H.R. 1335: Strengthening Fishing Communities and Increasing Flexibility in Fisheries Management Act

H.R. 1335 would:

  • Double the amount of time an emergency regulation can adjust a fishery management plan.
  • Add economic impact to "fishing communities" to the list of factors that need to be considered when creating catch limits and exempt for some fish with short life spans.
  • Require Regional Fishery Management Council meetings to be posted online.
  • All requirements of ...

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Mar 4, 2015


Passed House on Jun 1, 2015

This bill passed in the House on June 1, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.


Don Young

Representative for Alaska At Large



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Last Updated: Jun 2, 2015
Length: 57 pages


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Mar 4, 2015

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Apr 30, 2015
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Jun 1, 2015
Passed House

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Passed Senate

Signed by the President

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