S. 3525 (112th): Sportsmen’s Act of 2012


Sep 10, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 11, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jon Tester

Senator from Montana



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Last Updated: Sep 11, 2012
Length: 102 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to protect and enhance opportunities for recreational hunting, fishing, and shooting, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/10/2012--Introduced.Sportsmen's Act of 2012 - Amends the Land and Water Conservation Fund Act of 1965 to direct the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture (USDA) to ensure ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 10, 2012

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 11, 2012
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3525”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


14 cosponsors (14D) (show)
Sep 22, 2012 1:19 a.m.
Cloture on the Motion to Proceed Agreed to 84/7
Nov 13, 2012 5:30 p.m.
Motion to Proceed Agreed to 92/5
Nov 15, 2012 9:20 a.m.
Cloture Motion Agreed to 84/12

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

H.R. 6441 (Related)
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Reauthorization Act of 2012

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 19, 2012

S. 2071 (Related)
Permanent Electronic Duck Stamp Act of 2012

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 25, 2012

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