New Cosponsor — Oct 4, 2011
New Cosponsor: Rep. Rob Bishop [R-UT1]
The bill now has 2 cosponsors (2 Republicans).
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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.
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.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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. February 11, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2973>
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