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S. 39 (104th): Sustainable Fisheries Act

This was a vote to pass S. 39 (104th) in the Senate.

The Sustainable Fisheries Act of 1996 is an amendment to the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act, a law governing the management of marine fisheries in the United States. Another major amendment to this legislation was later made under the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Reauthorization Act of 2006. The SFA was enacted to amend the outdated MSFCMA of 1976. The amendment included changes to the purpose of the act, definitions, and international affairs, as well as many small changes.

The U.S. Senate bill S. 39 was passed by the 104th United States Congressional session and enacted into law by the 42nd President of the United States Bill Clinton on October 11, 1996.

This summary is from Wikipedia.

Source: Wikipedia


Congress
104th Congress
Date
Sep 19, 1996
Chamber
Senate
Number
#295
Question:
On Passage of the Bill in the Senate
Result:
Bill Passed

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Key: R Yea D Yea
Seat position based on our ideology score.
Totals     Republican     Democrat
  Yea 100
 
 
100%
53 47
  Nay 0
 
 
0%
0 0
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