US HB737 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 220-67-1)
Status: Introduced on January 23 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-11-08 - Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 218.
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Shark Fin Sales Elimination Act of 2019 This bill makes it illegal to possess, buy, or sell shark fins or any product containing shark fins, except for certain dogfish fins. A person may possess a shark fin 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.

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Title

Shark Fin Sales Elimination Act of 2019

Sponsors

Rep. Gregorio Sablan [I-MP]Rep. Michael McCaul [R-TX]Rep. Sanford Bishop [D-GA]Rep. Suzanne Bonamici [D-OR]
Rep. Earl Blumenauer [D-OR]Rep. Brendan Boyle [D-PA]Rep. Vern Buchanan [R-FL]Rep. Ken Calvert [R-CA]
Rep. Matthew Cartwright [D-PA]Rep. Steve Chabot [R-OH]Rep. Charlie Crist [D-FL]Rep. Diana DeGette [D-CO]
Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick [R-PA]Rep. Ruben Gallego [D-AZ]Rep. John Garamendi [D-CA]Rep. Katie Hill [D-CA]
Rep. Jared Huffman [D-CA]Rep. Henry Johnson [D-GA]Rep. Marcy Kaptur [D-OH]Rep. John Katko [R-NY]
Rep. William Keating [D-MA]Rep. Joseph Kennedy [D-MA]Rep. Adam Kinzinger [R-IL]Rep. Ann Kuster [D-NH]
Rep. Daniel Lipinski [D-IL]Rep. Alan Lowenthal [D-CA]Rep. Jerry McNerney [D-CA]Rep. Paul Mitchell [R-MI]
Rep. Eleanor Norton [D-DC]Rep. Jimmy Panetta [D-CA]Rep. Ed Perlmutter [D-CO]Rep. Mike Quigley [D-IL]
Rep. Amata Radewagen [D-AS]Rep. Jamie Raskin [D-MD]Rep. Guy Reschenthaler [R-PA]Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard [D-CA]
Rep. Tim Ryan [D-OH]Rep. David Schweikert [R-AZ]Rep. Adam Smith [D-WA]Rep. Darren Soto [D-FL]
Rep. Thomas Suozzi [D-NY]Rep. Dina Titus [D-NV]Rep. Mike Thompson [D-CA]Rep. Norma Torres [D-CA]
Rep. Filemon Vela [D-TX]Rep. Bonnie Coleman [D-NJ]Rep. Frederica Wilson [D-FL]Rep. Pete Aguilar [D-CA]
Rep. Rodney Davis [R-IL]Rep. Jimmy Gomez [D-CA]Rep. Randy Weber [R-TX]Rep. David Scott [D-GA]
Rep. Seth Moulton [D-MA]Rep. Karen Bass [D-CA]Rep. Debbie Dingell [D-MI]Rep. Theodore Deutch [D-FL]
Rep. David Loebsack [D-IA]Rep. Yvette Clarke [D-NY]Rep. Ami Bera [D-CA]Rep. C.A. Ruppersberger [D-MD]
Rep. Michael Doyle [D-PA]Rep. Steve Cohen [D-TN]Rep. Peter King [R-NY]Rep. Josh Gottheimer [D-NJ]
Rep. Bill Foster [D-IL]Rep. John Yarmuth [D-KY]Rep. Sean Maloney [D-NY]Rep. Barbara Lee [D-CA]
Rep. Janice Schakowsky [D-IL]Rep. James Langevin [D-RI]Rep. Adriano Espaillat [D-NY]Rep. Jackie Speier [D-CA]
Rep. Kathy Castor [D-FL]Rep. Cheri Bustos [D-IL]Rep. Ron Estes [R-KS]Rep. Michael San Nicolas [D-GU]
Rep. Kurt Schrader [D-OR]Rep. Richard Neal [D-MA]Rep. Nita Lowey [D-NY]Rep. Don Beyer [D-VA]
Rep. Doris Matsui [D-CA]Rep. Frank Pallone [D-NJ]Rep. Donna Shalala [D-FL]Rep. Peter DeFazio [D-OR]
Rep. Susan Davis [D-CA]Rep. Stephen Lynch [D-MA]Rep. Dan Meuser [R-PA]Rep. Betty McCollum [D-MN]
Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz [D-FL]Rep. Ron Kind [D-WI]Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi [D-IL]Rep. Gil Cisneros [D-CA]
Rep. Jim Costa [D-CA]Rep. Madeleine Dean [D-PA]Rep. Antonio Delgado [D-NY]Rep. Tulsi Gabbard [D-HI]
Rep. Brett Guthrie [R-KY]Rep. Debra Haaland [D-NM]Rep. Josh Harder [D-CA]Rep. Denny Heck [D-WA]
Rep. David Joyce [R-OH]Rep. Brenda Lawrence [D-MI]Rep. Al Lawson [D-FL]Rep. David Roe [R-TN]
Rep. Max Rose [D-NY]Rep. Mark Takano [D-CA]Rep. Greg Walden [R-OR]Rep. Steve Watkins [R-KS]
Rep. Don Bacon [R-NE]Rep. Sean Casten [D-IL]Rep. Rosa DeLauro [D-CT]Rep. Mark DeSaulnier [D-CA]
Rep. Pramila Jayapal [D-WA]Rep. James McGovern [D-MA]Rep. Donald Norcross [D-NJ]Rep. Steve Stivers [R-OH]
Rep. Peter Welch [D-VT]Rep. Rob Woodall [R-GA]Rep. Tom Malinowski [D-NJ]Rep. Gerald Connolly [D-VA]
Rep. Anthony Brindisi [D-NY]Rep. Elijah Cummings [D-MD]Rep. Jeff Fortenberry [R-NE]Rep. John Larson [D-CT]
Rep. Grace Napolitano [D-CA]Rep. Christopher Pappas [D-NH]Rep. Albio Sires [D-NJ]Rep. Lloyd Smucker [R-PA]
Rep. Darin LaHood [R-IL]Rep. Julia Brownley [D-CA]Rep. David Cicilline [D-RI]Rep. Eliot Engel [D-NY]
Rep. Anna Eshoo [D-CA]Rep. Brian Higgins [D-NY]Rep. James Himes [D-CT]Rep. Andy Kim [D-NJ]
Rep. Conor Lamb [D-PA]Rep. Rick Larsen [D-WA]Rep. Ben Lujan [D-NM]Rep. Roger Marshall [R-KS]
Rep. Joseph Neguse [D-CO]Rep. Tom O'Halleran [D-AZ]Rep. Mark Pocan [D-WI]Rep. Cedric Richmond [D-LA]
Rep. Francis Rooney [R-FL]Rep. Harley Rouda [D-CA]Rep. Bobby Rush [D-IL]Rep. Elise Stefanik [R-NY]
Rep. Juan Vargas [D-CA]Rep. Jennifer Wexton [D-VA]Rep. Lee Zeldin [R-NY]Rep. Joyce Beatty [D-OH]
Rep. Salud Carbajal [D-CA]Rep. Ed Case [D-HI]Rep. Luis Correa [D-CA]Rep. TJ Cox [D-CA]
Rep. Zoe Lofgren [D-CA]Rep. Debbie Mucarsel-Powell [D-FL]Rep. Pete Olson [R-TX]Rep. Bradley Schneider [D-IL]
Rep. Paul Tonko [D-NY]Rep. Ron Wright [R-TX]Rep. Elissa Slotkin [D-MI]Rep. Joe Cunningham [D-SC]
Rep. Mike Levin [D-CA]Rep. Jackie Walorski [R-IN]Rep. Brian Babin [R-TX]Rep. Dan Crenshaw [R-TX]
Rep. Pete Stauber [R-MN]Rep. Joe Wilson [R-SC]Rep. Ted Yoho [R-FL]Rep. Nanette Barragan [D-CA]
Rep. Angela Craig [D-MN]Rep. Charles Fleischmann [R-TN]Rep. Duncan Hunter [R-CA]Rep. Kay Granger [R-TX]
Rep. James Hagedorn [R-MN]Rep. Anthony Brown [D-MD]Rep. Chris Collins [R-NY]Rep. Sheila Jackson-Lee [D-TX]
Rep. Kenny Marchant [R-TX]Rep. Donald Payne [D-NJ]Rep. Gregory Pence [R-IN]Rep. Greg Steube [R-FL]
Rep. Michael Turner [R-OH]Rep. Fred Upton [R-MI]Rep. Cindy Axne [D-IA]Rep. Jason Crow [D-CO]
Rep. Glenn Grothman [R-WI]Rep. Trent Kelly [R-MS]Rep. Gregory Meeks [D-NY]Rep. Steven Palazzo [R-MS]
Rep. Rebecca Sherrill [D-NJ]Rep. Suzan DelBene [D-WA]Rep. Abby Finkenauer [D-IA]Rep. Alcee Hastings [D-FL]
Rep. Steven Horsford [D-NV]Rep. Adam Schiff [D-CA]Rep. Brad Sherman [D-CA]Rep. Jahana Hayes [D-CT]
Rep. Donald McEachin [D-VA]Rep. Stephanie Murphy [D-FL]Rep. David Price [D-NC]Rep. Katherine Clark [D-MA]
Rep. Lois Frankel [D-FL]Rep. John Sarbanes [D-MD]Rep. Kim Schrier [D-WA]Rep. David Trone [D-MD]
