S. 2427 (97th): A bill to authorize civil penalties for violations of various laws for preventing the introduction and dissemination of livestock and poultry diseases, plant diseases, and plant pests.
Apr 22, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 22, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from North Carolina
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- Summary (CRS)
- 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 ...
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 12, 1983
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