Legislature(2021 - 2022)BARNES 124

04/18/2022 03:15 PM House LABOR & COMMERCE

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* first hearing in first committee of referral
+ teleconferenced
= bill was previously heard/scheduled
+ Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled TELECONFERENCED
+ SB 174 ALLOW NATURAL HAIRSTYLES TELECONFERENCED
<Bill Hearing Canceled>
-- Public Testimony --
+ HB 404 REPEAL AK HOUSING FINANCE CORP. DIVIDEND TELECONFERENCED
Heard & Held
-- Testimony <Invitation Only> --
+= HB 405 ESTABLISHMENT OF TRUSTS TELECONFERENCED
Heard & Held
        HB 404-REPEAL AK HOUSING FINANCE CORP. DIVIDEND                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
3:22:24 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
CO-CHAIR  SPOHNHOLZ announced  that the  first order  of business                                                               
would be  HOUSE BILL NO.  404, "An Act repealing  the requirement                                                               
that  the  Alaska Housing  Finance  Corporation  make a  dividend                                                               
available to the state, and repealing associated definitions."                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
3:22:40 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
CO-CHAIR FIELDS moved to adopt  the proposed committee substitute                                                               
(CS)  for HB  404, Version  24-LS1638\I, Klein,  4/15/22, as  the                                                               
working  document.   There  being  no  objection, Version  I  was                                                               
before the committee.                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
3:22:59 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
CHELSEA WARD-WALLER, Staff,  Representative Ivy Spohnholz, Alaska                                                               
State Legislature,  on behalf of Representative  Spohnholz, prime                                                               
sponsor, explained that  the original version of  HB 404 repealed                                                               
the  Alaska  Housing  Finance  Corporation  dividend,  while  the                                                               
committee  substitute  proposed  that the  dividend  be  directed                                                               
towards  affordable workforce  housing.   She explained  that the                                                               
bill  came about  as a  follow-up  to the  hearing on  affordable                                                               
housing  during  a  meeting  of  the  House  Labor  and  Commerce                                                               
Standing Committee on March 25, 2022.                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
3:23:49 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
CO-CHAIR SPOHNHOLZ  explained that  the committee  substitute was                                                               
crafted after  some discussions  with Bryan  Butcher, the  CEO of                                                               
the Alaska  Housing Finance Corporation.   She noted that  one of                                                               
the suggestions that  was made was to increase  the investment in                                                               
housing.                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
[HB 404 was held over.]                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                

Document Name Date/Time Subjects
CS HB 405 (L&C)_4.15.22.pdf HL&C 4/18/2022 3:15:00 PM
HB 405
SB 174 Amendment 1_4.14.22.pdf HL&C 4/15/2022 9:00:00 AM
HL&C 4/18/2022 3:15:00 PM
SB 174
SB 174 Amendment 2_4.14.22.pdf HL&C 4/15/2022 9:00:00 AM
HL&C 4/18/2022 3:15:00 PM
SB 174
CS HB 404 (L&C)_4.15.22.pdf HL&C 4/18/2022 3:15:00 PM
HB 404
HB 404_Supporting Document_APM article_4.12.22.pdf HL&C 4/18/2022 3:15:00 PM
HB 404
HB 404 Sponsor Statement_4.17.22.pdf HL&C 4/18/2022 3:15:00 PM
HB 404
HB 404_Supporting Document_APM article_4.14.22.pdf HL&C 4/18/2022 3:15:00 PM
HB 404
HB 404_Supporting Document_KTVF article_7.6.21.pdf HL&C 4/18/2022 3:15:00 PM
HB 404
HB 404_Supporting Document_NLIHC Alaska Statistics_2021.pdf HL&C 4/18/2022 3:15:00 PM
HB 404
HB 404_Supporting Document_PBS article_3.14.22.pdf HL&C 4/18/2022 3:15:00 PM
HB 404
HB 405 CSHB L&C Summary of Changes.pdf HL&C 4/18/2022 3:15:00 PM
HB 405
HB 405 v. B - Sectional Analysis.pdf HL&C 4/18/2022 3:15:00 PM
HB 405