A bill to reauthorize and amend the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Establishment Act.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for California. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 19, 2012
Length: 12 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on July 25, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
13 Cosponsors (7 Democrats, 6 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“Inhofe Opening Statement: Subcommittee on Water and Wildlife Legislative Hearing”
— Sen. James “Jim” Inhofe [R-OK, 1994-2022] on Apr 24, 2012
Aug 2, 2011
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jul 25, 2012
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Feb 6, 2014
Reintroduced Bill — Ordered Reported
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 51 (113th).
S. 1494 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 1494. This is the one from the 112th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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