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2017-04-15 House Journal

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2017-04-15                     House Journal                      Page 1118
HB 115                                                                                                                        
The following, which was advanced to third reading from the April 14                                                            
calendar (page 1102), was read the third time:                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
     CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 115(FIN)                                                                                             
     "An Act bearing the short title of the 'Education Funding Act';                                                            
     relating to the taxation of income of individuals, partners,                                                               
     shareholders in S corporations, trusts, and estates; relating to a                                                         
     payment against the individual income tax from the permanent                                                               
     fund dividend disbursement; repealing tax credits applied against                                                          
     the tax on individuals under the Alaska Net Income Tax Act; and                                                            
     providing for an effective date."                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Representative Seaton moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                    
CSHB 115(FIN) 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, without objection, CSHB 115(FIN) would be                                                              
returned to second reading for all amendments.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 1 was offered by Representatives Seaton and Foster:                                                               
                                                                                                                                
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         "Sec. 43.22.015. Calculation of tax on a nonresident                                                                 
     individual. (a) Except as otherwise provided in                                                                          
     AS 43.22.010(f)(2) or (b) of this section, the tax on a nonresident                                                        
     individual is the product of                                                                                               
              (1)  the tax determined under AS 43.22.010(b) on the                                                              
     nonresident individual's taxable income computed as if the                                                                 

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     nonresident individual were a resident individual but taking a                                                             
     reduction under AS 43.22.030(b)(2); and                                                                                    
              (2)  a fraction, the                                                                                              
                  (A)  numerator of which is the nonresident                                                                    
           individual's income taxable under AS 43.22.045; and                                                                 
                  (B)  denominator of which is the nonresident                                                                  
         individual's taxable income computed as if the nonresident                                                             
         individual were a resident individual.                                                                                 
         (b)  If a nonresident individual's taxable income computed                                                             
     under (a)(2)(B) is less than the nonresident individual's income                                                           
     taxable under (a)(2)(A), the tax imposed by this chapter is on the                                                         
     nonresident individual's taxable income as computed under                                                                  
     AS 43.22.045."                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
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         "(b)  In addition to the adjustments made to taxable income                                                            
     under (a) of this section, a taxpayer may receive a reduction from                                                         
     federal adjusted gross income for each exemption claimed on a                                                              
     taxpayer's federal income tax return for the individual, an                                                                
     individual filing jointly with the individual, or a dependent of the                                                       
     individual. The reduction under this subsection for a                                                                      
              (1)  resident taxpayer is $4,000 for each exemption                                                               
     claimed;                                                                                                                   
              (2)  nonresident is, for each exemption claimed, the                                                              
     product of $4,000 and a fraction, the numerator of which is the                                                            
     nonresident individual's income taxable under AS 43.22.045,                                                                
     computed without the reduction under this subsection, and the                                                              
     denominator of which is the nonresident individual's taxable                                                               
     income computed as if the nonresident individual were a resident                                                           
     individual and without the reduction under this subsection; the                                                            
     reduction under this paragraph may not exceed $4,000 for each                                                              
     exemption claimed.                                                                                                         
         (c)  The reduction under (b) of this section may not                                                                   
              (1)  be claimed by a trust;                                                                                       
              (2)  reduce a taxpayer's tax liability under this chapter to                                                      
     below zero."                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Reletter the following subsection accordingly.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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     Delete "AS 43.22.030(a)(2)(I)"                                                                                             
     Insert "AS 43.22.030(b)"                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Representative Seaton moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                    
Amendment No. 1 be adopted.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Objection was heard and withdrawn.  There being no further objection,                                                           
Amendment No. 1 was adopted.                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 2 was offered by Representative Eastman:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
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"* Sec. 4.  AS 43.05.045(a), as amended by sec. 3 of this Act, is                                                             
amended to read:                                                                                                                
         (a) Unless [EXCEPT AS PROVIDED IN AS 43.22.075(i),                                                                 
     OR UNLESS] an exemption is granted under (b) of this section, a                                                            
     taxpayer required to submit a return or report for a tax levied                                                            
     under this title or for any other tax administered by the department                                                       
     shall submit the return or report electronically in a format                                                               
     prescribed by the department. Failure to comply with this section                                                          
     may result in a civil penalty under AS 43.05.220(f). If a law under                                                        
     this title requires a report or return or a portion of a report or                                                         
     return to be in writing, an electronically filed report or return                                                          
     satisfies this section. A taxpayer shall submit attachments to a                                                           
     report or return required under this title electronically."                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
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     Insert a new bill section to read:                                                                                         
"* Sec. 8.  AS 43.22.010, 43.22.015, 43.22.020, 43.22.025,                                                                    
43.22.030, 43.22.035, 43.22.040, 43.22.045, 43.22.050, 43.22.055,                                                               
43.22.060, 43.22.065, 43.22.070, 43.22.075, 43.22.080, 43.22.085,                                                               
43.22.090, 43.22.095, 43.22.100, 43.22.110, 43.22.150; and                                                                      
AS 43.23.092 are repealed January 1, 2023."                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                

