14th-23rd Legislature (1985 -2004)

SENATE
ROBIN TAYLOR





Senator Robin Taylor
District: A
Party: Republican

Legislative Service
1985-1990 Representative
1991-1992 Representative Appointed to fill vacancy in Senate left by Lloyd Jones's resignation.
1991-1992 Senator Appointed to fill vacancy left by Lloyd Jones's resignation.
1993-2002 Senator
2003-2004 Senator Resigned midnight 9/14/03

Date/Place of Birth:
2/5/43; Sedro Woolley, WA

Occupation:
Attorney

Spouse:
Kaye Marie

Children:
Robin, Tracy Lynn

Residency in Alaska:
Ketchikan, 1961-77; Wrangell, 1977-present

Education:
College/University - University of Washington, 1961-65, B.A. Post Graduate - Oregon College of Education, 1965-66, M.A.; Willamette University, 1966-69, J.D.

Political and Government Positions:
Assumed Senate seat vacated by Lloyd Jones on June 15, 1992; elected to State Senate, 1992. Elected to State House of Representatives in 1984, 1986, 1988, and 1990. District Court Judge, 1977-82; Vice-Mayor, City of Ketchikan, 1974-75; Member, Borough Assembly/City Council, Ketchikan, AK, 1973-76.

Business and Professional Positions:
Alaska Bar Association; American Judicature Society; President, Alaska Judges Conference, 1981-82; National Board of Directors, American Judicature Society, 1980-83

Service Organization(s) Membership:
Wrangell Elks Lodge, Petersburg Moose Lodge, National Rifle Association, Pioneers of Alaska

Special Interests:
Fishing, hunting, golf, gardening

Legislative Service:

Prime Sponsorship
BillShort TitlePrime Sponsor(s)Current StatusStatus Date
SB 36 QUALIFICATIONS FOR LONGEVITY BONUSES SENATOR TAYLOR
(S) STA 01/11/1993
SB 38 MANDATE SALE OF ALASKA RAILROAD SENATOR TAYLOR
(S) TRA 01/11/1993
SB 43 GRANTS TO TRANSPLANT ELK SENATOR TAYLOR
(H) RES 03/15/1993
SB 68 REGULATION OF NOTARIES PUBLIC SENATOR TAYLOR
(S) STA 01/27/1993
SB 69 RIGHT TO USE LAWFUL PRODUCTS SENATOR TAYLOR
RETURN TO (S) RLS 03/16/1993
SB 105 MOTOR VEHICLE DEALERS & BUYERS' AGENTS SENATOR TAYLOR
CHAPTER 10 SLA 93 05/04/1993
SB 153 EXCHANGE OF RAW FISH FOR SEAFOOD PRODUCT SENATOR TAYLOR
(H) FIN 02/14/1994
SB 160 MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP LOANS SENATOR TAYLOR BY REQUEST
(H) FIN 04/08/1994
SB 167 MARINE FUEL TAX REVENUE SHARING SENATOR TAYLOR
(S) TRA 03/18/1993
SB 185 LIMITATIONS PERIOD FOR TAX ASSESSMENTS SENATOR TAYLOR BY REQUEST
(S) L&C 02/28/1994
SB 188 MUNICIPAL PARTICIPATION ST. DEFERRED COMP SENATOR TAYLOR
(S) L&C 04/07/1993
SB 221 ARREST OF MINORS FOR CONSUMING ALCOHOL SENATOR TAYLOR
RETURN TO (H) RLS 05/09/1994
SB 223 TAX CREDIT: GIFTS TO PUBLIC BROADCASTING SENATOR TAYLOR
(S) RLS 05/08/1994
SB 226 REMOVE LIENS ON MENTAL HEALTH LAND SENATOR TAYLOR
(S) HES 01/10/1994
SB 242 HOURS FOR STATE OFFICES SENATOR TAYLOR
CHAPTER 20 SLA 94 05/05/1994
SB 260 NAMING PETERSBURG AIRPORT SENATOR TAYLOR
(S) TRA 01/28/1994
SB 285 CHILD CUSTODY AND VISITATION RIGHTS SENATOR TAYLOR
(S) STA 02/09/1994
SB 294 PETERSBURG CANNED SALMON CLASSIC SENATOR TAYLOR
CHAPTER 16 SLA 94 04/29/1994
SB 301 REVISE FOUNDATION FORMULA, SMALL SCHOOLS SENATOR TAYLOR
RETURN TO (S) RLS 05/06/1994
SCR 4 REQUEST CHANGE IN RULE 82 FEES SENATOR TAYLOR
LEGIS RESOLVE 25 02/28/1994
SJR 19 NAME SHEMYA AFB EARECKSON AIR FORCE BASE SENATOR TAYLOR
LEGIS RESOLVE 8 04/01/1993
SJR 29 FEDERAL MANDATE OF MOTORCYCLE HELMETS SENATOR TAYLOR
LEGIS RESOLVE 20 03/04/1994



