20th-24th Legislature (1997 -2006)

HOUSE
ERIC CROFT





Representative Eric Croft
District: 15
Party: Democrat

Legislative Service
1997-2006 Representative

Date/Place of Birth:
11/6/64; Anchorage, AK

Occupation:
Business Owner

Spouse:
Joanna Burke Croft

Children:
Shannon and Burke

Residency in Alaska:
Anchorage and Juneau, 1964-82 Anchorage, 1992-present

Education:
High School - West Anchorage High School, 1978-82 College/University - Stanford University, 1982-87, B.S. Electrical Engineering Hastings College of Law, 1989-92, J.D.

Political and Government Positions:
Alaska House of Representatives, 1997-present

Business and Professional Positions:
President and Founder: Alaska Professional Testing, Inc Member: Alaska Bar Association Anchorage Chamber of Commerce

Service Organization(s) Membership:
Executive Board, Standing Together Against Rape (STAR); Member, Northstar Community Council

Special Interests:
Hunting, hiking, military history and soccer

Other:
2001 Toll Fellowship; 2000 Western Legislative Academy; Flemming Fellow 1999; Co-Chair, Anchorage Caucus 1997-98; Gun Rights Legislator of the Year 2003; NRA Defender of Freedom 2003; Guardian of Small Business Award 1997

Legislative Service:

Prime Sponsorship
BillShort TitlePrime Sponsor(s)Current StatusStatus Date
HB 11 MOBILE HOME PARK EVICTION NOTICE REPRESENTATIVES CROFT, MURKOWSKI
(H) JUD 03/09/2001
HB 29 SAFE SURRENDER OF BABIES REPRESENTATIVE CROFT
(H) HES 01/08/2001
HB 348 VIOLATION OF A DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ORDER REPRESENTATIVE CROFT
CHAPTER 113 SLA 02 07/01/2002
HB 385 UNFAIR TRADE PRACTICES ATTY FEES/COSTS REPRESENTATIVE CROFT
(H) RLS 04/23/2002
HB 417 ADULT DAY SERVICES FACILITIES REPRESENTATIVE CROFT
(H) L&C 02/13/2002
HB 430 SURCHARGE ON FINES/JUV JUSTICE GRANT FUND REPRESENTATIVE CROFT
(H) JUD 02/15/2002
HB 460 ANTITRUST CIVIL COURT ACTIONS REPRESENTATIVE CROFT
(H) FIN 04/23/2002
HJR 21 CONST. AM: OPEN MEETINGS FOR LEGISLATURE REPRESENTATIVE CROFT
(H) JUD 03/16/2001
HJR 36 CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT : TAX CAPS REPRESENTATIVE CROFT
(H) FIN 03/22/2002