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     Delete "sec. 4"                                                                                                            
     Insert "sec. 5"                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
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     Delete "sec. 4"                                                                                                            
     Insert "sec. 5"                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
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     Delete "Section 8"                                                                                                         
     Insert "Section 10"                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
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"* Sec. 12.  Sections 4 and 8 of this Act take effect January 1, 2023."                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill section accordingly.                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
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     Delete "sec. 9"                                                                                                            
     Insert "secs. 11 and 12"                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Representative Eastman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                   
Amendment No. 2 be adopted.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Representative Seaton objected.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall Amendment No. 2 be adopted?"  The roll                                                              
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 115(FIN) am                                                                                                                
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 2                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  15   NAYS:  24   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Birch, Chenault, Eastman, Johnston, Knopp, Kopp, Millett,                                                                
Pruitt, Rauscher, Reinbold, Saddler, Talerico, Thompson, Tilton,                                                                
Wilson                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Claman, Drummond, Edgmon, Fansler, Foster, Gara, Grenn,                                                                  
Guttenberg, Johnson, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito, Kreiss-Tomkins,                                                                 
LeDoux, Ortiz, Parish, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes, Sullivan-Leonard,                                                             
Tarr, Tuck, Westlake, Wool                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                

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Excused:  Neuman                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
And so, Amendment No. 2 was not adopted.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 3 was offered by Representative Pruitt:                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 5, following "Act;" (title amendment):                                                                           
     Insert "relating to contributions from permanent fund                                                                    
dividends to the general fund;"                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
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     Insert new bill sections to read:                                                                                          
"* Sec. 5. AS 43.23.062(a) is amended to read:                                                                                
         (a)  Notwithstanding AS 43.23.069, the Department of                                                                   
     Revenue shall prepare the electronic Alaska permanent fund                                                                 
     dividend application to allow an applicant who files electronically                                                        
     to direct that money be subtracted from the dividend payment and                                                           
     contributed to the general fund or to one or more of the                                                               
     educational organizations, community foundations, or charitable                                                            
     organizations that appear on the contribution list contained in the                                                        
     application. A contribution to the general fund or to an                                                               
     organization may be $25, $50, $75, $100, or more, in increments                                                            
     of $50, up to the total amount of the permanent fund dividend that                                                         
     the applicant is entitled to receive. If the total amount of                                                               
     contributions elected by an applicant exceeds the amount of the                                                            
     permanent fund dividend that the applicant is entitled to receive,                                                         
     contributions shall be deducted from the dividend in the order of                                                          
     priority elected by the applicant on the application until the entire                                                      
     amount of the dividend that the applicant is entitled to receive is                                                        
     allocated for contribution. The electronic dividend application                                                            
     form must include notice that seven percent of the money                                                                   
     contributed will be used for administrative costs incurred in                                                              
     implementing this section, and money from the dividend fund will                                                           
     not be used for that purpose.                                                                                              
   * Sec. 6. AS 43.23.062(b) is amended to read:                                                                              
         (b)  The department shall list each educational organization,                                                          
     community foundation, or charitable organization eligible under                                                            
     (c) and (d) of this section, [AND] each university campus that                                                         
     applies under (l) of this section, and the general fund on the                                                         
     contribution list. The department shall maintain an electronic                                                             

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     database for the contribution list that is accessible to the public                                                        
     and that permits searches by organization name, geographic                                                                 
     location, and type. The department shall provide a statement of the                                                        
     contributions made by an individual that is suitable for federal                                                           
     income tax purposes to each individual who elects to contribute                                                            
     under (a) of this section.                                                                                                 
   * Sec. 7. AS 43.23.062(m) is amended to read:                                                                              
         (m)  In addition to the application fee in (f) of this section, the                                                    
     department shall withhold a coordination fee from each                                                                     
     organization, foundation, or university campus that receives                                                               
     contributions under this section in the immediately preceding                                                              
     dividend year. The coordination fee for an organization,                                                                   
     foundation, or university campus that receives contributions under                                                         
     this section shall be seven percent of the amount of contributions                                                         
     reported by the department under (j) of this section for the                                                               
     organization, foundation, or university campus for the                                                                     
     immediately preceding dividend year. The coordination fee shall                                                            
     be separately accounted for under AS 37.05.142 and shall be                                                                
     accounted for separately from the application fee collected under                                                          
     (f) of this section. The annual estimated balance in the account                                                           
     maintained under AS 37.05.142 for coordination fees collected                                                              
     under this subsection may be appropriated for costs of                                                                     
     administering this section. The department may not withhold a                                                          
     coordination fee for contributions to the general fund."                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
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     Delete "Section 8"                                                                                                         
     Insert "Section 11"                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
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     Delete "sec. 9"                                                                                                            
     Insert "sec. 12"                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                    
Amendment No. 3 be adopted.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Representative Seaton objected.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                

