Legislature(2021 - 2022)BARNES 124

05/03/2021 03:15 PM LABOR & COMMERCE

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03:21:14 PM Start
03:22:29 PM HB44
03:50:15 PM HB176
04:40:50 PM SB40
04:43:15 PM HJR19
04:52:07 PM Workers' Compensation Board
04:53:32 PM Adjourn
* first hearing in first committee of referral
+ teleconferenced
= bill was previously heard/scheduled
+ HB 44 PRACTICE OF ACCOUNTING; LICENSURE TELECONFERENCED
Heard & Held
-- Testimony <Invitation Only> --
*+ HB 176 DIRECT HEALTH AGREEMENT: NOT INSURANCE TELECONFERENCED
Heard & Held
-- Testimony <Invitation Only> --
+ HB 58 CONTRACEPTIVES COVERAGE:INSURE;MED ASSIST TELECONFERENCED
<Bill Hearing Canceled>
-- Testimony <Invitation Only> --
+ SB 40 VETERANS' BENEFITS SERVICES; DISCLOSURE TELECONFERENCED
Heard & Held
-- Testimony <Invitation Only> --
+ Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled TELECONFERENCED
+= HJR 19 SUPPORTING INVESTMENT IN INFRASTRUCTURE TELECONFERENCED
Moved CSHJR 19(L&C) Out of Committee
-- Public Testimony --
+ Consideration of Governor's Appointees: TELECONFERENCED
- Alcoholic Beverage Control Board: David Koch
- Board of Social Work Examiners: Sharon Woodward
- Workers' Compensation Board
**Streamed live on AKL.tv**
         SB 40-VETERANS' BENEFITS SERVICES; DISCLOSURE                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
4:40:50 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
CO-CHAIR  SPOHNHOLZ announced  that  the next  order of  business                                                               
would  be SENATE  BILL  NO.  40, "An  Act  relating to  veterans'                                                               
benefits services and veterans' benefits appeal services."                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
4:41:16 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
DIRK CRAFT, Staff, Senator Josh  Revak, Alaska State Legislature,                                                               
on behalf of prime sponsor  Senator Josh Revak, introduced SB 40.                                                               
He  said that  SB  40  would require  those  who provide  veteran                                                               
benefit services  or benefit  appeal services,  for compensation,                                                               
to notify veterans  before taking them on as a  client that those                                                               
services  are  provided  for  free   through  a  veteran  service                                                               
organization.   He said  that the  veteran must  sign and  date a                                                               
disclosure  affirming   that  he/she  knows  free   services  are                                                               
available, with  a civil  penalty of  $1,000 per  instance levied                                                               
against  providers  who  don't   provide  the  information.    He                                                               
described  SB 40  as aiming  to increase  awareness of  available                                                               
services for veterans, dependents, and survivors.                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
4:42:31 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
REPRESENTATIVE  NELSON commented  that  the proposed  legislation                                                               
was  heard  in  the  House  Special  Committee  on  Military  and                                                               
Veterans' Affairs and that he supports it.                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
4:42:57 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
CO-CHAIR SPOHNHOLZ announced that SB 40 was held over.                                                                          
                                                                                                                                

