15th-22nd Legislature (1987 -2002)

SENATE
DAVE DONLEY





Senator Dave Donley
District: J
Party: Democrat

Legislative Service
1987-1992 Representative
1993-2002 Senator

Date/Place of Birth:
8/29/54; Anchorage, Alaska

Occupation:
Construction Worker; Attorney; Labor Relations

Residency in Alaska:
Born in Anchorage, 1954-present

Education:
High School - Dimond High School, 1969-72 University - University of Oregon, 1972-76, B.S. Political Science, Phi Beta Kappa, Debate Team Post Graduate - University of Washington Law School, 1976-79, Law Degree Admitted to MENSA in 1986

Business and Professional Positions:
Alaska Bar Association, 1979-present; Construction Laborers 341, 1974-present (member) and former Financial Auditor

Service Organization(s) Membership:
Past Community Service: Volunteer Fireman; Anchorage Waterways Council Issue Committee, Anchorage School District Curriculum Committee, Alaska Juvenile Justice Committee, Board of Directors Forum 49, Alaska Bar Association Law Related Education Committee, Spenard Community Council Road Committee Current Membership: Life Member NRA, Anchorage Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors

Special Interests:
Hunting, fishing, softball and bicycling

Other: Awards:
NRA Defender of Freedom Award, 1994 Alaska Outdoors Council Sportsman Legislator of the Year, 1989 Victims for Justice Service Award Mothers Against Drunk Driving Legislative Award, 1992, 1993 Alaska Public Radio Service Award, 1990 Anchorage Neighborhood Housing Neighborhood Support Award, 1987 NRA Honor Roll, 1995 American Legion School Award Victims for Justice Outstanding Service Award, 1997 Outstanding Victim Advocate of the Year, 1998 Mayor's Award for Public Service/Midtown Park & Trail Project, 1995 National Federation of Independent Businesses Guardian of Small Business Award, 1998 Alaska Homebuilders Association "Big Hammer" Award, 1998.

Legislative Service:

Legislative Service:

Prime Sponsorship
BillShort TitlePrime Sponsor(s)Current StatusStatus Date
SB 2 PAY EQUITY BASED ON VALUE OF WORK SENATOR DONLEY
(S) L&C 02/11/1994
SB 3 APPEALS IN CRIMINAL CASES SENATOR DONLEY
(S) JUD 01/11/1993
SB 21 MISC. GRANDPARENT VISITATION RIGHTS SENATOR DONLEY
(H) JUD 05/03/1994
SB 24 EXTEND MAXIMUM PERIOD OF PROBATION SENATOR DONLEY
CHAPTER 57 SLA 94 05/24/1994
SB 31 APPROP: EDUCATION & LOBBYING TO OPEN ANWR SENATOR DONLEY
(S) RES 01/11/1993
SB 55 PAYMENT FOR ABORTION SERVICES SENATOR DONLEY
(S) HES 01/22/1993
SB 169 TAX EXEMPTION: CERTAIN PIPELINE PROPERTY SENATOR DONLEY
(S) O&G 03/18/1993
SB 182 ECONOMIC STUDY OF SOUTHCENTRAL FISHERIES SENATOR DONLEY
(S) RES 04/01/1993
SB 208 CANDIDATES MUST RESIGN STATE EMPLOYMENT SENATOR DONLEY
(S) JUD 02/09/1994
SB 209 OFFENSES BY JUVENILE USING FIREARMS SENATOR DONLEY
(S) JUD 05/05/1993
SB 222 NO FEE FOR CAR REGISTRATION IN PERSON SENATOR DONLEY
(S) STA 01/10/1994
SB 257 LEGISLATIVE PER DIEM SENATOR DONLEY
(S) JUD 01/19/1994
SB 291 BOROUGH INCORPORATION & ANNEXATION SENATOR DONLEY
(S) JUD 03/16/1994
SB 297 OBSTRUCTING HEALTH CARE FACILITIES SENATOR DONLEY
(S) HES 02/11/1994
SJR 1 RIGHT TO KEEP AND BEAR ARMS SENATOR DONLEY
(S) STA 02/11/1994
SJR 2 CRIME VICTIM RIGHTS;CRIM JUSTICE ADMIN SENATOR DONLEY
(S) JUD 01/28/1994
SJR 10 REAPPORTIONMENT BOARD & REAPPORTIONMENT SENATOR DONLEY
(S) STA 01/11/1993
SJR 35 FED CONST AM RE: CAMPAIGN EXPENDITURES SENATOR DONLEY
(S) STA 05/03/1993
SR 2 SUSPEND OXYGENATED FUELS PROGRAM SENATOR DONLEY
SENATE RESOLVE 3 05/23/1994
SR 4 MOTOR VEHICLE EMISSION INSPECTION SENATOR DONLEY
(S) JUD 04/05/1994



