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2009-03-20 Senate Journal

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2009-03-20                     Senate Journal                      Page 0598
SJR 16                                                                                                                        
SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 16 BY SENATOR                                                                                       
          Expressing support for environmentally sound and                                                                      
          culturally sensitive development of the oil and gas                                                                   
          resources in federal waters offshore of Alaska's coast                                                                
          as a means to ensure energy independence, security                                                                    
          for the nation, and jobs for Alaskans; and urging the                                                                 
          United States Congress to provide a means for                                                                         
          consistently sharing with all coastal energy-                                                                         
          producing states, on an ongoing basis, revenue                                                                        
          generated from oil and gas development on the outer                                                                   
          continental shelf, to ensure that those states develop,                                                               
          support, and maintain necessary infrastructure and                                                                    
          preserve environmental integrity.                                                                                     
was read the first time and referred to the Resources Committee.