S. 2810 (100th): Marine Mammal Protection Act Amendments of 1988

A bill to amend the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972 and to authorize appropriations for that Act, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Sep 20, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 20, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Kerry

Senator from Massachusetts


See Instead:

H.R. 4189 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Nov 23, 1988


Sep 20, 1988

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Sep 20, 1988
Ordered Reported by Committee

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S. 2810 (100th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 100th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1987 to Oct 22, 1988. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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