H.R. 6348 (112th): Asian Carp Prevention Act of 2012


Aug 2, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 2, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mike Rogers

Representative for Michigan's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Aug 2, 2012
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About the bill

Full Title

To direct the Secretary of the Army to prevent the spread of Asian carp in the Great Lakes and the tributaries of the Great Lakes, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

8/2/2012--Introduced.Asian Carp Prevention Act of 2012 - Requires the Secretary of the Army to coordinate and lead federal actions with respect to preventing the spread of Asian carp in the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Aug 2, 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. 6348”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


7 cosponsors (6R, 1D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.R. 985 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 6, 2013

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