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2018-04-23 House Journal

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                             HOUSE JOURNAL                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
                        ALASKA STATE LEGISLATURE                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
                         THIRTIETH LEGISLATURE                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
                             SECOND SESSION                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Juneau, Alaska                   Monday                  April 23, 2018                                                       
                                                                                                                                
                           Ninety-eighth Day                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Pursuant to adjournment the House was called to order by Speaker                                                                
Edgmon at 10:40 a.m.                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Roll call showed 39 members present.  Representative Tuck had been                                                              
excused from a call of the House today.                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
The invocation was offered by the Chaplain, Representative Tarr.                                                                
Representative Ortiz moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                 
invocation be spread on the journal.  There being no objection, it was                                                          
so ordered.                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
    With the deepest respect for the religious beliefs of all                                                                   
    Alaskans, I offer the following prayer:                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
    In the lengthening of days, snowdrops emerging from winter's                                                                
    frozen ground, we see the creator's hand.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
    In the sight of a tiny lamb joyfully bounding across hillside                                                               
    farm, we see the creator's hand.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
    Creator God, forgive our moments of ingratitude, the spiritual                                                              
    blindness that prevents us from appreciating the wonder that                                                                
    is this world, the endless cycle of nature, of life and death, and                                                          
    rebirth. Forgive us for taking without giving, reaping without                                                              
    sowing. Open our eyes to see, our lips to praise, our hands to                                                              
    share, and may our feet tread lightly on the road that, together,                                                           
    we travel. Amen.                                                                                                            

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The Pledge of Allegiance was led by Representative Johnson.                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
                      CERTIFICATION OF THE JOURNAL                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Representative Stutes, Acting Majority Leader, moved and asked                                                                  
unanimous consent that the journal for the 95th, 96th, and 97th                                                                 
legislative days be approved as certified by the Chief Clerk.  There                                                            
being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
                       SPECIAL ORDER OF BUSINESS                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Representative Stutes moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                
notice and publication requirements be waived and the citation,                                                                 
Honoring - Alaska Women's Hall of Fame, 10th Anniversary and 2018                                                               
Inductees, be taken up as a Special Order of Business.  There being no                                                          
objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Representative Stutes 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 - Alaska Women's Hall of Fame, 10th Anniversary and 2018                                                               
Inductees                                                                                                                       
By Representatives Tarr, Edgmon, Birch, Chenault, Claman,                                                                       
Drummond, 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, Thompson,                                                                
Tilton, Tuck, Wilson, Wool, Zulkosky; Senator Begich                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
                        MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
HJR 33                                                                                                                        
A message dated April 20 was read stating the Senate passed:                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 33(AET)                                                                                   
    Urging the Alaska delegation in Congress to pursue the                                                                      
    establishment of a U.S. Coast Guard port in the Arctic region;                                                              
    supporting the increase in defensive capabilities in the Arctic                                                             
    region; and encouraging the development of critical Arctic                                                                  
    infrastructure.                                                                                                             

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CSHJR 33(AET) was referred to the Chief Clerk for enrollment.                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
HB 97                                                                                                                         
A message dated April 20 was read stating the Senate passed:                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 97(STA)                                                                                               
    "An Act repealing the insurance tax credit for gifts to the Alaska                                                          
    fire standards council; and providing for an effective date."                                                               
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 97(STA) was referred to the Chief Clerk for enrollment.                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
A message dated April 20 was read stating the Senate passed the                                                                 
following, and it is transmitted for consideration:                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
                      FIRST READING AND REFERENCE                                                                            
                            OF SENATE BILLS                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
SB 81                                                                                                                         
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 81(HSS) by the Senate Health and                                                                         
Social Services Committee, entitled:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
    "An Act relating to criminal and civil history record checks and                                                            
    requirements; relating to licenses, certifications, appeals, and                                                            
    authorizations by the Department of Health and Social Services;                                                             
    relating to child protection information; and providing for an                                                              
    effective date."                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
was read the first time and referred to the Judiciary Committee.                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                     REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HB 177                                                                                                                        
The Finance Committee considered:                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE BILL NO. 177                                                                                                          
    "An Act relating to the response to, and control of, aquatic                                                                
    invasive species; establishing the aquatic invasive species                                                                 
    response fund; and relating to the provision of information about                                                           
    aquatic invasive species to users of the Alaska marine highway                                                              
    system."                                                                                                                    

