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Official Title as Introduced

A bill to provide for starling and blackbird control in Kentucky and Tennessee.


Actions Overview (7)

Date Actions Overview
02/04/1976Public law 94-207.
02/04/1976Signed by President.
01/28/1976Measure presented to President.
01/27/1976Passed/agreed to in Senate: Measure passed Senate in lieu of S. 2873.
01/27/1976Passed/agreed to in House: Measure passed House.
01/27/1976Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries discharged in House.
01/27/1976Introduced in House

All Actions (13)

Date Chamber All Actions
02/04/1976Public law 94-207.
02/04/1976Signed by President.
01/28/1976HouseMeasure presented to President.
01/28/1976Measure enrolled in Senate.
01/28/1976Measure enrolled in House.
01/27/1976SenateMeasure passed Senate in lieu of S. 2873.
01/27/1976SenateMeasure considered in Senate.
01/27/1976SenateMeasure called up by unanimous consent in Senate.
01/27/1976HouseMeasure passed House.
01/27/1976HouseMeasure considered in House.
01/27/1976HouseCommittee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries discharged in House.
01/27/1976HouseReferred to House Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries.
01/27/1976HouseIntroduced in House

Cosponsors (14)


Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Merchant Marine and Fisheries01/27/1976 Referred to
01/27/1976 Discharged from

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Subjects (10)


Latest Summary (1)

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Introduced in House (01/27/1976)

Declares that large concentrations of starlings, grackles, blackbirds, and other birds in Kentucky and Tennessee pose a hazard to public health and safety. Declares that an emergency exists requiring immediate action with insufficient time for compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969.

Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior, upon certification by the Governor of either or both States, to treat roosts with greater than 500,000 birds with chemicals approved for bird control purposes.

Declares that the provisions of the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 and the Federal Environmental Pesticide Control Act shall not apply to any such blackbird control activities undertaken by Kentucky or Tennessee on or before April 15, 1976, or by the Federal Government within those States.