S. 3422 (112th): Billfish Conservation Act of 2012

Introduced:

Jul 23, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 23, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

David Vitter

Senior Senator from Louisiana

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 23, 2012
Length: 3 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 2706 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 5, 2012

S. 3424 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jul 24, 2012

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to prohibit the sale of billfish and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 3812 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 21, 2010

H.R. 2706 (Related)
Billfish Conservation Act of 2012

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 5, 2012

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The “S.” in “S. 3422” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Jul 23, 2012

Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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