25th-29th Legislature (2007 -2016)

HOUSE
CRAIG JOHNSON





Representative Craig Johnson
District: 28
Party: Republican

Legislative Service
2007-2016 Representative

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Date/Place of Birth:
November 22, 1953
Kermit, Texas

Residency in Alaska:
Alaska Resident since 1978 - 20 Years in Southwest Anchorage - Southwest Anchorage resident since 1991

Occupation:
Businessman

Education:
Northeast Oklahoma A&M: 1973-1975
Oklahoma State University: 1975-1977

Alaska State House of Representatives:
Chair Rules Committee: 2011 - present
Co-Chair, Resources Committee: 2007 - 2010
Vice-chair, Labor & Commerce Committee: 2010 - present
Vice-chair, Transportation Committee: 2009 - present
Member Committee on Committees: 2010 - present
Member Fisheries Special Committee: 2007 - present
Member Legislative Council: 2010 - present
Member, Rules Committee: 2007 - 2009
Member, State Affairs Committee: 2007 - 2010
Member, Transportation Committee: 2007 - 2008
Finance Subcommittees:
   - Member, Administration: 2007 - 2010
   - Member, Corrections: 2007 - 2010
   - Member, Fish & Game: 2007 - present
   - Member, Governor: 2010 - present
   - Member, Legislature: 2010 - present
   - Member, Natural Resources: 2007 - present
Vice-Chair, Alaska Legislative Outdoor Heritage Caucus 2007 - 2010; Co-Chair 2011
House Appointee, Parks Bail Advisory Committee 2007 - present

Other Political and Government Positions:
Council of State Governments West - (CSG West)
   - Member of Executive Committee
   - Water and Public Lands Committee, Vice Chair, 2009 - 2010; Chair 2010
   - Energy and Environment Committee
National Council of State Legislatures - (NCSL)
   - Agriculture, Environment and Energy Committee,
   - Labor and Workforce
   - Development Committee
Pacific NorthWest Economic Region - (PNWER)
   - Legislative Academy Alumni
   - Legislative Energy Chair's Task Force
Energy Council – Member of Executive Committee, 2009 - present
Anchorage Economic Development Corporation

Business and Professional Positions:
Former General Manager, Alaska Publications;
Former Marketing Director, MarkAir;
Former General Manager, Alaska Journal of Commerce and Alaska Military Weekly
Former Small Business Owner
VP/GM, KYMG Radio

Service Organizations and Community Involvement:
Klatt Community Council Member
Anchorage International Rotary (past member)
Chamber of Commerce Military Committee (past member)
Better Business Bureau, Board of Directors (past director)

Special Interests:
Family, Boating, Golf, Fishing and enjoys Alaska's great outdoors

Legislative Service:

