18th-22nd Legislature (1993 -2002)

HOUSE
BRIAN PORTER





Representative Brian Porter
House Majority Leader
District: 20
Party: Republican

Legislative Service
1993-1998 Representative
1999-2002 Representative Speaker of the House

Date/Place of Birth:
5/2/38; Seattle, WA

Occupation:
Consultant, Security and Public Safety; Civil Investigation

Spouse:
Bette

Children:
Kelle, Kerry, Kory, six grandchildren

Residency in Alaska:
Anchorage, 1951-present

Education:
Anchorage High School, 1952-56, Diploma; University of Alaska, Anchorage, 1966-70, AA Police Administration; Technical/Vocational: Northwestern University, Police Institute, 1970-71, Police Institute Diploma; National Executive Institute, Federal Bureau of Investigation Academy, 1981, Certificate

Military Service:
U.S. Army and U.S. Army Reserves, Military Police, Sergeant, 5 years service

Political and Government Positions:
Alaska House of Representatives, 1993-present; speaker of the House, 1999-00; House Majority Leader, 1997-98; Chairman, House Judiciary Committee, 1993-96; Member, various committees, 1993-present; Anchorage Municipal Assembly, 1989-92; Member and past Chairman, Alaska Police Standards Council, 1978-87

Business and Professional Positions:
President/General Manager, Alaska Security, Inc., 1989-91; Police Officer/Chief of Police, 1960-87

Service Organization(s) Membership:
Past Board Member, Anchorage Chamber of Commerce; Community Economic Development Corportation (CEDC); Anchorage Boys & Girls Club; Crisis, Inc.; Past Member, Anchorage Rotary Club

Special Interests:
Family, reading, music, golf, public service

Legislative Service:

Prime Sponsorship
BillShort TitlePrime Sponsor(s)Current StatusStatus Date
HB 7 VICTIM/JUVENILE OFFENDER MEDIATION REPRESENTATIVE PORTER
CHAPTER 108 SLA 98 06/17/1998
HB 9 VICTIMS' RIGHTS/ CRIMINAL LAW CHANGES REPRESENTATIVE PORTER
CHAPTER 63 SLA 97 06/03/1997
HB 58 CIVIL ACTIONS/ATTY FEES/INSURANCE REPRESENTATIVE PORTER
CHAPTER 26 SLA 97 05/09/1997
HB 91 EXTEND BOARD OF PAROLE REPRESENTATIVE PORTER
CHAPTER 17 SLA 97 05/03/1997
HB 206 PERS FOR VILLAGE PUBLIC SAFETY OFFICERS REPRESENTATIVE PORTER
CHAPTER 92 SLA 98 06/12/1998
HB 293 PERSONS REQUIRED TO FILE SETTLEMENT INF0 REPRESENTATIVE PORTER
(S) JUD 02/26/1998
HCR 26 1998 INTERNATIONAL PEOPLE FIRST CONFERENC REPRESENTATIVE PORTER
LEGIS RESOLVE 49 03/20/1998
HJR 44 REAPPORTIONMENT BOARD & REDISTRICTING REPRESENTATIVES PORTER, MULDER
LEGIS RESOLVE 74 06/01/1998



Cosponsored Bills
BillShort TitlePrime Sponsor(s)Current StatusStatus Date
HB 1 CIGARETTE AND TOBACCO TAX REPRESENTATIVE BUNDE
(H) RLS 02/27/1997
HB 22 CIV.LIAB.:ILLEGAL SALE OF ALCOHOL/DRUGS REPRESENTATIVE IVAN
CHAPTER 18 SLA 97 05/03/1997
HB 33 REAL ESTATE LICENSING REPRESENTATIVE ROKEBERG BY REQUEST
CHAPTER 45 SLA 98 05/22/1998
HB 203 ACTIONS FOR UNLAWFUL TRADE PRACTICES REPRESENTATIVE DYSON
CHAPTER 96 SLA 98 10/21/1998
HB 207 EMPLOYER DRUG & ALCOHOL TESTING PROGRAM REPRESENTATIVE GREEN
CHAPTER 106 SLA 97 07/02/1997
HB 241 PAYMENT OF COSTS ALASKA PIONEERS' HOME REPRESENTATIVE CROFT
CHAPTER 101 SLA 97 07/01/1997
HB 309 NAMING ATWOOD BLDG IN ANCHORAGE REPRESENTATIVE COWDERY
CHAPTER 3 SLA 98 03/06/1998
HB 334 TUITION WAIVER FOR POLICE WIDOW/CHILD REPRESENTATIVE KELLY
CHAPTER 38 SLA 98 05/20/1998
HB 357 SPECIAL OLYMPICS 2001 REPRESENTATIVE PHILLIPS
(H) FIN 01/26/1998
HB 451 ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY & MOBILITY AIDS REPRESENTATIVE GREEN
CHAPTER 102 SLA 98 06/16/1998
HCR 1 NORTH SLOPE NATURAL GAS PROJECT REPRESENTATIVE BARNES
LEGIS RESOLVE 2 03/12/1997
HJR 14 SUPPORT AMERICAN LAND SOVEREIGNTY ACT REPRESENTATIVE JAMES
LEGIS RESOLVE 31 06/11/1997
HJR 59 DESECRATION OF U.S. FLAG REPRESENTATIVE KOTT
LEGIS RESOLVE 84 06/01/1998
HJR 62 BRING BALTO BACK TO ALASKA REPRESENTATIVE OGAN
LEGIS RESOLVE 75 06/01/1998
SCR 4 SOBRIETY AWARENESS MONTH SENATOR WARD
LEGIS RESOLVE 6 03/12/1997
SJR 3 PRISONER RIGHTS LIMITED TO FEDERAL RIGHTS SENATOR DONLEY
LEGIS RESOLVE 59 05/08/1998
SJR 7 AK NAT'L GUARD YOUTH CORPS CHALLENGE PROG SENATOR PHILLIPS
LEGIS RESOLVE 7 03/12/1997
SJR 9 ENDORSING ANWR LEASING SENATOR PEARCE
LEGIS RESOLVE 3 03/12/1997

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