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 69 SEX OFFENDER REGISTRATION REPRESENTATIVE BARNES
CHAPTER 41 SLA 94 05/12/1994
HB 78 TESTIMONY OF MINORS IN CRIMINAL TRIALS REPRESENTATIVE MACLEAN
CHAPTER 78 SLA 94 06/06/1994
HB 93 VILLAGE PUBLIC SAFETY OFFICERS PROGRAM REPRESENTATIVE FOSTER
CHAPTER 48 SLA 93 06/03/1993
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 117 NAME MANVIL H. OLSON BRIDGE (SCHROCK RD.) REPRESENTATIVE MENARD
CHAPTER 19 SLA 94 05/05/1994
HB 128 EARLY ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF PATERNITY REPRESENTATIVE B.DAVIS
CHAPTER 80 SLA 94 06/06/1994
HB 137 PAROLE OF TERMINALLY ILL PRISONERS REPRESENTATIVE MULDER
(S) FIN 03/16/1994
HB 167 AIR QUALITY CONTROL PROGRAM REPRESENTATIVE HANLEY
CHAPTER 74 SLA 93 06/25/1993
HB 191 CONTRACTOR OPERATED STATE HATCHERIES REPRESENTATIVE WILLIAMS
CHAPTER 84 SLA 94 06/06/1994
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 213 LIMIT ADMINISTRATIVE LAND CLOSURES REPRESENTATIVE KOTT
CHAPTER 52 SLA 93 06/03/1993
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 263 TAX EXEMPTION FOR CERTAIN PERSONAL PROP. REPRESENTATIVE HANLEY
CHAPTER 7 SLA 94 04/06/1994
HB 293 EXTEND COUNCIL ON DOMESTIC VIOLENCE REPRESENTATIVE PARNELL
CHAPTER 62 SLA 93 06/18/1993
HB 302 WORKERS COMP FOR RECREATIONAL ACTIVITIES REPRESENTATIVE NAVARRE
CHAPTER 72 SLA 94 06/04/1994
HB 342 TOURISM MARKET.COUNCIL/CRUISE SHIP PROMOS REPRESENTATIVE KOTT
CHAPTER 109 SLA 94 06/10/1994
HB 351 CONCEALED HANDGUN PERMITS;WEAPONS POSS. REPRESENTATIVE JAMES
CHAPTER 67 SLA 94 05/27/1994
HB 453 TAX ON RESIDUAL MARINE FUEL OIL REPRESENTATIVE G.DAVIS
CHAPTER 42 SLA 94 05/12/1994
HCR 5 TWENTY-FIFTH ANNUAL GIRLS STATE REPRESENTATIVE PHILLIPS
LEGIS RESOLVE 4 03/10/1993
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 25 STATE INDUSTRIAL MATERIALS EXCHANGE REPRESENTATIVE KOTT
LEGIS RESOLVE 38 04/25/1994
HCR 27 SUPPORT NRA GUN SAFETY PROGRAM REPRESENTATIVE BUNDE
LEGIS RESOLVE 40 04/25/1994
HCR 28 GET CLEARY ORDERS DISSOLVED OR CHANGED REPRESENTATIVE BARNES
LEGIS RESOLVE 36 04/22/1994
HCR 29 COMMEND AIR FORCE: ENVIR IMPACT STATEMENT REPRESENTATIVE JAMES
LEGIS RESOLVE 41 04/29/1994
HCR 30 TWENTY-SIXTH ANNUAL GIRLS STATE REPRESENTATIVE PHILLIPS
LEGIS RESOLVE 35 04/22/1994
HJR 21 IN MEMORIAM THURGOOD MARSHALL REPRESENTATIVE DAVIES
LEGIS RESOLVE 7 03/18/1993
HJR 28 SUPPORT KANTISHNA AREA TOURISM DEVELOP'T REPRESENTATIVE BRICE
LEGIS RESOLVE 19 02/08/1994
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
HJR 50 NPFMC COMPREHENSIVE RATIONALIZATION PLAN REPRESENTATIVE MOSES
LEGIS RESOLVE 44 05/07/1994
SB 7 DEBT REIMBURSEMENT/MAINTENANCE GRANTS SENATOR KERTTULA
CHAPTER 78 SLA 93 06/25/1993
SB 19 CRIME OF CONSPIRACY SENATOR HALFORD
CHAPTER 3 SLA 94 03/01/1994
SB 21 MISC. GRANDPARENT VISITATION RIGHTS SENATOR DONLEY
(H) JUD 05/03/1994
SB 29 APPROP: EARNINGS RESERVE TO PF PRINCIPAL SENATOR SHARP
(S) FIN 02/03/1993
SB 46 MOOSE FARMING & GAME FARMING SENATOR MILLER
FAILED (H) 05/09/1994
