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Senate | June 21, 2016 | Chamber | Senate Convenes

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[BLANK_AUDIO] Senate will come to order, sergeant at arms will close the doors. Members go to their their seats, members and guests in the gallery please silence all your electronic devices. [BLANK_AUDIO] Leading the senate in prayers is Reverend Peter Milner senate Chaplin all members and guests in the gallery will please stand. >> Let's pray heavenly father as we pause again today we acknowledge it is you that is carrying us that is leading us a family and we as you would encourage us each of us from our head to our toe that these senators and the staff, and even visitors might know that you protect them and not only do you protect them but you love them. you have a deep concern for all they do and all they are it's in Jesus name that we come and that we pray. Amen. >> Amen. >> Senator Berger is recognized for a motion. Thank you Mr president the journal of Monday June 20 2016 is been examined and found to be correct I move that we dispense with the reading of the journal and that it stands approved as written. Without objection the journal for June 20 stands approved as written. [BLANK_AUDIO] Senators we have leaves of absence requested without objection granted for senators Daniel Bingham and Bryant. [BLANK_AUDIO] senators we do have a nurse today with us today, Denise Brigham from Greenville, North Carolina is here, Nurse Brigham please stand to be recognized, thanks for serving the senate. >> [APPLAUSE] [BLANK_AUDIO] [BLANK_AUDIO] Senators upon the motion of the Senators Wade and Berger of Guilford County, the chair is happy to extend courtesies of the gallery to 14 students from Southern Guilford High School, representing the future farmers of America. Senators let's, come to order, come to order. We have 14 students from Southern Guilford High School representing the future Farmers of America and their teachers Melanie Gibson and Brad Hensley, they are here in Raleigh this week for the North Carolina FFA state convention. Southern Guilford FFA horse judging team placed first in the State in April and will represent North Carolina at the National FFA convention in Indianapolis in October. So our friend from FFA if you will please and be recognized. >>[APPLAUSE] >> Upon the motion of senator Meredith Cumberland county, the. Chair is happy to extend the courtesies of the gallery, class from south view baptist church in Hope Mills and Miss Pernsons/g their teacher. If you are here with please stand and recognized. Thanks for joining us. [APPLAUSE] Chair is happy to extend courtesies to the gallery to Weddington Classical Conversations home school group is with us today please stand and be recognized. Thank's for being here. >> [APPLAUSE] >> Upon the motion of Senator Ford of Mecklenburg County the chair is happy to send the gallery to Honnersville Mayor Protem/g Danny Phillips, Honnersville Commissioner Mark Gibbons, Lake Norman Chamber of commerce President Bill Russel, Lake Norman Chamber past chairman Mike Russel, Lake Norman past chairman John Hetwar, if you're in the gallery please stand to be recognized, thanks for joining us today. >> [APPLAUSE] [APPLAUSE]. [BLANK_AUDIO]. On the motion on Senator Ron Wyden of Oregon County the chair is happy to extend courtesies of the gallery to Jennifer Butcher, Captain retired Unites States Army. Their awards include, the The glowing star, the Meritorious Service Medal and the Iraq Campaign Medal. Her husband Frank Collin serves as Senator Raven's intern. If you're with us in the gallery please stand today. Thank you for joining us. [APPLAUSE] [APPLAUSE]. [BLANK_AUDIO]

Senator Apodaca for what purpose do you rise? >> Motions, Mr. President. >> Senator Apodaca yield forth your motions. >> Thank you Mr. President, House bill 778 is on today's calendar, it needs to be moved to the Rules Committee Please. >> No objection so ordered. >> Senate bill 363 up Mr. President, excuse me let me backup here, I didn't have my glasses proper, House bill 778 performance guarantee is on today's calendar for concurrence we need remove it and send it to the committee on Transportation. >> Transportation, without objection? So ordered. >> Senate bill 363 Wage in our local government assessments today's calendar for concurrence vote, it needs to go to committee on rules. >> Third objection, so ordered. Do we have any reports of Senate committees today? Senator Randleman for what purpose do you rise? >> Send forth the committee report? >> You can send forward your report at the end of the page, bring that forward please. >> [SILENCE] >> The Clerk will read. > [SILENCE] >> Senator Randleman introduces to a two committee The passage, House bill 100. Senate