S. 1916 (110th): Chimp Haven is Home Act

Introduced:

Aug 1, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 26, 2007

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 26, 2007.

Law:

Pub.L. 110-170

Sponsor:

Richard Burr

Senator from North Carolina

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 22, 2007
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to modify the program for the sanctuary system for surplus chimpanzees by terminating the authority for the removal of chimpanzees from the system for research purposes.

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History

Aug 1, 2007
 
Introduced

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Nov 14, 2007
 
Reported by Committee

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Dec 13, 2007
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 19, 2007
 
Passed House

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 without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 26, 2007
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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Details

Cosponsors
3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments
Health

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 3295 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 1, 2007

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