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2019-05-01 Senate Journal

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2019-05-01                     Senate Journal                      Page 0974
HB 39                                                                                                                         
Senators Kawasaki, Gray-Jackson, Olson offered Amendment No. 8:                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
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Adjust fund sources and totals accordingly.                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Senator Kawasaki moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 8.                                                                     
Senator Stedman objected.                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 8 be adopted?" The roll                                                                
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSSSHB 39(FIN) am S                                                                                                         
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 8?                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  6   NAYS:  14   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Begich, Gray-Jackson, Kawasaki, Kiehl, Olson, Wielechowski                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Birch, Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Giessel, Hoffman, Hughes,                                                              
Micciche, Reinbold, Shower, Stedman, Stevens, von Imhof, Wilson                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 8 failed.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                

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Senators Olson, Gray-Jackson, Kawasaki, Costello, Stevens offered                                                               
Amendment No. 9:                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
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     "(c)  It is the intent of the legislature that the Department of                                                           
Education and Early Development immediately distribute the full                                                                 
amount of the appropriation made in sec. 21(c), ch.19, SLA 2018, to                                                             
school districts as appropriated by the legislature."                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Senator Olson moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 9. Senator                                                                
Stedman objected.                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Senator Begich moved and asked unanimous consent to abstain from                                                                
voting due to a conflict of interest. Senator Costello objected and                                                             
Senator Begich was required to vote.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Senator Stedman withdrew his objection to the adoption of                                                                       
Amendment No. 9.                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wilson objected to the adoption of Amendment No. 9.                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 9 be adopted?" The roll                                                                
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSSSHB 39(FIN) am S                                                                                                         
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 9?                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  16   NAYS:  4   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Begich, Birch, Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Giessel, Gray-                                                                 
Jackson, Hoffman, Kawasaki, Kiehl, Micciche, Olson, Stedman,                                                                    
Stevens, von Imhof, Wielechowski                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Hughes, Reinbold, Shower, Wilson                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 9 was adopted.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                

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Senators Gray-Jackson, Kiehl, Begich, Kawasaki, Olson offered                                                                   
Amendment No. 10:                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
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Adjust fund sources and totals accordingly.                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Senator Gray-Jackson moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 10.                                                                
Senator Stedman objected.                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Senators Kawasaki, Olson moved and asked unanimous consent to                                                                   
abstain from voting due to a conflict of interest. Senator Costello                                                             
objected and Senators Kawasaki, Olson were required to vote.                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Senator Hughes moved and asked unanimous consent to abstain from                                                                
voting due to a conflict of interest. Senator von Imhof objected and                                                            
Senator Hughes was required to vote.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Senator Wilson moved and asked unanimous consent to abstain from                                                                
voting due to a conflict of interest. Senator Stedman objected and                                                              
Senator Wilson was required to vote.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 10 be adopted?" The roll                                                               
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSSSHB 39(FIN) am S                                                                                                         
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 10?                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                

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YEAS:  6   NAYS:  14   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Begich, Gray-Jackson, Kawasaki, Kiehl, Olson, Wielechowski                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Birch, Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Giessel, Hoffman, Hughes,                                                              
Micciche, Reinbold, Shower, Stedman, Stevens, von Imhof, Wilson                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 10 failed.                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Senators Kiehl, Begich, Gray-Jackson, Kawasaki, Olson offered                                                                   
Amendment No. 11:                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
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Adjust fund sources and totals accordingly.                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Senator Kiehl moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 11. Senator                                                               
Stedman objected.                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 11 be adopted?" The roll                                                               
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSSSHB 39(FIN) am S                                                                                                         
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 11?                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                

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YEAS:  8   NAYS:  12   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Begich, Gray-Jackson, Hoffman, Kawasaki, Kiehl, Olson,                                                                   
Stevens, Wielechowski                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Birch, Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Giessel, Hughes, Micciche,                                                             
Reinbold, Shower, Stedman, von Imhof, Wilson                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 11 failed.                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Senators Kawasaki, Gray-Jackson, Olson offered Amendment No. 12:                                                                
                                                                                                                                
