A bill to implement the Amendment to the Convention on Future Multilateral Cooperation in the Northwest Atlantic Fisheries, as adopted at Lisbon on September 28, 2007.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Massachusetts. Democrat.
Last Updated: Dec 8, 2014
Length: 10 pages
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on September 17, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jun 17, 2014
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jun 24, 2014
Considered by Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
Sep 17, 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.
May 20, 2015
Reintroduced Bill — Ordered Reported
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1251 (114th).
S. 2485 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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.
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