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Senate | July 16, 2014 | Chamber | Session

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Senate will come to order. Sergeant at Arms will close the doors. Members will go to their seats. Members and guests in the gallery will please silence all electronic devices. Leading the Senate in prayer is the Reverend Peter Milner, Senate Chaplin. All members and guests in the gallery will please stand. [SPEAKER CHANGES]. Please pray with me. My lord Jesus, it's with fear and trembling that I come before you, not a righteous man, but a man who needs help. We are a people that have clung to idols, as I have. We may have multiplied many of our own desires, and we might smell of sweet perfume. We've tried many things in life that has gone nowhere. Take us under your wing today, Lord. And Jesus intercede for us. May we quickly end fighting here on Jones Street, and receive help from the words of the prophet Isaiah; When you cry out, let your collection of idols deliver you. The wind will carry them away, a breath will take them away. But he who takes refuge in me shall possess the land and shall inherit my holy mountain. Jesus help us, deliver us, and give us the hope that only you can bring through your resurrected son, and it's in your name that I pray. Amen. [SPEAKER CHANGES]. Senator Apodaca is recognized for a motion. [SPEAKER CHANGES]. Thank you, Mr. President. The journal of Wednesday, July 16, 2014 has been examined and it's found to be correct. I move that the Senate dispense with the reading of the journal and that it stand approved as written. [SPEAKER CHANGES]. Without objection the journal for July 16, 2014 stands approved as written. Members, leaves of absence are granted today for Senators Parmon, Newton, Pate, and Senator Jeff Jackson. Members, our nurse of the day is in the back of the chamber, Nurse Diamond Williams, from Harrisburg, North Carolina. Nurse Williams, thank you so much for your service today. Ratification of Bills, the clerk will read. [SPEAKER CHANGES]. Enrolled Bills. Enrolling Clerk reports the following bills; dually ratified property enrolled and presented to the office of Secretary of State; House Bill 375, and act to allow passenger buses owned and operated by the City of Charlotte to have an overall length of 60 feet or less; House Bill 1096, an act to allow Union County to use attachment and garnishment and lien for county-contracted ambulance service supplemented by county funds; House Bill 1120, an act authorizing two county commissioners to serve on the Board of Durham Technical Community College; House Bill 1212, an act to revise and consolidate the charter of the City of Burlington. [SPEAKER CHANGES]. Reports of standing Committees. [SPEAKER CHANGES]. Mr. President [SPEAKER CHANGES]. Senator Apodaca, for what purpose do you rise? [SPEAKER CHANGES]. Send forth the Rules Committee Report. [SPEAKER CHANGES]. Send forward your report. Clerk will read. [SPEAKER CHANGES]. Senator Apodaca for the Rules and Operations Senate Committee submits for passage; House Bill 1056, Lake Lure Official Map, favorable; Senate Bill 883, unfavorable as to Bill, but favorable as to Committee Substitute Bill, entitled an act to disapprove the mitigation program requirements for protection and maintenance of riparian buffers rule adopted by the environmental management commission; House Bill 1181, Committee Substitute 2, unfavorable as to Committee Substitute 2, but favorable as to Senate Committee Substitute Bill, entitled an act to disapprove the mitigation program requirements

for protection and maintenance, repairing and buffers rule adopted by the environmental management commission. Correction, title 1181, an act to modernize and stabilize North Carolina’s Medicaid program through full risk capitalized health programs to be managed by a new department of medical benefits. [SPEAKER CHANGES] House Bill 1056 calendar. Senate Bill 883 calendar. House Bill 1181 Calendar. Senator Apodaca, for what purpose do you rise? [SPEAKER CHANGES] Mr. President, to send forth a committee report from pensions and retirement. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Send forward your report. The clerk will read. Senator Barringer, your microphone is on. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Senator Apodaca for the pension and retirement committee submits for passage. House Bill 1193 committee substitute number one. Retirement technical corrections act of 2014, favorable. House Bill 1195, fiscal integrity pension spiking prevention, favorable. House Bill 1194, unfavorable as to bill, but favorable as to Senate committee substitute bill, retirement admin changes act of 2014. [SPEAKER CHANGES] House Bill 1193 has a sequential referral to appropriations base budget. House Bill 1195 calendar. House Bill 1194 has a sequential referral to appropriations base budget. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Mr. President. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Senator Apodaca, for what purpose do you rise? [SPEAKER CHANGES] Motions relative to the calendar. [SPEAKER CHANGES] You have the floor. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Thank you, Mr. President. House Bill 1155 was on the calendar yesterday, the Pinehurst annexation, the Senator rules committee has now been polished up and is ready to be brought back. I move that House Bill 1155, Pinehurst annexation be brought to today’s calendar. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Without objection, so ordered. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Thank you, Mr. President. Also on the calendar today, House Bill 1224, local sales tax for education. I move that it be moved to the rear end, the very last item on the calendar please. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Without objection, so ordered. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Thank you. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Any further committee reports. Senator Barringer, for what purpose do you rise? [SPEAKER CHANGES] To send forth a committee report. