MAKE THE CALL!Don’t let Sen. McBroom scuttle the Commercial Fishing bills ! We need your help in getting House Bills 4567, 4568 and 4569 to the governor’s desk. The bills have already passed the Michigan House of Representatives with 70% of the vote of the House and are currently awaiting a vote in the Senate Natural Resources Committee. Call your state senator https://www.senate.michigan.gov/fysbyaddress.html.) between now and Friday and tell him to call McBroom and get him to move the bills as passed in the house to the floor of the Senate for a vote.
When calling or emailing your Senator, the following points can be stressed:
- You support House Bills 4567, 4568 and 4569 as passed by the House, which protect Michigan gamefish from commercial harvest and update decades old statute.
- That they should request that the package of bills be passed through the Senate Natural Resources Committee and brought to the senate floor for a vote.
- That the package of bills has been in their chamber for eight months, and the time for action is NOW.