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"It is the intent of the legislature that the state not transfer from state                                                     
ownership any museum facilities or artifacts of historical or cultural                                                          
significance, except for the purpose of repatriating items taken from                                                           
Alaska Native communities."                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Senator Kawasaki moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 12.                                                                    
Senator Costello objected.                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 12 be adopted?" The roll                                                               
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSSSHB 39(FIN) am S                                                                                                         
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 12?                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  6   NAYS:  14   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Begich, Gray-Jackson, Kawasaki, Kiehl, Olson, Wielechowski                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Birch, Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Giessel, Hoffman, Hughes,                                                              
Micciche, Reinbold, Shower, Stedman, Stevens, von Imhof, Wilson                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 12 failed.                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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Senators Wielechowski, Begich, Gray-Jackson, Kawasaki, Olson                                                                    
offered Amendment No. 13:                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
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"* Sec. 28. DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE. If, after the                                                                              
appropriation from the earnings reserve account (AS 37.13.145(a)) to                                                            
the general fund made in sec. 19(f) of this Act, the unrestricted state                                                         
revenue available for appropriation in fiscal year 2020 is insufficient                                                         
to cover the general fund appropriations that take effect in fiscal year                                                        
2020 that are made in this Act, as passed by the Thirty-First Alaska                                                            
State Legislature in the First Regular Session and enacted into law, the                                                        
general fund appropriations that take effect in fiscal year 2020 that are                                                       
made in a version of HB 40 or a similar bill, as passed by the Thirty-                                                          
First Alaska State Legislature in the First Regular Session and enacted                                                         
into law, and the general fund appropriations that take effect in fiscal                                                        
year 2020 that are made in a version of SB 19 or a similar bill, as                                                             
passed by the Thirty-First Alaska State Legislature in the First Regular                                                        
Session and enacted into law, the Department of Revenue shall limit                                                             
the amount of tax credits a producer may take under AS 43.55.024(i)                                                             
or (j) for each barrel of oil that is taxable under AS 43.55.011(e) and                                                         
produced during the fiscal year ending June 30, 2020, in the amount                                                             
necessary to balance revenue and general fund appropriations that take                                                          
effect in fiscal year 2020 that are made in this Act, as passed by the                                                          

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Thirty-First Alaska State Legislature in the First Regular Session and                                                          
enacted into law, the general fund appropriations that take effect in                                                           
fiscal year 2020 that are made in a version of HB 40 or a similar bill,                                                         
as passed by the Thirty-First Alaska State Legislature in the First                                                             
Regular Session and enacted into law, and the general fund                                                                      
appropriations that take effect in fiscal year 2020 that are made in a                                                          
version of SB 19 or a similar bill, as passed by the Thirty-First Alaska                                                        
State Legislature in the First Regular Session and enacted into law."                                                           
                                                                                                                                
Renumber the following bill sections accordingly.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
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Senator Wielechowski moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 13.                                                                
Senator Costello objected.                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Senator Micciche moved and asked unanimous consent to abstain                                                                   
from voting due to a conflict of interest. Senator Costello objected and                                                        
Senator Micciche was required to vote.                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
Senator Reinbold moved and asked unanimous consent to abstain from                                                              
voting due to a conflict of interest. Senator von Imhof objected and                                                            
Senator Reinbold was required to vote.                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 13 be adopted?" The roll                                                               
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSSSHB 39(FIN) am S                                                                                                         
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 13?                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  6   NAYS:  14   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Begich, Gray-Jackson, Kawasaki, Kiehl, Olson, Wielechowski                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Birch, Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Giessel, Hoffman, Hughes,                                                              
Micciche, Reinbold, Shower, Stedman, Stevens, von Imhof, Wilson                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 13 failed.                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Senators Kawasaki, Begich, Gray-Jackson, Olson offered Amendment                                                                
No. 14:                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
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     "(c)  It is the intent of the legislature that no company receive                                                          
deductible or refundable tax credits greater than $10,000,000 unless                                                            
the company and its contractors have a presence in the state and at                                                             
least 85 percent of the employees of the company and its contractors in                                                         
the state are state residents."                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
Senator Kawasaki moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 14.                                                                    
Senator Costello objected.                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 14 be adopted?" The roll                                                               
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSSSHB 39(FIN) am S                                                                                                         
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 14?                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  6   NAYS:  14   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Begich, Gray-Jackson, Kawasaki, Kiehl, Olson, Wielechowski                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Birch, Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Giessel, Hoffman, Hughes,                                                              
Micciche, Reinbold, Shower, Stedman, Stevens, von Imhof, Wilson                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 14 failed.                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 15 was not offered.                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Senator Birch offered Amendment No. 16:                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
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     Delete "amount authorized under AS 37.13.145(b) for transfer by                                                            
the Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation on June 30, 2019, estimated                                                               
to be $1,944,000,000,"                                                                                                          
     Insert "sum of $750,000,000"                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Senator Birch moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 16. Senator                                                               
Costello objected.                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall Amendment No. 16 be adopted?" The roll                                                               
was taken with the following result:                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSSSHB 39(FIN) am S                                                                                                         
Second Reading                                                                                                                  
Amendment No. 16?                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  3   NAYS:  17   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Birch, Kiehl, von Imhof                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Begich, Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Giessel, Gray-Jackson,                                                                
Hoffman, Hughes, Kawasaki, Micciche, Olson, Reinbold, Shower,                                                                   
Stedman, Stevens, Wielechowski, Wilson                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
and so, Amendment No. 16 failed.                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                

