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2018-02-07 House Journal

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2018-02-07                     House Journal                      Page 2350
HB 287                                                                                                                        
HB 287 was before the House in second reading.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 4 was offered by Representatives Wilson and Gara:                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Page 5, before line 1:                                                                                                          
     Insert a new bill section to read:                                                                                         
   "* Sec. 4. LEGISLATIVE INTENT. A school district shall, when                                                             
feasible, budget for and spend a minimum of 70 percent of the school                                                            
district's operating expenditures on the instructional component of the                                                         
school district's budget, if it would not negatively impact student                                                             
achievement and opportunities."                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Page 5, line 10:                                                                                                                
     Delete "sec. 4(a)"                                                                                                         
     Insert "sec. 5(a)"                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Representative Wilson moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                    
Amendment No. 4 be adopted.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
There was objection.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall Amendment No. 4 be adopted?"  The roll                                                              
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

2018-02-07                     House Journal                      Page 2351
HB 287                                                                                                                          
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 4                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  16   NAYS:  20   EXCUSED:  4   ABSENT:  0                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Birch, Chenault, Eastman, Gara, Johnson, Johnston, Knopp,                                                                
Millett, Rauscher, Reinbold, Saddler, Sullivan-Leonard, Talerico,                                                               
Thompson, Tilton, Wilson                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Claman, Drummond, Edgmon, Foster, Grenn, Guttenberg,                                                                     
Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lincoln, Ortiz,                                                              
Parish, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes, Tarr, Tuck, Wool                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Fansler, Kopp, Neuman, Pruitt                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
And so, Amendment No. 4 was not adopted.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
HB 287 was automatically in third reading.                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
**The presence of Representative Kopp, who was excused (page                                                                    
2350) was noted.                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall HB 287 pass the House?"  The roll was                                                               
taken with the following result:                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HB 287                                                                                                                          
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  32   NAYS:  5   EXCUSED:  3   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Chenault, Claman, Drummond, Edgmon, Foster, Gara, Grenn,                                                                 
Guttenberg, Johnson, Johnston, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito, Knopp,                                                                
Kopp, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lincoln, Millett, Ortiz, Parish,                                                                  
Rauscher, Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes, Talerico,                                                               
Tarr, Thompson, Tuck, Wool                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Birch, Eastman, Sullivan-Leonard, Tilton, Wilson                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Fansler, Neuman, Pruitt                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
And so, HB 287 passed the House.                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

2018-02-07                     House Journal                      Page 2352
Representative Tuck moved that the appropriations in Section 4 from                                                             
the constitutional budget reserve fund (art. IX, sec. 17(c), Constitution                                                       
of the State of Alaska) be adopted.                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall the House adopt the appropriations in                                                               
Section 4 from the constitutional budget reserve fund (art. IX, sec.                                                            
17(c), Constitution of the State of Alaska)?"  The roll was taken with                                                          
the following result:                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
HB 287                                                                                                                          
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Constitutional Budget Reserve Appropriations                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  21   NAYS:  16   EXCUSED:  3   ABSENT:  0                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Claman, Drummond, Edgmon, Foster, Gara, Grenn,                                                                           
Guttenberg, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux,                                                                  
Lincoln, Ortiz, Parish, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes, Tarr, Tuck, Wool                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Birch, Chenault, Eastman, Johnson, Johnston, Knopp, Kopp,                                                                
Millett, Rauscher, Reinbold, Saddler, Sullivan-Leonard, Talerico,                                                               
Thompson, Tilton, Wilson                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Fansler, Neuman, Pruitt                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
And so, lacking the required 30 votes, the appropriations from the                                                              
constitutional budget reserve fund were not adopted, and the new title                                                          
follows:                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
     HOUSE BILL NO. 287(brf sup maj fld)                                                                                        
     "An Act making appropriations for public education and                                                                     
    transportation of students; and providing for an effective date."                                                          
                                                                                                                                
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 later gave notice of reconsideration of the vote                                                         
on HB 287(brf sup maj fld), and reconsideration was taken up then.