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2000-04-14 Senate Journal

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                                 SENATE JOURNAL                                
                            ALASKA STATE LEGISLATURE                           
                   TWENTY-FIRST LEGISLATURE - SECOND SESSION                   
                                                                               
Juneau, Alaska                                                                 
                                                                               
                                Ninety-sixth Day                               
                                                                               
Pursuant to adjournment the Senate was called to order by President            
Pearce at 11:27 a.m.                                                           
                                                                               
The roll showed twenty members present.                                        
                                                                               
The prayer was offered by the Chaplain, Pastor Mike Powers of the              
Church of the Nazarene. Senator Hoffman moved and asked                        
unanimous consent that the prayer be spread. Without objection, it             
was so ordered.                                                                
                                                                               
	Your love, O Lord, reaches to the heavens,                                    
	Your faithfulness to the skies.                                               
	Your righteousness is like the mighty mountains,                              
	Your justice like the great deep.                                             
	O Lord, You preserve both man and beast.                                      
                                                                               
	How priceless is Your unfailing love!                                         
	Both high and low among men find refuge                                       
	In the shadow of Your wings.                                                  
                                                                               
	They feast on the abundance of Your house;                                    
	You give them drink from Your river of delights.                              
                                                                               
	For with You is the fountain of life;                                         
	In Your light we see light.                                                   
                                                                               
	Continue Your love to those who know You,                                     
	Your righteousness to the upright in heart.                                   
				    (Psalms 36:5-10)                                                      
                                                                               
Lord we acknowledge that You are our source of                                
life. So, we praise You and commit our ways to                                 
You today.                                    Amen.                            
                                                                               
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Senator Ward led the Senate in the Pledge of Allegiance.                       
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                Certification                                
                                                                               
Senator Mackie moved and asked unanimous consent that the journal              
for the ninety-fifth legislative day be approved as certified by the           
Secretary. Without objection, it was so ordered.                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
                           Messages from the House                           
                                                                               
Message dated April 13 was read, stating the House passed and                  
transmitted for consideration:                                                 
                                                                               
                  First Reading and Reference of House Bills                 
                                                                               
HB 18                                                                        
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 18(FIN) BY THE HOUSE FINANCE                             
COMMITTEE, entitled:                                                           
                                                                               
An Act making a special appropriation in an                                   
amount not to exceed $250,000,000 from the                                     
earnings reserve account to the principal of the                               
permanent fund; and providing for an effective                                 
date.                                                                          
                                                                               
was read the first time and referred to the Judiciary, State Affairs,          
and Finance Committees.                                                        
                                                                               
HB 366                                                                       
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 366(FIN) am BY THE HOUSE                                 
FINANCE COMMITTEE, entitled:                                                   
                                                                               
                                                                               

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HB 366                                                                       
An Act relating to the rights of crime victims, the                           
crime of violating a protective order or injunction,                           
enforcement of protective orders, mitigating factors                           
in sentencing for an offense, and the return of                                
certain seized property to victims; expanding the                              
scope of the prohibition of compromise based on                                
civil remedy of misdemeanor crimes involving                                   
domestic violence; and amending Rules 10, 11, 13,                              
16, and 17, Alaska District Court Rules of Civil                               
Procedure, and Rule 9, Alaska Rules of                                         
Administration.                                                                
                                                                               
was read the first time and referred to the Judiciary and Finance              
Committees.                                                                    
                                                                               
                                                                               
                          Standing Committee Reports                         
                                                                               
SB 192                                                                       
The Finance Committee considered SENATE BILL NO. 192 An                        
Act making and amending capital appropriations and reappropriations            
and capitalizing funds; and providing for an effective date and                
recommended it be replaced with                                                
                                                                               
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 192(FIN) An Act                                        
making and amending appropriations and                                         
reappropriations; and providing for an effective                               
date.                                                                          
                                                                               
Signing do pass: Senators Torgerson, Parnell, Cochairs, Senators Pete          
Kelly, Wilken, Leman. Signing no recommendation: Senators Phillips,            
Green, Donley. Signing do not pass: Senator Adams.                             
                                                                               
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                  
                                                                               
                                                                               

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SB 261                                                                       
The Finance Committee considered SENATE BILL NO. 261 An                        
Act relating to needle stick and sharps injury protections and the use         
of safe needles by health care facilities and health care professionals;       
and providing for an effective date and recommended it be replaced             
with                                                                           
                                                                               
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 261(FIN) An Act                                        
relating to needle stick and sharps injury protections                         
and the use of safe needles by health care facilities                          
and health care professionals; relating to the                                 
vaccination of health care workers against diseases                            
transmitted by bloodborne pathogens; and providing                             
for an effective date.                                                         
                                                                               
Signing do pass: Senator Torgerson, Cochair, Senators Phillips,                
Adams, Donley, Wilken. Signing no recommendation: Senators                     
Green, Pete Kelly, Leman.                                                      
                                                                               
Previous fiscal note.                                                          
                                                                               
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                  
                                                                               
SB 304                                                                       
The Community and Regional Affairs Committee considered                        
SENATE BILL NO. 304 An Act relating to state aid to                            
municipalities and certain other recipients, and for the village public        
safety officer program; relating to municipal dividends; and relating          
to the public safety foundation program. Signing do pass: Senator              
Tim Kelly, Chair, Senators Hoffman, Mackie. Signing do pass if                 
amended: Senator Phillips.                                                     
                                                                               
Fiscal note published today from Department of Community and                   
Economic Development. Zero fiscal note published today from                    
Department of Revenue.                                                         
                                                                               
The bill was referred to the Finance Committee.                                
                                                                               
                                                                               

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HB 180                                                                       
The Finance Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                         
180(FIN) am An Act relating to the manufacture, use, display, or               
delivery of controlled substances while children are present. Signing          
do pass: Senator Torgerson, Cochair, Senators Phillips, Pete Kelly,            
Adams, Wilken, Leman. Signing no recommendation: Senators Green,               
Donley.                                                                        
                                                                               
Indeterminate fiscal note published today from Department of                   
Corrections. Previous indeterminate fiscal note and zero fiscal note.          
Previous House zero fiscal note.                                               
                                                                               
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                  
                                                                               
HB 218                                                                       
The Health, Education and Social Services Committee considered CS              
FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 218(FIN) An Act relating to property                        
loaned to or held by museums. Signing do pass: Senator Miller,                 
Chair, Senators Wilken, Elton. Signing no recommendation: Senator              
Pete Kelly.                                                                    
                                                                               
Previous House zero fiscal note.                                               
                                                                               
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                  
                                                                               
HB 236                                                                       
The Health, Education and Social Services Committee considered                 
HOUSE BILL NO. 236 An Act relating to credited service in the                  
teachers retirement system for part-time employment. Signing do                
pass: Senator Miller, Chair, Senators Wilken, Elton.                           
                                                                               
Previous House zero fiscal note.                                               
                                                                               
The bill was referred to the Finance Committee.                                
                                                                               
                                                                               

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HB 288                                                                       
The Finance Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                         
288(JUD) An Act relating to the creation of an aggravating factor              
for the commission of domestic violence in the physical presence or            
hearing of a child and recommended it be replaced with                         
                                                                               
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                           
288(FIN)                                                                       
                                                                               
Signing do pass: Senator Torgerson, Cochair, Senators Phillips,                
Green, Pete Kelly, Donley, Wilken, Leman.                                      
                                                                               
Previous House fiscal, indeterminate and zero fiscal notes.                    
                                                                               
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                  
                                                                               
HB 361                                                                       
The Finance Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                         
361(FIN) An Act relating to charges for state services; requiring              
that fees levied by resource agencies for designated regulatory                
services be based on the actual and reasonable direct cost of                  
providing the services, except in the case of certain negotiated or            
fixed fees; relating to negotiated and fixed fees of resource agencies;        
relating to invoices for designated regulatory services; establishing a        
petition process regarding fees charged by resource agencies for               
regulatory services; and providing for an effective date and                   
recommended it be replaced with                                                
                                                                               
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                                           
361(FIN)                                                                       
	(forthcoming)                                                                 
                                                                               
Signing do pass: Senator Torgerson, Cochair, Senators Pete Kelly,              
Wilken. Signing no recommendation: Senators Phillips, Green,                   
Adams, Donley. Signing no recommendation, Im still concerned                   
about fiscal notes: Senator Leman.                                             
                                                                               
                                                                               

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HB 361                                                                       
Fiscal note information forthcoming.                                           
                                                                               
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                  
                                                                               
HB 437                                                                       
The Finance Committee considered HOUSE BILL NO. 437 An Act                     
relating to the reinstatement of Native corporations; and providing for        
an effective date. Signing do pass: Senator Torgerson, Cochair,                
Senators Phillips, Leman. Signing no recommendation: Senators                  
Green, Pete Kelly, Donley, Wilken.                                             
                                                                               
Previous House fiscal note.                                                    
                                                                               
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                  
                                                                               
HJR 60                                                                       
The Resources Committee considered HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION                      
NO. 60 Opposing the designation of millions of acres of Alaska as              
critical habitat for the Spectacled Eider and the Stellers Eider, and          
recommended it be replaced with                                                
                                                                               
