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s_sa_2017a_2017-02-07t09:28:00z2 Hearing Summary

Date: 02/14/2017

Location: SCR 357

Final

BILL SUMMARY for HJR17-1013



SENATE COMMITTEE ON STATE, VETERANS, & MILITARY AFFAIRS


Votes: View--> Action Taken:
Postpone HJR17-1013 indefinitely using a reversal

Refer House Joint Resolution 17-1013 favorably to
PASS

FAIL





09:29 AM -- HJR17-1013



Senator Merrifield, co-prime sponsor, presented House Joint Resolution 17-1013 to the committee. The resolution urges the immediate recission of the executive order regarding the entry of foreign nationals in to the United States that was issued by the President of the United States on January 27, 2017.



Senator Fields, co-prime sponsor, spoke on the resolution. Committee members discussed the resolution with the sponsors.





09:48 AM



Committee discussion continued.



10:00 AM --
Peter Severson, representing Lutheran Advocacy Ministry and Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Services, testified in support of the resolution. Committee members discussed the resolution with Mr. Severson.





10:05 AM



Senators Fields and Merrifield wrapped up their presentation of the resolution.




BILL: HJR17-1013
TIME: 10:38:36 AM
MOVED:
MOTION: Refer House Joint Resolution 17-1013 favorably to the full senate. The motion failed on a vote of 2-3. The motion failed on a vote of 2-3.
SECONDED:
VOTE
Court
No
Fenberg
Yes
Sonnenberg
Yes
Marble
No
Scott
No
YES: 2 NO: 3 EXC: 0 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: FAIL


BILL: HJR17-1013
TIME: 10:07:38 AM
MOVED: Sonnenberg
MOTION: Postpone HJR17-1013 indefinitely using a reversal of the previous roll call. There was no objection to the use of the reverse roll call, therefore, the bill was postponed indefinitely. The motion passed on a vote of 3-2. The motion passed on a vote of 3-2.
SECONDED:
VOTE
Court
Yes
Fenberg
No
Sonnenberg
No
Marble
Yes
Scott
Yes
YES: 3 NO: 2 EXC: 0 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: PASS







10:08 AM



The committee adjourned.