H.R. 52 (111th): Tropical Forest and Coral Conservation Act

Introduced:

Jan 6, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 6, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Mark Kirk

Representative for Illinois's 10th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 6, 2009
Length: 13 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Tropical Forest Conservation Act of 1998 to provide debt relief to developing countries that take action to protect tropical forests and coral reefs and associated coastal marine ecosystems, to reauthorize such Act through fiscal year 2011, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Jan 6, 2009
 
Introduced

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