; relating to the jurisdiction of the supreme                                                             
court over petitions from the Military Appeals Commission; relating to                                                          

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involuntary commitment for evaluation or treatment of a mental                                                                  
disease or defect before court-martial proceedings; relating to offenses                                                        
subject to court-martial proceedings; amending Rule 6, Alaska Rules                                                             
of Criminal Procedure; and providing for an effective date" pass the                                                            
Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSHB 126(JUD)                                                                                                               
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
Court Rule      Effective Date                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, Gardner,                                                               
Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                    
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
and so, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 126(JUD)                                                                            
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.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                                              
the passage of the bill be considered the vote on the effective date                                                            
clause. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was referred                                                          
to the Secretary for engrossment.                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
HB 143                                                                                                                        
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" was read the second time.                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                                              
advanced to third reading and placed on final passage. Without                                                                  
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 143(FIN) was read the third time.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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The question being: "Shall 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" pass the Senate?"                                                           
The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 143(FIN)                                                                                                                   
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  18   NAYS:  2   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Egan, Ellis, Gardner, Giessel,                                                                
Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer, Micciche,                                                                   
Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Dunleavy, Stoltze                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
and so, CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 143(FIN) passed the Senate, was                                                                   
signed by the President and Secretary and returned to the House.                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HB 234                                                                                                                        
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 234(L&C) "An Act relating to insurance                                                                    
coverage for mental health benefits provided through telemedicine"                                                              
was read the second time.                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Senator Costello, Chair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                                              
adoption of the Labor and Commerce Senate Committee Substitute                                                                  
offered on page 2560. Senator Gardner objected, then withdrew her                                                               
objection. There being no further objection, SENATE CS FOR CS                                                                   
FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 234(L&C) "An Act relating to insurance                                                                       
coverage for mental health benefits provided through telehealth" 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.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 234(L&C) was read                                                                           
the third time.                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                                                      
NO. 234(L&C) "An Act relating to insurance coverage for mental                                                                  
health benefits provided through telehealth" pass the Senate?" The roll                                                         
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSHB 234(L&C)                                                                                                               
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, Gardner,                                                               
Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                    
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
and so, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 234(L&C)                                                                            
passed the Senate and was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SCR 26                                                                                                                        
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent to take up                                                                    
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 26, which had been                                                                             
held on the Secretary's desk (page 2563). Without objection, the                                                                
resolution was before the Senate on final passage.                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION                                                                         
NO. 26 Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules                                                              
of the Alaska State Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 234,                                                                 
relating to insurance coverage for mental health benefits provided                                                              
through telemedicine, pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the                                                             
following result:                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
SCR 26                                                                                                                          
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, Gardner,                                                               
Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                    
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
and so, SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 26 passed the                                                                          
Senate and was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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HB 274                                                                                                                        
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 274(RES) "An Act relating to extensions                                                                   
of certain state land leases; relating to the exchange of state land; and                                                       
relating to the definition of 'state land'" was read the second time.                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                                              
advanced to third reading and placed on final passage. Without                                                                  
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 274(RES) was read the third time.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 274(RES) "An                                                                   
Act relating to extensions of certain state land leases; relating to the                                                        
exchange of state land; and relating to the definition of 'state land'"                                                         
pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 274(RES)                                                                                                                   
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, Gardner,                                                               
Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                    
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
and so, CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 274(RES) passed the Senate, was                                                                   
signed by the President and Secretary and returned to the House.                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HB 289                                                                                                                        
HOUSE BILL NO. 289 "An Act relating to the membership of the                                                                    
Board of Barbers and Hairdressers" was read the second time.                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that HOUSE                                                                    
BILL NO. 289 be moved to the bottom of today's calendar. Without                                                                
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
HB 290                                                                                                                        
HOUSE BILL NO. 290 "An Act extending the termination date of the                                                                
Real Estate Commission; and providing for an effective date" was read                                                           
the second time.                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                                              
advanced to third reading and placed on final passage. Without                                                                  
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
HOUSE BILL NO. 290 was read the third time.                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall HOUSE BILL NO. 290 "An Act extending                                                                 
the termination date of the Real Estate Commission; and providing for                                                           
an effective date" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the                                                                
following result:                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
HB 290                                                                                                                          
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
Effective Date                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  1   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Egan, Ellis, Gardner, Giessel,                                                                
Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer, Micciche,                                                                   
Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Dunleavy                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
and so, HOUSE BILL NO. 290 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 effective date                                                            
clause. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was signed by                                                         
the President and Secretary and returned to the House.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HB 308                                                                                                                        
HOUSE BILL NO. 308 am "An Act relating to the limitation of                                                                     
liability for the inspection, installation, or adjustment of a child safety                                                     
seat or in providing education regarding the installation or adjustment                                                         
of a child safety seat; and relating to child safety devices in motor                                                           
vehicles" was read the second time.                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                                              
advanced to third reading and placed on final passage. Without                                                                  
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
HOUSE BILL NO. 308 am was read the third time.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                

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Senators Costello, McGuire moved and asked unanimous consent to                                                                 
be shown as cross sponsors on the bill. Without objection, it was so                                                            
ordered.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall HOUSE BILL NO. 308 am "An Act                                                                        
relating to the limitation of liability for the inspection, installation, or                                                    
adjustment of a child safety seat or in providing education regarding                                                           
the installation or adjustment of a child safety seat; and relating to                                                          
child safety devices in motor vehicles" pass the Senate?" The roll was                                                          
taken with the following result:                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HB 308 am                                                                                                                       
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  1   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Egan, Ellis, Gardner, Giessel,                                                                
Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer, Micciche,                                                                   
Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Dunleavy                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
and so, HOUSE BILL NO. 308 am passed the Senate, was signed by                                                                  
the President and Secretary and returned to the House.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HB 314                                                                                                                        
HOUSE BILL NO. 314 "An Act relating to the Alaska regional                                                                      
economic assistance program; extending the termination date of the                                                              
Alaska regional economic assistance program; 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 Senate Committee Substitute offered                                                             
on page 2592. Senator Gardner objected, then withdrew her objection.                                                            
There being no further objection, SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                                                      
NO. 314(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.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 314(FIN) was read the third                                                                        
time.                                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                

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The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                                                             
NO. 314(FIN) "An Act relating to the Alaska regional economic                                                                   
assistance program; extending the termination date of the Alaska                                                                
regional economic assistance program; and providing for an effective                                                            
date" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                           
                                                                                                                                
SCS HB 314(FIN)                                                                                                                 
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
Effective Date                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, Gardner,                                                               
Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                    
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
and so, SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 314(FIN) 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 effective date                                                            
clause. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was referred                                                          
to the Secretary for engrossment.                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
HB 372                                                                                                                        
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 372(L&C) am "An Act relating to                                                                           
insurance; relating to the annual report by the director of insurance;                                                          
relating to expenses for insurance examinations; relating to regulations                                                        
for insurance utilization review, benefits determination, health care                                                           
insurance grievance resolution procedures, independent review of                                                                
adverse determinations or final adverse determinations, independent                                                             
review organizations, and continuing education providers; relating to                                                           
required provisions for health care insurance contracts and policies,                                                           
including health care provider choice; establishing civil penalties for                                                         
insurers for failure to provide requested records; amending the                                                                 
definition of 'wet marine and transportation' insurance; amending                                                               
provisions on limited licenses to include crop insurance; relating to                                                           
third-party administrator notification requirements; relating to                                                                
certification filing by reinsurance intermediary brokers; relating to rate                                                      
filings, delivery of insurance policies or endorsements; relating to                                                            
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establishing limitations on issuance of long-term care insurance;                                                               
relating to requirements for group health insurance policies; amending                                                          
the definition of 'group health insurance'; relating to motor vehicle                                                           
service contracts; relating to notice requirements for meetings of                                                              
stockholders or members of a domestic insurer; establishing a                                                                   
definition of 'bona fide association'; relating to requirements and                                                             
penalties for committing a fraudulent or criminal insurance act;                                                                
updating criteria for examinations; relating to rate filing deviations;                                                         
establishing civil penalties for certain wilful violations; and providing                                                       
for an effective date" was read the second time.                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Senator Costello, Chair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the                                                              
adoption of the Labor and Commerce Senate Committee Substitute                                                                  
offered on page 2610. Senator Gardner objected, then withdrew her                                                               
objection. There being no further objection, SENATE CS FOR CS                                                                   
FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 372(L&C) was adopted.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Senator Giessel offered Amendment No. 1:                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Page 20, following line 20:                                                                                                     
     Insert a new bill section to read:                                                                                         
"* Sec. 31. AS 21.36.125(c) is amended to read:                                                                               
          (c)  The director of insurance shall adopt regulations to                                                             
     implement, define, and enforce this section, except that the                                                           
     director may not adopt a regulation that sets the final                                                                
     payment of a covered service."                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Page 37, following line 1:                                                                                                      
     Insert a new bill section to read:                                                                                         
"* Sec. 70. 3 AAC 26.110(a)(2)(B) and (5)(A) are annulled."                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Page 37, line 13:                                                                                                               
     Delete "Section 69"                                                                                                        
     Insert "Section 71"                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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Page 37, line 14:                                                                                                               
     Delete "Section 67"                                                                                                        
     Insert "Section 68"                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Page 37, line 15:                                                                                                               
     Delete "sec. 68"                                                                                                           
     Insert "sec. 69"                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Page 37, line 17:                                                                                                               
     Delete "Section 65"                                                                                                        
     Insert "Section 66"                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Senator Giessel moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 1.                                                                      
Objections were heard. Senator Giessel moved and asked unanimous                                                                
consent to withdraw Amendment No. 1. Without objection,                                                                         
Amendment No. 1 was withdrawn.                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
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.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 372(L&C) was read                                                                           
the third time.                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                                                      
NO. 372(L&C) "An Act relating to insurance; relating to the annual                                                              
report by the director of insurance; relating to expenses for insurance                                                         
examinations; relating to regulations for insurance utilization review,                                                         
benefits determination, health care insurance grievance resolution                                                              
procedures, independent review of adverse determinations or final                                                               
adverse determinations, independent review organizations, and                                                                   
continuing education providers; relating to required provisions for                                                             
health care insurance contracts and policies, including health care                                                             
provider choice; establishing civil penalties for insurers for failure to                                                       
provide requested records; amending the definition of 'wet marine and                                                           
transportation' insurance; amending provisions on limited licenses to                                                           
include crop insurance; relating to third-party administrator                                                                   
notification requirements; relating to certification filing by reinsurance                                                      
intermediary brokers; relating to rate filings, delivery of insurance                                                           
policies or endorsements; relating to refunds of variable life insurance                                                        

