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2018-04-20 House Journal

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SB 4                                                                                                                          
The following was read the second time:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR SENATE BILL NO.                                                                               
    4(FIN) am                                                                                                                   
    "An Act relating to the Board of Barbers and Hairdressers;                                                                  
    relating to a limited license to practice non-chemical barbering;                                                           
    relating to a license to practice hair braiding; relating to the                                                            
    Department of Environmental Conservation; and providing for an                                                              
    effective date."                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
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Representative Tuck moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                  
following committee substitute be adopted in lieu of the original bill:                                                         
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 4(RLS)                                                                           
    "An Act relating to the Board of Barbers and Hairdressers;                                                                  
    relating to manicuring; relating to a limited license to practice                                                           
    non-chemical barbering; relating to a license to practice hair                                                              
    braiding; relating to tattooing; relating to permanent cosmetic                                                             
    coloring; relating to the Department of Environmental                                                                       
    Conservation; relating to nonrenewal of occupational licenses for                                                           
    default on a student loan; and providing for an effective date."                                                           
                                                                                                                                
    (HCR 26 - title change resolution)                                                                                          

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There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
**The presence of Representatives Kreiss-Tomkins and Guttenberg                                                                 
was noted.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 1 was offered by Representative Eastman:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
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Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
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    Delete "The board shall authorize the issuance of a license for                                                         
the practice of hair braiding to each applicant who has satisfied                                                           
the requirements of AS 08.13.080(g)."                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                

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Representative Eastman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                   
Amendment No. 1 be adopted.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
There was objection.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall Amendment No. 1 be adopted?"  The roll                                                              
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSSSB 4(RLS)                                                                                                               
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 1                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  5   NAYS:  29   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  5                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Chenault, Eastman, Kawasaki, Knopp, Wilson                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Birch, Edgmon, Foster, Gara, Guttenberg, Johnson, Johnston,                                                              
Josephson, Kito, Kopp, LeDoux, Lincoln, Millett, Neuman, Ortiz,                                                                 
Parish, Rauscher, Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes,                                                                 
Sullivan-Leonard, Talerico, Thompson, Tilton, Tuck, Wool, Zulkosky                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Claman                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Drummond, Grenn, Kreiss-Tomkins, Pruitt, Tarr                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
And so, Amendment No. 1 was not adopted.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                

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Amendment No. 2 was offered by Representative Eastman:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 1, following "Hairdressers;" (title amendment):                                                                  
    Insert "relating to licensing of individuals with criminal                                                                
records;"                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, following line 11:                                                                                                      
    Insert a new bill section to read:                                                                                          
"* Sec. 2. AS 08.01.077 is amended by adding new subsections to                                                               
read:                                                                                                                           
         (b)  Notwithstanding any other provision of this title, the                                                            
    licensing board or department may not consider an arrest that is                                                            
    not followed by a conviction as the basis for the denial or                                                                 
    nonrenewal of a license or grounds for disciplinary action.                                                                 
         (c)  A licensing board and the department shall specify in                                                             
    regulation the criminal convictions that disqualify an applicant                                                            
    from obtaining a license and shall define "good moral character"                                                            
    or "moral turpitude" in regulation if either standard is used by the                                                        
    licensing board or department in determining whether to issue or                                                            
    renew a license. A disqualifying criminal conviction must directly                                                          
    relate to the duties and responsibilities of the applicable licensed                                                        
    occupation.                                                                                                                 
         (d)  In determining whether to deny a license to an applicant                                                          
    with a criminal conviction, the board or department shall consider                                                          
             (1)  the nature and seriousness of the crime;                                                                     
             (2)  the amount of time that has passed since the                                                                  
    conviction;                                                                                                                 
             (3)  the relationship between the nature of the crime and                                                          
    the duties and responsibilities of the occupation for which the                                                             
    license is sought; and                                                                                                      
             (4)  evidence of rehabilitation or treatment undertaken by                                                         
    the applicant since the conviction.                                                                                         
         (e)  Notwithstanding any other provision of this title, the                                                            
    licensing board or department may not disqualify an applicant for                                                           
    more than three years from the later of the date of the most recent                                                         
    criminal conviction or release from incarceration based on a                                                                
    criminal conviction, unless the                                                                                             
             (1)  disqualifying conviction is for a violation of                                                                
    AS 11.41 or a crime in another jurisdiction that has similar                                                                
    elements; or                                                                                                                

