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H.R. 1206 (113th): Permanent Electronic Duck Stamp Act of 2013

To grant the Secretary of the Interior permanent authority to authorize States to issue electronic duck stamps, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Robert Wittman

Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 1st congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Dec 16, 2014
Length: 4 pages
Mar 14, 2013
113th Congress (2013–2015)

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 18, 2014

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 18, 2014.

Pub.L. 113-239

1 Cosponsor (1 Democrat)


Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

H.R. 3197: SHARE Act of 2013

Introduced on Sep 26, 2013. 13% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3590: SHARE Act

Passed House (Senate next) on Feb 5, 2014. 14% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 1660: SPORT Act

Introduced on Nov 6, 2013. 14% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 2363: Bipartisan Sportsmen’s Act of 2014

Introduced on May 20, 2014. 14% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 1996: Bipartisan Sportsmen’s Act of 2014

Introduced on Feb 4, 2014. 15% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 1335: Sportsmen’s Act

Introduced on Jul 18, 2013. 18% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 738: Permanent Electronic Duck Stamp Act of 2013

Introduced on Apr 16, 2013. 94% incorporated. (compare text)


Mar 14, 2013

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Apr 24, 2013
Ordered Reported

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Jun 3, 2013
Passed House (Senate next)

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Feb 6, 2014
Considered by Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Apr 1, 2014
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

Dec 15, 2014
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 18, 2014
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 1206 (113th) was a 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1206. This is the one from the 113th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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