HB 187: "An Act relating to deregulation of public utilities furnishing collection and disposal service of waste material."
00HOUSE BILL NO. 187 01 "An Act relating to deregulation of public utilities furnishing collection and 02 disposal service of waste material." 03 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF ALASKA: 04 * Section 1. AS 38.05.810(f) is amended to read: 05 (f) The commissioner shall lease state land for telephone or electric 06 transmission and distribution lines for less than the appraised value of the land if the 07 lessee is a nonprofit cooperative association organized under AS 10.25. The 08 commissioner may lease state land that is not located within the boundary of a 09 municipality for the disposal of garbage, refuse, trash, or other waste material for less 10 than the appraised value of the land if the lessee is approved by the commissioner 11 and collects and disposes [A LICENSED PUBLIC UTILITY AUTHORIZED TO 12 COLLECT AND DISPOSE] of garbage, refuse, trash, or other waste material outside 13 the boundaries of a municipality. Before determining the annual rental, the 14 commissioner shall consider the nature of the public service rendered by the nonprofit
01 cooperative association or approved lessee [LICENSED PUBLIC UTILITY] and the 02 terms of the grant under which the land was acquired by the state. A nonprofit 03 cooperative association may not construct improvements other than transmission or 04 distribution lines and substations on land leased under this subsection. An approved 05 lessee [A LICENSED PUBLIC UTILITY] may not construct permanent improvements 06 on land leased under this subsection that are not related to the purpose of the lease. 07 * Sec. 2. AS 29.35.050(b), 29.35.050(c); AS 42.05.711(i), 42.05.711(m), and 08 42.05.990(4)(F) are repealed.