Forty-ninth Legislature

Second Regular Session

 

 

SENATE CAUCUS CALENDAR

(Bills on calendar pending action by Committee on Rules)

March 23, 2010

 

Bill Number

Short Title

Committee

Date

Action

 

Committee on GOV

 

 

 

 

SB 1232

outsourcing; state service positions; prohibition.

 

 

 

  (GOV S/E: civil rights; discrimination; employment)

 

 

SPONSOR:

BURTON CAHILL

GOV

2/25/2010

DPA/SE

(6-0-1-0)

 

(NV: HARPER)

 

 

 

 

RULES

3/22/2010

PFC

 

 

Purpose (For more information see Fact Sheet): Conforms Arizona civil rights statutes with federal law.

For Bill: Virginia Brant, AASRA  (02/24/2010); David Carey, Arizona Bridge to Independent Living (02/21/2010); Sherri Collins, AZ Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (02/24/2010); Bonnie Danowski, AZ Chapter of the Multiple Sclerosis Society (02/21/2010); James Danowski, Self (02/21/2010); Tony DiRienzi, Statewide Independent Living Council (02/24/2010); Rebekah Friend, Arizona AFL-CIO (02/24/2010); Bryan Ginter, Self (02/22/2010); Donna Kruck, ABIL (02/24/2010); Jim Minehan, Self (02/24/2010); Dr. Danny Openden, Self (02/23/2010); Kimberly Phillips, Self (02/25/2010); Robin Quinn, Self (02/19/2010); Peri Jude Radecic, Arizona Center for Disability Law (02/23/2010); Timothy Schmaltz, Protecting Arizona's Family Coalition (02/25/2010); Char Ugol, Self (02/24/2010); Daniella Yaloz, Just Vote Arizona Disability Coalition (02/25/2010)

 

 

Nominees Name

 

BYERS, DAVID

 

RETIREMENT SYSTEM BOARD, ARIZONA STATE

 

GOV

Vote: 7-0-1

 

THOMAS, KRISTINE

 

INDIAN AFFAIRS COMMISSION

 

GOV

Vote: 7-0-1

 

 

Committee on JUD

 

 

 

SB 1098

Arizona manufactured firearms; regulation.

 

 

SPONSOR:

PEARCE R

JUD

2/1/2010

DPA

(4-3-0-0)

 

(No: MIRANDA,CHEUVRONT,BURTON CAHILL)

 

 

 

 

RULES

3/22/2010

PFC

 

 

Purpose (For more information see Fact Sheet): States that a personal firearm, firearm accessory or ammunition manufactured in this state and remaining within the borders of this state is not subject to federal law or federal regulation.

For Bill: Gary Brite, Self (02/01/2010); Richard Davis, Self (02/01/2010); Dustin Deppe, Self (01/22/2010); Sydney Hay, Self (01/31/2010); Dave Kopp, Arizona Citizens Defense League, Inc. (01/28/2010); Arno Naeckel, Self (02/01/2010); Fred Streeter, Self (01/20/2010); John Wentling, AZCDL (01/28/2010)

Against Bill: Jannette Brickman, Arizona Coalition Against Domestic Violence (02/01/2010)

Neutral: Matthew Dogali, The National Rifle Association (01/25/2010)

 

**

SB 1393

secretary of state; elections; lobbyists

 

 

SPONSOR:

PATON

GOV

2/15/2010

W/D

 

 

 

 

JUD

2/22/2010

DPA

(7-0-0-0)

 

 

 

RULES

3/15/2010

PFC

 

 

Rep Caucus Action: H      Dem Caucus Action: H

 

 

Purpose (For more information see Fact Sheet): Makes numerous changes to election law statutes, establishes the crime of second degree bribery of a public servant or party officer and modifies registration deadlines for lobbyists.

