20th-24th Legislature (1997 -2006)

HOUSE
ERIC CROFT





Representative Eric Croft
District: 25
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 38 AMERADA HESS MONEY IN PERMANENT FUND REPRESENTATIVES CROFT, CRAWFORD
(H) JUD 01/10/2005
HB 101 SEX TOURISM REPRESENTATIVE CROFT
(S) FIN 02/01/2006
HB 223 NATURAL GAS PIPELINE INCENTIVE/ GAS TAX REPRESENTATIVE CROFT
(H) O&G 02/03/2006
HB 247 CLASS SIZE REDUCTION GRANTS REPRESENTATIVE CROFT
(H) EDU 04/04/2005
HB 313 MEDICAL ASSISTANCE FOR INFUSION SERVICES REPRESENTATIVES CROFT, GRUENBERG
(H) HES 01/09/2006
HB 319 EMINENT DOMAIN FOR OIL & GAS DEVELOPMENT REPRESENTATIVE CROFT
(H) O&G 01/09/2006
HB 388 APPROP TO PRINCIPAL OF PERM. FUND REPRESENTATIVE CROFT
(H) FIN 01/23/2006
HB 429 RESTORE DCRA AND DCED REPRESENTATIVE CROFT
(H) FIN 04/28/2006
HB 449 EMPLOYEE HEALTH INS/FAIR SHARE ACCOUNT REPRESENTATIVE CROFT
(H) L&C 02/24/2006
HB 464 WANTON WASTE OF BIG GAME REPRESENTATIVE CROFT
(H) JUD 04/12/2006
HB3003 OIL AND GAS TAXES/ADJUSTMENTS/ELF REPRESENTATIVE CROFT
(H) FIN 07/31/2006
HJR 24 CONST AM: APPROP OF PERM FUND INCOME REPRESENTATIVES CRAWFORD, CROFT
(H) STA 01/09/2006
HJR 29 COLLECT MORE EXXON VALDEZ SPILL DAMAGES REPRESENTATIVE CROFT
(H) RES 02/22/2006



