H.R.3377 - JAWS Act115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Farenthold, Blake [R-TX-27] (Introduced 07/25/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||House - 07/25/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.3377 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
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.