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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...
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...
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...
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...
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
Sating Southeast's 'timber famine'

The House Resources committee heard and held a bill that would give the Alaska Department of Natural Resources more latitude to fill the timber supply gap left...
State | Local | AK legislature
Panel postpones confirmation hearing for fish board nominee

JUNEAU - The House Resources Committee has delayed a confirmation hearing for Roland Maw's appointment to the state Board of Fisheries.Committee co-chair Dave Talerico...
State | AK legislature
House Resources advances gas line bill

JUNEAU - Following an intensive amendment process that began last week, the House Resources Committee on Wednesday passed out its rewrite of a bill aimed at advancing a major liquefied natural gas project.The committee considered...
State | AK legislature


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