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A bill to prevent, deter, and eliminate illegal, unreported, and unregulated fishing through port State measures.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1980 — 112th Congress: Pirate Fishing Elimination Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1980
“S. 1980 — 112th Congress: Pirate Fishing Elimination Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. July 1, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1980>
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