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Representative Gabrielle LeDoux  (R-13, Anchorage - Elmendorf)

Session Info:

State Capitol, Room 416
Juneau, AK 99801-1182
Phone: 907-465-4998
Fax: 907-465-4419

Interim Info:

716 W. 4th Avenue Ste. 360
Anchorage AK, 99501
Phone: 907-269-0216
Fax: 907-269-0218

Elected to the House:

2004, 2006, 2012

Office Staff

Lisa Vaught
Chief of Staff
907-465-2734
Juneau: Jan-Apr
907-269-0216
Anchorage - Elmendorf: May-Dec
Harmony Shields
Legislative Aide
907-465-4998
Juneau: Jan-Apr
907-269-0216
Anchorage - Elmendorf: May-Dec
Thomas Brown
Legislative Aide
907-465-4998
Juneau: Jan-Apr
 

Biography

Date/Place of Birth:
March 24, 1948
Baltimore, Maryland
Residency:
Anchorage: 1978 - 1980
Kodiak: 1980 - 2009
Anchorage: 2009 - present
Occupation:
Attorney (inactive)
Family:
Spouse - Kurt (deceased)
Children - Matthew, Sheree, Daniel (deceased)
Education:
La Mirada High School: 1962 - 1966
University of Southern California: 1966 - 1968
University of California Berkeley: 1968 - 1970 B.A.
UC Berkeley School of Law: 1970 - 1973
Alaska State House of Representatives:
Co-Chair, Community & Regional Affairs Committee: 2013 - present
Co-Chair, Military & Veterans Affairs Committee: 2013 - present
Member, Education Committee: 2013 - present
member, Judiciary Committee: 2013 - present
Finance Subcommittees:
   - Commerce, Community & Economic Development: 2013 - present
   - Law: 2013 - present
   - Military & Veterans Affairs: 2013 - present
Co-Chair, Community & Regional Affairs Committee: 2007 - 2008
Co-Chair, Fisheries Committee: 2005 - 2006
Member, Community & Regional Affairs Committee: 2005 - 2006
Member, Labor & Commerce Committee, 2005 - 2008
Member, Fisheries Committee, 2007 - 2008
Member, Military & Veterans Affairs Committee, 2007 - 2008
Member, Resources Committee: 2005 - 2006
Finance Subcommittees:
   - Commerce, Community & Economic Development: 2005 - 2006
   - Fish & Game: 2005 - 2008
   - Labor and Workforce Development: 2007 - 2008
   - Military & Veterans Affairs: 2007 - 2008
   - Transporation & Public Facilities: 2005 - 2008
Other Political and Government Positions:
Alaska State Representative, 2013 - Present
Alaska State Representative, 2005 - 2009
Borough Mayor, Kodiak Island Borough 2001 - 2004
Board Member, Kodiak Electric Association 1995 - 2000
Board Member, Northeast Community Council, 2010 - Present
Board Member, Alaska Municipal League, 2003 - 2004
Service Organizations and Community Involvement:
Board Member, Alaska Legal Services Corporation
Board Member, Alaska Youth & Family Network
Bridge Builders of Anchorage (former board member)
Alaska Bar Association
Anchorage Chamber of Commerce
Rotary Club of Anchorage
Mubuhay Lions Club (former board member)
Pioneers of Alaska, Womens' Igloo 4,
Sons of Norway, Bernt Balchen Lodge, Anchorage
Resource Development Council
Alaska Support Industry Alliance
Special Interests:
Travel, true crime novels, hiking and running

Personal Legislation

HB 30 - State Agency Performance Audits
Signed Into Law! Chapter 19 SLA 13
Sponsored by Rep. Chenault, Rep. Olson, Rep. Feige, Rep. Lynn, Rep. Thompson, Rep. Millett, Rep. Wilson, Rep. Pruitt, Rep. Keller, Rep. Stoltze, Rep. Johnson, Rep. Hawker, Rep. Edgmon, Rep. Seaton, Rep. Nageak, Rep. Herron, Rep. LeDoux, Rep. Muñoz, Rep. Austerman, Rep. Costello, Rep. Wilson, Rep. Saddler, Rep. Reinbold, Rep. Gattis, Rep. Hughes, Rep. Foster, Rep. Isaacson

An Act relating to performance reviews, audits, and termination of executive and legislative branch agencies, the University of Alaska, and the Alaska Court System; and providing for an effective date.

Version: CSHB 30(FIN)
Status: Chapter 19 SLA 13 : 2013-05-28




HB 55 - Authorize Firearms For School Personnel
Sponsored by Rep. Lynn, Rep. LeDoux, Rep. Isaacson, Rep. Wilson

An Act allowing school districts and private schools to adopt a policy authorizing one or more permanent employees to possess one or more firearms on school grounds under certain conditions.

