ALASKA

Amendments

Denali National Park and Preserve Day: designate (S. Res. 55), S1399, S1416 [16FE]

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service: disapprove rule on non-subsistence taking of wildlife and public participation and closure procedures for national wildlife refuges in Alaska (H.J. Res. 69), consideration (H. Res. 123), H1198 [15FE]

Appointments

Institute of American Indian and Alaska Native Culture and Arts Development Board of Trustees, H4660 [7JN]

Articles and editorials

Fight To Protect Alaska's Predators, H1264 [16FE]

Safari Club Sues Over National Park, Wildlife Refuge Regulations, H1265 [16FE]

Bills and resolutions

Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act: provide for equitable allotment of land to Alaska Native veterans (see S. 785), S2152 [30MR] (see H.R. 1867), H2629 [3AP]

___provide for the recognition of certain Native communities and the settlement of certain claims (see H.R. 229), H45 [3JA]

Alaska Purchase: anniversary (see S. Res. 111), S2215 [4AP]

Alexander Creek, AK: recognize as a Native village (see H.R. 1418), H1594 [7MR]

Anchorage, AK: remove reversionary clauses on property owned by the municipality (see H.R. 213), H44 [3JA]

Arctic National Wildlife Refuge: allow limited oil and natural gas development within the non-wilderness portion (see S. 49), S113 [5JA]

___preserve the Arctic coastal plain as wilderness (see S. 820), S2214 [4AP] (see H.R. 1889), H2696 [4AP]

Arctic regions: establish U.S. policy (see S. 1442), S3765 [26JN]

BLM: disapprove rule on the Eastern Interior Proposed Resource Management Plan and Final Environmental Impact Statement (see H.J. Res. 96), H2788 [6AP]

___provide that the Eastern Interior Proposed Resource Management Plan and Final Environmental Impact Statement shall have no force or effect (see H.R. 2080), H2788 [6AP]

Courts: appoint additional Federal circuit judges and divide the ninth judicial circuit into two circuits (see S. 295), S656 [2FE] (see H.R. 196), H44 [3JA]

___divide the ninth judicial circuit into two circuits (see S. 276), S655 [2FE] (see H.R. 250), H94 [4JA] (see H.R. 1598), H2182 [17MR]

Denali National Park and Preserve: anniversary (see H. Res. 110), H1084 [7FE]

___clarify certain provisions relative to authorized natural gas pipelines (see S. 217), S445 [24JA]

Denali National Park and Preserve Day: designate (see S. Res. 55), S868 [6FE]

Dept. of HHS: authorize advance appropriations for the Indian Health Service by providing a 2-fiscal-year budget authority (see H.R. 235), H45 [3JA]

Dept. of State: establish a U.S. Ambassador at Large for Arctic Affairs (see H.R. 1559), H2147 [16MR]

Dept. of the Interior: complete a land exchange with Chugach Regional Alaska Native Corp. (see H.R. 211), H44 [3JA]

___correct Swan Lake hydroelectric project survey boundary and convey remaining tract of land within corrected survey boundary to Alaska (see H.R. 219), H44 [3JA]

___disapprove rule on requirements for exploratory drilling on the Arctic Outer Continental Shelf (see H.J. Res. 34), H702 [27JA] (see H.J. Res. 47), H745 [30JA] (see H.J. Res. 70), H1099 [9FE]

___establish environmentally sound oil and gas leasing program for exploration, development, and production of resources of the Coastal Plain of Alaska (see H.R. 49), H38 [3JA]

___provide for exchange of Federal and non-Federal lands in Alaska to construct a road between King Cove, AK, and Cold Bay, AK (see S. 101), S276 [11JA] (see H.R. 218), H44 [3JA]

FERC: authorize expansion of Terror Lake Hydroelectric Project in Alaska (see S. 214), S444 [24JA] (see H.R. 220), H44 [3JA]

___issue an order continuing a stay of a hydroelectric license for the Mahoney Lake hydroelectric project in Alaska (see S. 215), S444 [24JA]

Forest Service: disapprove rule on Tongass National Forest land and resource management plan (see H.J. Res. 97), H2788 [6AP]

___resolve title issues involving real property and equipment acquired using funds provided under the Alaska Kiln Drying Grant Program (see H.R. 207), H44 [3JA]

Indian Health Care Improvement Act: revise and extend (see H.R. 1369), H1537 [6MR]

