To designate the Atlantic striped bass as the National Fish of the United States.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 28, 2015
Length: 4 pages
Apr 28, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 28, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Apr 28, 2015
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H.R. 2040 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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