H.R. 5820 (101st): National Fish and Seafood Promotional Council Reauthorization Act

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Introduced:

Oct 11, 1990
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 11, 1990, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

William “Billy” Tauzin

Representative for Louisiana's 3rd congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

To reauthorize the Fish and Seafood Promotion Act of 1986.

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History

Oct 11, 1990
 
Introduced

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

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 28, 1990

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