SENATE COMMITTEE ON COMMERCE

 

 

June 02, 2005                                                                                                         Hearing Room C

3:10 P.M.                                                                                                                               Tape 69

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:         Sen. Floyd Prozanski, Chair

Sen. Roger Beyer, Vice-Chair

Sen. Ginny Burdick

Sen. Doug Whitsett

 

MEMBER EXCUSED:          Sen. Charlie Ringo

 

MEMBER VISITING:                       President Peter Courtney

 

 

STAFF PRESENT:                 Anna Braun, Committee Administrator

Katie Lowry, Committee Assistant

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:        

                                                SB 446 – Work Session

                                                SB 968 – 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 69, A

005

Chair Prozanski

Calls the meeting to order at 3:45 p.m. Makes opening remarks regarding agenda. States that SB 968 will be heard and then the committee will be recessed until 5:00 p.m., at which time SB 446 will be heard.

015

Chair Prozanski

Thanks Anna Braun, Committee Administrator, for her hard work on the committee.

021

Chair Prozanski

Opens work session on SB 968.

SB 968 – WORK SESSION

023

Anna Braun

Committee Administrator. Submits and explains the -7 amendments to SB 968 (EXHIBIT A).

031

Chair Prozanski

Asks if Mr. Marquee if he would like to testify.

035

Sen. Beyer

MOTION:  Moves to ADOPT SB 968-7 amendments dated 05/26/05.

040

 

VOTE:  4-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Ringo

 

Chair Prozanski

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

041

Sen. Beyer

MOTION:  Moves SB 968 to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

043

Sen. Beyer

Explains courtesy vote.

056

Sen. Whitsett

Explains courtesy vote.

062

Chair Prozanski

Thanks members for their discussion and courtesy votes. Discusses HB 2995 (2005).

072

 

VOTE:  4-0-1

EXCUSED:  1 - Ringo

 

Chair Prozanski

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. PROZANSKI will lead discussion on the floor.

076

Chair Prozanski

Recesses meeting at 3:56 p.m. until 5:05 p.m.

079

Chair Prozanski

Calls meeting back to order at 5:10 p.m. and opens work session on SB 446.

SB 446 – WORK SESSION

 

Anna Braun

Committee Administrator. Submits the -10 amendments (EXHIBIT B) and the -11 amendments (EXHIBIT C) to SB 446.

082

Sen. Beyer

MOTION:  Moves SB 446 to the floor with a DO PASS recommendation and BE REFERRED to the committee on Rules.

085

 

VOTE:  3-0-2

EXCUSED:  2 - Ringo, Whitsett

 

Chair Prozanski

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

086

Chair Prozanski

States that the record should reflect that Sen. Beyer, Sen. Prozanski, and Sen. Burdick were the members present that voted on SB 446.

090

Chair Prozanski

Closes work session on SB 446 and adjourns meeting at 5:11 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. SB 968, -7 amendments, staff, 13 pp
  2. SB 446, -10 amendments, staff, 15 pp
  3. SB 446, -11 amendments, staff, 14 pp