H.Res.173 - Recognizing the achievements and contributions of the National Wildlife Refuge System on the occasion of its centennial anniversary and expressing strong support for the continued success of the National Wildlife Refuge System.108th Congress (2003-2004)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Boyd, Allen [D-FL-2] (Introduced 04/03/2003)|
|Committees:||House - Resources|
|Latest Action:||04/29/2003 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.|
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- Public Lands and Natural Resources
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Summary: H.Res.173 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Bill Information (Except Text)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced in the House on April 3, 2003. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Passed House without amendment (04/29/2003)
Recognizes the achievements and contributions of the National Wildlife Refuge System on the occasion of its centennial anniversary.
Expresses strong support for the continued success of the System.
Encourages the United States Fish and Wildlife Service in its efforts to broaden understanding and appreciation for the System by: (1) increasing partnerships on behalf of the refuge system to better manage and monitor wildlife; and (2) continuing its support of wildlife dependent recreational activities as embodied in the Refuge System Improvement Act of 1997.
Reaffirms the commitment of the House of Representatives to the National Wildlife Refuge System and the conservation of the rich natural heritage of the United States.