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New law establishes Alaska standard for restraint in schools

...Anchorage elementary school. She started the Facebook group Ban Seclusion Rooms in Alaska and collaborated with Rep. Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, who introduced the bill. Dunks testified at legislative hearings held in the spring. "I told...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-10-25-0
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Alaska Native languages bill draws criticism

...official languages of the state got some real-world pushback Thursday. House Bill 216's co-sponsor, Rep. Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, was questioned about the ramifications of such designations during a House State Affairs committee...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-03-27-0
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Legislators' prefiled bills released

...legislators approve the increase for commissioners, who he said have been without a salary increase for four years.Rep. Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, proposed having the education department approve crisis intervention training programs for schools...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-01-11/legislators-prefiled-bills-released
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Project draws attention to renewable energy goal

...fisheries."If the project doesn't work out for whatever reason, we need to re-evaluate," he said.Rep. Charisse Millett, who helped craft the energy policy, said she believes the renewable goal is attainable with or without Susitna...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-02-17/project-draws-attention-to-renewable
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Preliminary education task force report answers few questions

...include oil and gas industry consultant Brad Keithley and Anchorage Chamber of Commerce President Andrew Halcro. Rep. Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, Andy Baker of Kotzebue, former state education commissioner Jerry Covey and math teacher David...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-01-05/preliminary-education-task-force-rep
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Lawmakers examine looming Cook Inlet gas shortage

...is immediately producable, and what the resource means for the future. House Energy Committee Co-Chair Rep. Charisse Millett characterized the sentiment Wednesday when she said she doesn't feel like residents have "gotten the straight...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-01-26
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House takes up gun issues

...to as a "stand your ground" law. Neuman has tried for several years to get the bill passed.HJR4, from Rep. Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, urges President Barack Obama to rescind his 23 executive actions related to guns and asks Congress...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-02-06/house-takes-up-gun-issues
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Senate passes bill striking 'retardation' from state laws

...companion bill to go along with HB88, which unanimously passed the House earlier this month.According to Rep. Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, who carried the bill, more than 40 states have already adopted similar measures.The bill now...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-02-21/senate-passes-bill-striking-retardat
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House passes cruise ship wastewater legislation

...there will be less pressure on the cruise industry toward new technologies to protect Alaska's fisheries.Rep. Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, said it is hypocritical of the state to hold the cruise ship industry to a higher standard than...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-02-04/house-passes-cruise-ship-wastewater-
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Bill to bar enforcement of new gun laws passes

...likened it to people who pushed back against the federal government and fought for the rights of Alaska Natives.Rep. Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, said she thought she had gotten more emails on the legal possession of firearms and gun rights...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-02-25/bill-to-bar-enforcement-of-new-gun-l
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