Representative Mark Neuman (R-10, Big Lake)
Session Info:State Capitol, Room 513
Juneau, AK 99801-1182
Interim Info:600 E. Railroad Ave.
Wasilla, AK 99654
Toll Free: 800-505-2678
Elected to the House:2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012
|Date/Place of Birth:|
August 12, 1959
Rice Lake, Wisconsin
Big Lake: 1981 - present
Small Business Owner
Spouse - Adel
Children - Matthew, Amanda
Rice Lake High: 1977
Mat-Su College - Certification in RHVAC: 1988 - 1989
|Alaska State House of Representatives:|
Vice-Chair, Finance: 2011 - Present
Legislative Budget & Audit: 2008 - 2011
Co-Chair, Resources: 2009 - 2010
Vice-Chair, Labor & Commerce: 2007 - 2010
Joint Cook Inlet Salmon Task Force: 2007 - 2010
Economic Development, Trade & Tourism: 2005 - 2010
Chair: 2005 - 2008
Rules: 2009 - 2010
Transportation: 2005 - 2008
Vice-Chair: 2007 - 2008
Administrative Regulation Review: 2007 - 2008
Community & Regional Affairs: 2005 - 2008
Oil & Gas: 2007 - 2008
Chair, Education: 2005 - 2006
School District Costs Task Force: 2005 - 2006
- Chair, Department of Transportation & Public Facilities: 2013 - Present
- Chair, Department of Health & Social Services: 2013 - Present
- Chair, Department of Administration: 2011 - 2012
- Chair, Department of Labor & Workforce Development: 2011 - 2012
- University of Alaska: 2005 - 2006, 2011 - present
- Commerce, Community & Economic Development: 2007 - 2010
- Corrections: 2007 - 2010
- Fish & Game: 2009 - 2010
- Natural Resources: 2007 - 2010
- Education & Early Development: 2007 - 2008
- Public Safety: 2005 - 2006
- Law: 2005 - 2006
|Other Political and Government Positions:|
Delegate, 2004 Conference of Alaskans
NCSL Western Conference Committee Member
NCSL Agriculture, Environment & Energy Committee Member
National Assembly of Sportsmen's Caucuses, Vice Chair of National Executive Committee
National Rifle Association Life Member
Cook Inlet Salmon Task Force Member
|Business and Professional Positions:|
Owner Operator, Heirloom Wood Crafters
|Service Organizations and Community Involvement:|
Alaska Outdoor Council
Antique Power Club of Alaska
Big Lake Chamber of Commerce
Big Lake Lions Club
Matanuska Valley Sportsman Association
National Rifle Association
Susitna Rotary (Houston)
Willow Chamber of Commerce
Hunting, fishing, gardening, cooking, working on vintage machines, snowmobiles, and NASCAR
HB 8 - Big Game Guide ConcessionsSponsored by Rep. Tammie Wilson, Rep. Mark Neuman
An Act requiring legislative approval for the Department of Natural Resources to implement a hunting guide concession program or otherwise limit the number of individuals authorized to conduct big game commercial guiding on state land.
Version: SSHB 8
Status: (H) RES : 2013-02-18
HB 23 - Knik Arm CrossingSigned Into Law! Chapter 51 SLA 14
Sponsored by Rep. Mark Neuman, Rep. Shelley Hughes
An Act relating to the Department of Transportation and Public Facilities; relating to the Knik Arm Bridge and Toll Authority; relating to construction of the Knik Arm bridge and appurtenant facilities; relating to toll bridge revenue bonds; establishing the Knik Arm construction fund, the toll bridge revenue fund, the toll bridge revenue bond redemption fund, and the toll bridge revenue bond reserve fund; relating to powers and duties of the state bond committee; and providing for an effective date.
Version: FCCS HB 23
Status: Chapter 51 SLA 14 : 2014-06-20
HB 24 - Self DefenseSigned 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 33 - Knives, Gravity Knives, & SwitchbladesSigned 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 98 - Salmon Escapement GoalsSponsored by Rep. Mark Neuman
An Act relating to escapement thresholds and escapement goals for certain salmon stocks.
