H.R. 511 (112th): To amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit the importation of various injurious species of constrictor snakes.


Jan 26, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 28, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Thomas Rooney

Representative for Florida's 16th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 5, 2012
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9/28/2012--Reported to House amended, Part I.Amends the federal criminal code to expand the prohibition against the importation or shipment into the United States, or its territories and possessions, of any ... Read more >

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Jan 26, 2011

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Feb 28, 2012
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 511”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


16 cosponsors (8R, 8D) (show)
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