22nd-29th Legislature (2001 -2016)

SENATE
LESIL MCGUIRE





Senator Lesil McGuire
District: L
Party: Republican

Legislative Service
2001-2006 Representative
2007-2016 Senator

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Date/Place of Birth:
January 22, 1971
Portland,Oregon

Residency in Alaska:
Anchorage: 1973 - present

Children:
Grayson

Education:
Willamette University, Oregon:
- Bachelors of Arts: 1989 - 1993
- Juris Doctorate: 1995 - 1998

Alaska State House of Representatives:
2001 - 2006
Member, House Leadership
Chair, Judiciary Committee: 2003 - 2006
Chair, Administration Regulation Review Joint
Committee: 2001 - 2002
Chair, Special Committee on Economic
Development, Trade, & Tourism: 2001 - 2002
Vice-Chair, Special Committee on Economic
Development, International Trade, & Tourism:
2003 - 2004
Special Committee on Oil & Gas: 2003 - 2006
State/Federal Research & Development Joint
Committee: 2001 - 2006
Ombudsman Selection Committee: 2001 - 2002
Resources Committee: 2001 - 2002
Rules Committee: 2001 - 2002
Finance Subcommittees:
- Court System: 2003 - 2006
- Community & Economic Development:
2001 - 2006
- Law: 2003 - 2006
- Environmental Conservation: 2001 - 2002
- Revenue: 2001 - 2006
- Corrections: 2005 - 2006

Other Political and Government Positions:
Committee Aide, Alaska Legislature, Judiciary Committee: 2000
Law Clerk, Oregon Department of Justice:
1996 - 1998
Legal Intern, U.S. Attorney’s Office: 1996
Legislative and Press Aide: 1993 - 1995
- U.S. Senator Ted Stevens

Business and Professional Positions:
Self Employed - Research and Writing

Service Organizations and Community Involvement:
American Diabetes Association
Alaska Traumatic Brain Injury Awareness Board
Anchorage Chamber of Commerce
Anchorage Economic Development Corporation
Habitat for Humanity
Salem’s Women’s Crisis Center
Commonwealth North
Covenant House
Anchorage Republican Women’s Club
Young Republicans
Civil Air Patrol

Special Interests:
Fishing, Hiking, Skiing, Flying, Scuba Diving, Reading

Legislative Service:

Prime Sponsorship
BillShort TitlePrime Sponsor(s)Current StatusStatus Date
SB 16 STATE ARCTIC POLICY AND REPORTS SENATOR MCGUIRE
(S) ARC 01/21/2015
SB 37 SEXUAL ABUSE/ASSAULT PREVENTION PROGRAMS SENATOR MCGUIRE
(S) EDC 02/04/2015
SB 49 CIVIL LEGAL SERVICES FUND SENATOR MCGUIRE
(S) FIN 03/04/2015
SB 65 JUVENILE JUSTICE ADJUDICATIONS SENATOR MCGUIRE
(S) HSS 03/02/2015
SB 82 ALCOHOL/SUBST ABUSE PROGRAM MITIGATION SENATOR MCGUIRE
(S) RLS 04/14/2015
SB 83 PEACE OFFICER/FIREFIGHTER RETIREMENT SENATOR MCGUIRE
(S) STA 03/20/2015
SB 93 ELECTION REGISTRATION AND VOTING SENATOR MCGUIRE
(S) STA 03/27/2015
SB 105 RAILBELT ELECTRICAL TRANSMISSION AUTH. SENATOR MCGUIRE
(S) NRG 04/11/2015
SB 114 PERM FUND: EARNINGS, DEPOSITS, ACCOUNTS SENATOR MCGUIRE
(S) FIN 03/16/2016
SB 157 AMUSEMENT DEVICES & GAMBLING DEFINITION SENATOR MCGUIRE
CHAPTER 7 SLA 16 05/17/2016
SB 168 BOARD OF BARBERS AND HAIRDRESSERS SENATOR MCGUIRE
(S) FIN 03/11/2016
SB 178 LIMITED LIC FOR DUI;TREATMENT & INTERLOCK SENATOR MCGUIRE
WITHDRAWN 03/23/2016
SB 182 DNA TESTING EXEMPTION FOR GENEALOGY SENATOR MCGUIRE
(S) JUD 02/17/2016
SB 184 USPHS & NOAA OFFICERS AS VETERANS SENATOR MCGUIRE
(S) STA 02/19/2016
SB 190 EXEMPTION FROM POST-SECONDARY ED REGS SENATOR MCGUIRE
(S) L&C 03/18/2016
SB 192 AIDEA BONDS, LOANS, FUND; AEA LOAN SENATOR MCGUIRE
(S) NRG 02/22/2016
SB 193 EXTEND EXEMPTION FOR SMALL POWER PLANTS SENATOR MCGUIRE
CHAPTER 45 SLA 16 07/20/2016
SB 195 CONTRACTS TO PROVIDE STATE PROCUREMENT SENATOR MCGUIRE
(S) STA 02/22/2016
SCR 11 SUSPEND UNIFORM RULES FOR HB 5 SENATOR MCGUIRE
LEGIS RESOLVE 14 09/01/2015
SJR 16 ARCTIC ECONOMIC COUNCIL SENATOR MCGUIRE
LEGIS RESOLVE 21 09/01/2015
SJR 19 CALL FED. CONSTITUTIONAL CONV:TERM LIMITS SENATOR MCGUIRE
(S) RLS 03/02/2016



