H.R.2463 - Shark Sales Elimination Act of 2017115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Lieu, Ted [D-CA-33] (Introduced 05/16/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Natural Resources|
|Latest Action:||House - 05/24/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2463 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/16/2017)
Shark Sales Elimination Act of 2017
This bill makes it illegal to possess, buy, or sell shark parts or any product containing shark parts. A person may possess a shark part 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.