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and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 177(FIN)                                                                                              
    "An Act relating to the response to, and control of, aquatic                                                                
    invasive species; establishing the aquatic invasive species                                                                 
    response fund; and relating to the provision of information about                                                           
    aquatic invasive species to certain persons registering or                                                                  
    transporting boats."                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representatives Seaton and Foster, Co-                                                                 
chairs, with the following individual recommendations:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (5):  Gara, Kawasaki, Ortiz, Seaton, Foster                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Do not pass (1):  Wilson                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
No recommendation (3):  Guttenberg, Thompson, Pruitt                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Amend (1):  Tilton                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply to CSHB 177(FIN):                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
4.  Zero, Dept. of Natural Resources                                                                                            
5.  Zero, Dept. of Transportation & Public Facilities                                                                           
6.  Fiscal, Dept. of Fish & Game                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HB 177 was referred to the Rules Committee for placement on the                                                                 
calendar.                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
SB 105                                                                                                                        
The Finance Committee considered:                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 105(FIN)                                                                                             
    "An Act relating to the licensure of marital and family therapists;                                                         
    relating to medical assistance for marital and family therapy                                                               
    services; and providing for an effective date."                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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    HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 105(FIN)                                                                                
    (same title)                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representatives Seaton and Foster, Co-                                                                 
chairs, with the following individual recommendations:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (5):  Gara, Guttenberg, Ortiz, Seaton, Foster                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Do not pass (1):  Wilson                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
No recommendation (1):  Grenn                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Amend (4):  Kawasaki, Pruitt, Thompson, Tilton                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply to HCS CSSB 105(FIN):                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
3. Fiscal, Dept. of Commerce, Community, & Economic                                                                             
 Development                                                                                                                    
4. Fiscal, Dept. of Health & Social Services                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
CSSB 105(FIN) was referred to the Rules Committee for placement on                                                              
the calendar.                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
SB 216                                                                                                                        
The Finance Committee considered:                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 216(FIN)                                                                                             
    "An Act relating to the calculation of state aid for schools that                                                           
    consolidate; relating to the determination of the number of schools                                                         
    in a district; and providing for an effective date."                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
The report was signed by Representatives Seaton and Foster, Co-                                                                 
chairs, with the following individual recommendations:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Do pass (4):  Gara, Grenn, Seaton, Foster                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
No recommendation (7):  Wilson, Kawasaki, Tilton, Pruitt, Ortiz,                                                                
Guttenberg, Thompson                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The following fiscal note(s) apply:                                                                                             

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3. Fiscal, Dept. of Education & Early Development/Fund                                                                          
 Capitalization                                                                                                                 
4. Zero, Dept. of Education & Early Development                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
CSSB 216(FIN) was referred to the Rules Committee for placement on                                                              
the calendar.                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Representative Stutes moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                    
Representative Kopp be excused from a call of the House until                                                                   
11:30 a.m., today.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                     REPORTS OF SPECIAL COMMITTEES                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
SB 26                                                                                                                         
The Conference Committee considering:                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 26(FIN)(efd                                                                             
    fld H)                                                                                                                      
    "An Act relating to an appropriation limit; relating to the budget                                                          
    responsibilities of the governor; relating to the Alaska permanent                                                          
    fund, the earnings of the Alaska permanent fund, and the earnings                                                           
    reserve account; relating to the mental health trust fund; relating to                                                      
    deposits into the dividend fund; and relating to the calculation and                                                        
    payment of permanent fund dividends."                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
and                                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 26(FIN)                                                                                              
    "An Act relating to an appropriation limit; relating to the budget                                                          
    responsibilities of the governor; relating to the Alaska permanent                                                          
    fund, the earnings of the Alaska permanent fund, and the earnings                                                           
    reserve account; relating to the mental health trust fund; relating to                                                      
    deposits into the dividend fund; relating to the calculation and                                                            
    payment of permanent fund dividends; and providing for an                                                                   
    effective date."                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
    (technical title change)                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
requests limited powers of free conference on sections 6, 7, 10, 11, 17,                                                        
and 18 in the Senate version and sections 4, 5, 7, 15, and 16 of the                                                            
House version.                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                

