20th-21st Legislature (1997 -2000)

HOUSE
ALLEN KEMPLEN





Representative Allen Kemplen
District: 16
Party: Democrat

Legislative Service
1997-2000 Representative

Date/Place of Birth:
10/29/52; Jellico, TN

Occupation:
Father, State Representative

Spouse:
Judith

Children:
Zack, Samantha

Residency in Alaska:
1982-present

Education:
High School - Neward, 1967-70, diploma College/University - University of Delaware, 1976-82, B.A. Post Graduate - Universtiy of Alaska Anchorage, 1983-86, M.P.A., Professional Certificate in Planning

Military Service:
U.S. Army (Security Agency) 1972-75, Specialist 4; Awards: Certificate of Achievement for Exceptional Duty Performance

Political and Government Positions:
Special Projects Planner, Municipality of Anchorage, 1986-91

Business and Professional Positions:
Owner, InfoAge Services, A Knowledge Business, 1985-present; American Society for Public Administration: Board member, 1984-90; President, 1988-89

Service Organization(s) Membership:
Anchorage Winter Cities Association, Co-Founder 1989, Current Vice-President; Fairview Community Council, Past Board Member, President 1995-96; Alaska Center for the Environment; Alaska Public Interest Research Group

Special Interests:
Northern design, log cabin construction, neighborhood improvment

Other:
Governor's Award for Innovation in Citizen participation, 1996; Mayor's Award for Public Service, 1995; Heart of the City Award for Leadership, 1995; State Legislative Citation for Fairview Community Patrol, 1993

Legislative Service:

Prime Sponsorship
BillShort TitlePrime Sponsor(s)Current StatusStatus Date
HB 154 ILLEGAL USE OF LASER POINTERS REPRESENTATIVE KEMPLEN
(H) JUD 03/24/1999
HB 162 MENTAL HEALTH; RECORDS; TREATMENT REPRESENTATIVE KEMPLEN
(H) FIN 05/04/1999
HB 282 OFF-ROAD VEHICLE HELMET LAW REPRESENTATIVE KEMPLEN
(H) TRA 01/12/2000
HB 283 BICYCLE HELMET LAW REPRESENTATIVE KEMPLEN
(H) TRA 01/12/2000
HB 355 STATE COMMUNITY SERVICE PROGRAM REPRESENTATIVE KEMPLEN
(H) FIN 04/12/2000
HB 388 AK INSTITUTE OF APPLIED TECHNOLOGY REPRESENTATIVE KEMPLEN
(H) L&C 02/16/2000
HB 406 AGENCY FIVE-YEAR PLANS REPRESENTATIVE KEMPLEN
(H) STA 02/16/2000
HCR 13 COMMISSION ON ALASKA'S FUTURE REPRESENTATIVE KEMPLEN
(H) STA 05/11/1999
HJR 41 PUBLICLY FUNDED CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS REPRESENTATIVE KEMPLEN
(H) TRA 05/16/1999



