21st-22nd Legislature (1999 -2002)

HOUSE
LISA MURKOWSKI





Representative Lisa Murkowski
District: 14
Party: Republican

Legislative Service
1999-2002 Representative

Date/Place of Birth:
May 22, 1957, Ketchikan, Alaska

Occupation:
Attorney, Mother

Spouse:
Husband, Verne Martell

Children:
Nicolas, Matthew

Residency in Alaska:
Lifelong. Anchorage (over 20 years), Fairbanks, Wrangell, Juneau, Ketchikan,

Education:
High School - Monroe High School, 1971-75 Willamette University, 1975-77; Georgetown University, 1978-80, B.A. Economics Willamette College of Law, 1982-85, J.D.

Political and Government Positions:
Alaska House of Representatives; Chair, Labor & Commerce Committee; Joint Armed Services Committee; Community & Regional Affairs Committee; Legislative Council; Special Committee on Military & Veteran's Affairs; Finance Subcommittees: Community and Economic Development; Education and Early Development; Labor and Workforce Development

Political and Government Organizations:
Commission on Postsecondary Education; Council of State Governments; National Order of Women Legislators; National Council of State Legislatures;Council of State Governments Executive Committee; Association of United States Army

Business and Professional Positions:
Owner, Law Practice; First Bank Board; Alaska and Anchorage Bar Associations; Private practice with Anchorage law firm, 1989-1996; Anchorage District Court Attorney, 1987-1989

Service Organizations and Community Involvement:
Catholic Social Services; Government Hill Elementary PTA; YWCA; Alaskans for Drug-Free Youth; Alaska Federation of Republican Women; Midnight Sun Republican Women's Club; Anchorage Repbulican Women's Club; Republican State Central Committee; Boys & Girls Club; Arctic Power; Anchorage Equal Rights Commission; Mayor's Task Force for the Homeless

Awards & Recognitions:
FBI Director's Community Leadership Award for work in the prevention of drug abuse; Anchorage School District Outstanding Volunteer Award

Special Interests:
Family, skiing, camping, fishing, community volunteer wor

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 121 QUALIFIED CHARITABLE GIFT ANNUITIES REPRESENTATIVE MURKOWSKI
CHAPTER 73 SLA 01 07/03/2001
HB 143 DNA DATABASE REPRESENTATIVE MURKOWSKI
(H) RLS 04/09/2001
HB 155 MASTER FORMS FOR RECORDED DOCUMENTS REPRESENTATIVE MURKOWSKI
(H) L&C 02/28/2001
HB 157 TRUST COMPANIES & FIDUCIARIES REPRESENTATIVE MURKOWSKI
CHAPTER 77 SLA 02 06/20/2002
HB 181 COMMUNITY PROPERTY/OBLIGATIONS OF SPOUSES REPRESENTATIVE MURKOWSKI
CHAPTER 80 SLA 01 07/03/2001
HB 182 MOTOR VEHICLE SALES AND DEALERS REPRESENTATIVE MURKOWSKI
CHAPTER 79 SLA 02 06/20/2002
HB 225 ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE TAX REPRESENTATIVE MURKOWSKI
CHAPTER 116 SLA 02 07/03/2002
HB 298 LEGISLATIVE APPROVAL OF RAILROAD LEASES REPRESENTATIVE MURKOWSKI
CHAPTER 30 SLA 02 05/29/2002
HB 305 NONCOMPLIANCE WITH SELECTIVE SERVICE REPRESENTATIVES MURKOWSKI, HARRIS, MULDER, JAMES
CHAPTER 89 SLA 02 06/27/2002
HB 313 INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR CONTRACEPTIVES REPRESENTATIVES MURKOWSKI, GUESS, KAPSNER, CISSNA, KERTTULA
(H) HES 01/14/2002
HB 362 EXTEND BOARD OF GOVERNORS OF AK BAR ASSN REPRESENTATIVE MURKOWSKI
CHAPTER 101 SLA 02 06/28/2002
HB 373 WEIGHT OF MARIJUANA/CONTRABAND FORFEITURE REPRESENTATIVE MURKOWSKI
(S) JUD 04/18/2002
HB 431 LAND USE ON RAILROAD LAND REPRESENTATIVE MURKOWSKI
(H) CRA 02/15/2002
HB 493 O.K. TO ASSIGN PFD TO NONPROFIT CORP REPRESENTATIVE MURKOWSKI
(H) STA 02/19/2002
HJR 2 BIENNIAL STATE BUDGET REPRESENTATIVE MURKOWSKI
(H) STA 01/08/2001



