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Apr 9, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
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
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.
7/8/2008--Passed House amended.Shark Conservation Act of 2008 - Amends the High Seas Driftnet Fishing Moratorium Protection Act to direct the Secretary of Commerce to list a nation in the biennial ... Read more >
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Reintroduced Bill — Enacted — Signed by the President
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 81 (111th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5741”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 4, 2011
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 8, 2008
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. October 10, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5741>
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