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Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Jul 13, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
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.
Representative for Louisiana's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 7, 2006
Length: 3 pages
Amends the Public Health Service Act to repeal provisions providing for the removal of surplus chimpanzees from a sanctuary facility. Prohibits use of such chimpanzees for research except for noninvasive ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3295 (110th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5798”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5798 — 109th Congress: To amend the Public Health Service Act to modify the program for the sanctuary system .... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr5798
“H.R. 5798 — 109th Congress: To amend the Public Health Service Act to modify the program for the sanctuary system ....” www.GovTrack.us. 2006. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr5798>
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