MD HJ1 | 2021 | Regular Session

Note: Carryover of previous HJ3

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 13 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-02-17 - Hearing 2/22 at 9:30 a.m.
Pending: House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Opposing certain inspection rules promulgated by the U.S. Department of Agriculture that have drastically impeded the harvest and sale of blue catfish and thus rendered the State unable to adequately use the commercial harvest as a form of control over the invasive blue catfish species; urging the U.S. Congress to amend 21 U.S.C. § 601(w) to exempt the wild catch of domestic catfish from certain inspection requirements; and requiring a copy of the Resolution to be forwarded to certain elected officials.

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Title

Natural Resources – Fishing – Wild–Caught Blue Catfish

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History

DateChamberAction
2021-02-17HouseHearing 2/22 at 9:30 a.m.
2021-01-13HouseFirst Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
2020-09-25HousePre-filed

Same As/Similar To

SJ4 (Crossfiled) 2021-02-05 - Referred Rules and Executive Nominations
HJ3 (Carry Over) 2020-02-10 - Hearing 2/24 at 2:00 p.m.

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