A bill to amend section 42 of title 18, United States Code, to prohibit the importation and shipment of certain species of carp.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Ohio. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 14, 2005
Length: 2 pages
109th Congress (2005–2006)
This bill was introduced on July 14, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
9 Cosponsors (7 Democrats, 2 Republicans)
Ordered Reported — Mar 29, 2006
Jul 14, 2005
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S. 1402 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 1402. This is the one from the 109th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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