H.Res.285 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States should ban and prevent the import of shark fins from sharks caught through the practice of finning, and for other purposes.113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Buchanan, Vern [R-FL-16] (Introduced 06/28/2013)|
|Committees:||House - Natural Resources; Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||House - 06/28/2013 Referred to the Committee on Natural Resources, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.Res.285 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (06/28/2013)
Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States should ban and prevent the importation of shark fins from sharks caught through the practice of finning.
Recognizes the threat shark finning poses to sharks and condemns the practice worldwide.