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.
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.
065Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic Development
AS 44.33.431; Chapter 71, SLA 88
No legislative confirmation or financial disclosure required
No defined term
Each member serves at pleasure of appointing authority.
Standard Travel and Per Diem.
As Called By Chair.
Penny Gage, Development Specialist
Division of Economic Development
550 West 5th Ave, Suite 1770
Anchorage, AK 99501
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