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Send forward your report. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Thank you. [SPEAKER CHANGES] The clerk will read. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Senator Barringer with the commerce committee submits for passage House Bill 680, committee substitute number two, unfavorable as to committee substitute bill number two, but favorable as to Senate committee substitute bill. Title: an act to enact a jump start a business startup act and to enact a new market stops act of 2014. [SPEAKER CHANGES] House Bill 680 has a sequential referral to the finance committee. Members, we’re going to go to the calendar now. Local bill, second reading roll call. House Bill 1245, the clerk will read. [SPEAKER CHANGES] House Bill 1245, Pleasant Garden annex/Watha, deannex. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Senator Wade’s recognized. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Yes, thank you, Mr. President. This was a bill that originated in Pleasant Garden. There’s a farmer that is trying to his pieces of family property back together that was a farm and this is voluntary annexation and I would appreciate your support. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Further discussion or debate. Senator Robinson, for what purpose do you rise? [SPEAKER CHANGES] To speak on the bill. [SPEAKER CHANGES] You have the floor. [SPEAKER CHANGES] I wanted to rise to support that the person requesting is also a member of my neighborhood who has been very supportive in Pleasant Garden there a long time. This is an agreement with the town council as well so I ask for your support. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Any further discussion or debate. Hearing none, the question before the Senate is the passage on second reading of the committee substitute to House Bill 1245. All in favor will vote aye, all opposed will vote no. Five seconds will be allowed for the voting. The clerk will record the vote. Senator Clark, aye. Senator Sanderson.

Speaker: 44 having voted in the affirmative and none in the negative, house bill 1245 has passed its second reading and will remain on the calendar. Public bill roll call, house bill 1033. The clerk will read. Clerk: House bill 1033 special assessment [xx] repair. Speaker: Senator McCuren, you want to talk about this again? Representative: Be glad to answer any questions anyone may have about this assessment bill. I appreciate your support. Speaker: Further discussion or debate? Hearing none, the question before the senate is the passage of the third reading of house bill 1033. All in favor will vote aye, all opposed will vote no. Five seconds will be allowed for the voting. The clerk will record the vote: 40 having voted in the affirmative, 4 in the negative. House bill 1033 has passed its third reading and will be enrolled and sent to the governor. Public bill second reading, house bill 101. The clerk will read. Clerk: House bill 101 special license plate development process. Speaker: Senator Raven is recognized. Representative: Thank you Mr. President and members. The house bill 101, this bill attempts to create a transparent process for the addition and consideration of special license plate. We have looked at several other states, and sort of used them as a blueprint, as to how to do this. We have worked hard to make sure no additional burdens are put on DMV in doing this, and we are making sure that the general assembly has the same discretion on these plates that we do now. We are simply assuring that those who want a special plate, or a special background plate, can do that by following the same methodology every time, so that every one is treated the same and fairly. It really is a simple process, and a good process, and it brings transparency and ease to the system we now have. I will be happy to answer any questions if you have them. Thank you. Speaker: Further discussion or debate? Hearing none, the question before the senate is the passage of the senate committee substitute of house bill 101 on its second reading. All in favor will vote aye, all opposed will vote no. Five seconds will be allowed for the voting. The clerk will record the vote: 42 having voted in the affirmative, 2 in the negative. House bill 101 has passed its second reading and will, without objection, be read a third time. Clerk: NC[xx] Speaker: Further discussion or debate? Hearing none, the question before the senate is the passage of the third reading of house bill 101 on its second reading. All in favor will vote aye. [aye] All opposed will vote no. [silence] The aye’s have it and house bill 101 has passed its third reading and will be returned to the house on issue of concurrence for senate committee substitute. House bill 369. The clerk will read. Clerk: House bill 369, criminal law changes. Speaker: Senator Goolsby is recognized. Representative: Thank you Mr. President. This originally started as a house seat bill and it has gone through a number of different changes. It was originally voted in J1 and then it was sent to rules and was voted again earlier this week. Mr. President, I do have an amendment that has already been handed up to the clerk. Speaker: The clerk will read. Clerk: Senator Goolsby moves to amend the bill. Speaker: Senator Goolsby is recognized to explain the amendment. Representative: Thank you Mr. President. This removes the summary adjayment language based on an agreement with the sheriffs association and the stakeholders, that they will work together and come up with a solution before the long session. I know that Senator Landon will be overseeing this, since I will be absent from you. I look forward to seeing how that will progress. I would appreciate your support of the amendment. Speaker: Further discussion or debate on amendment 1? Hearing none, the question before the senate is the passage of amendment 1 to house bill 369. All in favor will vote aye.

