Summary: H.R.3377 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.3377. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (07/25/2017)

Justice Attributed to Wounded Sharks Act or the JAWS Act

This bill prohibits the importation into the United States of seafood products from a country that does not prohibit: (1) shark finning in its territorial waters; and (2) the importation, sale, or possession of shark fins obtained through shark finning.

The bill defines "shark finning" to mean the removal of a shark's fin (whether or not including the tail) and returning the remainder of the shark to the sea.