SENATE
SHELLEY HUGHES
28th-33rd Legislature (2013 -2024)

Senator Shelley Hughes

Email: Senator.Shelley.Hughes@akleg.gov
District: M
Party: Republican
Toll-Free: 800-565-3743

Session Contact
State Capitol Room 7
Juneau AK, 99801
Phone: 907-465-3743

Interim Contact
600 E Railroad Ave
Wasilla AK, 99654
Phone: 907-376-3725

Legislative Service
2013-2016 Representative
2017-2020 Senator
2021-2022 Senator Majority Leader
2023-2024 Senator

Legislative Service:

Prime Sponsorship
BillShort TitlePrime Sponsor(s)Current StatusStatus Date
SB 3 HEALTH INS. INFO.; INCENTIVES SENATOR HUGHES
(S) L&C 03/08/2023
SB 9 ALASKA SUNSET COMMISSION SENATOR HUGHES
(S) STA 01/18/2023
SB 110 SCHOOL/UNIVERSITY EMPLOYEE HEALTH INSUR SENATOR HUGHES
(S) EDC 03/22/2023
SB 111 REJECT COMM RECOMM; LEGISLATOR SALARIES SENATOR HUGHES
(S) FIN 03/22/2023
SB 172 EXTEND SENIOR BENEFITS PAYMENT PROGRAM SENATOR HUGHES
(S) FIN 01/16/2024
SB 173 AUTHORIZE HANDGUNS SCHOOL EMPLOYEE/VOLUNT SENATOR HUGHES
(S) JUD 03/06/2024
SB 177 AI, DEEPFAKES, CYBERSECURITY, DATA XFERS SENATOR HUGHES
(S) JUD 04/24/2024
SJR 2 CONST. AM: ABORTION/FUNDING SENATOR HUGHES
(S) JUD 01/18/2023



