To improve the management of forage fish.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 12th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 10, 2019
Length: 10 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on April 10, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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20 Cosponsors (10 Democrats, 10 Republicans)
Apr 10, 2019
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Jan 14, 2020
Considered by Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
H.R. 2236 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2236. This is the one from the 116th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Forage Fish Conservation Act, H.R. 2236, 116th Cong. (2019).
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