Egan will serve the remainder of his term, leaving the solidly Democratic Juneau seat open for the 2018 elections.
Faced with accusations of assaulting a woman, his resignation is effective Feb. 12.
This week House Minority Republicans have registered their opposition to the move, saying it’s admitting defeat on passing a budget on time.
The House returns to 40 members on the same day two Wasilla Republicans are disciplined.
Wilson also sent a letter to the legislative aide saying, “It was not my intent to have an uncomfortable situation to occur as reported.”
The House has discussed expelling Fansler.
Even with meetings scheduled for Monday, it didn’t feel like much was happening.
Legislators are looking for a way out from under a nearly $2 billion backlog.
If Fansler doesn’t believe his behavior is disqualifying, his colleagues could decide for him.
The Legislature is also expanding the scope of its sexual harassment policy update.