To amend the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act to encourage elimination of lionfish from United States waters by allowing individuals to exchange lionfish for tags authorizing fishing for certain species in addition to the number of such species otherwise authorized to be taken by such individuals, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 19, 2017
Length: 6 pages
May 19, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 19, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 19, 2017
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H.R. 2560 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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