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House Finance Committee

HB 100 – EXTEND WORKFORCE INVEST BOARD ALLOCATIONS “An Act relating to allocations of funding for the Alaska Workforce Investment Board; and providing for an effective date.” (Full bill [PDF] | AK Legislature bill page) — Public Testimony — HB 92 – ANTICIPATION OF REVENUE; BORROWING;CREDIT “An Act relating to borrowing in anticipation of revenues;…

1:35:44

House Labor & Commerce Committee

— Please Note Time & Location Change — SB 87 – REINSURANCE; CREDITS “An Act relating to credit for reinsurance; and providing for an effective date.” (Full bill [PDF] | AK Legislature bill page) — Public Testimony — HB 145 – EXPAND PHARMACIST AUTHORITY “An Act relating to the Board of Pharmacy; relating to health…

2:06:32

House Education Committee

Presentation: School District Perspectives & Updates; Looking Ahead by Fairbanks North Star Borough, Cordova City, & Alaska Gateway School Districts HB 60 – PUBLIC SCHOOLS: MENTAL HEALTH EDUCATION “An Act relating to mental health education.” (Full bill [PDF] | AK Legislature bill page) — Invited & Public Testimony — Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled HB 19 –…

1:17:57

Senate State Affairs Committee

Governor Appointees — Invited & Public Testimony — 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;…

1:26:43

Senate Community & Regional Affairs Committee

Presentation – Assessing the Present and Looking to the Future, What are the Broadband Gaps in Alaska? by: University of Alaska – Mike Brase, Executive Director of Infrastructure & Cloud Services Denali Commission – Chad Stovall, Director of Programs – Erik Obrien, Community and Economic Development Program Manager Alaska Telecom Association – Christine O’Connor, Executive…

1:51:54

House Health & Social Services Committee

HB 58 – CONTRACEPTIVES COVERAGE:INSURE;MED ASSIST “An Act relating to insurance coverage for contraceptives and related services; relating to medical assistance coverage for contraceptives and related services; and providing for an effective date.” (Full bill [PDF] | AK Legislature bill page) — Invited & Public Testimony — HB 105 – DETENTION OF MINORS “An Act…

2:17:38

House State Affairs Committee

HB 63 – ALASKA MARINE HIGHWAY OPERATIONS BOARD “An Act relating to the duties of the Department of Transportation and Public Facilities; renaming the Alaska Marine Transportation Advisory Board the Alaska Marine Highway Operations Board; relating to the membership and duties of the Alaska Marine Highway Operations Board; and providing for an effective date.” (Full…

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House Transportation Committee

— Meeting Postponed to 2:00 pm — — Teleconference Listen Only — HB 160 – PROCUREMENT; CONSTRUCTION; CONTRACTS “An Act relating to the state procurement code; establishing the construction manager general contractor procurement method; and providing for an effective date.” (Full bill [PDF] | AK Legislature bill page) Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled

1:29:38

House Finance Committee

HB 69 – APPROP: OPERATING BUDGET/LOANS/FUNDS “An Act making appropriations for the operating and loan program expenses of state government and for certain programs; capitalizing funds; amending appropriations; making reappropriations; making supplemental appropriations; making appropriations under art. IX, sec. 17(c), Constitution of the State of Alaska, from the constitutional budget reserve fund; and providing for…

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