H.R. 4129 (112th): Rhode Island Fishermen’s Fairness Act

Introduced:

Mar 1, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 1, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

James “Jim” Langevin

Representative for Rhode Island's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 1, 2012
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act to add Rhode Island to the Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Mar 1, 2012
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4129”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Details

Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 1504 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 11, 2013

S. 1371 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 14, 2011

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