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The question being:  "Shall Amendment No. 3 be adopted?"  The roll                                                              
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 115(FIN) am                                                                                                                
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 3                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  15   NAYS:  24   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Birch, Chenault, Eastman, Johnston, Knopp, Kopp, Millett,                                                                
Pruitt, Rauscher, Reinbold, Saddler, Talerico, Thompson, Tilton,                                                                
Wilson                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Claman, Drummond, Edgmon, Fansler, Foster, Gara, Grenn,                                                                  
Guttenberg, Johnson, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito, Kreiss-Tomkins,                                                                 
LeDoux, Ortiz, Parish, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes, Sullivan-Leonard,                                                             
Tarr, Tuck, Westlake, Wool                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Neuman                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
And so, Amendment No. 3 was not adopted.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 4 was offered by Representative Pruitt:                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 1, following "Act'; (title amendment)":                                                                          
     Insert "allowing a state employee to withhold income for                                                                 
deposit into the general fund;"                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
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     Insert a new bill section to read:                                                                                         
"* Sec. 3. AS 39.25.050 is amended by adding a new subsection to                                                              
read:                                                                                                                           
         (c)  The director of personnel shall establish a program to                                                            
     allow an employee to deduct from the employee's compensation at                                                            
     the end of each payroll period a donation to the general fund."                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
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     Delete "sec. 4"                                                                                                            
     Insert "sec. 5"                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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     Delete "sec. 4"                                                                                                            
     Insert "sec. 5"                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
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     Delete "Section 8"                                                                                                         
     Insert "Section 9"                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
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     Delete "sec. 9"                                                                                                            
     Insert "sec. 10"                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                    
Amendment No. 4 be adopted.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Representative Seaton objected.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall Amendment No. 4 be adopted?"  The roll                                                              
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 115(FIN) am                                                                                                                
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 4                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  15   NAYS:  24   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Birch, Chenault, Eastman, Johnston, Knopp, Kopp, Millett,                                                                
Pruitt, Rauscher, Reinbold, Saddler, Talerico, Thompson, Tilton,                                                                
Wilson                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Claman, Drummond, Edgmon, Fansler, Foster, Gara, Grenn,                                                                  
Guttenberg, Johnson, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito, Kreiss-Tomkins,                                                                 
LeDoux, Ortiz, Parish, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes, Sullivan-Leonard,                                                             
Tarr, Tuck, Westlake, Wool                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Neuman                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
And so, Amendment No. 4 was not adopted.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 5 was offered by Representative Pruitt:                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 5, following "Act;" (title amendment):                                                                           
     Insert "relating to donations to the state;"                                                                             

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"* Sec. 6. AS 43.98 is amended by adding a new section to read:                                                               
     Article 5. Donations to the State.                                                                                       
         Sec. 43.98.080. Donations to the state. The department may                                                           
              (1)  accept a donation from a person for a public purpose;                                                        
     and                                                                                                                        
              (2)  adopt regulations under AS 44.62 (Administrative                                                             
     Procedure Act) to implement this section."                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
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     Delete "Section 8"                                                                                                         
     Insert "Section 9"                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
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     Delete "sec. 9"                                                                                                            
     Insert "sec. 10"                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                    
Amendment No. 5 be adopted.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Representative Seaton objected.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall Amendment No. 5 be adopted?"  The roll                                                              
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 115(FIN) am                                                                                                                
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 5                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  15   NAYS:  24   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Birch, Chenault, Eastman, Johnston, Knopp, Kopp, Millett,                                                                
Pruitt, Rauscher, Reinbold, Saddler, Talerico, Thompson, Tilton,                                                                
Wilson                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Claman, Drummond, Edgmon, Fansler, Foster, Gara, Grenn,                                                                  
Guttenberg, Johnson, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito, Kreiss-Tomkins,                                                                 
LeDoux, Ortiz, Parish, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes, Sullivan-Leonard,                                                             
Tarr, Tuck, Westlake, Wool                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                