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policies and variable annuities; establishing limitations on issuance of                                                        
long-term care insurance; relating to requirements for group health                                                             
insurance policies; amending the definition of 'group health insurance';                                                        
relating to motor vehicle service contracts; relating to notice                                                                 
requirements for meetings of stockholders or members of a domestic                                                              
insurer; establishing a definition of 'bona fide association'; relating to                                                      
requirements and penalties for committing a fraudulent or criminal                                                              
insurance act; updating criteria for examinations; relating to rate filing                                                      
deviations; establishing civil penalties for certain wilful violations; and                                                     
providing for an effective date" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken                                                           
with the following result:                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSHB 372(L&C)                                                                                                               
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
Effective Dates                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  17   NAYS:  2   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  1                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Egan, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman,                                                              
Huggins, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer, Micciche, Olson, Stedman,                                                                   
Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Dunleavy, Kelly                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Ellis                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
and so, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 372(L&C)                                                                            
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 effective date                                                            
clauses. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was referred                                                         
to the Secretary for engrossment.                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
HB 373                                                                                                                        
HOUSE BILL NO. 373 "An Act approving and ratifying the sale of                                                                  
royalty oil by the State of Alaska to Tesoro Corporation and Tesoro                                                             
Refining and Marketing Company LLC; and providing for an effective                                                              
date" was read the second time.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                                              
advanced to third reading and placed on final passage. Without                                                                  
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                

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HOUSE BILL NO. 373 was read the third time.                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall HOUSE BILL NO. 373 "An Act approving                                                                 
and ratifying the sale of royalty oil by the State of Alaska to Tesoro                                                          
Corporation and Tesoro Refining and Marketing Company LLC; and                                                                  
providing for an effective date" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken                                                           
with the following result:                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
HB 373                                                                                                                          
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
Effective Date                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, Gardner,                                                               
Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                    
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
and so, HOUSE BILL NO. 373 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 effective date                                                            
clause. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was signed by                                                         
the President and Secretary and returned to the House.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HB 375                                                                                                                        
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 375(FIN) "An Act requiring the                                                                            
electronic submission of a tax return or report with the Department of                                                          
Revenue; and providing for an effective date" was read the second                                                               
time.                                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                                              
advanced to third reading and placed on final passage. Without                                                                  
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 375(FIN) was read the third time.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 375(FIN) "An                                                                   
Act requiring the electronic submission of a tax return or report with                                                          
the Department of Revenue; and providing for an effective date" pass                                                            
the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                      
                                                                                                                                

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CSHB 375(FIN)                                                                                                                   
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
Effective Dates                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  18   NAYS:  2   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Egan, Ellis, Gardner, Giessel,                                                                
Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer, Micciche,                                                                   
Olson, Stedman, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Dunleavy, Stevens                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
and so, CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 375(FIN) 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 effective date                                                            
clauses. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was signed                                                           
by the President and Secretary and returned to the House.                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
                  Consideration of the Calendar (continued)                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
HB 254                                                                                                                        
SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 254(FIN), which had been                                                                           
moved to the bottom of the calendar (page 2604), was read the third                                                             
time.                                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                                                             
NO. 254(FIN) "An Act extending the termination date of the Big                                                                  
Game Commercial Services Board; relating to the Big Game                                                                        
Commercial Services Board; and providing for an effective date" pass                                                            
the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
SCS HB 254(FIN)                                                                                                                 
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
Effective Date                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  1                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, Gardner,                                                               
Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                    
Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Micciche                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
and so, SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 254(FIN) passed the                                                                        
Senate.                                                                                                                         

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Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                                              
the passage of the bill be considered the vote on the effective date                                                            
clause. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was referred                                                          
to the Secretary for engrossment.                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
SCR 29                                                                                                                        
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent to take up                                                                    
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 29, which had been                                                                             
held on the Secretary's desk (page 2612). Without objection, the                                                                
resolution was before the Senate on final passage.                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION                                                                         
NO. 29 Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules                                                              
of the Alaska State Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 254,                                                                 
extending the termination date of the Big Game Commercial Services                                                              
Board, pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                          
                                                                                                                                
SCR 29                                                                                                                          
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  1                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, Gardner,                                                               
Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                    
Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Micciche                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
and so, SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 29 passed the                                                                          
Senate and was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the second                                                               
supplemental calendar be adopted. Without objection, the second                                                                 
supplemental calendar was adopted.                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
              Consideration of the Second Supplemental Calendar                                                              
                                                                                                                                
                        Second Reading of House Bills                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
HB 137                                                                                                                        
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 137(FIN) am "An Act raising certain fees                                                                  
related to sport fishing, hunting, and trapping; relating to the fish and                                                       
game fund; providing for the repeal of the sport fishing surcharge and                                                          

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sport fishing facility revenue bonds; replacing the permanent sport                                                             
fishing, hunting, or trapping identification card for certain residents                                                         
with an identification card valid for three years; relating to hunting and                                                      
fishing by proxy; relating to fish and game conservation decals; raising                                                        
the age of eligibility for a sport fishing, hunting, or trapping license                                                        
exemption for state residents; raising the age at which a state resident                                                        
is required to obtain a license for sport fishing, hunting, or trapping;                                                        
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 Senate Committee Substitute offered                                                             
on page 2557. Senator Gardner objected, then withdrew her objection.                                                            
There being no further objection, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE                                                                    
BILL NO. 137(FIN) "An Act establishing an intensive management                                                                  
surcharge; providing for the repeal of the intensive management                                                                 
surcharge; establishing certain special hunting and fishing licenses and                                                        
permits for residents with developmental disabilities; establishing a                                                           
separate sustainable wildlife account in the fish and game fund; raising                                                        
certain fees related to sport fishing, hunting, and trapping; relating to                                                       
the fish and game fund; providing for the repeal of the sport fishing                                                           
surcharge and sport fishing facility revenue bonds; replacing the                                                               
permanent sport fishing, hunting, or trapping identification card for                                                           
certain residents with an identification card valid for three years;                                                            
relating to hunting and fishing by proxy; relating to fish and game                                                             
conservation decals; raising the age at which a state resident is                                                               
required to obtain a license for sport fishing, hunting, or trapping;                                                           
relating to the Chitina dip net fishery; and providing for an effective                                                         
date" was adopted.                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Senator McGuire offered Amendment No. 1:                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 7, following "bonds;":                                                                                           
          Insert "relating to the regulation of nonresident hunters;"                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Page 12, following line 14:                                                                                                     
          Insert a new bill section to read:                                                                                    
"* Sec. 29. AS 16.05.407 is amended by adding a new subsection to                                                             
read:                                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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                   (g)  Regulations adopted by the department or Board                                                          
          of Game to implement (a) of this section may not apply                                                                
          restrictions to nonresidents under (a)(2) of this section that are                                                    
          not applied to nonresidents under (a)(1) of this section."                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Page 14, line 11:                                                                                                               
          Delete "33"                                                                                                           
          Insert "34"                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Page 14, line 18:                                                                                                               
          Delete "sec. 35"                                                                                                      
          Insert "sec. 36"                                                                                                      
          Delete "33"                                                                                                           
          Insert "34"                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Page 14, line 19:                                                                                                               
          Delete "sec. 35"                                                                                                      
          Insert "sec. 36"                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Page 14, line 20:                                                                                                               
          Delete "sec. 36"                                                                                                      
  Insert "sec. 37"                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Senator McGuire moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 1.                                                                      
Senator Wielechowski objected.                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 1 be adopted?" The roll                                                                
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSHB 137(FIN)                                                                                                               
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 1?                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  14   NAYS:  5   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  1                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly,                                                            
MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Egan, Ellis, Gardner, Giessel, Wielechowski                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Micciche                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 1 was adopted.                                                                                            

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Senator MacKinnon offered Amendment No. 2:                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, lines 7 - 8:                                                                                                            
          Delete "replacing the permanent sport fishing, hunting, or                                                          
trapping identification card for certain residents with an                                                                    
identification card valid for three years;"                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Page 10, lines 4 - 5:                                                                                                           
          Delete ". An identification card issued under this                                                                
subsection is valid for three years"                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Page 10, line 5:                                                                                                                
          Delete "an [A PERMANENT]"                                                                                         
          Insert "a permanent"                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Page 10, line 9:                                                                                                                
                Delete "eligible for an [ISSUED A PERMANENT]"                                                              
          Insert "issued a permanent"                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Page 10, line 20:                                                                                                               
          Delete "an"                                                                                                       
          Insert "a permanent"                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Page 11, line 8:                                                                                                                
          Delete "[PERMANENT]"                                                                                                  
          Insert "permanent"                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Page 11, line 12:                                                                                                               
          Delete "[PERMANENT]"                                                                                                  
          Insert "permanent"                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Page 11, line 22:                                                                                                               
          Delete "[PERMANENT]"                                                                                                  
          Insert "permanent"                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Page 11, line 26:                                                                                                               
          Delete "[PERMANENT]"                                                                                                  
          Insert "permanent"                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Page 13, line 28, through page 14, line 8:                                                                                      
          Delete all material.                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                

