Guam -Legislative Rules Committee Chair Senator Rory Respicio files the following report on the ongoing Legislative Session as of Wednesday evening.
August 31, 2011, 5:40 PM
For Immediate Release
Six Bills Moved to Voting File
(Hagåtña, Guam) – Majority Leader and Rules Committee Chair Senator Rory J. Respicio reports that during this afternoon’s Session deliberations, senators discussed seven more bills, six of which were moved to the Voting File. The Legislature is currently in recess. Session resumes at 9:00 AM tomorrow, September 1, 2011. The public can tune in on MCV Channel 13 or GUdTV Channel 21.
The following bills were moved to the Voting File:
Bill No. 172‐31 (COR) – Sponsor: F.F. Blas, Jr.
AN ACT TO AMEND §75107 OF CHAPTER 75 OF TITLE 10 OF THE GUAM CODE ANNOTATED RELATIVE TO SAFE HARBOR EXEMPTION AND RESTRICTIONS.
Bill No. 173‐31 (COR) – As Substituted by the Committee on Youth, Cultural Affairs, Procurement, General Government Operations and Public Broadcasting. (Sponsor: B. J.F. Cruz)
AN ACT TO CREATE THE TASK FORCE ON THE PREVENTION OF SEXUAL ABUSE OF CHILDREN WITHIN THE CHILD PROTECTIVE ACT BY ADDING A NEW ARTICLE 4 TO CHAPTER 13 OF TITLE 19 GUAM CODE ANNOTATED.
Bill No. 174‐31 (COR) – As Amended by the Committee on Appropriation, Taxation, Public Debt, Banking, Insurance, Retirement, and Land. (Sponsor: C. M. Duenas)
AN ACT TO REPEAL AND RE‐ENACT § 61214 OF TITLE 21, GUAM CODE ANNOTATED, RELATIVE TO AUTHORIZING “SPLIT‐ZONE ELECTIONS”.
Bill No. 176‐31 (LS) – As Substituted by the Committee on Education and Public
Libraries. (Sponsor: J. T. Won Pat, Ed.D)
AN ACT TO AMEND ITEMS (2) AND (4) OF §30102 OF TITLE 17 GCA; TO AMEND ITEM (4) OF §30103 OF TITLE 17 GCA; TO AMEND §31102 OF TITLE 17 GCA; TO REPEAL §31102.1 OF TITLE 17 GCA; TO AMEND §31107 OF TITLE 17 GCA; ITEMS (2) AND (6) OF §31108 OF TITLE 17 GCA; TO AMEND ITEM (5) OF §31110 OF TITLE 17 GCA; TO AMEND §31111 OF TITLE 17 GCA; TO AMEND §31112 OF TITLE 17 GCA; TO REPEAL §31115 OF TITLE 17 GCA; TO REPEAL SUBSECTION (C) OF §31116 OF TITLE 17 GCA; TO AMEND ARTICLE 1 OF CHAPTER 32 OF TITLE 17 GCA; TO REPEAL §33104 OF TITLE 17 GCA; TO RENUMBER ARTICLE 3, CHAPTER 32 OF TITLE 17 GCA TO DIVISION 5 OF TITLE 17 GCA, ; TO ADD A NEW §33105 TO CHAPTER 33 OF TITLE 17 GCA; TO ADD A NEW §33106 TO CHAPTER 33 OF TITLE 17 GCA; RELATIVE TO THE GUAM COMMUNITY COLLEGE.
Bill No. 188‐31 (LS) – As Substituted by the Committee on Health & Human Services, Economic Development, Senior Citizens and Election Reform. (Sponsor: D. G. Rodriguez, Jr.)
AN ACT RELATIVE RESTRICTING SMOKING IN A MOTOR VEHICLE WHEN A CHILD IS PRESENT, BY ADDING A NEW §90114 TO CHAPTER 90, TITLE 10, GUAM CODE ANNOTATED.
Bill No. 195‐31 (COR) – As Amended by the Committee on Public Safety, Law Enforcement and Judiciary. (Sponsor: D. G. Rodriguez, Jr.)
AN ACT RELATIVE TO CREATING A CENTRAL DATABASE CONTAINING INFORMATION ABOUT OFFENDERS WHO HAVE COMMITTED OFFENSES INVOLVING DOMESTIC/FAMILY VIOLENCE BY ADDING A NEW §30.200 CHAPTER 30, TITLE 9 GUAM CODE ANNOTATED, TO BE KNOWN AS THE “FAMILY VIOLENCE REGISTRY ACT”.
The following bill was discussed but not moved to the Voting File. Discussion continues TODAY [Thursday]:
Bill No. 154‐31 (COR) – As Substituted by the Committee on Rules; Federal, Foreign and Micronesian Affairs; and Human and Natural Resources. (Sponsor: J. P. Guthertz, DPA)
AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 3 GUAM CODE ANNOTATED BY ADDING NEW SUBITEMS 3104(a) AND 3105(a) TO CHAPTER 3, ADDING A NEW SUBITEM 20007(a) TO CHAPTER 20, AND A NEW SUBITEM 21007(a); AND TO AMEND TITLE 1 GUAM CODE ANNOTATED BY ADDING A NEW SUBITEM 2109(a), AND AMENDING § 2110(a) AND § 2111 RELATIVE TO THE REGISTRATION, EDUCATION CAMPAIGN AND VOTING PROCESS FOR THE PLEBISCITE ON POLITICAL STATUS FOR GUAM, ALL IN CONSULTATION WITH THE COMMISSION ON DECOLONIZATION.