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Legislature to convene special session on gas issues

...failed gas line arrangement without a messy fight.Rep. Craig Johnson, R-Anchorage, who serves on the House Resources Committee, said the costs, potential benefits and risks of any buyout need to be examined closely, a point echoed by...
House minority objects to Arctic drilling complaint

...R-Nikiski, was referring the draft resolution to the House Resources Committee.After the floor session, Tuck said the issue...has not yet been scheduled for a hearing in the House Resources Committee.The resolution's companion bill, Senate...
State | AK legislature
Gov. Walker pitches TransCanada buyout

...Mike Hawker, R-Anchorage, chair of the Legislative Budget and Audit Committee, and the co-chairs of the House Resources Committee, Reps. Ben Nageak, D-Barrow and Dave Talerico, R-Healy.Lawmakers also asked for details as to how the...
Committee takes up gas line board appointments

...Development Corp. expressed support Monday for a major liquefied natural gas project the state is pursuing.The House Resources Committee held confirmation hearings for Rick Halford, Joe Paskvan and Hugh Short, with much of the time focused on...
3 things to watch in the Legislature

...senior U.S. senator, Lisa Murkowski, addressed lawmakers last month.Gasline corporation board membersThe House Resources Committee plans confirmation hearings today for Gov. Bill Walker's three new appointees to the board of the Alaska...
Lunch and Learn events at state Capitol raise questions

...Johnson, R-Anchorage, and chair of the House Rules Committee, said he started Lunch and Learns while on the House Resources Committee to provide education on generic natural resource-related topics. Over the years, he said, they have proliferated...
Despite looming cut, changes to timber program debated

...threatening to make their discussion null and void, opponents and proponents of the timber industry showed up to a House Resources committee meeting Wednesday afternoon to discuss modifying the program's rules.The Department of Natural Resources...
State | Local | AK legislature
Gov. Walker says he'll dismiss Point Thomson lawsuit

...announcement came during a brief appearance before the House Resources Committee, creating a stir within the Capitol given how...separation-of-powers issue, he said.The House Resources Committee had requested the Department of Law to provide...
State | AK legislature
Public testimony planned on hunting, fishing license fees

JUNEAU - Lawmakers are considering proposed fee increases for hunting and fishing licenses in Alaska.The House Resources Committee plans to take public testimony on a bill proposing the fee increases Wednesday evening.Rep. Dave Talerico...
Committee to take up gas line board appointments

JUNEAU - The House Resources Committee plans to take up the appointments of three members to the board of the Alaska Gasline Development Corp., or AGDC.Gov. Bill...


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