Document Name Date/Time Subjects
HB 44 Bill version A.PDF HL&C 5/3/2021 3:15:00 PM
HSTA 3/11/2021 3:00:00 PM
HB 44
HB 44 Testimony - Received as of 2.23.21.pdf HL&C 5/3/2021 3:15:00 PM
HSTA 3/11/2021 3:00:00 PM
HB 44
HB 44 Legal Services Memo 3-17-2021.pdf HL&C 5/3/2021 3:15:00 PM
HL&C 5/12/2021 3:15:00 PM
HSTA 3/23/2021 3:00:00 PM
HB 44
HB 44 Legal Services Memo 3-15-2021.pdf HL&C 5/3/2021 3:15:00 PM
HL&C 5/12/2021 3:15:00 PM
HSTA 3/16/2021 3:00:00 PM
HB 44
HB44 Additional Information - AKCPA Amendment Memo 3.4.21 .pdf HL&C 5/3/2021 3:15:00 PM
HSTA 3/11/2021 3:00:00 PM
HB 44
CS HB 44 (STA) Fiscal Note, DCCED, 4.6.21.pdf HL&C 5/3/2021 3:15:00 PM
HL&C 5/12/2021 3:15:00 PM
HB 44
CS HB 44 (STA) v. I.PDF HL&C 5/3/2021 3:15:00 PM
HL&C 5/12/2021 3:15:00 PM
HB 44
HB 176 Sectional Analysis.pdf HL&C 5/3/2021 3:15:00 PM
HB 176
HB 176 v. A.PDF HL&C 5/3/2021 3:15:00 PM
HB 176
HB 176 Supporting Document - Direct Primary Care Laws and Providers.pdf HL&C 5/3/2021 3:15:00 PM
HB 176
HB 176 Sponsor Statement.pdf HL&C 5/3/2021 3:15:00 PM
HB 176
SB 40 VSO duties.pdf HL&C 5/3/2021 3:15:00 PM
SSTA 3/4/2021 3:30:00 PM
SB 40
SB 40 Letter of Support Ron Siebels.pdf HL&C 5/3/2021 3:15:00 PM
SL&C 3/29/2021 1:30:00 PM
SB 40
SB 40 Research VSO duties 4.13.2021.pdf HL&C 5/3/2021 3:15:00 PM
HMLV 4/22/2021 1:00:00 PM
SB 40
SB 40 Fiscal Note 3.4.21.pdf HL&C 5/3/2021 3:15:00 PM
HMLV 4/22/2021 1:00:00 PM
SB 40
SB 40 Sponsor Statement 2.23.21.pdf HL&C 5/3/2021 3:15:00 PM
HMLV 4/22/2021 1:00:00 PM
SB 40
SB 40 Testimony Challenge Alaska 3.8.21.pdf HL&C 5/3/2021 3:15:00 PM
HMLV 4/22/2021 1:00:00 PM
SB 40
SB 40 Testimony Received by 4.25.2021.pdf HL&C 5/3/2021 3:15:00 PM
SB 40
SB 40 ver A 3.12.21.pdf HL&C 5/3/2021 3:15:00 PM
HMLV 4/22/2021 1:00:00 PM
SB 40
HJR 19 v. A.PDF HL&C 5/3/2021 3:15:00 PM
HJR 19
HJR 19 Supporting Document - Associated General Contractors, 4.28.21.pdf HL&C 5/3/2021 3:15:00 PM
HJR 19
HJR 19 Supporting Document - Presentation, Alaska Telecom Association, 4.28.21.pdf HL&C 5/3/2021 3:15:00 PM
HJR 19
HJR 19 Supporting Document - Presentation, Port of Alaska, 4.28.21.pdf HL&C 5/3/2021 3:15:00 PM
HJR 19
CS HB 44 (STA) Explanation of changes version A to I.pdf HL&C 5/3/2021 3:15:00 PM
HL&C 5/12/2021 3:15:00 PM
HB 44
CS HB 44 (STA) Sponsor Statement, v. I.pdf HL&C 5/3/2021 3:15:00 PM
HL&C 5/12/2021 3:15:00 PM
HB 44
CS HB 44 (STA) Sectional Analysis, v. I.pdf HL&C 5/3/2021 3:15:00 PM
HL&C 5/12/2021 3:15:00 PM
HB 44
HB 176 Letters of Support Received as of 5.3.21.pdf HL&C 5/3/2021 3:15:00 PM
HB 176
CS HB 44 (STA) Sectional Analysis v. I.pdf HL&C 5/3/2021 3:15:00 PM
HL&C 5/12/2021 3:15:00 PM
HB 44