Vote — Jul 30, 2015 1:47 p.m.
Bill Passed 91/4
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.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
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. July 31, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5741>
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