H.R. 716 (104th): Fisheries Act of 1995


Jan 26, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996


Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 3, 1995

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 3, 1995.


Pub.L. 104-43


Don Young

Representative for Alaska At Large



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Last Updated: Oct 24, 1995
Length: 31 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Fishermen's Protective Act.

Summary (CRS)

6/30/1995--Passed Senate amended.TABLE OF CONTENTS: TitleI - High Seas Fishing Compliance Title II: Implementation of Convention on Future Multilateral Cooperation in the Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Title III: Atlantic Tunas Convention ... Read more >


Jan 26, 1995

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Feb 8, 1995
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Apr 3, 1995
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Jun 30, 1995
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 24, 1995
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 3, 1995
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 716”). 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.

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass
Apr 3, 1995 5:20 p.m.
Passed 384/0

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