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H.R. 4214 (112th): Compound 1080 and Sodium Cyanide Elimination Act

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To amend the Toxic Substances Control Act to prohibit the use, production, sale, importation, or exportation of the poison sodium fluoroacetate (known as "Compound 1080") and to prohibit the use of sodium cyanide for predator control.

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John Campbell III

Sponsor. Representative for California's 48th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 20, 2012
Length: 3 pages

Mar 20, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 20, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mar 20, 2012

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H.R. 4214 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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