To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to identify and declare wildlife disease emergencies and to coordinate rapid response to these emergencies, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New Hampshire's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 17, 2014
Length: 10 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on July 17, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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6 Cosponsors (6 Democrats)
Sep 29, 2010
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6276 (111th).
Jul 17, 2014
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Sep 28, 2018
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 7005 (115th).
H.R. 5156 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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