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2018-05-11 Senate Journal

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2018-05-11                     Senate Journal                      Page 3100
SCR 33                                                                                                                        
Senator Micciche moved and asked unanimous consent to take up                                                                   
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 33, which had been                                                                             
held on the Secretary's desk (page 3096). Without objection, the                                                                
resolution was before the Senate on final passage.                                                                              
The question being: "Shall SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION                                                                         
NO. 33 Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules                                                              
of the Alaska State Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 79, relating                                                         
to workers' compensation; relating to the second injury fund; relating                                                          
to service fees and civil penalties for the workers' safety programs and                                                        
the workers' compensation program; relating to the liability of                                                                 
business entities and certain persons for payment of workers'                                                                   
compensation benefits and civil penalties; relating to civil penalties for                                                      
underinsuring or failing to insure or provide security for workers'                                                             
compensation liability; relating to preauthorization and timely                                                                 
payment for medical treatment and services provided to injured                                                                  
employees; relating to incorporation of reference materials in workers'                                                         
compensation regulations; relating to proceedings before the Alaska                                                             
Workers' Compensation Board; relating to the authorization of the                                                               
workers' compensation benefits guaranty fund to claim a lien;                                                                   
excluding independent contractors from workers' compensation                                                                    
coverage; establishing the circumstances under which certain                                                                    
nonemployee executive corporate officers and members of limited                                                                 
liability companies may obtain workers' compensation coverage;                                                                  
relating to the duties of injured employees to report income or work;                                                           

2018-05-11                     Senate Journal                      Page 3101
relating to misclassification of employees and deceptive leasing;                                                               
defining "employee"; and relating to the Alaska Workers'                                                                        
Compensation Board's approval of attorney fees in a settlement                                                                  
agreement, pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the following                                                              
SCR 33                                                                                                                          
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
Yeas:  Begich, Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Egan, Gardner, Giessel,                                                               
Hoffman, Hughes, Kelly, MacKinnon, Meyer, Micciche, Olson,                                                                      
Shower, Stevens, von Imhof, Wielechowski, Wilson                                                                                
Excused:  Stedman                                                                                                               
and so, SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 33 passed the                                                                          
Senate and was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.