Five seconds will be allowed for the voting. the court will record the vote. 42 having voted in the affirmative and two in the negative, amendment one passes and the bill is back before you for further discussion or debate [Speaker changes] Mr. President [Speaker Changes] Senator McKissick, for what purpose do you rise [Speaker changes] Send forth an amendment [Speaker changes] Send forward your amendment. The clerk will read it. [Speaker changes] Senator McKissick moves to amend the bill [Speaker changes] Senator McClinton, Senator McKissick has the floor to explain amendment two [Speaker changes] This particular amendment I've worked on with Senator Goolsby and I want to thank Senator Goolsby for his cooperation and working with me on this. It simply maintains the ability for an individual to get a deferred prosecution, in addition to the new the language that allows for conditional discharges. It's somewhat technical in nature, but I think we both believe that this would be in the best interest of those who practice law in this area. I appreciate your support. As I said, Senator Goolsby supports it as well. [Speaker changes] Is there further discussion or debate on amendment two? Senator Apodaca, for what purpose do you rise [ speaker changes] To see if Senator McGissick will yield [speaker changes] Senator McKissick, do you yield? [speaker changes] yes, i do [speaker changes] he yields [speaker changes] So, I just saw this and a class H or I felony will be eligible for deferred prosecution, on this. Is that correct? [speaker changes] What this basically does is maintain the language and conditions which exist today as it relates to deferred prosecutions, so it would not change anything dealing with deferred prosecutions today [speaker changes] So follow up, an h and i currently , they are eligible [speaker changes] yes [speaker changes] Further discussion or debate on amendment two. Hearing none, the question to the senate is on the passage of house bill 369. All in favor will vote aye. All opposed will vote no. five seconds will be allowed for the voting. The court will record the vote. 45 having voted in the affirmative and none in the negative, amendment two passes and the bill is back before you. Further discussion or debate on house bill 369. [speaker changes] Mr President [speaker changes] Senator Woodard, for what purpose do you rise? [speaker changes] To present an amendment [Speaker changes] Send forward your amendment. The clerk will read it. [Speaker changes] Senator Woodard moves to amend the bill [Speaker changes] Senator Woodard has the floor to explain amendment three [Speaker changes] Thank you Mr. President. In section10 of the bill, there are some counties that are asking for an exemption from a current statute. There are about a dozen counties in North Carolina where BB guns are considered dangerous firearms and can't be in the possession of children under the age of 12. Those are listed in this section. Part of what we're doing in this bill would be to exempt five or six counties from that. My amendment would request that Caswell County be included in that exemption. [speaker changes] Further discussion or debate. Senator Goolsby for what purpose do you rise? [speaker changes] To speak on the amendment, Mr. President. [speaker changes] You have the floor. [speaker changes] I support the Senator in his efforts to arm children in his county with BB guns. [speaker changes] Further discussion or debate on amendment three? Hearing none, the question for the senate is…[Speaker changes] Mr President [Speaker changes] Senator Woodward, do you want to speak a second time on the amendment? [speaker changes] I would, Mr. President. [speaker changes] You have the floor. [speaker changes] I appreciate Senator Goolsby's support. I hope he just won't share that with my constituents in Durham county. [speaker changes] Further discussion or debate on amendment three. Hearing none, the question for the Senate is the passage of amendment three to House bill 369. All i favor will vote aye. All opposed will vote no. Five seconds will be allowed for the voting. The clerk will record the vote. 44 having voted in the affirmative and 1 in the negative, amendment three passes and the bill is back before you. Is there further discussion or debate on House Bill 369? Senator Robinson, for what purpose do you rise? [speaker changes] To send forth an amendment [speaker changes] Send forward your amendment. The clerk will read it. [Speaker changes] Senator Robinson moves to amend the bill [speaker changes] Senator Robinson recognized to explain amendment four. [Speaker changes] Thank you Mr Chair, Mr . President. And I want to thank Senator Goolsby for working with me. We've been working on the prevention of childhood sexual abuse for most of this session, trying to find a vehicle to get this into legislation.

