Politician Info
A+ Tom Begich (D - AK) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE

Holds office State Senate District J

Co-sponsored Legislation

HB 246- Prohibits the Release of Marijuana Conviction, 2022

Comments

When introducing legislation to keep the records of individuals who have been convicted of minor marijuana crimes confidential Senator Begich said, "These convictions have made it difficult for hundreds, if not thousands of people to obtain good jobs and housing...Now that the voters legalized marijuana, it is only fair that these records be kept confidential so those convicted can move forward with their lives." (02/12/18)

 

Votes
2018: Authorizes Production of Industrial Hemp, AK SB 6
Yes
Contact Tom Begich

Email: Senator.Tom.Begich@akleg.gov

Web: http://www.akleg.gov/basis/Member/Detail/31?code=bch

Phone: 907-465-3704

Address

State Capitol Room 11

Juneau, AK 99801

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