25th-28th Legislature (2007 -2014)

SENATE
ANNA FAIRCLOUGH





Senator Anna Fairclough
District: M
Party: Republican

Legislative Service
2007-2012 Representative
2013-2014 Senator

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Residency in Alaska:
Eagle River: 1985 - present

Family:
Children: Cory, Garret

Education:
Graduate of the Anchorage Public School District
Studied Finances at UAA, UAF, & Eagle River Campus

Alaska State House of Representatives:
Chair, House Special Committee on Fiscal Policy: 2011 - present
Vice-Chair, Finance Committee: 2011-present
Co-Chair, House Community & Regional Affairs Committee: 2007 - 2008
Co-Chair, Anchorage Caucus: 2007 - 2008
Vice-Chair, House Ways & Means Special Committee: 2007 - 2008
Finance Committee: 2009 - present
House Health, Education & Social Services Committee: 2007 - 2008
House Resources Committee: 2007 - 2008
House Rules Committee: 2007 - 2008
House Transportation Committee: 2007 - 2008
House Military & Veterans’ Affairs Special Committee: 2007 - 2008

Other Political and Government Positions:
Co-Chair of the Labor and Economic Development Committee for NCSL: 2011 - present
Women in Government, State Director: 2007 - present
Chair, Energy Task Force: 2008 - 2010
National Sexual Violence & Resource Center: 2003 - 2010
Chair, CDVSA Task Force: 2007 - 2008
Anchorage Assembly: 1999 - 2007
AMATS Assembly Liaison
Task Force for the Convention Center
   past Chair and Vice Chair
Mayor’s 9/11 Task Force

Business and Professional Positions:
Development Director for Hospice of Anchorage: 2007 - present
Former Executive Director, STAR - Standing Together Against Rape
United Food & Commercial Workers, Local 1496, Membership Services

Service Organizations and Community Involvement:
Founding Board Member, Alaska Veterans Memorial Museum
Anchorage Republican Women
Chugiak/Eagle River Chamber of Commerce
National Sexual Violence Resource Center, Advisory Board Member
Chugiak Senior Center, Lifetime Member

Special Interests:
Anna Fairclough is a lifelong Alaskan. She has lived in Eagle River since 1985 and has two sons, Cory and Garret. Anna is a graduate of the Anchorage Public School District and served on the Anchorage Assembly for eight years prior to being elected to the Alaska State House of Representatives in 2006.

Anna represents District 17; the "heart" of Eagle River, including downtown Eagle River, Skyline Drive and a portion of Eagle River Valley.

Previous to her election to the House of Representatives, Anna was the Executive Director of STAR - Standing Together Against Rape - and continues to work closely with the non-profit community. Anna has also worked for United Food and Commercial Workers Local 1496 as the membership service coordinator and is familiar with labor organization issues.

Anna has been active in numerous community organizations over the years including service on; the Anchorage Assembly as Past Chair and Vice Chair, the Mayor’s 9/11 Task Force, AMATS Assembly Liaison, and Task Force for the Convention Center under the Wuerch Administration. Anna served on the National Sexual Violence & Resource Committee (NSVRC) and is a Founding Board Member of the Alaska Veterans Memorial Museum (AVMM). She is also a member of the Anchorage Republican Women’s Club

Anna serves on the Finance Committee as vice-chair and chairs the Finance Budget Subcommittees of the University of Alaska and the Department of Revenue. Anna has also served, during the 25th Legislature, as Co-Chair of the House Community and Regional Affairs Committee, Vice-Chair of the House Ways & Means Committee, and is a member of the Health Education & Social Services, Transportation, Military & Veterans Affairs and Rules Committees.

Legislative Service:

Prime Sponsorship
BillShort TitlePrime Sponsor(s)Current StatusStatus Date
SB 12 PUBLIC PROCUREMENT SENATOR FAIRCLOUGH
CHAPTER 59 SLA 13 06/26/2013
SB 37 EXTEND SUICIDE PREVENTION COUNCIL SENATOR FAIRCLOUGH
CHAPTER 37 SLA 13 06/03/2013
SB 63 CONTRACTS FOR PREPARATION OF BALLOTS SENATOR FAIRCLOUGH
CHAPTER 58 SLA 13 06/26/2013
SB 91 HAZING SENATOR FAIRCLOUGH
(S) JUD 04/10/2013
SB 132 MOTOR VEHICLE REGISTRATION FEES SENIORS SENATOR FAIRCLOUGH
CHAPTER 88 SLA 14 07/16/2014
SB 195 POSTSECONDARY EDUCATION LOANS/GRANTS SENATOR FAIRCLOUGH
CHAPTER 89 SLA 14 07/16/2014
SJR 23 CONST. AM: STUDENT LOAN DEBT SENATOR FAIRCLOUGH
HELD TO 4/25 CAL(H) 04/25/2014



