H.R. 137 (110th): Animal Fighting Prohibition Enforcement Act of 2007

Introduced:

Jan 4, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on May 3, 2007

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on May 3, 2007.

Law:

Pub.L. 110-22

Sponsor:

Elton Gallegly

Representative for California's 24th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 3, 2007
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 18, United States Code, to strengthen prohibitions against animal fighting, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 261 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Mar 15, 2007

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 137” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

History

Introduced
Jan 4, 2007
Reported by Committee
Feb 6, 2007
Passed House
Mar 26, 2007
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Passed Senate
Apr 10, 2007
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
May 3, 2007

Details

Cosponsors
303 cosponsors (181D, 122R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Mar 26, 2007 7:03 p.m.
Passed 368/39

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