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S.2363: Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2014

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about public lands and natural resources
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Sponsor Kay Hagan, D-N.C.
Total Cosponsors 46 (19 Democrats, 1 Independent, 26 Republicans)
Introduced May 20, 2014
Latest Major Action July 10, 2014
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Bill Progress

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  • Bill signed into law

Bill Summary

Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2014 - Revises a variety of existing programs to expand access to, and opportunities for, hunting, fishing, and recreational shooting.

Reauthorizes the Federal Land Transaction Facilitation Act, the North American Wetlands Conservation Act, and the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Establishment Act.

Gives the Secretary of the Interior permanent authority to permit states to issue temporary electronic duck stamps (federal licenses required for hunting migratory waterfowl).

Exempts components of firearms and ammunition and sport fishing equipment and its components (such as lead sinkers) from regulations of chemical substances under the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA).

Increases the proportion of funding from the Pittman-Robertson Wildlife Restoration Act that states may use for public target ranges.

Requires the Secretary to issue permits for the importation of polar bear parts taken in sports hunts in ...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
July 10, 2014

Cloture on the bill not invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 41 - 56. Record Vote Number: 220. (consideration: CR S4377-4378; text: CR S4377)

July 10, 2014 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S4377-4378)
July 9, 2014 Cloture motion on the bill presented in Senate. (consideration: CR S4298; text: CR S4298)
July 9, 2014 Motion by Senator Reid to commit to Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources with instructions to report back forthwith with amendment SA 3491 made in Senate. (consideration: CR S4298)
July 9, 2014 Measure laid before Senate by motion. (consideration: CR S4298-4324)
July 9, 2014 Motion to proceed to consideration of measure agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
July 9, 2014 Motion to proceed to measure considered in Senate. (consideration: CR S4298)
July 8, 2014 Motion to proceed to measure considered in Senate. (consideration: CR S4244-4246, S4248-4261)
July 7, 2014

Cloture on the motion to proceed to the measure invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 82 - 12. Record Vote Number: 218. (consideration: CR S4210-4211; text: CR S4210)

July 7, 2014 Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate. (consideration: CR S4197, S4210-4211)
June 26, 2014 Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate. (consideration: CR S4095)
June 25, 2014 Cloture motion on the motion to proceed to the measure presented in Senate. (consideration: CR S3997; text: CR S3997)
June 25, 2014 Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate. (consideration: CR S3949, S3991, S3997)
June 24, 2014 Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate. (consideration: CR S3903)
June 23, 2014 Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate. (consideration: CR S3887)
June 19, 2014 Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate. (consideration: CR S3845-3847)
June 5, 2014 Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate. (consideration: CR S3433)
June 4, 2014 Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate. (consideration: CR S3387)
June 3, 2014 Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate. (consideration: CR S3345)
June 2, 2014 Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate. (consideration: CR S3319)
May 22, 2014 Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate. (consideration: CR S3245-3246, S2373-3278)
May 21, 2014 Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 384.
May 20, 2014 Introduced in the Senate. Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.