New Cosponsors — Sep 12, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Don Young [R-AK0]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Allen West [R-FL22, 2011-2012]
The bill now has 7 cosponsors (7 Republicans).
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Aug 2, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on August 2, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Jersey's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Aug 2, 2012
Length: 17 pages
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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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. 6350”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 6350 — 112th Congress: Transparent and Science-Based Fishery Management Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6350
“H.R. 6350 — 112th Congress: Transparent and Science-Based Fishery Management Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. February 8, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6350>
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