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Senate Chamber, Cherberg Building, Olympia, Wednesday, March 21, 2001
The Senate was called to order at 10:00 a.m. by President Owen. The Secretary called the roll and announced to the President that all Senators were present except Senators Gardner, Hochstatter, Long and Oke. On motion of Senator Honeyford, Senators Hochstatter, Long and Oke were excused. On motion of Senator Eide, Senator Gardner was excused.
The Sergeant at Arms Color Guard, consisting of Pages Mallory Hagel and Casey Eikum, presented the Colors. Reverend Howard Ullery, pastor of the Lacey Community Church, offered the prayer.
On motion of Senator Betti Sheldon, the reading of the Journal of the previous day was dispensed with and it was approved.
INTRODUCTION AND FIRST READING
SB 6150 by Senators Thibaudeau, Franklin, Deccio and Kohl-Welles
AN ACT Relating to disclosure of beneficial interests in drugs or products administered or provided to human subjects participating in human subjects research; and adding a new section to chapter 70.02 RCW.
Referred to Committee on Health and Long-Term Care.
On motion of Senator Betti Sheldon, the following bills, which were on the second reading calendar, were referred to the Committee on Rules:
SB 5001 f Initiative/referendum paper
SB 5033 Personnel file inspection
SB 5062 Public works job order contract
SB 5066 f Consumer loan companies
SB 5067 f Alien banks
SB 5132 f Com telephone solicitation
SB 5146 f LEOFF plan 2
SB 5152 f Retirement benefits board
SB 5153 f Retirement systems
SB 5155 f Horse racing compact
SB 5162 f Safety rest areas
SB 5181 Criminal justice training
SB 5201 f TANF/higher education
SB 5225 f Commute trip reduction program
SB 5227 Marine employees
SB 5248 f Electrical board
SB 5272 Election notice
SB 5286 Legislation commission
SB 5341 f Prerecorded telephone messages
SB 5357 f Engineers/land surveyors
SB 5368 f Child support/medical
SB 5383 Public disclosure commission law
SB 5396 f Insurer investments
SB 5403 Expedited rule process
SB 5425 Pesticide application
SB 5489 Veterans affairs personnel
SB 5507 Parenting plans/paternity
SB 5544 f Students/felonies
SB 5581 Naturopathic physicians
SB 5590 Liability company annual reports
SB 5614 f CTED
SB 5626 f Definition of veteran
SB 5631 Metropolitan park districts
SB 5639 f Abstracts of driving records
SB 5640 f Motor vehicle dealers
SB 5649 f Electricity generation resources
SB 5652 In-home long-term care
SB 5658 f Vehicle license renewals
SB 5660 f Taxation of fuel
SB 5661 Recreational facilities
SB 5694 $f Mobile home park managers
SB 5697 f Missing person records
SB 5698 Unidentified persons/info
SB 5705 Initiatives/funding sources
SB 5713 Water transfer or changes
SB 5718 f Reflexologists
SB 5725 f Direct pay permits
SB 5738 f Snowmobile registration fees
SB 5781 f Fruit & vegetable district fund
SB 5794 Guardianship proceedings
SB 5799 f Digital signatures
SB 5800 Disclosure/port districts
SB 5803 f Significant legislative rules
SB 5809 Breastfeeding
SB 5823 Student improvement goals
SB 5826 f Collective bargaining/U.W.
SB 5831 f Body-gripping traps
SB 5851 f Pesticides
SB 5883 f Water supply/growth management
SB 5887 Ethics in public service
SB 5911 Water rights examiners
SB 5915 f Wetlands mitigation projects
SB 5935 Civil forfeitures of property
SB 5960 Prescription products
SB 5975 f Family law court files
SB 6000 Optometrists
SB 6016 Conservation districts
SB 6033 f College payment program
SB 6070 f Growth management
SB 6078 Medicare beneficiary
SB 6080 f Fireworks & explosives
SB 6081 Developmental disabilities
SB 6108 Water right certificate
SB 6113 HOV lanes
SJM 8002 Formation of a new state
SJM 8014 Disabled persons
SJM 8021 Teachers
On motion of Senator Betti Sheldon, the following bills will remain on the second calendar: Senate Bill No. 5686, Senate Bill No. 5743, Senate Bill No. 5748, Senate Bill No. 5750, Senate Bill No. 5755, Senate Bill No. 5764 and Senate Concurrent Resolution No. 8410.
SUBSTITUTE HOUSE BILL NO. 1125, by House Committee on Finance (originally sponsored by Representatives Cairnes, Morris and Esser)
Limiting the combined sales tax rate on lodging.
The bill was read the second time.
On motion of Senator Brown, the rules were suspended, Substitute House Bill No. 1125 was advanced to third reading, the second reading considered the third and the bill was placed on final passage.
The President declared the question before the Senate to be the roll call on the final passage of Substitute House Bill No. 1125.
The Secretary called the roll on the final passage of Substitute House Bill No. 1125 and the bill passed the Senate by the following vote: Yeas, 45; Nays, 0; Absent, 0; Excused, 4.
Voting yea: Senators Benton, Brown, Carlson, Constantine, Costa, Deccio, Eide, Fairley, Finkbeiner, Franklin, Fraser, Hale, Hargrove, Haugen, Hewitt, Honeyford, Horn, Jacobsen, Johnson, Kastama, Kline, Kohl-Welles, McAuliffe, McCaslin, McDonald, Morton, Parlette, Patterson, Prentice, Rasmussen, Regala, Roach, Rossi, Sheahan, Sheldon, B., Sheldon, T., Shin, Snyder, Spanel, Stevens, Swecker, Thibaudeau, West, Winsley and Zarelli - 45.
Excused: Senators Gardner, Hochstatter, Long and Oke - 4.
SUBSTITUTE HOUSE BILL NO. 1125, having received the constitutional majority, was declared passed. There being no objection, the title of the bill will stand as the title of the act.
At 10:10 a.m., on motion of Senator Betti Sheldon, the Senate adjourned until 12:00 noon, Thursday, March 22, 2001.
BRAD OWEN, President of the Senate
TONY M. COOK, Secretary of the Senate