Rep. Veronica Escobar [D-TX]Rep. Derek Kilmer [D-WA]Rep. Andy Levin [D-MI]Rep. Lauren Underwood [D-IL]
Rep. Michael Simpson [R-ID]Rep. Ted Budd [R-NC]Rep. Jack Bergman [R-MI]Rep. Tom Emmer [R-MN]
Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick [D-AZ]Rep. Katie Porter [D-CA]Rep. Mary Gay Scanlon [D-PA]Rep. Tim Burchett [R-TN]
Rep. Val Demings [D-FL]Rep. Colin Allred [D-TX]Rep. Earl Carter [R-GA]Rep. Kathleen Rice [D-NY]
Rep. G. Butterfield [D-NC]Rep. Alma Adams [D-NC]Rep. Marc Veasey [D-TX]Rep. Al Green [D-TX]
Rep. Jerrold Nadler [D-NY]Rep. Eric Swalwell [D-CA]Rep. Morgan Griffith [R-VA]Rep. Abigail Spanberger [D-VA]
Rep. William Timmons [R-SC]Rep. Scott Peters [D-CA]Rep. Vicente Gonzalez [D-TX]Rep. Chellie Pingree [D-ME]
Rep. Elaine Luria [D-VA]Rep. Lori Trahan [D-MA]Rep. Kendra Horn [D-OK]Rep. Joseph Morelle [D-NY]
Rep. Ayanna Pressley [D-MA]Rep. Lacy Clay [D-MO]Rep. Susan Wild [D-PA]Rep. Jose Serrano [D-NY]
Rep. Robert Scott [D-VA]Rep. Jim Cooper [D-TN]Rep. Gwen Moore [D-WI]Rep. Elizabeth Fletcher [D-TX]
Rep. Hakeem Jeffries [D-NY]Rep. Emanuel Cleaver [D-MO]Rep. Bennie Thompson [D-MS]Rep. Carolyn Maloney [D-NY]
Rep. Lucy McBath [D-GA]Rep. Suzanne Lee [D-NV]Rep. Haley Stevens [D-MI]Rep. Andre Carson [D-IN]
Rep. Sylvia Garcia [D-TX]Rep. Bill Pascrell [D-NJ]Rep. Jesus Garcia [D-IL]Rep. Raul Grijalva [D-AZ]
Rep. Danny Davis [D-IL]Rep. Joe Courtney [D-CT]Rep. Lisa Rochester [D-DE]Rep. Tony Cardenas [D-CA]
Rep. Glenn Thompson [R-PA]Rep. Daniel Kildee [D-MI]Rep. Linda Sanchez [D-CA]Rep. Lloyd Doggett [D-TX]
Rep. Chrissy Houlahan [D-PA]Rep. Xochitl Torres Small [D-NM]Rep. Doug LaMalfa [R-CA]Rep. Fred Keller [R-PA]
Rep. Gus Bilirakis [R-FL]Rep. Henry Cuellar [D-TX]Rep. Marcia Fudge [D-OH]Rep. Greg Stanton [D-AZ]
Rep. Dean Phillips [D-MN]Rep. Dwight Evans [D-PA]Rep. Terri Sewell [D-AL]Rep. Matt Gaetz [R-FL]
Rep. Bryan Steil [R-WI]Rep. Ben McAdams [D-UT]Rep. Nydia Velazquez [D-NY]Rep. Sharice Davids [D-KS]
Rep. Lance Gooden [R-TX]Rep. Robin Kelly [D-IL]Rep. Denver Riggleman [R-VA]Rep. Rashida Tlaib [D-MI]

History

DateChamberAction
2019-11-08HousePlaced on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 218.
2019-11-08HouseReported by the Committee on Natural Resources. H. Rept. 116-273.
2019-09-18HouseOrdered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 16 - 13.
2019-09-18HouseCommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
2019-09-18HouseSubcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife Discharged.
2019-03-26HouseSubcommittee Hearings Held.
2019-02-11HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife.
2019-01-23HouseReferred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.
2019-01-23HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

HB614 (Related) 2019-02-06 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife.
SB877 (Related) 2019-04-03 - Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.

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