Legislature(2019 - 2020)SENATE FINANCE 532

03/17/2020 01:00 PM FINANCE

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* first hearing in first committee of referral
+ teleconferenced
= bill was previously heard/scheduled
+ Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled: TELECONFERENCED
+= HB 234 APPROP:SUPP; REAPPROP; CAP; AMEND; CBR TELECONFERENCED
Moved SCS CSHB 234(FIN) Out of Committee
+= SB 134 MEDICAID COVERAGE OF LIC. COUNSELORS TELECONFERENCED
Moved SB 134 Out of Committee
+= SB 172 EXTENDING THE STATE MEDICAL BOARD TELECONFERENCED
Moved CSSB 172(L&C) Out of Committee
                 SENATE FINANCE COMMITTEE                                                                                       
                      March 17, 2020                                                                                            
                         3:03 p.m.                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
3:03:17 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
CALL TO ORDER                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Co-Chair Stedman called the Senate Finance Committee                                                                            
meeting to order at 3:03 p.m.                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
MEMBERS PRESENT                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Senator Natasha von Imhof, Co-Chair                                                                                             
Senator Bert Stedman, Co-Chair                                                                                                  
Senator Click Bishop                                                                                                            
Senator Lyman Hoffman                                                                                                           
Senator Donny Olson                                                                                                             
Senator Bill Wielechowski                                                                                                       
Senator David Wilson                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
MEMBERS ABSENT                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
None                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
ALSO PRESENT                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Pete Ecklund, Staff, Senator Bert Stedman; Neil Steininger,                                                                     
Director, Office of Management and Budget, Office of the                                                                        
Governor.                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
PRESENT VIA TELECONFERENCE                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Sana Efird, Assistant Commissioner, Department of Health                                                                        
and Social Services                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
SUMMARY                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
SB 134    MEDICAID COVERAGE OF LIC. COUNSELORS                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
          SB 134 was REPORTED out of committee with a "do                                                                       
          pass" recommendation and with one previously                                                                          
         published fiscal impact note: FN 1(DHS).                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
SB 172    EXTENDING THE STATE MEDICAL BOARD                                                                                     
          CSSB 172(L&C)  was REPORTED out of  committee with                                                                    
          a  "do  pass"  recommendation  and  with  one  new                                                                    
          fiscal   impact  note   from  the   Department  of                                                                    
          Commerce, Community and Economic Development.                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
CSHB 234(FIN)                                                                                                                   
          APPROP:SUPP; REAPPROP; CAP; AMEND; CBR                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
          SCS CSHB 234(FIN) was REPORTED out of committee                                                                       
          with a "do pass" recommendation.                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
SENATE BILL NO. 134                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
     "An Act relating to medical assistance reimbursement                                                                       
     for the services of licensed professional counselors;                                                                      
     and providing for an effective date."                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
3:03:42 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Co-Chair von Imhof  MOVED to report SB 134  out of Committee                                                                    
with individual recommendations  and the accompanying fiscal                                                                    
note.                                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
SB  134 was  REPORTED  out  of committee  with  a "do  pass"                                                                    
recommendation  and  with  one previously  published  fiscal                                                                    
impact note: FN 1(DHS).                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
SENATE BILL NO. 172                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
     "An Act extending the termination date of the State                                                                        
     Medical Board; and providing for an effective date."                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
3:04:29 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski  MOVED to  report CSSB 172(L&C)  out of                                                                    
Committee   with   individual    recommendations   and   the                                                                    
accompanying fiscal note.                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
CSSB  172(L&C) was  REPORTED  out of  committee  with a  "do                                                                    
pass"  recommendation and  with one  new fiscal  impact note                                                                    
from  the Department  of  Commerce,  Community and  Economic                                                                    
Development.                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 234(FIN)                                                                                                
     "An    Act    making    supplemental    appropriations,                                                                    
     reappropriations,  and  other appropriations;  amending                                                                    
     appropriations;     capitalizing      funds;     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."                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
3:05:22 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Co-Chair  Stedman relayed  that  public  testimony had  been                                                                    
taken on the bill on March 20, 2020.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Co-Chair  von  Imhof  MOVED   to  ADOPT  proposed  committee                                                                    
substitute    for   CSHB    234(FIN),    Work   Draft    31-                                                                    
GH2200(Caouette, 3/17/20).                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Co-Chair Stedman OBJECTED for discussion.                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
3:06:11 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