SENATE CS FOR HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION                                          
NO. 60(RES)                                                                    
                                                                               
Signing do pass: Senator Halford, Chair, Senators Taylor, Green, Pete          
Kelly, Lincoln.                                                                
                                                                               
Previous House zero fiscal note.                                               
                                                                               
The resolution was referred to the Rules Committee.                            
                                                                               
SB 254                                                                       
The Rules Committee considered SENATE BILL NO. 254 An Act                      
relating to heirloom certificates of marriage. Signing to calendar:            
Senator Tim Kelly, Chair, Senators Ellis, Miller, Leman, Pearce.               
                                                                               
The bill is on todays calendar.                                                
                                                                               
                                                                               

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SB 259                                                                       
The Rules Committee considered SENATE BILL NO. 259 An Act                      
relating to criminal impersonation. Signing to calendar: Senator Tim           
Kelly, Chair, Senators Miller, Leman, Pearce. Signing under other              
recommendations: Senator Ellis.                                                
                                                                               
The bill is on todays calendar.                                                
                                                                               
HB 130                                                                       
The Rules Committee considered HOUSE BILL NO. 130 An Act                       
adding limited liability companies and limited liability partnerships          
to the organizations that can be authorized to practice architecture,          
engineering, land surveying, and landscape architecture; and relating          
to state and municipal contracts for architectural, engineering, land          
surveying, and landscape architectural services. Signing to calendar:          
Senator Tim Kelly, Chair, Senators Miller, Leman, Pearce. Signing              
under other recommendations: Senator Ellis.                                    
                                                                               
Zero fiscal note published today from Department of Public Safety.             
                                                                               
The bill is on todays calendar.                                                
                                                                               
HB 226                                                                       
The Rules Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                           
226(HES) An Act relating to credited service under the teachers                
retirement system for education employees on leave without pay or              
receiving workers compensation benefits because of certain on-the-             
job injuries. Signing to calendar: Senator Tim Kelly, Chair, Senators          
Ellis, Miller, Leman, Pearce.                                                  
                                                                               
The bill is on todays calendar.                                                
                                                                               
HB 416                                                                       
The Rules Committee considered HOUSE BILL NO. 416 An Act                       
relating to insurance coverage for prostate cancer screening. Signing          
to calendar: Senator Tim Kelly, Chair, Senators Ellis, Miller, Leman,          
Pearce.                                                                        
                                                                               
                                                                               

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HB 416                                                                       
Previous House indeterminate fiscal note.                                      
                                                                               
The bill is on todays calendar.                                                
                                                                               
SCR 17                                                                       
The Rules Committee considered SENATE CONCURRENT                               
RESOLUTION NO. 17 Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e),                
Uniform Rules of the Alaska State Legislature, concerning House                
Bill No. 130, relating to the practice of architecture, engineering,           
land surveying, and landscape architecture. Signing to calendar:               
Senator Tim Kelly, Chair, Senators Ellis, Miller, Leman, Pearce.               
                                                                               
Zero fiscal note published today from the Senate Rules Committee.              
                                                                               
The resolution is on todays calendar.                                          
                                                                               
                                   Recess                                    
                                                                               
Senator Tim Kelly moved and asked unanimous consent that the                   
Senate stand in recess to a call of the Chair. Without objection, the          
Senate recessed at 11:38 a.m.                                                  
                                                                               
                                After Recess                                 
                                                                               
The Senate reconvened at 12:05 p.m.                                            
                                                                               
                     Standing Committee Reports Continued                    
                                                                               
SB 192                                                                       
The Rules Committee considered SENATE BILL NO. 192 An Act                      
making and amending capital appropriations and reappropriations and            
capitalizing funds; and providing for an effective date Signing to             
calendar: Senator Tim Kelly, Chair, Senators Miller, Leman, Pearce.            
Signing amend: Senator Ellis.                                                  
                                                                               
The bill is on todays calendar.                                                
                                                                               

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                        Consideration of the Calendar                        
                                                                               
                       Reconsideration of Senate Bills                       
                                                                               
SB 235                                                                       
Senator Leman requested that the reconsideration on CS FOR                     
SENATE BILL NO. 235(FIN) be taken up. The bill was before the                  
Senate on reconsideration.                                                     
                                                                               
The question to be reconsidered: Shall CS FOR SENATE BILL                      
NO. 235(FIN) An Act authorizing the exchange of land between the               
Alaska Railroad Corporation and Eklutna, Inc., between the Alaska              
Railroad Corporation and the United States Department of the Army              
and the United States Department of the Air Force, between the                 
Alaska Railroad Corporation and Chugach Alaska Corporation, and                
between the Alaska Railroad Corporation and the Municipality of                
Anchorage; authorizing the transfer of land between Alaska Railroad            
mileposts 133 and 134 from the Alaska Railroad Corporation to                  
certain named individuals; relating to transfers of public land or             
grants or conveyances of interest in public land among the Alaska              
Railroad Corporation, the Department of Transportation and Public              
Facilities, and the Department of Natural Resources to relocate or             
widen the Seward Highway, to relocate railroad facilities, and to              
relocate adjacent utility facilities from Potter Station to Girdwood;          
and providing for an effective date pass the Senate? The roll was              
taken with the following result:                                               
                                                                               
CSSB 235(FIN)                                                                  
Third Reading - On Reconsideration                                             
Effective Date                                                                 
                                                                               
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  1                              
                                                                               
Yeas:   Adams,  Donley,  Ellis,  Elton,  Green,  Halford,  Hoffman,            
Kelly Tim, Leman, Lincoln, Mackie, Miller, Parnell, Pearce, Phillips,          
Taylor, Torgerson, Ward, Wilken                                                
                                                                               
Absent:  Kelly Pete                                                            
                                                                               
and so, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 235(FIN) passed the Senate on                   
reconsideration.                                                               
                                                                               

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SB 235                                                                       
Senator Mackie moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote                 
on the passage of the bill be considered the vote on the effective             
date clause. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was             
referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                     
                                                                               
                                                                               
                        Second Reading of Senate Bills                       
                                                                               
SB 192                                                                       
Senator Mackie moved and asked unanimous consent that SENATE                   
BILL NO. 192 An Act making and amending capital appropriations                 
and reappropriations and capitalizing funds; and providing for an              
effective date be placed at the bottom of todays calendar. Without             
objection, it was so ordered.                                                  
                                                                               
SB 254                                                                       
SENATE BILL NO. 254 An Act relating to heirloom certificates of                
marriage was read the second time.                                             
                                                                               
Senator Miller, Chair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the               
adoption of the Health, Education and Social Services Committee                
Substitute offered on page 2345. Without objection, CS FOR                     
SENATE BILL NO. 254(HES) was adopted and read the second                       
time.                                                                          
                                                                               
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. 254(HES) was read the third time.                       
                                                                               
The question being: Shall CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 254(HES)                      
An Act relating to heirloom certificates of marriage pass the                  
Senate? The roll was taken with the following result:                          
                                                                               
                                                                               

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SB 254                                                                       
                                                                               
CSSB 254(HES)                                                                  
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                  
                                                                               
YEAS:  17   NAYS:  3   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                              
                                                                               
Yeas:  Adams, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Halford, Hoffman, Kelly Pete,              
Kelly Tim, Leman, Lincoln, Mackie, Miller, Parnell, Pearce,                    
Torgerson, Ward, Wilken                                                        
                                                                               
Nays:  Green, Phillips, Taylor                                                 
                                                                               
and so, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 254(HES) passed the Senate                      
and was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                             
                                                                               
SB 259                                                                       
SENATE BILL NO. 259 An Act relating to criminal impersonation                  
was read the second time.                                                      
                                                                               
Senator Taylor, Chair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the               
adoption of the Judiciary Committee Substitute offered on page 2676.           
Without objection, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 259(JUD) An Act                      
relating to crimes and offenses relating to aural representations,             
recordings, access devices, identification documents, impersonation,           
false reports, and computers; and providing for an effective date              
was adopted and read the second time.                                          
                                                                               
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. 259(JUD) was read the third time.                       
                                                                               
The question being: Shall CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 259(JUD)                      
An Act relating to crimes and offenses relating to aural                       
representations, recordings, access devices, identification documents,         
impersonation, false reports, and computers; and providing for an              
effective date pass the Senate? The roll was taken with the                    
following result:                                                              
                                                                               
                                                                               

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SB 259                                                                       
                                                                               
CSSB 259(JUD)                                                                  
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                  
Effective Date                                                                 
                                                                               
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, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 259(JUD) passed the Senate.                     
                                                                               
Senator Mackie moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote                 
on the passage of the bill be considered the vote on the effective             
date clause. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was             
referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                     
                                                                               
                                                                               
                     Second Reading of Senate Resolutions                    
                                                                               
SCR 17                                                                       
SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 17 was read the                               
second time and was before the Senate on final passage.                        
                                                                               
The question being: Shall SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION                         
NO. 17 Suspending Rules 24(c), 35, 41(b), and 42(e), Uniform Rules             
of the Alaska State Legislature, concerning House Bill No. 130,                
relating to the practice of architecture, engineering, land surveying,         
and landscape architecture, pass the Senate? The roll was taken with           
the following result:                                                          
                                                                               
