H.R. 669 (111th): Nonnative Wildlife Invasion Prevention Act


Jan 26, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 26, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Madeleine Bordallo

Delegate for Guam At Large



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Last Updated: Jan 26, 2009
Length: 23 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To prevent the introduction and establishment of nonnative wildlife species that negatively impact the economy, environment, or other animal species' or human health, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/26/2009--Introduced.Nonnative Wildlife Invasion Prevention Act - Requires the Secretary of the Interior to promulgate regulations establishing a process for assessing the risk of all nonnative wildlife species proposed for importation ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 26, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 669”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


42 cosponsors (39D, 3R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 6311 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 19, 2008

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