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Legislature's special session could take place away from Juneau

Sen. Bill Stoltze, R-Chugiak, said before the start of session that he would introduce a bill to move the Legislature from Juneau.Weeks turned...
State | AK legislature
Lawmaker mulling proposed move of legislature to Anchorage

...state lawmaker is working on a bill that would move the AlaskaLegislature from Juneau to Anchorage.Incoming Sen. Bill Stoltze, of Chugiak, has long supported moving the functions of state government from Juneau, a city accessible by air or...
Lawmaker proposes eliminating film tax credit program

...wants to eliminate the program that provides tax credits for films produced in Alaska.However, the bill, from Sen. Bill Stoltze, would not get rid of the state film production office.The state's film production tax credit program was created...
Lawmakers advance bill prioritizing personal use fishing

...prioritizing personal use fisheries.Senate State Affairs heard public testimony Tuesday mostly in support of committee chair Bill Stoltze's bill to prioritize personal use fisheries over sport and commercial fisheries when there is a management concern...
State | AK legislature
Alaskans testify in support of film tax credits credit program during a Senate committee hearing Tuesday.The Senate Finance Committee held a hearing on Sen. Bill Stoltze's bill to end the state's film tax credits. The governor's proposed budget, and the version that passed the...
Correction: Rep. Bill Stoltze

An article that appeared on Page A1 of Monday's Empire incorrectly identified Rep. Bill Stoltze, R-Chugiak, as having voted against the purchase of Anchorage's Unocal building as a member of the Legislative Council...
Alaska film tax credit coming to an end

...introduced that threatens to end the program, there are questions about how stable the program is, she said.Sen. Bill Stoltze, R-Chugiak, sponsored the bill that passed this year and proposed similar measures while previously serving in the...
Legislative talks continue, but so does stalemate

...projects from the bill to the street for the coming summer construction season," House Finance Committee Co-chairman Bill Stoltze, R-Chugiak/Mat-Su, said in a press release announcing the meeting. The Senate and Gov. Sean Parnell are at...
Panel talks to fish board nominees, asks about salmon

...nominees for the state Board of Fisheries, but the panel held off on taking action.State Affairs committee chair Sen. Bill Stoltze, R-Chugiak, said the panel's members would likely sign paperwork to advance them on Tuesday, however.Soldotna...
Senate panel advances bill to repeal film tax credit program

...given the funding issue and a sunset of the law looming in the next couple years. Burnett said the bill, from Sen. Bill Stoltze, would make clear to the industry and the public that the program would not be coming back without additional legislative...
State | AK legislature


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