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H.R. 5864 (112th): Invasive Fish and Wildlife Prevention Act of 2012

To establish an improved regulatory process for injurious wildlife to prevent the introduction and establishment in the United States of nonnative wildlife and wild animal pathogens and parasites that are likely to cause harm.

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Overview

Introduced:

May 30, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 30, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Louise Slaughter

Representative for New York's 28th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 30, 2012
Length: 38 pages

History

May 30, 2012
 
Introduced

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H.R. 5864 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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

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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