Cosponsored Bills
BillShort TitlePrime Sponsor(s)Current StatusStatus Date
HB 23 FILIPINO AMERICAN HISTORY MONTH REPRESENTATIVE MINA
CHAPTER 18 SLA 23 07/20/2023
HB 56 VETERINARIANS; CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE DATA REPRESENTATIVE RUFFRIDGE
CHAPTER 14 SLA 23 07/06/2023
HB 61 LIMITATIONS ON FIREARMS RESTRICTIONS REPRESENTATIVE TILTON
CHAPTER 21 SLA 23 07/29/2023
HB 78 AK COMMUNITY HEALTH AIDE APPRECIATION DAY REPRESENTATIVE MCCORMICK
CHAPTER 17 SLA 23 07/20/2023
HB 104 TIMBER SALE: EXPEDITED/SALVAGE/NEGOTIATED REPRESENTATIVE CRONK
(H) CONCURRED(S) AM 05/15/2024
HB 126 COUNSELORS/THERAPISTS/REVIEW ORGS REPRESENTATIVE WRIGHT
(H) CONCURRED(S) AM 05/15/2024
HB 155 ESTABLISH AK MILITARY AFFAIRS COMMISSION REPRESENTATIVE STAPP
(H) CONCURRED(S) AM 05/15/2024
HB 230 TEACHERS:OUT-OF-STATE EXPERIENCE, RETIRED REPRESENTATIVE HIMSCHOOT
(H) CONCURRED(S) AM 05/15/2024
HB 237 TEMPORARY PERMIT FOR LAPSED NURSE LICENSE REPRESENTATIVE PRAX
RTN TO (H) GOV NEXT 05/10/2024
HB 251 HOMEMADE FOODS; AGRICULTURAL LOANS REPRESENTATIVE RAUSCHER
(H) CONCURRED(S) AM 05/15/2024
HB 265 CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE MATERIAL REPRESENTATIVE VANCE
(S) STA 03/15/2024
HB 286 CRIME VICTIM RESTITUTION REPRESENTATIVE COULOMBE
(S) RLS 05/03/2024
HB 337 ESTABLISHING 4-H DAY REPRESENTATIVE MEARS
RTN TO (H) GOV NEXT 05/15/2024
HCR 8 HONORING VIETNAM WAR VETERANS REPRESENTATIVE SHAW
RTN TO (H) GOV NEXT 04/19/2024
HJR 3 CONCEALED HANDGUN RECIPROCITY B/W STATES REPRESENTATIVE RAUSCHER
(H) CONCURRED(S) AM 05/13/2024
HJR 4 HONORING THE ALASKA-KOREA RELATIONSHIP REPRESENTATIVE MINA
LEGIS RESOLVE 4 03/31/2023
HJR 6 NAT'L PETROLEUM RESERVE IN ALASKA REPRESENTATIVE PATKOTAK
LEGIS RESOLVE 2 02/28/2023
HJR 10 NAT'L PARK SERVICE; HUNTING IN PRESERVES REPRESENTATIVE CRONK
LEGIS RESOLVE 5 07/20/2023
HJR 11 ADDRESS AIR POLLUTION IN FAIRBANKS REPRESENTATIVE STAPP
LEGIS RESOLVE 7 07/20/2023
HJR 18 SOCIAL SECURITY BENEFIT REDUCTION REPEAL REPRESENTATIVE GALVIN
RTN TO (H) GOV NEXT 05/15/2024
SB 10 HUNTING/TRAPPING/FISHING: DISABLED VETS SENATOR KIEHL
CHAPTER 4 SLA 23 05/24/2023
SB 13 UNIVERSITY: TEXTBOOKS/MATERIALS COST SENATOR MYERS
RTN TO (S) GOV NEXT 05/15/2024
SB 29 CIVICS EDUCATION SENATOR STEVENS
(H) CALENDAR 5/15 05/15/2024
SB 34 CITIZEN ADVISORY COMM ON FEDERAL AREAS SENATOR KAUFMAN
(S) CONCURRED(H) AM 05/15/2024
SB 45 DIRECT HEALTH AGREEMENT: NOT INSURANCE SENATOR WILSON
AWAIT TRANSMIT GOV 04/11/2024
SB 51 CONTROLLED SUB. DATA: EXEMPT VETERINARIAN SENATOR TOBIN
(S) L&C 03/10/2023
SB 99 FINANCIAL LITERACY PROGRAM IN SCHOOLS SENATOR WIELECHOWSKI
(H) FIN 03/20/2024
SB 115 PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT SCOPE OF PRACTICE SENATOR TOBIN BY REQUEST
(H) RLS 05/10/2024
SB 161 TAX EXEMPTION FOR FARM LAND/STRUCTURES SENATOR BJORKMAN
(H) RES 04/22/2024
SB 170 EXTND SR BENEFITS; REPEAL LONGEVITY BONUS SENATOR KAWASAKI
(H) RLS 05/14/2024
SB 174 HONOR & REMEMBER/HONOR & SACRIFICE FLAGS SENATOR BJORKMAN
RTN TO (S) GOV NEXT 05/10/2024
SB 215 TEACHERS: BOARD CERTIFICATION INCENTIVE SENATOR BJORKMAN
(S) FIN 02/28/2024
SB 230 PRISONER ACCESS TO COMPUTER/PHONE/TABLET SENATOR MYERS
(S) STA 02/14/2024
SB 236 GRANTS TO DISASTER VICTIMS SENATOR KIEHL
(H) FIN 05/08/2024
SB 242 PROPERTY ASSESSMENT SENATOR KIEHL
(S) CRA 02/19/2024
SJR 14 SUPPORT STATE SEAFOOD INDUSTRY SENATOR BISHOP
(S) CONCURRED(H) AM 05/03/2024
SJR 17 EXTEND DEADLINE FOR ARP-HCY FUNDS SENATOR TOBIN
(H) RLS 04/29/2024
SR 3 CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE AWARENESS MONTH SENATOR GRAY-JACKSON
SENATE RESOLVE 2 03/12/2024