16th-22nd Legislature (1989 -2002)

SENATE
LOREN LEMAN





Senator Loren Leman
Majority Leader
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 121 RIGHT-OF-WAY LEASING ACT SENATOR LEMAN
CHAPTER 26 SLA 01 05/09/2001
SB 128 PUBLIC SCHOOL EXIT EXAM TRANSITION PERIOD SENATOR LEMAN
(S) HES 03/01/2001
SB 149 TEACHER RETIREM'T,REEMPLOYM'T,CERTIFIC'T SENATOR LEMAN
CHAPTER 58 SLA 01 06/29/2001
SB 153 UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANK LOANS & PROGRAM SENATOR LEMAN
CHAPTER 41 SLA 02 06/07/2002
SB 209 LEGISLATIVE APPROVAL OF RAILROAD LEASES SENATOR LEMAN
(S) RES 02/01/2002
SB 211 SETTLEMENT INFORMATION EXEMPTIONS SENATOR LEMAN
(S) JUD 04/28/2001
SB 258 AUTHORIZING ELECTRONIC BALLOTS SENATOR LEMAN
(S) RLS 02/11/2002
SB 263 AFTER ACQUIRED TITLE IN REAL PROPERTY SENATOR LEMAN
CHAPTER 21 SLA 02 05/17/2002
SB 281 NURS.HOME/ASSISTED LIV. EMPLOYEES SENATOR LEMAN
(S) HES 02/06/2002
SB 318 O.K. TO ASSIGN PFD TO NONPROFIT CORP SENATOR LEMAN
(S) STA 02/19/2002
SCR 6 APRIL 2001 SEXUAL ASSAULT AWARENESS MONTH SENATOR LEMAN
(S) RLS 03/09/2001
SJR 3 F-22 RAPTOR AIRCRAFT AT ELMENDORF AFB SENATOR LEMAN
LEGIS RESOLVE 6 03/09/2001
SJR 5 NCAA BASKETBALL PRESEASON TOURNAMENTS SENATOR LEMAN
LEGIS RESOLVE 2 01/29/2001
SJR 8 VOTING SITES AT MILITARY INSTALLATIONS SENATOR LEMAN
LEGIS RESOLVE 8 03/27/2001
SJR 9 NATIONAL MISSILE DEFENSE SYSTEM SENATOR LEMAN
LEGIS RESOLVE 7 03/27/2001
SJR 12 ELIMINATE MARRIAGE TAX PENALTY SENATOR LEMAN
LEGIS RESOLVE 13 03/27/2001



