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1:08:43

House Education Committee

— Please Note Time Change — HB 164 – EARLY ED PROGRAMS; READING; VIRTUAL ED “An Act relating to early education programs provided by school districts; relating to school age eligibility; relating to early education programs; establishing a parents as teachers program; relating to the duties of the Department of Education and Early Development; relating…

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Senate Judiciary Committee

SB 39 – BALLOT CUSTODY/TAMPERING; VOTER REG; MAIL “An Act relating to elections; relating to voter registration; relating to ballots and a system of tracking and accounting for ballots; establishing an election offense hotline; designating as a class A misdemeanor the collection of ballots from other voters; designating as a class C felony the intentional…

Schedule

Monday, May 10, 2021

House Education Committee

HB 18 – TEACHERS: NATIONAL BOARD CERTIFICATION (Full bill [PDF] | AK Legislature bill page) — Invited & Public Testimony — HB 21 – ADD FACULTY MEMBER UNIV BOARD OF REGENTS (Full bill [PDF] | AK Legislature bill page) SB 20 – OUT OF STATE TEACHER RECIPROCITY (Full bill [PDF] | AK Legislature bill page)…

Senate Finance Committee

SB 27 – INDUSTRIAL HEMP PROGRAM;MANUFACTURING “An Act relating to industrial hemp; and providing for an effective date.” (Full bill [PDF] | AK Legislature bill page) — Invited & Public Testimony — — <Time Limit May Be Set> — HB 117 – EXTEND BOARD OF DIRECT-ENTRY MIDWIVES “An Act extending the termination date of the…

House Judiciary Committee

SB 122 – VICTIM DEFINITION “An Act relating to the definition of ‘victim.’” (Full bill [PDF] | AK Legislature bill page) — Public Testimony — Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled

Senate Judiciary Committee

SB 11 – COMMUNITY PROPERTY TRUSTS (Full bill [PDF] | AK Legislature bill page) SB 7 – STATE TROOPER POLICIES: PUBLIC ACCESS (Full bill [PDF] | AK Legislature bill page) — Testimony <Invitation Only> — SB 31 – PROHIBITING BINDING CAUCUSES (Full bill [PDF] | AK Legislature bill page) <Pending Referral> — Testimony <Invitation Only>…

House Finance Committee

HB 70 – APPROP: CAP; REAPPROP; SUPP; AMEND “An Act making appropriations, including capital appropriations, reappropriations, and other appropriations; making supplemental appropriations; making appropriations to capitalize funds; and providing for an effective date.” (Full bill [PDF] | AK Legislature bill page) Presentation: Village Safe Water by Ruth Kostik, Administrative Services Director, Dept. of Environmental Conservation…

Senate Labor & Commerce Committee

HB 192 – AK REG ECON ASSIST. PROGRAM; EXTEND “An Act extending the termination date of the Alaska regional economic assistance program; and providing for an effective date.” (Full bill [PDF] | AK Legislature bill page) <Pending Referral> — Invited & Public Testimony — SB 137 – EXTEND BOARD OF DIRECT-ENTRY MIDWIVES “An Act extending…

Senate Resources Committee

SB 84 – LAND VOUCHERS; PFDS “An Act relating to the veterans’ land purchase discount; establishing state land vouchers; relating to the permanent fund dividend; relating to the duties of the Department of Revenue; authorizing the Department of Natural Resources to accept state land vouchers; relating to eligibility for public assistance; and providing for an…

Wednesday, May 19, 2021

Archive

YesterdayFriday, May 7, 2021

2:25:35

Senate Judiciary Committee

HB 109 – EXTEND BAR ASS’N BOARD OF GOVERNORS (Full bill [PDF] | AK Legislature bill page) SJR 6 – CONST. AM: PERM FUND & PFDS Full bill [PDF] | AK Legislature bill page) <Bill Hearing Rescheduled from 05/03/2021> SJR 5 – CONST. AM: APPROP LIMIT; BUDGET RESERVE (Full bill [PDF] | AK Legislature bill…

2:22:08

House Floor Session

HB 80 SPT FSH HATCHERY FACIL ACCT; SURCHARGE HB 92 ANTICIPATION OF REVENUE; BORROWING;CREDIT HB 125 MILITARY AND FAMILY EMPLOYMENT PREFERENCE HB 182 EXTEND FISHERY RESOURCE LAND. TAX CREDIT SB 69 EXEMPT RENEWABLE ENERGY ELECTRIC PLANTS HB 133 AK ED SAVINGS PROGRAMS/ELIGIBILITY

35:58

Senate Education Committee

Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled: SJR 10 – CONST. AM: IN-PERSON PUBLIC EDUCATION Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Alaska relating to in-person public education. (Full bill [PDF] | AK Legislature bill page)

59:54

House Finance Committee

HB 104 – MOTOR FUEL TAX; VEHICLE REG. FEE “An Act relating to vehicle registration and registration fees; relating to the motor fuel tax; and providing for an effective date.” (Full bill [PDF] | AK Legislature bill page) Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled

1:55:13

House Education Committee

HB 164 – EARLY ED PROGRAMS; READING; VIRTUAL ED “An Act relating to early education programs provided by school districts; relating to school age eligibility; relating to early education programs; establishing a parents as teachers program; relating to the duties of the Department of Education and Early Development; relating to certification of teachers; establishing a…

2:19:13

House Labor & Commerce Committee

HB 44 – PRACTICE OF ACCOUNTING; LICENSURE (Full bill [PDF] | AK Legislature bill page) — Public Testimony — HB 176 – DIRECT HEALTH AGREEMENT: NOT INSURANCE (Full bill [PDF] | AK Legislature bill page) — Public Testimony — HB 58 – CONTRACEPTIVES COVERAGE:INSURE;MED ASSIST (Full bill [PDF] | AK Legislature bill page) — Invited…