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2015-02-02 Senate Journal

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2015-02-02                     Senate Journal                      Page 0125
SJR 9                                                                                                                         
SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION                                                                                  
NO. 9 BY SENATOR GARDNER,                                                                                                       
          Urging the Alaska Department of Law and the United                                                                    
          States Department of Justice to file a motion in                                                                      
          United States District Court to compel the                                                                            
          ExxonMobil Corporation to honor the commitment to                                                                     
          pay additional damages for the Exxon Valdez oil spill                                                                 
          under the "Reopener for Unknown Injury" provision                                                                     
          of the 1991 Agreement and Consent Decree and to                                                                       
          collect the full demand for payment the state and                                                                     
          federal government submitted to the ExxonMobil                                                                        
          Corporation on August 31, 2006; and urging the                                                                        
          Exxon Valdez Oil Spill Trustee Council immediately                                                                    
          to initiate subsurface lingering oil restoration work.                                                                
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