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Alaska judge orders full trial over state law requiring parental notification of abortions

ANCHORAGE - Opponents of a new state law requiring that parents be notified when their daughters seek to get abortions will have a chance to present full arguments at a hearing challenging...
Panel advances bill on AGDC appointments

...the AGDC.Chenault, R-Nikiski, said it was an oversight to have not specifically exempted the AGDC from a state law requiring that individuals appointed to boards or commissions of state government be registered Alaska voters. He said testimony...
Editorial: Legislature must follow the law when it comes to ballot measures

...Bay watershed. An attorney for the Legislature told the AP it's up to lawmakers to decide "how" to implement the law requiring legislative hearings. It seems more like the Legislature is deciding "if" it wants to follow the letter of the law...
Chenault to propose AGDC amendment serve on that board.Minority Senate Democrats called on Parnell to withdraw Rabinow's name, citing a state law requiring appointees to boards or commissions of state government to be and have been before the last general election registered...
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Fairbanks schools seek 180-day requirement waiver

...Fairbanks North Star Borough School District will appeal to Education Commissioner Mike Hanley for a waiver from the state law requiring schools to be open for at least 180 days.Fairbanks schools Friday closed for a fourth day this school year. To meet...
Hearings not required on oil tax referendum

...planning public hearings on a referendum to repeal Alaska's new oil tax because such measures do not fall under a law requiring hearings for ballot initiatives, his spokeswoman said.Some lawmakers have talked about possible legislation to include...
Judge hears arguments in abortion lawsuit case

ANCHORAGE - A new state law requiring that parents be notified if their child wants an abortion is...arguing on behalf of Planned Parenthood, said a provision in the law requiring corroboration if a girl is pregnant as a result of sexual abuse...
If Congress wants Postal Service to be a self-sustaining operation, it has to loosen its micromanaging grip

...printed invoice - but is not allowed to bring in new revenue or cut services.The final financial straw was a 2006 law requiring the Postal Service to pre-fund retiree health benefits 75 years into the future at a cost of more than $5 billion...
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School physicals law could affect districts

...physicals, including his own.The physicals in question are separate from those required to play sports, and the law requiring entrance physicals is generally interpreted as exams due when a child enters school in Alaska for the first time...
Lawmakers seek to rekindle mining royalty reform efforts

...states where most of the mining occurs, the Government Accountability Office report found.And there is no federal law requiring the disclosure of production figures from individual mines.Two Democratic lawmakers are hoping public concerns over...


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