Cosponsored Bills
BillShort TitlePrime Sponsor(s)Current StatusStatus Date
HB 3 REGULATION OF HOME CARE PROVIDERS REPRESENTATIVE MACKIE
CHAPTER 45 SLA 94 05/23/1994
HB 4 PROTECT ELDERLY AND DISABLED ADULTS REPRESENTATIVE MACKIE
CHAPTER 103 SLA 94 06/09/1994
HB 28 PENALTY FOR PROVIDING ALCOHOL TO A MINOR REPRESENTATIVE WILLIAMS
CHAPTER 46 SLA 94 05/23/1994
HB 64 ANTI-STALKING LAW REPRESENTATIVE TOOHEY
CHAPTER 40 SLA 93 05/27/1993
HB 109 BLOOD TESTS ON SEX CRIME PERPETRATORS REPRESENTATIVE KOTT
CHAPTER 1 SLA 94 02/17/1994
HB 114 DRUG DISPENSING:ADV. NURSE PRACTITIONERS REPRESENTATIVE TOOHEY
CHAPTER 3 SLA 93 03/24/1993
HB 116 STATE SHARE OF FEDERAL GAS ROYALTIES REPRESENTATIVE HANLEY
CHAPTER 53 SLA 93 06/03/1993
HB 196 STATE EMPLOYMENT VETERANS PREFERENCE REPRESENTATIVE KOTT
CHAPTER 56 SLA 93 06/07/1993
HB 211 MUNICIPAL INVENTORY TAX EXEMPTION:EXPORTS REPRESENTATIVE TOOHEY
CHAPTER 66 SLA 93 06/24/1993
HB 221 WORKERS COMP:VOLUNTEER FIRE FIGHTERS, ETC REPRESENTATIVE HUDSON
CHAPTER 94 SLA 94 06/06/1994
HB 252 REFINANCING COMMERCIAL FISHING LOANS REPRESENTATIVE MOSES
CHAPTER 54 SLA 93 06/03/1993
HB 293 EXTEND COUNCIL ON DOMESTIC VIOLENCE REPRESENTATIVE PARNELL
CHAPTER 62 SLA 93 06/18/1993
HB 347 STATE LONG-TERM PLANNING REPRESENTATIVE PARNELL
VETOED BY GOVERNOR 06/29/1994
HCR 6 ARMED FORCES HISTORY MONTH REPRESENTATIVE KOTT
LEGIS RESOLVE 3 03/10/1993
HCR 7 ALCOHOL-RELATED BIRTH DEFECTS AWARENESS REPRESENTATIVE NICHOLIA
LEGIS RESOLVE 16 05/26/1993
HCR 28 GET CLEARY ORDERS DISSOLVED OR CHANGED REPRESENTATIVE BARNES
LEGIS RESOLVE 36 04/22/1994
HCR 30 TWENTY-SIXTH ANNUAL GIRLS STATE REPRESENTATIVE PHILLIPS
LEGIS RESOLVE 35 04/22/1994
HCR 31 ALCOHOL-RELATED BIRTH DEFECTS AWARENESS REPRESENTATIVE NICHOLIA
LEGIS RESOLVE 48 05/23/1994
HJR 21 IN MEMORIAM THURGOOD MARSHALL REPRESENTATIVE DAVIES
LEGIS RESOLVE 7 03/18/1993
HJR 36 REPEAL 100 HOUR RULE FOR AFDC PROGRAM REPRESENTATIVE BRICE
LEGIS RESOLVE 27 04/05/1994
HJR 43 RIGHTS OF CRIME VICTIMS; CRIMINAL ADMIN REPRESENTATIVE PORTER
LEGIS RESOLVE 58 06/10/1994
SB 7 DEBT REIMBURSEMENT/MAINTENANCE GRANTS SENATOR KERTTULA
CHAPTER 78 SLA 93 06/25/1993
SB 8 STATE AID FOR EDUCATION SENATOR KERTTULA
(S) HES 01/11/1993
SB 16 AIDEA BONDS: ANCHORAGE SEAFOOD FACILITY SENATOR ELLIS
(S) FIN 03/19/1993
SB 17 APPR: MARICULTURE TECHNICAL CENTER SENATOR ELLIS
(S) RES 01/11/1993
SB 18 APPR: WEST ANCHORAGE HIGH SCHOOL SENATOR ELLIS
(S) HES 02/25/1993