Committee Substitute number 1, on favor will ask to send the Committee Substitute bill number 1, but favor will ask to send Committee Substitute bill number 2, title and act provided names and addresses of persons requesting Be excused some jury duties based on disqualifications shall be retained by the Clerk with Superior court not less than two years to re clarify the statute that prohibits the use of certain forms of identification by the state and local official to appeal to statutory acceptance to that statute and to create additional incentives For local governments to comply with state laws be it related to immigration. >> House bill 100, Appropriations based budget. Senator Rucho for what purpose do you rise? >> To send forth the Finance Committee's report. >> You can send forth your reports Senator. >> [SILENCE] Clerk will read. [BLANK-AUDIO]. >> Senator Rucho for the Finance committee submits for passage, house bill 593 senate committee substitute 1, amend environmental and other laws, favorable. Senate Senate bill 872 on favor as to bill but favor as to committee substitute bill, UNC self liquidating projects. >> House bill 593, calendar Senate bill 872 calendar, Senator Newton for what purpose do you rise? >> Send forth committee report. >> You can send forth your reports Senator. [BLANK_AUDIO]. Clerk will read. >> [BLANK_AUDIO]. Senator Newton for [INAUDIBLE] committing semester passed it, senate bill 821 unfavorable as to Bill but favorable as to Committee Substitute Bill, title enact to make direct technical corrections to the general Statutes as recommended by the General Statutes Commission. [BLANK_AUDIO]. House Bill 483 Committee Substitute number one unfavorable as to committee substitute bill one but favorable as to Senate Committee substitute bill [BLANK-AUDIO] . House bill 1021 committee substitute one. Unfavorable as to committee substitute Substitute bill number one but favor as do senate committee substitute bill titled, an act to amend the law regarding sex offenders on certain premises to address the ruling in Doe versus Cooper. >> Senate bill 821 finance, house bill 43 commerce, house bill 1021 calendar. Senator Davis for what purpose do you rise? >> Send forth committee report. >> You can send forth your report senator. >> Thank you Mr president. [BLANK_AUDIO]>> Clerk will read. [BLANK_AUDIO]. Senator Davis, with the state and local committee submits for passage house bill 989 red cross charter amendment favorable.

House bill 1017 committee substitute number 101 Norwood deanexation and annexation favorable. House bill 105 Newburn charter revise and consolidated favorable. House bill 984 unfavorable as to bill but favorable as to committee substitute bill, favorable. [BLANK-AUDIO]. >> House bills 989, 1045 and 984 calendar house bill 1017 finance. Any other reports Report to standing committees. [BLANK_AUDIO] What we'll write into our calendar for the day then. Starting with public bills on third reading, house bill 960. Clerk will read. >> House bill 960, Retirement credible service charter school. >> Do we have any discussion debate? Senator Heis, what purpose do you rise? >>Speak to the bill. >> Senator Heis you have the floor to speak to the bill. >> Thank you Mr. President and members of this senate, after a review on this from what we had yesterday what this bill specifically will do is that any time the future looked to calculate the cost of credits, we were actually getting two sets of numbers from fiscal research, one that returns the kind of investment we expect. Which is about seven and a quarter, one that returns right based on the treasury note and all this will just get more information to the general assembly, I just could say that I continue to constantly, that we will make those decisions in the future. The two numbers need to openly be consistent. The number we're expecting the investment to return, we're having to form that difference, two needs to be the equivalent number of what we're expecting to return when we're asking people to buy in. So that being said well there's just being additional information I l ask for your support. >> Do we have any further discussion or debate? Hearing non the question before the house is the passage of Senate committee substitute house bill 960 on it's third reading all in favor vote aye opposed no five seconds will be allowed for the voting clerk will record the Vote. Apodaca aye. [BLANK_AUDIO] 47 having voted in the affirmative and zero in the negative Senate committee substitute House Bill 960 passes its third reading it will be sent to the house for concurrence in the Senate Committee substitute. [BLANK_AUDIO] One bill for concurrence Senate Bill 303 clerk will read. >> Senate Bill 303 Regulatory Reform Act of 2016. >> Senator Barefoot is