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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 5504

 

January Session, 2017

 

LCO No. 857

 

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Referred to Committee on ENVIRONMENT

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. CARNEY, 23rd Dist.

 

AN ACT CONCERNING COMMERCIAL FISHING LETTERS OF ENDORSEMENT.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

That the general statutes be amended to authorize the passing of commercial fishing letters of endorsement to heirs who have a record of participating in the commercial fishing industry.

Statement of Purpose:

To encourage family members to continue to engage in the commercial fishing industry.