A bill to amend the Lacey Act Amendments of 1981 to prohibit the importation, exportation, transportation, sale, receipt, acquisition, and purchase in interstate or foreign commerce, or in a manner substantially affecting interstate or foreign commerce, of any live animal of any prohibited wildlife species.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Connecticut. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 26, 2019
Length: 7 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on September 26, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Sep 26, 2019
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S. 2562 (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 S. 2562. 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 enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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