To amend the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972 to authorize the Secretary of State to enter into international agreements to establish a global moratorium to prohibit harvesting of tuna through the use of purse seine nets deployed on or to encircle dolphins or other marine mammals, and for other purposes.
Sponsor and status
Jun 17, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 26, 1992
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 26, 1992.
Representative for Massachusetts's 10th congressional district
Read Text »
Last Updated: Oct 26, 1992
H.R. 5419 (102nd) 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 102nd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1991 to Oct 9, 1992. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
How to cite this information.
We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:
GovTrack.us. (2018). H.R. 5419 — 102nd Congress: International Dolphin Conservation Act of 1992. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/102/hr5419
“H.R. 5419 — 102nd Congress: International Dolphin Conservation Act of 1992.” www.GovTrack.us. 1992. September 21, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/102/hr5419>
International Dolphin Conservation Act of 1992, Pub. L. No. 102-523, H.R. 5419, 102nd Cong..
|title=H.R. 5419 (102nd)
|accessdate=September 21, 2018
|author=102nd Congress (1992)
|date=June 17, 1992
|quote=International Dolphin Conservation Act of 1992
Where is this information from?
GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.