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House Majority E-News for May 12, 2011 ANS Crude: $111.22 Henry Hub: $4.09


Day 25 Special Session Status Update

(Juneau) - The Alaska House Majority Caucus is issuing daily status
updates during the first special session of the 27th Alaska
Legislature. Today is the 25th special session day.

Still at play among the 10 items listed on the governor's special
session proclamation are the FY2012 Capital Budget bills (HB107/SB46,)
legislation addressing the Alaska Coastal Management Program (HB106,)
and the governor's proposed performance scholarship plan.

Work today included:

1) The House Finance Committee held a brief hearing to roll out its
committee substitute to the capital budget. A hearing on amendments
has been scheduled for tomorrow.

2) The Senate Finance Committee canceled a hearing on "bills
previously heard/scheduled." The committee still hold the two
outstanding items on the special session proclamation - on ACMP and
scholarships. Both were passed by the House during the regular

3) Both the House and Senate held brief floor sessions as
formalities, but had no new business to manage.

The full text of this update can be found below:

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