About the bill
- Full Title
To require tuna products to be labeled respecting the method used to catch the tuna, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Jul 19, 1989
This is the first step in the legislative process.
May 23, 1990
Reported by Committee
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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)
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Related Bills
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Fishery Conservation Amendments of 1990
Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 28, 1990
Dolphin Protection Act of 1989
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 20, 1989
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2926 — 101st Congress: Dolphin Protection and Consumer Information Act of 1990. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr2926
“H.R. 2926 — 101st Congress: Dolphin Protection and Consumer Information Act of 1990.” www.GovTrack.us. 1989. February 9, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr2926>
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