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Thursday, September 23, 2021

Legislative Council

— Testimony <Invitation Only> — Committee Business a. Overview of Pending Capitol Maintenance b. Formation of Subcommittee – Assembly Building Utilization Subcommittee Additional Committee Business – Executive Session a. Formation of Subcommittee – Legislative Facilities Security Subcommittee b. Anchorage LOB Snow-Removal Contract

Friday, October 1, 2021

Wednesday, October 20, 2021


Friday, September 17, 2021

Thursday, September 16, 2021

Tuesday, September 14, 2021


Senate Finance Committee

HB 3003 – APPROP: OPERATING; PERM FUND; EDUCATION “An Act making appropriations for the operating and loan program expenses of state government and for certain programs; capitalizing funds; making capital appropriations and supplemental appropriations; and providing for an effective date.” (Full bill [PDF] | AK Legislature bill page) Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled

Monday, September 13, 2021


House Finance Committee

HB 189 – EMPLOYMENT TAX FOR EDUCATION “An Act imposing an education tax on net earnings from self-employment and wages; relating to the administration and enforcement of the education tax; and providing for an effective date.” (Full bill [PDF] | AK Legislature bill page) Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled


Senate Finance Committee

SB 53 – PERM FUND; ADVISORY VOTE “An Act relating to use of income of the Alaska permanent fund; relating to the amount of the permanent fund dividend; relating to the duties of the commissioner of revenue; relating to an advisory vote on the permanent fund; providing for an effective date by repealing the effective…

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