H.Con.Res. 679 (95th): A resolution to prohibit commercial fishing on the Klamath and Trinity rivers of California.

Introduced:
Aug 03, 1978 (95th Congress, 1977–1978)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee) in a previous session of Congress

This resolution was introduced on August 3, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced
Aug 03, 1978
 
Sponsor
Robert Leggett
Representative for California's 4th congressional district
Party
Democrat
 
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Cosponsors
4 cosponsors (3R, 1D) (show)
Committees

House Merchant Marine and Fisheries

House Natural Resources

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H.Con.Res. stands for House concurrent resolution.

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8/3/1978--Introduced.
Prohibits commercial fishing on the Klamath and Trinity Rivers in California until it is determined that such fishing will not have an adverse impact on the fishery resource, the subsistence rights of the Turok, Hoopa, and Karok Indians, and on the continuance of reasonable sports fishing for salmon and steelhead trout.

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