18th-22nd Legislature (1993 -2002)

HOUSE
BRIAN PORTER





Representative Brian Porter
Speaker of the House
District: 20
Party: Republican

Legislative Service
1993-1998 Representative
1999-2002 Representative Speaker of the House

Date/Place of Birth:
5/2/38; Seattle, WA

Occupation:
Consultant, Security and Public Safety; Civil Investigation

Spouse:
Bette

Children:
Kelle, Kerry, Kory, six grandchildren

Residency in Alaska:
Anchorage, 1951-present

Education:
Anchorage High School, 1952-56, Diploma; University of Alaska, Anchorage, 1966-70, AA Police Administration; Technical/Vocational: Northwestern University, Police Institute, 1970-71, Police Institute Diploma; National Executive Institute, Federal Bureau of Investigation Academy, 1981, Certificate

Military Service:
U.S. Army and U.S. Army Reserves, Military Police, Sergeant, 5 years service

Political and Government Positions:
Alaska House of Representatives, 1993-present; speaker of the House, 1999-00; House Majority Leader, 1997-98; Chairman, House Judiciary Committee, 1993-96; Member, various committees, 1993-present; Anchorage Municipal Assembly, 1989-92; Member and past Chairman, Alaska Police Standards Council, 1978-87

Business and Professional Positions:
President/General Manager, Alaska Security, Inc., 1989-91; Police Officer/Chief of Police, 1960-87

Service Organization(s) Membership:
Past Board Member, Anchorage Chamber of Commerce; Community Economic Development Corportation (CEDC); Anchorage Boys & Girls Club; Crisis, Inc.; Past Member, Anchorage Rotary Club

Special Interests:
Family, reading, music, golf, public service

Legislative Service:

Prime Sponsorship
BillShort TitlePrime Sponsor(s)Current StatusStatus Date
HB 21 ROUTE OF NATURAL GAS PIPELINE REPRESENTATIVES PORTER, MULDER
(H) O&G 01/08/2001
HB 172 THERAPEUTIC COURTS/ SUPERIOR COURT JUDGES REPRESENTATIVE PORTER
CHAPTER 64 SLA 01 07/03/2001
HB 255 STATEWIDE SUICIDE PREVENTION COUNCIL REPRESENTATIVE PORTER
(H) FIN 04/25/2001
HB 266 FED/STATE NAVIGABLE WATERS COMMISSION REPRESENTATIVE PORTER
(H) FIN 04/25/2002



Cosponsored Bills
BillShort TitlePrime Sponsor(s)Current StatusStatus Date
HB 171 ALASKA HISTORY CURRICULUM REPRESENTATIVE KAPSNER
(S) HES 02/20/2002
HB 285 SECOND VERSE OF ALASKA'S STATE SONG REPRESENTATIVE MORGAN
(S) FIN 05/10/2002
HB 448 TELEMARKETERS PHONE LISTS/REGISTRATION REPRESENTATIVE CRAWFORD
(H) JUD 04/25/2002
SB 79 FRED ZHAROFF MEMORIAL BRIDGE SENATOR AUSTERMAN
CHAPTER 11 SLA 01 04/10/2001
SB 198 STATEWIDE SUICIDE PREVENTION COUNCIL SENATOR HALFORD
CHAPTER 84 SLA 01 07/03/2001
SJR 14 OPPOSE CANADIAN FEE TO TRANSPORT FIREARMS SENATOR TAYLOR
LEGIS RESOLVE 18 04/27/2001

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