To authorize the Marine Mammal Protection Act for a period of 6 years, to establish a new regime to govern the incidental taking of marine mammals in the course of commercial fishing operations, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Representative for Massachusetts's 10th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 23, 1994
Length: 82 pages
Jul 27, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on March 21, 1994 but was never passed by the Senate.
- See Instead:
S. 1636 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Apr 30, 1994
Nov 23, 1988
Earlier Version — Enacted — Signed by the President
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4189 (100th).
Jul 27, 1993
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Mar 16, 1994
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Mar 21, 1994
Passed House (Senate next)
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.
H.R. 2760 (103rd) 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 103rd Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1993 to Dec 1, 1994. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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