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Senate unveils oil tax bill

...with a number of issues - including Chenault's gas line bill - still in process.Additional work will be done on the oil tax bill, with Senate Resources having meetings scheduled next week and Senate Finance expected to do more of the heavy lifting...
Senators delay vote on oil tax bill

JUNEAU - The Alaska Senate version of an oil tax bill did not come up for a floor vote as planned Thursday...lawmakers into special session if the Senate passed an oil tax bill by Sunday, to ensure the House has time to review the...
Senate passes oil tax bill

...back into special session to deal with oil taxes. Parnell said earlier this week that he would if the Senate passed an oil tax bill in the Legislature's last days to give the House time to vet a bill. The bill passed by the Senate late Saturday...
Time for Senate to pick an oil tax bill

...declined to take up that piece of legislation. Instead, the Senate is working on what leaders termed a "generic" oil tax bill. Senate President Gary Stevens said that senators didn't want to set "false expectations" by putting something...
Special session looms for Legislature

...lawmakers into special session if the Senate passes an oil tax bill by Sunday. Parnell told The Associated Press that if...a tax bill. The Senate Finance Committee advanced an oil tax bill late Wednesday. Senate leaders have been working toward...
Chenault: Chances of getting out on time 'slim' be done," he said. The House has yet to see an oil tax bill. Chenault said he's not going to force his committees to hear a bill "with the ramifications that a new oil tax bill could have and try to ram something through in a week...
Parnell signs oil tax, gasline bills

...including state Sen. Hollis French, D-Anchorage, gathered outside the venue in Anchorage where Parnell signed the oil tax bill and legislation related to permitting and a gas line project."I think people sense the horrific result this is going...
Hook-a-Kid-on-Golf has another great run at Birch Ridge on each hole to putt with! Using a 6-iron on early June greens in Alaska is every bit as tough as passing an oil tax bill but Mike proved up to the challenge. Chenault posted an incredible 32 gross! Wow. That's a damn good round under...
Parnell pitches oil tax bill

JUNEAU - Gov. Sean Parnell is proposing an overhaul of Alaska's oil tax structure, saying his new plan is simpler and aimed at making the state more competitive while encouraging new production.
Minority Democrats plan referendum on oil tax bill

JUNEAU - Minority Democrats, outraged by the passage of a multibillion-dollar oil tax cut, said Monday they plan to support an effort to try to overturn the measure.


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