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2018-03-15 House Journal

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                             HOUSE JOURNAL                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
                       ALASKA STATE LEGISLATURE                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
                         THIRTIETH LEGISLATURE                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
                            SECOND SESSION                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Juneau, Alaska                  Thursday               March 15, 2018                                                         
                                                                                                                                
                            Fifty-ninth Day                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Pursuant to adjournment the House was called to order by Speaker                                                                
Edgmon at 10:41 a.m.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Roll call showed 37 members present.  Representatives Chenault,                                                                 
Millett, and Talerico had been excused from a call of the House today.                                                          
                                                                                                                                
The invocation was offered by the Chaplain, Major Gina Halverson of                                                             
The Salvation Army.  Representative Ortiz moved and asked                                                                       
unanimous consent that the invocation be spread on the journal.  There                                                          
being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
    Lord Almighty, I recognize you as divine and holy Lord.                                                                     
    Provide our leaders here the ability to take their resources,                                                               
    knowledge, and authority to service those you have entrusted                                                                
    to them. Give wisdom, kindness, justice, generosity, and                                                                    
    guidance to each individual in this room.  In times of                                                                      
    misunderstandings, different points of views, personal                                                                      
    agendas, and compromises, we ask that you provide                                                                           
    forgiveness, compassion, understanding, comfort, and true                                                                   
    wisdom and understanding.                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
    I pray this in confidence as we approach God, and I believe                                                                 
    that if I ask anything according to his will, he will hear. In                                                              
    Jesus' name I pray. Amen.                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
The Pledge of Allegiance was led by Representative Ortiz.                                                                       
                                                                                                                                

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                     CERTIFICATION OF THE JOURNAL                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Representative Tuck moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                  
journal for the 58th legislative day be approved as certified by the                                                            
Chief Clerk.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                       MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
A message dated March 14 was read stating the Senate passed the                                                                 
following, and it is transmitted for consideration:                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
                      FIRST READING AND REFERENCE                                                                            
                            OF SENATE BILLS                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
SB 148                                                                                                                        
SENATE BILL NO. 148 by the Senate Rules Committee by request of                                                                 
the Governor, entitled:                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
    "An Act relating to powers of the Alaska Police Standards                                                                   
    Council; and relating to background checks for admission to                                                                 
   police training programs and certification as a police officer."                                                            
                                                                                                                                
was read the first time and referred to the Judiciary Committee.                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                    REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
HB 330                                                                                                                        
The Resources Committee considered:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE BILL NO. 330                                                                                                          
    "An Act authorizing the commissioner of natural resources to                                                                
    disclose confidential information in an investigation or                                                                    
    proceeding, including a lease royalty audit, appeal, or request for                                                         
    reconsideration and issue a protective order limiting the persons                                                           
    who have access to the confidential information."                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 330(RES)                                                                                              
    "An Act authorizing the commissioner of natural resources to                                                                
    disclose confidential information during a royalty or net profit                                                            

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    share audit or appeal and issue a protective order limiting the                                                             
    persons who have access to the confidential information."                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representatives Tarr and Josephson, Co-                                                                
chairs, with the following individual recommendations:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (5):  Parish, Drummond, Lincoln, Tarr, Josephson                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
No recommendation (1):  Birch                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply to CSHB 330(RES):                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
1.  Zero, Dept. of Natural Resources                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HB 330 was referred to the Rules Committee for placement on the                                                                 
calendar.                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
SB 80                                                                                                                         
The Labor & Commerce Committee considered:                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 80(L&C)                                                                                              
    "An Act relating to telecommunications services for certain                                                                 
    disabled subscribers; and providing for an effective date."                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 80(L&C)                                                                                 
    (same title)                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representative Kito, Chair, with the                                                                   
following individual recommendations:                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (5):  Sullivan-Leonard, Knopp, Birch, Wool, Kito                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply to HCS CSSB 80(L&C):                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
2.  Zero, Dept. of Commerce, Community, & Economic Development                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
CSSB 80(L&C) was referred to the Rules Committee for placement on                                                               
the calendar.                                                                                                                   

