Vote — Jul 7, 2015 7:06 p.m.
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.
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Last Action: Jul 8, 2008
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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. July 8, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/s2831>
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