H.R. 6310 (96th): A bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal years 1981, 1982, and 1983 to carry out the Atlantic Tunas Convention Act of 1975.


Jan 28, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on June 3, 1980 but was never passed by the Senate.


John Murphy

Representative for New York's 17th congressional district


About the bill

Summary (CRS)
6/3/1980--Passed House amended.(Measure passed House, amended) Amends the Atlantic Tunas Convention Act of 1975 to add five new positions to the advisory committee appointed by the U.S. Commissioners to the ... Read more >
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S. 2549 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Sep 4, 1980

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Jan 28, 1980
Passed House
Jun 3, 1980


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