Cosponsored Bills
BillShort TitlePrime Sponsor(s)Current StatusStatus Date
HB 44 JOE REDINGTON SR. MEMORIAL TRAIL REPRESENTATIVE MASEK
CHAPTER 1 SLA 01 03/09/2001
HB 48 HUNT/FISH LICENSE: NO SS# OR OATHS REQ'D REPRESENTATIVE COGHILL
CHAPTER 39 SLA 01 06/25/2001
HB 53 SEISMIC HAZARDS SAFETY COMMISSION REPRESENTATIVE DAVIES
CHAPTER 109 SLA 02 07/01/2002
HB 79 EAGLE RIVER VETERANS' MEMORIAL HIGHWAY REPRESENTATIVE KOTT
CHAPTER 6 SLA 01 03/29/2001
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 110 SOCIAL SECURITY # & DRIVER'S LICENSES REPRESENTATIVE COGHILL
CHAPTER 40 SLA 01 06/25/2001
HB 167 MOTOR VEH.LIC.PLATES: NATL GUARD/ANTIQUE REPRESENTATIVE DYSON
CHAPTER 44 SLA 01 06/25/2001
HB 208 AQUATIC FARMS FOR SHELLFISH REPRESENTATIVE SCALZI
CHAPTER 81 SLA 02 06/20/2002
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 281 CIVIL LIABILITY FOR PROVIDING ALCOHOL REPRESENTATIVE MEYER
CHAPTER 88 SLA 02 06/27/2002
HB 285 SECOND VERSE OF ALASKA'S STATE SONG REPRESENTATIVE MORGAN
(S) FIN 05/10/2002
HB 297 CRIMES: RESTITUTION & AGGRAVATING FACTORS REPRESENTATIVE MEYER
CHAPTER 23 SLA 02 05/18/2002
HB 305 NONCOMPLIANCE WITH SELECTIVE SERVICE REPRESENTATIVES MURKOWSKI, HARRIS, MULDER, JAMES
CHAPTER 89 SLA 02 06/27/2002
HB 307 OIL/GAS EXPLORATION INCENTIVE CREDIT REPRESENTATIVE FATE
CHAPTER 139 SLA 02 07/05/2002
HB 320 ELECTRONIC BALLOTING EQUIPMENT REPRESENTATIVE GREEN
CHAPTER 6 SLA 02 03/07/2002
HB 349 AGENCY PROGRAM AND FINANCIAL PLANS REPRESENTATIVE DYSON
CHAPTER 98 SLA 02 06/28/2002
HB 374 NAMING DOUTHIT VETERANS' MEMORIAL BRIDGE REPRESENTATIVE LANCASTER
CHAPTER 72 SLA 02 06/20/2002
HB 405 CRIMES ON OR AGAINST STATE VESSELS/PLANES REPRESENTATIVE MEYER
CHAPTER 87 SLA 02 06/27/2002
HB 411 PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS REPRESENTATIVE FATE
CHAPTER 18 SLA 02 05/08/2002
HB 438 DISABLED VETERANS LICENSE PLATES REPRESENTATIVE MCGUIRE
CHAPTER 31 SLA 02 05/29/2002
HCR 4 AFRICAN-AMERICAN CITIZEN RECOGNIT'N MONTH REPRESENTATIVE DYSON
LEGIS RESOLVE 40 04/17/2002
HCR 6 INHALANTS AND POISONS AWARENESS WEEKS REPRESENTATIVE KAPSNER
LEGIS RESOLVE 11 03/27/2001
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
HJR 6 ROADLESS POLICY REPRESENTATIVE WILSON
LEGIS RESOLVE 4 03/09/2001
HJR 7 ENDORSING ANWR LEASING REPRESENTATIVE MASEK
LEGIS RESOLVE 5 02/28/2001
HJR 30 DESECRATION OF U.S. FLAG REPRESENTATIVE KOTT
LEGIS RESOLVE 59 06/19/2002
HJR 33 SUPPORT WAR ON TERRORISM & SUPPORT PEACE REPRESENTATIVE JAMES
LEGIS RESOLVE 48 04/12/2002
HJR 35 REPEAL ESTATE TAX REPRESENTATIVE JAMES
(S) RLS 05/13/2002
HJR 37 ALASKA AIRLINES 70TH ANNIVERSARY REPRESENTATIVE KOTT
LEGIS RESOLVE 46 04/12/2002
HJR 45 SALMON LABELING REPRESENTATIVE KERTTULA
LEGIS RESOLVE 60 05/17/2002
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 80 APPROP: SPECIAL OLYMPICS SENATOR HALFORD
(S) RLS 02/15/2001
SB 86 TEACHER EMPLOYMENT & SUBJECT EXPERTISE SENATOR KELLY
CHAPTER 69 SLA 01 07/03/2001
SB 99 DNA REGISTRATION OF BURGLARS SENATOR HALFORD
CHAPTER 49 SLA 01 06/25/2001
SB 102 SOCIAL SECURITY # & DRIVER'S LICENSES SENATOR THERRIAULT
(S) RLS 03/13/2001
SB 119 WILLIAM R. WOOD FAIRBANKS INTL AIRPORT SENATOR WILKEN
(H) RLS 03/19/2001
SB 140 SMALL WATER-POWER DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS SENATOR TORGERSON
CHAPTER 107 SLA 02 06/28/2002
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 191 INSURANCE POOLING BY AIR CARRIERS SENATOR TAYLOR
(S) FLD CONCUR(H)AM 05/15/2002
SB 219 NAVIGABLE WATERS COMMISSION SENATOR HALFORD
CHAPTER 71 SLA 02 06/20/2002
SB 230 PSYCHOTROPIC DRUGS FOR CHILDREN SENATOR DAVIS
(H) JUD 05/14/2002
SB 265 PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS/NURSE PRACTITIONERS SENATOR OLSON
(S) RLS 03/15/2002
SB 266 FISHERY ENHANCEMENT LOANS SENATOR STEVENS
CHAPTER 26 SLA 02 05/18/2002
SB 279 SPORT FISH LICENSES FOR 9/11 RESPONDERS SENATOR WILKEN
CHAPTER 132 SLA 02 07/05/2002
SB 295 LICENSING:DISCLOSURE OF MINORS' RECORDS SENATOR KELLY
CHAPTER 47 SLA 02 06/19/2002
SCR 2 SOBRIETY AWARENESS MONTH SENATOR WARD
LEGIS RESOLVE 10 03/27/2001
SCR 22 SOBRIETY AWARENESS MONTH: MARCH 2002 SENATOR WARD
LEGIS RESOLVE 42 04/17/2002
SCR 28 JOINT LEGIS SALMON INDUSTRY TASK FORCE SENATOR AUSTERMAN
LEGIS RESOLVE 53 05/03/2002
SCR 29 HIRING FREEZE SENATOR KELLY
(H) FIN 04/10/2002
SJR 4 NCAA BASKETBALL PRESEASON TOURNAMENTS SENATOR WILKEN
(S) STA 01/17/2001
SJR 10 US COAST GUARD FUNDING SENATOR AUSTERMAN
LEGIS RESOLVE 19 04/23/2001
SJR 14 OPPOSE CANADIAN FEE TO TRANSPORT FIREARMS SENATOR TAYLOR
LEGIS RESOLVE 18 04/27/2001
SJR 15 CHILEAN FARMED SALMON SENATOR AUSTERMAN
LEGIS RESOLVE 22 07/07/2001
SJR 17 FEDERAL GUN POLICIES SENATOR DONLEY
LEGIS RESOLVE 21 07/07/2001
SJR 23 CONST AM: APPROPRIATION/SPENDING LIMIT SENATOR DONLEY
(H) FIN 02/08/2002
SJR 31 TAX EXEMPT BONDS TO FUND VETERANS LOANS SENATOR WARD
LEGIS RESOLVE 52 05/03/2002
SJR 38 CONST AM: PRIORITY OF EXPENDITURES SENATOR KELLY
(H) FIN 05/06/2002
SR 301 PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE RESOLUTION SENATOR GREEN
SENATE RESOLVE 2 07/17/2002