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 Alaska's largest renewable 07 resource industries; and 08 WHEREAS Alaska's subsistence fisheries are an important use of our fisheries 09 resources; and 10 WHEREAS the Alaska State Legislature must be well informed on all issues related 11 to the fisheries of Alaska; 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 Alaska; 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 Thirtieth Alaska State Legislature and is terminated on the 03 convening of the First Regular Session of the Thirty-First Alaska State Legislature.