So that we can have a commission to look at how we can do that in the states so we can protect children. And he's been able to get it in this bill and I wanna add the amendment what it does is under the Human Trafficking Commission at several other associations so they could have involvement in developing what that process and what that curriculum is. So what this does is add, as well as add the National Association of Social Workers, is also it adds the National School Boards Assocation and DPI since whatever curriculum that will be developed will have to come through those entities. It also includes that as a commission is researching information and coming up with proposals that they'll receive reports and testimonies on childhood sexual abuse from individuals, agencies, communities, organizations, as well as across the state, so that that will be available for the next session of the General Assembly. Senator Goolsby and I have talked about it a lot, and I aks for your support. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Further discussion or debate on Amendment 4, Senator Goolsby. What purpose do you rise? [SPEAKER CHANGES] Speak on the amendment. [SPEAKER CHANGES] You have the floor. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Mr. President, I do appreciate Senator Robinson's efforts in this area. Just to remind the members, this is Aaron's law, and it deals with the issue of child sexual abuse. Most children are abused not by strangers, but by people that they know. And what we are doing with the Human Trafficking Task Force, is to not create another task force that'd have to deal with this issue, since we already dealt with human trafficking, sex trafficking last year when we created the task force. This adds some members that are necessary so that they can develop the proper curriculum so that these children can be made aware of what sexual abuse is, and how to report it. It's very important. I think this is a cost saving measure to have all this wrapped up in the Human Trafficking Commission instead of creating another, and would appreciate your support in adding these additional members that we think are necessary. Thank you Mr. President. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Further discussion or debate on Amendment 4. Hearing none, question for the Senate is passage of Amendment 4 to House Bill 369. All in favor will vote aye, all oppose vote no, 5 seconds will be allowed for the voting. Clerk will record the vote. Apodaca, aye. 44 having voted in the affirmative, and none in the negative, the amendment passes, and the bill is back before your further discussion or debate on House Bill 369. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Mr. President? [SPEAKER CHANGES] Senator Barefoot, for what purpose do you rise? [SPEAKER CHANGES] Send forth an amendment. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Send forward your amendment. Clerk will read. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Senator Barefoot moves to amend the bill. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Senator Barefoot is recognized to explain the amendment. [SPEAKER CHANGES] The amendment that I send forth is uh, very similar uh, to Senator Woodard's and it basically deletes Chowan County from the air rifle, air pistol BB gun provision. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Further discussion for amendment or debate on Amendment 5. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Mr. President. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Senator Jenkins, for what purpose do you rise. [SPEAKER CHANGES] I would like to thank Senator Barefoot for being tolerant of the confusion I created yesterday in rules. And I thank you for running it. And I thank that little Johnny in Chowan County can get his little red rider and everbody be happy. Thank you, sir. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Senator Goolsby. Speak on the amendment. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Mr. President, I am in favor of this amendment, in fact, I'm in favor of arming all the children across the state with law-abiding BB guns. Thank you sir. [SPEAKER CHANGES] The further discussion or debate on Amendment 5. Hearing none, question for the Senate on the passage of Amendment 5 to House Bill 369. All in favor will vote aye, all oppose will vote no. Five seconds will be allowed for the voting. Clerk will record the vote. 43 having voted in the affirmative, and 1 in the negative. Rabin. Aye. 44 having voted in the affirmative, and none in the negative. Amendment 5 passes and Houes Bill 369 is back before you. Is there further discussion or debate? Senator Rabin for what purpose do you rise? [SPEAKER CHANGES] Thank you Mr. President, to change my vote for Amendment 1 from Nay to Aye. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Amendment 1. Amendment 1 passes 43 to 1. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Mr. President. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Senator McKissick, for what purpose do you rise? [SPEAKER CHANGES] Send forth an amendment. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Send forward your amendment.