Cosponsored Bills
BillShort TitlePrime Sponsor(s)Current StatusStatus Date
HB 4 DRUNK DRIVING& MOTOR VEHICLES/BOATS/PLANE REPRESENTATIVE ROKEBERG
CHAPTER 60 SLA 02 06/19/2002
HB 16 HOME RULE COMMUNITIES REPRESENTATIVE DYSON
(S) FIN 05/01/2001
HB 18 RENTERS' TAX EQUIVALENCY PAYMENT APPROP. REPRESENTATIVE BERKOWITZ
(H) FIN 04/10/2001
HB 44 JOE REDINGTON SR. MEMORIAL TRAIL REPRESENTATIVE MASEK
CHAPTER 1 SLA 01 03/09/2001
HB 56 MINIMUM WAGE REPRESENTATIVE KOTT
CHAPTER 110 SLA 02 07/01/2002
HB 92 ALCOHOL SALES NEAR SCHOOL/CHURCH REPRESENTATIVE MEYER
(H) L&C 01/26/2001
HB 100 JUNETEENTH DAY REPRESENTATIVE MCGUIRE
CHAPTER 9 SLA 01 04/10/2001
HB 101 CHARTER SCHOOLS REPRESENTATIVE DYSON
CHAPTER 70 SLA 01 07/03/2001
HB 105 FOUNDATION FORMULA INCREASE REPRESENTATIVE STEVENS
RETURNED TO (H) RLS 04/27/2001
HB 118 SR CIT./DISABLED VET. PROP TAX EXEMPTION REPRESENTATIVE WHITAKER
CHAPTER 23 SLA 01 05/09/2001
HB 135 EXCESSIVE POLICE SERVICES:FEES/ TENANCY REPRESENTATIVE GUESS
CHAPTER 111 SLA 02 07/01/2002
HB 152 BREWPUB LICENSES REPRESENTATIVE HALCRO
(S) RLS 05/13/2002
HB 156 MUNICIPAL DEBT FOR DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS REPRESENTATIVE MCGUIRE
CHAPTER 20 SLA 01 04/27/2001
HB 171 ALASKA HISTORY CURRICULUM REPRESENTATIVE KAPSNER
(S) HES 02/20/2002
HB 172 THERAPEUTIC COURTS/ SUPERIOR COURT JUDGES REPRESENTATIVE PORTER
CHAPTER 64 SLA 01 07/03/2001
HB 173 SCREENING NEWBORNS FOR HEARING ABILITY REPRESENTATIVE JOULE
(H) FIN 04/21/2001
HB 180 YOUTH SERVICES: REGULATION & TASK FORCE REPRESENTATIVE MCGUIRE
CHAPTER 143 SLA 02 07/05/2002
HB 190 NATURAL GAS PIPELINE INCENTIVE/GAS TAX REPRESENTATIVE WHITAKER
WITHDRAWN BY SPONSR 05/02/2002
HB 195 FREEDOM OF RELIGION REPRESENTATIVE DYSON
(H) JUD 04/11/2001
HB 197 HEALTH CARE SERVICES DIRECTIVES REPRESENTATIVE HUDSON
(S) HES 04/24/2002
HB 210 STAT. OF LIMITATIONS:SEXUAL ASSAULT/ABUSE REPRESENTATIVE MEYER
CHAPTER 86 SLA 01 07/03/2001
HB 243 VERIFY AGE REQD FOR DEFENSE IN SEX CRIMES REPRESENTATIVE DYSON
CHAPTER 83 SLA 02 06/20/2002
HB 248 PERS BENEFITS FOR JUV INSTIT EMPLOYEES REPRESENTATIVE WILLIAMS
(H) FIN 03/13/2002
HB 272 TOBACCO USE PREVENTION TRUST REPRESENTATIVE LANCASTER
(H) FIN 05/05/2001
HB 285 SECOND VERSE OF ALASKA'S STATE SONG REPRESENTATIVE MORGAN
(S) FIN 05/10/2002
HB 291 LICENSING OF RESIDENTIAL CONTRACTORS REPRESENTATIVE MEYER
CHAPTER 7 SLA 02 04/03/2002
HB 297 CRIMES: RESTITUTION & AGGRAVATING FACTORS REPRESENTATIVE MEYER
CHAPTER 23 SLA 02 05/18/2002
HB 307 OIL/GAS EXPLORATION INCENTIVE CREDIT REPRESENTATIVE FATE
CHAPTER 139 SLA 02 07/05/2002
HB 314 PFD: PEACE CORPS VOLUNTEERS & MISC REPRESENTATIVES MCGUIRE, DAVIES
(S) HES 03/18/2002
HB 315 GROUP HEALTH INSURANCE FOR PRIVATE GROUPS REPRESENTATIVE ROKEBERG
(S) HES 05/08/2002
HB 317 STALKING & PROTECTIVE ORDERS REPRESENTATIVE CRAWFORD
(S) RLS 05/15/2002
HB 320 ELECTRONIC BALLOTING EQUIPMENT REPRESENTATIVE GREEN
CHAPTER 6 SLA 02 03/07/2002
