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Legislative Hearing on H.R. 3070 and H.R. 4245
Tuesday, February 2, 2016 10:00 AM
Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans
1324 Longworth House Office Building, Washington, D.C. 20515

Legislative Hearing on:

  • H.R. 3070 (Rep. Lee Zeldin), A bill to clarify that for purposes of all Federal laws governing marine fisheries management, the landward boundary of the exclusive economic zone between areas south of Montauk, New York, and Point Judith, Rhode Island, and for other purposes. “EEZ Clarification Act”
  • Hearing Memo
  • H.R. 4245 (Rep. Chellie Pingree), To exempt importation and exportation of sea urchins and sea cucumbers from licensing requirements under the Endangered Species Act of 1973
  • Hearing Memo

Witnesses and Testimony

Mr. Joe Leask
Department of Marine Resources Sea Urchin Zone Council  
Rockwood, Maine

Mr. William Woody
Assistant Director
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Office of Law Enforcement
Washington, D.C. 

Mr. Atchan Tamaki
ISF Trading, Inc. 
Portland, Maine
(Disclosure Form)

Mr. Daniel Morris

Deputy Regional Administrator 
Greater Atlantic Region
National Marine Fisheries Service
Gloucester, Massachusetts
(Disclosure Form)

Captain John McMurray
One More Cast Charters 
Oceanside, New York
(Disclosure Form)

Captain Joe McBride
Montauk Boatmen & Captains Association
East Hampton, New York
(Disclosure Form)

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