22nd-30th Legislature (2001 -2018)

HOUSE
MIKE CHENAULT





Representative Mike Chenault
Speaker of the House
District: 28
Party: Republican

Legislative Service
2001-2008 Representative
2009-2016 Representative Speaker of the House
2017-2018 Representative House Minority Whip

Date/Place of Birth:
February 25, 1957 Hobbs, New Mexico

Family:
Wife - Tanna Children - Brandon, Elisha, Shanda, Miranda

Education:
Kenai Central High School: Graduated 1975

Alaska State House of Representatives:
Speaker of the House: 2009 - present Chair, Committee on Committees: 2009 - present Chair, Special Committee on Military & Veterans’ Affairs: 2001 - 2002 Committee on Committees: 2005 - 2008 Econ. Dev., Trade & Tourism: 2009 - present Finance Committee: 2003 - present Labor & Commerce: 2009 - present Legislative Council: 2009 - present Legislative Budget & Audit: 2003 - 2008 Military & Veterans’ Affairs: 2001 - 2003 Natural Gas Pipelines: 2001 - 2002 Oil & Gas: 2001 - 2002 Resources Committee: 2001 - 2002 Special Committee on Oil and Gas: 2001 - 2002 School District Costs Task Force: 2005 - 2007 Finance Subcommittees: - Administration: 2003 - 2004 - Corrections: 2001 - 2002 - Court System: 2005 - present - Governor: 2005 - present - Health & Social Services: 2001 - present - Legislature: 2005 - present - Military & Veterans Affairs: 2001 - 2002 - Public Safety: 2001 - 2002 - Resources: 2003 - 2004 - Revenue: 2005 - 2008 - University: 2007 - present

Other Political and Government Positions:
Kenai Peninsula Borough School Board: 1999 - 2000 Kenai Fire Service Board: 1999 - 2000

Business and Professional Positions:
Former President, North Peninsula Chamber of Commerce

Service Organizations and Community Involvement:
Elks Club Moose Lodge

Special Interests:
Snow Machines, Golf, Fishing, Children's Sports, Bowling, Computers

Legislative Service:

Prime Sponsorship
BillShort TitlePrime Sponsor(s)Current StatusStatus Date
HB 1 DURATION OF DRIVER'S LICENSE REPRESENTATIVES LYNN, HAWKER, CHENAULT, JOHNSON
CHAPTER 1 SLA 14 03/25/2014
HB 4 ALASKA GASLINE DEVELOPMENT CORP; RCA REPRESENTATIVES HAWKER, CHENAULT
CHAPTER 11 SLA 13 05/21/2013
HB 30 STATE AGENCY PERFORMANCE AUDITS REPRESENTATIVES CHENAULT, OLSON, FEIGE, LYNN, THOMPSON, MILLETT, T.WILSON, PRUITT, KELLER, STOLTZE, JOHNSON, HAWKER, EDGMON, SEATON, NAGEAK, HERRON, LEDOUX, MUNOZ, AUSTERMAN, COSTELLO, P.WILSON, SADDLER, REINBOLD, GATTIS, HUGHES, FOSTER, ISAACSON
CHAPTER 19 SLA 13 05/28/2013
HB 47 INJUNCTION SECURITY: INDUSTRIAL OPERATION REPRESENTATIVES FEIGE, CHENAULT
CHAPTER 111 SLA 14 08/04/2014
HB 69 FEDERAL REGULATION REPRESENTATIVE CHENAULT
CHAPTER 52 SLA 13 06/20/2013
HB 218 SENTENCING;AGGRAVATOR/DEPORTATION STATUS REPRESENTATIVES CHENAULT, MILLETT, HERRON, LYNN
CHAPTER 56 SLA 14 06/23/2014
HB 231 CATTLE BRAND REGISTRATION REPRESENTATIVE CHENAULT
CHAPTER 66 SLA 14 07/08/2014
HB 243 REJECT RECOMMENDATION OF COMP. COMMISSION REPRESENTATIVES CHENAULT, T.WILSON, HUGHES, SEATON, LYNN, HAWKER, FOSTER, NAGEAK, THOMPSON, P.WILSON, MILLETT, JOHNSON, OLSON, GARA, KAWASAKI, TUCK, JOSEPHSON, DRUMMOND, GUTTENBERG, KREISS-TOMKINS, SADDLER
(H) FIN 01/21/2014
HB 244 ADVISORY COMMISSION ON FEDERAL MGT AREAS REPRESENTATIVES KELLER, MILLETT, HUGHES, FEIGE, PRUITT, CHENAULT, OLSON, ISAACSON, THOMPSON, NEUMAN, STOLTZE, LYNN, SADDLER
CHAPTER 40 SLA 14 06/18/2014
HB 285 KACHEMAK BAY CRITICAL HABITAT AREA REPRESENTATIVE CHENAULT
(H) RLS 02/10/2014
HB 298 CONFIDENTIALITY OF PERFORMANCE REVIEWS REPRESENTATIVE CHENAULT
CHAPTER 5 SLA 14 03/25/2014
HB 305 JUNK DEALERS & METAL SCRAPPERS REPRESENTATIVE CHENAULT
CHAPTER 67 SLA 14 07/08/2014
HJR 12 SUPPORT IN-STATE FIREARMS MANUFACTURING REPRESENTATIVE CHENAULT
LEGIS RESOLVE 24 06/20/2013



