US HB737 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 209-61-1)
Status: Introduced on January 23 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-09-18 - Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 16 - 13.
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


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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Shark Fin Sales Elimination Act of 2019


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]


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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