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H.R. 6255: To amend title 18, United States Code, to establish measures to combat invasive lionfish, and for other purposes.

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Darren Soto

Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 9th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 27, 2018
Length: 2 pages
Introduced:

Jun 27, 2018

Status:

Ordered Reported on Sep 26, 2018

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on September 26, 2018.

Prognosis:

9% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jun 27, 2018
 
Introduced

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Sep 26, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 6255 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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