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Senate finance considers sealing certain criminal records

...confidential criminal court records in which prosecutors dropped charges or the defendant was acquitted. SB108, from Sen. Fred Dyson, also would make confidential 120 days after dismissal or acquittal criminal court records in which a defendant was...
Juneau's oldest legislator reflects on a life of public service

...when most people have retired. So far he is running unopposed. "I enjoy public service," Lynn said. State Sen. Fred Dyson, R-Eagle River, who at 75 is Alaska's oldest current state senator, said he and Lynn are "are charter members...
What others say: Bill to seal some criminal case records isn't good for public

...acquittal or dismissal as the bill proposes, is to further seal up the actions of our government.Senate Bill 108 by Sen. Fred Dyson, R-Eagle River, is particularly vague and broad.It would add a new section of law that would read "A court record...
University president says gun bill unacceptable

...person's immediate control. Qualifications for a permit include successful completion of a handgun course.Sen. Fred Dyson, R-Eagle River, said the language of the bill involving lock boxes needed to be more defining in description with...
Bill eyed to limit access to arrest reports records searches but allows access at courthouses, Rafferty said.The Alaska measure was sponsored by state Sen. Fred Dyson, R-Eagle River, who said the bill strengthens the idea of presumed innocence. It was approved by both chambers in...
Hawaii, Alaska, territories team up on Jones Act

...lawmakers have made a similar request to Congress, but the state hasn't yet seen results, said Alaska state Sen. Fred Dyson. Like Hawaii, the state brings in most of its goods by ship or airplane.Most of Alaska's goods move along the coast...
State LNG take could be $3 billion

...the pipeline tariff, or shipping cost, which in turn affects the revenues to gas shippers including the state.Sen. Fred Dyson, R-Eagle River, raised a question that was not fully answered: If there can be no legal limit to the state's tax...
Senate committee hears second day of testimony from Cook Inlet fishers

...economy," Fox said. "We shouldn't put all of our eggs in the tourism basket."Committee vice-chair, Sen. Fred Dyson, R-Eagle River, was one of the committee members who asked presenters for their perspectives on how the issues could...
Senate Resources Committee unveils gas pipeline legislation

...intent language surrounding project labor agreements - a term borrowed from the commercial agreement - was clear.Sen. Fred Dyson, R-Eagle River, wanted to make sure opportunities would be open to both union and nonunion workers.
Legislators see spinoffs from possible gas pipeline

...Slope gas to Southcentral Alaska to replace declining Cook Inlet supplies. And perhaps, Eagle River Republican Rep. Fred Dyson suggests, a long-term supply might attract more industry there, such as an aluminum plant. Are these just pipeline...


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