H.R. 6385 (112th): Strategic Response to Asian Carp Invasion Act

To direct the United States Fish and Wildlife Service, in coordination with the Army Corps of Engineers, the National Park Service, and the United States Geological Survey, to lead a multiagency effort to slow the spread of Asian Carp in the Upper Mississippi and Ohio River basins and tributaries, and for other purposes.

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Overview

Introduced:

Sep 12, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 12, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Betty McCollum

Representative for Minnesota's 4th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 12, 2012
Length: 4 pages

History

Sep 12, 2012
 
Introduced

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H.R. 6385 (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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