Legislative Information Office teleconference schedule

Monday 1:00 p.m.

The House Resources Committee will sponsor a public hearing to discuss HB 4 In-state Gasline Development Corporation. Listen only.

Monday 1:30 p.m.

The House Finance Committee will sponsor a public hearing for an Overview: Health Care Cost Containment by Becky Hultberg, Commissioner, Dept. of Administration & William Streur, Commissioner, Dept. of Health & Social Services. Listen only.

Monday 3:30 p.m.

The Senate Resources Committee will sponsor a public hearing to discuss Oil Resources: Economic Challenges & Opportunities, SB 26 Land Disposals / Exchanges; Water Rights and SB 27 Regulation Of Dredge & Fill Activities. Listen only for presentation; testimony will be taken on SB 26 & SB 27 beginning at 5:15 p.m.

Tuesday 10:00 a.m.

The House Special Committee on Fisheries will sponsor a public hearing to discuss Presentation: Foregone Harvest of Salmon by Dept. of Fish & Game and HB 89 Aquatic Invasive Species. Listen only.

Thursday 6:00 p.m.

Kenai Peninsula legislators from House Districts 28, 29, 30 and Senate Districts N & O will hold a constituent meeting via teleconference. Anyone may speak with Rep. Mike Chenault, Rep. Kurt Olson, Rep. Paul Seaton, Sen. Cathy Giessel or Sen. Peter Micciche by attending at the Kenai LIO. Testimony will be taken.

Friday 1:00 p.m.

The House Judiciary Committee will sponsor a public hearing to discuss HB 69 Exempt Firearms from Federal Regulation and HB 83 Federal Regulations & Executive Orders. 3 minute testimony limit.

Friday 1:30 p.m.

The Senate Judiciary Committee will sponsor a public hearing to discuss Children’s Justice Act Task Force - Annual Legislative Presentation and SJR 6 Oppose Executive Orders on Gun Control. Listen only for presentation; testimony will be taken on SJR 6; 3 minute limit.

All teleconferences are held at the Kenai Legislative Information Office, 145 Main Street Loop No. 217, Kenai, unless otherwise noted. To confirm call 283-2030 or email Kenai.LIO@akleg.gov.

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