SB 47 REGISTRATION/EQUIPMENT OF CUSTOM CARS SENATOR KELLY
CHAPTER 8 SLA 93 04/30/1993
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 70 ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY LOAN GUARANTEES SENATOR DUNCAN
(H) RLS 05/10/1994
SB 71 EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES SYSTEM SENATOR LEMAN
CHAPTER 36 SLA 93 05/27/1993
SB 76 CHARITABLE GAMING RESTRICTIONS SENATOR PEARCE
(H) FIN 04/24/1993
SB 77 INTENSIVE MANAGEMENT OF GAME RESOURCES SENATOR SHARP
CHAPTER 13 SLA 94 04/12/1994
SB 82 OPENING THE DALTON HIGHWAY SENATOR FRANK
(H) FIN 03/16/1994
SB 96 LOANS FOR IFQ'S SENATOR ZHAROFF
(S) RES 02/05/1993
SB 106 END AEA & TRANSFER PROGRAMS/OK INTERTIES SENATOR SHARP
CHAPTER 18 SLA 93 05/13/1993
SB 122 EMPLOYER'S LIABILITY FOR REFERENCE INFO SENATOR SHARP
CHAPTER 12 SLA 93 05/07/1993
SB 126 APPROP: POWER PROGRAMS & INTERTIES SENATOR SHARP
CHAPTER 19 SLA 93 05/13/1993
SB 154 ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT GRANT FUND SENATOR JACKO
(H) FIN 04/14/1993
SB 159 LIMIT ADMINISTRATIVE LAND CLOSURES SENATOR FRANK
(S) RLS 04/05/1993
SB 174 EXEMPT CAB DRIVERS FROM EMPLOYMENT LAWS SENATOR KELLY
CHAPTER 13 SLA 93 05/07/1993
SB 195 PHYSICAL/OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY BOARDS EXT. SENATOR LEMAN
RETURN TO (S) RLS 04/28/1994
SB 217 INCREASE LAND GRANT TO UNIV. OF ALASKA SENATOR FRANK
RETURN TO (H) RLS 05/10/1994
SB 225 INSURANCE TAX CREDIT:GIFTS TO COLLEGES SENATOR KERTTULA
CHAPTER 21 SLA 94 05/05/1994
SB 240 MUNICIPAL TAX EXEMPT'N/STUDENT HOUSING SENATOR PEARCE
CHAPTER 65 SLA 94 05/25/1994
SB 252 POSSESSION OF CHILD PORNOGRAPHY SENATOR MILLER
CHAPTER 51 SLA 94 05/23/1994
SB 265 INCREASED PENALTIES FOR JOYRIDING SENATOR LEMAN
(S) JUD 01/26/1994
SB 306 ANTITRUST EXEMPTION FOR FISHERMEN SENATOR DUNCAN
(H) RLS 05/10/1994
SB 310 STATE/PRIVATE/MUNI TIMBER OPERATION/SALE SENATOR FRANK
RETURN TO (H) RLS 05/09/1994
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
SB 323 VIDEOTAPE ALL INTERVIEWS OF ABUSED MINORS SENATOR MILLER
(S) HES 02/14/1994
SCR 1 TWENTY-SEVENTH ANNUAL BOYS' STATE SENATOR LEMAN
LEGIS RESOLVE 2 03/10/1993
SCR 13 GOLD RUSH CENTENNIAL DECADE SENATOR SHARP
LEGIS RESOLVE 37 04/22/1994
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 9 DESECRATION OF U.S. FLAG SENATOR ZHAROFF
(S) FIN 03/11/1993
SJR 17 MAGNUSON FISHERY CONSRV & MGT ACT SENATOR LITTLE
LEGIS RESOLVE 28 04/05/1994
SJR 21 THANK MEXICO FOR GRAY WHALE PROTECTION SENATOR KERTTULA
(S) JUD 03/22/1994
SJR 27 FEDERAL FISHING VESSEL SAFETY RULES SENATOR JACKO
LEGIS RESOLVE 6 03/18/1993
SJR 34 RIGHT TO KEEP AND BEAR ARMS SENATOR LEMAN
(S) STA 04/27/1993
SJR 40 URGE CONGRESS TO AMEND OIL POLLUTION LAW SENATOR PEARCE
LEGIS RESOLVE 22 02/24/1994
SJR 46 WAIVE IRS DIESEL FUEL DYE RULE SENATOR HALFORD
LEGIS RESOLVE 31 04/08/1994
SJR 47 MEMBERSHIP OF THE JUDICIAL COUNCIL SENATOR HALFORD
(S) JUD 02/14/1994
SR 2 SUSPEND OXYGENATED FUELS PROGRAM SENATOR DONLEY
SENATE RESOLVE 3 05/23/1994