S. 2899 (95th): Endangered Species Act Amendments


Apr 12, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978


Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 10, 1978

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 10, 1978.


Pub.L. 95-632


John Culver

Senator from Iowa



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Last Updated: Nov 10, 1978

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to establish an Endangered Species interagency committee to review certain actions to determine whether exemptions from certain requirements of that Act should be granted for such actions.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 14104 (Related)
Endangered Species Act Amendments

Passed House
Last Action: Oct 14, 1978

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 2899” means this is a Senate 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.


Apr 12, 1978
Reported by Committee
May 15, 1978
Passed Senate
Jul 19, 1978
Passed House with Changes
Oct 14, 1978
Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 10, 1978


3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Jul 19, 1978 midnight
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