MD HJ3 | 2020 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 29 2020 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2020-02-10 - Hearing 2/24 at 2:00 p.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 which 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 be forwarded to certain elected officials.

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Title

Natural Resources - Fishing - Wild-Caught Blue Catfish

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History

DateChamberAction
2020-02-10HouseHearing 2/24 at 2:00 p.m.
2020-01-29HouseFirst Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations

Same As/Similar To

SJ3 (Crossfiled) 2020-03-12 - Referred Rules and Executive Nominations

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