Status: (H) EDC : 2013-01-16




HB 149 - Workers' Comp For State Firefighters
Sponsored by Rep. Gabrielle LeDoux

An Act making firefighters employed by the state eligible for the presumption of coverage under workers' compensation for disability due to certain diseases.

Status: (H) L&C : 2013-03-01




HB 173 - Restrict Medicaid Payment For Abortions
Sponsored by Rep. Gabrielle LeDoux

An Act defining 'medically necessary abortion' for purposes of making payments under the state Medicaid program.

Status: (H) FIN : 2013-04-06




HB 183 - Debt Cancellation Agreements
Sponsored by Rep. Gabrielle LeDoux

An Act relating to agreements to cancel a debt for the sale or lease of a motor vehicle, including a motorcycle, recreational vehicle, all-terrain vehicle, snowmobile, camper van, boat, and watercraft, and of certain trailers; exempting certain transactions and persons from insurance requirements; and adding an unlawful act to the Alaska Unfair Trade Practices and Consumer Protection Act.

Status: (H) L&C : 2013-03-22




HB 197 - Literacy Program
Sponsored by Rep. Gabrielle LeDoux

An Act requiring the establishment of a reading program in school districts for grades kindergarten through three; providing for student retention in grade three; and providing for a report on the reading program and on student retention.

Status: (H) FIN : 2014-04-11




HB 206 - Motor Vehicle Service Contracts
Passed Legislature! Await Transmit To Governor
Sponsored by Rep. Gabrielle LeDoux

An Act relating to motor vehicle service contracts; exempting motor vehicle service contracts from regulation as insurance; and providing for an effective date.

Version: SCS CSHB 206(L&C)
Status: Await Transmit To Governor : 2014-04-21




HB 211 - Employment Of Persons With Disabilities
Passed Legislature! Await Transmit To Governor
Sponsored by Rep. Millett, Rep. Gattis, Rep. Holmes, Rep. Hughes, Rep. LeDoux, Rep. Josephson

An Act relating to the education and employment of individuals with disabilities.

Version: SCS CSHB 211(L&C)
Status: Await Transmit To Governor : 2014-04-02




HB 212 - Driver's Licensing Exemption: Military
Passed Legislature! Await Transmit To Governor
Sponsored by Rep. Doug Isaacson, Rep. Shelley Hughes, Rep. Gabrielle LeDoux

An Act relating to an exemption from driver licensing requirements for spouses of members of the armed forces of the United States.

Status: Await Transmit To Governor : 2014-04-14




HB 247 - Peace Officer/Firefighter Retirement
Sponsored by Rep. Lindsey Holmes, Rep. Charisse Millett, Rep. Gabrielle LeDoux

An Act relating to the Protective Occupation Retirement Council; relating to participation of certain employees in the defined benefit and defined contribution plans of the public employees' retirement system; and providing for an effective date.

Status: (H) L&C : 2014-01-21




HB 258 - Wrongful Death Of An Unborn Child
Sponsored by Rep. Gabrielle LeDoux, Rep. Shelley Hughes

An Act establishing a right of action for the death of an unborn child in certain circumstances.

Status: (H) RLS : 2014-03-12




HB 280 - Education For Deaf & Hearing Impaired
Sponsored by Rep. Gabrielle LeDoux

An Act relating to public school students who are deaf or hard of hearing.

Status: (H) EDC : 2014-01-27




HB 296 - State Land Disp./Leaseholder Preference
Sponsored by Rep. Gabrielle LeDoux

An Act providing for certain individuals who have erected a building on land leased from the state to receive a preference right to purchase certain state land without competitive bid.

Status: (H) STA : 2014-03-05




HB 335 - Reg. Of Firearms/Knives By University
Sponsored by Rep. Gabrielle LeDoux

An Act relating to the regulation of firearms and knives by the University of Alaska.

Status: (H) JUD : 2014-02-24




HCR 4 - Hmong-American Veterans Day
Signed Into Law! Legis Resolve 8
Sponsored by Rep. Gabrielle LeDoux

Proclaiming May 15 to be Hmong-American Veterans Memorial Day.

Status: Legis Resolve 8 : 2013-05-09




HJR 25 - Veterans: Agent Orange, Toxin Exposure
Passed Legislature! Await Transmit To Governor
Sponsored by Rep. Gabrielle LeDoux

Urging the United States Congress to restore the presumption of a service connection for Agent Orange exposure to United States Veterans who served in the waters defined by and in the airspace over the combat zone in Vietnam; and urging the United States Congress to pass the Toxic Exposure Research and Military Family Support Act of 2013 and to establish a national center for the diagnosis, treatment, and research of health conditions of descendants of veterans exposed to toxic substances.

