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

Introduced:
Sep 12, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
See Instead:

S. 3645 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Nov 28, 2012

Sponsor
Betty McCollum
Representative for Minnesota's 4th congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Sep 12, 2012
Length
4 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 358 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 23, 2013

S. 3645 (Related)
Strategic Response to Asian Carp Invasion Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 28, 2012

 
Status

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

Progress
Introduced Sep 12, 2012
Referred to Committee Sep 12, 2012
 
Full Title

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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Cosponsors
14 cosponsors (9D, 5R) (show)
Committees

House Natural Resources

Fisheries, Wildlife, Oceans and Insular Affairs

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9/12/2012--Introduced.
Strategic Response to Asian Carp Invasion Act - Requires the Director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS), in coordination with the Army Corps of Engineers, the National Park Service (NPS), and the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), to lead a multiagency effort to slow the spread of Asian Carp in the Upper Mississippi and Ohio River basins and tributaries by providing high-level technical assistance, coordination, best practices, and support to state and local government strategies, to slow, and eventually eliminate, the threat posed by such carp.

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