S. 1522 (106th): Pet Safety and Protection Act of 1999


Aug 5, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 5, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Daniel Akaka

Senator from Hawaii



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Last Updated: Aug 5, 1999
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Animal Welfare Act to ensure that all dogs and cats used by research facilities are obtained legally.

Summary (CRS)

8/5/1999--Introduced.Pet Safety and Protection Act of 1999 - Amends the Animal Welfare Act regarding permissible sources of research facility dogs and cats which include licensed dealers, registered public pounds or ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Aug 5, 1999

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1522”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 2202 (105th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 23, 1998

S. 668 (107th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 30, 2001

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