To amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to conform citizen suits under that Act with other existing law, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 17, 2014
Length: 4 pages
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on April 30, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Huizenga Legislation To Preserve Environment, Protect Taxpayers Passes Out of Committee”
— Rep. Bill Huizenga [R-MI2] (Sponsor) on Apr 30, 2014
“Jones takes action to reform endangered species act”
— Rep. Walter Jones [R-NC3, 1995-2019] (Co-sponsor) on May 13, 2014
“House Passes Reforms to Create Transparency in Endangered Species Listings”
— Rep. Scott Tipton [R-CO3] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 29, 2014
Mar 27, 2014
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Apr 8, 2014
Considered by House Committee on Natural Resources
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
Apr 30, 2014
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Apr 29, 2015
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2109 (114th).
Oct 4, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Ordered Reported
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3131 (115th).
H.R. 4318 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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