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House approves marijuana control board legislation

...regulations mean clear enforcement," Rep. Steve Thompson, R-Fairbanks, said.The bill passed 25-15, but House Majority Leader Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, asked for reconsideration after voting in favor of it. That means the House...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-04-15/house-approves-marijuana-control-board-
State | AK legislature
Joint session planned, bucking Walker

...Chenault said.It's not unusual in the Legislature for legal opinions to be sought on issues, he said.House Majority Leader Charisse Millett on Wednesday evening said that it had appeared that some of Walker's nominees could have trouble...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-04-17/joint-session-planned-bucking-walker
State | AK legislature
Salary decrease squeaks through House

...renegotiating the union contracts is) a breach of contract" by putting both classes of employees in the same boat.House Majority Leader Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, said she "(didn't) like doing this" and that she "(relies on exempt...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-04-15/salary-decrease-squeaks-through-house
State | AK legislature
Rep. Reinbold loses another post for bucking partisan politics

...amendment to resurrect it from House cuts.The program was later added back by the Senate Finance committee.House Majority Leader Rep. Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, said members serve on the ACPE at the pleasure of the Speaker, and that...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-04-03/rep-reinbold-loses-another-post-bucking
State | AK legislature
Reinbold booted from caucus

...Reinbold had been replaced by other majority members on all but one panel - House Community and Regional Affairs.House Majority Leader Rep. Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, replaced Reinbold on the joint Legislative Council. Rep. Bob Herron...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-16/reinbold-booted-caucus
State | AK legislature
Empire Editorial: Ending daylight saving time will leave Juneau in the dark

...state's legislature considered a bill that would eliminate the practice, but that bill died in committee. Idaho's House majority leader withdrew his bill covering daylight saving after realizing it was written in a way that violated federal law...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-03-12/empire-editorial-ending-daylight-savi
Opinion
Limits proposed for gas line group in alternate project

...Mike Hawker, R-Anchorage, adding later: "We are trying to conduct the public's business in the public."House Majority Leader Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, and a co-sponsor of Chenault's bill, said she and the other bill supporters...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-03/limits-proposed-gas-line-group-alternat
State | AK legislature
Empire Editorial: An ounce of prevention

...legislation.Rep. Geran Tarr, D-Anchorage, sponsored the bill in 2014. This year she's co-sponsoring it with House Majority Leader Charisse Millet, R-Anchorage. Hopefully, bipartisan support in the House is enough to keep Erin's Law on...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-01-25/empire-editorial-ounce-prevention
Opinion
Walker: Nothing off the table in budget talks

...think everybody's in agreement, I think, that we need to make these budget adjustments first," he said.House Majority Leader Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, said the focus of her GOP-led caucus will be on cutting the budget where possible...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-20/walker-nothing-table-budget-talks
State
Legislators file first round of bills

...Another popular issue - judging by the number of pre-filed bills - is sexual assault prevention education. Both House Majority Leader Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, and Rep. Garan Tarr, D-Anchorage, are sponsoring bills relating to sexual abuse and assault...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-01-11/legislators-file-first-round-bills
Local | AK legislature

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