For Bill: Amy Bjelland, Arizona Secretary of State (02/22/2010); Jim Drake, Secretary of State (02/22/2010); Jen Sweeney, Arizona Association of Counties (02/08/2010); Dale Wiebusch, League of Arizona Cities and Towns (02/08/2010)

Against Bill: Bryan Ginter, Self (02/22/2010)

 

**

SB 1444

campaign finance; independent expenditures.

 

 

SPONSOR:

BURNS

JUD

2/22/2010

DPA

(7-0-0-0)

 

 

 

RULES

3/15/2010

PFC

 

 

Rep Caucus Action: H      Dem Caucus Action: H

 

 

Purpose (For more information see Fact Sheet): An emergency measure that establishes registration, notification and disclosure requirements for corporations, limited liability companies and labor organizations regarding independent expenditures in candidate campaigns.

For Bill: Allison Bell, Arizona Chamber of Commerce & Industry (02/22/2010); Amy Bjelland, Arizona Secretary of State (02/22/2010); Janna Day, Self (02/22/2010); Jim Drake, Secretary of State (02/22/2010); Walter F Dudley, Arizona Society of Practicing Accountants (02/22/2010); Bryan Ginter, Self (02/22/2010); Jennifer Loredo, Arizona Education Association (02/22/2010); Molly McGovern, SEIU Arizona (02/22/2010); Marcus Osborn, AZ Chamber of Commerce /AZ Manufacturing Council (02/22/2010); Farrell Quinlan, National Federation of Independent Business - Arizona (02/22/2010)

Neutral: Todd Lang, Citizens Clean Elections Commission (02/22/2010)

 

 

Committee on APPROP

 

 

 

SB 1242

employer protections; labor relations

 

 

SPONSOR:

PEARCE R

CED

2/18/2010

W/D

 

 

 

 

APPROP

3/8/2010

DPA

(6-2-1-0)

 

(No: AGUIRRE,ABOUD NV: RIOS)

 

 

 

 

RULES

3/22/2010

PFCA

 

 

Purpose (For more information see Fact Sheet): Outlines regulations regarding unlawful picketing, trespassory assembly and unlawful mass assembly and establishes a no trespass public notice list.

For Bill: Allison Bell, Arizona Chamber of Commerce & Industry (03/08/2010); Tom Dorn, East Valley Chambers of Commerce Alliance (02/16/2010); Eric Emmert, East Valley Chambers of Commerce Alliance (02/09/2010); Barbara Fanning, Arizona Hospital and Healthcare Association (02/12/2010); Buffalo Rick Galeener, Self (02/12/2010); Mark Minter, Arizona Builders' Alliance (02/09/2010); Marcus Osborn, AZ Chamber and Arizona Manufacturers Council (03/08/2010); Farrell Quinlan, National Federation of Independent Business - Arizona (03/08/2010); Christopher Smith, Cox Communications (02/05/2010); Jeffrey Toppel, Arizona Chamber of Commerce (03/08/2010)

Against Bill: Jennifer Allen, Border Action Network (02/16/2010); Seth Apfel, Self (02/16/2010); Shelly Baker, Arizona Association of County Recorders (02/09/2010); Mike Colletto, Community Horizons (02/09/2010); Chuck Foy, Arizona Correctional Peace Officers Association (02/15/2010); Rebekah Friend, Arizona AFL-CIO (03/04/2010); Bryan Ginter, Self (02/15/2010); Jennifer Loredo, Arizona Education Association (03/05/2010); Molly McGovern, SEIU Arizona (03/02/2010); Alessandra  Meetze, ACLU of Arizona (02/15/2010); Jen Sweeney, Arizona Association of Counties (03/04/2010); Wylie Timmerman, Self (03/08/2010)

Neutral: Lora  Andikkopoulos, Self (03/04/2010); Nicole Stickler,  (03/08/2010)

 

 

SCR 1060

legislature; disqualification; technical correction

 

 

 

  (APPROP S/E: state debt)

 

 

SPONSOR:

BURNS

APPROP

3/8/2010

DPA/SE

(7-1-1-0)

 

(No: ABOUD NV: RIOS)

 

 

 

 

RULES

3/22/2010

PFC

 

 

Purpose (For more information see Fact Sheet): Upon voter approval, modifies the constitutional debt limit, defines the type of debt that is subject to that limit and identifies revenue sources.