Speaker: The clerk will read. Clerk: Senator McKinsick moves to amend the bill. Speaker: Senator McKinsick is recognized to explain the amendment. Representative: This should be the amendment on section 7A, line 3, is that correct? Is that the one that is on this time? Speaker: The clerk is nodding. Representative: Okay, in any case, what this actually does is to retain those that are presently eligible between the ages of 18 and 21. it was very straightforward. I worked with Senator Goolsby on this we both agree as to what needs to be done, as his support. So, I ask for your support as well. Speaker: Further discussion or debate on amendment 6? Hearing none, the question before the senate is the passage of amendment 6 to house bill 369. All in favor will vote aye, all opposed will vote no. Five seconds will be allowed for the voting. The clerk will record the vote: 46 having voted in the affirmative, none in the negative. Amendment 6 passes and the bill is back before you. Is there further discussion or debate? Senator McKinsick, for what purpose do you rise? Representative: To set forth an amendment. Speaker: Set forth your amendment. The clerk will read. Clerk: Senator McKinsick moves to amend the bill. Speaker: Senator McKinsick is recognized to explain the amendment. Representative: Senator Goolsby and I also have worked on this amendment which clarifies a law passed last year to allow municipalities a little more leeway with some contractual provisions. I ask for your support. Speaker: Further discussion or debate on amendment 7? Hearing none, the question before the senate is the passage of amendment 7 to house bill 369. All in favor will vote aye, all opposed will vote no. Five seconds will be allowed for the voting. The clerk will record the vote: 46 having voted in the affirmative, none in the negative. Amendment 7 passes and the bill is back before you. Is there further discussion or debate on hose bill 369? Is there further discussion or debate on amendment 7? Hearing none, the question before the senate is the passage of amendment 7 to house bill 369. All in favor will vote aye, all opposed will vote no. Five seconds will be allowed for the voting. The clerk will record the vote: 46 having voted in the affirmative, none in the negative. House bill 369 has passed its second reading and.. Senator Apodaka, for what purpose do you rise? Representative: Check third reading Speaker: Third reading, having been objected to, will remain on the calendar. Senator Apodaka, would you like to make a motion to engross the amendments on that previous bill before the third reading? Representative: Yes sir, that is why I was standing. Speaker: So ordered. Representative: Also, Mr. President, we are coming up on 348 – that wonderful bill, dealing with infringement of people’s rights by cameras. I move that we place it on the calendar for Monday night so I may think about it a little more on the weekend. Speaker: Without objection, house bill 348 is removed from today’s calendar and recalendared. Representative: Thank you Mr. President. At this time I think we need to take a 15 minute recess if we can please? Speaker: Before we take the recess, are there any announcements? Senator Brown, for what purpose do you rise? Representative: For an announcement. Speaker: You have the floor. Representative: Republicans will caucus during the recess. Speaker: Any other notices or announcements? Senator Blue, for what purpose? Representative: Thank you Mr. President. Democrats will caucus Speaker: Without objection, senate stands in recess for 15 minutes. Speaker: Senate is back in session. Members, Senator Vandyne has an excused absence for the remainder of the session and let the record reflect that Senator Pate is back in the session. Senator Apodaka, for what purpose do you rise? Representative: Motion relevant to today’s calendar. Speaker: You have the floor. Representative: Thank you Mr. President, members. House bill 1224 is on today’s calendar. I moved that it be removed

..placed on Monday night's calendar. [SPEAKER CHANGES] That objection, so ordered. Members, earlier in the session there were several recorded votes and at that time Senator Sanderson was not in the chamber. it's my understanding that senator sanderson is requested of the clerk of the chamber provide him with an excused absence for those votes he missed earlier in the session. same situation with senator Rabin. he missed a couple of votes early on. is there any objection for excused absence for both senator sanderson and senator rabin for earlier this session? Hearing none, so ordered. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Mr. President? [SPEAKER CHANGES] Senator Apodaca What purpose you rise? [SPEAKER CHANGES] Send forth committee report at order? [SPEAKER CHANGES] Send forth your report. Clerk agreed. