HB 13: "An Act relating to marine safety training and education programs."
00HOUSE BILL NO. 13 01 "An Act relating to marine safety training and education programs." 02 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF ALASKA: 03 * Section 1. INTENT. (a) It is the intent of this Act to identify a source of funds that 04 may be used to fund marine safety training and education programs to protect commercial 05 fishermen, mariners, and the public from injury or death arising from accidents at sea. 06 (b) This Act does not create a dedicated fund. 07 * Sec. 2. AS 23.35.060 is amended by adding a new subsection to read: 08 (b) The legislature may appropriate up to 50 percent of the interest income 09 earned by the state on the balance of the fishermen's fund for grants to the Alaska 10 Marine Safety Education Association for marine safety training and education 11 programs.