ALASKA

ALASKA

ALASKA

Appointments

Institute of American Indian and Alaska Native Culture and Arts Development Board of Trustees, S6775 [10OC]

Bills and resolutions

Arctic National Wildlife Refuge: repeal oil and gas program (see H.R. 5911), H4583 [22MY]

Courts: appoint additional Federal circuit judges to the ninth judicial circuit and certain district courts (see S. 3259), S5267 [24JY]

——— modify structure of ninth judicial circuit (see H.R. 6754), H8106 [10SE]

Denali Commission: terminate (see H.R. 6100), H5152 [13JN]

Dept. of Education: provide access to higher education through a Federal-State partnership to waive community college tuition and provide grants to minority-serving institutions to assist low-income students (see S. 2483), S1316 [1MR]

International Whaling Commission: authorize aboriginal subsistence whaling pursuant to certain regulations (see S. 2369), S612 [5FE] (see H.R. 5064), H1212 [15FE]

National Day of Awareness for Missing and Murdered Native Women and Girls: designate (see S. Res. 401), S875 [12FE]

Native Americans: anniversary of Civil Rights Act provisions affording American Indians and Alaska Natives the right to vote (see S. Res. 631), S6223 [18SE]

——— enhance protections of tangible cultural heritage (see H.R. 7075), H9438 [19OC]

——— protect voting rights by increasing access and boosting registration, education, and election participation in tribal communities and eliminating discriminatory barriers (see S. 3543), S6495 [3OC]

——— tribute to American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian women (see S. Res. 444), S1948 [22MR]

Biographies

Van Ness, William J., Jr.: HistoryLink.org (Internet site), S701 [7FE]

Remarks in House

BLM: prohibit funding to change existing placer mining plan of operation relative to Alaska environmental mitigation, H6516 [18JY]

Dept. of the Interior: correct Swan Lake hydroelectric project survey boundary and convey remaining tract of land within corrected survey boundary to Alaska (H.R. 219), H761, H762 [5FE], H896 [6FE]

National forests: exempt lands from the Roadless Area Conservation Rule, H4168, H4169 [17MY]

National Park Service: proposed rule allowing sport hunting of certain wildlife in national preserves in Alaska, H4287 [22MY]

Young, Representative Don: appreciation of opportunity to serve, H112 [10JA]

Remarks in Senate

Alaska Pacific University: tribute to Nordic Ski Program, S516 [25JA]

Anchorage, AK: tribute to Lucky Wishbone (restaurant), S682 [7FE]

Congress: accomplishments of the 115th Congress, S232–S234 [17JA]

Dept. of the Interior: correct Swan Lake hydroelectric project survey boundary and convey remaining tract of land within corrected survey boundary to Alaska (H.R. 219), S4808, S4809 [28JN]

FERC: authorize expansion of Terror Lake Hydroelectric Project in Alaska (H.R. 220), S4808, S4809 [28JN]

——— issue an order continuing a stay of a hydroelectric license for the Mahoney Lake hydroelectric project in Alaska (S. 215), S4808, S4809 [28JN]

Law enforcement: tribute to law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty, S2664 [15MY]

National Day of Awareness for Missing and Murdered Native Women and Girls: designate (S. Res. 401), S2443 [25AP]

Native Americans: convey certain property to the Tanana Tribal Council and the Bristol Bay Area Health Corp. (S. 269), S1968, S1969 [22MR]

Olympic Games: tribute to Alaska Pacific University Nordic Ski Program participants, S517 [25JA]

Soldotna, AK: tribute to Marge Mullen Appreciation Day, S5320 [25JY]

Sports: tribute to Iditarod dogsled race, S1749 [15MR]

World War II: anniversary of Battle of Attu, S2828 [22MY]

Reports filed

Clarify Treatment of Alaska Native Articles of Handicraft Containing Nonedible Migratory Bird Parts: Committee on Natural Resources (House) (H.R. 4069) (H. Rept. 115–675), H3975 [15MY]

Native American Energy Act: Committee on Natural Resources (House) (H.R. 210) (H. Rept. 115–993), H9442 [23OC]

Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium Land Transfer Act: Committee on Natural Resources (House) (S. 825) (H. Rept. 115–619), H3058 [5AP]

Swan Lake Hydroelectric Project Boundary Correction Act: Committee on Natural Resources (House) (H.R. 219) (H. Rept. 115–532), H676 [29JA]

Statements

Nomination of Brett M. Kavanaugh To Be Supreme Court Justice: Alaska Federation of Natives, S6370 [28SE]

Texts of

H.R. 219, Swan Lake Hydroelectric Project Boundary Correction Act, H761 [5FE]

S. 215, FERC issuance of order continuing a stay of a hydroelectric license for the Mahoney Lake hydroelectric project in Alaska, S4809 [28JN]

S. 269, Alaska property conveyance to the Tanana Tribal Council and the Bristol Bay Area Health Corp., S1969 [22MR]

S. Res. 401, National Day of Awareness for Missing and Murdered Native Women and Girls, S876 [12FE]

S. Res. 444, tribute to American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian women, S1952 [22MR]

S. Res. 631, Civil Rights Act provisions affording American Indians and Alaska Natives the right to vote anniversary, S6231 [18SE]

Tributes

Eisenhower, Dwight D., S6629 [5OC]

Murkowski, Senator, S1431 [7MR]

Sullivan, Senator, S6266 [24SE]

Young, Representative Don, H112 [10JA]