Minerals Development

Alaska Minerals Commission

Description

Eleven members who have at least five years experience in the various aspects of the state's mineral industries: 5 members appointed by the governor (1 of whom must reside in a rural community); 3 members appointed by the president of the senate; 3 members appointed by the speaker of the house of representatives.

Function

The commission shall make recommendations to the governor and to the legislature on ways to mitigate the constraints, including governmental constraints, on development of minerals, including coal, in the state.

Details

Board Identification Number

065
Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic Development

Authority

AS 44.33.431; Chapter 71, SLA 88

Status

Active

Sunset Date

2/1/2014

Requirements

No legislative confirmation or financial disclosure required

Prohibitions

None

Term

No defined term

Chair

No provision

Special Facts

Each member serves at pleasure of appointing authority.

Compensation

Standard Travel and Per Diem.

Meetings

As Called By Chair.

Roster
Annual Reports
Staff Contacts

Joseph JacobsonDirector
Division of Economic Development
3032 Vintage Park Blvd, Suite 100
Juneau, AK 99801
Phone: (907) 465-2510