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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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 12th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 27, 2000
Length: 17 pages
Jul 27, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 27, 2000, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 27, 2000
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H.R. 5057 (106th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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