H.Con.Res. 15 (112th): Expressing the sense of the Congress that the United States Fish and Wildlife Service should incorporate consideration of global warming and sea-level rise into the comprehensive conservation plans for coastal national wildlife refuges, and for other purposes.

Introduced:

Feb 9, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on February 9, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Donna Christensen

Delegate for Virgin Islands At Large

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 9, 2011
Length: 4 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
2/9/2011--Introduced.Expresses the sense of Congress that the United States Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) should incorporate consideration of the effects of global warming and sea-level rise into the comprehensive conservation ... Read more >
Related Bills
H.Con.Res. 2 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 6, 2009

H.Con.Res. 13 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 13, 2013

What is a resolution?

The “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 15” means this is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress. A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Feb 9, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
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Votes

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