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SB 126                                                                                                                        
The Labor & Commerce Committee considered:                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
    SENATE BILL NO. 126                                                                                                         
    "An Act providing for an exception to the regulation of the                                                                 
    practice of medicine for a physician who provides medical                                                                   
    services to an athletic team from another state."                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representative Kito, Chair, with the                                                                   
following individual recommendations:                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (6):  Sullivan-Leonard, Wool, Josephson, Birch, Knopp, Kito                                                             
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
1. Fiscal, Dept. of Commerce, Community, & Economic                                                                             
 Development                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
SB 126 was referred to the Finance Committee.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
SB 174                                                                                                                        
The Community & Regional Affairs Committee considered:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
    SENATE BILL NO. 174                                                                                                         
    "An Act relating to the duties of the Department of Health and                                                              
    Social Services; and relating to the administration of programs for                                                         
    persons with physical and mental disabilities."                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representatives Zulkosky and Parish, Co-                                                               
chairs, with the following individual recommendations:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (4):  Drummond, Rauscher, Zulkosky, Parish                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
1.  Zero, Dept. of Health & Social Services                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
SB 174 was referred to the Health & Social Services Committee.                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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                       INTRODUCTION OF CITATIONS                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
The following citation was introduced and taken up later as a Special                                                           
Order of Business:                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Ruth and Tom Nighswander                                                                                             
By Representative Josephson                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
                  CONSIDERATION OF THE DAILY CALENDAR                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
                     THIRD READING OF HOUSE BILLS                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HB 213                                                                                                                        
The following, which was held from the March 14 calendar (page                                                                  
2704), was read the third time:                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 213(FIN)                                                                                              
    "An Act relating to the investment, appropriation, and                                                                      
    administration of the public school trust fund; and providing for                                                           
    an effective date."                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Representative Parish moved and asked unanimous consent that CSHB                                                               
213(FIN) be returned to second reading for the specific purpose of                                                              
considering Amendment No. 2.  There being no objection, it was so                                                               
ordered.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 2 was offered by Representative Parish:                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, following line 6:                                                                                                       
    Insert a new bill section to read:                                                                                          
"* Sec. 2. AS 37.14.110(c) is amended to read:                                                                                
         (c)  [THE COMMISSIONER OF REVENUE SHALL                                                                                
    DETERMINE THE NET INCOME OF THE FUND IN                                                                                     
    ACCORDANCE WITH INVESTMENT ACCOUNTING                                                                                       
    PRINCIPLES AND IN A MANNER THAT PRESERVES THE                                                                               
    DISTINCTION BETWEEN PRINCIPAL AND INCOME AND                                                                                
    THAT EXCLUDES CAPITAL GAINS OR LOSSES REALIZED                                                                              
    ON PRINCIPAL]. The principal of the fund [AND THE                                                                           
    CAPITAL GAINS OR LOSSES REALIZED ON PRINCIPAL]                                                                              
    shall be perpetually retained in the fund for investment purposes."                                                         
                                                                                                                                

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Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, line 22:                                                                                                                
    Delete "Each"                                                                                                               
    Insert "Subject to AS 37.14.110(c), each"                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Page 3, line 9:                                                                                                                 
    Delete all material and insert:                                                                                             
   "* Sec. 6. AS 37.14.140 is repealed."                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Representative Parish moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                    
Amendment No. 2 be adopted.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Representative Wilson objected.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Representative Parish moved and asked unanimous consent to                                                                      
withdraw Amendment No. 2.  There being no objection, it was so                                                                  
ordered.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 213(FIN) was automatically in third reading.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall CSHB 213(FIN) pass the House?"  The                                                                 
roll was taken with the following result:                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 213(FIN)                                                                                                                   
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  21   NAYS:  16   EXCUSED:  3   ABSENT:  0                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Claman, Drummond, Edgmon, Foster, Gara, Grenn,                                                                           
Guttenberg, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lincoln,                                                               
Ortiz, Parish, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes, Tarr, Tuck, Wool, Zulkosky                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Birch, Eastman, Johnson, Johnston, Kito, Knopp, Kopp,                                                                    
Neuman, Pruitt, Rauscher, Reinbold, Saddler, Sullivan-Leonard,                                                                  
Thompson, Tilton, Wilson                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Chenault, Millett, Talerico                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
And so, CSHB 213(FIN) passed the House.                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Representative Tuck moved the effective date clause.                                                                            
                                                                                                                                

