H.R. 2565 (111th): National Fish Habitat Conservation Act


May 21, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 21, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Ron Kind

Representative for Wisconsin's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: May 21, 2009
Length: 43 pages

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S. 1214 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Dec 10, 2009

About the bill

Full Title

To conserve fish and aquatic communities in the United States through partnerships that foster fish habitat conservation, to improve the quality of life for the people of the United States, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/21/2009--Introduced.National Fish Habitat Conservation Act - Establishes a National Fish Habitat Board to: (1) promote, oversee, and coordinate the implementation of this Act and the existing National Fish Habitat Action ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 21, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2565”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


29 cosponsors (17D, 12R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 7150 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 26, 2008

S. 1214 (Related)
National Fish Habitat Conservation Act

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Dec 10, 2009

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