Version: SCS CSHJR 25(STA)
Status: Await Transmit To Governor : 2014-04-17



Co-Sponsored Legislation

HB 4 - Alaska Gasline Development Corp; RCA
Signed Into Law! Chapter 11 SLA 13
Sponsored by Rep. Mike Hawker, Rep. Mike Chenault

An Act relating to the Alaska Gasline Development Corporation; establishing the Alaska Gasline Development Corporation as an independent public corporation of the state; establishing and relating to the in-state natural gas pipeline fund; making certain information provided to or by the Alaska Gasline Development Corporation and its subsidiaries exempt from inspection as a public record; relating to the Joint In-State Gasline Development Team; relating to the Alaska Housing Finance Corporation; relating to judicial review of a right-of-way lease or an action or decision related to the development or construction of an oil or gas pipeline on state land; relating to the lease of a right-of-way for a gas pipeline transportation corridor, including a corridor for a natural gas pipeline that is a contract carrier; relating to the cost of natural resources, permits, and leases provided to the Alaska Gasline Development Corporation; relating to procurement by the Alaska Gasline Development Corporation; relating to the review by the Regulatory Commission of Alaska of natural gas transportation contracts; relating to the regulation by the Regulatory Commission of Alaska of an in-state natural gas pipeline project developed by the Alaska Gasline Development Corporation; relating to the regulation by the Regulatory Commission of Alaska of an in-state natural gas pipeline that provides transportation by contract carriage; repealing the statutes relating to the Alaska Natural Gas Development Authority and making conforming changes; exempting property of a project developed by the Alaska Gasline Development Corporation from property taxes before the commencement of commercial operations; and providing for an effective date.

Version: SCS CSSSHB 4(FIN)
Status: Chapter 11 SLA 13 : 2013-05-21




HB 15 - Commercial Motor Vehicle Requirements
Signed Into Law! Chapter 4 SLA 13
Sponsored by Rep. Wes Keller, Rep. Doug Isaacson

An Act relating to commercial motor vehicle requirements.

Status: Chapter 4 SLA 13 : 2013-04-09




HB 24 - Self Defense
Signed Into Law! Chapter 51 SLA 13
Sponsored by Rep. Neuman, Rep. Isaacson, Rep. Lynn, Rep. Feige

An Act relating to self-defense in any place where a person has a right to be.

Version: CSHB 24(JUD)
Status: Chapter 51 SLA 13 : 2013-06-20




HB 32 - Lines Of Business On Business License
Passed Legislature! Await Transmit To Governor
Sponsored by Rep. Mia Costello, Rep. Shelley Hughes

An Act providing for the issuance of one business license for multiple lines of business; and providing for reissuance of a business license to make a change on the license.

Version: CSHB 32(FIN) AM S
Status: Await Transmit To Governor : 2014-04-22




HB 33 - Knives, Gravity Knives, & Switchblades
Signed Into Law! Chapter 54 SLA 13
Sponsored by Rep. Mark Neuman

An Act amending certain provisions of criminal law prohibiting the manufacture, sale, transfer, or possession of switchblades and gravity knives; adding definitions of 'gravity knife' and 'switchblade' to the criminal law; and reserving to the state, with limited exceptions for municipalities, the authority to regulate knives.

Version: SCS HB 33(JUD)
Status: Chapter 54 SLA 13 : 2013-06-20




HB 36 - Exempt Discharges From Use Of Munitions
Signed Into Law! Chapter 5 SLA 13
Sponsored by Rep. Tammie Wilson

An Act exempting certain federal agencies or military services firing or using munitions on active ranges from prior authorization requirements of the Department of Environmental Conservation.

Status: Chapter 5 SLA 13 : 2013-04-09




HB 46 - Waive CDL Skill Test For Certain Veterans
Signed Into Law! Chapter 27 SLA 13
Sponsored by Rep. Dan Saddler

An Act relating to regulations adopted by the Department of Administration waiving the commercial motor vehicle driving skills test for certain drivers with military commercial motor vehicle experience.

Status: Chapter 27 SLA 13 : 2013-06-02




HB 47 - Injunction Security: Industrial Operation
Passed Legislature! Await Transmit To Governor
Sponsored by Rep. Eric Feige, Rep. Mike Chenault

An Act requiring a party seeking a restraining order, preliminary injunction, or order staying the operation of certain permits affecting an industrial operation to give security in the amount the court considers proper for costs incurred and damages suffered if the industrial operation is wrongfully enjoined or restrained.

Version: CSHB 47(JUD) AM S
Status: Await Transmit To Governor : 2014-04-18




HB 52 - PFD Allowable Absence
Signed Into Law! Chapter 33 SLA 13
Sponsored by Rep. Eric Feige

An Act relating to allowable absences from the state for purposes of eligibility for permanent fund dividends; and providing for an effective date.

