S. 668 (107th): Pet Safety and Protection Act of 2001


Mar 30, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 30, 2001, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Daniel Akaka

Senator from Hawaii



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Last Updated: Mar 30, 2001
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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)

3/30/2001--Introduced.Pet Safety and Protection Act of 2001 - 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.


Mar 30, 2001

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 668”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 1522 (106th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 5, 1999

S. 2346 (108th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 26, 2004

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