H.R.2168: West Coast Dungeness Crab Management Act

About This Bill

  • Introduced April 30, 2015
  • Latest Major Action Oct. 7, 2015

Bill Versions

Bill Summary

West Coast Dungeness Crab Management Act 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.

(Source: Library of Congress)

What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill

There are 4 statements associated with H.R.2168.

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The Congressional Budget Office has produced a cost estimate for H.R.2168.

Bill Actions

Date Description
Oct. 7, 2015
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
Oct. 6, 2015
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
Oct. 6, 2015

On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H6819)

Oct. 6, 2015
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 2168.
Oct. 6, 2015
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H6819-6820)
Oct. 6, 2015
Mr. Newhouse moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
Sept. 30, 2015
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 206.
Sept. 30, 2015
Reported by the Committee on Natural Resources. H. Rept. 114-274.
Sept. 10, 2015
Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans Discharged.
Sept. 10, 2015
Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
Sept. 10, 2015
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Sept. 9, 2015
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
July 23, 2015
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
May 26, 2015
Referred to the Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans.
April 30, 2015
Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.
April 30, 2015

Introduced in the House by Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-Wash.)

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