To protect and conserve deer and elk and to provide for consistent and equitable hunting laws in the State of Washington.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Washington's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 3, 1998
Length: 4 pages
105th Congress (1997–1998)
This bill was introduced on June 3, 1998, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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Jun 3, 1998
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H.R. 3987 (105th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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