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Young to take lead on Magnuson-Stevens reauthorization

...Parnell, has less working experience with the commercial fishing industry and less clout.Young chaired the House Resources Committee in the 104th, 105th, and 106th Congresses, and served as its ranking Republican member since 2007, a year...
High risk to state to go it alone on pipeline

...budgets, as it pursues a major liquefied natural gas project.Revenue Commissioner Angela Rodell told the House Resources Committee on Wednesday that if the state pursues the gas treatment plant and pipeline project without TransCanada Corp...
LIO schedule for Feb. 24-28

...discuss HB 245 School Funding: Required Local Contribution. 3 minute testimony limit.Monday 1:00 p.m.The House Resources Committee will sponsor a public hearing to discuss HB 79 Susitna State Forest; Sale of Timber, HB 246 Creamer's Field...
LNG project ready to move forward after bill passes through Senate

...pursuing a major liquefied natural gas project under terms of a bill that recently passed the Alaska Senate. The House Resources Committee is hearing SB138, which would set state participation in the project at about 25 percent and move the project...
Legislative Information Office schedule for March 28-31

...Sponsors; Public Testimony. Testimony will be taken; time limits may be imposed.Monday 6:00 p.m.The House Resources Committee will sponsor a public hearing to discuss SB 138 Gas Pipeline; AGDC; Oil & Gas Production Tax. Testimony will...
Lawmakers: Large-scale mining can be done right

...Chenault, and Reps. Eric Feige, Craig Johnson and Dan Saddler. Feige and Saddler are co-chairs of the House Resources Committee.Senate Minority Leader Hollis French said those lawmakers do not speak for the full Legislature. He said...
Legislators wrestle with complexity of oil taxes

...Committee, which held hearings over several days last week, after having passed out of two other committees. The House Resources Committee has held several hearings on the House version, but is mainly waiting for the Senate to pass its bill over...
New analysis: Oil tax overhaul would cost state up to $5.7 billion

...production and prices between $109 a barrel and $118 a barrel. Under the prior forecast, the bill crafted in the House Resources Committee would have cost up to $6 billion during that time.The analyses have been billed as worst-case scenarios...
House minority leader to step down

...leader. Minority Democrats plan to ask that Rep. Scott Kawasaki of Fairbanks be allowed to replace Tuck on the House Resources Committee, given Tuck's new role.The resignation will leave the caucus with just nine members in the 40-member...
Heavy workload in Legislature's final week

...The latest version of the bill advanced by the House Resources Committee could cost the state between $5.7 billion...advance.Rep. Eric Feige, co-chair of the House Resources Committee, said the change in the base tax rate proposed...


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