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Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Page 14, line 18:                                                                                                               
          Delete "sec. 35"                                                                                                      
          Insert "sec. 34"                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Page 14, line 19:                                                                                                               
          Delete "sec. 35"                                                                                                      
          Insert "sec. 34"                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Page 14, line 20:                                                                                                               
          Delete "sec. 36"                                                                                                      
  Insert "sec. 35"                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Senator MacKinnon moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 2.                                                                    
Senator Gardner objected, then withdrew her objection. There being                                                              
no further objection, Amendment No. 2 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.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 137(FIN) am S was                                                                           
read the third time.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                                                      
NO. 137(FIN) am S "An Act establishing an intensive management                                                                  
surcharge; providing for the repeal of the intensive management                                                                 
surcharge; establishing certain special hunting and fishing licenses and                                                        
permits for residents with developmental disabilities; establishing a                                                           
separate sustainable wildlife account in the fish and game fund; raising                                                        
certain fees related to sport fishing, hunting, and trapping; relating to                                                       
the fish and game fund; providing for the repeal of the sport fishing                                                           
surcharge and sport fishing facility revenue bonds; relating to the                                                             
regulation of nonresident hunters; relating to hunting and fishing by                                                           
proxy; relating to fish and game conservation decals; raising the age at                                                        
which a state resident is required to obtain a license for sport fishing,                                                       
hunting, or trapping; relating to the Chitina dip net fishery; and                                                              
providing for an effective date" pass the Senate?" The roll was taken                                                           
with the following result:                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                

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SCS CSHB 137(FIN) am S                                                                                                          
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
Effective Dates                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  15   NAYS:  4   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  1                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Egan, Ellis, Gardner, Giessel,                                                                
Hoffman, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer, Olson, Stevens,                                                                      
Stoltze                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Dunleavy, Huggins, Stedman, Wielechowski                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Micciche                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
and so, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                                                                         
NO. 137(FIN) am S 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 effective date                                                            
clauses. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was referred                                                         
to the Secretary for engrossment.                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
SCR 22                                                                                                                        
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent to take up                                                                    
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 22, which had been                                                                             
held on the Secretary's desk (page 2262). Without objection, the                                                                
resolution was before the Senate on final passage.                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION                                                                         
NO. 22 Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules                                                              
of the Alaska State Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 137,                                                                 
raising certain fees related to sport fishing, hunting, and trapping;                                                           
relating to the fish and game fund; providing for the repeal of the sport                                                       
fishing surcharge and sport fishing facility revenue bonds; replacing                                                           
the permanent sport fishing, hunting, or trapping identification card for                                                       
certain residents with an identification card valid for three years;                                                            
relating to hunting and fishing by proxy; relating to fish and game                                                             
conservation decals; raising the age of eligibility for a sport fishing,                                                        
hunting, or trapping license exemption for state residents; and raising                                                         
the age at which a state resident is required to obtain a license for sport                                                     
fishing, hunting, or trapping, pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with                                                        
the following result:                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                

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SCR 22                                                                                                                          
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  1                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, Gardner,                                                               
Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                    
Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Micciche                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
and so, SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 22 passed the                                                                          
Senate and was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                               Concur Messages                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
SB 24                                                                                                                         
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent to take up the                                                                
concur message on CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 24(JUD) am H "An                                                                       
Act relating to the applicability of the Legislative Ethics Act to                                                              
legislative interns, legislative volunteers, legislative consultants,                                                           
legislative independent contractors, sole proprietorships, and other                                                            
legal entities; and excluding contractors and persons who work for                                                              
contractors from participating in certain benefit plans provided by the                                                         
state, certain political subdivisions, or certain public organizations                                                          
based on performing fee-based or contract services" which had been                                                              
held on the Secretary's desk (page 2608). Without objection, it was so                                                          
ordered.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved that the Senate concur in the House                                                                       
amendment.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall the Senate concur in the House                                                                       
amendment?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
CSSB 24(JUD) am H                                                                                                               
Shall the Senate Concur in the House                                                                                            
Amendment to CSSB 24(JUD)?                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  1                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, Gardner,                                                               
Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                    
Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Micciche                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
and so, the Senate concurred in the House amendment, thus adopting                                                              
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 24(JUD) am H "An Act relating to the                                                                     
applicability of the Legislative Ethics Act to legislative interns,                                                             
legislative volunteers, legislative consultants, legislative independent                                                        
contractors, sole proprietorships, and other legal entities; and                                                                
excluding contractors and persons who work for contractors from                                                                 
participating in certain benefit plans provided by the state, certain                                                           
political subdivisions, or certain public organizations based on                                                                
performing fee-based or contract services."                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
The Secretary was requested to notify the House.                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The bill was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HCR 34                                                                                                                        
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent to take up                                                                    
HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 34. Without objection,                                                                          
the resolution was before the Senate on final passage.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION                                                                          
NO. 34 Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules                                                              
of the Alaska State Legislature, concerning Senate Bill No. 24,                                                                 
relating to the applicability of the Legislative Ethics Act to legislative                                                      
interns, legislative volunteers, legislative consultants, legislative                                                           
independent contractors, sole proprietorships, and other legal entities,                                                        
pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
HCR 34                                                                                                                          
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  1                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, Gardner,                                                               
Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                    
Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Micciche                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                

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and so, HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 34 passed the                                                                           
Senate, was signed by the President and Secretary and returned to the                                                           
House.                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
SB 121                                                                                                                        
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent to take up the                                                                
concur message on CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 121(JUD) am H "An                                                                      
Act relating to a security freeze on the consumer credit report of a                                                            
minor, incapacitated person, or protected person" which had been held                                                           
on the Secretary's desk (page 2609).  Without objection, it was so                                                              
ordered.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved that the Senate concur in the House                                                                       
amendment.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall the Senate concur in the House                                                                       
amendment?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
CSSB 121(JUD) am H                                                                                                              
Shall the Senate Concur in the House                                                                                            
Amendment to CSSB 121(JUD)?                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, Gardner,                                                               
Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                    
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
and so, the Senate concurred in the House amendment, thus adopting                                                              
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 121(JUD) am H "An Act relating to a                                                                      
security freeze on the consumer credit report of a minor, incapacitated                                                         
person, or protected person."                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
The Secretary was requested to notify the House.                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The bill was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
SB 210                                                                                                                        
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent to take up the                                                                
concur message on HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL                                                                               
NO. 210(FIN) "An Act relating to the community revenue sharing                                                                  

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program; changing the name of the community revenue sharing                                                                     
program to the community assistance program; and providing for an                                                               
effective date" which had been held on the Secretary's desk (page                                                               
2609). Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved that the Senate concur in the House                                                                       
amendment.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall the Senate concur in the House                                                                       
amendment?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSB 210(FIN)                                                                                                               
Shall the Senate Concur in the House                                                                                            
Amendment to CSSB 210(FIN) am?   Effective Date                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  1   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, Gardner,                                                               
Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                    
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Wielechowski                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
and so, the Senate concurred in the House amendment, thus adopting                                                              
HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 210(FIN) "An Act                                                                            
relating to the community revenue sharing program; changing the                                                                 
name of the community revenue sharing program to the community                                                                  
assistance program; and providing for an effective date."                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                                              
concurrence be considered the vote on the effective date clause.                                                                
Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The Secretary was requested to notify the House.                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The bill was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
SB 32                                                                                                                         
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent to take up the                                                                
concur message on HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL                                                                               
NO. 32(RES) "An Act relating to the sale of timber on state land; and                                                           
providing for an effective date" which had been held on the Secretary's                                                         
desk (page 2552). Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                

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Senator Coghill moved that the Senate concur in the House                                                                       
amendment.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall the Senate concur in the House                                                                       
amendment?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSB 32(RES)                                                                                                                
Shall the Senate Concur in the House                                                                                            
Amendment to CSSB 32(RES)?   Effective Date                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, Gardner,                                                               
Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                    
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
and so, the Senate concurred in the House amendment, thus adopting                                                              
HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 32(RES) "An Act                                                                             
relating to the sale of timber on state land; and providing for an                                                              
effective date."                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote on                                                              
concurrence be considered the vote on the effective date clause.                                                                
Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The Secretary was requested to notify the House.                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The bill was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent to move to the                                                                
Consideration of the Calendar. Without objection, the Senate moved                                                              
to:                                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
         Consideration of the First Supplemental Calendar (continued)                                                        
                                                                                                                                
HB 289                                                                                                                        
HOUSE BILL NO. 289 "An Act relating to the membership of the                                                                    
Board of Barbers and Hairdressers" which had been moved to the                                                                  
bottom of the calendar (page 2620), was before the Senate in second                                                             
reading.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                

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Senator MacKinnon, Cochair, moved and asked unanimous consent                                                                   
for the adoption of the Finance Senate Committee Substitute offered                                                             
on page 2591. Senator Gardner objected, then withdrew her objection.                                                            
Senator Costello objected.                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall the Finance Senate Committee Substitute                                                              
be Adopted?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
HB 289                                                                                                                          
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Adopt Finance Senate Committee Substitute?                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  18   NAYS:  2   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, Gardner, Giessel,                                                                
Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, Meyer, Micciche, Olson,                                                                     
Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Costello, McGuire                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
and so, SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 289(FIN) "An Act                                                                           
relating to the membership of the Board of Barbers and Hairdressers;                                                            
and relating to the practice of optometry" was adopted.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Senator Ellis offered Amendment No. 1:                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
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     Delete "and"                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 2, following "optometry":                                                                                        
     Insert "; prohibiting smoking in certain places; relating to                                                             
education on the smoking prohibition; and providing for an                                                                    
effective date"                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
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     Insert a new bill section to read:                                                                                         
"* Section 1. The uncodified law of the State of Alaska is amended                                                            
by adding a new section to read:                                                                                                
     LEGISLATIVE INTENT. It is the intent of the legislature that                                                               
nothing in this Act is intended to alter applicable law relating to                                                             
liability of a manufacturer, dispenser, or other person for a cause of                                                          
action that may arise from smoking tobacco, e-cigarettes, or other oral                                                         

