H.R. 2545 (97th): A bill to permit the importation of certain scrimshaw articles under the Endangered Species Act of 1973.


Mar 17, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 17, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Harold Hollenbeck
Representative for New Jersey's 9th congressional district

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Summary (CRS)
3/17/1981--Introduced.Amends the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to exclude scrimshaw articles made before 1880 from specified importation restrictions. Authorizes the return of, and deems legally imported, certain scrimshaw articles in ...

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Mar 17, 1981


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