IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
July 27, 2005
Mr. Jeffords (for himself, Mr. Chafee, Mr. Lieberman, and Mr. Lautenberg) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works
To amend the Lacey Act Amendments of 1981 to add non-human primates to the definition of prohibited wildlife species.
This Act may be cited as the
Captive Primate Safety Act of
Addition of Non-Human Primates to the Definition of Prohibited Wildlife Species
Section 2(g) of the Lacey Act Amendments of
1981 (16 U.S.C. 3371(g)) is amended by inserting
or any non-human
primate before the period at the end.