To authorize a special resource study on the spread vectors of chronic wasting disease in Cervidae, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Louisiana's 5th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 28, 2018
Length: 7 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on June 28, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Chronic wasting disease killing deer across the U.S. and Canada”
— Rep. Ralph Abraham [R-LA5] (Sponsor) on Jul 23, 2018
“Abraham bill aims to stop Chronic Wasting Disease in deer”
— Rep. Ralph Abraham [R-LA5] (Sponsor) on Jul 12, 2018
Jun 28, 2018
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Jan 29, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 837.
H.R. 6272 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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