HB 1269-2_ Filed 02/23/2012, 11:41
Adopted 2/23/2012

COMMITTEE REPORT




MADAM PRESIDENT:

    The Senate Committee on Appropriations, to which was referred House Bill No. 1269, has had the same under consideration and begs leave to report the same back to the Senate with the recommendation that said bill be AMENDED as follows:

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    Page 4, line 1, after "Americans" delete "." and insert " ; or
        (4) under the federal Medicare program (42 U.S.C. 1395 et seq.).
".
    Page 4, between lines 33 and 34, begin a new paragraph and insert:
    " Sec. 2. The compact created under this article does not apply to the federal Medicare program (42 U.S.C. 1395 et seq.).".
    Page 4, line 35, after "may" insert " , after review of the compact by the budget committee,".
    Page 5, line 7, delete "by legislation, suspend all" and insert " to the extent allowed under the Constitution of the United States and the constitution of the member state, suspend by legislation".
    Page 5, line 15, delete "the funding for" and insert " implementing".
    Page 5, line 24, after "rule" insert " that is".
    Page 5, line 25, after "state" delete "." and insert " and that is allowed under the Constitution of the United States and the constitution of the member state.".
    Page 5, line 39, after "Congress" delete "." and insert " , to the extent the amendment is allowed under the Constitution of the United States and the constitutions of the member states.".
    Page 7, line 8, delete "that violates the member state's state law."

and insert " .".
    (Reference is to EHB 1269 as printed February 17, 2012.)

and when so amended that said bill do pass .

Committee Vote: Yeas 8, Nays 4.

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Senator Kenley, Chairperson


AM 126907/DI 58    2012