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H.R. 249 (110th): To restore the prohibition on the commercial sale and slaughter of wild free-roaming horses and burros.

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Nick Rahall II

Sponsor. Representative for West Virginia's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Apr 26, 2007
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Jan 5, 2007
110th Congress (2007–2009)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 26, 2007 but was never passed by the Senate.

Cosponsors

17 Cosponsors (11 Democrats, 6 Republicans)

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History

Jan 5, 2007
 
Introduced

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Mar 7, 2007
 
Ordered Reported

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Apr 26, 2007
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

H.R. 249 (110th) was a 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 249. This is the one from the 110th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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