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The request was signed by Representatives Foster (Chair), Seaton,                                                               
Thompson; and Senators MacKinnon (Chair), Hoffman, Egan.                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
The Speaker granted the limited powers of free conference as                                                                    
requested.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The Chief Clerk notified the Senate.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
                       INTRODUCTION OF CITATIONS                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
The following citation was introduced and taken up as a Special Order                                                           
of Business:                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Alaska Women's Hall of Fame, 10th Anniversary and 2018                                                               
Inductees                                                                                                                       
By Representative Tarr; Senator Begich                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
                  CONSIDERATION OF THE DAILY CALENDAR                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
                     SECOND READING OF HOUSE BILLS                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
HB 322                                                                                                                        
The Speaker stated that, without objection, the following would be                                                              
held to the April 25 calendar:                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE BILL NO. 322                                                                                                          
    "An Act relating to penalties for discharges of oil and other                                                               
    pollution violations; relating to oil discharge prevention and                                                              
    contingency plans for commercial motor vehicles transporting                                                                
    crude oil; and providing for an effective date."                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HB 333                                                                                                                        
The following was read the second time:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
    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."                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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with the:                                                  Journal Page                                                         
                                                                                                                                
 CRA RPT CS(CRA) 4DP 1AM                                           3234                                                         
 FN1: ZERO(DPS)                                                    3234                                                         
 JUD REFERRAL WAIVED MOTION                                        3342                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Representative Stutes moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                
following committee substitute be adopted in lieu of the original bill:                                                         
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 333(CRA)                                                                                              
    (same title)                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 1 was offered by Representatives Pruitt and Birch:                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 1 (title amendment):                                                                                               
    Delete "the use"                                                                                                          
    Insert "certain uses"                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 10, following "Facilities.":                                                                                       
    Insert "A municipal ordinance adopted under this section may not                                                            
prohibit the hands-free use of a cellular telephone for voice                                                                   
communication."                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Representative Pruitt moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                    
Amendment No. 1 be adopted.  There being no objection, it was so                                                                
ordered, and the new title follows:                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 333(CRA) am                                                                                           
    "An Act authorizing a municipality to adopt an ordinance                                                                    
    prohibiting certain uses of cellular telephones while driving in                                                            
    school zones or on school property."                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Representative Stutes moved and asked unanimous consent that CSHB                                                               
333(CRA) am be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading, and                                                             
placed on final passage.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                          
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 333(CRA) am was read the third time.                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Representative Claman rose to a point of order regarding confining                                                              
remarks to the bill before the body.                                                                                            

