This action reverses the recent trend of shortening the federal red snapper season.
The NMMA said the majority of its comments focused on recreational marine engines.
The EPA contacted nine boatbuilders that operate in several locations as a result of the lawsuit.
The report says states are forced to implement more federal environmental programs with less money from federal sources.
‘Sophia’s Law,’ drafted with ABYC and NMMA input, makes state the first to require alarm systems