S. 2870 (111th): International Fisheries Stewardship and Enforcement Act

A bill to establish uniform administrative and enforcement procedures and penalties for the enforcement of the High Seas Driftnet Fishing Moratorium Protection Act and similar statutes, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Dec 10, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 24, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Daniel Inouye

Senator from Hawaii



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Last Updated: Dec 17, 2010
Length: 68 pages


Dec 10, 2009

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Mar 24, 2010
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S. 2870 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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