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Committee advances revised sexual assault prevention bill

...readiness test to get a diploma.Dunleavy, R-Wasilla, said amendments are part of the legislative process. Sen. Cathy Giessel, R-Anchorage, said the bill has a central theme: the authority of parents to direct their children's education...
Alaska Editorial: Washington state should focus on its own plate

...unsolicited interference in the multi-faceted and nationally strategic economic development plan for the Arctic," Sen. Cathy Giessel, R-Anchorage said in announcing the passage of SJR18.At its outset, SJR18 notes that Alaska pursued statehood...
Bill to allow pharmacists to administer vaccines advances

...The Alaska Senate has passed legislation that would allow pharmacists to administer vaccines more easily.Sen. Cathy Giessel sponsored the bill that passed on Monday, which would allow pharmacists to administer vaccines without oversight from...
State | AK legislature
Bill to limit corporation role in alternate project advances, Walker wrote. Or, he said, the two might be combined at some point.In a letter to Senate Resources chair Cathy Giessel, Walker reaffirmed his commitment to Alaska LNG and repeatedly used the word "back-up" to refer to the alternate...
State | AK legislature
Lawmakers predict daylight saving bill will pass Senate this week, the state should span four zones."Alaska should have more than two time zones," Sen. Cathy Giessel, R-Anchorage, said Monday. "Southeast should have a separate one."Egan said he is somewhat placated by the...
State | AK legislature
Three things to watch of its choice that is not affiliated with a religious, labor or employee organization.SB 44, from Sen. Cathy Giessel, R-Anchorage, would allow in those cases for choice of charity to rest with the employee, not the union.The...
State | AK legislature
Senate keeps pot edibles on the table

...debate, all Republicans except for Kelly and Sens. John Coghill, R-North Pole; Charlie Huggins, R-Wasilla; and Cathy Giessel, R-Anchorage, voted against the amendment. It failed 6-14. Sen. Bill Stoltze, R-Chugiak, was the first...
State | AK legislature
Senators hear public notices bill

...municipalities the option to stop publishing public notices in local newspapers.Through SB36, sponsored by Sen. Cathy Giessel, R-Anchorage, a city assembly would be permitted to pass an ordinance allowing the municipality to post public...
State | AK legislature
Photo: Women of the Alaska Legislature

...R-Anchorage; Rep. Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage; Sen. Murkowski; Sen. Berta Gardner, D-Anchorage; Sen. Cathy Giessel, R-Anchorage; Rep. Tammie Wilson, R-North Pole; Rep. Geran Tarr, D-Anchorage; from bottom left: Sen...
State | AK legislature
Senators: Everything but taxes, PFD on table to fix budget

...R-Fairbanks; John Coghill, R-Fairbanks; Anna MacKinnon, R-Eagle River; Charlie Huggins, R-Wasilla; and Cathy Giessel, R-Anchorage, announced the Republican-led majority's priorities, including their opinions on the state of...
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