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

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

Overview

Introduced:

Jul 9, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 14, 2010

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

Law:

Pub.L. 111-307

Sponsor:

Carl Levin

Senator from Michigan

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 2, 2010
Length: 1 pages

History

Jul 9, 2009
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Dec 10, 2009
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Nov 17, 2010
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 1, 2010
 
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 14, 2010
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 1421 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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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