H.R. 3841 (110th): To prohibit the commercial harvesting of Atlantic menhaden for reduction purposes in the coastal waters and the exclusive economic zone.

Introduced:
Oct 16, 2007 (110th Congress, 2007–2009)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Wayne Gilchrest
Representative for Maryland's 1st congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Oct 16, 2007
Length
5 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 3840 (Related)
To prohibit commercial fishing of Atlantic menhaden for reduction purposes in inland, State, and ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 16, 2007

 
Status

This bill was introduced on October 16, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Oct 16, 2007
Referred to Committee Oct 16, 2007
 
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Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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House Natural Resources

Insular Affairs, Oceans and Wildlife

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10/16/2007--Introduced.
Makes it unlawful to engage, or to attempt to engage, in commercial harvesting of Atlantic menhaden for reduction purposes in Atlantic coastal waters or in the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ).
Requires a related report to Congress from the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission, in cooperation with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).

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