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Judiciary Committee, Alaska State Senate

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The Judiciary Committee is a standing committee of the Alaska State Senate.

Per the Uniform Rules, committees of the Alaska State Senate are assigned by the Committee on Committees. The Committee on Committees is appointed by the President of the Senate and has five members including the President. Committees are assigned after each election.[1] What constitutes a quorum for committees is not defined. The President is not recognized as an "ex officio" member of any committee.

DocumentIcon.jpg See rules: Uniform Rules

Function

Per Uniform Rule 20-a, the Judiciary Committee is to consider "the programs and activities of the Alaska Court System and the Department of Law, and the legal and substantive review of bills referred to it for that purpose."[2]

Membership

2015 legislative session

The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2015 legislative session.

Judiciary Members, 2015
Democratic members (1)Republican members (4)
Bill WielechowskiLesil McGuire, Chair
John B. Coghill, Vice-chair
Mia Costello
Peter Micciche

2013-2014

The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2013 legislative session.

2011

The following table describes committee membership for the 2011 legislative session.

2010

The following table describes committee membership for the 2010 legislative session.

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