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S. 1520: Modernizing Recreational Fisheries Management Act of 2017

A bill to expand recreational fishing opportunities through enhanced marine fishery conservation and management, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Roger Wicker

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Mississippi. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 10, 2017
Length: 22 pages
Introduced:

Jul 10, 2017

Status:

Introduced on Jul 10, 2017

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on July 10, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Prognosis:

12% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jul 10, 2017
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Pending
 
Ordered Reported

Pending
 
Passed Senate (House next)

Pending
 
Passed House

Pending
 
Signed by the President

S. 1520 is 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.

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