SENATE COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY

 

 

March 02, 2005                                                                                                   Hearing Room 343

1:00 P.M.                                                                                                                               Tape 53

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:         Sen. Ginny Burdick, Chair

Sen. Charles Starr, Vice-Chair

Sen. Roger Beyer

Sen. Floyd Prozanski

Sen. Charlie Ringo

Sen. Vicki Walker

Sen. Doug Whitsett

 

STAFF PRESENT:                 William E. Taylor, Counsel

Dale Penn, Committee Assistant

 

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:

                                                SB 252 – Work Session

                                                SB 218 – Work Session

                                                SB 217 – 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 53, A

003

Chair Burdick

Calls the meeting to order at 1:21 p.m. and opens a work session on SB 252.

SB 252 – WORK SESSION

009

Chair Burdick

Puts over SB 252 until the meeting on March 3, 2005.

015

Chair Burdick

Closes the work session on SB 252 and opens a work session on SB 218.

SB 218 – WORK SESSION

017

William E. Taylor

Counsel.  Describes SB 218 relating to criminal conduct directed at public servants.  Introduces the -1 amendment (EXHIBIT A).

031

Sen. Prozanski

MOTION:  Moves to ADOPT SB 218-1 amendments dated 2/8/05.

 

 

VOTE:  5-0-2

EXCUSED:  2 - Ringo, Walker

035

Chair Burdick

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

037

Sen. Prozanski

MOTION:  Moves SB 218A to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

 

 

VOTE:  5-0-2

EXCUSED:  2 - Ringo, Walker

041

Chair Burdick

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

SEN. PROZANSKI will lead discussion on the floor.

042

Chair Burdick

Closes the work session on SB 218 and goes into recess at 1:25 p.m.

045

Chair Burdick

Reconvenes the meeting at 1:30 p.m. and opens a work session on SB 217.

SB 217 – WORK SESSION

 

050

 

William E. Taylor

Counsel.  Describes SB 217 relating to changing the term “deviate sexual intercourse” to “oral or anal sexual intercourse.”  Introduces the -1 amendment (EXHIBIT B).

060

Sen. Prozanski

MOTION:  Moves to ADOPT SB 217-1 amendments dated 2/28/05.

 

 

VOTE:  7-0-0

063

Chair Burdick

Hearing no objection, declares the motion CARRIED.

065

Sen. Prozanski

MOTION:  Moves SB 217A to the floor with a DO PASS AS AMENDED recommendation.

073

Chair Burdick

VOTE:  4-3-0

AYE:               4 - Prozanski, Ringo, Walker, Burdick

NAY:               3 - Beyer, Starr C., Whitsett

074

Chair Burdick

The motion CARRIES.

SEN. BURDICK will lead discussion on the floor.

079

Chair Burdick

Closes the work session on SB 217 and adjourns the meeting at 1:45 p.m.

 

 

 

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. SB 218, -1 amendment, staff, 1 p
  2. SB 217, -1 amendment, staff, 1 p