A bill to amend the Fish and Wildlife Act of 1956 in order to authorize the Secretary of Commerce to make loans to United States fishermen to cover the costs of damages to their vessels and gear by foreign vessels.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Aug 22, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on August 22, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Oregon
Aug 22, 1974
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S. 3945 (93rd) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 93rd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1973 to Dec 20, 1974. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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