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H.R. 3173 (111th): Asian Carp Prevention and Control Act

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.

Judy Biggert

Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 13th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 10, 2009
Length: 2 pages
Introduced:

Jul 10, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

See Instead:

S. 1421 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Dec 14, 2010

History

Jul 10, 2009
 
Introduced

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H.R. 3173 (111th) 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.

This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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