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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. October 10, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/s2831>
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