Summary: S.1143 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)

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Reported to Senate without amendment (05/23/2016)

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West Coast Dungeness Crab Management Act

(Sec. 2) This bill makes permanent the authority of Washington, Oregon, and California to adopt and enforce state laws governing fishing and processing in the exclusive economic zone adjacent to their state in any Dungeness crab fishery for which there is no fishery management plan in effect under the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act.