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2017-04-09 House Journal

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2017-04-09                     House Journal                      Page 0973
HB 137                                                                                                                        
The following, which was not taken up on the April 8 calendar (page                                                             
946), was read the third time.                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE BILL NO. 137                                                                                                          
    "An Act redesignating the Alaska State Council on the Arts as a                                                             
    public corporation and governmental instrumentality of the state;                                                           
    defining the powers and duties of the Alaska State Council on the                                                           
    Arts; providing exemptions from certain statutes for the Alaska                                                             
    State Council on the Arts; making conforming amendments; and                                                                
    providing for an effective date."                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Representative Eastman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                   
HB 137 be returned to second reading for the specific purpose of                                                                
considering Amendment No. 1.                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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Representative Drummond objected and withdrew her objection.                                                                    
There being no further objection, HB 137 was before the House in                                                                
second reading.                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
The Speaker stated that, without objection, HB 137 would be returned                                                            
to second reading for all amendments.                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 1 was offered by Representatives Eastman, Millett,                                                                
Knopp, Rauscher, Chenault, Talerico, Saddler, Birch, Johnston,                                                                  
Sullivan-Leonard, Pruitt, Johnson, Thompson, Reinbold, Wilson,                                                                  
Tilton, Kopp, and Neuman:                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 4, following "Arts;" (title amendment):                                                                          
    Insert "relating to the art requirements for certain public                                                               
buildings and facilities and to the funding for works of art;"                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Page 9, lines 6 - 7:                                                                                                            
    Delete "[TO] manage the art in public places fund;                                                                          
             (6)  [TO]"                                                                                                         
            Insert "[TO MANAGE THE ART IN PUBIC PLACES FUND;                                                                   
             (6)  TO]"                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Page 9, line 24:                                                                                                                
    Delete "AS 44.27.040 - 44.27.060"                                                                                           
      Insert "AS 44.27.040 - 44.27.058 [AS 44.27.040 - 44.27.060]"                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Page 9, line 26:                                                                                                                
    Delete "AS 44.27.040 - 44.27.060"                                                                                           
      Insert "AS 44.27.040 - 44.27.058 [AS 44.27.040 - 44.27.060]"                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Page 10, line 26, through page 11, line 10:                                                                                     
    Delete all material.                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Page 11, following line 15:                                                                                                     
    Insert new bill sections to read:                                                                                           
"* Sec. 15. AS 44.35.030 is amended to read:                                                                                  
         Sec. 44.35.030. Construction of memorials to Alaska                                                                  
    veterans. The Department of Military and Veterans' Affairs may                                                            
    construct memorials to Alaska veterans. A memorial constructed                                                              
      under this section is not subject to AS 35.15 [OR AS 35.27].                                                             

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   * Sec. 16. AS 35.27.010, 35.27.020, 35.27.030; and AS 44.27.060                                                            
are repealed.                                                                                                                   
   * Sec. 17. The uncodified law of the State of Alaska is amended by                                                         
adding a new section to read:                                                                                                   
    APPLICABILITY. (a) AS 44.27.050(5), repealed by sec. 9 of this                                                              
Act, AS 44.27.052(a)(5) and (6), as amended by sec. 10 of this Act,                                                             
AS 44.35.030, as amended by sec. 15 of this Act, and sec. 16 of this                                                            
Act do not apply to the construction of a building or facility if, before                                                       
the effective date of this Act, the Department of Transportation and                                                            
Public Facilities has entered into a contract for all or part of the                                                            
construction of the public building or facility or for the design,                                                              
construction, mounting, or administration of a work of art for the                                                              
public building or facility under AS 35.27.020, repealed by sec. 16 of                                                          
this Act. In this subsection,                                                                                                   
         (1)  "building" or "facility" has the meaning given in                                                                 
AS 35.27.030, repealed by sec. 16 of this Act;                                                                                  
         (2)  "construction" includes planning and design.                                                                      
    (b)  AS 44.27.050(5), repealed by sec. 9 of this Act,                                                                       
AS 44.27.052(a)(5) and (6), as amended by sec. 10 of this Act,                                                                  
AS 44.35.030, as amended by sec. 15 of this Act, and sec. 16 of this                                                            
Act do not apply to the commissioning, purchase, or expenses of a                                                               
work of art under AS 44.27.060(c), repealed by sec. 16 of this Act, for                                                         
a building or facility if, before the effective date of this Act, the                                                           
Alaska State Council on the Arts has entered into a contract for the                                                            
commissioning, purchase, or expenses of the work of art for the                                                                 
building or facility under AS 44.27.060(c), repealed by sec. 16 of this                                                         
Act. In this subsection, "building" or "facility" has the meaning given                                                         
in AS 44.27.060(d), repealed by sec. 16 of this Act."                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Representative Eastman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                   
Amendment No. 1 be adopted.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
There was objection.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Representative LeDoux rose to a point of order stating the amendment                                                            
was out of order because of a similar bill in committee.                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
The Speaker ruled Amendment No. 1 out of order.                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                

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HB 137 was automatically in third reading.                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall HB 137 pass the House?"  The roll was                                                               
taken with the following result:                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HB 137                                                                                                                          
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  38   NAYS:  1   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Birch, Claman, Drummond, Eastman, Edgmon, Fansler, Foster,                                                               
Gara, Grenn, Guttenberg, Johnson, Johnston, Josephson, Kawasaki,                                                                
Kito, Knopp, Kopp, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Millett, Ortiz, Parish,                                                              
Pruitt, Rauscher, Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes,                                                                 
Sullivan-Leonard, Talerico, Tarr, Thompson, Tilton, Tuck, Westlake,                                                             
Wilson, Wool                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Chenault                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Neuman                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
And so, HB 137 passed the House.                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Representative Tuck moved and asked unanimous consent that the roll                                                             
call on the passage of the bill be considered the roll call on the                                                              
effective date clause.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Representative Millett gave notice of reconsideration of the vote on                                                            
HB 137.