Status: (H) FSH : 2013-02-01
HB 150 - Technical/Vocational Education ProgramSponsored by Rep. Mark Neuman
An Act extending the unemployment contributions for the Alaska technical and vocational education program.
Status: (H) FIN : 2013-04-06
HB 244 - Advisory Commission On Federal Mgt AreasSigned Into Law! Chapter 40 SLA 14
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: Chapter 40 SLA 14 : 2014-06-18
HB 4 - Alaska Gasline Development Corp; RCASigned 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 19 - Permanent Motor Vehicle Registration/TrailersSigned Into Law! Chapter 50 SLA 14
Sponsored by Rep. Bill Stoltze, Rep. Wes Keller
An Act relating to permanent motor vehicle registration in the unorganized borough and in a municipality that has elected to allow permanent registration; relating to the registration fee for noncommercial trailers and to the motor vehicle tax for trailers; and providing for an effective date.
Version: CSHB 19(RLS)(EFD AM)
Status: Chapter 50 SLA 14 : 2014-06-20
HB 32 - Lines Of Business On Business LicensePassed Legislature! Transmitted 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: Transmitted To Governor : 2014-07-25
HB 47 - Injunction Security: Industrial OperationPassed Legislature! Transmitted 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: Transmitted To Governor : 2014-07-25
HB 54 - Placement Of A Child In Need Of AidSponsored 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 67 - Vietnam Veterans DaySigned 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 RegulationSigned 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 112 - Repeal Film Production Tax CreditSponsored by Rep. Bill Stoltze
An Act repealing the film production tax credit; providing for an effective date by repealing the effective dates of secs. 31 - 33, ch. 51, SLA 2012; and providing for an effective date.
Status: (H) RLS : 2014-03-12
HB 140 - Regulations: Notice, Review, CommentSigned Into Law! Chapter 87 SLA 14
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: Chapter 87 SLA 14 : 2014-07-16
HB 161 - Auctions For Big Game Harvest PermitsSigned Into Law! Chapter 47 SLA 14
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: Chapter 47 SLA 14 : 2014-06-20
HB 199 - VPSO FirearmsSigned Into Law! Chapter 97 SLA 14
Sponsored by Rep. Bryce Edgmon
An Act relating to Department of Public Safety regulations allowing village public safety officers to carry firearms.
Status: Chapter 97 SLA 14 : 2014-07-18
HB 220 - Secondary School Exit Exam; Perf ReportPassed House!
Sponsored by Rep. Higgins, Rep. Millett, Rep. Gara, Rep. Gattis, Rep. Wilson, Rep. Thompson
An Act repealing the secondary student competency examination and related requirements; relating to an annual performance report to the legislature by the Department of Education and Early Development; and providing for an effective date.
Version: CSHB 220(FIN)
Status: (S) FIN : 2014-03-26
HB 233 - Sexual Abuse/Assault Prevention ProgramsSponsored 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 255 - Unmanned Aircraft SystemsSigned Into Law! Chapter 105 SLA 14
Sponsored by Rep. Hughes, Rep. Higgins, Rep. Thompson, Rep. Pruitt
An Act relating to unmanned aircraft systems; and relating to images captured by an unmanned aircraft system.
Version: CSHB 255(JUD)
Status: Chapter 105 SLA 14 : 2014-07-28
HCR 1 - State Food Resource Development GroupSigned 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
HJR 3 - Statehood/ ANCSA/ Native Allotment LandSponsored 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 & LegislationPassed 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 SalmonSigned 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 LeasingSponsored 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 10 - Constitutional Am.: Transportation FundPassed 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 12 - Support In-State Firearms ManufacturingSigned 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 15 - Federal Contamination Of ANCSA LandsSigned 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 24 - Arctic CouncilSigned Into Law! Legis Resolve 34
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: Legis Resolve 34 : 2014-07-17