Version: SCS HB 52(FIN)
Status: Chapter 33 SLA 13 : 2013-06-03




HB 54 - Placement Of A Child In Need Of Aid
Sponsored by Rep. Les Gara, Rep. Steve Thompson

An Act relating to the identification, location, and notification of specified family members and family friends of a child who is in state custody.

Version: SSHB 54
Status: (H) RLS : 2013-04-10




HB 63 - Bar Association Board Of Governors
Signed Into Law! Chapter 31 SLA 13
Sponsored by Rep. Mike Hawker

An Act relating to the Board of Governors of the Alaska Bar Association; and providing for an effective date.

Version: CSHB 63(FIN)
Status: Chapter 31 SLA 13 : 2013-06-03




HB 67 - Vietnam Veterans Day
Signed Into Law! Chapter 3 SLA 13
Sponsored by Rep. Steve Thompson

An Act establishing March 29 of each year as Vietnam Veterans Day; and providing for an effective date.

Version: CSHB 67(MLV)
Status: Chapter 3 SLA 13 : 2013-03-27




HB 69 - Federal Regulation
Signed Into Law! Chapter 52 SLA 13
Sponsored by Rep. Mike Chenault

An Act prohibiting state and municipal agencies from using assets to implement or aid in the implementation of the requirements of certain federal statutes, regulations, rules, and orders that are applied to infringe on a person's right to bear arms or right to due process or that implement or aid in the implementation of the federal REAL ID Act of 2005; exempting certain firearms, firearm accessories, and ammunition in this state from federal regulation; declaring certain federal statutes, regulations, rules, and orders unconstitutional under the Constitution of the United States and unenforceable in this state; requiring the attorney general to file any legal action to prevent implementation of a federal statute, regulation, rule, or order that violates the rights of a resident of the state; and providing for an effective date.

Version: SCS CSHB 69(JUD)
Status: Chapter 52 SLA 13 : 2013-06-20




HB 71 - AK Regional Economic Assistance Program
Signed Into Law! Chapter 2 SLA 14
Sponsored by Rep. Shelley Hughes

An Act relating to a vessel-based commercial fisheries limited entry system for the Bering Sea hair crab fishery; requiring the Commercial Fisheries Entry Commission to report biennially on the vessel-based limited entry fisheries system for the Bering Sea hair crab fishery; establishing the Alaska regional economic assistance program; requiring the Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic Development to compile an annual report to the legislature regarding statewide and regional economic development projects and regional development organizations; and providing for an effective date.

Version: FCCS HB 71
Status: Chapter 2 SLA 14 : 2014-03-25




HB 83 - Federal Laws & Executive Orders
Signed Into Law! Chapter 53 SLA 13
Sponsored by Rep. Wes Keller

An Act relating to certain federal statutes, regulations, presidential executive orders and actions, and secretarial orders and actions; relating to the duties of the attorney general; and providing for an effective date.

Version: CSHB 83(JUD)
Status: Chapter 53 SLA 13 : 2013-06-20




HB 84 - Military Training Credit/Temp. License
Signed Into Law! Chapter 28 SLA 13
Sponsored by Rep. Dan Saddler

An Act relating to applying military education, training, and service credit to occupational licensing and certain postsecondary education and employment training requirements; providing for a temporary occupational license for qualified military service members; and providing for an effective date.

Version: CSHB 84(FIN)(EFD AM S)
Status: Chapter 28 SLA 13 : 2013-06-02




HB 88 - Statutory Refs To Mental Retardation
Signed Into Law! Chapter 42 SLA 13
Sponsored by Rep. Charisse Millett

An Act changing the terms 'mental retardation' and 'mentally retarded,' and making conforming changes, in Alaska Statutes.

Version: CSHB 88(HSS)
Status: Chapter 42 SLA 13 : 2013-06-03




HB 89 - Aquatic Invasive Species
Passed House!
Sponsored by Rep. Paul Seaton

An Act relating to the rapid response to, and control of, aquatic invasive species and establishing the aquatic invasive species response fund.

Version: CSHB 89(FIN)
Status: (S) FIN : 2014-04-15




HB 99 - Alaska Minerals Commission
Signed Into Law! Chapter 34 SLA 13
Sponsored by Rep. Dan Saddler

An Act relating to the membership of the Alaska Minerals Commission; and extending the termination date of the Alaska Minerals Commission.

Version: CSHB 99(RES)
Status: Chapter 34 SLA 13 : 2013-06-03




HB 116 - Pers Credit For Military Service
Passed Legislature! Await Transmit To Governor
Sponsored by Rep. Charisse Millett

An Act relating to the use of credited military service by retired peace officers and firefighters to meet certain requirements for major medical insurance coverage; and providing for an effective date.