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The Speaker cautioned the member to confine the remarks to the bill                                                             
before the body.                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
**The presence of Representative Kopp, who was excused (page                                                                    
3408), was noted.                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall CSHB 333(CRA) am pass the House?"                                                                   
The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 333(CRA) am                                                                                                                
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  37   NAYS:  2   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Birch, Chenault, Claman, Drummond, Edgmon, Foster, Gara,                                                                 
Grenn, Guttenberg, Johnson, Johnston, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito,                                                                
Knopp, Kopp, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lincoln, Millett, Ortiz,                                                                   
Parish, Pruitt, Rauscher, Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes,                                                         
Sullivan-Leonard, Talerico, Tarr, Thompson, Tilton, Wilson, Wool,                                                               
Zulkosky                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Eastman, Neuman                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Tuck                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
And so, CSHB 333(CRA) am passed the House and was referred to                                                                   
the Chief Clerk for engrossment.                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HB 384                                                                                                                        
The Speaker stated that, without objection, the following would be                                                              
held to the April 25 calendar:                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE BILL NO. 384                                                                                                          
    "An Act relating to the Regulatory Commission of Alaska and                                                                 
    broadband Internet regulations."                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HB 399                                                                                                                        
The following was read the second time:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE BILL NO. 399                                                                                                          
    "An Act disallowing a federal tax credit as a credit against the                                                            
    corporate net income tax; repealing a provision allowing the                                                                
    exclusion of certain royalties accrued or received from foreign                                                             
    corporations for purposes of the corporate net income tax;                                                                  

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    repealing the reduced rate for the alternative tax on capital gains                                                         
    for corporations; repealing an exemption from filing a return                                                               
    under the corporate net income tax for a corporation engaged in a                                                           
    contract under the Alaska Stranded Gas Development Act; and                                                                 
    providing for an effective date."                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
with the:                                                  Journal Page                                                         
                                                                                                                                
 RES RPT 4DP 3NR                                                   3037                                                         
 FN1: (REV)                                                        3037                                                         
 FIN RPT CS(FIN) NT 10DP 1AM                                       3268                                                         
 FN2: (REV)                                                        3316                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Representative Stutes moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                
following committee substitute be adopted in lieu of the original bill:                                                         
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 399(FIN)                                                                                              
    "An Act relating to the use of a federal tax credit as a credit                                                             
    against the corporate net income tax; repealing a provision                                                                 
    allowing the exclusion of certain royalties accrued or received                                                             
    from foreign corporations for purposes of the corporate net                                                                 
    income tax; repealing the reduced rate for the alternative tax on                                                           
    capital gains for corporations; repealing an exemption from filing                                                          
    a return under the corporate net income tax for a corporation                                                               
    engaged in a contract under the Alaska Stranded Gas                                                                         
    Development Act; and providing for an effective date."                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Representative Stutes moved and asked unanimous consent that CSHB                                                               
399(FIN) be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading, and                                                                
placed on final passage.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                          
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 399(FIN) was read the third time.                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall CSHB 399(FIN) pass the House?"  The                                                                 
roll was taken with the following result:                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 399(FIN)                                                                                                                   
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  39   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                               

