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S. 1940 (115th): 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. Senator for Delaware. Democrat.

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

Oct 5, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

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 (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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