Prime Sponsorship
BillShort TitlePrime Sponsor(s)Current StatusStatus Date
HB 3 REQUIREMENTS FOR DRIVER'S LICENSE/I.D. REPRESENTATIVES LYNN, HAWKER, CHENAULT, STOLTZE, RAMRAS, JOHNSON
FAILED (H) 03/29/2010
HB 12 ALASKA COUNCIL ON INVASIVE SPECIES REPRESENTATIVES JOHNSON, BUCH
(H) RES 01/20/2009
HB 49 EMINENT DOMAIN: RECREATIONAL STRUCTURES REPRESENTATIVE JOHNSON
CHAPTER 51 SLA 09 07/09/2009
HB 122 MUNICIPAL GENERAL OBLIGATION BONDS REPRESENTATIVE JOHNSON
(H) CRA 02/09/2009
HB 183 LAND MANAGEMENT:HUNTING/FISHING/TRAPPING REPRESENTATIVE JOHNSON
(H) FSH 03/12/2009
HB 191 NUCLEAR POWER PRODUCTION/WASTE TRANSPORT. REPRESENTATIVE JOHNSON
(H) ENE 03/18/2009
HB 201 CONCEALED HANDGUN PERMITS REPRESENTATIVE JOHNSON
CHAPTER 50 SLA 09 07/09/2009
HB 240 TIP CREDIT REPRESENTATIVE JOHNSON BY REQUEST
(H) L&C 04/18/2009
HB 274 ESTABLISHING PURPLE HEART DAY REPRESENTATIVES DAHLSTROM, GARDNER, BUCH, KELLER, PETERSEN, LYNN, GATTO, TUCK, DOOGAN, THOMAS, HAWKER, GUTTENBERG, RAMRAS, FAIRCLOUGH, JOHNSON, MILLETT, HERRON
CHAPTER 2 SLA 10 03/22/2010
HB 308 OIL AND GAS PRODUCTION TAX REPRESENTATIVE JOHNSON
(H) RES 01/19/2010
HB 328 TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY:PROGRAM/MEDICAID REPRESENTATIVE JOHNSON
(H) FIN 03/19/2010
HB 343 EXTENDING STAYED MINERAL/OIL/GAS PERMITS REPRESENTATIVE JOHNSON
(H) RES 02/12/2010
HB 366 MOTOR CARRIER INDEMNIFICATION AGREEMENTS REPRESENTATIVE JOHNSON
CHAPTER 21 SLA 10 05/27/2010
HB 378 IN-STATE GAS PIPELINE REPRESENTATIVE JOHNSON
(H) RES 02/23/2010
HB 379 PREFERENCE TO LEASE OR BUY STATE LAND REPRESENTATIVE JOHNSON
(H) RES 02/23/2010
HCR 6 COOK INLET SALMON TASK FORCE REPRESENTATIVE JOHNSON
(H) FSH 02/02/2009
HJR 28 OPPOSE RESTRICTIONS ON OIL/GAS ACTIVITIES REPRESENTATIVE JOHNSON
LEGIS RESOLVE 29 07/22/2009
HR 5 OPPOSING FEDERAL EMPLOYEE FREE CHOICE ACT REPRESENTATIVE JOHNSON
(H) RLS 02/18/2009



