S. 267 (113th): Pirate Fishing Elimination Act

Introduced:

Feb 11, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 30, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John “Jay” Rockefeller IV

Senator from West Virginia

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 8, 2014
Length: 36 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to prevent, deter, and eliminate illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing through port State measures.

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History

Feb 11, 2013
 
Introduced

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Jul 30, 2013
 
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Details

Cosponsors
11 cosponsors (10D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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