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Jul 27, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000
This bill was introduced on July 27, 2000, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 12th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 27, 2000
Length: 17 pages
To amend the Animal Welfare Act to regulate the personal possession of certain wild animals and to amend title 18 of the United States Code, to prohibit the transport or possession of certain wild animals for purposes of hunting them.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5057 — 106th Congress: Shambala Wild Animal Protection Act of 2000. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/hr5057
“H.R. 5057 — 106th Congress: Shambala Wild Animal Protection Act of 2000.” www.GovTrack.us. 2000. February 10, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/hr5057>
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