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H.R. 37 (93rd): Endangered Species Conservation Act

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A bill to provide for the conservation, protection, and propagation of species or subspecies of fish and wildlife that are threatened with extinction or likely within the foreseeable future to become threatened with extinction, and for other purposes.

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Jan 3, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 18, 1973 but was never passed by the Senate.


John Dingell

Representative for Michigan's 16th congressional district


See Instead

S. 1983 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Dec 28, 1973



Jan 3, 1973

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Sep 18, 1973
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

H.R. 37 (93rd) 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 93rd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1973 to Dec 20, 1974. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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