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My Turn: Where's the Governor?

Despite its controversy, at least Governor Frank Murkowski had the fortitude in 2006 to take the negotiated Stranded Gas Development Act agreement to Alaskans before it was signed. He personally went community to community across Alaska...
Administration gives pipeline project overview

...Sen. Bill Wielechowski, D-Anchorage, said the administration's proposal strikes him as similar to the failed Stranded Gas Act, a suggestion the Parnell administration has rejected. He said the mistake that's been made is asking how the...
Governor says ballot initiative is a contract deal-breaker

...Wednesday, and to the amendments needed to change the Stranded Gas Act that are soon to follow. "That's fine too, because what you find out when you look through this stranded gas contract are some pretty disturbing things," Croft...
Special Session

...he said. The Legislature is expected to head back to the Capitol on May 22 to begin tackling amendments to the Stranded Gas Development Act that will make the contract legal. And later they will begin tinkering with the components of the deal...
My turn: Fiscal certainty on steroids

...make changes to the contract. Will this be theater or a true massive economic group encounter? In 1998 we passed the Stranded Gas Act. In 2003 the administration engaged in contract talks with the producers. Now, many thousands of hours and millions...
Legal opinions vary on state oil tax freeze

...that his findings were the result of several years of thorough research. He added that when the Legislature passed the Stranded Gas Development Act in 1998, it recognized that a fiscal certainty contract would be tailored to the needs of the project...
Some progress, but work remains

...the House State Affairs Committee, vice-chair of the House Ways and Means Committee, legislative liaison to the stranded gas negotiations, a member of the Legislative Council, and in my role as an individual majority legislator from Juneau...
House mulls moving some hearings north

...committees may begin looking at changes to the Alaska Stranded Gas Development Act outside the capital to allow the public...committee hearings will be made once they have seen the Stranded Gas Act amendments and can gauge how much work it will entail...
Alaska Digest

...processing right of way applications from TransCanada and for the company to submit an application under the state's Stranded Gas Development Act. That act allows the state to negotiate tax and other fiscal terms associated with a pipeline project...
Northwest Digest

...epidemic to managing a quarantine. Senate to vote on Stranded Gas Act amendments JUNEAU - The Alaska Senate is set to...Legislature to pass that and other changes to the Alaska Stranded Gas Development Act. That appeared to be the consensus...


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