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H.R. 742 (116th): Migratory Bird Framework and Hunting Opportunities for Veterans Act

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To amend the Migratory Bird Treaty Act to establish January 31 of each year as the Federal framework closing date for the duck hunting season and to establish special duck hunting days for youths, veterans, and active military personnel, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Rob Bishop

Sponsor. Representative for Utah's 1st congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 24, 2019
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
Jan 24, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Enacted Via Other Measures

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This bill was incorporated into:

S. 47: John D. Dingell, Jr. Conservation, Management, and Recreation Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Mar 12, 2019. (compare text)
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History

Jan 24, 2019
 
Introduced

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Mar 10, 2020
 
Considered by House Committee on Agriculture

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H.R. 742 (116th) 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 742. 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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