A bill to amend section 42 of title 18, United States Code, to prohibit the importation and shipment of certain species of carp.
Jul 9, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 14, 2010
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 14, 2010.
Senator from Michigan
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Last Updated: Dec 2, 2010
Length: 1 pages
This bill incorporates provisions from:
H.R. 3173: Asian Carp Prevention and Control Act
Referred to Committee on Jul 10, 2009. 92% incorporated. (compare text)
H.R. 48: Asian Carp Prevention and Control Act
Referred to Committee on Jan 6, 2009. 23% incorporated. (compare text)
S. 237: Great Lakes Collaboration Implementation Act of 2009
Referred to Committee on Jan 14, 2009. 0% incorporated. (compare text)
Earlier Version — Introduced
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Enacted — Signed by the President
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S. 1421 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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