Legislature(2015 - 2016)GRUENBERG 120

04/06/2016 01:00 PM JUDICIARY

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* first hearing in first committee of referral
+ teleconferenced
= bill was previously heard/scheduled
-- Delayed to 1:15 p.m. Today--
+ HB 308 CHILD SAFETY SEAT INSTALLATION LIABILITY TELECONFERENCED
Moved HB 308 Out of Committee
-- Public & Invited Testimony --
+ Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled TELECONFERENCED
+= HB 147 ANIMALS: PROTECTION/RELEASE/CUSTODY TELECONFERENCED
Moved CSHB 147(JUD) Out of Committee
+= HB 205 CRIMINAL LAW/PROCEDURE; DRIV LIC; PUB AID TELECONFERENCED
Heard & Held
           HB 147-ANIMALS: PROTECTION/RELEASE/CUSTODY                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
1:42:43 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
CHAIR LEDOUX  announced that the  next order of business  would be                                                              
HOUSE  BILL NO.  147, "An  Act relating  to  the investigation  of                                                              
cruelty  to  animals  complaints;   relating  to  the  seizure  of                                                              
animals; relating  to the  destruction of  animals; relating  to a                                                              
bond  or security  posted for  the costs  of care  for an  animal;                                                              
relating to the  inclusion of an animal in a protective  order and                                                              
the crimes  and arrests for  violating that protective  order; and                                                              
relating  to   the  ownership  of   an  animal  upon   divorce  or                                                              
dissolution of marriage."                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
1:45:09 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
REPRESENTATIVE  KELLER  moved  to  adopt  CSHB  147,  Version  29-                                                              
LS0302\C, Wallace,  4/4/16, as the working document.   There being                                                              
no objection, Version C was before the committee.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
1:45:43 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
NICOLI  BAILEY,   Staff,  Former  Representative   Max  Gruenberg,                                                              
Alaska State Legislature, was available to present the bill.                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
1:45:58 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
LIZ VAZQUEZ,  Alaska State  Legislature,  was available to  answer                                                              
questions.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
1:46:29 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
MS. BAILEY  referred to  the 4/6/16  Memorandum directed  to Chair                                                              
LeDoux  from Megan  Wallace,  noting  several changes,  and  asked                                                              
whether the  committee would  like her to  read the  document into                                                              
the record.   She said, "As my  former boss was often  want to do,                                                              
and Representative  Vazquez  was part of  it, we  did quite  a few                                                              
incarnations of  this bill.   And when  he passed there  were five                                                              
amendments  that he was  going to  add to the  bill and  they have                                                              
now been incorporated in this new CS, from what I understand."                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
CHAIR LEDOUX  pointed out the explanation  of changes is  in front                                                              
of  the committee  and she  did not  believe it  was necessary  to                                                              
read it into the record.                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
1:47:53 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
The committee took an at-ease from 1:47 to 1:48 p.m.                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
1:49:02 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
REPRESENTATIVE VAZQUEZ  offered, "That  while this has  been named                                                              
the  'pet bill'  for  the  record it  was  the passion  of  former                                                              
Representative  Gruenberg."    She   pointed  to  "serious  fiscal                                                              
issues  that this  bill brings  forth," including:  correspondence                                                              
from  the  Municipality  of Anchorage  advising  that  its  animal                                                              
control spent over  $100,000 during the years 2009-2011  in caring                                                              
for  animals seized  due  to neglect  or  cruelty.   The  domestic                                                              
violence  provisions   and  divorce  and  dissolution   provisions                                                              
provide  judges  with tools  that  will avoid  lengthy  litigation                                                              
among the  parties, will save time  and money for  private parties                                                              
litigating, and for the Alaska Court System.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
1:50:33 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
REPRESENTATIVE  KELLER  moved  to  report CSHB  147,  Version  29-                                                              
LS0302\C,  Wallace,  4/4/16,  out  of  committee  with  individual                                                              
recommendations  and the accompanying  fiscal notes.   There being                                                              
no  objection, CSHB  147(JUD) passed  out of  the House  Judiciary                                                              
Standing Committee.                                                                                                             

Document Name Date/Time Subjects
HB308 Sectional Analysis.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 308
HB308 Supporting Document Letter from Safe Kids Worldwide Anthony Green.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 308
HB308 Supporting Document-Letter from Terri Nelson.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 308
HB308 Sponsor Statement.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 308
HB308 Supporting Documents-Article Safe Kids Maine3-17-2016.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 308
HB308 Supporting Documents-Article-ADN-1-12-16.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 308
HB308 Supporting Documents-Article-NBC-KARE11-6-25-2014.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 308
HB308 Supporting Documents-Letter from Amanda Seethaler.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 308
HB308 Supporting Documents-Letter from Amanda Ferrara 3-3-16.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 308
HB308 Supporting Documents-Letter from Andrea Konik 3-7-16.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 308
HB308 Supporting Documents-Letter from Beth Schuerman 3-2-16.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 308
HB308 Supporting Documents-Letter from Hilario Alva 3-2-16.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 308
HB308 Supporting Documents-Letter from Gwendolynne Teutsch 3-2-16.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 308
HB308 Supporting Documents-Letter from Jared Stiglich-3-2-16.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 308
HB308 Supporting Documents-Letter from Jane Fellman 3-7-16.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 308
HB308 Supporting Documents-Letter from June May-3-3-16.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 308
HB308 Supporting Documents-Letter from Landon Forth 3-2-2016.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 308
HB308 Supporting Documents-Letter from Lori Tyler 3-3-16.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 308
HB308 Supporting Documents-Letter from Marialourdes Apilado 3-3-16.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 308
HB308 Supporting Documents-Letter from Sara Penisten 3-7-16.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 308
HB308 ver A.PDF HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 308
HB308 Supporting Documents-FAQs AK Technician Immunity.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 308
HB308 Fiscal Note-LAW-CIV-03-25-16.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 308
HB 147 - CS ver C - 04.04.16.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 147
HB 147 - Support Letter - National Link Coalition.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 147
Amendment 1.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 205
Amendment 2.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 205
Amendment 3.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 205
Amendment 4.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 205
Amendment 5.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 205
Amendment 6.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 205
Amendment 7.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 205
Amendment 8.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 205
Amendment 9.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 205
Amendment 10.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 205
Amendment 11.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 205
Amendment 12.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 205
Amendment 13.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 205
Amendment 14.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 205
Amendment 15.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 205
Amendment 16.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 205
Amendment 17.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 205
Amendment 18.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 205
Amendment 19.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 205
Amendment 20.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 205
Amendment 21.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 205
Amendment 22.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 205
Amendment 23.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 205
Amendment 24.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 205
Amendment 25.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 205
Amendment 26.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 205
Amendment 27.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 205
Amendment 28.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 205
Amendment 29.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 205
HB 147 - Sectional Summary Comparison - Ver U to Ver C.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 147
Amendment 10 - Fixed.pdf HJUD 4/6/2016 1:00:00 PM
HB 205