H.R. 2760 (103rd): Marine Mammal Protection Act Amendments of 1994

Introduced:

Jul 27, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Status:
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.

Sponsor:

Gerry Studds

Representative for Massachusetts's 10th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 23, 1994
Length: 82 pages

See Instead:

S. 1636 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Apr 30, 1994

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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History

Jul 27, 1993
 
Introduced

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Mar 16, 1994
 
Reported by Committee

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Mar 21, 1994
 
Passed House

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.

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