SENATE
TOM BEGICH
30th-32nd Legislature (2017 -2022)

Senator Tom Begich
Minority Leader

Email: Senator.Tom.Begich@akleg.gov
District: J
Party: Democrat
Toll-Free: 888-330-3704

Session Contact
State Capitol Room 11
Juneau AK, 99801
Phone: 907-465-3704

Interim Contact
1500 W Benson Blvd
Anchorage AK, 99503
Phone: 907-269-0169
Fax: 907-269-0172

Legislative Service
2021-2022 Senator Minority Leader
2017-2018 Senator
2019-2020 Senator Senate Minority Leader

Legislative Service:

Prime Sponsorship
BillShort TitlePrime Sponsor(s)Current StatusStatus Date
SB 8 PRE-K/ELEM ED PROGRAMS/FUNDING; READING SENATOR BEGICH
WITHDRAWN 03/28/2022
SB 10 FREE/REDUCED TUITION FOR ESSENTIAL WORKER SENATOR BEGICH
(H) FIN 02/28/2022
SB 11 COMMUNITY PROPERTY TRUSTS SENATOR BEGICH
AWAIT TRANSMIT GOV 05/10/2022
SB 13 OIL AND GAS PROPERTY TAX SENATOR BEGICH
(S) CRA 01/22/2021
SB 16 EQUAL PAY/ LIVING WAGE ACT; SEX DISCRIM. SENATOR BEGICH
(S) L&C 01/22/2021
SB 17 ENERGY EFFICIENCY & POLICY: PUB. BLDGS SENATOR BEGICH
(S) FIN 05/03/2021
SB 18 CLASS SIZE REDUCTION GRANT PROGRAM SENATOR BEGICH
(S) EDC 01/22/2021
SB 28 EST. APRIL 24 ALASKA CONSTITUTION DAY SENATOR BEGICH
CHAPTER 33 SLA 21 08/30/2021
SB 30 COLORECTAL CANCER SCREEN COVERAGE SENATOR BEGICH
WITHDRAWN 01/18/2022
SB 66 MEMBERS LEG COUNCIL; LEG BUDGET & AUDIT SENATOR BEGICH
(H) STA 04/13/2022
SB 99 JUVENILES: JUSTICE,FACILITES,TREATMENT SENATOR BEGICH
WITHDRAWN 05/19/2021
SB 100 STATE INCOME TAX SENATOR BEGICH
(S) STA 03/10/2021
SB 114 JUVENILE OFFENDERS: PAROLE ELIGIBILITY SENATOR BEGICH
(S) STA 03/29/2021
SB 184 SETTLEMENT TRUSTS & BENEFITS ELIGIBILITY SENATOR BEGICH
(S) FIN 04/20/2022
SB 212 NAMING THE INSOOK BAIK BRIDGE SENATOR BEGICH
(S) TRA 02/22/2022
SB3002 TAX: MOTOR FUEL, CORP. INCOME, O&G SENATOR BEGICH
(S) RES 09/02/2021
SB3003 PERMANENT FUND; SUSTAINABLE DIVIDEND; PCE SENATOR BEGICH
(S) FIN 09/01/2021
SJR 14 SUPPORTING NATIONAL INFRASTRUCTURE BANK SENATOR BEGICH
(S) TRA 04/14/2021
SJR 15 RECOGNIZING ALASKA/CANADA RELATIONSHIP SENATOR BEGICH
LEGIS RESOLVE 12 04/27/2022
SJR 22 CONST. AM: RIGHT OF PEOPLE TO ANNUAL PFD SENATOR BEGICH
(S) STA 02/22/2022
SJR302 CONST. AM: PFD/SUSTAINABLE DIVIDEND/PCE SENATOR BEGICH
(S) JUD 09/01/2021



