Legislature(1997 - 1998)

04/28/1998 11:33 AM RLS

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                SENATE RULES COMMITTEE                                         
                    April 28, 1998                                             
                      11:33 a.m.                                               
                                                                               
MEMBERS PRESENT                                                                
                                                                               
Senator Tim Kelly, Chair                                                       
Senator Loren Leman, Vice Chair                                                
Senator Robin Taylor                                                           
Senator John Torgerson                                                         
                                                                               
MEMBERS ABSENT                                                                 
                                                                               
Senator Jim Duncan                                                             
                                                                               
COMMITTEE CALENDAR                                                             
                                                                               
SENATE BILL NO. 216                                                            
"An Act providing for the civil commitment of sexually violent                 
predators."                                                                    
                                                                               
SENATE BILL NO. 331                                                            
"An Act regulating licensed professional counselors; regulating use            
of the titles 'licensed professional counselor' and 'licensed                  
counselor'; amending Rule 504(a)(3), Alaska Rules of Evidence; and             
providing for an effective date."                                              
                                                                               
SENATE BILL NO. 356                                                            
"An Act relating to treatment under legislative standards of                   
conduct of campaign contributions to legislators during a                      
legislative session; and providing for an effective date."                     
                                                                               
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 170(HES)                                                 
"An Act relating to interference with the rights of physically and             
mentally challenged persons; and relating to service animals during            
their pre-training and training period."                                       
                                                                               
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 325(FIN) am(brf sup maj fld)                             
"An Act making appropriations for the operating and loan program               
expenses of state government, for certain programs, and to                     
capitalize funds; and providing for an effective date."                        
                                                                               
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 326(FIN)                                                 
"An Act making appropriations for the operating and capital                    
expenses of the state's integrated comprehensive mental health                 
program; and providing for an effective date."                                 
                                                                               
                                                                               
HOUSE BILL NO. 335                                                             
"An Act replacing the Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction Act with              
the Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement Act; and                
amending Rules 4 and 62, Alaska Rules of Civil Procedure, and Rule             
205, Alaska Rules of Appellate Procedure."                                     
                                                                               
PREVIOUS SENATE COMMITTEE ACTION                                               
                                                                               
SB 216 - See Judiciary minutes dated 4-3-98 and 4/20/98.                       
         Finance report 4/27/98.                                               
                                                                               
SB 331 - See HESS minutes dated 3/09/98 and 3/20/98, and Judiciary             
         minutes dated 4/17/98.                                                
         Finance report 4/27/98.                                               
                                                                               
SB 356 - Finance report 4/27/98.                                               
                                                                               
HB 170 - See Senate HESS committee minutes dated 1/23/98 & 2/4/98              
         and Senate Judiciary minutes dated 3/4/98.                            
         Rules minutes dated 3/5/98.                                           
         Finance report 4/27/98.                                               
                                                                               
HB 325 - Finance report 4/27/98.                                               
                                                                               
HB 326 - Finance report 4/27/98.                                               
                                                                               
HB 335 - See HESS minutes dated 3/25/98 and Judiciary minutes dated            
         4/22/98 and 4/27/98.                                                  
                                                                               
WITNESS REGISTER                                                               
                                                                               
ACTION NARRATIVE                                                               
TAPE 98-5, SIDE A                                                              
                                                                               
CHAIRMAN KELLY called the Senate Rules Committee meeting to order              
at 11:33 a.m. and noted the presence of Senators Taylor, Leman,                
Torgerson and Kelly.  After reviewing the committee agenda, he                 
requested calendaring motions on the legislation.                              
                                                                               
SENATOR LEMAN moved and asked unanimous consent SB 216 - CIVIL                 
COMMITMENT OF SEXUAL PREDATORS be approved for calendaring at the              
discretion of the Chair.  Hearing no objection, it was so ordered.             
                                                                               
SENATOR LEMAN moved and asked unanimous consent SB 331 -                       
PROFESSIONAL COUNSELOR LICENSING be approved for calendaring at the            
discretion of the Chair.  Hearing no objection, it was so ordered.             
                                                                               
SENATOR LEMAN moved and asked unanimous consent SB 356 -                       
CONTRIBUTIONS DURING SESSIONS be approved for calendaring at the               
discretion of the Chair.  Hearing no objection, it was so ordered.             
                                                                               
SENATOR LEMAN moved and asked unanimous consent CSHB 170(HES) -                
SERVICE ANIMALS FOR PHYS/MENT. CHALLENGED be approved for                      
calendaring at the discretion of the Chair.  Hearing no objection,             
it was so ordered.                                                             
                                                                               
SENATOR LEMAN moved and asked unanimous consent CSHB 325(FIN) -                
APPROPRIATIONS: OPERATING BUDGET be approved for calendaring at the            
discretion of the Chair.  Hearing no objection, it was so ordered.             
                                                                               
SENATOR LEMAN moved and asked unanimous consent CSHB 326(FIN) -                
APPROPRIATION: MENTAL HEALTH PROGRAM be approved for calendaring at            
the discretion of the Chair.  Hearing no objection, it was so                  
ordered.                                                                       
                                                                               
SENATOR LEMAN moved and asked unanimous consent HB 335 - UNIFORM               
INTERSTATE CHILD CUSTODY ACT be approved for calendaring at the                
discretion of the Chair.  Hearing no objection, it was so ordered.             
                                                                               
There being no further business to come before the committee, the              
meeting adjourned at 11:35 a.m.                                                

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