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02/03/2015 08:00 AM RULES

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08:00:27 AM Start
08:01:04 AM Organizational Meeting
08:03:05 AM Adjourn
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                    ALASKA STATE LEGISLATURE                                                                                  
                SENATE RULES STANDING COMMITTEE                                                                               
                        February 3, 2015                                                                                        
                           8:00 a.m.                                                                                            
MEMBERS PRESENT                                                                                                               
Senator Charlie Huggins, Chair                                                                                                  
Senator John Coghill, Vice Chair                                                                                                
Senator Pete Kelly                                                                                                              
Senator Kevin Meyer                                                                                                             
Senator Berta Gardner                                                                                                           
MEMBERS ABSENT                                                                                                                
All members present                                                                                                             
COMMITTEE CALENDAR                                                                                                            
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PREVIOUS COMMITTEE ACTION                                                                                                     
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WITNESS REGISTER                                                                                                              
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ACTION NARRATIVE                                                                                                              
8:00:27 AM                                                                                                                    
CHAIR CHARLIE HUGGINS called the Senate Rules Standing Committee                                                              
meeting to order at 8: a.m. Present at the call to order were                                                                   
Senators Gardner, Coghill, Kelly, Meyer, and Chair Huggins.                                                                     
^Organizational Meeting                                                                                                         
                     Organizational Meeting                                                                                 
8:01:04 AM                                                                                                                  
CHAIR HUGGINS announced the first order of business would be                                                                    
procedural, to elect the vice chairman.                                                                                         
SENATOR MEYER moved to elect  Senator Coghill as vice chairman of                                                               
the Senate Rules  Committee. There were no objections  and it was                                                               
so ordered.                                                                                                                     
SENATOR  COGHILL  moved  and asked  unanimous  consent  that  the                                                               
Senate  Rules Committee  delegate the  rules set  out in  Uniform                                                               
Rule 18 for  the preparation of the daily  calendar including the                                                               
scheduling of bills  for the floor to the chair  of the committee                                                               
for both  regular and special  sessions of the  29th Legislature.                                                               
There were no objections and it was so ordered.                                                                                 
CHAIR HUGGINS clarified that:                                                                                                   
     This  delegation  of  calendaring  authority  does  not                                                                    
     obviate  the  requirement   to  hold  properly  noticed                                                                    
     meetings of the committee or  any action we may wish to                                                                    
     take up outside the  preparation of the calendaring and                                                                    
     scheduling of bills on the floor.                                                                                          
In short terms,  he said this is procedural and  customary. It is                                                               
the  tradition  of  the  Senate  and  he  appreciated  everyone's                                                               
8:03:05 AM                                                                                                                    
CHAIR  HUGGINS  thanked  everyone  for  joining  them  today  and                                                               
adjourned the Senate Rules Committee meeting at 8:03 a.m.                                                                       

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