H.R. 1018 (111th): Restore Our American Mustangs Act


Feb 12, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 17, 2009 but was never passed by the Senate.


Nick Rahall II

Representative for West Virginia's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 20, 2009
Length: 20 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Wild Free-Roaming Horses and Burros Act to improve the management and long-term health of wild free-roaming horses and burros, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/17/2009--Passed House amended.Restore Our American Mustangs Act - Amends the Wild Free-Roaming Horses and Burros Act to revise provisions concerning the management of such animals.Section5 - Requires the Secretary of ... Read more >

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Feb 12, 2009

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Apr 29, 2009
Reported by Committee

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Jul 17, 2009
Passed House

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1018”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


7 cosponsors (7D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Jul 17, 2009 12:55 p.m.
Failed 74/348
Jul 17, 2009 1:15 p.m.
Passed 239/185

Related Bills

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S. 1579 (Related)
Restore Our American Mustangs Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 5, 2009

H.Res. 653 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jul 17, 2009

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