H.R. 81 (111th): Shark Conservation Act of 2009

Introduced:

Jan 6, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Enacted — Signed by the President
on Jan 4, 2011

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 4, 2011.

Law:

Pub.L. 111-348

Sponsor:

Madeleine Bordallo
Delegate for Guam At Large
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 20, 2010
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 5741 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed House
Last Action: Jul 8, 2008

S. 850 (Related)
Shark Conservation Act of 2009

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Nov 19, 2009

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 81” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

History

Introduced
Jan 6, 2009
Passed House
Mar 2, 2009
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed Senate with Changes
Dec 20, 2010
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
House Agreed to Changes
Dec 21, 2010
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 4, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
30 cosponsors (27D, 3R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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