82nd Legislative Session _ 2007

Committee: Senate Commerce
Tuesday, February 27, 2007

                                            P - Present
                                            E - Excused
                                            A - Absent

Roll Call
P    Abdallah
P    Dempster
P    Katus
P    Koetzle
P    Turbak
P    Gray, Vice-Chair
P    McCracken, Chair

OTHERS PRESENT: See Original Minutes

The meeting was called to order by Senator McCracken, Chair.

MOTION:     TO APPROVE THE MINUTES OF THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2007.

Moved by:    Katus
Second by:    Koetzle
Action:    Prevailed by voice vote.

Gavel passed to Senator Gray, Vice Chair.

         HB 1126: revise certain provisions concerning municipal sewer service.

Presented by:    Senator Royal "Mac" McCracken
Proponents:    Yvonne Taylor, SD Municipal League

MOTION:     DO PASS HB 1126

Moved by:    Turbak
Second by:    Koetzle
Action:    Prevailed by roll call vote.(6-0-1-0)



Voting Yes:    Abdallah, Katus, Koetzle, Turbak, Gray, McCracken

Excused:    Dempster

MOTION:     PLACE HB 1126 ON CONSENT CALENDAR

Moved by:    Koetzle
Second by:    Turbak
Action:    Prevailed by voice vote.

Gavel passed back to Senator McCracken, Chair.

         HB 1162: revise certain provisions relating to the sales and distribution of tobacco products.

Presented by:    Representative Joni Cutler
Proponents:    Jennifer Stalley, American Cancer Society

MOTION:     DO PASS HB 1162

Moved by:    Gray
Second by:    Koetzle
Action:    Prevailed by roll call vote.(6-0-1-0)

Voting Yes:    Abdallah, Katus, Koetzle, Turbak, Gray, McCracken

Excused:    Dempster

MOTION:     PLACE HB 1162 ON CONSENT CALENDAR

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

Gavel passed to Senator Gray, Vice Chair.

MOTION:     RECONSIDER HB 1197 AND TAKE HB 1197 UP FOR IMMEDIATE CONSIDERATION

Moved by:    McCracken
Second by:    Dempster
Action:    Failed by roll call vote.(4-3-0-0)

Voting Yes:    Dempster, Katus, Gray, McCracken

Voting No:    Abdallah, Koetzle, Turbak

Gavel passed back to Senator McCracken, Chair.

MOTION:     SUMMER STUDY ON COMPREHENSIVE REVIEW OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT.

Moved by:    Katus
Second by:    Turbak
Action:    Prevailed by voice vote.

MOTION:     ADJOURN

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

Cheri Hauschild

____________________________

Committee Secretary
Royal "Mac" McCracken, Chair