S. 3543 (112th): North Texas Zebra Mussel Barrier Act of 2012


Sep 13, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 13, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Cornyn

Senator from Texas



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Last Updated: Sep 13, 2012
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to exempt from the Lacey Act Amendments of 1981 certain water transfers by the North Texas Municipal Water District and the Greater Texoma Utility Authority.

Summary (CRS)

9/13/2012--Introduced.North Texas Zebra Mussel Barrier Act of 2012 - Makes the Lacey Act Amendments of 1981 and provisions of the federal criminal code prohibiting importation of injurious animals inapplicable to ... Read more >

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Sep 13, 2012

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3543”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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Related Bills

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H.R. 6007 (Related)
North Texas Zebra Mussel Barrier Act of 2012

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 10, 2012

S. 3687 (Related)
A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to reauthorize the Lake ...

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 28, 2012

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