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H.R. 3916 (115th): FISH Act

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To amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to vest in the Secretary of the Interior functions under that Act with respect to species of fish that spawn in fresh or estuarine waters and migrate to ocean waters, and species of fish that spawn in ocean waters and migrate to fresh waters.

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Sponsor and status

Ken Calvert

Sponsor. Representative for California's 42nd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 18, 2018
Length: 10 pages
Introduced:

Oct 3, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 16, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

History

Oct 3, 2017
 
Introduced

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Oct 12, 2017
 
Considered by Water, Oceans, and Wildlife

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May 16, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Jul 18, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Natural Resources

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H.R. 3916 (115th) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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