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2015-04-15 Senate Journal

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2015-04-15                     Senate Journal                      Page 1007
HB 158                                                                                                                        
The Finance Committee considered CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                                                              
NO. 158(FIN) "An Act relating to a refined fuel surcharge; relating to                                                          
the motor fuel tax; relating to a qualified dealer license; and providing                                                       
for an effective date" and recommended it be replaced with                                                                      
                       SENATE CS FOR CS FOR HOUSE BILL                                                                         
          NO. 158(FIN)                                                                                                          
and further recommended the adoption of a Finance Committee Letter                                                              
of Intent:                                                                                                                      

2015-04-15                     Senate Journal                      Page 1008
                               Letter of Intent                                                                                
                              SCS CSHB 158(FIN)                                                                                
It is the intent of the Alaska State Legislature that the report required                                                       
by AS 46.08.060(a) be provided to the Legislature not later than the                                                            
10th day following the convening of each regular session and to                                                                 
include a comprehensive summary of department activities concerning                                                             
the Prevention Account including                                                                                                
    A. Public outreach and education efforts to reduce the risk of spills.                                                      
    B. Performance measures relating to spill prevention and response                                                           
       to spills of non-crude products.                                                                                         
     C. Details of spill cleanup efforts including cost and the use of in-                                                     
       house personnel.                                                                                                         
    D. Specific information for each spill cleanup on cost recovery                                                             
       efforts and results.                                                                                                     
    E. Summary of policy guidelines for determination of appropriate                                                            
       cost recovery decisions.                                                                                                 
Signing no recommendation: Senator MacKinnon, Cochair; Senators                                                                 
Bishop, Olson, Hoffman. Signing do pass: Senator Micciche. Signing                                                              
do not pass: Senator Dunleavy.                                                                                                  
The following fiscal information was published today:                                                                           
     Fiscal Note No. 4, Department of Revenue                                                                                   
     Fiscal Note No. 5, Senate Finance Committee                                                                                
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                                                  
     Fiscal Note No. 1, zero, Department of Environmental                                                                       
The bill was referred to the Rules Committee.