Cosponsored Bills
BillShort TitlePrime Sponsor(s)Current StatusStatus Date
HB 10 FUNTER BAY MARINE PARK: UNANGAN CEMETERY REPRESENTATIVE HANNAN
CHAPTER 3 SLA 21 06/08/2021
HB 34 NAMING VIETNAM HELI. PILOTS' MEM. BRIDGE REPRESENTATIVE SHAW
CHAPTER 30 SLA 21 08/28/2021
HB 55 PEACE OFFICER/FIREFIGHTER RETIRE BENEFITS REPRESENTATIVE JOSEPHSON
(S) FIN 01/18/2022
HB 62 MARRIAGE: WITNESSES/SOLEMNIZATION/CONSENT REPRESENTATIVE CLAMAN
(H)AWAIT CONC/RECED 05/17/2022
HB 123 STATE RECOGNITION OF TRIBES REPRESENTATIVE ZULKOSKY
(H) CONCURRED(S) AM 05/17/2022
HB 184 REQUIRE TRIBAL CHILD WELFARE COMPACT REPRESENTATIVE ZULKOSKY
(H) CONCURRED(S) AM 05/17/2022
HB 234 POLITICAL CONTRIBUTION LIMITS REPRESENTATIVE SCHRAGE
(S) STA 03/18/2022
HB 246 ACCESS TO MARIJUANA CONVICTION RECORDS REPRESENTATIVE KREISS-TOMKINS
(S) FIN 05/03/2022
HB 297 MILITARY MEMBER CHILD PROTECTION REPRESENTATIVE HOPKINS
(H) CONCURRED(S) AM 05/17/2022
HB 308 DEMENTIA AWARENESS & HEALTHCARE CAPACITY REPRESENTATIVE STUTES
3RD RDG,5/18 CAL(S) 05/17/2022
HB 363 BROADBAND: OFFICE, GRANTS, PARITY REPRESENTATIVE EDGMON
(H)AWAIT CONC/RECED 05/17/2022
HJR 14 RESOLUTION: FED SAFE BANKING ACT/CANNABIS REPRESENTATIVE RASMUSSEN
LEGIS RESOLVE 6 06/16/2021
HJR 16 HMONG VETERANS MILITARY RIGHTS REPRESENTATIVE NELSON
AWAIT TRANSMIT GOV 02/14/2022
SB 1 CHOKEHOLD BAN SENATOR GRAY-JACKSON
(S) STA 01/22/2021
SB 2 PEACE OFFICERS: DE-ESCALATION, MISCONDUCT SENATOR GRAY-JACKSON
(S) STA 01/22/2021
SB 3 POLICE OFFICERS: ORAL WARNING/DE-ESCALATE SENATOR GRAY-JACKSON
(S) STA 01/22/2021
SB 4 PROHIBIT PEACE OFF. SHOOT MOVING VEHICLE SENATOR GRAY-JACKSON
(S) STA 01/22/2021
SB 5 PROCLAIM JUNETEENTH DAY A HOLIDAY SENATOR GRAY-JACKSON
(S) STA 01/22/2021
SB 7 STATE TROOPER POLICIES: PUBLIC ACCESS SENATOR GRAY-JACKSON
RTN TO (S) GOV NEXT 05/16/2022
SB 19 EXTEND SPECIAL EDUCATION SERVICE AGENCY SENATOR STEVENS
CHAPTER 12 SLA 21 06/29/2021
SB 25 STATE GOV'T FINANCES: WEBSITE SENATOR WIELECHOWSKI
(S)AWAIT CONC/RECED 05/17/2022
SB 32 COLLEGE CREDIT FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS SENATOR STEVENS
(H)HELD IN 2ND TO 5/18 05/17/2022
SB 36 U OF A REGENTS REPORTING REQUIREMENTS SENATOR STEVENS
(H) STA 04/04/2022
SB 40 VETERANS' BENEFITS SERVICES; DISCLOSURE SENATOR REVAK
CHAPTER 31 SLA 21 08/28/2021
SB 46 LAW ENFORCEMENT: REGISTRY; USE OF FORCE SENATOR GRAY-JACKSON
(S) STA 05/18/2021
SB 47 VEHICLE REGISTRATION/PERSONS W/DISABILITY SENATOR GRAY-JACKSON
CHAPTER 28 SLA 21 08/25/2021
SB 65 LIABILITY CONSULTING HEALTH CARE PROVIDER SENATOR KIEHL
CHAPTER 24 SLA 21 08/16/2021
SB 72 SEC. SCHOOL CIVICS EDUCATION SENATOR STEVENS
(H) FIN 04/29/2022
SB 80 PUBLIC SCHOOLS: MENTAL HEALTH EDUCATION SENATOR GRAY-JACKSON
(H)HELD IN 2ND TO 5/18 05/17/2022
SB 81 VILLAGE PUBLIC SAFETY OFFICERS, GRANTS SENATOR OLSON
AWAIT TRANSMIT GOV 05/09/2022
SB 121 PFAS USE & REMEDIATION; FIRE/WATER SAFETY SENATOR KIEHL
(S) FIN 04/04/2022
SB 125 HUNTING PERMITS: TRANSFERABILITY SENATOR VON IMHOF
CHAPTER 18 SLA 21 07/13/2021
SB 127 UNFAIR CLAIM SETTLEMENT PRACTICES SENATOR SHOWER
(S) L&C 04/19/2021
SB 132 CONTROLLED SUB. DATA: EXEMPT VETERINARIAN SENATOR HOLLAND
(H) L&C 05/09/2022
SB 145 LEGISLATOR RETROACTIVE PER DIEM SENATOR HOLLAND
(S) FIN 03/04/2022
SB 146 UNIVERSITY: TEXTBOOKS/MATERIALS COST SENATOR MYERS
(S) FIN 03/18/2022
SB 155 POLITICAL CONTRIBUTION LIMITS SENATOR WIELECHOWSKI
(S) STA 01/18/2022
SB 157 HEALTH AND PERSONAL SAFETY EDUCATION SENATOR GRAY-JACKSON
(S) EDC 01/18/2022
SB 169 SMOKE/FIRE DAMPERS & SMOKE CTRL SYSTEMS SENATOR COSTELLO
(S) FIN 02/25/2022
SB 172 PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTION SENATOR WIELECHOWSKI
(S) CRA 01/26/2022
SB 185 ELIMINATE MINIMUM WAGE EXEMPTION SENATOR MICCICHE
3RD RDG, 5/18 CAL(H) 05/17/2022
SB 207 ACCESS TO MARIJUANA CONVICTION RECORDS SENATOR SHOWER
(S) JUD 03/30/2022
SJR 8 COMPLETION OF UNIVERSITY LAND GRANT SENATOR STEVENS
LEGIS RESOLVE 4 06/16/2021
SJR 9 URGE EXEMPTION FOR CRUISE SHIPS SENATOR KIEHL
LEGIS RESOLVE 1 04/09/2021
SJR 12 SOCIAL SECURITY BENEFIT REDUCTION REPEAL SENATOR WIELECHOWSKI
(H) CALENDAR 5/18 05/18/2022
SJR 23 SUPPORTING NAMING MTN AFTER GAIL PHILLIPS SENATOR OLSON
RTN TO (S) GOV NEXT 05/16/2022

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