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2020-03-23 Senate Journal

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2020-03-23                     Senate Journal                      Page 2210
HB 205                                                                                                                        
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 205(FIN) "An Act                                                                            
making appropriations for the operating and loan program expenses of                                                            
state government and for certain programs; capitalizing funds; making                                                           
capital appropriations, supplemental appropriations, and                                                                        
reappropriations; making appropriations under art. IX, sec. 17(c),                                                              
Constitution of the State of Alaska, from the constitutional budget                                                             
reserve fund; and providing for an effective date" was read the third                                                           
time.                                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Senator Hoffman moved the bill be returned to second reading for all                                                            
amendments offered today. Without objection, the bill was returned to                                                           
second reading.                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Senators Wilson, Wielechowski, Olson, Shower, Hughes, Kawasaki                                                                  
offered Amendment No. 1:                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
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"* Sec. 10. SUPPLEMENTAL DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE.                                                                               
The amount necessary for payment of $1,300 to each eligible                                                                     
individual who received a 2019 permanent fund dividend is                                                                       
appropriated from the earnings reserve account (AS 37.13.145) to the                                                            
Department of Revenue for payment of a $1,300 economic stimulus                                                                 
payment to each eligible individual who received a 2019 permanent                                                               
fund dividend, and for administrative and associated costs, for the                                                             
fiscal year ending June 30, 2020. It is the intent of the legislature that                                                      
the economic stimulus payments made under this section occur on the                                                             
effective date of this section or immediately thereafter."                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
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     Delete "secs. 22(a), (b), (d), and (e), 23(c) and (d), 31, 34(b) and                                                       
(c), 36, 37, and 39(a) - (c)"                                                                                                   
     Insert "secs. 23(a), (b), (d), and (e), 24(c) and (d), 32, 35(b) and                                                       
(c), 37, 38, and 40(a) - (c)"                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
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     Delete "Sections 7 - 10, 11(a), (b), and (d), 12 - 14, 16, 17, 24(e),                                                      
25(b), 28(e) and (f), 31, 35(d), and 37(l)"                                                                                     
     Insert "Sections 7 - 9, 11, 12(a), (b), and (d), 13 - 15, 17, 18, 25(e),                                                   
26(b), 29(e) and (f), 32, 36(d), and 38(l)"                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
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Senator Wilson moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 1. Senator                                                               
Stedman objected.                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Senator Reinbold moved and asked unanimous consent to be shown as                                                               
a cosponsor on Amendment No. 1. Without objection, it was so                                                                    
ordered.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Senator Hughes moved and asked unanimous consent Senator Costello                                                               
be shown as a cosponsor on Amendment No. 1. President Giessel                                                                   
ruled the motion out of order.                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 1 be adopted?" The roll                                                                
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSHB 205(FIN)                                                                                                               
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 1?                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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YEAS:  9   NAYS:  10   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Begich, Gray-Jackson, Hughes, Kawasaki, Olson, Reinbold,                                                                 
Shower, Wielechowski, Wilson                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Bishop, Coghill, Giessel, Hoffman, Kiehl, Micciche, Revak,                                                               
Stedman, Stevens, von Imhof                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Costello                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 1 failed.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Senators Wilson, Stedman, Micciche, Giessel offered Amendment                                                                   
No. 2:                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
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         "APPROPRIATION     OTHER                                                                                               
            ITEMS       FUNDS                                                                                                   
Snowmobile Trail Development Program  250,000    250,000"                                                                       
 and Grants (HD 1-40)                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
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 "FUNDING SOURCE        AMOUNT                                                                                                  
 1195  Snow Machine Registration Receipts      250,000"                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wilson moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 2. Without                                                               
objection, Amendment No. 2 was adopted.                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wilson offered Amendment No. 3:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
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 "It is the intent of the legislature that the University of Alaska                                                             
charge not more than 17.5 percent for indirect costs to the Future                                                              
Farmers of America under funding agreements between the University                                                              
of Alaska and the Future Farmers of America."                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wilson moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 3. Senator                                                               
Stedman objected.                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                

