New Cosponsor — Feb 29, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Keith Ellison [D-MN5]
The bill now has 36 cosponsors (21 Democrats, 15 Republicans).
Mar 3, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on March 3, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Michigan's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 3, 2011
Length: 6 pages
To require the Secretary of the Army to study the feasibility of the hydrological separation of the Great Lakes and Mississippi River Basins.
3/3/2011--Introduced.Stop Asian Carp Act - Directs the Secretary of the Army, acting through the Chief of Engineers, to study the watersheds of the Illinois, Chicago, and Calumet Rivers, including their ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 892 — 112th Congress: Stop Asian Carp Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr892
“H.R. 892 — 112th Congress: Stop Asian Carp Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr892>
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