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Yeas:  Birch, Chenault, Claman, Drummond, Eastman, Edgmon,                                                                      
Foster, Gara, Grenn, Guttenberg, Johnson, Johnston, Josephson,                                                                  
Kawasaki, Kito, Knopp, Kopp, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lincoln,                                                                   
Millett, Neuman, Ortiz, Parish, Pruitt, Rauscher, Reinbold, Saddler,                                                            
Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes, Sullivan-Leonard, Talerico, Tarr,                                                                    
Thompson, Tilton, Wilson, Wool, Zulkosky                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Tuck                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
And so, CSHB 399(FIN) passed the House.                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Representative Stutes moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                
roll call on the passage of the bill be considered the roll call on the                                                         
effective date clause.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 399(FIN) was referred to the Chief Clerk for engrossment.                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
                     THIRD READING OF SENATE BILLS                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
SB 4                                                                                                                          
The following, which was advanced to third reading from the April 20                                                            
calendar (page 3388), was read the third time:                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 4(RLS)                                                                           
    "An Act relating to the Board of Barbers and Hairdressers;                                                                  
    relating to manicuring; relating to a limited license to practice                                                           
    non-chemical barbering; relating to a license to practice hair                                                              
    braiding; relating to tattooing; relating to permanent cosmetic                                                             
    coloring; relating to the Department of Environmental                                                                       
    Conservation; relating to nonrenewal of occupational licenses for                                                           
    default on a student loan; and providing for an effective date."                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Representative Johnson moved and asked unanimous consent to                                                                     
abstain from voting because of a conflict of interest.  Objection was                                                           
heard, and she was required to vote.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall HCS CSSSSB 4(RLS) pass the House?"                                                                  
The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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HCS CSSSSB 4(RLS)                                                                                                               
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  37   NAYS:  1   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  1                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Birch, Chenault, Claman, Drummond, Eastman, Edgmon,                                                                      
Foster, Gara, Grenn, Guttenberg, Johnson, Johnston, Josephson,                                                                  
Kawasaki, Kito, Knopp, Kopp, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lincoln,                                                                   
Millett, Neuman, Ortiz, Parish, Pruitt, Rauscher, Reinbold, Saddler,                                                            
Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes, Sullivan-Leonard, Talerico, Thompson,                                                                
Tilton, Wool, Zulkosky                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Wilson                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Tuck                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Tarr                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
And so, HCS CSSSSB 4(RLS) passed the House.                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Representative Stutes moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                
roll call on the passage of the bill be considered the roll call on the                                                         
effective date clause.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSSSB 4(RLS) was referred to the Chief Clerk for                                                                           
engrossment.                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                       SPECIAL ORDER OF BUSINESS                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
HCR 26                                                                                                                        
Representative Stutes moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                
following be taken up as a Special Order of Business:                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 26                                                                                          
    Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules of                                                              
    the Alaska State Legislature, concerning Senate Bill No. 4,                                                                 
    relating to the Board of Barbers and Hairdressers; relating to a                                                            
    limited license to practice non-chemical barbering; relating to a                                                           
    license to practice hair braiding; and relating to the Department of                                                        
    Environmental Conservation.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                

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The question being:  "Shall HCR 26 pass the House?"  The roll was                                                               
taken with the following result:                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HCR 26                                                                                                                          
Special Order of Business                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  36   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  3                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Birch, Claman, Drummond, Eastman, Edgmon, Foster, Grenn,                                                                 
Guttenberg, Johnson, Johnston, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito, Knopp,                                                                
Kopp, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Millett, Neuman, Ortiz, Parish,                                                                   
Pruitt, Rauscher, Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes,                                                                 
Sullivan-Leonard, Talerico, Tarr, Thompson, Tilton, Wilson, Wool,                                                               
Zulkosky                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Tuck                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Chenault, Gara, Lincoln                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
And so, HCR 26 passed the House and was referred to the Chief Clerk                                                             
for engrossment.                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                     SENATE BILLS IN THIRD READING                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
SB 37                                                                                                                         
The following, which was held from the April 20 calendar (page                                                                  
3392), was before the House in third reading:                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
    HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 37(RLS)                                                                                 
    "An Act relating to the Board of Pharmacy; relating to the                                                                  
    licensing of certain entities and inspection of certain facilities                                                          
    located outside the state; relating to drug supply chain security;                                                          
    creating a position of executive administrator for the Board of                                                             
    Pharmacy; reducing the membership of the Alaska Commercial                                                                  
    Fisheries Entry Commission to two individuals; relating to the                                                              
    duties of the commissioner serving as chair of the commission;                                                              
    providing that a single commissioner may exercise all powers and                                                            
    duties of the commission if there is a vacancy on the commission;                                                           
    providing for commissioner compensation; relating to tie votes of                                                           
    the commission; and providing for an effective date."                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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Representative Stutes moved and asked unanimous consent that HCS                                                                
CSSB 37(RLS) be returned to second reading for the specific purpose                                                             
of considering Amendment No. 4.  There being no objection, it was so                                                            
ordered.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 4 was offered by Representative Stutes:                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Page 6, line 18:                                                                                                                
    Delete "The"                                                                                                            
    Insert "When there is a vacancy in the executive director                                                               
position, the"                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Page 6, lines 19 - 20:                                                                                                          
    Delete "also serves as executive director of the commission                                                             
and, as executive director,"                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Page 7, lines 6 - 9:                                                                                                            
    Delete all material and insert:                                                                                             
         "Sec. 16.43.060. Compensation. Members of the commission                                                             
    are in the exempt service and are entitled to a monthly salary                                                              
    equal to a step in Range 25 [27] of the salary schedule in                                                              
    AS 39.27.011."                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Representative Stutes moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                    
Amendment No. 4 be adopted.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Representative Wilson objected.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall Amendment No. 4 be adopted?"  The roll                                                              
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSB 37(RLS)                                                                                                                
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 4                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  32   NAYS:  7   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Birch, Claman, Drummond, Edgmon, Foster, Gara, Grenn,                                                                    
Guttenberg, Johnston, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito, Knopp, Kopp,                                                                   
Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lincoln, Millett, Ortiz, Parish, Pruitt,                                                                
Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes, Sullivan-Leonard,                                                                 
Talerico, Tarr, Thompson, Wool, Zulkosky                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                

