State of Alaska, Department of Administration, Division of Personnel and Labor Relations

Alaska State Personnel Board

The Personnel Board, created under the Personnel Act (AS 39.25.060), is composed of three members appointed by the governor and confirmed by the legislature meeting in joint session.

Powers and duties of the board:

  • approve/disapprove amendments to the personnel rules as provided in AS 39.25.140;
  • consider and act upon recommendations for the extension of the partially-exempt service and the classified service as provided in AS 39.25.130;
  • hear and determine appeals by employees in the classified service as provided in AS 39.25.170;
  • carry out powers and duties under the Alaska Executive Branch Ethics Act (AS 39.52).