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The question being:  "Shall the effective date clause be adopted?"  The                                                         
roll was taken with the following result:                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 213(FIN)                                                                                                                   
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Effective Date                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  28   NAYS:  9   EXCUSED:  3   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Birch, Claman, Drummond, Edgmon, Foster, Gara, Grenn,                                                                    
Guttenberg, Johnston, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito, Knopp, Kopp,                                                                   
Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lincoln, Ortiz, Parish, Pruitt, Seaton,                                                                 
Spohnholz, Stutes, Tarr, Thompson, Tuck, Wool, Zulkosky                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Eastman, Johnson, Neuman, Rauscher, Reinbold, Saddler,                                                                   
Sullivan-Leonard, Tilton, Wilson                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Chenault, Millett, Talerico                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
And so, the effective date clause was adopted.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Representative Wilson gave notice of reconsideration of the vote on                                                             
CSHB 213(FIN).                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
HB 259                                                                                                                        
The following, which was held from the March 14 calendar (page                                                                  
2704), was read the third time:                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 259(JUD)                                                                                              
    "An Act relating to containing or confining loads being                                                                     
    transported on highways."                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Representative Tuck moved and asked unanimous consent that CSHB                                                                 
259(JUD) be returned to second reading for the specific purpose of                                                              
considering Amendment No. 1.  There being no objection, it was so                                                               
ordered.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 1 was offered by Representative Tuck:                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, line 3:                                                                                                                 
    Delete the second occurrence of "or"                                                                                        
    Insert "and"                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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Page 2, line 7:                                                                                                                 
    Delete "or"                                                                                                                 
    Insert "and"                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Representative Tuck moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                      
Amendment No. 1 be adopted.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Representative Eastman objected.                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall Amendment No. 1 be adopted?"  The roll                                                              
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 259(JUD)                                                                                                                   
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 1                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  34   NAYS:  3   EXCUSED:  3   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Birch, Claman, Drummond, Edgmon, Foster, Gara, Grenn,                                                                    
Guttenberg, Johnson, Johnston, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito, Knopp,                                                                
Kopp, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lincoln, Neuman, Ortiz, Parish,                                                                   
Rauscher, Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes, Tarr,                                                                   
Thompson, Tilton, Tuck, Wilson, Wool, Zulkosky                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Eastman, Pruitt, Sullivan-Leonard                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Chenault, Millett, Talerico                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
And so, Amendment No. 1 was adopted.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 2 was offered by Representative Eastman:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Page 3, lines 7 - 8:                                                                                                            
    Delete all material and insert:                                                                                             
         "(g)  In this section,                                                                                                 
             (1)  "criminal negligence" has the meaning given in                                                                
    AS 11.81.900;                                                                                                               
             (2)  "load" means material intentionally transported by the                                                        
    person to be offloaded at a destination, but does not include                                                               
    extraneous material such as litter, snow, mud, or ice."                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Representative Eastman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                   
Amendment No. 2 be adopted.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                

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Representative Kopp objected.                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall Amendment No. 2 be adopted?"  The roll                                                              
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 259(JUD) am                                                                                                                
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 2                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  4   NAYS:  33   EXCUSED:  3   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Eastman, Neuman, Tilton, Wilson                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Birch, Claman, Drummond, Edgmon, Foster, Gara, Grenn,                                                                    
Guttenberg, Johnson, Johnston, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito, Knopp,                                                                
Kopp, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lincoln, Ortiz, Parish, Pruitt,                                                                   
Rauscher, Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes,                                                                         
Sullivan-Leonard, Tarr, Thompson, Tuck, Wool, Zulkosky                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Chenault, Millett, Talerico                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
And so, Amendment No. 2 was not adopted.                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 259(JUD) am was automatically in third reading.                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall CSHB 259(JUD) am pass the House?"                                                                   
The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 259(JUD) am                                                                                                                
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  33   NAYS:  4   EXCUSED:  3   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Birch, Claman, Drummond, Edgmon, Foster, Gara, Grenn,                                                                    
Guttenberg, Johnson, Johnston, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito, Knopp,                                                                
Kopp, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lincoln, Ortiz, Parish, Pruitt,                                                                   
Rauscher, Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes,                                                                         
Sullivan-Leonard, Tarr, Thompson, Tuck, Wool, Zulkosky                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Eastman, Neuman, Tilton, Wilson                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Chenault, Millett, Talerico                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
And so, CSHB 259(JUD) am passed the House and was referred to the                                                               
Chief Clerk for engrossment.                                                                                                    

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                  SECOND READING OF HOUSE RESOLUTIONS                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
HJR 21                                                                                                                        
The following, which was held from the March 14 calendar (page                                                                  
2704), was read the second time:                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
    SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION                                                                               
    NO. 21                                                                                                                      
    Urging the federal government to respect the authority of the state                                                         
    to regulate marijuana use, production, and distribution and to                                                              
    honor previous federal guidance on marijuana policy; and urging                                                             
    the federal government to reconsider its listing of marijuana as a                                                          
    schedule I controlled substance.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
with the:                                                  Journal Page                                                         
                                                                                                                                
