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S.3525 Sportsmen's Act of 2012, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Nov 26, 2012 Returned to the Calendar. Calendar No. 504.

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  • This bill's most-recent vote occurred on November 26, 2012, with a roll call of 50 ayes, 44 nays, and 6 not voting.

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  • 81% of users support S.3525

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    Supporting Organizations

    • National Rifle Association

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    • American Sportfishing Association

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    • National Shooting Sports Foundation

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    • American Fisheries Society

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    • Pheasants Forever

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    • Animal Welfare Institute

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    • Born Free USA

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    • The Humane Society

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    • Gun Owners of America

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    • Natural Resources Defense Council

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    • NSSF: Inaccurate NY Times Commentary On The Sportsmen’s Act of 2012 - November 21, 2012 by Kaus Files - ...The Times ever spoke with anyone in the Interior Department or the Senate and ask from where the misinformation came. First, S.3525 does not end the ban against using lead ammunition to hunt waterfowl. The EPA has denied petitions to regulate tackle and

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      As noted by Kaus Files on November 21, 2012, "...The Times ever spoke with anyone in the Interior Department or the Senate and ask from where the misinformation came. First, S.3525 does not end the ban against using lead ammunition to hunt waterfowl. The EPA has denied petitions to regulate tackle and" (http://dailycaller.com/2012/11/21/nssf-inaccurate-ny-times-commentary-on-the-sportsmens-act-of-2012/)
    • Get Politically Active for Animals - September 20, 2012 by About.com: Animal Rights - ...or receptionist who will just make a note of your position. When you call, all you need to say is that you want them to oppose S.3525 because it threatens polar bears and all wildlife. Make the phone call first because time is short, then follow up with

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      As noted by About.com: Animal Rights on September 20, 2012, "...or receptionist who will just make a note of your position. When you call, all you need to say is that you want them to oppose S.3525 because it threatens polar bears and all wildlife. Make the phone call first because time is short, then follow up with" (http://animalrights.about.com/b/2012/09/20/get-politically-active-for-animals.htm)
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