HOUSE COMMITTEE ON ELECTIONS AND RULES

 

 

August 2, 2005   Hearing Room C

3:45 P.M.           Tape 73

 

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:            Rep. Derrick Kitts, Chair

                                                Rep. Paul Holvey, Vice-Chair

                                                Rep. Kim Thatcher, Vice-Chair

                                                Rep. Billy Dalto

                                                Rep. Debi Farr

                                                Rep. Mitch Greenlick

                                                Rep. Steve March

 

 

STAFF PRESENT:                  Janet Adkins, Committee Administrator

Kellie Whiting, Committee Assistant

 

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:        

                                                 Consideration of proposed amendment to House Rule 9.30 –

                                                  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 1, A

002

Chair Kitts

Calls the meeting to order at 3:56 p.m. and opens a work session on consideration of proposed amendment to House Rule 9.30.

CONSIDERATION OF PROPOSED AMENDMENT TO HOUSE RULE 9.30 - WORK SESSION

019

Rep. Greenlick 

MOTION:  Moves the amendments to House Rule 9.30. 

027

Janet Adkins

Committee Administrator.  Explains the proposed amendment to House Rule 9.30 (EXHIBIT A)

033

Chair Kitts

Explains the motion made by Rep. Greenlick.   

040

Rep. March

Notes opposition and reasons thereof.    

051

Rep. Greenlick

Expresses concern over the proposed amendments and notes his opposition. 

064

Rep. March

MOTION:   Moves the previous question.

065

Rep. Kitts

Asks the clerk to call roll. 

065

 

Rep. Dalto joins the committee.

066

Rep. March

Withdraws the motion to move the previous question for the purpose of allowing Rep. Dalto to enter discussion. 

068

Chair Kitts

Allows the motion to be withdrawn and asks Rep. Dalto for any discussion. 

070

Rep. Dalto

Notes concern over the rule change. 

077

Chair Kitts

Asks the clerk to call roll.

078

VOTE

VOTE:  4-3-0

AYE:     4 - Dalto, Farr, Thatcher, Kitts

NAY:     3 - Greenlick, Holvey, March

 

Chair Kitts

The motion CARRIES.

085

Chair Kitts

Closes the work session on consideration of proposed amendment to House Rule 9.30 and adjourns the meeting at 4:15 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

A.  House Rules, proposed amendment to House Rule 9.30 , staff, 1 p