Cosponsored Bills
BillShort TitlePrime Sponsor(s)Current StatusStatus Date
HB 24 PROCUREMENT PREFERENCE FOR VETERANS REPRESENTATIVES FAIRCLOUGH, GATTO, LYNN
CHAPTER 45 SLA 10 06/04/2010
HB 35 NOTICE & CONSENT FOR MINOR'S ABORTION REPRESENTATIVE COGHILL
(S) HSS 04/03/2009
HB 36 INITIATIVES: CONTRIBUTIONS/ PROCEDURES REPRESENTATIVES JOHANSEN, MILLETT, P.WILSON
CHAPTER 73 SLA 10 06/11/2010
HB 44 ENERGY BONDS/INVESTMENTS/ANGDA REPRESENTATIVES CHENAULT, P.WILSON
(S) RES 04/16/2009
HB 58 EDUC LOAN REPAYMENT PROGRAM REPRESENTATIVES THOMAS, P.WILSON, MILLETT
(H) FIN 04/01/2009
HB 63 COUNCIL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE: MEMBERS, STAFF REPRESENTATIVES FAIRCLOUGH, HOLMES, COGHILL, P.WILSON
CHAPTER 47 SLA 09 06/23/2009
HB 70 FARM TO SCHOOL PROGRAM REPRESENTATIVE GATTO
CHAPTER 11 SLA 10 05/04/2010
HB 87 MED BENEFITS OF DISABLED PEACE OFFICERS REPRESENTATIVE MILLETT
(H) L&C 01/26/2009
HB 93 DO NOT CALL REGISTRY--MOBILE/CELL PHONES REPRESENTATIVE CHENAULT
CHAPTER 32 SLA 09 06/16/2009
HB 106 VILLAGE PUBLIC SAFETY OFFICERS REPRESENTATIVE JOULE
CHAPTER 49 SLA 09 07/07/2009
HB 110 PSYCHOLOGISTS' LICENSING & PRACTICE REPRESENTATIVE HERRON
CHAPTER 26 SLA 10 06/01/2010
HB 114 STATE TRANS FACILITY FOR EMERGENCY AID REPRESENTATIVE RAMRAS
CHAPTER 40 SLA 10 06/02/2010
HB 126 EXTEND/RESUME STATE CUSTODY OF CHILDREN REPRESENTATIVE GARA
CHAPTER 80 SLA 10 06/15/2010
HB 129 POWER TO REVOKE REAL ESTATE LICENSES REPRESENTATIVE RAMRAS
CHAPTER 54 SLA 09 07/09/2009
HB 134 CRUISE SHIP WASTEWATER DISCHARGE PERMITS REPRESENTATIVE HARRIS
CHAPTER 53 SLA 09 07/09/2009
HB 167 TAX CREDIT FOR STATE TOURISM PROGRAM REPRESENTATIVE MILLETT
(H) FIN 04/08/2009
HB 185 LABOR NEUTRALITY FOR STATE CONTRACTS REPRESENTATIVE KELLY
(H) L&C 03/12/2009
HB 186 AK FIREARMS EXEMPT FROM FED. REGULATION REPRESENTATIVE KELLY
CHAPTER 23 SLA 10 05/27/2010
HB 202 RESIDENTIAL SPRINKLER SYSTEMS REPRESENTATIVE HERRON
(S) STA 04/01/2010
HB 209 SURCHARGE: OIL EXPORTED TO CERTAIN STATES REPRESENTATIVE CHENAULT
(H) RES 03/30/2009
HB 210 IZEMBEK STATE GAME REFUGE LAND EXCHANGE REPRESENTATIVE EDGMON
CHAPTER 119 SLA 10 08/19/2010
HB 246 SPORT FISH GUIDE LICENSES REPRESENTATIVE NEUMAN
(H) FIN 04/14/2010
HB 266 PERSONAL USE FISHING PRIORITY REPRESENTATIVES STOLTZE, KELLER, NEUMAN
(H) FSH 01/19/2010
HB 280 NATURAL GAS: STORAGE/ TAX CREDITS REPRESENTATIVES HAWKER, CHENAULT
CHAPTER 16 SLA 10 05/12/2010
HB 281 BOARD OF GAME/FISH & GAME COMMISSIONER REPRESENTATIVE MILLETT
(H) CRA 01/19/2010
HB 294 EXTEND SUNSET OF BOATING REGULATION REPRESENTATIVE NEUMAN
CHAPTER 47 SLA 10 06/04/2010
HB 312 ADVISORY VOTE ON IN-STATE GAS PIPELINE REPRESENTATIVE CHENAULT
(H) FIN 02/05/2010
HB 318 UNREGULATED POTABLE WATER SYSTEMS REPRESENTATIVE HARRIS
(H) CRA 01/29/2010
