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Cravaack Mille Lacs Lake Freedom to Fish Act to be signed


Washington, D.C. – A modified version of H.R. 5797, the Mill Lacs Lake Freedom to Fish Act of 2012, was passed by the Senate Wednesday under the Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2012.

Initially authored and introduced by Rep. Cravaack on May 12, 2012, the legislation would remove burdensome, administrative overreach by the U.S. Coast Guard and restore Minnesota’s authority to permit and inspect the vessels on Lake Mille Lacs.

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