S. 1509 (109th): Captive Primate Safety Act of 2005

Introduced:

Jul 27, 2005
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 Senate on July 11, 2006 but was never passed by the House.

Sponsor:

James “Jim” Jeffords

Senator from Vermont

Independent

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 12, 2006
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Lacey Act Amendments of 1981 to add non-human primates to the definition of prohibited wildlife species.

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History

Jul 27, 2005
 
Introduced

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May 23, 2006
 
Reported by Committee

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Jul 11, 2006
 
Passed Senate

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.

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