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Alaska

Alaska

Alaska (AK)


Capital: Juneau

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State Code

Facts & Statistics

STATE STATISTICS 
Population 2018
737,438
Population 2017 739,786
Population 2016 741,504
Below Poverty 2018 13.1
Below Poverty 2017 11.1
Below Poverty 2016 9.9
Employment – Population Ratio 2018
60.9
Employment – Population Ratio 2017 61.4
Employment – Population Ratio 2016 61.7
Unemployed 2018 6.6
Unemployed 2017 7.0
Unemployed 2016 6.9
Foreclosure Rate 2018 1 of 1,917 
STATE FACTS
Outsiders first discovered Alaska in 1741 when Danish explorer Vitus Jonassen Bering sighted it on a voyage from Siberia.
Nearly one-third of Alaska lies within the Arctic Circle.
At 20,320 feet above sea level, Mt Denali is the highest point in North America.

 

 

 

Government

ELECTED OFFICIALS
Governor
Mike Dunleavy (R)
Lieutenant Governor  Kevin Meyer (R)
Attorney General Kevin Clarkson (R)
State Senate Control R – 13; D – 7
State House Control R – 23; D – 16; I – 1 

 

Legislative Process

LEGISLATIVE DATES AND DEADLINES
Convenes January 21, 2020
Sine Die Adjournment  May 20, 2020
Committe Action Deadlines N/A
Crossover Deadline None
Carryover from Previous Session Yes (2019 – 2020)
Governor’s Signing Deadline (in session) 15 days, Sundays excepted
Governor’s Signing Deadline (after adjournment) 20 days, Sundays excepted
Veto Override 3/4 for appropriations bills; 2/3 for all others
Legislation Effective Date 90 days after enactment 

 

 

 

Yes (2019 – 2020)

Notable Laws & Legislation

Security Breach Notification Law

Enforcement

Consumer Complaints

Regulatory Actions

Featured Regulations
Regulatory Guidelines

Trade Associations

There are currently no partner industry associations in Alaska

 

Political Geography


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