H.R. 4146 (112th): Upper Mississippi CARP Act


Mar 6, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 6, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Keith Ellison

Representative for Minnesota's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 6, 2012
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To authorize the Secretary of the Army to take actions to manage the threat of Asian carp traveling up the Mississippi River in the State of Minnesota, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/6/2012--Introduced.Upper Mississippi Conservation and River Protection Act of 2012 or the Upper Mississippi CARP Act - Directs the Chief of Engineers to:(1) study the feasibility of temporarily closing the lock ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 6, 2012

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. 4146”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 709 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 14, 2013

S. 2164 (Related)
Upper Mississippi CARP Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 6, 2012

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