H.R. 6119 (109th): Puget Sound Regional Shellfish Settlement Act of 2006


Sep 20, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 20, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Norman “Norm” Dicks

Representative for Washington's 6th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 20, 2006
Length: 12 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To provide for the equitable settlement of claims of Indian tribes in the region of Puget Sound, Washington regarding treaty rights to take shellfish from lands in that region, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/20/2006--Introduced.Puget Sound Regional Shellfish Settlement Act of 2006 - Approves, ratifies, and confirms the Settlement Agreement entered into by and between specified Indian tribes in the region of Puget Sound, ... Read more >

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Sep 20, 2006

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6119”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


7 cosponsors (5D, 2R) (show)
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H.R. 5946 (Related)
Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Reauthorization Act of 2006

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 12, 2007

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