S.831 - A bill to direct the Secretary of the Interior to reissue final rules relating to listing the gray wolf in the Western Great Lakes and Wyoming under the Endangered Species Act of 1973.116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Johnson, Ron [R-WI] (Introduced 03/14/2019)|
|Committees:||Senate - Environment and Public Works|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 03/14/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.831 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (03/14/2019)
This bill addresses the removal of federal protections for the gray wolf (Canis lupus).
Specifically, the Department of the Interior must reinstate a rule that removed the gray wolf in the Western Great Lakes region from the endangered and threatened species list. The bill exempts the reinstated rule from judicial review.
In addition, it exempts from judicial review a reinstated rule that removes the gray wolf in Wyoming from the list.