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The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 3 be adopted?" The roll                                                                
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSHB 205(FIN) am S                                                                                                          
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 3?                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  10   NAYS:  9   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Begich, Gray-Jackson, Hughes, Kiehl, Micciche, Reinbold,                                                                 
Revak, Shower, Stevens, Wilson                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Bishop, Coghill, Giessel, Hoffman, Kawasaki, Olson, Stedman,                                                             
von Imhof, Wielechowski                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Costello                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 3 was adopted                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Senators Reinbold, Shower offered Amendment No. 4:                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
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     "(d)  The amount authorized under AS 37.13.145(b) for transfer                                                             
by the Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation on June 30, 2020,                                                                      
estimated to be $2,005,100,000, is appropriated from the earnings                                                               
reserve account (AS 37.13.145) to the dividend fund                                                                             
(AS 43.23.045(a)) for the payment of permanent fund dividends and                                                               
for administrative and associated costs for the fiscal year ending                                                              
June 30, 2021."                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Senator Reinbold moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 4.                                                                     
Senator Stedman objected.                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 4 be adopted?" The roll                                                                
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSHB 205(FIN) am S                                                                                                          
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 4?                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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YEAS:  7   NAYS:  12   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Hughes, Kawasaki, Olson, Reinbold, Shower, Wielechowski,                                                                 
Wilson                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Begich, Bishop, Coghill, Giessel, Gray-Jackson, Hoffman,                                                                 
Kiehl, Micciche, Revak, Stedman, Stevens, von Imhof                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Costello                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 4 failed.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wilson called the Senate. The call was satisfied.                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Senators Reinbold, Shower offered Amendment No. 5:                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
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"It is the intent of the legislature to extend the benefits of the United                                                       
States Supreme Court's Janus v. AFSCME decision to all public                                                                   
employees in collective bargaining agreements, equally, in order to                                                             
protect their constitutional rights."                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Senator Reinbold moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 5.                                                                     
Senator Begich objected.                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski moved and asked unanimous consent to abstain                                                               
from voting due to a conflict of interest. Senator Begich objected and                                                          
Senator Wielechowski was required to vote.                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Senator Begich moved and asked unanimous consent to abstain from                                                                
voting due to a conflict of interest. Senator Hoffman objected and                                                              
Senator Begich was required to vote.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Senator Kiehl moved and asked unanimous consent to abstain from                                                                 
voting due to a conflict of interest. Objections were heard and Senator                                                         
Kiehl was required to vote.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 5 be adopted?" The roll                                                                
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSHB 205(FIN) am S                                                                                                          
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 5?                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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YEAS:  4   NAYS:  15   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Hughes, Reinbold, Shower, Wilson                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Begich, Bishop, Coghill, Giessel, Gray-Jackson, Hoffman,                                                                 
Kawasaki, Kiehl, Micciche, Olson, Revak, Stedman, Stevens,                                                                      
von Imhof, Wielechowski                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Costello                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 5 failed.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Senator Shower offered Amendment No. 6:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
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"* Sec. 10. SUPPLEMENTAL DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE.                                                                               
The amount necessary for payment of $1,000 to each eligible                                                                     
individual who received a 2019 permanent fund dividend is                                                                       
appropriated from the earnings reserve account (AS 37.13.145) to the                                                            
Department of Revenue for payment of a $1,000 economic stimulus                                                                 
payment to each eligible individual who received a 2019 permanent                                                               
fund dividend, and for administrative and associated costs, for the                                                             
fiscal year ending June 30, 2020. It is the intent of the legislature that                                                      
the economic stimulus payments made under this section occur on the                                                             
effective date of this section or immediately thereafter."                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
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     Delete "sec. 36(r)"                                                                                                        
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     Delete "sec. 26"                                                                                                           
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     Delete "secs. 22(a), (b), (d), and (e), 23(c) and (d), 31, 34(b) and                                                       
(c), 36, 37, and 39(a) - (c)"                                                                                                   
     Insert "secs. 23(a), (b), (d), and (e), 24(c) and (d), 32, 35(b) and                                                       
(c), 37, 38, and 40(a) - (c)"                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                

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     Delete "Sections 7 - 10, 11(a), (b), and (d), 12 - 14, 16, 17, 24(e),                                                      
25(b), 28(e) and (f), 31, 35(d), and 37(l)"                                                                                     
     Insert "Sections 7 - 9, 11, 12(a), (b), and (d), 13 - 15, 17, 18, 25(e),                                                   
26(b), 29(e) and (f), 32, 36(d), and 38(l)"                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
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     Delete "secs. 46 and 47"                                                                                                   
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Senator Shower moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 6.                                                                       
Objections were heard.                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Senator Micciche moved for the adoption of the following amendment                                                              
to Amendment No. 6:                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
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Renumber accordingly.                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Objections were heard.                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall the amendment to Amendment No. 6 be                                                                  
adopted?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSHB 205(FIN) am S                                                                                                          
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment to Amendment No. 6?                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                

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YEAS:  2   NAYS:  17   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Kiehl, Micciche                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Begich, Bishop, Coghill, Giessel, Gray-Jackson, Hoffman,                                                                 
Hughes, Kawasaki, Olson, Reinbold, Revak, Shower, Stedman,                                                                      
Stevens, von Imhof, Wielechowski, Wilson                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Costello                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
and so, the amendment to Amendment No. 6 failed.                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 6 be adopted?" The roll                                                                
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSHB 205(FIN) am S                                                                                                          
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 6?                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  12   NAYS:  7   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Begich, Gray-Jackson, Hughes, Kawasaki, Micciche, Olson,                                                                 
Reinbold, Revak, Shower, von Imhof, Wielechowski, Wilson                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Bishop, Coghill, Giessel, Hoffman, Kiehl, Stedman, Stevens                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Excused:  Costello                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 6 was adopted.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Senator Shower offered Amendment No. 7:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
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     "(b)  It is the intent of the legislature that each executive branch                                                       
agency and department restrict expenditure of the appropriations made                                                           
in this Act for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2021, by 20 percent                                                             
through December 31, 2020. It is the intent of the legislature that, after                                                      
December 31, 2020, the legislature, in consultation with the Office of                                                          
the Governor, the Office of Management and Budget, and the                                                                      
Legislative Finance Division, determine whether the 20 percent                                                                  
restriction of expenditures should continue through the remainder of                                                            
the fiscal year ending June 30, 2021."                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                

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Senator Shower moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 7.                                                                       
Objections were heard.