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Representative Dan Saddler  R-13, Eagle River

Session Info:

State Capitol, Room 513
Juneau, AK 99801-1182
Phone: 907-465-3783
Fax: 907-465-2293

Interim Info:

12641 Old Glenn Highway Suite 201
Eagle River AK, 99577
Phone: 907-622-3783
Fax: 907-694-1015
Toll Free: 877-460-3783

Elected to the House:

2010, 2012, 2014

Office Staff

Kim Skipper
Chief of Staff
907-465-3783
Juneau: Jan-Apr
907-622-3783
Eagle River: May-Dec
Ross Soboleff
907-465-3783
Juneau: Jan-Apr
 
Eric Swanson
Finance Aide
907-465-3783
Juneau: Jan-Apr
 

Committee Memberships

Member:
Vice-Chair, Finance
Finance Subcommittees:
Chair, Health & Social Services
Chair, Law

Biography

Residency:
Juneau, 1979-80 (summers)
Anchorage, 1988-92
Eagle River, 1992-present
Family:
Wife: Chris
Children: Danny, Peggy, Don, Sam
Education:
B.A. Journalism, Miami University, 1983
M.A. Journalism, Ohio State University, 1987
Other Political and Government Positions:
Legislative Aide, Alaska House of Representatives, 3 years
Legislative Aide, Alaska State Senate, 2 years
House Majority Press Secretary, 2 years
Deputy Press Secretary, Office of the Governor, 3 years
Special Assistant, Department of Natural Resources, 1 year
Deputy Director, Governor's Office of Boards and Commissions, 3 years
Republican Party District 18 Chairman, 6 years
Business and Professional Positions:
Former board member, Alaska Press Club
Former member, Society of Professional Journalists
Service Organizations and Community Involvement:
Chugiak-Eagle River Chamber of Commerce; National Rifle Association; Aircraft Owners and Pilots' Association; Alaska Airmen's Association; Air Force Association; Association of U.S. Army; Anchorage Republican Women's Club; Governor's Annual Picnic committee; Anchorage Folk Festival board; Juneau Folk Festival
Special Interests:
Family, flying, hiking, songwriting and performing, American history.

Personal Legislation

HB 30 - Constitutional History Curriculum
Sponsored by Rep. Wes Keller, Rep. Dan Saddler, Rep. Bob Lynn

An Act requiring school districts to develop and require completion of a history of American constitutionalism curriculum segment; and providing for an effective date.

Status: (H) EDC : 2015-01-21



HB 46 - Workforce Investment Board Veteran Member
Sponsored by Rep. Dan Saddler

An Act relating to membership in the Alaska Workforce Investment Board.

Status: (H) L&C : 2015-01-21



HB 120 - Transport Network Sves. & Workers Comp
Sponsored by Rep. Dan Saddler

An Act relating to workers' compensation and transportation network companies; and providing for an effective date.

Status: (H) L&C : 2015-02-20



HJR 4 - Offshore Oil & Gas Revenue Sharing
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: (H) RES : 2015-01-21


Co-Sponsored Legislation

HB 35 - March 27: Great Alaska Earthquake Day
Passed House!
Sponsored by Rep. Charisse Millett

An Act establishing March 27 as Great Alaska Good Friday Earthquake Remembrance Day.

Version: CSHB 35(STA)
Status: (S) STA : 2015-02-23



HB 77 - Disability: Id/License Andtraining Rqmts.
Sponsored by Rep. Steve Thompson

An Act relating to training regarding disabilities for police officers, probation officers, parole officers, correctional officers, and village public safety officers; relating to guidelines for drivers when encountering or being stopped by a peace officer; relating to driver's license examinations; and relating to a voluntary disability designation on a state identification card and a driver's license.

Status: (H) STA : 2015-01-23



HCR 2 - Jan 24
Passed House!
Sponsored by Rep. Lynn Gattis

Designating January 24 - 30, 2016, as Alaska School Choice Week.

Version: CSHCR 2(EDC)
Status: (S) EDC : 2015-02-25



HJR 9 - Endorsing ANWR Leasing
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: Await (H) Concurrence : 2015-02-18



HJR 10 - Oppose ANWR Wilderness Designation
Passed Legislature! Await Transmit 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: Await Transmit To Governor : 2015-02-25



HJR 13 - Retain Army Forces In Alaska
Passed House!
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 take structural realignment actions with regard to Fort Wainwright and Joint Base Elmendorf- Richardson.

Version: CSHJR 13(MLV)
Status: (S) STA : 2015-02-18


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