To amend the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act to provide flexibility for fishery managers and stability for fishermen, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Washington's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 22, 2014
Length: 54 pages
May 23, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 29, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 23, 2014
May 29, 2014
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
H.R. 4742 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2018). H.R. 4742 — 113th Congress: Strengthening Fishing Communities and Increasing Flexibility in Fisheries Management Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr4742
“H.R. 4742 — 113th Congress: Strengthening Fishing Communities and Increasing Flexibility in Fisheries Management Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2014. February 18, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr4742>
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