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Panel gives up on ANILCA

Collective rights to subsistence hunting and fishing won't be guaranteed in a proposed constitutional amendment establishing a rural priority.
My Turn: One of the political season's ironies

...some pretty serious flaws. The lieutenant governor recognized those flaws and, as a member of the Governor's Subsistence Task Force, helped write proposed amendments for ANILCA to address some of the federal law's shortcomings. But last week...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Opinion and Letters: Subsistence matter should go on ballot 2/22/98

...confidence there will be a referendum on it in the fall. It will come one of two ways: Either as a direct vote on the subsistence task force proposal, or as a mandate to the 50 out of 60 legislators whose seats are up for election this year. The people...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Local News: Stevens says amendment is solution to subsistence 4/8/98

...surrendered lands in the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act of 1971. Stevens said a proposal by the governor's subsistence task force may be the best solution to the subsistence problem. That plan, which included a rural preference constitutional...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Local News: Subsistence measure moves ahead one step 5/7/98

...spokeswoman for the Senate majority, said Miller supports both HB 406 and a proposal stemming from the governor's subsistence task force, which was killed in the House. She said Miller supports both measures because there aren't enough votes...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Local News: Subsistence bill passes; veto certain 5/11/98 House Democrats, Senate Democrats tried to amend the measure by turning it into a bill that came out of a subsistence task force put together by the governor. Sen. Jim Duncan, a Juneau Democrat, said HB 406 was a ``charade that misleads...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Local News: Knowles provides final word on special session 5/12/98

...HB 406. Knowles said he'll give lawmakers legislation and a constitutional amendment that came out of his subsistence task force when they come back May 26. The same package of legislation died quickly in the House earlier this session...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Local News: 'We're working on it' 1/14/98

...Ogan said. Juneau's Democratic legislators, Sen. Jim Duncan and Rep. Kim Elton, both support the subsistence task force's recommendations. Duncan said politics is already interfering with the issue, theorizing that some Republican...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Local News: State and local briefs 2/23/98

...and game boards, which would defer to local advisory committees. Last month, Ogan buried the Governor's Subsistence Task Force's package including a proposed constitutional amendment allowing a rural preference. Legislature names building...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Local News: Taylor: Clock's ticking for subsistence bill 5/3/98

...rural preference for subsistence was shelved soon after its introduction. The legislation followed from a subsistence task force organized by Gov. Tony Knowles. The package is supported by North Pole Republican Sen. Mike Miller, Senate...


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