21st-30th Legislature (1999 -2018)

SENATE
JOHN COGHILL





Senator John Coghill
Senate Majority Leader
Email: Senator.John.Coghill@akleg.gov
District: A
Party: Republican
Toll-Free: 877-465-3719
Session Contact
State Capitol Room 119
Juneau AK, 99801
Phone: 907-465-3719
Fax: 907-465-3258
Interim Contact
1292 Sadler Way Suite 340
Fairbanks AK, 99701
Phone: 907-451-2157
Fax:

Legislative Service
1999-2008 Representative
2005-2006 Representative Majority Leader
2009-2010 Representative Resigned; October 27, 2009
2009-2010 Senator Oath taken 10/27/09
2011-2012 Senator Senate Minority Leader (2012)
2013-2014 Senator Senate Minority Leader
2015-2016 Senator Senate Majority Leader
2017-2018 Senator

Legislative Service:

Prime Sponsorship
BillShort TitlePrime Sponsor(s)Current StatusStatus Date
SB 43 PROPERTY CRIMES SENATOR COGHILL
(S) RLS 03/06/2013
SB 47 DISTRICT OPERATED BOARDING SCHOOLS SENATOR COGHILL
CHAPTER 48 SLA 13 06/18/2013
SB 49 MEDICAID PAYMENT FOR ABORTIONS; TERMS SENATOR COGHILL
CHAPTER 8 SLA 14 04/17/2014
SB 51 EXTEND BAR ASS'N BOARD OF GOVERNORS SENATOR COGHILL
(S) JUD 02/13/2013
SB 52 PORTABLE ELECTRONICS INSURANCE SENATOR COGHILL
CHAPTER 25 SLA 13 05/29/2013
SB 61 COMMERCIAL FISHING & AGRICULTURE BANK SENATOR COGHILL
(S) RLS 02/07/2014
SB 65 RETIREMENT PLANS; IRAS; TRUSTS; PROBATE SENATOR COGHILL
CHAPTER 45 SLA 13 06/11/2013
SB 72 OMBUDSMAN SENATOR COGHILL BY REQUEST
(S) JUD 03/11/2013
SB 75 USE OF STATE ASSETS TO IMPLEMENT FED LAWS SENATOR COGHILL
(S) STA 03/11/2013
SB 81 TREATMENT PROGRAMS FOR DUI OFFENSES SENATOR COGHILL
(S) STA 03/18/2013
SB 92 MUNICIPAL TAX CREDIT FOR TUITION SENATOR COGHILL
(S) EDC 03/29/2013
SB 105 QUITCLAIM LAND TO UNITED STATES SENATOR COGHILL
(S) FIN 03/03/2014
SB 109 ADVISORY COMMISSION ON FEDERAL MGT AREAS SENATOR COGHILL
(S) FIN 02/10/2014
SB 113 STIPEND FOR BOARDING SCHOOLS SENATOR COGHILL
(S) FIN 03/14/2014
SB 157 FIRE PROTECTION AND EMERGENCY SERVICES SENATOR COGHILL
CHAPTER 84 SLA 14 07/16/2014
SB 160 DNR: HUNTING GUIDES, CONCESSION PROGRAM SENATOR COGHILL
(S) FIN 03/24/2014
SB 171 MULTIDISCIPLINARY CHILD PROTECTION TEAMS SENATOR COGHILL
CHAPTER 59 SLA 14 07/07/2014
SB 176 REG. OF FIREARMS/KNIVES BY UNIVERSITY SENATOR COGHILL
(S) FIN 03/24/2014
SB 187 CONFIDENTIAL INFORMATION: MISCONDUCT, RLS SENATOR COGHILL
CHAPTER 60 SLA 14 07/07/2014
SB 198 WORKERS' COMPENSATION MEDICAL FEES SENATOR COGHILL
(S) L&C 02/24/2014
SB 203 COMPACT FOR A BALANCED BUDGET SENATOR COGHILL
(S) JUD 02/24/2014
SB 204 STUDENT RESTRAINT, SECLUSION, PSYC DRUGS SENATOR COGHILL BY REQUEST
(S) EDC 02/24/2014
SJR 14 BASE F-35 AIRCRAFT AT EIELSON AFB SENATOR COGHILL
(H) MLV 02/12/2014
SJR 26 PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE SENATOR COGHILL
(H) RLS 04/15/2014



