H.R.614 - Shark Sales Elimination Act of 2019116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Lieu, Ted [D-CA-33] (Introduced 01/16/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Natural Resources|
|Latest Action:||House - 02/06/2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.614 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/16/2019)
Shark Sales Elimination Act of 2019
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.