S. 3333 (110th): Whaling Convention Amendments Act of 2008

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.

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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.


Ted Stevens

Senator from Alaska



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Last Updated: Jul 24, 2008
Length: 4 pages


Jul 24, 2008

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