Bill Text — Sep 16, 2012
This bill’s text for status Reported by Senate Committee (Sep 20, 2010) is now available.
Amends the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Convention Implementation Act to consider nonfederal service individuals serving as Commissioners on the Commission for the Conservation and Management of Highly Migratory Fish ... Read more >
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