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Wastewater legislation moves to Senate floor

...technology. The Science Advisory Panel released a preliminary report late in 2012.The bills also do away with a 2006 cruise ship initiative criteria that required treated black water and grey water discharges to meet Alaska water quality standards...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-02-08/wastewater-legislation-moves-senate-flo
State
Cruise ship visitors willing to pay more

In the coming weeks and months, Alaskans will hear lots of rhetoric about the citizens' cruise ship initiative - you will hear how the addition of a $50 head tax will dissuade tourists from joining an Alaska cruise. Sound off on the important...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051806/let_20060518005.shtml
Opinion
Downtown sour on cruise ship initiative

An upcoming state ballot initiative that would impose a cruise ship passenger tax could be a nail in the coffin for some Alaska-owned South Franklin Street businesses, according to owners of those shops.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070206/loc_20060702014.shtml
News
Initiative will not cut it in court

...July 2, it appears that the cruise ship initiative (Proposition No. 2) is...Constitution in that the cruise ship initiative is not limited to one subject. The cruise ship initiative enacts a head tax, a tax...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071906/let_20060719017.shtml
Opinion
My turn: When is enough, enough?

...protect Alaska's marine environment. The Alaska Cruise Ship Initiative formed in 1999-2001 by Knowles included a Steering...Sloane's article were addressed through the Alaska Cruise Ship Initiative? I think "enough" is working now (and into...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080406/opi_20060804016.shtml
Opinion
My Turn: Cruise ship initiative doesn't make sense

Ballot Measure 2 does not make sense. Why would we want to subject the cruise lines to such hostility?

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080706/opi_20060807003.shtml
Opinion
My Turn: Cruise ship initiative is unfair

...provide their services and allow a decent living from the income they receive. Ballot Measure 2, the so-called cruise ship initiative, may seriously hurt those Alaskans in several ways. First, if they work with a cruise ship company, their...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081006/opi_20060810007.shtml
Opinion
Alaska Briefs

...acres for conservation and set out that no more could be reserved without an act of Congress. Leman turns down cruise ship initiative JUNEAU - A proposed ballot initiative to impose taxes and stringent regulations on cruise ships traveling in Alaska...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082003/sta_briefs.shtml
News
Election results

...Daniel DeNardo 280 Don Wright 819 BALLOT MEASURES Campaign finance reform Measure 1 YES: 91,373 NO: 31,733 Cruise ship initiative Measure 2 YES: 66,008 NO: 59,214 LT. GOVERNOR Republicans Sean Parnell 42,063 Jerry Ward 30,647 Democrats...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082306/sta_20060823099.shtml
News
AG Burns speaks before Judiciary committees

...constitutional and consisted with statutory primers I would defend the state's position." The DOL also handled the cruise ship initiative for determining water discharge quality standards, which now allows the cruise ships to continue coming into...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021511/loc_785833473.shtml
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