PETE ECKLUND, STAFF,  SENATOR BERT STEDMAN, spoke  to the CS                                                                    
Version E.  He referenced  a two-page report  entitle Multi-                                                                    
year Agency  Summary -  FY 2021  Senate Structure"  (copy on                                                                    
file).  He drew  attention to  Colum  9 of  report A,  which                                                                    
showed the  total UGF  in bill  version E  was approximately                                                                    
$360  million. He  turned to  Report  B, which  was an   all                                                                    
funds  report,  Column 9 reflected  a total of  $612 million                                                                    
in all funds contained in version E.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Mr. Ecklund spoke to the changes  from the bill sent over by                                                                    
the  other body.  He noted  that a  title change  resolution                                                                    
would  accompany  the   bill  to  the  floor   as  the  word                                                                    
 reappropriation   had been  removed from  the title  of the                                                                    
current bill  version. He pointed  to Page 3, line  9, which                                                                    
showed an  increase in  Medicaid by $14  million in  UGF and                                                                    
$17 million in  federal funds. He drew attention  to Page 8,                                                                    
lines 14  and 15,  which reflected a  $150,000 grant  to the                                                                    
Alaska Municipal League for  rural RealID implementation. He                                                                    
continued to  Line 23, and  24, which showed $900,000  for a                                                                    
Mass  Notification  System  at  JBER, which  used  to  be  a                                                                    
reappropriation,  was  removed,  and  now  appeared  in  the                                                                    
numbers  section  of the  bill.  He  continued to  a  dollar                                                                    
amount  correction  on Page  9;  $398,400  for an  Automatic                                                                    
Dependent  Surveillance Broadcast  System for  DPS Aircraft.                                                                    
He continued  to Line 8,  through 10, which  showed $520,285                                                                    
for  the  AHFC  Cold  Climate Housing  Research  Center.  He                                                                    
turned  to Page  12 of  the bill,  line 10,  which reflected                                                                    
amended intent language pertaining  to inflation proofing of                                                                    
the Alaska permanent fund, from eight fiscal years to four.                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
3:10:26 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Mr.  Ecklund addressed  Section 8  on page  12, which  was a                                                                    
request  that  had  come  from   the  executive  branch  the                                                                    
previous  evening.  The funds  were  referred  to as  "Ocean                                                                    
Ranger"  funds  and  would  be   given  as  grants  to  port                                                                    
communities to respond to the Covid-19 outbreak.                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Mr.  Ecklund spoke  to  a  change on  Page  13, section  10,                                                                    
lines5,  through  12.  Another emergency  request  from  the                                                                    
executive branch:                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
     *Section 10. DEPARTMENT OF  HEALTH and SOCIAL SERVICES.                                                                  
     (a)  The   amount  necessary  to  cover   the  cost  of                                                                    
     responding  to and  mitigating the  risk of  a COVID-19                                                                    
     outbreak in  the state, not  to exceed  $15,000,000, is                                                                    
     appropriated from  the general  fund to  the Department                                                                    
     of  Health  and  Social Services,  division  of  public                                                                    
     health, emergency program, for  the fiscal years ending                                                                    
     in June 30,2020, and June 30, 2021.                                                                                        
          (b) The amount of federal receipts received                                                                           
     during  the  fiscal  year ending  June  30,  2020,  for                                                                    
     Medicaid services, estimated to  be $0, is appropriated                                                                    
     to  the  Department  of  Health  and  Social  Services,                                                                    
     Medicaid services, for the fiscal  year ending June 30,                                                                    
     2020.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Mr. Ecklund  said that this  was open ended  federal receipt                                                                    
authority for  DHSS to receive  and expend fund  coming from                                                                    
the federal government.                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Mr. Ecklund addressed a change on  page 14, lines 24 and 25;                                                                    
which was a $30 million  to the Community Assistance Fund in                                                                    
FY 20. He  recalled that in the current fiscal  year the $30                                                                    
million capitalization  appropriation to  the fund  had been                                                                    
zeroed out, this  change would provide a  $30 million payout                                                                    
in  FY21.   He  referenced  a  report   entitled  "Community                                                                    
Assistance Payment Comparison -  $20 million to $30 million"                                                                    
(copy on file).                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
3:13:22 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Mr. Ecklund  addressed changes  on page 15  of the  bill, in                                                                    
the CBR sections:                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
     *Section  19. CONSTITUTIONAL  BUDGET RESERVE  FUND. (a)                                                                  
     Deposits in  the budget reserve fund  (art. IX, sec.17,                                                                    
     Constitution  of the  State of  Alaska) for  the fiscal                                                                    
     year 2020 that  are made from subfunds  and accounts of                                                                    
     the  operating general  fund by  operation of  art. IX,                                                                    
     sec.17(d),  Constitution of  the  State  of Alaska,  to                                                                    
