S.61: A bill to remove the sunset provision of section 203 of Public Law 105-384 and for other purposes.

About This Bill

  • Introduced Jan. 9, 2017
  • Latest Major Action June 5, 2017

Bill Summary

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.) (Sec.1)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...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill

There are 3 statements associated with S.61.

Bill Actions

Date Description
June 5, 2017
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 111.
June 5, 2017
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Reported by Senator Thune without amendment. With written report No. 115-88.
April 5, 2017
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
Jan. 9, 2017
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
Jan. 9, 2017

Introduced in the Senate by Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.)

Close Comment Creative Commons Donate Email Facebook Mobile Phone Podcast Print Google News logo Google_NewsInitiative_Lockup_FullColor RSS Search Search Twitter WhatsApp Resolving differences Check Building Arrow right Info circle Oops OOPS Pencil File text Bars Search Close Cogs Filter Compare Revolving Door Info card Activity Member menu Globe Document External link Quote News Calendar No Vote
Current site Current page