13th-25th Legislature (1983 -2008)

HOUSE
JOHN COWDERY





Representative John Cowdery
District: 17
Party: Republican

Legislative Service
1983-2000 Representative
2001-2008 Senator

BIRTH DATE/PLACE:
02/11/1930; Adrian, Missouri

OCCUPATION:
Construction Company Owner, Contractor from Anchorage

SPOUSE:
Juanita

CHILDREN:
Bill, Tom, Pamela

SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS:
Member, Alaska Pioneers

SPECIAL INTERESTS:
Family, music, boating, flying, photography

EMPLOYMENT:
Founder, Anchorage Caucus; Staff, Anchorage Municipality; Owner/Operator, Construction Company

Legislative Service:

Prime Sponsorship
BillShort TitlePrime Sponsor(s)Current StatusStatus Date
HB 132 PERMANENT FUND ALLOWABLE ABSENCES REPRESENTATIVE COWDERY BY REQUEST
(H) FIN 04/28/1999
HB 167 REGULATION OF MOBILE HOME DEALERS REPRESENTATIVE COWDERY BY REQUEST
CHAPTER 72 SLA 99 06/23/1999
HB 180 DRUGS WHERE MINORS ARE PRESENT REPRESENTATIVE COWDERY
CHAPTER 32 SLA 00 05/11/2000
HB 225 CAMPAIGN FINANCE AND LEGISLATIVE ETHICS REPRESENTATIVE COWDERY
VETOED BY GOVERNOR 05/25/2000



Cosponsored Bills
BillShort TitlePrime Sponsor(s)Current StatusStatus Date
HB 9 PERSONS REQUIRED TO FILE SETTLEMENT INFO REPRESENTATIVE PORTER
CHAPTER 14 SLA 99 05/06/1999
HB 18 APPROP: EARNINGS RESERVE TO PERM FUND REPRESENTATIVE BARNES
CHAPTER 120 SLA 00 06/06/2000
HB 40 DEPT OF COMMERCE AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT REPRESENTATIVE KOHRING
CHAPTER 58 SLA 99 06/09/1999
HB 42 CIVIL LIABILITY FOR IMPROPER LITIGATION REPRESENTATIVE MULDER
(S) JUD 03/30/2000
HB 74 SALARIES FOR CERTAIN STATE OFFICIALS REPRESENTATIVE OGAN
(H) FIN 04/14/1999
HB 108 USE, REGULATION, AND OPERATION OF BOATS REPRESENTATIVE HUDSON
CHAPTER 28 SLA 00 05/11/2000
HB 109 GLACIER BAY NATIONAL PARK REPRESENTATIVE OGAN
CHAPTER 56 SLA 99 06/04/1999
HB 141 PREFERENTIAL VOTING REPRESENTATIVE KOTT
(H) FIN 04/01/1999
HB 270 PAYMENT FOR SEXUAL ABUSE EXAMINATIONS REPRESENTATIVE CROFT
CHAPTER 57 SLA 00 05/16/2000
HCR 8 ALASKA BID PREF FOR AK RAIL CORP. REPRESENTATIVE PHILLIPS
(S) TRA 04/27/1999
HJR 8 NATIONAL BALLISTIC MISSILE DEFENSE SYSTEM REPRESENTATIVE HARRIS
LEGIS RESOLVE 1 03/26/1999
HJR 9 DESTROY BRADY BILL RECORDS REPRESENTATIVE CROFT
(S) STA 03/17/1999
HJR 34 REPEAL ESTATE AND GIFT TAX REPRESENTATIVE COGHILL
LEGIS RESOLVE 15 05/26/1999
HJR 51 ALASKA-CANADA RAIL FEASIBILITY STUDY REPRESENTATIVE JAMES
(H) TRA 03/01/2000
SB 3 CRIMES OF MURDER & CHILD MURDERS SENATOR HALFORD
CHAPTER 54 SLA 99 06/04/1999