S. 3248 (112th): National Bison Legacy Act

Introduced:
May 24, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
See Instead:

H.R. 6304 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Aug 02, 2012

Sponsor
Michael Enzi
Senior Senator from Wyoming
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
May 24, 2012
Length
4 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 6304 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 02, 2012

 
Status

This bill was introduced on May 24, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced May 24, 2012
Referred to Committee May 24, 2012
 
Full Title

A bill to designate the North American bison as the national mammal of the United States.

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Cosponsors
17 cosponsors (11D, 5R, 1I) (show)
Committees

Senate Judiciary

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5/24/2012--Introduced.
National Bison Legacy Act - Designates the North American bison as the national mammal of the United States.

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