H.R. 3173, The Asian Carp Prevention and Control Act
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H.R. 3173 would amend section 42 of title 18, United States Code, to prohibit the importation and shipment of certain species of carp.
Asian Carp Prevention and Control Act - Amends the Lacey Act to add the bighead carp of the species Hypophthalmichthys nobilis to the list of injurious species that are prohibited from being shipped or imported into the United States.
Status of the Legislation
Latest Major Action: 8/19/2009: Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
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