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Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Jun 29, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000
This bill was introduced on June 29, 2000, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Massachusetts
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Last Updated: Jun 29, 2000
Length: 16 pages
A bill to amend the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act to improve conservation and management of sharks and establish a consistent national policy toward the practice of shark-finning.
6/29/2000--Introduced.Shark Conservation Act of 2000 - Amends the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act to make it unlawful for any person to engage in shark-finning, or to land the fins ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3231 (110th).
Reintroduced Bill — Reported by Committee
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 850 (111th).
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2831”). 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 committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2831 — 106th Congress: Shark Conservation Act of 2000. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/s2831
“S. 2831 — 106th Congress: Shark Conservation Act of 2000.” www.GovTrack.us. 2000. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/s2831>
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