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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
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.
6 cosponsors (3R, 3D) (show)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1509 — 109th Congress: Captive Primate Safety Act of 2005. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s1509
“S. 1509 — 109th Congress: Captive Primate Safety Act of 2005.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. May 24, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s1509>
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