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Representative Andrew Halcro
District 12 - Republican


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State Capitol, Room 418
Juneau, AK 99801-1182
Phone: (907) 465-4939
Fax: (907) 465-2418
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716 W 4th Avenue
Anchorage, AK 99501
Phone: (907) 269-0244
Fax: (907) 269-0248

Elected to the House: 1998

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   Kevin Hand 465-4939 (Jan-May)
269-0244 (June-Dec)
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Biography

Date/Place of Birth: September 20, 1964; San Francisco, California
Occupation: Sales, Marketing
Spouse: Victoria (as of March 11, 2000)
Children: Lauren, Alyssa Robinson
Length of Residency in Alaska: Anchorage; 1965-present

9 years in Sand Lake
Education:
East Anchorage High School, 1982.
Willamette University; University of Alaska Anchorage.
Political and Government Positions:
Chair, Sand Lake Community Council, 1996-1998.
Member, Anchorage School District Citizens Budget Advisory Commission, 1995.
Member, Municipal Budget Advisory Commission.
Business and Professional Positions:
Director of Sales and Marketing, Avis Rent A Car of Alaska.
Board Member, Avis Licensee Association, 1990-present.
Service Organizations and Community Involvement:
Boys & Girls Clubs of Anchorage; Board Member, 1990-96.
Gladys Wood Elementary PTA; President, 1991-92.
Anchorage Chamber of Commerce.
Alaska State Chamber of Commerce.
Common Sense for Alaska.
Special Interests:
Community involvement, reading, water-skiing, golf, hockey, cooking, getting beaten at whiffle ball by my daughter
biography last updated 2/15/00

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Press Releases

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Personal Legislation

Prime Sponsor of the Following Legislation

HB 61 : Passed! Chapter 39, SLA 1999 An Act relating to an exemption from the requirement for payment for overtime under a voluntary written agreement for certain employees in the airline industry; and providing for an effective date.
HB 63 : An Act relating to land use regulation in residential zones by home rule municipalities.
HB 76 : Passed! Chapter 8, SLA 1999 An Act relating to an exemption from and deferral of payment on municipal taxes on deteriorated property; and providing for an effective date.
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HB 202 : Passenger Vehicle Rental Tax
HB 218 : Passed! Chapter 122, SLA 2000 An Act relating to property loaned to or held by museums.
| Sponsor Statement |
HB 223 : An Act repealing a prohibition on the issuance of a restaurant or eating place license when the license applicant is a representative or owner of a certain type of business holding an alcoholic beverage license.
HB 267 : An Act permitting a physical fitness facility or gymnasium to limit public accommodation to only males or only females.
HB 271 : An Act relating to temporary certification of teachers.
| Sponsor Statement |
HB 272 : Passed! Chapter 79, SLA 2000 An Act relating to the tax assessment by a home rule or general law municipality of housing that qualifies for the low-income housing credit under the Internal Revenue Code; and providing for an effective date.
| Sponsor Statement |
HB 276 : An Act relating to the payment of wages and claims for the payment of wages.
HB 277 : An Act relating to payment of retirement benefits for subsequently reemployed retired members of the teachers' retirement system.
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HB 279 : An Act relating to the use of frequent flyer miles or another bonus earned on travel paid for by the state.
| Sponsor Statement |
HB 358 : An Act relating to youth courts; and relating to adjudication of certain minors by youth courts and deferral of court proceedings related to those minors.
| Sponsor Statement |
HB 385 : An Act relating to search warrants.
HB 386 : An Act relating to brewpub licenses.
HCR 16 : Proposing an amendment to the Uniform Rules of the Alaska State Legislature relating to standing committees; and providing for an effective date. | Sponsor Statement |
HJR 40 : Proposing amendments to the Constitution of the State of Alaska relating to terms of legislators, to meetings of legislative committees, and to the length of regular sessions of the legislature.
| Sponsor Statement |

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Co-Sponsor of the Following Legislation

