S. 3645 (112th): Strategic Response to Asian Carp Invasion Act

Introduced:
Nov 28, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Sherrod Brown
Senator from Ohio
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Nov 28, 2012
Length
4 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 6385 (Related)
Strategic Response to Asian Carp Invasion Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 12, 2012

 
Status

This bill was introduced on November 28, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Nov 28, 2012
Referred to Committee Nov 28, 2012
 
Full Title

A bill to direct the United States Fish and Wildlife Service, in coordination with the Army Corps of Engineers, the National Park Service, and the United States Geological Survey, to lead a multiagency effort to slow the spread of Asian carp in the Upper Mississippi and Ohio River basins and tributaries, and for other purposes.

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Cosponsors
5 cosponsors (3D, 2R) (show)
Committees

Senate Environment and Public Works

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11/28/2012--Introduced.
Strategic Response to Asian Carp Invasion Act - Requires the Director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS), in coordination with the Chief of Engineers, the National Park Service (NPS), and the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), to lead a multiagency effort to slow the spread of Asian Carp in the Upper Mississippi and Ohio River basins and tributaries by providing support to state and local governments in carrying out activities designed to slow, and eventually eliminate, the threat posed by such carp.

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