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             (2)  applicant has been convicted of any other crime                                                               
    during the disqualification period.                                                                                         
         (f)  An individual with a conviction of record may petition the                                                        
    licensing board or department for a determination of whether the                                                            
    individual's conviction will disqualify the individual from                                                                 
    obtaining a license. The licensing board or department may charge                                                           
    a fee not to exceed $25 for each petition. The board or department                                                          
    shall inform the individual of its determination within 30 days                                                             
    after receiving the individual's application.                                                                               
         (g)  If the board or department denies an application based on                                                         
    an applicant's prior criminal conviction, the board or department                                                           
    shall notify the applicant                                                                                                  
             (1)  of the grounds and reasons for the denial or                                                                  
    disqualification;                                                                                                           
             (2)  of the applicant's right to a hearing;                                                                        
             (3)  of the earliest date the applicant may reapply for the                                                        
    license; and                                                                                                                
             (4)  that evidence of rehabilitation or treatment may be                                                           
    considered upon reapplication.                                                                                              
         (h)  Before denying an application, the board or the                                                                   
    department shall find, by substantial evidence in light of the whole                                                        
    record, that an applicant's criminal conviction is a disqualifying                                                          
    conviction and is directly related to the duties and responsibilities                                                       
    of the licensed occupation. The board or department shall                                                                   
    document written findings for each of the factors under (d) of this                                                         
    section.                                                                                                                    
         (i)  The board or department shall have the burden of proof to                                                         
    show that a disqualifying criminal conviction directly relates to                                                           
    the occupation for which the license is sought."                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
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    Insert "secs. 1 and 3 - 33 of"                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
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    Insert "Section 34"                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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Representative Eastman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                   
Amendment No. 2 be adopted.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Representative Gara objected.                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
**The presence of Representative Pruitt was noted.                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Representative Johnson moved and asked unanimous consent to                                                                     
abstain from voting because of a conflict of interest.  Objection was                                                           
heard, and she was required to vote.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall Amendment No. 2 be adopted?"  The roll                                                              
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSSSB 4(RLS)                                                                                                               
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 2                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  1   NAYS:  37   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  1                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Eastman                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Birch, Chenault, Drummond, Edgmon, Foster, Gara,                                                                         
Guttenberg, Johnson, Johnston, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito, Knopp,                                                                
Kopp, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lincoln, Millett, Neuman, Ortiz,                                                                  
Parish, Pruitt, Rauscher, Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes,                                                         
Sullivan-Leonard, Talerico, Tarr, Thompson, Tilton, Tuck, Wilson,                                                               
Wool, Zulkosky                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Claman                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Grenn                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
And so, Amendment No. 2 was not adopted.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 3 was offered by Representative Eastman:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 3, following "coloring;" (title amendment):                                                                      
    Insert "relating to lobbying;"                                                                                            

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Page 14, following line 6:                                                                                                      
    Insert new bill sections to read:                                                                                           
"* Sec. 31. AS 29.10.200 is amended by adding a new paragraph to                                                              
read:                                                                                                                           
             (68)  AS 29.35.143 (municipal occupational licensing                                                               
    fees and requirements).                                                                                                     
   * Sec. 32. AS 29.35 is amended by adding a new section to read:                                                            
         Sec. 29.35.143. Municipal lobbying services. (a) A                                                                   
    municipality may not purchase lobbying services from a                                                                      
    professional lobbyist or private entity that provides lobbying                                                              
    services for a municipal licensing board or agency.                                                                         
         (b)  This section applies to home rule and general law                                                                 
    municipalities."                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
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"* Sec. 35. The uncodified law of the State of Alaska is amended by                                                           
adding a new section to read:                                                                                                   
    APPLICABILITY. AS 29.35.143, added by sec. 32 of this Act,                                                                  
applies to the purchase of lobbying services and contracts relating to                                                          
lobbying services entered into on or after the effective date of this                                                           
Act."                                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
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    Insert "secs. 1 - 30, 33, and 34"                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Page 17, line 13, following "of":                                                                                               
    Insert "secs. 1 - 30, 33, and 34"                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
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    Delete "Section 33"                                                                                                         
    Insert "Section 36"                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
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    Insert "Sec. 38"                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Representative Eastman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                   
Amendment No. 3 be adopted.                                                                                                     