Cosponsored Bills
BillShort TitlePrime Sponsor(s)Current StatusStatus Date
HB 3 DEPOSITS TO THE PERMANENT FUND REPRESENTATIVE ROKEBERG
(S) RES 04/25/2001
HB 32 SEX CRIME AND PORNOGRAPHY FORFEITURES REPRESENTATIVE HAYES
(S) RLS 05/07/2001
HB 43 STUDENT LOAN FORGIVENESS REPRESENTATIVE GREEN
(S) HES 05/01/2001
HB 79 EAGLE RIVER VETERANS' MEMORIAL HIGHWAY REPRESENTATIVE KOTT
CHAPTER 6 SLA 01 03/29/2001
HB 99 SCHOOL DISCIPLINE AND SAFETY PROGRAMS REPRESENTATIVE MCGUIRE
CHAPTER 50 SLA 01 06/25/2001
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 114 INHALANT ABUSE REPRESENTATIVE KAPSNER
(H) FIN 04/20/2001
HB 151 WILLIAM WOOD FAIRBANKS INTERN'TL AIRPORT REPRESENTATIVE WHITAKER
RETURNED TO (H) RLS 03/16/2001
HB 158 CRITERIA FOR REGULATIONS REPRESENTATIVE MCGUIRE
(H) JUD 02/28/2001
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 180 YOUTH SERVICES: REGULATION & TASK FORCE REPRESENTATIVE MCGUIRE
CHAPTER 143 SLA 02 07/05/2002
HB 197 HEALTH CARE SERVICES DIRECTIVES REPRESENTATIVE HUDSON
(S) HES 04/24/2002
HB 214 CIVIL ACTION AGAINST MINORS IN BARS REPRESENTATIVE MEYER
CHAPTER 87 SLA 01 07/03/2001
HB 228 SALE OF TOBACCO PRODUCTS REPRESENTATIVE HARRIS
CHAPTER 88 SLA 01 07/03/2001
HB 255 STATEWIDE SUICIDE PREVENTION COUNCIL REPRESENTATIVE PORTER
(H) FIN 04/25/2001
HB 272 TOBACCO USE PREVENTION TRUST REPRESENTATIVE LANCASTER
(H) FIN 05/05/2001
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 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 348 VIOLATION OF A DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ORDER REPRESENTATIVE CROFT
CHAPTER 113 SLA 02 07/01/2002
HB 393 SALES OF BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES REPRESENTATIVE STEVENS
CHAPTER 128 SLA 02 07/05/2002
HCR 1 STATEWIDE COMP ENERGY PLAN TASK FORCE REPRESENTATIVE BERKOWITZ
(S) HES 04/25/2001
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
HJR 6 ROADLESS POLICY REPRESENTATIVE WILSON
LEGIS RESOLVE 4 03/09/2001
HJR 33 SUPPORT WAR ON TERRORISM & SUPPORT PEACE REPRESENTATIVE JAMES
LEGIS RESOLVE 48 04/12/2002
HJR 45 SALMON LABELING REPRESENTATIVE KERTTULA
LEGIS RESOLVE 60 05/17/2002
SB 6 MOBILE HOME PARK EVICTION NOTICE SENATOR ELLIS
CHAPTER 35 SLA 02 06/06/2002
SB 65 STUDY OF PAY EQUITY FOR STATE EMPLOYEES SENATOR DONLEY
CHAPTER 48 SLA 01 06/25/2001
SB 79 FRED ZHAROFF MEMORIAL BRIDGE SENATOR AUSTERMAN
CHAPTER 11 SLA 01 04/10/2001
SB 86 TEACHER EMPLOYMENT & SUBJECT EXPERTISE SENATOR KELLY
CHAPTER 69 SLA 01 07/03/2001
SB 140 SMALL WATER-POWER DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS SENATOR TORGERSON
CHAPTER 107 SLA 02 06/28/2002
SB 198 STATEWIDE SUICIDE PREVENTION COUNCIL SENATOR HALFORD
CHAPTER 84 SLA 01 07/03/2001
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
SJR 3 F-22 RAPTOR AIRCRAFT AT ELMENDORF AFB SENATOR LEMAN
LEGIS RESOLVE 6 03/09/2001
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 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 31 TAX EXEMPT BONDS TO FUND VETERANS LOANS SENATOR WARD
LEGIS RESOLVE 52 05/03/2002

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