S. 2871 (111th): A bill to make technical corrections to the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Convention Implementation Act, and for other purposes.


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: Sep 20, 2010
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)

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 >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Dec 10, 2009

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Mar 24, 2010
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2871”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (3D) (show)
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Related Bills

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S. 2870 (Related)
International Fisheries Stewardship and Enforcement Act

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Mar 24, 2010

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