Bill Text — Oct 30, 2013
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Feb 13, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on July 24, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Louisiana's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 20, 2013
Length: 4 pages
To amend the National Wildlife Refuge System Administration Act of 1966 to require that any new national wildlife refuge may not be established except as expressly authorized by statute.
9/20/2013--Reported to House without amendment.National Wildlife Refuge Review Act of 2013 - Amends the National Wildlife Refuge System Administration Act of 1966 to prohibit the Secretary of the Interior from ... Read more >
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 22, 2011
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 30, 2013
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 638 — 113th Congress: National Wildlife Refuge Review Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr638
“H.R. 638 — 113th Congress: National Wildlife Refuge Review Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. October 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr638>
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