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2009-04-18 Senate Journal

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2009-04-18                     Senate Journal                      Page 1058
HB 215                                                                                                                        
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 215(EDC) "An Act repealing school                                                                         
experience for salary scales provisions" was read the second time.                                                              
Senators Huggins, Davis offered Amendment No. 1 :                                                                                
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  "*Section 1. The uncodified law of the State of Alaska is amended                                                           
by adding a new section to read:                                                                                                
          SUSPENSION OF SCHOOL EXPERIENCE FACTORS AS                                                                            
APPLICABLE TO SALARY SCHEDULES. (a) The provisions of                                                                           
AS 14.16.050(a)(3)(C) and AS 14.20.220, relating to school                                                                      
experience factors applicable to determine the salaries of employed                                                             
teachers, are suspended between July 1, 2009, and June 30, 2011.                                                                
          (b)  On or after July 1, 2011, the salary of a teacher whose                                                          
salary has been determined, taking into consideration the suspension                                                            
provided under (a) of this section, may not be reduced by the                                                                   
application of AS 14.16.050(a)(3) or AS 14.20.220 to an amount that                                                             
is less than the amount of the teacher's salary in effect on the last day                                                       
of the school term ending immediately before July 1, 2011."                                                                     
Senator Huggins moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 1.                                                                      
Senator Bunde objected.                                                                                                         
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 1 be adopted?" The roll                                                                
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
CSHB 215(EDC)                                                                                                                   
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 1                                                                                                                 
YEAS:  18   NAYS:  1   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0  VACANT:  1                                                                   
Yeas:  Davis, Dyson, Ellis, French, Hoffman, Huggins, Kookesh,                                                                  
McGuire, Menard, Meyer, Olson, Paskvan, Stedman, Stevens,                                                                       
Therriault, Thomas, Wagoner, Wielechowski                                                                                       
Nays:  Bunde                                                                                                                    

2009-04-18                     Senate Journal                      Page 1059
and so, Amendment No. 1 was adopted.                                                                                            
President Stevens stated CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 215(EDC) am S                                                                    
"An Act suspending for two years the operation of school experience                                                             
factors applicable to salary scales provisions" will be on the April 19