Representative Scott Ogan
District 27 - Republican

Session:

State Capitol, Room 128
Juneau, AK 99801-1182
Phone: (907) 465-3878
Fax: (907) 465-3265

Interim:

600 E. Railroad Ave., #1
Wasilla, AK 99654
Phone: (907) 376-4866
Fax: (907) 373-4724

Elected to the House 1994, 1996

Biography

Date/Place of Birth: 5/3/52; Columbus, OH
Occupation: Cabinetmaker
Spouse: Janet
Children: Ryan, Laura
Residency in Alaska: Anchorage, 1975-82; Palmer, 1982-present.
Education: High School - Seacrest High, Delray Beach, FL, G.E.D., 1970
Political and Government Positions: Public Member, Big Game Commercial Services Board (Appointed by Governor Hickel in 1993).
Business and Professional Positions: Owner, Mountain Woodcrafters (specializing in architectural millwork for businesses and financial institutions) 1976-present.
Service Organization(s) Membership: Chief, Wolverine Volunteer Fire Department; Member, National Rifle Association
Special Interests: My family, church, flying, hunting, fishing, wooden boat building, fire fighting, politics, reloading, teaching my kids how to shoot and handle fire arms safely.

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Legislation

Prime Sponsor of the following legislation

HB 25: Relating to the issuance of hunting, trapping, and noncommercial fishing licenses, tags, and permits and to residency for fish and game purposes, and providing for an effective date.
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HB 26: Relating to big game tags for wolves, and providing for an effective date.
HB 74: An Act relating to living and working conditions of prisoners in correctional facilities operated by the state, and authorizing the commissioner of corrections to negotiate with providers of detention and confinement services under contract to apply those conditions and limitations on services to persons held under authority of state law at facilities operated under contract or agreement; relating to services provided to prisoners; amending the definition of "severely medically disabled" applicable to prisoners seeking special medical parole; amending provisions of the correctional industries programs; and extending the termination date of the Correctional Industries Commission and the program.
HB 151: An Act relating to personal hunting of big game by big game guides while clients are in the field, to activities of transporters in the field, to use area registration for portions of additional guide use areas by registered guides, to oral examinations for a registered guide license or a game management unit certification, and to eligibility for big game guide licenses, game management unit certifications, or a transporter license.
HB 224: An Act relating to the employment of prisoners.
HB 232: An Act establishing the independent division of administrative hearings in the Department of Administration in order to provide a source of independent administrative hearing officers to preside in contested cases; relating to administrative hearing officers; relating to contested case proceedings; and providing for an effective date.
HB 246: An Act naming the George W. Palmer Memorial Bridge.
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HB 286: An Act requiring a waiting period before the performance of an abortion.
HB 324: An Act relating to liens for municipal assessments for certain utility improvements.
HJR 20: Relating to the RS 2477 rights-of-way.
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HJR 62: Relating to bringing Balto back to Alaska.
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Co-Sponsor of the following legislation

