New Cosponsor — Nov 13, 2012
New Cosponsor: Sen. Kay Hagan [D-NC, 2009-2014]
The bill now has 8 cosponsors (5 Republicans, 3 Democrats).
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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.
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. (2016). 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. February 7, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1916>
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