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 01, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Donna Christensen
Delegate for Virgin Islands At Large
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Mar 01, 2011
Length
3 pages
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

 
Status

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

Progress
Introduced Mar 01, 2011
Referred to Committee Mar 01, 2011
 
Summary

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Committees

House Natural Resources

Fisheries, Wildlife, Oceans and Insular Affairs

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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 lionfish invasion across the United States and its territories through outreach and education.

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