To reverse the Department of the Interior's listing of the lesser prairie chicken as a threatened species under the Endangered Species Act of 1973, to prevent further consideration of listing of such species as a threatened species or endangered species under that Act pending implementation of the Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies' Lesser Prairie-Chicken Range-Wide Conservation Plan and other conservation measures, and for other purposes.
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Feb 2, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 2, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Oklahoma's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 2, 2015
Length: 4 pages
Earlier Version — Introduced
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