In AS 47.62.010 – 47.62.090,

(1) “authority” means the Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority established in AS 47.30.011 ;

(2) “long term care facility” means an assisted living home, as defined in AS 47.32.900 , and a nursing facility, as defined in AS 47.32.900;

(3) “office” means the office of the long term care ombudsman;

(4) “older Alaskan” means a resident who is 60 years of age or older;

(5) “ombudsman” means the long term care ombudsman hired under AS 47.62.010;

(6) “senior citizen housing” has the meaning given “senior housing” in AS 18.56.799 .