Version: CSHB 116(L&C)
Status: Await Transmit To Governor : 2014-04-18




HB 120 - Pupil Transportation Funding
Sponsored by Rep. Lynn Gattis

An Act adjusting pupil transportation funding; and providing for an effective date.

Status: (H) FIN : 2013-03-20




HB 130 - Jay Hammond Day
Signed Into Law! Chapter 68 SLA 13
Sponsored by Rep. Paul Seaton

An Act establishing July 21 each year as Jay Hammond Day.

Status: Chapter 68 SLA 13 : 2013-07-10




HB 134 - Medicaid Payment For Mediset Prescription
Passed House!
Sponsored by Rep. Mia Costello

An Act requiring Medicaid payment for medication compliance packaging, delivery, and dispensing services of a prescription for specified recipients; and providing for an effective date.

Version: CSHB 134(HSS)
Status: (S) RLS : 2014-04-16




HB 140 - Regulations: Notice, Review, Comment
Passed Legislature! Await Transmit To Governor
Sponsored by Rep. Lora Reinbold

An Act relating to the proposed adoption, amendment, or repeal of a regulation; and relating to contact with agencies about regulations.

Version: SCS CSHB 140(JUD)
Status: Await Transmit To Governor : 2014-04-21




HB 144 - Biometric Information For ID
Sponsored by Rep. Steve Thompson

An Act relating to biometric information.

Status: (H) STA : 2013-02-27




HB 146 - Proof Of Motor Vehicle Insurance
Signed Into Law! Chapter 24 SLA 13
Sponsored by Rep. Pete Higgins

An Act relating to proof of motor vehicle liability insurance; and providing for an effective date.

Version: CSHB 146(TRA)
Status: Chapter 24 SLA 13 : 2013-05-29




HB 151 - School Grading Systems
Sponsored by Rep. Lora Reinbold

An Act establishing a public school and school district grading system for purposes of improving accountability and transparency; providing for Alaska strategic educators in public schools; and providing for an effective date.

Status: (H) EDC : 2013-03-01




HB 153 - Naming Walter J. Hickel Parkway
Signed Into Law! Chapter 67 SLA 13
Sponsored by Rep. Bob Lynn

An Act designating Minnesota Drive and a portion of O'Malley Road in Anchorage the Walter J. Hickel Parkway.

Version: CSHB 153(TRA)
Status: Chapter 67 SLA 13 : 2013-07-10




HB 161 - Auctions For Big Game Harvest Permits
Passed Legislature! Await Transmit To Governor
Sponsored by Rep. Lynn Gattis

An Act relating to auctions or raffles for big game harvest permits and to the selection of nonprofit organizations to conduct auctions and raffles for the Department of Fish and Game.

Version: SCS CSHB 161(RES) AM S
Status: Await Transmit To Governor : 2014-04-16




HB 190 - Credit For Secondary School Courses
Passed House!
Sponsored by Rep. Paul Seaton

An Act providing for course credit in secondary school based on demonstrated mastery of the subject.

Version: CSHB 190(EDC)
Status: (S) RLS : 2014-01-31




HB 199 - VPSO Firearms
Passed Legislature! Await Transmit To Governor
Sponsored by Rep. Bryce Edgmon

An Act relating to Department of Public Safety regulations allowing village public safety officers to carry firearms.

Status: Await Transmit To Governor : 2014-04-16




HB 204 - Salmon & Herring Product Development Tax Credit
Passed House!
Sponsored by Rep. Alan Austerman

An Act relating to a product development tax credit for certain salmon and herring products; and providing for an effective date.

Version: CSSSHB 204(FIN)
Status: (S) FIN : 2014-04-09




HB 216 - Official Languages Of The State
Passed Legislature! Await Transmit To Governor
Sponsored by Rep. Kreiss-Tomkins, Rep. Millett, Rep. Edgmon, Rep. Nageak, Rep. Herron

An Act adding the Inupiaq, Siberian Yupik, Central Alaskan Yup'ik, Alutiiq, Unangax, Dena'ina, Deg Xinag, Holikachuk, Koyukon, Upper Kuskokwim, Gwich'in, Tanana, Upper Tanana, Tanacross, Hän, Ahtna, Eyak, Tlingit, Haida, and Tsimshian languages as official languages of the state.

Version: CSHB 216(STA)
Status: Await Transmit To Governor : 2014-04-20




HB 217 - Dr. Walter Soboleff Day
Passed Legislature! Await Transmit To Governor
Sponsored by Rep. Kreiss-Tomkins, Rep. Wilson, Rep. Muñoz, Rep. Kerttula

An Act establishing November 14 each year as Dr. Walter Soboleff Day.

