HR 946

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 946

To amend the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972 to reduce predation on endangered Columbia River salmon, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 8, 2011

Mr. HASTINGS of Washington (for himself, Mr. DICKS, Mr. WALDEN, and Ms. HERRERA BEUTLER) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources


A BILL

To amend the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972 to reduce predation on endangered Columbia River salmon, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. FINDINGS.

SEC. 3. TAKING OF CALIFORNIA SEA LIONS ON THE COLUMBIA RIVER OR ITS TRIBUTARIES TO PROTECT ENDANGERED AND THREATENED SPECIES OF SALMON.

SEC. 4. SENSE OF CONGRESS.

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