H.R. 4733 (111th): Prevention of Farm Animal Cruelty Act

To promote the well-being of farm animals by requiring Federal agencies to procure food products derived from certain animals only from sources that raised the animals free from cruelty and abuse, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Mar 2, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 2, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Diane Watson

Representative for California's 33rd congressional district



Read Text »
Last Updated: Mar 2, 2010
Length: 4 pages


Mar 2, 2010

This is the first step in the legislative process.

H.R. 4733 (111th) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

How to cite this information.

We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:

“H.R. 4733 — 111th Congress: Prevention of Farm Animal Cruelty Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. October 28, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr4733>

Where is this information from?

GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.