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California Legislation

AB 376 Would Ban Shark Finning [2011]

Born Free USA position: SUPPORT

Update (Oct. 7, 2011): This bill was signed into law by the governor.

Bill description: Assembly Bill 376 prohibits any person to possess, sell, offer for sale, trade or distribute shark fins. The bill exempts taking sharks for recreational/commercial purposes and persons with licenses/permits to take plant or animal life for scientific or educational purposes.

Read the full text of the bill and follow its progress here.

Note: The text and status of California bills is available here.

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