H.R. 3447 (101st): Tuna Management Act of 1989


Oct 11, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 11, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Clay Shaw Jr.

Representative for Florida's 15th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

To facilitate the effective management of fisheries resources in United States waters by including tuna in the regulatory structure under the Magnuson Fishery Conservation and Management Act.

Summary (CRS)

Tuna Management Act of 1989 - Amends the Magnuson Fishery Conservation and Management Act to declare that the United States claims and will exercise exclusive fishery management authority over all ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 11, 1989

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3447”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 1531 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 4, 1989

H.R. 2061 (Related)
Fishery Conservation Amendments of 1990

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 28, 1990

Search for similar bills.

Links & tools

Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

GovTrack gets most information from THOMAS, which is updated generally one day after events occur. Activity since the last update may not be reflected here. Data comes via the congress project.


Click a format for a citation suggestion: