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House Resources advances gas line bill

...It also would not allow for payments in lieu of taxes on existing oil and gas infrastructure, like the trans-Alaska pipeline system, an issue that's been a concern of several mayors whose communities will be impacted by the project.One issue...
State | AK legislature
Nonresident begins term on state assessment board

...Parnell dismissed last month.The assessment board under McGee had set increasingly higher values for the trans-Alaska pipeline system. That meant the state and local governments received hundreds of millions of dollars in additional property taxes...
Assessment board appointee withdraws name

...Marty McGee from the board, which, with McGee as chairman, had set increasingly higher values for the trans-Alaska pipeline system.The Alaska Supreme Court in February handed municipalities a victory in a long-running valuation case, finding...
State | AK legislature
Mayors seek assurances on gas line project

...were on the payments in lieu of taxes and ensuring that existing oil and gas properties, such as the trans-Alaska pipeline system, from which communities derive taxes currently, are not affected.The two, along with Valdez Mayor Dave Cobb...
State | AK legislature
Assessment panel appointments raise questions

...Sean Parnell has appointed two former oil industry employees to the board that sets the tax value of the trans-Alaska pipeline system, raising concerns about fairness from the Fairbanks North Star Borough.Municipalities won a huge victory last...
Young talks states' rights, oil and gas development

...who is a proponent of drilling onshore in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, said he wants to see the Trans-Alaska Pipeline System continue to transport oil. He said if it moves much less than what it does currently, there won't be a pipeline...
State | AK legislature
Supreme Court affirms pipeline value decision

...Gleason's conclusion that there is a limited market for sale of individual ownership interest in the Trans-Alaska Pipeline System and that North Slope oil production and pipeline ownership are inextricably linked.
State | AK legislature
Legislative roundup for Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014

...investment," McGuire said in a statement. "As a lifelong Alaskan, I was here when they built the Trans-Alaska Pipeline System. The energy and motivation on that project could be felt in the blood of every Alaskan. That's what I want...
State | AK legislature
Big dreams for Alaska in Alberta's tar sands

...from Alberta's tar sands to Delta Junction, where the project's creators hope to tap into TAPS, the Trans-Alaska Pipeline System.That version of the project would depend on the Alaska Railroad Corporation extending its rail line 80 miles...
Senator blasts federal rejection of refuge road return.Murkowski said the Legislature has taken serious steps to try to boost oil flow through the trans-Alaska pipeline system and that it is long past time for the federal government to do the same.While the Interior Department has sold...
State | AK legislature


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