HB 319 CONCEALED HANDGUNS/ FED FIREMARMS FORMS REPRESENTATIVE HAWKER
CHAPTER 24 SLA 10 05/27/2010
HB 334 MILITARY DEPLOYMENT AND CHILD CUSTODY REPRESENTATIVE THOMAS
CHAPTER 44 SLA 10 06/04/2010
HB 344 SALMON PRODUCT DEVELOP. TAX CREDIT REPRESENTATIVE THOMAS
CHAPTER 102 SLA 10 06/25/2010
HB 349 SUICIDE PREVENTION COUNCIL MEETINGS REPRESENTATIVE FAIRCLOUGH
CHAPTER 5 SLA 10 04/14/2010
HB 369 IN-STATE PIPELINE/COORDINATOR/TEAM REPRESENTATIVE CHENAULT
CHAPTER 7 SLA 10 04/26/2010
HB 381 SELF DEFENSE REPRESENTATIVE NEUMAN
(S) FIN 04/18/2010
HCR 2 IN-STATE GAS PIPELINE REPRESENTATIVE RAMRAS
LEGIS RESOLVE 41 08/03/2010
HCR 3 IN-STATE GAS PIPELINE REPRESENTATIVE RAMRAS
(S) RES 03/02/2009
HCR 4 IN-STATE GAS PIPELINE REPRESENTATIVE RAMRAS
(S) RES 03/02/2009
HCR 5 IN-STATE GAS PIPELINE REPRESENTATIVE RAMRAS
(S) RES 03/02/2009
HCR 7 DECORATION OF HONOR REPRESENTATIVE DAHLSTROM
LEGIS RESOLVE 7 06/02/2009
HCR 10 OPPOSE FED. CONTROL OF STATE LAND & WATER REPRESENTATIVE HAWKER
LEGIS RESOLVE 43 08/03/2010
HCR 11 SEXUAL ASSAULT AWARENESS MONTH REPRESENTATIVE FAIRCLOUGH
LEGIS RESOLVE 8 06/02/2009
HCR 12 URGING REEVALUATION OF AGIA LICENSE REPRESENTATIVE RAMRAS
WITHDRAWN BY SPONSR 04/18/2009
HCR 16 PROCLAIMING SENATOR DANIEL INOUYE DAY REPRESENTATIVE HARRIS
LEGIS RESOLVE 22 06/08/2009
HCR 19 AIDEA REPORT ON IN-STATE FUEL STORAGE REPRESENTATIVE RAMRAS
(S) FIN 04/11/2010
HCR 20 SEXUAL ASSAULT AWARENESS MONTH REPRESENTATIVE FAIRCLOUGH
LEGIS RESOLVE 34 04/13/2010
HJR 7 ENDORSING ANWR LEASING REPRESENTATIVE MILLETT
LEGIS RESOLVE 24 07/29/2009
HJR 8 CONST. AM: APPROP. LIMIT/MINERAL REVENUE REPRESENTATIVE KELLY
(S) STA 04/13/2010
HJR 10 VETERANS' HEALTH CARE REPRESENTATIVE GUTTENBERG
LEGIS RESOLVE 25 05/25/2009
HJR 12 GROUND-BASED MIDCOURSE DEFENSE SYSTEM REPRESENTATIVE DAHLSTROM
LEGIS RESOLVE 3 07/22/2009
HJR 14 FEDERAL/FEDERALLY FUNDED CONTRACTS REPRESENTATIVE KELLY
(H) L&C 02/06/2009
HJR 17 OPPOSE H.R. 45 (BLAIR HOLT FIREARM LIC.) REPRESENTATIVE HARRIS
LEGIS RESOLVE 11 07/10/2009
HJR 18 OPPOSING ANWR WILDERNESS DESIGNATION REPRESENTATIVE MILLETT
LEGIS RESOLVE 26 07/29/2009
HJR 21 GROUNDFISH FISHERIES LICENSES REPRESENTATIVE AUSTERMAN
(S) RLS 04/06/2009
HJR 25 HYDROELECTRIC POWER; RENEWABLE ENERGY REPRESENTATIVE THOMAS
LEGIS RESOLVE 27 07/22/2009
HJR 27 STATE SOVEREIGNTY REPRESENTATIVE KELLY
LEGIS RESOLVE 28 07/10/2009
HJR 29 DESIGNATING 2009 AS THE YEAR OF ARMY NCO REPRESENTATIVE GATTO
(H) RLS 04/02/2009
HJR 31 SUPPORT SOLDIERS' BURIAL DESIGNATIONS REPRESENTATIVE THOMAS
LEGIS RESOLVE 10 07/09/2009
HJR 33 RESTART COOK INLET PRODUCTION REPRESENTATIVE OLSON
(S) RES 04/19/2009
HJR 35 CONST AM: HEALTH CARE REPRESENTATIVES KELLY, KELLER, P.WILSON, GATTO
FAILED (H) 04/15/2010
HJR 40 COOK INLET/KACHEMAK BELUGA POPULATION REPRESENTATIVE MILLETT
