H.R. 4742 (113th): Strengthening Fishing Communities and Increasing Flexibility in Fisheries Management Act

Introduced:

May 23, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 29, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Doc Hastings

Representative for Washington's 4th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 22, 2014
Length: 54 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act to provide flexibility for fishery managers and stability for fishermen, and for other purposes.

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History

May 23, 2014
 
Introduced

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May 29, 2014
 
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