H.R. 1280 (110th): Pet Safety and Protection Act of 2007


Mar 1, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 1, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Michael “Mike” Doyle Jr.

Representative for Pennsylvania's 14th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 1, 2007
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Animal Welfare Act to ensure that all dogs and cats used by research facilities are obtained legally.

Summary (CRS)

3/1/2007--Introduced.Pet Safety and Protection Act of 2007 - Amends the Animal Welfare Act to list permissible sources of dogs and cats used by research facilities to include dogs and cats ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 1, 2007

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1280”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


130 cosponsors (104D, 26R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 3907 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 22, 2009

S. 714 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 28, 2007

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