There’s no timetable for when the recommendations would be due back.
The court says the law violated the Alaska Constitution’s equal protections clause.
Today’s the day.
A postcard-based system is causing plenty of headaches, but it isn’t entirely a surprise.
These are individuals, groups or feuds that came out not looking so hot by the time the Legislature gavelled out (though some might have found a bit of redemption before the final day).
Some legislators might not be so thrilled to be on the same ballot as a measure targeting their per diem.
The three bills had been sidelined amid a “Mini Mutiny” of the Senate Judiciary Committee.
The Senate Judiciary Committee’s meeting devolved on Saturday amid brinkmanship between the chair and its members.
The increase is $5 million above the flat funding proposed by Gov. Bill Walker and about $14 million below what’s proposed in the House budget.
The state warns the amendment would effectively unconstitutionally repeal the 2016 automatic voter registration initiative.