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smoking devices in an enclosed area or to otherwise limit the state                                                             
immunity from liability provided for in state law. In this section, "e-                                                         
cigarette," "enclosed area," and "smoking" have the meanings given to                                                           
those terms in AS 18.35.399."                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
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     Delete "Section 1"                                                                                                       
     Insert "Sec. 2"                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
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     Insert new bill sections to read:                                                                                          
"* Sec. 9. AS 18.35 is amended by adding new sections to read:                                                                
            Article 4. Prohibition of Smoking in Certain Places.                                                              
          Sec. 18.35.301. Prohibition of smoking. (a) Smoking is                                                              
     prohibited in an enclosed area in a public place, including an                                                             
     enclosed area                                                                                                              
              (1)  at an entertainment venue or a sports arena;                                                                
              (2)  on a bus, in a taxicab, on a ferry, or in another vehicle                                                    
     used for public transportation;                                                                                            
              (3)  at a public transit depot, bus shelter, airport terminal,                                                    
     or other public transportation facility;                                                                                   
              (4)  at a retail store or shopping center;                                                                        
              (5)  at a place of government or public assembly located                                                          
     on property that is owned or operated by the state, a municipality,                                                        
     or a regional educational attendance area, or by an agent of the                                                           
      state, a municipality, or a regional educational attendance area.                                                        
          (b)  Smoking is prohibited in an enclosed area                                                                        
              (1)  at an office building, office, hotel, motel, restaurant,                                                     
     bar, retail store, or common area in an apartment building or                                                              
     multiple-family dwelling;                                                                                                  
              (2)  in a place of employment;                                                                                    
              (3)  in a building or residence that is used to provide paid                                                      
     child care, whether or not children are present in the building or                                                         
     residence;                                                                                                                 
              (4)  at a health care facility;                                                                                   
               (5)  in a vehicle that is a place of employment;                                                                
              (6)  at a public or private educational facility;                                                                
              (7)  in a building or residence that is the site of a business                                                    
     at which the care of adults is provided on a fee-for-service basis;                                                       

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              (8)  at a residence in a health care facility, hotel, or motel;                                                   
              (9)  on a vessel operating as a shore-based fisheries                                                             
     business under AS 43.75.                                                                                                   
          (c)  Smoking is prohibited outdoors                                                                                   
              (1)  at an area located at a public or private school or a                                                        
     state or municipal park that is designated as a place for children to                                                      
     play;                                                                                                                      
              (2)  in a seating area for an outdoor arena, stadium, or                                                          
     amphitheater;                                                                                                              
              (3)  at a place of employment or health care facility that                                                        
     has declared the entire campus or outside grounds or property to                                                           
     be smoke-free;                                                                                                             
              (4)  within                                                                                                       
                   (A)  10 feet of an entrance to a bar or restaurant that                                                      
          serves alcoholic beverages;                                                                                           
                   (B)  20 feet of an entrance, open window, or heating                                                         
          or ventilation system air intake vent at an enclosed area at a                                                        
           place where smoking is prohibited under this section; or                                                            
                   (C)  a reasonable distance of an entrance, open                                                              
          window, or heating or ventilation system air intake vent on a                                                         
          vessel covered by this section as determined by the vessel                                                            
          owner or operator in charge.                                                                                          
          (d)  Notwithstanding (a) of this section, unless the owner or                                                         
     operator prohibits it, smoking is allowed at a retail tobacco or e-                                                        
     cigarette store.                                                                                                           
          (e)  Notwithstanding (a) and (i)(1)(D) of this section, unless a                                                      
     municipality or the owner or operator prohibits it, smoking of e-                                                          
     cigarettes is allowed in a retail tobacco or e-cigarette store that is                                                     
     located in a building that is attached to another business or                                                              
     residence if the retail store                                                                                              
              (1)  does not sell cigarettes, cigars, tobacco, products                                                          
        containing tobacco, and pipes and tobacco smoking accessories;                                                         
              (2)  provides proof sufficient to the department that the                                                         
     retail store was in business at that location on or before June 1,                                                         
     2016; and                                                                                                                  
              (3)  has not changed ownership or location since June 1,                                                          
     2016.                                                                                                                      
          (f)  Notwithstanding (a) and (b) of this section, smoking may                                                         
     be permitted in a separate enclosed smoking area located in a                                                              
     terminal for international passengers who are in transit in a state-                                                       

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     owned and state-operated international airport and who are                                                                 
     restricted by federal law from leaving the airport, if the smoking                                                         
     area is vented directly to an outdoor area that is not an area where                                                       
     smoking is prohibited under (c) of this section.                                                                           
          (g)  Notwithstanding (b) of this section, unless the owner or                                                         
     operator prohibits it, smoking is allowed                                                                                  
              (1)  in a vehicle that is a place of employment when the                                                          
     vehicle is used exclusively by one person;                                                                                 
              (2)  on a vessel when the vessel is engaged in commercial                                                         
     fishing or sport charter fishing or is otherwise used as a place of                                                        
     employment.                                                                                                                
          (h)  Nothing in this section prohibits smoking                                                                        
              (1)  at a private residence, except a private residence                                                           
     described in (b) of this section;                                                                                          
              (2)  in a stand-alone shelter if the stand-alone shelter                                                          
     meets the following requirements:                                                                                          
                   (A)  food or drink may not be sold in the stand-alone                                                        
          shelter;                                                                                                              
                   (B)  at least 50 percent of one side of the shelter is                                                       
          completely open to the outside; and                                                                                   
                   (C)  the stand-alone shelter meets the minimum                                                               
          distance requirements of (c) of this section; or                                                                      
              (3)  in an establishment licensed under AS 17.38 that is a                                                        
     freestanding building.                                                                                                     
         (i)  In this section, "retail tobacco or e-cigarette store"                                                           
              (1)  means a retail store                                                                                         
                   (A)  that sells primarily cigarettes, e-cigarettes,                                                          
          cigars, tobacco and products containing tobacco, and pipes                                                            
          and other smoking or e-cigarette accessories;                                                                         
                   (B)  in which the sale of other products is incidental;                                                      
                   (C)  that derives at least 90 percent of its gross                                                           
          revenue from the sale of cigarettes, e-cigarettes, cigars,                                                            
          tobacco and products containing tobacco, and pipes and other                                                          
          smoking or e-cigarette accessories; and                                                                               
                   (D)  that is a freestanding building not attached to                                                         
          another business or to a residence;                                                                                   
              (2)  does not include                                                                                             
                   (A)  a tobacco or e-cigarette department or section of                                                       
          a business that does not meet the criteria in (1) of this                                                             
          subsection;                                                                                                           

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                   (B)  a business that is also a restaurant or grocery                                                         
          store;                                                                                                                
                   (C)  a business that is licensed under AS 04.11 to                                                           
          serve alcoholic beverages at an outdoor location;                                                                     
                   (D)  a business that is licensed under AS 05.15 to sell                                                      
          pull-tabs;                                                                                                            
                   (E)  a business that is licensed under AS 43.70.075 to                                                       
          sell tobacco but that does not meet the requirements of this                                                          
          subsection; or                                                                                                        
                   (F)  a retail store that is within an indoor public place                                                    
          or workplace.                                                                                                         
          Sec. 18.35.306. Notice of prohibition. (a) A person who is in                                                       
     charge of a place or vehicle where smoking is prohibited under                                                             
     AS 18.35.301 shall conspicuously display in the place or vehicle a                                                         
     sign that                                                                                                                  
              (1)  reads  "Smoking  Prohibited  by  Law--Fine  $50";                                                            
              (2)  includes  the  international symbol for no smoking; or                                                       
              (3)  includes  the  words  "No  Puffin"  with  a  pictorial                                                       
     representation of a Horned Puffin or Tufted Puffin holding a                                                               
      burning cigarette enclosed in a red circle crossed with a red bar.                                                       
          (b)  A person in charge of a building at which smoking is                                                             
     prohibited within a specific distance from the entrance of the                                                             
     building under AS 18.35.301(c)(4) shall conspicuously display a                                                            
     sign that reads "Smoking within (number of feet) Feet of Entrance                                                          
     Prohibited by Law--Fine $50" visible from the outside of each                                                              
     entrance to the building.                                                                                                  
          (c)  The department shall furnish signs required under this                                                           
     section to a person who requests them with the intention of                                                                
     displaying them.                                                                                                           
          Sec. 18.35.311. Duty of employers and building managers.                                                            
     (a)An employer may not permit an employee, customer, or other                                                              
     person to smoke inside an enclosed area at a place of employment.                                                          
          (b)  The owner, operator, manager, or other person who                                                                
     manages a building or other place where smoking is prohibited                                                              
     under AS 18.35.301 may not provide ashtrays or other smoking                                                               
     accessories for use in that building or place.                                                                             
          Sec. 18.35.316. Powers and duties of the commissioner. (a)                                                          
     The commissioner                                                                                                           
              (1)  shall administer and enforce the requirements of                                                             
     AS 18.35.301 - 18.35.399;                                                                                                  

