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H.R. 5885 (115th): WILD Act

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To reauthorize the Partners for Fish and Wildlife Program and certain wildlife conservation funds, to establish prize competitions relating to the prevention of wildlife poaching and trafficking, wildlife conservation, the management of invasive species, and the protection of endangered species, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Alan Lowenthal

Sponsor. Representative for California's 47th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: May 18, 2018
Length: 54 pages
Introduced
May 18, 2018
115th Congress (2017–2019)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 18, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).

Cosponsors

21 Cosponsors (15 Democrats, 6 Republicans)

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History

May 18, 2018
 
Introduced

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H.R. 5885 (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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 5885. This is the one from the 115th Congress.

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

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