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September 06, 2011

California Senate Passed AB 376 Banning Shark-Fin Trade

AB 376 (Fong/Huffman) for healthy shark populations & oceans

Well done California! AB 376 to ban the sale, possession and trade of shark fins in California passed the Senate today with a 25-9 vote. Now it's on to Governor Brown's desk to be signed. 

Thank you to everyone that called, emailed, wrote a letter or visited their state representatives to asked them to support this very important bill to protect our oceans. Also, thank you to Assemblymembers Fong and Huffman for being ocean-minded leaders and for fighting to protect our marine life.

To read more about AB 376 please click here.