Cosponsored Bills
BillShort TitlePrime Sponsor(s)Current StatusStatus Date
HB 36 EXEMPT DISCHARGES FROM USE OF MUNITIONS REPRESENTATIVE T.WILSON
CHAPTER 5 SLA 13 04/09/2013
HB 46 WAIVE CDL SKILL TEST FOR CERTAIN VETERANS REPRESENTATIVE SADDLER
CHAPTER 27 SLA 13 06/02/2013
HB 57 ENTITY TRANSACTIONS ACT REPRESENTATIVES HOLMES, OLSON
CHAPTER 60 SLA 13 06/26/2013
HB 67 VIETNAM VETERANS DAY REPRESENTATIVE THOMPSON
CHAPTER 3 SLA 13 03/27/2013
HB 88 STATUTORY REFS TO MENTAL RETARDATION REPRESENTATIVE MILLETT
CHAPTER 42 SLA 13 06/03/2013
HB 130 JAY HAMMOND DAY REPRESENTATIVE SEATON
CHAPTER 68 SLA 13 07/10/2013
HB 153 NAMING WALTER J. HICKEL PARKWAY REPRESENTATIVE LYNN
CHAPTER 67 SLA 13 07/10/2013
HB 180 MILITARY YOUTH ACADEMY REPRESENTATIVE T.WILSON
CHAPTER 72 SLA 13 07/11/2013
HB 211 EMPLOYMENT OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES REPRESENTATIVES MILLETT, GATTIS, HOLMES, HUGHES, LEDOUX, JOSEPHSON
CHAPTER 19 SLA 14 05/29/2014
HB 217 DR. WALTER SOBOLEFF DAY REPRESENTATIVES KREISS-TOMKINS, P.WILSON, MUNOZ, KERTTULA
CHAPTER 109 SLA 14 07/30/2014
HB 223 MUNI TAX EXEMPTION: MIL. FACILITY ZONE REPRESENTATIVES THOMPSON, ISAACSON, SADDLER, TARR
CHAPTER 57 SLA 14 07/07/2014
HB 250 MEDICAL MALPRACTICE ACTIONS REPRESENTATIVE OLSON
CHAPTER 62 SLA 14 07/08/2014
HCR 2 PURPLE HEART STATE REPRESENTATIVE HUGHES
LEGIS RESOLVE 4 06/02/2013
HCR 5 DECORATION OF HONOR REPRESENTATIVE SADDLER
LEGIS RESOLVE 5 06/02/2013
HJR 5 OPPOSE GENETICALLY ENGINEERED SALMON REPRESENTATIVE TARR
LEGIS RESOLVE 6 04/15/2013
HJR 6 LEGACY OIL WELL CLEAN UP/AWARENESS; NPR-A REPRESENTATIVE MILLETT
LEGIS RESOLVE 9 06/26/2013
HJR 12 SUPPORT IN-STATE FIREARMS MANUFACTURING REPRESENTATIVE CHENAULT
LEGIS RESOLVE 24 06/20/2013
HJR 15 FEDERAL CONTAMINATION OF ANCSA LANDS REPRESENTATIVE MILLETT
LEGIS RESOLVE 28 03/04/2014
HJR 19 BASE F-35 AIRCRAFT AT EIELSON OR JBER REPRESENTATIVE ISAACSON
LEGIS RESOLVE 29 03/04/2014
HJR 23 GOOD FRIDAY EARTHQUAKE REMEMBRANCE DAY REPRESENTATIVE MILLETT
LEGIS RESOLVE 26 03/04/2014
HJR 24 ARCTIC COUNCIL REPRESENTATIVE HERRON
LEGIS RESOLVE 34 07/17/2014
HJR 25 VETERANS: AGENT ORANGE, TOXIN EXPOSURE REPRESENTATIVE LEDOUX
LEGIS RESOLVE 69 07/10/2014
HJR 26 OFFSHORE OIL & GAS REVENUE SHARING REPRESENTATIVE SADDLER
LEGIS RESOLVE 30 03/04/2014
