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.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 22, 2011
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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. July 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1916>
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