H.R.6362 - REFI Pacific Act of 2012112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Thompson, Mike [D-CA-1] (Introduced 09/10/2012)|
|Committees:||House - Natural Resources|
|Latest Action:||09/11/2012 Referred to the Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, Oceans, and Insular Affairs.|
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Summary: H.R.6362 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (09/10/2012)
Revitalizing the Economy of Fisheries in the Pacific Act of 2012 or REFI Pacific Act of 2012 - Directs the Secretary of Commerce (upon receipt of such assurances as the Secretary considers appropriate to protect the interests of the United States) to issue a loan to refinance the existing debt obligation funding the fishing capacity reduction program for the Pacific Coast Groundfish Fishery implemented under the Department of Commerce and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2003.
Requires such loan to have a maturity that expires 45 years after the date of issuance.
Prohibits the fee with respect to such loan from exceeding 3% of the ex-vessel value of all fish harvested from each fishery for which the loan is issued.