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2017-03-27 House Journal

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2017-03-27                     House Journal                      Page 0759
HB 87                                                                                                                         
The following, which was advanced to third reading from the March                                                               
24 calendar (page 734), was read the third time:                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 87(FSH)                                                                                               
    "An Act relating to participation in matters before the Board of                                                            
    Fisheries and the Board of Game by the members of the respective                                                            
    boards."                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

2017-03-27                     House Journal                      Page 0760
Representative Wilson moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                    
CSHB 87(FSH) be returned to second reading for the specific purpose                                                             
of considering Amendment No. 1.  There being no objection, it was so                                                            
ordered.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
The Speaker stated that CSHB 87(FSH) would be returned to second                                                                
reading for all amendments.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 1 was offered by Representatives Wilson and                                                                       
Eastman:                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 1, following "Act" (title amendment):                                                                            
    Insert "relating to the authority of the Board of Fisheries and                                                           
the Board of Game to adopt, amend, or repeal regulations; and"                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, following line 3:                                                                                                       
    Insert a new bill section to read:                                                                                          
   "* Section 1. AS 16.05.241 is amended by adding new subsections                                                            
to read:                                                                                                                        
         (b)  Before a board adopts, amends, or repeals a regulation,                                                           
    the board shall                                                                                                             
             (1)  solicit proposals to adopt, amend, or repeal the                                                              
    regulation;                                                                                                                 
             (2)  provide copies of the proposals received under (1) of                                                         
    this subsection to                                                                                                          
                 (A)  the public through department offices; and                                                                
                 (B)  advisory committees established under                                                                     
         AS 16.05.260 that would be affected by the proposals;                                                                 
             (3)  provide an advisory committee that received a copy                                                            
   of a proposal under (2)(B) of this subsection sufficient time to                                                            
                 (A)  request technical and scientific assistance and                                                           
         prepared testimony from the department relating to the                                                                 
         proposal;                                                                                                              
                 (B)  review the proposal at a public meeting; and                                                              
                 (C)  return its recommendations relating to the                                                                
         proposal to the board; and                                                                                             
             (4)  vote on the proposal at a public meeting after each                                                           
    advisory committee that received a copy of a proposal has had a                                                             
    reasonable opportunity to return its recommendations relating to                                                            
    the proposal, if any, to the board.                                                                                         

2017-03-27                     House Journal                      Page 0761
         (c)  Subsection (b) of this section does not apply to                                                                  
             (1)  a petition filed under AS 44.62.220 for the adoption,                                                         
    amendment, or repeal of a regulation; or                                                                                    
             (2)  an emergency regulation or order adopted under                                                                
    AS 44.62.250."                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 4:                                                                                                                 
    Delete "Section 1"                                                                                                        
    Insert "Sec. 2"                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Representative Wilson moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                    
Amendment No. 1 be adopted.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Representative Josephson objected.                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Representative Tuck moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                      
Representative Kito be excused from a call of the House today.  There                                                           
being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall Amendment No. 1 be adopted?"  The roll                                                              
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 87(FSH)                                                                                                                    
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 1                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  16   NAYS:  21   EXCUSED:  3   ABSENT:  0                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Birch, Chenault, Eastman, Johnson, Johnston, Kawasaki, Kopp,                                                             
Millett, Pruitt, Rauscher, Reinbold, Saddler, Talerico, Thompson,                                                               
Tilton, Wilson                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Claman, Drummond, Edgmon, Fansler, Foster, Gara, Grenn,                                                                  
Guttenberg, Josephson, Knopp, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Ortiz,                                                                    
Parish, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes, Tarr, Tuck, Westlake, Wool                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Kito, Neuman, Sullivan-Leonard                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
And so, Amendment No. 1 was not adopted.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 87(FSH) was automatically in third reading.                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

2017-03-27                     House Journal                      Page 0762
**The presence of Representative Kito, who was excused (page 761),                                                              
was noted.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall CSHB 87(FSH) pass the House?"  The roll                                                             
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 87(FSH)                                                                                                                    
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  27   NAYS:  11   EXCUSED:  2   ABSENT:  0                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Chenault, Claman, Drummond, Edgmon, Fansler, Foster, Gara,                                                               
Grenn, Guttenberg, Johnston, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito, Knopp,                                                                  
Kopp, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Ortiz, Parish, Seaton, Spohnholz,                                                                 
Stutes, Tarr, Thompson, Tuck, Westlake, Wool                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Birch, Eastman, Johnson, Millett, Pruitt, Rauscher, Reinbold,                                                            
Saddler, Talerico, Tilton, Wilson                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Neuman, Sullivan-Leonard                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
And so, CSHB 87(FSH) passed the House and was referred to the                                                                   
Chief Clerk for engrossment.