2011 -- H 5666 SUBSTITUTE A
H O U S E R E S O L U T I O N
CREATING A SPECIAL HOUSE COMMISSION TO STUDY THE MARINE REPAIR CONTRACTING BUSINESS
Introduced By: Representatives Trillo, Brien, Palumbo, Reilly, and Morgan
Date Introduced: March 03, 2011
RESOLVED, That a special house commission be and the same is hereby created
consisting of ten (10) members: four (4) of whom shall be from the house of representatives, not
more than three (3) from the same political party to be appointed by the speaker; three (3) of
whom shall be representatives of the marine repair business to be appointed by the speaker, and
three (3) of whom shall be representatives of the marina business to be appointed by the speaker.
In lieu of any appointment of a member of the legislature to a permanent advisory
commission, a legislative study commission, or any commission created by a general assembly
resolution, the appointing authority may appoint a member of the general public to serve in lieu
of a legislator, provided that the majority leader or the minority leader of the political party which
is entitled to the appointment consents to the appointment of the member of the general public.
The purpose of said commission shall be to study the relationship between the marinas
and the independent marine contractors, with particular attention to be directed to issues of access
to the ability of contractors to service their customers’ boats.
Forthwith upon passage of this resolution, the members of the commission shall meet at
the call’ of the speaker of the house and organize and shall select from among the legislators a
chairperson. Vacancies in said commission shall be filled in like manner as the original
The membership of said commission shall receive no compensation for their services.