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1999-05-13 Senate Journal

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1999-05-13                     Senate Journal                      Page 1426
SB 157                                                                       
SENATE BILL NO. 157 An Act relating to power cost                              
equalization; and providing for an effective date was read the                 
second time.                                                                   
                                                                               
Senator Torgerson, Cochair, moved and asked unanimous consent for              
the adoption of the Finance Committee Substitute offered on page               
1386. Without objection, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 157(FIN)                       
An Act relating to power cost equalization; relating to                        
appropriations from the National Petroleum Reserve - Alaska special            
revenue fund to the power cost equalization and rural electric                 
capitalization fund; relating to the power cost equalization and rural         
electric capitalization fund and the four dam pool transfer fund; and          
providing for an effective date was adopted and read the second                
time.                                                                          
                                                                               
Amendment No. 1 was not offered.                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

1999-05-13                     Senate Journal                      Page 1427
SB 157                                                                       
Senator Taylor offered Amendment No. 2:                                        
                                                                               
Page 2, line 17:                                                               
	Delete "(A)  except as provided in (B) of this paragraph,"                
                                                                               
Page 2, lines 21 - 28:                                                         
	Delete                                                                        
		"(B)  as of the date of any Alaska Industrial                              
Development and Export Authority determination that sufficient                 
money is available to complete the power transmission intertie                 
between the Swan Lake and Tyee Lake hydroelectric projects                     
without using the amounts that would otherwise be transferred                  
to the Southeast energy fund under (A) of this paragraph, those                
amounts are instead transferred to the power cost equalization                 
and rural electric capitalization fund to be used for power cost               
equalization and rural electric projects ¦AND"                               
	Insert "¦; AND"                                                               
                                                                               
Senator Taylor moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 2.                      
Senator Adams objected, then withdrew his objection. There being               
no further objections, Amendment No. 2 was adopted.                            
                                                                               
Senator Mackie moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be              
considered engrossed, advanced to third reading and placed on final            
passage. Without objection, it was so ordered.                                 
                                                                               
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 157(FIN) am was read the third time.                    
                                                                               
The question being: Shall CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 157(FIN)                      
am An Act relating to power cost equalization; relating to                     
appropriations from the National Petroleum Reserve - Alaska special            
revenue fund to the power cost equalization and rural electric                 
capitalization fund; relating to the power cost equalization and rural         
electric capitalization fund and the four dam pool transfer fund; and          
providing for an effective date pass the Senate? The roll was taken            
with the following result:                                                     
                                                                               
                                                                               

1999-05-13                     Senate Journal                      Page 1428
SB 157                                                                       
                                                                               
CSSB 157(FIN) am                                                               
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                  
                                                                               
YEAS:  11   NAYS:  9   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                              
                                                                               
Yeas:  Donley, Kelly Pete, Kelly Tim, Leman, Miller, Parnell,                  
Pearce, Phillips, Taylor, Torgerson, Wilken                                    
                                                                               
Nays:  Adams, Ellis, Elton, Green, Halford, Hoffman, Lincoln,                  
Mackie, Ward                                                                   
                                                                               
and so, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 157(FIN) am passed the                          
Senate.                                                                        
                                                                               
Senator Mackie moved the effective date clause.                                
                                                                               
The question being: Shall the effective date clause be adopted?                
The roll was taken with the following result:                                  
                                                                               
CSSB 157(FIN) am                                                               
Effective Date Clause                                                          
                                                                               
YEAS:  20   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                              
                                                                               
Yeas:  Adams, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Green, Halford, Hoffman, Kelly Pete,       
Kelly Tim, Leman, Lincoln, Mackie, Miller, Parnell, Pearce,                    
Phillips, Taylor, Torgerson, Ward, Wilken                                      
                                                                               
and so, the effective date clause was adopted.                                 
                                                                               
Senator Donley gave notice of reconsideration.