For Bill: Kevin McCarthy, Arizona Tax Research Association (03/04/2010)

 

 

Committee on ED

 

 

 

SB 1282

affiliated charter schools

 

 

SPONSOR:

HUPPENTHAL

ED

2/17/2010

DPA

(5-0-2-0)

 

(NV: LANDRUM TAYLOR,ALLEN S)

 

 

 

 

RULES

3/22/2010

PFC

 

 

Purpose (For more information see Fact Sheet): Authorizes charter schools to grant enrollment preference to students of another charter school through written agreements.

For Bill: Hugh Hallman, Self (02/03/2010)

Against Bill: Bryan Ginter, Self (02/15/2010)

Neutral: Justin Olson, Arizona Tax Research Association (02/17/2010)

 

 

SB 1310

JTEDs; omnibus

 

 

SPONSOR:

HUPPENTHAL

ED

2/17/2010

DPA

(6-0-1-0)

 

(NV: LANDRUM TAYLOR)

 

 

 

 

RULES

3/22/2010

PFCA

 

 

Purpose (For more information see Fact Sheet): An emergency measure making numerous changes related to Joint Technological Education Districts (JTEDs).

For Bill: Stan Barnes, East Valley Institute of Technology (02/15/2010); Greg Donovan, Self (02/17/2010); Charles Essigs, AZ Association of School Business Officials (02/16/2010); Doris N. Flax, League of Women Voters of Arizona and Self (02/17/2010); Art Harding, Arizona Department of Education (02/17/2010); Jac Heiss, Coconino Assoc. for Vocations, Industry and Technology (CAVIAT) (02/17/2010); Gretchen Jacobs, Consortium of Arizona JTEDs (02/17/2010); Marv Lamer, Valley Academy for Career and Technology Ed (02/16/2010); Ron Lee, Northeast Arizona Technological Institute of Vocational ED (02/17/2010); Gini McGirr, Self (02/17/2010); Mark Minter, Arizona Builders' Alliance (02/17/2010); Janice Palmer, AZ School Boards Association (02/10/2010); Sam Polito, JTED Consortium (02/17/2010); Beth Sauer, Arizona School Boards Assoc. (02/17/2010); Troy Thygerson, Self (02/17/2010)

Against Bill: Bryan Ginter, Self (02/15/2010); Justin Olson, Arizona Tax Research Association (02/17/2010)

 

 

Nominees Name

 

HAFNER, ERIC

 

SCHOOL FACILITIES BOARD

 

ED

Vote: 7-0-0

 

 

Committee on FIN

 

 

 

SB 1335

student count; fortieth day; removal

 

 

 

  (FIN S/E: administrative fees; requirements)

 

 

SPONSOR:

VERSCHOOR

ED

2/22/2010

W/D

 

 

 

 

FIN

2/24/2010

DPA/SE

(4-3-1-0)

 

(No: MIRANDA,MCCUNE DAVIS,CHEUVRONT NV: GOULD)

 

 

 

 

RULES

3/22/2010

PFC

 

 

Purpose (For more information see Fact Sheet): Outlines legislative and agency requirements for authorizing, setting and revising administrative fees.

