H.R. 1326 (111th): Great Ape Protection Act of 2009

Introduced:

Mar 5, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 5, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Edolphus “Ed” Towns
Representative for New York's 10th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 5, 2009
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To prohibit the conducting of invasive research on great apes, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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S. 3694 (Related)
Great Ape Protection Act of 2010

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 3, 2010

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 1326” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Mar 5, 2009

Details

Cosponsors
160 cosponsors (142D, 18R) (show)
Committee Assignments
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Votes

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