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2003-05-16 Senate Journal

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2003-05-16                     Senate Journal                      Page 1476
SB 202                                                                                            
Senator Ben Stevens requested that the reconsideration on CS FOR                                    
SENATE BILL NO. 202(FIN) "An Act relating to school                                                 
transportation; relating to the base student allocation used in the                                 
formula for state funding of public education; and providing for an                                 
effective date" be taken up. The bill was before the Senate on                                      
reconsideration.                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Guess moved and asked unanimous consent that the Senate                                     
return to second reading for the purpose of rescinding its previous                                 
action in failing to adopt Amendment No. 2. Without objection, the                                  
bill was returned to second reading.                                                                
                                                                                                    
Senator Guess moved and asked unanimous consent that the Senate                                     
rescind its action in failing to adopt Amendment No. 2. Objections                                  
were heard.                                                                                         
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall the Senate rescind its action in failing to                              
adopt Amendment No. 2?" The roll was taken with the following                                       
result:                                                                                             
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

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CSSB 202(FIN)                                                                                       
Second Reading                                                                                      
Rescind action in failing to adopt Amendment No. 2?                                                 
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  8   NAYS:  12   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Davis, Ellis, Elton, French, Guess, Hoffman, Lincoln, Olson                                  
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Bunde, Cowdery, Dyson, Green, Ogan, Seekins, Stevens B,                                      
Stevens G, Taylor, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                      
                                                                                                    
and so, the motion failed.                                                                          
                                                                                                    
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 202(FIN) was automatically in third                                          
reading on reconsideration.                                                                         
                                                                                                    
Senator Hoffman moved and asked unanimous consent that the Senate                                   
return to second reading for the purpose of rescinding its previous                                 
action in failing to adopt Amendment No. 4. Without objection, the                                  
bill was returned to second reading.                                                                
                                                                                                    
Senator Hoffman moved and asked unanimous consent that the Senate                                   
rescind its action in failing to adopt Amendment No. 4. Objections                                  
were heard.                                                                                         
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall the Senate rescind its action in failing to                              
adopt Amendment No. 4?" The roll was taken with the following                                       
result:                                                                                             
                                                                                                    
CSSB 202(FIN)                                                                                       
Second Reading                                                                                      
Rescind action in failing to adopt Amendment No. 4?                                                 
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  9   NAYS:  11   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Davis, Ellis, Elton, French, Guess, Hoffman, Lincoln, Olson,                                 
Taylor                                                                                              
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Bunde, Cowdery, Dyson, Green, Ogan, Seekins, Stevens B,                                      
Stevens G, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                              
                                                                                                    
and so, the motion failed.                                                                          
                                                                                                    

2003-05-16                     Senate Journal                      Page 1478
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 202(FIN) was automatically in third                                          
reading on reconsideration.                                                                         
                                                                                                    
Senator Taylor moved and asked unanimous consent that the Senate                                    
return to second reading for the purpose of rescinding its previous                                 
action in failing to adopt Amendment No. 3. Without objection, the                                  
bill was returned to second reading.                                                                
                                                                                                    
Senator Taylor moved and asked unanimous consent that the Senate                                    
rescind its action in failing to adopt Amendment No. 3. Objections                                  
were heard.                                                                                         
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall the Senate rescind its action in failing to                              
adopt Amendment No. 3?" The roll was taken with the following                                       
result:                                                                                             
                                                                                                    
CSSB 202(FIN)                                                                                       
Second Reading                                                                                      
Rescind action in failing to adopt Amendment No. 3?                                                 
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  9   NAYS:  11   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Davis, Ellis, Elton, French, Guess, Hoffman, Lincoln, Olson,                                 
Taylor                                                                                              
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Bunde, Cowdery, Dyson, Green, Ogan, Seekins, Stevens B,                                      
Stevens G, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                                              
                                                                                                    
and so, the motion failed.                                                                          
                                                                                                    
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 202(FIN) was automatically in third                                          
reading on reconsideration.                                                                         
                                                                                                    
Senator Hoffman moved and asked unanimous consent that the bill be                                  
returned to second reading for the purpose of a specific amendment,                                 
that being Amendment No. 5. Without objection, the bill was returned                                
to second reading.                                                                                  
                                                                                                    
Senator Hoffman offered Amendment No. 5:                                                            
                                                                                                    
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Senator Hoffman moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 5.                                          
Senator Wilken objected.                                                                            
                                                                                                    
Senator Ellis rose to a point of order regarding proceedings. President                             
Therriault cautioned members to proceed in order.                                                   
                                                                                                    
Senator Ellis called the Senate. The call was satisfied.                                            
                                                                                                    
Senator Hoffman moved to withdraw Amendment No. 5. Senator                                          
Taylor objected.                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 5 be withdrawn?" The roll                                  
was taken with the following result:                                                                
                                                                                                    
CSSB 202(FIN)                                                                                       
Second Reading                                                                                      
Withdraw Amendment No. 5?                                                                           
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  13   NAYS:  7   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Dyson, French, Green, Hoffman, Ogan,                                         
Seekins, Stevens B, Stevens G, Therriault, Wagoner, Wilken                                          
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Davis, Ellis, Elton, Guess, Lincoln, Olson, Taylor                                           
                                                                                                    
and so, Amendment No. 5 was withdrawn.                                                              
                                                                                                    
CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 202(FIN) was automatically in third                                          
reading on reconsideration.                                                                         
                                                                                                    
The question to be reconsidered: "Shall CS FOR SENATE BILL NO.                                      
202(FIN) "An Act relating to school transportation; relating to the base                            
student allocation used in the formula for state funding of public                                  
education; and providing for an effective date" pass the Senate?" The                               
roll was taken with the following result:                                                           
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

2003-05-16                     Senate Journal                      Page 1480
CSSB 202(FIN)                                                                                       
Third Reading - On Reconsideration                                                                  
Effective Date                                                                                      
                                                                                                    
YEAS:  17   NAYS:  3   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                   
                                                                                                    
Yeas:  Bunde, Cowdery, Davis, Dyson, Ellis, Elton, French, Green,                                   
Guess, Hoffman, Ogan, Olson, Seekins, Stevens B, Stevens G,                                         
Wagoner, Wilken                                                                                     
                                                                                                    
Nays:  Lincoln, Taylor, Therriault                                                                  
                                                                                                    
Taylor changed from "Yea" to "Nay".                                                                 
                                                                                                    
and so, CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 202(FIN) passed the Senate on                                        
reconsideration.                                                                                    
                                                                                                    
Senator Ben Stevens 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.