recognized. >> Thank you Mr. President members of the Senate the house has sent back to us their Regulatory reform Act of 2016 and I ask that you not concur. >> Senator Barefoot ask that you do not concur do we have any further discussion or debate? Hearing none the question before the Senate is the motion to concur with the House committee substitute to send the Bill 303. All in favor vote aye, oppose vote No, five seconds to be allowed for the voting and the clerk will record the vote. Apodaca no [BLANK_AUDIO] [INAUDIBLE] no. One having vote in the affirmative and 46 in the negative, the senate does not concur on house committee substitute senate bill 303 and the house will be notified. [BLANK_AUDIO] Well that concludes our lengthy calendar for the day, do we have any notices or announcements? Senator Brown for what purpose do you rise? >> An announcement >> You got the floor senator >> Republicans will caucus mainly after session. >> Senator, gentleman what purpose do you rise? >> A brief moment of personal privilege >> Senator Tillman you have the floor for a moment of personal privileged >> After consulting with my consultant Senator Heis, I recognized that he wasn't wrong after all we didn't listen to your bill senator Wells. But nevertheless in the future if we do when we have the option what to do and those rates don't correspond senator we can have a devastating effect on our retirement system. So even though we want right we weren't wrong. >> [LAUGH] >> Any other notices or announcements. Senator Apodaca for what purpose do you rise? >> Announcement >> You have the floor senator >> Mr president the nominations committee is gonna meet as soon as we get down in the room after session if we could and we can I think And I think we only have one on the calendar >> Anybody else, any other business coming for the senate? If not the chair recognizes Senator Berger for a motion. >> Thank you Mr president I move that the senate adjourn subject

to the standards and stipulations set forth in senate rule 24.1 receipt of conference reports, the receipt of committee reports, the appointment of conferees, ratification of bills and receipt of House messages to reconvene on Wednesday, June 22, 2016 at 12 PM. >> The motion, the Senate do now adjourn subject to the stipulations stated by Senator Berger to reconvene Wednesday, June 22 to 12 pm second by Senator Foushee all in favor say aye. >> Mr. President, Mr. President. >> Senator Berger. >> I'm advised by staff that the nomination's committee meeting is at 3 O'clock and the staff will not be there until 3 O'clock. >> Apodaca will by himself til three, okay, very good. [LAUGH] All in favor say aye. >> Aye. >> Opposed no, senate stands adjourned. [SOUND] [BLANK_AUDIO] Ratification of bills clerk will read. [BLANK_AUDIO] >> Enrolling clerk reports the following bill duly ratified for presentation to the Governor. Senate bill 330, an act to amend the law regarding chain orders on school construction projects. Senate bill 536 an act to provide adequate and complete data to students on post secondary, students completing graduation and earning outcomes of North Carolina, post secondary institutions provide for coordinated and centralized residency determination project. House bill 292 an act required licence to operate a beach bingo game to authorize the State Bureau of Investigation to charge and collect that licencing fee, and to make it a criminal offence to violate the beach bingo licencing requirements. House bill 870, an act to clarify the renewal release and cancellation process for security interest on a specific and to title for manufactured home and clarify the calculations of the cost of undertaking for the installation of the manufactured home. House bill 1011 an act to enact the retirement technical [INAUDIBLE_AUDIO] an act of 2016. House bill 1137, an act to enact the treasurer's 2016 investment administration act. And the following bill, duly ratified, properly enrolled to [INAUDIBLE] to the office of the secretary of state. Senate bill 888, an act to amend the Buncombe School capital fund commission house bill 952, an act of proving that the [INAUDIBLE] Gaston county sheriff office make contract for the purchase of food supplies for the county [INAUDIBLE] without being the requirements of certain state purchase [INAUDIBLE] laws [INAUDIBLE] Cleveland, Gaston [INAUDIBLE] counties in the municipalities and those counties to transfer retired service [INAUDIBLE] owned by the local government. House bill 8964 an act to enhance the participation of retiree members that are retiring commission of Winston Salem employment retiree fund. Senate joint resolution 7108 a joint resolution honoring the life and memory of Harris Blake former member of the general assembly [INAUDIBLE AUDIO] [BLANK AUDIO]