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Public testimony on crime bills -- TOMORROW!

Dear Friends and Neighbors,

I know the crime bills (SB91/SB54) have been on a lot of minds lately. Down in Juneau, the House is holding many a hearing on these bills and, although we’ve heard from several of you in recent public meetings and town halls, we would love to hear official public testimony. The House Finance Committee will be meeting on Saturday, October 28th from 10 am to 5 pm (with public testimony starting at 11 am) and Monday, October 30th from 5 to 9 pm; during these times you can testify in person (in Juneau) or via teleconference (statewide). Please see below for instructions on how to testify.  

In Person: State Capitol Building, 120 East 4th St., Juneau—or at your local LIO

Telephonically: 1-844-586-9085, indicate you wish to testify at the House Finance hearing on SB91/SB54.

Here’s the schedule:

Oct 28 Saturday 10:00 AM     HOUSE FINANCE 519  

CRIME AND SENTENCING  

Bill Introduction & Invited Testimony
-- Public Testimony <Time Limit 2 Minutes> -- 

- Select a spokesperson if you are part of a group with the same message
- All Off Net callers must hang up immediately after testifying to keep lines open
- Continue to access meeting through akleg.gov
- The hearing may be televised on Gavel to Gavel, please check listings
- Call 465-4648 to obtain call-in phone number
- Please sign in at your LIO
- Please arrive 30 min. prior to end of allotted time or testimony will close early
- Send written testimony to: housefinance@akleg.gov

House Finance meeting times are listed on The Alaska State Legislature website.

To stream the meeting live, tune in to Gavel Alaska.

For more info, contact your local Legislative Information Office (LIO).

In Anchorage, the LIO is on the 2nd floor of the Wells Fargo Building at 1500 W. Benson Blvd., on the SE corner of Minnesota and Benson. Parking permits are not needed to park in our lot for Legislative business. Phone: 907-269-0111. Fax: 907-269-0229.

If you have a topic or event that you would like to see in my next newsletter, feel free to get in touch with me or my staff. Please make note that my office will be based in Anchorage until January.

And as always, please call or email with any thoughts, ideas, or concerns.

I Answer to You!

Sincerely,
Andy Josephson[signed]

 
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