H.R.5638 - American Sovereignty and Species Protection Act116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Biggs, Andy [R-AZ-5] (Introduced 01/16/2020)|
|Committees:||House - Natural Resources|
|Latest Action:||House - 01/21/2020 Referred to the Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife. (All Actions)|
This bill has the status Introduced
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Summary: H.R.5638 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/16/2020)
American Sovereignty and Species Protection Act
This bill revises requirements governing the protection of endangered or threatened species.
Specifically, the bill limits such protection to native species.
In addition, the bill prohibits certain funding for endangered or threatened species from being used to purchase land in foreign countries.