 STA RPT 1DP 5NR 1AM                                              2441                                                          
 FN1: (LEG)                                                       2442                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Representative Tuck moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                      
SSHJR 21 be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading, and                                                                
placed on final passage.                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
There was objection.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SSHJR 21 will advance to third reading on the March 19 calendar.                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HCR 10                                                                                                                        
The following, which was held from the March 14 calendar (page                                                                  
2705) was read the second time:                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 10                                                                                          
    Proposing an amendment to the Uniform Rules of the Alaska State                                                             
   Legislature relating to the jurisdiction of standing committees.                                                            
                                                                                                                                
with the:                                                  Journal Page                                                         
                                                                                                                                
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 FN1: ZERO(LEG)                                                   2371                                                          
                                                                                                                                

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 FIN RPT 7DP 1DNP 2NR                                             2584                                                          
 FN2: ZERO(LEG)                                                   2584                                                          
                                                                                                                                
The Speaker stated that, without objection, HCR 10 would be held to                                                             
the March 19 calendar.                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HCR 19                                                                                                                        
The Speaker stated that, without objection, the following, which was                                                            
held from the March 14 calendar (page 2705), would be held to the                                                               
March 19 calendar:                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 19                                                                                          
    Urging Governor Bill Walker to issue an administrative order                                                                
    recognizing a linguistic emergency.                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
                         LEGISLATIVE CITATIONS                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Representative Tuck moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                  
House approve the citations on the calendar.  There being no                                                                    
objection, the following citations were approved and sent to enrolling:                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Kirk Alkire                                                                                                          
By Representatives Saddler, Edgmon, Birch, Chenault, Claman,                                                                    
Drummond, Eastman, Foster, Gara, Grenn, Guttenberg, Johnson,                                                                    
Johnston, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito, Kopp, Kreiss-Tomkins,                                                                      
LeDoux, Lincoln, Millett, Neuman, Ortiz, Parish, Pruitt, Rauscher,                                                              
Reinbold, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes, Sullivan-Leonard, Talerico, Tarr,                                                          
Thompson, Tilton, Tuck, Wilson, Wool, Zulkosky                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Valerie Baalerud                                                                                                     
By Representatives Saddler, Edgmon, Birch, Chenault, Claman,                                                                    
Drummond, Eastman, Foster, Gara, Grenn, Guttenberg, Johnson,                                                                    
Johnston, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito, Kopp, Kreiss-Tomkins,                                                                      
LeDoux, Lincoln, Millett, Neuman, Ortiz, Parish, Pruitt, Rauscher,                                                              
Reinbold, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes, Sullivan-Leonard, Talerico, Tarr,                                                          
Thompson, Tilton, Tuck, Wilson, Wool, Zulkosky; Senator                                                                         
MacKinnon                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Jean Bardarson                                                                                                       
By Representatives Chenault, Edgmon, Birch, Claman, Drummond,                                                                   
Eastman, Foster, Gara, Grenn, Guttenberg, Johnson, Johnston,                                                                    

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Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito, 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; Senator Micciche                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Jason Bickling                                                                                                       
By Representatives Chenault, Edgmon, Birch, Claman, Drummond,                                                                   
Eastman, Foster, Gara, Grenn, Guttenberg, Johnson, Johnston,                                                                    
Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito, 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; Senator Micciche                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - John Conwell                                                                                                         
By Representatives Edgmon, Birch, Chenault, Claman, Drummond,                                                                   
Eastman, Foster, Gara, Grenn, Guttenberg, Johnson, Johnston,                                                                    
Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito, 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                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Zoi Maroudas-Tziolas                                                                                                 
By Representatives Drummond, Edgmon, Birch, Chenault, Claman,                                                                   
Eastman, Foster, Gara, Grenn, Guttenberg, Johnson, Johnston,                                                                    
Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito, 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                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Joy Leedham                                                                                                       
By Representatives Saddler, Edgmon, Birch, Chenault, Claman,                                                                    
Drummond, Eastman, Foster, Gara, Grenn, Guttenberg, Johnson,                                                                    
Johnston, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito, Kopp, Kreiss-Tomkins,                                                                      
LeDoux, Lincoln, Millett, Neuman, Ortiz, Parish, Pruitt, Rauscher,                                                              
Reinbold, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes, Sullivan-Leonard, Talerico, Tarr,                                                          
Thompson, Tilton, Tuck, Wilson, Wool, Zulkosky                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Robert C. Johnson                                                                                                 
By Representatives Saddler, Edgmon, Birch, Chenault, Claman,                                                                    
Drummond, Eastman, Foster, Gara, Grenn, Guttenberg, Johnson,                                                                    

