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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History

Jan 4, 2007
 
Introduced

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Feb 6, 2007
 
Reported by Committee

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Mar 26, 2007
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Apr 10, 2007
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

May 3, 2007
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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Details

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

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

Related Bills

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S. 261 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Mar 15, 2007

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