Enrolled HR 3: Establishing a House Special Committee on Fisheries.

00Enrolled HR 3 01 Establishing a House Special Committee on Fisheries. 02 _______________ 03 BE IT RESOLVED BY THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES: 04 WHEREAS fishing for personal use helps to define the Alaska lifestyle for many 05 state residents; and 06 WHEREAS sport fishing plays a significant role in the state tourism industry; and 07 WHEREAS the commercial fishing industry is one of the state's largest renewable 08 resource industries; and 09 WHEREAS the state's subsistence fisheries are an important use of the state's 10 fisheries resources; and 11 WHEREAS the Alaska State Legislature must be well informed on all issues related 12 to the fisheries of the state; 13 BE IT RESOLVED by the House of Representatives that a House Special Committee 14 on Fisheries is established to study fishery issues relevant to the state; and be it 15 FURTHER RESOLVED that the Speaker of the House of Representatives shall 16 determine the number of representatives to be members of the committee, appoint the

01 members, and designate a member or members to chair the committee; and be it 02 FURTHER RESOLVED that the House Special Committee on Fisheries may meet 03 during and between sessions of the Thirty-Second Alaska State Legislature and is terminated 04 on the convening of the First Regular Session of the Thirty-Third Alaska State Legislature.