Archive of: Alaska Politics

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Extended session produces 116 bills, more than 2013 May Issue 1 2014

Extended session produces 116 bills, more than 2013

Alaska stake in LNG project approved April Issue 4 2014

Alaska stake in LNG project approved

Before finishing all of its work in Juneau, the Alaska Legislature approved state participation in a large North Slope gas pipeline and liquefied natural gas project, one of the major pieces of business for the 28th session.

Legislators pass fish bills as session end nears April Issue 4 2014

Legislators pass fish bills as session end nears

Fishers, processors and the general public will see changes to certain fisheries regulations under bills passed by the Alaska Legislature this session.

April Issue 4 2014

House bill proposes adding CFEC to Fish and Game

A bill that would make the Alaska Commercial Fisheries Entry Commission a division of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game got an introductory hearing in the Legislature April 19, with the expectation that commercial fishermen and other stakeholders will consider the idea for possible enactment next session.

April Issue 4 2014

Legislature OKs subsidies, tax credits for in-state refineries

April Issue 4 2014

Agrium dropped from refinery tax credit bill