H.R. 4089 (112th): Sportsmen’s Heritage Act of 2012


Feb 27, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 17, 2012 but was never passed by the Senate.


Jeff Miller

Representative for Florida's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 18, 2012
Length: 25 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To protect and enhance opportunities for recreational hunting, fishing and shooting.

Summary (CRS)

4/17/2012--Passed House amended.Sportsmen's Heritage Act of 2012 - TitleI - Recreational Fishing and Hunting Heritage and OpportunitiesRecreational Fishing and Hunting Heritage and Opportunities Act - Section104 - Requires federal public ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 27, 2012

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Feb 29, 2012
Reported by Committee

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Apr 17, 2012
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4089”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


27 cosponsors (22R, 5D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Apr 17, 2012 6:18 p.m.
Failed 152/260
Apr 17, 2012 6:22 p.m.
Failed 138/279
Apr 17, 2012 6:26 p.m.
Failed 155/262
Apr 17, 2012 6:30 p.m.
Failed 176/244
Apr 17, 2012 6:35 p.m.
Agreed to 223/198
Apr 17, 2012 7:13 p.m.
Passed 274/146

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.Res. 614 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Apr 17, 2012

S. 2066 (Related)
Recreational Fishing and Hunting Heritage and Opportunities Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 2, 2012

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