00 HOUSE CS FOR CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 2002(JUD)
01 "An Act conferring original jurisdiction on the Alaska Supreme Court for the purpose
02 of providing judicial review of a contract executed under the Alaska Stranded Gas
03 Development Act, and setting the time in which a final agency decision of the
04 commissioner of revenue made under that Act, the constitutionality of a law authorizing
05 a contract enacted under that Act, or the enforceability of a contract executed under a
06 law authorizing a contract enacted under that Act must be legally challenged and by
07 whom; and providing for an effective date."
08 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF ALASKA:
09 * Section 1. AS 43.82.440 is repealed and reenacted to read:
10 Sec. 43.82.440. Judicial review. (a) The Alaska Supreme Court has original
11 and exclusive jurisdiction of any judicial review of a contract developed under
12 AS 43.82.020. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, an action may not be
13 brought challenging a final agency decision of the commissioner of revenue made
01 under AS 43.82.430(c), the constitutionality of a law authorizing a contract enacted
02 under AS 43.82.435, or the enforceability of a contract executed under a law
03 authorizing a contract enacted under this chapter until that contract has been executed
04 and unless the action is commenced within 60 days after the date that the contract was
05 executed by all the parties to the contract.
06 (b) In this section, "contract" means a contract developed under AS 43.82.020.
07 * Sec. 2. This Act takes effect immediately under AS 01.10.070(c).