New Cosponsor — Oct 4, 2011
New Cosponsor: Rep. Rob Bishop [R-UT1]
The bill now has 2 cosponsors (2 Republicans).
Sep 20, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on September 20, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Utah's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 20, 2011
Length: 5 pages
To direct the Secretary of the Interior to extend an exemption from certain requirements of the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to protect public health and safety.
9/20/2011--Introduced.Protecting Public Safety and Sacred Sites from the Utah Prairie Dog Act of 2011 - Requires the Secretary of the Interior to amend the special rule concerning takings of the ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2973”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2973 — 112th Congress: Protecting Public Safety and Sacred Sites from the Utah Prairie Dog Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2973
“H.R. 2973 — 112th Congress: Protecting Public Safety and Sacred Sites from the Utah Prairie Dog Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2973>
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