Kake Tribal Corp.: repeal limits on export of timber harvested from conveyed land (see S. 1149), S3009 [17MY]

Lake Clark National Park and Preserve: designate wilderness as Jay S. Hammond Wilderness Area (see S. 213), S444 [24JA]

Land use: more accurately identify and transfer subsurface gravel sources originally intended to be made available to the Ukpeagvik Inupiat Corp., in exchange for its relinquishment of related property rights (see H.R. 348), H181 [5JA]

National Day of Awareness for Missing and Murdered Native Women and Girls: designate (see S. Res. 60), S1130 [13FE] (see H. Res. 222), H2370 [23MR]

Native Americans: convey certain property to the Tanana Tribal Council and the Bristol Bay Area Health Corp. (see S. 269), S595 [1FE] (see H.R. 236), H45 [3JA]

___exempt Alaska Native and American Indian programs from budget sequestration (see H.R. 292), H95 [4JA]

___facilitate development of energy on Indian lands by reducing Federal regulations that impede tribal development of Indian lands (see H.R. 210), H44 [3JA]

NOAA: authorize and strengthen tsunami detection, forecast, warning, research, and mitigation program (see S. 53), S113 [5JA] (see H.R. 312), H179 [5JA]

___prescribe an additional requirement for the designation of marine sanctuaries off the coast of Alaska (see H.R. 222), H44 [3JA]

Public lands: correct a survey of certain land within the Swan Lake Hydroelectric Project boundary (see S. 267), S594 [1FE]

___fulfill land conveyance requirements under the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act for Alaska Native Village of Canyon Village (see H.R. 231), H45 [3JA]

___provide for exchange of certain National Forest System land and non-Federal land to benefit the Alaska Mental Health Trust (see S. 131), S314 [12JA] (see H.R. 513), H471 [12JA]

Shee Atika, Inc.: ensure equitable treatment of certain claims relative to transfer of land on Admiralty Island, AK (see H.R. 230), H45 [3JA]

Sitka, AK: convey certain property to SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium (see S. 825), S2215 [4AP] (see H.R. 1901), H2696 [4AP]

Transportation Security Administration: exempt certain flights in Hawaii and Alaska from increased aviation security service fees (see H.R. 1782), H2558 [29MR]

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service: disapprove rule on non-subsistence taking of wildlife and public participation and closure procedures for national wildlife refuges in Alaska (see S.J. Res. 18), S595 [1FE] (see H.J. Res. 35), H702 [27JA] (see H.J. Res. 49), H745 [30JA] (see H.J. Res. 69), H1083 [7FE]

___disapprove rule on non-subsistence taking of wildlife and public participation and closure procedures for national wildlife refuges in Alaska (H.J. Res. 69), consideration (see H. Res. 123), H1183 [14FE]

Veterans: allow Indian Health Service to pay for Indian or Alaska Native veterans' copayments at Dept. of Veterans Affairs facilities (see S. 304), S680 [3FE]

Certificates of election

Senate: Lisa Murkowski, S3 [3JA]

Letters

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service rule on non-subsistence taking of wildlife and public participation and closure procedures for national wildlife refuges in Alaska: several wildlife, hunting, and conservation organizations, H1267 [16FE]

Motions

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service: disapprove rule on non-subsistence taking of wildlife and public participation and closure procedures for national wildlife refuges in Alaska (H.J. Res. 69), S1864 [21MR]

Oaths of office

Murkowski, Lisa: Senate, S5 [3JA]

Remarks in House

Courts: divide the ninth judicial circuit into two circuits, H2966 [28AP]

___divide the ninth judicial circuit into two circuits (H.R. 250), H2733 [5AP]

___divide the ninth judicial circuit into two circuits (H.R. 1598), H2175 [17MR], H2887, H2889 [26AP]

NOAA: authorize and strengthen tsunami detection, forecast, warning, research, and mitigation program, H2664, H2666 [4AP]

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service: disapprove rule on non-subsistence taking of wildlife and public participation and closure procedures for national wildlife refuges in Alaska (H.J. Res. 69), H1192 [15FE], H1259H1268 [16FE], E212 [16FE]

___disapprove rule on non-subsistence taking of wildlife and public participation and closure procedures for national wildlife refuges in Alaska (H.J. Res. 69), consideration (H. Res. 123), H1193H1200 [15FE]

Remarks in Senate

Alaska Aces (hockey team): tribute, S2613 [27AP]

