H.R. 2455 (111th): To amend the Whale Conservation and Protection Study Act to promote international whale conservation, protection, and research, and for other purposes.

Introduced:

May 18, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 18, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Eni Faleomavaega

Delegate for American Samoa At Large

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 18, 2009
Length: 18 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
5/18/2009--Introduced.Amends the Whale Conservation and Protection Study Act to rename it as the International Whale Conservation and Protection Act of 2009.Requires the Secretary of Commerce (Secretary), in cooperation with the ... Read more >
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 15, 2010

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History

Introduced
May 18, 2009

Details

Cosponsors
69 cosponsors (65D, 4R) (show)
Votes

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