Status: Await Transmit To Governor : 2014-04-12




HB 223 - Municipal Tax Exemption: Mil. Facility Zone
Passed Legislature! Await Transmit To Governor
Sponsored by Rep. Thompson, Rep. Isaacson, Rep. Saddler, Rep. Tarr

An Act authorizing municipalities to exempt or partially exempt for up to 10 years property in a military facility zone that creates or supports industry, development, or educational or training opportunities.

Status: Await Transmit To Governor : 2014-03-17




HB 233 - Sexual Abuse/Assault Prevention Programs
Sponsored by Rep. Tarr, Rep. Gara, Rep. Drummond, Rep. Josephson

An Act relating to sexual abuse and sexual assault awareness and prevention efforts in public schools.

Status: (H) FIN : 2014-03-28




HB 244 - Advisory Commission On Federal Mgt Areas
Passed Legislature! Await Transmit To Governor
Sponsored by Rep. Keller, Rep. Millett, Rep. Hughes, Rep. Feige, Rep. Pruitt, Rep. Chenault, Rep. Olson, Rep. Isaacson, Rep. Thompson, Rep. Neuman, Rep. Stoltze, Rep. Lynn, Rep. Saddler

An Act extending the termination date of the Citizens' Advisory Commission on Federal Management Areas in Alaska; and providing for an effective date.

Version: SCS HB 244(FIN)
Status: Await Transmit To Governor : 2014-04-18




HB 250 - Medical Malpractice Actions
Passed Legislature! Await Transmit To Governor
Sponsored by Rep. Kurt Olson

An Act making an expression of apology, sympathy, commiseration, compassion, or benevolence by a health care provider inadmissible in a medical malpractice case; requiring a health care provider to advise a patient or the patient's legal representative to seek legal advice before making an agreement with the patient to correct an unanticipated outcome of medical treatment or care; and amending Rules 402, 407, 408, 409, and 801, Alaska Rules of Evidence.

Version: CSHB 250(HSS) AM
Status: Await Transmit To Governor : 2014-04-16




HB 262 - Procurement Exemption: Pda, Opa
Passed Legislature! Await Transmit To Governor
Sponsored by Rep. Lindsey Holmes

An Act exempting the Public Defender Agency and the office of public advocacy from certain provisions of the State Procurement Code; and providing for an effective date.

Status: Await Transmit To Governor : 2014-04-15




HB 263 - Extend Senior Benefits Payment Program
Passed Legislature! Await Transmit To Governor
Sponsored by Rep. Mike Hawker

An Act extending the Alaska senior benefits payment program.

Version: SCS CSHB 263(FIN)
Status: Await Transmit To Governor : 2014-04-21




HB 281 - Prescription Without Physical Examination
Sponsored by Rep. Lynn Gattis

An Act relating to prescription of drugs by a physician without a physical examination.

Version: CSHB 281(L&C) AM S
Status: Await (H) Concurrence : 2014-04-24




HB 282 - Landlord And Tenant Act
Passed Legislature! Await Transmit To Governor
Sponsored by Rep. Doug Isaacson

An Act relating to the rights and obligations of residential landlords and tenants; and relating to the taking of a permanent fund dividend for rent and damages owed to a residential landlord.

Version: CSHB 282(JUD)
Status: Await Transmit To Governor : 2014-04-22




HB 306 - Eval. Indirect Expenditures; Tax Credits
Passed Legislature! Await Transmit To Governor
Sponsored by Rep. Steve Thompson

An Act relating to the review and administration of tax credit programs; requiring the Department of Revenue to report indirect expenditures; relating to the duties of state agencies; requiring the legislative finance division to analyze certain indirect expenditures; relating to lapse dates for appropriations for capital projects; relating to lapse dates for capital budget grants; relating to capital expenditures; relating to unexpended balances of capital projects; repealing the capital projects funds; repealing the insurance tax education credit, the income tax education credit, the oil or gas producer education credit, the property tax education credit, the mining business education credit, the fisheries business education credit, the fisheries business tax credit for scholarship contributions, the fisheries business salmon product development tax credit, the fisheries business salmon utilization tax credit, the fisheries business landing tax credit for scholarship contributions, the fisheries resource landing tax credit for the fisheries resource harvested under the community development quota, the fisheries resource landing tax education credit, and the film production tax credit; providing for an effective date by repealing the effective dates in sec. 7, ch. 57, SLA 2003, the effective date in sec. 57, ch. 92, SLA 2010, and the effective dates in secs. 40 - 42, ch. 51, SLA 2012; and providing for an effective date.

Version: SCS CSHB 306(FIN) AM S
Status: Await Transmit To Governor : 2014-04-23




HB 308 - Alaska Securities Act Exemptions
Passed Legislature! Await Transmit To Governor
Sponsored by Rep. Lindsey Holmes

An Act relating to the exemptions under the Alaska Securities Act and to securities issued by Native corporations; and providing for an effective date.

