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2018-03-23 Senate Journal

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2018-03-23                     Senate Journal                      Page 2353
SB 196                                                                                                                        
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 196(FIN) "An Act relating to an                                                                          
appropriation limit; relating to the budget responsibilities of the                                                             
governor; and providing for an effective date" was read the third time.                                                         
                                                                                                                                

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Senator Begich moved and asked unanimous consent the bill be                                                                    
returned to second reading for the purpose of a specific amendment,                                                             
that being Amendment No. 1. Without objection, the bill was returned                                                            
to second reading.                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Senator Begich offered Amendment No. 1:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
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          Delete "$4,100,000,000"                                                                                               
          Insert "$2,900,000,000"                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
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          Delete "or"                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, line 15, following "law":                                                                                               
          Insert "; or                                                                                                          
                             (6)  for the state public primary through                                                          
          secondary school program"                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
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          Delete "$4,100,000,000"                                                                                               
          Insert "$2,900,000,000"                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Senator Begich moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 1. Senator                                                               
Micciche objected.                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 1 be adopted?" The roll                                                                
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSSB 196(FIN)                                                                                                                   
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 1?                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  5   NAYS:  13   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  1                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Begich, Egan, Gardner, Olson, Wielechowski                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Bishop, Coghill, Giessel, Hughes, Kelly, MacKinnon, Meyer,                                                               
Micciche, Shower, Stedman, Stevens, von Imhof, Wilson                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Costello                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Hoffman                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 1 failed.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                

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CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 196 (FIN) was automatically in third                                                                     
reading.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Senator Micciche moved the bill be returned to second reading for the                                                           
purpose of all amendments offered today. Without objection, the bill                                                            
was returned to second reading.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Senator Begich offered Amendment No. 2:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
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          Following "in":                                                                                                       
                   Insert "population and"                                                                                      
          Following "indices.":                                                                                                 
                   Insert "The determination of the change in population                                                        
          for purposes of this subsection shall be based on an annual                                                           
          estimate of population by the Department of Labor and                                                                 
          Workforce Development."                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Senator Begich moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 2. Senator                                                               
MacKinnon objected.                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 2 be adopted?" The roll                                                                
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSSB 196(FIN)                                                                                                                   
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 2?                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  5   NAYS:  14   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Begich, Egan, Gardner, Olson, Wielechowski                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Bishop, Coghill, Giessel, Hoffman, Hughes, Kelly,                                                                        
MacKinnon, Meyer, Micciche, Shower, Stedman, Stevens, von Imhof,                                                                
Wilson                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Costello                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 2 failed.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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Senator Gardner offered Amendment No. 3:                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
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          Delete "or"                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, line 15, following "law":                                                                                               
          Insert "; or                                                                                                          
                             (6) for senior programs"                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Senator Gardner moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 3.                                                                      
Senator Micciche objected.                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 3 be adopted?" The roll                                                                
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSSB 196(FIN)                                                                                                                   
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 3?                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  6   NAYS:  13   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Begich, Bishop, Egan, Gardner, Olson, Wielechowski                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Coghill, Giessel, Hoffman, Hughes, Kelly, MacKinnon, Meyer,                                                              
Micciche, Shower, Stedman, Stevens, von Imhof, Wilson                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Costello                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 3 failed.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski offered Amendment No. 4:                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
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  Delete "or"                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Page 2, line 15, following "law":                                                                                               
  Insert "; or                                                                                                                  
       (6) to meet public safety needs"                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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Page 2, following line 18:                                                                                                      
  Insert a new paragraph to read:                                                                                               
       "(3)  "public safety" includes emergency disaster services, fire                                                         
  protection, law enforcement, the village public safety officer                                                                
  program, the Council on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault, and                                                             
  the criminal and juvenile justice system."                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following paragraph accordingly.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 4.                                                                 
Senator Micciche objected.                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 4 be adopted?" The roll                                                                
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSSB 196(FIN)                                                                                                                   
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 4?                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  5   NAYS:  14   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Begich, Egan, Gardner, Olson, Wielechowski                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Bishop, Coghill, Giessel, Hoffman, Hughes, Kelly,                                                                        
MacKinnon, Meyer, Micciche, Shower, Stedman, Stevens, von Imhof,                                                                
Wilson                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Costello                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 4 failed.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 5 was not offered.                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski offered Amendment No. 6:                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
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          Delete all material and insert:                                                                                       
                             "(3)  required to pay principal or interest on                                                     
          general obligation bond debt of the state;"                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 6.                                                                 
Senator Micciche objected.                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                

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The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 6 be adopted?" The roll                                                                
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSSB 196(FIN)                                                                                                                   
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 6?                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  8   NAYS:  10   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  1                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Begich, Egan, Gardner, Hughes, Olson, Shower, Wielechowski,                                                              
Wilson                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Coghill, Giessel, Hoffman, Kelly, MacKinnon, Meyer,                                                                      
Micciche, Stedman, Stevens, von Imhof                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Costello                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Absent:  Bishop                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 6 failed.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski offered Amendment No. 7:                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
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          Insert a new subsection to read:                                                                                      
                   (c)  If, in an effort to meet the appropriation limit in                                                     
          (a) of this section, the legislature mandates a new program or                                                        
          higher level of service on a municipality, the legislature shall                                                      
          provide a grant to reimburse the municipality for the costs of                                                        
          the program or increased level of service.                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Reletter the following subsection accordingly.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 7.                                                                 
Senator MacKinnon objected.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 7 be adopted?" The roll                                                                
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
CSSB 196(FIN)                                                                                                                   
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 7?                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  5   NAYS:  14   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                

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Yeas:  Begich, Egan, Gardner, Olson, Wielechowski                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Bishop, Coghill, Giessel, Hoffman, Hughes, Kelly,                                                                        
MacKinnon, Meyer, Micciche, Shower, Stedman, Stevens, von Imhof,                                                                
Wilson                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Costello                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 7 failed.