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Apr 17, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on April 17, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 10th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 17, 2008
Length: 8 pages
To prohibit the conducting of invasive research on great apes, and for other purposes.
4/17/2008--Introduced.Great Ape Protection Act - Prohibits: (1) persons from conducting invasive research on great apes; (2) federal funds from being used to conduct such research; (3) persons from knowingly importing, ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5852 — 110th Congress: Great Ape Protection Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5852
“H.R. 5852 — 110th Congress: Great Ape Protection Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. November 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5852>
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