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- 4/22/1982--Introduced.Amends Federal law to authorize civil penalties for violations of various animal and plant quarantine provisions. Adds specified criminal penalties and increases specified fines for such violations. Eliminates specified conveyance ... Read more >
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Jan 12, 1983
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