16th-22nd Legislature (1989 -2002)

SENATE
LOREN LEMAN





Senator Loren Leman
District: G
Party: Republican

Legislative Service
1989-1992 Representative
1993-2002 Senator

Date/Place of Birth:
12/2/50; Pomona, CA

Occupation:
Consulting Engineer; Fisherman

Spouse:
Carolyn

Children:
Joseph, Rachel, Nicole

Residency in Alaska:
Ninilchik, 1950-74; Ketchikan, 1974-75; Anchorage, 1975-present

Education:
High School - Ninilchik, 1964-68, diploma College/University - Oregon State University, B.S. Civil Engineering, 1970-72 Graduate - Stanford University, M.S. Civil/Environmental Engineering, 1972-73 Post Graduate - University of Alaska Anchorage, Arctic Engineering, 1976

Political and Government Positions:
State Senator, 1993-present; State Representative, 1989-93; Anchorage Hazardous Materials Commission; Alaska Regional Marine Research Board; Military Schools Task Force; Pacific States Marine Fisheries Commission; House Liability Insurance Task Force; Chairman, Pacific Fisheries Legislative Task Force; Joint Armed Services Committee; Executive Committee, Energy Council

Business and Professional Positions:
Consulting Civil Engineer; Fisherman

Service Organization(s) Membership:
Armed Services YMCA, Alaskans for Drug-Free Youth, Anchorage Chamber of Commerce, Alaska Water & Wastewater Management Association, American Society of Civil Engineers, National Federation of Independent Business, Anchorage Grace Brethren Church, National Rifle Association

Special Interests:
My family, reading, basketball, playing the accordion, teaching youth, fishing, biking

Legislative Service:

Prime Sponsorship
BillShort TitlePrime Sponsor(s)Current StatusStatus Date
SB 10 CRIMINAL DISCOVERY RULES SENATOR LEMAN
(S) JUD 01/16/1995
SB 11 DEPOSITIONS IN CRIMINAL CASES SENATOR LEMAN
(S) JUD 01/16/1995
SB 12 DNA TESTING OF CONVICTED SEX OFFENDERS SENATOR LEMAN
(S) JUD 01/16/1995
SB 13 DNA EVIDENCE IN CIVIL AND CRIMINAL TRIALS SENATOR LEMAN
CHAPTER 7 SLA 95 04/12/1995
SB 14 INCREASED PENALTIES FOR JOYRIDING SENATOR LEMAN
VETOED BY GOVERNOR 05/19/1995
SB 43 ARCHITECTS, ENGINEERS, LAND SURVEYORS SENATOR LEMAN
CHAPTER 69 SLA 96 06/18/1996
SB 56 RIGHTS IN TIDE/SUBMERGED LAND SENATOR LEMAN
(S) FIN 03/09/1995
SB 58 USE OF TITLE "INDUSTRIAL HYGIENIST" SENATOR LEMAN
CHAPTER 69 SLA 95 06/05/1995
SB 61 LIFE SENTENCE:SOME 3RD FELONY OFFENDERS SENATOR LEMAN
(S) JUD 02/03/1995
SB 68 DONATIONS TO FOOD BANKS:MEAT & FISH SENATOR LEMAN
CHAPTER 16 SLA 95 05/05/1995
SB 69 HAZARDOUS CHEMICALS,MATERIALS, & WASTE SENATOR LEMAN
(S)AWAIT CONC/RECED 05/07/1996
SB 105 PARENTAL CONSENT BEFORE MINOR'S ABORTION SENATOR LEMAN
FAILED (S) ON RECON 03/25/1996
SB 119 MANDATORY MEDIATION/DESIGN PROF LAWSUITS SENATOR LEMAN
(S) JUD 02/23/1996
SB 199 ENVIRONMENTAL & HEALTH/SAFETY AUDITS SENATOR LEMAN
(H) FIN 05/02/1996
SB 202 ARCHITECTS/ENGINEERS/LAND SURVEYORS SENATOR LEMAN
(S) L&C 02/02/1996
SB 220 PENALTIES FOR JOYRIDING SENATOR LEMAN
(S) JUD 01/12/1996
SB 268 PRETRIAL RELEASE FOR CERTAIN OFFENSES SENATOR LEMAN
CHAPTER 37 SLA 96 05/23/1996
SB 271 ENFORCEMENT OF TRAFFIC CITATION SENATOR LEMAN
(S) JUD 02/07/1996
SCR 4 POET LAUREATE OF ALASKA SENATOR LEMAN
LEGIS RESOLVE 9 04/07/1995