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Nays:  Chenault, Eastman, Johnson, Neuman, Rauscher, Tilton,                                                                    
Wilson                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Tuck                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
And so, Amendment No. 4 was adopted.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSB 37(RLS) am H was automatically in third reading.                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall HCS CSSB 37(RLS) am H pass the                                                                      
House?"  The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSB 37(RLS) am H                                                                                                           
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  35   NAYS:  4   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Birch, Chenault, Claman, Drummond, Edgmon, Foster, Gara,                                                                 
Grenn, Guttenberg, Johnson, Johnston, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito,                                                                
Knopp, Kopp, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lincoln, Millett, Ortiz,                                                                   
Parish, Pruitt, Rauscher, Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes,                                                         
Sullivan-Leonard, Talerico, Tarr, Thompson, Wool, Zulkosky                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Eastman, Neuman, Tilton, Wilson                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Tuck                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
And so, HCS CSSB 37(RLS) am H passed the House.                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Representative Stutes moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                
roll call on the passage of the bill be considered the roll call on the                                                         
effective date clause.  There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                            
                                                                                                                                
HCS CSSB 37(RLS) am H was referred to the Chief Clerk for                                                                       
engrossment.                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                       SPECIAL ORDER OF BUSINESS                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
HCR 31                                                                                                                        
Representative Stutes moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                
following be taken up as a Special Order of Business:                                                                           
                                                                                                                                

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    HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 31                                                                                          
    Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules of                                                              
    the Alaska State Legislature, concerning Senate Bill No. 37,                                                                
    relating to the Board of Pharmacy; relating to the licensing of                                                             
    certain entities and inspection of certain facilities located outside                                                       
    the state; relating to drug supply chain security; and creating a                                                           
     position of executive administrator for the Board of Pharmacy.                                                            
                                                                                                                                
There being no objection, it was so ordered.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall HCR 31 pass the House?"  The roll was                                                               
taken with the following result:                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
HCR 31                                                                                                                          
Special Order of Business                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  34   NAYS:  5   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Birch, Chenault, Claman, Drummond, Edgmon, Foster, Gara,                                                                 
Grenn, Guttenberg, Johnson, Johnston, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito,                                                                
Knopp, Kopp, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lincoln, Millett, Ortiz,                                                                   
Parish, Pruitt, Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes,                                                                   
Sullivan-Leonard, Talerico, Tarr, Thompson, Wool, Zulkosky                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Eastman, Neuman, Rauscher, Tilton, Wilson                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Tuck                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
And so, HCR 31 passed the House and was referred to the Chief Clerk                                                             
for engrossment.                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                  SECOND READING OF SENATE RESOLUTIONS                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
SJR 4                                                                                                                         
The following was read the second time:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 4(RES)                                                                                   
    Urging the United States Congress to pass legislation providing                                                             
    for the exemption of legally acquired walrus, mammoth, and                                                                  
    mastodon ivory from laws that ban the sale, use, and possession of                                                          
    ivory.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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with the:                                                  Journal Page                                                         
                                                                                                                                
