New Cosponsor — Jul 31, 2014
New Cosponsor: Sen. Christopher Murphy [D-CT]
The bill now has 5 cosponsors (5 Democrats).
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Apr 17, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on April 17, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Junior Senator from New York
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Last Updated: Apr 17, 2013
Length: 2 pages
A bill to amend the Specialty Crops Competitiveness Act of 2004 to include farmed shellfish as specialty crops.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 754”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 754 — 113th Congress: Shellfish Marketing Assistance Fairness Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s754
“S. 754 — 113th Congress: Shellfish Marketing Assistance Fairness Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. February 14, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s754>
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