About the bill
To amend the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act to provide that each of the States of Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, and Florida have exclusive fishery management authority over reef fish in the Gulf of Mexico in waters that, on average, are 20 fathoms or less in depth, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 1219 — 113th Congress: Gulf Fisheries Fairness Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1219
“H.R. 1219 — 113th Congress: Gulf Fisheries Fairness Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. July 29, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1219>
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