New Cosponsor — Nov 13, 2012
New Cosponsor: Sen. Kay Hagan [D-NC, 2009-2014]
The bill now has 8 cosponsors (5 Republicans, 3 Democrats).
Nov 28, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on November 28, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Florida
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Last Updated: Nov 28, 2011
Length: 3 pages
A bill to exclude ecosystem component stocks of fish from certain annual catch limits and for other purposes.
Fishery Science Improvement Act of 2011 - Amends the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Reauthorization Act of 2006 to prohibit the requirement that a mechanism be established for specifying annual ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1916”). 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. (2015). S. 1916 — 112th Congress: Fishery Science Improvement Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1916
“S. 1916 — 112th Congress: Fishery Science Improvement Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. October 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1916>
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