     repay appropriations  from the budget reserve  fund are                                                                    
     appropriated  from  the  budget  reserve  fund  to  the                                                                    
     subfunds  and  accounts  from which  those  funds  were                                                                    
     transferred.                                                                                                               
          (b) If, after the appropriations made in secs.                                                                        
     17(b)  and  (c),  ch.1, SSSLA  2019,  the  unrestricted                                                                    
     state  revenue available  for  appropriation in  fiscal                                                                    
     year  2020 is  insufficient to  cover the  general fund                                                                    
     appropriations  that take  effect in  fiscal year  2020                                                                    
     that are  made in  this Act, as  passed by  the Thirty-                                                                    
     First Alaska  State Legislature  in the  Second Regular                                                                    
     Session and  enacted into law, the  amount necessary to                                                                    
     balance  revenue and  general fund  appropriations that                                                                    
     take effect in  fiscal year 2020 that are  made in this                                                                    
     Act,  as  passed  by   the  Thirty-First  Alaska  State                                                                    
     Legislature in  the Second Regular Session  and enacted                                                                    
     into law, is appropriated to  the general fund from the                                                                    
     budget reserve  fund (art. IX, sec.17,  Constitution of                                                                    
     the State of Alaska).                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Mr.  Ecklund  explained that  of  the  $360 million  in  UGF                                                                    
contained in the bill, $250  million would apply to what had                                                                    
already  been   authorized,  the   CBR  vote   described  in                                                                    
subsection (b) would authorize the  expenditure of the total                                                                    
UGF funds.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
3:14:59 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Co-Chair  Stedman recalled  that  some of  the headroom  had                                                                    
been used in the mental  health budget bill, and thought the                                                                    
amount  was  reduced  to  $246  million,  rather  than  $250                                                                    
million.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
Mr. Ecklund concurred.                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Mr. Ecklund  pointed to contingency language  that said that                                                                    
for  the  CBR section  to  take  effect, the  reverse  sweep                                                                    
section of the bill must be enacted.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Co-Chair  Stedman WITHDREW  his  OBJECTION.  There being  NO                                                                    
further OBJECTION, it was so ordered.                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Co-Chair Stedman requested invited testifiers to the table.                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
3:16:47 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
NEIL STEININGER, DIRECTOR, OFFICE  OF MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET,                                                                    
OFFICE OF  THE GOVERNOR,  relayed that  his office  had sent                                                                    
over  amendments  the  previous  day, three  of  which  were                                                                    
related  to the  COVID-19 virus,  and included  $8.5 million                                                                    
for  the response  efforts for  communities impacted  by the                                                                    
stifled cruise ship  industry, and who relied  on the cruise                                                                    
ship head  tax. He  detailed $15  million was  additional to                                                                    
the  $4 million  appropriated  in the  mental health  budget                                                                    
bill,  to  address  response  activities  being  coordinated                                                                    
through  the DHSS  Emergency Program  section. There  was an                                                                    
indeterminate  amount  of  federal receipts  and  open-ended                                                                    
federal appropriation for Medicaid  services within DHSS. He                                                                    
reiterated that  there was currently  a bill at  the federal                                                                    
level  that  would  address  federal  participation  in  the                                                                    
Medicaid  program.   The  final amendment  was  to add  some                                                                    
additional  Judgements  and  Settlements that  had  come  in                                                                    
since  the administration  last introduced  the supplemental                                                                    
budget.                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
3:18:40 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Co-Chair Stedman  asked whether Mr. Steininger  could give a                                                                    
breakdown  of the  $15 million  for public  health emergency                                                                    
programs.                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Mr. Steininger  detailed that $2.5  million was  for housing                                                                    
of individuals  under quarantine, who were  otherwise unable                                                                    
to house  themselves; the homeless, displaced  tourists, and                                                                    
those that had at-risk individuals  in their homes that they                                                                    
could  not  house  with directly.  He  continued  that  $3.5                                                                    
million  was  for  transportation  services,  for  accessing                                                                    
housing and medical  transport; Medivac, military transport,                                                                    
or  charter  flights  for  rural  areas  were  included.  He                                                                    
furthered  that  there  was $5.5  million  for  medical  and                                                                    
personal protective equipment (PPE)  to be supplied to first                                                                    
responders and health care providers.  He said that $500,000                                                                    
was   related  to   communications   and  public   messaging                                                                    
pertaining to  public safety and  public health.  He relayed                                                                    
