Section 2-8-351

Purpose.

It is hereby declared to be in the interest of the public welfare that shrimpers and seafood fishermen are encouraged to act singularly or jointly in cooperation with shrimp and seafood related businesses and with the commissioner and the board in promoting and stimulating through research, education, advertising, and other methods, the increased and efficient production, distribution, use, and sale of shrimp and seafood and their products. It is further the intent and purpose of this article to provide a method and procedure for financing a promotional program for the shrimp and seafood industry pursuant to powers conferred upon the Legislature by Amendment ______ to the Constitution of Alabama of 1901.

(Act 2004-301, p. 427, §2.)