Legislature(2013 - 2014)SENATE FINANCE 532

04/08/2013 09:00 AM FINANCE


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* first hearing in first committee of referral
+ teleconferenced
= bill was previously heard/scheduled
+ SB 85 EXPERIMENTAL VEHICLE PLATES TELECONFERENCED
Moved CSSB 85(TRA) Out of Committee
+ SB 95 STATE EMPLOYEE COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS TELECONFERENCED
Moved CSSB 95(FIN) Out of Committee
+ SB 96 OIL AND GAS AND GAS ONLY LEASES TELECONFERENCED
Heard & Held
Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled
= SB 74 UNIVERSITY OF ALASKA BUILDING FUND
Moved SB 74 Out of Committee
= HB 77 LAND USE/DISP/EXCHANGES; WATER RIGHTS
Moved SCS CSHB 77(FIN) Out of Committee
SENATE BILL NO. 74                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
     "An Act creating the University of Alaska building                                                                         
     fund for the payment by the University of Alaska of                                                                        
     the costs  of use, management,  operation, maintenance,                                                                    
     and   depreciation   of   space   in   buildings;   and                                                                    
     authorizing the  Board of Regents of  the University of                                                                    
     Alaska to designate buildings for  which the fund is to                                                                    
     be used."                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
9:46:33 AM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Co-Chair Kelly inquired about the dedicated fund.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
HEATHER SHATTUCK, STAFF, SENATOR  PETE KELLY, related that a                                                                    
memo from Legal  Services was in members'  packets. The memo                                                                    
stated that the bill did not create a dedicated fund.                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
9:47:49 AM                                                                                                                    
AT EASE                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
9:48:52 AM                                                                                                                    
RECONVENED                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Vice-Chair  Fairclough queried  the upper  limit of  bonding                                                                    
authority   for  the   university.   The  discussion   arose                                                                    
regarding the  engineering buildings.  She noted  that under                                                                    
AS 14.40.253  regarding financing  notice and  approval, the                                                                    
university  must return  to the  legislature to  communicate                                                                    
their debts, reasons and anticipated annual payments.                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
9:49:59 AM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Vice-Chair Fairclough  supported the bill, but  wondered how                                                                    
the  building  fund  would   be  capitalized.  She  reminded                                                                    
committee members  that the capital budget  language section                                                                    
suggested that  a building be  given to the  university. She                                                                    
wondered whether  the intention was  for seed money  for the                                                                    
building fund.                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
9:51:29 AM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Co-Chair Kelly MOVED  to REPORT SB 74 out  of committee with                                                                    
individual  recommendations  and   the  accompanying  fiscal                                                                    
notes. There being NO OBJECTION, it was so ordered.                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
SB  74  was REPORTED  out  of  committee  with a  "do  pass"                                                                    
recommendation  and  with new  zero  fiscal  notes from  the                                                                    
University  of  Alaska,  Department of  Administration,  and                                                                    
Department of Revenue.                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
9:52:29 AM                                                                                                                    
AT EASE                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
9:54:25 AM                                                                                                                    
RECONVENED                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                

Document Name Date/Time Subjects
SB 95 - NEW Sectional Analysis.pdf SFIN 4/8/2013 9:00:00 AM
SB 95
SB 95 - Sectional Analysis.pdf SFIN 4/8/2013 9:00:00 AM
SB 95
SB 96_SFIN_4-8-13.pdf SFIN 4/8/2013 9:00:00 AM
SB 96
SB 96 Sectional.pdf SFIN 4/8/2013 9:00:00 AM
SB 96
SB96.Apache letter.pdf SFIN 4/8/2013 9:00:00 AM
SB 96
Sponsor Statement SB 96.pdf SFIN 4/8/2013 9:00:00 AM
SB 96
SB 85 Alaska Aerofuel Letter of Support.pdf SFIN 4/8/2013 9:00:00 AM
SB 85
SB 85 FEDCo Letter of Support.pdf SFIN 4/8/2013 9:00:00 AM
SB 85
SB 85 CS Memo.pdf SFIN 4/8/2013 9:00:00 AM
SB 85
SB 85 Sponsor Statement.pdf SFIN 4/8/2013 9:00:00 AM
SB 85
SB 85 VWGoA Support.pdf SFIN 4/8/2013 9:00:00 AM
SB 85
HB 77 Amendment 1.pdf SFIN 4/8/2013 9:00:00 AM
HB 77
SB 74 - Dedicated Fund Question Legal Memo.pdf SFIN 4/8/2013 9:00:00 AM
SB 74
CS for SB 95 State Employee Compensation and Benefits.pdf SFIN 4/8/2013 9:00:00 AM
SB 95
DOA_SB95-HB195_BillOverview(April2013).pptx SFIN 4/8/2013 9:00:00 AM
HB 195
SB 95
HB77SCSCS(FIN)-DNR-MLW-4-8-13.pdf SFIN 4/8/2013 9:00:00 AM
HB 77
SB95-ACS-000-04-02-13.pdf SFIN 4/8/2013 9:00:00 AM
SB 95
SB074-UA-SYSBRA-4-01-13.pdf SFIN 4/8/2013 9:00:00 AM
SB 74
HB 77 Wrangell Resolution Opposition.pdf SFIN 4/8/2013 9:00:00 AM
HB 77
HB 77 Public Testimony - Sandberg.pdf SFIN 4/8/2013 9:00:00 AM
HB 77
HB 77 Publit Testimony Opposition - Hillstrand.pdf SFIN 4/8/2013 9:00:00 AM
HB 77
SB 26 AK Chapter comment 22March2013.pdf SFIN 4/8/2013 9:00:00 AM
HB 77
SB 26