                                                                               

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SCR 17                                                                       
                                                                               
SCR 17                                                                         
Second Reading - Final Passage                                                 
                                                                               
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  0   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  1                              
                                                                               
Yeas:   Adams,  Donley,  Ellis,  Elton,  Green,  Halford,  Hoffman,            
Kelly Pete, Kelly Tim, Leman, Lincoln, Mackie, Miller, Parnell,                
Pearce, Phillips, Taylor, Ward, Wilken                                         
                                                                               
Absent:  Torgerson                                                             
                                                                               
and so, SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 17 passed the                         
Senate.                                                                        
                                                                               
Senator Halford gave notice of reconsideration.                                
                                                                               
                                                                               
                        Second Reading of House Bills                        
                                                                               
HB 130                                                                       
HOUSE BILL NO. 130 An Act adding limited liability companies                   
and limited liability partnerships to the organizations that can be            
authorized to practice architecture, engineering, land surveying, and          
landscape architecture; and relating to state and municipal contracts          
for architectural, engineering, land surveying, and landscape                  
architectural services was read the second time                                
                                                                               
Senator Mackie, Chair, moved and asked unanimous consent for the               
adoption of the Labor and Commerce Senate Committee Substitute                 
offered on page 3026. Without objection, SENATE CS FOR HOUSE                   
BILL NO. 130(L&C) An Act adding limited liability companies and                
limited liability partnerships to the organizations that can be                
authorized to practice architecture, engineering, land surveying, and          
landscape architecture; relating to the review of drawings and                 
specifications for compliance with building codes; and relating to             
state and municipal contracts for architectural, engineering, land             
surveying, and landscape architectural services was adopted and read           
the second time.                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

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HB 130                                                                       
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.                                
                                                                               
SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 130(L&C) was read the third                      
time.                                                                          
                                                                               
The question being: Shall SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                         
130(L&C) An Act adding limited liability companies and limited                 
liability partnerships to the organizations that can be authorized to          
practice architecture, engineering, land surveying, and landscape              
architecture; relating to the review of drawings and specifications for        
compliance with building codes; and relating to state and municipal            
contracts for architectural, engineering, land surveying, and landscape        
architectural services pass the Senate? The roll was taken with the            
following result:                                                              
                                                                               
SCS HB 130(L&C)                                                                
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                  
                                                                               
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, SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 130(L&C) passed the                       
Senate and was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                      
                                                                               
HB 226                                                                       
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 226(HES) An Act relating to credited                     
service under the teachers retirement system for education employees           
on leave without pay or receiving workers compensation benefits                
because of certain on-the-job injuries was read the second time.               
                                                                               
Senator Mackie moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be              
advanced to third reading and placed on final passage. Without                 
objection, it was so ordered.                                                  
                                                                               
                                                                               

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HB 226                                                                       
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 226(HES) was read the third time.                        
                                                                               
The question being: Shall CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 226(HES)                       
An Act relating to credited service under the teachers retirement              
system for education employees on leave without pay or receiving               
workers compensation benefits because of certain on-the-job injuries           
pass the Senate? The roll was taken with the following result:                 
                                                                               
CSHB 226(HES)                                                                  
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                  
                                                                               
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, CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 226(HES) passed the Senate,                      
was signed by the President and Secretary and returned to the House.           
                                                                               
HB 416                                                                       
HOUSE BILL NO. 416 An Act relating to insurance coverage for                   
prostate cancer screening was read the second time.                            
                                                                               
Senator Mackie moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be              
advanced to third reading and placed on final passage. Without                 
objection, it was so ordered.                                                  
                                                                               
HOUSE BILL NO. 416 was read the third time.                                    
                                                                               
The question being: Shall HOUSE BILL NO. 416 An Act relating                   
to insurance coverage for prostate cancer screening pass the                   
Senate? The roll was taken with the following result:                          
                                                                               
                                                                               

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HB 416                                                                       
                                                                               
HB 416                                                                         
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                  
                                                                               
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  1   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                              
                                                                               
Yeas:  Adams, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Halford, Hoffman, Kelly Pete,              
Kelly Tim, Leman, Lincoln, Mackie, Miller, Parnell, Pearce, Phillips,          
Taylor, Torgerson, Ward, Wilken                                                
                                                                               
Nays:  Green                                                                   
                                                                               
and so, HOUSE BILL NO. 416 passed the Senate, was signed by the                
President and Secretary and returned to the House.                             
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                  Citations                                  
                                                                               
Honoring - Colonel Sheldon L. Jahn, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers,              
Alaska District                                                                
Senator(s) Tim Kelly, Phillips, Pearce, Mackie, Green, Pete Kelly,             
Taylor, Wilken, Adams, Hoffman, Lincoln, Elton, Parnell, Donley,               
Leman, Halford                                                                 
                                                                               
Honoring - Lillian Mandregan, Interior Spelling Champion                       
Representative(s) Brice                                                        
Senator(s) Wilken, Miller, Pearce, Mackie, Tim Kelly, Green, Pete              
Kelly, Taylor, Adams, Hoffman, Lincoln, Elton, Parnell, Leman                  
                                                                               
Honoring - Christine Smith, Women of Distinction                               
Representative(s) Brice                                                        
Senator(s) Wilken, Miller, Pearce, Mackie, Tim Kelly, Green, Pete              
Kelly, Taylor, Adams, Hoffman, Lincoln, Elton, Parnell                         
                                                                               
Honoring - Virgie M. King, Women of Distinction                                
Representative(s) Brice                                                        
Senator(s) Wilken, Miller, Pearce, Mackie, Tim Kelly, Green, Pete              
Kelly, Taylor, Adams, Hoffman, Lincoln, Elton, Ellis, Parnell                  
                                                                               
                                                                               

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Honoring - June Ulz, Women of Distinction                                      
Representative(s) Brice                                                        
Senator(s) Wilken, Miller, Pearce, Mackie, Tim Kelly, Green, Pete              
Kelly, Taylor, Adams, Hoffman, Lincoln, Elton, Parnell, Leman                  
                                                                               
Honoring - Coleen Turner, Women of Distinction                                 
Representative(s) Brice                                                        
Senator(s) Wilken, Miller, Pearce, Mackie, Tim Kelly, Green, Pete              
Kelly, Taylor, Adams, Hoffman, Lincoln, Elton, Parnell                         
                                                                               
In Memoriam - Rosemarie McDonald-Budd                                          
Senator(s) Green, Halford, Phillips, Pearce, Mackie, Tim Kelly, Pete           
Kelly, Taylor, Wilken, Adams, Hoffman, Lincoln, Elton, Parnell,                
Leman, Donley                                                                  
                                                                               
In Memoriam - Dianne J. Rostron                                                
Representative(s) Bunde                                                        
Senator(s) Parnell, Pearce, Mackie, Tim Kelly, Green, Pete Kelly,              
Taylor, Wilken, Adams, Hoffman, Lincoln, Elton, Donley, Leman,                 
Halford                                                                        
                                                                               
In Memoriam - Bertha Chris Hulse                                               
Representative(s) Kohring, Ogan, Masek                                         
Senator(s) Halford, Green, Phillips, Pearce, Mackie, Tim Kelly, Pete           
Kelly, Taylor, Wilken, Adams, Hoffman, Lincoln, Elton, Parnell,                
Donley, Leman                                                                  
                                                                               
In Memoriam - Beverly A. Morgan                                                
Representative(s) Foster                                                       
Senator(s) Adams, Pearce, Mackie, Tim Kelly, Green, Pete Kelly,                
Taylor, Wilken, Hoffman, Lincoln, Elton, Parnell, Leman, Halford               
                                                                               
Senator Mackie moved and asked unanimous consent that the                      
citations be adopted. Without objection, the citations were adopted            
and referred to the Secretary for transmittal.                                 
                                                                               
                                                                               

2000-04-14                     Senate Journal                      Page 3093
                             Unfinished Business                             
                                                                               
Senator Halford moved and asked unanimous consent that he be                   
excused from a call of the Senate on April 24. Without objection,              
Senator Halford was excused.                                                   
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                   Recess                                    
                                                                               
Senator Mackie moved and asked unanimous consent that the Senate               
stand in recess to a call of the Chair. Without objection, the Senate          
recessed at 12:48 p.m.                                                         
                                After Recess                                 
                                                                               
The Senate reconvened at 1:59 p.m.                                             
                                                                               
                                                                               
                        Second Reading of Senate Bills                       
                                                                               
SB 192                                                                       
SENATE BILL NO. 192 An Act making and amending capital                         
appropriations and reappropriations and capitalizing funds; and                
providing for an effective date which had been placed at the bottom            
of the calendar (page 3085) was read the second time.                          
                                                                               
Senator Torgerson, Cochair, moved and asked unanimous consent for              
the adoption of the Finance Committee Substitute offered on page               
3077. Senator Pearce called the Senate. The call was satisfied.                
                                                                               
Without objection, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 192(FIN) An Act                      
making and amending appropriations and reappropriations; and                   
providing for an effective date was adopted and read the second                
time.                                                                          
                                                                               
