CONFERENCE COMMITTEE ON SB 297B

 

 

August 25, 2003   Hearing Room 357

2:30 p.m. Tape 3

 

MEMBERS PRESENT: Sen. John Minnis, Chair

Rep. Robert Ackerman

Sen. Charlie Ringo

Rep. Max Williams

 

MEMBER ABSENT                     Rep. Gordon Anderson

 

 

STAFF PRESENT:                  Bill Taylor, Counsel

                                                Patsy Wood, Office Coordinator

 

 

MEASURE/ISSUES HEARD:            SB 297B Work Session

 

 

 

These minutes are in compliance with Senate and House Rules.  Only text enclosed in quotation marks reports a speaker’s exact words.  For complete contents, please refer to the tapes.

 

TAPE/#

Speaker

Comments

TAPE 3, A

004

Chair Minnis

Calls the meeting to order at 4:04 p.m. and opens a work session on SB 297B.

SB 297 B WORK SESSION

006

Bill Taylor

Committee counsel.  Explains the B22 and B29 amendments to SB 297 which requires insurer to apply all sums covered by general liability insurance policy unaffected by other insurance that may provide coverage for same environmental claim (EXHIBITS A & B).

024

Chair Minnis

Says the B27 amendments are superceded by the B30 amendments (EXHIBITS C & D)

026

Taylor

Clarifies the intent of the B30 amendments.

032

Sen. Ringo

MOTION:  Moves to ADOPT SB 297-B22 amendments dated 8/4/03.

 

 

VOTE:  4-0-1

ABSENT:  1 - Anderson

035

Chair Minnis

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

036

Sen. Ringo

MOTION:  Moves to ADOPT SB 297-B29 amendments dated 8/21/03.

 

 

VOTE:  4-0-1

ABSENT:  1 - Anderson

037

Chair Minnis

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

038

Sen. Ringo

MOTION:  Moves to ADOPT SB 297-B30 amendments dated 8/22/03.

 

 

VOTE:  4-0-1

ABSENT:  1 - Anderson

040

Chair Minnis

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

041

Sen. Ringo

MOTION:  Moves SB 297 to the floor with the recommendation that the Senate CONCUR in House amendments dated 7/16/03 and that the bill be FURTHER AMENDED by the B22, B29 and B30 amendments and the measure be REPASSED.

 

 

VOTE:  4-0-1

ABSENT:  1 - Anderson

053

Chair Minnis

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

REP. ACKERMAN AND SEN. RINGO will lead discussion on the floor.

059

Chair Minnis

Closes the work session on SB 297B and adjourns the meeting at 4:10 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

A – SB 297B, B22 amendments dated 8/4/03 submitted by staff, 1 p

B – SB 297B, B29 amendments dated 8/19/03 submitted by staff, 2pp

C – SB 297B, B30 amendments dated 8/21/03 submitted by staff, 1 p

D – SB 297B, B27 amendments dated 8/21/03 submitted by staff, 3 pp