To require the Comptroller General of the United States to submit to Congress a report examining efforts by the Regional Fishery Management Councils, the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission, and the National Marine Fisheries Service to prepare and adapt United States fishery management for the impacts of climate change, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor. Representative for South Carolina's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Dec 14, 2020
Length: 8 pages
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Oct 15, 2019
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Jan 14, 2020
Considered by Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
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Jan 29, 2020
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Dec 14, 2020
Reported by House Committee on Natural Resources
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H.R. 4679 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 4679. This is the one from the 116th Congress.
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