Committee Agenda

Committee:    House State Affairs
Room:     412
Date:    Friday, February 2, 2007
Time:    10:00 AM

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         HB 1160     repeal the requirement for physician involvement in the execution of a sentence of death.
             Representatives Rhoden and Hargens and Senators Gray and Heidepriem

         HB 1175     provide for the substances used in the execution of a sentence of death and to allow the choice of the substances used in an execution under certain circumstances.
             The Committee on State Affairs at the request of the Office of the Governor

         HB 1195     repeal the death penalty and commute certain death sentences to life imprisonment.
             Representatives Thompson, Elliott, Gassman, Glenski, Lucas, and Wick and Senators Koetzle, Bartling, Katus, and Nesselhuf

         HB 1213     establish legislative finding related to the composition of the Board of Pardons and Paroles.
             Representatives Van Norman, Ahlers, Bradford, Burg, Dennert, Elliott, Engels, Feinstein, Gassman, Gillespie, Glenski, Halverson, Hargens, Lucas, Miles, Moore, Nygaard, Sigdestad, Street, and Thompson and Senators Two Bulls, Bartling, Garnos, Heidepriem, Jerstad, Katus, Kloucek, Koetzle, Maher, Nesselhuf, and Peterson (Jim)

         HB 1229     reduce the taxes on cigarettes and tobacco products and to revise the distribution of the revenue from cigarettes and tobacco products.
             Representative Moore

NOTE: The above bills will be taken up in this order for a hearing on the date noted. If circumstances do not permit a hearing on this date then a hearing will be held at a future meeting of the committee to be determined by the chair. Action on a bill may come at any time after it has had a hearing.