00 HOUSE BILL NO. 231
01 "An Act relating to the Alaska Commercial Fisheries Entry Commission; and providing
02 for an effective date."
03 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF ALASKA:
04 * Section 1. AS 16.43.060 is amended to read:
05 Sec. 16.43.060. Compensation. Members of the commission are in the exempt
06 service and are entitled to a monthly salary equal to a step in Range 24  of the
07 salary schedule in AS 39.27.011.
08 * Sec. 2. AS 16.43.080(a) is amended to read:
09 (a) The commission may employ those persons necessary to carry out the
10 purposes of this chapter. [EMPLOYEES OF THE COMMISSION ARE IN THE
11 EXEMPT SERVICE UNDER AS 39.25.110.]
12 * Sec. 3. AS 39.25.110(11)(D) is repealed.
13 * Sec. 4. The uncodified law of the State of Alaska is amended by adding a new section to
01 TRANSITION: ASSIGNMENT OF EXISTING STAFF MEMBERS OF THE
02 ALASKA COMMERCIAL FISHERIES ENTRY COMMISSION. Employees employed as
03 staff members of the Alaska Commercial Fisheries Entry Commission as of the effective date
04 of this Act are assigned to the classified service in accordance with AS 16.43.080, as amended
05 by sec. 2 of this Act. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, staff members of the Alaska
06 Commercial Fisheries Entry Commission employed as of the effective date of this Act
07 (1) shall immediately be appointed to the classified service;
08 (2) may not have a reduction in pay
09 (A) solely because of the assignment described in this section; or
10 (B) if the employee is assigned to a position in the classified service
11 that is classified at a lower rate of pay than that received when the position was
12 assigned to the exempt service.
13 * Sec. 5. This Act takes effect immediately under AS 01.10.070(c).