Status: Await Transmit To Governor : 2014-04-24




HB 313 - Mitigating Factor: Combat-Related Ptsd
Sponsored by Rep. Les Gara

An Act relating to mitigation at sentencing in a criminal case for a defendant found by the court to have been affected by combat-related post-traumatic stress disorder or combat-related traumatic brain injury.

Status: (H) JUD : 2014-03-24




HB 328 - Board/Licensing Of Massage Therapists
Passed Legislature! Await Transmit To Governor
Sponsored by Rep. Benjamin Nageak

An Act establishing the Board of Massage Therapists; relating to the licensing of massage therapists; and providing for an effective date.

Version: CSHB 328(L&C)
Status: Await Transmit To Governor : 2014-04-17




HB 369 - Drug Overdose: Immunity From Prosecution
Passed Senate!
Sponsored by Rep. Lance Pruitt

An Act relating to restrictions on the criminal prosecution for certain offenses for a person who seeks medical assistance for a person experiencing a drug overdose.

Version: SCS CSHB 369(JUD)
Status: Passed (S) : 2014-04-24




HCR 1 - State Food Resource Development Group
Signed Into Law! Legis Resolve 1
Sponsored by Rep. Bill Stoltze

Relating to the establishment and operation of a state food resource development working group.

Version: CSHCR 1(EDT)
Status: Legis Resolve 1 : 2013-06-28




HCR 2 - Purple Heart State
Signed Into Law! Legis Resolve 4
Sponsored by Rep. Shelley Hughes

Proclaiming the state as a Purple Heart State to honor the service and sacrifice of our nation's men and women in uniform wounded or killed by the enemy while serving to protect the freedom enjoyed by all Americans.

Status: Legis Resolve 4 : 2013-06-02




HCR 5 - Decoration Of Honor
Signed Into Law! Legis Resolve 5
Sponsored by Rep. Dan Saddler

Relating to awarding the Alaska Decoration of Honor to certain members of the military.

Status: Legis Resolve 5 : 2013-06-02




HCR 18 - Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative
Passed Legislature! Await Transmit To Governor
Sponsored by Rep. Shelley Hughes

Encouraging hospitals and birthing facilities in the state to participate in the Baby- Friendly Hospital Initiative and to support breastfeeding; and recognizing the benefits of breastfeeding.

Status: Await Transmit To Governor : 2014-04-14




HJR 3 - Statehood/ ANCSA/ Native Allotment Land
Sponsored by Rep. Charisse Millett

Urging the President of the United States to seek and the United States Congress to approve adequate funding for land conveyance activities for the State of Alaska, Alaska Native corporations, and Alaska Natives under the Alaska Statehood Act, the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act, the Native Allotment Act of 1906, the Alaska Native Veterans Allotment Act of 1998, and the Alaska Land Transfer Acceleration Act.

Status: (H) RES : 2013-01-16




HJR 4 - Oppose Gun Control Orders & Legislation
Passed House!
Sponsored by Rep. Charisse Millett

Urging the President of the United States to rescind 23 executive orders, executive actions, and executive recommendations, related to regulation of firearms; and urging the United States Congress to refrain from passing legislation that restricts the right of individuals to keep and bear arms.

Version: CSHJR 4(JUD) AM
Status: (S) JUD : 2013-02-28




HJR 5 - Oppose Genetically Engineered Salmon
Signed Into Law! Legis Resolve 6
Sponsored by Rep. Geran Tarr

Opposing the United States Food and Drug Administration's preliminary finding relating to genetically engineered salmon; urging further examination of genetically engineered salmon; opposing AquaBounty's petition to produce genetically engineered salmon; and proposing, if AquaBounty's petition is approved, that its product should be labeled as genetically modified.

Version: CSHJR 5(FSH)
Status: Legis Resolve 6 : 2013-04-15




HJR 7 - Endorsing ANWR Leasing
Sponsored by Rep. Lynn Gattis

Urging the United States Congress to pass legislation to open the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil and gas exploration, development, and production; relating to oil and gas exploration, development, production, and royalties; and relating to renewable and alternative energy technologies.

Status: (H) RLS : 2013-03-01




HJR 9 - Mining/Processing Of Rare Earth Elements
Sponsored by Rep. Mia Costello

Supporting the continued and increased exploration, extraction, processing, and production of rare earth elements in the state; and urging the United States Congress to support efforts of the state to develop rare earth elements in the state for the benefit of the economic and national security of the United States.

Status: (H) RES : 2013-02-15




HJR 10 - Constitutional Am.: Transportation Fund
Passed House!
Sponsored by Rep. Peggy Wilson

Proposing amendments to the Constitution of the State of Alaska creating a transportation infrastructure fund.

