New Cosponsors — Dec 22, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee [D-TX18]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Eleanor Norton [D-DC0]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Ken Calvert [R-CA42]
The bill now has 160 cosponsors (142 Democrats, 18 Republicans).
Mar 5, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on March 5, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 10th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 5, 2009
Length: 8 pages
To prohibit the conducting of invasive research on great apes, and for other purposes.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 3, 2010
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1326 — 111th Congress: Great Ape Protection Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1326
“H.R. 1326 — 111th Congress: Great Ape Protection Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. July 31, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1326>
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