S. 1915 (109th): Virgie S. Arden American Horse Slaughter Prevention Act

Introduced:

Oct 25, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 25, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Ensign

Senator from Nevada

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 25, 2005
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Horse Protection Act to prohibit the shipping, transporting, moving, delivering, receiving, possessing, purchasing, selling, or donation of horses and other equines to be slaughtered for human consumption, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 503 (Related)
Horse Slaughter Prohibition bill

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 7, 2006

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The “S.” in “S. 1915” means this is a Senate 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.

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History

Introduced
Oct 25, 2005

Details

Cosponsors
34 cosponsors (26D, 8R) (show)
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Votes

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