HB 321 CRIME VICTIMS' COMP.:SEXUAL ABUSE/ASSAULT REPRESENTATIVE GUESS
(S) JUD 03/20/2002
HB 345 SPECIAL ELECTION FOR U.S. SENATE VACANCY REPRESENTATIVE BERKOWITZ
(H) STA 01/18/2002
HB 346 CONCEALED HANDGUN PERMITTEES REPRESENTATIVE MASEK
(H) JUD 02/22/2002
HB 372 ANIMAL COMPLEMENTARY CARE/VETERINARIANS REPRESENTATIVE OGAN BY REQUEST
(H) L&C 02/01/2002
HB 382 CLEANUP OF ILLEGAL DRUG SITES REPRESENTATIVE GUESS
(S) RLS 05/12/2002
HB 389 MUNI TAX EXEMPTION: DETERIORATED PROPERTY REPRESENTATIVE KOHRING
CHAPTER 102 SLA 02 06/28/2002
HB 405 CRIMES ON OR AGAINST STATE VESSELS/PLANES REPRESENTATIVE MEYER
CHAPTER 87 SLA 02 06/27/2002
HB 409 ELIMINATE DAYLIGHT SAVING TIME REPRESENTATIVE LANCASTER BY REQUEST
(H) RLS 04/09/2002
HB 442 MODIFIED BLANKET PRIMARY ELECTION REPRESENTATIVE BERKOWITZ
(H) STA 02/15/2002
HB 448 TELEMARKETERS PHONE LISTS/REGISTRATION REPRESENTATIVE CRAWFORD
(H) JUD 04/25/2002
HB 454 POLITICAL ACTIVITY BY CLASSIFIED EMPLOYEE REPRESENTATIVE CRAWFORD
(H) STA 02/19/2002
HB 489 CRUELTY TO ANIMALS REPRESENTATIVE CHENAULT
(S) RLS 05/13/2002
HB 491 G.O. BONDS: PUBLIC SCHOOLS REPRESENTATIVE JOULE
(H) HES 02/19/2002
HB 493 O.K. TO ASSIGN PFD TO NONPROFIT CORP REPRESENTATIVE MURKOWSKI
(H) STA 02/19/2002
HCR 7 APRIL 2001 SEXUAL ASSAULT AWARENESS MONTH REPRESENTATIVE MEYER
LEGIS RESOLVE 16 04/10/2001
HCR 20 SEPT 11 DAY OF REMEMBRANCE REPRESENTATIVE STEVENS
LEGIS RESOLVE 49 04/17/2002
HCR 24 DONATE GAME MEAT TO CHARITABLE ORGS REPRESENTATIVE CRAWFORD
(H) RES 02/19/2002
HJR 14 CONST. AM: PERMANENT FUND REPRESENTATIVE CRAWFORD
(H) JUD 04/12/2002
HJR 17 DESTROY BRADY BILL RECORDS REPRESENTATIVE HAYES
(S) STA 02/11/2002
HJR 20 OPPOSING ARCTIC SHIPMENT OF NUCLEAR WASTE REPRESENTATIVE JOULE
(S) TRA 04/06/2001
HJR 27 WWII ALASKA-USSR LEND-LEASE MONUMENTS REPRESENTATIVE CHENAULT
LEGIS RESOLVE 26 06/25/2001
HJR 43 PROTECT SOCIAL SECURITY REPRESENTATIVE GUESS
(H) HES 02/19/2002
SB 6 MOBILE HOME PARK EVICTION NOTICE SENATOR ELLIS
CHAPTER 35 SLA 02 06/06/2002
SB 72 TAKE A CHILD HUNTING SEASON SENATOR KELLY
CHAPTER 68 SLA 01 07/03/2001
SB 79 FRED ZHAROFF MEMORIAL BRIDGE SENATOR AUSTERMAN
CHAPTER 11 SLA 01 04/10/2001
SB 105 VICTIMS' RIGHTS/ PRISONER'S PFD SENATOR HALFORD
CHAPTER 92 SLA 01 07/05/2001
SB 145 REGIONAL & VILLAGE PUB.SAFETY OFFICERS SENATOR HALFORD
CHAPTER 97 SLA 01 07/10/2001
SB 164 NO GAS PIPELINE OVER BEAUFORT SEA SENATOR TORGERSON
CHAPTER 29 SLA 01 05/16/2001
SB 198 STATEWIDE SUICIDE PREVENTION COUNCIL SENATOR HALFORD
CHAPTER 84 SLA 01 07/03/2001
SB 278 TAKING PROPERTY BY EMINENT DOMAIN SENATOR TORGERSON
(H) RLS 05/09/2002
SJR 5 NCAA BASKETBALL PRESEASON TOURNAMENTS SENATOR LEMAN
LEGIS RESOLVE 2 01/29/2001
SJR 12 ELIMINATE MARRIAGE TAX PENALTY SENATOR LEMAN
LEGIS RESOLVE 13 03/27/2001
SJR 14 OPPOSE CANADIAN FEE TO TRANSPORT FIREARMS SENATOR TAYLOR
LEGIS RESOLVE 18 04/27/2001
SJR 17 FEDERAL GUN POLICIES SENATOR DONLEY
LEGIS RESOLVE 21 07/07/2001

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