H.R.542: To limit restrictions on deer hunting within the Kisatchie National Forest.

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about public lands and natural resources
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Sponsor John Fleming, R-La.
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced Feb. 6, 2013
Latest Major Action Feb. 25, 2013
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Bill Summary

Prohibits the Secretary of Agriculture (USDA) from restricting the use of dogs in deer hunting activities within the Kisatchie National Forest in Louisiana unless those restrictions are applicable to the smallest practicable parts and are necessary for the reduction or control of trespassing onto adjacent land.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Feb. 25, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Conservation, Energy, and Forestry.
Feb. 6, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.