                                                                               

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SB 192                                                                       
Senators Lincoln, Torgerson offered Amendment No. 1:                           
                                                                               
Page 65, line 20:                                                              
	Delete "$789,305"                                                             
	Insert  "$920,537"                                                            
                                                                               
Page 66, following line 17:                                                    
	Insert                                                                        
"Central	  Community Facilities and Equipment	$56,170                          
Gulkana	  Community Facilities and Equipment	$25,000                           
Slana Community Community Facilities and Equipment	$25,005                     
Arctic Village	  Community Facilities and Equipment	$25,057"                   
                                                                               
Senator Lincoln moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 1.                     
Senator Green objected, then withdrew her objection. There being no            
further objections, Amendment No. 1 was adopted.                               
                                                                               
Senators Parnell, Donley offered Amendment No. 2:                              
                                                                               
Page 66, following line 24:                                                    
	Insert a new bill section to read:                                            
   "* Sec. 18.  DEPARTMENT OF LAW.  The unexpended and                       
unobligated general fund balance, not to exceed $250,000, of the               
appropriation made in sec. 43, ch. 84, SLA 1999, page 37, lines 29 -           
30 (Oil and Gas Litigation and Legal Services - $5,658,100) is                 
reappropriated to the Department of Law for costs of oil and gas               
litigation and legal services for the fiscal year ending June 30,              
2001."                                                                         
                                                                               
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                              
                                                                               
Page 67, line 9:                                                               
	Delete "sec. 21"                                                              
	Insert  "sec. 22"                                                             
                                                                               
Senator Parnell moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 2.                     
Without objection, Amendment No. 2 was adopted.                                
                                                                               
                                                                               

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SB 192                                                                       
Amendment No. 3 was not offered.                                               
                                                                               
Senator Lincoln offered Amendment No. 4:                                       
                                                                               
Page 18, following line 14:                                                    
	Insert                                                                        
				 "APPROPRIATION   OTHER                                                    
				        ITEMS	        FUNDS                                                
AHFC Eyak Manor Final Phase	1,600,000	1,600,000                                
of Renovation (Cordova) (ED 35)"                                               
                                                                               
Senator Lincoln moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 4.                     
Senator Torgerson objected.                                                    
                                                                               
The question being: Shall Amendment No. 4 be adopted? The roll                 
was taken with the following result:                                           
                                                                               
CSSB 192(FIN) am                                                               
Second Reading                                                                 
Amendment No. 4                                                                
                                                                               
YEAS:  5   NAYS:  15   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                              
                                                                               
Yeas:  Adams, Ellis, Elton, Hoffman, Lincoln                                   
                                                                               
Nays:  Donley, Green, Halford, Kelly Pete, Kelly Tim, Leman,                   
Mackie, Miller, Parnell, Pearce, Phillips, Taylor, Torgerson, Ward,            
Wilken                                                                         
                                                                               
and so, Amendment No. 4 failed.                                                
                                                                               
Senator Elton offered Amendment No. 5:                                         
                                                                               
Page 40, line 32:                                                              
University of Alaska Southeast Egan Building Classroom Addition                
                                                                               
Under Appropriation Items:                                                     
	Insert 7,642,600                                                              
Under General Funds:                                                           
	Insert 7,642,600                                                              
                                                                               

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SB 192                                                                       
Senator Elton moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 5. Senator               
Parnell objected.                                                              
                                                                               
The question being: Shall Amendment No. 5 be adopted? The roll                 
was taken with the following result:                                           
                                                                               
CSSB 192(FIN) am                                                               
Second Reading                                                                 
Amendment No. 5                                                                
                                                                               
YEAS:  5   NAYS:  15   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                              
                                                                               
Yeas:  Adams, Ellis, Elton, Hoffman, Lincoln                                   
                                                                               
Nays:  Donley, Green, Halford, Kelly Pete, Kelly Tim, Leman,                   
Mackie, Miller, Parnell, Pearce, Phillips, Taylor, Torgerson, Ward,            
Wilken                                                                         
                                                                               
and so, Amendment No. 5 failed.                                                
                                                                               
Senator Ellis offered Amendment No. 6:                                         
                                                                               
Page 18, after line 10:                                                        
	Insert Chugach View Renovation                                                
Under Allocations: 	                                                           
	Insert 4,000,000                                                              
Under Other Funds:                                                             
	Insert 4,000,000                                                              
                                                                               
Renumber following sections accordingly                                        
                                                                               
Senator Ellis moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 6. Senator               
Torgerson objected.                                                            
                                                                               
The question being: Shall Amendment No. 6 be adopted? The roll                 
was taken with the following result:                                           
                                                                               
                                                                               

2000-04-14                     Senate Journal                      Page 3097
SB 192                                                                       
                                                                               
CSSB 192(FIN) am                                                               
Second Reading                                                                 
Amendment No. 6                                                                
                                                                               
YEAS:  5   NAYS:  15   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                              
                                                                               
Yeas:  Adams, Ellis, Elton, Hoffman, Lincoln                                   
                                                                               
Nays:  Donley, Green, Halford, Kelly Pete, Kelly Tim, Leman,                   
Mackie, Miller, Parnell, Pearce, Phillips, Taylor, Torgerson, Ward,            
Wilken                                                                         
                                                                               
and so, Amendment No. 6 failed.                                                
                                                                               
Senator Torgerson offered Amendment No. 7:                                     
                                                                               
Page 1, line 1, following "reappropriations;":                               
	Insert "making appropriations under art. IX, sec. 17(c),                     
Constitution of the State of Alaska, from the constitutional                   
budget reserve fund;"                                                         
                                                                               
Page 66, following line 30:                                                    
	Insert a new bill section to read:                                            
   "* Sec. 19.  CONSTITUTIONAL BUDGET RESERVE FUND.                          
(a)  Amounts equal to the deposits in the budget reserve fund (art.            
IX, sec. 17, Constitution of the State of Alaska) for fiscal year 2000         
that were made from subfunds and accounts other than the operating             
general fund (state accounting system fund number 11100) by                    
operation of art. IX, sec. 17(d), Constitution of the State of Alaska,         
to repay appropriations from the budget reserve fund are appropriated          
from the budget reserve fund to the subfunds and accounts from                 
which they were transferred.                                                   
	(b)  If the unrestricted state revenue available for                          
appropriation in fiscal year 2001 is insufficient to cover the general         
fund appropriations made for fiscal year 2001, the amount necessary            
to balance revenue and general fund appropriations is appropriated             
to the general fund from the budget reserve fund (art. IX, sec. 17,            
Constitution of the State of Alaska).                                          
                                                                               
                                                                               

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SB 192                                                                       
	(c)  The appropriations in (a) and (b) of this section are                    
made under art. IX, sec. 17(c), Constitution of the State of Alaska."          
                                                                               
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                              
                                                                               
Page 67, line 9:                                                               
	Delete "sec. 21"                                                              
	Insert  "sec. 22"                                                             
                                                                               
Senator Torgerson moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 7.                   
Without objection, Amendment No. 7 was adopted.                                
                                                                               
Senator Ward offered Amendment No. 8:                                          
                                                                               
Insert new bill sections to read:                                              
  "* Sec. A.  ALASKA PERMANENT FUND.  The sum of                             
$1,000,000,000 is appropriated from the earnings reserve account (AS           
37.13.145) to the principal of the permanent fund.                             
   * Sec. B.  Section A of this Act takes effect June 30, 2000."             
                                                                               
Senator Ward moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 8.                        
Objections were heard.                                                         
                                                                               
The question being: Shall Amendment No. 8 be adopted? The roll                 
was taken with the following result:                                           
                                                                               
CSSB 192(FIN) am                                                               
Second Reading                                                                 
Amendment No. 8                                                                
                                                                               
YEAS:  4   NAYS:  16   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                              
                                                                               
Yeas:  Green, Halford, Taylor, Ward                                            
                                                                               
Nays:  Adams, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Hoffman, Kelly Pete, Kelly Tim,            
Leman, Lincoln, Mackie, Miller, Parnell, Pearce, Phillips, Torgerson,          
Wilken                                                                         
                                                                               
and so, Amendment No. 8 failed.                                                
                                                                               
                                                                               

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SB 192                                                                       
Senator Lincoln offered Amendment No. 9:                                       
                                                                               
Page 66, following line 30:                                                    
	Insert a new bill section to read:                                            
   "* Sec. 19.  PLANS FOR REUSE OF FORT GREELY.  The sum                     
of $200,000 is appropriated from the general fund to the Department            
of Community and Economic Development for payment as a grant                   
under AS 37.05.315 to the City of Delta Junction for plans for reuse           
of Fort Greely."                                                               
                                                                               
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                              
                                                                               
Page 67, line 9:                                                               
	Delete "sec. 21"                                                              
	Insert  "sec. 22"                                                             
                                                                               
Senator Lincoln moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 9.                     
Senator Tim Kelly objected.                                                    
                                                                               
The question being: Shall Amendment No. 9 be adopted? The roll                 
was taken with the following result:                                           
                                                                               
