HB 1716-1_ Filed 02/18/2009, 15:36


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Adopted Rejected


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COMMITTEE REPORT


                                                        YES:

9

                                                        NO:
0

MR. SPEAKER:
    Your Committee on       Government and Regulatory Reform     , to which was referred       House Bill 1716     , has had the same under consideration and begs leave to report the same back to the House with the recommendation that said bill be amended as follows:

SOURCE: Page 1, line 15; (09)AM171601.1. -->     Page 1, delete lines 15 through 17, begin a new paragraph and insert:
    " (b) The governor shall appoint members of the commission so that the following requirements are met:
         (1) One (1) member must be a representative of the department of natural resources. The member may not be an employee or elected official of a city, town, or county governmental unit.
        (2) The remaining four (4) members must meet the following requirements:
            (A) Four (4) members must reside in a:
                (i) city;
                (ii) town; or
                (iii) township (if the member resides in an

unincorporated area of the county);
            that borders the Little Calumet River.
            (B) At least three (3) of the members must have a background in:
                (i) construction;
                (ii) project management; or
                (iii) flood control;
            or a similar professional background.
            (C) A member may not be an employee or elected official of a city, town, or county governmental unit.
".
    Page 2, delete lines 1 through 9.
    (Reference is to HB 1716 as introduced.)

and when so amended that said bill do pass.

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Representative Bartlett


AM171601/DI 87    2009