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There was objection.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall Amendment No. 3 be adopted?"  The roll                                                              
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSSSB 4(RLS)                                                                                                               
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 3                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  1   NAYS:  37   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  1                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Eastman                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Birch, Chenault, Drummond, Edgmon, Foster, Gara,                                                                         
Guttenberg, Johnson, Johnston, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito, Knopp,                                                                
Kopp, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lincoln, Millett, Neuman, Ortiz,                                                                  
Parish, Pruitt, Rauscher, Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes,                                                         
Sullivan-Leonard, Talerico, Tarr, Thompson, Tilton, Tuck, Wilson,                                                               
Wool, Zulkosky                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Claman                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Grenn                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
And so, Amendment No. 3 was not adopted.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 4 was offered by Representative Eastman:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 1, following "Hairdressers;" (title amendment):                                                                  
    Insert "relating to occupational licensing fees for low-income                                                            
workers and military families;"                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, following line 11:                                                                                                      
    Insert a new bill section to read:                                                                                          
"* Sec. 2. AS 08.01.065 is amended by adding new subsections to                                                               
read:                                                                                                                           
         (j)  The applicable board or department shall waive initial                                                            
    occupational licensing fees and examination fees for an individual                                                          
    who applies for a waiver and who                                                                                            
             (1)  meets the low-income threshold established by the                                                             
    department;                                                                                                                 
             (2)  is a current or former member of the armed forces of                                                          
    the United States; or                                                                                                       

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             (3)  is the spouse of a current or former member of the                                                            
    armed forces of the United States.                                                                                          
         (k)  An individual seeking waiver of initial occupational                                                              
    licensing fees and examination fees must apply to the appropriate                                                           
    licensing board or the department in a format prescribed by the                                                             
    licensing board or department. The licensing board or department                                                            
    shall process the application within 30 days after receiving it from                                                        
    the applicant.                                                                                                              
         (l)  The licensing board or department shall adopt regulations                                                         
    necessary to implement (j) and (k) of this section. The regulations                                                         
    must include a low-income threshold for waiver of licensing fees                                                            
    and examination fees that is based on enrollment in a state or                                                              
    federal public assistance program or on the applicant's household                                                           
    adjusted gross income being under 130 percent of the federal                                                                
   poverty line, unless a higher threshold is set by the department."                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
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    Insert "secs. 1 and 3 - 33 of"                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
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    Delete "Section 33"                                                                                                         
    Insert "Section 34"                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
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    Insert "sec. 36"                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Representative Eastman 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:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSSSB 4(RLS)                                                                                                               
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 4                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  10   NAYS:  27   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  2                                                                              

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Yeas:  Eastman, Gara, Josephson, LeDoux, Parish, Rauscher, Talerico,                                                            
Tarr, Tilton, Wilson                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Birch, Chenault, Drummond, Edgmon, Foster, Guttenberg,                                                                   
Johnston, Kawasaki, Kito, Knopp, Kopp, Kreiss-Tomkins, Lincoln,                                                                 
Millett, Neuman, Ortiz, Pruitt, Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton, Spohnholz,                                                           
Stutes, Sullivan-Leonard, Thompson, Tuck, Wool, Zulkosky                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Claman                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Grenn, Johnson                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
And so, Amendment No. 4 was not adopted.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 5 was offered by Representative Eastman:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 1, following "Hairdressers;"(title amendment):                                                                   
    Insert "relating to apprenticeship programs;"                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, following line 11:                                                                                                      
    Insert a new bill section to read:                                                                                          
"* Sec. 2. AS 08.02 is amended by adding a new section to read:                                                               
         Sec. 08.02.060. Apprenticeship programs. (a)                                                                         
    Notwithstanding any other provision of this title, a board or the                                                           
    department shall grant an occupational license to an applicant who                                                          
             (1)  has completed eighth grade;                                                                                   
             (2)  has successfully completed an apprenticeship                                                                  
    approved by the appropriate licensing board, the department, or                                                             
    the United States Department of Labor, or that is otherwise                                                                 
    permitted under state or federal law;                                                                                       
             (3)  has passed the appropriate licensing examination, if                                                          
    applicable;                                                                                                                 
             (4)  is at least 18 years of age; and                                                                              
             (5)  has completed the number of apprenticeship hours                                                              
    equal to the number of hours required for licensing training.                                                               
         (b)  This section does not apply to a license or certificate                                                           
    issued under AS 08.04.100, 08.04.110, AS 08.11.010,                                                                         
    AS 08.29.110, AS 08.36.110, AS 08.38.030, AS 08.42.050,                                                                     
    AS 08.45.030, AS 08.63.100, AS 08.64.200, 08.64.205,                                                                        
    08.64.225, AS 08.68.170, AS 08.72.140, AS 08.80.110,                                                                        
    AS 08.84.030, 08.84.032, AS 08.86.130, 08.86.162,                                                                           
    AS 08.95.110, or AS 08.98.165.                                                                                              

