H.R. 996 (113th): Invasive Fish and Wildlife Prevention Act

Introduced:

Mar 6, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 6, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Louise Slaughter
Representative for New York's 25th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 6, 2013
Length: 39 pages

See Instead:

S. 1153 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jun 12, 2013

About the bill

Full Title

To establish an improved regulatory process for injurious wildlife to prevent the introduction and establishment in the United States of nonnative wildlife and wild animal pathogens and parasites that are likely to cause harm.

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Related Bills

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S. 1153 (Related)
Invasive Fish and Wildlife Prevention Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 12, 2013

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History

Introduced
Mar 6, 2013

Details

Cosponsors
32 cosponsors (32D) (show)
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