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- 7/16/2009--Introduced.Sets forth the rule for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1018) to amend the Wild Free-Roaming Horses and Burros Act to improve the management and long-term health of wild free-roaming ... Read more >
Last Action: Jul 17, 2009
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On Ordering the Previous Question: H RES 653 Rule providing for the consideration of H.R. 1018, the Restore Our American Mustangs ActJul 17, 2009 10:53 a.m.
Passed 232/188Jul 17, 2009 11 a.m.
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