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Representative Gene Therriault
District 33 - Republican


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State Capitol, Room 511
Juneau, AK 99801-1182
Phone: (907) 465-4797
Fax: (907) 465-3884
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119 N. Cushman St., Suite 101
Fairbanks, AK 99701-2879
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3340 Badger Road.
North Pole, AK 99705
Phone: (907) 488-0857
Fax: (907) 488-4271

Elected to the House 1992, 1994, 1996, and 1998

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Biography

Date/Place of Birth: January 31, 1960; Fairbanks, Alaska
Occupation: Business
Spouse: Jo
Children: Justin, Jordyn.
Residency in Alaska: Lifelong: Fairbanks, North Pole: 1960-present

Education:

High School - North Pole High School, 1978
College - University of Alaska Fairbanks, 1978-83;
A.A. Computer Information Services, B.A. Business Administration.
Political and Government Positions:
State Representative, 1993-present; Legislative Assistant to Representative Mike Miller; Senator, Associated Students, University of Alaska, 1982.
Business and Professional Positions:
Board of Directors, North Pole Paper, Printing & Office Products, 1987-91; Partner, Hector's Welding Inc.; Partner, The Company.
Service Organizations and Community Involvement:
Board of Directors, Junior Achievement of Fairbanks, 1990-present; Volunteer Teacher, Junior Achievement, Fall 1989/Fall 1991; Member/Vice President, Mothers Against Drunk Driving, 1993-present; Member, Alaska Outdoor Council.
Special Interests:
Family, outdoor activities, member of Saint Nicholas Parish.
biography last updated 1/24/00

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Press Releases

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Personal Legislation

Prime Sponsor of the Following Legislation

HB 11 : An Act relating to controlled substances and to the possession and distribution of certain chemicals; and providing for an effective date.
HB 32 : An Act extending the termination date of the Board of Marine Pilots.
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HB 62 : An Act relating to the Alaska Public Utilities Commission; and providing for an effective date.
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HB 136 : An Act relating to tourism and tourism marketing; eliminating the Alaska Tourism Marketing Council; and providing for an effective date.
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HB 269 : An Act related to the videotaping of interviews with children who are alleged to have been abused or neglected.
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HB 275 : Passed! Chapter 40, SLA 2000 An Act relating to the Uniform Probate Code, including trusts and governing instruments; relating to a trustee's duties to inform and account to beneficiaries; relating to the revocation, modification, termination, reformation, construction, and trustees of trusts; relating to transfer restrictions in trusts; relating to underproductive trust property; relating to conveyances of real property and interests in real property by or to trusts; and providing for an effective date.
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HB 347 : An Act relating to the disposition of surplus moose, caribou, deer, Dall sheep, elk, and musk oxen; and providing for an effective date.
HB 380 : Passed! Chapter 86, SLA 2000 An Act relating to contributions to the Alaska Fire Standards Council and to an insurer tax credit for those contributions; and providing for an effective date.
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HB 402 : An Act relating to runaway minors.
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HJR 13 : Passed! Legislative Resolve 14 Relating to using oil spill settlement funds to create a long-term research and monitoring endowment.
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Co-Sponsor of the Following Legislation

HB 9 : Passed! Chapter 14 SLA 99 An Act relating to collection of settlement information in civil litigation; amending Rule 41(a)(3), Alaska Rules of Civil Procedure, and Rule 511(e), Alaska Rules of Appellate Procedure; and providing for an effective date.
HB 12 : Passed! Chapter 12 SLA 99 An Act relating to a utility corridor and railroad right-of-way between the Alaska Railroad and the Alaska-Canada border.
HB 36 : An Act relating to the establishment of Operation About Face as an alternative type of juvenile detention and treatment.
HB 40 : Passed! Chapter 58 SLA 99 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 and the commissioner 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; creating the office of international trade and relating to its duties; and providing for an effective date.
HB 192 : Passed! Chapter 7 SLA 00 An Act relating to reciting the pledge of allegiance by public school students.
HB 253 : Passed! Chapter 114, SLA 2000 An Act relating to a school disciplinary and safety program; and providing for an effective date.
HB 259 : Passed! Chapter 123, SLA 2000 An Act relating to eligibility to be represented by the public defender before and during the probable cause and temporary placement hearing that is held after the state takes emergency custody of a child.
HB 268 : An Act relating to the Alaska Higher Education Savings Trust; and providing for an effective date.
HB 270 : Passed! Chapter 57, SLA 2000 An Act relating to payment for certain examinations in cases of sexual assault.
HB 311 : An Act eliminating a requirement that a social security number be provided by an applicant for a hunting or sport fishing license or tag.
HB 372 : Passed! Chapter 103, SLA 2000 An Act relating to criminal sentencing and restitution.
HJR 9 : Urging the President of the United States and the Congress to act to ensure that federal agencies do not retain records relating to lawful purchase or ownership of firearms gathered through the Brady Handgun Bill instant check system.
HJR 15 : Passed! Legislative Resolve 13 Relating to support for the "American Land Sovereignty Protection Act" in the United States Congress.
HJR 34 : Passed! Legislative Resolve 15 Relating to the federal estate and gift taxes.
HJR 51: Expressing support for a cooperative United States-Canada feasibility study on extending the North American rail system through British Columbia and the Yukon Territory to Alaska.
HJR 56 : Passed! Legislative Resolve 48 Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Alaska prohibiting certain initiatives relating to wildlife.
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 Gene Therriault

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