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Johnston, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito, Kopp, Kreiss-Tomkins,                                                                      
LeDoux, Lincoln, Millett, Neuman, Ortiz, Parish, Pruitt, Rauscher,                                                              
Reinbold, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes, Sullivan-Leonard, Talerico, Tarr,                                                          
Thompson, Tilton, Tuck, Wilson, Wool, Zulkosky; Senator                                                                         
MacKinnon                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Julianna Ruth Shane                                                                                               
By Representatives Edgmon, Josephson, Birch, Chenault, Claman,                                                                  
Drummond, Eastman, Foster, Gara, Grenn, Guttenberg, Johnson,                                                                    
Johnston, Kawasaki, Kito, 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                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - René Haag                                                                                                         
By Representatives Drummond, Birch, Edgmon, Chenault, Claman,                                                                   
Eastman, Foster, Gara, Grenn, Guttenberg, Johnson, Johnston,                                                                    
Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito, 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                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                                RESCIND                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
HB 152                                                                                                                        
Representative Tuck moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                  
House rescind previous action on the following (page 2632):                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 152(STA)(fld H)                                                                                       
    "An Act relating to the organized militia; and relating to the                                                              
    authority of the adjutant general."                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Representative Eastman objected.                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall the House rescind previous action on                                                                
CSHB 152(STA)(fld H)?"  The roll was taken with the following                                                                   
result:                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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CSHB 152(STA)(fld H)                                                                                                            
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
Rescind previous action                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  28   NAYS:  9   EXCUSED:  3   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Claman, Drummond, Edgmon, Foster, Gara, Grenn,                                                                           
Guttenberg, Johnson, Johnston, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito, Kopp,                                                                 
Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lincoln, Ortiz, Parish, Pruitt, Saddler,                                                                
Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes, Sullivan-Leonard, Tarr, Tuck, Wool,                                                                  
Zulkosky                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Birch, Eastman, Knopp, Neuman, Rauscher, Reinbold,                                                                       
Thompson, Tilton, Wilson                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Chenault, Millett, Talerico                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
And so, the motion passed.                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 152(STA) was before the House in third reading:                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall CSHB 152(STA) pass the House?"  The                                                                 
roll was taken with the following result:                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 152(STA)                                                                                                                   
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  23   NAYS:  14   EXCUSED:  3   ABSENT:  0                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Claman, Drummond, Edgmon, Foster, Gara, Grenn,                                                                           
Guttenberg, Johnson, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito, Kreiss-Tomkins,                                                                 
LeDoux, Lincoln, Ortiz, Parish, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes, Tarr, Tuck,                                                          
Wool, Zulkosky                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Birch, Eastman, Johnston, Knopp, Kopp, Neuman, Pruitt,                                                                   
Rauscher, Reinbold, Saddler, Sullivan-Leonard, Thompson, Tilton,                                                                
Wilson                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Chenault, Millett, Talerico                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
And so, CSHB 152(STA) passed the House and was referred to the                                                                  
Chief Clerk for engrossment.                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                

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                          UNFINISHED BUSINESS                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Representative Tuck moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                  
following members be excused from a call of the House.  There being                                                             
no objection, the members were excused as noted:                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Representative Kopp - from noon, March 16 to 10:00 p.m., March 18                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Representative Sullivan-Leonard - from 8:00 a.m., March 17 to                                                                   
8:00 a.m., March 19                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Representative LeDoux - from noon to 3:00 p.m., March 16                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
                       SPECIAL ORDER OF BUSINESS                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Representative Tuck moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                  
notice and publication requirements be waived and the citation,                                                                 
Honoring - Ruth and Tom Nighswander, be taken up as a Special                                                                   
Order of Business.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Representative Tuck moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                  
House approve the citation.  There being no objection, the following                                                            
citation was approved and sent to enrolling:                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Ruth and Tom Nighswander                                                                                             
By Representatives Josephson, Edgmon, Birch, Chenault, Claman,                                                                  
Drummond, Eastman, Foster, Gara, Grenn, Guttenberg, Johnson,                                                                    
Johnston, Kawasaki, Kito, 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                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                          UNFINISHED BUSINESS                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HCR 19                                                                                                                        
Representatives Zulkosky and Gara added as cosponsors to:                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 19                                                                                          
    Urging Governor Bill Walker to issue an administrative order                                                                
    recognizing a linguistic emergency.                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                

