82nd Legislative Session _ 2007

Conference Committee: HB 1048
Thursday, March 01, 2007

                                            P - Present
                                            E - Excused
                                            A - Absent

Roll Call
P    Nesselhuf
P    Gray
P    Knudson, Chair
P    Hargens
P    Deadrick
P    Rhoden, Chair

OTHERS PRESENT: See Original Minutes

The meeting was called to order by Chair Larry Rhoden

         HB 1048: reform certain campaign finance requirements and to establish certain fines and penalties.

At the request of the Chair, Secretary of State Chris Nelson answered questions.

MOTION:     AMEND HB 1048

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     On page 24 of the Senate engrossed bill, delete lines 6 to 8 , inclusive.

Moved by:    Deadrick
Second by:    Gray
Action:    Prevailed by roll call vote.(4-2-0-0)

Voting Yes:    Gray, Knudson, Deadrick, Rhoden

Voting No:    Nesselhuf, Hargens

MOTION:     AMEND HB 1048

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     On page 24, after line 8 of the Senate engrossed bill, insert:

"
     Section 45. No candidate, political committee, political action committee, or political party may receive a personal loan in excess of the contribution limits set forth in sections 7 to 10, inclusive, of this Act.

     Section 46. A candidate, political committee, political action committee, or political party shall pay a usual and customary interest rate to the lender for any loan the candidate, committee, or political party receives and holds. The lender shall maintain a definite repayment schedule and the loan shall be made on a basis that assures repayment.".


Moved by:    Gray
Second by:    Knudson
Action:    Was not acted on.

MOTION:     SUBSTITUTE MOTION TO TABLE AMENDMENT

Moved by:    Hargens
Second by:    Nesselhuf
Action:    Prevailed by voice vote.

MOTION:     AMEND HB 1048

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     On page 10, line 6 of the Senate engrossed bill, after " person, " insert "make a contribution disguised as a gift,".

     On page 10 , line 8, after " contribution. " insert "No candidate may accept a contribution disguised as a gift.".

Moved by:    Knudson
Second by:    Gray
Action:    Prevailed by voice vote.

MOTION:     AMEND HB 1048


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     On page 13, line 11 of the Senate engrossed bill, delete " file a statement " .

     On page 13 , line 12, delete " As " and insert "Be filed as".

     On page 21 , line 14, delete " shall be " and insert "is".

     On page 21 , line 17, after " guilty " insert "of".

Moved by:    Deadrick
Second by:    Knudson
Action:    Prevailed by voice vote.

MOTION:     DO PASS HB 1048 AS AMENDED

Moved by:    Deadrick
Second by:    Gray
Action:    Prevailed by roll call vote.(4-2-0-0)

Voting Yes:    Gray, Knudson, Deadrick, Rhoden

Voting No:    Nesselhuf, Hargens

MOTION:     ADJOURN

Moved by:    Deadrick
Second by:    Gray
Action:    Prevailed by voice vote.

Jeannette Schipper

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Committee Secretary
Larry Rhoden, House Chair

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Dave Knudson, Senate Chair