Senate Bill 219
115th Congress(2017-2018)
Safeguard Aquaculture Farmers Act
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on Jan 24, 2017
Overview
Text
Sponsor
Introduced
Jan 24, 2017
Latest Action
Jan 24, 2017
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Bill
Bill
The primary form of legislative measure used to propose law. Depending on the chamber of origin, bills begin with a designation of either H.R. or S. Joint resolution is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
219
Congress
115
Policy Area
Animals
Animals
Primary focus of measure is animal protection; human-animal relationships; wildlife conservation and habitat protection; veterinary medicine. Measures concerning endangered or threatened species may fall under Environmental Protection policy area. Measures concerning wildlife refuge matters may fall under Public Lands and Natural Resources policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
Arkansas
Arkansas
Mississippi
Mississippi
North Carolina
No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

Safeguard Aquaculture Farmers Act

This bill provides the force and effect of law for certain regulations that allow for the taking of double-crested cormorants (birds) that eat fish at aquaculture facilities.

Text (1)
January 24, 2017
Actions (2)
01/24/2017
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.
01/24/2017
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Jan 25, 2017 4:45:58 AM
Updated
Dec 5, 2020 7:07:28 AM