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Federal - S 793

Shark Fin Trade Elimination Act of 2017

Introduced

March 30, 2017

Description

A bill to prohibit sale of shark fins, and for other purposes.

Our Position

Support

Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 26

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  • Dec. 12, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Boozman, (R-Ark.)Cardin, (D-Md.)Leahy, (D-Vt.)
  • Nov. 28, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Sanders, (I-Vt.)
  • Nov. 16, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Harris, K. (D-Calif.)
  • Nov. 9, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Brown, S. (D-Ohio)Casey, (D-Pa.)
  • Oct. 31, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Feinstein, (D-Calif.)
  • Oct. 30, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 8

    Baldwin, (D-Wis.)Heinrich, (D-N.M.)Tester, (D-Mont.)
    Coons, (D-Del.)Menendez, (D-N.J.)Van Hollen, (D-Md.)
    Gillibrand, (D-N.Y.)Merkley, (D-Ore.)
  • May 18, 2017 — Full committee consideration and markup held by the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee.

    May 18, 2017 — Committee Vote: En Bloc Bills — Vote to Report
    Ordered reported favorably to the full Senate (en bloc, as amended) by voice vote. Note: <p>Sen. Dan Sullivan, R-Alaska, asked to be recorded as a 'no' on S. 793.</p>

  • March 30, 2017 — Original cosponsor(s): 10

    Blumenthal, (D-Conn.)McCain, (R-Ariz.)Whitehouse, (D-R.I.)
    Cantwell, (D-Wash.)Peters, G. (D-Mich.)Wicker, (R-Miss.)
    Capito, (R-W.Va.)Portman, (R-Ohio)
    Inhofe, (R-Okla.)Schatz, (D-Hawaii)
  • March 30, 2017 — Read twice and referred to: Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation.Congressional Record p. S2152