Saltonstall-Kennedy Fishery Funding
Publication Date: May 2004
Publisher(s): Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service
The Saltonstall-Kennedy Act established a fund that, among other things, has supported fishery research and development projects, with funding awarded annually on a competitive basis. Recent congressional "earmarks" have preempted the competitive process for awarding funding for industry projects. This report will be updated as this issue evolves.