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Alaska Statutes Title 44. State Government § 44.62.210. Public proceedings

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(a) On the date and at the time and place designated in the notice the agency shall give each interested person or the person's authorized representative, or both, the opportunity to present statements, arguments, or contentions in writing, with or without opportunity to present them orally.  The state agency may accept material presented by any form of communication authorized by this chapter and shall consider all factual, substantive, and other relevant matter presented to it before adopting, amending, or repealing a regulation.  When considering the factual, substantive, and other relevant matter, the agency shall pay special attention to the cost to private persons of the proposed regulatory action.

(b) At a hearing under this section the agency or its authorized representative may administer oaths or affirmations, and may continue or postpone the hearing to the time and place which it determines.

(a) Except as provided for in this subchapter, all elections held under the provisions of this subchapter shall be held subject to and in accordance with the general election laws of this state.

(b) Ballots used in elections provided for in this subchapter shall be substantially in the following form:


“A petition has been filed in the County court of ․․․․․․․․․․ County to create and establish a fencing district within that part of ․․․․․․․․․․ county bounded and completely enclosed by (here insert the limits and boundaries as contained in the petition).  If a majority of the qualified electors voting in this election approve of the proposed fencing district as described above, thirty (30) days after the date of this election, it shall be unlawful for any person or persons to permit stock to roam or run at large within such district.

FOR the creation of the fencing district☐.

AGAINST the creation of the fencing district☐.”

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