Cosponsored Bills
BillShort TitlePrime Sponsor(s)Current StatusStatus Date
HB 5 GUARDIANS/CONSERVATORS OF CERTAIN PERSONS REPRESENTATIVE HAWKER
VETOED BY GOVERNOR 05/14/2015
HB 8 POWERS OF ATTORNEY REPRESENTATIVE HUGHES
CHAPTER 50 SLA 16 07/28/2016
HB 15 ELECT MONITORING CREDITS;MITIGATING FCTRS REPRESENTATIVE WILSON
CHAPTER 20 SLA 15 05/14/2015
HB 35 MARCH 27: GREAT ALASKA EARTHQUAKE DAY REPRESENTATIVE MILLETT
CHAPTER 2 SLA 15 04/18/2015
HB 43 JAN 9: AK LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS' DAY REPRESENTATIVES LYNN, TALERICO, VAZQUEZ, WOOL, CLAMAN
CHAPTER 1 SLA 15 04/03/2015
HB 56 ALASKA FIREFIGHTERS' DAY REPRESENTATIVES LYNN, CLAMAN
CHAPTER 7 SLA 15 05/05/2015
HB 76 GOV COUNCIL ON DISABILITIES/SPECIAL ED REPRESENTATIVE MILLETT
CHAPTER 5 SLA 16 05/04/2016
HB 128 ALASKA WILD SALMON DAY REPRESENTATIVE EDGMON
CHAPTER 6 SLA 16 05/07/2016
HB 143 AIDEA BONDS: SWEETHEART CREEK HYDRO PROJ. REPRESENTATIVE MUNOZ
CHAPTER 37 SLA 16 07/15/2016
HB 175 ESTABLISH MILITARY FAMILY DAY REPRESENTATIVE LYNN
CHAPTER 4 SLA 16 04/21/2016
HB 188 PERSON W/DISABILITY SAVINGS ACCOUNTS REPRESENTATIVE SADDLER
CHAPTER 56 SLA 16 08/06/2016
HB 216 NAVIGABLE WATER; INTERFERENCE, DEFINITION REPRESENTATIVE TALERICO
CHAPTER 14 SLA 16 06/02/2016
HB 289 BOARD OF BARBERS AND HAIRDRESSERS REPRESENTATIVE LEDOUX
WITHDRAWN 04/17/2016
HB 308 CHILD SAFETY SEAT INSTALLATION LIABILITY REPRESENTATIVE MILLETT
CHAPTER 31 SLA 16 07/01/2016
HB 324 VIOLENT CRIMES COMP BOARD MEMBERSHIP REPRESENTATIVE LEDOUX
(S) RLS 04/06/2016
HCR 2 JAN 24 - 30, 2016: AK SCHOOL CHOICE WEEK REPRESENTATIVE GATTIS
LEGIS RESOLVE 5 09/01/2015
HCR 4 US COUNTERMAND CONVENTION; DELEGATES REPRESENTATIVE HUGHES
LEGIS RESOLVE 46 09/23/2016
HCR 5 DECLARE 2015-2017 AS YEARS OF THE ARCTIC REPRESENTATIVE HERRON
LEGIS RESOLVE 12 09/01/2015
HJR 4 OFFSHORE OIL & GAS REVENUE SHARING REPRESENTATIVE SADDLER
LEGIS RESOLVE 8 09/01/2015
HJR 6 FEDERAL CONTAMINATION OF ANCSA LANDS REPRESENTATIVE MILLETT
LEGIS RESOLVE 9 09/01/2015
HJR 7 OPPOSE ALEUTIAN NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY REPRESENTATIVE EDGMON
LEGIS RESOLVE 6 09/01/2015
HJR 9 ENDORSING ANWR LEASING; RELATED ISSUES REPRESENTATIVE TALERICO
LEGIS RESOLVE 2 09/01/2015
HJR 10 OPPOSE ANWR WILDERNESS DESIGNATION REPRESENTATIVE NAGEAK
LEGIS RESOLVE 1 09/01/2015
HJR 13 RETAIN ARMY FORCES IN ALASKA REPRESENTATIVE REINBOLD
LEGIS RESOLVE 4 09/01/2015
HJR 14 CALL FOR US COUNTERMAND CONVENTION REPRESENTATIVE HUGHES
LEGIS RESOLVE 49 09/15/2016
HJR 18 LIMIT DECLARATION OF NATL. MONUMENTS REPRESENTATIVE MILLETT
