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Text of the New York Fair Fishing Act of 2009

This bill was introduced on July 21, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Jul 21, 2009 (Introduced).

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111th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 3270

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

July 21, 2009

(for himself and Mr. Israel) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources

A BILL

To amend the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act to add New York to the New England Fishery Management Council, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the New York Fair Fishing Act of 2009.

2.

Addition of New York to New England Fishery Management Council

Section 302(a)(1)(A) of the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act (16 U.S.C. 1852(a)(1)(A)) is amended—

(1)

by inserting New York, after New Hampshire,;

(2)

by striking except and inserting except New York and except;

(3)

by striking 18 and inserting 20; and

(4)

by striking 12 and inserting 14.