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1995-02-14 Senate Journal

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1995-02-14                     Senate Journal                      Page 0273
HJR 13                                                                       
CS FOR HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 13 (O&G) Urging the                          
United States Congress to pass legislation to open the coastal plain           
of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, Alaska, to oil and gas                 
exploration, development, and production, was read the second time.            
                                                                               
Senator Lincoln offered Amendment No. 1:                                       
                                                                               
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	WHEREAS the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife                     
Refuge comprises a core calving and nursery ground of the                      
Porcupine Caribou herd; and                                                    
                                                                               
	WHEREAS the people residing within the boundaries of the                      
Arctic National Wildlife Refuge have relied on caribou for                     
subsistence for thousands of years, and continue to subsist on the             
Porcupine Caribou herd, a herd that is essential to meet the                   
nutritional, cultural, and spiritual needs of these people; and                
                                                                               
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	FURTHER RESOLVED that the Congress join with the state                        
to ensure the continued health and productivity of the Porcupine               
Caribou herd, and the protection of land, water and wildlife                   
resources during the exploration and development of the coastal plain          
of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.                                        
                                                                               
Senator Lincoln moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 1.                     
Senator Halford objected.                                                      
                                                                               
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 1 be adopted?"  The roll              
was taken with the following result:                                           
                                                                               
CSHJR 13(O&G)                                                                  
Second Reading                                                                 
Amendment No. 1                                                                
                                                                               
YEAS:  8   NAYS:  11   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                              
                                                                               
Yeas:  Adams, Duncan, Ellis, Hoffman, Lincoln, Phillips, Salo,                 
Zharoff                                                                        
                                                                               
Nays:  Frank, Green, Halford, Kelly, Leman, Miller, Pearce, Rieger,            
Sharp, Taylor, Torgerson                                                       
                                                                               
Excused:  Donley                                                               
                                                                               

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and so, Amendment No. 1 failed.                                                
                                                                               
Senators Kelly, Salo, Phillips, Halford, Miller, Green, Taylor,                
Torgerson, Leman, Sharp, Frank, Rieger, Pearce moved and asked                 
unanimous consent that they be shown as cross sponsors on the                  
resolution.  Without objection, it was so ordered.                             
                                                                               
Senator Halford moved and asked unanimous consent that the                     
resolution be advanced to third reading and placed on final passage.           
Without objection, it was so ordered.                                          
                                                                               
CS FOR HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 13(O&G) was read the                         
third time.                                                                    
                                                                               
The question being:  "Shall CS FOR HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION                      
NO. 13 (O&G) Urging the United States Congress to pass legislation             
to open the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge,              
Alaska, to oil and gas exploration, development, and production, pass          
the Senate?"  The roll was taken with the following result:                    
                                                                               
CSHJR 13(O&G)                                                                  
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                  
                                                                               
YEAS:  18   NAYS:  1   EXCUSED:  1   ABSENT:  0                              
                                                                               
Yeas:  Adams, Duncan, Ellis, Frank, Green, Halford, Hoffman,                   
Kelly, Leman, Miller, Pearce, Phillips, Rieger, Salo, Sharp, Taylor,           
Torgerson, Zharoff                                                             
                                                                               
Nays:  Lincoln                                                                 
                                                                               
Excused:  Donley                                                               
                                                                               
and so, CS FOR HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 13(O&G)                              
passed the Senate.                                                             
                                                                               
Senator Duncan gave notice of reconsideration.