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S. 1940: Keep America’s Refuges Operational Act

A bill to amend the Fish and Wildlife Act of 1956 to reauthorize the volunteer services, community partnership, and refuge education programs of the National Wildlife Refuge System, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Thomas Carper

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Delaware. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Oct 5, 2017
Length: 2 pages
Introduced:

Oct 5, 2017

Status:

Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted, so there will not likely be further activity on this bill.

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

See Instead:

H.R. 3979 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Apr 23, 2018

History

Oct 5, 2017
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

S. 1940 is 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.

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