To end the use of body-gripping traps in the National Wildlife Refuge System.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 18th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 26, 2011
Length: 3 pages
Jul 26, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 26, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Oct 1, 2009
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3710 (111th).
Jul 26, 2011
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Nov 15, 2013
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3513 (113th).
H.R. 2657 (112th) 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 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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