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Senator Shower offered Amendment No. 17:                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
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     "(i)  The sum of $1,160,903,900 is appropriated from the general                                                           
fund to the public education fund (AS 14.17.300) for the purpose of                                                             
funding public schools under AS 14.17.410(b) for the fiscal year                                                                
ending June 30, 2020. It is the intent of the legislature that school                                                           
districts in the state be consolidated from 54 school districts in the                                                          
state to 18 school districts in the state and that the consolidation occur                                                      
in regional educational attendance areas to include communities in                                                              
which common geographic or cultural needs exist, as determined by                                                               
the Department of Education and Early Development. It is the intent of                                                          
the legislature that the Department of Education and Early                                                                      
Development apply the decrement of $11,700,000 proportionately to                                                               
administrative costs associated with each of the 54 school districts. It                                                        
is the intent of the legislature that the Department of Education and                                                           
Early Development complete a consolidation plan by September 30,                                                                
2019, and complete implementation of the consolidation plan by                                                                  
July 1, 2020."                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Reletter the following subsections accordingly.                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
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are"                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                

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Senator Shower moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 17.                                                                      
Senator Stedman objected.                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Senator Shower moved and asked unanimous consent to withdraw                                                                    
Amendment No. 17. Without objection, Amendment No. 17 was                                                                       
withdrawn.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Senator Shower offered Amendment No. 18:                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
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"It is the intent of the legislature that the position of Director,                                                             
Subsistence Division, Department of Fish and Game be funded at                                                                  
$195,600 and remain within the Department of Fish and Game and not                                                              
be transferred to the Office of Management and Budget."                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Senator Shower moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 18.                                                                      
Senator Stedman objected.                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Senator Shower moved and asked unanimous consent to withdraw                                                                    
Amendment No. 18. Without objection, the amendment was                                                                          
withdrawn.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 19 was not offered.                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Senator Shower offered Amendment No. 20:                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
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     "(i)  The sum of $65,632,410 is appropriated from the general                                                              
fund to the public education fund (AS 14.17.300) for the purpose of                                                             
funding transportation of students under AS 14.09.010 for the fiscal                                                            
year ending June 30, 2020. It is the intent of the legislature that the                                                         

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Department of Education and Early Development implement a bus                                                                   
logistics plan that increases efficiency of school transportation using                                                         
an airline or other private sector hub and spoke type model to                                                                  
maximize efficiency, eliminate redundancy, and substantially lower                                                              
operating costs."                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Reletter the following subsections accordingly.                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
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     Insert "5(d), ch. 6, SLA 2018, and sec. 27(c), ch. 19, SLA 2018,                                                           
are"                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
Senator Shower moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 20.                                                                      
Senator Stedman objected.                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Senator Shower moved and asked unanimous consent to withdraw                                                                    
Amendment No. 20. Without objection, Amendment No. 20 was                                                                       
withdrawn.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Amendment No. 21 was not offered.                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Senator Micciche offered Amendment No. 22:                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
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Senator Micciche moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 22.                                                                    
Senator Stedman objected.                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Senator Micciche moved and asked unanimous consent to withdraw                                                                  
Amendment No. 22. Without objection, Amendment No. 22 was                                                                       
withdrawn.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                

