S. 1421 (111th): Asian Carp Prevention and Control Act

Introduced:
Jul 09, 2009 (111th Congress, 2009–2010)
Status:
Signed by the President
Slip Law:
This bill became Pub.L. 111-307.
Sponsor
Carl Levin
Senior Senator from Michigan
Party
Democrat
Text
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Last Updated
Dec 02, 2010
Length
1 pages
Related Bills
S. 726 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 01, 2007

H.R. 3173 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 10, 2009

 
Status

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 14, 2010.

Progress
Introduced Jul 09, 2009
Referred to Committee Jul 09, 2009
Reported by Committee Dec 10, 2009
Passed Senate Nov 17, 2010
Passed House Dec 01, 2010
Signed by the President Dec 14, 2010
 
Full Title

A bill to amend section 42 of title 18, United States Code, to prohibit the importation and shipment of certain species of carp.

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Cosponsors
9 cosponsors (8D, 1R) (show)
Committees

Senate Environment and Public Works

Water and Wildlife

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12/14/2010--Public Law.
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Asian Carp Prevention and Control Act - Amends the Lacey Act to add the bighead carp of the species Hypophthalmichthys nobilis to the list of injurious species that are prohibited from being shipped or imported into the United States.

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