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Excused:  Neuman                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
And so, Amendment No. 5 was not adopted.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 6 was offered by Representative Eastman:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
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     Delete "Each"                                                                                                              
       Insert "Unless otherwise provided under AS 43.22.012, each"                                                             
                                                                                                                                
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     Insert a new section to read:                                                                                              
         "Sec. 43.22.012. Suspension of income tax. The                                                                       
     commissioner of revenue shall determine whether, in the previous                                                           
     four calendar quarters for which data has been published, the                                                              
     percentage change in real gross domestic product was negative for                                                          
     at least two consecutive quarters. To make the determination                                                               
     under this section, the commissioner shall rely on the percent                                                             
     change in real gross domestic product reported by the Bureau of                                                            
     Economic Analysis in the United States Department of                                                                       
     Commerce. If the commissioner determines that the percent                                                                  
     change in real gross domestic product for the state was negative                                                           
     during at least two consecutive quarters of the previous four                                                              
     calendar quarters, the tax under this chapter shall be suspended for                                                       
     one year, beginning with the next calendar quarter."                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Representative Eastman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                   
Amendment No. 6 be adopted.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Representative Seaton objected.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall Amendment No. 6 be adopted?"  The roll                                                              
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 115(FIN) am                                                                                                                
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 6                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  13   NAYS:  26   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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Yeas:  Birch, Chenault, Eastman, Johnston, Knopp, Kopp, Millett,                                                                
Pruitt, Rauscher, Reinbold, Talerico, Tilton, Wilson                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Claman, Drummond, Edgmon, Fansler, Foster, Gara, Grenn,                                                                  
Guttenberg, Johnson, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito, Kreiss-Tomkins,                                                                 
LeDoux, Ortiz, Parish, Saddler, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes,                                                                      
Sullivan-Leonard, Tarr, Thompson, Tuck, Westlake, Wool                                                                          
Excused:  Neuman                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
And so, Amendment No. 6 was not adopted.                                                                                        
HB 115                                                                                                                        
CSHB 115(FIN) am was before the House in second reading.                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 7 was offered by Representative Ortiz:                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
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     Delete "and"                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Page 9, line 12, following "zero":                                                                                              
     Insert "; and                                                                                                              
                  (J)  50 percent of municipal property taxes paid in the                                                       
         taxable year on the residence in the state of an individual; the                                                       
         deduction under this subparagraph may not be taken for more                                                            
         than one residence for each tax return"                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Representative Ortiz moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                     
Amendment No. 7 be adopted.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
There was objection.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                

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Representative Ortiz moved and asked unanimous consent to withdraw                                                              
Amendment No. 7.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 115(FIN) am was automatically in third reading.                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Pursuant to Uniform Rule 4 the Speaker temporarily relinquished the                                                             
Chair to Representative Tuck, Majority Leader.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
The Speaker resumed the Chair.                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall CSHB 115(FIN) am pass the House?"  The                                                              
roll was taken with the following result:                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 115(FIN) am                                                                                                                
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  22   NAYS:  17   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Claman, Drummond, Edgmon, Fansler, Foster, Gara, Grenn,                                                                  
Guttenberg, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux,                                                                  
Ortiz, Parish, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes, Tarr, Tuck, Westlake, Wool                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Birch, Chenault, Eastman, Johnson, Johnston, Knopp, Kopp,                                                                
Millett, Pruitt, Rauscher, Reinbold, Saddler, Sullivan-Leonard,                                                                 
Talerico, Thompson, Tilton, Wilson                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Neuman                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
And so, CSHB 115(FIN) am passed the House.                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Representative Tuck moved the effective date clause.                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall the effective date clause be adopted?"  The                                                         
roll was taken with the following result:                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 115(FIN) am                                                                                                                
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Effective Date                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  34   NAYS:  5   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Birch, Claman, Drummond, Eastman, Edgmon, Fansler, Foster,                                                               
Gara, Grenn, Guttenberg, Johnston, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito,                                                                   

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Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Millett, Ortiz, Parish, Pruitt, Rauscher,                                                               
Saddler, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes, Sullivan-Leonard, Talerico, Tarr,                                                           
Thompson, Tilton, Tuck, Westlake, Wilson, Wool                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Chenault, Johnson, Knopp, Kopp, Reinbold                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Neuman                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
And so, the effective date clause was adopted.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Representative Millett gave notice of reconsideration of the vote on                                                            
CSHB 115(FIN) am.