Lower Environmental Standards for Fisheries
(H.R. 1335)
Date:June 1, 2015
Issue:Ensuring Healthy Soil & Clean Water: Healthy Fisheries
225 votes for
152 votes against
The Right Vote Was a No Vote
The Magnuson-Stevens Fisheries Management Act sets federal standards for managing healthy U.S. fisheries and has helped rebuild fish stocks and sustainable fishing economies over the last twenty years. This reauthorization of the Magnuson-Stevens Act would allow local fisheries management councils to ignore guidance from scientific advisors when they set catch limits or plan to rebuild overfished species.
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  • Sound fishing practices matter both now and in the long-term health of our ecosystem. You voted for lower environmental standards for our long-term fish stocks. Why? (H. Amdt. 262 to H.R. 1335)

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