 CRA RPT 5DP 1NR                                                   3037                                                         
 FN2: ZERO(S.RES)                                                  3038                                                         
 JUD RPT 4DP 1NR 1AM                                               3300                                                         
 FN2: ZERO(S.RES)                                                  3300                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 1 was offered by Representative Eastman:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 2 (title amendment):                                                                                               
    Delete "and"                                                                                                              
    Following "mastodon":                                                                                                     
         Insert ", and other"                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Page 1, line 3, following "of":                                                                                               
    Insert "African elephant"                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, line 9:                                                                                                                 
    Delete the first occurrence of "and"                                                                                        
    Following "mastodon":                                                                                                       
         Insert ", and other"                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, line 14:                                                                                                                
    Delete the first occurrence of "and"                                                                                        
    Following "mastodon":                                                                                                       
         Insert ", and other"                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, line 15, following "of":                                                                                                
    Insert "African elephant"                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, line 18:                                                                                                                
    Delete the first occurrence of "and"                                                                                        
    Following "mastodon":                                                                                                       
         Insert ", and other"                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, line 19, following "of":                                                                                                
    Insert "African elephant"                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Representative Eastman moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                   
Amendment No. 1 be adopted.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                

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Representative Lincoln objected.                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Representative Eastman moved and asked unanimous consent to                                                                     
withdraw Amendment No. 1.  There being no objection, it was so                                                                  
ordered.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Representative Stutes moved and asked unanimous consent that                                                                    
CSSJR 4(RES) be considered engrossed, advanced to third reading,                                                                
and placed on final passage.  There being no objection, it was so                                                               
ordered.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
CSSJR 4(RES) was read the third time.                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
The question being:  "Shall CSSJR 4(RES) pass the House?"  The roll                                                             
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSSJR 4(RES)                                                                                                                    
Third Reading                                                                                                                   
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  38   NAYS:  1   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Birch, Chenault, Claman, Drummond, Edgmon, Foster, Gara,                                                                 
Grenn, Guttenberg, Johnson, Johnston, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito,                                                                
Knopp, Kopp, Kreiss-Tomkins, LeDoux, Lincoln, Millett, Neuman,                                                                  
Ortiz, Parish, Pruitt, Rauscher, Reinbold, Saddler, Seaton, Spohnholz,                                                          
Stutes, Sullivan-Leonard, Talerico, Tarr, Thompson, Tilton, Wilson,                                                             
Wool, Zulkosky                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Eastman                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Tuck                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
And so, CSSJR 4(RES) passed the House, was signed by the Speaker                                                                
and Chief Clerk, and returned to the Senate.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
                         LEGISLATIVE CITATIONS                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Representative Stutes 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:                                                         
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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Honoring - Marie Darlin                                                                                                         
By Representatives Kito, Edgmon, Birch, Chenault, Claman,                                                                       
Drummond, Eastman, Foster, Gara, Grenn, Guttenberg, Johnson,                                                                    
Johnston, Josephson, Kawasaki, 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 Egan                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Honoring - Arctic Entries                                                                                                       
By Representatives Claman, Drummond, Edgmon, Birch, Chenault,                                                                   
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 - Forget Me Not Coalition                                                                                              
By Representatives LeDoux, Edgmon, Birch, Chenault, Claman,                                                                     
Drummond, Eastman, Foster, Gara, Grenn, Guttenberg, Johnson,                                                                    
Johnston, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito, Kopp, Kreiss-Tomkins, Lincoln,                                                             
Millett, Neuman, Ortiz, Parish, Pruitt, Rauscher, Reinbold, Saddler,                                                            
Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes, Sullivan-Leonard, Talerico, Tarr,                                                                    
Thompson, Tilton, Tuck, Wilson, Wool, Zulkosky; Senator                                                                         
Wielechowski                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Vernon Richards Jr.                                                                                               
By Representatives Lincoln, Edgmon, Birch, Chenault, Claman,                                                                    
Drummond, Eastman, Foster, Gara, Grenn, Guttenberg, Johnson,                                                                    
Johnston, Josephson, Kawasaki, Kito, Kopp, Kreiss-Tomkins,                                                                      
LeDoux, Millett, Neuman, Ortiz, Parish, Pruitt, Rauscher, Reinbold,                                                             
Saddler, Seaton, Spohnholz, Stutes, Sullivan-Leonard, Talerico, Tarr,                                                           
Thompson, Tilton, Tuck, Wilson, Wool, Zulkosky; Senator Olson                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Fred Arnold "Trapper" McMillan                                                                                    
By Senator Bishop; 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                                                                                                                        

