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H.R. 5638: Driftnet Modernization and Bycatch Reduction Act

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To improve the management of driftnet fishing.

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Sponsor and status

Ted Lieu

Sponsor. Representative for California's 33rd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Apr 26, 2018
Length: 5 pages
Introduced:

Apr 26, 2018

Status:

Introduced on Apr 26, 2018

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on April 26, 2018. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Prognosis:

2% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

See Instead:

S. 2773 (same title)
Ordered Reported — Sep 5, 2018

History

Apr 26, 2018
 
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H.R. 5638 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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