S. 3159 (102nd): Progressive Endangered Species Act of 1992

A bill to amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to reauthorize such Act and to provide a means whereby endangered species and threatened species may be preserved and the habitat needs of the endangered and threatened species may be balanced and harmonized with the needs of man, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Aug 10, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 10, 1992, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Steven Symms

Senator from Idaho



Aug 10, 1992

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S. 3159 (102nd) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 102nd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1991 to Oct 9, 1992. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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