H.R. 5946 (109th): Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Reauthorization Act of 2006

Introduced:

Jul 27, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Enacted — Signed by the President
on Jan 12, 2007

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 12, 2007.

Law:

Pub.L. 109-479

Sponsor:

Richard Pombo
Representative for California's 11th congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 19, 2006
Length: 91 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act to authorize activities to promote improved monitoring and compliance for high seas fisheries, or fisheries governed by international fishery management agreements, and for other purposes.

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 5946” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

History

Introduced
Jul 27, 2006
Passed House
Sep 27, 2006
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed Senate with Changes
Dec 7, 2006
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
House Agreed to Changes
Dec 9, 2006
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 12, 2007

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