00 SENATE BILL NO. 108
01 "An Act relating to the confidentiality of certain records of criminal cases; and
02 providing for an effective date."
03 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF ALASKA:
04 * Section 1. AS 22.35 is amended by adding a new section to read:
05 Sec. 22.35.030. Records concerning criminal cases resulting in acquittal or
06 dismissal confidential. A court record of a criminal case is confidential if 90 days
07 have elapsed from the date of acquittal or dismissal and
08 (1) the defendant was acquitted of all charges filed in the case;
09 (2) all criminal charges against the defendant in the case have been
10 dismissed; or
11 (3) the defendant was acquitted of some of the criminal charges in the
12 case and the remaining charges were dismissed.
13 * Sec. 2. The uncodified law of the State of Alaska is amended by adding a new section to
01 APPLICABILITY. AS 22.35.030, enacted by sec. 1 of this Act, applies to criminal
02 charges concluded on or after the effective date of this Act by dismissal or by acquittal of the
04 * Sec. 3. This Act takes effect July 1, 2014.