There is one summary for H.R.1456. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (03/09/2017)

Shark Fin Sales Elimination Act of 2017

This bill makes it illegal to possess, buy, or sell shark fins or any product containing shark fins. A person may possess a shark fin that was lawfully taken consistent with a license or permit under certain circumstances.

Penalties are imposed for violations under the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act.