S. 311 (110th): A bill 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 April 25, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Mary Landrieu

Senator from Louisiana

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 14, 2007
Length: 6 pages

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History

Jan 17, 2007
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 25, 2007
 
Reported by Committee

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Cosponsors
38 cosponsors (28D, 8R, 2I) (show)
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Votes

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 503 (Related)
To amend the Horse Protection Act to prohibit the shipping, transporting, moving, delivering, receiving, ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 17, 2007

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