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Send out the docket of rules and operations for the Senate. Submissed for passage. House Bill 201, Senate committee substitute number one. Unfavorable ? Senate. Committee bill number 1. but favorable ? Senate, committee substitute bill number 2. Title: intact amend of amicability of energy conservation code of certain existing non residential building to clarify storm water programs in progress surface calculations for redevelopment to create an exemption for North Carolina environmental protection act for the reoccupation of an existing building or facility. To amend the statue governing the department of commerce rule economic development division and to reinstate gravel under storm water laws. [SPEAKER CHANGES] calendar? [SPEAKER CHANGES] House bill 1155, the clerk agreed. [SPEAKER CHANGES] house bill 1155. Pinehurt annexation. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Senator Tillman's recognized. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Thank you, Mr. President. Members, this is a local bill that will solve a flooding problem that we have in the Cotswold Village, which is adjacent to the village of Pinehurst. They're asking to be annexed of Pinehurt so they can fix this infrastructure problem. Any significant rain down there causes a huge traffic problem and a flooding of streets and has to be closed off until the water finally subsides and as you know, like the sandy soil they have have in Pinehurst, it doesn't subside that quickly. So, I ask your support on this bill. It did pass the House 117 to 1 and there was not a single NO vote in the committee that heard it the other day. I ask for your support. Thank you. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Further discussion or debate? Hearing none. Question is for the Senate is the passage of the Senate second reading of house bill 1155 all in favor vote aye, all oppose vote no. Five seconds would be allowed for the voting the clerk will record the vote. 33 having voted in the affirmative, ? aye. 34 having vote affirmative and 12 in the negative. House bill 1155 is passed at second reading and will remain on the calendar. Members that's the... [SPEAKER CHANGES] Mr. President [SPEAKER CHANGES] Senator Meredith, what purpose you rise? [SPEAKER CHANGES] Mr. President, I would like to change my vote on 369 from aye to nay please. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Senator Meredith on house bill 369. 45 to 1 the bill remains going to the House on the issue of concordance of the Senate committee substitute. Sorry, remains on the calendar. Members it's time to thank our pages for their service this week. Pages, we thank you for coming to the Senate this week and helping us with our work. We hope you've enjoyed it. We hope you have fond memories of your interactions with members and with our staff. We invite you to come back anytime. I'm certain that at least at some point one or more of you may end up sitting in some of the seats we currently occupy. So thank you very much for your service this week.

Notices and announcements. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Mr. President. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Senator Goolsby, for what purpose do you rise? [SPEAKER CHANGES] An announcement. [SPEAKER CHANGES] You have the floor. [SPEAKER CHANGES] I would like to extend a cordial invitation. I’ve already passed the cards out earlier in the week to all members. If you happen to be down in Wilmington today from 5 to 7PM, we’re going to have our first annual Soros festival fundraiser and party. We would appreciate you just coming to the party, not asking for any funds, and if you do, I’ll be happy to buy you an adult beverage. Thank you so much members. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Other notices and announcements. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Senator Barringer, for what purpose do you rise? [SPEAKER CHANGES] A moment of personal privilege. [SPEAKER CHANGES] You have the floor. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Ladies and gentlemen, I’d like to wish my seatmate Trudy Wade, Senator Trudy Wade a very happy birthday and I hope she will go home and actually celebrate and have a little rest. Happy birthday! Oh, it’s tomorrow? [SPEAKER CHANGES] Further notices or announcements. Is there further business to come before the Senate? If not, the Chair recognizes Senator Apodaca for a motion. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Mr. President, it seems like Senator Wade has a birthday every two weeks, but anyway. Mr. President, I move that the Senate now adjourns subject to the introduction of bills, messages from the House and the governor, the referral and re-referral of bills and resolutions, receipts and referral of committee reports, the receipt of conference reports, the ratification of bills and appointment of conferees to reconvene on Monday the 21st of July, 2014 at 6:30. [SPEAKER CHANGES] The motion is that the Senate do now adjourn subject to the stipulations stated by Senator Apodaca to reconvene on Monday, July 21st, at 6:30PM. Seconded by Senator Allran. All in favor say aye. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Aye. [SPEAKER CHANGES] All opposed no. The ayes have it. The Senate stands adjourned.