Over the weekend, the House put in long hours working on amendments to House Bill 69 and House Bill 71, the operating and mental health budgets. We sent the bills back to the House Rules Committee and we will continue work on these bills next week.
This week, Alaskans have an opportunity testify about the operating budget in the House Finance Committee.
Last week, House Finance Subcommittees finished their work and forwarded their recommendations to the full House Finance Committee.
Today, the House passed House Bill 76, the COVID-19 public health emergency declaration. Alaska health providers, community leaders, and organizations that care for vulnerable populations all testified that the disaster declaration should be…
Yesterday, the governor announced that COVID-19 vaccines are now available for all individuals who live or work in Alaska and are age 16 and older. Visit covidvax.alaska.gov or call 1-907-646-3322 for more information and to sign up for a COVID-19 vaccination.