Cosponsored Bills
BillShort TitlePrime Sponsor(s)Current StatusStatus Date
HB 2 BOOT CAMP FOR NONVIOLENT OFFENDERS REPRESENTATIVE WILLIS
CHAPTER 110 SLA 96 06/27/1996
HB 4 PERMANENT FUND DIVIDEND ELIGIBILITY REPRESENTATIVE KOTT
(H) FLD CONCUR(S)AM 05/07/1996
HB 20 CONVEY TIDE/SUBMERGED LAND TO MUNICIPALIT REPRESENTATIVE MOSES
CHAPTER 95 SLA 95 06/29/1995
HB 21 DRIVER'S LIC REVOCATION;ALCOHOL/DRUGS REPRESENTATIVES PORTER, TOOHEY
CHAPTER 9 SLA 95 04/26/1995
HB 25 CRIMINAL DISCOVERY RULES REPRESENTATIVE PARNELL
CHAPTER 95 SLA 96 06/25/1996
HB 26 DEPOSITIONS IN CRIMINAL CASES REPRESENTATIVE PARNELL
CHAPTER 12 SLA 95 04/26/1995
HB 27 DNA TESTING OF VIOLENT OFFENDERS REPRESENTATIVE PARNELL
CHAPTER 10 SLA 95 04/26/1995
HB 28 POSSESSION OF GUNS ON SCHOOL PROPERTY REPRESENTATIVE BUNDE
CHAPTER 33 SLA 95 05/19/1995
HB 38 SENTENCING;3RD SERIOUS FELONY OFFENDER REPRESENTATIVE BUNDE
CHAPTER 7 SLA 96 03/29/1996
HB 65 ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY LOAN GUARANTEES REPRESENTATIVE PORTER
CHAPTER 65 SLA 95 06/05/1995
HB 75 VEHICLE THEFT AND JOYRIDING REPRESENTATIVE SANDERS
CHAPTER 71 SLA 96 06/19/1996
HB 104 DISCLOSURE OF JUVENILE RECORDS REPRESENTATIVE KOTT
VETOED BY GOVERNOR 06/29/1996
HB 125 JUVENILE RECORD INFORMATION TO SCHOOLS REPRESENTATIVE GREEN
CHAPTER 32 SLA 95 05/19/1995
HB 140 SMALL FISH PROCESSOR SURETY BONDS REPRESENTATIVE AUSTERMAN
CHAPTER 46 SLA 95 05/26/1995
HB 141 TERM OF FISH BOARD MEMBERS REPRESENTATIVE AUSTERMAN
CHAPTER 8 SLA 96 03/29/1996
HB 159 DWI LAWS/ MINOR IN POSSESSION LAWS REPRESENTATIVE PORTER
CHAPTER 80 SLA 95 06/15/1995
HB 169 DEPT. NAT RES. IS LEAD AGENCY FOR MINING REPRESENTATIVE KOTT
CHAPTER 60 SLA 95 05/31/1995
HB 197 MINERAL EXPLORATION INCENTIVE CREDITS REPRESENTATIVE FOSTER
CHAPTER 86 SLA 95 06/20/1995
HB 208 SEAFOOD PROCESSING STANDARDS REPRESENTATIVE MOSES
CHAPTER 48 SLA 95 05/26/1995
HB 341 TAX APPEALS/ASSESSMENT/LEVY/COLLECTION REPRESENTATIVE GREEN
CHAPTER 108 SLA 96 06/26/1996
HB 394 SHALLOW NATURAL GAS LEASING REPRESENTATIVES OGAN, ROKEBERG
CHAPTER 140 SLA 96 07/11/1996
HB 419 AGENCY DISPOSAL OF PROP., INCL. FIREARMS REPRESENTATIVE KOTT
CHAPTER 13 SLA 96 04/12/1996
HB 446 NUISANCE INJUNCTION BY HOME RULE MUNI REPRESENTATIVE ROKEBERG
CHAPTER 99 SLA 96 06/25/1996
