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Last Action: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 30, 2015.
Jul 23, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on August 8, 1988 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for California's 23rd congressional district
A bill to prohibit the importation or exportation and certain other transactions involving elephant products, and for other purposes.
8/8/1988--Passed House amended.(Measure passed House, amended) African Elephant Conservation Act - Declares it to be the policy of the United States to assist in the conservation and protection of the ... Read more >
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The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2999”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2999 — 100th Congress: African Elephant Conservation Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr2999
“H.R. 2999 — 100th Congress: African Elephant Conservation Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1987. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr2999>
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