To amend title 18, United States Code, to strengthen prohibitions against animal fighting, and for other purposes.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 24th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 3, 2007
Length: 2 pages
110th Congress (2007–2009)
Enacted — Signed by the President on May 3, 2007
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on May 3, 2007.
What legislators are saying
“Blumenauer Animal Fighting Prohibition Bill Passes in House”
— Rep. Earl Blumenauer [D-OR3] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 26, 2007
H.R. 137 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Animal Fighting Prohibition Enforcement Act of 2007, Pub. L. No. 110-22, H.R. 137, 110th Cong..
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