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Introduced in Senate (04/18/2016)

Preserving Public Access to Public Waters Act

This bill directs the Department of the Interior to obtain approval from the relevant fish and wildlife management agency of a state or territory before restricting fishing access to state or territorial marine waters that are within the jurisdiction of the National Park Service, including coastal waters and estuaries.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
04/18/2016 Introduced in Senate

All Actions (2)

Date
06/15/2016 Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Senate Subcommittee on National Parks. Hearings held.
Action By: Senate Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks
04/18/2016 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
Action By: Senate

Titles (2)

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Short Titles - Senate

Short Titles as Introduced:

Preserving Public Access to Public Waters Act

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Official Titles - Senate

Official Titles as Introduced:

A bill to amend title 54, United States Code, to require State approval before the Secretary of the Interior restricts access to waters under the jurisdiction of the National Park Service for recreational or commercial fishing.


Subjects (7)

  • Great Lakes
  • Hunting and fishing
  • Intergovernmental relations
  • Marine and coastal resources, fisheries
  • Parks, recreation areas, trails
  • State and local government operations

Cosponsors (1)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. Rubio, Marco [R-FL]* 04/18/2016

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
Senate Energy and Natural Resources04/18/2016 Referred to
Senate Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks06/15/2016 Hearings by

Related Bills (2)

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