Representative Craig Johnson R-24, Anchorage
Session Info:State Capitol, Room 216
Juneau, AK 99801-1182
Interim Info:716 W 4th Avenue, Suite 300
Anchorage, AK 99501-2133
Toll Free: 866-465-4993
Elected to the House:2006, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014
Leadership Positions:Rules Chair: 2011 - present
|Date/Place of Birth:|
November 22, 1953
Alaska Resident since 1978
Southwest Anchorage: 1991 - present
Children: Erin, Jenna
Northeast Oklahoma A&M: 1973-1975
Oklahoma State University: 1975-1977
|Alaska State House of Representatives:|
Chair Rules Committee: 2011 - present
Co-Chair, Resources Committee: 2007 - 2010
Vice-chair, Labor & Commerce Committee: 2010 - present
Vice-chair, Transportation Committee: 2009 - present
Member Committee on Committees: 2010 - present
Member Fisheries Special Committee: 2007 - present
Member Legislative Council: 2010 - present
Member, Rules Committee: 2007 - present
Member, State Affairs Committee: 2007 - 2010
Member, Transportation Committee: 2007 - present
- Member, Administration: 2007 - present
- Member, Corrections: 2007 - 2010
- Court System: 2010 - present
- Member, Fish & Game: 2007 - 2010
- Member, Governor: 2010 - present
- Member, Legislature: 2010 - present
- Member, Natural Resources: 2007 - 2010
Vice-Chair, Alaska Legislative Outdoor Heritage Caucus 2007 - 2010; Co-Chair 2011
House Appointee, Parks Bail Advisory Committee 2007 - present
|Other Political and Government Positions:|
Council of State Governments West - (CSG West)
- Chair: 2013 - present
- Member of Executive Committee
- Water and Public Lands Committee, Vice Chair, 2009 - 2010; Chair 2010
- Energy and Environment Committee
National Council of State Legislatures - (NCSL)
- Agriculture, Environment and Energy Committee,
- Labor and Workforce & Development Committee
Pacific NorthWest Economic Region - (PNWER)
- Legislative Academy Alumni
- Legislative Energy Chair's Task Force
Energy Council - Member of Executive Committee: 2009 - 2010
Anchorage Economic Development Corporation: 2007 - 2010
|Business and Professional Positions:|
Former General Manager, Alaska Publications;
Former Marketing Director, MarkAir;
Former General Manager, Alaska Journal of Commerce and Alaska Military Weekly
Former Small Business Owner
VP/GM, KYMG Radio
|Service Organizations and Community Involvement:|
Bayshore Klatt Community Council Member
Anchorage International Rotary (past member)
Chamber of Commerce Military Committee (past member)
Better Business Bureau, Board of Directors (past director)
Family, Boating, Golf, Fishing and enjoys Alaska's great outdoors
HB 35 - March 27: Great Alaska Earthquake DayPassed Legislature! Await Transmit To Governor
Sponsored by Rep. Charisse Millett
An Act establishing March 27 as Great Alaska Good Friday Earthquake Remembrance Day.
Version: CSHB 35(STA)
Status: Await Transmit To Governor : 2015-03-27
HB 43 - Jan 9: AK Law Enforcement Officers' DayPassed Legislature! Transmitted To Governor
Sponsored by Rep. Lynn, Rep. Talerico, Rep. Vazquez, Rep. Wool, Rep. Claman
An Act establishing Alaska Law Enforcement Officers' Day.
Version: CSHB 43(STA)
Status: Transmitted To Governor : 2015-03-19
HB 56 - Alaska Firefighters' DayPassed House!
Sponsored by Rep. Bob Lynn, Rep. Matt Claman
An Act establishing Alaska Firefighters' Day.
Status: (S) STA : 2015-03-04
HB 93 - Probation And Parole: Work, Travel Accom.Passed House!
Sponsored by Rep. Cathy Tilton
An Act relating to the duties of probation officers; and relating to conditions of parole.