that  $1.5 million  for the  state epidemiology  lab for  IT                                                                    
systems  related  to  testing,  and  $1.5  million  for  lab                                                                    
support  emergency operations  as well  as staff  in 24-hour                                                                    
facilities.  He  noted that  many  of  the allocations  were                                                                    
subject to change  as the Covid-19 pandemic  unfolded in the                                                                    
state.                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
3:20:49 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Co-Chair Stedman agreed that  the administration should have                                                                    
the  ability  to  respond  to  the  changing  situation.  He                                                                    
queried  the distribution  of  the  $8.5 million  previously                                                                    
mentioned.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Mr.  Steininger explained  that  the $8.5  million would  go                                                                    
through the  Department of Commerce, Community  and Economic                                                                    
Development, and  as funds were  coming through  cruise ship                                                                    
head taxes  they needed  to be  related to  where passengers                                                                    
landed   and  to   services  related   to  passengers.   The                                                                    
administration  proposed  to   distribute  the  funds  where                                                                    
passengers would have landed in coastal communities.                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Co-Chair Stedman  asked about the  eventuality of  no cruise                                                                    
ships.                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Mr.  Steininger stated  that the  distribution was  based on                                                                    
anticipated cruise  ships, and  if there  were no  ships the                                                                    
funds could  be for communities  to prepare for  the arrival                                                                    
of future  ships and help  communities mitigate the  risk of                                                                    
large influxes of people.                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
3:23:10 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Senator  Wilson asked  whether the  funds  would go  towards                                                                    
emergency preparedness.                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Mr. Steininger  stated that  the administration  proposed to                                                                    
send  the  grant  to communities  and  let  the  communities                                                                    
decide which  area of  the community was  in the  most need.                                                                    
Some areas  might use  the funds  for hospitals,  some towns                                                                    
had very  few public restrooms  or places to wash  hands. He                                                                    
added that the  spend should fit within  the requirements of                                                                    
the use of commercial passenger head tax money.                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Co-Chair  Stedman  interjected  that the  requirements  were                                                                    
tightly  defined,  and  any flexibility  would  need  to  be                                                                    
worked out with the cruise ship industry.                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
3:24:42 PM                                                                                                                    
Senator  Wilson  asked  about the  $2  million  for  housing                                                                    
individuals.  He asked  if  the funds  were  going toward  a                                                                    
statewide approach and  if there would be  buying or renting                                                                    
of facilities.                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Mr.  Steininger stated  that a  variety  of approaches  were                                                                    
being considered.                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
3:25:56 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Co-Chair  von Imhof  asked how  communities could  apply for                                                                    
the funds  for housing. She  noted that the  Anchorage mayor                                                                    
had  discussed  using the  Sullivan  Arena  as an  idea  for                                                                    
housing  people experiencing  homelessness. She  queried the                                                                    
application process for the funds.                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Mr. Steininger deferred the question to DHSS.                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
3:27:16 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
SANA  EFIRD, ASSISTANT  COMMISSIONER,  DEPARTMENT OF  HEALTH                                                                    
AND SOCIAL  SERVICES (via  teleconference), stated  that the                                                                    
funds  would be  appropriated  to  the Emergency  Operations                                                                    
Center for the  Unified Command Support and not  to be grant                                                                    
money  for local  municipalities.  She  understood that  the                                                                    
money was meant to be  appropriated across the state to meet                                                                    
housing needs.                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Co-Chair von  Imhof asked what  steps would be taken  when a                                                                    
plan was formed to fund the actual location chosen.                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
Mr.  Efird  did  not  mean  to  imply  the  funds  were  for                                                                    
planning, rather,  the department was looking  at purchasing                                                                    
mobile units,  and renting hotel rooms.  She understood that                                                                    
the funds would  be used to rent or  purchase actual housing                                                                    
wherever it  was determined there  was the most need  in the                                                                    
state.  She believed there  would be federal money for local                                                                    
housing possibilities.                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
3:30:08 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Co-Chair  Stedman  clarified that  the  funds  were not  for                                                                    
planning but for execution.                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
3:30:15 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Senator   Wilson   discussed    the   Emergency   Operations                                                                    
activities in various parts of the state.                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
