H.R. 518 (109th): Neotropical Migratory Bird Conservation Improvement Act of 2006


Feb 2, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 16, 2006 but was never passed by the Senate.


Ron Kind

Representative for Wisconsin's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: May 17, 2006
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To require the Secretary of the Interior to refine the Department of the Interior program for providing assistance for the conservation of neotropical migratory birds.

Summary (CRS)

5/16/2006--Passed House amended.Neotropical Migratory Bird Conservation Improvement Act of 2006 - Amends the Neotropical Migratory Bird Conservation Act (NMBCA) to allow financial assistance for projects that will enhance conservation of ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 2, 2005

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Mar 29, 2006
Reported by Committee

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May 16, 2006
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 518”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 1410 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 20, 2005

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