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H.R. 1335 (114th): Strengthening Fishing Communities and Increasing Flexibility in Fisheries Management Act

About the bill

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 the the National Environmental Policy Act and all related implementing regulations would be deemed approved if the Regional Fishery Management Council completes a fishery impact statement.
  • Create a pilot program ...

Sponsor and status

Don Young

Sponsor. Representative for Alaska At Large. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 2, 2015
Length: 57 pages
Introduced:

Mar 4, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on June 1, 2015 but was never passed by the Senate.

History

Mar 4, 2015
 
Introduced

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Apr 29, 2015
 
Considered by House Committee on Natural Resources

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Apr 30, 2015
 
Ordered Reported

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May 15, 2015
 
Reported by House Committee on Natural Resources

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May 19, 2015
 
Considered by House Committee on Rules

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Jun 1, 2015
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

H.R. 1335 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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