Version: CSHB 93(STA)
Status: (S) STA : 2015-03-02
HB 115 - AK Sovereignty;US Transfer Land To AlaskaSponsored by Rep. Mike Chenault
An Act relating to the transfer of public land from the federal government to the state and to the disposal of that land; and providing for an effective date.
Status: (H) RLS : 2015-03-23
HB 132 - AGDC Support Of Natural Gas ProjectsPassed House!
Sponsored by Rep. Mike Chenault
An Act relating to the purpose, powers, and duties of the Alaska Gasline Development Corporation related to the Alaska liquefied natural gas project and an in-state natural gas pipeline; relating to the in-state natural gas pipeline fund; and providing for an effective date.
Version: CSHB 132(L&C)
Status: (S) Await Next Com. : 2015-03-27
HB 142 - Establish Elders' DayPassed House!
Sponsored by Rep. Neal Foster
An Act establishing Elders' Day.
Status: Transmitted To (S) : 2015-03-27
HCR 2 - Jan 24Passed Legislature! Transmitted To Governor
Sponsored by Rep. Lynn Gattis
Designating January 24 - 30, 2016, as Alaska School Choice Week.
Version: CSHCR 2(EDC)
Status: Transmitted To Governor : 2015-03-27
HJR 4 - Offshore Oil & Gas Revenue SharingPassed House!
Sponsored by Rep. Dan Saddler
Urging the United States Congress to provide a means for consistently and equitably sharing with all oil and gas producing states adjacent to federal outer continental shelf areas a portion of revenue generated from oil and gas development on the outer continental shelf to ensure that those states develop necessary infrastructure to support outer continental shelf development and preserve environmental integrity.
Status: (S) RLS : 2015-03-23
HJR 6 - Federal Contamination Of ANCSA LandsPassed House!
Sponsored by Rep. Charisse Millett
Supporting the introduction and enactment of federal legislation acknowledging that the federal government is financially responsible under the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act for the remediation of contaminated land subject to conveyance under the Act; urging the United States Department of the Interior to implement the six recommendations to identify and clean up the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act lands in its 1998 report to the United States Congress; and urging the President of the United States and the United States Congress to remediate and make free from pollutants lands in the state conveyed under the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act.
Status: (S) RLS : 2015-03-20
HJR 7 - Oppose Aleutian National Marine SanctuaryPassed Legislature! Await Transmit To Governor
Sponsored by Rep. Bryce Edgmon
Opposing the proposed designation of an Aleutian Islands National Marine Sanctuary.
Version: CSHJR 7(FSH)
Status: Await Transmit To Governor : 2015-03-25
HJR 9 - Endorsing ANWR Leasing; Related IssuesPassed Legislature! Transmitted To Governor
Sponsored by Rep. David Talerico
Urging the United States Congress to pass legislation to open the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil and gas development; urging the United States Department of the Interior to recognize the private property rights of owners of land in and adjacent to the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge; relating to oil and gas exploration, development, production, and royalties; and relating to renewable and alternative energy technologies.
Version: SCS HJR 9(RES)
Status: Transmitted To Governor : 2015-03-05
HJR 10 - Oppose ANWR Wilderness DesignationPassed Legislature! Transmitted To Governor
Sponsored by Rep. Benjamin Nageak
Opposing the revised Comprehensive Conservation Plan and Environmental Impact Statement for the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge; opposing attempts by President Obama to alter management of the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge; encouraging the United States Congress to reject a proposal based on the revised Comprehensive Conservation Plan or accompanying Environmental Impact Statement; and encouraging the United States Congress to reject a proposal that does not open the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil and gas development.
Version: SCS CSHJR 10(RES)
Status: Transmitted To Governor : 2015-03-02
HJR 13 - Retain Army Forces In AlaskaPassed Legislature! Transmitted To Governor
Sponsored by Rep. Lora Reinbold
Urging the United States Department of the Army to maintain and strengthen the current level of its combat-capable structure in the state and not to reduce personnel at Fort Wainwright and Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson.
Version: SCS CSHJR 13(STA)
Status: Transmitted To Governor : 2015-03-19