About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to amend the Fish and Wildlife Act of 1965 in order to authorize the Secretary of Commerce to make loans to U.S. fishermen to cover the costs of damages to their vessels and gear by foreign vessels.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
- Committee Assignments
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). H.R. 16642 — 93rd Congress: Fishing Vessels Claims Recovery Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hr16642
“H.R. 16642 — 93rd Congress: Fishing Vessels Claims Recovery Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1974. May 28, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hr16642>
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