H.R. 5461 (106th): Shark Finning Prohibition Act
Oct 12, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000
Enacted — Signed by the President
on Dec 21, 2000
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 21, 2000.
Randall “Duke” Cunningham
Representative for California's 51st congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 13, 2000
Length: 4 pages
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To amend the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act to eliminate the wasteful and unsportsmanlike practice of shark finning.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5461 — 106th Congress: Shark Finning Prohibition Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/hr5461
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