HJR 30 IZEMBEK LAND EXCHANGE REPRESENTATIVE HERRON
LEGIS RESOLVE 38 09/19/2014
SB 1 ALASKA MINING SENATOR GIESSEL
CHAPTER 6 SLA 13 04/12/2013
SB 2 INTERSTATE MINING COMPACT & COMMISSION SENATOR GIESSEL
CHAPTER 7 SLA 13 04/15/2013
SB 85 EXPERIMENTAL VEHICLE PLATES SENATOR BISHOP
CHAPTER 22 SLA 13 05/29/2013
SB 104 APPROPRIATIONS FROM THE DIVIDEND FUND SENATOR DYSON
(H) FIN 04/07/2014
SB 108 CONFIDENTIALITY OF CRIMINAL CASE RECORDS SENATOR DYSON
VETOED BY GOVERNOR 08/28/2014
SB 110 RETURN OF SEIZED PROPERTY SENATOR DYSON
CHAPTER 91 SLA 14 07/16/2014
SB 124 EXTENDING COUNCIL ON DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SENATOR MEYER
CHAPTER 43 SLA 14 06/18/2014
SB 142 TELEPHONE RECORDS AND ELECTRONIC DATA SENATOR WIELECHOWSKI
(S) CRA 01/27/2014
SB 170 AFFIRMATIVE DEFENSE TO PROSTITUTION SENATOR GARDNER
(H) RLS 04/16/2014
SB 175 OFFICIAL STATE BOLT-ACTION RIFLE SENATOR HUGGINS
CHAPTER 100 SLA 14 07/28/2014
SB 183 EXTEND EMERGING ENERGY TECHNOLOGY FUND SENATOR MCGUIRE
CHAPTER 94 SLA 14 07/16/2014
SB 186 CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES ADVISORY COMMITTEE SENATOR DYSON
CHAPTER 92 SLA 14 07/16/2014
SB 200 WRONGFUL DEATH OF AN UNBORN CHILD SENATOR MCGUIRE
CHAPTER 77 SLA 14 07/10/2014
SCR 2 ACQUIRE TONGASS NATIONAL FOREST LAND SENATOR STEDMAN
LEGIS RESOLVE 48 06/16/2014
SCR 3 JOINT COMMITTEE ON FEDERAL OVERREACH SENATOR MCGUIRE
(H) FIN 01/24/2014
SCR 13 FETAL ALCOHOL SPECTRUM DISORDER SENATOR KELLY
LEGIS RESOLVE 41 07/25/2014
SJR 3 ENDORSING ANWR LEASING SENATOR MICCICHE
LEGIS RESOLVE 12 06/26/2013
SJR 8 MINING/PROCESSING OF RARE EARTH ELEMENTS SENATOR MCGUIRE
LEGIS RESOLVE 13 06/26/2013
SJR 9 CONST. AM: EDUCATION FUNDING SENATOR DUNLEAVY
RETURNED TO (S) RLS 03/12/2014
SJR 15 OPPOSE INTERNATIONAL DESIGNATING OF LAND SENATOR GIESSEL
LEGIS RESOLVE 35 08/11/2014
SJR 18 FEDERAL CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION SENATOR DYSON
(S) RLS 03/12/2014
SJR 22 OPPOSE WARRANTLESS DATA COLLECTION SENATOR GIESSEL
LEGIS RESOLVE 51 08/11/2014
SJR 23 CONST. AM: STUDENT LOAN DEBT SENATOR FAIRCLOUGH
HELD TO 4/25 CAL(H) 04/25/2014
SR 4 WELCOME ARCTIC CAUCUS SENATOR MCGUIRE
SENATE RESOLVE 4 02/01/2013
SR 5 CHINOOK BYCATCH LIMITS; SEASHARE SENATOR MICCICHE
SENATE RESOLVE 5 06/14/2013