CONFERENCE COMMITTEE ON SB 31A

 

 

August 3, 2005   Hearing Room A

5:00 P.M.             Tape 1

MEMBERS PRESENT:            Sen. Ryan Deckert, Chair

Sen. Richard Devlin

                                                Sen. Ben Westlund

 

MEMBERS EXCUSED:            Rep. Brian Boquist

Rep. R. Tom Butler

Rep. Mark Hass

 

STAFF PRESENT:                  Lizbeth Martin-Mahar, Revenue Officer

Erin Seiler, Committee Assistant

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:

                                                SB 31A – 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

001

Chair Deckert

Opens the meeting at 5:04 p.m. Opens a work session on SB 31A.

SB 31A – WORK SESSION

005

Lizbeth Martin-Mahar

Revenue Officer. Explains SB 31A.

040

Martin-Mahar

Submit and summarizes –A35 amendments (EXHIBIT A). Submits and summarizes Conference Committee Report on –A35 amendments (EXHIBIT B).

105

Martin-Mahar

Clarifies –A35 amendments disconnects from the Federal subsidies for the Medicare prescription drugs plans (EXHIBIT B, Page 2).  

130

Martin-Mahar

Submits revenue impact statement (EXHIBIT C). Explains the SB 31A -A35 State General Fund Revenue Impact Chart (EXHIBIT C, Page 2).

208

Chair Deckert

Recesses the meeting at 5:20 p.m.

209

Chair Deckert

Reconvenes the meeting at 5:40 p.m. Adjourns the meeting at 5:53 p.m.

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. SB 31A, -35A amendments, staff, 52 pp
  2. SB 31A, Conference Committee Report on –A35 amendments, staff, 2 pp
  3. SB 31A, revenue statement, staff, 2 pp