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              (2)  may adopt regulations under AS 44.62                                                                         
     (Administrative Procedure Act) necessary to carry out the duties                                                           
     under this section.                                                                                                        
          (b)  In addition to other powers granted the commissioner                                                             
     under AS 18.35.301 - 18.35.399, the commissioner may delegate                                                              
     to another agency the authority to implement and enforce one or                                                            
     more provisions of AS 18.35.301 - 18.35.399.                                                                               
          Sec. 18.35.321. Public education. (a) The commissioner shall                                                      
     ensure that employers, property owners, property operators, and                                                            
     other members of the public are provided ongoing access to                                                                 
              (1)  a program of education regarding the requirements in                                                         
     AS 18.35.301 - 18.35.399;                                                                                                  
              (2)  an electronically published printable brochure that                                                          
     summarizes the requirements in AS 18.35.301 - 18.35.399.                                                                   
          (b)  The commissioner shall consult with the Department of                                                            
     Health and Social Services                                                                                                 
              (1)  to achieve compliance by employers, property                                                                 
     owners, property operators, and other members of the public with                                                           
     the requirements of AS 18.35.301 - 18.35.399;                                                                              
              (2)  to provide the program of education as required under                                                        
     (a) of this section; the program of education may be provided in                                                           
     combination with the comprehensive smoking education, tobacco                                                              
     use prevention, and tobacco control program established in                                                                 
     AS 44.29.020(a)(14).                                                                                                       
          Sec. 18.35.326. Nonretaliation. (a) An employer may not                                                             
     discharge or in any other manner retaliate against an employee                                                             
     because the employee cooperates with or initiates enforcement of                                                           
     a requirement in AS 18.35.301 - 18.35.399.                                                                                 
          (b)  The owner or operator of a vehicle or other place that is                                                        
     subject to a requirement in AS 18.35.301 - 18.35.399 may not                                                               
     retaliate against a customer or other member of the public for                                                             
     cooperating with or initiating enforcement of a requirement in                                                             
     AS 18.35.301 - 18.35.399.                                                                                                  
          Sec. 18.35.331. Conflicts with local requirements. Nothing                                                          
     in AS 18.35.301 - 18.35.399 prohibits a municipality from                                                                  
     adopting an ordinance imposing                                                                                             
              (1)  additional limitations on smoking; or                                                                        
              (2)  additional duties on employers, owners, operators,                                                           
     and other persons who are subject to the requirements of                                                                   
     AS 18.35.306 or 18.35.311 related to smoking.                                                                              

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   * Sec. 10. AS 18.35.340(a) is amended to read:                                                                             
          (a)  The commissioner shall develop and maintain a procedure                                                          
     for processing reports of violations of AS 18.35.301, 18.35.306,                                                       
     18.35.311, and 18.35.326 [AS 18.35.300, 18.35.305, AND                                                                 
     18.35.330].                                                                                                                
   * Sec. 11. AS 18.35.340(b) is amended to read:                                                                             
          (b)  If, after investigating a report made under this section, the                                                    
     commissioner determines that a violation has occurred, (1) the                                                             
     commissioner may file a civil complaint in the district court to                                                           
     enforce the provisions of AS 18.35.301 - 18.35.399 [AS 18.35.300                                                       
     - 18.35.365]; or (2) an employee of the department designated by                                                           
     the commissioner to enforce the provisions of AS 18.35.301 -                                                           
     18.35.399 [AS 18.35.300 - 18.35.365] may issue a citation under                                                        
     AS 18.35.341(b). If an employee of the department issues a                                                                 
     citation, the violation shall be processed and disposed of under                                                           
     AS 18.35.341.                                                                                                              
   * Sec. 12. AS 18.35.340(c) is amended to read:                                                                             
          (c)  A person who violates AS 18.35.301, 18.35.311, or                                                            
     18.35.326 [AS 18.35.300 OR 18.35.305] and against whom the                                                             
     commissioner has filed a civil complaint under this section is                                                             
     punishable by a civil fine of [NOT LESS THAN $10 NOR MORE                                                                  
     THAN] $50. A person who violates AS 18.35.306 [AS 18.35.330]                                                           
     and against whom the commissioner has filed a civil complaint                                                              
     under this section is punishable by a civil fine of not less than $50                                                  
     [$20] nor more than $300. Each day a violation of AS 18.35.306                                                         
     [AS 18.35.330] continues after a civil complaint for the violation                                                         
     has been filed and served on the defendant constitutes a separate                                                          
     violation.                                                                                                                 
   * Sec. 13. AS 18.35.341(a) is amended to read:                                                                             
          (a)  A peace officer may issue a citation for a violation of                                                          
     AS 18.35.301, 18.35.311, or 18.35.326 [AS 18.35.300 OR                                                                 
     18.35.305] committed in the officer's presence or for a violation of                                                       
     AS 18.35.306 [AS 18.35.330]. The provisions of AS 12.25.175 -                                                          
     12.25.230 apply to the issuance of a citation under this subsection.                                                       
   * Sec. 14. AS 18.35.341(b) is amended to read:                                                                             
          (b)  An employee of the department designated by the                                                                  
     commissioner to enforce the provisions of AS 18.35.301 -                                                               
     18.35.399 [AS 18.35.300 - 18.35.365] may issue a citation for a                                                        
     violation of AS 18.35.301, 18.35.306, 18.35.311, or 18.35.326                                                          
     [AS 18.35.300, 18.35.305, OR 18.35.330] regardless of whether                                                              

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     the violation was committed in the employee's presence. A                                                                  
     citation issued under this subsection shall be in the same form and                                                        
     shall be processed in the same manner as a citation issued by a                                                            
     peace officer under (a) of this section. An employee of the                                                                
     department may not arrest a person for a violation of                                                                      
     AS 18.35.301, 18.35.306, 18.35.311, or 18.35.326 [AS 18.35.300,                                                        
     18.35.305, OR 18.35.330].                                                                                                  
   * Sec. 15. AS 18.35.341(c) is amended to read:                                                                             
          (c)  A person who violates AS 18.35.301, 18.35.306,                                                               
     18.35.311, or 18.35.326 [AS 18.35.300, 18.35.305, OR                                                                   
     18.35.330] is guilty of a violation as defined in AS 11.81.900(b)                                                          
     and upon conviction is punishable by a fine of [NOT LESS                                                                   
     THAN $10 NOR MORE THAN] $50 for a violation of                                                                             
     AS 18.35.301, 18.35.311, or 18.35.326 [AS 18.35.300 OR                                                                 
     18.35.305] and by a fine of not less than $50 [$20] nor more than                                                      
     $300 for a violation of AS 18.35.306 [AS 18.35.330]. Each day a                                                        
     violation of AS 18.35.306 [AS 18.35.330] continues after a                                                             
     citation for the violation has been issued constitutes a separate                                                          
     violation.                                                                                                                 
   * Sec. 16. AS 18.35.341(d) is amended to read:                                                                             
          (d)  The supreme court shall establish a schedule of bail                                                             
     amounts for violations of AS 18.35.301, 18.35.306, 18.35.311,                                                          
     and 18.35.326 [AS 18.35.300, 18.35.305, AND 18.35.330], but in                                                         
     no event may the bail amount exceed the maximum fine that may                                                              
     be imposed for the violation under (c) of this section. The bail                                                           
     amount for a violation must appear on the citation.                                                                        
   * Sec. 17. AS 18.35.342 is amended to read:                                                                                
          Sec. 18.35.342. Multiple fines prohibited. A person may not                                                         
     be fined more than once for each violation of AS 18.35.301,                                                            
     18.35.306, 18.35.311, or 18.35.326 [AS 18.35.300, 18.35.305, OR                                                        
     18.35.330].                                                                                                                
   * Sec. 18. AS 18.35.343 is amended to read:                                                                                
          Sec. 18.35.343. Injunctions. The commissioner or any                                                                
     affected party may institute an action in the superior court to                                                            
     enjoin repeated violations of AS 18.35.301, 18.35.306, 18.35.311,                                                      
     or 18.35.326 [AS 18.35.300, 18.35.305, or 18.35.330].                                                                  
   * Sec. 19. AS 18.35.350 is amended to read:                                                                                
          Sec. 18.35.350. Enforcement authority. The commissioner                                                             
     or the commissioner's designee is responsible for enforcing the                                                            
     provisions of AS 18.35.301 - 18.35.399 [AS 18.35.300 -                                                                 

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     18.35.365]. This section does not limit the authority of peace                                                             
     officers.                                                                                                                  
   * Sec. 20. AS 18.35 is amended by adding a new section to read:                                                            
          Sec. 18.35.399. Definitions. In AS 18.35.301 - 18.35.399,                                                           
              (1)  "business" means a for-profit or nonprofit sole                                                              
     proprietorship, partnership, joint venture, corporation,                                                                   
     professional corporation, private club, retail seller of goods or                                                          
     services, or other business entity;                                                                                        
              (2)  "commissioner" means the commissioner of                                                                     
     environmental conservation or the commissioner's designee;                                                                 
              (3)  "department" means the Department of                                                                         
     Environmental Conservation;                                                                                                
              (4)  "e-cigarette" means any product containing or                                                                
     delivering nicotine or any other substance intended for human                                                              
     consumption that can be used by a person through inhalation of                                                             
     vapor or aerosol from the product, of any size or shape, whether                                                           
     the product is manufactured, distributed, marketed, or sold as an e-                                                       
     cigarette, e-cigar, e-pipe, e-hookah, vape pen, or any other product                                                       
     name or descriptor; "e-cigarette" does not include drugs, devices,                                                         
     or combination products authorized for sale by the United States                                                           
     Food and Drug Administration as those terms are defined in 21                                                              
     U.S.C. 301 - 392 (Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act), unless the use                                                            
     of those products simulate smoking or expose others to vapor or                                                            
     aerosol;                                                                                                                   
              (5)  "employee" means a person who is employed by a                                                               
     business for compensation or works for a business as a volunteer                                                           
     without compensation;                                                                                                      
              (6)  "employer" means the state, a municipality, a                                                                
     regional educational attendance area, and a person or a business                                                           
     with one or more employees;                                                                                                
              (7)  "enclosed area" means space between a floor and a                                                            
     ceiling that is bounded on two or more sides by a combination of                                                           
     walls, doorways, windows, or other physical barriers that may be                                                           
     open, partially open, closed, retractable, temporary, or permanent;                                                        
              (8)  "health care facility" means an office or institution                                                        
     providing care or treatment for physical, mental, emotional, or                                                            
     other medical, dental, physiological, or psychological diseases or                                                         
     conditions; private, municipal, or state hospital; independent                                                             
     diagnostic testing facility; primary care outpatient facility; skilled                                                     
     nursing facility; kidney disease treatment center, including                                                               

