New Cosponsor — Dec 19, 2012
New Cosponsor: Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse [D-RI]
The bill now has 2 cosponsors (2 Democrats).
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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.
Senior Senator from Oregon
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Last Updated: Aug 2, 2012
Length: 8 pages
A bill to make it a principal negotiating objective of the United States in trade negotiations to eliminate government fisheries subsidies, 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. 3518”). 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. 3518 — 112th Congress: Fair Trade in Seafood Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s3518
“S. 3518 — 112th Congress: Fair Trade in Seafood Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s3518>
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