Apr 9, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 8, 2008 but was never passed by the Senate.
Delegate for Guam At Large
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Last Updated: Jul 9, 2008
Length: 5 pages
About the bill
To amend the High Seas Driftnet Fishing Moratorium Protection Act and the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act to improve the conservation of sharks.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Reintroduced Bill — Enacted — Signed by the President
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 81 (111th).
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5741 — 110th Congress: Shark Conservation Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5741
“H.R. 5741 — 110th Congress: Shark Conservation Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. August 31, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5741>
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