For Bill: Bas Aja, AZ Cattlemens Assoc. (02/24/2010); Philip Bashaw, Arizona Farm Bureau (02/24/2010); Michelle Bolton, Greater Phoenix Chamber Of Commerce (02/24/2010); Eric Emmert, East Valley Chambers of Commerce Alliance (02/24/2010); Farrell Quinlan, National Federation of Independent Business - Arizona (02/24/2010); Jeff Sandquist, UDA (02/24/2010); Jake Shuler, Western Growers Association (02/24/2010); Joe Sigg, Arizona Farm Bureau (02/24/2010)

Against Bill: Charles Essigs, AZ Association of School Business Officials (02/16/2010); Bryan Ginter, Self (02/22/2010); Jennifer Loredo, Arizona Education Association (02/17/2010); Sam Polito, Tucson Area School Districts (02/16/2010); Beth Sauer, Arizona School Boards Assoc. (02/17/2010); Michael Smith, AZ School Administrators (02/16/2010)


 

 

Committee on HEALTH

 

 

 

SB 1216

oral anticancer medication; coverage

 

 

SPONSOR:

LEFF

HEALTH

2/10/2010

DPA

(4-3-0-0)

 

(No: ALLEN C,NELSON,VERSCHOOR)

 

 

 

 

APPROP

3/17/2010

W/D

 

 

 

 

RULES

3/22/2010

PFCA

 

 

Purpose (For more information see Fact Sheet): Requires health insurers that provide coverage for both cancer chemotherapy treatment and orally administered anticancer medication to provide the coverage without imposing additional cost sharing requirements for the use of orally administered medication than those for chemotherapy administered intravenously or via injection.

For Bill: Colby Bower, American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (02/09/2010); Sharlene Bozack, American Cancer Society Cancer Network (02/10/2010); Kirsten Butzow, Susan G. Komen for the Cure (02/10/2010); Carol  Cullivan, Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Southern Arizona (02/09/2010); Kevin B. DeMenna, American Cancer Society, Cancer Action Network (02/09/2010); Ryan DeMenna, American Cancer Society, Cancer Action Network (02/09/2010); Mary Dokes, Susan G Komen for the Cure (02/10/2010); Bryan Ginter, Self (02/09/2010); Gaspar Laca, GlaxoSmithKline (02/10/2010); Barbara Lussenhop, Genentech (02/10/2010); Abigail Midgette, Susan G. Komen (02/10/2010); Susan Priest, Susan G Komen for the Cure, Southern AZ (02/09/2010); Brett Skaugstad, American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (02/10/2010); Susie Stevens, Genentech (02/10/2010); Charles Thompson, Susan G. Komen For the Cure (02/10/2010); Beverly Tirado, American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (02/10/2010); Krista Walker, American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (02/10/2010)

Against Bill: Allison Bell, Arizona Chamber of Commerce & Industry (02/10/2010); Michelle Bolton, Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce (02/10/2010); Don Hughes, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona (02/10/2010); Jake Logan, United HealthCare of Arizona (02/10/2010); Kelsey Lundy, United Healthcare (02/10/2010)

Neutral: Mark Boesen, Arizona Pharmacy Alliance and The Apothecary Shops (02/10/2010); Mindy Rasmussen, Arizona Pharmacy Alliance (02/10/2010); Karlene Wenz, Department of Insurance (02/10/2010)

 

 

Nominees Name

 

BETLACH, THOMAS

 

AHCCCS ADMINISTRATION

 

HEALTH

Vote: 7-0-0

 

DIBACCO, JOHN

 

PSYCHOLOGIST EXAMINERS, STATE BOARD OF

 

HEALTH

Vote: 7-0-0

 

GAIN, DEAN

 

RADIATION REGULATORY HEARING BOARD

 

HEALTH

Vote: 7-0-0

 

TROLLINGER, JEFFREY

 

PSYCHIATRIC SECURITY REVIEW BOARD

 

HEALTH

Vote: 6-0-1

 

 

Committee on NRIPD

 

 

Nominees Name

 

POWELL, LONNY

 

RACING, ARIZONA DEPARTMENT OF

 

NRIPD

Vote: 6-0-1

 

 

 

 

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*                           Indicates Bill on Consent Calendar

**                          Indicates Bill on previous Caucus Calendar

 

“For” and “Against” data on bills is derived from information provided by the public to the Request to Speak system and is current as of the date listed.

 

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