H.R. 2964 (110th): Captive Primate Safety Act

Introduced:

Jul 10, 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 June 17, 2008 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Eddie Johnson

Representative for Texas's 30th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 1, 2008
Length: 10 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Lacey Act Amendments of 1981 to treat nonhuman primates as prohibited wildlife species under that Act, to make corrections in the provisions relating to captive wildlife offenses under that Act, 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.

H.R. 1329 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 16, 2005

S. 1498 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 31, 2007

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 2964” 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.

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History

Introduced
Jul 10, 2007
Reported by Committee
Jun 11, 2008
Passed House
Jun 17, 2008
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Details

Cosponsors
25 cosponsors (22D, 3R) (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
Jun 17, 2008 6:58 p.m.
Passed 302/96

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