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HJR 21                                                                                                                        
Representatives Gara and Parish added as cosponsors to:                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
    SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION                                                                               
    NO. 21                                                                                                                      
    Urging the federal government to respect the authority of the state                                                         
    to regulate marijuana use, production, and distribution and to                                                              
    honor previous federal guidance on marijuana policy; and urging                                                             
    the federal government to reconsider its listing of marijuana as a                                                          
    schedule I controlled substance.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HJR 24                                                                                                                        
Representative Kopp added as a cosponsor to:                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 24                                                                                               
    Urging the governor and the Alaska delegation in Congress to                                                                
    expedite the responsible development of oil fields in the state to                                                          
    increase the volume of oil transported through the Trans Alaska                                                             
    Pipeline System.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HJR 32                                                                                                                        
Representative Kopp added as a cosponsor to:                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 32                                                                                               
    Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of                                                                  
    Alaska relating to notice and consent before termination of a                                                               
    minor's pregnancy.                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HJR 33                                                                                                                        
Representative Kopp added as a cosponsor to:                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 33                                                                                               
    Urging the Alaska delegation in Congress to pursue the                                                                      
    establishment of an Arctic naval station; supporting the increase in                                                        
    defensive capabilities in the Arctic region; and encouraging the                                                            
    development of critical Arctic infrastructure.                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
HB 75                                                                                                                         
Representatives Josephson and Wool added as cosponsors to:                                                                      
                                                                                                                                

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    HOUSE BILL NO. 75                                                                                                           
    "An Act relating to gun violence protective orders; relating to the                                                         
    crime of violating a protective order; relating to a central registry                                                       
    for protective orders; relating to the powers of district judges and                                                        
    magistrates; requiring physicians, psychologists, psychological                                                             
    associates, social workers, marital and family therapists, and                                                              
    licensed professional counselors to report annually threats of gun                                                          
    violence; and amending Rules 4 and 65, Alaska Rules of Civil                                                                
    Procedure, and Rule 9, Alaska Rules of Administration."                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
HB 202                                                                                                                        
Representative Kopp added as a cosponsor to:                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE BILL NO. 202                                                                                                          
    "An Act relating to telecommunications services for certain                                                                 
    disabled subscribers; and providing for an effective date."                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
HB 259                                                                                                                        
Representative Josephson added as a cosponsor to:                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 259(JUD) am                                                                                           
    "An Act relating to containing or confining loads being                                                                     
    transported on highways."                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
HB 333                                                                                                                        
Representative Kopp added as a cosponsor to:                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE BILL NO. 333                                                                                                          
    "An Act authorizing a municipality to adopt an ordinance                                                                    
    prohibiting the use of cellular telephones while driving in school                                                          
    zones or on school property."                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
SCR 14                                                                                                                        
Representative Kopp added as a cross sponsor to:                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
    SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 14                                                                                         
    Relating to awarding the Alaska Decoration of Honor to certain                                                              
    members of the military.                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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SB 174                                                                                                                        
Representative Ortiz added as a cross sponsor to:                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
    SENATE BILL NO. 174                                                                                                         
    "An Act relating to the duties of the Department of Health and                                                              
    Social Services; and relating to the administration of programs for                                                         
    persons with physical and mental disabilities."                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
                              ENGROSSMENT                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
HB 152                                                                                                                        
CSHB 152(STA) was engrossed, signed by the Speaker and Chief                                                                    
Clerk, and transmitted to the Senate for consideration.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
HB 259                                                                                                                        
CSHB 259(JUD) am was engrossed, signed by the Speaker and Chief                                                                 
Clerk, and transmitted to the Senate for consideration.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
                             ANNOUNCEMENTS                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
House committee schedules are published under separate cover.                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
The following meetings today were changed:                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
House Special Committee on Arctic Policy, Economic Development,                                                                 
& Tourism                                                 CANCELED                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Finance Committee                                                                                                               
CHANGED TO:                                  15 min. after adjournment                                                          
                                                                                                                                
                              ADJOURNMENT                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Representative Tuck moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                  
House adjourn until 11:00 a.m., March 19.  There being no objection,                                                            
the House adjourned at 1:50 p.m.                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                           Crystaline Jones                                                                     
                                           Chief Clerk