CSSB 192(FIN) am                                                               
Second Reading                                                                 
Amendment No. 9                                                                
                                                                               
YEAS:  5   NAYS:  15   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                              
                                                                               
Yeas:  Adams, Ellis, Elton, Hoffman, Lincoln                                   
                                                                               
Nays:  Donley, Green, Halford, Kelly Pete, Kelly Tim, Leman,                   
Mackie, Miller, Parnell, Pearce, Phillips, Taylor, Torgerson, Ward,            
Wilken                                                                         
                                                                               
and so, Amendment No. 9 failed.                                                
                                                                               
                                                                               

2000-04-14                     Senate Journal                      Page 3100
SB 192                                                                       
Senator Ellis offered Amendment No. 10:                                        
                                                                               
Page 2, line 9:                                                                
Under Appropriation Items:                                                     
	Delete   $250,000                                                             
	Insert    $1,488,100                                                          
Under Other Funds:                                                             
	Delete   $250,000                                                             
	Insert    $1,488,100                                                          
                                                                               
Senator Ellis moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 10. Senator              
Torgerson objected.                                                            
                                                                               
The question being: Shall Amendment No. 10 be adopted? The roll                
was taken with the following result:                                           
                                                                               
CSSB 192(FIN) am                                                               
Second Reading                                                                 
Amendment No. 10                                                               
                                                                               
YEAS:  5   NAYS:  15   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                              
                                                                               
Yeas:  Adams, Ellis, Elton, Hoffman, Lincoln                                   
                                                                               
Nays:  Donley, Green, Halford, Kelly Pete, Kelly Tim, Leman,                   
Mackie, Miller, Parnell, Pearce, Phillips, Taylor, Torgerson, Ward,            
Wilken                                                                         
                                                                               
and so, Amendment No. 10 failed.                                               
                                                                               
Senator Lincoln offered Amendment No. 11:                                      
                                                                               
                                                                               

2000-04-14                     Senate Journal                      Page 3101
SB 192                                                                       
Page 38, line 30:                                                              
	Under Appropriation Items:                                                    
		Delete "10,897,813"                                                        
		Insert  "11,464,513"                                                       
	Under General Funds:                                                          
		Delete "860,813"                                                           
		Insert  "917,513"                                                          
	Under Other Funds:                                                            
		Delete "10,037,000"                                                        
		Insert  "10,547,000"                                                       
                                                                               
Adjust the funding source information in bill sec. 2 accordingly.              
                                                                               
Page 39, following line 33:                                                    
	Insert                                                                        
			"ALLOCATIONS                                                                
McCarthy Road:	     566,700                                                    
  Kennicott                                                                    
  River East/West                                                              
  Wayside (ED 36)"                                                             
                                                                               
Senator Lincoln moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 11.                    
Senator Torgerson objected.                                                    
                                                                               
The question being: Shall Amendment No. 11 be adopted? The roll                
was taken with the following result:                                           
                                                                               
CSSB 192(FIN) am                                                               
Second Reading                                                                 
Amendment No. 11                                                               
                                                                               
YEAS:  5   NAYS:  15   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                              
                                                                               
Yeas:  Adams, Ellis, Elton, Hoffman, Lincoln                                   
                                                                               
Nays:  Donley, Green, Halford, Kelly Pete, Kelly Tim, Leman,                   
Mackie, Miller, Parnell, Pearce, Phillips, Taylor, Torgerson, Ward,            
Wilken                                                                         
                                                                               
and so, Amendment No. 11 failed.                                               
                                                                               

2000-04-14                     Senate Journal                      Page 3102
SB 192                                                                       
Senator Ellis offered Amendment No. 12:                                        
                                                                               
Page 40, after line 28:                                                        
	Insert University of Alaska Anchorage Consortium Library                      
Under General Funds:                                                           
	Insert $36,000,000                                                            
                                                                               
Renumber following sections accordingly.                                       
                                                                               
Senator Ellis moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 12.                      
Objections were heard.                                                         
                                                                               
The question being: Shall Amendment No. 12 be adopted? The roll                
was taken with the following result:                                           
                                                                               
CSSB 192(FIN) am                                                               
Second Reading                                                                 
Amendment No. 12                                                               
                                                                               
YEAS:  5   NAYS:  15   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                              
                                                                               
Yeas:  Adams, Ellis, Elton, Hoffman, Lincoln                                   
                                                                               
Nays:  Donley, Green, Halford, Kelly Pete, Kelly Tim, Leman,                   
Mackie, Miller, Parnell, Pearce, Phillips, Taylor, Torgerson, Ward,            
Wilken                                                                         
                                                                               
and so, Amendment No. 12 failed.                                               
                                                                               
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. 192(FIN) am was read the third time.                    
                                                                               
The question being: Shall CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 192(FIN)                      
am An Act making and amending appropriations and                               
reappropriations; making appropriations under art. IX, sec. 17(c),             
Constitution of the State of Alaska, from the constitutional budget            
reserve fund; and providing for an effective date pass the Senate?             
The roll was taken with the following result:                                  

2000-04-14                     Senate Journal                      Page 3103
SB 192                                                                       
                                                                               
CSSB 192(FIN) am                                                               
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                  
Effective Dates                                                                
                                                                               
YEAS:  15   NAYS:  5   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                              
                                                                               
Yeas:  Donley, Green, Halford, Kelly Pete, Kelly Tim, Leman,                   
Mackie, Miller, Parnell, Pearce, Phillips, Taylor, Torgerson, Ward,            
Wilken                                                                         
                                                                               
Nays:  Adams, Ellis, Elton, Hoffman, Lincoln                                   
                                                                               
and so, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 192(FIN) am passed the                          
Senate.                                                                        
                                                                               
Senator Mackie moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote                 
on the passage of the bill be considered the vote on the effective             
date clauses. Without objection, it was so ordered.                            
                                                                               
Senator Mackie moved that the constitutional budget reserve fund               
section be adopted.                                                            
                                                                               
The question being: Shall the constitutional budget reserve fund               
section (Article IX, Section 17(c), Constitution of the State of               
Alaska) be adopted? The roll was taken with the following result:              
                                                                               
CSSB 192(FIN) am                                                               
Constitutional Budget Reserve Fund Section                                     
                                                                               
YEAS:  15   NAYS:  5   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                              
                                                                               
Yeas:  Donley, Green, Halford, Kelly Pete, Kelly Tim, Leman,                   
Mackie, Miller, Parnell, Pearce, Phillips, Taylor, Torgerson, Ward,            
Wilken                                                                         
                                                                               
Nays:  Adams, Ellis, Elton, Hoffman, Lincoln                                   
                                                                               
and so, the constitutional budget reserve fund section was adopted,            
and the bill was referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                    
                                                                               
                                                                               

2000-04-14                     Senate Journal                      Page 3104
Senator Mackie moved and asked unanimous consent that the First                
Supplemental Calendar be adopted. Without objection, it was so                 
ordered.                                                                       
                                                                               
                                   Recess                                    
                                                                               
Senator Mackie moved and asked unanimous consent that the Senate               
stand in recess to a call of the Chair. Without objection, the Senate          
recessed at 3:09 p.m.                                                          
                                                                               
                                After Recess                                 
                                                                               
The Senate reconvened at 4:15 p.m.                                             
                                                                               
Senator Phillips called the Senate. President Pearce lifted the call.          
                                                                               
Senator Leman moved and asked unanimous consent that the Senate                
return to Introduction of Guests. Without objection, it was so                 
ordered.                                                                       
                                                                               
                           Messages from the House                           
                                                                               
SB 247                                                                       
Message dated April 14 was read, stating the House passed and                  
returned:                                                                      
                                                                               
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 247(FIN) An Act                                        
relating to eligibility of certain persons who receive                         
veterans benefits for longevity bonus payments; and                            
providing for an effective date.                                               
                                                                               
The bill was referred to the Secretary for enrollment.                         
Message dated April 14 was read, stating the House passed and                  
transmitted for consideration:                                                 
                                                                               
                                                                               

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                  First Reading and Reference of House Bills                 
                                                                               
HB 315                                                                       
HOUSE BILL NO. 315 BY THE HOUSE RULES COMMITTEE                                
BY REQUEST OF THE GOVERNOR, entitled:                                          
                                                                               
An Act relating to elimination of the Alaska                                  
Administrative Journal and instituting public notice                           
requirements on the Alaska Online Public Notice                                
System; amending public notice publication                                     
requirements for certain regulations; and providing                            
for an effective date.                                                         
                                                                               
was read the first time and referred to the Rules Committee.                   
                                                                               
HB 317                                                                       
CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 317(STA) BY THE HOUSE STATE                              
AFFAIRS COMMITTEE, entitled:                                                   
                                                                               
An Act relating to recruitment, selection,                                    
appointment, promotion, and nonretention of state                              
employees and to the duties of the Department of                               
Administration concerning those and other related                              
functions; and providing for an effective date.                                
                                                                               
was read the first time and referred to the Finance Committee.                 
                                                                               
HB 324                                                                       
HOUSE BILL NO. 324 BY THE HOUSE RULES COMMITTEE                                
BY REQUEST OF THE GOVERNOR, entitled:                                          
                                                                               
