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H.R. 2150: Rhode Island Fishermen’s Fairness Act of 2021


The text of the bill below is as of Mar 23, 2021 (Introduced).


I

117th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 2150

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 23, 2021

(for himself and Mr. Cicilline) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources

A BILL

To amend the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act to add Rhode Island to the Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Rhode Island Fishermen’s Fairness Act of 2021.

2.

Addition of Rhode Island to the Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council

Section 302(a)(1)(B) of the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act (16 U.S.C. 1852(a)(1)(B)) is amended—

(1)

by inserting Rhode Island, after States of;

(2)

by inserting Rhode Island, after except North Carolina,;

(3)

by striking 21 and inserting 23; and

(4)

by striking 13 and inserting 14.