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H.R. 925: America’s Conservation Enhancement Act

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An Act to improve protections for wildlife, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Mike Thompson

Sponsor. Representative for California's 5th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jan 9, 2020
Length: 100 pages
Introduced
Jan 30, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Passed Senate with Changes (back to House) on Jan 9, 2020

This bill has been passed in the House and the Senate, but the Senate made changes and sent it back to the House on January 9, 2020.

Prognosis
2% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Thompson, Wittman Bill to Extend North American Wetlands Conservation Act Passes the House
    — Rep. Mike Thompson [D-CA5] (Sponsor) on Nov 20, 2019

Wittman, Thompson Bill to Extend North American Wetlands Conservation Act Passes the House
    — Rep. Robert Wittman [R-VA1] (Co-sponsor) on Nov 21, 2019

House Passes Collection of Bipartisan Conservation Bills, Including Ban on Trade in Shark Fins, Extension of Wetlands Conservation Program
    — Rep. Raúl Grijalva [D-AZ3] on Nov 21, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 925 will add $300 million in new spending through 2029.

History

Jan 30, 2019
 
Introduced

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Sep 25, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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Nov 13, 2019
 
Reported by House Committee on Natural Resources

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

Nov 20, 2019
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jan 9, 2020
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

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House Approves Senate Changes

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 925 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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