Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 9th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 27, 2018
Length: 2 pages
Jun 27, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 26, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jun 27, 2018
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Sep 26, 2018
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Dec 20, 2018
Reported by House Committee on Natural Resources
A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.
Jan 9, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 417.
H.R. 6255 (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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To amend title 18, United States Code, to establish measures to combat invasive lionfish, and for other purposes, H.R. 6255, 115th Cong. (2018).
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