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Federal - H J Res 69

Congressional Review Act – FWS Alaska Predator Control Rule

Introduced

February 7, 2017

Description

A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule of the Department of the Interior relating to "Non-Subsistence Take of Wildlife, and Public Participation and Closure Procedures, on National Wildlife Refuges in Alaska".

Our Position

Oppose

Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 2

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  • April 3, 2017 — Became Public Law, PL 115-20, 131 Stat. 86. Congressional Record p. D414

  • April 3, 2017 — Signed by the president. Congressional Record p. H5429

  • March 27, 2017 — Enrolled measure signed in the Senate. Congressional Record p. S1994

  • March 27, 2017 — Enrolled measure signed in the House. Congressional Record p. H2462

  • March 21, 2017 — Measure cleared for the president. Congressional Record p. S1884

  • March 21, 2017Senate Vote 92 Alaska Predator Control Disapproval — Passage
    Passage of the joint resolution that would disapprove and nullify an Interior Department rule that prohibits certain predator control practices on national wildlife refuges in Alaska, including capturing bears using traps and killing wolves and coyotes during denning season. Passed (thus cleared for the president) 52-47. Congressional Record p. S1884

  • March 21, 2017 — Considered by the Senate. Congressional Record p. S1864-S1884

  • March 21, 2017 — McConnell, R-Ky., motion to proceed to the joint resolution, agreed to by voice vote. Congressional Record p. S1864

  • Feb. 17, 2017Trott, R-Mich., House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.98, and would have voted yea if present. Congressional Record p. E222

  • Feb. 17, 2017Trott, R-Mich., House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.98, and would have voted yea if present. Congressional Record p. E222

  • Feb. 17, 2017D.M. Payne, D-N.J., House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.94, and would have voted nay if present. Congressional Record p. E221

  • Feb. 17, 2017D.M. Payne, D-N.J., House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.93, and would have voted nay if present. Congressional Record p. E221

  • Feb. 17, 2017 — Received in the Senate and held at the desk. (In the legislative day that began on Feb. 16, 2017.) Congressional Record p. S1393

  • Feb. 16, 2017Curbelo, R-Fla., House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.98, and would have voted yea if present. Congressional Record p. H1280

  • Feb. 16, 2017House Vote 98 Alaskan Predator Hunting Disapproval — Passage
    Passage of the joint resolution that would nullify and disapprove of an Interior Department rule that prohibits certain predator control methods on federal lands in Alaska. The rule prevents Alaska, which typically has the authority to manage hunting and trapping practices on federal lands within the state, from allowing certain non-subsistence hunting practices on national wildlife refuges. Under the rule, prohibited practices include using traps to hunt bears and the taking of wolves and coyotes during denning season. Passed 225-193. Congressional Record p. H1278-H1279

  • Feb. 16, 2017 — Considered by the House. Congressional Record p. H1259-H1268, H1278-H1279

  • Feb. 15, 2017E.L. Carter, R-Ga., House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.94, and would have voted yea if present. Congressional Record p. H1223

  • Feb. 15, 2017E.L. Carter, R-Ga., House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.93, and would have voted yea if present. Congressional Record p. H1223

  • Feb. 15, 2017Soto, D-Fla., House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.93, and would have voted nay if present. Congressional Record p. H1199

  • Feb. 15, 2017R. Davis, R-Ill., House speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.93, and would have voted yea if present. Congressional Record p. H1199

  • Feb. 15, 2017House Vote 94 Family Planning Funding Disapproval and Alaskan Predator Hunting Disapproval — Rule
    Adoption of the rule (H Res 123) that would provide for House floor consideration of the joint resolution (H J Res 43) that would nullify and disapprove of a Health and Human Services Department rule that prevents states from restricting federal family planning funding to a health provider, such as denying funds to a center that provides abortions, for any basis other than its ability to provide health services. It would also provide for consideration of a joint resolution (H J Res 69) that would nullify an Interior Department rule that prohibits certain predator control methods in national wildlife refuges in Alaska. Adopted 233-188. Congressional Record p. H1199-H1200

  • Feb. 15, 2017House Vote 93 Family Planning Funding Disapproval and Alaskan Predator Hunting Disapproval — Previous Question
    Burgess, R-Texas, motion to order the previous question (thus ending debate and possibility of amendment) on the rule (H Res 123) that would provide for House floor consideration of the joint resolution (H J Res 43) that would nullify and disapprove of a Health and Human Services Department rule that prevents states from restricting federal family planning funding to a health provider, such as denying funds to a center that provides abortions, for any basis other than its ability to provide health services. It would also provide for consideration of a joint resolution (H J Res 69) that would nullify an Interior Department rule that prohibits certain predator control methods in national wildlife refuges in Alaska. Motion agreed to 233-190. Congressional Record p. H1199

  • Feb. 14, 2017 — Rules Committee resolution, H Res 123, reported to the House as a rule for H J Res 69.

  • Feb. 14, 2017 — House Rules Committee granted a closed rule providing for consideration of the bill. Congressional Record p. H1160, H1183

  • Feb. 14, 2017 — Full committee proceeding held by the House Rules Committee.

  • Feb. 13, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Mooney, (R-W.Va.)Sessions, (R-Texas)
  • Feb. 7, 2017 — Read twice and referred to: House Natural Resources.Congressional Record p. H1083