Alaska Baseball League: tribute, S3574 [19JN]

Alaska Purchase: anniversary, S2116S2118 [29MR], S2150 [30MR]

___anniversary (S. Res. 111), S2220 [4AP]

Arctic National Wildlife Refuge: allow limited oil and natural gas development within the non-wilderness portion (S. 49), S115 [5JA]

Armed Forces: tribute to members serving in Alaska, S3194 [25MY]

Courts: divide the ninth judicial circuit into two circuits (S. 276), S657 [2FE]

Denali National Park and Preserve Day: designate (S. Res. 55), S1416 [16FE]

Missile Defense Advocacy Alliance: tribute to Alaska Missile Defender of the Year award recipients, S3194 [25MY]

National Day of Awareness for Missing and Murdered Native Women and Girls: designate (S. Res. 60), S2728 [3MY], S2761 [4MY]

Olympic Games: tribute to Alaska Special Olympics World Winter Games participants, S2629 [27AP]

Sports: tribute to Iditarod dogsled race, S1833 [15MR]

Trans-Alaska Pipeline System: anniversary, S3625S3627 [20JN]

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service: disapprove rule on non-subsistence taking of wildlife and public participation and closure procedures for national wildlife refuges in Alaska (H.J. Res. 69), S1858, S1864S1871, S1876S1884 [21MR]

___disapprove rule on non-subsistence taking of wildlife and public participation and closure procedures for national wildlife refuges in Alaska (H.J. Res. 69), unanimous-consent agreement, S1882 [21MR]

Veterans: tribute to Hmong American veterans, S2930 [15MY]

World War II: anniversary of Aleutian Islands Campaign, S3207 [25MY], S3350S3352 [8JN]

Reports filed

Alaska Mental Health Trust Land Exchange Act: Committee on Energy and Natural Resources (Senate) (S. 131), S2963 [16MY]

___Committee on Energy and Natural Resources (Senate) (S. 131) (S. Rept. 115–117), S3731 [22JN]

Alaska Property Conveyance to Tanana Tribal Council and Bristol Bay Area Health Corp.: Committee on Indian Affairs (Senate) (S. 269) (S. Rept. 115–11), S1995 [27MR]

Consideration of H.J. Res. 69, Disapprove U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Rule on Non-Subsistence Taking of Wildlife and Procedures for National Wildlife Refuges in Alaska: Committee on Rules (House) (H. Res. 123) (H. Rept. 115–12), H1183 [14FE]

Denali National Park and Preserve Clarification of Certain Provisions Relative to Authorized Natural Gas Pipelines: Committee on Energy and Natural Resources (Senate) (S. 217) (S. Rept. 115–109), S3487 [14JN]

FERC Expansion of Terror Lake Hydroelectric Project in Alaska: Committee on Energy and Natural Resources (Senate) (S. 214) (S. Rept. 115–105), S3456 [13JN]

___Committee on Natural Resources (House) (H.R. 220) (H. Rept. 115–154), H4621 [2JN]

FERC Order Continuing a Stay of a Hydroelectric License for the Mahoney Lake Hydroelectric Project in Alaska: Committee on Energy and Natural Resources (Senate) (S. 215) (S. Rept. 115–77), S3145 [24MY]

Swan Lake Hydroelectric Project Boundary Survey of Certain Land Correction: Committee on Energy and Natural Resources (Senate) (S. 267) (S. Rept. 115–98), S3395 [12JN]

Tribal Veterans Health Care Enhancement Act: Committee on Indian Affairs (Senate) (S. 304) (S. Rept. 115–112), S3554 [15JN]

Wilderness Act: Committee on Energy and Natural Resources (Senate) (S. 213) (S. Rept. 115–108), S3487 [14JN]

Texts of

H. Res. 123, consideration of H.J. Res. 69, disapprove U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service rule on non-subsistence taking of wildlife and public participation and closure procedures for national wildlife refuges in Alaska, H1193 [15FE]

H.J. Res. 69, disapprove U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service rule on non-subsistence taking of wildlife and public participation and closure procedures for national wildlife refuges in Alaska, H1260 [16FE]

S. Res. 55, Denali National Park and Preserve Day, S870 [6FE], S1453 [27FE]

S. Res. 60, National Day of Awareness for Missing and Murdered Native Women and Girls, S1131 [13FE]

S. Res. 111, Alaska Purchase anniversary, S2218 [4AP]