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H.R. 374 (115th): To remove the sunset provision of section 203 of Public Law 105-384, and for other purposes.


The text of the bill below is as of Jan 9, 2017 (Introduced).

Summary of this bill

Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 374 makes permanent an existing fishery management program for Dungeness crabs currently operated by the states of Washington, Oregon and California. The bill maintains the ability of the Secretary of Commerce to assume management of the crab fishery in federal waters.


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115th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 374

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

January 9, 2017

(for herself, Mr. Kilmer, Mr. Huffman, Mr. Thompson of California, and Mr. DeFazio) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources

A BILL

To remove the sunset provision of section 203 of Public Law 105–384, and for other purposes.

1.

Dungeness crab fishery management

Section 203 of the Act entitled An Act to approve a governing international fishery agreement between the United States and the Republic of Poland, and for other purposes, approved November 13, 1998 (Public Law 105–384; 16 U.S.C. 1856 note), is amended—

(1)

by striking subsection (i); and

(2)

by redesignating subsection (j) as subsection (i).