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 ...
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Oct 11, 1989
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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)
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 4, 1989
Fishery Conservation Amendments of 1990
Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 28, 1990
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3447 — 101st Congress: Tuna Management Act of 1989. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr3447
“H.R. 3447 — 101st Congress: Tuna Management Act of 1989.” www.GovTrack.us. 1989. November 24, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr3447>
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