H.R. 4171 (112th): Freedom from Over-Criminalization and Unjust Seizures Act of 2012

Introduced:

Mar 8, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 8, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Paul Broun Jr.

Representative for Georgia's 10th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 8, 2012
Length: 7 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Lacey Act Amendments of 1981 to repeal certain provisions relating to criminal penalties and violations of foreign laws, and for other purposes.

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History

Mar 8, 2012
 
Introduced

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20 cosponsors (18R, 2D) (show)
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Related Bills

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S. 2062 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 2, 2012

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