GA HR642 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 5-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 30 2017 - 50% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2017-03-30 - House Passed/Adopted
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


A RESOLUTION recommending that NOAA Fisheries rescind the closure of federal waters of offshore Georgia for the period from April 15, 2017, through May 31, 2017, to allow Georgia anglers and saltwater fishing guides a fair and equitable opportunity to enjoy a public resource in keeping with the spirit and intent of the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act; and for other purposes.

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NOAA Fisheries; rescind closure of federal waters of offshore Georgia for the period from April 15, 2017 through May 31, 2017; recommend


Roll Calls

2017-03-30 - House - House Vote #379 (Y: 168 N: 0 NV: 8 Abs: 4) [PASS]


2017-03-30HouseHouse Passed/Adopted
2017-03-30HouseHouse Third Readers
2017-03-24HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported
2017-03-22HouseHouse Second Readers
2017-03-20HouseHouse First Readers
2017-03-16HouseHouse Hopper

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