Cosponsored Bills
BillShort TitlePrime Sponsor(s)Current StatusStatus Date
HB 13 SCHOOL FUNDING & SCHOOL BOND REIMBURSEMNT REPRESENTATIVES GATTO, GRUENBERG
CHAPTER 41 SLA 06 05/25/2006
HB 22 90-DAY LEGISLATIVE SESSION REPRESENTATIVES SAMUELS, ROKEBERG
(H) FIN 04/29/2005
HB 31 WORKERS' COMP: DISEASE PRESUMPTION REPRESENTATIVE ANDERSON
(S) FIN 05/05/2006
HB 36 APPROP: MUNI REVENUE SHARING/SAFE COMM REPRESENTATIVES KAPSNER, GARA, GUTTENBERG
(H) FIN 04/08/2005
HB 39 APPROP: LONGEVITY BONUS REPRESENTATIVES GARA, GUTTENBERG, KAPSNER, BERKOWITZ, CRAWFORD, KERTTULA
(H) FIN 04/08/2005
HB 42 JOSEPH C WILLIAMS, SR., COASTAL TRAIL REPRESENTATIVE ELKINS
CHAPTER 9 SLA 05 04/20/2005
HB 53 CHILDREN IN NEED OF AID/ADOPTION/GUARDIAN REPRESENTATIVE COGHILL
CHAPTER 64 SLA 05 06/30/2005
HB 63 OIL SEVERANCE TAX REPRESENTATIVE GARA
(H) O&G 02/03/2006
HB 75 HUNTING, FISHING, TRAPPING REPRESENTATIVE KELLY
CHAPTER 87 SLA 05 08/05/2005
HB 91 INDECENT EXPOSURE TO MINORS REPRESENTATIVE COGHILL
CHAPTER 62 SLA 05 06/30/2005
HB 122 NATIONAL GUARD INSURANCE & OTHER RELIEF REPRESENTATIVE DAHLSTROM
(S) FIN 04/29/2006
HB 124 COLLECTION OF DNA/USE OF FORCE REPRESENTATIVE ANDERSON
CHAPTER 12 SLA 05 05/05/2005
HB 129 TEACHERS AND NURSES HOUSING LOAN PROGRAM REPRESENTATIVE KERTTULA
(H) HES 02/04/2005
HB 148 TRAFFICKING OF PERSONS REPRESENTATIVE KERTTULA
(S) FIN 02/01/2006
HB 149 CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES:METH & MARIJUANA REPRESENTATIVE RAMRAS
CHAPTER 53 SLA 06 06/02/2006
HB 154 FOUNDATION FORMULA INFLATION ADJUSTMENT REPRESENTATIVE GARA
(H) EDU 02/16/2005
HB 155 YOUTH COURTS AND CRIMINAL FINES REPRESENTATIVE SAMUELS
(S) FIN 04/15/2005
HB 169 REAL ESTATE LICENSEES REPRESENTATIVE ROKEBERG
CHAPTER 74 SLA 05 07/14/2005
HB 176 ELIMINATE DAYLIGHT SAVING TIME REPRESENTATIVE SALMON
(H) FIN 05/05/2005
HB 181 WAIVE CONTINUING EDUC. REQ FOR MILITARY REPRESENTATIVE COGHILL
CHAPTER 63 SLA 05 06/30/2005
HB 220 MENTAL HEALTH PATIENT RIGHTS:STAFF GENDER REPRESENTATIVE GARA
(H) FIN 04/04/2005
HB 277 GAMBLE-SPERL UAS JOINT USE FACILITY REPRESENTATIVE KERTTULA
CHAPTER 45 SLA 05 06/07/2005
HB 308 CALLER ID HACKERS REPRESENTATIVE LYNN
(S) FIN 04/25/2006
HB 318 LIMITATION ON EMINENT DOMAIN REPRESENTATIVES MCGUIRE, HOLM, HAWKER
CHAPTER 84 SLA 06 07/05/2006
HB 322 SAFE SURRENDER OF BABIES REPRESENTATIVES LEDOUX, GRUENBERG
(S) RLS 05/03/2006
HB 351 MUNICIPAL ENDOWMENT PROGRAM REPRESENTATIVE CRAWFORD
(H) CRA 01/09/2006
HB 352 APPROPRIATIONS; MUNICIPAL ENDOWMENT FUND REPRESENTATIVE CRAWFORD
(H) CRA 01/09/2006
HB 357 STATUTORY REFERENCES TO DISABILITIES REPRESENTATIVE WILSON
CHAPTER 25 SLA 06 05/09/2006
HB 379 CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES, INCL. ANALOGS REPRESENTATIVE MEYER
CHAPTER 19 SLA 06 05/01/2006
HB 387 TUITION WAIVER FOR NATIONAL GUARD FAMILY REPRESENTATIVE THOMAS
(H) FIN 03/08/2006
HB 392 SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT AUTHORITIES REPRESENTATIVE WILSON
CHAPTER 26 SLA 06 05/12/2006
HB 393 INSURANCE FOR COLORECTAL CANCER SCREENING REPRESENTATIVE ANDERSON
CHAPTER 97 SLA 06 08/02/2006
HB 397 APPROP: ANCHORAGE SIGNAL UPGRADE REPRESENTATIVE ANDERSON
(H) CRA 04/10/2006
HB 399 ELDER FRAUD AND ASSISTANCE/ OPA REPRESENTATIVE CHENAULT
CHAPTER 64 SLA 06 06/15/2006
HB 400 CONFISCATION OF FIREARMS REPRESENTATIVE COGHILL
CHAPTER 32 SLA 06 05/18/2006
HB 403 LOW SPEED VEHICLES REPRESENTATIVE THOMAS
CHAPTER 95 SLA 06 07/30/2006
HB 445 ALTERNATIVE ENERGY GRANT FUND REPRESENTATIVE THOMAS
(H) FIN 03/08/2006
HB 461 LEGISLATIVE DISCLOSURES REPRESENTATIVE GARDNER
(H) JUD 04/14/2006
HB 466 NET PRODUCTION TAX ON OIL REPRESENTATIVE GARA
(H) RES 02/17/2006
HB1001 PERS & TRS: COLLECTIVE BARGAINING REPRESENTATIVE CRAWFORD
PERMANENTLY FILED 01/09/2006
HB3004 OIL AND GAS TAX REPRESENTATIVE GARA
(H) FIN 07/25/2006
HCR 2 IN-STATE NATURAL GAS NEEDS REPRESENTATIVE SAMUELS
LEGIS RESOLVE 11 05/17/2005
HCR 4 METH WATCH PROGRAM REPRESENTATIVE RAMRAS
LEGIS RESOLVE 55 06/13/2006
HCR 30 AK CLIMATE IMPACT ASSESSMENT COMMISSION REPRESENTATIVE JOULE
LEGIS RESOLVE 49 07/07/2006
HJR 4 ENDORSING ANWR LEASING REPRESENTATIVE HAWKER
RETURNED TO (S) RLS 02/07/2005
HJR 8 SUPPORTING ALASKA ARMY NATL. GUARD REPRESENTATIVE WEYHRAUCH
LEGIS RESOLVE 9 05/19/2005
HJR 9 EXXON VALDEZ JUDGMENT: CONGRESS/REOPENER REPRESENTATIVE LEDOUX
LEGIS RESOLVE 52 08/30/2006
HJR 12 CONST. AM: BUDGET RESERVE FUND REPEAL REPRESENTATIVE HARRIS
(H) FIN 04/26/2005
SB 56 CRIMINAL LAW/PROCEDURE/SENTENCING SENATOR THERRIAULT
CHAPTER 2 SLA 05 03/22/2005
SB 90 ALASKA TERRITORIAL GUARD DAY SENATOR HUGGINS
CHAPTER 17 SLA 05 05/12/2005
SB 134 PILOT PROJECT: SEX OFFENSE VICTIMS RIGHTS SENATOR BUNDE
CHAPTER 74 SLA 06 06/16/2006
SB 154 JUVENILE DELINQUENCY PROCEEDINGS SENATOR THERRIAULT
CHAPTER 70 SLA 05 07/13/2005
SB 164 SALMON PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT TAX CREDIT SENATOR STEDMAN
CHAPTER 3 SLA 06 03/02/2006
SB 169 WORKERS' COMPENSATION RECORDS SENATOR THERRIAULT
(S)AWAIT CONC/RECED 05/09/2006
SB 200 USE OF FORCE TO PROTECT SELF/HOME/PROP. SENATOR THERRIAULT
CHAPTER 68 SLA 06 06/15/2006
SB 218 SEX OFFENDERS/SENTENCING/ABUSE REPORTS SENATOR BUNDE
CHAPTER 14 SLA 06 04/27/2006

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