To amend the Lacey Act Amendments of 1981 to clarify provisions enacted by the Captive Wildlife Safety Act, to further the conservation of certain wildlife species, and for other purposes.
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May 15, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 15, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 25th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 15, 2013
Length: 11 pages
Earlier Version — Introduced
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H.R. 1998 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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