An Act requiring written consent by the person                                
who is the subject of the information before                                   
releasing personal information contained in motor                              
vehicle records, to comply with 18 U.S.C. 2721; and                            
providing for an effective date.                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

2000-04-14                     Senate Journal                      Page 3106
HB 324                                                                       
was read the first time and referred to the State Affairs and Finance          
Committees.                                                                    
                                                                               
                                                                               
                          Standing Committee Reports                         
                                                                               
SB 120                                                                       
The State Affairs Committee considered SENATE BILL NO. 120                     
An Act relating to qualifications of voters; relating to the                   
registration of voters; relating to election districts and officials;          
relating to election procedures and ballots; relating to special               
procedures for elections; relating to nomination of candidates; relating       
to national elections; relating to special elections and appointments;         
relating to constitutional amendments; relating to election offenses           
and corrupt practices; relating to election pamphlets; relating to the         
deferral of jury service for certain election officials; relating to an        
exemption from the State Procurement Code regarding election                   
ballots; relating to the provision and use of mailing addresses on             
permanent fund dividend applications for election purposes; relating           
to the inclusion of voter registration forms with permanent fund               
dividend applications; making conforming amendments in references              
to election district and chairman; and providing for an effective              
date and recommended it be replaced with                                       
                                                                               
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 120(STA) An Act relating to                            
qualifications of voters, the registration of voters, election                 
districts and officials, the use of state seals and emblems in                 
election campaigns, election procedures and ballots, special                   
procedures for elections, nomination of candidates, national                   
elections, special elections and appointments, constitutional                  
amendments, election offenses and corrupt practices, election                  
pamphlets, the deferral of jury service for certain election                   
officials, an exemption from the State Procurement Code                        
regarding election ballots, the provision and use of mailing                   
addresses on permanent fund dividend applications for                          
election purposes, and the inclusion of voter registration                     
forms with permanent fund dividend applications; relating to                   
                                                                               
                                                                               

2000-04-14                     Senate Journal                      Page 3107
SB 120                                                                       
municipal assembly forms of representation and                                
apportionment; requiring a majority vote for certain offices                   
and providing for a runoff election; making conforming                         
amendments in references to election district and                              
chairman; and providing for an effective date.                                 
                                                                               
Signing no recommendation: Senator Ward, Chair, Senators Wilken,               
Green. Signing do not pass: Senator Elton.                                     
                                                                               
Fiscal note published today from Office of the Governor.                       
                                                                               
The bill was referred to the Finance Committee.                                
                                                                               
SB 207                                                                       
The Judiciary Committee considered SENATE BILL NO. 207 An                      
Act relating to the establishment and enforcement of medical support           
orders for children; and providing for an effective date. Signing do           
pass: Senator Taylor, Chair, Senators Torgerson, Ellis.                        
                                                                               
Previous zero fiscal note.                                                     
                                                                               
The bill was referred to the Finance Committee.                                
                                                                               
SB 221                                                                       
The State Affairs Committee considered SENATE BILL NO. 221                     
An Act relating to recruitment, selection, appointment, and                    
promotion of state employees and the duties of the Department of               
Administration concerning those and other related functions; and               
providing for an effective date. Signing no recommendation: Senator            
Ward, Chair, Senators Elton, Wilken, Green.                                    
                                                                               
Previous zero fiscal note.                                                     
                                                                               
The bill was referred to the Finance Committee.                                
                                                                               
                                                                               

2000-04-14                     Senate Journal                      Page 3108
SB 270                                                                       
The State Affairs Committee considered SENATE BILL NO. 270                     
An Act relating to return of contributed capital, or payment of a              
dividend, to the state by the Alaska Student Loan Corporation; and             
providing for an effective date. Signing no recommendation: Senator            
Ward, Chair, Senator Elton. Signing do pass: Senators Green,                   
Wilken.                                                                        
                                                                               
Previous zero fiscal note.                                                     
                                                                               
The bill was referred to the Finance Committee.                                
                                                                               
SB 292                                                                       
The State Affairs Committee considered SENATE BILL NO. 292                     
An Act relating to public school student immunizations and                     
recommended it be replaced with                                                
                                                                               
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 292(STA) An Act                                        
relating to student immunizations and to information                           
relating to immunizations provided by the                                      
commissioner of health and social services.                                    
                                                                               
Signing no recommendation: Senator Ward, Chair, Senators Wilken,               
Green. Signing do not pass: Senator Elton.                                     
                                                                               
Zero fiscal note published today from Department of Health and                 
Social Services.                                                               
                                                                               
The bill was referred to the Health, Education and Social Services             
Committee.                                                                     
                                                                               
HB 99                                                                        
The Judiciary Committee considered HOUSE BILL NO. 99 An Act                    
relating to sexual assault and the definitions of sexual contact,              
sexual penetration, and legal guardian in AS 11. Signing do pass:              
Senator Taylor, Chair. Signing no recommendation: Senators Halford,            
Ellis, Torgerson.                                                              
                                                                               
                                                                               

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HB 99                                                                        
Fiscal note information forthcoming.                                           
                                                                               
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                  
                                                                               
HB 159                                                                       
The State Affairs Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                   
159(FIN) am An Act permitting certain employees in state                       
correctional facilities or employed in the Department of Corrections           
to convert their credited service under the public employees                   
retirement system to credited service as peace officers. Signing do            
pass: Senator Ward, Chair, Senators Elton, Green. Signing no                   
recommendation: Senator Wilken.                                                
                                                                               
Previous House zero fiscal note.                                               
                                                                               
The bill was referred to the Finance Committee.                                
                                                                               
HB 194                                                                       
The Resources Committee considered HOUSE BILL NO. 194 An                       
Act correcting, in the Alaska Disaster Act, a reference to the former          
oil and hazardous substance release response fund to describe that             
fund by its correct name. Signing do pass: Senator Halford, Chair,             
Senators Taylor, Parnell, Green, Mackie, Lincoln.                              
                                                                               
Fiscal note information forthcoming.                                           
                                                                               
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                  
                                                                               
HB 428                                                                       
The Judiciary Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO.                       
428(FIN) An Act relating to interest on child support overpayments             
that are disbursed to the obligor. Signing do pass: Senator Taylor,            
Chair, Senator Torgerson. Signing no recommendation: Senator Ellis.            
                                                                               
Previous House zero fiscal note.                                               
                                                                               
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.                                  
                                                                               
                                                                               

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SB 248                                                                       
The Rules Committee considered SENATE BILL NO. 248 An Act                      
relating to the financing authority, payment in lieu of tax agreements,        
and tax exemption for assets and projects of the Alaska Industrial             
Development and Export Authority; relating to renaming and                     
contingently repealing the rural development initiative fund within            
the Department of Community and Economic Development, and                      
establishing the rural development initiative fund within the Alaska           
Industrial Development and Export Authority; and providing for an              
effective date. Signing to calendar: Senator Tim Kelly, Chair,                 
Senators Miller, Leman, Pearce, Ellis.                                         
                                                                               
The bill is on todays supplemental calendar.                                   
                                                                               
SB 261                                                                       
The Rules Committee considered SENATE BILL NO. 261 An Act                      
relating to needle stick and sharps injury protections and the use of          
safe needles by health care facilities and health care professionals;          
and providing for an effective date. Signing to calendar: Senator              
Tim Kelly, Chair, Senators Ellis, Miller, Leman, Pearce.                       
                                                                               
The bill is on todays supplemental calendar.                                   
                                                                               
                                                                               
                  Introduction and Reference of Senate Bills                 
                                                                               
SB 310                                                                       
SENATE BILL NO. 310 BY THE SENATE FINANCE                                      
COMMITTEE, entitled:                                                           
                                                                               
An Act providing for and relating to the issuance                             
of general obligation bonds for the purpose of                                 
paying the state cost of school, University of                                 
Alaska, and port and harbor capital projects; and                              
providing for an effective date.                                               
                                                                               
was read the first time and referred to the Finance Committee.                 
                                                                               
                                                                               

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               Consideration of the First Supplemental Calendar              
                                                                               
                        Second Reading of Senate Bills                       
                                                                               
SB 248                                                                       
SENATE BILL NO. 248 An Act relating to the financing authority,                
payment in lieu of tax agreements, and tax exemption for assets and            
projects of the Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority;            
relating to renaming and contingently repealing the rural development          
initiative fund within the Department of Community and Economic                
Development, and establishing the rural development initiative fund            
within the Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority; 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               
3052. Without objection, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 248(FIN) was                   
adopted and read the second time.                                              
                                                                               
Senator Mackie moved and asked unanimous consent that CS FOR                   
SENATE BILL NO. 248(FIN) be placed at the bottom of todays                     
supplemental calendar. Without objection, it was so ordered.                   
                                                                               
SB 261                                                                       
SENATE BILL NO. 261 An Act relating to needle stick and sharps                 
injury protections and the use of safe needles by health care facilities       
and health care professionals; 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               
3078. Without objection, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 261(FIN)                       
An Act relating to needle stick and sharps injury protections and the          
use of safe needles by health care facilities and health care                  
professionals; relating to the vaccination of health care workers              
against diseases transmitted by bloodborne pathogens; and providing            
for an effective date was adopted and read the second time.                    
                                                                               
