New Cosponsors — Sep 16, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Madeleine Bordallo [D-GU0]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Timothy Walz [D-MN1]
The bill now has 29 cosponsors (17 Democrats, 12 Republicans).
May 21, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on May 21, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Wisconsin's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: May 21, 2009
Length: 43 pages
Reported by Committee — Dec 10, 2009
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.
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 >
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Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 7150 (110th).
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 26, 2008
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Dec 10, 2009
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2565 — 111th Congress: National Fish Habitat Conservation Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2565
“H.R. 2565 — 111th Congress: National Fish Habitat Conservation Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2565>
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