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My Turn: From the privileged few to We the People

...passage of the Bill of Rights in 1791. But is this period enough to understand our ideals of freedom and liberty? Rep. Paul Seaton, R-Homer, doesn't think so. He argued that limiting constitutional education to that 15-year span would become...
Despite warning, Seaton pushes marijuana regs

...against a bill that aims to delay legalizing the commercial sale of marijuana concentrates.The legislation by Rep. Paul Seaton, R-Homer, had its first hearing Tuesday in the House Health and Social Services committee, of which he is the chair...
State | AK legislature
Lawmakers debate requiring constitutional education

...Legislature, and in the state as a whole, for the bill.But some committee members expressed doubt, including Rep. Paul Seaton who has opposed similar measures in previous years. Seaton, a Homer Republican, said he was concerned about what...
State | AK legislature
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
Lawmakers hear from community officials on marijuana regulations

...regulating marijuana establishments, he said.The Health and Social Services hearing focused on committee chair Rep. Paul Seaton's bill to separate and delay the regulations for marijuana concentrates.Cynthia Franklin, executive director of...
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...
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


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