HR 3: Establishing a House Special Committee on Fisheries.

00 HOUSE RESOLUTION NO. 3 01 Establishing a House Special Committee on Fisheries. 02 BE IT RESOLVED BY THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES: 03 WHEREAS fishing for personal use helps to define the Alaska lifestyle for many 04 state residents; and 05 WHEREAS sport fishing plays a significant role in the state tourism industry; and 06 WHEREAS the commercial fishing industry is one of the state's largest renewable 07 resource industries; and 08 WHEREAS the state's subsistence fisheries are an important use of the state's 09 fisheries resources; and 10 WHEREAS the Alaska State Legislature must be well informed on all issues related 11 to the fisheries of the state; 12 BE IT RESOLVED by the House of Representatives that a House Special Committee 13 on Fisheries is established to study fishery issues relevant to the state; and be it 14 FURTHER RESOLVED that the Speaker of the House of Representatives shall 15 determine the number of representatives to be members of the committee, appoint the 16 members, and designate a member or members to chair the committee; and be it

01 FURTHER RESOLVED that the House Special Committee on Fisheries may meet 02 during and between sessions of the Thirty-Second Alaska State Legislature and is terminated 03 on the convening of the First Regular Session of the Thirty-Third Alaska State Legislature.