August 20, 2003
The Lieutenant Governor made the decision to deny certification based on the August 15th recommendation by Attorney General Gregg Renkes. The Department of Law determined that the proposed initiative is not confined to a single subject as required by Alaska Statute 15.45.040(1) and the Alaska Constitution, Article II, Section 13.
Sponsors of the initiative may remedy the deficiencies in their application or challenge the certification decision in Superior Court.
The text of the proposed initiative
and a list of sponsors are available on the Division
of Elections web site.
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