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Representative Ramona Barnes
District 22 - Republican


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State Capitol, Room 403
Juneau, AK 99801-1182
Phone: (907) 465-3438
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716 W 4th Avenue, Suite 600
Anchorage, AK 99501-2133
Phone: (907) 269-0100
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Elected to the House 1978, 1980, 1982, 1986, 1988, 1990, 1992, 1994, 1996, and 1998

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Biography

Date/Place of Birth: 7/7/38; Pikeville, TN
Occupation: President, Arctic Research Consultants, Inc.
Children: Randall, Michael, Michelle
Residency in Alaska: Anchorage, 1972-present
Education: High School - Bledsoe County High, College - Waipahu Community College
Military Service: Military Wife (18 years)
Political and Government Positions: State Representative, 1979-84, 1987-present; Speaker of the House, 1993-94; House Minority Leader, 1992; House Majority Leader/Speaker Pro-Tem, 1983; Chair, Legislative Ethics, Judiciary, 1981-82; Member, Judiciary, 1987-88, Rules, 1993-94, Resources, 1981-82, Finance, 1989-90, 1991-92; Minority Whip 1991-92
Business and Professional Positions: President, Arctic Research Consultants International, Inc.; Past Chair, Anchorage Chamber of Commerce Legislative Affairs Committee
Service Organization(s) Membership: Anchorage Republican Women's Club; National Federation of Republican Women; Navy League; Business & Professional Women's Club; American Legislative Exchange Council; National Order of Women Legislators
Special Interests: Reading, gourmet cooking, family

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Press Releases

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Personal Legislation

Prime Sponsor of the Following Legislation

HB 18 : An Act making a special appropriation from the earnings reserve account to the principal of the permanent fund; and providing for an effective date.
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Co-Sponsor of the Following Legislation

HB 255 : An Act relating to cities incorporated under state law that are home rule communities.
HCR 1 : Relating to management of Alaska's wildlife and fish resources.
HCR 2 : Relating to the sovereignty of the State of Alaska and the sovereign right of the State of Alaska to manage the natural resources of Alaska.
HCR 4 : Supporting the responsible development of the Tulsequah Chief Mine through the cooperative effort of Alaska and British Columbia and urging Governor Knowles to withdraw his request for a referral of the Tulsequah Chief Mine to the International Joint Commission under the Boundary Waters Treaty.
HJR 8 : Passed! Legislative Resolve 1 Relating to a national ballistic missile defense system.
HJR 11 : Passed! Legislative Resolve 8 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.
HJR 14 : Passed! Legislative Resolve 12 Relating to the National Museum of Women's History and the National Museum of Women's History Alaska Council.
HJR 34 : Passed! Legislative Resolve 15 Relating to the federal estate and gift taxes.
HJR 35 : Relating to requesting the United States Congress to repeal the "Brady Handgun Protection Act".
HJR 36 : Passed! Legislative Resolve 18 Relating to rejecting the conclusions in a recent article published by the American Psychological Association that suggests that sexual relationships between adults and children might be positive for children; and urging the President of the United States and the United States Congress to similarly reject these conclusions.
SB 255 : Passed! Chapter 27, SLA 2000 An Act relating to best interest findings and land use permits, rights-of-way, and easements issued by the Department of Natural Resources; and providing for an effective date.
SB 261 : Passed! Chapter 102, SLA 2000 An Act relating to needle stick and sharps injury protections and the use of safe needles by health care facilities and health care professionals; relating to the vaccination of health care workers against diseases transmitted by bloodborne pathogens; and providing for an effective date.
SJR 5 : Passed! Legislative Resolve 3 Opposing the closure of the former Mount McKinley portions of Denali National Park and Preserve to snowmachine use.

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Archive of Past Legislation

Measures sponsored or co-sponsored by Representative Ramona Barnes

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