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Senator Micciche offered Amendment No. 23:                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
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"Senior and Disabilities                                                                                                      
    Medicaid Services          524,968,700    231,076,900    293,891,800                                                      
 Senior and                                                                                                                     
       Disabilities 524,968,700                                                                                                 
  Medicaid Services"                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
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     Delete "481,050,800"                                                                                                     
     Insert "249,973,900"                                                                                                     
     Delete "1,604,309,100"                                                                                                   
     Insert "1,310,417,300"                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
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Senator Micciche moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 23.                                                                    
Senator Stedman objected.                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Senator Micciche moved and asked unanimous consent to withdraw                                                                  
Amendment No. 23. Without objection, Amendment No. 23 was                                                                       
withdrawn.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Senator Shower offered Amendment No. 24:                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
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                                       "APPROPRIATION        GENERAL      OTHER                                                 
                      ALLOCATIONS           ITEMS          FUNDS       FUNDS                                                    
         * * * * *                                          * * * * *                                                          
     * * * * * Executive Branch-wide Unallocated Appropriations * * * * *                                                      
         * * * * *                                          * * * * *                                                          
Executive Branch-wide                      -7,500,000          -7,500,000                                                     
 Unallocated Reduction                                                                                                        
 Executive Branch-wide   -7,500,000                                                                                             
  Unallocated Reduction                                                                                                         

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It is the intent of the legislature to seek efficiencies and promote                                                            
accurate budgeting within departments through correct accounting of                                                             
necessary personnel positions. It is the intent of the legislature that this                                                    
appropriation be applied to vacant, funded positions across all                                                                 
departments statewide that have been vacant for more than 180                                                                   
consecutive days."                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
Adjust fund sources and totals accordingly.                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
Senator Shower moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 24.                                                                      
Senator Stedman objected.                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Senator Shower moved and asked unanimous consent to withdraw                                                                    
Amendment No. 24. Without objection, Amendment No. 24 was                                                                       
withdrawn.                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Senator Stedman offered Amendment No. 25:                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
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     Delete "48,449,800"                                                                                                      
     Insert "48,496,400"                                                                                                      
     Delete "16,539,700"                                                                                                      
     Insert "16,583,200"                                                                                                      
     Delete "31,910,100"                                                                                                      
     Insert "31,913,200"                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
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     Delete "2,156,700"                                                                                                         
     Insert "2,203,300"                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
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     Delete "31,644,300"                                                                                                        
     Insert "31,647,400"                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                
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     Delete "8,491,000"                                                                                                         
     Insert "8,534,500"                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                
Adjust fund sources and totals accordingly.                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                

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Senator Stedman moved for the adoption of Amendment No. 25.                                                                     
Senator Costello objected, then withdrew her objection. There being                                                             
no further objection, Amendment No. 25 was adopted.                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
SENATE CS FOR CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR HOUSE                                                                               
BILL NO. 39(FIN) am S was automatically in third reading.                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Senators Kiehl, Begich, Hughes moved and asked unanimous consent                                                                
to abstain from voting due to a conflict of interest. Senator Costello                                                          
objected and Senators Kiehl, Begich, Hughes were required to vote.                                                              
                                                                                                                                
The question being: "Shall SENATE CS FOR CS FOR SPONSOR                                                                         
SUBSTITUTE FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 39(FIN) am S "An Act                                                                              
making appropriations for the operating and loan program expenses of                                                            
state government and for certain programs; capitalizing funds;                                                                  
amending appropriations; making supplemental appropriations and                                                                 
reappropriations; and providing for an effective date" pass the                                                                 
Senate?" The roll was taken with the following result:                                                                          
                                                                                                                                
SCS CSSSHB 39(FIN) am S                                                                                                         
Third Reading - Final Passage                                                                                                   
Effective Dates                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                
YEAS:  19   NAYS:  1   EXCUSED:  0   ABSENT:  0                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
Yeas:  Begich, Birch, Bishop, Coghill, Costello, Giessel, Gray-                                                                 
Jackson, Hoffman, Hughes, Kawasaki, Micciche, Olson, Reinbold,                                                                  
Shower, Stedman, Stevens, von Imhof, Wielechowski, Wilson                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Nays:  Kiehl                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
and so, SENATE CS FOR CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR                                                                             
HOUSE BILL NO. 39(FIN) am S passed the Senate.                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                
Senator Costello moved and asked unanimous consent the vote on the                                                              
passage of the bill be considered the vote on the effective date clauses.                                                       
Without objection, it was so ordered.