Cosponsored Bills
BillShort TitlePrime Sponsor(s)Current StatusStatus Date
HB 22 EXTEND BOARD OF MARINE PILOTS REPRESENTATIVE OLSON
CHAPTER 39 SLA 13 06/03/2013
HB 24 SELF DEFENSE REPRESENTATIVES NEUMAN, ISAACSON, LYNN, FEIGE
CHAPTER 51 SLA 13 06/20/2013
HB 33 KNIVES, GRAVITY KNIVES, & SWITCHBLADES REPRESENTATIVE NEUMAN
CHAPTER 54 SLA 13 06/20/2013
HB 40 MUNICIPAL TAX EXEMPTION: FARM STRUCTURES REPRESENTATIVE HUGHES
CHAPTER 66 SLA 13 06/28/2013
HB 67 VIETNAM VETERANS DAY REPRESENTATIVE THOMPSON
CHAPTER 3 SLA 13 03/27/2013
HB 71 AK REGIONAL ECONOMIC ASSISTANCE PROGRAM REPRESENTATIVE HUGHES
CHAPTER 2 SLA 14 03/25/2014
HB 83 FEDERAL LAWS & EXECUTIVE ORDERS REPRESENTATIVE KELLER
CHAPTER 53 SLA 13 06/20/2013
HB 84 MILITARY TRAINING CREDIT/TEMP. LICENSE REPRESENTATIVE SADDLER
CHAPTER 28 SLA 13 06/02/2013
HB 88 STATUTORY REFS TO MENTAL RETARDATION REPRESENTATIVE MILLETT
CHAPTER 42 SLA 13 06/03/2013
HB 92 INTERFERENCE WITH INDUSTRIAL OPERATIONS REPRESENTATIVE FEIGE
(H) JUD 01/30/2013
HB 116 PERS CREDIT FOR MILITARY SERVICE REPRESENTATIVE MILLETT
CHAPTER 81 SLA 14 07/10/2014
HB 130 JAY HAMMOND DAY REPRESENTATIVE SEATON
CHAPTER 68 SLA 13 07/10/2013
HB 147 EXTEND AUTISM EARLY DIAGNOSIS TASK FORCE REPRESENTATIVE SADDLER
CHAPTER 35 SLA 13 06/03/2013
HB 173 RESTRICT MEDICAID PAYMENT FOR ABORTIONS REPRESENTATIVE LEDOUX
(H) FIN 04/06/2013
HB 199 VPSO FIREARMS REPRESENTATIVE EDGMON
CHAPTER 97 SLA 14 07/18/2014
HB 213 GOLF COURSE ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE LICENSES REPRESENTATIVE THOMPSON
(H) L&C 01/21/2014
HB 233 SEXUAL ABUSE/ASSAULT PREVENTION PROGRAMS REPRESENTATIVES TARR, GARA, DRUMMOND, JOSEPHSON
(H) FIN 03/28/2014
HB 234 EXTEND REGULATORY COMMISSION OF ALASKA REPRESENTATIVES HAWKER, ISAACSON, SADDLER
CHAPTER 37 SLA 14 06/18/2014
HB 306 EVAL. INDIRECT EXPENDITURES; TAX CREDITS REPRESENTATIVE THOMPSON
CHAPTER 61 SLA 14 07/07/2014
HB 328 BOARD/LICENSING OF MASSAGE THERAPISTS REPRESENTATIVE NAGEAK
CHAPTER 114 SLA 14 08/11/2014
HB 344 INVASIVE AQUATIC PLANT SPECIES CONTROL REPRESENTATIVE OLSON
(H) RES 02/26/2014
HCR 1 STATE FOOD RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT GROUP REPRESENTATIVE STOLTZE
LEGIS RESOLVE 1 06/28/2013
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 4 OPPOSE GUN CONTROL ORDERS & LEGISLATION REPRESENTATIVE MILLETT
(S) JUD 02/28/2013
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 7 ENDORSING ANWR LEASING REPRESENTATIVE GATTIS
(H) RLS 03/01/2013
HJR 9 MINING/PROCESSING OF RARE EARTH ELEMENTS REPRESENTATIVE COSTELLO
(H) RES 02/15/2013
HJR 10 CONST. AM: TRANSPORTATION FUND REPRESENTATIVE P.WILSON
(S) FIN 04/02/2014
HJR 24 ARCTIC COUNCIL REPRESENTATIVE HERRON
LEGIS RESOLVE 34 07/17/2014
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 12 PUBLIC PROCUREMENT SENATOR FAIRCLOUGH
CHAPTER 59 SLA 13 06/26/2013
SB 148 KACHEMAK BAY CRITICAL HABITAT AREA SENATOR MICCICHE
CHAPTER 3 SLA 14 03/25/2014
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 10 ARCTIC: POLICY, USCG, ARCTIC COUNCIL SENATOR GIESSEL
LEGIS RESOLVE 7 06/26/2013