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SCR 16: Urging the Governor to designate a location for a special session of the Twenty-Ninth Alaska State Legislature, if called after adjournment of the First Regular Session of the Twenty-Ninth Alaska State Legislature, that is in a community on the state's road system.

00                   SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 16                                                                   
01 Urging the Governor to designate a location for a special session of the Twenty-Ninth                                   
02 Alaska State Legislature, if called after adjournment of the First Regular Session of the                               
03 Twenty-Ninth Alaska State Legislature, that is in a community on the state's road                                       
04 system.                                                                                                                 
05 BE IT RESOLVED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF ALASKA:                                                               
06       WHEREAS there is a strong possibility of a special session following adjournment of                             
07 the First Regular Session of the Twenty-Ninth Alaska State Legislature; and                                             
08       WHEREAS structural and seismic retrofitting and other life and safety repairs are                               
09 ongoing at the capitol in Juneau; and                                                                                   
10       WHEREAS the majority of the state's population, along with the majority of                                      
11 legislators and staff, resides along the road system;                                                                   
12       BE IT RESOLVED that the Alaska State Legislature supports a location for a special                              
13 session of the Twenty-Ninth Alaska State Legislature, if called after adjournment of the First                          
14 Regular Session of the Twenty-Ninth Alaska State Legislature, that is the least costly and                              
15 most accessible location; and be it                                                                                     
01       FURTHER RESOLVED that the Alaska State Legislature urges the Governor to                                        
02 designate a location for a special session of the Twenty-Ninth Alaska State Legislature, if                             
03 called after the adjournment of the First Regular Session of the Twenty-Ninth Alaska State                              
04 Legislature, that is in a community on the state's road system with safe and adequate facilities                        
05 to accommodate a special legislative session of up to 30 days.