A bill to amend the Lacey Act Amendments of 1981 to add non-human primates to the definition of prohibited wildlife species.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Vermont. Independent.
Last Updated: Jul 12, 2006
Length: 2 pages
Jul 27, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on July 11, 2006 but was never passed by the House.
Jul 27, 2005
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 23, 2006
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Jul 11, 2006
Passed Senate (House next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
S. 1509 (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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Civic Impulse. (2018). S. 1509 — 109th Congress: Captive Primate Safety Act of 2005. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s1509
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