New Cosponsor — Oct 13, 2011
New Cosponsor: Sen. Herbert “Herb” Kohl [D-WI, 1989-2012]
The bill now has 8 cosponsors (8 Democrats).
Mar 3, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on March 3, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Michigan
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Last Updated: Mar 3, 2011
Length: 6 pages
A bill to require the Secretary of the Army to study the feasibility of the hydrological separation of the Great Lakes and Mississippi River Basins.
3/3/2011--Introduced.Stop Asian Carp Act of 2011 - Directs the Secretary of the Army, acting through the Chief of Engineers, to study the watersheds of the Illinois, Chicago, and Calumet Rivers, ... Read more >
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 471 — 112th Congress: Stop Asian Carp Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s471
“S. 471 — 112th Congress: Stop Asian Carp Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. November 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s471>
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