CONFERENCE COMMITTEE ON SB 863A

 

 

July 21, 2005 Hearing Room C

11:30 A.M.             Tape 1

 

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:            Sen. Charlie Ringo, Chair

                                                Sen. Floyd Prozanski

                                                Sen. Charles Starr

                                                Rep. Robert Ackerman

                                                Rep. Bill Garrard

                                                Rep. Derrick Kitts

 

 

STAFF PRESENT:                  Judith Callens, Committee Administrator

Katie Lowry, Committee Assistant

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:        

SB 863A – 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

005

Chair Ringo

Calls the meeting to order at 11:30 a.m. and opens a work session on SB 863A.

SB 863A – WORK SESSION

008

Judith Callens

Committee Administrator. Explains the conference committee report to SB 863A.

021

Callens

Reads language that would be instituted by passing the committee report.

035

Chair Ringo

MOTION:  Moves SB 863A to the floor with the recommendation that the House RECEDE from House amendments dated 06/28/05 and REPASS the Measure.

038

Rep. Garrard

Expresses displeasure for recent decisions made by the Washington County Farm Bureau. Explains that is partially why this bill was amended in the House committee. Expresses support for the original bill.

044

Sen. C. Starr

States a possible conflict of interest. Believes this is good policy. Expresses support for reinstating the original bill and removing the House amendments.

052

 

VOTE:  6-0-0

AYE:            In a roll call vote, all members present vote Aye.

 

Chair Ringo

The motion CARRIES.

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

058

Chair Ringo

Closes the work session on SB 863A and adjourns the meeting at 11:35 a.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

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