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A bill to amend the Central, Western, and South Pacific fisheries Development Act to increase the appropriation authorization through fiscal year 1982, to expand the United States fisheries development effort, and to cooperate in the formation and research of the South Pacific Regional Fishery Agency, and for other purposes.

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04/11/1978Introduced in Senate

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04/11/1978Referred to Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
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Sen. Inouye, Daniel K. [D-HI]

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Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation04/11/1978 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (04/11/1978)

Amends the Central, Western, and South Pacific Fisheries Development Act to direct the Secretary of Commerce to consult and cooperate with appropriate member nations of the South Pacific Regional Fishery Agency in carrying out the purposes of the Act.

Authorizes the Secretary, in consultation with all member nations of the Agency and other specified parties, to establish an additional program for the development of tuna and other latent fishery resources.

Increases appropriation authorizations to carry out the purposes of the Act through fiscal year 1982.