HB 3: Withdrawn by Sponsor: An Act relating to disclosures of information about certain minors.
HB 5: Relating to prosecution of minors for criminal violations; and amending Rule 3(a), Alaske Rules of Criminal Procedure.
HB 6: An Act amending laws relating to the disclosure of information relating to certain minors.
HB 7: Authorizing establishment of community dispute resolution centers to foster the resolution of disputes between juvenile offenders and their victims.
HB 15: Relating to the location of the convening of the legislatured in regular session; repealing provisions relating to student guests of the legislature.
HB 23: Relating to traditional means of access for traditional outdoor uses and to the classification and the sale, lease, or other disposal of state land, water, or land and water.
HB 37: An Act relating to a requirement that a parent, guardian, or custodian consent before certain minors receive an abortion; establishing a judicial bypass procedure by which a minor may petition a court for authorization to consent to an abortion without consent of a parent, guardian, or custodian; amending the definition of 'abortion'; and amending Rules 40 and 79, Alaska Rules of Civil Procedure; Rules 204, 210, 212, 213, 508, and 512.5, Alaska Rules of Appellate Procedure; and Rule 9, Alaska Administrative Rules.
HB 45: Relating to runaway and missing minors, and providing for an effective date.
HB 65: An Act relating to partial-birth abortions.
HB 116: An Act relating to worker's compensation self-insurance.
HB 120: An Act relating to the power of the attorney general to waive immunity from suit in federal court: and providing for an effective date.
HB 154: An Act requiring the Department of Law to provide guidelines regarding state and municipal takings of private property; relating to state and municipal regulations, ordinances, and actions relating to private property; relating to compensation for and taxation of private property taken by state or municipal action; relating to actions for state or municipal taking of private property or for certain violations; prohibiting certain regualtions; and providing for an effective date.
HB 158: An Act relating to attendance at a public school on a part-time basis.
HB 171: An Act relating to the stat environmental policy and changing the name of the Department of Environmental Conservation to the Department of Environmental Development.
HB 241: An Act relating to payment assistance for costs of residing in the Alaska Pioneers' Home, and providing that certain income and assets of a resident shall be disregarded in determining payment assistance, including income from any source in an amount up to $100, cash dividends and other income up to $2,000 received under the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act, a permanent fund dividend, an amount for burial expenses of the resident, the resident's spouse and dependents of the resident, the primary residence of the resident's spouse or a dependent of the resident, and other property up to a total value of $5,000; and providing for an effective date.
HB 339: An Act relating to the child support enforcement agency; and providing for an effective date.
HB 400: An Act combining parts of the Department of Commerce and Economic Development and parts of the Department of Community and Regional Affairs by transferring some of their duties to a new Department of Commerce and Rural Development; transferring some of the duties of the Department of Commerce and Economic Development and the Department of Community and Regional Affairs to other existing agencies; eliminating the Department of Commerce and Economic Development and the Department of Community and Regional Affairs; relating to the Department of Commerce and Rural Development; adjusting the membership of certain multi-member bodies to reflect the transfer of duties among departments and the elimination of departments; and providing for an effective date.
HCR 1: Relating to a new Alaska liquefied natural gas project.
HCR 13: Relating to management of Alaska's wildlife resources.
HJR 12: Urging the Secretary of the Interior to conduct competitive oil and gas lease sales within the National Petroleum Reserve in Alaska.
HJR 14: Relating to supporting the "American Land Sovereignty Protection Act.
HJR 15: Supporting continued funding of the Alaska National Guard Youth Corps Challenge Program.
HJR 16: Relating to a federal balanced budget amendment.
HJR 21: Relating to amendment of Title VIII of the Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act.
HJR 24: Relating to challenging the environmental and economic integrity of Alaska timber as Christmas decor for the United States Capitol.
HJR 47: Proposing amendments to the Constitution of the State of Alaska relating to the nomination, selection, appointment, and public approval or rejection of justices of the supreme court and of judges of courts established by the legislature that have as an exclusive purpose the exercise of appellate jurisdiction over judicial acts and proceedings, and requiring legislative confirmation of those justices and judges and of the appointed members of the judicial council.
HJR 52: Relating to opposition to the designation of any rivers in Alaska as American Heritage Rivers under the American Heritage Rivers initiative.
HJR 59: Relating to an amendment to the Constitution of the United States prohibiting desecration of the Flag of the United States.
SB 1: Relating to living and working conditions of prisoners in correctional facilities operated by the state, and authorizing the commissioner of corrections to negotiate with providers of detention and confinement services under contract to apply those conditions and limitations on services to persons held under authority of state law at facilities operated under contract or agreement; relating to services provided to prisoners; amending the definition of "severely medically disabled" applicable to prisoners seeking special medical parole; amending provisions of the correctional industries program; and extending the termination date of the Correctional Industries Commission and the program.
SB 11: Relating to state aid for school construction debt; and providing for an effective date.
SB 24: An Act relating to a requirement that a parent, guardian, or custodian consent before certain minors receive an abortion; establishing a judicial bypass procedure by which a minor may petition a court for authorization to consent to an abortion without consent of a parent, guardian, or custodian; amending the definition of 'abortion'; and amending Rules 40 and 79, Alaska Rules of Civil Procedure; Rules 204, 210, 212, 213, 508, and 512.5, Alaska Rules of Appellate Procedure; and Rule 9, Alaska Administrative Rules.
SB 35: An Act relating to management of state land, water, and land and water as part of a state park, recreational or special management area, or preserve; relating to reports to the legislature concerning prohibitions or restrictions of traditional means of access for traditional recreational uses within a park, recreational or special management area, or preserve; relating to Chilkat State Park.
SB 77: An Act relating to the Alaska Day of Prayer.
SB 134: An Act relating to home schooling for elementary and secondary students.
SB 141: An Act relating to permits to carry concealed handguns; and relating to the possession of firearms.
SB 187: An Act relating to disclosure of public records identifying a participant in the advance college tuition payment program; relating to the composition and assets of the Alaska advance college tuition payment fund; relating to administration of the advance college tuition payment program; relating to advance college tuition payment contracts; and providing for an effective date.
SB 218: An Act relating to the crime of murder and to murder of children.
SCR 7: Relating to the thirty-first annual Boys' State.
SCR 8: Relating to the twenty-ninth annual Girl's State.
SJR 7: Supporting continued funding of the Alaska National Guard Youth Corps Challenge Program.
SJR 9: Urging the United States Congress to pass legislation to open the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, Alaska, to oil and gas exploration, development, and production.
SJR 13: Relating to RS 2477 rights-of-way.

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