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     freestanding hemodialysis units; intermediate care facility;                                                               
     ambulatory surgical facility; Alaska Pioneers' Home or Alaska                                                              
     Veterans' Home administered by the Department of Health and                                                                
     Social Services under AS 47.55; long-term care facility;                                                                   
     psychiatric hospital; residential psychiatric treatment center, as                                                         
     defined in AS 18.07.111 or AS 47.32.900, and other facilities,                                                             
     places of employment, or offices operated for use by doctors,                                                              
     nurses, surgeons, chiropractors, physical therapists, physicians,                                                          
     psychiatrists, or dentists or other professional health care                                                               
     providers to provide health care;                                                                                          
              (9)  "place of employment" means work areas, private                                                              
     offices, hotel and motel rooms, employee lounges, restrooms,                                                               
     conference rooms, classrooms, cafeterias, hallways, vehicles, and                                                          
     other employee work areas that are under the control of an                                                                 
     employer;                                                                                                                  
              (10)  "public place" includes                                                                                     
                   (A)  an area to which the public is invited or into                                                          
          which the public is admitted;                                                                                         
                   (B)  a place where services, goods, or facilities are                                                        
          offered to the public;                                                                                                
              (11)  "smoking" means using an e-cigarette or other oral                                                          
     smoking device or inhaling, exhaling, burning, or carrying a                                                               
     lighted or heated cigar, cigarette, pipe, or tobacco or plant product                                                      
     intended for inhalation.                                                                                                   
   * Sec. 21. AS 18.35.300, 18.35.305, 18.35.310, 18.35.320,                                                                  
18.35.330, 18.35.355, and 18.35.365 are repealed.                                                                               
   * Sec. 22. AS 18.35.301(e) is repealed June 2, 2019.                                                                       
   * Sec. 23. The uncodified law of the State of Alaska is amended by                                                         
adding a new section to read:                                                                                                   
     APPLICABILITY. AS 18.35.301, 18.35.306, 18.35.311,                                                                         
18.35.316, 18.35.321, 18.35.326, and 18.35.331, added by sec. 9 of                                                              
this Act, AS 18.35.340(a) - (c), as amended by secs. 10 - 12 of this                                                            
Act, AS 18.35.341(a) - (d), as amended by secs. 13 - 16 of this Act,                                                            
AS 18.35.342, as amended by sec. 17 of this Act, AS 18.35.343, as                                                               
amended by sec. 18 of this Act, AS 18.35.350, as amended by sec. 19                                                             
of this Act, and AS 18.35.399, added by sec. 20 of this Act, apply to                                                           
violations or failures to comply that occur on or after the effective date                                                      
of secs. 9 - 20 of this Act."                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                

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     Delete "sec. 1"                                                                                                            
     Insert "sec. 2"                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
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     Insert "sec. 2"                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
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     Delete "sec. 1"                                                                                                            
     Insert "sec. 2"                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
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     Delete "sec. 1" in both places                                                                                             
     Insert "sec. 2" in both places                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Page 4, following line 4:                                                                                                       
     Insert new bill sections to read:                                                                                          
"* Sec. 25. The uncodified law of the State of Alaska is amended by                                                           
adding a new section to read:                                                                                                   
     TRANSITION; REGULATIONS. The Department of                                                                                 
Environmental Conservation may adopt regulations necessary to                                                                   
implement AS 18.35.301, 18.35.306, 18.35.311, 18.35.316, 18.35.321,                                                             
18.35.326, and 18.35.331, added by sec. 9 of this Act,                                                                          
AS 18.35.340(a) - (c), as amended by secs. 10 - 12 of this Act,                                                                 
AS 18.35.341(a) - (d), as amended by secs. 13 - 16 of this Act,                                                                 
AS 18.35.342, as amended by sec. 17 of this Act, AS 18.35.343, as                                                               
amended by sec. 18 of this Act, AS 18.35.350, as amended by sec. 19                                                             
of this Act, and AS 18.35.399, added by sec. 20 of this Act. The                                                                
regulations take effect under AS 44.62 (Administrative Procedure                                                                
Act), but not before the effective date of the section being                                                                    
implemented.                                                                                                                    

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   * Sec. 26. Section 25 of this Act takes effect immediately under                                                           
AS 01.10.070(c).                                                                                                                
   * Sec. 27. Sections 1 and 9 - 23 of this Act take effect October 1,                                                        
2016."                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Senator Ellis moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 1. Objections                                                             
were heard.                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 1 be adopted?" The roll                                                                
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SCS HB 289(FIN)                                                                                                                 
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 1?                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  14   NAYS:  6   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Costello, Egan, Ellis, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman,                                                                
MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer, Micciche, Olson, Stevens,                                                                            
Wielechowski                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Coghill, Dunleavy, Huggins, Kelly, Stedman, Stoltze                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
and so, 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.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 289(FIN) am S was read the                                                                         
third time.                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                                                             
NO. 289(FIN) am S "An Act relating to the membership of the Board                                                               
of Barbers and Hairdressers; relating to the practice of optometry;                                                             
prohibiting smoking in certain places; relating to education on the                                                             
smoking prohibition; and providing for an effective date" pass the                                                              
Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
SCS HB 289(FIN) am S                                                                                                            
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
Effective Dates                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                

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YEAS:  15   NAYS:  5   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Costello, Egan, Ellis, Gardner, Giessel, Hoffman,                                                                
MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer, Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens,                                                                   
Wielechowski                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Coghill, Dunleavy, Huggins, Kelly, Stoltze                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
and so, SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 289(FIN) am S 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 effective date                                                            
clauses. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
In accordance with Uniform Rules 43, engrossment was waived on                                                                  
SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 289(FIN) am S and the bill was                                                                     
returned to the House for consideration with a certified amendment.                                                             
                                                                                                                                
SCR 27                                                                                                                        
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent to take up                                                                    
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 27, which had been                                                                             
held on the Secretary's desk (page 2593). Without objection, the                                                                
resolution was before the Senate on final passage.                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION                                                                         
NO. 27 Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules                                                              
of the Alaska State Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 289,                                                                 
relating to the membership of the Board of Barbers and Hairdressers,                                                            
pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
SCR 27                                                                                                                          
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Ellis, Gardner,                                                               
Giessel, Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer,                                                                    
Micciche, Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
and so, SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 27 passed the                                                                          
Senate and was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                                                       
                                                                                                                                

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Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent that the Senate                                                               
return to Messages from the House. Without objection, the Senate                                                                
returned to:                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                           Messages from the House                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Message dated April 17 was read stating the House passed and                                                                    
transmitted for consideration:                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                        First Reading and Reference of                                                                       
                              House Resolutions                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
HCR 31                                                                                                                        
HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 31 BY THE HOUSE                                                                                 
STATE AFFAIRS COMMITTEE,                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
    Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules                                                                 
    of the Alaska State Legislature, concerning Senate Bill No.                                                                 
    154, relating to special registration plates commemorating the                                                              
    Blood Bank of Alaska.                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
was read the first time and held on the Secretary's desk.                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
HCR 36                                                                                                                        
HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 36 BY THE HOUSE                                                                                 
RULES COMMITTEE,                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
      Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform                                                                     
      Rules of the Alaska State Legislature, concerning Senate                                                                  
      Bill No. 165, 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 read the first time and held on the Secretary's desk.                                                                       
                                                                                                                                

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                               Concur Messages                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
SB 154                                                                                                                        
Message dated April 17 was read stating the House passed and                                                                    
returned for consideration CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 154(STA)                                                                      
"An Act relating to special registration plates commemorating the                                                               
Blood Bank of Alaska" with the following amendment:                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
      HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 154(STA)                                                                              
      "An Act relating to special registration plates                                                                           
      commemorating the Blood Bank of Alaska; relating to                                                                       
      special request registration plates celebrating the arts; and                                                             
      relating to the Alaska State Council on the Arts."                                                                        
      (Title Change HCR 31)                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
and with the following House Letter of Intent:                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
      Dr. David McGuire was an integral part of the Blood                                                                       
      Bank of Alaska, through numerous contributions,                                                                           
      professional and financial, for many years. It is the intent                                                              
      of the Legislature that the Board of the Blood Bank of                                                                    
      Alaska consider acknowledging the contributions and                                                                       
      medical and philanthropic legacy of Dr. David McGuire                                                                     
      by naming a laboratory in his honor.                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The concur message was held on the Secretary's desk.                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SB 165                                                                                                                        
Message dated April 17 was read stating the House passed and                                                                    
returned for consideration 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" with                                                                 
the following amendments:                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                

