S 249

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

S. 249

To amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to provide that Act shall not apply to any gray wolf (Canis lupus).

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

February 1, 2011

Mr. HATCH (for himself, Mr. BARRASSO, Mr. CRAPO, Mr. RISCH, Mr. MCCAIN, Mr. KYL, Mr. LEE, and Mr. ENZI) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works


A BILL

To amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to provide that Act shall not apply to any gray wolf (Canis lupus).

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. EXEMPTION OF GRAY WOLF FROM ENDANGERED SPECIES ACT OF 1973.

    Section 4 of the Endangered Species Act of 1973 (16 U.S.C. 1533) is amended by adding at the end the following:

    `(j) Exemption of Gray Wolf- This Act shall not apply to any gray wolf (Canis lupus).'.

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