H.R. 2926 (101st): Dolphin Protection and Consumer Information Act of 1990


Jul 19, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 23, 1990, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Barbara Boxer

Representative for California's 6th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

To require tuna products to be labeled respecting the method used to catch the tuna, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/10/1990--Reported to House amended, Part I.Dolphin Protection and Consumer Information Act of 1990 - Requires the label of any tuna product exported from or offered for sale in the United ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 19, 1989

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 23, 1990
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2926”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


182 cosponsors (144D, 38R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 2061 (Related)
Fishery Conservation Amendments of 1990

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 28, 1990

H.R. 2948 (Related)
Dolphin Protection Act of 1989

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 20, 1989

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