Cosponsored Bills
BillShort TitlePrime Sponsor(s)Current StatusStatus Date
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 32 LINES OF BUSINESS ON BUSINESS LICENSE REPRESENTATIVES COSTELLO, HUGHES
CHAPTER 110 SLA 14 07/31/2014
HB 46 WAIVE CDL SKILL TEST FOR CERTAIN VETERANS REPRESENTATIVE SADDLER
CHAPTER 27 SLA 13 06/02/2013
HB 50 MULTI-UNIT HOUSING: COMMERCIAL USE REPRESENTATIVE COSTELLO
CHAPTER 57 SLA 13 06/26/2013
HB 59 MISSING VULNERABLE ADULT RESPONSE PLAN REPRESENTATIVE GRUENBERG
CHAPTER 71 SLA 13 07/10/2013
HB 67 VIETNAM VETERANS DAY REPRESENTATIVE THOMPSON
CHAPTER 3 SLA 13 03/27/2013
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 135 PETERSVILLE RECREATIONAL MINING AREA REPRESENTATIVE KELLER
CHAPTER 39 SLA 14 06/18/2014
HB 146 PROOF OF MOTOR VEHICLE INSURANCE REPRESENTATIVE HIGGINS
CHAPTER 24 SLA 13 05/29/2013
HB 169 RCA REGULATION OF TELEPHONE DIRECTORIES REPRESENTATIVE OLSON
CHAPTER 64 SLA 14 07/08/2014
HB 180 MILITARY YOUTH ACADEMY REPRESENTATIVE T.WILSON
CHAPTER 72 SLA 13 07/11/2013
HB 212 DRIVER'S LICENSING EXEMPTION: MILITARY REPRESENTATIVES ISAACSON, HUGHES, LEDOUX
CHAPTER 58 SLA 14 07/07/2014
HB 216 OFFICIAL LANGUAGES OF THE STATE REPRESENTATIVES KREISS-TOMKINS, MILLETT, EDGMON, NAGEAK, HERRON
CHAPTER 116 SLA 14 10/23/2014
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 246 CREAMER'S FIELD REFUGE; WICKERSHAM HOUSE REPRESENTATIVE HIGGINS
VETOED BY GOVERNOR 08/18/2014
HB 250 MEDICAL MALPRACTICE ACTIONS REPRESENTATIVE OLSON
CHAPTER 62 SLA 14 07/08/2014
HB 263 EXTEND SENIOR BENEFITS PAYMENT PROGRAM REPRESENTATIVE HAWKER
CHAPTER 113 SLA 14 08/06/2014
HB 298 CONFIDENTIALITY OF PERFORMANCE REVIEWS REPRESENTATIVE CHENAULT
CHAPTER 5 SLA 14 03/25/2014
HB 306 EVAL. INDIRECT EXPENDITURES; TAX CREDITS REPRESENTATIVE THOMPSON
CHAPTER 61 SLA 14 07/07/2014
HB 369 DRUG OVERDOSE: IMMUNITY FROM PROSECUTION REPRESENTATIVE PRUITT
CHAPTER 72 SLA 14 07/10/2014
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
HCR 6 EST. LEG. TASK FORCE ON UNMANNED AIRCRAFT REPRESENTATIVE HUGHES
LEGIS RESOLVE 17 06/14/2013
HCR 21 CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION MONTH REPRESENTATIVE TARR
LEGIS RESOLVE 36 04/17/2014
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 4 MILITARY TRAINING CREDIT SENATOR WIELECHOWSKI
(S) L&C 02/13/2013
SB 7 CORPORATE INCOME TAX; FILM TAX CREDIT SENATOR GIESSEL
CHAPTER 21 SLA 13 05/28/2013
SB 47 DISTRICT OPERATED BOARDING SCHOOLS SENATOR COGHILL
CHAPTER 48 SLA 13 06/18/2013
SB 56 RECLASSIFYING CERTAIN DRUG OFFENSES SENATOR DYSON
(H) FIN 04/10/2013
SB 73 PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTION/MILITARY WIDOW(ER) SENATOR MEYER
CHAPTER 29 SLA 13 06/02/2013
SB 87 NEWBORN SCREENING FOR HEART DEFECTS SENATOR MICCICHE
CHAPTER 56 SLA 13 06/26/2013
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 128 ELECTRONIC BULLYING SENATOR MEYER
CHAPTER 85 SLA 14 07/16/2014
SB 167 MULTIPLE VEHICLE INSURANCE POLICIES SENATOR HUGGINS BY REQUEST
CHAPTER 104 SLA 14 07/28/2014
SB 175 OFFICIAL STATE BOLT-ACTION RIFLE SENATOR HUGGINS
CHAPTER 100 SLA 14 07/28/2014
SB 186 CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES ADVISORY COMMITTEE SENATOR DYSON
CHAPTER 92 SLA 14 07/16/2014
SB 201 NOTICE AGAINST TRESPASS SENATOR STEDMAN
CHAPTER 48 SLA 14 06/20/2014
SB 203 COMPACT FOR A BALANCED BUDGET SENATOR COGHILL
(S) JUD 02/24/2014
SB 206 VEHICLE REGIS/LICENSING/ACCIDENT REPORTS SENATOR MICCICHE
CHAPTER 45 SLA 14 06/19/2014
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
SCR 14 H&SS REGIONAL BEST PRACTICE MODELS SENATOR KELLY
LEGIS RESOLVE 42 07/25/2014
SJR 2 LIMIT FEDERAL INTERVENTION IN STATE SENATOR DYSON
LEGIS RESOLVE 2 06/20/2013
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 14 BASE F-35 AIRCRAFT AT EIELSON AFB SENATOR COGHILL
(H) MLV 02/12/2014
SJR 15 OPPOSE INTERNATIONAL DESIGNATING OF LAND SENATOR GIESSEL
LEGIS RESOLVE 35 08/11/2014
SJR 22 OPPOSE WARRANTLESS DATA COLLECTION SENATOR GIESSEL
LEGIS RESOLVE 51 08/11/2014
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