                                                                               

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SB 261                                                                       
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. 261(FIN) was read the third time.                       
                                                                               
Senators Tim Kelly, Mackie, Lincoln moved and asked unanimous                  
consent that they be shown as cosponsors on the bill. Without                  
objection, it was so ordered.                                                  
                                                                               
Senator Phillips moved and asked unanimous consent that he be                  
allowed to abstain from voting because of a conflict of interest.              
Objections were heard and Senator Phillips was required to vote.               
                                                                               
The question being: Shall CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 261(FIN)                      
An Act relating to needle stick and sharps injury protections and the          
use of safe needles by health care facilities and health care                  
professionals; relating to the vaccination of health care workers              
against diseases transmitted by bloodborne pathogens; and providing            
for an effective date pass the Senate? The roll was taken with the             
following result:                                                              
                                                                               
CSSB 261(FIN)                                                                  
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                  
Effective Date                                                                 
                                                                               
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  1   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                              
                                                                               
Yeas:  Adams, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Halford, Hoffman, Kelly Pete,              
Kelly Tim, Leman, Lincoln, Mackie, Miller, Parnell, Pearce, Phillips,          
Taylor, Torgerson, Ward, Wilken                                                
                                                                               
Nays:  Green                                                                   
                                                                               
and so, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 261(FIN) passed the Senate.                     
                                                                               
Senator Mackie moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote                 
on the passage of the bill be considered the vote on the effective             
date clause. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was             
referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                     
                                                                               

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                        Senate Bills in Second Reading                       
                                                                               
SB 248                                                                       
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 248(FIN), which had been placed at                      
the bottom of the calendar (page 3111), was before the Senate in               
second reading.                                                                
                                                                               
Senator Halford offered Amendment No. 1:                                       
                                                                               
Page 2, line 22:                                                               
	Between a and manner insert competitive                                       
                                                                               
Page 5, line 9:                                                                
	Before manner insert competitive                                              
	Delete authority                                                              
	Insert  state                                                                 
                                                                               
Senator Halford moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 1.                     
Without objection, Amendment No. 1 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. 248(FIN) am was read the third time.                    
                                                                               
The question being: Shall CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 248(FIN)                      
am An Act relating to the financing authority, payment in lieu of              
tax agreements, and tax exemption for assets and projects of the               
Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority; relating to                
renaming and contingently repealing the rural development initiative           
fund within the Department of Community and Economic                           
Development, and establishing the rural development initiative fund            
within the Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority; and             
providing for an effective date pass the Senate? The roll was taken            
with the following result:                                                     
                                                                               
                                                                               

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SB 248                                                                       
                                                                               
CSSB 248(FIN) am                                                               
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                  
Effective Date                                                                 
                                                                               
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  1   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                              
                                                                               
Yeas:  Adams, Donley, Ellis, Elton, Green, Halford, Hoffman, Kelly             
Pete, Leman, Lincoln, Mackie, Miller, Parnell, Pearce, Phillips,               
Taylor, Torgerson, Ward, Wilken                                                
                                                                               
Nays:  Kelly Tim                                                               
                                                                               
and so, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 248(FIN) am passed the                          
Senate.                                                                        
                                                                               
Senator Mackie moved and asked unanimous consent that the vote                 
on the passage of the bill be considered the vote on the effective             
date clause. Without objection, it was so ordered and the bill was             
referred to the Secretary for engrossment.                                     
                                                                               
                                                                               
                             Unfinished Business                             
                                                                               
HB 37                                                                        
President Pearce added a Finance Committee referral to CS FOR                  
HOUSE BILL NO. 37(FIN) An Act relating to restricting sale of                  
cigarettes, to enforcement of certain laws relating to sales of                
cigarettes, and to smoking education and cessation programs                    
administered by the Department of Health and Social Services.                  
                                                                               
The bill was referred to the Finance Committee.                                
                                                                               
                                                                               

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HB 163                                                                       
Senator Ward, Chair, moved and asked unanimous consent that the                
State Affairs Committee referral be waived on CS FOR HOUSE                     
BILL NO. 163(JUD) An Act relating to qualifications of voters;                 
relating to the registration of voters; relating to election districts and     
officials; relating to election procedures and ballots; relating to            
special procedures for elections; relating to nomination of candidates;        
relating to national elections; relating to special elections and              
appointments; relating to constitutional amendments; relating to               
election offenses and corrupt practices; relating to election pamphlets;       
relating to the deferral of jury service for certain election officials;       
relating to an exemption from the State Procurement Code regarding             
election ballots; relating to the provision and use of mailing                 
addresses on permanent fund dividend applications for election                 
purposes; relating to the inclusion of voter registration forms with           
permanent fund dividend applications; relating to financial statements         
by public officials and candidates for public office; making                   
conforming amendments in references to election district,                      
chairman, and similar terms; relating to initiative, referendum, and           
recall petitions; and providing for an effective date. Without                 
objection, the bill was referred to the Finance Committee.                     
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                Announcements                                
                                                                               
Announcements are at the end of the journal.                                   
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                 Engrossment                                 
                                                                               
SB 192                                                                       
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 192(FIN) am An Act making and                           
amending appropriations and reappropriations; making appropriations            
under art. IX, sec. 17(c), Constitution of the State of Alaska, from           
the constitutional budget reserve fund; and providing for an effective         
date was engrossed, signed by the President and Secretary and                  
transmitted to the House for consideration.                                    
                                                                               
                                                                               

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SB 235                                                                       
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 235(FIN) An Act authorizing the                         
exchange of land between the Alaska Railroad Corporation and                   
Eklutna, Inc., between the Alaska Railroad Corporation and the                 
United States Department of the Army and the United States                     
Department of the Air Force, between the Alaska Railroad                       
Corporation and Chugach Alaska Corporation, and between the                    
Alaska Railroad Corporation and the Municipality of Anchorage;                 
authorizing the transfer of land between Alaska Railroad mileposts             
133 and 134 from the Alaska Railroad Corporation to certain named              
individuals; relating to transfers of public land or grants or                 
conveyances of interest in public land among the Alaska Railroad               
Corporation, the Department of Transportation and Public Facilities,           
and the Department of Natural Resources to relocate or widen the               
Seward Highway, to relocate railroad facilities, and to relocate               
adjacent utility facilities from Potter Station to Girdwood; and               
providing for an effective date was engrossed, signed by the                   
President and Secretary and transmitted to the House for                       
consideration.                                                                 
                                                                               
SB 248                                                                       
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 248(FIN) am An Act relating to the                      
financing authority, payment in lieu of tax agreements, and tax                
exemption for assets and projects of the Alaska Industrial                     
Development and Export Authority; relating to renaming and                     
contingently repealing the rural development initiative fund within            
the Department of Community and Economic Development, and                      
establishing the rural development initiative fund within the Alaska           
Industrial Development and Export Authority; and providing for an              
effective date was engrossed, signed by the President and Secretary            
and transmitted to the House for consideration.                                
                                                                               
SB 254                                                                       
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 254(HES) An Act relating to                             
heirloom certificates of marriage was engrossed, signed by the                 
President and Secretary and transmitted to the House for                       
consideration.                                                                 
                                                                               
                                                                               

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SB 259                                                                       
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 259(JUD) An Act relating to crimes                      
and offenses relating to aural representations, recordings, access             
devices, identification documents, impersonation, false reports, and           
computers; and providing for an effective date was engrossed,                  
signed by the President and Secretary and transmitted to the House             
for consideration.                                                             
                                                                               
SB 261                                                                       
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 261(FIN) An Act relating to needle                      
stick and sharps injury protections and the use of safe needles by             
health care facilities and health care professionals; relating to the          
vaccination of health care workers against diseases transmitted by             
bloodborne pathogens; and providing for an effective date was                  
engrossed, signed by the President and Secretary and transmitted to            
the House for consideration.                                                   
                                                                               
HB 130                                                                       
SENATE CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 130(L&C) An Act adding                            
limited liability companies and limited liability partnerships to the          
organizations that can be authorized to practice architecture,                 
engineering, land surveying, and landscape architecture; relating to           
the review of drawings and specifications for compliance with                  
building codes; and relating to state and municipal contracts for              
architectural, engineering, land surveying, and landscape architectural        
services was engrossed, signed by the President and Secretary and              
returned to the House for consideration.                                       
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                  Enrollment                                 
                                                                               
SB 231                                                                       
SENATE BILL NO. 231 An Act naming the Alaska Native                            
Veterans Honor Bridge was enrolled, signed by the President and                
Secretary, Speaker and Chief Clerk and the engrossed and enrolled              
copies transmitted to the Office of the Governor at 8:45 a.m., April           
14, 2000.                                                                      
                                                                               
                                                                               

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                                 Adjournment                                 
                                                                               
Senator Mackie moved and asked unanimous consent that the Senate               
stand in adjournment until 11:00 a.m., April 15, 2000. Without                 
objection, the Senate adjourned at 4:49 p.m.                                   
                                                                               
