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New version of pot bill scrapped

...Regional Affairs Committee (HB75) will likely take the rest of session to work through the Legislature, she said.Rep. Paul Seaton, R-Homer, introduced a bill that would delay regulating marijuana concentrates so the state can focus on developing...
State | AK legislature
Legislator seeks delay in marijuana-concentrates regulations

...defy the will of the voters" and open the state to litigation, "which it would surely lose."Republican Rep. Paul Seaton, the incoming chair of the House Health and Social Services Committee, said Friday that he wants regulations taken...
State | AK legislature
Legislators file first round of bills

...exorbitant or excessive" under the Alaska Unfair Trade Practices and Consumer Protection Act.? HB 38 - Rep. Paul Seaton, R-Homer - Places the Alaska Department of Fish and Game in charge of rapid response to, and control of, aquatic...
Local | AK legislature
Prefiled bills in plain English

...released Friday: Pre-filed legislation - Jan. 16 releaseNumber - Sponsor - DescriptionHouse bills? HB 49 - Rep. Paul Seaton, R-Homer - A benefit corporation can be dissolved if its benefit report to the state is overdue by six months or more.? HB...
Local | AK legislature
House majority, minority announce new organization

...R-Wasilla (Chair)? Education Committee: Wes Keller, R-Wasilla (Chair)? Health and Social Services Committee: Paul Seaton, R-Homer (Chair)? Transportation Committee: Neal Foster, D-Nome (Co-Chair); Shelley Hughes, R-Palmer...
My Turn: SB21 is risky business

...your action.You have only one chance to protect your state's economy - vote "yes" on Ballot Measure 1.? Rep. Paul Seaton, R-Kenai, has represented the lower Kenai Peninsula since 2003. He has continuously served on the House Resources...
Legislators worry that bill could create more school districts

...elements that could be incorporated into Gov. Sean Parnell's omnibus education bill, also before the committee.Rep. Paul Seaton, R-Homer, said Gattis' bill could create new school districts."We are at a fundamental stage of creating new...
State | AK legislature
Stalemate on education reform continues money."If it's not (in the BSA), you really don't know if it's going to be there," said Rep. Paul Seaton, R-Homer.The House proposed $185 in the BSA this year with $30 million in one-shot money, to be followed by...
State | Local | AK legislature
House Resources advances gas line bill

...progress toward a final investment decision. Balash said he believed the intent of the provision, offered by Rep. Paul Seaton, R-Homer, was to give the state leverage "that is not quite nuclear hand grenade, but almost."He said he could...
State | AK legislature
Education = economic growth

...Wilson also proposed a bill (HB 245) that would end the local funding requirement. Even her Republican colleague Paul Seaton criticized this proposal, noting that if the state didn't backfill funding, we could lose $200 million in education...


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