S. 847 (113th): Polar Bear Conservation and Fairness Act of 2013

Introduced:

Apr 25, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 25, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Michael Crapo
Senior Senator from Idaho
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 25, 2013
Length: 4 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 1818 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Jul 31, 2013

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972 to allow the importation of polar bear trophies taken in sport hunts in Canada before the date on which the polar bear was determined to be a threatened species under the Endangered Species Act of 1973.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 1818 (Related)
Polar Bear Conservation and Fairness Act of 2013

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 31, 2013

H.R. 3590 (Related)
SHARE Act

Passed House
Last Action: Feb 5, 2014

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 847” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Apr 25, 2013

Details

Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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