23rd-24th Legislature (2003 -2006)

HOUSE
BRUCE WEYHRAUCH





Representative Bruce Weyhrauch
District: 4
Party: Republican

Legislative Service
2003-2006 Representative

Date/Place of Birth:
February 14, 1953 ; Lincoln, Nebraska (raised)

Occupation:
Attorney

Spouse:
LuAnn Bailey Weyhrauch

Children:
Benjamin, Maria, Barclay

Residency in Alaska:
24 years Juneau 1982, 1986 to present Angoon 1978, 1979, 1982, 1987 Sitka 1974-1976

Education:
Sheldon Jackson College; California State University Humboldt, 1979, B.S. Natural Resource Planning; Northwestern School of Law, Lewis & Clark College, 1986, J.D..

Political and Government Positions:
Staff, Alaska State Senate, 1982; clerk, Department of Law, 1986-1987; law clerk, Judge Pegues, 1987-1988; Juneau Economic Development Council, 1994-1995; Juneau Port Authority Committee, 1995.

Business and Professional Positions:
President, Alaska State Bar Association Board of Governors, 2000-2001; president, Juneau Bar Association, 1994, 1996; president, Alaska Commercial Fisherman's Memorial in Juneau.

Service Organization(s) Membership:
Board, Boy Scouts of America, Southeast Area Council, 1998-present; cubmaster & den leader, Pack 6, 2000-2002; board, AWARE, 1988-1991; board, Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Juneau 1987-1988; Rotary, 1999-present.

Special Interests:
Family activities including classic films, camping, fishing, youth activities, sports.

Other:
Sole Practitioner of the Year Award, American Bar Association; Eagle Scout.

Legislative Service:

Prime Sponsorship
BillShort TitlePrime Sponsor(s)Current StatusStatus Date
HB 22 COMMERCIAL FISHING PERMIT BROKERS REPRESENTATIVE WEYHRAUCH
(H) RES 05/16/2003
HB 23 RESTITUTION FOR CRIME VICTIMS REPRESENTATIVE WEYHRAUCH
CHAPTER 26 SLA 03 05/28/2003
HB 24 AGREEMENTS ON MANAGEMENT OF FISH AND GAME REPRESENTATIVES WEYHRAUCH, WHITAKER
CHAPTER 95 SLA 03 06/16/2003
HB 25 HEALTH CARE SERVICES DIRECTIVES REPRESENTATIVE WEYHRAUCH
CHAPTER 83 SLA 04 06/25/2004
HB 45 SECOND VERSE OF ALASKA'S STATE SONG REPRESENTATIVE WEYHRAUCH
(S) FIN 05/02/2003
HB 93 BOATING SAFETY, REGISTRATION, NUMBERING REPRESENTATIVE WEYHRAUCH
CHAPTER 34 SLA 04 06/03/2004
HB 130 UNFAIR TRADE PRACTICES; ANTITRUST REPRESENTATIVE WEYHRAUCH
(H) JUD 04/08/2003
HB 131 APPROP: ASMI REPRESENTATIVE WEYHRAUCH
(H) FIN 02/26/2003
HB 132 AG INTERVENE IN NATURAL RESOURCES ACTIONS REPRESENTATIVE WEYHRAUCH
(H) RES 03/31/2004
HB 183 PERS BENEFITS FOR JUV INSTIT EMPLOYEES REPRESENTATIVE WEYHRAUCH
(H) FIN 04/04/2003
HB 213 PROVISIONAL DRIVER'S LICENSE REPRESENTATIVE WEYHRAUCH
CHAPTER 165 SLA 04 07/26/2004
HB 217 DUI: LOWER BAC IF PREVIOUS CONVICTION REPRESENTATIVE WEYHRAUCH
(H) TRA 03/26/2003
HB 235 USE RR BONDS TO FIN COMMUNITY GAS LINES REPRESENTATIVE WEYHRAUCH
(H) O&G 04/02/2003
HB 272 MOTOR VEHICLE DEALERS/SALES/ADS REPRESENTATIVE WEYHRAUCH
CHAPTER 171 SLA 04 07/26/2004
HB 281 MORATORIUM ON CHARTER VESSEL LICENSES REPRESENTATIVE WEYHRAUCH
(H) FSH 04/23/2003
HB 379 OFFICE OF CITIZENSHIP ASSISTANCE REPRESENTATIVE WEYHRAUCH
CHAPTER 167 SLA 04 07/26/2004
HJR 2 CONST. AM: SUBSISTENCE REPRESENTATIVE WEYHRAUCH
(H) RES 01/21/2003
HJR 36 MITIGATING GLACIER BAY FISHING CLOSURES REPRESENTATIVE WEYHRAUCH
LEGIS RESOLVE 55 07/26/2004



Cosponsored Bills
BillShort TitlePrime Sponsor(s)Current StatusStatus Date
HB 10 GROUP HEALTH INS: PRIVATE GROUPS/PERSONS REPRESENTATIVES HEINZE, ROKEBERG
CHAPTER 54 SLA 04 06/14/2004
HB 36 ELECTRONIC MAIL REPRESENTATIVE GARA
(S) L&C 05/21/2003
HB 49 EXPAND DNA DATABASE REPRESENTATIVES ANDERSON, HAWKER
CHAPTER 88 SLA 03 06/13/2003
HB 52 SEX CRIME AND PORNOGRAPHY OFFENSES REPRESENTATIVE MCGUIRE
CHAPTER 41 SLA 03 06/05/2003
HB 58 REINSTATEMENT OF NATIVE CORPS REPRESENTATIVE FOSTER
CHAPTER 7 SLA 03 04/11/2003
HB 83 REVISED UNIFORM ARBITRATION ACT REPRESENTATIVE BERKOWITZ
CHAPTER 170 SLA 04 07/26/2004
HB 84 ALASKA HISTORY CURRICULUM REPRESENTATIVE KAPSNER
(S) HES 05/10/2004
HB 91 RETIRED PEACE OFFICER'S MEDICAL BENEFITS REPRESENTATIVE ANDERSON
(S) FIN 05/05/2004
HB 233 INCREASE EDUCATION FUNDING REPRESENTATIVE WILSON
CHAPTER 58 SLA 04 06/15/2004
HB 304 JACK COGHILL BRIDGE TO THE INTERIOR REPRESENTATIVE COGHILL
CHAPTER 7 SLA 04 03/15/2004
HB 459 ELECTRONIC/OPTICAL SCAN VOTING MACHINES REPRESENTATIVE HARRIS
CHAPTER 154 SLA 04 07/03/2004
HCR 5 LEGIS. TASK FORCE ON DESIGN OF STATE SEAL REPRESENTATIVE JOULE
(S) FIN 03/12/2004
HJR 18 SUPPORTING U.S. ARMED FORCES REPRESENTATIVE LYNN
LEGIS RESOLVE 8 04/24/2003
HJR 29 US COAST GUARD ROTC/JROTC PROGRAMS REPRESENTATIVE LYNN
LEGIS RESOLVE 30 07/15/2003
HJR 32 LABELING OF FISH & FISH PRODUCTS REPRESENTATIVE KERTTULA
LEGIS RESOLVE 38 04/01/2004
SB 349 MIDWIFERY BIRTH CENTER LICENSING SENATOR DAVIS
CHAPTER 118 SLA 04 06/29/2004
SJR 10 PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE RESOLUTION SENATOR GREEN
LEGIS RESOLVE 20 08/25/2003
SJR 27 SUBMERGED LAND TITLE DISPUTES SENATOR SEEKINS
LEGIS RESOLVE 45 06/04/2004

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