H.R. 5057 (106th): Shambala Wild Animal Protection Act of 2000

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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Jul 27, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 27, 2000, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Tom Lantos

Representative for California's 12th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 27, 2000
Length: 17 pages

History

Jul 27, 2000
 
Introduced

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H.R. 5057 (106th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 106th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1999 to Dec 15, 2000. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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