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          HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL                                                                                       
          NO. 165(L&C) am H "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; relating to the membership of the                                                                   
          Board of Barbers and Hairdressers; and amending                                                                       
              Rule 17, Alaska Rules of Minor Offense Procedure."                                                               
          (Title Change HCR 36)                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
The concur message was held on the Secretary's desk.                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SB 196                                                                                                                        
Message dated April 17 was read stating the House passed and                                                                    
returned for consideration CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 196(FIN)                                                                      
"An Act relating to the amount appropriated for power cost                                                                      
equalization; relating to the use of certain unexpended earnings from                                                           
the power cost equalization endowment fund; and providing for an                                                                
effective date" with the following amendment:                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
          HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL                                                                                       
          NO. 196(FIN)                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
The concur message was held on the Secretary's desk.                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SB 200                                                                                                                        
Message dated April 17 was read stating the House passed and                                                                    
returned for consideration CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 200(FIN)                                                                      
"An Act relating to health education and physical activity                                                                      
requirements for students in grades kindergarten through eight" with                                                            
the following amendments:                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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                       HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL                                                                         
          NO. 200(EDC) am H                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
The concur message was held on the Secretary's desk.                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                               Concur Messages                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
SB 154                                                                                                                        
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent to take up the                                                                
concur message on HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL                                                                               
NO. 154(STA) "An Act relating to special registration plates                                                                    
commemorating the Blood Bank of Alaska; relating to special request                                                             
registration plates celebrating the arts; and relating to the Alaska State                                                      
Council on the Arts" with a House Letter of Intent, which had been                                                              
held on the Secretary's desk (page 2654). Without objection, it was so                                                          
ordered.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved that the Senate concur in the House                                                                       
amendment.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall the Senate concur in the House                                                                       
amendment?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSB 154(STA)                                                                                                               
Shall the Senate Concur in the House                                                                                            
Amendment to CSSB 154(STA)?  Letter of Intent                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  18   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  2                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Gardner, Giessel,                                                             
Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, Meyer, Micciche, Olson,                                                                     
Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Ellis, McGuire                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
and so, the Senate concurred in the House amendment, thus adopting                                                              
HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 154(STA) "An Act                                                                            
relating to special registration plates commemorating the Blood Bank                                                            
of Alaska; relating to special request registration plates celebrating the                                                      
arts; and relating to the Alaska State Council on the Arts."                                                                    
                                                                                                                                

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Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent for the adoption                                                              
of the House Letter of Intent. Senator Gardner objected, then withdrew                                                          
her objection. There being no further objection, the Legislative Letter                                                         
of Intent was adopted.                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
The Secretary was requested to notify the House.                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The bill was referred to the Secretary for enrollment with a Legislative                                                        
Letter of Intent.                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
HCR 31                                                                                                                        
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent to take up                                                                    
HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 31 Suspending Rules                                                                             
24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules of the Alaska State                                                                  
Legislature, concerning Senate Bill No. 154, relating to special                                                                
registration plates commemorating the Blood Bank of Alaska, which                                                               
had been held on the Secretary's desk (page 2653). Without objection,                                                           
the resolution was before the Senate on final passage.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION                                                                          
NO. 31 pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HCR 31                                                                                                                          
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  1                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Gardner, Giessel,                                                             
Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer, Micciche,                                                                   
Olson, Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Ellis                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
and so, HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 31 passed the                                                                           
Senate, was signed by the President and Secretary and returned to the                                                           
House.                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
SB 165                                                                                                                        
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent to take up the                                                                
concur message on HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL                                                                               
NO. 165(L&C) am H "An Act relating to the presence of minors in the                                                             
licensed premises of manufacturers, wholesalers, and retailers of                                                               

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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; relating to the membership of the Board of Barbers and                                                                  
Hairdressers; and amending Rule 17, Alaska Rules of Minor Offense                                                               
Procedure" which had been held on the Secretary's desk (page 2654).                                                             
Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent to withdraw the                                                               
motion. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
SB 200                                                                                                                        
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent to take up the                                                                
concur message on HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL                                                                               
NO. 200(EDC) am H "An Act relating to health education and                                                                      
physical activity requirements for students in grades kindergarten                                                              
through eight" which had been held on the Secretary's desk (page                                                                
2655). Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved that the Senate concur in the House                                                                       
amendments.                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall the Senate concur in the House                                                                       
amendments?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSB 200(EDC) am H                                                                                                          
Shall the Senate Concur in the House                                                                                            
Amendments to CSSB 200(FIN)?                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  18   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  2                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Gardner, Giessel,                                                             
Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer, Micciche,                                                                   
Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Ellis, Olson                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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and so, the Senate concurred in the House amendments, thus adopting                                                             
HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 200(EDC) am H "An                                                                           
Act relating to health education and physical activity requirements for                                                         
students in grades kindergarten through eight."                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
The Secretary was requested to notify the House.                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The bill was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
SB 165                                                                                                                        
Senator Coghill moved and asked unanimous consent to take up the                                                                
concur message on HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL                                                                               
NO. 165(L&C) am H "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; relating to the membership of the Board of Barbers and                                                                  
Hairdressers; and amending Rule 17, Alaska Rules of Minor Offense                                                               
Procedure" which had been held on the Secretary's desk (page 2654).                                                             
Without objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved that the Senate concur in the House                                                                       
amendments.                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall the Senate concur in the House                                                                       
amendments?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSB 165(L&C) am H                                                                                                          
Shall the Senate Concur in the House                                                                                            
Amendments to CSSB 165(JUD) am?                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  0   NAYS:  18   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  2                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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Nays:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Gardner, Giessel,                                                             
Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer, Micciche,                                                                   
Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Ellis, Olson                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
and so, the Senate failed to concur.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The Secretary was requested to notify the House.                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
SB 193                                                                                                                        
Message dated April 17 was read stating the House passed and                                                                    
returned for consideration CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 193(L&C)                                                                      
"An Act extending the exemption from regulation by the Regulatory                                                               
Commission of Alaska for certain facilities or plants generating energy                                                         
from renewable energy resources" with the following amendment:                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                       HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL                                                                         
          NO. 193(L&C)                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Senator Coghill moved that the Senate concur in the House                                                                       
amendment.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall the Senate concur in the House                                                                       
amendment?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSB 193(L&C)                                                                                                               
Shall the Senate Concur in the House                                                                                            
Amendment to CSSB 193(L&C)?                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  18   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  2                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Dunleavy, Egan, Gardner, Giessel,                                                             
Hoffman, Huggins, Kelly, MacKinnon, McGuire, Meyer, Micciche,                                                                   
Stedman, Stevens, Stoltze, Wielechowski                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Ellis, Olson                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
and so, the Senate concurred in the House amendment, thus adopting                                                              
HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 193(L&C) "An Act                                                                            
extending the exemption from regulation by the Regulatory                                                                       
Commission of Alaska for certain facilities or plants generating energy                                                         
from renewable energy resources."                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                

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The Secretary was requested to notify the House.                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The bill was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                Announcements                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Rule 23(d) of the Alaska State Legislature Uniform Rules is currently                                                           
in effect.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Announcements are at the end of the journal.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                 Engrossment                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
HB 41                                                                                                                         
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 41(FIN) "An Act                                                                             
relating to sport fishing services, salt water sport fishing operators, and                                                     
salt water sport fishing guides; and providing for an effective date"                                                           
was engrossed, signed by the President and Secretary and returned to                                                            
the House for consideration.                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
HB 100                                                                                                                        
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 100(FIN) am S "An                                                                           
Act establishing a credit against the net income tax for an in-state                                                            
processing facility that manufactures urea, ammonia, or gas-to-liquid                                                           
products; relating to establishing the value of the state's royalty share                                                       
of gas production based on contracts with certain in-state processing                                                           
facilities that manufacture urea, ammonia, or gas-to- liquid products;                                                          
and providing for an effective date" was engrossed, signed by the                                                               
President and Secretary and returned to the House for consideration.                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HB 126                                                                                                                        
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 126(JUD) "An Act                                                                            
relating to the administration of military justice; relating to the                                                             
adoption of regulations by the adjutant general; relating to the                                                                
authority of the adjutant general; relating to appeals of convictions and                                                       
sentences of courts-martial; establishing the Military Appeals                                                                  
Commission; relating to the detention and incarceration of members of                                                           
the militia; relating to the jurisdiction of the supreme court over                                                             

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petitions from the Military Appeals Commission; relating to                                                                     
involuntary commitment for evaluation or treatment of a mental                                                                  
disease or defect before court-martial proceedings; relating to offenses                                                        
subject to court-martial proceedings; amending Rule 6, Alaska Rules                                                             
of Criminal Procedure; and providing for an effective date" was                                                                 
engrossed, signed by the President and Secretary and returned to the                                                            
House for consideration.                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
HB 137                                                                                                                        
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 137(FIN) am S "An                                                                           
Act establishing an intensive management surcharge; providing for the                                                           
repeal of the intensive management surcharge; establishing certain                                                              
special hunting and fishing licenses and permits for residents with                                                             
developmental disabilities; establishing a separate sustainable wildlife                                                        
account in the fish and game fund; raising certain fees related to sport                                                        
fishing, hunting, and trapping; relating to the fish and game fund;                                                             
providing for the repeal of the sport fishing surcharge and sport fishing                                                       
facility revenue bonds; relating to the regulation of nonresident                                                               
hunters; relating to hunting and fishing by proxy; relating to fish and                                                         
game conservation decals; raising the age at which a state resident is                                                          
required to obtain a license for sport fishing, hunting, or trapping;                                                           
relating to the Chitina dip net fishery; and providing for an effective                                                         
date" was engrossed, signed by the President and Secretary and                                                                  
returned to the House for consideration.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
HB 156                                                                                                                        
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 156(FIN) "An Act                                                                            
relating to a parent's right to direct the education of a child; relating to                                                    
the duties of the state Board of Education and Early Development, the                                                           
Department of Education and Early Development, school boards, and                                                               
school districts; relating to public school curriculum and assessments;                                                         
relating to compliance with federal education laws; relating to public                                                          
school accountability; relating to a statewide assessment plan and                                                              
review of education laws and regulations; repealing the minimum                                                                 
expenditure for instruction for school districts; relating to sex                                                               
education, human reproduction education, and human sexuality                                                                    
education; relating to suicide awareness and prevention training;                                                               
relating to contracts for student assessments; relating to questionnaires                                                       
and  surveys  administered  in  public   schools;   relating   to   physical                                                    
                                                                                                                                

