H.Res. 132 (112th): Expressing the need to raise awareness and promote capacity building to strategically address the lionfish invasion in the Atlantic Ocean.

Introduced:

Mar 1, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on March 1, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Donna Christensen

Delegate for Virgin Islands At Large

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 1, 2011
Length: 3 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
3/1/2011--Introduced.Urges development of a comprehensive, scientifically based, region-wide strategy, including local management plans and international partnerships, to address the lionfish invasion in the Atlantic Ocean.Encourages raising public awareness about the ... Read more >
Related Bills
H.Res. 67 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 13, 2013

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 132” means this is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress. A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Mar 1, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
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Committee Assignments

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Votes

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