Legislature(1997 - 1998)
1998-06-01 House JournalFull Journal pdf
1998-06-01 House Journal Page 4035 HB 257 Senator Taylor moved that: SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 257(FIN) "An Act relating to elections, to election officials and election workers, to voter registration, and to candidates for election; and providing for an effective date." become law notwithstanding the Governor's veto. Senator Green moved and asked unanimous consent that she be allowed to abstain from voting due to a conflict of interest. Objection was heard, and Senator Green was required to vote. The question being: "Shall SCS CSHB 257(FIN) become law notwithstanding the Governor's veto?" The roll of the House was taken with the following result: SCS CSHB 257(FIN) Override Veto HOUSE YEAS: 27 NAYS: 13 EXCUSED: 0 ABSENT: 0 Yeas: Austerman, Barnes, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Foster, Green, Grussendorf, Hanley, Hodgins, Hudson, Ivan, James, Kelly, Kohring, Kott, Martin, Mulder, Ogan, Phillips, Porter, Rokeberg, Ryan, Sanders, Therriault, Vezey, Williams Nays: Berkowitz, Brice, Bunde, Croft, Davies, Elton, Joule, Kemplen, Kookesh, Kubina, Masek, Moses, Nicholia The roll of the Senate was called with the following result: SCS CSHB 257(FIN) Override Veto SENATE YEAS: 15 NAYS: 5 EXCUSED: 0 ABSENT: 0 Yeas: Pearce, Phillips, Sharp, Taylor, Torgerson, Ward, Wilken, Donley, Green, Halford, Kelly, Leman, Mackie, Parnell, Miller 1998-06-01 House Journal Page 4036 HB 257 Nays: Adams, Duncan, Ellis, Hoffman, Lincoln TOTAL: YEAS: 42 NAYS: 18 EXCUSED: 0 ABSENT: 0 And so, the Governor's veto was overridden and the engrossed and enrolled copies of SCS CSHB 257(FIN) were returned to the Office of the Governor at 1:30 p.m., June 1, 1998. Senator Taylor moved and asked unanimous consent that the joint session adjourn. There being no objection, President Miller adjourned the joint session at 1:18 p.m. The Speaker ordered the House at ease to allow members of the Senate to leave the Chamber.