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PACIFIC STATES MARINE FISHERIES COMMISSION

Board: Pacific States Marine Fisheries Commission (Gov Nominates)/Fed Appt

Board identification number: 073

Department: DEPARTMENT OF FISH AND GAME

Authority: AS l6.45.020

Status: Active

Sunset date:

Requirements: No Legislative Confirmation or Financial Disclosure required

Prohibitions: None

Term: 4 years

Description: The board consists of 3 members appointed by Governor: 1 administrative officer of the Dept. of Fish and Game (marine fisheries), 1 member of Legislature (Resources Committee), plus 1 member with wide knowledge of and interest in marine fisheries problems; advisory committee is appointed by the commissioners.

Function: The board promotes better use of marine resources, shellfish, and finfish and develops program for protection and prevention of waste of fisheries.

Chair: Commission selects.

Special facts: Members may be removed for cause. Legislative confirmation for members is required by statute, but not permissible under the Constitution.

Compensation: Standard Travel and Per Diem.

Meetings: 1 meeting per year; 6 days maximum.

For further information and to reach individual members, contact:
Cora Campbell
Commissioner
Department of Fish and Game
P.O. Box 25526
Juneau, AK 99802-5526
Phone: (907) 465-4100, FAX: (907) 465-2332


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550 West 7th Avenue, Suite 1700

Anchorage, AK 99501

Phone: (907) 269-7450

Fax: (907) 269-7461

Email: boards@alaska.gov

 

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