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H.R. 2454 (106th): Arctic Tundra Habitat Emergency Conservation Act


To assure the long-term conservation of mid-continent light geese and the biological diversity of the ecosystem upon which many North American migratory birds depend, by directing the Secretary of the Interior to implement rules to reduce the overabundant population of mid-continent light geese.

Sponsor and status

James “Jim” Saxton

Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 3rd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Nov 14, 1999
Length: 3 pages
Introduced
Jul 1, 1999
106th Congress (1999–2000)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 24, 1999

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 24, 1999.

Law
Pub.L. 106-108
Cosponsors

15 Cosponsors (10 Republicans, 5 Democrats)

Source

History

Jul 1, 1999
 
Introduced

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Jul 21, 1999
 
Ordered Reported

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Aug 2, 1999
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Oct 14, 1999
 
Text Published

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Nov 8, 1999
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 10, 1999
 
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 24, 1999
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 2454 (106th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2454. This is the one from the 106th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 106th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1999 to Dec 15, 2000. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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