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Text of the Asian Carp Prevention and Control Act

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 14, 2010. The text of the bill below is as of May 5, 2010 (Reported by Senate Committee).

This is not the latest text of this bill.

Source: GPO

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Calendar No. 366

111th CONGRESS

2d Session

S. 1421

[Report No. 111–181]

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

July 9, 2009

(for himself, Mr. Voinovich, Mr. Schumer, Mr. Feingold, Mrs. Gillibrand, Mr. Durbin, Ms. Stabenow, Mr. Casey, Mr. Brown of Ohio, and Ms. Klobuchar) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works

May 5, 2010

Reported by , without amendment

A BILL

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

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Asian Carp Prevention and Control Act.

2.

Addition of species of carp to the list of injurious species that are prohibited from being imported or shipped

Section 42(a)(1) of title 18, United States Code, is amended by inserting of the bighead carp of the species Hypophthalmichthys nobilis; after Dreissena poly­mor­pha;.

May 5, 2010

Reported without amendment