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

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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Clay Shaw Jr.

Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 15th congressional district. Republican.


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.


Oct 11, 1989

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H.R. 3447 (101st) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 101st Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1989 to Oct 28, 1990. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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