LEGIS RESOLVE 19 09/01/2015
SB 1 REGULATION OF SMOKING SENATOR MICCICHE
(H) JUD 04/04/2016
SB 5 RESTITUTION: PROPERTY AND INCOME LOSS SENATOR MICCICHE
CHAPTER 17 SLA 15 05/11/2015
SB 6 ELIMINATE DAYLIGHT SAVING TIME SENATOR MACKINNON
(H) FIN 04/08/2016
SB 8 INDUSTRIAL HEMP PRODUCTION LICENSES SENATOR ELLIS
(S) FIN 04/01/2016
SB 9 VOTER LIST ACCURACY; ELECTION PAMPHLETS SENATOR MICCICHE
CHAPTER 13 SLA 16 05/27/2016
SB 23 OPIOID OD DRUGS: DISPENSING; IMMUNITY SENATOR ELLIS
CHAPTER 2 SLA 16 03/14/2016
SB 43 IMMUNITY FOR FIRE DEPT. & MEMBERS SENATOR COGHILL
CHAPTER 15 SLA 15 05/11/2015
SB 53 ADVANCED PRACTICE REGISTERED NURSES SENATOR GIESSEL
CHAPTER 33 SLA 16 07/06/2016
SB 63 NAMING ST. LIBRARY/MUSEUM & READING ROOM SENATOR EGAN
CHAPTER 6 SLA 15 05/05/2015
SB 71 VACCINE CERTIFICATION FOR PHARMACISTS SENATOR GIESSEL BY REQUEST
CHAPTER 16 SLA 15 05/11/2015
SB 72 DESIGNATED CAREGIVERS FOR PATIENTS SENATOR GIESSEL
CHAPTER 47 SLA 16 07/20/2016
SB 74 MEDICAID REFORM;TELEMEDICINE;DRUG DATABAS SENATOR KELLY
CHAPTER 25 SLA 16 06/21/2016
SB 88 TEACHERS & PUB EMPLOYEE RETIREMENT PLANS SENATOR EGAN
(S) CRA 03/25/2015
SB 90 MEDICAID: USED DURABLE MEDICAL EQUIPMENT SENATOR STOLTZE
(S) FIN 04/11/2015
SB 91 OMNIBUS CRIM LAW & PROCEDURE; CORRECTIONS SENATOR COGHILL
CHAPTER 36 SLA 16 07/11/2016
SB 99 ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE CONTROL; ALCOHOL REG SENATOR MICCICHE
(S) L&C 04/07/2015
SB 121 SECURITY FREEZE ON CERTAIN CREDIT REPORTS SENATOR MEYER
CHAPTER 22 SLA 16 06/19/2016
SB 124 EXTEND SUNSET ON AK COMMISSION ON AGING SENATOR STOLTZE BY REQUEST
CHAPTER 19 SLA 16 06/15/2016
SB 126 SMALL SECURITY OFFERINGS SENATOR COSTELLO
CHAPTER 38 SLA 16 07/18/2016
SB 174 REG. OF FIREARMS/KNIVES BY UNIV. OF AK SENATOR KELLY
(H) FIN 04/14/2016
SB 180 PARENT-GUARDIAN/CHILD:TEMP. POWER OF ATTY SENATOR GIESSEL
CHAPTER 28 SLA 16 06/22/2016
SB 196 POWER COST EQ FUND: RESERVE ACCT;DIVIDEND SENATOR HOFFMAN
CHAPTER 43 SLA 16 07/20/2016
SB 200 MANDATORY PHYSICAL ACTIVITY IN SCHOOLS SENATOR COSTELLO
CHAPTER 40 SLA 16 07/18/2016
SCR 4 US COUNTERMAND CONVENTION DELEGATES SENATOR STOLTZE
(S) FIN 02/10/2016
SCR 6 SEXUAL ASSAULT AWARENESS MONTH:APRIL 2015 SENATOR MEYER
LEGIS RESOLVE 10 09/01/2015
SCR 20 SEXUAL ASSAULT AWARENESS MONTH:APRIL 2016 SENATOR MEYER
LEGIS RESOLVE 33 08/16/2016
SJR 7 NATIVE AMERICAN VETERANS' MONUMENT SENATOR WIELECHOWSKI
(H) RLS 03/18/2015
SJR 13 OCS OIL & GAS EXPLORATION/DEVELOPMENT SENATOR COGHILL
LEGIS RESOLVE 26 09/01/2015
SJR 15 CALL FOR US COUNTERMAND CONVENTION SENATOR STOLTZE
(S) RLS 02/10/2016