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         (c)  The applicable board or department may adopt regulations                                                          
    to implement this section."                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
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    Insert "secs. 1 and 3 - 33 of"                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
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    Delete "Section 33"                                                                                                         
    Insert "Section 34"                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
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    Delete "sec. 35"                                                                                                            
    Insert "sec. 36"                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Representative Eastman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                   
Amendment No. 5 be adopted.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Representative Neuman objected.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall Amendment No. 5 be adopted?"  The roll                                                              
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSSSB 4(RLS)                                                                                                               
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 5                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  1   NAYS:  37   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  1                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Eastman                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Birch, Chenault, Drummond, Edgmon, Foster, Gara,                                                                         
Guttenberg, Johnson, Johnston, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito, Knopp,                                                                
Kopp, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lincoln, Millett, Neuman, Ortiz,                                                                  
Parish, Pruitt, Rauscher, Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes,                                                         
Sullivan-Leonard, Talerico, Tarr, Thompson, Tilton, Tuck, Wilson,                                                               
Wool, Zulkosky                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Claman                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Grenn                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                

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And so, Amendment No. 5 was not adopted.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 6 was offered by Representative Eastman:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 3, following "coloring;"(title amendment):                                                                       
    Insert "relating to municipal occupational licensing fees and                                                             
requirements"                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Page 14, following line 6:                                                                                                      
    Insert new bill sections to read:                                                                                           
"* Sec. 31. AS 29.10.200 is amended by adding a new paragraph to                                                              
read:                                                                                                                           
             (68)  AS 29.35.143 (municipal occupational licensing                                                               
    fees and requirements).                                                                                                     
   * Sec. 32. AS 29.35 is amended by adding a new section to read:                                                            
         Sec. 29.35.143. Municipal occupational licensing fees and                                                            
    requirements. (a) Except as specifically provided by statute, the                                                         
    authority to regulate and establish occupational licensing fees and                                                         
    requirements is reserved to the state, and, except as specifically                                                          
    provided by law, a municipality may not enact or enforce an                                                                 
    occupational licensing fee or requirement that was not enacted                                                              
    before the effective date of this Act.                                                                                      
         (b)  For an occupational licensing fee enacted by a                                                                    
    municipality before the effective date of this Act, the municipality                                                        
    shall waive initial occupational licensing fees for an individual                                                           
    who qualifies for a waiver under AS 08.01.065(j) and who applies                                                            
    for a municipal license on or after the effective date of this Act.                                                         
    An individual seeking a waiver under this subsection must apply                                                             
    to the municipality in a format prescribed by the municipality. The                                                         
    municipality shall process the application within 30 days after                                                             
    receiving it from the applicant.                                                                                            
         (c)  This section applies to home rule and general law                                                                 
    municipalities."                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Page 17, line 11, following "by":                                                                                               
    Insert "secs. 1 - 30 and 33"                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Page 17, line 15:                                                                                                               
    Delete "Section 33"                                                                                                         
    Insert "Section 35"                                                                                                         

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Representative Eastman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                   
Amendment No. 6 be adopted.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
There was objection.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall Amendment No. 6 be adopted?"  The roll                                                              
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSSSB 4(RLS)                                                                                                               
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 6                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  1   NAYS:  37   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  1                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Eastman                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Birch, Chenault, Drummond, Edgmon, Foster, Gara,                                                                         
Guttenberg, Johnson, Johnston, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito, Knopp,                                                                
Kopp, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lincoln, Millett, Neuman, Ortiz,                                                                  
Parish, Pruitt, Rauscher, Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes,                                                         
Sullivan-Leonard, Talerico, Tarr, Thompson, Tilton, Tuck, Wilson,                                                               
Wool, Zulkosky                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Claman                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Grenn                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
And so, Amendment No. 6 was not adopted.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Representative Tuck moved and asked unanimous consent that HCS                                                                  
CSSSSB 4(RLS) be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading,                                                               
and placed on final passage.                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
There was objection.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSSSB 4(RLS) will advance to third reading on the April 23                                                                 
calendar.