Under a proposed rewrite of state crime laws, Alaska legislators would require the courts to review for a federal database system records dating to 1981 for individuals who have been involuntarily committed and would be restricted from owning firearms.
Alaska’s congressional delegation says the Coast Guard has just two icebreakers: the medium icebreaker Healy and the heavy icebreaker Polar Star. The Coast Guard plans to acquire three new medium icebreakers as well as the three heavy icebreakers in the Polar Security Cutter contract
Dunleavy’s health commissioner said the governor’s point was to let the federal government know “we wanted to be on the leading edge of innovation for the Medicaid program” and work toward an “Alaska specific solution that provides the flexibility we need for better health outcomes and a more effective spend of our dollars.”
The state Alcohol and Marijuana Control Office is aiming to crack down on longtime recreational site licenses that might not be used as intended under state law. Fair officials said the move would be “devastating” and could lead to higher ticket prices.