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H.R. 3916: 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

Status:

Ordered Reported on May 16, 2018

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on May 16, 2018.

Prognosis:

40% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Oct 3, 2017
 
Introduced

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Oct 12, 2017
 
Considered by Water, Power and Oceans

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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 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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