HB 28 : An Act imposing a surcharge on fines imposed for misdemeanors, infractions, and violations and authorizing disposition of estimated receipts from that surcharge; and creating the juvenile justice grant fund in order to provide financial assistance for the operation of youth courts.
HB 67 : Passed! Chapter 95, SLA 2000 An Act relating to release of certain persons alleged to have committed certain sexual offenses.
HB 80 : Passed! Chapter 7, SLA 1999 An Act relating to a state employment preference for certain members of the Alaska National Guard.
HB 82 : Passed! Chapter 79, SLA 1999 An Act relating to immunity for certain claims arising out of or in connection with the year 2000 date change; and providing for an effective date.
HB 93 : An Act relating to the Alaska Housing Finance Corporation's rural assistance loan program and to the definition of 'housing' for purposes of the corporation's housing assistance loan program; and providing for an effective date.
HB 103 : An Act relating to civil actions by municipalities and certain public corporations and prohibiting certain civil actions by them against firearms or ammunition manufacturers and dealers.
HB 108 : Passed! Chapter 28, SLA 2000 An Act relating to the use, operation, and regulation of boats; establishing a uniform state waterway marking system; and providing for an effective date.
HB 120 : An Act providing education funding for the Alaska National Guard Challenge Youth Corps program and relating to limited teacher certificates to allow persons to teach in the program; and providing for an effective date.
HB 133 : Vetoed by Governor An Act relating to municipal service areas and providing for voter approval of the formation, alteration, or abolishment of certain service areas; and providing for an effective date.
HB 136 : An Act relating to tourism and tourism marketing; eliminating the Alaska Tourism Marketing Council; and providing for an effective date.
HB 175 : An Act requiring the Department of Health and Social Services to provide notice to a community council on receipt of an application for a license to operate a certain kind of foster group home.
HB 255 : An Act relating to villages; and providing for an effective date.
HB 263 : An Act reducing the salary of legislators; and providing for an effective date.
HB 270 : Passed! Chapter 57, SLA 2000 An Act relating to sexual assault and sexual abuse and to payment for certain medical costs and examinations in cases of alleged sexual assault or sexual abuse.
HB 298 : Passed! Chapter 23, SLA 2000 An Act requiring that certain health care insurers provide coverage for treatment of diabetes.
HB 387 : An Act prohibiting governmental entities, including municipalities and school districts, from restricting a person's free exercise of religion.
HB 397 : An Act relating to marijuana.
HCR 6 : Establishing the Task Force on the Impacts of Transfers of Governmental Functions to Local Governments.
HCR 8 : Urging the Alaska Railroad Corporation to select an Alaska company for the design and construction of three rail barges and the charter and operation of tugboats for service between Seattle and Alaska as indicated in the Request for Proposal 99-13-18685.
HCR 19 : Designating the month of March as Women's History Month and urging all Alaskans to join in the celebration of International Women's Day on March 8, 2000.
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 11 : Passed! Legislative Resolve 8 Urging the United States Congress to pass legislation to open the coastal plain of the Arcticm 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.
SB 7 : Awaiting Chapter An Act relating to the University of Alaska and university land, and authorizing the University of Alaska to select additional state land.
SB 102 : Passed! Chapter 24, SLA 1999 An Act designating the State Trooper Bruce A. Heck Memorial Corridor.
SB 176 : Passed! Chapter 9, SLA 2000 An Act permitting a physical fitness facility to limit public accommodation to only males or only females.
SB 193 : Passed! Chapter 48, SLA 2000 An Act relating to the payment of wages and claims for the payment of wages.

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House Transportation Committee

Chair:
Andrew Halcro, Chair

Members:
Beverly Masek, Vice-Chair Bill Hudson
John Cowdery Jerry Sanders
Allen Kemplen Albert Kookesh

Kevin Hand, Committee Aide
State Capitol, Room 418
Juneau, AK 99801     phone: (907) 465-4939
Committee Meets at 1:00pm T/TH in Capitol Room 17

Committee Legislation

HB 73 : Passed! Chapter 5, SLA 1999 An Act relating to commercial vehicle registration fees and taxes; relating to determining the taxable location of a vehicle for purposes of municipal registration taxes; and providing for an effective date.
HB 243 : An Act relating to taxes on motor fuel used in or on boats and watercraft; and providing for an effective date.
HCR 3 : Relating to use of passenger facility charges at the Anchorage International Airport.

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District Information

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