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Text of the State of Utah Wildlife Management Sovereignty Act

This bill was introduced on December 2, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Dec 2, 2010 (Introduced).

Source: GPO

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111th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 6486

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

December 2, 2010

(for himself and Mr. Chaffetz) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources

A BILL

To amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to provide that inclusion of the gray wolf, or any distinct population segment of gray wolf, in the State of Utah on any list of endangered species or threatened species shall have no force or effect.

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Short title

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

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Status of gray wolf in Utah as endangered species or threatened species

Section 4 of the Endangered Species Act of 1973 (16 U.S.C. 1533) is amended by adding at the end the following:

(j)

Status of gray wolf in Utah

The inclusion of the gray wolf, or any distinct population segment of gray wolf, in the State of Utah on any list of endangered species or threatened species under subsection (c) shall have no force or effect.

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