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Lawful Ivory Protection Act of 2014

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A bill to amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to protect and conserve species and the lawful possession of certain ivory in the United States, and for other purposes.

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07/10/2014Introduced in Senate

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07/10/2014Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.
Action By: Senate

Cosponsors (1)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. Manchin, Joe, III [D-WV] 09/17/2014

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Senate Environment and Public Works07/10/2014 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (07/10/2014)

Lawful Ivory Protection Act of 2014 - Amends the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to prohibit any regulation that goes in effect after February 24, 2014, from:

  • prohibiting or restricting the possession, sale, delivery, receipt, shipping, or transportation of elephant ivory that has been lawfully imported;
  • changing any methods of, or standards for, determining if ivory has been lawfully imported; or
  • prohibiting or restricting the importation or possession of ivory that was lawfully importable or possessable on that date.