Legislative Bulletin archive

5-13-11

- HOUSE TO VOTE SOON ON CAPITAL BUDGET; $200 MILLION IN EDUCATION PROJECTS

5-6-11

- OPERATING BUDGET WINS APPROVAL OF HOUSE AND SENATE
- CAPITAL BUDGET STILL IN NEGOTIATIONS

4-8-11

- LEGISLATURE IN FINAL NINE DAYS
- EDUCATION BILLS INTRODUCED THIS WEEK
- UPCOMING LEGISLATIVE HEARINGS

4-1-11

- SENATE APPROVES $20 MILLION AMENDMENT FOR SCHOOL FUNDING
- SENATE FINANCE SCHEDULES SCHOOL FUNDING BILL FOR HEARING
- ALASKA SENATE CLEARS STUDENT SURVEY BILL
- HOUSE COMMITTEE PASSES CONSTITUTIONAL CURRICULUM BILL
- STUDENT ATHLETE SAFETY BILL WINS APPROVAL IN COMMITTEE

3-18-11

- LEGISLATIVE ACTION ALERT ON SCHOOL FUNDING
- EDUCATION BUDGET TAKES ITS TURN IN ALASKA SENATE
- PUBLIC TESTIMONY SCHEDULED ON STATE OPERATING BUDGET
- SENATE SUBCOMMITTEE SHIFTS FUNDS FOR SCHOLARSHIP OPTIONS

3-11-11

- LEGISLATIVE ACTION ALERT ON SCHOOL FUNDING
- LEGISLATIVE TASK FORCE SCHEDULES ADDITIONAL WORK SESSION
- LEGISLATIVE UPDATE WITH CARL ROSE
- GOVERNOR DEFENDS SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

3-4-11

- BUDGET HEARING DRAWS SUPPORT FOR K-12 EDUCATION, KIDS
- AASB WEBINAR ON LEGISLATURE SET FOR WEDNESDAY, MARCH 9
- SENATE MODERATES RELEASE NCLB OVERHAUL PLAN

2-25-11

- HAVE YOU WRITTEN YOUR LETTER?
- HOUSE SUBCOMMITTEE ELIMINATES PRE-K PILOT PROGRAM
- UPCOMING LEGISLATIVE HEARINGS

2-18-11

- OBAMAʼS BUDGET PROPOSES A SIGNIFICANT INCREASE FOR SCHOOLS
- EDUCATION BUDGET MAKES TOUGH CHOICES
- LEGISLATION WOULD RAISE ALASKA DROPOUT AGE TO 18
- HEARINGS SCHEDULED NEXT WEEK

2-11-11

- SENATE EDUCATION COMMITTEE PROPOSES BSA INCREASESf
- LEGISLATOR WANTS TEST ON FOUNDING DOCUMENTS
- EDUCATION BILLS INTRODUCED THIS WEEK

2-4-11

- EDUCATION LEADERS APPEAL FOR EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT
- INNOVATIVE PROGRAMS SHOULD GET STATE ASSISTANCE
- “TRAIN ALASKANS FOR ALASKA JOBS”
- “A VISION WITHOUT FUNDING IS AN ILLUSION”
- EDUCATION BILLS INTRODUCED THIS WEEK

1-28-11

- GOVERNOR TO MEET WITH EDUCATION LEADERS AT AASB FLY-IN
- EDUCATION BILLS INTRODUCED THIS WEEK
- HEARINGS SCHEDULED NEXT WEEK

1-21-11

- STATE SENATOR AND REPRESENTATIVE PHONE CONTACT LIST (2011)


4-19-10

- ALASKA LEGISLATURE ADJOURNS AFTER PASSING MAJOR ED BILLS
- OTHER EDUCATION BILLS THAT PASSED (AND FAILED TO PASS) IN THE FINAL DAYS

4-9-10

- WITH 9 DAYS TO GO, A STATUS UPDATE ON MAJOR EDUCATION BILLS
- OTHER EDUCATION BILLS GETTING ATTENTION

3-26-10

- WITH THREE WEEKS TO GO, MAJOR EDUCATION BILLS UP FOR DEBATE
- EDUCATION BILLS SCHEDULED FOR LEGISLATIVE HEARINGS NEXT WEEK (MARCH 29-APR 2)

3-19-10

- MAJOR BUDGET BILLS IN THE LEGISLATIVE BULL’S EYE
- EDUCATION BILLS SCHEDULED FOR LEGISLATIVE HEARINGS NEXT WEEK (MARCH 22-26)

3-12-10

- LEGISLATURE BEGINS MOVING EDUCATION BILLS, APPROVES BUDGET
- LEGISLATIVE UPDATE FROM CARL ROSE
- OTHER EDUCATION BILLS GETTING ATTENTION: SB 221, HB 360, HB 297, SB 278, SB 283
- EDUCATION BILL SCHEDULED FOR LEGISLATIVE HEARINGS NEXT WEEK (MARCH 15-19)

