S. 170 (113th): Recreational Fishing and Hunting Heritage and Opportunities Act


Jan 29, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 29, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Lisa Murkowski

Senior Senator from Alaska



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Last Updated: Jan 29, 2013
Length: 13 pages

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H.R. 1825 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Jun 12, 2013

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to recognize the heritage of recreational fishing, hunting, and recreational shooting on Federal public land and ensure continued opportunities for those activities.

Summary (CRS)

1/29/2013--Introduced.Recreational Fishing and Hunting Heritage and Opportunities Act - Requires a federal public land management official, in cooperation with the respective state and fish and wildlife agency, to exercise the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 29, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 170”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


15 cosponsors (14R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 2066 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 2, 2012

H.R. 1825 (Related)
Recreational Fishing and Hunting Heritage and Opportunities Act

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 12, 2013

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