HCR 11 SOBRIETY AWARENESS MONTH: MARCH 1995 REPRESENTATIVE NICHOLIA
LEGIS RESOLVE 8 03/06/1995
HJR 5 LIMITING TERMS OF STATE LEGISLATORS REPRESENTATIVE THERRIAULT
(S) FIN 04/25/1995
HJR 7 EXPORT OF ALASKA OIL REPRESENTATIVE FINKELSTEIN
LEGIS RESOLVE 5 03/06/1995
HJR 13 ENDORSING ANWR LEASING REPRESENTATIVE NAVARRE
LEGIS RESOLVE 4 07/25/1995
HJR 18 SUPPORT MEDICAL SAVINGS ACCT LEGISLATION REPRESENTATIVE KOTT
LEGIS RESOLVE 12 04/07/1995
HJR 23 COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT FISHING QUOTAS REPRESENTATIVE AUSTERMAN
LEGIS RESOLVE 35 09/19/1995
HJR 24 WASTE IN PACIFIC AND BERING SEA FISHERY REPRESENTATIVE MOSES
LEGIS RESOLVE 39 03/11/1996
HJR 27 EXEMPT ALASKA FROM FED CLEAN WATER ACT REPRESENTATIVE GREEN
LEGIS RESOLVE 10 04/07/1995
HJR 38 MAGNUSON FISHERY CONSERVATION & MGMT ACT REPRESENTATIVE AUSTERMAN
LEGIS RESOLVE 37 03/07/1996
HJR 44 POSTAGE STAMP HONORING ALASKA SALMON REPRESENTATIVE ELTON
LEGIS RESOLVE 29 09/19/1995
HJR 54 FAVOR TRANS-ALASKA GAS SYSTEM & LNG SALES REPRESENTATIVE KUBINA
LEGIS RESOLVE 46 04/17/1996
HJR 59 NPDES PERMIT FOR COOK INLET OIL & GAS REPRESENTATIVE GREEN
LEGIS RESOLVE 58 05/09/1996
SB 3 ANTITRUST EXEMPTION FOR FISHERMEN SENATOR DUNCAN
CHAPTER 45 SLA 95 05/26/1995
SB 7 NO BAIL FOR FELONS W/PREVIOUS CONVICTIONS SENATOR SALO
CHAPTER 50 SLA 95 05/27/1995
SB 26 DEADLY WEAPON OFFENSES BY JUVENILES SENATOR DONLEY
(H) FIN 05/06/1995
SB 46 PROSECUTE JUVENILE AS ADULT IN DIST. CT. SENATOR TAYLOR
CHAPTER 81 SLA 95 06/15/1995
SB 67 UNLAWFUL EVASIONS CLASS A MISDEMEANOR SENATOR ELLIS
CHAPTER 51 SLA 95 05/27/1995
SB 84 APPROP: TO PERMANENT FUND PRINCIPAL SENATOR HALFORD
CHAPTER 20 SLA 96 05/03/1996
SB 89 PERMANENT FUND BOARD MEMBERS & STAFF SENATOR RIEGER
VETOED BY GOVERNOR 06/14/1996
SB 106 NO MINORS WORK/ATTEND ADULT BUSINESSES SENATOR MILLER
CHAPTER 18 SLA 95 05/10/1995
SB 134 ATWOOD CHAIR OF JOURNALISM AT U OF AA SENATOR KELLY
(H) RLS 05/03/1996
SB 147 MUNICIPAL RIVER HABITAT TAX CREDIT SENATOR TORGERSON
CHAPTER 41 SLA 95 05/25/1995
SB 150 DUTCH HARBOR REMEMBRANCE DAY SENATOR KELLY
CHAPTER 38 SLA 95 05/24/1995
SB 175 "NO FRILLS" PRISON ACT SENATOR DONLEY
(S)AWAIT CONC/RECED 05/07/1996
SB 190 RESIDENCY REQUIREMENT/STATE LAND AUCTION SENATOR TAYLOR
CHAPTER 3 SLA 96 03/07/1996
SB 192 TRANSFER OF TONGASS NATL FOREST TO STATE SENATOR TAYLOR
