H.R. 6485 (111th): State Sovereignty Wildlife Management Act

111th Congress, 2009–2010. Text as of Dec 02, 2010 (Introduced).

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111th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 6485

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

December 2, 2010

(for himself, Mr. Simpson, Mr. Chaffetz, Mr. Rehberg, Mrs. Lummis, Mr. Franks of Arizona, Mr. Herger, and Mr. Heller) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources

A BILL

To provide that the inclusion of the gray wolf on lists of endangered species and threatened species under the Endangered Species Act of 1973 shall have no force or effect.

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Short title

This Act may be cited as the State Sovereignty Wildlife Management Act.

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Status of gray wolf as endangered species or threatened species

Notwithstanding any other provision of law (including regulations), the inclusion of the gray wolf (Canis lupus) (including any gray wolf designated as nonessential experimental) on any list of endangered species or threatened species under section 4(c)(1) of the Endangered Species Act of 1973 (7 U.S.C. 1533(c)(1)) shall have no force or effect.