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...for reporting sexual assault by increase confidentiality. Bill would incentivize arctic infrastructureThe Senate Labor and Commerce Committee this week began considering a bill that would boost infrastructure development in the arctic.SB140, sponsored...
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Unions raise concerns with Labor head's education, experience at all, and has no entries between 1982 and 1986, when Blumer began managing a motel in Sitka.Senate Labor and Commerce Committee Chairman Sen. Dennis Egan, D-Juneau, said he didn't know Blumer despite her 17 years living in Juneau...
Insurance credit score bill moves out of committee

...companies to consider a person's credit score when renewing a policy advanced from committee Thursday.The Senate Labor and Commerce Committee, which sponsored SB55, was the only committee of referral for the measure on the Senate side.Currently...
My Turn: SB 55 would raise insurance rates for Alaska consumers

Senate Bill 55, sponsored by Sen. Mike Dunleavy's (R-Wasilla) Senate Labor and Commerce Committee, would allow insurance companies to use our financial credit score to justify charging us more for auto, home, life and related...
Leaders consider curbs on pull-tabs

...from raising pull-tab dollars outside their own region. They plan to make a recommendation to the full Senate Labor and Commerce Committee after the Legislature convenes next month. During Monday's hearing in Fairbanks, several pull-tab...

...Fairbanks Republican, and Anchorage Democratic Sen. Hollis French. Seekins said some recommendations to the Senate Labor and Commerce Committee may follow, but it remains to be seen if there would be enough steam behind them to carry them through...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...drivers' written consent. 1:30 p.m., Senate Labor and Commerce Committee holds a hearing on SB 230, a bill to, training and education, passed the Senate Labor and Commerce Committee. It now moves to the Senate Finance Committee...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Caucus will listen to a presentation by the Alaska Children's Trust. Room 205. 1:30 p.m., the Senate Labor and Commerce Committee will consider SB 272 (Knowles), which would revamp the way the state's workers compensation program...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...the opinion of the Alaska State Medical Board when considering the bill. The bill was sponsored by the Senate Labor and Commerce Committee, and Chairman Jerry Mackie said there was no opposition to the bill during the legislative process...
Alaska Digest

...information. Businesses and state agencies, while voicing support for the bill, suggested changes to the Senate Labor and Commerce Committee. John George, representing the American Council of Life Insurers, found the measure an improvement over...


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