A bill to amend the Whaling Convention Act so that it expressly applies to aboriginal subsistence whaling, and in particular, authorizes the Secretary of Commerce to set bowhead whale catch limits in the event that the IWC fails to adopt such limits.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Senator for Alaska. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 24, 2008
Length: 4 pages
Jul 24, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 24, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 24, 2008
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S. 3333 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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