H.R.5050 - A bill to extend until October 1, 1986, the authority and authorization of appropriations for certain programs under the Fish and Wildlife Act of 1956.98th Congress (1983-1984)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Breaux, John B. [D-LA-7] (Introduced 03/07/1984)|
|Committees:||House - Merchant Marine and Fisheries | Senate - Environment and Public Works|
|Committee Reports:||H.Rept 98-704|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 05/02/1984 Received in the Senate and read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
This bill has the status Passed House
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Summary: H.R.5050 — 98th Congress (1983-1984)All Information (Except Text)
(Measure passed House, amended, roll call #117 (309-104))
Passed House amended (05/01/1984)
Amends the Fish and Wildlife Act of 1956 to extend the authority and authorize appropriations for FY 1985 and 1986 for the fisheries loan fund and for the incidental expenses of volunteers for certain programs under the Act.
Amends the American Fisheries Promotion Act to extend the authority and authorize appropriations for FY 1985 and 1986 for loans to avoid default on obligations covering fishing vessels and loans to cover fishing vessel operating losses. Limits loans to avoid default regarding reconstructed or reconditioned fishing vessels to vessels reconstructed or reconditioned in the United States. Repeals the requirement that the vessel be used in the harvesting of fish from an underutilized fishery.