Murkowski Announces Sealaska
lands bill Meeting in Ketchikan
March 06, 2010
WASHINGTON, D.C. U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, announced
Thursday a Ketchikan town meeting on the Sealaska lands bill.
The meeting in Ketchikan will be among a series of public meetings
scheduled to be held on Prince of Wales Island and in Southeast
Alaska the week of March 8.
"These meetings will allow those most affected by the Sealaska
bill to have their concerns fully heard," Murkowski said.
"I'm hopeful this effort will help us improve the legislation."
Staff from the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee
are holding the following meeting in Ketchikan:
Saturday, March 13: 12 p.m.
3 p.m. at the Ketchikan Borough Assembly Chambers - 1900
First Ave. - in the former White Cliff School building.
The meeting will be recorded with all comments transcribed and
conveyed to members of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources
Committee, prior to the committee considering changes to the
Sealaska lands bill and deciding whether to report the bill to
the full Senate for consideration.
The public is invited to make all comments and suggestions about
the bill during the town meetings.
Residents can also submit comments
on the bill to: Chuck Kleeschulte, professional staff, Senate
Energy and Natural Resources Committee, SD 316, Washington, DC
Sen. Murkowski Announces Sealaska Lands
Bill Meetings - U.S.
Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) announced Friday a series of town
meetings on the Sealaska lands bill to be held on Prince of Wales
Island and in Southeast Alaska the week of March 8. - More...
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