(S) RES 01/08/1996
SB 194 CRIMES: GANG-RELATED & MISC. SENATOR KELLY
CHAPTER 60 SLA 96 06/12/1996
SB 211 VULNERABLE PEOPLE:NEGLECT/ASSAULT/ABUSE SENATOR ELLIS
CHAPTER 61 SLA 96 06/12/1996
SB 219 DISPOSAL OF FIREARMS BY PUBLIC AGENCIES SENATOR MILLER
(S) JUD 01/31/1996
SB 230 MANAGEMENT OF PARKS & RECREATIONAL AREAS SENATOR PEARCE
VETOED BY GOVERNOR 06/27/1996
SB 232 PFD NOTICES & ELIGIBILITY SENATOR FRANK
CHAPTER 46 SLA 96 05/29/1996
SB 264 LIMIT SUSPENDED IMPOSITION OF SENTENCE SENATOR HALFORD
CHAPTER 55 SLA 96 06/06/1996
SB 270 JUVENILE PROCEEDINGS SENATOR HALFORD
(H) FIN 04/28/1996
SB 289 MINORS, ESP. RUNAWAYS, & THEIR FAMILIES SENATOR FRANK
CHAPTER 120 SLA 96 06/29/1996
SB 296 NURSING HOME & ASSTD LIVING EMPLOYEES SENATOR ELLIS
CHAPTER 35 SLA 96 05/22/1996
SCR 5 SUPPORT SUIT AGAINST FEDERAL GOVERNMENT SENATOR HALFORD
(S) JUD 01/23/1995
SCR 6 STATE V. BABBITT LAWSUIT CONTINUATION SENATOR PEARCE
LEGIS RESOLVE 1 04/07/1995
SCR 9 TWENTY-SEVENTH ANNUAL GIRLS' STATE SENATOR TORGERSON
LEGIS RESOLVE 15 08/07/1995
SCR 10 TWENTY-NINTH ANNUAL BOYS' STATE SENATOR TORGERSON
LEGIS RESOLVE 14 08/07/1995
SCR 13 100TH YEAR OF WOMEN IN STATE LEGISLATURES SENATOR LINCOLN
LEGIS RESOLVE 24 08/07/1995
SCR 18 ANNIVERSARY OF END OF WORLD WAR II SENATOR TAYLOR
LEGIS RESOLVE 20 07/04/1995
SCR 25 ALASKA HOME EDUCATION WEEK SENATOR MILLER
LEGIS RESOLVE 53 05/02/1996
SJR 1 USE OF INITIATIVE TO AMEND CONSTITUTION SENATOR HALFORD
(S) JUD 01/16/1995
SJR 5 CRIME VICTIMS RIGHTS CONSTIT AMDMT SENATOR DONLEY
LEGIS RESOLVE 62 05/29/1996
SJR 7 OPPOSING FEDERAL MANDATES ON STATES SENATOR TAYLOR
LEGIS RESOLVE 3 04/07/1995
SJR 11 LIMITING TERMS OF LEGISLATORS SENATOR KELLY
(S) JUD 02/03/1995
SJR 13 RATIFYING FED BALANCED-BUDGET AMENDMENT SENATOR R.PHILLIPS
(S) RLS 04/15/1996
SJR 14 CONFIRMATION OF BD MANAGING PERM FUND SENATOR HALFORD
(S) RLS 03/08/1996
SJR 16 LIMIT LEGISLATIVE SESSION TO 90 DAYS SENATOR TAYLOR
(S) STA 02/15/1995
SJR 27 ENDORSING FALL CREEK HYDROPOWER PROJECT SENATOR ZHAROFF
LEGIS RESOLVE 23 08/07/1995
SJR 31 AK STATEHOOD ACT AMENDMENTS SENATOR PEARCE
LEGIS RESOLVE 63 05/29/1996
SJR 32 CONSTITUTIONAL DEFENSE COUNCIL SENATOR TAYLOR
(S) RLS 03/08/1996
SR 3 CONVERSION OF ADAK NAVAL AIR FACILITY SENATOR KELLY
SENATE RESOLVE 3 08/07/1995