Cosponsored Bills
BillShort TitlePrime Sponsor(s)Current StatusStatus Date
HB 12 RAIL/UTILITY EASEMENT TO AK-CANADA BORDER REPRESENTATIVE JAMES
CHAPTER 12 SLA 99 05/06/1999
HB 24 AHFC FUND: REIMBURSE SR. CIT PROP. TAX REPRESENTATIVE CROFT
(H) CRA 01/19/1999
HB 27 GRADUATE STUDENT LOANS REPRESENTATIVE MULDER
CHAPTER 23 SLA 99 05/14/1999
HB 29 INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR CONTRACEPTIVES REPRESENTATIVES CROFT, PHILLIPS
(H) HES 02/11/2000
HB 31 APPROP: UAA CONSORTIUM LIBRARY REPRESENTATIVE CISSNA
(H) HES 01/19/1999
HB 37 CIGARETTES:SALES/EDUC & CESSAT'N PROGRAM REPRESENTATIVE ROKEBERG
CHAPTER 87 SLA 00 05/24/2000
HB 38 PRIVACY PROTECTION REPRESENTATIVE BERKOWITZ
(H) JUD 01/19/1999
HB 47 RESTORATIVE COMMUNITY JUSTICE STUDY REPRESENTATIVE BERKOWITZ
(H) JUD 01/19/1999
HB 76 MUNICIPAL TAXES ON DETERIORATED PROPERTY REPRESENTATIVE HALCRO
CHAPTER 8 SLA 99 04/23/1999
HB 77 JOINT ARMED SERVICES COMMITTEE REPRESENTATIVE MURKOWSKI
CHAPTER 6 SLA 99 04/12/1999
HB 80 EMPLOYMENT PREFERENCE FOR NAT'L GUARD REPRESENTATIVE MORGAN
CHAPTER 7 SLA 99 04/13/1999
HB 93 RURAL ASSISTANCE HOUSING LOANS REPRESENTATIVE MORGAN
(S) FIN 03/25/1999
HB 128 LEASE-PURCHASE OF PERSONAL PROPERTY REPRESENTATIVE MURKOWSKI
CHAPTER 10 SLA 99 05/06/1999
HB 155 MUNICIPAL ASSEMBLY APPORTIONMENT REPRESENTATIVE SMALLEY
(S) STA 05/10/1999
HB 158 NOTICE OF INS. CANCELLATION TO ELDERLY REPRESENTATIVE ROKEBERG
CHAPTER 48 SLA 99 06/03/1999
HB 192 PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS REPRESENTATIVE JAMES
CHAPTER 7 SLA 00 03/31/2000
HB 215 APPROP: RENTERS' EQUIV REBATE PROGRAM REPRESENTATIVE BERKOWITZ
(H) FIN 05/04/1999
HB 226 CREDITED SERVICE FOR ON-THE-JOB INJURIES REPRESENTATIVE COGHILL
CHAPTER 52 SLA 00 05/11/2000
HB 255 HOME RULE COMMUNITIES REPRESENTATIVE DYSON
(S) FIN 04/11/2000
HB 268 COLLEGE TUITION SAVINGS PLAN REPRESENTATIVE MURKOWSKI
(H) RLS 02/11/2000
HB 270 PAYMENT FOR SEXUAL ABUSE EXAMINATIONS REPRESENTATIVE CROFT
CHAPTER 57 SLA 00 05/16/2000
HB 272 MUNICIPAL TAX: LOW INCOME HOUSING REPRESENTATIVES HALCRO, ROKEBERG
CHAPTER 79 SLA 00 05/24/2000
HB 372 CRIMINAL SENTENCING AND RESTITUTION REPRESENTATIVE DYSON
CHAPTER 103 SLA 00 06/01/2000
HB 412 OPTIONAL PERFORMANCE BASED BUDGET PROGRAM REPRESENTATIVE CISSNA
(H) STA 02/16/2000
HB 413 INTENSIVE FAMILY PRESERVATION SERVICES REPRESENTATIVE CISSNA
(H) FIN 04/17/2000
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 13 UNIVERSITY ENDOWMENT FOR RESEARCH REPRESENTATIVE THERRIAULT
LEGIS RESOLVE 14 05/26/1999
HJR 14 NATIONAL MUSEUM WOMEN'S HISTORY AK COUNCI REPRESENTATIVE PHILLIPS
LEGIS RESOLVE 12 05/11/1999
HJR 21 MILITARY BASE REALIGNMENT/CLOSURE ACTIONS REPRESENTATIVE MULDER
LEGIS RESOLVE 4 04/12/1999
HJR 51 ALASKA-CANADA RAIL FEASIBILITY STUDY REPRESENTATIVE JAMES
(H) TRA 03/01/2000
SB 4 VICTIMS' RIGHTS/PRISONER'S PFD SENATOR HALFORD
VETOED BY GOVERNOR 06/08/2000
SB 9 PERS CREDIT FOR NONCERTIFICATED EMPLOYEES SENATOR WILKEN
CHAPTER 22 SLA 99 05/14/1999
SB 102 TROOPER HECK MEMORIAL CORRIDOR SENATOR LINCOLN
CHAPTER 24 SLA 99 05/14/1999
SB 231 NAMING AK NATIVE VETERANS' HONOR BRIDGE SENATOR LINCOLN
CHAPTER 22 SLA 00 04/28/2000

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