LEGIS RESOLVE 42 08/03/2010
HJR 45 OPPOSE FEDERAL CAP AND TRADE LEGISLATION REPRESENTATIVE STOLTZE
LEGIS RESOLVE 67 08/03/2010
HJR 47 SMALL VESSEL CARGO EXEMPTION REPRESENTATIVE JOHANSEN
LEGIS RESOLVE 68 08/03/2010
HJR 48 CRIME VICTIMS FUND PRESERVATION ACT REPRESENTATIVE KERTTULA
LEGIS RESOLVE 69 08/03/2010
HJR 49 OPPOSING EPA CLEAN AIR ACT REGULATIONS REPRESENTATIVE STOLTZE
LEGIS RESOLVE 70 08/03/2010
HJR 50 OPPOSING S. 1535--LIMIT ON AERIAL HUNTING REPRESENTATIVE NEUMAN
(H) RES 02/23/2010
HR 6 DEVELOP MENTAL HEALTH TRUST LAND REPRESENTATIVE STOLTZE
HOUSE RESOLVE 6 05/05/2009
HR 7 URGE REPEAL OF FEDERAL ESTATE/GIFT TAX REPRESENTATIVE FAIRCLOUGH
HOUSE RESOLVE 8 06/08/2009
HR 8 OPPOSE TSA SECURITY RULE REPRESENTATIVE KELLY
HOUSE RESOLVE 5 03/09/2009
HR 9 STATE SOVEREIGNTY REPRESENTATIVE KELLY
RETURNED TO (H) RLS 03/13/2009
HR 10 IN SUPPORT OF SENATOR TED STEVENS REPRESENTATIVE R.FOSTER
HOUSE RESOLVE 7 06/02/2009
HR 11 REQUESTING STATUS REPORTS ON AGIA PROJECT REPRESENTATIVE RAMRAS
WITHDRAWN BY SPONSR 04/19/2009
HR 12 SUPPORTING KENSINGTON GOLD MINE REPRESENTATIVE MUNOZ
HOUSE RESOLVE 9 06/08/2009
HR 13 ANCHORAGE VEHICLE INSPECTION PROGRAM REPRESENTATIVE STOLTZE
HOUSE RESOLVE 10 03/17/2010
SB 32 MEDICAID:HOME/COMMUNITY BASED SERVICES SENATOR ELLIS
(H) FIN 04/14/2009
SB 45 VETERANS' CEMETERY/FUND/PLATES/PREFERENCE SENATORS HUGGINS, THERRIAULT
CHAPTER 21 SLA 09 05/25/2009
SB 110 PRESERVATION OF EVIDENCE/DNA I.D. SYSTEM SENATOR FRENCH
CHAPTER 20 SLA 10 05/14/2010
SB 215 PIONEERS HOME RX DRUG BENEFIT SENATORS WIELECHOWSKI, OLSON, KOOKESH, ELLIS, DAVIS
CHAPTER 90 SLA 10 06/17/2010
SB 219 TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY:PROGRAM/MEDICAID SENATOR MCGUIRE
CHAPTER 109 SLA 10 06/25/2010
SB 239 IGNITION INTERLOCK DEVICES/DUI/CHEM. TEST SENATOR MEYER
CHAPTER 85 SLA 10 06/16/2010
SB 243 GEOTHERMAL RESOURCE:ROYALTY/PERMIT/FEE SENATOR MCGUIRE
CHAPTER 38 SLA 10 06/02/2010
SCR 1 BRAIN INJURY AWARENESS MONTH: MARCH 2009 SENATOR MCGUIRE
LEGIS RESOLVE 2 04/15/2009
SCR 12 FETAL ALCOHOL SPECTRUM DISORDERS DAY SENATOR MEYER
LEGIS RESOLVE 35 06/16/2010
SCR 14 FILIPINO AMERICAN HISTORY MONTH SENATOR EGAN
LEGIS RESOLVE 40 08/03/2010
SJR 3 FIREARMS IN NATIONAL PARK SENATOR THERRIAULT
LEGIS RESOLVE 15 07/09/2009
SJR 10 SUPPORT S. 371-CONCEALED CARRY RECIPROC. SENATOR THOMAS
LEGIS RESOLVE 12 07/10/2009
SJR 16 OFFSHORE OIL & GAS REVENUE SENATOR WIELECHOWSKI
LEGIS RESOLVE 16 07/23/2009
SJR 17 DESIGNATING 2009 AS THE YEAR OF ARMY NCO SENATOR HUGGINS
LEGIS RESOLVE 9 06/17/2009
SJR 22 FEDERAL PREEMPTION OF SALMON MANAGEMENT SENATOR HUGGINS
LEGIS RESOLVE 33 04/15/2010
SJR 27 FED. FUNDING: DOMESTIC SEAFOOD MARKETING SENATOR EGAN
LEGIS RESOLVE 37 06/25/2010

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