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H.R. 962 (115th): Preserve Fishing on Wild and Scenic River Act

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The summary below was written by the Congressional Research Service, which is a nonpartisan division of the Library of Congress, and was published on Feb 7, 2017.


Preserve Fishing on Wild and Scenic River Act

This bill prohibits a person from operating an aquaculture facility unless the Department of the Interior certifies that the facility will not discharge a pollutant into a river any segment of which is a wild and scenic river.

The prohibition excludes fish hatcheries operated by a federal or state agency and goes into effect after a three-year period.