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


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.


Gerry Studds

Representative for Massachusetts's 10th congressional district



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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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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. 4189 (100th) was a previous version of this bill.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 23, 1988

S. 1636 (Related)
Marine Mammal Protection Act Amendments of 1994

Enacted — Signed by the President
Apr 30, 1994

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 2760” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 27, 1993
Reported by Committee
Mar 16, 1994
Passed House
Mar 21, 1994
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.


5 cosponsors (4R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no votes related to this bill.

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