3-5-10

- EDUCATION BILLS SCHEDULED FOR LEGISLATIVE HEARINGS NEXT WEEK (MARCH 8-12)

2-26-10

- EDUCATION BILLS SCHEDULED FOR LEGISLATIVE HEARINGS NEXT WEEK (MARCH 1-5)

2-19-10

- Education Bills Scheduled for Legislative Hearings Next Week (FEBRUARY 22-26)

2-12-10

- SCHOOL BOARDS MAKE THE CASE FOR K-12 FUNDING PRIORITIES
- QUICK SURVEY ON HB 206 – 80-DAY ENROLLMENT PROPOSAL
- GOVERNOR OPPOSES SB 101 RELATED TO STUDENT SURVEYS 

2-5-10

- THREE-YEAR FUNDING BILL AMENDED TO TWO
- NEW LONGER STUDENT COUNT PERIOD PROPOSED IN HB 206
- EDUCATION COMMITTEE CHAIRMEN TO ADDRESS FLY-IN 

1-29-10

- THREE-YEAR FUNDING BILL FOR K-12 EDUCATION INTRODUCED
- HOUSE SPEAKER, OMB DIRECTOR TO ADDRESS FLY-IN
- EXPERTS SAY REWRITE OF NATIONʼS MAIN EDUCATION LAWS WILL BE HARD THIS YEAR

1-22-10

- ALASKA LEGISLATURE CONVENES 2010 SESSION; AASB FLY-IN SET
- GOVERNOR SEAN PARNELL DELIVERED HIS STATE OF THE STATE ADDRESS
- THE SENATE MAJORITY WORKING GROUP ANNOUNCED ITS GOALS FOR THE SESSION


4-20-09

- ALASKA RECEIVES NEEDED FEDERAL FUNDING
- THE FY 2010 CAPITAL BUDGET, INCLUDED $43.4 MILLION TO FUND MAJOR MAINTENANCE PROJECTS

4-17-09

- ALASKA LEGISLATURE ENTERS ITS FINAL WEEKEND
- EDUCATION BILLS INTRODUCED IN THE 2009 SESSION

4-3-09

- LEGISLATIVE FLY-IN
- LEGISLATIVE HEARINGS SCHEDULED, APRIL 6-12

3-27-09

- LEGISLATIVE HEARINGS SCHEDULED, MARCH 30-APRIL 3
- EDUCATION BILLS INTRODUCED IN THE 2009 SESSION

3-20-09

- AASB ENCOURAGES LEGISLATURE TO ACCEPT STIMULUS FUNDING
- LEGISLATIVE FLY-IN SCHEDULED FOR MARCH 28-31
- LEGISLATIVE HEARINGS SCHEDULED, MARCH 23-28

3-13-09

- HOUSE ADOPTS OPERATING BUDGET FOR FY 2010
- LEGISLATIVE FLY-IN SCHEDULED FOR MARCH 28-31
- LEGISLATIVE HEARINGS SCHEDULED, MARCH 16-20

3-6-09

- AASB WEBCAST UPDATING THE LEGISLATIVE SESSION SET MARCH 11
- LEGISLATIVE HEARINGS SCHEDULED, MARCH 9-14

2-27-09

- AASB WEBCAST UPDATING THE LEGISLATIVE SESSION SET MARCH 11
- ECONOMIC STIMULUS: GUIDANCE FROM THE DOE
- LEGISLATIVE HEARINGS SCHEDULED, MARCH 2-7

2-20-09

- AMERICAN RECOVERY & REINVESTMENT ACT: EDUCATION SPENDING
- SECRETARY DUNCAN TO ADDRESS NSBA ANNUAL CONFERENCE
- LEGISLATIVE HEARINGS SCHEDULED, FEB. 23-28

2-13-09

- AASB FLY-IN BRINGS EDUCATION LEADERS TO JUNEAU
- ECONOMIC STIMULUS BILL NEARING FINAL APPROVAL IN CONGRESS
- LEGISLATIVE HEARINGS SCHEDULED, FEB. 16-21

2-6-09

- LEGISLATIVE LEADERS, EED COMMISSIONER TO SPEAK AT AASB FLY-IN
- LEGISLATIVE HEARINGS SCHEDULED, FEB. 9-14
- EDUCATION BILLS INTRODUCED IN THE 2009 SESSION

1-30-09

- LEGISLATIVE LEADERS TO SPEAK AT AASB FLY-IN, FEB. 7-10
- ALASKA CITY LEADERS DISCUSS ENERGY, ECONOMIC RELIEF
- STIMULUS PLAN WOULD PROVIDE FLOOD OF AID TO EDUCATION
- EDUCATION BILLS INTRODUCED IN THE 2009 SESSION 

1-23-09

- HOUSE ECONOMIC STIMULUS PACKAGE IMPACT ON ALASKA SCHOOLS
- ALASKA LEGISLATURE OPENS 13-WEEK REGULAR SESSION
- REGISTRATION OPENS FOR 2009 LEGISLATIVE FLY-IN
- EDUCATION BILLS INTRODUCED IN THE 2009 SESSION