Version: CSHJR 10(FIN)
Status: (S) FIN : 2014-04-02




HJR 11 - Commem. Anniversary Of Reagan SDI Speech
Signed Into Law! Legis Resolve 10
Sponsored by Rep. Dan Saddler

Commemorating the 30th anniversary of President Ronald Reagan's address to the nation concerning the Strategic Defense Initiative, recognizing the strategic importance of Alaska in the missile interceptor defense system, and urging the United States to deploy the number of ground-based interceptors originally intended at Fort Greely.

Version: CSHJR 11(MLV)
Status: Legis Resolve 10 : 2013-06-14




HJR 12 - Support In-State Firearms Manufacturing
Signed Into Law! Legis Resolve 24
Sponsored by Rep. Mike Chenault

Encouraging the manufacture of firearms and firearms accessories in the state.

Version: CSHJR 12(EDT)
Status: Legis Resolve 24 : 2013-06-20




HJR 13 - Coast Guard National Security Cutter Funding
Signed Into Law! Legis Resolve 25
Sponsored by Rep. Alan Austerman

Urging the United States Congress and the President of the United States to complete the funding and acquisition of three additional National Security Cutters and to home port one of the cutters in Kodiak, Alaska.

Version: CSHJR 13(TRA)
Status: Legis Resolve 25 : 2013-06-14




HJR 14 - Delay Implementing Affordable Care Act
Passed House!
Sponsored by Rep. Bill Stoltze

Requesting the United States Congress, the Governor, and the state's congressional delegation to take actions necessary to delay implementation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

Version: SCS CSHJR 14(HSS) AM S
Status: Returned To (S) RLS : 2013-04-14




HJR 15 - Federal Contamination Of ANCSA Lands
Signed Into Law! Legis Resolve 28
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; and 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.

Version: SCS CSHJR 15(RES)
Status: Legis Resolve 28 : 2014-03-04




HJR 16 - National Ocean Policy
Passed House!
Sponsored by Rep. Dan Saddler

Relating to the National Ocean Council, the development of a national ocean policy, and coastal and marine spatial planning.

Version: CSHJR 16(RES) AM
Status: (S) RLS : 2013-04-12




HJR 19 - Base F-35 Aircraft At Eielson Or Jber
Signed Into Law! Legis Resolve 29
Sponsored by Rep. Doug Isaacson

Urging the Secretary of the United States Air Force, the Chief of Staff of the United States Air Force, and the Commander of the Pacific Air Forces to base F-35 aircraft assigned to the Pacific Air Forces at Eielson Air Force Base or Joint Base Elmendorf- Richardson.

Version: CSHJR 19(MLV) AM S
Status: Legis Resolve 29 : 2014-03-04




HJR 20 - Medical Device Tax
Passed Legislature! Await Transmit To Governor
Sponsored by Rep. Bob Lynn

Urging the President of the United States and the United States Congress to repeal the excise tax on medical devices.

Status: Await Transmit To Governor : 2014-04-14




HJR 21 - Military Retirement Benefits
Sponsored by Rep. Bob Lynn

Opposing cuts to retirement benefits owed to members of the armed services of the United States; and urging the United States Congress to approve legislation allowing members of the armed services of the United States to receive promised retirement benefits.

Status: Returned To (H) RLS : 2014-02-14




HJR 23 - Good Friday Earthquake Remembrance Day
Signed Into Law! Legis Resolve 26
Sponsored by Rep. Charisse Millett

Proclaiming March 27, 2014, as Good Friday Earthquake Remembrance Day.

Status: Legis Resolve 26 : 2014-03-04




HJR 24 - Arctic Council
Passed Legislature! Transmitted To Governor
Sponsored by Rep. Bob Herron

Urging the United States Department of State to consider the priorities of the state while it holds the position of chair of the Arctic Council; requesting that the United States Department of State work in partnership with state officials to appoint a chair of the Arctic Council; and supporting the strategic recommendation of the January 30, 2014, preliminary report of the Alaska Arctic Policy Commission.

Version: CSHJR 24(STA)
Status: Transmitted To Governor : 2014-04-16




HJR 32 - Religious Persecution And Peace In Syria
Passed House!
Sponsored by Rep. Dan Saddler

Urging the United States government to condemn violent acts of religious persecution and seek a peaceful resolution to the conflicts in Syria.

Version: CSHJR 32(STA)
Status: (S) RLS : 2014-04-11




HR 7 - Request Secretary Of State Attend Arctic Council
Passed House! House Resolve 6
Sponsored by Rep. Bob Herron

Requesting the United States Secretary of State to attend the Arctic Council ministerial meeting in Kiruna, Sweden, on May 15, 2013, as the Arctic Minister of the United States.

Status: (H) Resolve 6 : 2013-05-09



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