To support the domestic shrimping industry by eliminating taxpayer subsidies for certain competitors, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 14th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 10, 2003
Length: 17 pages
108th Congress (2003–2004)
This bill was introduced on June 10, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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1 Cosponsor (1 Republican)
Oct 8, 2002
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5578 (107th).
Jun 10, 2003
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H.R. 2406 (108th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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