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examinations for teachers; and providing for an effective date" was                                                             
engrossed, signed by the President and Secretary and returned to the                                                            
House for consideration.                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
HB 216                                                                                                                        
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 216(RES) "An Act                                                                            
relating to obstruction or interference with a person's free passage on                                                         
or use of navigable water; and amending the definition of 'navigable                                                            
water' under the Alaska Land Act" was engrossed, signed by the                                                                  
President and Secretary and returned to the House for consideration.                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HB 231                                                                                                                        
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 231(STA) "An Act                                                                            
extending the termination date of the Board of Parole; and providing                                                            
for an effective date" was engrossed, signed by the President and                                                               
Secretary and returned to the House for consideration.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HB 234                                                                                                                        
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 234(L&C) "An Act                                                                            
relating to insurance coverage for mental health benefits provided                                                              
through telehealth" was engrossed, signed by the President and                                                                  
Secretary and returned to the House for consideration.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HB 254                                                                                                                        
SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 254(FIN) "An Act extending                                                                         
the termination date of the Big Game Commercial Services Board;                                                                 
relating to the Big Game Commercial Services Board; and providing                                                               
for an effective date" was engrossed, signed by the President and                                                               
Secretary and returned to the House for consideration.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HB 314                                                                                                                        
SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 314(FIN) "An Act relating to                                                                       
the Alaska regional economic assistance program; extending the                                                                  
termination date of the Alaska regional economic assistance program;                                                            
and providing for an effective date" was engrossed, signed by the                                                               
President and Secretary and returned to the House for consideration.                                                            
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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HB 372                                                                                                                        
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 372(L&C) "An Act                                                                            
relating to insurance; relating to the annual report by the director of                                                         
insurance; relating to expenses for insurance examinations; relating to                                                         
regulations for insurance utilization review, benefits determination,                                                           
health care insurance grievance resolution procedures, independent                                                              
review of adverse determinations or final adverse determinations,                                                               
independent review organizations, and continuing education providers;                                                           
relating to required provisions for health care insurance contracts and                                                         
policies, including health care provider choice; establishing civil                                                             
penalties for insurers for failure to provide requested records;                                                                
amending the definition of 'wet marine and transportation' insurance;                                                           
amending provisions on limited licenses to include crop insurance;                                                              
relating to third-party administrator notification requirements; relating                                                       
to certification filing by reinsurance intermediary brokers; relating to                                                        
rate filings, delivery of insurance policies or endorsements; relating to                                                       
refunds of variable life insurance policies and variable annuities;                                                             
establishing limitations on issuance of long-term care insurance;                                                               
relating to requirements for group health insurance policies; amending                                                          
the definition of 'group health insurance'; relating to motor vehicle                                                           
service contracts; relating to notice requirements for meetings of                                                              
stockholders or members of a domestic insurer; establishing a                                                                   
definition of 'bona fide association'; relating to requirements and                                                             
penalties for committing a fraudulent or criminal insurance act;                                                                
updating criteria for examinations; relating to rate filing deviations;                                                         
establishing civil penalties for certain wilful violations; and providing                                                       
for an effective date" was engrossed, signed by the President and                                                               
Secretary and returned to the House for consideration.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
SCR 22                                                                                                                        
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 22 Suspending Rules                                                                            
24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules of the Alaska State                                                                  
Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 137, raising certain fees                                                                
related to sport fishing, hunting, and trapping; relating to the fish and                                                       
game fund; providing for the repeal of the sport fishing surcharge and                                                          
sport fishing facility revenue bonds; replacing the permanent sport                                                             
fishing, hunting, or trapping identification card for certain residents                                                         
with an identification card valid for three years; relating to hunting and                                                      
fishing by proxy; relating to fish and game conservation decals; raising                                                        
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exemption for state residents; and raising the age at which a state                                                             
resident is required to obtain a license for sport fishing, hunting, or                                                         
trapping, was engrossed, signed by the President and Secretary and                                                              
transmitted to the House for consideration.                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
SCR 25                                                                                                                        
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 25 Suspending Rules                                                                            
24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules of the Alaska State                                                                  
Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 156, relating to the duties of                                                           
the State Board of Education and Early Development, the Department                                                              
of Education and Early Development, school boards, and school                                                                   
districts; relating to public school curriculum and assessments; relating                                                       
to compliance with federal education laws; relating to public school                                                            
accountability; and relating to a statewide assessment plan and review                                                          
of education laws and regulations, was engrossed, signed by the                                                                 
President and Secretary and transmitted to the House for                                                                        
consideration.                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
SCR 26                                                                                                                        
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 26 Suspending Rules                                                                            
24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules of the Alaska State                                                                  
Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 234, relating to insurance                                                               
coverage for mental health benefits provided through telemedicine,                                                              
was engrossed, signed by the President and Secretary and transmitted                                                            
to the House for consideration.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
SCR 27                                                                                                                        
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 27 Suspending Rules                                                                            
24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules of the Alaska State                                                                  
Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 289, relating to the                                                                     
membership of the Board of Barbers and Hairdressers, was engrossed,                                                             
signed by the President and Secretary and transmitted to the House for                                                          
consideration.                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
SCR 29                                                                                                                        
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 29 Suspending Rules                                                                            
24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules of the Alaska State                                                                  
Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 254, extending the termination                                                           
date of the Big Game Commercial Services Board, was engrossed,                                                                  
signed by the President and Secretary and transmitted to the House for                                                          
consideration.                                                                                                                  

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SCR 30                                                                                                                        
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 30 Suspending Rules                                                                            
24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules of the Alaska State                                                                  
Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 41, relating to sport fishing                                                            
services, sport fishing operators, and sport fishing guides, 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 5:00 p.m., April 18, 2016. Without                                                                   
objection, the Senate adjourned at 2:53 a.m.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                                                    Liz Clark                                                   
                                                     Secretary of the Senate                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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                             STANDING COMMITTEES                                                                             
+ indicates teleconference                                                                                                      
= indicates bill previously heard/scheduled                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
                                   FINANCE                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Apr 17        Sunday                    Senate Finance 532            8:00 AM                                                 
+= SB 130 TAX;CREDITS;INTEREST;REFUNDS;O & G                                                                                    
              -- Testimony <Invitation Only> --                                                                                 
+             Janak Mayer, Chairman and Chief Technologist,                                                                     
              enalytica                                                                                                         
+= HB 143 AIDEA BONDS: SWEETHEART CREEK HYDRO PROJ.                                                                             
+= HB 268 AIDEA:DIVIDEND TO STATE;INCOME;VALUATION                                                                              
+= HB 290 EXTENDING THE REAL ESTATE COMMISSION                                                                                  
+= HB 314 AK REG ECON ASSIST. PROGRAM; EXTEND                                                                                   
+= HB 259 RELOCATION ASSISTANCE FOR FED. PROJ/PROG                                                                              
+= HB 289 BOARD OF BARBERS AND HAIRDRESSERS                                                                                     
+             Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Apr 18        Monday                    Senate Finance 532            9:00 AM                                                 
              Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                                                                  
+= SB 130 TAX;CREDITS;INTEREST;REFUNDS;O & G                                                                                    
              -- Testimony <Invitation Only> --                                                                                 
              Janak Mayer, Chairman and Chief Technologist,                                                                     
              enalytica                                                                                                         
+= SB 128 PERM. FUND:DEPOSITS;DIVIDEND;EARNINGS                                                                                 
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                                  RESOURCES                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Apr 17        Sunday                          Butrovich 205           1:30 PM                                                 
+ HJR 28 OPPOSING GM SALMON                                                                                                     
              -- Public Testimony --                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
May 06        Friday                    Anch Lio Conf Rm              3:30 PM                                                 
              -- Testimony <Invitation Only> --                                                                                 
+             Alaska LNG Project Update:                                                                                        
              Project Update with Steve Butt;                                                                                   
              Joint Venture Team Update;                                                                                        
              State of Alaska Gas Team Update                                                                                   
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                            CONFERENCE COMMITTEES                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
                   CONFERENCE COMMITTEE ON HB256 AND HB257                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Apr 17        Sunday                    Senate Finance 532            4:00 PM                                                 
              -- MEETING CANCELED --                                                                                            
= HB 256 APPROP: OPERATING BUDGET/LOANS/FUNDS                                                                                   
= HB 257 APPROP: MENTAL HEALTH BUDGET                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Apr 18        Monday                    Senate Finance 532            4:00 PM                                                 
              -- MEETING CANCELED --                                                                                            
= HB 256 APPROP: OPERATING BUDGET/LOANS/FUNDS                                                                                   
= HB 257 APPROP: MENTAL HEALTH BUDGET                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Apr 19        Tuesday                   Senate Finance 532            4:00 PM                                                 
= HB 256 APPROP: OPERATING BUDGET/LOANS/FUNDS                                                                                   
= HB 257 APPROP: MENTAL HEALTH BUDGET                                                                                           
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                         CONFERENCE COMMITTEE ON HB75                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Apr 17        Sunday                         Gruenberg 120            3:00 PM                                                 
              -- Delayed to 12:00 p.m. 4/18/2016 --                                                                             
= HB  75 MARIJUANA REG;CLUBS;MUNIS;LOCAL OPT ELECT                                                                              
              -- Testimony <Invitation Only> --                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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                   CONFERENCE COMMITTEE ON HB75 (continued)                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Apr 18        Monday                         Gruenberg 120           12:00 PM                                                 
              -- MEETING CANCELED --                                                                                            
= HB  75 MARIJUANA REG;CLUBS;MUNIS;LOCAL OPT ELECT                                                                              
              -- Testimony <Invitation Only> --                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Apr 19        Tuesday                        Gruenberg 120           12:00 PM                                                 
= HB  75 MARIJUANA REG;CLUBS;MUNIS;LOCAL OPT ELECT                                                                              
              -- Testimony <Invitation Only> --