H.R. 1135: Defending Our Great Lakes Act of 2015

To provide an immediate measure to control the spread of aquatic nuisance species from the Mississippi River basin to the Great Lakes basin and to inform long-term measures to prevent the Interbasin transfer of aquatic nuisance species.

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Feb 26, 2015


Referred to Committee on Feb 26, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on February 26, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Candice Miller

Representative for Michigan's 10th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 26, 2015
Length: 10 pages


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Feb 26, 2015

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