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Official Title as Introduced

Expressing support for Japan to end its whaling in all forms and to strengthen measures to conserve whale populations.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
04/03/2017Introduced in House

All Actions (6)

Date
05/18/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific.
04/04/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans.
04/03/2017Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on Natural Resources, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
04/03/2017Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on Natural Resources, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
04/03/2017Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on Natural Resources, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
04/03/2017Introduced in House

Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Foreign Affairs04/03/2017 Referred to
House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific05/18/2017 Referred to
House Natural Resources04/03/2017 Referred to
House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans04/04/2017 Referred to

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Introduced in House (04/03/2017)

Urges the United States to: (1) continue to be a global leader in whale conservation and protection, and (2) promote international efforts to conserve and protect the world's whales.

Opposes commercial whaling.

Urges Japan to cease all whaling.

Welcomes the opportunity to work with International Whaling Commission member countries at the next Commission meeting in Brazil in 2018 on preventing and mitigating threats to whales and their habitats.