H.R. 503 (110th): To amend the Horse Protection Act to prohibit the shipping, transporting, moving, delivering, receiving, possessing, purchasing, selling, or donation of horses and other equines to be slaughtered for human consumption, and for other purposes.

Introduced:

Jan 17, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 17, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Janice “Jan” Schakowsky
Representative for Illinois's 9th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 17, 2007
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
1/17/2007--Introduced.Amends the Horse Protection Act to prohibit the shipping, transporting, moving, delivering, receiving, possessing, purchasing, selling, or donation of horses and other equines to be slaughtered for human consumption.Authorizes the ... Read more >
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Reported by Committee
Last Action: Apr 25, 2007

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History

Introduced
Jan 17, 2007

Details

Cosponsors
206 cosponsors (150D, 56R) (show)
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Votes

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