A bill to designate the North American bison as the national mammal of the United States.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Wyoming. Republican.
Last Updated: May 24, 2012
Length: 4 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on May 24, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
May 24, 2012
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S. 3248 (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. 3248. 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 enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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