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Aug 22, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974
This bill was introduced on August 22, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Oregon
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 title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3945”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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). S. 3945 — 93rd Congress: Fishing Vessels Claims Recovery Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/s3945
“S. 3945 — 93rd Congress: Fishing Vessels Claims Recovery Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1974. February 12, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/s3945>
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