H.R. 6350 (112th): Transparent and Science-Based Fishery Management Act of 2012

Introduced:

Aug 2, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 2, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Jon Runyan

Representative for New Jersey's 3rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 2, 2012
Length: 17 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act to provide additional flexibility for fishery managers, additional transparency for fishermen, a referendum for catch shares, and additional sources for fishery survey funding, and for other purposes.

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History

Aug 2, 2012
 
Introduced

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Votes

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Related Bills

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S. 632 (Related)
Flexibility in Rebuilding American Fisheries Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 17, 2011

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