Summary: H.R.6205 — 95th Congress (1977-1978)All Information (Except Text)

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Reported to House with amendment(s) (05/06/1977)

(Reported to House from the Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries, H. Rept. 95-265)

Amends the Atlantic Tunas Convention Act to: (1) authorize appropriations for fiscal years 1978, 1979, and 1980 to carry out the purposes of the Act; and (2) redefine "fisheries zone" to fix the outer boundary of such zone at a point which is 200 nautical miles from the baseline from which the territorial sea is measured.