H.R. 5798 (109th): To amend the Public Health Service Act to modify the program for the sanctuary system for surplus chimpanzees by terminating the authority for the removal of chimpanzees from the system for research purposes.

Overview

Introduced:

Jul 13, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on December 6, 2006 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

James “Jim” McCrery III

Representative for Louisiana's 4th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 7, 2006
Length: 3 pages

History

Jul 13, 2006
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Dec 6, 2006
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

H.R. 5798 (109th) 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 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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