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In Memoriam - Lenard Olen Taylor                                                                                                
By Senator Bishop; 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                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Elizabeth "Betty" Wiehl                                                                                           
By Senator Bishop; 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                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Byron W. Haley                                                                                                    
By Senator Bishop; 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                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
In Memoriam - Markle Pete                                                                                                       
By Senator Bishop; 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                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
                          UNFINISHED BUSINESS                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
SCR 10                                                                                                                        
The Speaker waived the Labor & Commerce Committee referral for                                                                  
the following at the request of Representative Kito, Chair:                                                                     
                                                                                                                                

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    CS FOR SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO.                                                                                     
    10(STA)                                                                                                                     
    Proclaiming 2019 to be the Year of Innovation in Alaska.                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
CSSCR 10(STA) was removed from the Labor & Commerce                                                                             
Committee and referred to the Rules Committee.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
HB 333                                                                                                                        
Representatives Johnston, Gara, LeDoux, and Josephson added as                                                                  
cosponsors to:                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 333(CRA) am                                                                                           
    "An Act authorizing a municipality to adopt an ordinance                                                                    
    prohibiting certain uses of cellular telephones while driving in                                                            
    school zones or on school property."                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
SJR 4                                                                                                                         
Representatives Kawasaki, Reinbold, Tarr, Millett, Zulkosky, Johnson,                                                           
Thompson, and Kito added as cross sponsors to:                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
    CS FOR SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 4(RES)                                                                                   
    Urging the United States Congress to pass legislation providing                                                             
    for the exemption of legally acquired walrus, mammoth, and                                                                  
    mastodon ivory from laws that ban the sale, use, and possession of                                                          
    ivory.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                              ENGROSSMENT                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
HCR 26                                                                                                                        
HCR 26 was engrossed, signed by the Speaker and Chief Clerk, and                                                                
transmitted to the Senate for consideration.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
HCR 31                                                                                                                        
HCR 31 was engrossed, signed by the Speaker and Chief Clerk, and                                                                
transmitted to the Senate for consideration.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
HB 333                                                                                                                        
CSHB 333(CRA) am was engrossed, signed by the Speaker and Chief                                                                 
Clerk, and transmitted to the Senate for consideration.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                

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HB 399                                                                                                                        
CSHB 399(FIN) was engrossed, signed by the Speaker and Chief                                                                    
Clerk, and transmitted to the Senate for consideration.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
SB 4                                                                                                                          
HCS CSSSSB 4(RLS) was engrossed, signed by the Speaker and                                                                      
Chief Clerk, and transmitted to the Senate for consideration.                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
SB 37                                                                                                                         
HCS CSSB 37(RLS) am H was engrossed, signed by the Speaker and                                                                  
Chief Clerk, and transmitted to the Senate for consideration.                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
                             ANNOUNCEMENTS                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
With appointment of the Conference Committee on the operating                                                                   
budget, Rule 23(d) of the Uniform Rules is in effect as of April 13.                                                            
                                                                                                                                
House committee schedules are published under separate cover.                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
                              ADJOURNMENT                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Representative Stutes moved and asked unanimous consent that the                                                                
House adjourn until 10:30 a.m., April 25.  There being no objection,                                                            
the House adjourned at 12:57 p.m.                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
                                            Crystaline Jones                                                                    
                                            Chief Clerk