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2021-04-28 Senate Journal

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2021-04-28                     Senate Journal                      Page 0892
SCR 5                                                                                                                         
Senator Hughes moved and asked unanimous consent to take up                                                                     
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 5, which had been                                                                              
held on the Secretary's desk (page 794). Without objection, the                                                                 
resolution was before the Senate on final passage.                                                                              
The question being: "Shall SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION                                                                         
NO. 5 Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules of                                                            
the Alaska State Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 76, extending                                                           
the January 15, 2021, governor's declaration of a public health disaster                                                        
emergency in response to the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19)                                                               
pandemic; approving and ratifying declarations of a public health                                                               

2021-04-28                     Senate Journal                      Page 0893
disaster emergency; providing for a financing plan; making temporary                                                            
changes to state law in response to the COVID-19 outbreak in the                                                                
following areas: occupational and professional licensing, practice, and                                                         
billing; telehealth; fingerprinting requirements for health care                                                                
providers; charitable gaming and online ticket sales; access to federal                                                         
stabilization funds; wills; unfair or deceptive trade practices; meetings                                                       
of shareholders; and school operating funds; relating to informed                                                               
consent for COVID-19 vaccines; relating to personal objections to the                                                           
administration of COVID-19 vaccines; providing immunity from                                                                    
liability and disciplinary action for occupational licensees for exposure                                                       
of clients to COVID-19; and providing immunity from liability for                                                               
persons engaging in business and their employees for exposure of                                                                
customers to COVID-19, pass the Senate?" The roll was taken with the                                                            
following result:                                                                                                               
SCR 5                                                                                                                           
Final Passage                                                                                                                   
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
Yeas:  Begich, Bishop, Costello, Gray-Jackson, Hoffman, Holland,                                                                
Hughes, Kawasaki, Kiehl, Micciche, Myers, Olson, Reinbold, Revak,                                                               
Shower, Stedman, Stevens, von Imhof, Wielechowski, Wilson                                                                       
and so, SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 5 passed the                                                                           
Senate and was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.