On April 6, Representatives Garret Graves (R-La.), Gene Green (D-Tex.), Daniel Webster (R-Fla.) and Rob Wittman (R-Va.) introduced H.R. 2023, the Modernizing Recreational Fisheries Management Act of 2017. Known as the Modern Fish Act, this bill provides federal fisheries managers with a comprehensive package of tools and data to better manage America’s 11 million saltwater anglers. The goal: Replacing antiquated management processes with a more accurate picture of today’s recreational fishery and fishermen.