SB 19 CRIME OF CONSPIRACY SENATOR HALFORD
CHAPTER 3 SLA 94 03/01/1994
SB 25 INCARCERATION OF MINORS IN ADULT INST. SENATOR DUNCAN
(S) HES 01/11/1993
SB 49 YEAR-END CAMPAIGN FINANCE REPORTS SENATOR KELLY
CHAPTER 49 SLA 93 06/03/1993
SB 54 OFFENSES BY JUVENILE OFFENDERS SENATOR HALFORD
CHAPTER 113 SLA 94 06/17/1994
SB 63 APPROP: KACHEMAK BAY ST. PK.TIMBER RIGHTS SENATOR LITTLE
(S) RES 01/22/1993
SB 71 EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES SYSTEM SENATOR LEMAN
CHAPTER 36 SLA 93 05/27/1993
SB 78 DEADLINES FOR FUNDING EDUCATION SENATOR LITTLE
(S) HES 04/24/1993
SB 91 MEDICAID COVERAGE OF MIDWIFE SERVICES SENATOR LEMAN
CHAPTER 51 SLA 93 06/03/1993
SB 114 STATE HEALTH RESOURCES AUTHORITY SENATOR DUNCAN
(S) HES 03/02/1993
SB 122 EMPLOYER'S LIABILITY FOR REFERENCE INFO SENATOR SHARP
CHAPTER 12 SLA 93 05/07/1993
SB 171 AIDEA BONDS; BUSINESS ASSISTANCE PROG. SENATOR PEARCE
CHAPTER 27 SLA 93 05/26/1993
SB 221 ARREST OF MINORS FOR CONSUMING ALCOHOL SENATOR TAYLOR
RETURN TO (H) RLS 05/09/1994
SB 240 MUNICIPAL TAX EXEMPT'N/STUDENT HOUSING SENATOR PEARCE
CHAPTER 65 SLA 94 05/25/1994
SB 241 MANAGEMENT COOK INLET/KENAI RIVER SALMON SENATOR HALFORD
(S) RES 01/12/1994
SB 306 ANTITRUST EXEMPTION FOR FISHERMEN SENATOR DUNCAN
(H) RLS 05/10/1994
SB 319 DRUG FREE RECREATION AND YOUTH CENTERS SENATOR PEARCE
CHAPTER 70 SLA 94 06/03/1994
SB 321 FINGERPRINTING AND CRIME RECORDS SENATOR HALFORD
CHAPTER 54 SLA 94 05/24/1994
SCR 1 TWENTY-SEVENTH ANNUAL BOYS' STATE SENATOR LEMAN
LEGIS RESOLVE 2 03/10/1993
SCR 3 HEALTH CARE REFORM SENATOR DUNCAN
(S) STA 03/17/1994
SCR 13 GOLD RUSH CENTENNIAL DECADE SENATOR SHARP
LEGIS RESOLVE 37 04/22/1994
SCR 14 NAME HATCHERY AT MAIN BAY: H.Z. HANSEN SENATOR KERTTULA
LEGIS RESOLVE 14 05/09/1994
SCR 15 TWENTY-EIGHTH ANNUAL BOYS' STATE SENATOR PHILLIPS
LEGIS RESOLVE 29 04/08/1994
SCR 17 HONORING TOMMY MOE SENATOR KERTTULA
LEGIS RESOLVE 30 04/19/1994
SJR 3 LIMITING TERMS OF LEGISLATORS SENATOR LEMAN
(S) JUD 01/22/1993
SJR 13 EXPORT OF ALASKA OIL SENATOR ELLIS
LEGIS RESOLVE 24 02/28/1994
SJR 17 MAGNUSON FISHERY CONSRV & MGT ACT SENATOR LITTLE
LEGIS RESOLVE 28 04/05/1994
SJR 29 FEDERAL MANDATE OF MOTORCYCLE HELMETS SENATOR TAYLOR
LEGIS RESOLVE 20 03/04/1994
SJR 46 WAIVE IRS DIESEL FUEL DYE RULE SENATOR HALFORD
LEGIS RESOLVE 31 04/08/1994
SSCR 2 DISAPPROVING EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 84 SENATOR DUNCAN
(S) HES 02/24/1993