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2015-03-20 Senate Journal

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2015-03-20                     Senate Journal                      Page 0539
HJR 6                                                                                                                         
The Resources Committee considered HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION                                                                       
NO. 6 Supporting the introduction and enactment of federal legislation                                                          
acknowledging that the federal government is financially responsible                                                            
under the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act for the remediation of                                                            
contaminated land subject to conveyance under the Act; urging the                                                               
United States Department of the Interior to implement the six                                                                   
recommendations to identify and clean up the Alaska Native Claims                                                               
Settlement Act lands in its 1998 report to the United States Congress;                                                          
and urging the President of the United States and the United States                                                             
Congress to remediate and make free from pollutants lands in the state                                                          
conveyed under the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act, and                                                                     
recommended it be replaced with                                                                                                 
                     SENATE CS FOR HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION                                                                      
          NO. 6(RES)                                                                                                            
Signing do pass: Senator Giessel, Chair; Senators Costello,                                                                     
Wielechowski, Coghill, Micciche, Stoltze.                                                                                       
The following previously published fiscal information applies:                                                                  
     Fiscal Note No. 1, zero, House Resources Committee                                                                         
The resolution was referred to the Rules Committee.