2013 Legislative Policy Forum
The Alaska Chamber will hold their annual Legislative Policy Forum on October 16th in Fairbanks, AK after the Annual Fall Convention. The purpose of the policy forum is to the establish legislative priorities of the organization for the upcoming year based on proposals submitted by the general membership of the Alaska Chamber.
During the forum the proposed positions are debated and voted on by the body with only those receiving a majority vote being adopted.
Out of the adopted positions, 3 federal and 3 state positions are also adopted as priorities for the year.
These positions define the core issues that impact the businesses across the state and provide direction to the staff and board members in their advocacy efforts for the upcoming year.
Voting and position submission are limited to Alaska Chamber members. If you are an Alaska Chamber member, register today and make your voice heard!
8:00am - 9:00am Breakfast
8:30am - 9:00am Welcome & Policy Forum Overview
9:00am -11:30am Policy Discussion & Position Voting
Workers’ Compensation Issues Facing Alaska and Possible Solutions
1:15pm-2:15pm Policy Discussion & Priority Voting
2:30pm-5:00pm Alaska Chamber Board Meeting