                                                           Heidi Vogel         
                                               Secretary of the Senate         
                                                                               
                                                            April 2000         

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                                Announcements                                
                                                                               
Americans with Disabilities Act Notice - Persons with disabilities who         
require special accommodation or alternative communication formats to          
access committee meetings may contact the appropriate committee office or      
the Legislative Information Office in their community. Reasonable advance      
notice is needed to accommodate the request. For further information, call     
the ADA Coordinator at 465-3854 Voice/465-4980 TDD.                            
                                                                               
                                                                               
                          SENATE STANDING COMMITTEES                         
+ indicates teleconference                                                     
= indicates bill previously heard/scheduled                                    
                                                                               
                         COMMUNITY & REGIONAL AFFAIRS                        
                                 FAHRENKAMP 203                                
Apr 14                           Friday 1:30 PM                                
	No Meeting Scheduled                                                         
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                                   FINANCE                                   
                               SENATE FINANCE 532                              
Apr 14                           Friday 9:00 AM                                
+=	SB 192APPPROPRIATIONS; CAPITAL BUDGET/REAPPROPS                            
+	SB 280COMMON CARRIER LIQUOR LICENSE                                         
+=	HB 361FEES FOR STATE SERVICE                                               
+	HB 105LICENSING SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY                                  
+	HB 255HOME RULE COMMUNITIES                                                 
+	HB 239UCC SECURED TRANSACTIONS                                              
	Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                             
                                                                               
Apr 14                           Friday 6:00 PM                                
+	HB  98PUB.ASSISTANCE:PROGRAMS/GRANTS/CONTRACTS                              
+	HB 191CHARTER SCHOOLS                                                       
+	HB 344HARDROCK LAND EXCHANGE/ HEALY RR LEASE                                
+	HB 363SALMON PRICE REPORTS/SALE OF FISH                                     
	Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                             
                                                                               
Apr 15                          Saturday 9:00 AM                               
	-- Time Change --                                                            
	SB 207MEDICAL SUPPORT ORDERS FOR CHILDREN                                    
	SB 310BONDS: UA, SCHOOLS, PORTS, HARBORS                                     
	SB 309SUPPLEMENTAL APPROPRIATIONS                                            
	-- Above Bill Rescheduled to 3 PM 4/15 --                                    
	Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                             

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                                   FINANCE                                   
Apr 15                          Saturday 3:00 PM                               
=	HB 272MUNICIPAL TAX: LOW INCOME HOUSING                                     
	HB  25RIVER HABITAT PROTECTION TAX CREDIT                                    
	HB 114REPEAL PROHIBITION ANTLERLESS MOOSE                                    
	HB 204ELK FARMING                                                            
	HB 290STRANDED GAS PIPELINE CARRIERS                                         
	HB 378WORKERS COMP AND WORKER SAFETY                                         
	HB 418PROGRAM RECEIPTS/ADMIN COST CHARGE                                     
	Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                             
=	SB 309SUPPLEMENTAL APPROPRIATIONS                                           
	-- Above Bill Rescheduled from 9AM 4/15 -                                    
                    ----------------------------------------                   
                                                                               
                     HEALTH, EDUCATION & SOCIAL SERVICES                     
                                 BUTROVICH 205                                 
Apr 14                           Friday 1:30 PM                                
+=	SB 205EDUCATION OF EXCEPTIONAL CHILDREN                                    
+	HB 392CONTINUANCES OF CINA HEARINGS                                         
+	HB 253SCHOOL DISCIPLINARY AND SAFETY PROGRAM                                
+	HB 277RETIREMENT BENEFITS FOR REHIRED TEACHERS                              
+=	HB 346SERVICES FOR DISABLED PERSONS                                        
	Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                             
                                                                               
Apr 17                           Monday 1:30 PM                                
	Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                             
	Presentation:  Food Coalition                                                
                    ----------------------------------------                   
                                                                               
                                  JUDICIARY                                  
                                   BELTZ 211                                   
Apr 14                           Friday 1:00 PM                                
	-- Time Change --                                                            
+	SB 199DISCLOSURE OF CRIMINAL HISTORY RECORDS                                
+	HB 292DISCLOSURE OF CRIMINAL HISTORY RECORDS                                
+	HB 428INTEREST ON CHILD SUPPORT OVERPAYMENTS                                
	Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                             
                                                                               
Apr 17                           Monday 1:30 PM                                
+	HB 296UNIFORM PARTNERSHIP ACT                                               
+	HB 369PROPERTY EXEMPTIONS                                                   
	Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                             
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                               LABOR & COMMERCE                              
                                   BELTZ 211                                   
Apr 15                          Saturday 1:30 PM                               
	Confirmation Hearings:                                                       
	Alcoholic Beverage Control Board                                             
	Board of Barbers and Hairdressers                                            
	Board of Certified Real Estate Appraisers                                    
	AK Labor Relations Agency                                                    
	Occupational Safety & Health Review Board                                    
	Personnel Board                                                              
	Board of Marine Pilots                                                       
	AK State Board of Public Accountancy                                         
	Brd for Reg of Architects, Engineers etc                                     
	Board of Veterinary Examiners                                                
	AK Workers Compensation Board                                                
	HB 265ALASKA REGIONAL ECONOMIC ASSIST. PROGRAM                               
=	HB 310ALASKA INSURANCE GUARANTY ASSOCIATION                                 
	HB 337CLAIMS AGAINST PERM FUND DIVIDENDS                                     
	HB 339CFAB LOANS FOR TOURISM & NAT RESOURCES                                 
	HB 398LIFE AND HEALTH INSURANCE GUARANTY ASSN                                
	HB 422WORKERS COMPENSATION:DRUGS & ALCOHOL                                   
	Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                             
                    ----------------------------------------                   
                                                                               
                                  RESOURCES                                  
                                 BUTROVICH 205                                 
Apr 14                           Friday 3:00 PM                                
+=	HB 304CLEAN WATER FUND/DRINKING WATER FUND                                 
+	HB 194DISASTER ASSISTANCE                                                   
	Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                             
                                                                               
Apr 15                          Saturday 2:00 PM                               
	-- Note Time Change --                                                       
	Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                             
                                                                               
Apr 17                           Monday 3:00 PM                                
	HB 432BOARD OF STORAGE TANK ASSISTANCE                                       
	HB 414OIL & GAS CONSERVATION COMMISSION                                      
	SB 308MARINE PASSENGER VESSELS                                               
	HB 206FISH AND GAME LICENSES & TAGS                                          
	HB 349FISH AND GAME/REFUGES/HABITAT & USE AREAS                              
	Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                             
                                                                               
Apr 19                         Wednesday 3:00 PM                               
	Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                             
                                                                               

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                                  RESOURCES                                  
Apr 21                           Friday 3:00 PM                                
	Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                             
                    ----------------------------------------                   
                                                                               
                                    RULES                                    
                                 FAHRENKAMP 203                                
Apr 14                          Friday 11:45 AM                                
	SB 192APPPROPRIATIONS; CAPITAL BUDGET/REAPPROPS                              
                                                                               
Apr 14                           Friday 1:00 PM                                
=	SJR 40MAJORITY VOTE FOR STATEWIDE OFFICES                                   
                                                                               
Apr 15                         Saturday 11:30 AM                               
	-- Upon Adjournment --                                                       
	SB 256PHYSICIAN NEGOTIATIONS WITH HEALTH INSURE                              
	<Above Bill Rescheduled to 4/17>                                             
=	SJR 40MAJORITY VOTE FOR STATEWIDE OFFICES                                   
                                                                               
Apr 17                          Monday 11:30 AM                                
	-- Upon Adjournment --                                                       
=	SB 256PHYSICIAN NEGOTIATIONS WITH HEALTH INSURE                             
	<Bill Rescheduled from 4/15>                                                 
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                                STATE AFFAIRS                                
                                   BELTZ 211                                   
Apr 14                           Friday 3:15 PM                                
	Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled                                             
                                                                               
                               JOINT COMMITTEES                              
                                                                               
                        CONFERENCE COMMITTEE ON HB 225                       
                                   BELTZ 211                                   
Apr 14                           Friday 5:00 PM                                
	-- Time Change --                                                            
	HB 225CAMPAIGN FINANCE AND LEGISLATIVE ETHICS                                
                    ----------------------------------------                   
                                                                               
                   CONFERENCE COMMITTEE ON HB 312 & HB 313                   
                               SENATE FINANCE 532                              
Apr 14                           Friday 5:00 PM                                
	-- Time Change --                                                            
=	HB 312APPROPRIATIONS: OPERATING BUDGET                                      
=	HB 313APPROPRIATIONS: MENTAL HEALTH                                         
                                                                               

2000-04-14                     Senate Journal                      Page 3123
                   CONFERENCE COMMITTEE ON HB 312 & HB 313                   
Apr 15                         Saturday 12:00 PM                               
=	HB 312APPROPRIATIONS: OPERATING BUDGET                                      
=	HB 313APPROPRIATIONS: MENTAL HEALTH                                         
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                          LEGISLATIVE BUDGET & AUDIT                         
                               HOUSE FINANCE 519                               
Apr 19                         Wednesday 12:00 PM