3:31:31 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski  asked about test kits  for COVID-19 in                                                                    
the state  and asked  whether the  funding would  go towards                                                                    
the purchase of the kits.                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Mr.  Steininger was  not aware  of the  number of  test kits                                                                    
available in  the state.  He said that  there was  an amount                                                                    
set  aside to  purchase kits  that would  be distributed  to                                                                    
medical professionals throughout the state.                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski  hoped someone online could  answer the                                                                    
question.                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Co-Chair  Stedman   noted  that  the  State   Chief  Medical                                                                    
Officer, Dr. Anne  Zink, would be the best  person to answer                                                                    
the question. He noted that she was not online to testify.                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
3:32:33 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Ms.  Efird   affirmed  that  the  question   would  be  best                                                                    
addressed by Dr. Zink.                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Co-Chair  Stedman believed  the question  was important  and                                                                    
hoped to hear from Dr. Zink soon.                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
3:33:04 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Senator  Olson  asked  Mr.   Steininger  about  funding  for                                                                    
additional  ventilators. He  thought that  providing funding                                                                    
for ventilators was the most critical piece of the issue.                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Mr.  Steininger stated  that the  $5.5  million for  medical                                                                    
supplied could include ventilators.                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
3:33:48 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Co-Chair  Stedman   stated  that  the  committee   would  be                                                                    
considering  the operating  budget the  following week,  and                                                                    
there could  be additional  funds needed  to respond  to the                                                                    
virus, which the committee would consider.                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
3:34:11 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Senator  Hoffman asked  about  the $100,000  for travel  for                                                                    
response personnel,  and thought the amount  seemed a little                                                                    
low considering the  size of the state. He  wondered how the                                                                    
figure was determined.                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Mr.  Steininger  referenced  that the  $100,000  amount  was                                                                    
based on an  early estimate that looked  at initial response                                                                    
to  the virus  and  had  been funded  in  the Mental  Health                                                                    
Budget. He thought  more likely than not there  would be the                                                                    
need for  more travel; within  the $3.5 million, of  the $15                                                                    
million  requested, additional  funding  would  be used  for                                                                    
travel.                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Co-Chair  Stedman clarified  that the  mental health  budget                                                                    
that was  recently signed by the  governor provided $100,000                                                                    
for  travel  and  response. He  understood  that  there  was                                                                    
flexibility in  todays  request  that would  fund additional                                                                    
travel.                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Mr. Steininger answered  in the positive. He  and pointed to                                                                    
the numbers on the document  "COVID-19 Response Funding - As                                                                    
of March 16, 2020" (copy on file).                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
3:36:23 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Senator Olson  discussed the  public health  issue, specific                                                                    
to rural areas  of the state, of teachers  leaving the state                                                                    
during  spring   break  and  bringing  the   virus  back  to                                                                    
communities.                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wielechowski  thought there were many  industries in                                                                    
the state  that employed  out-of-state workers  and wondered                                                                    
whether the  state had  reached out  to those  industries to                                                                    
discuss who would be  financially responsible for mitigation                                                                    
of the virus or an outbreak.                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Mr. Steininger  did not want  to speculate on how  the state                                                                    
would respond to  every impact that the virus  would have on                                                                    
the state.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
3:38:03 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Co-Chair Stedman noted that public  testimony had been taken                                                                    
on the bill. He solicited the will of the committee.                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Senator  Wilson MOVED  to report  SCS CSHB  234(FIN) out  of                                                                    
Committee   with   individual    recommendations   and   the                                                                    
accompanying fiscal notes. There being NO OBJECTION, it was                                                                     
so ordered.                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSHB 234(FIN) was REPORTED out of committee with a "do                                                                      
pass" recommendation.                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
ADJOURNMENT                                                                                                                   
3:39:38 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
The meeting was adjourned at 3:39 p.m.                                                                                          

Document Name Date/Time Subjects
HB 234 sup vers E reports.pdf SFIN 3/17/2020 1:00:00 PM
HB 234
HB 234 Work Draft version E.pdf SFIN 3/17/2020 1:00:00 PM
HB 234
HB 234 Community Assistance Comparison - $20m to $30m.pdf SFIN 3/17/2020 1:00:00 PM
HB 234
HB 234-SB 174 COVID-19 Response Funding Plan as of 3.16.20.pdf SFIN 3/17/2020 1:00:00 PM
HB 234
SB 174