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.
Representative for Washington's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 22, 2014
Length: 54 pages
About the bill
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.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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. September 27, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr4742>
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