H.R. 1434 (101st): To amend the Magnuson Fishery Conservation and Management Act to establish civil penalties for stealing, removing, damaging, or tampering with fishing gear or fish contained in such gear.

Introduced:

Mar 15, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 15, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

William Hughes

Representative for New Jersey's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
3/15/1989--Introduced.Amends the Magnuson Fishery Conservation and Management Act to make it unlawful to knowingly steal, remove, damage, or tamper with fishing gear of another which is in the Exclusive Economic ... Read more >
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Fishery Conservation Amendments of 1990

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 28, 1990

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Introduced
Mar 15, 1989

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