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Sep 5, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980
This bill was introduced on September 5, 1979, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Louisiana's 3rd congressional district
9/5/1979--Introduced.Prohibits the Secretary of Commerce from making payments from the Fishermen's Contingency Fund for damages to fishing gear caused by oil and gas exploration, development, or production when the party ... Read more >
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