To protect certain seamounts, ridges, and banks in the Exclusive Economic Zone off the coast of California by the establishment of the California Seamounts and Ridges National Marine Conservation Area, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 20th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 14, 2016
Length: 11 pages
Jul 14, 2016
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H.R. 5797 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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