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Session enters second day as Coastal Management debate continues

...in a convoluted special session, with the House of Representatives expected to act on it today.The Senate Monday passed Senate Bill 45, an extension of the existing program with modifications, and then adjourned sine die, ending its role in...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2011-06-27/session-enter-second-day-coastal-manage
State
State retirement benefits at stake

...for which they initially qualified.The legislature repealed those statutes on June 30, 2010. The Legislature had passed Senate Bill 141 in 2005, which authorized the closure of Tiers 1, 2 and 3 to new members and established new defined contribution...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-02-11/state-retirement-benefits-stake
Local
Ketchikan school board considers opposing SB90

...insurance costs could leave smaller districts paying more money to participate, school officials in Ketchikan say.If passed, Senate Bill 90 would require all Alaska school districts to join a statewide insurance pool. The plan would require districts...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-10-23/ketchikan-school-board-considers-opposi
State
Kenai assembly considers vote-by-mail elections

...nearest city clerk's office.The borough is able to consider by-mail elections because the Alaska Legislature passed Senate Bill 213 this year, which eliminates the need for election boards for each precinct. Requiring an election board...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-06-18/kenai-assembly-considers-vote-mail-elec
State
Legislative digest for Sunday, April 13, 2014

The Alaska State Senate passed Senate Bill 216 on Friday, better known as "Erin's Law."Sen. Lesil McGuire, R-Anchorage, introduced the legislation to combat...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-04-14/legislative-digest-sunday-april-13-2014
State | AK legislature
Legislative roundup

...R) - Yea Drug site cleanup (passed Senate): House Bill 59 relates to the...Excused Concealed handguns (passed Senate): House Bill 177 would recognize...R) - Yea Search warrants (passed Senate): House Bill 114 would allow...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051103/sta_legroundup.shtml
News
Legislative roundup

...Nay Informed consent abortion (Passed Senate): Senate Bill 30 requires a...D) - Nay Longevity Bonus (passed Senate): Senate Bill 117 phases out...Weyhrauch (R) - Yea Permanent fund (passed Senate): House Bill 11 directs money...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051803/sta_legroundup.shtml
News
My Turn: Preserve Denali Kid Care

Alaska's Legislature recently passed Senate Bill 105, legislation that if signed into law will make it more difficult for children from low-income families to qualify for...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052103/opi_myturn.shtml
Opinion
Legislative roundup

Bills voted on last week: Topic: Tax on REAA residents (passed Senate, but held over for reconsideration by Sen. Donny Olson, D-Nome): Senate Bill 112 would impose an annual tax on residents...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/030506/sta_20060305025.shtml
News
Fishing license legislation unfair to U.S. citizens

I hear on KINY radio noontime news that Alaska legislators in Juneau have passed Senate Bill 56, sponsored by Sen. Dyson of Eagle River, that will now allow aliens from the Yukon to purchase fishing licenses and...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022304/let_license.shtml
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